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Armand Assante is a Actor and Executive producer American born on 4 october 1949 at New York City (USA)

Armand Assante

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Birth name Armand Anthony Assante, Jr.
Nationality USA
Birth 4 october 1949 (74 years) at New York City (USA)

Armand Anthony Assante, Jr. (born October 4, 1949) is an American actor.


Armand Assante was born in New York City, and raised in Cornwall, New York, the son of Armand Anthony Assante, Sr., a painter and artist, and Katherine (née Healy), a music teacher and poet. His father was Sicilian American, his mother was Irish American, and he was raised in a devoutly Roman Catholic family. Assante was married to Karen McArn from 1982 to 1994, and has two daughters, Anya and Alesandra.

Best films

Judge Dredd (1995)
The Road to El Dorado (2000)
Private Benjamin (1980)
1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)

Usually with

Bill Conti
Bill Conti
(6 films)
Glen Pitre
Glen Pitre
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Armand Assante (66 films)

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A Fine Step
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about animals, Sports films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère, Horse sports in film
Actors Luke Perry, Leonor Varela, Justin Baldoni, Armand Assante, Cameron Daddo
Roles Alejandro Bolivar
Rating53% 2.666732.666732.666732.666732.66673
La jeune Claire, 12 ans, est passionnée d'équitation. Elle rencontre Fandango, un cheval de race Paso Fino blessé et traumatisé depuis l'accident de son cavalier Cal Masterson. Elle s'associe alors à Cal pour soigner Fandango de ses peurs.
Dead Man Down, 1h58
Directed by Niels Arden Oplev
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Gangster films
Actors Noomi Rapace, Dominic Cooper, Colin Farrell, Terrence Howard, Armand Assante, Isabelle Huppert
Roles Lon Gordon
Rating63% 3.1976153.1976153.1976153.1976153.197615
Victor (Colin Farrell) has infiltrated the criminal empire run by ruthless kingpin Alphonse Hoyt (Terrence Howard). His objective is to make Alphonse pay for the murder of his wife and young daughter two years earlier. Victor intends to exact revenge on Alphonse through physical and psychological torture before finally killing him.
Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn, 1h56
Origin USA
Genres Action, Crime
Actors Ice-T, Ja Rule, Vincent Pastore, Tony Darrow, Cathy Moriarty, Robert Costanzo
Roles Joseph Baldano Sr.
Rating38% 1.925471.925471.925471.925471.92547
Bobby Baldano, (William DeMeo) is the black sheep of his family. When he gets out of prison after serving a five year sentence, his Father, (Armand Assante) has high hopes of a fresh start for him and coming to work at Joseph Baldano & Sons Contracting, the legitimate and thriving multi-generational family business Bobby's grandfather built up from nothing. But Bobby's a mob connected street thug who gets caught back up in a life of inescapable crime. He has two families - one supportive and loving, the other dangerous and deadly. He must decide between the two families and once he does truths are revealed that Bobby always knew but was too blind to see and too afraid to face.
Assumed Killer, 1h27
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Casper Van Dien, Armand Assante, Christie Lynn Smith, Eric Roberts, William R. Moses, Nancy Stafford
Roles Aaron Banfield
Rating36% 1.8332451.8332451.8332451.8332451.833245
Daria Valdez Morrow est une journaliste à succès. Alors qu'elle enquête sur une série de meurtres perpétrés par un tueur en série, elle est victime d'un accident de voiture. Elle souffre alors d'une amnésie rétrograde. Lorsqu'elle reprend connaissance, elle commence à soupçonner son époux, Sam Morrow, d'être le tueur sur lequel elle enquêtait. Elle décide de poursuivre ses investigations pour découvrir la vérité...
Shadows in Paradise, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres War, Action
Themes Political films
Actors Marc Dacascos, Armand Assante, Tom Sizemore, Sofya Skya, Bruce Boxleitner, Danny Trejo
Roles Cpt. John 'Ghost' Santos
Rating35% 1.7822651.7822651.7822651.7822651.782265
During a rescue operation in Iraq, Special Forces member Max Forrester (Mark Dacascos) is devastated when Sasha (Sofya Skya), his squad mate and fiancée, goes missing. Two years later, Max, now out of the military, receives a call from his ex-commander, Captain Dyer (Bruce Boxleitner), informing him that Sasha has been seen alive and moving freely about on a place called Paradise Island. He also informs Max the military is preparing to go in and extract her with possible charges of desertion or worse. Max sets off on his own to Paradise Island to find Sasha and learn the truth before Shadow Company gets to her first. Max eventually finds Sasha and learns she is working undercover as part of Al-Qaeda and is about to expose a weapons deal that will have a heavy impact on their organization. The story culminates in a battle wherein it is revealed that Shadow Company, led by their leader Ghost (Armand Assante), are in fact the weapons dealers who were using Sasha as an alibi to come to the island. Max and Sasha foil the weapons deal and recover the weapons in a spectacular showdown.
