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The Best David Carradine Movies  

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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.

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

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Notable directors that worked with David Carradine include names like Quentin Tarantino, Ingmar Bergman and Martin Scorsese. Is David Carradine your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Pat Morita and Burt Reynolds films lists too.

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Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid, Christopher Guest
The Long Riders is a 1980 western film directed by Walter Hill. It was produced by James Keach, Stacy Keach and Tim Zinnemann and featured an original soundtrack by Ry Cooder. Cooder won the ...more
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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Samuel L. Jackson
Kill Bill Volume 2 is a 2004 martial arts action film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It is the second of two volumes that were released several months apart. It was originally ...more
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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino
Kill Bill: Volume 1 is a 2003 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. the Bride, who swears revenge on a team of bad guys and their leader Bill after they try to ...more
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Chuck Norris, David Carradine, Barbara Carrera
Lone Wolf McQuade is a 1983 action film, starring Chuck Norris, David Carradine, Barbara Carrera, L.Q. Jones, R.G. Armstrong, Leon Isaac Kennedy and Robert Beltran, and is directed by Steve ...more
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Randy Quaid, David Carradine, Melinda Dillon
Bound for Glory is a 1976 American film directed by Hal Ashby and loosely adapted by Robert Getchell from Woody Guthrie's 1943 autobiography Bound for Glory. The film stars David Carradine as ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, David Carradine, Mary Woronov
This film is a 1975 cult action film directed by Paul Bartel, and starring David Carradine, Simone Griffeth and Sylvester Stallone. The film takes place in a dystopian American society in the ...more
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Christopher Lee, Eli Wallach, David Carradine
Circle of Iron is a 1978 martial arts and fantasy film co-written by Bruce Lee, who intended to star in the film himself, but died before production. The film is also known as The Silent Flute, ...more
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David Carradine, Michael Moriarty, Richard Roundtree
Q is a 1982 fantasy-horror film written and directed by Larry Cohen and starring Michael Moriarty, Candy Clark, David Carradine, and Richard Roundtree.
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Charlton Heston, Christopher Reeve, David Carradine
Gray Lady Down is a 1978 disaster film by Universal Studios starring Charlton Heston, David Carradine, Stacy Keach, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox, and is the feature film debut of Christopher Reeve. It ...more
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Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine
Bird on a Wire is a 1990 action comedy film starring Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The title refers to the Leonard Cohen song ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Martin Scorsese, David Carradine
Cannonball, also known as Carquake, is a 1976 film starring David Carradine. The film is one of two released in 1976 that were based on a real illegal cross-continent road race that took place ...more
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Brandon Lee, David Carradine, Martin Landau
Kung Fu: The Movie is a 1986 TV movie and the first in a series of sequels which continued the story of the Shaolin monk, Kwai Chang Caine, first introduced in the 1972-75 television series, ...more
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Tom Selleck, Haley Joel Osment, David Carradine
Last Stand at Saber River is a 1997 American Western television film directed by Dick Lowry and starring Tom Selleck, Suzy Amis, Haley Joel Osment, and Rachel Duncan. The film also features ...more
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Portia de Rossi, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, David Carradine
Dead & Breakfast is a 2004 musical horror/comedy film directed by Matthew Leutwyler starring Ever Carradine, Gina Philips, Erik Palladino, Bianca Lawson, Jeremy Sisto and Oz Perkins. The ...more
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Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Harvey Keitel
Mean Streets is a 1973 film directed by Martin Scorsese and co-written by Scorsese and Mardik Martin. The film stars Harvey Keitel and Robert De Niro. It was released by Warner Bros. on October ...more
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Mark Hamill, Lacey Chabert, David Carradine
Balto II: Wolf Quest is a 2002 American direct-to-DVD sequel to Universal Pictures/Amblin Entertainment' 1995 animated film Balto.
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Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Geri Halliwell
Crank: High Voltage is a 2009 American black comedy/action film and the sequel to the 2006 action film, Crank. The film was written and directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor and stars ...more
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David Carradine, Claudia Jennings, Richard Lynch
Deathsport is a 1978 science fiction B-movie produced by Roger Corman, directed by Allan Arkush and Nicholas Niciphor. The film stars David Carradine and Playboy Playmate Claudia Jennings. It ...more
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Bruce Campbell, David Carradine, Morgan Brittany
Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat is a 1989 American Western horror/comedy directed by Anthony Hickox and starring David Carradine, Bruce Campbell and Morgan Brittany. It was written by Hickox and ...more
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Olivia Munn, Jennifer Morrison, Rob Schneider
Big Stan is a 2007 American comedy film directed and produced by Rob Schneider, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jennifer Morrison, Scott Wilson and David Carradine. Although ...more
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Eva Mendes, David Carradine, Fred Williamson
Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror is a 1998 motion picture and the fifth installment of the Children of the Corn series. It is a direct-to-video movie. It is also the third Children of ...more
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Naomi Watts, David Carradine, John Noble
The Outsider is a 2002 Western film starring Tim Daly and Naomi Watts. The film is based on Penelope Williamson's novel. Similar to Angel and the Badman where John Wayne plays a wounded outlaw ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner, Samantha Eggar
The Light at the Edge of the World is a 1971 adventure film, adapted from Jules Verne's classic 1905 adventure novel Le Phare du bout du monde. The plot involves piracy in the South Atlantic ...more
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Martin Scorsese, David Carradine, Barbara Hershey
Boxcar Bertha is a 1972 American film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is a loose adaptation of Sister of the Road, an autobiographical account of Bertha Thompson written by Ben L. Reitman. It ...more
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David Carradine, Kenya Moore, Kurupt
Brothers in Arms is a 2005 western film written by Jean-Claude La Marre and Antonio Olivas and directed by Jean-Claude La Marre.