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List of Garry Shandling Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Garry Shandling: Alone in Vegas (1984)
14
3
Garry Shandling: Alone in Vegas
14
3
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Zane Buzby, Joe Behar, Susan Dear, Myles Beyond
Directed By:
William Dear
2. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
13
2
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
PG-13
13
2

Waking from decades of suspended animation, Steve Rogers is getting accustomed to modern life when he faces a new threat after the mysterious Winter Soldier kills Nick Fury and the compromised S.H.I.E.L.D. high command brands Steve a fugitive. He must expose a deadly conspiracy with the help of the Black Widow and his new friend, the Falcon.

Directed By:
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
3. The Jungle Book (2016)
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2
The Jungle Book
PG
11
2

After the fearsome tiger Shere Khan learns about his existence, Mowgli—a young human child raised by a pack of wolves—is reluctantly convinced to leave the jungle escorted by his mentor Bagheera, a black panther, and Baloo, a high-spirited bear. Along the way, he learns about his past and meets several other animals, both benign and gruesome.

Directed By:
5. Zoolander (2001)
10
2
Zoolander
R
10
2

Dimwitted Derek Zoolander is devastated after he fails to win the top male fashion model honor and is disowned by his family for being unable to assist his father and brothers in the coal mines. Fashion mogul Jacobim Mugatu gives him a new lease of life, but is actually planning to brainwash him into assassinating Malaysia's Prime Minister.

Directed By:
6. The Dictator (2012)
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2
The Dictator
R
10
2

Admiral-General Haffaz Aladeen, the universally-hated despotic ruler of the fictional oil-rich nation Wadiya, goes to New York to address concerns about the country's nuclear program at UN Security Council. The dictator flees from an assassination attempt, but with his iconic beard shaved, he struggles to survive in a community built by people he had ordered to be executed.

Directed By:
Larry Charles
7. Run Ronnie Run (2002)
10
2
Run Ronnie Run
R
10
2

Ronnie is a petty criminal who has a knack for getting arrested. Things take a turn for him when one of his crimes are caught on tape, and noticed by TV producer Terry Twillstein. After noticing Dobb’s popularity with viewers, he gets inspired to create a show entitled ‘Ronnie Dobbs Gets Arrested’, where Ronnie will be shown arrested in a different city every week. The show manages to be a big hit within a short time. 

Directed By:
Troy Miller
10. Hurlyburly (1998)
9
2
Hurlyburly
R
9
2

Eddie is a young man who is living a confused and reckless life, along with his group of friends, having equally problematic lives. They are also addicted to drugs and alcohol. Things get interesting when another friend named Artie arrives with a date.  

Role:
Artie
Directed By:
Anthony Drazan
11. Trust the Man (2005)
9
2
Trust the Man
R
9
2

Rebecca is an actress living in New York who is shattered to learn that her marriage with Tom is falling apart. Meanwhile, Tom is upset because he was forced to give up his lucrative job to care for their young daughter. Eventually, this leads him to having an affair with a divorced mother.

Starring:
Eva Mendes, David Duchovny, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Billy Crudup, Julianne Moore, Dagmara Dominczyk, Sascha Gillen
Directed By:
Bart Freundlich
12. What Planet Are You From? (2000)
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2
What Planet Are You From?
R
11
2

This science fiction comedy film tells the story of Harold, an extraterrestrial, whose planet plans to take over Earth. He is sent on a mission to earth as a human clone, with the goal to impregnate a human being and take the child back to his planet. However, things get complicated when Harold ends up falling in love.

Role:
Harold Anderson
Starring:
Greg Kinnear, Jane Lynch, Ann Cusack, Judy Greer, Sarah Silverman, John Goodman, Ben Kingsley
Directed By:
13. Doctor Dolittle (1998)
8
2
Doctor Dolittle
PG-13
8
2

Dr. Doolittle, a noted surgeon, hits his head on the windshield while swerving his car to avoid running over a dog. It triggers in him a long dormant gift, enabling him to understand what animals and birds are saying and communicate with them. Although initially skeptical, he finally learns to appreciate his gifts and starts treating both animals and humans. 

