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djrunner
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What are some of the best Gene Hackman films


I forget how much I like some of his work. Thinking about a Netflix search, what should be top of my list?






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Tactical1
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I really like Unforgiven, The Royal Tenenbaums, and Crimson Tide.

I am also a sucker for The Quick and the Dead, although the film is not really that great.






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Tactical1
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Fun fact: Gene Hackman is an avid Jacksonville Jaguars fan and good friend of Jack Del Rio





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Tactical1
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Sorry fellas, something is wrong with my mouse forcing me to double post.


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LSUBrad5277
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Hoosiers
Crimson tide
Unforgiven
The replacements
Bat 21
Superman IV
Wyatt Earp
Superman I and II
Mississippi burning

Several war movies late 70's into the 80's.






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TigerLicks
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unforgiven
enemy of the state
bat 21
superman
the french connection


...brilliant actor






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lsusportsman2
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Crimson Tide


I agree that's my favorite movie of his. Awesome awesome actor.






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I still like him in the original Superman movie.

The original Poseidon Adventure is good too.


I like the movie but I hate the title, "Crimson Tide." He's really good in that.

Forgot about "The Replacements." That's a good flick too.



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Jubilee
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As mentioned, Unforgiven is some of his best. Little Bill is bad , but you totally see his POV. Bite the Bullet is lesser known but GREAT, he's a horse expert and animal lover, what's not to love?





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Froman
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The blind guy in Young Frankenstein is his most memorable role to me. I love his body of work, but that's the one I enjoy the most.





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Jimbeaux
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Some great ones have been mentioned. Here's a couple more:

The Birdcage
The Firm
No Way Out






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Gene Hackman





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He was also great in enemy of the state





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SouljaBreauxTellEm
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Young Frankenstein





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Hoosiers






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The original Poseidon Adventure is good too.


This.Saw it again last year.Very "Dated",the 7o's clothes and hair.Which was great for me because I graduated High School in 79'.Hackman was great.

He's great in everything he's in.He was Lex Luther in the 1st Christopher Reeves "Superman".He plays a great villain.


eta. Forgot about Young Frankenstein.



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TejasHorn
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Maybe my favorite actor. His monologue on gunplay in The Unforgiven.





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Needs more love...







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