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Actors Best Movie

In your opinion what is an actors best movie and what movie will he/she be remembered for.



Example:



Robert De Niro-Taxi Driver

Al Pacino-Scarface

Warren Oates-Bring me the head of alfredo garcia

Edward Norton-Fight Club

Chris Walken-Deer Hunter

Jon Voight-Deliverance

Burt Reynolds-Deliverance

Kris Kristofferson-Heavens Gate

i gotta say that penn will be remembered for fast times at ridgemont high everyone loves the spicoli character, i like badboys better than it but imo thats how its gonna go for him.

good topic



De Niro- Raging Bull (IMO the best performance of all time, certainly my personal favorite as well.)

Pacino- The Godfather: Part II

Nicholson- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Brando- On the Waterfront

Christopher Walken- The Deer Hunter

Clint Eastwood- Unforgiven

Paul Newman- The Hustler

Dustin Hoffman- Midnight Cowboy (“Ah, C’mon! I’m walkin’ here!”)

Samuel L. Jackson- Pulp Fiction

i disagree with Clint Eastwood, IMO The good the bad and the ugly.

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i disagree with Clint Eastwood, IMO The good the bad and the ugly.
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hmm… yeah thats probably his best but then again its hard to pick Eastwood has so many good movies!

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hmm… yeah thats probably his best but then again its hard to pick Eastwood has so many good movies!
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true, also brando i think he will be remembered for the godfather, and pacino is without a doubt scarface.

Here is a wierd one, but this actor has said he wanted to be known for this, and I think he is a good actor: Michael Keaton - Beetlejuice





Here is another one:



Anthony Hopkins - Silence of the Lambs

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true, also brando i think he will be remembered for the godfather, and pacino is without a doubt scarface.
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Yeah, but if we’re talking BEST performance wise Brando won’t be remembered for The Godfather, and Pacino was iconic as Tony Montana, but that certainly wasn’t his best performance.

The Godfather is great,but I love Brando´s acting in “Missouri Breaks” (not to mention “Apocalypse Now”).

One of the greatest performances for me is Sean in “Mystic River”!

for me brando is on the waterfront before (or same value as) the godfather. speaking of a coppola movie:



Gene hackman - the conversation

john wayne-stage coach since its technically the one that made him famous.

Ben Gazzara/Peter Falk/John Cassavetes in Husbands

I love Philippe Leroy Beaulieu in Milan Caliber 9 and Le trou

Elliot Gould in California Split

Jeff Bridges/Stacy Keach in Fat City

Brad Dourif in Wise Blood

George Segal in Quiller Memorandum and Loving

Dean Martin/Frank Sinatra/Shirley McLaine in Some Came running

Stacy Keach and Frederic Forest in The Dion Brothers

Christopher Reeves in Superman I & II

Constance Towers in Naked Kiss

Ida Lupino in The Bigamist

Gene Hackman-The Royal Tenenbaums

Arnold Schwarzenegger-The Terminator

Jeff Bridges-The Big Lebowski

Sonny Chiba-Street Fighter

Chris Farley-Tommy Boy

Adam Sandler-The Wedding Singer

John Turturro-Miller’s Crossings

Johnny Depp-Blow

Morgan Freeman-Shawshank Redemption

Bruce Willis - Die Hard

Clint Eastwood - GBU

Chow Yun-Fat - The Killer

John Wayne - The Searchers

Lee Van Cleef - For a Few Dollars More

Kurt Russell - Escape from New York

Adam Sandler for me is Billy Madison.



Norm Mcdonald- DIRTY WORK! AWESOME MOVIE.

De Niro - Taxi Driver

Pacino - Scarface

Byrne and Tutturo - Millers Crossing

Malkovich - In the Line of Fire

Eastwood - GBU

Norton - AHX

Duvall - The Apostle

Schwartzeneger - Kindergarten Cop

Cage - Adaptation

Russel and Keith - The Thing

Dean Martin - Rio Bravo

Newman - Cool Hand Luke

Ford and Hauer - Blade Runner

Bruce Willis - Pulp Fiction

Clint Eastwood - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Chow Yun-Fat - Hard Boiled

Harvey Keitel - Reservoir Dogs

Charles Bronson - Once Upon A Time In The West

Henry Fonda - Once Upon A Time In The West

Robert De Niro - Taxi Driver

Al Pacino - Carlito’s Way & The Godfather Part II

John Wayne - Rio Bravo

Lee Van Cleef - For a Few Dollars More

Kurt Russell - Death Proof

Klaus Kinski - (a Tie) Aquirre: The Wrath of God & FitzCarraldo

Frank Sinatra - The Man With The Golden Arm

Sean Connery - Dr. No & From Russia With Love

Pam Grier - Jackie Brown

Charlton Heston - The Ten Commandments

George Clooney - Oh Brother Where Art Thou

Kevin Spacey - The Usual Suspects

Brad Pitt - Snatch

Samuel Jackson - Pulp Fiction

Robert DeNiro - Cape Fear

Al Pacino - Scent of a Woman

Clint Eastwood - Unforgiven

Jeff Bridges - The Big Lebowski

John Goodman - The Big Lebowski

Steve Buscemi - Fargo

Paul Newman - Cool Hand Luke

John Voight - Varsity Blues

Tom Cruise - Magnolia

Randy Quaid - Christmas Vacation

Dustin Hoffman - The Graduate

Matt Damon - Good Will Hunting

Rock Hudson - Giant

Val Kilmer - Tombstone

Johnny Depp - Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Peter Sellers - The Party

Harrison Ford - Star Wars - as far as I’m concerned he made that movie!

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Kevin Spacey - The Usual Suspects
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He did kick ass in that, but I’d have to go with ‘American Beauty’