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List of the best Joe Pantoliano movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Joe Pantoliano's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Joe Pantoliano movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Joe Pantoliano movies will be at the top of the list. Joe Pantoliano has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Joe Pantoliano movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Joe Pantoliano films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Joe Pantoliano role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Joe Pantoliano performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

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Notable directors that have worked with Joe Pantoliano include names like Steven Spielberg, Michael Bay and Christopher Nolan.

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The Goonies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Joe Pantoliano Movies
The Goonies Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Richard Donner. The screenplay was written by Chris Columbus from a story by executive producer Steven Spielberg. The film's ...more

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The Matrix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Joe Pantoliano Movies
The Matrix Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss The Matrix is a 1999 American-Australian science fiction action film written and directed by The Wachowskis, starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, and Joe ...more

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Memento Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano Memento is a 2000 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan. The screenplay was written by Nolan based on his younger brother Jonathan Nolan's short story ...more

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Bad Boys Will Smith, Téa Leoni, Martin Lawrence Bad Boys is a 1995 American action comedy film produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, producers of Top Gun and Beverly Hills Cop, and directed by Michael Bay in his directorial debut. It ...more

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The Fugitive Julianne Moore, Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones The Fugitive is a 1993 American action film based on the 1960s television series of the same name created by Roy Huggins. The film was directed by Andrew Davis and stars Harrison Ford and Tommy ...more

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Joe Pantoliano Movies
Daredevil Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck, Colin Farrell Daredevil is a 2003 American neo-noir superhero film written and directed by Mark Steven Johnson. Based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, the film stars Ben Affleck as Matt ...more

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Risky Business Tom Cruise, Megan Mullally, Rebecca De Mornay Risky Business is a 1983 American romantic comedy film written by Paul Brickman in his directorial debut. It stars Tom Cruise and Rebecca De Mornay. The film launched Cruise to stardom. It ...more

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Canvas Marcia Gay Harden, Joe Pantoliano, Emma Lockhart Canvas is a 2006 drama film written and directed by Joseph Greco about a Florida family dealing with a mother who has schizophrenia. The film premiered October 2006 at the Hamptons International ...more

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Empire of the Sun Christian Bale, Ben Stiller, John Malkovich Empire of the Sun is a 1987 American coming of age war film based on J. G. Ballard's semi-autobiographical novel of the same name. Steven Spielberg directed the film, which stars Christian Bale, ...more

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Bad Boys II Megan Fox, Will Smith, Dan Marino Bad Boys II is a 2003 American action-comedy film directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and starring Martin Lawrence and Will Smith. The film is a sequel to the 1995 film Bad ...more

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Eddie and the Cruisers Tom Berenger, Ellen Barkin, Joe Pantoliano Eddie and the Cruisers is a 1983 American film directed by Martin Davidson with the screenplay written by the director and Arlene Davidson, based on the novel by P.F. Kluge. It was marketed with ...more

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Running Scared Billy Crystal, Jimmy Smits, Gregory Hines Running Scared is a 1986 action/comedy film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, and ...more

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Racing Stripes Hayden Panettiere, Snoop Dogg, Mandy Moore Racing Stripes is a 2005 American sports comedy-drama family film, directed by Frederik Du Chau, produced by Alcon Entertainment, distributed by Summit Entertainment and Warner Bros. and stars ...more

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians:... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Joe Pantoliano Movies
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan, Rosario Dawson Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief is a 2010 fantasy adventure film directed by Chris Columbus.

