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List of Cameron Diaz Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Being John Malkovich (1999)
10
2
Being John Malkovich
R
10
2

A puppeteer, Craig Schwartz, working as a file clerk on the seventh and half floor of a building discovers a door that gives access to the mind of actor John Malkovich for fifteen minutes. He teams up with his co-worker to earn some money selling a trip to the actor’s mind. However, things soon go awry with even Malkovich failing to take control of his mind.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lotte Schwartz
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Comedy
2. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
10
4
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
R
10
4

The dark comedy follows the journey of journalist Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo who drive a red convertible to Las Vegas to cover a motorcycle race. They are, however, carrying a suitcase full of drugs that they consume at an increasing rate. What follows is a psychedelic adventure in search of the American Dream. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Comedy
3. Minority Report (2002)
10
5
Minority Report
PG-13
10
5

Loosely based on Philip K. Dick’s 1954 short story, the movie is set in 2054 Washington where specialised police arrests murderers before they actually kill someone. Helping the police are three psychics or precogs who can predict these murders. John Anderton works for this special police force but when one day, he is identified as a future killer, he is forced to escape to prove his innocence.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
5. My Sister's Keeper (2009)
14
5
My Sister's Keeper
PG-13
14
5

After Kate Fitzgerald is diagnosed with leukemia, her parents conceive Anna via in vitro fertilization to have a donor for elder daughter. Eleven-year old Anna, who has been a marrow and blood donor for her sister from age 5, seeks lawyer Campbell Alexander’s help to obtain medical emancipation from mother Sara. But Sara decides to fight the case in the court. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sara Fitzgerald
Director:
Nick Cassavetes
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Cusack, Abigail Breslin, Emily Deschanel, Alec Baldwin, Sofia Vassilieva, Heather Wahlquist
6. There's Something About Mary (1998)
14
2
There's Something About Mary
R
14
2

Thirteen years earlier, Ted’s prom date with Mary was a complete fiasco. Nonetheless, he still loves her and hires a private investigator, Pat Healy to find her. Healy, not just finds her, but also falls for her. He misleads Ted and begins to date Mary himself. However, Ted soon finds out the truth and sets out to win Mary’s heart.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Female Performance
7. The Holiday (2006)
17
2
The Holiday
PG-13
17
2

Iris, a society columnist in London, and Amanda, a movie trailer producer in Los Angeles, swap homes for two weeks to get away from their miserable personal lives. Amanda falls in love with Iris' widower brother Graham while living in her Surrey cottage; meanwhile Iris gains emotional support from legendary screenwriter Arthur and finds love with composer Miles.

As:
Cast
Role:
Amanda
Director:
Nancy Meyers
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
8. The Mask (1994)
16
4
The Mask
PG-13
16
4

Stanley Ipkiss, a bank clerk too timid to handle confrontations, comes across a magical mask created by Loki, the Norse god of mischief, which turns him into a comical, trickster version of himself. With his newfound powers, he takes revenge on his tormentors, robs a bank, and attempts to win the affection of his crush, Tina Carlyle.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chuck Russell
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jim Carrey, Joely Fisher, Peter Riegert, Peter Greene, Amy Yasbeck, Richard Jeni
9. Vanilla Sky (2001)
11
2
Vanilla Sky
R
11
2

A rich playboy David meets and falls in love with Sofia. His ex-lover Julie is jealous and ends up killing herself and severely disfiguring David’s face in a car accident. Medical help and Sofia’s love appear to heal David but there are strange incidences happening which David cannot understand. Difference between reality and dream becomes difficult to discern.

As:
Cast
Role:
Julie Gianni
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Thriller, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Romance
10. Any Given Sunday (1999)
10
2
Any Given Sunday
R
10
2

Veteran football coach, Tony D'Amato, who took the Miami Sharks to the top, is struggling now with an aging team and is at odds with new young team owner Christina Pagniacci. Following repeated team injuries, when third-string quarterback Willie Beamen steals the show with his offensive display, D'Amato is forced to reevaluate his professional and personal decisions.

As:
Cast
Role:
Christina Pagniacci
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Sport
12. In a World... (2013)
9
3
In a World...
R
9
3

Carol, an underachieving voice coach, finds herself competing against her arrogant father Sam, who is about to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.

