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List of Tyler Perry Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Gone Girl (2014)
57
6
Gone Girl
R
57
6

Gillian Flynn’s novel of the same name is the basis of this David Fincher’s Psychological thriller. Nick Dunne becomes the prime suspect when, on their fifth marriage anniversary, his wife Amy goes missing. His portrayal of happy married life falls apart with growing media attention and police pressure.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tanner Bolt
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
2. Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
105
6
Why Did I Get Married?
PG-13
105
6

Why Did I Get Married? is a comedy drama film which tells the story of four married couples, who take a vacation where they need to ask themselves the reason behind the marriage. Things get complicated when a gorgeous woman enters the scene.  

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Terry
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Jai White, Jill Scott, Janet Jackson, Sharon Leal, Malik Yoba
3. Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005)
101
3
Diary of a Mad Black Woman
PG-13
101
3

Diary of a Mad Black Woman is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of Helen, who is divorced by her husband for another woman, although they were together for eighteen years. Heartbroken, she decides to move in with her grandmother, hoping this will help her overcome the trauma.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Madea / Brian / Joe
Director:
Darren Grant
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Shemar Moore, Cicely Tyson, Kimberly Elise, Steve Harris
4. Good Deeds (2012)
98
2
Good Deeds
PG-13
98
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Wesley Deeds
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Thandie Newton, Gabrielle Union, Brian White, Eddie Cibrian
5. Precious (2009)
61
6
Precious
R
61
6

16 years old Precious from Harlem is a victim of sexual and verbal abuse and is pregnant for the second time after being raped by her own father. Precious starts turning her life around after she joins an alternative school, under the guidance of teacher Blu Rain and social worker Ms. Weiss. 

As:
Producer
Director:
Lee Daniels
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gabourey Sidibe, Mariah Carey, Paula Patton, Mo'Nique, Lenny Kravitz
6. The Family That Preys (2008)
95
4
The Family That Preys
PG-13
95
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Taraji P. Henson, Kathy Bates, Alfre Woodard, Cole Hauser
7. Daddy's Little Girls (2007)
91
5
Daddy's Little Girls
PG-13
91
5
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
China Anne McClain, Tracee Ellis Ross, Idris Elba, Gabrielle Union, Louis Gossett Jr., Tasha Smith
8. Acrimony (2018)
77
1
Acrimony
R
77
1
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Taraji P. Henson, Danielle Nicolet, Lyriq Bent, Crystle Stewart, Jazmyn Simon
9. Star Trek (2009)
33
7
Star Trek
PG-13
33
7

The eleventh film in the Star Trek film franchise, it follows the rebellious James T. Kirk and Spock on board the newly commissioned USS Enterprise, as they attempt to prevent a Romulan—Nero—from future from creating black holes and destroying the United Federation of Planets.

As:
Cast
Director:
J.J. Abrams
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
10. For Colored Girls (2010)
65
6
For Colored Girls
R
65
6

A group of black women, residing in a Harlem apartment building in New York go through heartbreak, personal crises and other challenges. Crystal, Jo and Juanita are bound together by their experiences in life, as they try to get over an abused lover, a secret double life and love-life balance respectively.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Kerry Washington, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Loretta Devine
11. Madea's Family Reunion (2006)
80
5
Madea's Family Reunion
PG-13
80
5

Madea is a busy grandma with a number of responsibilities on her shoulders. She has to host a reunion, and has to take care of a rebellious teenager  Nikki, whose responsibility has been given to her recently by the court . There is so much on her plate. Will she nail it?

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Brian / Joe
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Keke Palmer, Boris Kodjoe, China Anne McClain, Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood, Lynn Whitfield
12. Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
83
9
Why Did I Get Married Too?
PG-13
83
9

A comedy-drama film about four couples who get together in the Bahamas for a vacation to reflect on their married lives.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Terry
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
13. Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)
68
5
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor
PG-13
68
5

After being attracted to one of her clients, Judith gets involved in a physical relationship with him. However, the course of her life is altered after she realizes that she has been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Kim Kardashian West, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Lance Gross, Vanessa Williams, Robbie Jones
14. A Fall from Grace (2020)
50
3
A Fall from Grace
TV-MA
50
3

A Fall from Grace is a suspense drama film which revolves around a public defender named Jasmine who is assigned by her boss to defend a woman named Grace, who has been accused of murdering her husband. Although Grace insists that she is guilty, it seems to Jasmine that things are a lot more complicated than they seem.  

