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List of Ellie Kemper Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. 21 Jump Street (2012)
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16
21 Jump Street
R
41
16

Based on a 1980s television show of the same name, 21 Jump Street sees two cops who were former classmates return to their high school in order to contain a synthetic drug outbreak. Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum’s impressive performances as undercover high school students has hilarious antics and plenty of laughs.

Directed By:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
3. Bridesmaids (2011)
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11
Bridesmaids
R
22
11

Annie’s life is in a mess – her bakery business has failed, her boyfriend has left her and she has to share her room with two not so likeable people. So when her best friend Lillian invites her to be the maid of honour at her wedding, she is happy. But then, she has a rival in the affluent and beautiful Helen who too considers Lillian as her BFF.          

Directed By:
Paul Feig
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Gut-Wrenching Performance
4. Mystery Team (2009)
7
3
Mystery Team
R
7
3

Mystery Team is a comedy crime film which tells the story of three best friends Jason, Charlie and Duncan, who have been solving crimes since childhood. The three young men get the chance of a lifetime when they are hired by a local woman to find the one who kiled her father.

Starring:
Donald Glover, D.C. Pierson, Dominic Dierkes, Aubrey Plaza
Directed By:
Dan Eckman
5. Get Him to the Greek (2010)
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9
Get Him to the Greek
R
15
9

Aaron Green, an employee of a record company facing recession, is given an assignment of escorting rock-star Aldous Snow from London to L.A.’s Greek Theater for a comeback concert. Green has only 72 hours to get the rock-legend, who has slipped back into drugs and wild ways after personal and professional crisis. How does Green achieve this to save his career?

Directed By:
Nicholas Stoller
6. Somewhere (2010)
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5
Somewhere
R
8
5

The film focuses on the life of a famous star, who in spite of money and fame suffers from existential crisis. Emotionally empty, he unsuccessfully tries to find fulfillment by various means until his ex-wife leaves their 11 years old daughter with him. Spending time together, they soon develop a bond and he starts re-examining his life.  

Starring:
Alden Ehrenreich, Elle Fanning, Benicio Del Toro, Chris Pontius, Stephen Dorff, Erin Wasson
Directed By:
7. Laggies (2014)
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6
Laggies
R
9
6

Megan, 28, has a good life and steady boyfriend Anthony; but feels she is stuck with the same life and people since high school. When Anthony proposes unexpectedly, unsure, she flees and befriends teenager Annika and her friends. Making an excuse to Anthony about attending a seminar, she spends a week at the house Annika shares with her cynical single father, Craig. 

Role:
Allison
Starring:
Sam Rockwell, Keira Knightley, Rocki DuCharme, Sara Lynne Wright, Larissa Schmitz
Directed By:
Lynn Shelton
9. Sex Tape (2014)
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8
Sex Tape
R
8
8

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. 

Role:
Tess
Starring:
Cameron Diaz, Kumail Nanjiani, Rob Lowe, Jack Black, Rob Corddry, Jason Segel
Directed By:
Jake Kasdan
11. Home Sweet Home Alone (2021)
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3
Home Sweet Home Alone
UA 7+
2
3

Max is a mischievous but resourceful young boy, who is left alone after his parents decide to go on a vacation to Japan without him. Things get complicated when a couple tries to break into Max’s home, as their eyes are set on a precious heirloom. Now it is up to Max to do whatever he can to protect the heirloom, and keep the intruders out.

Role:
Pam McKenzie
Starring:
Aisling Bea, Kenan Thompson
12. Blind Date (2007)
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3
Blind Date
7
3
Role:
Woman on Date
Starring:
Chris M. Cooper, David Hale, Greg Tuculescu
Directed By:
Sherng-Lee Huang
13. Redeeming Rainbow (2007)
7
3
Redeeming Rainbow
7
3
Role:
Shelly
Starring:
Pat Byrne, Dan McNamara, Kurt Braunohler, Chris Caniglia
Directed By:
Pat Byrne, Dan McNamara
14. Critical Hit! (2007)
7
3
Critical Hit!
7
3
Starring:
Jackie Clarke, Matt DeCoster, Mo Fathelbab, Phil Feldman
Directed By:
Kirk Damato
15. The Nobodies (2014)
7
3
The Nobodies
7
3
Starring:
Tony Hale, Jim Gaffigan, Tommy Dewey, Sutton Foster
Directed By:
Greg Bratman, Dusty Brown
16. Craigslist Missed Connection (2009)
7
3
Craigslist Missed Connection
7
3
Starring:
Doug Mand, Dan Gregor
Directed By:
Ben Weinstein
17. Brenda Forever (2013)
6
3
Brenda Forever
6
3
Role:
Brenda Miller
Starring:
Ken Marino, James Lesure, Stephnie Weir, Lindsey Kraft
Directed By:
David Wain
18. Cayman Went (2009)
4
4
Cayman Went
PG
4
4
Starring:
Jeffrey DeMunn, Michael Lombardi, Susan Misner, John Mainieri
Directed By:
Bobby Sheehan

