Best Geoffrey Lewis movies

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Best Geoffrey Lewis movies
We present our ranking of the best Geoffrey Lewis 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 Geoffrey Lewis.

TOP 25:
Fletch Lives
Fletch Lives
Character: KKK Leader
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Release: 1989
Fletch is a fish out of water in small-town Louisiana, where he's checking out a tumbledown mansion he's inherited. When a woman he flirts with turns up dead, he becomes a suspect and must find the killer and clear his name.

TOP 24:
Any Which Way You Can
Any Which Way You Can
Character: Orville Boggs
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1980
Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A motorcycle gang and an orangutan called Clyde all add to the 'fun'.


TOP 23:
Point of No Return
Point of No Return
Character: Drugstore Owner
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 1993
Hardened criminal Maggie Hayward's consistent violence, even in police custody, ends in the execution chamber. However, top-secret US government agent 'Bob' arranges a staged death, so Maggie can be elaborately trained as a phantom killer and subdued into obedience. She gets a new cover identity as saleswoman Claudia Anne Doran. She also gets a wonderful house-mate, building super J.P., a broad-minded, gentle photographer. The two fall in love, and that complicates hit jobs. His good influence extends to breeding in her a conscience that places love over business, unlike Bob's agency.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bridget Fonda movies?

TOP 22:
10 to Midnight
10 to Midnight
Character: Dave Dante
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1983
Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders. After his bizarre behavior results in rejection from countless women, Warren Stacy begins murdering women, always while he is naked, which minimizes any physical evidence left behind. Detective Leo Kessler is convinced of Stacy’s guilt and, over the objections of his partner, plants evidence to get him behind bars. When Stacy is released on a technicality, he threatens to go after Kessler and his family, leaving Kessler to defend himself with little help from the police.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Wilford Brimley movies?

TOP 21:
Every Which Way But Loose
Every Which Way But Loose
Character: Orville Boggs
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1978
Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Beverly D'Angelo movies?


TOP 20:
The Great Waldo Pepper
The Great Waldo Pepper
Character: Newt
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Release: 1975
A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed.

TOP 19:
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto
Character: Lenny (voice)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Horror
Release: 2009
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto is an animated comedy that also combines elements of a horror and thriller film. It is based upon the comic book series created by Rob Zombie that follows the character of El Superbeasto and his sexy sidekick sister, Suzi-X, voiced by Sheri Moon, as they confront an evil villain by the name of Dr. Satan.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Carlos Alazraqui movies?

TOP 18:
Night of the Comet
Night of the Comet
Character: Carter
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 1984
Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous "think tank," karate chop their way through flesh-eating zombies, and, of course, find time to go to the mall.


TOP 17:
Bronco Billy
Bronco Billy
Character: John Arlington
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Release: 1980
An idealistic, modern-day cowboy struggles to keep his Wild West show afloat in the face of hard luck and waning interest.

TOP 16:
Tango & Cash
Tango & Cash
Character: Captain Schroeder
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1989
Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income that Tango and Cash have caused him, frames the two for murder. Caught with the murder weapon on the scene of the crime, the two have no alibi. Thrown into prison with most of the criminals they helped convict, it appears that they are going to have to trust each other if they are to clear their names and catch the evil Perret.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kristen Dalton movies?

TOP 15:

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Character: Luther Driggers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1997
A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bob Gunton movies?


TOP 14:

Bad Company

Bad Company
Character: Hobbs
Genre: Drama, Western
Release: 1972
After Drew Dixon, an upright young man, is sent west by his religious family to avoid being drafted into the Civil War, he drifts across the land with a loose confederation of young vagrants.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charlie Day movies?

TOP 13:

The Way of the Gun

The Way of the Gun
Character: Abner Mercer
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2000
Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sarah Silverman movies?