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Rory
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Cicely Tyson, Crystal R. Fox, Phylicia Rashad, Mehcad Brooks
15. The Single Moms Club (2014)
61
6
The Single Moms Club
PG-13
61
6
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Amy Smart, Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ryan Eggold
17. A Madea Christmas (2013)
62
4
A Madea Christmas
PG-13
62
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Larry the Cable Guy, Chad Michael Murray, Anna Maria Horsford, Tika Sumpter, Eric Lively
18. Madea's Witness Protection (2012)
67
12
Madea's Witness Protection
PG-13
67
12

Madea’s Witness Protection is a crime drama comedy film which tells the story of a nerdy CFO named George, whose life takes a turn after he is informed that his company is actually a Ponzi scheme run by the mafia. His boss Walter puts the blame on George for spearheading the scheme and disappears. Along with his family, George is put in a witness protection program by the FBI, but George is unable to adjust to the new surroundings.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe / Brian
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime
19. Brain on Fire (2016)
29
9
Brain on Fire
PG-13
29
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard
Director:
Gerard Barrett
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Carrie-Anne Moss, Chloë Grace Moretz, Thomas Mann, Richard Armitage
20. Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)
59
2
Madea's Big Happy Family
PG-13
59
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe / Tyler Perry
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Loretta Devine, Isaiah Mustafa, Cassi Davis, Shannon Kane
21. Alex Cross (2012)
53
7
Alex Cross
PG-13
53
7

Detroit detective and psychologist Alex Cross is pitted against Picasso, a brutal serial killer who targets wealthy and tortures before killing them. As Cross foils some of his murderous attempts, Picasso gets back by first killing rookie Monica Ashe and then Cross’s pregnant wife, Maria. Now it’s a personal vendetta for Cross to nail Picasso and find out who is behind him. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Cross
Director:
Rob Cohen
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Jean Reno, Yara Shahidi, Cicely Tyson, Edward Burns, Carmen Ejogo
22. Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
65
4
Madea Goes to Jail
PG-13
65
4

Her antics and her bad temper eventually lead Madea to jail. At prison, she soon meets another younger woman named Candace, who is a prostitute and a former drug addict.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe / Brian
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Harvey, Viola Davis, Joy Behar, Phil McGraw, Whoopi Goldberg, Derek Luke, Keshia Knight Pulliam
23. I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)
64
1
I Can Do Bad All by Myself
PG-13
64
1

Madea catches Jennifer and her two brothers raiding her home. However, she feels sorry for the kids and their troubles after hearing their stories. She learns that after their grandmother passed away few days ago, their only relative left is April, a self-centered and alcoholic singer, who is living with her abusive boyfriend.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Taraji P. Henson, Brian White, Adam Rodriguez, Hope Olaide Wilson
24. Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)
52
6
Boo! A Madea Halloween
PG-13
52
6
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe / Brian
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Bella Thorne, Patrice Lovely, Cassi Davis, Yousef Erakat
25. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)
19
4
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
PG-13
19
4

The Ninja Turtles, living in the shadows, are informed by April O’Neil that scientist Baxter Stockman, who works for Shredder, plans to free him, Bebop and Rock-Steady, while being taken to another prison. The Turtles try to stop; however, while being teleported Shredder lands in another dimension and meets evil alien Krang. Together, they pose a threat for the Turtles and the world. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Dave Green
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Comedy
27. Meet the Browns (2008)
58
8
Meet the Browns
PG-13
58
8
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Angela Bassett, Rick Fox, Tamela J. Mann, David Mann, Lance Gross
28. Tyler Perry's a Madea Family Funeral (2018)
31
2
Tyler Perry's a Madea Family Funeral
PG-13
31
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Otunga, Cassi Davis, Ciera Payton, Mike Tyson
30. Boo 2! A Madea Halloween (2017)
32
4
Boo 2! A Madea Halloween
PG-13
32
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Joe / Brian
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely, Diamond White, Yousef Erakat
31. Tyler Perry's: Madea on the Run (2017)
38
5
Tyler Perry's: Madea on the Run
38
5
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Rhonda Davis, Tony Hightower, Maurice Lauchner
32. Madea's Tough Love (2015)
33
6
Madea's Tough Love
PG
33
6
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer, Voiceover
Role:
Madea / Joe / Brian
Director:
Frank Marino
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Avery Kidd Waddell, Cassi Davis, Rolonda Watts, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez
33. Madea Gets a Job (2013)
37
5
Madea Gets a Job
37
5
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chandra Currelley-Young, Melonie Daniels, Tamar Davis, Stephanie Ferret
34. Madea's Neighbors from Hell (2014)
31
4
Madea's Neighbors from Hell
31
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Rhonda Davis, Jayna Brown, Kimani Jackson
35. Aunt Bam's Place (2012)
26
4
Aunt Bam's Place
26
4
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Star Cast:
Taral Hicks, Cassi Davis, Maurice Lauchner, Melonie Daniels, Paris Bennett
36. Season of Death: Chasing the American Dream (2011)
17
4
Season of Death: Chasing the American Dream
17
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Angi Bones, Isaias Castañeda
Genres:
Documentary

