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List of Kieran Culkin Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
15
2
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
PG-13
15
2

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
2. Home Alone (1990)
15
3
Home Alone
PG
15
3

Home Alone is a classic family comedy that revolves around a small boy who is accidentally left behind at home while his entire extended family embarks on a Christmas holiday to Paris. A popular movie around Christmas time, it stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, whose brilliant attempts at saving his home from two burglars provide plenty of laughs.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Macaulay Culkin, John Candy, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Roberts Blossom
3. The Cider House Rules (1999)
13
2
The Cider House Rules
PG-13
13
2

Orphan Homer Wells is lovingly brought up in a Maine orphanage by Dr. Wilbur Larch, who performs secret abortions for people in need. As Homer grows up skillful in obstetrical duties he leaves the orphanage because he doesn’t agree with Larch on abortion, but quickly starts questioning his choices after he starts working at an apple orchard.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama, Romance
4. The Mighty (1998)
13
2
The Mighty
PG-13
13
2

The Mighty is a comedy drama film which revolves around Kevin, a boy who is smart, but has a weak body. His life takes a turn when he meets Maxwell, a boy who is ridiculed for his huge size. Since they are both outcasts, an unlikely friendship soon develops between the two.

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Chelsom
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
5. The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)
12
2
The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
R
12
2

The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is a comedy drama film which revolves around a group of Catholic school friends, who are caught drawing an obscene comic book by Sister Assumpta. They decide to plan a heist, as an act of revenge, unaware that it will change their lives.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Tim Sullivan
Director:
Peter Care
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jena Malone, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Jodie Foster, Vincent D'Onofrio, Emile Hirsch
6. Igby Goes Down (2002)
13
2
Igby Goes Down
R
13
2

Defiant and sardonic 17-year-old Jason ‘Igby’ Slocumb Jr. doesn’t leave any opportunity to rebel against his severe, moneyed East Coast family. Feeling stifled by the expectations of the wealthy family that comprised of a schizophrenic and institutionalized father; a self-centered, detached mother; and a young Republican for an older brother, Igby tries to break away in search of a better world out there.

As:
Cast
Role:
Igby
Director:
Burr Steers
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
7. Lymelife (2008)
12
2
Lymelife
R
12
2

The life of Charlie Bragg, a hapless husband and father, is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with Lyme disease. His wife takes a job working for their neighbor, Mickey Bartlett. But problem is that Mickey is a womanizer, something even which his wife is aware of. Meanwhile Adrianna, the Bragg’s teen daughter and Scott, the Bartlett’s teen son, try to maintain their sanity as tensions continue to rise.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Derick Martini
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Emma Roberts, Cynthia Nixon, Timothy Hutton, Jill Hennessy
8. Music of the Heart (1999)
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3
Music of the Heart
PG
12
3

Roberta starts afresh after being abandoned by her husband. She starts teaching violin to underprivileged children in New York. Though, initially principal Janet and the students resist the learning, yet the program becomes a hit and gets recognition from the public. However, after a decade the program is suddenly shut due to budget crunch and Roberta along with Janet and her former pupils work towards holding a concert in order to raise funds.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
9. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
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2
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
PG
13
2

Kevin McCallister and his family plan a Christmas vacation in Miami but Kevin accidentally boards a wrong plane and lands in New York, where he befriends a toy shop owner and a homeless pigeon lady. Also in New York are his old foes, Harry and Marv, who plan to burgle the toy store. Kevin of course is ready to trap and hand them back to the police.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
10. Father of the Bride (1991)
13
2
Father of the Bride
PG
13
2

Overprotective father George Banks' life is turned upside down when his 22 years old daughter, Annie, returns from Europe to announce she is engaged to Bryan MacKenzie. Despite Bryan being a good match, what follows is a hilarious tale of George causing one disaster after another as he tries to come to terms with the wedding. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matty Banks
Director:
Charles Shyer
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
11. Paper Man (2009)
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3
Paper Man
R
11
3

Paper Man is a comedy drama film which tells the story of a failed novelist named Richard Dunn who is suffering from writer’s block. He is emotionally dependent on his imaginary superhero friend Captain Excellent. His life takes an interesting turn after he develops a friendship with a teen girl named Abby.

