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List of Jim Belushi Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Trading Places (1983)
26
4
Trading Places
R
26
4

Louis Winthorpe is a well-to-do broker working for Mortimer and Randolph Duke, who decide to switch Winthorpe’s lifestyle with that of street hustler Billy Ray Valentine’s, for a bet to test whether heredity or upbringing decides the character. So Valentine gets Winthorpe’s job while Winthorpe is falsely framed for a crime. As the two realize the situation, they design their own plan. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Comedy
2. Thief (1981)
13
4
Thief
TV-14
13
4

Frank is a highly skilled jewel thief who wants to leave his dangerous profession and start a new life with his girlfriend. However, he decides to perform one last heist for a powerful gangster named Leo. However, Leo is unwilling to let Frank leave his life of crime, and instead wants to keep him in his employ.

As:
Cast
Role:
Barry (as James Belushi)
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Willie Nelson, Tuesday Weld, James Caan, Robert Prosky
3. Salvador (1986)
14
3
Salvador
R
14
3

Journalist Richard Boyle and his friend Dr Rock go to El Salvador, during a civil war, to get the perfect war story. However, things get complicated when Boyle finds himself in the middle of a political dispute.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Rock (as James Belushi)
Director:
Genres:
War, Thriller, Drama, History, Action
Star Cast:
James Woods, John Savage, Elpidia Carrillo, Tony Plana
4. The Ghost Writer (2010)
15
3
The Ghost Writer
PG-13
15
3

A ghostwriter, The Ghost, is assigned to complete the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, who is charged with war-crimes and human rights scandals. As he starts working, he realizes that probably his predecessor McAra had unearthed some dark secrets about Lang which had cost him his life. The Ghost goes after the truth knowing the risks to his life.

As:
Cast
Role:
John Maddox (as James Belushi)
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama
5. Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
20
2
Little Shop of Horrors
PG-13
20
2

Geeky orphan Seymour works in Mushnik’s failing flower shop and dreams about co-worker Audrey. After a solar eclipse, he finds a strange plant which he names Audrey II. The flourishing plant fetches good business, but weirdly, it has voracious appetite for human blood and flesh. Audrey’s sadistic boyfriend Orin appears to be a fitting candidate; but what about Audrey II’s next meal? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Musical, Family, Romance
6. Mr. Destiny (1990)
31
4
Mr. Destiny
PG-13
31
4

Larry seems quite disappointed with his life, and he blames all his problems on not being able to win a baseball championship game during high school. A guardian angel soon appears in his life, and gives him a chance to live an alternate life, in which he has won the championship game.

As:
Cast
Role:
Larry Burrows (as James Belushi)
Director:
James Orr
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Linda Hamilton, Courteney Cox, Rene Russo, Hart Bochner, James Belushi, Jon Lovitz
7. Wag the Dog (1997)
13
3
Wag the Dog
R
13
3

A sex scandal that is about to expose the president at an inopportune time of pre-election period jeopardizes the president’s chances of being re-elected. Political consultant, Conrad Brean, and Hollywood producer, Stanley Motss, are appointed to contrive a war in Albania to divert the media attention away from the scandal and towards the fake war that projects the president as a hero. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Barry Levinson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
8. Return to Me (2000)
17
3
Return to Me
PG
17
3

After his wife passes away in a car accident, Bob finds himself quite depressed. He eventually agrees to go on a blind date set up by his friend Charlie. Although the date doesn’t go well, he meets a waitress named Grace, and he finds himself attracted to her. Things get interesting when he comes to know that Grace is an organ recipient who had received his deceased wife’s heart.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Minnie Driver, David Duchovny, Bonnie Hunt, Robert Loggia, Carroll O'Connor
9. The Fury (1978)
14
3
The Fury
R
14
3

Based on a novel of the same name, The Fury is a supernatural thriller film which tells us the story of Peter, a former CIA agent, whose son Robin is a psychic. Their lives take a turn after Ben Childress, Peter’s old colleague, kidnaps Robin, as he is studying people with supernatural powers. He hopes that he will be able to develop their talents, to use them as weapons. Peter soon teams up with a teenager with special abilities to rescue his son.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror
10. Taking Care of Business (1990)
18
2
Taking Care of Business
R
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy (as James Belushi)
Director:
Arthur Hiller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Grodin, Mako Iwamatsu, Stephen Elliott, Mako, Anne De Salvo
11. The Principal (1987)
17
2
The Principal
R
17
2

