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List of Marisa Tomei Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. My Cousin Vinny (1992)
33
5
My Cousin Vinny
R
33
5

Vinny Gambini, a loudmouth New Yorker, who has just passed his bar exams after multiple attempts, is called to Alabama by his cousin Bill and his friend Stan, to defend them as they are charged with a murder they didn’t commit. Vinny arrives with his flashy girlfriend, but even his clients have no confidence in his competence. Can he achieve the impossible?  

As:
Cast
Role:
Mona Lisa Vito
Director:
Jonathan Lynn
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ralph Macchio, Joe Pesci, Fred Gwynne, Mitchell Whitfield
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
2. The Wrestler (2008)
15
2
The Wrestler
R
15
2

Aging professional wrestler The Ram is at the end of his prolonged career and is struggling to reconcile with his new life. He reconnects with his abandoned daughter, proposes to a stripper, and becomes a full-timer at his supermarket job, but the possibility of a rematch with his arch-nemesis, The Ayatollah, lures him back to the ring.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cassidy
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Mickey Rourke, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis, Todd Barry
3. Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
15
2
Spider-Man: Homecoming
PG-13
15
2

Returning to his neighborhood after fighting alongside the Avengers, Peter Parker resumes his studies, as well as crime-fighting, but after his recklessness endangers public life, his mentor, Tony Stark, confiscates his high-tech suit. However, Peter has a lead on the mysterious supervillain Vulture, who has access to powerful Chitauri technology, and must pursue him on his own.

As:
Cast
Role:
May Parker
Director:
Jon Watts
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
4. Captain America: Civil War (2016)
13
5
Captain America: Civil War
PG-13
13
5

A mission of Avengers results in the loss of civilian lives, hence political pressure mounts to have regulations for the superhero team. This causes the team to split into two groups – Team Captain America favouring freedom of superheroes and Team Iron Man backing the government. Meanwhile, Captain America’s old friend Bucky Barnes is accused of the murder of King T'Chaka of Wakanda.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
5. Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)
11
3
Spider-Man: Far from Home
PG-13
11
3

Peter Parker has to step up and handle an unexpected mission when Nick Fury interrupts his European vacation. The world is threatened by massive monstrous creatures, each symbolising the four elements—fire, Earth, water and air—and Spider-Man has to don his suit, far from home, team up with Mysterio, and stop the evil forces from destroying everything.

As:
Cast
Role:
May Parker
Director:
Jon Watts
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
6. The Big Short (2015)
11
2
The Big Short
R
11
2

Realizing the fragile United States housing bubble, eccentric hedge fund manager Michael Burry makes a huge bet against the housing market that attracts the attention of several opportunists like banker Jared Vennett and hedge-fund specialist Mark Baum. They make a fortune as the American economy collapse in the wake of the financial crisis of 2007–2008.

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam McKay
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama, Comedy
7. Chaplin (1992)
14
2
Chaplin
PG-13
14
2

It is the biopic of master of comedy, the genius filmmaker Charles Chaplin. The ageing legend talks to the editor of his autobiography about his life, starting from his modest childhood days in South London to his rise in the world of cinema. The film re-creates his tempestuous personal life, issues with authorities, exile from the US, and finally, an Oscar tribute. 

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Biography
8. In the Bedroom (2001)
13
3
In the Bedroom
R
13
3

Matt Fowler is a doctor, who lives in Maine, with his wife Ruth, a music teacher. Their son is having a love affair with an older single mother, having two small children and an unwelcome ex-husband. They all eventually find themselves in an unimaginable tragedy. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Strout
Director:
Todd Field
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Sissy Spacek, Veronica Cartwright, Tom Wilkinson, Nick Stahl, William Mapother
9. Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
18
5
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
R
18
5

Two brothers, Andy and Hank, are desperately in need of money and so they decide to rob their parents’ jewelry shop, fully aware that the insurance will compensate the theft. But their plan goes awry when Hank hires a seasoned thief to execute the operation and their mother decides to fill in for the elderly shop assistant.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Gina
Director:
Sidney Lumet
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
10. Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
13
3
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
PG-13
13
3

Cal Weaver is leading a life he loves. He is married to his high school sweetheart for almost 25 years, has two kids and a great job. However, his life takes a turn when he learns that his wife has been cheating on him and wants a divorce. He meets Jacob Palmer and learns how to pick up girls. But can this makeover really change his feelings? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
11. The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
13
2
The Lincoln Lawyer
R
13
2

