Best Peter Riegert movies

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Best Peter Riegert movies
We present our ranking of the best Peter Riegert 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 Peter Riegert.

TOP 11:

The Chosen One

The Chosen One
Peter Riegert as: Bob
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2010
Paul is an ordinary man who is at the end of his rope. He hates his job, his beautiful wife has left him, and his mother and gay, Buddhist-monk brother constantly remind him of his shortcomings. Although Paul doesn't know it yet, his life is about to change in a big way.

TOP 10:

American Pastoral

American Pastoral
Peter Riegert as: Lou Levov
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2016
Set in postwar America, a man watches his seemingly perfect life fall apart as his daughter's new political affiliation threatens to destroy their family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Samantha Mathis movies?


TOP 9:

How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog

How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog
Peter Riegert as: Larry
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2002
The story of Peter McGowan, a chain-smoking, impotent, insomniac playwright who lives in Los Angeles. Once very successful, he is now in the tenth year of a decade-long string of production failures. He finds himself bonding with a new neighbor's lonely young daughter who has mild cerebral palsy; and during one of his middle-of-the-night strolls, he encounters his oddball doppelgänger.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jared Harris movies?

TOP 8:

At Middleton

At Middleton
Peter Riegert as: Boneyard Sims
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Release: 2013
Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Taissa Farmiga movies?

TOP 7:

Oscar

Oscar
Peter Riegert as: Aldo
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1991
Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his promise.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charlie Chaplin movies?


TOP 6:

A Shock to the System

A Shock to the System
Peter Riegert as: Robert Benham
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1990
Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a loud-mouthed yuppie associate, Graham unleashes his rage on an overly aggressive panhandler, who he accidently kills by pushing him into the path of an oncoming subway train. He re-thinks his problems with an entirely new solution. First, he arranges an "accident" for his annoying wife. Then he creates another "mishap" for his boss. It seems like the world is once more Graham's oyster…but a missing cigarette lighter and a prying police detective may change all that.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth McGovern movies?

TOP 5:

We Bought a Zoo

We Bought a Zoo
Peter Riegert as: Delbert McGinty
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Release: 2011
Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper and the rest of the staff, but, the zoo soon runs into financial trouble.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stephanie Szostak movies?

TOP 4:

Coldblooded

Coldblooded
Peter Riegert as: Steve
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 1995
Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure out a way to leave the mob so they can be together.


TOP 3:

Local Hero

Local Hero
Peter Riegert as: Mac
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1983
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.

TOP 2:

The Mask

The Mask
Peter Riegert as: Lieutenant Mitch Kellaway
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 1994
When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch the eye of local nightclub singer Tina Carlyle. Unfortunately, under the mask's influence, Ipkiss also robs a bank, which angers junior crime lord Dorian Tyrell, whose goons get blamed for the heist.

TOP 1:

Animal House

Animal House
Peter Riegert as: Donald "Boon" Schoenstein
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1978
At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.



If you like the best Peter Riegert movies, then you will also like the best Michael J. Fox movies, where many of their films coincide.