The Principal is a crime drama action thriller film which tells the story of a teacher who is assigned as the principal of a school which is filled with drugs, crime and violence.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Rick Latimer (as James Belushi)
Director:
Christopher Cain
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Rae Dawn Chong, Louis Gossett Jr., Michael Wright, J.J. Cohen
12. Retroactive (1997)
19
4
Retroactive
R
19
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank (as James Belushi)
Director:
Louis Morneau
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Frank Whaley, Jesse Borrego, Shannon Whirry, Kylie Travis
13. Only the Lonely (1991)
14
2
Only the Lonely
PG-13
14
2

A romantic comedy about a policeman from Chicago who falls in love with a woman whose father owns a funeral home. Their relationship has to overcome many obstacles because of his rude and controlling mother.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ally Sheedy, Kieran Culkin, Macaulay Culkin, John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Kevin Dunn
14. Gang Related (1997)
10
4
Gang Related
R
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Det. Frank Divinci (as James Belushi)
Director:
Jim Kouf
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Dennis Quaid, Gary Cole, James Earl Jones, James Belushi, Tupac Shakur, Lela Rochon
15. Real Men (1987)
15
2
Real Men
PG-13
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Pirandello (as James Belushi)
Director:
Dennis Feldman
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Barbara Barrie, Bill Morey, Isa Jank
16. About Last Night... (1986)
14
2
About Last Night...
R
14
2

Danny and Debbie meet and find themselves attracted to each other. They begin dating but their disapproving and bitter friends cause problems in their relationship by giving terrible advice.

As:
Cast
Role:
Bernie (as James Belushi)
Director:
Edward Zwick
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Demi Moore, Megan Mullally, James Belushi, Elizabeth Perkins, George DiCenzo
17. Last Action Hero (1993)
11
3
Last Action Hero
PG-13
11
3

A magic movie ticket transports teenager Danny Madigan into the fictional world of his favorite movie character, the indestructible Los Angeles Cop Jack Slater. When the fictional villain, Mr. Benedict, uses the same ticket to escape into the real world, Danny and Slater must also travel back and team up to stop him.  

As:
Cast
Director:
John McTiernan
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
18. The Whole Truth (2016)
11
2
The Whole Truth
R
11
2

The Whole Truth is a mystery crime drama thriller film which tells the story of an attorney named Richard Ramsey, who is attempting to acquit a teenager who has been accused of murdering his own father. Meanwhile, Richard’s new colleague, Janelle, starts uncovering some disturbing facts regarding the case.

As:
Cast
Role:
Boone (as James Belushi)
Director:
Courtney Hunt
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Renee Zellweger, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Renée Zellweger, James Belushi, Gabriel Basso
19. K-9 (1989)
16
3
K-9
PG-13
16
3

Michael Dooley is a detective who is tasked with apprehending a major international drug dealer and also provided with Jerry, an intelligent police dog, as a partner.  But the problem is that Jerry is quite mischievous and works only when he wants to.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Dooley (as James Belushi)
Director:
Rod Daniel
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Neill, Mel Harris, Rando
20. Angel's Dance (1999)
9
2
Angel's Dance
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Stevie 'The Rose' Rosellini (as James Belushi)
Director:
David L. Corley
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Kyle Chandler, Mac Davis, Sheryl Lee, Ned Bellamy
21. Red Heat (1988)
12
3
Red Heat
R
12
3

Captain Ivan Danko, a tough Russian policeman, is sent to the USA to apprehend a Georgian drug lord, who has fled from USSR after killing Danko’s partner. In Chicago, he teams up with Police Detective Sergeant Art Ridzik to catch the fugitive. But the job is not easy. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Art Ridzik (as James Belushi)
Director:
Walter Hill
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Belushi, Peter Boyle, Ed O'Ross
22. Wonder Wheel (2017)
10
4
Wonder Wheel
PG-13
10
4

Set in the 1950s, on Coney Island, Wonder Wheel revolves around four people whose lives entwine in the Coney Island amusement park. Mickey, a lifegurad who aspires to be a playwright; Ginny, a former actress who earns her living by working as a waitress; Humpty, Ginny's not so sophisticated husband; and Carolina, Humpty's long alienated daughter who is hiding in her father's apartment to save herself from gangsters.

