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The Best David Arquette Movies  

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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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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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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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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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Scarlett Johansson, David Arquette, Kari W├╝hrer
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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Adam Sandler, Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi
Airheads is a 1994 American 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 stage a ...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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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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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. The film was directed by Tim Hill, produced by Jim Henson Pictures, and released ...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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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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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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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 ...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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DMX, Aisha Tyler, David Arquette
This film is a 2004 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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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.