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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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David Carradine, Liv Ullmann, James Whitmore The Serpent's Egg is a 1977 American-West German drama film directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring David Carradine and Liv Ullmann. The story is set in 1920s Berlin and features English and ...more

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Dennis Hopper, David Carradine, Vinnie Jones Hell Ride is a 2008 American action film written and directed by Larry Bishop and starring Bishop, Michael Madsen, Dennis Hopper, Eric Balfour, Vinnie Jones, Leonor Varela and David Carradine. ...more

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David Carradine, Brenda Bakke, Henry Jones Nowhere to Run is a 1989 film directed by Carl Franklin.

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Brothers in Arms 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.

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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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DMX, David Carradine, Michael Madsen Last Hour is a 2008 straight-to-DVD American crime drama film starring DMX, Michael Madsen, David Carradine and Paul Sorvino.

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David Carradine, Serge Houde, Danny Nucci Code Name Jaguar is a 1999 Thriller film written by Tim Kring and directed by John Hamilton.

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David Carradine, Robert Tessier, D. C. Douglas Future Force is a 1989 science-fiction film written and directed by David A. Prior and starring David Carradine. A 1990 sequel to the film was made called Future Zone.

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Drew Barrymore, Bruce Campbell, David Carradine Waxwork II: Lost in Time is a 1992 horror/comedy film directed and written by Anthony Hickox and a sequel to the 1988 film, Waxwork.

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David Carradine, Luke Askew, Anthony De Longis The Warrior and the Sorceress is a 1984 Argentine-American fantasy action film directed by John C. Broderick and starring David Carradine, María Socas and Luke Askew. It was written by ...more

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Robert Mitchum, Angie Dickinson, David Carradine Young Billy Young is a 1969 western movie starring Robert Mitchum and featuring Angie Dickinson, Robert Walker, Jr., David Carradine, Jack Kelly, Deana Martin and Paul Fix. The film was written ...more

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Terry Crews, Erika Christensen, David Carradine How to Rob a Bank is an American independent film, with as its subtitle: And 10 Tips To Actually Get Away With It. It finished filming in March 2006 and premiered May 20, 2007 at the Cannes Film ...more

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David Carradine, Vanessa Lengies, Mariel Hemingway Archie's Final Project is a teen comedy-drama film directed by David Lee Miller and starring Gabriel Sunday. It won the best feature film prize for the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival's ...more

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Lacey Chabert, Ron Perlman, Don Knotts An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island is the third film in the An American Tail series. and the first direct-to-video film. This film was first released in 1998. It was released by ...more

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High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane David Carradine, Lee Majors, M. Emmet Walsh High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane is the 1980 made-for television sequel to the classic 1952 Western film High Noon. It starred Lee Majors in the title role, as well as David Carradine ...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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Absolute Evil David Carradine, Chris Krisea, Ulli Lommel Absolute Evil – Final Exit is a drama film written and directed by Ulli Lommel. The film stars Carolyn Neff, Rusty Joiner and David Carradine. The film premiered at the Berlin International Film ...more

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David Carradine, Carrie Stevens, Tamie Sheffield Dinocroc vs. Supergator is a 2010 television film that premiered on Syfy on June 26, 2010. This is one of David Carradine's final performances. The film was released on DVD and Blu-ray on July ...more

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Ally Sheedy, David Carradine, Mark Pellegrino Macon County Jail is a 1997 crime and thriller film written by Victoria Muspratt and Donald Stewart and directed by Victoria Muspratt.

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John Cusack, Don Cheadle, David Carradine Roadside Prophets is a 1992 American comedy film written and directed by Abbe Wool, featuring musicians John Doe of the L.A. punk band X, and Adam Horovitz of the Beastie Boys with cameo ...more

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David Carradine, Bob Balaban, Stephen Root The Monster Hunter is a 1999 film directed by Mark Lambert Bristol.

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Michelle Yeoh, David Carradine, Jay Chou True Legend is a 2010 historical action drama film written by Chi-long To and directed by Yuen Woo-ping.

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Sarah Silverman, David Carradine, Beverly DAngelo Hair High is a 2004 animated comedy-horror-romance by American filmmaker Bill Plympton.

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Stella Stevens, David Carradine, Richard Crenna By Dawn's Early Light is a 2000 drama film written by Jacqueline Feather and David Seidler and directed by Arthur Allan Seidelman.

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Road of No Return David Carradine, Carlie Westerman, Michael Blain-Rozgay

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Humphrey Bogart, David Carradine, Huntz Hall Crime School is a 1938 Warner Bros. film directed by Lewis Seiler and starring the Dead End Kids and Humphrey Bogart.

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David Carradine, Peter Jason, Robert Caso Out of the Wilderness is a 2001 television movie directed by Steve Kroschel.

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Criminal Desire David Carradine, Michael York, David Faustino Criminal Desire is a 1998 drama film written by Mark Freed, Dave Tedder and directed by Mark Freed.