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List of Jason Schwartzman Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
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2
The Grand Budapest Hotel
R
13
2

When the famous concierge—M. Gustave—of a mountainside resort, The Grand Budapest Hotel, is accused of murdering a wealthy dowager, he and his friend Zero along with latter’s girlfriend, Agatha, set out to prove his innocence. In process, they have to safeguard a Renaissance painting and struggle to find a missing will.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Drama
3. Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
13
2
Moonrise Kingdom
PG-13
13
2

Directed by Wes Anderson in his typical style, Moonrise Kingdom features a young boy and girl, Sam and Suzy, living on a New England island who run away to a secluded beach while the entire island searches for them. Pen-pals, Sam, an orphan in a Scout camp, and Suzy, who lives with her family, escape on an adventure through the woods.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance, Adventure
4. Rushmore (1998)
15
2
Rushmore
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15
2

15-year-old Max Fischer, who struggles with his studies but is excellent in extracurricular activities at Rushmore Academy, falls in love with young widowed first grade teacher Rosemary Cross. His friend, disillusioned industrialist Herman Blume, attempts to dissuade him, but when he falls for Cross as well, the two becomes mortal enemies engaged in a vengeful war.

As:
Cast
Role:
Max Fischer
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
5. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
13
3
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
PG-13
13
3

Based on Bryan Lee O'Malley’s graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim, the movie is an action-comedy which portrays the romantic life and struggles of Sex Bob-Omb bassist Scott Pilgrim. He must win a competition to sign a record deal and battle an army of seven evil ex-boyfriends of his newest girlfriend Ramona Flowers.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Edgar Wright
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Romance
6. Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
13
3
Saving Mr. Banks
PG-13
13
3

After promising his daughters to make a movie on their favorite book, Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers, Walt Disney unsuccessfully attempts to obtain its movie rights for two decades. However, an overprotective Travers is determined not to let him bastardize her widely-loved creation, until she runs into financial problems and risks losing her house.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Lee Hancock
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Biography, Music, Family
Star Cast:
7. The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
14
2
The Darjeeling Limited
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14
2

Three estranged brothers, Francis, Peter and Jack, who have not talked since their father's death over a year ago, reunite for a train trip across India to bond and cope with their personal problems. Francis, the organizer, reveals midway through the journey that their real goal is to meet with their mother, a nun in a Himalayan convent.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Jack
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Comedy
8. Hotel Chevalier (2007)
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2
Hotel Chevalier
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11
2

A man staying at a hotel receives a call from a woman whose voice he recognizes. She informs him that she is coming to his hotel room. Once she arrives, they have a conversation regarding their relationship.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Whitman
Director:
Genres:
Short, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Natalie Portman, Waris Ahluwalia, Michel Castejon
9. Castello Cavalcanti (2013)
12
2
Castello Cavalcanti
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jed Cavalcanti
Director:
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Giada Colagrande, Giorgio Zancolla, Paolo Coluccio, Silvano Broglia
10. Big Eyes (2014)
11
2
Big Eyes
PG-13
11
2

A biopic based on artist Margaret Keane’s life. In 1950s, painter Margaret meets and marries fellow-artist, Walter Keane, who markets Margaret’s unique paintings of enchanted children with saucer-like eyes; but he claims the credit for them, earning fame and success. Though meek initially, soon Margaret finds courage to expose his fraud and files a law-suit to claim her art as her own.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ruben
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Crime, Biography
Star Cast:
Christoph Waltz, Krysten Ritter, Amy Adams, Terence Stamp, Danny Huston
11. Cousin Ben Troop Screening with Jason Schwartzman (2012)
11
2
Cousin Ben Troop Screening with Jason Schwartzman
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cousin Ben
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Aidan Foley, L.J. Foley, Liam Foley, Charlie Kilgore
12. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
12
2
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
PG
12
2

After trying to delay the demolition of his house, hapless Arthur Dent discovers that his friend Ford Prefect is an alien and that his entire home planet will be destroyed later that day. Prefect saves him at the right moment by hitchhiking on an alien spaceship, and guides him through an intergalactic adventure to restore Earth.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Garth Jennings
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Adventure
14. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
10
2
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
R
10
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, uncredited
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Music, Comedy
15. I Heart Huckabees (2004)
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2
I Heart Huckabees
R
11
2

Albert Markovski heads the local chapter of an environmental group trying to stop the building of a new Huckabees store. Soon, local Huckabees executive and Albert’s rival, Brad Stand, infiltrates the group and replaces him. After strange coincidences start happening Albert hires existential detectives, Bernard and Vivian Jaffe and things get hilariously complicated. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Albert Markovski
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Comedy
16. Marie Antoinette (2006)
12
2
Marie Antoinette
PG-13
12
2

Set in the French Revolution time-period, the film depicts the life of the iconic Queen of France. The Archduchess of Austria, a 14-year old Marie Antoinette is betrothed and then married to the Dauphin of France. The teenaged bride soon blooms to become the Queen of France and leads a life of opulence and luxury, only to face a doomed fate.

As:
Cast
Role:
Louis XVI
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Romance, History, Drama
17. Shopgirl (2005)
10
2
Shopgirl
R
10
2

Shopgirl is a romantic comedy drama film, which is based on a novel of the same name by Steve Martin. The film tells the story of a complex love triangle between a wealthy businessman, a bored salesgirl and an aimless young man.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jeremy
Director:
Anand Tucker
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Claire Danes, Steve Martin, Bridgette Wilson, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Sam Bottoms
18. Funny People (2009)
11
2
Funny People
R
11
2

Successful stand-up comedian George Simmons, who has no close family or friends, is diagnosed with a rare, terminal disorder. With less than a year to live, he appoints Ira Wright, a struggling comedian, as his personal assistant who soon becomes his close friend. When his disease goes into remission and his ex-girlfriend re-connects with him, George tries to figure out his priorities. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
20. CQ (2001)
10
3
CQ
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Roman Coppola
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Billy Zane, Sofia Coppola, Gérard Depardieu, Jeremy Davies, Giancarlo Giannini, Massimo Ghini
21. The Overnight (2015)
11
2
The Overnight
R
11
2

Alex and Emily move into a new neighborhood in Los Angeles, along with their son. They feel socially awkward, and refrain from interacting with anyone. However, things take a turn when they are invited by their neighbors to a dinner party.

