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List of the best Chevy Chase movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Thanks to the TV show Saturday Night Live, Chevy Chase was already a household name by the time he starred in Caddyshack in 1980. Chevy Chase's high-grossing filmography has received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Chevy Chase movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Chevy Chase movies, whether they be with Goldie Hawn, Dan Aykroyd, or a myriad of other topflight co-stars, will be at the top of the list. So, stop arguing with your friends about which Chevy Chase film is the best and just consult this list instead. There will be peace on earth!

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

Items on this list include Vacation and Fletch.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Chevy Chase movies?" and "What are the greatest Chevy Chase roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Chase's amazing humor, you might also enjoy our list of the best Bill Murray movies and best John Candy movies.

If you're a fan of Chevy Chase, then check out our lists of the best Demi Moore and Martin Lawrence movies as well.

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National Lampoon's Christmas V... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a 1989 Christmas comedy film directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik. It is the third installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by ...more

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Vacation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy National Lampoon's Vacation, sometimes referred to as Vacation, is a 1983 Technicolor comedy film directed by Harold Ramis and starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Dana Barron, ...more

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Caddyshack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield Caddyshack is a 1980 American sports comedy film directed by Harold Ramis and written by Brian Doyle-Murray, Ramis and Douglas Kenney. It stars Michael O'Keefe, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield, ...more

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Fletch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Geena Davis Fletch is a 1985 comedy film about an investigative newspaper reporter, Irwin M. Fletcher. The film was directed by Michael Ritchie and written by Andrew Bergman, loosely based on the popular ...more

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¡Three Amigos! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, Phil Hartman ¡Three Amigos! is a 1986 American comedy film directed by John Landis and written by Lorne Michaels, Steve Martin, and Randy Newman. The plot is loosely based on Akira Kurosawa's 1954 film ...more

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Funny Farm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Sarah Michelle Gellar, Chevy Chase, Madolyn Smith Funny Farm is a 1988 American film starring Chevy Chase and Madolyn Smith. The film was adapted from a 1985 comedic novel of the same name by Jay Cronley. The movie was filmed on location in ...more

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Spies Like Us is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Bob Hope Spies Like Us is a 1985 American comedy film directed by John Landis and starring Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Steve Forrest, and Donna Dixon. The film presents the comic adventures of two novice ...more

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National Lampoon's European Va... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Anthony Michael Hall, Beverly DAngelo European Vacation is a 1985 comedy film. The second film in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, it was directed by Amy Heckerling and stars Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo. Dana Hill and ...more

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Foul Play is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Dudley Moore Foul Play is a 1978 American comic mystery/thriller film written and directed by Colin Higgins, and starring Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Dudley Moore, Burgess Meredith, Eugene Roche, Rachel ...more

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Fletch Lives is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Phil Hartman, Hal Holbrook Fletch Lives is a 1989 comedy film starring Chevy Chase. It was directed by Michael Ritchie with a screenplay by Leon Capetanos based on the character created by Gregory Mcdonald. Fletch Lives ...more

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Vegas Vacation is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, Randy Quaid Vegas Vacation is a 1997 comedy film directed by Stephen Kessler. It is the fourth installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by Elisa Bell, based on a story by Bell ...more

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Seems Like Old Times is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Charles Grodin Seems Like Old Times is a 1980 comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Goldie Hawn, and Charles Grodin, directed by Jay Sandrich, with Neil Simon as screenwriter. It is the only film directed by ...more

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Modern Problems is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Nell Carter, Mary Kay Place Modern Problems is a 1981 comedy film written and directed by Ken Shapiro and starring Chevy Chase, Patti D'Arbanville and Dabney Coleman. The film grossed $26,154,211 in the United States. A ...more

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Hot Tub Time Machine is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Lyndsy Fonseca, Lizzy Caplan Hot Tub Time Machine is a 2010 American science fiction adventure comedy film directed by Steve Pink. It stars John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, Crispin Glover, Lizzy Caplan, ...more