TV Movie(s)

1. The Passion (2016)
13
1
The Passion
TV-PG
13
1
As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
Narrator
Director:
David Grifhorst, Robert Deaton
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Trisha Yearwood, Jencarlos Canela, Chris Daughtry, Prince Royce, Seal

Animation(s)

PAW Patrol: The Movie (2021)
PAW Patrol: The Movie
G
Plot:

PAW Patrol: The Movie is an animated fantasy comedy adventure film which tells the story of Ryder, and his team of intelligent puppies, who set out on a mission to stop Mayor Humdinger of Adventure City who wants to turn his city into a state of chaos.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Gus
Genres:
Animation,Adventure,Comedy,Family,Fantasy

TV Shows and Videos

The Haves and the Have Nots (2013)
The Haves and the Have Nots
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
David Otunga, John Schneider, Tika Sumpter, Aaron O'Connell, Crystal R. Fox, Angela Robinson
If Loving You Is Wrong (2014)
If Loving You Is Wrong
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Edwina Findley Dickerson, Heather Hemmens, Aiden Turner, Joel Rush, Ryan Haake
Madea Goes to Jail (2006)
Madea Goes to Jail
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Cheryl Pepsii Riley, LaVan Davis, Chantell D. Christopher
Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned (2014)
Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Patrice Lovely, Cheryl Pepsii Riley, Olrick Johnson
The Paynes (2018)
The Paynes
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
China Anne McClain, Jackée Harry, Allen Payne, Cassi Davis, LaVan Davis
Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2002)
Diary of a Mad Black Woman
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tamela J. Mann, Curtis Blake, Marva King, Ty London
Madea's Big Happy Family (2010)
Madea's Big Happy Family
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Chandra Currelley-Young, Cheryl Pepsii Riley, Palmer Williams Jr.
The Haves and the Have Nots (2013)
The Haves and the Have Nots
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Terri Abney, Pat Asanti, Marcus Chase, Patrick H. Fox, Julie Guevara
I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2002)
I Can Do Bad All by Myself
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Mable 'Madea' Simmons
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tamela J. Mann, David Mann, Tyga Graham, Kisha Grandy
For Better or Worse (2011)
For Better or Worse
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry, Mark E. Swinton
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Arielle Vandenberg, Michael Jai White, Cocoa Brown, Kent Faulcon, Brad James, Jason Olive
Madea's Family Reunion (2002)
Madea's Family Reunion
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Mable "Madea" Simmons
Director:
Tyler Perry, Elvin Ross
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Isaac Carree, Sonya T. Evans, D'Atra Hicks, Gary Jenkins
A Madea Christmas (2011)
A Madea Christmas
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Cassi Davis, Chandra Currelley-Young, Tamar Davis, Tony Grant
Love Thy Neighbor (2013)
Love Thy Neighbor
TV-PG
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Jonathan Chase
Madea's Class Reunion (2003)
Madea's Class Reunion
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Madea / Dr. Willy Leroy Jones
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chandra Currelley-Young, Chantell D. Christopher, Terrell Carter, D'Wayne Gardner
What's Done in the Dark (2008)
What's Done in the Dark
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chandra Currelley-Young, Chantell D. Christopher, Terrell Carter, Matisha Baldwin, Ryan Gentles
Byreeen: The Baby Mama from Hell (2011)
Byreeen: The Baby Mama from Hell
As:
Cast
Role:
Madea
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Why Did I Get Married? (2006)
Why Did I Get Married?
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Tony Grant, Cheryl Pepsii Riley, LaVan Davis, Cordell Moore, Donna Stewart
Laugh to Keep from Crying (2011)
Laugh to Keep from Crying
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chandra Currelley-Young, Tamar Davis, Stephanie Ferrett, D'Atra Hicks, Celestino Cornielle
Ties That Bind (2011)
Ties That Bind
As:
Cast
Genres:
Short, Comedy
The Tyler Perry Show (2009)
The Tyler Perry Show
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Michael McNamara, Tom Williams
Genres:
Talk-Show
Star Cast:
Tre Williamson
Meet the Browns (2004)
Meet the Browns
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tamela J. Mann, David Mann, Terrell Carter, Trina Braxton, Nicci Gilbert
Sit Down with the Stars (2014)
Sit Down with the Stars
As:
Cast
Director:
Ariel Brioggi
Genres:
News
Star Cast:
Will Arnett, Bette Bentley
I Don't Want to Do Wrong (2012)
I Don't Want to Do Wrong
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Patrice Lovely, Palmer Williams Jr., Alexis Jones