Mick Haller, a criminal defense attorney works in Los Angeles, from the back seat of his Lincoln Town Car. He gets the case to defend Beverly Hills playboy Louis Roulet. During the defense proceedings, he not only finds the dangerous Roulet guilty but that he is also the murderer in Haller’s past case.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Maggie McPherson
Director:
Brad Furman
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
12. Happy Accidents (2000)
14
4
Happy Accidents
R
14
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruby Weaver
Director:
Brad Anderson
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Anthony Michael Hall, Vincent D'Onofrio, Holland Taylor, Nadia Dajani, Mick Weber
13. Spare Parts (2015)
10
2
Spare Parts
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwen Kolinsky
Director:
Sean McNamara
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
George Lopez, Alexa Vega, Jamie Lee Curtis, Alexa PenaVega, Carlos PenaVega
14. The King of Staten Island (2020)
9
2
The King of Staten Island
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Margie Carlin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
15. Untamed Heart (1993)
17
3
Untamed Heart
PG-13
17
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Caroline
Director:
Tony Bill
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Christian Slater, Rosie Perez, Willie Garson, Kyle Secor
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss
17. Welcome to Sarajevo (1997)
11
2
Welcome to Sarajevo
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nina
Director:
Michael Winterbottom
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Woody Harrelson, Stephen Dillane, Kerry Fox, Emira Nusevic
18. Grace Is Gone (2007)
8
2
Grace Is Gone
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Strouse
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Emily Churchill, Rebecca Spence, Jennifer Tyler
19. Love Is Strange (2014)
9
2
Love Is Strange
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ira Sachs
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, John Lithgow, Cheyenne Jackson, Charlie Tahan
20. What Women Want (2000)
15
2
What Women Want
PG-13
15
2

Playboy chauvinistic advertising executive Nick Marshall finds out, following an accident, that he can hear women's thoughts. Despite being irritated to learn how many people around him dislike him, he uses his newfound power to repair his relationships and advance his career at the expense of his boss, Darcy McGuire, until he falls in love with her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Nancy Meyers
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
21. The Toxic Avenger (1984)
9
3
The Toxic Avenger
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Lloyd Kaufman, Michael Herz
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Horror, Action
Star Cast:
Andree Maranda, Mitch Cohen, Jennifer Babtist, Cindy Manion
22. Only You (1994)
14
4
Only You
PG
14
4

As a teen, Faith was told that she is destined to get married to a man whose name was Damon Bradley. Therefore years later she sets out to find this man.

As:
Cast
Role:
Faith Corvatch
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Billy Zane, Bonnie Hunt, Robert Downey Jr., Fisher Stevens, Joaquim de Almeida
24. The Flamingo Kid (1984)
8
2
The Flamingo Kid
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Matt Dillon, Richard Crenna, Hector Elizondo, Martha Gehman
25. Four Rooms (1995)
9
4
Four Rooms
R
9
4

This black comedy anthology has four stories connected by Ted, the lone man on the front desk of the once famous Hollywood hotel, Mon Signor. On the New Year's Eve — the first night of his duty — his job gets exceedingly challenging as he has to assist a coven of witches, deal with a domestic fight with a gun wielding husband, baby sit two mischievous gangster children and judge a drunken bet.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
26. Factotum (2005)
10
3
Factotum
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura
Director:
Bent Hamer
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Matt Dillon, Lili Taylor, Fisher Stevens, Didier Flamand
28. Unhook the Stars (1996)
8
3
Unhook the Stars
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Monica
Director:
Nick Cassavetes
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Gena Rowlands, Bridgette Wilson, Jake Lloyd, Gérard Depardieu, Moira Kelly
30. Oscar (1991)
9
2
Oscar
PG
9
2

On his deathbed, Angelo promises to his dying father that he will leave the world of crime, and live an honest life. Although he has no experience in making money legally, he tries to keep his father’s promises.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
31. Trainwreck (2015)
9
2
Trainwreck
R
9
2

Following her parents' divorce, Amy's father inculcated into his two daughters that monogamy is not realistic, which became the life mantra for the commitment-phobic heavy-drinking party girl after she grew up to be a magazine writer. However, she begins to question herself after she falls for the charming sports doctor Aaron Conners while writing an article about him.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
32. Anger Management (2003)
11
3
Anger Management
R
11
3

