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The Best David Carradine Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 2.3k votes 225 voters 29.1k views99 items

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

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

This list has everything from The Golden Boys to I Saw What You Did.

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

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    Death Race 2000 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Death Race 2000

    Sylvester Stallone, David Carradine

    Released1975

    Directed byPaul Bartel

    This film is a 1975 cult action film directed by Paul Bartel, and starring David Carradine,... more on Wikipedia

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    Kill Bill Volume 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Kill Bill Volume 2

    Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu

    Released2004

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Kill Bill Volume 2 is a 2004 martial arts action film written and directed by Quentin... more on Wikipedia

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    Kung Fu: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Kung Fu: The Movie

    Brandon Lee, David Carradine

    Released1986

    Directed byRichard Lang

    Kung Fu: The Movie is a 1986 TV movie and the first in a series of sequels which continued the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Cannonball is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Cannonball

    Sylvester Stallone, Martin Scorsese

    Released1976

    Directed byPaul Bartel

    Cannonball, also known as Carquake, is a 1976 film starring David Carradine. The film is one... more on Wikipedia
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    Kill Bill Volume 1 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Kill Bill Volume 1

    Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu

    Released2003

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Kill Bill: Volume 1 is a 2003 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin... more on Wikipedia

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    Mean Streets is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Mean Streets

    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese

    Released1973

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    Mean Streets is a 1973 film directed by Martin Scorsese and co-written by Scorsese and Mardik... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    Children of the Corn V: Fields is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror

    Eva Mendes, David Carradine

    Released1998

    Directed byEthan Wiley

    Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror is a 1998 motion picture and the fifth installment of... more on Wikipedia
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    The Long Riders is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    The Long Riders

    Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid

    Released1980

    Directed byWalter Hill

    The Long Riders is a 1980 western film directed by Walter Hill. It was produced by James... more on Wikipedia

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    Dead & Breakfast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Dead & Breakfast

    Portia de Rossi, Jeffrey Dean Morgan

    Released2004

    Directed byMatthew Leutwyler

    Dead & Breakfast is a 2004 musical horror/comedy film directed by Matthew Leutwyler starring... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Outsider is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    The Outsider

    Naomi Watts, David Carradine

    Released2002

    Directed byRanda Haines

    The Outsider is a 2002 Western film starring Tim Daly and Naomi Watts. The film is based on... more on Wikipedia
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    Hell Ride is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Hell Ride

    Dennis Hopper, David Carradine

    Released2007

    Directed byLarry Bishop

    Hell Ride is a 2008 American action film written and directed by Larry Bishop and starring... more on Wikipedia
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    Bound for Glory is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Bound for Glory

    Randy Quaid, David Carradine

    Released1976

    Directed byHal Ashby

    Bound for Glory is a 1976 American film directed by Hal Ashby and loosely adapted by Robert... more on Wikipedia

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    Americana is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Americana

    David Carradine, Barbara Hershey

    Released1983

    Directed byDavid Carradine

    Americana is a 1983 American drama film starring, produced, edited and directed by David... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Balto II: Wolf Quest is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Balto II: Wolf Quest

    Mark Hamill, Lacey Chabert

    Released2002

    Balto II: Wolf Quest is a 2002 American direct-to-DVD sequel to Universal Pictures/Amblin... more on Wikipedia
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    The Light at the Edge of the W is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    The Light at the Edge of the World

    Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner

    Released1971

    Directed byKevin Billington

    The Light at the Edge of the World is a 1971 adventure film, adapted from Jules Verne's... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Future Force is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Future Force

    David Carradine, Robert Tessier

    Released1989

    Directed byDavid A. Prior

    Future Force is a 1989 science-fiction film written and directed by David A. Prior and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Macon County Jail is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Macon County Jail

    Ally Sheedy, David Carradine

    Released1997

    Directed byVictoria Muspratt

    Macon County Jail is a 1997 crime and thriller film written by Victoria Muspratt and Donald...amazon buy button
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    High Noon, Part II: The Return is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane

    David Carradine, Lee Majors

    Released1980

    Directed byJerry Jameson

    High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane is the 1980 made-for television sequel to the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Roadside Prophets is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Roadside Prophets

    John Cusack, Don Cheadle

    Released1992

    Roadside Prophets is a 1992 American comedy film written and directed by Abbe Wool, featuring... more on Wikipedia
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    Archie's Final Project is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Archie's Final Project

    David Carradine, Vanessa Lengies

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Lee Miller

    Archie's Final Project is a teen comedy-drama film directed by David Lee Miller and starring... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Monster Hunter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    The Monster Hunter

    David Carradine, Bob Balaban

    Released2000

    Directed byMark Lambert Bristol

    The Monster Hunter is a 1999 film directed by Mark Lambert Bristol.amazon buy button
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    Hair High is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Hair High

    Sarah Silverman, David Carradine

    Released2004

    Directed byBill Plympton

    Hair High is a 2004 animated comedy-horror-romance by American filmmaker Bill Plympton.
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    True Legend is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    True Legend

    Michelle Yeoh, David Carradine

    Released2010

    Directed byYuen Woo-ping

    True Legend is a 2010 historical action drama film written by Chi-long To and directed by Yuen... more on Wikipedia

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    By Dawn's Early Light is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    By Dawn's Early Light

    Stella Stevens, David Carradine

    Released2000

    Directed byArthur Allan Seidelman

    By Dawn's Early Light is a 2000 drama film written by Jacqueline Feather and David Seidler and...amazon buy button
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    Young Billy Young is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best David Carradine Movies
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    Young Billy Young

    Robert Mitchum, Angie Dickinson

    Released1969

    Directed byBurt Kennedy

    Young Billy Young is a 1969 western movie starring Robert Mitchum and featuring Angie... more on Wikipedia
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