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List of the best Dennis Quaid movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dennis Quaid first received critical acclaim for his performance in The Right Stuff in 1983 and he has been entertaining audiences of all ages ever since. Dennis Quaid'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 Dennis Quaid movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dennis Quaid movies will be at the top of the list. Dennis Quaid has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dennis Quaid movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dennis Quaid films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list you're viewing contains films like The Rookie and Frequency.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Dennis Quaid movies?" and "What are the greatest Dennis Quaid roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Quaid's family friendly films, you might also enjoy our list of best Lindsay Lohan movies and best Meg Ryan movies.

Dennis Quaid is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Joel Schumacher, Stephen Sommers and Steven Soderbergh. Movie fans who love Dennis Quaid have also been known to enjoy films starring Bill Paxton and Jim Caviezel.

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Frequency Jim Caviezel, Elizabeth Mitchell, Dennis Quaid

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The Rookie Dennis Quaid, Brian Cox, Rachel Griffiths

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The Day After Tomorrow Emmy Rossum, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid

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The Right Stuff Jeff Goldblum, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid

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Enemy Mine Dennis Quaid, Louis Gossett, Jr.

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Innerspace Meg Ryan, Dennis Quaid, Martin Short

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Wyatt Earp Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman, Téa Leoni

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The Parent Trap Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Kat Graham

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Flight of the Phoenix Hugh Laurie, Jared Padalecki, Dennis Quaid

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Dragonheart Dennis Quaid, Julie Christie, Jason Isaacs

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Great Balls of Fire! Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Dennis Quaid

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Something to Talk About Julia Roberts, Robert Duvall, Dennis Quaid

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Yours, Mine and Ours Miranda Cosgrove, Dennis Quaid, Rene Russo

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Stripes Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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Dreamscape Dennis Quaid, Christopher Plummer, Max von Sydow

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Any Given Sunday Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx

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Soul Surfer Carrie Underwood, Helen Hunt, AnnaSophia Robb

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Breaking Away Dennis Quaid, Jackie Earle Haley, Daniel Stern

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Far from Heaven Julianne Moore, Dennis Quaid, Viola Davis

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Vantage Point Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Dennis Quaid

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Traffic Salma Hayek, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas

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Suspect Cher, Liam Neeson, Dennis Quaid

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The Alamo Emily Deschanel, Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid

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Switchback Jared Leto, Dennis Quaid, Danny Glover

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Footloose Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell

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Undercover Blues Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid, Dave Chappelle

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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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Savior Dennis Quaid, Nastassja Kinski, Stellan Skarsgård

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D.O.A. Meg Ryan, Dennis Quaid, Charlotte Rampling

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Everybody's All-American Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Dennis Quaid

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Caveman Ringo Starr, Dennis Quaid, Shelley Long

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Legion Adrianne Palicki, Dennis Quaid, Kate Walsh

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Cold Creek Manor Kristen Stewart, Sharon Stone, Juliette Lewis

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In Good Company Scarlett Johansson, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid

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The Long Riders Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid, Christopher Guest

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Playing by Heart Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery

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Flesh and Bone Gwyneth Paltrow, Meg Ryan, James Caan

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The Express Dennis Quaid, Nicole Beharie, Clancy Brown

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Tough Enough Dennis Quaid, Pam Grier, Wilford Brimley

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Jaws 3-D Dennis Quaid, Lea Thompson, Louis Gossett

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What to Expect When You're Expecting Jennifer Lopez, Cameron Diaz, Brooklyn Decker

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Pandorum Dennis Quaid, Norman Reedus, Ben Foster

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The Words Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper

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Horsemen Zhang Ziyi, Dennis Quaid, Peter Stormare

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Beneath the Darkness is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Dennis Quaid Movies
Beneath the Darkness Dennis Quaid, Aimee Teegarden, Brett Cullen

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Postcards from the Edge Meryl Streep, Annette Bening, Gene Hackman

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The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia Mark Hamill, Dennis Quaid, Kristy McNichol

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Wilder Napalm Dennis Quaid, Debra Winger, M. Emmet Walsh

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Everything That Rises Dennis Quaid

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Come See the Paradise Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Colm Meaney