Best Richard Masur movies

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Best Richard Masur movies
We present our ranking of the best Richard Masur 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 Richard Masur.

TOP 25:
Play It to the Bone
Play It to the Bone
Richard Masur as: Artie
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1999
Two aging fighters in LA, friends, get a call from a Vegas promoter because his undercard fighters for a Mike Tyson bout that night are suddenly unavailable. He wants them to box each other. They agree as long as the winner gets a shot at the middleweight title. They enlist Grace, Cesar's current and Vinnie's ex girlfriend, to drive them to Vegas.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Willie Garson movies?

TOP 24:
My Girl 2
My Girl 2
Richard Masur as: Phil Sultenfuss
Genre: Comedy, Family
Release: 1994
Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get her father to agree to let her go to LA to stay with her Uncle Phil and do some research on her mother.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Beymer movies?


TOP 23:
Hanover Street
Hanover Street
Richard Masur as: 2nd Lieut. Jerry Cimino
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Release: 1979
Margaret is a nurse in England during WW2, and married to a secret agent. Things get complicated when she falls for David, an American pilot.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patsy Kensit movies?

TOP 22:
Forget Paris
Forget Paris
Richard Masur as: Craig
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 Billy Crystal movies?

TOP 21:
The Believers
The Believers
Richard Masur as: Marty Wertheimer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1987
Mourning the accidental death of his wife and having just moved to New York with his young son, laconic police psychologist Cal Jamison is reluctantly drawn into a series of grisly, ritualistic murders involving the immolation of two youths.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Loggia movies?


TOP 20:
Palindromes
Palindromes
Richard Masur as: Steve Victor
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2004
Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ellen Barkin movies?

TOP 19:
Heartburn
Heartburn
Richard Masur as: Arthur Siegel
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1986
Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living happily ever after until she discovers that Mark is having an affair while she is waddling around with a second pregnancy.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Natasha Lyonne movies?

TOP 18:
License to Drive
License to Drive
Richard Masur as: Mr. Anderson
Genre: Comedy, Family
Release: 1988
Teenager Les Anderson thinks his life can't get any worse after he flunks his driver's exam, but he's wrong. Even though he didn't receive his license, Les refuses to break his date with the cool Mercedes Lane, and he decides to lift his family's prize luxury car for the occasion. Unfortunately, Mercedes sneaks some booze along and passes out drunk, and a confused Les makes the bad decision of enlisting his rebellious friend, Dean, to help.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Heather Graham movies?


TOP 17:
Six Degrees of Separation
Six Degrees of Separation
Richard Masur as: Dr. Fine
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Release: 1993
The story of a young, gay, black, con artist who, posing as the son of Sidney Poitier, cunningly maneuvers his way into the lives of a white, upper-class New York family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Cleo King movies?

TOP 16:
Tumbledown
Tumbledown
Richard Masur as: Bruce Jespersen
Genre: Music, Romance, Comedy, Drama
Release: 2015
A young woman struggles to move on with her life after the death of her husband, an acclaimed folk singer, when a brash New York writer forces her to confront her loss and the ambiguous circumstances of his death.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jason Sudeikis movies?

TOP 15:

Risky Business

Risky Business
Richard Masur as: Rutherford
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1983
Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy Chicago suburbs with the Porsche at his disposal he quickly decides he has been good for too long and it is time to enjoy himself. After an unfortunate incident with the Porsche Joel must raise some cash, in a risky way.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joe Pantoliano movies?


TOP 14:

The Man Without a Face

The Man Without a Face
Richard Masur as: Prof. Carl Hartley
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鈥攁nd 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.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Geoffrey Lewis movies?

TOP 13:

Flashback

Flashback
Richard Masur as: Barry
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 1990
A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar opposites, it turns out that Buckner may have more in common with Walker than is initially apparent, a point that is driven home when the pair faces off against a sinister small-town sheriff.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Maika Monroe movies?

TOP 12:

Walker

Walker
Richard Masur as: Ephraim Squier
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Release: 1987
William Walker and his mercenary corps enter Nicaragua in the middle of the 19th century in order to install a new government by a coup d'etat.

TOP 11:

Heaven's Gate

Heaven's Gate
Richard Masur as: Cully
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.


TOP 10:

The Mean Season

The Mean Season
Richard Masur as: Bill Nolan
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1985
A routine investigation of a shocking murder takes a bizarre twist when the killer contacts the reporter and appoints him his personal spokesman. As the killer's calls and clues increase, the reporter is lured into a deadly trap.

TOP 9:

And the Band Played On

And the Band Played On
Richard Masur as: William W. Darrow, PhD
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:

Under Fire

Under Fire
Richard Masur as: Hub Kittle
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1983
Three U.S. journalists (Nick Nolte, Joanna Cassidy, Gene Hackman) get too close to one another and their work in 1979 Nicaragua.

TOP 7:

Who'll Stop the Rain

Who'll Stop the Rain
Richard Masur as: Danskin
Genre: War, Thriller, Crime
Release: 1978
John, a disillusioned Vietnam War journalist, turns to heroin smuggling. He cons Ray, an equally burnt out veteran into delivering the drugs stateside to his wife. Everything soon falls apart and Ray ends up on the run with John's wife trying to evade crooked narcotics agents.

TOP 6:

The Falcon and the Snowman

The Falcon and the Snowman
Richard Masur as: Bartender
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1985
The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.


TOP 5:

61*

61*
Richard Masur as: Milt Kahn
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie
Release: 2001
In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. Which man would reach it?

TOP 4:

Shoot to Kill

Shoot to Kill
Richard Masur as: Norman
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 1988
When a cunning murderer vanishes into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Northwest, pursuing FBI agent Warren Stantin must exchange familiar city streets for unknown wilderness trails. Completely out of his element, Stantin is forced to enlist the aid of expert tracker Jonathan Knox. It's a turbulent yet vital relationship they must maintain in order to survive... and one that becomes increasingly desperate when Knox's girlfriend Sarah becomes the killer's latest hostage!

TOP 3:

The Patriots

The Patriots
Original Title: Les Patriotes
Richard Masur as: Jeremy Pelman
Genre: Drama, Crime
Release: 1994
Ariel, a young French Jew, decides to leave his family to go to Israel and secretly become an agent of Mossad, the Israeli secret service. After years of training, his first mission is in Paris to steal secrets from Remy Prieur, a French atomic scientist.

TOP 2:

My Girl

My Girl
Richard Masur as: Phil Sultenfuss
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1991
Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over the summer just to impress him. Thomas J., her best friend, is "allergic to everything", and sticks with Vada despite her hangups. When Vada's father hires Shelly, and begins to fall for her, things take a turn to the worse...

TOP 1:

The Thing

The Thing
Richard Masur as: Clark
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction
Release: 1982
Members of an American scientific research outpost in Antarctica find themselves battling a parasitic alien organism capable of perfectly imitating its victims. They soon discover that this task will be harder than they thought, as they don't know which members of the team have already been assimilated and their paranoia threatens to tear them apart.



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