Ray Liotta is one of those actors who seems to be in everything. He’s had some amazing roles over the years and has worked with some of the best directors in the business. Here are 10 of his best films.
This Martin Scorsese classic is arguably one of the best films ever made. Liotta plays Henry Hill, a real life mobster who turned informant. The film also stars Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci.
The film is gritty, violent and incredibly well made. It’s a must see for any film fan.
This biopic tells the story of George Jung, a man who became one of the biggest drug dealers in America. Liotta plays Jung’s father, a man who is disappointed in his son’s choices but still loves him. The film also stars Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz.
This Clint Eastwood classic is about a former gunslinger who is drawn back into violence when he tries to help a prostitute. Liotta has a small but pivotal role as English Bob, a famous gunfighter. The film also stars Morgan Freeman and Gene Hackman.
4) No Country for Old Men
This Coen Brothers film is a modern classic. It’s a dark and violent tale of greed and betrayal. Liotta plays Carson Wells, a man who is hired to help find a briefcase full of money. The film also stars Javier Bardem and Josh Brolin.
This sequel to The Silence of the Lambs sees Anthony Hopkins return as the iconic cannibal. Liotta plays Paul Krendler, a FBI agent who becomes obsessed with catching Lecter. The film also stars Julianne Moore and Gary Oldman.
6) Smokin’ Aces
This action packed film follows a group of assassins who are all after the same target. Liotta plays Joe Carruthers, an FBI agent who is tasked with protecting the target. The film also stars Jeremy Piven and Ben Affleck.
7) The Place Beyond the Pines
This gripping drama follows two men who have a chance encounter that has devastating consequences. Liotta plays Luke, a motorcycle stunt rider who turns to crime to support his family. The film also stars Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper.
8) Identity Thief
This hilarious comedy stars Jason Bateman as a man whose identity is stolen by Melissa McCarthy. Liotta has a small but memorable role as Harold, the owner of a gun store where Bateman’s character tries to buy a gun.
9) Killing Them Softly
This dark and violent film follows Jackie Cogan, a hitman who is hired to kill those responsible for a heist. Liotta plays Mickey, one of the men who carried out the heist. The film also stars Brad Pitt and James Gandolfini.
This action packed thriller stars Ray Liotta as a man who is trapped on a plane with a deranged killer. The film is full of twists and turns and will keep you on the edge of your seat. It also stars Lauren Holly and Rutger Hauer.