Best Luis Guzmán movies

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Best Luis Guzmán movies
Today we present the best Luis Guzmán 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 Luis Guzmán:

TOP 25:
True Believer
True Believer
Luis Guzmán as: Ortega
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1989
Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet. With Roger's idealistic prodding, Eddie reluctantly takes on a case of a young Korean man who, according to his mother, has been in jail for eight years for a murder he didn't commit.

TOP 24:
Q & A
Q & A
Luis Guzmán as: Det. Luis Valentin
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Release: 1990
A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Paul Calderon movies?


TOP 23:
Welcome to Collinwood
Welcome to Collinwood
Luis Guzmán as: Cosimo
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2002
Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gabrielle Union movies?

TOP 22:
Waiting...
Waiting...
Luis Guzmán as: Raddimus
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2005
Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order and enthusiastic managers who want to build the perfect wait staff. Luckily, these employees have effective revenge tactics.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alanna Ubach movies?

TOP 21:
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Luis Guzmán as: Phil Ramos
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2009
Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Michael Rispoli movies?


TOP 20:
Confidence
Confidence
Luis Guzmán as: Manzano
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2003
What Jake Vig doesn't know just might get him killed. A sharp and polished grifter, Jake has just swindled thousands of dollars from the unsuspecting Lionel Dolby with the help of his crew. It becomes clear that Lionel wasn't just any mark, he was an accountant for eccentric crime boss Winston King. Jake and his crew will have to stay one step ahead of both the criminals and the cops to finally settle their debt.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Forster movies?

TOP 19:
War
War
Luis Guzmán as: Benny
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2007
FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. Will the truth come out before it's too late? And when the dust settles, who will remain standing?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ray Winstone movies?

TOP 18:
Nothing Like the Holidays
Nothing Like the Holidays
Luis Guzmán as: Johnny
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
It’s Christmastime and the far-flung members of the Rodriguez family are converging at their parents’ home in Chicago to celebrate the season and rejoice in their youngest brother’s safe return from combat overseas.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Debra Messing movies?


TOP 17:
He's Just Not That Into You
He's Just Not That Into You
Luis Guzmán as: Javier
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
Remember that really cute girl/guy who said they'd call – and didn't? Maybe they lost your number. Maybe they're in the hospital. Maybe they're awed by your looks, brains or success. Or maybe... They're just not that into you.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kris Kristofferson movies?

TOP 16:
Black Rain
Black Rain
Luis Guzmán as: Frankie
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1989
Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. However, in Japan he manages to escape, and as they try to track him down, they get deeper and deeper into the Japanese Mafia scene and they have to learn that they can only win by playing the game—the Japanese way.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Andy García movies?

TOP 15:

Yes Man

Yes Man
Luis Guzmán as: Jumper
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2008
Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Zooey Deschanel movies?


TOP 14:

Out of Sight

Out of Sight
Luis Guzmán as: Chino
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Release: 1998
Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if there's more between them than just the law.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Zahn movies?

TOP 13:

The Salton Sea

The Salton Sea
Luis Guzmán as: Quincy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2002
After the murder of his beloved wife, a man in search of redemption is set adrift in a world where nothing is as it seems. On his journey, he befriends slacker Jimmy "The Finn", becomes involved in rescuing his neighbor Colette from her own demons, and gets entangled in a web of deceit full of unexpected twists and turns.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best BD Wong movies?

TOP 12:

The Limey

The Limey
Luis Guzmán as: Eduardo Roel
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1999
The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece together what happened. After surviving a near-death beating, getting thrown from a building and being chased down a dangerous mountain road, the Englishman decides to dole out some bodily harm of his own.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bill Duke movies?

TOP 11:

The Bone Collector

The Bone Collector
Luis Guzmán as: Eddie Ortiz
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Release: 1999
Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch a grisly serial killer dubbed 'The Bone Collector'. The murderer's special signature is to leave tantalizing clues based on the grim remains of his crimes.


TOP 10:

Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story

Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
Luis Guzmán as: Balon
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2005
Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the mare and save it from being sacrificed by the owner.

TOP 9:

We're the Millers

We're the Millers
Luis Guzmán as: Mexican Cop
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 2013
A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

TOP 8:

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Luis Guzmán as: Bald Man
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release: 2004
Three wealthy children's parents are killed in a fire. When they are sent to a distant relative, they find out that he is plotting to kill them and seize their fortune. This movie is extremely alarming, an expression which here means "a thrilling misadventure involving three ingenious orphans and a villainous actor named Count Olaf (Jim Carrey) who wants their enormous fortune." It includes a suspicious fire, delicious pasta, Jim Carrey, poorly behaved looches, Billy Connolly, an incredibly deadly viper, Meryl Streep, and the voice of an imposter named Jude Law.

TOP 7:

Runaway Jury

Runaway Jury
Luis Guzmán as: Jerry Fernandez
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2003
A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.

TOP 6:

Traffic

Traffic
Luis Guzmán as: Ray Castro
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2000
An exploration of the United States of America's war on drugs from multiple perspectives. For the new head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the war becomes personal when he discovers his well-educated daughter is abusing cocaine within their comfortable suburban home. In Mexico, a flawed, but noble policeman agrees to testify against a powerful general in league with a cartel, and in San Diego, a drug kingpin's sheltered trophy wife must learn her husband's ruthless business after he is arrested, endangering her luxurious lifestyle.


TOP 5:

Punch-Drunk Love

Punch-Drunk Love
Luis Guzmán as: Lance
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
A socially awkward and volatile small business owner meets the love of his life after being threatened by a gang of scammers.

TOP 4:

Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights
Luis Guzmán as: Maurice TT Rodriguez
Genre: Drama
Release: 1997
Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a nightclub, and welcomes him into the extended family of movie-makers, misfits and hangers-on that are always around. Adams' rise from nobody to a celebrity adult entertainer is meteoric, and soon the whole world seems to know his porn alter ego, "Dirk Diggler". Now, when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, Adams' dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.

TOP 3:

The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo
Luis Guzmán as: Jacopo
Genre: Adventure
Release: 2002
Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, cleverly insinuating himself into the French nobility.

TOP 2:

Magnolia

Magnolia
Luis Guzmán as: Luis
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

TOP 1:

Carlito's Way

Carlito's Way
Luis Guzmán as: Pachanga
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 1993
A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.



If you like the best Luis Guzmán movies, then you will also like the best Philip Seymour Hoffman movies, where many of their films coincide.