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

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

List ranges from It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie to Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation and more.

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

David Arquette is no stranger to working with popular directors, including John Whitesell, Brian Robbins and Terry Gilliam.

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Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan, Courteney Cox Scream is a 1996 American slasher film written by Kevin Williamson and directed by Wes Craven. The film stars Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, Drew Barrymore, and David Arquette. Released on ...more

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Courteney Cox, Jenny McCarthy, Carrie Fisher Scream 3 is a 2000 American slasher film and the third installment in the Scream franchise. Directed by Wes Craven and written by Ehren Kruger, the film stars Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Courteney Cox, Heather Graham Scream 2 is a 1997 American slasher film created and written by Kevin Williamson and directed by Wes Craven, starring Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jamie ...more

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Rose McGowan, Randy Savage, Bill Goldberg Ready to Rumble is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and written by Steven Brill, which is based on Turner Broadcasting's now defunct professional wrestling promotion, World ...more

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Hayden Panettiere, Kristen Bell, Courteney Cox 10 years after the third movie. Courteney Cox and David Arquette return as Gale Weathers Riley and Deputy Dewey Riley. Neve Campbell also returns as Sidney Prescott. A killer is after a new ...more

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Jessica Alba, Drew Barrymore, James Franco Never Been Kissed is a 1999 romantic comedy film produced by 20th Century Fox and Drew Barrymore's production company, Flower Films, directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Drew Barrymore, David ...more

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Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank, Donald Sutherland Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a 1992 American action/comedy horror film about a Valley girl cheerleader named Buffy who learns that it is her fate to hunt vampires. The film starred Kristy ...more

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Taylor Lautner, Kristin Davis, David Arquette The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D is a 2005 American adventure fantasy comedy film directed by Robert Rodriguez and released in the United States June 10, 2005. The film uses the ...more

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Leslie Bibb, David Arquette, Michael Clarke Duncan The film was shot in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Adam Sandler, Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi Airheads is a 1994 American crime-comedy film written by Rich Wilkes and directed by Michael Lehmann. It stars Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi and Adam Sandler as a band of loser musicians who ...more

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Salma Hayek, David Arquette, John Hawkes Roadracers is a 1994 made-for-television film directed by Robert Rodriguez, his second feature film following the success of his 1992 debut, El Mariachi. The film originally aired on Showtime ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, David Arquette, Kari Wührer Eight Legged Freaks is a 2002 American horror-comedy film directed by Ellory Elkayem and stars David Arquette, Kari Wührer, Scott Terra, and Scarlett Johansson. The plot concerns a ...more

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Courteney Cox, Kevin Costner, Kurt Russell 3000 Miles to Graceland is a 2001 action film., starring Kurt Russell, Kevin Costner, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Bokeem Woodbine, Christian Slater, and Kevin Pollak. It is a story of theft ...more

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Steve Buscemi, Mira Sorvino, Harvey Keitel The Grey Zone is a 2001 film directed by Tim Blake Nelson and starring David Arquette, Steve Buscemi, Harvey Keitel, Mira Sorvino and Daniel Benzali. It is based on the book Auschwitz: A ...more

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Katie Holmes, Hulk Hogan, Kathy Griffin Muppets from Space is a 1999 American science fiction comedy film and the sixth feature film to star The Muppets, and the first since the death of Muppets creator Jim Henson to have an original ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Jon Stewart, Mel Brooks It's A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie is a 2002 NBC television film, directed by Kirk Thatcher and written by Tom Martin and Jim Lewis and stars Whoopi Goldberg, David Arquette, Joan Cusack, ...more

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Natalie Portman, Uma Thurman, Rosie O'Donnell Beautiful Girls is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Ted Demme from a screenplay written by Scott Rosenberg, starring Matt Dillon, Lauren Holly, Timothy Hutton, Rosie ...more

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David Arquette, Erika Christensen, Barbara Hershey Riding the Bullet is a 2004 horror film, directed by Mick Garris. It is an adaptation of a Stephen King novella of the same name. The movie, which received a limited theatrical release, was not ...more

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DMX, Aisha Tyler, David Arquette Never Die Alone is a 2004 crime thriller film directed by Ernest R. Dickerson. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name, written by Donald Goines.

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Will Smith, Alyssa Milano, Christian Slater Where the Day Takes You is a 1992 drama film directed by Marc Rocco. The film tells the story of teenage runaways trying to survive on the streets of Los Angeles. The film was nominated for the ...more

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Josh Brolin, David Arquette Roadflower, also known as Road Flower or The Road Killers, is a 1994 American suspense thriller starring Christopher Lambert, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, David Arquette, Josh Brolin, Christopher ...more

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Amy Poehler, Elisabeth Shue, David Arquette Hamlet 2 is a 2008 American comedy film directed by Andrew Fleming, written by Fleming and Pam Brady, and starring Steve Coogan, Catherine Keener, Amy Poehler, and David Arquette. It was ...more

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Winona Ryder, Julianna Margulies, Juliette Lewis The Darwin Awards is a 2006 American adventure comedy film based on the website of the same name. Written and directed by Finn Taylor, the film premiered January 25, 2006, at the Sundance Film ...more

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Martin Sheen, Billy Bob Thornton, Matt LeBlanc Grey Knight is a 1993 film directed by George Hickenlooper.

