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List of Jonah Hill Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Django Unchained (2012)
13
2
Django Unchained
R
13
2

German dentist-turned-bounty-hunter Dr. King Schultz buys African-American slave Django, promising him freedom in exchange for leading Schultz to three outlaw Brittle brothers, overseers at the plantation of Django's former owner. Schultz subsequently enlists Django as his apprentice and accompanies him on a dangerous mission to free his wife Broomhilda, who was sold separately after the couple tried to escape.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Western, Drama
2. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
14
2
The Wolf of Wall Street
R
14
2

This biographical film focuses on the rise of Jordan Belfort from an entry-level employee at a brokerage firm to founding his own firm that engaged in massive security scams involving widespread corruption on Wall Street. However, his decadent lifestyle of sex, drugs and excess led to his downfall by attracting the attention of the FBI.

As:
Cast
Role:
Donnie Azoff
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Crime, Biography
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Comedic Performance
3. Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)
11
2
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco
TV-MA
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Roaster
Director:
Joel Gallen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Aziz Ansari, James Franco, Seth Rogen, Jeffrey Ross
4. Mid '90s (2018)
11
2
Mid '90s
R
11
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Jonah Hill
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucas Hedges, Katherine Waterston, Sunny Suljic, Jerrod Carmichael, Alexa Demie
6. Moneyball (2011)
12
2
Moneyball
PG-13
12
2

Based on true events and Michael Lewis’s book of the same name, Moneyball is a depiction of the Oakland Athletics baseball team’s 2002 season. The movie shows how manager Billy Beane and Yale economics graduate Peter Brand, revolutionized conventional baseball wisdom by using sabermetric to create a winning team despite having a limited budget. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Brand
Director:
Bennett Miller
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Sport
7. Superbad (2007)
12
2
Superbad
R
12
2

Inseparable friends Seth and Evan, who are unpopular at school, are invited to a girl's party and offer to buy the drinks to impress their respective crushes, and hopefully, make sexual advances before school ends. However, their plan goes awry after their nerdy friend with a fake ID, Fogell, is stopped by two inept cops.

As:
Cast
Role:
Seth
Director:
Greg Mottola
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
8. 21 Jump Street (2012)
12
2
21 Jump Street
R
12
2

Based on a 1980s television show of the same name, 21 Jump Street sees two cops who were former classmates return to their high school in order to contain a synthetic drug outbreak. Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum’s impressive performances as undercover high school students has hilarious antics and plenty of laughs.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Schmidt
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action
9. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
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2
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
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11
2

 

The romantic comedy film Forgetting Sarah Marshall follows the story of music composer Peter Bretter and his attempts to get over his break-up with TV celebrity and girlfriend Sarah Marshall. Peter heads for a Hawaii vacation to escape his grief, but there he meets none-other-than Sarah with her new rock-star boyfriend, which leads to some hilarious situations. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Stoller
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
10. War Dogs (2016)
12
2
War Dogs
R
12
2

David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli get together to sell weapons to the US government during the Iraq war. They start off small but gradually get into bigger deals. However, their biggest challenge comes in the form of $300 million Afghan deal. To fulfil the contract, they must contact some dubious people.

As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Kevin Pollak, Bradley Cooper, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz, Gregg Weiner, David Packouz
12. Knocked Up (2007)
12
2
Knocked Up
R
12
2

Alison Scott goes to a night club to celebrate her promotion and ends up having a one night stand with reckless pothead Ben Stone that results in pregnancy. Deciding to keep the baby despite possible negative implications in her life and job, she tracks down Ben who, a big baby himself, tries his best to support her.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
13. 22 Jump Street (2014)
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2
22 Jump Street
R
11
2

Despite the success of their previous program, officers Schmidt and Jenko are sent back to the program, now at 22 Jump Street, after failing to capture some drug dealers. They go undercover at a local college to locate the supplier of new drug, WHY-PHY, but the partnership of the two overgrown adolescents is thoroughly tested along the way.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Schmidt
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
14. Grandma's Boy (2006)
10
2
Grandma's Boy
R
10
2

Alex, a 35 years old video game tester is forced to move in with his grandmother Lily and her two wacky roommates. But the three older women serve as a constant distraction for Alex’s professional life. Meanwhile, Alex falls in love with co-worker, Samantha, but his rival J.P. is adamant about destroying Alex. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholaus Goossen
Genres:
Comedy
15. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
11
2
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
R
11
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
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Music, Comedy
16. I Heart Huckabees (2004)
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2
I Heart Huckabees
R
10
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
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Comedy
18. Rocket Science (2007)
10
2
Rocket Science
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeffrey Blitz
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Aaron Yoo, Anna Kendrick, Nicholas D'Agosto, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Candace Hammer, Margo Martindale
19. This Is the End (2013)
10
2
This Is the End
R
10
2

This Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg directed movie is based on the story they co-wrote for a short film Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse. Six friends are stranded in a house post a series of calamitous events hit Los Angeles. As they wait for help, decreasing food supplies and other issues affect their friendship. Still they must find a way to survive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jonah Hill
Director:
Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy
20. Accepted (2006)
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2
Accepted
PG-13
9
2

After being rejected from all colleges, senior Bartleby Gaines decides to open his own fake college named South Harmon Institute of Technology or S.H.I.T. To make the college seem legitimate he and his friends create a website and lease a building. Things become complicated when rejected students from all over the country start enrolling. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sherman Schrader
Director:
Steve Pink
Genres:
Comedy
21. Click (2006)
9
2
Click
PG-13
9
2

Michael Newman is unable to spend more time with his family while he is pursuing his dream promotion at work. He wishes for a universal remote to control his life, and gets one from the eccentric inventor Morty. He pauses, skips and rewinds through his life until he eventually realizes that he has lost control of his life altogether.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy, Fantasy
22. Get Him to the Greek (2010)
9
2
Get Him to the Greek
R
9
2

Aaron Green, an employee of a record company facing recession, is given an assignment of escorting rock-star Aldous Snow from London to L.A.’s Greek Theater for a comeback concert. Green has only 72 hours to get the rock-legend, who has slipped back into drugs and wild ways after personal and professional crisis. How does Green achieve this to save his career?

As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Stoller
Genres:
Comedy, Music
23. The Invention of Lying (2009)
9
2
The Invention of Lying
PG-13
9
2

Mark Bellison is a screenwriter of historical readings in an alternate universe where the concept of lying does not exist and people tell whatever is on their minds. After being fired from his job and warned of being evicted, he blurts out a lie in the bank and realizes how it can change his life forever.

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
24. True Story (2015)
11
2
True Story
R
11
2

A disgraced journalist working for the New York Times is accused of lying in a cover article. However, he eventually learns that an accused killer has taken on his identity, and is right now serving time in jail, and he is a victim of identity theft. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Finkel
Director:
Rupert Goold
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, James Franco, Maria Dizzia, Ethan Suplee
25. Funny People (2009)
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2
Funny People
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9
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
Role:
Leo Koenig
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
26. Hail, Caesar! (2016)
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2
Hail, Caesar!
PG-13
9
2

Based in 1950s Hollywood, Hail, Caesar! is a dark comedy that revolves around a movie industry 'fixer' who is tasked with investigating the disappearance of the star of a biblical epic. With a stellar star cast, this film showcases the dark side of Hollywood of that era where fixers would clean up the messes of the bigwigs of the movie business.

As:
Cast
Director:
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
27. Cyrus (2010)
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2
Cyrus
R
9
2

Soon after his ex-wife tells John about getting re-married, he meets and falls in love with Molly, the woman of his dreams. The new couple's honeymoon phase comes to a crashing end when John finds out about Molly's son Cyrus who is not too happy about sharing his mother

As:
Cast
Role:
Cyrus
Director:
Mark Duplass, Jay Duplass
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marisa Tomei, Catherine Keener, John C. Reilly, Matt Walsh
29. Why Him? (2016)
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2
Why Him?
R
9
2

Stephanie Fleming, a Stanford student, invites her family for the holidays and takes them to meet her tech-wealthy boyfriend Laird at his mansion. Her overprotective father Ned, a staid man, is not impressed with Laird and doesn’t approve of his eccentric ways. Not comfortable in Laird’s high-tech world, Ned is alarmed to learn that Laird is about to propose to his daughter. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
John Hamburg
Genres:
Comedy
31. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
9
3
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
PG
9
3

In this second installment in the Night at the Museum series, Larry learns that the exhibits will be moved to the Smithsonian Institution without the Tablet of Ahkmenrah. He soon receives a call for help from Jedediah who, along with his other friends, is under attack from Kahmunrah. Kahmunrah intends to raise an army and conquer the world. Larry now must save his friends.

As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Adventure
32. Brüno (2009)
8
2
Brüno
R
8
2

Brüno is a parodic comedy that stars the brilliant Sacha Baron Cohen as a gay Austrian fashion icon who moves to America to start a fresh life after a disastrous episode on his popular TV ruins his reputation in the German-speaking world. Through the medium of humour and satire, the film sheds light on the obnoxiousness of the fashion industry.

