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List of Joss Whedon Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Avengers (2012)
28
8
The Avengers
PG-13
28
8

In this first crossover film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, S.H.I.E.L.D. director Nick Fury assembles a team of superheroes, featuring Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Thor, Black Widow and Hawkeye, who must overcome their differences to tackle extraterrestrial threats posed by Asgardian Loki after he comes into possession of the powerful device Tesseract.

Directed By:
Joss Whedon
2. Serenity (2005)
26
3
Serenity
PG-13
26
3

Over 500 years in the future, humanity has colonized a new solar system in which the alliance of inner planets is up against the independent outer planets. The crew of spaceship Serenity cross paths with a psychic passenger who reveals a dangerous secret to them.

Starring:
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
3. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
22
5
Avengers: Age of Ultron
PG-13
22
5

After the Avengers retrieve Loki's scepter from a Hydra facility, Tony Stark and Bruce Banner use it to complete Stark's Ultron global defense program. However, Ultron turns against humans realizing their wrongdoings, and attacks the Avengers, eliminating Stark's A.I. J.A.R.V.I.S. The Avengers must stop a global extinction with mysterious superhuman twins, Pietro and Wanda Maximoff.

Directed By:
Joss Whedon
4. Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
14
2
Much Ado About Nothing
PG-13
14
2

This romantic comedy drama film is a retelling of Shakespeare’s famous play of the same name, in a modern setting. It revolves around two pairs of lovers, with different takes on love.

Starring:
Nathan Fillion, Fran Kranz, Reed Diamond, Alexis Denisof, Amy Acker
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
5. The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
12
1
The Cabin in the Woods
R
12
1

The American horror comedy follows five friends Dana, Jules, Curt, Holden, and Marty who arrive at a deserted cabin in the woods for a weekend. Little do they know that it is a controlled environment filled with mind-altering drugs, nightmarish creatures and they are part of a ritualistic sacrifice to save humanity from the Ancient Ones.  

Starring:
Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams
Directed By:
Drew Goddard
6. In Your Eyes (2014)
10
1
In Your Eyes
10
1

In Your Eyes is a fantasy romantic drama film, which tells the story of a neglected housewife, who starts sharing a telepathic bond with a charismatic ex-convict living in a completely different part of the country. Their bond allows them to see, hear and feel each other’s experiences.   

Starring:
Jennifer Grey, Cress Williams, Zoe Kazan, Steve Howey, Michael Stahl-David, Mark Feuerstein
Directed By:
Brin Hill
8. Justice League (2017)
13
5
Justice League
PG-13
13
5

Moved by Superman's sacrifice in the previous installment in the series, Batman joins forces with Wonder Woman to track down and recruit The Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg to form the Justice League in order to defend Earth from Steppenwolf and his legions of Parademons. However, the newly-formed superhero alliance may not be enough to stop the supervillain.

Directed By:
Zack Snyder
9. Alien Resurrection (1997)
7
2
Alien Resurrection
R
7
2

The fourth installment of the Alien film series, the movie is set in  2379, two hundred years after the events of Alien 3. Ellen Ripley is cloned and an Alien Queen is surgically removed from her body, leading to the creation of a hybrid who turns violent and kills the Alien Queen. 

Starring:
Winona Ryder, Gary Dourdan, Sigourney Weaver, Michael Wincott, Ron Perlman
Directed By:
Jean-Pierre Jeunet
11. The Coach (2012)
6
1
The Coach
6
1
Role:
The Coach
Starring:
Nick Kocher, Brian McElhaney
Directed By:
Nick Kocher, Brian McElhaney
12. The Letter Carrier (2016)
6
2
The Letter Carrier
6
2
Starring:
Candus Churchill, Julia Harnett, Tyler Layton-Olson, Serena Crouse, Mariesa Crouse
Directed By:
Jesse L. Martin, Rick Cosnett
13. The Deal (2016)
6
1
The Deal
6
1
Starring:
Alexandra Shipp, Jake Weary, Daniel Amerman, Michelle DeFraites, Bobby Soto
Directed By:
Daniel S. Kaminsky

TV Movie(s)

1. This American Life Live! (2009)
5
1
This American Life Live!
5
1
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Mike Birbiglia, Ira Glass, Dan Savage, Starlee Kine
Directed By:
David Stern

Animation(s)

Toy Story (1995)
Toy Story
TV-G
Plot:

Woody, a pull-string cowboy doll, is the favourite of his owner Andy till the arrival of spaceman figure Buzz Lightyear. Desperate to reclaim his position, he plans to do away with Buzz Lightyear. However, things take a turn when they get lost and have to join hands to escape the cruel toy killer –Sid–and return home to their owner.

