Best Richard Gere movies

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Best Richard Gere movies
Today we present the best Richard Gere 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 Richard Gere:

TOP 25:
American Gigolo
American Gigolo
Richard Gere as: Julian Kaye
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Release: 1980
Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician's wife, without expecting any pay. One of his clients is murdered and Detective Sunday begins pumping him for details on his different clients, something he is reluctant to do considering the nature of his work. Julian begins to suspect he's being framed. Meanwhile Michelle begins to fall in love with him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best H茅ctor Elizondo movies?

TOP 24:
The Mothman Prophecies
The Mothman Prophecies
Richard Gere as: John Klein
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Release: 2002
Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Will Patton movies?


TOP 23:
Nights in Rodanthe
Nights in Rodanthe
Richard Gere as: Dr. Paul Flanner
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
Adrienne is trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not, and her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is travelling to reconcile with his estranged son, checks into an inn where she is staying.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mae Whitman movies?

TOP 22:
Arbitrage
Arbitrage
Richard Gere as: Robert Miller
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2012
A troubled hedge fund magnate, desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire, makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.

TOP 21:
Sommersby
Sommersby
Richard Gere as: John Robert Sommersby/Horace Townsend
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Romance
Release: 1993
Set in the south of the United States just after the Civil War, Laurel Sommersby is just managing to work the farm without her husband Jack, believed killed in the Civil War. By all accounts, Jack Sommersby was not a pleasant man, thus when he returns, Laurel has mixed emotions. It appears that Jack has changed a great deal, leading some people to believe that this is not actually Jack but an imposter. Laurel herself is unsure, but willing to take the man into her home, and perhaps later into her heart...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frankie Faison movies?


TOP 20:
Shall We Dance?
Shall We Dance?
Richard Gere as: John Clark
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2004
Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bobby Cannavale movies?

TOP 19:
The Jackal
The Jackal
Richard Gere as: Declan Mulqueen
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1997
Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, a psychopathic hitman known only as The Jackal proves an elusive target for the people charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI director, a Russian MVK Major, and a jailed IRA terrorist who can recognize him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Derek Jacobi movies?

TOP 18:
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Richard Gere as: Guy Chambers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2015
As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel.


TOP 17:
Brooklyn's Finest
Brooklyn's Finest
Richard Gere as: Eddie Dugan
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2009
Enforcing the law within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of the city and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects is the NYPD's sixty-fifth precinct. Three police officers struggle with the sometimes fine line between right and wrong.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ellen Barkin movies?

TOP 16:
Unfaithful
Unfaithful
Richard Gere as: Ed Sumner
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2002
Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to confront the other man.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Iain Glen movies?

TOP 15:

Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs
Richard Gere as: Dennis Peck
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1990
Keen young Raymold Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis Peck whose financial holdings start to suggest something shady. Indeed Peck is involved in any number of dubious or downright criminal activities. He is also devious, a womaniser, and a clever manipulator, and he starts to turn his attention on Avila.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Xander Berkeley movies?


TOP 14:

The Hoax

The Hoax
Richard Gere as: Clifford Irving
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2006
In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Marcia Gay Harden movies?

TOP 13:

The Hunting Party

The Hunting Party
Richard Gere as: Simon Hunt
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Release: 2007
An emerging journalist (Jesse Eisenberg), an experienced cameraman (Terrence Howard), and a discredited reporter (Richard Gere) find their bold plan to capture Bosnia's top war criminal quickly spiraling out of control when a UN representative mistakes them for a CIA hit squad in a light-hearted thriller inspired by Scott Anderson's popular Esquire article. The Weinstein Company provides stateside
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Terrence Howard movies?

TOP 12:

The Cotton Club

The Cotton Club
Richard Gere as: Dixie Dwyer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Release: 1984
Harlem's legendary Cotton Club becomes a hotbed of passion and violence as the lives and loves of entertainers and gangsters collide.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Giancarlo Esposito movies?

TOP 11:

I'm Not There.

I'm Not There.
Richard Gere as: Billy
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2007
Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon and revealing how Dylan constantly reinvented himself.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ben Whishaw movies?


TOP 10:

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

Looking for Mr. Goodbar
Richard Gere as: Tony
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1977
A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.

TOP 9:

And the Band Played On

And the Band Played On
Richard Gere as: The Choreographer
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Release: 1993
The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.

TOP 8:

An Officer and a Gentleman

An Officer and a Gentleman
Richard Gere as: Zack Mayo
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1982
Zack Mayo is an aloof, taciturn man who aspires to be a navy pilot. Once he arrives at training camp for his 13-week officer's course, Mayo runs afoul of abrasive, no-nonsense drill Sergeant Emil Foley. Mayo is an excellent cadet, but a little cold around the heart, so Foley rides him mercilessly, sensing that the young man would be prime officer material if he weren't so self-involved. Zack's affair with a working girl is likewise compromised by his unwillingness to give of himself.

TOP 7:

Rhapsody in August

Rhapsody in August
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Richard Gere as: Clark (Kane's Nephew)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1991
The story centers on an elderly hibakusha, who lost her husband in the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, caring for her four grandchildren over the summer. She learns of a long-lost brother, Suzujiro, living in Hawaii who wants her to visit him before he dies.

TOP 6:

And the Oscar Goes To...

And the Oscar Goes To...
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2014
The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in forming this professional honorary organization. Two years later the Academy began bestowing awards, which were nicknamed "Oscar," and quickly came to represent the pinnacle of cinematic achievement.


TOP 5:

Chicago

Chicago
Richard Gere as: Billy Flynn
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Release: 2002
Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

TOP 4:

Pretty Woman

Pretty Woman
Richard Gere as: Edward Lewis
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1990
When a millionaire wheeler-dealer enters a business contract with a Hollywood hooker Vivian Ward, he loses his heart in the bargain.

TOP 3:

Days of Heaven

Days of Heaven
Richard Gere as: Bill
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1978
In 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish fire鈥擬alick captures it all with dreamlike authenticity, creating at once a timeless American idyll and a gritty evocation of turn-of-the-century labor.

TOP 2:

Primal Fear

Primal Fear
Richard Gere as: Martin Vail
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1996
An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a third person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime.

TOP 1:

Hachi: A Dog's Tale

Hachi: A Dog's Tale
Richard Gere as: Parker Wilson
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2009
A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.



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