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List of Dick Van Dyke Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Mary Poppins (1964)
54
15
Mary Poppins
G
54
15

Uptight banker, George Banks, is tired of his children’s shenanigans and wants to hire a strict nanny. The children, Jane and Michael are pleasantly surprised when the magical nanny Mary Poppins arrives instead. With the help of a little magic, she turns all of their lives around for the better.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Bert / Mr. Dawes Senior (as Navckid Keyd)
Director:
Robert Stevenson
Genres:
Musical, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Julie Andrews, Elsa Lanchester, Reta Shaw, Glynis Johns, Hermione Baddeley
Awards:
Grammy Award for Best Recording for Children
2. The Morning After (1974)
8
2
The Morning After
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Lester
Director:
Richard T. Heffron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Linda Lavin, Don Porter, Lynn Carlin, Jewel Blanch
3. How to Eat Like a Child (1981)
8
2
How to Eat Like a Child
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Corey Feldman, Darien Dash, Andrew Freeman, Brandon Goldstein
5. The Country Girl (1982)
7
3
The Country Girl
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Elgin
Director:
Gary Halvorson, Michael Montel
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, George Coe, Ken Howard, Don Amendolia
6. Drop-Out Father (1982)
6
3
Drop-Out Father
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed McCall
Director:
Don Taylor
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rhea Perlman, William Daniels, Monte Markham, George Coe
7. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
18
8
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
G
18
8

Caractacus Potts is an eccentric inventor. A widowed father of two, he is also pursued by beautiful and wealthy Truly Scrumptious.  The plot thickens when the children find that a racing car that has been lying in a local garage is going to be sold as a scarp. On their request Caractacus remodels the car and the four set out for a picnic in it. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Caractacus Potts
Director:
Ken Hughes
Genres:
Adventure, Musical, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Benny Hill, Phil Collins, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries
9. Julie and Dick at Covent Garden (1974)
6
3
Julie and Dick at Covent Garden
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Carl Reiner, Julie Andrews
10. Fitzwilly (1967)
6
3
Fitzwilly
6
3

Fitzwilly is a loyal butler who works for Victoria Woodhouse. Although she has been bankrupt since her father died, Fitzwilly hides this fact from her, and schemes with the fellow servants to maintain the household. But things get quite complicated when a new secretary is hired by the name of Julie.

As:
Cast
Role:
Claude R. Fitzwilliam
Director:
Delbert Mann
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Barbara Feldon, Sam Waterston, Cecil Kellaway, Edith Evans
11. Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
8
4
Bye Bye Birdie
TV-G
8
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Albert F. Peterson
Director:
George Sidney
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Paul Lynde, Janet Leigh, Maureen Stapleton
13. The Comic (1969)
6
3
The Comic
PG
6
3

The Comic is a 1969 comedy film revolving around a silent film comedian, whose talent is overshadowed by his ego. He cheats on his wife, bullies his friends, and makes a brief comeback on TV. 

As:
Cast
Role:
William Simon aka Billy Bright
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Steve Allen, Carl Reiner, Gavin MacLeod, Michele Lee, Nina Wayne, Cornel Wilde
14. Night at the Museum (2006)
80
45
Night at the Museum
PG
80
45

Larry Daley is divorced and unsuccessful. He is hired to work as a night watchman at a museum where, much to his astonishment, he finds that the exhibits to come to life every night and create a ruckus. It is up to Larry now to control the exhibits, prevent a theft attempt by three old guards and eventually gain respect in his son’s eye.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cecil
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Comedy, Fantasy
16. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
30
19
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
PG
30
19

The film is the final installment of a trilogy based on Night at the Museum. The story focuses on Larry Daley, a night guard at American Museum of Natural History, where all the artifacts come to life at night and describes his travel to London in the company of Teddy Roosevelt, Sacagewea, Jedediah, Octavius, Dexter, Attila the Hun in order to save the tablet of Ahkmenrah from losing its magic.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
17. Dick Tracy (1990)
18
11
Dick Tracy
PG
18
11

Tough detective Dick Tracy is after crimes mastermind Alphonse ‘Big Boy’ Caprice, who is trying to take over the city, and another mysterious criminal, The Blank. Besides, he has to keep girlfriend Tess Trueheart happy, take care of an orphan, and elude advances of seductive club-singer Breathless Mahoney who can furnish evidence against Caprice. Tracy must nab Caprice to save the city.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Action, Thriller, Crime, Music, Comedy
18. The Art of Love (1965)
5
3
The Art of Love
5
3