As:
Cast
Role:
Christopher
Director:
Kieran Mulroney, Michele Mulroney
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
12. Margaret (2011)
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3
Margaret
R
12
3

Lisa Cohen interacts with a bus driver, running alongside his bus, but this makes him distracted which leads to a fatal accident. Lisa accuses the driver of being responsible for the accident and the death of the woman who died in her arms. She files a lawsuit against the driver as well, but she ends up losing.

As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Lonergan
Genres:
Drama
13. Only the Lonely (1991)
11
3
Only the Lonely
PG-13
11
3

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:
14. Father of the Bride Part II (1995)
12
2
Father of the Bride Part II
PG
12
2

In this sequel to ‘Father of the Bride,’ George Banks, who is just getting used to his daughter being married, receives the news of her pregnancy. While trying to get accustomed to the idea of being a grandfather, his wife, Nina, surprises him with the news of her pregnancy. To add to the chaos, Franck is invited to plan the baby showers.

As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Shyer
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Eugene Levy, George Newbern, Kimberly Williams-Paisley
15. Wiener-Dog (2016)
11
3
Wiener-Dog
R
11
3

Weiner-Dog is a drama film which revolves around a dachshund, who changes homes, going from one owner to the other. It experiences bizarre moments due to the dysfunctional lives of its owners, before the dog finally finds its true home.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Brandon
Director:
Todd Solondz
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Greta Gerwig, Danny DeVito, Julie Delpy, Tracy Letts
16. She's All That (1999)
10
3
She's All That
PG-13
10
3

High school hotshot, Zackary Siler’s popularity falls when his hot narcissistic girlfriend, Taylor, dumps him. To get back his popularity, he takes a bet with his friend Dean, that he can convert any high school girl into the Prom Queen. Zack has his work cut out when Dean selects unpopular introvert Laney Boggs. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Iscove
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
17. Nowhere to Run (1993)
11
2
Nowhere to Run
R
11
2

The film revolves around an escaped convict named Sam, who finds himself in a farmland owned by a widow. He soon comes to know that a ruthless contractor is attempting to take over her land, Sam decides to help her fight.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mike 'Mookie' Anderson
Director:
Robert Harmon
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Jean-Claude Van Damme, Joss Ackland, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Rosanna Arquette, Ted Levine, Tiffany Taubman
18. It Runs in the Family (1994)
10
3
It Runs in the Family
PG
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ralph 'Ralphie' Parker
Director:
Bob Clark
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Charles Grodin, Mary Steenburgen, Glenn Shadix, Jean Shepherd, Al Mancini
20. Approaching a Breakthrough (2017)
11
2
Approaching a Breakthrough
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Norman
Director:
Noah Pritzker
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Mae Whitman, Justine Lupe, Jeanine Serralles, Sharon Washington
21. Infinity Baby (2017)
11
3
Infinity Baby
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben
Director:
Bob Byington
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally, Martin Starr, Stephen Root
22. Quitters (2015)
11
2
Quitters
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Noah Pritzker
Genres:
Drama, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mira Sorvino, Greg Germann, Kara Hayward, Ben Konigsberg
23. Amanda (1996)
10
3
Amanda
PG
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Biddle Farnsworth
Director:
Bobby Roth
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Dennis Haysbert, Alice Krige, Chris Mulkey, Erik von Detten

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Succession (2018)
Succession
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Role:
Roman Roy (10 episodes, 2018)
Director:
Adam McKay, Adam Arkin, Mark Mylod, Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alan Ruck, Brian Cox, Peter Friedman, Nicholas Braun
Go Fish (2001)
Go Fish
As:
Cast
Role:
Andy 'Fish' Troutner (5 episodes, 2001)
Director:
Arlene Sanford, Danny Leiner
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Will Friedle, Joe Flaherty, Molly Cheek