Dave Buznik is an introvert who suppresses all emotions in public. However, Dave loses his temper on a flight and is sentenced to anger management under Dr. Buddy Rydell, who is unorthodox, to say the least. He moves in with Dave and turns his life upside down in his attempt to fix Dave’s anger issues. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Linda
Director:
Peter Segal
Genres:
Comedy
33. Human Capital (2020)
8
2
Human Capital
TV-14
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carrie
Director:
Marc Meyers
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Liev Schreiber, Peter Sarsgaard, Maya Hawke, Alex Wolff
34. The Perez Family (1995)
14
4
The Perez Family
R
14
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Dorita Evita Perez
Director:
Mira Nair
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Vincent Gallo, Chazz Palminteri, Alfred Molina, Anjelica Huston, Trini Alvarado
35. Cyrus (2010)
9
4
Cyrus
R
9
4

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:
Molly
Director:
Mark Duplass, Jay Duplass
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jonah Hill, Catherine Keener, John C. Reilly, Matt Walsh
36. Alfie (2004)
8
2
Alfie
R
8
2

Adapted from a 1966 eponymous British film, the story revolves around a British born sex hungry New York City limousine driver, who prefers to sleep around rather than to go steady with one.  But sooner or later, his actions catch up with him and he learns the hard way the danger of his philandering ways. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Julie
Director:
Charles Shyer
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Jane Krakowski, Jude Law, Renée Taylor, Jeff Harding
37. Someone Like You... (2001)
10
2
Someone Like You...
PG-13
10
2

After her relationship with her boyfriend turns sour, Jane, a production assistant for a talk show, writes a column on the relationship habits of men. Little did she realize that it would gain her national popularity.

As:
Cast
Role:
Liz
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
38. Wild Hogs (2007)
12
1
Wild Hogs
TV-14
12
1

Four middle-aged Cincinnati friends decide to put some color in their drab, routine lives and commence on a bike trip to the Pacific as Wild Hogs. But as they meet a nasty, aggressive biker gang ‘Del Fuegos,’ who steals a bike from them, the friends resolve to get it back, thus turning the whole trip into an adventure they’ll never forget.

As:
Cast
Director:
Walt Becker
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Action
39. The Rewrite (2014)
9
4
The Rewrite
9
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Hugh Grant, Allison Janney, Whit Baldwin, Vanessa Wasche, Enid Graham
40. Parental Guidance (2012)
9
3
Parental Guidance
PG
9
3

Artie and his wife are asked to take care of their three grandkids. However, problems arise because the kids’ 21st century behavior doesn’t go well with Artie’s old school methods.

As:
Cast
Role:
Alice Simmons
Director:
Andy Fickman
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bailee Madison, Tony Hawk, Bette Midler, Billy Crystal, Tom Everett Scott
41. War, Inc. (2008)
8
1
War, Inc.
R
8
1

An American private corporation takes over a war-torn nation and hires a hitman to kill a local politician. The hitman is supposed to pose as the corporation’s trade show representative who must organize the wedding of a Middle Eastern pop star, which will allow him the opportunity to kill his target.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Hegalhuzen
Director:
Joshua Seftel
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Thriller
42. Love the Coopers (2015)
8
1
Love the Coopers
PG-13
8
1

Love the Coopers is a comedy film which revolves around the Cooper family, who along with their extended relatives, are about to have the best Christmas Eve celebration. However, due to unexpected events and visitors, their celebration becomes a total mess.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jessie Nelson
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
43. Danika (2006)
8
2
Danika
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Danika Merrick
Director:
Ariel Vromen
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Regina Hall, Ori Pfeffer, Hannah Marks, Guy Camilleri, Akuyoe Graham
44. Equinox (1992)
7
1
Equinox
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosie Rivers
Director:
Alan Rudolph
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Lara Flynn Boyle, Matthew Modine, Fred Ward, Tyra Ferrell
46. The Guru (2002)
9
1
The Guru
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lexi
Director:
Daisy Mayer von Scherler
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Christine Baranski, Bobby Cannavale, Michael McKean, Dash Mihok, Heather Graham, Jimi Mistry
47. The Watcher (2000)
8
1
The Watcher
R
8
1

This psychological thriller film tells the story of Joel, an FBI agent, who decides to quit the FBI after failing to track down David, a dangerous serial killer. However, David doesn’t want their cat-and-mouse game to end, and therefore continues to send him hints about his next victim. Although Joel reports this to the police, he refuses to help them in their search.

