The Best James Van Der Beek Movies  

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

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

This list below has everything from The Big Bang to I Love You, I Love You Not.

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If you're a fan of James Van Der Beek, then check out our lists of the best Brian Austin Green and Jason Priestley movies as well.

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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Eliza Dushku
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and starring Kevin Smith as Silent Bob, the fifth to be set in his View Askewniverse, a growing collection of ...more
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Ali Larter, Paul Walker, Amy Smart
Varsity Blues is a 1999 American coming-of-age sports comedy-drama film directed by Brian Robbins that follows a small-town high school football team and their overbearing coach through a ...more
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Jessica Biel, Kate Bosworth, Ian Somerhalder
The Rules of Attraction is a 2002 black comedy film written and directed by Roger Avary, based on the novel of the same name by Bret Easton Ellis. It stars James van der Beek, Shannyn Sossamon, ...more
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Kathy Bates, James Van Der Beek, George C. Scott
Angus is a 1995 comedy-drama film directed by Patrick Read Johnson and written by Jill Gordon. The majority of Angus was filmed in Owatonna, Minnesota at the Owatonna High School. The film stars ...more
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Claire Danes, Jude Law, Julia Stiles
I Love You, I Love You Not is a 1996 romantic drama film directed by Billy Hopkins and written by Wendy Kesselman.
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Megumi Hayashibara, Mayumi Tanaka, Ichirō Nagai
Castle in the Sky is a 1986 Japanese animated adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and is also the first film produced and released by Studio Ghibli. The film was distributed by ...more
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James Van Der Beek, Doris Roberts, Erin Karpluk
Mrs. Miracle is a 2009 comedy-fantasy film, directed by Michael Scott. Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster (James Van Der Beek) is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his unruly six year ...more
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James Van Der Beek, Andrew Astor, Keegan Boos
DILF Khakis is a 2011 short comedy film directed by Chad Carter.
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Ashton Kutcher, Usher, Alfred Molina
Texas Rangers is a 2001 United States drama/western film directed by Steve Miner. It is about a group of Texas Rangers.
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Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Andy Dick
Danny Roane: First Time Director is a 2006 comedy film written, directed by and starring Andy Dick, Jack Black and Mo Collins. This independent production is a documentary mixed with a ...more
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James Van Der Beek, Margaret Colin, Glenn Morshower
Backwards is a 2012 sport romance-film written by Sarah Megan Thomas and directed by Ben Hickernell.
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James Van Der Beek, Dee Wallace, Ivana Miličević
The Plague is a 2006 horror film directed by Hal Masonberg and written by Masonberg and Teal Minton. It was produced by Clive Barker.
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James Van Der Beek, Wendy Crewson, John Heard
Formosa Betrayed is a 2009 American political thriller film directed by Adam Kane, written by Charlie Stratton, Yann Samuell, Brian Askew, Nathaniel Goodman, with story by Will Tiao and Katie ...more
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Snoop Dogg, Antonio Banderas, Sam Elliott
The Big Bang is a 2011 American thriller film written by Erik Jendresen and directed by Tony Krantz, starring Antonio Banderas and Sienna Guillory.
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James Van Der Beek, LeVar Burton, Sara Canning
Taken in Broad Daylight is a 2009 American made-for-television movie based on the real-life kidnapping of Nebraska teenager Anne Sluti, who was abducted and held for six days in April 2001 by ...more
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Jessica Chastain, Jon Hamm, Morena Baccarin
Stolen is a 2009 mystery–thriller film directed by Anders Anderson and starring Josh Lucas, Jon Hamm and Rhona Mitra.
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James Van Der Beek, Rick Skene, Brian Edward Roach
Eye of the Beast is about a young scientist who goes to a small fishing town to fight against a creature of a prehistoric giant squid living under the water. It is the 6th film in the Maneater
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Salem Falls Sarah Carter, James Van Der Beek, AJ Michalka
Salem Falls is a 2012 crime drama TV movie directed by Bradley Walsh.
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James Van Der Beek, Derek Johnson, Matt McKenna
Asshole for Hire is a 2011 short comedy film directed by Chad Carter.
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James Van Der Beek, Josh Lucas, John Slattery
Cash Crop is a 1998 drama film written by Jim Biederman, Stuart Burkin and David M. Korn and directed by Stuart Burkin.
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Final Draft James Van Der Beek, Tara Spencer-Nairn, Tristine Skyler
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Eva Adams Will Arnett, James Van Der Beek
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Lucy Lawless, Kelly Monaco, James Van Der Beek
Football Wives is a television pilot developed for U.S. television network ABC, which would have aired in the fall 2007 season had it been picked up for a series order. The show is based on the ...more
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Amy Adams, Mena Suvari, James Van Der Beek
Standing Still is a 2005 romantic comedy film written by Matthew Perniciaro and Timm Sharp, directed by Matthew Cole Weiss.