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List of Louis C.K. Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010)
12
2
Louis C.K.: Hilarious
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Jesse Newman
Awards:
Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album
2. Trumbo (2015)
11
2
Trumbo
R
11
2

Based on the 1977 biographical novel by Bruce Alexander Cook, the film follows the life of the celebrated Hollywood screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, later blacklisted for his political belief. Focusing on his all-round struggles, which forced him to ghostwrite many award winning scripts, the film tells us how he overcame his troubles to receive his due. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Biography, Drama
3. American Hustle (2013)
11
2
American Hustle
R
11
2

FBI agent Richie DiMaso catches two con artists and lovers—Irving and Sydney—in a loan scam and compels them to set up detailed sting operations to nab corrupt politicians and mafia including the Mayor, Carmine Polito. Meanwhile Rosalyn, Irving’s unpredictable wife, has her own interests and can ruin the entire operation.

As:
Cast
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Drama, Crime
4. Blue Jasmine (2013)
11
2
Blue Jasmine
PG-13
11
2

Jasmine Francis’s life is a mess – her wealthy husband was arrested for forgery and he committed suicide; she is a complete broke and has suffered a nervous breakdown and is consuming too much alcohol and anti-anxiety medicine. She moves in with her working class sister and decides to improve her present but in doing so, chooses a path of deception.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama
5. Role Models (2008)
10
2
Role Models
R
10
2

Two energy drink salesmen, Danny and Wheeler, are instructed to complete 150 service hours to avoid going to jail for unruly behavior. Assigned to a mentoring program as ‘Role Models’ to younger troublemakers, they initially find it difficult, but soon get along with their charges. However, they get thrown out of the program following some blunders. Do they finally clear their names?

As:
Cast
Director:
David Wain
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Rudd, Jane Lynch, Ken Jeong, Elizabeth Banks, Seann William Scott, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
7. The Invention of Lying (2009)
10
2
The Invention of Lying
PG-13
10
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:
Greg
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
9. The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014)
8
2
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
R
8
2

Henry Altmann is always upset and angry. However, when his doctor tells him that he is suffering from a brain aneurysm and will die within 90 minutes, he decides to make peace with his friends and family.

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Alden Robinson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
11. I Think I Love My Wife (2007)
8
2
I Think I Love My Wife
R
8
2

Richard is a married man, but thinks of spending time with other women. His morals are tested when he is visited by the former mistress of an old friend.

As:
Writer
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
12. Down to Earth (2001)
9
2
Down to Earth
PG-13
9
2

Down to Earth is a comedy film which revolves around an aspiring comedian who dies before his actual time. Therefore he is given a second shot at life, by being placed in the body of a wealthy but much-disliked businessman.  

As:
Writer
Director:
Paul Weitz, Chris Weitz
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
13. Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins (2008)
9
2
Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins
PG-13
9
2

Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of Dr R J Stevens, a successful talk-show host, who has millions of fans, but has cut off his ties to his parents and his hometown. However, he reluctantly agrees to attend the 50th anniversary of his parents, along with his wife and his ten year old son.

As:
Cast
Director:
Malcolm D. Lee
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
14. Pootie Tang (2001)
9
2
Pootie Tang
PG-13
9
2

Pootie Tang rises to fame for his heroic acts, and becomes a good influence for the children of America. However, LecterCorp, an industrialist learns about his positive influence to society, and therefore sends his right-hand lady to seduce Pootie Tang.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Musical, Comedy
15. Ice Cream (1993)
10
2
Ice Cream
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Laura Kightlinger, Craig Anton, Rick Shapiro, Mike Ivy
16. Tomorrow Night (1998)
9
2
Tomorrow Night
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Carell, Amy Poehler, Wanda Sykes, Jim Earl, Frank Senger, Todd Barry
17. Tuna (2013)
9
2
Tuna
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Clint
Director:
Bob Byington
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Nick Offerman, Kevin Corrigan, David Krumholtz, Suzy Nakamura, Damian Young
18. Caesar's Salad (1990)
8
2
Caesar's Salad
8
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sarah Silverman, Ray Romano, Dave Attell, Neal Brennan, Todd Barry, Dave Allen

TV Movie(s)

1. Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007)
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3
Louis C.K.: Shameless
TV-MA
13
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Steven J. Santos
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
2. Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (2008)
13
3
Louis C.K.: Chewed Up
TV-MA
13
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Shannon Hartman, Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
3. Louis C.K. Oh My God (2013)
12
2
Louis C.K. Oh My God
TV-MA
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
4. Louis C.K. 2017 (2017)
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2
Louis C.K. 2017
TV-MA
11
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
5. Before We Made It (2012)
12
2
Before We Made It
12
2
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Andy Ackerman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ashley Tisdale, Ann Morgan Guilbert, Ryan Hansen, Dan Byrd, Jim Meskimen
6. Saint Louie (2004)
12
2
Saint Louie
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Louie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Evan Handler, Cynthia Watros, Amayla Early, Bryn Early
7. Pulp Comics: Louis C.K.'s Filthy Stupid Talent Show (1999)
12
2
Pulp Comics: Louis C.K.'s Filthy Stupid Talent Show
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Joe Perota
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Earl, Hugh Fink, Pete Correale, Patrick J.P. Duffy
8. Untitled Louis C.K. HBO Project (2007)
12
2
Untitled Louis C.K. HBO Project
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Abraham Alvarez, Brielle Barbusca, Max Behren, Nancy Shayne
9. Best of the Chris Rock Show: Volume 2 (2001)
11
2
Best of the Chris Rock Show: Volume 2
11
2
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Rock, Vernon Campbell, Wanda Sykes, Dominic Bogart, Jaime Walls
10. Hello There (1995)
10
2
Hello There
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Man on Street / Voice on Tape
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ron Lynch, Gilda Conrad, Paul Kozlowski, Richard Abernathy
11. Barry Crimmins: Whatever Threatens You (2016)
10
2
Barry Crimmins: Whatever Threatens You
10
2
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Barry Crimmins
12. Lucky Louie: The Making of a Sitcom (2006)
9
2
Lucky Louie: The Making of a Sitcom
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Louie
Director:
Ilene Findler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Pamela Adlon, Jim Norton
13. Highjacker (1995)
9
2
Highjacker
9
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Todd Barry, Rick Shapiro, Mike Bocchetti, David Dean
14. Brunch (1995)
8
2
Brunch
8
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rick Shapiro

Animation(s)

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
The Secret Life of Pets
PG
Plot:

A spoilt Jack Russel Terrier named Max finds himself in trouble because of the cat Ozone, when he tries to get rid of Max, his owner’s new dog. When they are rescued on their way to the pound by the leader of abandoned pets, a rabbit named Snowball, they must find a way back to their home. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Max
Director:
Yarrow Cheney, Chris Renaud
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (2006)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse
TV-14
As:
Writer
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Robert Smigel, James Signorelli, David Wachtenheim, Robert Marianetti
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

Sincerely Louis CK (2020)
Sincerely Louis CK
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Self
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
One Night Stand (2005)
One Night Stand
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Linda Mendoza, Steven J. Santos
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Omid Djalili, Bill Burr, Bret McKenzie
Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011)
Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
HBO Comedy Half-Hour (1994)
HBO Comedy Half-Hour
TV-MA
As:
Writer
Director:
Troy Miller, Keith Truesdell, John Moffitt
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dave Chappelle, Patton Oswalt, Jeff Garlin, Warren Hutcherson, Harland Williams
Louis C.K. Learns About the Catholic Church (2007)
Louis C.K. Learns About the Catholic Church
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Comedy Central Presents (1998)
Comedy Central Presents
As:
Writer
Director:
Paul Miller, Ryan Polito, John Fortenberry
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Mike Birbiglia, Todd Barry, Lewis Black, Stephen Lynch, Maria Bamford
Lucky Louie (2006)
Lucky Louie
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Louie
Director:
Andrew D. Weyman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Pamela Adlon, Mike Hagerty, Laura Kightlinger
Louis C.K.'s Last Chance (2009)
Louis C.K.'s Last Chance
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bobby Cannavale, Bobby Cannavale
Louis C.K.: Live at the Comedy Store (2015)
Louis C.K.: Live at the Comedy Store
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Jay London
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Baskets (2016)
Baskets
TV-MA
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Jonathan Krisel
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Zach Galifianakis, Louie Anderson, Martha Kelly, Sabina Sciubba, Ernest Adams
Todd Barry: The Crowd Work Tour (2014)
Todd Barry: The Crowd Work Tour
As:
Producer
Director:
Lance Bangs
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Todd Barry, Robert Buscemi, Daryl Shuttleworth
One Mississippi (2015)
One Mississippi
As:
Producer
Director:
Ken Kwapis, Nicole Holofcener
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Noah Harpster, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Tig Notaro, John Rothman
Caroline's Comedy Hour (1989)
Caroline's Comedy Hour
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Colin Quinn, Kent Kasper
The Chris Rock Show (1997)
The Chris Rock Show
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Linda Mendoza, Scott Preston
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
Star Cast:
Bill Maher, Wanda Sykes, Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, Grandmaster Flash, Monteria Ivey, Janeane Garofalo
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program
Just for Laughs (2009)
Just for Laughs
As:
Writer
Director:
Shelagh O'Brien
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Debra DiGiovanni, Lezlie Robinson, Danny Bhoy, Jim Gaffigan, Adam Hills
Searching for Nixon (2006)
Searching for Nixon
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Man in Richard Nixon Mask
Director:
Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Alix Bailey
Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies (1995)
Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Keith Truesdell, Howie Mandel, Louis C.K.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Cohen, Tim Bagley, Stephen Furst, Howie Mandel, Deborah Theaker

Louis C.K. Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Louis C.K.: Live at the Comedy Store Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special 2015
Louie Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series 2014
Louis C.K. Oh My God Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special 2013
Louie Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series 2012
Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special 2012
The Chris Rock Show Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program 1999
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Comedy Album 2016
Winner Best Comedy Album 2012
Louis C.K.: Hilarious Best Comedy Album 2011