As:
Cast
Role:
Humpty
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kate Winslet, Max Casella, Justin Timberlake, Juno Temple
23. Made Men (1999)
11
2
Made Men
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Manucci (as James Belushi)
Director:
Louis Morneau
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Timothy Dalton, Steve Railsback, Michael Beach, Carlton Wilborn
24. Curly Sue (1991)
15
3
Curly Sue
PG
15
3

Bill is a homeless man who meets a young orphaned girl, and they soon become partners in crime. In order to satisfy their hunger, they scam strangers. Their lives take a turn after they meet a divorce lawyer named Grey Ellison.


As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Dancer (as James Belushi)
Director:
John Hughes
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
Steve Carell, James Belushi, Kelly Lynch, John Getz, Fred Dalton Thompson
26. Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)
12
2
Who's Harry Crumb?
PG-13
12
2

Harry Crumb is a descendant of the legendary detectives who had founded the detective agency Crumb & Crumb, but he has no detective skills of any kind. When a fashion model Jennifer Downing,  gets kidnapped, her father turns to Eliot, who is the chairman of Crumb & Crumb, to investigate the case. However, Eliot is the kidnapper himself, and to show everyone that he is taking the case seriously, he assigns Harry to the case.

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Flaherty
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Candy, Tim Thomerson, Annie Potts, Barry Corbin
27. Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)
13
4
Jumpin' Jack Flash
R
13
4

Terry is a bank employee who works with computers and talks with others routinely through it. Things take a turn when one day, she connects with a mysterious user named Jumpin’ Jack Flash, and she receives a coded message from him. She manages to decode it and learns that he is a secret agent trapped behind enemy lines.

As:
Cast
Director:
Penny Marshall
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Garry Marshall, Phil Hartman, Jonathan Pryce, John Wood, Stephen Collins, Carol Kane
29. The Man with One Red Shoe (1985)
12
2
The Man with One Red Shoe
PG
12
2

Cooper, CIA deputy director, is trying to play a game against his rival Ross hoping to get a promotion. Knowing that his house has been bugged by the former, Ross leaks a rumor on purpose that a man is arriving at the airport, who will clear him of the scandal he is involved in. Cooper tries to find out who the man is, and this leads him to Richard, a violinist, who has no idea about international espionage.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Stan Dragoti
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Carrie Fisher, Charles Durning, Dabney Coleman, Lori Singer
30. New Year's Eve (2011)
10
2
New Year's Eve
PG-13
10
2

The film depicts several intertwined stories involving varied incidents and emotions experienced by different individuals on the night of the New Year’s Eve and highlights different human elements such as love, hope, and forgiveness, second chance and promise. Second of the three romantic comedy films directed by Garry Marshall, it was a huge box office success.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
31. Jingle All the Way (1996)
10
2
Jingle All the Way
PG
10
2

Workaholic Minneapolis salesman, Howard Langston, is unable to find time for his family. To make things up to his son, he decides to buy the hottest toy of the season Turbo-Man, but it is sold out everywhere. When a radio-station announces a competition for the doll, Howard finds himself going up against another father Myron.

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Levant
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Parnell, Jake Lloyd, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Phil Hartman, Sinbad, Rita Wilson, Robert Conrad
32. Joe Somebody (2001)
10
2
Joe Somebody
PG
10
2

Joe Somebody is a comedy drama film which tells the story of a man named Joe, who has just taken a divorce from his wife. He takes his young daughter Natalie to work one day. However, things get ugly after a bully named Mark, who is also one of his colleagues, beat him up in front of his daughter. Enraged, Joe decides to fight back and stand up for himself.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Pasquin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
34. Home Sweet Hell (2015)
8
2
Home Sweet Hell
R
8
2

Don has a good job and is seemingly living the perfect life that he wants. However, things get complicated when he starts having an affair with a salesgirl in his shop. Hell breaks loose when Mona, his wife, learns about the affair.

