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American People The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff  

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What Are The Best Films Of  American Actor Nehemiah Persoff? Nehemiah was 99 years young this year! This list is a tribute to this great actor. Please re-rank the list. Thanks for looking.

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Turnover Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Turnover Smith

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Al Capone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Al Capone is a 1959 film directed by Richard Wilson.

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The Hook is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Hook is a 1963 Korean War war film directed by George Seaton based on the 1957 novel L'Hamecon by Vahé Katcha. The film's title comes from the translation of the title of the original ...more

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Men in War is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Men in War is a war film about the Korean War directed by Anthony Mann. It stars Robert Ryan and Aldo Ray as the leaders of a small detachment of American soldiers cut off and desperately trying ...more

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The Comancheros is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Comancheros is a 1961 Western Deluxe CinemaScope color film directed by Michael Curtiz, based on a 1952 novel of the same name by Paul Wellman, and starring John Wayne and Stuart Whitman. ...more

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The Girl Who Knew Too Much is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Girl Who Knew Too Much is a 1969 film starring Adam West as Johnny Cain, a nightclub owner and former freelance adventurer who is forced out of retirement when a crime syndicate boss is ...more

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The Harder They Fall is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Harder They Fall is a 1956 film noir directed by Mark Robson, featuring Humphrey Bogart in his last film. It was written by Philip Yordan and based on the 1947 novel of the same name by Budd ...more

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The Last Temptation of Christ is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Last Temptation of Christ is a 1988 American-Canadian epic drama film directed by Martin Scorsese. The film is a film adaptation of Nikos Kazantzakis' controversial 1953 novel of the same ...more

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4 Faces is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
4 Faces 4 Faces is a 1999 drama film written by Peter Mark Richman and directed by Ted Post.

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The Naked City is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Naked City is a black-and-white film noir directed by Jules Dassin. Based on a story by Malvin Wald, the film depicts the police investigation that follows the murder of a young model. A ...more

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The Story of Esther Costello is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Story of Esther Costello is a 1957 British drama film starring Joan Crawford, Rossano Brazzi, and Heather Sears. The film is an exposé of large-scale fundraising. The Story of Esther ...more

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The Wild Party is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Wild Party is a 1975 Merchant Ivory Productions film directed by James Ivory, produced by Ismail Merchant, and starring James Coco and Raquel Welch. An aging silent movie comic star of the ...more

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The Wrong Man is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Wrong Man is a 1956 docu-drama by Alfred Hitchcock which stars Henry Fonda and Vera Miles. The film was drawn from the true story of an innocent man charged with a crime, as described in the ...more

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Voyage of the Damned is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Voyage of the Damned is a 1976 drama film written by Gordon Thomas, Max Morgan Witts and Steve Shagan and directed by Stuart Rosenberg.

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Never Steal Anything Small is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Never Steal Anything Small is a musical comedy film starring James Cagney, Shirley Jones, Roger Smith, Cara Williams, Nehemiah Persoff, Royal Dano, and Horace McMahon. The film was based on The ...more

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The Henderson Monster is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff

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A Global Affair is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
A Global Affair is a 1964 film directed by Jack Arnold, and starring Bob Hope, Michele Mercier, and Yvonne De Carlo.

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Day of the Outlaw is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Day of the Outlaw is a 1959 Western film starring Robert Ryan, Burl Ives, and Tina Louise. It was directed by André De Toth; this was his last Western feature film.

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Eric is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Eric

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An American Tail is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
An American Tail is a 1986 American animated musical adventure film directed by Don Bluth and produced by Sullivan Bluth Studios and Amblin Entertainment. The film tells the story of Fievel ...more

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The Power is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Power

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Lapin 360 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Lapin 360

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Clash by Night is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Clash by Night is a 1952 American drama film with some film noir aspects, directed by Fritz Lang and starring Barbara Stanwyck, Paul Douglas, Robert Ryan, Marilyn Monroe and Keith Andes. The ...more

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The Sea Wall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Sea Wall

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Fate Is the Hunter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Fate Is the Hunter is a 1964 film about the crash of an airliner and the subsequent investigation: it was directed by Ralph Nelson and released by 20th Century Fox. It was nominally based on the ...more

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Green Mansions is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Green Mansions is a 1959 American romantic adventure film directed by Mel Ferrer. It is based upon the 1904 novel Green Mansions by William Henry Hudson, the film starred Audrey Hepburn as Rima, ...more

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The Sex Symbol is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Sex Symbol

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Twins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Twins is a 1988 comedy film, produced and directed by Ivan Reitman about unlikely twins who were separated at birth. The core of the film is the relationship between DeVito's streetwise ...more

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On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
On the Waterfront is a 1954 American drama film about union violence and corruption amongst longshoremen. The film was directed by Elia Kazan and written by Budd Schulberg. It stars Marlon ...more

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Yentl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Yentl is a 1983 romantic musical drama film from United Artists, and directed, co-written, co-produced, and starring Barbra Streisand based on the play of the same name by Leah Napolin and Isaac ...more

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Some Like It Hot is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Some Like It Hot is a 1959 American comedy film set in 1929, directed by Billy Wilder, starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. The film is about two musicians who dress in drag in ...more

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The Rebels is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Rebels The Rebels is a 1979 Drama film written by Sean Bain and Robert A. Cinader and directed by Russ Mayberry.

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O'Hara's Wife is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
O'Hara's Wife

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Dracula is a 1931 vampire-horror film directed by Tod Browning and starring Bela Lugosi as Count Dracula. The film was produced by Universal and is based on the 1924 stage play Dracula by ...more

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An American Tail: Fievel Goes ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a 1991 American animated western film produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio and released by Universal Pictures. It is the sequel to An ...more

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Escape to Mindanao

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Cutter's Trail

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Michael O'Hara the Fourth

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The Missiles of October is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Missiles of October is a 1974 docudrama made-for-television play about the Cuban Missile Crisis. The title evokes the book The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman about the missteps among the ...more

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Psychic Killer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Psychic Killer is a 1975 thriller and horror film written by Greydon Clark, Mikel Angel and Ray Danton and directed by Ray Danton.

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Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident

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Killing Stone is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Killing Stone

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F.D.R.: The Last Year

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Too Many Thieves is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Too Many Thieves is a 1966 American crime film directed by Abner Biberman and starring Peter Falk, Britt Ekland and Joanna Barnes. A gang of criminals steal a priceless Macedonian artefact from ...more

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The Stranger Within The Stranger Within is a 1990 made-for-TV thriller film directed by Tom Holland, and starring Rick Schroder and Kate Jackson.

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The People Next Door is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The People Next Door The People Next Door is a 1970 film directed by David Greene. It stars Eli Wallach and Julie Harris.

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The Money Jungle is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Money Jungle The Money Jungle is a 1968 American drama film directed by Francis D. Lyon and written by Charles A. Wallace. The film stars John Ericson, Lola Albright, Leslie Parrish, Nehemiah Persoff, ...more

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The Greatest Story Ever Told is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 1965 American epic film produced and directed by George Stevens. It is a retelling of the story of Jesus Christ, from the Nativity through the Resurrection. ...more

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Mafia! is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
Mafia!, also known as Jane Austen's Mafia!, is a 1998 comedy film directed by Jim Abrahams and starring Jay Mohr, Lloyd Bridges, Olympia Dukakis, and Christina Applegate. It spoofs Francis Ford ...more

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The Badlanders is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Films Of Nehemiah Persoff
The Badlanders is a western caper film directed by Delmer Daves and starring Alan Ladd and Ernest Borgnine. It was written by Richard Collins, based upon the novel The Asphalt Jungle by W. R.