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

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

List below includes Top of the World, Off Limits and more films.

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Amazon Women on the Moon Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher, Bryan Cranston Amazon Women on the Moon is a 1987 American satirical comedy film that parodies the experience of watching low-budget movies on late-night television. The film, featuring a large ensemble cast, ...more

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Blankman Jason Alexander, Damon Wayans, Arsenio Hall Blankman is a 1994 American superhero comedy-parody film directed by Mike Binder and starring Damon Wayans and David Alan Grier. It was written by Wayans and J. F. Lawton, whose biggest success ...more

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The Player Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg The Player is a 1992 American satirical film directed by Robert Altman from a screenplay by Michael Tolkin based on his own 1988 novel of the same name. It is the story of Hollywood studio ...more

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Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an adaptation of the 1981 children's book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg. The film was directed by Joe ...more

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Tales from the Hood David Alan Grier, Corbin Bernsen, Art Evans Tales From the Hood is a 1995 horror anthology film directed by Rusty Cundieff, and executive produced by Spike Lee. The film presents four short African American-themed horror stories, ...more

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Stuart Little Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis, Michael J. Fox Stuart Little is a 1999 American family comedy film directed by Rob Minkoff. It is loosely based on the novel of the same name by E. B. White. It combines live action and computer animation. The ...more

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Boomerang Halle Berry, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock Boomerang is a 1992 American romantic comedy film directed by Reginald Hudlin. The film stars Eddie Murphy as Marcus Graham, a hotshot advertising executive who also happens to be an insatiable ...more

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Baadasssss! Nia Long, Terry Crews, Joy Bryant Baadasssss! is a 2003 American biopic, written, produced, directed by, and starring Mario Van Peebles. The film is based on the struggles of Van Peebles' father Melvin Van Peebles, as he ...more

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A Soldier's Story Denzel Washington, Patti LaBelle, David Alan Grier A Soldier's Story is a 1984 American drama film directed by Norman Jewison, based upon Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning Off Broadway production A Soldier's Play. A black officer is sent ...more

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Little Man Kerry Washington, Rob Schneider, Tracy Morgan Little Man is a 2006 American crime-comedy film written, produced and directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans, and also written and produced by Wayans Brothers Marlon and Shawn Wayans, who also both ...more

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McHale's Navy Tim Curry, Debra Messing, Ernest Borgnine McHale's Navy is a 1997 military comedy film starring Tom Arnold. The movie is based on the 1962-1966 television series of the same name. Ernest Borgnine was the only member of the original ...more

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Bewitched Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell, Steve Carell Bewitched is a 2005 American romantic comedy fantasy film produced by Columbia Pictures and is a re-imagining of the television series of the same name. The film was released in the United ...more

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The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle is a 2000 American live-action/animated adventure comedy film produced by Universal Pictures, based on the television cartoon The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show ...more

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3 Strikes Meagan Good, Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson, David Alan Grier 3 Strikes is a 2000 American screwball comedy film, written and directed by DJ Pooh. The film stars Brian Hooks as Rob Douglas, a man just released from a one-year sentence in jail, who already ...more

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15 Minutes Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro, Kelsey Grammer 15 Minutes is a 2001 American thriller film starring Robert De Niro and Edward Burns. Its story revolves around a homicide detective and a fire marshal who team up to stop a pair of Eastern ...more

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In the Army Now Brendan Fraser, Andy Dick, Pauly Shore In the Army Now is a 1994 American war comedy film directed by Daniel Petrie, Jr. and starring Pauly Shore, Andy Dick, David Alan Grier, Esai Morales, and Lori Petty. The film earned $28,881,266 ...more

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Dance Flick Marlon Wayans, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier 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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Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Hayden Panettiere, Heidi Klum, Amy Poehler Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil is a 2010 animated film written by Cory Edwards, Todd Edwards and Tony Leech and directed by Michael D'Isa-Hogan.

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Off Limits Willem Dafoe, Keith David, David Alan Grier Off Limits is a 1988 action-thriller film set during the Vietnam War starring Willem Dafoe and Gregory Hines and directed by Christopher Crowe. The term "off limits" referred to the ...more

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Loose Cannons Dan Aykroyd, Gene Hackman, Nancy Travis Loose Cannons is a 1990 comedy film, written by Richard Matheson, Richard Christian Matheson, and Bob Clark, who also directed the film. The film is about a hard-nosed cop who is teamed up with ...more

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Astro Boy Charlize Theron, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage Astro Boy is a 2009 American-Hong Konger-Chinese computer-animated action film loosely based on the manga and anime series of the same name by the Japanese writer and illustrator Osamu Tezuka. ...more

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From the Hip John Hurt, Judd Nelson, Elizabeth Perkins From the Hip, is a 1987 courtroom dramedy film directed by Bob Clark from a screenplay by Bob Clark and David E. Kelley. The film stars Judd Nelson, Elizabeth Perkins, John Hurt and Beatrice

