The Best Randy Quaid Movies And TV Shows
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With nearly 400 fans casting votes, this list of the best Randy Quaid movies and shows is a tribute to one of Hollywood's most underrated actors. From his early days as Cousin Eddie in National Lampoon’s Vacation franchise to his more recent roles in films like Brokeback Mountain and Independence Day, Randy Quaid has consistently delivered memorable performances.
Quaid's ability to play both comedic and dramatic parts with ease make him an ideal actor for a variety of roles. His goofy charm often shines through even when playing serious characters, while his acting chops are strong enough to carry off some intense scenes without missing a beat. Whether it's exploring the dark depths of human nature or providing comic relief, Quaid never fails to deliver an entertaining performance.
Check out our list below for some of the best Randy Quaid movies and shows from throughout his career. We've ranked them based on fan votes so you can get an idea of what fellow viewers think about these films and shows. Don't forget to vote up your favorites.
As the holidays approach, Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) wants to have a perfect family Christmas, so he pesters his wife, Ellen (Beverly D'Angelo), and children, as he tries to make sure everything is ...more
- Released: 1989
- Directed by: Jeremiah S. Chechik
- Actors: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Diane Ladd, John Randolph
Accompanied by their children (Dana Barron, Anthony Michael Hall), Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) and his wife, Ellen (Beverly D'Angelo), are driving from Illinois to a California amusement park. As ...more
- Released: 1983
- Directed by: Harold Ramis
- Actors: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Christie Brinkley, Anthony Michael Hall, Imogene Coca
Roy Munson (Woody Harrelson) is a young bowler with a promising career ahead of him until a disreputable colleague, Ernie McCracken (Bill Murray), tricks him into participating in a con game that ...more
- Released: 1996
- Directed by: Robert Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
- Actors: Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid, Vanessa Angel, Bill Murray, Chris Elliott
In the epic adventure film "Independence Day," strange phenomena surface around the globe. The skies ignite. Terror races through the world's major cities. As these extraordinary events unfold, it ...more
- Released: 1996
- Directed by: Roland Emmerich
- Actors: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch
The Griswolds are off on a family outing to Las Vegas, where they each have their own misadventures. Hapless dad Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) immediately starts losing money at blackjack, while his ...more
- Released: 1997
- Directed by: Stephen Kessler
- Actors: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Ethan Embry, Marisol Nichols
In the fast-paced world of NASCAR, a rivalry brews between rookie hotshot Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) and veteran racer Rowdy Burns (Michael Rooker). When both of them are seriously injured in ...more
- Released: 1990
- Directed by: Tony Scott
- Actors: Tom Cruise, Robert Duvall, Nicole Kidman, Randy Quaid, Michael Rooker