Animation Movies

The Flaming C
8
2
The Flaming C
8
2
Role:
Rachel the Intern
Starring:
Steven Alexander Wright, Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Steven Wright, Jon Glaser
We Bare Bears
9
2
We Bare Bears
TV-Y7
9
2
Starring:
Tom Kenny, Malcolm McDowell, Patton Oswalt, Margarita Levieva, Demetri Martin, Lou Ferrigno, Felicia Day
Directed By:
Manny Hernandez
Robot Chicken
11
3
Robot Chicken
TV-MA
11
3
Starring:
James Marsden, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Josh Groban, Sam Elliott, Wayne Brady, Simon Pegg, Rachael Leigh Cook
Directed By:
American Dad!
18
6
American Dad!
TV-14
18
6
Starring:
Bobby Cannavale, Johnny Galecki, Missi Pyle, Jean Smart, Ted Danson, DJ Qualls, Laurie Metcalf
Directed By:
The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)
19
7
The LEGO Batman Movie
PG
19
7

The movie set in DCs Lego Universe sees Batman trying to thwart his arch-nemesis Joker’s latest plans to destroy Gotham. When the Joker gets his hand on the Phantom Zone projector and recruits all the iconic villains from movies, Batman is forced to team up to stop the Joker. 

Role:
Phyllis (voice)
Starring:
Will Arnett, Zoë Kravitz, Ralph Fiennes, Seth Green, Michael Cera, Eddie Izzard, Rosario Dawson
Directed By:
Chris McKay
Animals.
7
3
Animals.
7
3
Starring:
Dan Harmon, Molly Shannon, Chelsea Peretti, Judy Greer, Emilia Clarke, Nathan Fielder, January Jones
Directed By:
Mike Luciano, Phil Matarese, Dominic Polcino, Wesley Archer
All Hail King Julien
6
3
All Hail King Julien
TV-Y7
6
3
Starring:
Andy Richter, Jeff Bennett, Debra Wilson, Kevin Michael Richardson,
Directed By:
Matt Engstrom, James Wootton, Stephen Heneveld, Christo Stamboliev, Emmanuel Deligiannis
Sofia the First
6
3
Sofia the First
TV-Y
6
3
Starring:
Corey Burton, Jim Cummings, Isla Fisher, Alan Ruck, Vivica A. Fox, Megan Mullally, Florence Henderson
Directed By:
Jamie Mitchell, Larry Leichliter, Mircea Mantta
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
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11
The Secret Life of Pets
PG
20
11

A spoilt Jack Russel Terrier named Max finds himself in trouble because of the cat Ozone, when he tries to get rid of Max, his owner’s new dog. When they are rescued on their way to the pound by the leader of abandoned pets, a rabbit named Snowball, they must find a way back to their home. 

Role:
Katie (voice)
Starring:
Louis C.K., Tara Strong, Kevin Hart, Albert Brooks, Steve Coogan, Dana Carvey, Jaime Camil
Directed By:
Yarrow Cheney, Chris Renaud
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
10
5
The Secret Life of Pets 2
PG
10
5

At a farm, Max meets the sheepdog Rooster who encourages him to overcome his fears. Meanwhile, Snowball the Rabbit, unites with a dog Daisy to rescue a White tiger cub whom she had met on a flight back home.

Role:
Katie (voice)
Starring:
Harrison Ford, Dana Carvey, Nick Kroll, Kevin Hart, Patton Oswalt
Directed By:
Chris Renaud, Jonathan del Val
TripTank
5
3
TripTank
TV-MA
5
3
Starring:
Jason Mewes, Brittany Snow, Margaret Cho, Ne-Yo, Alanna Ubach, Cheryl Hines, David Cross
Directed By:
Tom Gianas, Mike Rauch, Tim Rauch, Chris Osbrink, Mike Roberts
Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)
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4
Smurfs: The Lost Village
PG
6
4

Smurfs: The Lost Village is an animated adventure comedy film which tells the story of a group of friends who search for a lost village, in the Forbidden Forest, with the help of a mysterious map. When Gargamel, an evil wizard, comes to know about it, he thinks of a plan to stop them.