The Bleeding
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes Vampires in film
Actors DMX, Vinnie Jones, Michael Madsen, Armand Assante, William McNamara, Pittsburgh Slim
Roles Jake Plummer
Rating30% 1.519451.519451.519451.519451.51945
An ex-Army Ranger searching for the killer of his parents discovers a family of vampires in a former chemical weapons factory-turned-nightclub.
Breaking Point, 1h37
Directed by Jeff Celentano
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Actors Tom Berenger, Armand Assante, Busta Rhymes, Sticky Fingaz, Musetta Vander, Frankie Faison
Roles Marty Berlin
Rating48% 2.412592.412592.412592.412592.41259
Steven Luisi, ex avocat de la défense de criminels tente de reprendre son métier après avoir lutté contre son addiction à la drogue et après avoir souffert d'une tragédie familiale.
The Line
The Line (2009)
, 1h30
Directed by James Cotten
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Ray Liotta, Andy García, Jordi Vilasuso, Esai Morales, Valerie Cruz, Bruce Davison
Roles Padre Antonio
Rating51% 2.5500252.5500252.5500252.5500252.550025
Veteran assassin Mark Shields (Ray Liotta) is hired to track down the head of an elusive drug cartel centered in Tijuana, Mexico. Shields takes the assignment in a weary daze, as he is fresh off a case that claimed the life of a woman he continues to see in his mind.
Smile (2009)
, 1h34
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Armand Assante, Antonio Cupo, Mourad Zaoui
Roles Tollinger
Rating33% 1.68761.68761.68761.68761.6876
A group of college friends go on holiday to Morocco, and when one of them loses her camera she buys an instant camera from a mysterious man at an curio shop. However, the camera seems to be cursed, as everyone whose picture is taken with it ends up dying under mysterious circumstances. The remaining members must race to decipher the supernatural clues in the photos to save themselves.
Chicago Overcoat, 1h25
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Mafia films, L'Outfit de Chicago, Gangster films
Actors Frank Vincent, Kathrine Narducci, Mike Starr, Stacy Keach, Armand Assante, Dominic Capone
Roles Stefano D'Agnostino
Rating58% 2.9481452.9481452.9481452.9481452.948145
Lou Marazano was once a feared hit man, but his reputation has dimmed significantly twenty years after his retirement. Unable to help his daughter financially after her ex-husband fails to pay child support, he asks the street boss, Lorenzo Galante, for work. Though reluctant to give him the job, the mob sends him to kill several witnesses who will testify against a corrupt labor leader. After Marazano sends flowers to the widow of one of the men he kills, Ray Berkowski, a veteran cop, reopens a case that involved a string of murders from the early 1990s. Though discouraged from investigating, Berkowski and his partner, Ralph Maloney, stake out the second target. Picked up at the scene of he crime, Marazano does not talk, and the police are forced to set him free when his girlfriend and her neighbors provide an alibi.
The Steam Experiment, 1h27
Directed by Philippe Martinez
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Val Kilmer, Armand Assante, Eric Roberts, Patrick Muldoon
Roles Detective Mancini
Rating39% 1.9589551.9589551.9589551.9589551.958955
A deranged man calling himself James Pettis (Val Kilmer) approaches the Grand Rapids Press demanding that it publish his predictions about the upcoming demise of civilization due to the conditions of global warming, warning that he has trapped a group of six people in a Turkish-style steamroom to demonstrate the effects of this environment on humans. A local police detective Mancini (Armand Assante) tries to get Pettis to reveal information that will help him confirm the truth of his story, and to rescue the hostages, but over the course of the interrogation begins to suspect that either Pettis' story is a delusional hoax, or that the steamroom killing has already taken place.
The Man Who Came Back, 1h52
Directed by Glen Pitre
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Documentary, Action, Adventure, Western
Themes Films about slavery, Prison films
Actors Eric Braeden, Billy Zane, Sean Young, George Kennedy, Armand Assante, Carol Alt
Roles Amos
Rating49% 2.460522.460522.460522.460522.46052
The Man Who Came Back is based on the Thibodaux massacre, the second bloodiest labor strike in U.S. history.