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The Best Ray Liotta Movies 

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

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

List is made up of many different films, including Killing Them Softly and The River Murders.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ray Liotta movies?" and "What are the greatest Ray Liotta roles of all time?"

Uwe Boll and Martin Scorsese are among those who have directed Ray Liotta at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If you're a fan of Ray Liotta, then check out our lists of the best James Caan and Willem Dafoe movies as well.

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Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ray Liotta Movies
Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci
Goodfellas is a 1990 American crime film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is a film adaptation of the 1986 non-fiction book Wiseguy by Nicholas Pileggi, who co-wrote the screenplay with Scorsese. ...more

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Kurt Russell, Madeleine Stowe, Ray Liotta
Unlawful Entry is a 1992 American thriller film directed by Jonathan Kaplan starring Kurt Russell, Ray Liotta and Madeleine Stowe. The film involves a couple who befriend a lonely policeman, ...more
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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner
Field of Dreams is a 1989 American fantasy-drama film directed by Phil Alden Robinson, who also wrote the screenplay, adapting W. P. Kinsella's novel Shoeless Joe. It stars Kevin Costner, Amy ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Debbie Harry
Cop Land is a 1997 American drama film written and directed by James Mangold, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta, and Robert De Niro. The supporting cast features Peter ...more

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Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts
Blow is a 2001 American biopic about the American smuggler George Jung, directed by Ted Demme. David McKenna and Nick Cassavetes adapted Bruce Porter's 1993 book for the screenplay. It is based ...more

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Ray Liotta, David Wenham, Lance Henriksen
No Escape, released in some countries as Escape from Absolom, is a 1994 American action/science fiction film directed by Martin Campbell and starring Ray Liotta, Lance Henriksen, Stuart Wilson, ...more
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Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Alfred Molina
Identity is a 2003 American psychological thriller film directed by James Mangold from a screenplay written by Michael Cooney. The film stars John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, Alfred Molina, ...more

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John Travolta, Marisa Tomei, Martin Lawrence
Wild Hogs is a 2007 biker comedy road film directed by Walt Becker and starring Tim Allen, John Travolta, Martin Lawrence and William H. Macy. It was released nationwide in the United States and ...more
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Melanie Griffith, Ray Liotta, Jeff Daniels
Something Wild is a 1986 American action comedy film directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Melanie Griffith, Jeff Daniels and Ray Liotta. It was screened out of competition at the 1987 Cannes ...more

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Don Cheadle, Ray Liotta, Joe Mantegna
The Rat Pack is a 1998 HBO TV movie about the Rat Pack. The movie stars Ray Liotta as Frank Sinatra, Joe Mantegna as Dean Martin, Don Cheadle as Sammy Davis, Jr., and Angus Macfadyen as Peter ...more
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Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, Bill Maher
John Q is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Nick Cassavetes. The film follows John Quincy Archibald, a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out ...more

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Busta Rhymes, Ray Liotta, Jason Patric
Narc is a 2002 American thriller film written and directed by Joe Carnahan and starring Ray Liotta and Jason Patric. The plot revolves around the efforts of two police detectives in search. As ...more

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Ben Affleck, Alicia Keys, Ryan Reynolds
Smokin' Aces is a 2006 American-British-French film written and directed by Joe Carnahan. It stars Jeremy Piven as a Las Vegas Strip magician turned informant and Ryan Reynolds as the FBI agent ...more

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Jamie Lee Curtis, Ray Liotta, David Strathairn
Dominick and Eugene is a 1988 American drama film directed by Robert M. Young about twin brothers, Dominick and Eugene. Dominick has an intellectual disability due to an accident in his youth. ...more
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Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Silverman, Carrie Fisher
Heartbreakers is a 2001 caper-romantic comedy film directed by David Mirkin. It stars Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ray Liotta, Jason Lee, and Gene Hackman. Weaver was nominated for a ...more

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Jason Statham, Mark Strong, André 3000
Revolver is a 2005 drama film co-written and directed by Guy Ritchie and starring Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore and André Benjamin. The film centers on a revenge-seeking ...more

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Ray Liotta, Brendan Gleeson, Lauren Holly
Turbulence is a 1997 action thriller film directed by Robert Butler. It stars Ray Liotta and Lauren Holly and was distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins
Hannibal is a 2001 American thriller film directed by Ridley Scott, adapted from the novel of the same name by Thomas Harris. It is the sequel to the 1991 Academy Award-winning film The Silence ...more

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Kim Cattrall, Ray Liotta, Linda Fiorentino
Unforgettable is a 1996 thriller film with science fiction elements, directed by John Dahl, and starring Ray Liotta and Linda Fiorentino. The film is about a man named David Krane, who is ...more
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Brad Pitt, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta
This film is a 2012 American neo-noir film directed by Andrew Dominik and starring Brad Pitt, based on the 1974 novel Cogan's Trade by George V. Higgins. On May 22, 2012, the film premiered in ...more
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Jessica Biel, Lisa Kudrow, Patrick Swayze
Powder Blue is a 2008 drama film with an ensemble cast featuring several interconnected story arcs. It was written and directed by Timothy Linh Bui, and features Patrick Swayze's last film role. ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Ray Liotta, Joan Cusack
Corrina, Corrina is a 1994 American feature film set in 1959 about a widower who hires a housekeeper/nanny to care for his daughter. It was written and directed by Jessie Nelson, in her feature ...more
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Anna Faris, Seth Rogen, Ray Liotta
Observe and Report is a 2009 American dark comedy film written and directed by Jody Hill, starring Seth Rogen, Anna Faris and Ray Liotta.

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Kelsey Grammer, Kim Basinger, Danny DeVito
Even Money is a 2006 American crime film. The story concerns three strangers who are addicted to gambling and how their lives come to be intertwined. They are a novelist who struggles to write ...more
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Kiefer Sutherland, Lea Thompson, Forest Whitaker
Article 99 is a 1992 American dramedy film written by Ron Cutler and directed by Howard Deutch. It was produced by Orion Pictures and starred Kiefer Sutherland, Ray Liotta, Forest Whitaker, John ...more