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The Best Pat Morita Movies

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

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

This list below has a variety of films, like Babes in Toyland and Jimmy the Kid, in it.

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

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    The Karate Kid
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    The Karate Kid

    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio

    Released1984

    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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    Midway
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    Midway

    Tom Selleck, Charlton Heston

    Released1976

    Directed byJack Smight

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  • 3
    Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
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    Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

    Uma Thurman, Heather Graham

    Released1994

    Directed byGus Van Sant

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    Honeymoon in Vegas
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    Honeymoon in Vegas

    Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker

    Released1992

    Directed byAndrew Bergman

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    Thoroughly Modern Millie
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    Thoroughly Modern Millie

    Julie Andrews, Mary Tyler Moore

    Released1967

    Directed byGeorge Roy Hill

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  • 6
    The Shakiest Gun in the West
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    The Shakiest Gun in the West

    Don Knotts, Pat Morita

    Released1968

    Directed byAlan Rafkin

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  • 7
    Mulan
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    Mulan

    Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen

    Released1998

    Directed byTony Bancroft, Barry Cook

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  • 8
    Spy Hard
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    Spy Hard

    Hulk Hogan, Ray Charles

    Released1996

    Directed byRick Friedberg

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  • 9
    Alice in Wonderland
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    Alice in Wonderland

    Ringo Starr, John Stamos

    Released1985

    Directed byHarry Harris

    Alice in Wonderland is a two-part film adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice books. An Irwin... more on Wikipedia
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    Mulan II
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    Mulan II

    Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh

    Released2005

    Directed byDarrell Rooney

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  • 11
    Babes in Toyland
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    Babes in Toyland

    Drew Barrymore, Keanu Reeves

    Released1986

    Directed byClive Donner

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  • 12
    Slapstick of Another Kind
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    Slapstick of Another Kind

    Jerry Lewis, Madeline Kahn

    Released1984

    Directed bySteven Paul

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  • 13
    The Karate Kid, Part II
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    The Karate Kid, Part II

    Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita

    Released1986

    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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  • 14
    The Karate Dog
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    The Karate Dog

    Chevy Chase, Jaime Pressly

    Released2004

    Directed byBob Clark

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  • 15
    Genghis Khan
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    Genghis Khan

    Charlton Heston, Pat Morita

    Released1992

    Directed byKen Annakin

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  • 16
    Evil Roy Slade
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    Evil Roy Slade

    Mickey Rooney, Milton Berle

    Released1972

    Directed byJerry Paris

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  • 17
    I'll Remember April
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    I'll Remember April

    Haley Joel Osment, Mark Harmon

    Released1999

    Directed byBob Clark

    I'll Remember April is a 1999 film starring Pat Morita, Pam Dawber, Haley Joel Osment, Mark... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 18
    Inferno
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    4

    Inferno

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Jaime Pressly

    Released1999

    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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  • 19
    High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story
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    High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story

    Pat Morita, Michael Nouri

    Released2003

    Directed byA. W. Vidmer

    High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story is a 2003 biopic focusing on the life of American... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    When Time Ran Out
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    When Time Ran Out

    Paul Newman, Jacqueline Bissett

    Released1980

    Directed byJames Goldstone

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  • 21
    Down and Derby
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    Down and Derby

    Lauren Holly, Pat Morita

    Released2005

    Directed byEric Hendershot

    Down and Derby is a 2005 comedy film about a Cub Scouts' pinewood derby race. The cars in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now?
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    I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now?

    Pat Morita, Vito Scotti

    Released1976

    Directed bySteven Hilliard Stern

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  • 23
    Collision Course
    12
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    Collision Course

    Jay Leno, Pat Morita

    Released1989

    Directed byLewis Teague

    Collision Course is a 1989 action-comedy film starring Jay Leno as a Detroit police officer... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    King Cobra
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    King Cobra

    Pat Morita, Erik Estrada

    Released1999

    Directed byDavid Hillenbrand, Scott Hillenbrand

    King Cobra is a 1999 Trimark Pictures direct to video horror/sci-fi film about an escaped... more on Wikipedia
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    Full Moon High
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    Full Moon High

    Alan Arkin, Pat Morita

    Released1987

    Directed byLarry Cohen

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