TOP 12:

The Man Without a Face

The Man Without a Face
Character: Chief Wayne Stark
Genre: Drama
Release: 1993
Justin McLeod is a former teacher who lives as a recluse on the edge of town after his face is disfigured from an automobile accident ten years earlier, in which a boy was incinerated—and for which he was convicted of involuntary manslaughter. Also suspected of being a paedophile, he is befriended by Chuck, causing the town's suspicions and hostility to be ignited.

TOP 11:

Christmas Cottage

Christmas Cottage
Character: Butch
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Release: 2008
Inspired by the picturesque paintings of Thomas Kinkade, The Christmas Cottage tells the semi-autobiographical tale of how a young boy is propelled to launch a career as an artist after he learns that his mother is in danger of losing the family home.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jared Padalecki movies?


TOP 10:

The Devil's Rejects

The Devil's Rejects
Character: Roy Sullivan
Genre: Drama, Horror, Crime
Release: 2005
The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding out in a backwater motel, the wanted siblings wait to rendezvous with their errant father, Captain Spaulding, killing whoever happens to stand in their way.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dave Sheridan movies?

TOP 9:

Dillinger

Dillinger
Character: Harry Pierpont
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 1973
The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934. After a shoot-out kills five FBI agents in Kansas City the Bureau target John Dillinger as one of the men to hunt down. Waiting for him to break Federal law they sort out several other mobsters, while Dillinger's bank robbing exploits make him something of a folk hero. Escaping from jail he finds Pretty Boy Floyd and Baby Face Nelson have joined the gang and pretty soon he is Public Enemy Number One. Now the G-men really are after him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Dreyfuss movies?

TOP 8:

Heaven's Gate

Heaven's Gate
Character: Trapper Fred
Genre: Drama, Western
Release: 1980
Harvard graduate James Averill is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected ranch owners fight the immigrants with the help of Nathan Champion, a mercenary competing with Averill for the love of local madam Ella Watson. As the struggle escalates, Averill and Champion begin to question their decisions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Brad Dourif movies?

TOP 7:

Maverick

Maverick
Character: Matthew Wicker / Eugene, Banker
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Release: 1994
Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them, and needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a winner-takes-all poker game that begins in a few days, so he joins forces with a woman gambler with a marvellous southern accent, and the two try and enter the game.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dan Hedaya movies?

TOP 6:

Only the Strong

Only the Strong
Character: Kerrigan
Genre: Action
Release: 1993
Former Green Beret Louis Stevens returns to his hometown of Miami after completing military service in Brazil, only to learn that his old high school has become a haven for gangs and drug dealers. After Stevens uses his capoeira skills to kick several drug dealers off of the school property, Kerrigan, one of Stevens' old teachers, sees the impact that Stevens has on the students. Kerrigan gives him the task of teaching Capoeira to a handful of the worst at-risk students at the school.


TOP 5:

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Character: Eddie Goody
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Action
Release: 1974
With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.

TOP 4:

Tom Horn

Tom Horn
Character: Walter Stoll
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Release: 1980
A renowned former army scout is hired by ranchers to hunt down rustlers but finds himself on trial for the murder of a boy when he carries out his job too well. Tom Horn finds that the simple skills he knows are of no help in dealing with the ambitions of ranchers and corrupt officials as progress marches over him and the old west.

TOP 3:

The Wind and the Lion

The Wind and the Lion
Character: Samuel Gummere
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Release: 1975
At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers, and the attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.

TOP 2:

My Name Is Nobody

My Name Is Nobody
Original Title: Il mio nome è Nessuno
Character: Leader of the Wild Bunch
Genre: Comedy, Western
Release: 1973
Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to face the 150-man gang known as The Wild Bunch and earn his place in history.

TOP 1:

High Plains Drifter

High Plains Drifter
Character: Stacey Bridges
Genre: Western
Release: 1973
A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.



If you like the best Geoffrey Lewis movies, then you will also like the best Danny Trejo movies, where many of their films coincide.