As:
Cast
Role:
Les
Director:
Anthony Burns
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Katherine Heigl, James Belushi, Patrick Wilson, Aiden Flowers, Madison Wolfe
35. The Hollow Point (2016)
8
2
The Hollow Point
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Shep Diaz
Director:
Gonzalo López-Gallego
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Ian McShane, John Leguizamo, Patrick Wilson, Lynn Collins
36. Diary of a Hitman (1991)
8
2
Diary of a Hitman
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Roy London
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Lois Chiles, Forest Whitaker, Sharon Stone, Peter White, John Bedford Lloyd, Seymour Cassel
37. Traces of Red (1992)
12
3
Traces of Red
R
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Dobson (as James Belushi)
Director:
Andy Wolk
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Tony Goldwyn, Lorraine Bracco, James Belushi, William Russ, Faye Grant
38. Snow Dogs (2002)
11
1
Snow Dogs
PG
11
1

Snow Dogs is an adventure comedy film which revolves around Dr Ted Brooks, a dentist based in Miami, who inherits a pack of sled dogs. However, if he doesn’t learn the tricks of the trade, he will lose the dogs to a mountain man named Thunder Jack.

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Levant
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Sport, Comedy
39. Homer and Eddie (1989)
10
4
Homer and Eddie
R
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Homer Lanza (as James Belushi)
Director:
Andrey Konchalovskiy
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Waters, Whoopi Goldberg, James Belushi, Robert Glaudini, Jim Mapp
40. Thunderstruck (2012)
8
2
Thunderstruck
PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Coach Amross (as James Belushi)
Director:
John Whitesell
Genres:
Comedy, Sport, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Charles Barkley, Brandon T. Jackson, Larramie Doc Shaw, Taylor Gray
41. Cougars Inc. (2011)
7
2
Cougars Inc.
R
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Fox (as James Belushi)
Director:
K. Asher Levin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Denise Richards, Sarah Hyland, Maeve Quinlan, Kyle Gallner
42. Underdog (2007)
8
1
Underdog
PG
8
1