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U.S. Marshals Robert Downey Jr., Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes U.S. Marshals is a 1998 American thriller film directed by Stuart Baird. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Roy Huggins and John Pogue. The film is a sequel to the 1993 ...more

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Midnight Run Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin, Joe Pantoliano Midnight Run is a 1988 American action-comedy film directed by Martin Brest and starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin. Yaphet Kotto, John Ashton, Dennis Farina, Joe Pantoliano and Philip ...more

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La Bamba Lou Diamond Phillips, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Setzer La Bamba is a 1987 American biographical film written and directed by Luis Valdez that follows the life and career of Chicano rock 'n' roll star Ritchie Valens. The film stars Lou Diamond ...more

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Fly Away Home Anna Paquin, Dana Delany, Jeff Daniels Fly Away Home is a 1996 family drama film directed by Carroll Ballard. The film stars Anna Paquin, Jeff Daniels and Dana Delany. The film was released on September 13, 1996 by Columbia Pictures. ...more

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Baby's Day Out Cynthia Nixon, Lara Flynn Boyle, Joe Mantegna Baby's Day Out is een film.

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Amazon Women on the Moon Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher, Bryan Cranston Amazon Women on the Moon is a 1987 American satirical comedy film that parodies the experience of watching low-budget movies on late-night television. The film, featuring a large ensemble cast, ...more

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Unknown Victoria Justice, Jim Caviezel, Bridget Moynahan Unknown is a 2006 American crime-thriller film directed by Colombian filmmaker Simon Brand and starring Jim Caviezel, Greg Kinnear, Bridget Moynahan, Joe Pantoliano and Barry Pepper about a ...more

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The Amateurs Jeff Bridges, Lauren Graham, Judy Greer The Amateurs, originally called The Moguls, is a 2005 comedy film written and directed by Michael Traeger and starring Jeff Bridges. The story revolves around six friends in a small town in the ...more

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Congo Tim Curry, Laura Linney, Jimmy Buffett Congo is a 1995 action adventure film loosely based on Michael Crichton's novel of the same name. It was directed by Frank Marshall and stars Laura Linney, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson, Tim Curry, ...more

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Cats & Dogs Alec Baldwin, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Goldblum Cats & Dogs is a 2001 American-Australian action-comedy film, directed by Lawrence Guterman. The screenplay by John Requa and Glenn Ficarra centers on the relationships between cats and ...more

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Black and White Robert Downey Jr., Mike Tyson, Brooke Shields Black and White is a 1999 American film directed by James Toback, starring Robert Downey, Jr., Gaby Hoffmann, Allan Houston, Jared Leto, Scott Caan, Claudia Schiffer, Brooke Shields, Bijou ...more

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The Adventures of Pluto Nash Eddie Murphy, Alec Baldwin, Rosario Dawson The Adventures of Pluto Nash is a 2002 Australian-American science fiction comedy film directed by Ron Underwood and starring Eddie Murphy.

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The Idolmaker Maureen McCormick, Olympia Dukakis, Joe Pantoliano The Idolmaker is a 1980 American musical drama starring Ray Sharkey, Peter Gallagher, Paul Land, Tovah Feldshuh and Joe Pantoliano. The film is based on the life of rock promoter and manager Bob ...more

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Three of Hearts Sherilyn Fenn, Kelly Lynch, Tawny Kitaen Three of Hearts is a 1993 comedy/romance film directed by Yurek Bogayevicz and starring William Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, and Sherilyn Fenn.

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Ready to Rumble Rose McGowan, Randy Savage, Bill Goldberg Ready to Rumble is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and written by Steven Brill, which is based on Turner Broadcasting's now defunct professional wrestling promotion, World ...more

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The Immortals Chris Rock, Tia Carrere, Tony Curtis The Immortals is a 1995 action thriller film produced by Elie Samaha and directed by Brian Grant. Eric Roberts, Tia Carrere, Joe Pantoliano, Chris Rock, William Forsythe, Clarence Williams III ...more

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Downtown Forest Whitaker, Penelope Ann Miller, Joe Pantoliano Downtown is a 1990 American police action comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin. This would be the second pairing of Anthony Edwards and Forest Whitaker both of whom played roles in Amy ...more

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The Mean Season Kurt Russell, Andy Garcia, Mariel Hemingway The Mean Season is a 1985 American thriller directed by Phillip Borsos. The film stars Kurt Russell, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Jordan, Richard Masur, Joe Pantoliano, and Andy García. The ...more

