List of John Cusack movies in chronological order

A Complete List of John Cusack Movies in Chronological Order

Actor, screenwriter, and producer John Cusack has been around for a long, long time. His films have enjoyed stupendous success, and his work has always been appreciated. This Buzzle article presents a list of the best John Cusack movies.
For the Cusacks, it's all in the family!
John Cusack's father, Richard Cusack was an actor and documentary filmmaker. His siblings, sisters Ann Cusack, Joan Cusack, and Susie Cusack, and brother Bill Cusack are all actors by profession.

Growing up in a household of movie fanatics, it isn't a surprise how John Cusack landed up in Hollywood himself. Through his roles, Cusack has managed to champion the cause of the underdog, playing some rather close-to-real-life characters.

Cusack's debut was a bit role in the 1983 movie, Class. He followed it up with similar teen-themed movies like Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer, and Sixteen Candles. His latest cinematic outing was in The Butler (2013), where he played former President Richard Nixon.

John Cusack Movies List in Chronological Order


1983ClassRoscoe Maibaum
1984Sixteen CandlesBryce
Grandview, U.S.A.Johnny Maine
1985The Sure ThingWalter "Gib" Gibson
The Journey of Natty GannHarry
Better Off DeadLane Meyer
1986Stand by MeDenny Lachance
One Crazy SummerHoops McCann
1987Hot PursuitDan Bartlett
Broadcast NewsAngry messenger
1988Eight Men OutGeorge 'Buck' Weaver
TapeheadsIvan Alexeev
1989Say Anything...Lloyd Dobler
Fat Man and Little BoyMichael Merriman
1990The GriftersRoy Dillon


1991True ColorsPeter Burton
1992Shadows and FogStudent Jack
The PlayerHimself
Bob RobertsTV Show Host
Roadside ProphetsCaspar
1993Map of the Human HeartThe mapmaker
Money for NothingJoey Coyle
Bullets Over BroadwayDavid Shayne
The Road to WellvilleCharles Ossining
1996City HallDeputy Mayor Kevin Calhoun
1997Grosse Pointe BlankMartin Q. Blank
Con AirU.S. Marshal Vince Larkin
Chicago CabScary Man
(Voice role)
Midnight in the Garden of Good
and Evil
John Kelso
1998This Is My FatherEddie Sharp
The Thin Red LineCaptain Gaff
1999Pushing TinNick Falzone
Cradle Will RockNelson Rockefeller
Being John MalkovichCraig Schwartz
2000High FidelityRob Gordon


2001America's SweetheartsEddie Thomas
SerendipityJonathan Trager
2002MaxMax Rothman
2003IdentityEd Dakota
Breakfast with HunterHimself
Runaway JuryNicholas Easter
2005Must Love DogsJake Anderson
The Ice HarvestCharlie Arglist
2006The ContractRay Keene
2007Joe Strummer: The Future Is
Martian ChildDavid Gordon
1408Mike Enslin
Grace Is GoneStanley Phillips
(Voice role)
War, Inc.Brand Hauser
20092012Jackson Curtis
2010Hot Tub Time MachineAdam
ShanghaiPaul Soames


2012The RavenEdgar Allan Poe
The PaperboyHillary Van Wetter
The FactoryMike
2013The Numbers StationEmerson Kent
Adult WorldRat Billings
The Frozen GroundRobert Hansen
The ButlerRichard Nixon
Grand PianoClem
No somos animalesTony
2014The Bag ManJack

John Cusack Photo Gallery

With Catherine Zeta Jones
With Catherine Zeta-Jones
John Cusack at movie screening
Cusack at a movie screening
With Samuel L Jackson
With Samuel L. Jackson

There's lots more of John Cusack to watch out for in 2014. In Love and Mercy, he's playing the role of Brian Wilson, the founding member of the Beach Boys. His other upcoming ventures include Maps to the Stars, Drive Hard, The Prince, and Cell.