Best Joe Mantegna movies

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Best Joe Mantegna movies
Today we present the best Joe Mantegna movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Joe Mantegna:

TOP 25:
Celebrity
Celebrity
Joe Mantegna as: Tony Gardella
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release: 1998
The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one lavish party to another and engages in numerous empty romances, he starts to doubt the worth of his work. Meanwhile, top TV producer Tony falls for Robin and introduces her to the world of celebrity.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gretchen Mol movies?

TOP 24:
Thinner
Thinner
Joe Mantegna as: Richie Ginelli
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 1996
A fat Lawyer finds himself growing "Thinner" when an old gypsy man places a hex on him. Now the lawyer must call upon his friends in organized crime to help him persuade the gypsy to lift the curse. Time is running out for the desperate lawyer as he draws closer to his own death, and grows ever thinner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kari Wuhrer movies?


TOP 23:
Edmond
Edmond
Joe Mantegna as: Man in Bar
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2005
Seemingly mild-mannered businessman Edmond Burke visits a fortuneteller and hears a remark that spurs him to leave his wife abruptly and seek what is missing from his life. Encounters with strangers and unsavory people weaken the barriers encompassing his long-suppressed rage, until Edmond explodes in violence.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mena Suvari movies?

TOP 22:
Cars 2
Cars 2
Joe Mantegna as: Grem (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2011
Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruce Campbell movies?

TOP 21:
Baby's Day Out
Baby's Day Out
Joe Mantegna as: Eddie
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Release: 1994
Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately, not everyone in the world is as nice as Baby Bink's parents; especially the three enterprising kidnapers who pretend to be photographers from the newspaper. Successfully kidnaping Baby Bink, they have a harder time keeping hold of the rascal, who not only keeps one step ahead of them, but seems to be more than a little bit smarter than the three bumbling criminals.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lara Flynn Boyle movies?


TOP 20:
Eye for an Eye
Eye for an Eye
Joe Mantegna as: Detective Sergeant Denillo
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 1996
It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob, the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sally Field movies?

TOP 19:
Homicide
Homicide
Joe Mantegna as: Bobby Gold
Genre: Drama, Crime
Release: 1991
Bobby Gold is a career cop who is reassigned from a hunt for a cop killer to the investigation of the murder of an old Jewish woman in Baltimore, and in the process finds himself exploring his own sense of identity.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best André Benjamin movies?

TOP 18:
Critical Condition
Critical Condition
Joe Mantegna as: Arthur Chambers
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1987
Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental examination. That night, a storm breaks out over New York, and the electricity to the hospital is broken. In the ensuing chaos that follows, Eddie is taken for a doctor. Suddenly he is in charge of a whole hospital!
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Wesley Snipes movies?


TOP 17:
Forget Paris
Forget Paris
Joe Mantegna as: Andy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult patches. The story is told in flashback by their friends at a restaurant waiting for them to arrive.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Kavner movies?

TOP 16:
Up Close & Personal
Up Close & Personal
Joe Mantegna as: Bucky Terranova
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
Tally Atwater has a dream: to be a prime-time network newscaster. She pursues this dream with nothing but ambition, raw talent and a homemade demo tape. Warren Justice is a brilliant, hard edged, veteran newsman. He sees Tally has talent and becomes her mentor. Tally’s career takes a meteoric rise and she and Warren fall in love. The romance that results is as intense and revealing as television news itself. Yet, each breaking story, every videotaped crisis that brings them together, also threatens to drive them apart...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stockard Channing movies?

TOP 15:

Nine Lives

Nine Lives
Joe Mantegna as: Richard
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2005
Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best William Fichtner movies?


TOP 14:

Redbelt

Redbelt
Joe Mantegna as: Jerry Weiss
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading. A woman sideswipes Mike's car and then, after an odd sequence of events, shoots out the studio's window. Later that evening, Mike rescues an action movie star in a fistfight at a bar. In return, the actor befriends Mike, gives him a gift, offers him work on his newest film, and introduces Mike's wife to his own - the women initiate business dealings. Then, things go sour all at once, Mike's debts mount, and going into the ring may be his only option.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jake Johnson movies?

TOP 13:

¡Three Amigos!

¡Three Amigos!
Joe Mantegna as: Harry Flugleman
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Release: 1986
Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Martin Short movies?

TOP 12:

Alice

Alice
Joe Mantegna as: Joe
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1990
Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in her mind and heart. Dr. Yang's magical herbs give Alice wondrous powers, taking her out of well-established rut.

TOP 11:

Bugsy

Bugsy
Joe Mantegna as: George Raft
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Release: 1991
New York gangster Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womanizer with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing him. In L.A. the life, the movies, and most of all strong-willed Virginia Hill detain him while his family wait back home. Then a trip to a run-down gambling joint at a spot in the desert known as Las Vegas gives him his big idea.


TOP 10:

The Money Pit

The Money Pit
Joe Mantegna as: Art Shirk
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1986
After being evicted from their Manhattan apartment, a couple buy what looks like the home of their dreams—only to find themselves saddled with a bank-account-draining nightmare. Struggling to keep their relationship together as their rambling mansion falls to pieces around them, the two watch in hilarious horror as everything—including the kitchen sink—disappears into the Money Pit.

TOP 9:

Things Change

Things Change
Joe Mantegna as: Jerry
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1988
Jerry, a misfit Mafia henchman, is assigned the low-level job of keeping an eye on Gino, a shoe repairman fingered by the Mob to confess to a murder he didn't commit. But Gino's mistaken for a Mafia boss, and the two are suddenly catapulted to the highest levels of mobster status. Only friendship will see them through this dangerous adventure alive!

TOP 8:

Suspect

Suspect
Joe Mantegna as: Charlie Stella
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1987
When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, she begins to believe that Anderson may actually be innocent. Juror Eddie Sanger (Dennis Quaid), a Washington lobbyist, agrees, and together the pair begins their own investigation of events.

TOP 7:

Liberty Heights

Liberty Heights
Joe Mantegna as: Nate Kurtzman
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
Anti-Semitism, race relations, coming of age, and fathers and sons: in Baltimore from fall, 1954, to fall, 1955.

TOP 6:

Elvis and Anabelle

Elvis and Anabelle
Joe Mantegna as: Charlie Moreau
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2007
A small-town beauty queen and an unlicensed mortician set out across the Texas plains on a journey of self-discovery.


TOP 5:

Elvis

Elvis
Joe Mantegna as: Joe Esposito
Genre: Drama, Music, TV Movie
Release: 1979
This biopic traces Elvis Presley’s life from his impoverished childhood to his meteoric rise to stardom to his triumphant conquering of Las Vegas.

TOP 4:

House of Games

House of Games
Joe Mantegna as: Mike
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1987
A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, scams, and con men.

TOP 3:

The Simpsons Movie

The Simpsons Movie
Joe Mantegna as: Fat Tony (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2007
After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.

TOP 2:

The Godfather: Part III

The Godfather: Part III
Joe Mantegna as: Joey Zasa
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1990
In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.

TOP 1:

Searching for Bobby Fischer

Searching for Bobby Fischer
Joe Mantegna as: Fred Waitzkin
Genre: Drama
Release: 1993
A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer.



If you like the best Joe Mantegna movies, then you will also like the best Martin Short movies, where many of their films coincide.