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What's Your Favorite John Cusack Movie?

What's Your Favorite John Cusack Movie?

After seeing the trailer for 1408, a new horror film starring John Cusack, I have to admit that the man's getting older, and it's starting to show. And while I found the trailer to be effectively creepy, I must say I prefer my John Cusack when he's being funny.

Whether he's holding a boom box in front of a girl's house or making "Top 5" lists for everything in his life, John Cusack with his sad-puppy face just gets me every time. For better or worse, he's had a pretty extensive career so far, but just so this list doesn't get too long, I've narrowed down the choices to some of his better-known roles.

It's hard to pick just one, isn't it?


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lizlee89 lizlee89 9 years
Say Anything, Grosse Pointe Blank, High Fidelity, and Seredipity but I had to pick High Fidelity just because i loooooove Jack Black so much...
kiwitwist kiwitwist 9 years
Serendipity for me
AliCherri1 AliCherri1 9 years
Tough choice, because I LOVE LOVE LOVE John Cusack. But "Say Anything" is a classic. :)
mollipop mollipop 10 years
Identity or Grosse Point Blank.
astaratdawn astaratdawn 10 years
was he in pretty in pink? NO WAY???!!!
RCLdesigngirl RCLdesigngirl 10 years
High Fidelity!!!!!!!
kythera kythera 10 years
My crush on him started when he was a dorky teen in Pretty in Pink. I LOVE THIS GUY! *drools*
ikitty13 ikitty13 10 years
I just saw Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil last night. It was so awful I had to stand up and walk around to keep from falling asleep. Other than the very few scenes with Jude Law, it was a major yawn.
Hautie Hautie 10 years
Grosse Point Blank... it was perfect. Love the music... loved Minnie... loved the whole hired killer having a meltdown at his high school reunion. Heck I even loved Piven!
hcvpteam hcvpteam 10 years
Must Love Dogs
Marci Marci 10 years
High Fidelity and Grosse Point Blank are up there.
Fab_Kitty Fab_Kitty 10 years
Aaaa! I can't pick just one. As a self-proclaimed big fan, folks often ask me to pick my fave John Cusack movie and I always ask for clarification. For example, I think his film w/ his best acting & w/ the most artistic merit is The Grifters, his most romantic film is Say Anything, his sexy-manliest film is The Jack Bull, his most-identifiable-with-my-life-and-therefore-perhaps-what-most-would- call-MY-favorite film is High Fidelity, etc. Can you tell that I'm a HUGE dork? :-)
JennaV JennaV 10 years
Say Anything.....SWWWWOOOOOOON
astaratdawn astaratdawn 10 years
"I gave her my heart and she gave me a pen." Lloyd Dobler, cutest slacker ever.
Schaianne Schaianne 10 years
I had to go with Say Anything!
arod379 arod379 10 years
I absolutely loved him in a film called "Max" co-starring Noah Taylor and Leelee Sobieski. It's about a post WW1 modern art dealer (JC) who takes a then unknown Adolf Hitler under his wing as an aspiring artist (based on true Hitler accounts but a fictionalized portrait). A gripping "what if" hypothesis about that time in history. Highly recommended for any Cusack fan. Though, he does it for me in any role.
LoneWolf LoneWolf 10 years
I had to pick between Malkovich, which I think is beyond awesome, Grosse Pointe Blank, which I totally love, and High Fidelity. I went with High Fidelity, but it's a toss up.
NadiaPotter NadiaPotter 10 years
IDENTITY!!! of course
figurine figurine 10 years
High Fidelity. And I obviously have to watch Say Anything.
krampalicious krampalicious 10 years
Being John Malkovich is by far his finest work, but Grosse Pointe Blank is a close second.
sweetheart_450 sweetheart_450 10 years
Serendipity. Say Anything is very close behind though.
Tech Tech 10 years
It's Say Anything or Midnight for me. Oh John, you still look just dandy to me.
catstarr catstarr 10 years
It's so hard to choose between him in Say Anything and High Fidelity. Two of my all time favorite movies.
ddene5713 ddene5713 10 years
IDENTITY. so goooood!!!!
nikkih nikkih 10 years
I loved him in Say Anything...I wish I had a guy like him in high school!
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