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The Best Patricia Arquette Movies  

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

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

Items include everything from The Secret Agent to Nightwatch.

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

Patricia Arquette has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Tim Burton and Martin Scorsese. If Patricia Arquette movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Jennifer Jason Leigh and Mary McDonnell too.

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True Romance is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Patricia Arquette Movies
Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson
True Romance is a 1993 American film directed by Tony Scott and written by Quentin Tarantino. The film stars Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette with a supporting cast featuring Dennis ...more
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Richard Pryor, Gary Busey, Patricia Arquette
Lost Highway is a 1997 French-American psychological thriller film written and directed by David Lynch. The film features the last film appearances of Richard Pryor, Jack Nance, and Robert ...more
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Portia de Rossi, Patricia Arquette, Nia Long
Stigmata is a 1999 supernatural horror film directed by Rupert Wainwright and starring Patricia Arquette as an atheist hairdresser from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, who is afflicted with the ...more
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Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane
Boyhood is a 2014 American independent coming-of-age drama film, written and directed by Richard Linklater, and starring Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater, and Ethan Hawke. ...more
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Patricia Arquette, Frances McDormand, Spalding Gray
Beyond Rangoon is a 1995 drama film directed by John Boorman about Laura Bowman, an American tourist who vacations in Burma in 1988, the year in which the 8888 Uprising takes place. The film was ...more
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Patricia Arquette, Laurence Fishburne, Zsa Zsa Gábor
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors is a 1987 American slasher fantasy film and the third film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series. The film was directed by Chuck Russell, written by ...more
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Nicolas Cage, Queen Latifah, John Goodman
This film is a 1999 American drama film directed by Martin Scorsese and written by Paul Schrader, based on the novel by Joe Connelly. It stars Nicolas Cage, Patricia Arquette, John Goodman, Ving ...more
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Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray
Ed Wood is a 1994 American period comedy-drama biopic directed and produced by Tim Burton, and starring Johnny Depp as cult filmmaker Ed Wood. The film concerns the period in Wood's life when he ...more
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Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Patricia Arquette
Holes is a 2003 American comedy-drama adventure film based on the 1998 novel of the same title by Louis Sachar, with Shia LaBeouf as the lead role of Stanley Yelnats IV and also starring Khleo ...more
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Reese Witherspoon, Patricia Arquette, Beau Bridges
Wildflower is a 1991 film directed by Diane Keaton.
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Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Joan Allen
Ethan Frome is a 1993 drama film directed by John Madden.
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Ben Stiller, Mary Tyler Moore, Téa Leoni
Flirting with Disaster is a 1996 American comedy film written and directed by David O. Russell about a young father's search for his biological parents. The film stars Ben Stiller, Patricia ...more
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Hilary Duff, Peter Dinklage, Patricia Arquette
Human Nature is a 2001 American-French comedy-drama film written by Charlie Kaufman and directed by Michel Gondry in his directorial debut. The film stars Tim Robbins, Rhys Ifans, Miranda Otto ...more
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Billy Bob Thornton, Patricia Arquette, Sela Ward
The Badge is a 2002 mystery-thriller film, directed by Robby Henson and stars Billy Bob Thornton, Patricia Arquette and William Devane.
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Viggo Mortensen, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper
The Indian Runner is a 1991 crime drama film written and directed by Sean Penn. It is based on Bruce Springsteen's song, "Highway Patrolman".
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Robin Williams, Christian Bale, Patricia Arquette
The Secret Agent is a 1996 film directed by Christopher Hampton.
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Penélope Cruz, Woody Harrelson, Patricia Arquette
The Hi-Lo Country is a 1998 classic American Western-drama film directed by Stephen Frears, starring Billy Crudup, Penélope Cruz, Woody Harrelson, Cole Hauser, Sam Elliott, Patricia ...more
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Billy Bob Thornton, Patricia Arquette, Michael Madsen
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Patricia Arquette, Courtney B. Vance
Holy Matrimony is a 1994 comedy film directed by Leonard Nimoy and starring Patricia Arquette. The film tells the story of a beautiful thief, hiding in a small, isolated religious community, who ...more
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Ewan McGregor, Nick Nolte, Lauren Graham
Nightwatch is a 1997 American horror-thriller film directed by Ole Bornedal, and starring Ewan McGregor, Patricia Arquette, Josh Brolin and Nick Nolte. It is a remake of the Danish film ...more
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Reese Witherspoon, Ozzy Osbourne, Adam Sandler
Little Nicky is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Steven Brill. It stars Adam Sandler as Nicky, a son of Satan.
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Mel Brooks, Patricia Arquette, David Lynch
Pretty as a Picture: The Art of David Lynch is a documentary biographical TV movie directed by Toby Keeler.
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Avril Lavigne, Bruce Willis, Ethan Hawke
Fast Food Nation is a 2006 American-British comedy-drama film directed by Richard Linklater. The screenplay was written by Linklater and Eric Schlosser, loosely based on the latter's bestselling ...more
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Matthew Broderick, Patricia Arquette, Željko Ivanek
Infinity is a 1996 American biographical drama film about the early life of physicist Richard Feynman. Feynman was played by Matthew Broderick, who also directed and produced the film. ...more
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Kate Beckinsale, Matthew McConaughey, Gary Oldman
Tiptoes is a 2003 film starring Matthew McConaughey, Kate Beckinsale, Patricia Arquette and Gary Oldman. The film was screened at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival. It was never released ...more