Best Willem Dafoe movies

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Best Willem Dafoe movies
Today we present the best Willem Dafoe 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 Willem Dafoe:

TOP 25:
To Live and Die in L.A.
To Live and Die in L.A.
Character: Eric 'Rick' Masters
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1985
A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.

TOP 24:
Born on the Fourth of July
Born on the Fourth of July
Character: Charlie
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1989
The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frank Whaley movies?


TOP 23:
Spider-Man
Spider-Man
Character: Norman Osborn / Green Goblin
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Release: 2002
After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tobey Maguire movies?

TOP 22:
Wild at Heart
Wild at Heart
Character: Bobby Peru
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1990
Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sherilyn Fenn movies?

TOP 21:
What Happened to Monday
What Happened to Monday
Character: Terrence Settman
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2017
In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Noomi Rapace movies?


TOP 20:
The Aviator
The Aviator
Character: Roland Sweet
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alec Baldwin movies?

TOP 19:
Motherless Brooklyn
Motherless Brooklyn
Character: Paul Randolph
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2019
Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Leslie Mann movies?

TOP 18:
John Wick
John Wick
Character: Marcus
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2014
Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ian McShane movies?


TOP 17:
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
Character: Klaus Daimler
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Release: 2004
Renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou has sworn vengeance upon the rare shark that devoured a member of his crew. In addition to his regular team, he is joined on his boat by Ned, a man who believes Zissou to be his father, and Jane, a journalist pregnant by a married man. They travel the sea, all too often running into pirates and, perhaps more traumatically, various figures from Zissou's past, including his estranged wife, Eleanor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Owen Wilson movies?

TOP 16:
The English Patient
The English Patient
Character: David Caravaggio
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 1996
In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kristin Scott Thomas movies?

TOP 15:

The Boondock Saints

The Boondock Saints
Character: Paul Smecker
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1999
With a God-inspired moral obligation to act against evil, twin brothers Conner and Murphy set out to rid Boston of criminals. However, rather than working within the system, these Irish Americans decide to take swift retribution into their own hands.


TOP 14:

Togo

Togo
Character: Leonhard Seppala
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Release: 2019
The untold true story set in the winter of 1925 that takes you across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting adventure that will test the strength, courage and determination of one man, Leonhard Seppala, and his lead sled dog, Togo.

TOP 13:

The Last Temptation of Christ

The Last Temptation of Christ
Character: Jesus
Genre: Drama
Release: 1988
Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being the savior of mankind torments Jesus throughout his life, leading him to doubt. As he is put to death on the cross, Jesus is tempted by visions of an ordinary life married to Mary Magdalene.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Harvey Keitel movies?

TOP 12:

The Smile Man

The Smile Man
Character: Willem
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2013
A gentleman deals with the consequences of a car accident, which has left him with a spinal injury that means he has a permanent smile on his face.

TOP 11:

American Psycho

American Psycho
Character: Detective Donald Kimball
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Release: 2000
A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Samantha Mathis movies?


TOP 10:

Inside Man

Inside Man
Character: Captain Darius
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2006
When an armed, masked gang enter a Manhattan bank, lock the doors and take hostages, the detective assigned to effect their release enters negotiations preoccupied with corruption charges he is facing.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Christopher Plummer movies?

TOP 9:

The Florida Project

The Florida Project
Character: Bobby Hicks
Genre: Drama
Release: 2017
The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.

TOP 8:

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars
Character: Peter van Houten
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2014
Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

TOP 7:

Mountain

Mountain
Character: Narrator
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2017
An epic cinematic and musical collaboration between Sherpa filmmaker Jennifer Peedom and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, that explores humankind's fascination with high places. Narrated by Willem Dafoe.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jena Malone movies?

TOP 6:

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning
Character: Agent Alan Ward
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Release: 1988
Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his partner, a former sheriff.


TOP 5:

Platoon

Platoon
Character: Sgt. Elias
Genre: Drama, War, Action
Release: 1986
As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

TOP 4:

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Fantastic Mr. Fox
Character: Rat (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2009
The Fantastic Mr. Fox bored with his current life, plans a heist against the three local farmers. The farmers, tired of sharing their chickens with the sly fox, seek revenge against him and his family.

TOP 3:

Finding Nemo

Finding Nemo
Character: Gill (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2003
Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish, hungry seagulls, and more along the way.

TOP 2:

The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse
Character: Thomas Wake
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Release: 2019
Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

TOP 1:

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Character: J.G. Jopling
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2014
The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting, the battle for an enormous family fortune and the slow and then sudden upheavals that transformed Europe during the first half of the 20th century.



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