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Nothing but Trouble is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Demi Moore, Tupac Shakur, Chevy Chase Nothing But Trouble is a 1991 American adventure comedy horror film, directed by and co-starring Dan Aykroyd, who also co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Peter. The cast featured Chevy ...more

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Memoirs of an Invisible Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Daryl Hannah, Patricia Heaton Memoirs of an Invisible Man is a 1992 film directed by John Carpenter and released by Warner Bros., with many scenes taking place in and around San Francisco. The film is loosely based on a 1987 ...more

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Man of the House is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Farrah Fawcett, Jonathan Taylor Thomas Man of the House is a 1995 comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Farrah Fawcett and Jonathan Taylor Thomas. Marking Thomas' motion picture debut, this Disney comedy is about a boy who must come to ...more

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Saturday Night Live: 25 Years ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Saturday Night Live: 25 Years of Music Volume 1 Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Mick Jagger Saturday Night Live, the critically acclaimed award-winning variety series, has launched the careers of the brightest musical and comedy talent of our time. Saturday Night Live 25 Years of Music ...more

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Real Genius is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Val Kilmer, Chevy Chase, Deborah Foreman Real Genius is a 1985 satirical comedy film directed by Martha Coolidge. It stars Val Kilmer and Gabriel Jarret. The film is set on the campus of Pacific Tech, a technical university similar to ...more

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Snow Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Iggy Pop Snow Day is a 2000 American comedy film by Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies. It was released on February 11, 2000 and was met with generally negative reviews from film critics, but was ...more

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Live from New York: The First ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Jane Curtin A retrospective of the first 5 years of Saturday Night Live.

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Dirty Work is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Adam Sandler, Chevy Chase, Rebecca Romijn Dirty Work is a comedy buddy film starring Norm Macdonald, Artie Lange, Jack Warden, and Traylor Howard and directed by Bob Saget. In the film, long-time friends Mitch and Sam start a ...more

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Cops & Robbersons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Jack Palance, Dianne Wiest Cops & Robbersons is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie, and starring Chevy Chase, Jack Palance, Dianne Wiest, and Robert Davi.

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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, Cary Grant This film is a 1982 comedy-mystery film directed by Carl Reiner. Starring Steve Martin and Rachel Ward, the film is both a parody of, and an homage to, film noir and the pulp detective movies of ...more

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Deal of the Century is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Sigourney Weaver, Wallace Shawn Deal of the Century is a 1983 American comedy film directed by William Friedkin and starring Chevy Chase, Gregory Hines, and Sigourney Weaver. The film follows the adventures of several arms ...more

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Caddyshack II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Randy Quaid Caddyshack II is a 1988 golf comedy film and sequel to Caddyshack. The film stars Jackie Mason, Dan Aykroyd, Robert Stack, Dyan Cannon, Randy Quaid, Chevy Chase, Jonathan Silverman, and Jessica ...more

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Orange County is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Ben Stiller, Jack Black Orange County is a 2002 American comedy film starring Colin Hanks and Jack Black. It was released on January 11, 2002. The movie was distributed by Paramount Pictures and produced by MTV Films ...more

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Under the Rainbow is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Carrie Fisher, Eve Arden Under the Rainbow is a 1981 comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Carrie Fisher, Eve Arden, and Billy Barty. The plot is loosely based on the gathering of little people in a Hollywood hotel, to ...more

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Hero is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis Hero is a 1992 comedy-drama film directed by English film director Stephen Frears, written by David Webb Peoples and based on a story by Laura Ziskin, Alvin Sargent and David Webb Peoples. The ...more

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Vacation is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Skyler Gisondo Vacation is a 2015 American comedy film written and directed by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley (in their directorial debuts). It is the fifth installment of the Vacation film series ...more

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Oh! Heavenly Dog is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Jane Seymour, Omar Sharif Oh! Heavenly Dog is a 1980 comedy film written by Rod Browning. The film stars Benjean, billed here as Benji, Chevy Chase, Jane Seymour and Omar Sharif. The film was directed by Joe Camp and ...more

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The Groove Tube is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Richard Belzer, Berkeley Harris The Groove Tube is a 1974 American Independent comedy film written and produced by Ken Shapiro and starring Shapiro, Richard Belzer and Chevy Chase. It features the song Move On Up by Curtis ...more

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Memoirs of an Invisible Man is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Memoirs of an Invisible Man is a book by H. F. Saint.

