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List of Kristen Wiig Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Martian (2015)
18
2
The Martian
PG-13
18
2

Adapted from Andy Weir’s 2011 novel of the same name, the film portrays the struggle of an astronaut, Mark Watney, after he gets left behind by his crew who think he died in a powerful storm. He strives to survive on Mars and uses scientific wisdom to send signals to earth. Meanwhile a team of international scientists collaborate to bring him back to earth

As:
Cast
Role:
Annie Montrose
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
2. Her (2013)
13
2
Her
R
13
2

Theodore Twombly is a highly sensitive loner whose professional qualification is writing soulful personal letters for others. Depressed over his impending divorce, he decides to install the latest artificially intelligent operating system Samantha, which has a bright voice and a consciousness. He begins to doubt himself as he gradually develops a romantic relationship with his AI assistant.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Romance, Drama
3. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
13
4
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
PG
13
4

Daydreamer Walter Mitty, the negative assets manager of Life magazine, finds his job at risk when the publication decides to go online. Matters complicate further when the negative 25 which is to be used for the cover of the last edition goes missing. To find Sean, the photographer, Walter steps out of his ordinary life and embarks on a real life adventurous journey around the world.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cheryl Melhoff
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Patton Oswalt, Shirley MacLaine, Sean Penn, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn, Terence Bernie Hines
4. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
11
2
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
R
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
5. Paul (2011)
16
2
Paul
R
16
2

British comic book enthusiasts Graeme Willy and Clive Gollings take a trip through America's UFO heartland and meet Paul, an alien attempting to flee Earth after 60 years of imprisonment. While helping Paul reach his spaceship at Area 51 avoiding FBI Special Agent Zoil, the nerd duo inadvertently abducts a religious woman whose father is also hunting them.

As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Mottola
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
6. Bridesmaids (2011)
18
2
Bridesmaids
R
18
2

Annie’s life is in a mess – her bakery business has failed, her boyfriend has left her and she has to share her room with two not so likeable people. So when her best friend Lillian invites her to be the maid of honour at her wedding, she is happy. But then, she has a rival in the affluent and beautiful Helen who too considers Lillian as her BFF.          

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Annie
Director:
Paul Feig
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Gut-Wrenching Performance
7. Mother! (2017)
13
3
Mother!
R
13
3

The psychological horror follows the story of Mother, a young woman married to Him, an acclaimed writer. When random strangers start arriving at their house and behaving rudely with her, Mother gets angry and asks them to leave. Later, she becomes pregnant but Him’s followers turn up to their house with tragic consequences. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Horror
8. The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
13
2
The Diary of a Teenage Girl
R
13
2

The Diary of a Teenage Girl is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of a fifteen year old girl living in the 1970s in San Francisco, who starts having an affair with her mother’s lover.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlotte
Director:
Marielle Heller
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Margarita Levieva, Christopher Meloni, Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, Willie
10. Knocked Up (2007)
11
4
Knocked Up
R
11
4

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
11. Whip It (2009)
11
2
Whip It
PG-13
11
2

Bliss Cavendar is a misfit who is forced into beauty pageants against her wishes by her loving but controlling mother. When Bliss discovers roller derby, while on a trip to Austin, she realizes her potential and quickly becomes a star player named Babe Ruthless. Thanks to roller derby, Bliss is able to make life-altering decisions.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon, Ellen Page, Juliette Lewis, Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen
12. The Skeleton Twins (2014)
13
2
The Skeleton Twins
R
13
2

Maggie and Milo Dean, the twins estranged for ten years, lead separate lives. After Milo’s attempted suicide, Maggie invites him to stay with her and her husband. As the two reconnect, they examine their lives and their own inadequacies, realizing that if they wish to put their lives right, they have to accept their pasts and restore their relationship with each other.

