This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
William Dear
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Zane Buzby, Joe Behar, Susan Dear, Myles Beyond
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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
3. The Jungle Book (2016)
11
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.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Drama, Family
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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
6. The Dictator (2012)
10
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.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Larry Charles
Genres:
Comedy
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.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Artie
Director:
Anthony Drazan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bart Freundlich
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Eva Mendes, David Duchovny, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Billy Crudup, Julianne Moore, Dagmara Dominczyk, Sascha Gillen
12. What Planet Are You From? (2000)
11
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.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Harold Anderson
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Greg Kinnear, Jane Lynch, Ann Cusack, Judy Greer, Sarah Silverman, John Goodman, Annette Bening
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. 

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Betty Thomas
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Gilbert Gottfried, John Leguizamo, Jeffrey Tambor, Ossie Davis, Brian Doyle-Murray, Norm MacDonald
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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Juliette Lewis, Haley Joel Osment, Joely Fisher, Steve Martin, Parker Posey, Adam Sandler, Steven Alexander Wright
15. Town & Country (2001)
7
1
Town & Country
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Griffin
Director:
Peter Chelsom
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Andie MacDowell, Diane Keaton, Josh Hartnett, Nastassja Kinski, Goldie Hawn, Charlton Heston, Warren Beatty
16. Garry Shandling: Stand-Up (1991)
12
2
Garry Shandling: Stand-Up
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Comedy
17. The Garry Shandling Show: 25th Anniversary Special (1986)
12
2
The Garry Shandling Show: 25th Anniversary Special
TV-14
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Garry Shandling
Director:
Tom Trbovich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Willson, Ritch Brinkley, Andy Goldberg, Rodney Kageyama
18. Ricky Gervais Meets... Garry Shandling (2006)
11
2
Ricky Gervais Meets... Garry Shandling
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Niall Downing
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ricky Gervais
19. The Brain Storm (2011)
10
2
The Brain Storm
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Jeff Roe
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jamie Foxx, Mel Gibson, Mel Gibson
20. Kevin Nealon: Now Hear Me Out! (2009)
10
2
Kevin Nealon: Now Hear Me Out!
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Gary Binkow, Andy Signore
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Nealon, Tim Bagley, Jo Koy, Susan Yeagley
21. The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004)
9
2
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Eric Idle
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eric Idle, Kevin Nealon, Tom Hanks, Robin Williams, Carrie Fisher, Steve Martin
22. Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler (2015)
8
2
Manny Pacquiao Becomes a Professional Wrestler
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Michael Burke, Alex Richanbach
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Dwayne Johnson, Brian Huskey, Manny Pacquiao

TV Movie(s)

1. The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling (2018)
13
3
The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling
TV-MA
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Judd Apatow
Genres:
Biography, Documentary
Star Cast:
Judd Apatow, Kevin Nealon, Eric Cohen, Mike Shandling
2. Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990)
11
2
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Stein
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Mystery, Musical, Adventure
Star Cast:
Katey Sagal, Teri Garr, Debbie Harry, Ben Vereen, Harry Anderson, Cyndi Lauper, Jean Stapleton
3. Comic Relief (1986)
11
2
Comic Relief
11
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, John Moffitt, Billy Crystal
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robin Williams, Steve Allen, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Harry Anderson, Richard Belzer

Animation(s)

Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (1995)
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Writer
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Mamet, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Wanda Sykes, Louis C.K., Dave Attell, Jon Stewart, Joy Behar
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.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Verne (voice)
Director:
Tim Johnson, Karey Kirkpatrick
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, William Shatner, Steve Carell, Eugene Levy, Avril Lavigne, Ariel Winter, Nick Nolte
Tom Goes to the Mayor (2004)
Tom Goes to the Mayor
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Jarred Alterman
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Fred Willard, Tom Kenny, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Cera, William Gary Busey, Brian Doyle-Murray
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure (2006)
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Verne (voice)
Director:
Will Finn
Genres:
Short, Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Steve Carell, Wanda Sykes, Sami Kirkpatrick

TV Shows and Videos

The X Files (1993)
The X Files
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Kim Manners, Rob Bowman, David Nutter, Chris Carter, R.W. Goodwin
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lisa Robin Kelly, Luke Wilson, Giovanni Ribisi, William Devane, Minnie Driver, Aaron Paul, Lucy Lawless
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Larry Sanders (89 episodes, 1992-1998)
Director:
Todd Holland, Ken Kwapis, Alan Myerson, Michael Lehmann, Garry Shandling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Marlee Matlin, Rob Lowe, Roseanne Barr, Burt Reynolds, Bernadette Peters, Danny DeVito, David Spade
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
As:
Writer
Director:
Bob LaHendro, Stan Lathan, Alan Rafkin, James Sheldon, Peter Baldwin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Della Reese, John Amos, Scatman Crothers, Lena Horne, Dick Van Patten, Mary Wickes
The Harvey Korman Show (1977)
The Harvey Korman Show
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Barry Van Dyke, Harvey Korman, Milton Selzer, Christine Lahti, Harry Gold
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975)
Welcome Back, Kotter
TV-PG
As:
Writer
Director:
Bob LaHendro, Norman Abbott, Bill Hobin, Bob Claver, James Komack
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Travolta, George Carlin, Gabe Kaplan, James Woods, Della Reese, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes
It's Garry Shandling's Show. (1986)
It's Garry Shandling's Show.
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Garry Shandling (71 episodes, 1986-1990)
Director:
David Steinberg, Thomas Schlamme, Don Mischer, Alan Rafkin, Paul Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Paul Winfield, Marcia Cross, Connie Stevens, Charles Nelson Reilly, Jennifer Tilly, Gilda Susan Radner
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (1986)
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce
As:
Writer
Director:
Alan Myerson, William Dear, Ed Bianchi, Michael Nesmith, Graham Henman
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ed Begley Jr., Billy Beck, Brian Bradley, Bunny Briggs, Ramona Briggs
The Ben Stiller Show (1992)
The Ben Stiller Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Stiller, John Fortenberry, Troy Miller, Paul Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam West, Todd Bridges, Mark Wahlberg, Micky Dolenz, Denise Richards, Danny Bonaduce, Gary Coleman
Caroline in the City (1995)
Caroline in the City
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Shelley Jensen, Gordon Hunt, Rod Daniel, James Burrows, Peter Chakos
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Shia LaBeouf, John Ratzenberger, Christine Taylor, Angie Everhart, Jane Leeves, Peter Krause, Phil Hartman
The Making of 'The Larry Sanders Show' (2007)
The Making of 'The Larry Sanders Show'
As:
Producer
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
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