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List of Jim Parsons Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Hidden Figures (2016)
25
3
Hidden Figures
PG
25
3

Inspired by Margot Lee Shetterly's 2016 non-fiction book, the movie is about three black female NASA mathematicians Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughan. They struggle with gender and race discrimination to emerge as crucial brains behind one of NASA’s most significant missions—the launch of astronaut John Glenn into earth's orbit and his subsequent safe passage back.

As:
Cast
Director:
Theodore Melfi
Genres:
Drama, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Mahershala Ali, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe
2. Garden State (2004)
10
2
Garden State
TV-MA
10
2

Directed by Zach Braff, the film Garden State is based on his real-life experiences as a young man who returns to his hometown in New Jersey after his mother dies. The movie received positive reviews and has garnered a cult following.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Smart, Natalie Portman, Ron Leibman, Zach Braff, Ian Holm, Kenneth Graymez, George C. Wolfe
3. The Muppets (2011)
13
3
The Muppets
TV-PG
13
3

Tex Richman, a materialistic oil tycoon, plans to take down the Muppet Theater to drill for oil. When ardent Muppet fan, Walter, his human-brother, Gary, and his girlfriend Mary learn about this, they search for the separated Muppets and help Kermit the Frog bring all Muppets together for ‘The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever’ to raise $10 million required to save their theater.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Musical, Comedy
5. Wish I Was Here (2014)
10
2
Wish I Was Here
R
10
2

A struggling actor living in Los Angeles with his wife and two children, finds himself in trouble after his father is gravely ill, as it was his father who was paying for the schooling of his children. Thus, he attempts to home-school his children. He is eventually forced to re-examine his life, his family and his career. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
6. The Boys in the Band (2020)
7
1
The Boys in the Band
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Michael
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
10. School for Scoundrels (2006)
8
2
School for Scoundrels
PG-13
8
2

Roger, a meter-reader with low self-esteem, joins Dr. P’s confidence-building classes to win over his dream-girl, Amanda. As Roger makes good progress, he realizes that his confidence has pushed his egotistical teacher into competitive drive triggering an aggressive rivalry. After abolishing Roger’s personal and professional life, when Dr. P rushes to win Amanda’s affection, Roger must find a way to counter his teacher.

As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy
12. Nowhere to Go But Up (2003)
9
2
Nowhere to Go But Up
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Amos Kollek
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Audrey Tautou, Justin Theroux, Jennifer Tilly, Laila Robins
13. A Kid Like Jake (2018)
9
1
A Kid Like Jake
R
9
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Greg Wheeler
Director:
Silas Howard
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Claire Danes, Priyanka Chopra, Ann Dowd, Aasif Mandvi, Octavia Spencer
15. First in Human (2017)
14
2
First in Human
14
2
As:
Producer
Director:
John Hoffman
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Stephanie Goff
16. The King's Inn (2005)
10
3
The King's Inn
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Sidney
Director:
Max Finneran
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jessica Eleanor Grant, Peter Linari, Susan Triggiani
17. Sunset Stories (2012)
8
1
Sunset Stories
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Prince
Director:
Ernesto Foronda, Silas Howard
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Monique Gabriela Curnen, Zosia Mamet, Harold Perrineau, Joshua Leonard
18. Gardener of Eden (2007)
9
1
Gardener of Eden
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Connolly
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Giovanni Ribisi, Lukas Haas, Erika Christensen, David Patrick Kelly, Ann Dowd
19. On the Road with Judas (2007)
7
1
On the Road with Judas
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
J.J. Lask
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Aaron Ruell, Kevin Corrigan, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Amanda Loncar

TV Movie(s)

21. Taste (2004)
7
2
Taste
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kris
Director:
Andy Cadiff
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jane Krakowski, Lombardo Boyar, Lola Glaudini, Alexander Leeb
22. Blitt Happens (2003)
5
2
Blitt Happens
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Cameron Diaz, Ricky Blitt, Shannon Elizabeth, Lyndsey Gayer

Animation(s)

Home (2015)
Home
PG
Plot:

An alien race conquers the earth in a bloodless invasion and occupies the home of the earthlings after relocating them to a remote area. One of them decides to give a housewarming party; but by mistake sends the invitation to all the creatures in the Galaxy, including their enemy. Now on the run from his own race, he meets a girl and the story focuses on their journey together. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Oh
Director:
Tim Johnson
Genres:
Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Matt Jones
Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas (2014)
Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Buddy
Director:
Mark Caballero, Seamus Walsh
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Musical
Star Cast:
Fred Armisen, Ed Asner, Mark Hamill, Rachael MacFarlane, Max Charles, Kate Micucci
Michael Jackson's Halloween (2017)
Michael Jackson's Halloween
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark A.Z. Dippé, Kyung Ho Lee
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Family, Horror, Animation
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

The Big Bang Theory (2007)
The Big Bang Theory
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheldon Cooper
Director:
Mark Cendrowski, Anthony Rich, Peter Chakos, Nicole Lorre, James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, People's Choice Award for Favorite Comedy TV Star
Young Sheldon (2017)
Young Sheldon
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Jon Favreau
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jason Alexander, Ray Liotta, Bob Newhart, Lance Barber

Jim Parsons Awards

Golden Globe Awards
The Big Bang Theory Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 2011
Primetime Emmy Awards
The Big Bang Theory Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 2014
The Big Bang Theory Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 2013
The Big Bang Theory Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 2011
The Big Bang Theory Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 2010
People's Choice Awards
The Big Bang Theory Favorite Comedy TV Star 2018
Winner Favorite Comedic TV Actor 2017