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National Lampoon: Lemmings is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, John Belushi, Christopher Guest

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The Couch Trip is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Victoria Jackson The Couch Trip is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie. It stars Dan Aykroyd, Walter Matthau, Charles Grodin and Donna Dixon.

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Zoom is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Courteney Cox, Kate Mara, Chevy Chase Zoom: Academy for Superheroes is a 2006 American superhero comedy film based upon the children's book Amazing Adventures from Zoom's Academy by Jason Lethcoe. Directed by Peter Hewitt, the film ...more

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Funny Money is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Penelope Ann Miller, Alex Meneses Funny Money is a 2006 comedy film directed by Leslie Greif.

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Hotel Hell Vacation is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Hotel Hell Vacation Chevy Chase, Beverly DAngelo Hotel Hell Vacation is an American online comedy short film. It was released on February 7, 2010 on HomeAway's website. Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo reprise their roles as Clark and Ellen ...more

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Tunnel Vision is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, John Candy, Al Franken TunnelVision is a satirical 1976 comedy anthology film featuring Roger Bowen, Chevy Chase, John Candy, Howard Hesseman, Joe Flaherty, Laraine Newman, Betty Thomas, Phil Proctor, Al Franken, Ron ...more

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Hot Tub Time Machine 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs, Craig Robinson Hot Tub Time Machine 2 is a 2015 American science fiction comedy film directed by Steve Pink and written by Josh Heald. The film stars Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, Adam Scott, Chevy ...more

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Sesame Street Presents Follow ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase, John Candy, George Lucas Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird is a 1985 American musical comedy adventure road movie, directed by Ken Kwapis, starring many Sesame Street characters. This was the first of two Sesame ...more

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Walk... Don't Walk is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chevy Chase Walk... Don't Walk was a 1968 short film by Rich Allen. It starred Chevy Chase as a pedestrian about to cross the street, when the walk/don't walk light starts changing just before he begins to ...more

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Lovesick is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Lovesick Chevy Chase, Ali Larter, Matt LeBlanc Lovesick is an American comedy film directed by Luke Matheny and written by Dean Young. The film stars Matt LeBlanc, Ali Larter, Rachael Harris, Chevy Chase, Ashley Williams and Kristen

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Cutlass is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Kristen Stewart, Chevy Chase, Dakota Fanning Cutlass is a short drama film which was filmed in 2007, written and directed by Kate Hudson.

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Jack and the Beanstalk is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Chloë Grace Moretz, Chevy Chase, Christopher Lloyd

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Before I Sleep is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Before I Sleep Chevy Chase, Bonnie Wright, Tom Sizemore Before I Sleep is a 2013 American drama film co-directed, written and produced by Aaron Sharff and Billy Sharff. The film features David Warner, Tom Sizemore, Bonnie Wright, Cynthia Gibb, Eric ...more

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The Last Movie Star is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter, Clark Duke The Last Movie Star is a 2017 American drama film directed by Adam Rifkin. An aging movie star (Burt Reynolds) is forced to face the fact that his glory days are behind him.

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Shelby is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Shelby John Paul Ruttan, Chevy Chase, Tom Arnold Shelby is a 2014 Canadian Christmas comedy film directed by Brian K. Roberts. When stray pup Shelby (Rob Schneider) runs away from the pound and ends up in the home of aspiring magician Jake ...more

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Pete's a Pizza ... and More Gr... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Pete's a Pizza ... and More Great Kid Stories! Chevy Chase, T. R. Knight, Anthony Edwards

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Stay Cool is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Chevy Chase Movies
Hilary Duff, Winona Ryder, Chevy Chase Stay Cool is a 2011 American comedy film directed by Ted Smith, and written by Mark Polish. The film stars Winona Ryder, Mark Polish, Hilary Duff, Sean Astin, Josh Holloway, Jon Cryer, and Chevy ...more