As:
Producer
Director:
Larry Charles
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sacha Baron Cohen, Gustaf Hammarsten, Clifford Bañagale, Chibundu Orukwowu, Chigozie Orukwowu
33. The Watch (2012)
8
2
The Watch
R
8
2

Four friends, Evan, Bob, Franklin, and Jamarcus in the town of Glenview, Ohio, form a neighborhood watch to find out who is killing their townspeople. When they discover aliens living amongst them and an alien plot to conquer the world, they must find a way to stop the invasion. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Franklin
Director:
Akiva Schaffer
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
34. The Sitter (2011)
8
2
The Sitter
R
8
2

A suspended college student is forced by his mother to babysit for her friend’s three problematic children. While in the middle of it, he receives a call from his girlfriend, who wants him to procure drugs for her party, promising to pay it back with sex. Accepting the offer, he sets off with the children, unaware of what lies ahead.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Noah Griffith
Director:
David Gordon Green
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Samira Wiley, Sam Rockwell, J.B. Smoove, Max Records
36. Evan Almighty (2007)
8
2
Evan Almighty
PG
8
2

After winning a Congress seat, news anchorman Evan Baxter moves with his family to Northern Virginia. Shockingly, he receives God’s instructions to build an ark to save the life from a forthcoming flood. Though Evan ignores initially, he soon starts getting deliveries of tools, materials and pairs of all sorts of animals, and also finds himself turning slowly into Noah.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
37. Strange Wilderness (2008)
8
2
Strange Wilderness
R
8
2

Since his father’s animal-based TV show is threatened to be cancelled, Peter decides to go to Ecuador in search of Bigfoot in an attempt to help his father save his show.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Cooker
Director:
Fred Wolf
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ernest Borgnine, Justin Long, Steve Zahn, Allen Covert
38. 73rd Golden Globe Awards (2016)
10
2
73rd Golden Globe Awards
TV-14
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Presenter
Director:
Louis J. Horvitz
Genres:
News
Star Cast:
Ricky Gervais, Jane Fonda, Channing Tatum, Jennifer Jason Leigh
40. Pancho's Pizza (2005)
8
2
Pancho's Pizza
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Hoffman
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jon Lovitz, Miko C. Brando, Marcelo Cabrera, Houston Graham

Animation(s)

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
How to Train Your Dragon
TV-PG
Plot:

On the Island of Berk, a young Viking, Hiccup wishes to join the fight against dragons and protect his village. However, he is deemed unfit for the role by his father. He still manages to capture a dragon, only to realise that he has no desire to kill it. The two instead become friends and Hiccup learns more about dragons and why they attack.

As:
Cast
Role:
Snotlout (voice)
Director:
Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure
The LEGO Movie (2014)
The LEGO Movie
TV-PG
Plot:

Emmet Brickowski is an ordinary construction worker in the Lego universe, but is mistaken to be the prophesied Special after he finds the Piece of Resistance capable of stopping the super-weapon Kragle. He is recruited into a group fighting evil Lord Business, who stole Kragle, but is terribly unprepared for the epic adventure.

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Comedy, Action, Fantasy
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
How to Train Your Dragon 2
PG
Plot:

The sequel to the beloved children’s classic How to Train Your Dragon (2010), the movie finds Hiccup and Toothless and their friends united against the power-hungry warlord Drago Bludvist. Hiccup must not only rescue the dragons from Drago’s army but reunite with his mother Valka, Stoic’s long-lost wife.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Dean DeBlois
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Action, Animation, Comedy, Adventure
The Shivering Truth (2018)
The Shivering Truth
As:
Cast
Role:
(voice) (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Michael Cera, Vernon Chatman, Starlee Kine
Megamind (2010)
Megamind
TV-PG
Plot:

A supervillain Megamind kills the superhero Metroman after a long battle and takes over the Metro City. However, with no one to challenge his authority, he is soon bored. He, thus, creates a superhero to work against him. The problem begins when the superhero begins acting like a supervillain committing various crimes. Will the supervillain now take on the mantle of superhero?

As:
Cast
Role:
Tighten (voice)
Director:
Tom McGrath
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation, Sci-Fi, Action
The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)
The LEGO Batman Movie
PG
Plot:

The movie set in DCs Lego Universe sees Batman trying to thwart his arch-nemesis Joker’s latest plans to destroy Gotham. When the Joker gets his hand on the Phantom Zone projector and recruits all the iconic villains from movies, Batman is forced to team up to stop the Joker. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris McKay
Genres:
Animation, Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Horton Hears a Who!
TV-PG
Plot:

The elephant, Horton, discovers the tiny city of Whoville and all its residents—the Whosvresiding on a speck of dust. However, he can only hear them, not see them. Horton now has to race against time and convince other jungle animals to find a more stable environment for Whoville, as none of them can actually see Whoville.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jimmy Hayward, Steve Martino
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Batman Is Just Not That Into You (2017)
Batman Is Just Not That Into You
As:
Cast
Role:
Green Lantern (voice)
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Jenny Slate, Doug Benson
Sausage Party (2016)
Sausage Party
R
Plot:

Anthropomorphic edible grocery items in the supermarket Shopwell’s believe that humans are gods who take them to a utopia called the ‘Great Beyond’. When the sausage Frank finds out that the 'Great Beyond' is a lie and they will be eaten, he devises a plan with his friends to escape the humans. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Comedy

TV Shows and Videos

Jonah Hill Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
The Wolf of Wall Street Best Comedic Performance 2014