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The Best Steve Buscemi Movies

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

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

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    Reservoir Dogs

    Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi
    Reservoir Dogs is a 1992 American ensemble crime film that depicts the events before and after...  more

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    Fargo

    Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy
    Fargo is a 1996 American neo-noir dark comedy crime film written, produced, edited, and...  more

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    Pulp Fiction

    John Travolta, Bruce Willis
    Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob...  more

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    Con Air

    Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich
    Con Air is a 1997 American action film directed by Simon West and produced by Jerry...  more

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    Armageddon

    Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis
    Armageddon is a 1998 American science fiction disaster thriller film, directed by Michael Bay,...  more

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    Monsters, Inc.

    Billy Crystal, John Goodman
    Monsters, Inc. is a 2001 American computer-animated comedy film directed by Pete Docter,...  more

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    The Big Lebowski

    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges
    The Big Lebowski is a 1998 stoner comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and...  more

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    The Wedding Singer

    Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler
    The Wedding Singer is a 1998 romantic comedy film written by Tim Herlihy and directed by Frank...  more

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    Billy Madison

    Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi
    Billy Madison is a 1995 American family comedy film directed by Tamra Davis. It stars Adam...  more

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    Miller's Crossing

    Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand
    Miller's Crossing is a 1990 American film by the Coen brothers and starring Gabriel Byrne,...  more

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    Desperado

    Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino
    Desperado is a 1995 American action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez....  more

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    Ghost World

    Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi
    Ghost World is a 2001 American comedy-drama film directed by Terry Zwigoff, based on the comic...  more

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    Mr Deeds

    Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder
    Mr. Deeds is a 2002 American comedy film directed by Steven Brill and starring Adam Sandler...  more

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    28 Days

    Sandra Bullock, Viggo Mortensen
    28 Days is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Betty Thomas. Sandra Bullock plays...  more
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    Airheads

    Adam Sandler, Brendan Fraser
    Airheads is a 1994 American comedy film written by Rich Wilkes and directed by Michael...  more

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    Barton Fink

    John Goodman, Steve Buscemi
    Barton Fink is a 1991 American period film written, produced, directed and edited by the Coen...  more

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    Monsters University

    Helen Mirren, Kelsey Grammer
    Monsters University is a 2013 animation adventure comedy film directed by Dan Scanlon....  more

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    Big Fish

    Miley Cyrus, Ewan McGregor
    Big Fish is a 2003 American fantasy drama film based on the 1998 novel of the same name by...  more

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    Coffee and Cigarettes

    Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray
    Coffee and Cigarettes is the title of three short films and a 2003 feature film by independent...  more

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    The Laramie Project

    Christina Ricci, Steve Buscemi
    The Laramie Project is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Moisés Kaufman. Based on the...  more
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    Interview

    James Franco, Sienna Miller
    Interview is a remake of Dutch film maker Theo van Gogh's 2003 movie of the same name. The...  more
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    Grown Ups

    Salma Hayek, Adam Sandler
    Grown Ups is a 2010 American buddy comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan, and written by Adam...  more

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    Youth in Revolt

    Rooney Mara, Steve Buscemi
    Youth in Revolt is a 2009 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Miguel Arteta. Based...  more

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    Hotel Transylvania 2

    Selena Gomez, Steve Buscemi
    Hotel Transylvania 2 is a 2015 American 3D computer animated comedy film directed by Genndy...  more

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    Escape from L.A.

    Kurt Russell, Steve Buscemi
    Escape from L.A. is a 1996 American science fiction action film co-written, co-scored, and...  more

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