Best Antonio Banderas movies

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Best Antonio Banderas movies
We present our ranking of the best Antonio Banderas movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Antonio Banderas.

TOP 25:
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Character: El Mariachi
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2003
Hitman "El Mariachi" becomes involved in international espionage involving a psychotic CIA agent and a corrupt Mexican general.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mickey Rourke movies?

TOP 24:
Evita
Evita
Character: Ché
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Release: 1996
The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-movie Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president and dictator Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.


TOP 23:
Black Gold
Black Gold
Character: Emir Nesib
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Release: 2011
On the Arabian Peninsula in the 1930s, two warring leaders come face to face. The victorious Nesib, Emir of Hobeika, lays down his peace terms to rival Amar, Sultan of Salmaah. The two men agree that neither can lay claim to the area of no man’s land between them called The Yellow Belt. In return, Nesib adopts Amar’s two boys Saleeh and Auda as a guarantee against invasion. Twelve years later, Saleeh and Auda have grown into young men. Saleeh, the warrior, itches to escape his gilded cage and return to his father’s land. Auda cares only for books and the pursuit of knowledge. One day, their adopted father Nesib is visited by an American from Texas. He tells the Emir that his land is blessed with oil and promises him riches beyond his wildest imagination. Nesib imagines a realm of infinite possibility, a kingdom with roads, schools and hospitals all paid for by the black gold beneath the barren sand. There is only one problem. The precious oil is located in the Yellow Belt.

TOP 22:
The Mask of Zorro
The Mask of Zorro
Character: Alejandro Murrieta / Zorro
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 1998
It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans of the tyrannical Don Rafael Montero who robbed him of his freedom, his wife and his precious daughter.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Catherine Zeta-Jones movies?

TOP 21:
Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos
Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos
Character: Puss in Boots (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2012
Puss in Boots is on a mission to recover the Princess' stolen ruby from the notorious French thief, Whisperer. Reluctantly accompanied by three little kittens, Three Diablos, Puss must tame them before they endanger the mission.


TOP 20:
Madonna: Truth or Dare
Madonna: Truth or Dare
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary, Music
Release: 1991
From the rain of Japan, through threats of arrest for 'public indecency' in Canada, and a birthday tribute to her father in Detroit, this documentary follows Madonna on her 1990 'Blond Ambition' concert tour. Filmed in black and white, with the concert pieces in glittering MTV color, it is an intimate look at the work of the music performer, from a prayer circle with the dancers before each performance to bed games with the dance troupe afterwards.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mandy Patinkin movies?

TOP 19:
The 13th Warrior
The 13th Warrior
Character: Ahmad Ibn Fadlān
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Release: 1999
A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured outsider grows to respect the tough, if uncouth, warriors. During their travels together, ibn Fadlan and the Vikings get word of an evil presence closing in, and they must fight the frightening and formidable force, which was previously thought to exist only in legend.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Omar Sharif movies?

TOP 18:
Labyrinth of Passion
Labyrinth of Passion
Original Title: Laberinto de pasiones
Character: Sadec
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1982
A camp melodrama/comedy about Sexilia (a nymphomaniac), Sadec (a gay Islamic terrorist), Riza Niro (the son of the emperor of Tiran), and Queti (the daughter of a dry-cleaner).


TOP 17:
Take the Lead
Take the Lead
Character: Pierre Dulaine
Genre: Comedy, Music, Drama
Release: 2006
A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom dancer, Pierre Dulane.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alfre Woodard movies?

TOP 16:
The House of the Spirits
The House of the Spirits
Character: Pedro Tercero Gareia
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jeremy Irons movies?

TOP 15:

Dolittle

Dolittle
Character: King Rassouli
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2020
After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle, famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only his menagerie of exotic animals for company. But when the young queen falls gravely ill, a reluctant Dolittle is forced to set sail on an epic adventure to a mythical island in search of a cure, regaining his wit and courage as he crosses old adversaries and discovers wondrous creatures.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Paul Reubens movies?


TOP 14:

Desperado

Desperado
Character: El Mariachi
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1995
El Mariachi, a musician, arrives in a Mexican town and is mistaken as a hit-man. He runs into trouble with a local drug lord and seeks to avenge the death of his lover.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Nasim Pedrad movies?

TOP 13:

Matador

Matador
Character: Angel
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1986
A conflicted youth confesses to crimes he didn't commit while a man and woman aroused by death become obsessed with each other.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Greg Kinnear movies?

TOP 12:

Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!

Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!
Original Title: ¡Átame!
Character: Ricky
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Release: 1989
Recently released from a mental hospital, Ricky ties up Marina, a film star he once had sex with and keeps her hostage.

TOP 11:

Shrek 2

Shrek 2
Character: Puss in Boots (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2004
Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. The fairy godmother discovers that Shrek has married Fiona instead of her Son Prince Charming and sets about destroying their marriage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Andrews movies?


TOP 10:

Life Itself

Life Itself
Character: Vincent Saccione
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2018
As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Laia Costa movies?

TOP 9:

Ruby Sparks

Ruby Sparks
Character: Mort
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 2012
Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin finds Ruby, in the flesh, sitting on his couch about a week later, he is completely flabbergasted that his words have turned into a living, breathing person.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Coogan movies?

TOP 8:

The Music of Silence

The Music of Silence
Original Title: La musica del silenzio
Character: Le maestro
Genre: Drama
Release: 2017
Born with a serious eye condition that eventually leads to his blindness, Bocelli nevertheless rises above the challenges, driven by great ambitions towards his passion. The silent pursuit of his daily mission continues.

TOP 7:

Interview with the Vampire

Interview with the Vampire
Character: Armand
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Release: 1994
A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Helen McCrory movies?

TOP 6:

Law of Desire

Law of Desire
Original Title: La ley del deseo
Character: Antonio Benítez
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Release: 1987
When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio. Antonio intercepts their correspondence and flies into a towering rage, terrifying Pablo but inspiring him creatively as he works on a play about his transsexual sister.


TOP 5:

Pain and Glory

Pain and Glory
Original Title: Dolor y gloria
Character: Salvador Mallo
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his past can be his salvation.

TOP 4:

The Skin I Live In

The Skin I Live In
Original Title: La piel que habito
Character: Doctor Robert Ledgard
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2011
A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.

TOP 3:

Frida

Frida
Character: David Alfaro Siqueiros
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work.

TOP 2:

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Original Title: Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios
Character: Carlos
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1988
Pepa resolves to kill herself with a batch of sleeping-pill-laced gazpacho after her lover leaves her. Fortunately, she is interrupted by a deliciously chaotic series of events.

TOP 1:

Philadelphia

Philadelphia
Character: Miguel Alvarez
Genre: Drama
Release: 1993
Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries.



If you like the best Antonio Banderas movies, then you will also like the best Salma Hayek movies, where many of their films coincide.