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List of Ed Helms Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Hangover (2009)
16
3
The Hangover
R
16
3

Two days before his marriage, Doug Billings travels to Las Vegas with his best friends Phil and Stu, and his fiancée's eccentric brother Alan, to have a wild bachelor party. Waking up with severe hangover the next morning, his friends find Doug missing, while their suite is occupied by a chicken, a tiger, and an unknown baby.

As:
Cast
Role:
Stu
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bradley Cooper, Jeffrey Tambor, Ken Jeong, Mike Epps, Carrot Top, Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson, Zach Galifianakis
2. We're the Millers (2013)
15
3
We're the Millers
R
15
3

A small time pot dealer, David Clark, finds himself in a huge debt after his cash and stash are stolen. He must now bring a drug shipment from Mexico to the US. To do so without arousing suspicion, he creates a fake family by persuading his neighbour, customer and a teen. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Brad Gurdlinger
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
3. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
11
2
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
R
11
2

A young Dewey Cox accidentally kills his brother with a machete. The trauma makes him develop an affinity for playing blues. Dewey grows up to become a drug-fuelled, alcoholic, but massively successful musician. While a final machete duel with his father awaits him, he must also sort through his messy life to find what really matters. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Music, Comedy
5. Chappaquiddick (2017)
11
2
Chappaquiddick
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joseph Gargan
Director:
John Curran
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jason Clarke, Bruce Dern, Jim Gaffigan, Kate Mara
6. Tag (2018)
13
2
Tag
R
13
2

Five childhood friends, Hogan, Bob, Randy, Kevin and Jerry, have been playing tag every May since they were nine. But Jerry, who has never been tagged, wishes to retire from the game as he is getting married. The rest four decide to gang-up together and somehow tag Jerry. But Jerry too is aware of their intensions. So it leads to a free-for-all. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Tomsic
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm, Jake Johnson, Brian Dennehy
7. Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
11
2
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
R
11
2

Stoners Harold and Kumar are mistakenly arrested as terrorists while trying to smuggle a bong on their flight to Amsterdam and are sent to Guantanamo Bay. After they escape and make their way back to Texas, they plan to use Colton, Harold’s friend, to clear their names. But Colton betrays them and they must plan their own exoneration. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
8. The Hangover Part II (2011)
13
2
The Hangover Part II
R
13
2

The second installment of The Hangover trilogy, the film tells the story of four friends, Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug, who visit Thailand, for Stu’s wedding. Stu plans for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, but nothing goes as planned, which leads to a hangover, with no memory of their previous night. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Stu
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Paul Giamatti, Bradley Cooper, Jeffrey Tambor, Ken Jeong, Zach Galifianakis, Justin Bartha
9. Stretch (2014)
12
2
Stretch
R
12
2

Kevin ‘Stretch’ Brzyzowski, a Hollywood limo driver with a dark past of drugs and gambling, is trying to go straight, but must pay back debt to a notorious Mexican gangster. In an urgent need of cash, he accepts a job to drive billionaire Roger Karos. While Stretch witnesses Karos’s escalating eccentricities, the rich-man involves Stretch in his dubious dealings, putting him at risk.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Karl
Director:
Joe Carnahan
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jessica Alba, Norman Reedus, Chris Pine, Ray Liotta, Patrick Wilson, Brooklyn Decker
10. Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011)
11
2
Jeff, Who Lives at Home
R
11
2

This comedy film is about a 30 year old unemployed slacker named Jeff, who is always on the lookout for his destiny in random occurrences. One day, due to a wrong number, he is led on a series of misadventures that might help him find what he is looking for. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Pat
Director:
Mark Duplass, Jay Duplass
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
11. Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story (2004)
11
2
Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brant Sersen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rob Corddry, Paul Scheer, Dannah Feinglass Phirman, Rob Riggle
12. Central Intelligence (2016)
12
2
Central Intelligence
PG-13
12
2

Calvin Joyner, a former star athlete dissatisfied with his work as a forensic accountant, suddenly meets heavily-muscled Bob Stone, who claims to be his former severely-bullied and overweight classmate, and asks him to review some transactions. Following a CIA raid, he learns that Stone is a rouge agent and finds himself entangled in a global multimillion-dollar conspiracy.

As:
Producer
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
13. Cedar Rapids (2011)
11
2
Cedar Rapids
R
11
2

Tim Lippe, a naïve insurance agent with simplistic views of life, is chosen to represent this company at an insurance convention at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, as the company’s star-presenter dies unexpectedly under shady circumstances. But the three veteran conventioneers he meets there – Joan Ostrowski-Fox of Nebraska, his roommates Ronald Wilkes and Dean Zeigler, ‘help’ him change the way he looked at life.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Tim Lippe
Director:
Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sigourney Weaver, John C. Reilly, Anne Heche, Stephen Root
14. Vacation (2015)
12
2
Vacation
R
12
2

Rusty Griswold decides to take a cross-country car trip to Walley World with his family to relive the fond memories of his childhood vacations. Unfortunately, one misadventure after another and many detours turn the trip into a disaster for the Griswolds and anyone who comes in contact with them.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Rusty Griswold
Director:
John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure
15. Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
10
2
Confessions of a Shopaholic
PG
10
2

Rebecca Bloomwood, a New York City journalist, has run considerable debt with her shopping addiction. Though, she aspires to work for fashion magazine ‘Alette', she lands a job with financial magazine ‘Successful Saving'. She falls for her boss, Luke Brandon, and finds success writing under name ‘The girl in green scarf.’ But can she conquer her addiction to save her career and love-life?