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Courteney Cox, Jaime King, Paul Reubens The Tripper is a 2006 slasher film which was directed by David Arquette and stars Jaime King, Thomas Jane and Lukas Haas.

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Ryan Reynolds, Stanley Tucci, David Arquette The Alarmist, also known as Life During Wartime, is a 1997 film written and directed by Evan Dunsky, starring David Arquette, Stanley Tucci, with Kate Capshaw and Ryan Reynolds. The film is an ...more

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Charlie Sheen, Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen Free Money is a 1998 black comedy film directed by Yves Simoneau, produced by Nicolas Clermont and written by Anthony Peck and Joseph Brutsman. This was the penultimate film of actor Marlon ...more

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Jeffrey Jones, Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle Ravenous is a 1999 horror film and satire directed by Antonia Bird and starring Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle, Jeffrey Jones and David Arquette. The film revolves around cannibalism in 1840s ...more

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Courteney Cox, John Goodman, David Arquette The Runner is a 1999 crime thriller film starring Ron Eldard and Courteney Cox. It was directed by Ron Moler. In the film, a young man with a gambling addiction has managed to get himself into ...more

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Skin & Bone David Arquette, B. Wyatt Skin & Bone is a 1996 American drama film. It is the story of three Los Angeles-area hustlers, or male prostitutes, and their female pimp. The three men are at different stages of their ...more

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Christina Applegate, Diane Lane, Jeff Bridges Wild Bill is a 1995 Western film about the last days of legendary lawman Wild Bill Hickok. It stars Jeff Bridges, Ellen Barkin, John Hurt and Diane Lane. The film was distributed by United ...more

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Angela Bassett, David Arquette, Richard T. Jones Time Bomb is a 2006 television movie starring David Arquette, by CBS Television.

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Terrence Howard, David Arquette, Elliott Gould Johns is a 1996 American drama film starring David Arquette and Lukas Haas, who portray hustlers who work Santa Monica Boulevard.

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Courteney Cox, Viola Davis, David Arquette The Shrink Is In is a 2001 American comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin starring Courteney Cox Arquette and David Arquette.

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Two Brothers and a Bride Emily Mortimer, David Arquette, Tim Blake Nelson 2 Brothers and a Bride is a romantic comedy starring David Arquette. Directed by Helmut Schleppi, the movie is also goes by the title "A Foreign Affair". 2 Brothers and a Bride also ...more

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Hemlock Drive Susan Sarandon, Malin Åkerman, David Arquette Hemlock Drive is a 2012 comedy film written by Mandy Steckelberg, Jennifer Carta and directed by Donald Petrie.

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Kiss & Tell Rose McGowan, Heather Graham, David Arquette Kiss & Tell, titled Kiss and Tell on its theatrical release poster, is an American film directed by Jordan Alan. It was made largely through improvisation.

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Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Robert Englund Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation is a horror compilation video released in 2001 by FlixMix. Marketed as "The Killer Compilation," the film consists of seventeen scenes from notable, ...more

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Ed Asner, David Arquette Cruel Doubt is a 1992 miniseries starring Blythe Danner and Matt McGrath, as well as Danner's daughter, Gwyneth Paltrow. The film was broadcast in two parts on NBC in the United States and on ...more

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Jennifer Tilly, David Arquette, Luke Perry At Home with the Webbers is a 1993 television film directed by Brad Marlowe. Starring Jeffrey Tambor, Jennifer Tilly and David Arquette, the movie centers on a typical American family who are ...more

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Sarah Hyland, Julie Bowen, Connie Britton Conception is a 2011 romantic film written and directed by Josh Stolberg.

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The Cottage David Arquette, Bellamy Young, Darren Dalton The Cottage is a 2012 thriller film written by Nick Antosca and directed by Christopher Jaymes.

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Certifiably Jonathan Robin Williams, Sarah Silverman, Patricia Arquette

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The Legend of Hallowdega is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best David Arquette Movies
The Legend of Hallowdega David Arquette, Becky Fly, Roy Feaster The Legend of Hallowdega is a 2010 short fantasy comedy written by Aaron Bergeron and directed by Terry Gilliam.

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Fall Time Mickey Rourke, David Arquette, Stephen Baldwin Fall Time is a 1995 film directed by Paul Warner and co-written by Paul Skemp and Steve Alden. It premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 1995.

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Famke Janssen, David Arquette, Emmanuelle Seigner RPM Is a 1998 action film starring David Arquette, Emmanuelle Seigner, and Famke Janssen. It was shot in 1997 and first released on video in Germany on June 23, 1998. An earlier unrelated film ...more

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David Arquette, Cathy Moriarty, Anita Barone Dream with the Fishes is a 1997 film directed by Finn Taylor. The film is Taylor's directorial debut.

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Evangeline Lilly, William H. Macy, David Arquette Stealing Sinatra is a 2003 film directed by Ron Underwood. It stars David Arquette and William H. Macy. Macy was nominated for an Emmy Award for his performance. The film tells the story of the ...more

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David Arquette, Ally Sheedy, Shalom Harlow Happy Here and Now is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Michael Almereyda.

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The Land of the Astronauts Vivica A. Fox, David Arquette, Bijou Phillips The Land of the Astronauts is a 2010 drama film written by Carl Colpaert, Domenic Siclari and directed by Carl Colpaert.