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The Best John Cho Movies

Updated January 3, 2020 374 votes 24 voters46 items

This  list will determine the best John Cho movies with the help of your votes. The best John Cho performances are not necessarily in the greatest movies but many times the answer is the same. That being said, we want to know the movies where John Cho acted his best, no matter how big or small the role. The best part is, you can vote for all your favorite John Cho movies not just his comedic roles like the Harold and Kumar films.

You'll find the best movies starring John Cho on this list such as Searching and Star Trek. John Cho is undoubtedly a great actor but that doesn't mean he's been great in every film he's been in, so you can vote down the John Cho movies that you never want to watch again, so other John Cho fans will know which ones to skip.

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  • Searching1
    21
    1

    Searching

    John Cho, Debra Messing

    Released2018

    Directed byAneesh Chaganty

    David Kim

    Searching is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Aneesh Chaganty, shot from the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle2

    Released2004

    Directed byDanny Leiner

    Harold Lee

    Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle is a 2004 American stoner comedy film directed by Danny... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Star Trek3
    18
    4

    Star Trek

    Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison

    Released2009

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

    Hikaru Sulu

    Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Star Trek Into Darkness4
    14
    1

    Star Trek Into Darkness

    Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch

    Released2013

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

    Hikaru Sulu

    Star Trek Into Darkness is a 2013 American science fiction action film. It is the twelfth... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Star Trek Beyond5
    12
    0

    Star Trek Beyond

    Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto

    Directed byJustin Lin

    Hikaru Sulu

    Star Trek Beyond is a 2016 American science fiction adventure film directed by Justin Lin from... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • American Pie6
    17
    5

    American Pie

    Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid

    Released1999

    Directed byChris Weitz, Paul Weitz

    John

    American Pie is a 1999 teen comedy film written by Adam Herz and directed by brothers Paul and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • American Pie 27
    12
    1

    American Pie 2

    Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid

    Released2001

    Directed byJames B. Rogers

    John

    American Pie 2 is a 2001 American comedy film and the sequel to the 1999 film American Pie and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay8
    14
    4

    Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

    Neil Patrick Harris, Danneel Ackles

    Released2008

    Directed byHayden Schlossberg, Jon Hurwitz

    Harold Lee

    Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay is a 2008 American stoner action comedy film, the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • American Wedding9
    12
    5

    American Wedding

    Alyson Hannigan, January Jones

    Released2003

    Directed byJesse Dylan

    John

    American Wedding is a 2003 American romantic comedy film and a sequel to American Pie and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Grudge10
    12
    7

    The Grudge

    Andrea Riseborough, Demián Bichir

    Released2020

    Directed byNicolas Pesce

    Peter Spencer

    The Grudge is a 2020 American supernatural horror film and a reboot of The Grudge, and the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • American Reunion11
    7
    0

    American Reunion

    Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris

    Released2012

    Directed byHayden Schlossberg, Jon Hurwitz

    John

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  • American Beauty12
    8
    2

    American Beauty

    Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening

    Released1999

    Directed bySam Mendes

    Sale House Man #1

    American Beauty is a 1999 American drama film directed by Sam Mendes. An advertising executive... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Columbus13
    7
    1

    Columbus

    John Cho, Haley Lu Richardson

    Directed byKogonada

    Jin

    Columbus is a 2017 American drama film written and directed by Kogonada. A Korean-born,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Better Luck Tomorrow14
    8
    4

    Better Luck Tomorrow

    John Cho, Jerry Mathers

    Released2003

    Directed byJustin Lin

    Steve Choe

    Better Luck Tomorrow is a 2002 crime-drama film directed by Justin Lin. The movie is about... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Evolution15
    7
    2

    Evolution

    Julianne Moore, Sarah Silverman

    Released2001

    Directed byIvan Reitman

    Student

    Evolution is a 2001 American science fiction comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • In Good Company16
    7
    2

    In Good Company

    Scarlett Johansson, Topher Grace

    Released2004

    Directed byPaul Weitz

    Petey

    In Good Company is a 2004 American comedy film written and directed by Paul Weitz, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Big Fat Liar17
    5
    2

    Big Fat Liar

    Amanda Bynes, Paul Giamatti

    Released2002

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Dustin Wong

    Big Fat Liar is a 2002 American teen comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, written and produced... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Solaris18
    8
    7

    Solaris

    George Clooney, Viola Davis

    Released2002

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    DBA Emissary #1

    Solaris is a 2002 American science fiction drama film written and directed by Steven... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Delivering Milo19
    5
    4

    Delivering Milo

    Bridget Fonda, Anton Yelchin

    Released2001

    Directed byNick Castle

    Mr. Hugo

    Delivering Milo is a 2001 film written by David Hubbard and directed by Nick Castle. Anton... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas20
    8
    8

    The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

    Kristen Stewart, Rosie O'Donnell

    Released2000

    Directed byBrian Levant

    Parking Valet

    The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas is a 2000 American family-romantic comedy film and prequel... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Bowfinger21
    7
    7

    Bowfinger

    Robert Downey Jr., Eddie Murphy

    Released1999

    Directed byFrank Oz

    Nightclub Cleaner

    Bowfinger is a 1999 American comedy film directed by Frank Oz. It depicts a down-and-out... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Yellow22
    4
    4

    Yellow

    Roselyn Sánchez, Bill Duke

    Released2006

    Directed byAlfredo De Villa

    Joey

    Yellow is a 2006 film starring Roselyn Sanchez.Amazon buy button
  • Identity Thief23
    5
    0

    Identity Thief

    Melissa McCarthy, Amanda Peet

    Released2013

    Directed bySeth Gordon

    Daniel Casey

    This film is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, written by Craig Mazin, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Down to Earth24
    4
    0

    Down to Earth

    Chris Rock, Wanda Sykes

    Released2001

    Directed byChris Weitz, Paul Weitz

    Phil Quon

    Down to Earth is a 2001 comedy film directed by Chris and Paul Weitz and written by Chris Rock... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Get a Job25
    4
    1

    Get a Job

    Miles Teller, Anna Kendrick

    Directed byDylan Kidd

    Brian Bender

    Get a Job is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Dylan Kidd, about a group of friends... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button