Underdog is a superhero action comedy film which revolves around a watchdog who receives superpowers after being exposed to a substance. Soon, he is adopted by a 12 year old boy, and he starts using his power to protect the city he lives in.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Unger
Director:
Frederik Du Chau
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Family, Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
43. Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995)
8
1
Destiny Turns on the Radio
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tuerto (as James Belushi)
Director:
Jack Baran
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
David Cross, Quentin Tarantino, Dylan McDermott, James Le Gros, James Belushi
45. Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe (1990)
4
1
Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe
PG-13
4
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Damian Lee
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Damian Lee, Jesse Ventura, Marjorie Bransfield, Sven-Ole Thorsen
46. Saturday Night Live: Game Show Parodies (2000)
11
2
Saturday Night Live: Game Show Parodies
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Kangaroo (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Garth Brooks, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Breuer
47. Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
11
2
Katie Says Goodbye
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bear (as James Belushi)
Director:
Wayne Roberts
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Steenburgen, Mireille Enos, Olivia Cooke, Christopher Abbott
48. DysEnchanted (2004)
10
2
DysEnchanted
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Terri Miller
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Laura Kightlinger, Sarah Wynter, Jaime Bergman, K.D. Aubert
49. Saturday Night Live: Just Shorts (2009)
10
2
Saturday Night Live: Just Shorts
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Virgil's Boss (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
Director:
Adam McKay, Laurie Frank, Andy Breckman, Akiva Schaffer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Fred Armisen, Andy Samberg, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd
50. Saturday Night Live Backstage (2011)
10
2
Saturday Night Live Backstage
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Various (as James Belushi)
Director:
Kenneth Bowser
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Fred Armisen, Alec Baldwin, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd
51. Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
10
2
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Dave Wilson
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Crystal, Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin
52. Sollers Point (2017)
9
2
Sollers Point
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carol
Director:
Matthew Porterfield
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Guiry, Imani Hakim, McCaul Lombardi, Zazie Beetz
53. A Change of Heart (2017)
9
2
A Change of Heart
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hank (as James Belushi)
Director:
Kenny Ortega
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Virginia Madsen, Aimee Teegarden, Dawn Olivieri, Cody Horn
54. Behind the Smile (2006)
9
2
Behind the Smile
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeffrey Stone (as James Belushi)
Director:
Damon Wayans
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marlon Wayans, Katt Williams, Damon Wayans, James Belushi, Jimmy Brogan, Steven Bernstein, Denise Boutte
55. Undrafted (2016)
9
3
Undrafted
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jim (as James Belushi)
Director:
Joseph Mazzello
Genres:
Sport, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Curtis Brown, Michael Bunin, Matt Barr, Casey Bond
56. The Florentine (1999)
9
2
The Florentine
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Stagliano
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Luke Perry, Hal Holbrook, Jeremy Davies, Chris Penn, Virginia Madsen, Mary Stuart Masterson, Michael Madsen
57. Masters of Menace (1990)
8
2
Masters of Menace
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Raskov
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Candy, Dan Aykroyd, Tino Insana, David Rasche, Catherine Bach
58. The Palermo Connection (1990)
9
2
The Palermo Connection
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carmine Bonavia (as James Belushi)
Director:
Francesco Rosi
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Mimi Rogers, Joss Ackland, Vittorio Gassman, Philippe Noiret
59. Gold in the Streets (1997)
8
2
Gold in the Streets
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mario (as James Belushi)
Director:
Liz Gill
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jared Harris, Karl Geary, Ian Hart, Aidan Gillen
60. Irving (1995)
8
2
Irving
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gay Vampire #2 (as James Belushi)
Director:
Jason Bloom
Star Cast:
John Fasano, Brigitte Bako, Chris Horii, Mark Myers
61. Living in Peril (1997)
9
2
Living in Peril
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Harrison / Oliver (as James Belushi)
Director:
Jack Ersgard
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, James Belushi, Dean Stockwell, Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Alex Meneses
62. The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
7
1
The Secret Lives of Dorks
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Bronko
Director:
Salomé Breziner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Tilly, Vanessa Marano, Gaelan Connell, Riley Voelkel
63. Separate Lives (1995)
7
1
Separate Lives
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Beckwith (as James Belushi)
Director:
David Madden
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Moss, Linda Hamilton, James Belushi, Vera Miles, Drew Snyder
64. Easy Six (2003)
7
1
Easy Six
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Iovenko
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Savage, Donald Freed, Julian Sands, Alex Sol
66. Wedding Band (1989)
4
1
Wedding Band
R
4
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Raskov
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Pauly Shore, Fran Drescher, William Katt, Eddie Deezen

TV Movie(s)

1. Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
12
2
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
TV-14
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Zee Blues
Director:
Don Roy King
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Fred Armisen, Dan Aykroyd, Candice Bergen, James Belushi, Vanessa Bayer
2. Sahara (1995)
16
2
Sahara
PG-13
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Joe Gunn (as James Belushi)
Director:
Brian Trenchard-Smith
Genres:
War, Action
Star Cast:
Mark Lee, Simon Westaway, Alan David Lee, Michael Massee
3. The Best Legs in Eighth Grade (1984)
9
2
The Best Legs in Eighth Grade
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Saint Valentine (as James Belushi)
Director:
Tom Patchett
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tim Matheson, Annette O'Toole, Kathryn Harrold, Vincent Bufano
4. Urban Cowboy (2016)
13
2
Urban Cowboy
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marshall Stoval (as James Belushi)
Director:
Craig Brewer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Edward James Olmos, Nathalie Kelley, Eva LaRue, Riley Smith
5. The Art of the Cigar (1996)
11
2
The Art of the Cigar
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself (as James Belushi)
Director:
John Talamini
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Michael Nouri, Catherine Oxenberg, William McNamara
6. Who Killed Atlanta's Children? (2000)
10
2
Who Killed Atlanta's Children?
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Pat Laughlin (as James Belushi)
Director:
Charles Robert Carner
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Sean McCann, Gregory Hines, Kenneth Welsh, Shawn Doyle
7. Dog's Best Friend (1997)
8
2
Dog's Best Friend
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Allan A. Goldstein
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Meredith Baxter, John Ratzenberger, Ed Asner, Shirley Jones, Edward Asner, Richard Mulligan
8. Royce (1994)
7
1
Royce
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Shane Royce (as James Belushi)
Director:
Rod Holcomb
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Miguel Ferrer, Peter Boyle, Chelsea Field, Anthony Head
10. Justice (1999)
6
1
Justice
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Ersgard
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Durning, JoBeth Williams, Tony Plana, Tracey Needham
11. The Gail O'Grady Project (1996)
6
1
The Gail O'Grady Project
6
1
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Gail O'Grady, Marianne Hagan