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Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Christina Applegate, Neil Patrick Harris, Nick Nolte Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore is a 2010 family action comedy film, directed by Brad Peyton. The film stars Chris O'Donnell and Jack McBrayer. The film also stars the voices of ...more

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Used People Kathy Bates, Shirley MacLaine, Marcia Gay Harden Used People is a 1992 American romantic comedy film directed by Beeban Kidron. The screenplay by Todd Graff, adapted from his 1988 off-Broadway play The Grandma Plays, takes a humorous look at a ...more

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Wedding Daze Isla Fisher, Jason Biggs, Joe Pantoliano Wedding Daze is a 2006 romantic comedy movie, written and directed by Michael Ian Black. It stars Jason Biggs and Isla Fisher.

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Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector Kid Rock, Larry the Cable Guy, Lisa Lampanelli Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector is a 2006 comedy film starring American stand-up comedian Larry the Cable Guy. Larry, a municipal restaurant health inspector, is assigned a new rookie ...more

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Steal Big Steal Little Andy Garcia, Alan Arkin, Ally Walker Steal Big Steal Little is a 1995 film directed by Andrew Davis. It stars Andy García in dual roles, plus Alan Arkin and Joe Pantoliano.

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The Final Terror Daryl Hannah, Rachel Ward, Joe Pantoliano The Final Terror is a 1983 American horror film directed by Andrew Davis, and starring Rachel Ward, Daryl Hannah, Adrian Zmed, and Joe Pantoliano. Originally written under the working titles The ...more

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The Matrix Revisited Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss The Matrix Revisited is a feature-length documentary on the production of the movie The Matrix. The film goes behind the scenes of the 1999 sci-fi movie to give explanations of complicated ...more

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El Diablo Louis Gossett^! Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Anthony Edwards El Diablo is a 1990 Comedy/Western film directed by Peter Markle, starring Anthony Edwards and Louis Gossett, Jr. It was co-written by Tommy Lee Wallace and John Carpenter.

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Natural Enemy Tia Carrere, Donald Sutherland, Lesley Ann Warren Natural Enemy is a 1997 drama thriller TV movie written by Kevin Bernhardt and directed by Douglas Jackson.

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The Life Before This Catherine O'Hara, Alison Pill, Sarah Polley The Life Before This is a 1999 Canadian film directed by Jerry Ciccoritti. It begins with a massacre perpetrated in a coffee shop by two gunmen, and then uses flashbacks to show how each of the ...more

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The Spy Within Joe Pantoliano, Katherine Helmond, Scott Glenn

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Loosies Jaimie Alexander, Michael Madsen, Peter Facinelli Loosies is a 2012 romantic comedy-drama film written and produced by Peter Facinelli, and directed by Michael Corrente. The film stars Peter Facinelli, Jaimie Alexander, Michael Madsen, Joe ...more

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Spring Break '83 John Goodman, Morgan Fairchild, Sophie Monk Spring Break '83 is a Mars Callahan and Scott Spiegel–directed comedy. To date it has still not been released.

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Falling Up is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Joe Pantoliano Movies
Falling Up Snoop Dogg, Rachael Leigh Cook, Mimi Rogers Falling Up is a 2009 romantic comedy film that was released direct-to-video in late 2009 or early 2010 depending on region.

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Tinseltown Ron Perlman, Kristy Swanson, Joe Pantoliano Tinseltown is a 1999 comedy film directed Tony Spiridakis.

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The In Crowd Joe Pantoliano, Peter Boyle, Bruce Kirby The In Crowd is a 1988 film directed by Mark Rosenthal and written by Rosenthal and his long-time writing partner Lawrence Konner. The period piece set in the 1960s features music of the era, ...more

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Olive, the Other Reindeer Drew Barrymore, Ed Asner, Michael Stipe Olive, the Other Reindeer is a CGI animated Christmas television special written by Steve Young, and directed by Oscar Moore. The feature was produced by Matt Groening's The Curiosity Company, ...more

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New Blood John Hurt, Carrie-Anne Moss, Shawn Wayans