As:
Cast
Director:
Lake Bell
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eva Longoria, Nick Offerman, Talulah Riley, Demetri Martin, Ken Marino, Rob Corddry, Lake Bell
13. In Her Shoes (2005)
10
2
In Her Shoes
TV-14
10
2

The only thing common between sisters Rose and Maggie Feller is their shoe-size. Responsible, hard-working attorney Rose throws out reckless, wild, party-girl Maggie when Rose finds her boyfriend Jim in bed with Maggie. Learning about their grandmother Ella Hirsch both sisters didn’t know existed, Maggie moves to Ella’s place in Miami. When both sisters meet there, will they revive their family bond?

As:
Cast
Role:
Maggie
Director:
Curtis Hanson
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Toni Collette, Candice Azzara, Anson Mount
14. Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)
8
2
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carol Faber
Director:
Rodrigo García
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
15. Knight and Day (2010)
14
4
Knight and Day
PG-13
14
4

Chatty garage owner June Havens bumps into rogue government agent Roy at an airport, shortly after which her plane crash-lands when Roy kills the other people onboard. Now pursued by the FBI, she is forced into a dangerous adventure across the globe after Roy convinces her that he is a good guy and that she is safer with him.

As:
Cast
Role:
June Havens
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
16. My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
10
1
My Best Friend's Wedding
PG-13
10
1

Julianne Potter realizes her love for best friend Michael O’Neal only after learning that he is marrying Kimberly Wallace in four days. She decides to confide in Michael, but unable to do so, tries her best to break their wedding. However, Julianne is appointed maid of honor and Kimberly turns out to be an impeccable lady, which makes her task more complicated. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kimberly Wallace
Director:
P.J. Hogan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Paul Giamatti, Philip Bosco, Rupert Everett
17. Very Bad Things (1998)
11
2
Very Bad Things
TV-MA
11
2

In midst of a bachelor’s party in a Las Vegas hotel, a hired stripper is accidentally killed. Intoxicated and nervous, the guests also kill the security guard, who comes to investigate. Their bodies are then dismembered and buried in the desert. However, the incidents continue to haunt the men, resulting in more killings and self destructions. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Garrety
Director:
Peter Berg
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
18. A Life Less Ordinary (1997)
9
2
A Life Less Ordinary
R
9
2

A Life Less Ordinary is a romantic comedy crime film which tells the story of Robert Lewis, who kidnaps his boss’s spoilt daughter Celine, after he is fired by his boss. Meanwhile, two angels attempt to make love blossom between Robert and Celine.

As:
Cast
Role:
Celine Naville
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ewan McGregor, Ian Holm, Stanley Tucci, Holly Hunter, Delroy Lindo, Dan Hedaya
19. Head Above Water (1996)
12
2
Head Above Water
PG-13
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nathalie
Director:
Jim Wilson
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Zane, Harvey Keitel, Craig Sheffer, Shay Duffin
20. What Happens in Vegas (2008)
9
2
What Happens in Vegas
PG-13
9
2

This rom-com tells the story of career-girl Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller. After Joy’s fiancé has dumped her and Jack has been fired, they take a trip to Las Vegas, where they meet for the first time, get drunk, get married, realise their mistake, but have to make the marriage work, if they want their three-million-dollar lottery winnings.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Joy McNally
Director:
Tom Vaughan
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
21. The Other Woman (2014)
12
4
The Other Woman
PG-13
12
4

Carly Whitten has been dating the suave Mark King but is soon horrified to find he is married to loving wife Kate. Carly and Kate are further shocked to find that Mark has been cheating on both with a third woman, Amber. The three then team up to take revenge on Mark. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Carly Whitten
Director:
Nick Cassavetes
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
22. She's the One (1996)
9
2
She's the One
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Heather
Director:
Edward Burns
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Leslie Mann, Edward Burns, Michael McGlone, John Mahoney
23. The Green Hornet (2011)
7
2
The Green Hornet
PG-13
7
2

The vigilante-action comedy follows playboy billionaire Britt Reid who teams up with Kato, a mechanic adept at martial arts to become the vigilante The Green Hornet. Using Kato’s skills, the highly weaponized car Black Beauty, and his own publication the Daily Sentinel, they try to bring down the Russian mobster Benjamin Chudnofsky. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lenore Case
Director:
Michel Gondry
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
24. What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
8
2
What to Expect When You're Expecting
PG-13
8
2