Struggling American artist Paul Sloane tries unsuccessfully to earn money in Paris, but wishes to return home and marry fiancée Laurie. Hatching a plan with his friend Casey, he fakes his death to boost the worth of his paintings, which leads to Casey amassing wealth. Not only that, when Laurie comes to Paris, Casey starts courting her thus infuriating Paul into taking revenge.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Sloane
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Comedy
19. Never a Dull Moment (1968)
5
3
Never a Dull Moment
G
5
3

Jack Albany, an actor, who mostly plays gangsters on television, is mistaken for a notorious hitman, and he is also hired by a mob boss, Leo, to pull a heist. Albany must now not only find a way out of it, but also foil Leo’s plot. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Albany
Director:
Jerry Paris
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Crime
Star Cast:
Edward G. Robinson, Slim Pickens, Joanna Moore, Henry Silva
20. The Runner Stumbles (1979)
5
3
The Runner Stumbles
PG
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Brian Rivard
Director:
Stanley Kramer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Bolger, Maureen Stapleton, Tammy Grimes, Kathleen Quinlan
21. Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N. (1966)
5
4
Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N.
G
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Robin Crusoe
Director:
Byron Paul
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Akim Tamiroff, Tyler McVey, Nancy Kwan, Arthur Malet
22. Found Money (1983)
4
3
Found Money
4
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Persky
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sid Caesar, Tony Devon, Michael Earl, Ron Frazier
23. Some Kind of a Nut (1969)
3
3
Some Kind of a Nut
M
3
3

A bank employee in Manhattan unintentionally grows a beard due to a rash caused by a bee sting. This leads to him getting fired from his job, but his colleagues offer their support and decide to stand with him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Fred Amidon
Director:
Garson Kanin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Angie Dickinson, Elliott Reid, Zohra Lampert, Rosemary Forsyth
24. Life Is Boring (2016)
10
2
Life Is Boring
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Chip Godwin
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Brian Burnett, Scott Beehner, Christine Haeberman, Vanessa Donley
25. The Caretaker 3D (2010)
9
2
The Caretaker 3D
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Caretaker
Director:
Sean Isroelit
Genres:
Fantasy, Short, History
26. The Dick Van Dyke Show: Now in Living Color! (2017)
8
2
The Dick Van Dyke Show: Now in Living Color!
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rob Petrie
Director:
John Rich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary Tyler Moore
27. Diagnosis Murder: Without Warning (2002)
7
3
Diagnosis Murder: Without Warning
7
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dr. Mark Sloan
Director:
Christian I. Nyby II
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Shane Van Dyke, Barry Van Dyke, Charlie Schlatter, Victoria Rowell
28. The Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited (2004)
7
3
The Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert 'Rob' Petrie
Director:
Ken Whittingham
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Romano, Mary Tyler Moore, Carl Reiner, Ann Morgan Guilbert, Larry Mathews
29. The Gin Game (2003)
7
3
The Gin Game
7
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Weller Martin
Director:
Arvin Brown
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Tyler Moore, Annie Abbott, Sheila Rogers, Alessandro Mastrobuono
30. Merry Xmas (2015)
7
3
Merry Xmas
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Father
Director:
Boman Modine
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Family
Star Cast:
Matthew Modine, Valerie Harper, Glenne Headly, Ruby Modine
31. I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (2001)
7
3
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Co-Host
Director:
Gary Smith
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary, Family
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz, Desi Arnaz Jr.
32. A Twist of the Knife (1993)
7
3
A Twist of the Knife
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Doctor Mark Sloan
Director:
Jerry London
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Christina Pickles, Barry Van Dyke, Suzanne Pleshette, Cynthia Gibb
33. Diagnosis Murder: Diagnosis of Murder (1992)
6
3
Diagnosis Murder: Diagnosis of Murder
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Mark Sloan
Director:
Christopher Hibler
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Bill Bixby, William Atherton, Cynthia Gibb
34. Diagnosis Murder: The House on Sycamore Street (1992)
6
3
Diagnosis Murder: The House on Sycamore Street
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Doctor Mark Sloan
Director:
Christian I. Nyby II
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Mariette Hartley, Cynthia Gibb, Stephen Caffrey
35. Diagnosis Murder: Town Without Pity (2002)
6
3
Diagnosis Murder: Town Without Pity
6
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dr. Mark Sloan
Director:
Christopher Hibler
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Frederick Coffin, Charlie Schlatter, Victoria Rowell
36. Strong Medicine (1987)
6
3
Strong Medicine
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Hawthorne
Director:
Guy Green
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Duffy, Sam Neill, Alan Oppenheimer, Pamela Sue Martin
37. Murder 101: College Can Be Murder (2007)
6
3
Murder 101: College Can Be Murder
TV-PG
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jonathan Maxwell
Director:
John Putch
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Jonathan Banks, Barry Van Dyke, Kimberly Quinn, Stephanie Venditto
38. Ghost of a Chance (1987)
5
3
Ghost of a Chance
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Nolan
Director:
Don Taylor
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Redd Foxx, Richard Romanus, Brynn Thayer, Kimble Joyner
40. Murder 101: New Age (2008)
5
3
Murder 101: New Age
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jonathan Maxwell
Director:
David S. Cass Sr.
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Shane Van Dyke, Barry Van Dyke, Mia Cottet, Carey Van Dyke
41. Murder 101 (2006)
5
3
Murder 101
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jonathan Maxwell
Director:
Christian I. Nyby II
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, William Allen Young, Tony Denison, Tracey Needham
42. Murder 101: If Wishes Were Horses (2007)
5
3
Murder 101: If Wishes Were Horses
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jonathan Maxwell
Director:
David S. Cass Sr.
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Shane Van Dyke, Barry Van Dyke, Stacy Edwards, Ray Abruzzo
43. Daughters of Privilege (1991)
3
3
Daughters of Privilege
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Buddy Keys
Director:
Michael Fresco
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kate Vernon, Daphne Ashbrook, Angela Alvarado, Dan Futterman