Role:
SmurfBlossom (voice)
Starring:
Joe Manganiello, Gabriel Iglesias, Demi Lovato, Ariel Winter, Michelle Rodriguez, Mandy Patinkin, Rainn Wilson
Directed By:
Kelly Asbury

TV Shows

Julie's Greenroom
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2
Julie's Greenroom
8
2
Starring:
Julie Andrews, Carol Burnett, Alec Baldwin, Chris Colfer, Idina Menzel, Josh Groban, Giullian Yao Gioiello
Directed By:
Joey Mazzarino
Conan
11
3
Conan
TV-14
11
3
Starring:
Aisha Tyler, Will Forte, Will Ferrell, Jeff Goldblum, Paul Walker, Bruce Greenwood, John Mulaney
Drunk History
9
2
Drunk History
TV-14
9
2
Starring:
Elizabeth Olsen, Ronda Rousey, Stephen Merchant, Courteney Cox, Josh Hartnett, Alfred Molina, Jason Schwartzman
Directed By:
Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters
Important Things with Demetri Martin
8
2
Important Things with Demetri Martin
8
2
Starring:
John Oliver, Nathan Fielder, David Cross, Demetri Martin, John Mulaney, H. Jon Benjamin
Directed By:
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
15
5
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
TV-14
15
5
Role:
Kimmy Schmidt
Starring:
Darrell Hammond, Laura Dern, Kelsey Grammer, Joshua Jackson, Tina Fey, Patrick Stewart, Richard Belzer
Directed By:
The Mindy Project
10
4
The Mindy Project
TV-14
10
4
Starring:
Greta Gerwig, Kunal Nayyar, James Franco, Ken Burns, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Laverne Cox, Jussie Smollett
Directed By:
The Office: Subtle Sexuality
7
2
The Office: Subtle Sexuality
7
2
Role:
Erin Hannon
Starring:
Mindy Kaling, Ed Helms, B.J. Novak
Directed By:
NTSF:SD:SUV
7
3
NTSF:SD:SUV
7
3
Starring:
Kelly Brook, Eliza Dushku, Steven Yeun, Hal Linden, Karen Gillan, Natasha Lyonne, Brie Larson
Directed By:
Ryan McFaul, Eric Appel, Paul Scheer, Alex Fernie, Curtis Gwinn
Sexual Intercourse: American Style
7
2
Sexual Intercourse: American Style
7
2
Starring:
Will Hines, Julie Klausner, Matthieu Cornillon, Eliza Skinner
Directed By:
Mitch Magee
The Office: The 3rd Floor
6
3
The Office: The 3rd Floor
6
3
Role:
Kelly Erin Hannon
Starring:
Mindy Kaling, Brian Baumgartner, B.J. Novak, Kate Flannery
Directed By:
The Office: The Mentor
6
3
The Office: The Mentor
6
3
Role:
Kelly Erin Hannon
Starring:
Mindy Kaling, Angela Kinsey, B.J. Novak
Directed By:
Kelly Cantley-Kashima
The Office: The Girl Next Door
6
3
The Office: The Girl Next Door
6
3
Role:
Kelly Erin Hannon
Starring:
Mindy Kaling, Ed Helms, Brian Baumgartner, B.J. Novak
Directed By:
Blowjob Girl (2007)
6
3
Blowjob Girl
6
3
Starring:
D.C. Pierson
Directed By:
Dan Eckman
UCB Comedy Originals
5
3
UCB Comedy Originals
5
3
Starring:
Amy Poehler, Billy Zane, Fred Willard, Rosa Salazar, Kate McKinnon, Ken Jeong, Tina Fey
Directed By:
Will Hines, Todd G. Bieber, Neil Casey, Trevor Williams, Matt Walsh
Home for Actresses (2011)
4
3
Home for Actresses
4
3
Starring:
Lizzy Caplan, Megan Mullally, Lake Bell, Aubrey Plaza
Directed By:
Seth Morris
Raaaaaaaandy!
3
3
Raaaaaaaandy!
3
3
Starring:
Aziz Ansari, Brandon Johnson
Directed By:
Jason Woliner

Special Appearance/Cameo

Identity Thief (2013)
9
6
Identity Thief
R
9
6

Identity Thief is a comedy film that revolves around a gullible accountant who is about to lose his job when a con woman steals his identity. Starring Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy, it sees the accountant hunting down the identity thief and the duo embarking on a cross-country road trip as they try to evade bounty hunters.

Role:
Truck-Stop Server (uncredited)
Starring:
Jason Bateman, Jonathan Banks, Jon Favreau, Melissa McCarthy, Amanda Peet, Melissa McCarthy
Directed By:
Seth Gordon

Ellie Kemper Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
Bridesmaids Best Gut-Wrenching Performance 2012