Joe Pesci’s ten best films
ComingSoon.net is counting down our ten favorite films starring Joe Pesci, a one-of-a-kind icon of the 80s and 90s. Check out our choices in the gallery below!
Often seen filling bit parts and supporting roles throughout the filmographies of the 20th century’s greatest filmmakers, Joe Pesci is a recognizable face with an equally noticeable voice. From Shane Black’s series of action-comedies to Martin Scorsese’s many mob movies to a holiday classic from the early 90s, Pesci has immersed himself in film history simply by being himself—always tough, always volatile, he’s a thoroughly original performer.
Still, throughout the years, Joe Pesci has always seemed to gravitate toward the films of Martin Scorsese (although he was never confined to them, often breaking out to other roles on the side). As a result, his filmography is filled with all-time classics comparable to some of our time’s biggest A-listers. Let’s take a look at his greatest roles so far.