As:
Cast
Director:
P.J. Hogan
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Family
16. Someone Marry Barry (2014)
10
2
Someone Marry Barry
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Pearlstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucy Punch, Tyler Labine, Hayes MacArthur, Damon Wayans Jr.
17. The Hangover Part III (2013)
11
3
The Hangover Part III
R
11
3

The final movie of The Hangover trilogy finds the Wolfpack, two years after they escaped disaster in Bangkok. Phil Wenneck and Stu Price soon find themselves in a dangerous and hilarious adventure after they decide to help Alan Garner deal with a personal crisis. Chow returns to cause mayhem as they are hunted by mob boss Marshall. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Stu
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
18. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
11
3
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
PG
11
3

In this second installment in the Night at the Museum series, Larry learns that the exhibits will be moved to the Smithsonian Institution without the Tablet of Ahkmenrah. He soon receives a call for help from Jedediah who, along with his other friends, is under attack from Kahmunrah. Kahmunrah intends to raise an army and conquer the world. Larry now must save his friends.

As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Adventure
19. Semi-Pro (2008)
11
2
Semi-Pro
R
11
2

Jackie Moon, a singer of 1970s, buys an ABA basketball team, Flint Michigan Tropics, with the proceeding from his only hit single. But ABA plans to merge with NBA where only top-4 teams will move; as Tropics is the worst team it is in danger of closing. Jackie, the owner-couch-player of Tropics and his team need to work a miracle and win. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Kent Alterman
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
21. Kevin Hart: What Now? (2016)
10
2
Kevin Hart: What Now?
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bartender
Director:
Tim Story, Leslie Small
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
22. Love the Coopers (2015)
10
2
Love the Coopers
PG-13
10
2

Love the Coopers is a comedy film which revolves around the Cooper family, who along with their extended relatives, are about to have the best Christmas Eve celebration. However, due to unexpected events and visitors, their celebration becomes a total mess.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hank
Director:
Jessie Nelson
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
24. High Road (2011)
10
2
High Road
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Walsh
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lizzy Caplan, Michael Coleman, Andrew Daly, Kathryn Burns, Patrick Daniel
25. Evan Almighty (2007)
9
2
Evan Almighty
PG
9
2

After winning a Congress seat, news anchorman Evan Baxter moves with his family to Northern Virginia. Shockingly, he receives God’s instructions to build an ark to save the life from a forthcoming flood. Though Evan ignores initially, he soon starts getting deliveries of tools, materials and pairs of all sorts of animals, and also finds himself turning slowly into Noah.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
27. The Smell of Success (2009)
9
2
The Smell of Success
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Chet Pigford
Director:
Michael Polish
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kyle MacLachlan, Billy Bob Thornton, Téa Leoni, Mark Polish
28. Coffee & Kareem (2020)
9
2
Coffee & Kareem
TV-MA
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Coffee
Director:
Michael Dowse
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Taraji P. Henson, RonReaco Lee, Betty Gilpin, Terrence Little Gardenhigh
29. Meet Dave (2008)
8
2
Meet Dave
PG
8
2

A human-shaped spaceship lands on Earth, but the aliens find themselves in trouble, when the captain of the spaceship is attracted to a woman from Earth named Gina. 