As:
Cast
Role:
Polly
Director:
Joe Charbanic
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Horror, Crime
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, James Spader, Ernie Hudson, Chris Ellis
49. Inescapable (2012)
7
1
Inescapable
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Fatima
Director:
Ruba Nadda
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Mystery, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Joshua Jackson, Oded Fehr, Alexander Siddig, Saad Siddiqui
50. The First Purge (2018)
8
1
The First Purge
R
8
1

When ‘New Founding Fathers of America (NFFA)’ comes to power, they conduct a sociological experiment to push the crime rate below 1% for the rest of the year by allowing no law for 12 hours on Staten Island to let people vent their aggression and release their hatred. But as the oppressors and their targets clash, the experiment explodes with wide-spreading violence.  

As:
Cast
Role:
The Architect - Dr. Updale
Director:
Gerard McMurray
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Crime, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Luna Lauren Velez, Steve Harris, Melonie Diaz, Mo McRae
53. Seed: The Untold Story (2016)
9
2
Seed: The Untold Story
PG
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Jon Betz, Taggart Siegel
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Vandana Shiva, Andrew Kimbrell, Jane Goodall, Winona LaDuke, Raj Patel
54. The People Speak (2009)
10
2
The People Speak
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Anthony Arnove, Chris Moore, Howard Zinn
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
55. A Brother's Kiss (1997)
8
2
A Brother's Kiss
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rosie Perez, John Leguizamo, Cathy Moriarty, Nick Chinlund, Michael Raynor
56. She Said, She Said (2013)
9
2
She Said, She Said
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marishka
Director:
Stuart Blumberg
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
David Wain, Aubrey Plaza, Élodie Bouchez
57. King of the Jungle (2000)
8
2
King of the Jungle
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Rosario Dawson, Rosie Perez, John Leguizamo, Julie Carmen, Cliff Gorman, Michael Rapaport
58. Dirk and Betty (2000)
7
1
Dirk and Betty
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Bauer, Paul Gordon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eric Roberts, Pamela Adlon, Robert Bauer, Jonathan Silverman
59. Loitering with Intent (2014)
6
1
Loitering with Intent
6
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Gigi
Director:
Adam Rapp
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Natasha Lyonne, Ivan Martin, Michael Godere
60. Playing for Keeps (1986)
6
1
Playing for Keeps
PG-13
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tracy
Director:
Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Matthew Penn, Daniel Jordano, Leon W. Grant, Mary B. Ward
61. Shotgun (2018)
1
0
Shotgun
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Lisa Harden
Director:
Hannah Marks, Joey Power
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joe Keery, Gina Gershon, Jeremy Allen White, Maika Monroe

TV Movie(s)

63. The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud (2007)
9
2
The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud
9
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Krysten Ritter, Nicholas D'Agosto, Angus Macfadyen, Erick Avari
64. My Own Country (1998)
9
3
My Own Country
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mattie Vines
Director:
Mira Nair
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Swoosie Kurtz, Hal Holbrook, Naveen Andrews, Glenne Headly
65. Only Love (1998)
13
2
Only Love
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Evie
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Emmy Rossum, Mathilda May, Jeroen Krabbé, Georges Corraface
66. Jenifer (2001)
7
1
Jenifer
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jace Alexander
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Edie Falco, Jane Kaczmarek, Annabella Sciorra, Laura San Giacomo, Jane Alexander
67. Parker Kane (1990)
6
1
Parker Kane
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
April Haynes
Director:
Steve Perry
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
David Caruso, Jeff Fahey, Drew Snyder, Richard Zobel, Chino 'Fats' Williams

Animation(s)

The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
The Wild Thornberrys Movie
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff McGrath, Cathy Malkasian
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Lacey Chabert, Lynn Redgrave, Tim Curry, Tom Kane, Cree Summer

TV Shows and Videos

Leg Work (1987)
Leg Work
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter H. Hunt, Ray Danton, John Nicolella, Dale White
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Frances McDormand, Thomas Gibson, Margaret Colin, Patrick James Clarke, Robert Dorfman
Amsterdam (2009)
Amsterdam
As:
Cast
Director:
Ivo van Hove
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Katja Herbers, Mimoun Oaïssa, Ilias Addab, Aus Greidanus Jr.

Marisa Tomei Awards

Academy Awards
My Cousin Vinny Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1993
MTV Movie & TV Awards
My Cousin Vinny Best Breakthrough Performance 1993
Untamed Heart Best Kiss 1993