As:
Cast
Role:
Maggie Dean
Director:
Craig Johnson
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
13. Adventureland (2009)
12
2
Adventureland
R
12
2

After his parents fail to fund his long-awaited summer trip to Europe, newly graduate James Brennan takes a summer job at local amusement park Adventureland. He gradually develops feelings for his co-worker Emily Lewin, but their relationship gets complicated as she is secretly having an affair, while he is distracted by seductive rides operator Lisa P.

As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Mottola
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
14. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
13
2
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
R
13
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
15. Ghost Town (2008)
11
2
Ghost Town
PG-13
11
2

Socially-awkward dentist, Bertram Pincus, almost dies during a surgical procedure and incredibly, is revived after 7 minutes. Following this, he realizes that he can see and connect with ghosts, who are now after him to solve their problems. One of them, Frank Herlihy, badgers him to break up the forthcoming wedding of his widow, Gwen. Now, where will this lead Bertram to?

As:
Cast
Director:
David Koepp
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ricky Gervais, Alan Ruck, Greg Kinnear, Danai Gurira, Jordan Carlos, Brian Hutchison, Dequina Moore
17. Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar (2021)
11
2
Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sharon Gordon Fisherman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
18. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
11
3
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
PG-13
11
3

As a sequel to a 2004 film, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a 1980s-themed comedy that revolves around a San Diego news anchor, Ron Burgundy, who moves to New York to join a 24-hour news channel along with his former colleagues. Starring Will Ferrell as Burgundy, and other major stars, this film features family drama and hilarious professional rivalry too.

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam McKay
Genres:
Comedy
19. All Good Things (2010)
9
2
All Good Things
R
9
2

Based on a true story, the film revolves around an insecure son of a powerful New York real estate tycoon, who marries a beautiful and free spirited student from working class background. Their once loving relationship begins to deteriorate once she becomes pregnant and very soon she contemplates leaving him. Then one day she goes missing. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Jarecki
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Romance, Drama
20. Bill (2007)
9
2
Bill
R
9
2

Bill is a disheartened man as his wife neglects him as well as cheats on him. However, a rebellious teenager decides to help him win back his wife.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Bernie Goldmann, Melisa Wallack
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
21. Date Night (2010)
9
3
Date Night
PG-13
9
3

Married Couple Phil and Claire Foster lead boring domestic lives and decide to go on a date night to a modern Manhattan restaurant. On reaching, Phil decides to impersonate the no-show Tripplehorns to get a reservation. Mistaken identities then lead to a life-threatening chase by corrupt cops and mobsters. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
22. Friends with Kids (2011)
11
2
Friends with Kids
R
11
2

Friends with Kids is a romantic comedy drama film, which tells the story of Julie and Jason, who are best friends, but decide to have a baby together while keeping their relationship platonic. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Missy
Director:
Jennifer Westfeldt
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jon Hamm, Megan Fox, Maya Rudolph, Chris O'Dowd, Adam Scott
23. Hateship Loveship (2013)
11
2
Hateship Loveship
R
11
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Johanna Parry
Director:
Liza Johnson
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Guy Pearce, Sami Gayle
24. Extract (2009)
10
3
Extract
R
10
3

Joel, who is the owner of an extract plant, struggles with various personal and professional problems, such as his wife whom he thinks may be unfaithful, and his employees who want to take advantage of him. Things take an interesting turn, when Cindy, a con artist, takes up a job at his company, after reading an article about a guy losing his testicle in a factory accident. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Suzie
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
26. Masterminds (2016)
11
3
Masterminds
PG-13
11
3

Employees of a company, plot, plan and recruit fellow colleagues to rob their employer. The 2016 American crime comedy movie is based on the real life Loomis Fargo robbery in North Carolina in 1997.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kelly
Director:
Jared Hess
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Kate McKinnon, Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Zach Galifianakis, Ross Kimball
27. Welcome to Me (2014)
9
3
Welcome to Me
R
9
3

Welcome to Me is a comedy drama film which tells the story of Alice Kleig, who is mentally unbalanced, and lives on disability benefits. Her life takes a turn when she wins a lottery of $ 86 million. She quits her medication and buys a talk show to broadcast her bizarre opinions on various subjects.    