As:
Cast
Role:
No. 2 - 2nd In Command
Director:
Brian Robbins
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Adventure, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
30. Corporate Animals (2019)
7
1
Corporate Animals
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Brandon
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
32. Zombie-American (2005)
13
3
Zombie-American
13
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Glen the Zombie
Director:
Nick Poppy
Genres:
Short, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anne Harris, Seth Poppy
33. Bluegrass Diva (2011)
11
2
Bluegrass Diva
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Ryan Perez, Charles Ingram
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Noam Pikelny, Gabe Witcher, Chris Thile
35. The Clapper (2017)
9
2
The Clapper
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Eddie Krumble
Director:
Dito Montiel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Amanda Seyfried, Tracy Morgan, Alan Thicke, Leah Remini, Brenda Vaccaro, James Ransone
36. I Do... Until I Don't (2017)
8
2
I Do... Until I Don't
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Noah
Director:
Lake Bell
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary Steenburgen, Amber Heard, Paul Reiser, Lake Bell
37. The Bluegrass Brainwash Conspiracy (2012)
7
1
The Bluegrass Brainwash Conspiracy
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Will Forte, John Hawkes, Angela Kinsey, Josh Fadem
38. Lies and the Wives We Tell Them To (2005)
11
2
Lies and the Wives We Tell Them To
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Halvorson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kyle Chandler, Jeremy Garrett, Rob Reinis, Susan Lay
39. Indecision 2004: Midway to the Election Spectacular (2004)
9
2
Indecision 2004: Midway to the Election Spectacular
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Correspondent
Director:
Chuck O'Neil
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, Rob Corddry, Samantha Bee
40. I'm a Correspondent, Please Don't Fire Me (2003)
9
2
I'm a Correspondent, Please Don't Fire Me
9
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Chuck O'Neil
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
41. Who Are the Daily Show? (2003)
8
2
Who Are the Daily Show?
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, Rob Corddry, Samantha Bee
42. Iraq: A Look Baq (Or, How We Learned to Stop Reporting and Love the War) (2003)
7
1
Iraq: A Look Baq (Or, How We Learned to Stop Reporting and Love the War)
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Correspondent
Director:
Chuck O'Neil
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:

Animation(s)

Samurai Love God (2006)
Samurai Love God
As:
Cast
Role:
Samurai Love God (3 episodes, 2006)
Director:
Tom Akel, Amer Kokh
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Nick Kroll, Christian Finnegan, Tom Akel, Rachel Feinstein
Mune, le gardien de la lune (2014)
Mune, le gardien de la lune
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Benoît Philippon, Alexandre Heboyan
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Christian Slater, Patton Oswalt, Omar Sy, Benoît Allemane, Izïa Higelin
Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)
Monsters vs. Aliens
PG
Plot:

Far away in space, an unknown planet explodes sending a meteorite towards earth which strikes a bride just before her wedding ceremony. Her appearance changes, the authorities take charge of her and soon she finds herself in a secret facility with monsters of all shapes and sizes.

As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Letterman, Conrad Vernon
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action
The Lorax (2012)
The Lorax
PG
Plot:

In this feel good film, based on Dr. Seuss’s book, a twelve year old boy Ted has a tough task at hand. Audrey, his crush, desires to see a real living tree but Thneedville – the town they stay in – has nothing like nature. Even air is sold. Still Ted sets out to fulfil her wish and learns the story of Once-ler who once cut down all trees for profit and Lorax, the guardian of the trees.

As:
Cast
Role:
The Once-ler (voice)
Director:
Kyle Balda, Chris Renaud
Genres:
Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017)
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
TV-G
Plot:

This animated action comedy film tells the story of two naughty pranksters named George and Harold who hypnotizes their principal into thinking that he is a superhero named Captain Underpants.

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Underpants / Mr. Krupp (voice)
Director:
David Soren
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation, Action
Star Cast:
Nick Kroll, Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Jordan Peele
Sunday Pants (2005)
Sunday Pants
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Donald Sutherland, Tom Kenny, H. Jon Benjamin, Nick Balaban
Wagon Ho! (2012)
Wagon Ho!
As:
Cast
Role:
Once-ler (voice)
Director:
Kyle Balda
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Short, Adventure
Star Cast:
Chris Renaud
Forces of Nature (2012)
Forces of Nature
As:
Cast
Role:
Once-ler (voice)
Director:
Kyle Balda
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Short, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Danny DeVito, Chris Renaud

TV Shows and Videos

Red Carpet Report (2009)
Red Carpet Report
As:
Cast
Director:
JD Piché
Genres:
Talk-Show, News, Short
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Kevin Hart, John de Lancie, Kristyn Burtt, Denise Salcedo, Jeff Rago
The Office: Blackmail (2009)
The Office: Blackmail
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Bernard (3 episodes, 2009)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mindy Kaling, Paul Lieberstein, Oscar Nuñez, Angela Kinsey
The Office: The Outburst (2008)
The Office: The Outburst
As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Bernard (4 episodes, 2008)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mindy Kaling, Paul Lieberstein, Oscar Nuñez, Brian Baumgartner
The Office: Subtle Sexuality (2009)
The Office: Subtle Sexuality
As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Bernard (2 episodes, 2009)
Director:
Mindy Kaling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Back on Topps (2008)
Back on Topps
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Phil LaMarr, Brian Huskey, Frank Bettag, Christopher Duva
The Office: The Girl Next Door (2011)
The Office: The Girl Next Door
As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Bernard (2 episodes, 2011)
Director:
Mindy Kaling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ellie Kemper, Mindy Kaling, Brian Baumgartner, B.J. Novak
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know (2016)
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know
As:
Cast
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Short, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Vince Vaughn, Sarah Silverman, Sabrine Ferretti, Amanda Cerny
The Fake News with Ted Nelms (2017)
The Fake News with Ted Nelms
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Charlie Shelton / ... (1 episode, 2017)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Terrence Beasor, Andy Blitz, Dan Ahdoot, Alex Ball