Starring:
Eddie Murphy, Gilbert Gottfried, John Leguizamo, Norm MacDonald, Chris Rock, Jeffrey Tambor, Ossie Davis
Directed By:
Betty Thomas
14. Mixed Nuts (1994)
8
2
Mixed Nuts
PG-13
8
2

Philip is the head of a suicide prevention hotline named ‘Lifesavers’. His life gets complicated after he receives an eviction notice from his landlord, as he has been unable to pay his rent for months. In addition to his, he is also having a problem with his neurotic colleague, Mrs. Blanche. Philip tries to convince his girlfriend Susan, who is a loan officer to try to get him a small loan, but she refuses and breaks up with him after telling him that she is dating someone else.

Starring:
Juliette Lewis, Haley Joel Osment, Joely Fisher, Parker Posey, Steve Martin, Adam Sandler, Steven Alexander Wright
Directed By:
Nora Ephron
15. Town & Country (2001)
7
1
Town & Country
R
7
1

Porter Stoddard is a prosperous architect who owns multiple homes in New York. His wife Ellie is also equally successful, as an interior designer, but she has been having an affair with Alex, a young cellist.

Role:
Griffin
Starring:
Andie MacDowell, Diane Keaton, Josh Hartnett, Nastassja Kinski, Goldie Hawn, Charlton Heston, Warren Beatty
Directed By:
Peter Chelsom
16. Garry Shandling: Stand-Up (1991)
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2
Garry Shandling: Stand-Up
12
2
Role:
Himself
17. The Garry Shandling Show: 25th Anniversary Special (1986)
12
2
The Garry Shandling Show: 25th Anniversary Special
TV-14
12
2
Role:
Garry Shandling
Starring:
Paul Willson, Ritch Brinkley, Andy Goldberg, Rodney Kageyama
Directed By:
Tom Trbovich
18. Ricky Gervais Meets... Garry Shandling (2006)
11
2
Ricky Gervais Meets... Garry Shandling
11
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Ricky Gervais
Directed By:
Niall Downing
19. The Brain Storm (2011)
10
2
The Brain Storm
10
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Jamie Foxx, Mel Gibson, Mel Gibson
Directed By:
Jeff Roe
20. Kevin Nealon: Now Hear Me Out! (2009)
10
2
Kevin Nealon: Now Hear Me Out!
10
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Kevin Nealon, Tim Bagley, Jo Koy, Susan Yeagley
Directed By:
Gary Binkow, Andy Signore
21. The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004)
9
2
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch
PG-13
9
2
Starring:
Eric Idle, Kevin Nealon, Tom Hanks, Robin Williams, Carrie Fisher, Steve Martin
Directed By:
Eric Idle
22. Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler (2015)
8
2
Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler
8
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Dwayne Johnson, Brian Huskey, Manny Pacquiao
Directed By:
Michael Burke, Alex Richanbach

TV Movie(s)

1. The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling (2018)
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3
The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling
TV-MA
13
3
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Judd Apatow, Kevin Nealon, Eric Cohen, Mike Shandling
Directed By:
Judd Apatow
2. Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990)
11
2
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme
11
2
Starring:
Debbie Harry, Katey Sagal, Teri Garr, Ben Vereen, Harry Anderson, Cyndi Lauper, Jean Stapleton
Directed By:
Jeff Stein
3. Comic Relief (1986)
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2
Comic Relief
11
2
Starring:
Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, Steve Allen, Whoopi Goldberg, Harry Anderson, Richard Belzer
Directed By:
Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, John Moffitt, Billy Crystal

Animation(s)

Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (1995)
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
TV-PG
Starring:
Joan Rivers, Dave Chappelle, Marc Maron, David Mamet, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Dave Attell, Wanda Sykes
Over the Hedge (2006)
Over the Hedge
TV-PG
Plot:

Following a failed attempt to steal from hibernating bear Vincent, the cunning raccoon RJ promises to compensate within a week and convinces a group of forest animals that they can successfully raid the new human settlement separated by a thick hedge. Meanwhile, Gladys Sharp, the homeowners association president, hires an over-zealous exterminator to set booby traps in her yard.

