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The Best Tony Danza Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 227 votes 91 voters 13k views 21 items

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

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

You can rank all of these films, from I'm from Hollywood to Noah.

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Matthew McConaughey, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Christopher Lloyd

Released: 1994

Directed by: William Dear

Angels in the Outfield is a 1994 remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The film stars Danny Glover, Tony Danza and Christopher Lloyd, and features several future stars, including Joseph ...more

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Matthew Perry, Tony Danza, Wallace Shawn

Released: 1989

Directed by: Stan Dragoti

She's Out of Control is an independent American 1989 coming of age comedy film starring Tony Danza, Ami Dolenz and Catherine Hicks. The original music score was composed by Alan Silvestri. The ...more
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Sandra Bullock, Brendan Fraser, Ludacris

Released: 2004

Directed by: Paul Haggis

This movie is a 2004 ensemble drama film co-written, produced, and directed by Paul Haggis. The film is about racial and social tensions in Los Angeles, California. A self-described ...more

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Michelle Pfeiffer, Fran Drescher, Tony Danza

Released: 1980

Directed by: Floyd Mutrux

The Hollywood Knights is an American motion picture comedy written and directed by Floyd Mutrux depicting the crass and mischievous antics and practical jokes of the remaining members of a ...more

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Tony Danza, Ving Rhames, Heather Tom

Released: 1995

Directed by: Bill L. Norton

Deadly Whispers is a crime thriller film written by Ted Schwarz and Dennis Turner, and directed by Bill L. Norton.
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Jack Lemmon, James Gandolfini, Tony Danza

Released: 1997

Directed by: William Friedkin

12 Angry Men is a 1997 television film directed by William Friedkin, adapted from the Reginald Rose teleplay of the same title. It is a remake of the film of 1957.
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Scarlett Johansson, Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt

Released: 2013

Directed by: Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Don Jon is a 2013 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Produced by Ram Bergman and Nicolas Chartier, the film stars Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett ...more
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Tony Danza, Ted Levine, James Rebhorn

Released: 1991

Directed by: Peter Markle

Dead and Alive: The Race for Gus Farace is a 1991 mystery and action TV movie written by Eric Pooleyand Dick Beebe and directed by Peter Markle.
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Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds, Jackie Chan

Released: 1984

Directed by: Hal Needham

Cannonball Run II is a 1984 American comedy film featuring Burt Reynolds and an all-star cast, released by Warner Bros. and Golden Harvest. Like the original Cannonball Run, it is a set around ...more

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Danny DeVito, Tony Danza, Jessica Walter

Released: 1981

Directed by: Jeremy Joe Kronsberg

Going Ape! is a 1981 comedy film directed by Jeremy Joe Kronsberg and produced by Paramount Pictures. The original music score was composed by Elmer Bernstein. This film starred Tony Danza as ...more
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The Nail: The Story of Joey Nardone Tony Danza, William Forsythe, Ray Mancini

Released: 2009

Directed by: James Quattrochi

The Nail: The Story of Joey Nardone is a 2009 drama film. The film was directed by James Quattrochi and stars Tony Luke, Jr., Tony Danza, and William Forsythe.
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Betty White, Lea Thompson, Tony Danza

Released: 2003

Directed by: Gregg Champion

Stealing Christmas is an American television film starring Tony Danza and Lea Thompson. It premiered on USA Network in 2003. As of 2009, it was shown in the 25 Days of Christmas programming ...more
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Emily Procter, Tony Danza, Michael Madsen

Released: 1997

Directed by: James Bruce

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The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon Tony Danza, Jessica Tuck, Art LaFleur

Released: 1998

The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon is a 1998 television movie starring Tony Danza from Walt Disney Pictures.
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Tony Danza, Wallace Shawn, Jane Sibbett

Released: 1998

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Disney's Noah is a 1998 made-for-television film that was directed by Ken Kwapis. The movie premiered on October 11, 1998 and stars Tony Danza as a modern day carpenter tasked with building an
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Housecoat 3 Alyssa Milano, Steve Guttenberg, Tony Danza

Released: 1987

Directed by: Ed Williams

Housecoat 3 is a 1987 American romantic comedy directed by Ed Williams starring Laney Reese, Christopher Hewett, and Charlotte Rae. It also features notable appearances by Tony Danza and Alyssa ...more
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Burt Reynolds, Jay Leno, Roseanne Barr

Released: 1997

Directed by: Peter Baldwin

Meet Wally Sparks is a comedy film released in 1997 by Trimark Pictures. It stars Rodney Dangerfield, who cowrote the script, and was directed by Peter Baldwin.
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Jennifer Esposito, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Tony Danza

Released: 1997

Directed by: Frank Rainone

A Brooklyn State of Mind is a 1997 film directed by Frank Rainone.
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Anthony Michael Hall, Tony Danza, Chris Penn

Released: 2013

Directed by: Thomas Farone

Aftermath is a 2013 crime thriller film written and directed by Thomas Farone.
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Jerry Lawler, Tony Danza

Released: 1989

I'm from Hollywood is a 1989 comedy documentary film about the adventures of late performance artist Andy Kaufman in the world of professional wrestling. The film includes interviews with Taxi ...more
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Glam Tony Danza, Jon Cryer, Ali MacGraw

Released: 1997

Directed by: Josh Evans

Glam is a 1997 Drama film directed by Josh Evans.