The Best Chris Elliott Movies 

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List of the best Chris Elliott movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Chris Elliott'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 Chris Elliott movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Chris Elliott movies will be at the top of the list. Chris Elliott has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Chris Elliott movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Chris Elliott films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, including Snow Day and Scary Movie 2.

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

James Cameron and Woody Allen have both worked with Chris Elliott over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Groundhog Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chris Elliott Movies
Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

Released: 1993

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott. It was written by Ramis and Danny Rubin, based on a story ...more

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Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

Released: 1998

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

There's Something About Mary is a 1998 comedy film, directed by the Farrelly brothers, Bobby and Peter. It stars Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon and Ben Stiller, and it is a combination of romantic ...more

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Anna Faris, Tim Curry, James Woods

Released: 2001

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Scary Movie 2 is a 2001 American horror comedy film and the second film in the Scary Movie franchise. The film stars Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Shawn Wayans, and Marlon Wayans (all reprising their ...more

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#90 of 181 The Best Movie Sequels Ever Made #39 of 68 The Best Comedy Movie Sequels

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David Letterman, Alfred Molina, Ricki Lake

Released: 1994

Directed by: Adam Resnick

Cabin Boy is a 1994 fantasy comedy film directed by Adam Resnick and co-produced by Tim Burton, which starred comedian Chris Elliott. Elliott co-wrote the film with Resnick. Both Elliott and ...more

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Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid

Released: 1996

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

Kingpin is a 1996 American sport comedy film directed by the Farrelly brothers and starring Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid, Vanessa Angel, and Bill Murray. It was filmed in and around Pittsburgh, ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Woody Allen, Nick Nolte

Released: 1989

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola, Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese

New York Stories is a 1989 anthology film; it consists of three shorts with the central theme being New York City. The first is Life Lessons, directed by Martin Scorsese, written by Richard ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Bill Murray, Chris Rock

Released: 2001

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

Osmosis Jones is a 2001 live-action/animated buddy cop comedy film directed by Tom Sito and Piet Kroon for the animated segments and the Farrelly brothers for the live-action ones. Unusual in ...more

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Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Chris Elliott

Released: 1989

Directed by: James Cameron

The Abyss is a 1989 American science fiction-adventure film written and directed by James Cameron, starring Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, and Michael Biehn. When an American submarine ...more

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Ed Helms, Chris Elliott, Patrick Warburton

Released: 2006

Directed by: Paul Francis Sullivan

I'll Believe You is a 2006 American comedy film starring David Alan Basche, Patrick Warburton and Siobhan Fallon. Late-night radio host Dale Sweeney's usual line up of odd-ball, ...more
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Halle Berry, Shaquille O'Neal, Chris Rock

Released: 1993

Directed by: Tamra Davis

CB4 is a 1993 American comedy film directed by Tamra Davis, and starring Chris Rock. The film follows a fictional rap group named 'CB4', named after the prison block in which the group was ...more

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#1,069 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #147 of 721 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked

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Kathy Griffin, Chris Elliott, Bobcat Goldthwait

Released: 1992

Directed by: Julie Brown, John Fortenberry

Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful is an American 1991 mockumentary film starring comedienne Julie Brown as the title character, with Kathy Griffin and Donal Logue in supporting roles. Comedians Tom ...more
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Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Wanda Sykes

Released: 2000

Directed by: Peter Segal

The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps is a 2000 American romantic comic science fiction film directed by Peter Segal. It is a sequel to the 1996 film The Nutty Professor and stars Eddie Murphy. As ...more

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Charlie Sheen, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Zucker

Scary Movie 4 is a 2006 American horror comedy parody film and the fourth film of the Scary Movie franchise, as well as the first film in the franchise to be released under The Weinstein Company ...more

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Chevy Chase, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Iggy Pop

Released: 2000

Directed by: Chris Koch

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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Jared Padalecki, Peter O'Toole, Ed Asner

Released: 2007

Directed by: Michael Campus

Thomas Kinkade's Home for Christmas, also known as Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage, is a 2008 direct-to-video Christmas biopic directed by Michael Campus. It stars Jared Padalecki as painter ...more
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Teri Garr, Chris Elliott, Laura Leighton

Released: 2000

Directed by: Florrie Laurence

The Sky is Falling is an American film released in 2000 written and directed by Florrie Laurence and produced by Brad Hall and David Parks. The picture starred Dedee Pfeiffer, Teri Garr, Howard ...more
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Marlon Wayans, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier

Released: 2009

Directed by: Damien Dante Wayans

Dance Flick is a 2009 American parody comedy movie directed by Damien Dante Wayans, written by many of the Wayans Family, and starring Shoshana Bush and Damon Wayans, Jr.. The film is a spoof of ...more

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Clint Howard, Chris Elliott, Chingy

Released: 2010

Directed by: Joseph A. Elmore Jr.

Speed-Dating is a 2010 film written and directed by Joseph A. Elmore Jr.
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Renaissance Girl Jennifer Tilly, Danielle Panabaker, Chris Elliott

Released: 2011

Directed by: David Jackson Willis

Renaissance Girl is a 2011 film directed by David Jackson Willis.