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Alice Klieg
Director:
Shira Piven
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
28. Semi-Pro (2008)
9
2
Semi-Pro
R
9
2

Jackie Moon, a singer of 1970s, buys an ABA basketball team, Flint Michigan Tropics, with the proceeding from his only hit single. But ABA plans to merge with NBA where only top-4 teams will move; as Tropics is the worst team it is in danger of closing. Jackie, the owner-couch-player of Tropics and his team need to work a miracle and win. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Kent Alterman
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
29. Downsizing (2017)
9
2
Downsizing
9
2

Paul Safranek, and his wife, Audrey, decide to take part in a process where scientists shrink people down to miniature size, to live in small communities. Although the procedure is irreversible, the people are able to live a life of wealth and leisure as it helps cut down on the consumption of resources. However, Paul eventually learns that his tiny suburb comes with its own set of problems. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Audrey Safranek
Director:
Alexander Payne
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Drama
30. Nasty Baby (2015)
10
2
Nasty Baby
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Polly
Director:
Sebastián Silva
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mark Margolis, Reg E. Cathey, Tunde Adebimpe, Sebastián Silva
31. MacGruber (2010)
10
3
MacGruber
R
10
3

This American action-comedy is based on the Saturday Night Live sketch of the same name which is a parody of the action-adventure TV series MacGyver. The movie has bagged the title of a cult classic since its release in 2010.

As:
Cast
Role:
Vicki
Director:
Jorma Taccone
Genres:
Action, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Will Forte, Maya Rudolph, Val Kilmer, Powers Boothe
32. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
10
3
Wonder Woman 1984
PG-13
10
3

Wonder Woman a.k.a. Diana Prince lives quietly among human beings and tries to maintain a low profile, during the Cold War.  However, she soon comes across Maxwell Lord, a cunning and powerful businessman, and the Cheetah, a villainess, who possesses superhuman strength and agility.

As:
Cast
Role:
Barbara Minerva
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy
33. Ghostbusters (2016)
10
2
Ghostbusters
PG-13
10
2

The remake of the 1984 classic Ghostbusters, follows paranormal researchers Abigail Yates, Erin Gilbert, Jilian Holtzman, and Patty Tolan. They take up the mantle of the Ghostbusters to stop occultist Rowan North who is summoning an army of deadly ghosts to bring an end to the world. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Erin Gilbert
Director:
Paul Feig
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy
35. Unaccompanied Minors (2006)
9
1
Unaccompanied Minors
PG
9
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Feig
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Mindy Kaling, Teri Garr, Tyler James Williams, Gia Mantegna, Lewis Black, Wilmer Valderrama
36. Zoolander 2 (2016)
8
1
Zoolander 2
PG-13
8
1

After leading reclusive lives away from modeling world for long time, models Derek and Hansel are enlisted by Interpol to investigate a series of murders of celebrities who died with a Zoolander-special ‘Blue Steel’ look. As they meet special agent Valentina Valencia at Rome fashion event, they uncover a sinister plot designed by fashion-magnate Mugatu, who is after the ‘Fountain of Youth.’  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
38. One Night Only (2009)
11
3
One Night Only
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Director:
Chadd Harbold
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Music, Short
Star Cast:
Brian Petsos, Garret Dillahunt, Amy Seimetz, Matthew Houck
39. Life, Death and Mini-Golf (2004)
11
3
Life, Death and Mini-Golf
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Randy Kent
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Akman, Joel Bryant, Nick Diltz, Adam Donshik
40. Lightningface (2016)
10
3
Lightningface
10
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Katherine
Director:
Brian Petsos
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Short
Star Cast:
Oscar Isaac, Tim Rock, Erika Rankin, Julie Petsos
41. Confessions of a Tooth Fairy (2006)
10
2
Confessions of a Tooth Fairy
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Fairuza
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Melinda Hill
42. Sticky Minds (2010)
9
2
Sticky Minds
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Loretta
Director:
Bryan Gaynor
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Brian Petsos, Nicolina Capitanio, Robert Rossi
43. Boobie (2011)
9
3
Boobie
9
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Bryan Gaynor
Genres:
Short, Fantasy, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elijah Wood, Brian Petsos
44. Miss Famous (2015)
9
2
Miss Famous
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Shadae Lamar Smith
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Jimmy Kimmel, Ella Anderson, Tony Cox, Joshua James Davis
45. The Enigma with a Stigma (2006)
8
2
The Enigma with a Stigma
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Rhett Smith
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Elise Cox, Peter Jason, Brian Palermo, Michael Naughton
46. Pretty Bird (2008)
8
1
Pretty Bird
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Mandy Riddle
Director:
Paul Schneider
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Giamatti, Billy Crudup, David Hornsby, Elizabeth Marvel