Animation(s)

Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie (2017)
Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Raymie Muzquiz, Stu Livingston
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, Tress MacNeille, Kath Soucie, Carlos Alazraqui
The Tick (1994)
The Tick
TV-Y7
As:
Cast
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Animation, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Micky Dolenz, Jim Cummings, Kay Lenz, Laraine Newman
Hey Arnold! (1994)
Hey Arnold!
TV-Y7
Plot:

This animated comedy film tells the story of Arnold who hits Harold using a baseball bat. Harold swears that he will beat him the next day to take revenge, and therefore, the next day, Arnold acts crazy to prevent getting beaten.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dan Povenmire, Bert Ring, Derek Drymon, Sherm Cohen, Tuck Tucker
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Drama, Family
My Neighbors the Yamadas (1999)
My Neighbors the Yamadas
PG
Plot:

This animated comedy film revolves around the Yamadas, a middle-class family in urban Tokyo. The film shows us their lives, their misadventures and their struggles with various conflicts and problems in their day-to-day lives.

As:
Cast
Director:
Isao Takahata
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Cow and Chicken (1995)
Cow and Chicken
TV-Y7
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Alvarez, David Feiss, Robin Steele, Deane Taylor
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Will Ferrell, Tara Strong, Tom Kenny, Phyllis Diller, Howard Morris, Dee Bradley Baker, Charlie Adler
Santo Bugito (1995)
Santo Bugito
As:
Cast
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Western, Animation
Star Cast:
George Harris Kennedy, Jr, George Kennedy, Henry Gibson, Tony Plana, Charlie Adler
Hoodwinked! (2005)
Hoodwinked!
PG
Plot:

Based on the famous folktale, the film shows Little Red Riding Hood arriving at her Granny’s home only to find Big Bad Wolf impersonating as the old woman. As the wolf tries to attack her, Granny jumps out of the closet and an axe-wielding woodman jumps in through the window. When the police arrive at the scene they start asking everyone their version of the story. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kirk the Woodsman (voice)
Director:
Cory Edwards, Todd Edwards, Tony Leech
Genres:
Action, Crime, Family, Mystery, Comedy, Animation
Mighty Ducks (1996)
Mighty Ducks
TV-Y7
As:
Cast
Director:
Blair Peters, Doug Murphy, Joe Barruso, Shunji Ôga
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Sport, Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Corey Burton, Jim Cummings, Tim Curry, Jeff Bennett, Brad Garrett, April Winchell, Jennifer Hale
Once Upon a Christmas Village (2007)
Once Upon a Christmas Village
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Santa Claus (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Michael Attardi
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Romance, Short, Musical
Star Cast:
Tim Curry, James Belushi, Joseph Anselmo, Michael Attardi, Michael Attardi
Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off (1997)
Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off
As:
Cast
Role:
Phil Palmfeather (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Blair Peters, Doug Murphy, Joe Barruso, Baekyup Sung
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Tim Curry, Clancy Brown, Jeff Bennett, James Belushi, Townsend Coleman
The Pebble and the Penguin (1995)
The Pebble and the Penguin
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Rocko (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Don Bluth, Gary Goldman
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical, Family, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Tim Curry, Annie Golden, James Belushi, Alissa King
Tugger: The Jeep 4x4 Who Wanted to Fly (2005)
Tugger: The Jeep 4x4 Who Wanted to Fly
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Tugger (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Jeffrey James Varab
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Carrot Top, Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson, Lance LeGault, Peter Renaday, Tom Kinney
The Wild (2006)
The Wild
G
Plot:

The Wild is an animated comedy adventure film which tells the story of an adolescent lion who is shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa accidentally. Along with some of their fellow animals, his father embarks on a quest to find and rescue him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Benny (voice)
Director:
Steve 'Spaz' Williams
Genres:
Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bad Baby (1997)
Bad Baby
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Dad (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Tom Burton
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen
Fatherhood (2004)
Fatherhood
TV-G
As:
Cast
Director:
Jamie Mitchell
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Knotts, Billy West, Daryl Sabara, Blair Underwood, Ogie Banks, Marc John Jefferies, Jamai Fisher
Casper's Scare School (2006)
Casper's Scare School
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Gravas
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy West, Phyllis Diller, Bob Saget, Dan Castellaneta
The Nuttiest Nutcracker (1999)
The Nuttiest Nutcracker
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Reginald (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Harold Harris
Genres:
Musical, Fantasy, Animation, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Phyllis Diller, Jim Cummings, Cheech Marin, Tress MacNeille

TV Shows and Videos

Watsky: Whoa Whoa Whoa (2014)
Watsky: Whoa Whoa Whoa
As:
Cast
Role:
Lambourghini Owner
Director:
Jackson Adams
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Bo Burnham, George Watsky, Chinaka Hodge, Julia Misaki
Good Girls Revolt (2015)
Good Girls Revolt
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Chris Diamantopoulos, Hunter Parrish, Anna Camp, Genevieve Angelson
Mutant Video (1986)
Mutant Video
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Bobby (segment "The Cleansing") (archiveFootage) (as James Belushi)
Genres:
Comedy
Who's Watching the Kids (1978)
Who's Watching the Kids
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Scott Baio, Caren Kaye, Marcia Lewis, Lynda Goodfriend
Goosebumps: Attack of the Mutant (1997)
Goosebumps: Attack of the Mutant
K-A
As:
Cast
Role:
The Masked Mutant (voice) (as James Belushi)
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror, Family, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Adam West, James Belushi, Mary Kay Bergman, Kimberly Brooks, Jodi Carlisle
Working Stiffs (1979)
Working Stiffs
As:
Cast
Role:
Ernie O'Rourke (9 episodes, 1979)
Director:
Norman Abbott, Greg Antonacci, Arthur Silver
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Keaton, James Belushi, Allan Arbus, Val Bisoglio, Lorna Patterson
The Cleansing (1980)
The Cleansing
As:
Cast
Role:
Bobby (as James Belushi)
Director:
John Davies
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Caldwell, Phyllis Edelman, William Cowan, Charles Thomas
The Building (1993)
The Building
As:
Cast
Director:
John Bowab, Paul Kreppel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Clooney, Bonnie Hunt, Don Lake, Mike Hagerty, Richard Kuhlman
Season 3 According to Jim (2011)
Season 3 According to Jim
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Interviewee / Jim (uncredited)
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, Dan Aykroyd, Taylor Atelian, Billi Bruno
9 (1996)
9
K-A
As:
Cast
Role:
Salty (voice) (as James Belushi)
Director:
Buzz Hays
Genres:
Mystery, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Christopher Reeve, Ellen DeGeneres, James Belushi, Cher, Anne Heche, Joe Perry
K-9: P.I. (2002)
K-9: P.I.
PG-13
As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Dooley (as James Belushi)
Director:
Richard J. Lewis
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Kevin Durand, Gary Basaraba, Christopher Shyer, Kim Huffman
K-911 (1999)
K-911
PG-13
As:
Cast
Role:
Det. Mike Dooley (as James Belushi)
Director:
Charles T. Kanganis
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
James Handy, J.J. Johnston, Christine Tucci, Wade Williams
One Way Out (2002)
One Way Out
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Woltz
Director:
Allan A. Goldstein
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Bateman, James Belushi, Angela Featherstone, Guylaine St-Onge, Jack Langedijk
The Blues Brothers Animated Series (1997)
The Blues Brothers Animated Series
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake (8 episodes)
Director:
Gary Hartle
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tanya Roberts, Tim Curry, Pamela Adlon, Mark Hamill, James Belushi, Don Novello