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The Best Martin Landau Movies  

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

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The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different films, including The Greatest Story Ever Told and Bonanno: A Godfather's Story.

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Martin Landau is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard and Tim Burton. Martin Landau has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Rod Steiger and Jason Robards Jr. in terms of fame and success.

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Sidney Poitier, Ed Asner, Martin Landau
They Call Me Mister Tibbs!, stylized with emphasis on "Mister", is a 1970 film, a sequel to 1967's In the Heat of the Night. The title was taken from a line in the first film. Sidney ...more
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Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Donald Pleasence
Alone in the Dark is a 1982 slasher film directed by Jack Sholder. It was the director's debut film and was an early production of New Line Cinema. The film's tagline is: "They're out ...more
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Cybill Shepherd, Martin Landau, Raymond Burr
The Return is a 1980 American science fiction film directed by Greydon Clark. It stars Jan-Michael Vincent, Cybill Shepherd, Martin Landau, and Raymond Burr. It met little commercial success and ...more
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Halle Berry, Bernie Mac, Martin Landau
B*A*P*S is a 1997 comedy film written by Troy Beyer, directed by Robert Townsend, and starring Halle Berry and Martin Landau. The movie includes actors such as Bernie Mac, Natalie Reid, and Ian ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Martin Landau, Glenn Ford
The Gazebo is a 1959 black comedy film about a married couple who are being blackmailed. It was based on the play of the same name by Alec Coppel and directed by George Marshall. Helen Rose was ...more
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Jeremy Piven, Danny Trejo, Helen Slater
12:01 is a 1993 science fiction television film directed by Jack Sholder, and starring Helen Slater, Jonathan Silverman, Jeremy Piven, and Martin Landau. It originally aired on the Fox Network ...more
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Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, Eli Wallach
Mistress is a 1992 comedy-drama film starring Robert De Niro, Danny Aiello, Eli Wallach, Robert Wuhl and Martin Landau. It was written by Barry Primus and J.F. Lawton and directed by Primus.
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Molly Ringwald, Christopher Meloni, Martin Landau
Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story is a 1992 American television movie based on the life of a prominent AIDS activist Alison Gertz. The movie originally aired on ABC on March 29, ...more
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Martin Landau, Vic Tayback, Lou Castel
Treasure Island is a 1985 Chilean-French adventure film directed by Raúl Ruiz. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1991 Cannes Film Festival.
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Jim Brown, Deacon Jones, Martin Landau
Black Gunn is a 1972 blaxploitation film starring Jim Brown and Martin Landau and directed by Robert Hartford-Davis.
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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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Gregory Peck, Martin Landau, George Peppard
Pork Chop Hill is a 1959 American Korean War film starring Gregory Peck, Rip Torn and George Peppard. The film, which was the final war film directed by Lewis Milestone, is based upon the book ...more
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Stella Stevens, Martin Landau, Robert Shaw
A Town Called Hell is a 1971 western action comedy drama film written by Richard Aubrey and directed by Robert Parrish and Irving Lerner.
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Heather Thomas, Martin Landau, Troy Donahue
Cyclone is a 1987 science fiction action film about a woman who must keep the ultimate motorcycle from falling into the wrong hands. The film was directed by Fred Olen Ray, and stars Heather ...more
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Jack Palance, Martin Landau, David Caruso
Without Warning, which is also known as It Came... Without Warning and Alien Shock, is a 1980 science fiction horror film starring Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Tarah Nutter, and Kevin Peter ...more
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Sweet Revenge Gina Gershon, Martin Landau, Nancy Allen
Sweet Revenge is a 1987 American motion picture starring Nancy Allen as Jillian Grey, a newscaster abducted and sold into white slavery while doing an undercover expose. Ted Shackelford, Martin ...more
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Monica Bellucci, Ben Kingsley, Martin Landau
The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.
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Stella Stevens, Martin Landau, Sally Kirkland
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Billy: The Early Years Armie Hammer, Martin Landau, Lindsay Wagner
Billy: The Early Years is a 2008 American biographical film, directed by Robby Benson. The film recounts the story of the world renowned evangelist, Billy Graham, played by Armie Hammer, ...more
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Martin Landau, José Ferrer, Ruth Buzzi
The Being is a horror science fiction film directed by Jackie Kong.
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Martin Landau, Michael Ansara, Macdonald Carey
Government agents attempt to uncover a private organization that has gained control of nuclear weapons for the purpose of world domination.
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Christopher Plummer, Martin Landau, Chris Lemmon
Firehead is a 1991 science fiction–thriller film. It was directed by Peter Yuval for Action International Pictures, and stars Chris Lemmon and Christopher Plummer. It was filmed in Mobile, ...more
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Brandon Lee, David Carradine, Martin Landau
Kung Fu: The Movie is a 1986 TV movie and the first in a series of sequels which continued the story of the Shaolin monk, Kwai Chang Caine, first introduced in the 1972-75 television series, ...more
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Latin Quarter Wilmer Valderrama, Martin Landau, Tanit Phoenix
Latin Quarter is a 2012 biography film written by Gary Van Haas.
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20% Fiction Martin Landau
20% Fiction is a 2013 comedy drama film written and directed by Barry Primus.