TV Movie(s)

48. A Deadly Adoption (2015)
8
2
A Deadly Adoption
TV-14
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Benson
Director:
Rachel Goldenberg
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jessica Lowndes, Will Ferrell, Jake Weary, Alyvia Alyn Lind
49. June (2004)
10
2
June
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Hutson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Felicia Day, Ellen Geer, Cindy Dolenc, Chris Henry Coffey
50. A Very Gilly Christmas (2009)
10
2
A Very Gilly Christmas
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Gilly
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Paul Miller, Dave Wilson, Don Roy King, Akiva Schaffer
Genres:
Comedy
51. My Life, Inc. (2004)
7
1
My Life, Inc.
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Terry Hughes
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Adam Goldberg, Conor Dubin, Richard Kind, Aisha Tyler

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
Director:
Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure
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
Despicable Me (2010)
Despicable Me
TV-PG
Plot:

Gru, a supervillain with an army of minions, decides to pull of the greatest heist in history by stealing the moon after his rival Vector successfully steals the Great Pyramid of Giza. He gets more than he bargained for when he adopts three cookie-selling orphan girls to infiltrate Vector's impenetrable base to retrieve a shrink-ray gun he needs.

As:
Cast
Director:
Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Animation, Comedy
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Despicable Me 2
TV-PG
Plot:

The computer-animated comedy film Despicable Me 2 follows the adventures of Felonious Gru, a former supervillain turned father, and Lucy Wilde, an Anti-Villain League agent, who work together to solve the mystery of the theft of a highly potent mutagen known as PX-41. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucy
Director:
Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Family, Animation, Sci-Fi
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
PG
Plot:

Feeling lonely as the woolly mammoths are starting a family, Sid the sloth adopts three huge eggs that he accidentally finds beneath ice. However, when a Tyrannosaurus rex, looking for her babies, takes Sid along into a dangerous underground world full of large animals, the rest of the herd join the one-eyed weasel Buck in a rescue adventure.

As:
Cast
Director:
Carlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Action, Family, Adventure
Despicable Me 3 (2017)
Despicable Me 3
PG
Plot:

Former super-villain turned agent for Anti-Villain League (AVL), Gru, is fired by the AVL for failing to capture Balthazar Bratt, a former child actor turned evil. While the mischievous minions hope, Gru will now return to crime, instead, he travels to Freedonia to meet his long lost twin brother, Dru, and they team up to bring Balthazar down. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucy
Director:
Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin, Eric Guillon
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Family, Adventure, Animation, Action
Star Cast:
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
Director:
Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Comedy

TV Shows and Videos

Home Purchasing Club (2006)
Home Purchasing Club
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian K. Roberts
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jonathan Mangum, Sean Masterson, Leah Stanko Mangum
The Joe Schmo Show (2003)
The Joe Schmo Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Danny Salles, Tom Stern, Sean Travis
Genres:
Comedy, Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Ralph Garman
Global Warming (2008)
Global Warming
As:
Cast
Role:
Kristine
Director:
Michael Shapiro
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mindy Kaling, Aasif Mandvi, Alissa Jessup, Oliver Vaquer

Kristen Wiig Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
Bridesmaids Best Gut-Wrenching Performance 2012