This 2012 romantic comedy film follows the lives of five interconnected couples, who are looking forward to the surprises and thrills of having a baby for the first time. They eventually realize that parenthood demands a lot more than they imagined. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jules
Director:
Kirk Jones
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
25. Bad Teacher (2011)
9
3
Bad Teacher
TV-MA
9
3

Elizabeth Halsey is a gold-digging, drug-abusing teacher who hates her job. When she gets dumped by her wealthy fiancé, she tries to date rich substitute teacher Scott Delacorte. But her plans her thwarted by another teacher Amy Squirrel. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Halsey
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucy Punch, Alanna Ubach, Molly Shannon, Jason Segel, Justin Timberlake, Phyllis Smith
26. Charlie's Angels (2000)
12
2
Charlie's Angels
PG-13
12
2

Natalie, Dylan and Alex are three 'Angel' femmes fatales who work as private investigators for unseen millionaire Charlie to rescue kidnapped software genius Eric Knox and recover his revolutionary voice-recognition system. The three talented and attractive women, apart from utilizing their sex appeal, also employ various disguises, high-tech equipments, and martial arts to save the day.

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Cook
Director:
McG
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Team, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Dance Sequence
27. Gambit (2012)
7
2
Gambit
PG-13
7
2

Gambit is a comedy crime film which tells the story of an art curator who decide to teach his abusive boss a lesson. He plans to con his boss into buying a fake painting. In order to execute the plan, however, he needs the help of an eccentric rodeo queen from Texas.

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Hoffman
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Colin Firth, Alan Rickman, Cloris Leachman, Stanley Tucci, Tom Courtenay, Mike Noble, Brodie Ross
28. The Invisible Circus (2001)
8
2
The Invisible Circus
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Faith
Director:
Adam Brooks
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Camilla Belle, Blythe Danner, Christopher Eccleston, Jordana Brewster
29. The Counselor (2013)
13
3
The Counselor
R
13
3

A greedy Texas lawyer, desirous of more money to lead a lavish lifestyle with his girlfriend, gets involved in a perilous drug-smuggling deal. Despite warnings, he is confident that he knows all the angles of the game and will succeed. However, when the deal goes horribly wrong, The Counselor and his wife-to-be are in grave danger.

As:
Cast
Role:
Malkina
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
30. The Box (2009)
7
3
The Box
PG-13
7
3

A financially desperate couple receives a simple wooden box with a button and is told that if they press the button they will get $1 million; but the action will cause death to somebody they do not know. After much hesitation, they finally push the button and sure enough receive the promised amount. But it also throws them into moral dilemma and cause unforetold disaster. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Norma Lewis
Director:
Richard Kelly
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Gillian Jacobs, Frank Langella, James Marsden, Holmes Osborne, James Rebhorn
31. Feeling Minnesota (1996)
8
2
Feeling Minnesota
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Freddie Clayton
Director:
Steven Baigelman
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Courtney Love, Levon Helm, Dan Aykroyd, Vincent D'Onofrio, Delroy Lindo
32. Annie (2014)
9
2
Annie
PG
9
2

Annie is a young girl, who has lived all her life in the foster care of a cruel woman named Miss Hannigan. However, when a New York mayoral candidate decides to adopt her, her life finally takes an interesting turn.

As:
Cast
Director:
Will Gluck
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Drama, Musical
33. Slackers (2002)
7
2
Slackers
R
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Dewey Nicks
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jason Schwartzman, Laura Prepon, Michael C. Maronna, Jason Segel
35. The Sweetest Thing (2002)
10
3
The Sweetest Thing
R
10
3

Christina gets attracted to Peter, and finds him to be the perfect partner for her. However, she knows nothing about him, except for the fact that his brother is getting married. Therefore, she decides to gatecrash the wedding in order to find and woo him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Roger Kumble
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
36. Sex Tape (2014)
8
2
Sex Tape
R
8
2

A comedy film, Sex Tape follows a married couple who make a sex tape to spice up their love life. However, their plans go awry when the sex tape goes missing and the couple embarks on a frantic search to retrieve it before someone else does. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Annie
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Kumail Nanjiani, Ellie Kemper, Jack Black, Rob Corddry, Jason Segel
37. Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
8
2
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
PG-13
8
2

In this second movie in Charlie's Angels film series, the three Angels return - this time they are tasked by Charles Townsend to locate a pair of rings that contains the details of every person in FBI’s witness protection programme. Five people on the list have already turned up dead and the Angels must use their every skill to uncover the true culprits.