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Return to Me David Duchovny, Minnie Driver, Jim Belushi Return to Me is a 2000 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Bonnie Hunt and starring David Duchovny and Minnie Driver. It was filmed in Chicago in 1999, and released in April 2000. ...more

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The Muppets' Wizard of Oz Queen Latifah, Quentin Tarantino, Ashanti Dorothy Gale lives with her Auntie Em and Uncle Henry in a trailer park in Kansas. Dorothy has dreams of becoming a famous singer, but when a tornado hits Kansas and Dorothy rushes to save Toto, ...more

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Laffapalooza! #2 John Witherspoon, T.K. Kirkland, Chris Thomas

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Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie Heidi Klum, Jeff Foxworthy, David Alan Grier Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie is a 2003 stand-up comedy film from Warner Bros. Pictures. It stars renowned comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Bill Engvall and fellow Blue Collar comics Ron White ...more

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The Woodsman Kevin Bacon, Mos Def, Kyra Sedgwick The Woodsman is a 2004 drama film directed and co-written by Nicole Kassell, based on Fechter's play of the same name. The movie stars Kevin Bacon as a convicted child molester who must adjust ...more

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Angels in the Infield David Alan Grier, Patrick Warburton, Kurt Fuller Angels in the Infield is a 2000 Disney television film, Directed by Robert King. A follow on to the 1994 film Angels in the Outfield, and the 1997 film Angels in the Endzone, this motion picture ...more

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Kissing Cousins David Alan Grier, Jaleel White, Samrat Chakrabarti Kissing Cousins is a 2008 American romantic comedy film starring Samrat Chakrabarti and Rebecca Hazlewood. This film is about a relationship terminator who falls for his cousin.

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King of Texas Patrick Stewart, Lauren Holly, Marcia Gay Harden King of Texas is a 2002 drama western film written by Stephen Harrigan and directed by Uli Edel.

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Terkel in Trouble Craig Ferguson, David Alan Grier, Carrie Keagan Terkel in Trouble is a 2004 Danish computer-animated/adult animated mystery thriller romantic comedy-drama musical film. In the original language all the voices are done by stand-up comedian ...more

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Almost an Angel Charlton Heston, David Alan Grier, Paul Hogan Almost an Angel is a 1990 American comedy film directed by John Cornell and starring Paul Hogan. The original music score was composed by Maurice Jarre. The film's tagline is: "The guy from ...more

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Just for Laughs: Stand-Up: Vol. 1: Best of the Uptown Comics Wanda Sykes, Steve Harvey, David Alan Grier

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Beer David Alan Grier, Rip Torn, Loretta Swit Beer, also known as The Selling of America, is a 1985 comedy film produced by Orion Pictures that satirizes the advertising industry, specifically the TV commercial industry.

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Streamers David Alan Grier, Matthew Modine, George Dzundza Streamers is a 1983 film adapted by David Rabe from his play of the same title. The film was directed by Robert Altman and produced by Robert Michael Geisler and John Roberdeau. The cast ...more

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Gym Teacher: The Movie Christopher Meloni, Amy Sedaris, Chris Kattan Gym Teacher: The Movie is a 2008 Nickelodeon Original Movie. It stars Christopher Meloni, Nathan Kress, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier and Chelah Horsdal.

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Top of the World Tia Carrere, Dennis Hopper, David Alan Grier Top of the World is a 1997 film directed by Sidney J. Furie and starring Peter Weller, Dennis Hopper and Tia Carrere. It also featured David Alan Grier, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Peter Coyote and ...more

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Tiptoes Kate Beckinsale, Matthew McConaughey, Gary Oldman Tiptoes is a 2003 film starring Matthew McConaughey, Kate Beckinsale, Patricia Arquette and Gary Oldman. The film was screened at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival. It was never released ...more

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David Alan Grier: The Book of ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best David Alan Grier Movies

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We the Peeples Kerry Washington, Diahann Carroll, Ana Gasteyer Peeples is a 2013 American comedy film written and directed by Tina Gordon Chism and co-produced by Tyler Perry. It stars Craig Robinson and Kerry Washington and was released by Lionsgate on May ...more

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A Saintly Switch Vivica A. Fox, David Alan Grier, Rue McClanahan A Saintly Switch is an American made for TV comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and produced in 1999 in by Walt Disney Entertainment, first exhibited on ABC's The Wonderful World of ...more

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Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby Natasha Lyonne, David Alan Grier, John Landis Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby is a 1999 exploitation film and the sequel to Freeway, written and directed by Matthew Bright. It stars Natasha Lyonne as Crystal "White Girl" ...more

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Lexie Ice-T, Gary Busey, David Alan Grier

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The Poker House Jennifer Lawrence, Chloƫ Grace Moretz, Selma Blair The Poker House is a 2008 drama film written by David Alan Grier and Lori Petty and directed by Lori Petty.