Starring:
Laurie Metcalf, Tim Allen, Penn Jillette, Jim Varney, Tom Hanks, John Ratzenberger, Don Rickles
Directed By:
John Lasseter
Robot Chicken (2001)
Robot Chicken
TV-MA
Starring:
Lee Majors, Abbie Cornish, Kristin Chenoweth, Jennette McCurdy, Chris Parnell, Keith David, Kevin Bacon
Directed By:
Chris McKay, Zeb Wells, Kevin Shinick, Tom Sheppard, Matthew Senreich
Written by a Kid (2012)
Written by a Kid
Starring:
Matthew Mercer, Cassandra Peterson, Will Bowles, Josh Flaum
Directed By:
Daniel Strange, Caleb Emerson, Roque Ballesteros
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Animated Series (2004)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Animated Series
Starring:
Alyson Hannigan, Nicholas Brendon, Anthony Head, Giselle Loren
Ultimate Spider-Man (2012)
Ultimate Spider-Man
TV-Y7
Starring:
Karan Brar, Troy Baker, Tom Kenny, Billy West, Cameron Boyce, Michael Clarke Duncan, Matt Lanter
Directed By:
Alex Soto, Roy Burdine, Philip Pignotti, Tim Maltby, Jeff Allen
Astonishing X-Men (2009)
Astonishing X-Men
Starring:
Mark Hildreth, Trevor Devall, Brian Drummond, Lara Gilchrist, Ron Halder
Directed By:
Mauro Casalese, John Cassaday, Jesse Cote
Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
TV-PG
Plot:

One of Walt Disney’s best animated films, Atlantis: The Lost Empire is the story of a modest museum employee who sets out on an expedition to locate the submerged civilization with a diverse crew. But when they finally reach the continent he is forced to go against his companions, who plan to steal the mystery crystal from the aging king and his beautiful daughter. 

Starring:
Jim Cummings, Leonard Nimoy, Michael J. Fox, Corey Burton, James Garner, Jim Varney, Claudia Christian
Directed By:
Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 8 Motion Comic (2011)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 8 Motion Comic
TV-14
Starring:
Kelly Albanese, Marcus Ashley, Alex Collins, Tauvia Dawn, Jon Huybrecht
Directed By:
Jeff Shuter
Titan A.E. (2000)
Titan A.E.
PG
Plot:

In not so distance future, the earth is attacked by a pure energy based alien race known as the Drej. Realizing the danger, a top scientist sends away his teenage son, secretly encoding a map to the Titan in a ring he gives to him. Now a young man, it falls upon him to find Titan and save the humanity from total destruction. 

Starring:
John Leguizamo, Drew Barrymore, Bill Pullman, Matt Damon, Nathan Lane, Alex D. Linz, Jim Cummings
Directed By:
Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, Art Vitello
Spider-Woman, Agent of S.W.O.R.D. (2009)
Spider-Woman, Agent of S.W.O.R.D.
TV-14
Starring:
Jolynn Carpenter, Nicolette Reed
Directed By:
Joe Quesada, Jeffrey Hedquist
Atlantis: Milo's Return (2003)
Atlantis: Milo's Return
G
Starring:
Thomas F. Wilson, Corey Burton, John Mahoney, Don Novello, James Arnold Taylor
Directed By:
Victor Cook, Toby Shelton, Tad Stones