Role:
Verne (voice)
Starring:
Bruce Willis, William Shatner, Steve Carell, Allison Janney, Eugene Levy, Avril Lavigne, Ariel Winter
Directed By:
Tim Johnson, Karey Kirkpatrick
Tom Goes to the Mayor (2004)
Tom Goes to the Mayor
TV-14
Starring:
William Gary Busey, Brian Doyle-Murray, Jack Black, Fred Willard, Tom Kenny, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Cera
Directed By:
Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Jarred Alterman
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure (2006)
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure
TV-PG
Role:
Verne (voice)
Starring:
Bruce Willis, Steve Carell, Wanda Sykes, Sami Kirkpatrick
Directed By:
Will Finn

TV Shows and Videos

The X Files (1993)
The X Files
TV-14
Starring:
Lucy Lawless, Lucy Liu, Bryan Cranston, Richard Belzer, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Giovanni Ribisi, Lisa Robin Kelly
Directed By:
Kim Manners, Rob Bowman, David Nutter, Chris Carter, R.W. Goodwin
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA
Role:
Larry Sanders (89 episodes, 1992-1998)
Starring:
David Spade, Chevy Chase, Jim Carrey, Jerry Seinfeld, Burt Reynolds, Marlee Matlin, Rob Lowe
Directed By:
Todd Holland, Ken Kwapis, Alan Myerson, Michael Lehmann, Garry Shandling
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, BAFTA Award for Best International (Programme or Series)
Sanford and Son (1972)
Sanford and Son
TV-PG
Starring:
Mary Wickes, Don Rickles, Della Reese, John Amos, Scatman Crothers, Lena Horne, Dick Van Patten
Directed By:
Bob LaHendro, Stan Lathan, Alan Rafkin, James Sheldon, Peter Baldwin
The Harvey Korman Show (1977)
The Harvey Korman Show
Starring:
Barry Van Dyke, Harvey Korman, Milton Selzer, Christine Lahti, Harry Gold
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975)
Welcome Back, Kotter
TV-PG
Starring:
John Travolta, George Carlin, Gabe Kaplan, James Woods, Della Reese, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes
Directed By:
Bob LaHendro, Norman Abbott, Bill Hobin, Bob Claver, James Komack
It's Garry Shandling's Show. (1986)
It's Garry Shandling's Show.
Role:
Garry Shandling (71 episodes, 1986-1990)
Starring:
Dave Coulier, Paul Winfield, Dan Aykroyd, Marcia Cross, Connie Stevens, Joy Behar, Charles Nelson Reilly
Directed By:
David Steinberg, Thomas Schlamme, Don Mischer, Alan Rafkin, Paul Miller
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (1986)
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce
Starring:
Ed Begley Jr., Billy Beck, Brian Bradley, Bunny Briggs, Ramona Briggs
Directed By:
Alan Myerson, William Dear, Ed Bianchi, Michael Nesmith, Graham Henman
The Ben Stiller Show (1992)
The Ben Stiller Show
Starring:
Adam West, Todd Bridges, Micky Dolenz, Mark Wahlberg, Denise Richards, Danny Bonaduce, Gary Coleman
Directed By:
Ben Stiller, John Fortenberry, Troy Miller, Paul Miller
Caroline in the City (1995)
Caroline in the City
Starring:
Lorna Luft, Matthew Perry, Christine Taylor, Shia LaBeouf, John Ratzenberger, Angie Everhart, Jane Leeves
Directed By:
Shelley Jensen, Gordon Hunt, Rod Daniel, James Burrows, Peter Chakos
The Making of 'The Larry Sanders Show' (2007)
The Making of 'The Larry Sanders Show'
Starring:
Judd Apatow, Mel Brooks, Carol Burnett, Chris Albrecht, Jeffrey Bewkes

Garry Shandling Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
The Larry Sanders Show Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series 1998
BAFTA Awards
The Larry Sanders Show Best International (Programme or Series) 1999