John Candy was a gem of an actor and comedian. The Canadian-born Candy rode the tsunami sized wave of comedy movies from the late ’70s into the early ’90s. Sadly, we lost John Candy in 1994 at the young age of 43. But he left behind a library of awesome content, which was his gift to us. Everything from Saturday Night Live skits and SCTV to small films and major blockbusters.
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There is no way to rank any of these John Candy movies. Any of these twenty movies could be a number one on someone’s list. Some of these movies are Candy as the main star, but some are supporting roles. The thing is, even in a supporting role, John Candy could lift any movie he was in. These are twenty of the best John Candy movies everyone should watch.
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- Twenty Awesome John Candy Movies
Twenty Awesome John Candy Movies
Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
The Blues Brothers
National Lampoons Vacation
Who’s Harry Crumb
The Great Outdoors
Little Shop of Horrors
Nothing But Trouble
Armed and Dangerous
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