TV Shows and Videos

Firefly (2002)
Firefly
TV-14
Starring:
Zac Efron, Adam Baldwin, Nathan Fillion, Summer Glau, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin, Adam Baldwin
Directed By:
Vern Gillum, Joss Whedon, Tim Minear
The Office (2005)
The Office
TV-PG
Starring:
Stephen Colbert, Ray Romano, Mindy Kaling, Ed Begley Jr., Ken Jeong, John Krasinski, Cloris Leachman
Directed By:
Joss Whedon, Paul Feig, Randall Einhorn, Ken Kwapis, Greg Daniels
The Making of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)
The Making of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
Starring:
Felicia Day, Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Maurissa Tancharoen, Zack Whedon, Jed Whedon
Directed By:
Ethan Shaftel
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
TV-PG
Starring:
Felicia Day, Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Simon Helberg, Jed Whedon
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice (2009)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
Veronica Mars (2004)
Veronica Mars
TV-14
Starring:
Rider Strong, Lucy Lawless, Jane Lynch, Paris Hilton, Michael Cera, Krysten Ritter, Paul Rudd
Directed By:
John T. Kretchmer, Nick Marck, Michael Fields, Harry Winer, Jason Bloom
Commentary! The Musical (2008)
Commentary! The Musical
Starring:
Felicia Day, Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Simon Helberg, David Fury
Directed By:
Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
TV-14
Starring:
Bianca Lawson, Rachel Sarah Bilson, John Ritter, Wentworth Miller, Kal Penn, Joel Grey, Sarah Michelle Gellar
Directed By:
David Grossman, Michael Lange, Bruce Seth Green, Marita Grabiak, David Semel
Angel (1999)
Angel
Starring:
Josh Holloway, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Julie Benz, David Boreanaz, Eliza Dushku, Bai Ling, Summer Glau
Directed By:
Michael Grossman, John Blush, Terrence O'Hara, David Grossman, Michael Lange
Con Man (2015)
Con Man
Starring:
Laura Vandervoort, Milo Ventimiglia, Sean Astin, Candice Patton, Tricia Helfer, Wil Wheaton, Henry Rollins
Directed By:
Alan Tudyk, Anthony Leonardi III
CollegeHumor Originals (2006)
CollegeHumor Originals
Starring:
Simon Pegg, Chevy Chase, Patton Oswalt, Hugh Jackman, Milana Vayntrub, Michelle Rodriguez, Rainn Wilson
Directed By:
Matthew Pollock, Ryan Anthony Martin, Michael Schaubach, Tim Wilkime, Vincent Peone
Dollhouse (2009)
Dollhouse
TV-14
Starring:
Janina Gavankar, Rick Fox, Olivia Williams, Eliza Dushku, Patton Oswalt, Summer Glau, Felicia Day
Directed By:
Félix Enríquez Alcalá, David Straiton, Dwight H. Little, Joss Whedon, Tim Minear
Husbands (2011)
Husbands
Starring:
Mekhi Phifer, Tricia Helfer, Janina Gavankar, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Brad Bell, Sean Hemeon
Directed By:
Jeff Greenstein
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
TV-PG
Starring:
Edward James Olmos, Kyle MacLachlan, Drea de Matteo, Chloe Bennet, Bill Paxton, Patrick Warburton, Elizabeth Henstridge
Directed By:
Vincent Misiano, Michael Zinberg, David Straiton, Bobby Roth, Milan Cheylov
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2002)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
T
Starring:
Alyson Hannigan, David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Nicholas Brendon, Anthony Head
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds (2003)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds
T
Starring:
Eliza Dushku, Kari Wahlgren, Nicholas Brendon, Anthony Head, James Marsters, Giselle Loren
Another Period (2015)
Another Period
TV-14
Starring:
Jemaine Clement, Chelsea Peretti, Lou Diamond Phillips, Missi Pyle, Cedric the Entertainer, Ben Stiller, Jason Ritter
Directed By:
Jeremy Konner
Roseanne (1988)
Roseanne
TV-PG
Starring:
Dina Merrill, Bob Odenkirk, Joanna Lumley, Tony Curtis, Fred Willard, Dawn Wells, Debbie Reynolds
Directed By:
Gail Mancuso, Andrew D. Weyman, John Pasquin, John Whitesell, Philip Charles MacKenzie
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014)
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce
TV-14
Starring:
Daniel Lissing, Alanna Ubach, Bernadette Peters, Lesley Ann Warren, Denise Richards, Carrie Fisher, Laverne Cox
Directed By:
Robert Duncan McNeill, Brian Dannelly, Adam Brooks, Silver Tree, Millicent Shelton
Glee (2009)
Glee
TV-PG
Starring:
Naya Rivera, Aisha Tyler, Grant Gustin, Melissa Benoist, Whoopi Goldberg, Victor Garber, Molly Shannon
Directed By:
Joss Whedon, Bradley Buecker, Brad Falchuk, Eric Stoltz, Paris Barclay
Muffy the Vampire Layer (1992)
Muffy the Vampire Layer
Starring:
P.J. Sparxx, Lacy Rose, Sunset Thomas, Steve Drake, Biff Malibu
Directed By:
Jean-Pierre Ferrand
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2000)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
Parenthood (1990)
Parenthood
Starring:
Leonardo DiCaprio, David Arquette, Ed Begley Jr., Jayne Atkinson, Max Elliott Slade, Thora Birch, Zachary La Voy
Directed By:
Allan Arkush, Matia Karrell, Alan Myerson, Betty Thomas
Buffy the Vampire Layer (1997)
Buffy the Vampire Layer
X
Starring:
Kristi Myst, Michael Hurt, Zasu Knight, Lancaster Merrin, Alec Metro
Directed By:
Jack Stephen
Buffy the Vampire Slayer XXX: A Parody (2012)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer XXX: A Parody
X
Starring:
Lexi Belle, Rocco Reed, Jessie Andrews, Kris Slater, Ash Hollywood
Directed By:
Lee Roy Myers
Forgotten Memories (2007)
Forgotten Memories
Starring:
Emma Langley, Katie Elliot, Jason Stojanovski, Courtney Lee, Ali Cavenagh
Directed By:
Darren K. Hawkins
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Wrath of the Darkhul King (2003)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Wrath of the Darkhul King
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Quest for Oz (2004)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Quest for Oz
Directed By:
Joss Whedon
Dollplay (2009)
Dollplay
Starring:
Hailee Araya
Directed By:
Hugo Lilja

Joss Whedon Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs 2009