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Cook
Director:
McG
Genres:
Adventure, Crime, Action, Comedy
38. My Father's House (2002)
8
2
My Father's House
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Larry Holden
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert David Hall, Jeremy Garrett, Clint Culp, Verna Day
40. Man Woman Film (1999)
4
2
Man Woman Film
4
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Cameron Pearson
Star Cast:
Lee Arenberg, Gavin Bellour, Steve Abee, Matt Baxter

TV Movie(s)

41. The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010)
8
3
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards
TV-14
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Presenter: Best Animated Feature
Director:
Hamish Hamilton, Pete Docter, Anne Fletcher, Richard A. Preuss, Henry Selick
42. Blitt Happens (2003)
5
2
Blitt Happens
5
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Parsons, Ricky Blitt, Shannon Elizabeth, Lyndsey Gayer

Animation(s)

Shrek (2001)
Shrek
TV-PG
Plot:

Grumpy ogre Shrek's blissful solitude is interrupted when a host of fairy creatures, including a talkative Donkey, are banished to his swamp by the diminutive Lord Farquaad. As Shrek attempts to complain, Farquaad, a scheming ruler planning to become a king, assigns him to rescue Princess Fiona from a tower guarded by a fire-breathing dragon.

As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Vicky Jenson, Andrew Adamson
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Shrek 2 (2004)
Shrek 2
TV-PG
Plot:

The second film in the Shrek film franchise, Shrek 2 follows the newlyweds Shrek and Fiona as they go to visit Fiona’s parents who are organizing a royal ball to celebrate their marriage. The movie went on to become the highest-grossing film of 2004 worldwide.

As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Conrad Vernon, Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family, Romance, Fantasy
Scared Shrekless (2010)
Scared Shrekless
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Raman Hui, Gary Trousdale
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Short, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Mike Myers, Antonio Banderas, Kristen Schaal, Dean Edwards
Shrek the Halls (2007)
Shrek the Halls
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Gary Trousdale
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Shrek 4-D (2003)
Shrek 4-D
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Fiona
Director:
Simon J. Smith
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Family, Short
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Christopher Knights
Shrek Forever After (2010)
Shrek Forever After
PG
Plot:

Shrek, bored of his uneventful domestic life, longs for his past as a fearsome ogre and naively signs a contract with devious dealmaker Rumpelstiltskin to return to a day before he met Fiona or his friend Donkey. However, he soon learns that in this alternate Far Far Away kingdom, ruled by Rumpel, Shrek was never born.

As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Mike Mitchell
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Far Far Away Idol (2004)
Far Far Away Idol
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Simon J. Smith
Genres:
Family, Short, Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Music
Star Cast:
Shrek the Third (2007)
Shrek the Third
PG
Plot:

King Harold of Far, Far Away land is dying and Shrek is unwilling to wear the crown. So he sets out with Donkey and Puss in Boots, to bring the King’s nephew, Artie, back from magic school and crown him instead. In his absence, the evil Prince Charming with his army takes over the land. Shrek, Artie and Fiona must now defeat the villain and regain the kingdom.

As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Chris Miller, Raman Hui
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Donkey's Christmas Shrektacular (2010)
Donkey's Christmas Shrektacular
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Fiona
Director:
Walt Dohrn, Raman Hui
Genres:
Family, Animation, Comedy, Music, Short

TV Shows and Videos

What to Expect When You're Expecting: What to Expect and the Pregnancy Bible (2012)
What to Expect When You're Expecting: What to Expect and the Pregnancy Bible
As:
Cast
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Banks, Ben Falcone, Brooklyn Decker, Chace Crawford
She's No Angel: Cameron Diaz (1992)
She's No Angel: Cameron Diaz
As:
Cast
Role:
Cameron Diaz
Director:
John Rutter
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Natasha Cotroneo

Cameron Diaz Awards

People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Leading Lady 2007
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Charlie's Angels Best On-Screen Team 2001
Charlie's Angels Best Dance Sequence 2001
There's Something About Mary Best Female Performance 1999