Animation Movies

Curious George (2006)
30
16
Curious George
G
30
16

Ted, a museum employee, is sent to Africa to obtain some valuable artifacts that would attract a decent number of visitors to the museum he works at. During his voyage, he befriends George, a mischievous and curious monkey.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Mr. Bloomsberry (voice)
Director:
Matthew O'Callaghan
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation
Tubby the Tuba (1975)
6
4
Tubby the Tuba
G
6
4

Tubby the Tuba is an animated musical comedy film which tells the story of a young tuba, who wants to find a song of his own. Eventually, he makes his way to the Singing City.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Tubby the Tuba (voice)
Director:
Alexander Schure
Genres:
Family, Musical, Animation
Star Cast:
Cyril Ritchard, Ray Middleton, Jane Powell, David Wayne
The Alan Brady Show (2003)
6
4
The Alan Brady Show
6
4
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Webb (voice)
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Carl Reiner, Rose Marie, Rob Paulsen, Carol Leifer
Batman: New Times (2005)
6
4
Batman: New Times
6
4
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Commisioner Gordon (voice)
Director:
Jeffery Scheetz
Genres:
Action, Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Adam West, Mark Hamill, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Alan Shearman
Trollz (2016)
0
2
Trollz
TV-G
0
2
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Yusop (voice)
Director:
Ron Thornton
Genres:
Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jerry O'Connell, Debi Derryberry, Ja Rule, Greg Cipes

Special appearance/Cameo

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
9
6
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
PG
9
6

Eleven years old Alexander Cooper feels left out by his family. One bad day begins with a gum stuck in his hair, which is then followed by series of calamities. But besieged with their own problems, his parents and siblings have no time to offer sympathy and he starts wondering if bad things happen only to him. 

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Dick Van Dyke (uncredited)
Director:
Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Family, Comedy

TV Shows

The Dick Van Dyke Show
11
2
The Dick Van Dyke Show
TV-G
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rob Petrie / ... (158 episodes, 1961-1966)
Director:
John Rich, Theodore J. Flicker, Alan Rafkin, Howard Morris, Peter Baldwin
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Actors and Performers, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Series (Lead)
Van Dyke and Company
7
2
Van Dyke and Company
7
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself - Host (11 episodes, 1976)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Kaufman, Bob Einstein, Ron Husmann, Mime Company The L.A.
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series
The Van Dyke Show
6
3
The Van Dyke Show
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dick Burgess (10 episodes, 1988)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Billy O'Sullivan, Kari Lizer, Maura Tierney
Airwolf
4
3
Airwolf
4
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jason Priestley, Barry Van Dyke, Geraint Wyn Davies, Michele Scarabelli

Dick Van Dyke Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Van Dyke and Company Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series 1977
The Dick Van Dyke Show Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series 1966
The Dick Van Dyke Show Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Actors and Performers 1965
The Dick Van Dyke Show Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Series (Lead) 1964
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Program 1977
Grammy Awards
Mary Poppins Best Recording for Children 1965