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The Best John Turturro Movies

Updated March 2, 2020 1.8k votes 199 voters 14.4k views

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List of the best John Turturro movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. John Turturro'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 John Turturro movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated John Turturro movies will be at the top of the list. John Turturro has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest John Turturro movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining John Turturro films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List features films like Anger Management, Cradle Will Rock and more!

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    Quiz Show

    Ralph Fiennes, Martin Scorsese

    Released1994

    Directed byRobert Redford

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  • Raging Bull2
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    Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci

    Released1980

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges

    Released1998

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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    Bill Murray, Susan Sarandon

    Released1999

    Directed byTim Robbins

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    John Goodman, Steve Buscemi

    Released1991

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?6
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    George Clooney, John Goodman

    Released2000

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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  • To Live and Die in L.A.7
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    Willem Dafoe, John Turturro

    Released1985

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

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    Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini

    Released1993

    Directed byPeter Weir

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    You Don't Mess with the Zohan

    Mariah Carey, Adam Sandler

    Released2008

    Directed byDennis Dugan

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    Summer of Sam

    Mira Sorvino, Jennifer Esposito

    Released1999

    Directed bySpike Lee

    Summer of Sam is a 1999 American thriller film that recounts the Son of Sam. It was directed...  more
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    Miracle at St. Anna

    Kerry Washington, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    Released2008

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    The Luzhin Defence

    John Turturro, Emily Watson

    Released2000

    Directed byMarleen Gorris

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    The Good Shepherd

    Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro

    Released2006

    Directed byRobert De Niro

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  • Miller's Crossing14
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    Miller's Crossing

    Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand

    Released1990

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  • Gung Ho15
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    Gung Ho

    Michael Keaton, John Turturro

    Released1986

    Directed byRon Howard

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    Margot at the Wedding

    Nicole Kidman, Jack Black

    Released2007

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    Transformers

    Megan Fox, Shia LaBeouf

    Released2007

    Directed byMichael Bay

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    Kate Winslet, Mandy Moore

    Released2005

    Directed byJohn Turturro

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    Directed bySusan Seidelman

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    Matt Dillon, Bridget Fonda

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    Marisa Tomei, John Turturro

    Released1984

    Directed byGarry Marshall

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