Best Tony Plana movies

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Best Tony Plana movies
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TOP 22:
Half Past Dead
Half Past Dead
Tony Plana as: Warden El Fuego
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Release: 2002
A man who goes undercover in a hi-tech prison to find out information to help prosecute those who killed his wife. While there, he stumbles onto a plot involving a death-row inmate and his $200 million stash of gold.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ja Rule movies?

TOP 21:
Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret
Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret
Tony Plana as: Prosecutor Martinez
Genre: Drama, Romance, TV Movie
Release: 2013
True story based on Jodi Arias, a seductive 28-year-old aspiring photographer found guilty of killing her former lover, Travis Alexander, who was found nude in his home shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. While investigating the violent killing, Mesa, Arizona police retrieved a digital camera from Alexander’s washing machine, revealing shocking images authorities claim Arias took during their sexual escapades, as well as during and after his murder. While Jodi pled not guilty and contends she killed Alexander in self-defense, police concluded that when he broke off their relationship, she stalked her ex-boyfriend and seduced him one final time before murdering him in cold blood. Her subsequent trial has been grand theater, dominating the cable news networks as she testified in her own defense and offered explicit insight into the sex, lies and obsession that led up to Alexander’s murder.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jesse Lee Soffer movies?


TOP 20:
Nightmares
Nightmares
Tony Plana as: Father Luis Del Amo (segment "The Benediction")
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 1983
A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In the third a small town priest loses his faith and decides to leave town, but in the desert is stalked by a mysterious black pick-up truck. In the final story, a family's problem with a rat is larger than they think.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Annabeth Gish movies?

TOP 19:
One Good Cop
One Good Cop
Tony Plana as: Beniamino
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 1991
When his partner is killed in the line of duty, Artie Lewis becomes the legal guardian of his three orphaned girls. But during his investigation of the case, Lewis finds his life – and that of his newfound family – on the line. That's when the guilty crime-lord comes face to face with one man's rage, one man's fury, one man's justice.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Benjamin Bratt movies?

TOP 18:
Havana
Havana
Tony Plana as: Julio Ramos
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1990
An American professional gambler named Jack Weil (Redford) decides to visit Havana, Cuba to gamble. On the boat to Havana, he meets Roberta Duran (Olin), the wife of a revolutionary, Arturo (Julia). Shortly after their arrival, Arturo is taken away by the secret police, and Roberta is captured and tortured. Jack frees her, but she continues to support the revolution.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Romola Garai movies?


TOP 17:
The Best of Times
The Best of Times
Tony Plana as: Chico
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1986
A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.

TOP 16:
Half Past Dead 2
Half Past Dead 2
Tony Plana as: Warden El Fuego
Genre: Crime, Action
Release: 2007
Long time inmate Twitch (Kurupt) gets himself transfered to a tougher prison than the re-opened Alcatraz. He claims it's to be closer to his lady but his real motives are a bit more grandiose. There he crosses paths with Burke (Bill Goldberg) a bulky prisoner who can take care of himself. Twitch, despite being less muscular, is just as mouthy and is pretty much the same. But there is a gang war brewing between the black and hispanic inmates that explodes into a hostile takeover of the prison when the black's gang leader is shot dead and the finger points at Burke. But the sh!t really hits the fan when the real killer and leader of the hispanics, Cortez (Robert Madrid) takes Twitch's girlfriend and Burke's daughter hostage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bill Goldberg movies?

TOP 15:

The Rookie

The Rookie
Tony Plana as: Morales
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1990
Veteran cop Nick Pulovski is used to playing musical partners; many of the partners he's had in the past have died on the job, and often as a result of Nick's risky tactics. But the rookie who's been assigned to help Nick bust a carjacking ring is almost as hotheaded as he is … and when Nick gets kidnapped, his newbie partner is his only hope.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Chad Lindberg movies?


TOP 14:

Live Wire

Live Wire
Tony Plana as: Al-Red
Genre: Action
Release: 1992
Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lisa Eilbacher movies?

TOP 13:

Valley Girl

Valley Girl
Tony Plana as: Low Rider
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1983
Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth Daily movies?

TOP 12:

Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain
Tony Plana as: Captain Lopez
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2013
Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, they abduct rich businessman Victor Kershaw and convince him to sign over all his assets to them. But when Kershaw makes it out alive, authorities are reluctant to believe his story.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Michael Rispoli movies?


TOP 11:

Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Tony Plana as: Jessie Salinas
Genre: Drama
Release: 2017
Hard-nosed liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel has been fighting the good fight forever while others take the credit. When his partner – the firm’s frontman – has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He soon discovers some unsettling truths about the firm – truths that conflict with his values of helping the poor and dispossessed – and finds himself in an existential crisis that leads to extreme actions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Carmen Ejogo movies?

TOP 10:

¡Three Amigos!

¡Three Amigos!
Tony Plana as: Jefe
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.

TOP 9:

Wasp Network

Wasp Network
Tony Plana as: Luis Posada Carriles
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 2020
Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he becomes a member of an anti-Castro organization.

TOP 8:

Goal! The Dream Begins

Goal! The Dream Begins
Original Title: Goal!
Tony Plana as: Hernan Munez
Genre: Drama
Release: 2005
Like millions of kids around the world, Santiago harbors the dream of being a professional footballer... However, living in the Barrios section of Los Angeles, he thinks it is only that--a dream. Until one day an extraordinary turn of events has him trying out for Premiership club Newcastle United.


TOP 7:

One Eight Seven

One Eight Seven
Tony Plana as: Principal Garcia
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1997
After surviving a stabbing by a student, teacher Trevor Garfield moves from New York to Los Angeles. There, he resumes teaching as a substitute teacher. The education system, where violent bullies control the classrooms and the administration is afraid of lawsuits, slowly drives Garfield mad.

TOP 6:

Bombshell

Bombshell
Tony Plana as: Geraldo Rivera
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who created it.

TOP 5:

Nixon

Nixon
Tony Plana as: Manolo Sanchez
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1995
An epic look at President Richard M. Nixon—a man carrying the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands from within—spanning his troubled boyhood in California to the shocking Watergate scandal that would end his Presidency.

TOP 4:

An Officer and a Gentleman

An Officer and a Gentleman
Tony Plana as: Emiliano Della Serra
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 3:

Salvador

Salvador
Tony Plana as: Major Maximilliano Casanova
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 1986
A second rated journalist from the US tries his luck in El Salvador during the military dictatorship in the 1980s.


TOP 2:

Primal Fear

Primal Fear
Tony Plana as: Martinez
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:

JFK

JFK
Tony Plana as: Carlos Bringuier
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 1991
This acclaimed Oliver Stone drama presents the investigation into the assassination of President John F. Kennedy led by New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison. When Garrison begins to doubt conventional thinking on the murder, he faces government resistance, and, after the killing of suspected assassin Lee Harvey Oswald, he closes the case. Later, however, Garrison reopens the investigation, finding evidence of an extensive conspiracy behind Kennedy's death.


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