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List of Donald Glover Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Martian (2015)
14
4
The Martian
PG-13
14
4

Adapted from Andy Weir’s 2011 novel of the same name, the film portrays the struggle of an astronaut, Mark Watney, after he gets left behind by his crew who think he died in a powerful storm. He strives to survive on Mars and uses scientific wisdom to send signals to earth. Meanwhile a team of international scientists collaborate to bring him back to earth

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
2. Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
13
4
Spider-Man: Homecoming
PG-13
13
4

Returning to his neighborhood after fighting alongside the Avengers, Peter Parker resumes his studies, as well as crime-fighting, but after his recklessness endangers public life, his mentor, Tony Stark, confiscates his high-tech suit. However, Peter has a lead on the mysterious supervillain Vulture, who has access to powerful Chitauri technology, and must pursue him on his own.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jon Watts
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
3. Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
11
1
Solo: A Star Wars Story
PG-13
11
1

The movie follows the first adventure of the charismatic character of Han Solo from the Star Wars franchise. With the aide of Chewbacca and a young Lando Calrissian, Han must find a way to stop the criminals Dryden Vos, Beckett, and come to terms with his friend and romantic interest Qi'ra’s betrayal. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lando Calrissian
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
4. The Muppets (2011)
10
4
The Muppets
TV-PG
10
4

Tex Richman, a materialistic oil tycoon, plans to take down the Muppet Theater to drill for oil. When ardent Muppet fan, Walter, his human-brother, Gary, and his girlfriend Mary learn about this, they search for the separated Muppets and help Kermit the Frog bring all Muppets together for ‘The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever’ to raise $10 million required to save their theater.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Musical, Comedy
5. Mystery Team (2009)
12
2
Mystery Team
R
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Jason
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Ellie Kemper, D.C. Pierson, Dominic Dierkes, Aubrey Plaza
6. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
8
3
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
PG
8
3

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
Director:
Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Family, Comedy
7. Magic Mike XXL (2015)
8
2
Magic Mike XXL
R
8
2

A sequel to Magic Mike, the film features retired stripper Mike Lane, who meets old friends, the Kings of Tampa, after three years. Mike decides to join the troupe as they travel for one last performance at a stripping convention at Myrtle Beach. On the way as they stop at Jacksonville and Savannah, Mike revives old memories and enjoys some special moments.

As:
Cast
Director:
Gregory Jacobs
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
8. The To Do List (2013)
7
3
The To Do List
R
7
3

Recent graduate and school valedictorian Brandy Klark feels that she needs to change her image and gain more experience, especially in ‘sex domain,’ before joining college in fall. So she charts out a ‘to do’ list of sexual activities to accomplish. Realizing that it is not that simple, she decides to recruit her friends and older sister to guide through her vital journey.

As:
Cast
Director:
Maggie Carey
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
9. The Lazarus Effect (2015)
6
3
The Lazarus Effect
PG-13
6
3

The Lazarus Effect is a sci-fi horror thriller film, which tells the story of scientists Frank and Zoe who develop a serum that is able to bring the dead back to life. When Zoe dies in an accident, Frank attempts to revive her using the serum. However, instead, he unleashes something dangerous.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Niko
Director:
David Gelb
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Olivia Wilde, Evan Peters, Mark Duplass, Sarah Bolger, Evan Peters
10. Clapping for the Wrong Reasons (2013)
9
3
Clapping for the Wrong Reasons
9
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Hiro Murai
Genres:
Short, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danielle Fishel, Abella Anderson, Chance the Rapper, Flying Lotus
11. Chicken and Futility (2014)
10
3
Chicken and Futility
10
3
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
The Boy
Director:
Donald Glover
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Steve Glover, Swank
12. Moves: The Rise and Rise of the New Pornographers (2011)
8
3
Moves: The Rise and Rise of the New Pornographers
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Scharpling
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Rudd, John Oliver, Bill Hader, Todd Barry, Wyatt Cenac, Kevin Corrigan, Esther Crow
13. Black Peter Pan (2006)
9
3
Black Peter Pan
9
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Peter Pan
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Fran Gillespie, Dan Gregor, Lou Perez, D.C. Pierson
14. I Am Tiger Woods (2009)
9
2
I Am Tiger Woods
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tiger Woods
Director:
James Weaver
Genres:
Comedy, Short

TV Movie(s)

1. Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012)
10
3
Donald Glover: Weirdo
10
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Shannon Hartman
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
2. Winner Takes All (1998)
6
2
Winner Takes All
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Zirilli
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
AMG, B-Real, Reegus Flenory, Flesh 'N' Bone

Animation(s)

Community: Abed's Master Key (2012)
Community: Abed's Master Key
As:
Cast
Role:
Troy Barnes
Director:
Maya Fineberg
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs, Ken Jeong, Alison Brie, Yvette Nicole Brown

TV Shows and Videos

Childish Gambino: Sober (2015)
Childish Gambino: Sober
As:
Cast
Role:
Hero Boy
Director:
Hiro Murai
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Amber-Lauren Jones, Fizaa Dosani, Victor Aminger
Childish Gambino: Telegraph Ave (2014)
Childish Gambino: Telegraph Ave
As:
Cast
Director:
Hiro Murai
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Jhene Aiko
National Spelling Bee (2006)
National Spelling Bee
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Judge
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Meggie McFadden, D.C. Pierson
Bro Rape: A Newsline Investigative Report (2006)
Bro Rape: A Newsline Investigative Report
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Bro Rapist
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Dan Gregor, Bobby Moynihan, D.C. Pierson
Jerry (2007)
Jerry
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Jerry
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Meggie McFadden, D.C. Pierson
Childish Gambino: Bonfire (2011)
Childish Gambino: Bonfire
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Horror, Music
Atlanta (2016)
Atlanta
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Earnest 'Earn' Marks
Director:
Donald Glover, Hiro Murai
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Stanfield, Zazie Beetz, Mason Pike
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Girls Are Not to Be Trusted (2006)
Girls Are Not to Be Trusted
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Kevin / Belanie
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, D.C. Pierson
Childish Gambino: Fire Fly (2012)
Childish Gambino: Fire Fly
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Short, Music, Sci-Fi
Keyboard Kid (2006)
Keyboard Kid
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Jeffrey's Dad
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Music
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Fran Gillespie
Childish Gambino: Heartbeat (2012)
Childish Gambino: Heartbeat
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Kyle Newacheck
Genres:
Short, Music
Childish Gambino: Freaks and Geeks (2011)
Childish Gambino: Freaks and Geeks
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Music
Self Defense (2006)
Self Defense
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Mugger
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, D.C. Pierson
Childish Gambino Feat. Problem: Sweatpants (2014)
Childish Gambino Feat. Problem: Sweatpants
As:
Cast
Director:
Hiro Murai
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Casey Ford Alexander, Ronnie Alvarez, D'Meetri, Lucas Di Medio
Comedy Central Presents (1998)
Comedy Central Presents
As:
Writer
Director:
Paul Miller, Ryan Polito, John Fortenberry
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Mike Birbiglia, Todd Barry, Lewis Black, Stephen Lynch, Maria Bamford
Don't Jerk Off to This (2009)
Don't Jerk Off to This
As:
Cast
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Dan Eckman, D.C. Pierson
Memory Loss (2007)
Memory Loss
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Alan Mortimer
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
D.C. Pierson
Celebrity (2006)
Celebrity
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Cop
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dominic Dierkes, Meggie McFadden, D.C. Pierson
Community: Study Break (2010)
Community: Study Break
As:
Cast
Director:
David Seger
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bronx World Travelers (2007)
Bronx World Travelers
As:
Cast
Role:
Scoopy Brown
Director:
Ben Schwartz, Vincent Peone
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Ben Schwartz, Bobby Moynihan, Eugene Cordero, Jim Santangeli
Emo Song (2007)
Emo Song
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Emo Singer
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Music
Star Cast:
D.C. Pierson
Live at Gotham (2006)
Live at Gotham
As:
Writer
Director:
Manny Rodriguez
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Crowe, Eddie Pence, Christopher Titus
Blowjob Girl (2007)
Blowjob Girl
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Dan Eckman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Ellie Kemper, D.C. Pierson
Funny as Hell (2011)
Funny as Hell
As:
Writer
Director:
Dave Derewlany, Adam Brodie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Dore

Donald Glover Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Atlanta Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy 2017
Primetime Emmy Awards
Atlanta Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 2017
Atlanta Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series 2017
Grammy Awards
Winner Song of the Year 2019
Winner Record of the Year 2019
Winner Best Rap/Sung Performance 2019
Childish Gambino: This Is America Best Music Video 2019
Winner Best Traditional R&B Performance 2018
MTV Video Music Awards
Childish Gambino: This Is America Best Video with a Message 2018