As:
Cast
Director:
Patrick Brice
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Taylor Schilling, Adam Scott, RJ Hermes, Kyle Field
22. S1m0ne (2002)
9
2
S1m0ne
PG-13
9
2

Filmmaker Viktor Taransky needs a hit to revive his declining career. But the leading star of his next film quits and he is unable to find a suitable replacement. Then he digitally creates ‘Simone,’ an unreal but realistic-looking actress who becomes a star overnight. So it becomes difficult for him to reveal the reality and has to struggle to hide her non-presence. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
24. 7 Chinese Brothers (2015)
11
2
7 Chinese Brothers
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Larry
Director:
Bob Byington
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Olympia Dukakis, Stephen Root, Tunde Adebimpe, Eleanore Pienta
25. Wine Country (2019)
8
3
Wine Country
R
8
3

Wine Country is an American comedy film which revolves around a group of long-time friends, who unite after some time, for a vacation to Napa Valley. However, one of them, Abby, doesn’t want her friends to relax and drink, but she wants them to adhere to a strict schedule.

As:
Cast
Role:
Devon
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
26. Slackers (2002)
8
3
Slackers
R
8
3

Dave, Sam and Jeff are three roommates, who are about to graduate, but over the years they have scammed their way through college. When a nerdy student named Ethan discovers this, he blackmails them to win over the most popular girl at their college.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ethan Dulles
Director:
Dewey Nicks
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Laura Prepon, Cameron Diaz, Michael C. Maronna, Jason Segel
27. Bewitched (2005)
8
1
Bewitched
PG-13
8
1

Narcissistic actor, Jack Wyatt ,is asked to play the role of Darrin in the movie version of the 1960s sitcom Bewitched. He convinces a completely unknown and inexperienced Isabel to play the other lead, Samantha. Little does he know Isabel is an actual witch and he is about to be bewitched into love.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Ritchie
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
29. The Marc Pease Experience (2009)
6
1
The Marc Pease Experience
PG-13
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Marc Pease
Director:
Todd Louiso
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Anna Kendrick, Jay Paulson, Ebon Moss-Bachrach
31. Teenage (2013)
10
2
Teenage
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Matt Wolf
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Jena Malone, Alden Ehrenreich, Ben Whishaw, Julia Hummer, Jessie T. Usher, Leah Hennessey
32. Odessa or Bust (2001)
10
2
Odessa or Bust
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Young Man
Director:
Brian Herskowitz
Genres:
Fantasy, Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jason Alexander, Red Buttons, Gina Hecht, Jason Widener
33. Star Wars Cantina Karaoke (2013)
9
2
Star Wars Cantina Karaoke
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bar Patron
Director:
Paul Bonanno
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Chris Hardwick, Billy Dee Williams, Carrie Keagan
34. Just Like Mona (2003)
9
2
Just Like Mona
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Pantoliano
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Chazz Palminteri, Andy Garcia, Marcia Gay Harden, Camryn Manheim
35. Julius and Friends: Yeti, Set, Go (2002)
9
2
Julius and Friends: Yeti, Set, Go
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Julius
Director:
Obie Scott Wade
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Christina Pickles, Mikey Kelley
36. Dreamland (2016)
9
2
Dreamland
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Schwartzman
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Ruck, Shay Mitchell, Talia Shire, Frankie Shaw, Johnny Simmons, Beverly D'Angelo

TV Movie(s)

Animation(s)

Klaus (2019)
Klaus
PG
Plot:

Since he proved himself to be a terrible postman at the academy, Jesper is posted to a frozen town in the North. He soon discovers that Santa Claus is hiding there. A friendship soon develops between the two.  

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Jesper
Director:
Sergio Pablos , Carlos Martínez López
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Joan Cusack, Norm MacDonald, Rashida Jones, J.K. Simmons
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Fantastic Mr. Fox
PG
Plot:

Based on the eponymous children's book by Roald Dahl, Fantastic Mr. Fox is an animated comedy film that revolves around a thieving fox who gets into trouble for stealing from three notoriously dangerous farmers. Directed by Wes Anderson, the film showcases how a fox manages to save himself, his family and other animals from being exterminated by mean farmers.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Ash
Director:
Wes Anderson
Genres:
Crime, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Family
Scott Pilgrim vs. the Animation (2010)
Scott Pilgrim vs. the Animation
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Simon Lee
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Short, Adventure, Action, Romance, Animation
Star Cast:
Steve Blum, Alison Pill, Michael Cera, Georgette Perna
Julius and Friends: Hole in One (2001)
Julius and Friends: Hole in One
As:
Cast
Role:
Julius
Director:
Obie Scott Wade, Michael Adamo
Genres:
Animation, Short, Family
Star Cast:
Paul Frank
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea (2016)
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
PG-13
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Dash
Director:
Dash Shaw
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Maya Rudolph, Reggie Watts, Lena Dunham

TV Shows and Videos

American Express: My Life. My Card. (2006)
American Express: My Life. My Card.
As:
Cast
Role:
Jason Schwartzman
Director:
Wes Anderson
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Wes Anderson, Waris Ahluwalia
Medical Police (2020)
Medical Police
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Role:
The Goldfinch
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast: