films The Best John Cusack Movies of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite John Cusack movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

Here is the list of the best John Cusack movies of all time, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. John Cusack's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top John Cusack movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated John Cusack movies will be at the top of the list. John Cusack has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest John Cusack movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining John Cusack films to end the squabble once and for all.

John Cusack first came into popularity starring in teen movies such as Class, Sixteen Candles, and Better Off Dead. After starring in Cameron Crowe's Say Anything, John Cusack's career only improved as he landed leading roles in films like Con AirGrosse Pointe Blank, and High Fidelity. Known for his romantic comedy performances (Serendipity, America's Sweethearts), John Cusack has also starred in the thriller Identity, in the critically acclaimed drama Adaptation, and even in the historical action epic Dragon Blade alongside Jackie Chan. With such a large and diverse filmography, John Cusack is one of Hollywood's biggest stars. 

If you think the best John Cusack role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest John Cusack performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best John Cusack movies?" and "What are the greatest John Cusack roles of all time?"

John Cusack is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Robert Altman, Terrence Malick and Woody Allen. Movie fans who love John Cusack have also been known to enjoy films starring Ed Harris and Joan Cusack.

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Say Anything... John Cusack, Jeremy Piven, Joan Cusack

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Grosse Pointe Blank Dan Aykroyd, John Cusack, Hank Azaria

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Better Off Dead John Cusack, E.G. Daily, David Ogden Stiers

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High Fidelity Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black

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Serendipity Kate Beckinsale, John Cusack, Bridget Moynahan

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The Sure Thing John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Nicollette Sheridan

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Identity Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Alfred Molina

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Con Air Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich, Steve Buscemi

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Runaway Jury Rachel Weisz, Dustin Hoffman, Gene Hackman

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253 42
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Sixteen Candles John Cusack, Molly Ringwald, Joan Cusack

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Stand by Me Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack

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The Grifters Annette Bening, John Cusack, Martin Scorsese

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Being John Malkovich Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt, Charlie Sheen

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1408 Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Kate Walsh

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Eight Men Out Charlie Sheen, Christopher Lloyd, John Cusack

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One Crazy Summer Demi Moore, John Cusack, Jeremy Piven

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Pushing Tin Angelina Jolie, Cate Blanchett, John Cusack

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Hot Tub Time Machine Chevy Chase, Lyndsy Fonseca, Lizzy Caplan

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The Raven Alice Eve, John Cusack, Brendan Gleeson

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Kevin Spacey, Jude Law, John Cusack

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Must Love Dogs Diane Lane, John Cusack, Christopher Plummer

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2012 Amanda Peet, Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton

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America's Sweethearts Julia Roberts, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Emma Roberts

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The Thin Red Line George Clooney, John Travolta, Sean Penn

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The Frozen Ground Vanessa Hudgens, Nicolas Cage, 50 Cent

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City Hall Al Pacino, John Cusack, Bridget Fonda

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The Ice Harvest John Cusack, Billy Bob Thornton, Randy Quaid

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Broadcast News Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

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Martian Child Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Anjelica Huston

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The Player Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg

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War, Inc. Hilary Duff, Marisa Tomei, Dan Aykroyd

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Bullets over Broadway Jennifer Tilly, Mary-Louise Parker, John Cusack

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Class Rob Lowe, John Cusack, Jacqueline Bissett

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Anastasia Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan, Kelsey Grammer

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Hot Pursuit Ben Stiller, John Cusack, Jerry Stiller

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Grace Is Gone Marisa Tomei, John Cusack, Mary Kay Place

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Adaptation Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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The Contract Morgan Freeman, John Cusack, Mircea Monroe

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Bob Roberts Susan Sarandon, Jack Black, Helen Hunt

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Max John Cusack, Leelee Sobieski, Kevin McKidd

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Fat Man and Little Boy Paul Newman, John Cusack, Laura Dern

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The Factory John Cusack, Jennifer Carpenter, Ksenia Solo

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The Paperboy Nicole Kidman, Matthew McConaughey, Zac Efron

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Cradle Will Rock Bill Murray, Susan Sarandon, Jack Black

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Adult World Emma Roberts, John Cusack, Cloris Leachman

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Igor Jay Leno, Steve Buscemi, John Cleese

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Shadows and Fog Madonna, Jodie Foster, Woody Allen

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46 12
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The Jack Bull John Goodman, John Cusack, Drake Bell

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Money for Nothing John Cusack, Philip Seymour Hoffman, James Gandolfini

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True Colors John Cusack, James Spader, Mandy Patinkin