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The Best Joan Cusack Movies

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

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

This list contains films like Ice Princess and In & Out.

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

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    School of Rock
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    School of Rock

    Sarah Silverman, Jack Black

    Released2003

    Directed byRichard Linklater

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    Addams Family Values
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    Addams Family Values

    Christina Ricci, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1993

    Directed byBarry Sonnenfeld

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  • 3
    Arlington Road
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    Arlington Road

    Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins

    Released1999

    Directed byMark Pellington

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  • 4
    Sixteen Candles
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    Sixteen Candles

    John Cusack, Molly Ringwald

    Released1984

    Directed byJohn Hughes

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    Corrina, Corrina
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    Corrina, Corrina

    Whoopi Goldberg, Ray Liotta

    Released1994

    Directed byJessie Nelson

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  • 6
    Toys
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    Robin Williams, Jamie Foxx

    Released1992

    Directed byBarry Levinson

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  • 7
    Toy Story 2
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    Toy Story 2

    Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer

    Released1999

    Directed byJohn Lasseter, Lee Unkrich, Ash Brannon

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  • 8
    Toy Story 3
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    Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg

    Released2010

    Directed byLee Unkrich

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  • 9
    Ice Princess
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    Hayden Panettiere, Michelle Trachtenberg

    Released2005

    Directed byTim Fywell

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  • 10
    My Bodyguard
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    Matt Dillon, Jennifer Beals

    Released1980

    Directed byTony Bill

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  • 11
    Class
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    Rob Lowe, John Cusack

    Released1983

    Directed byLewis John Carlino

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  • 12
    Raising Helen
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    Paris Hilton, Hayden Panettiere

    Released2004

    Directed byGarry Marshall

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  • 13
    Confessions of a Shopaholic
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    Isla Fisher, John Goodman

    Released2009

    Directed byP. J. Hogan

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  • 14
    Cradle Will Rock
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    Cradle Will Rock

    Bill Murray, Susan Sarandon

    Released1999

    Directed byTim Robbins

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  • 15
    My Sister's Keeper
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    Cameron Diaz, Alec Baldwin

    Released2009

    Directed byNick Cassavetes

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  • 16
    Working Girl
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    Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford

    Released1988

    Directed byMike Nichols

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  • 17
    Men Don't Leave
    19
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    Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates

    Released1990

    Directed byPaul Brickman

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  • 18
    Where the Heart Is
    18
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    Natalie Portman, Sally Field

    Released2000

    Directed byMatt Williams

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  • 19
    Chicken Little
    22
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    Patrick Stewart, Joan Cusack

    Released2005

    Directed byMark Dindal

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    In & Out
    21
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    Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close

    Released1997

    Directed byFrank Oz

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  • 21
    High Fidelity
    16
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    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen

    Released2000

    Directed byStephen Frears

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  • 22
    Grosse Pointe Blank
    24
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    Dan Aykroyd, John Cusack

    Released1997

    Directed byGeorge Armitage

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  • 23
    Broadcast News
    14
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    Broadcast News

    Jack Nicholson, John Cusack

    Released1987

    Directed byJames L. Brooks

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    Peep and the Big Wide World: Peep Finds
    4
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    Joan Cusack, Scott Beaudin

    Released2004

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  • 25
    Looney Tunes: Back in Action
    13
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    Michael Jordan, Steve Martin

    Released2003

    Directed byJoe Dante

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