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List of Maya Rudolph Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

2. As Good as It Gets (1997)
16
2
As Good as It Gets
PG-13
16
2

Melvin Udall, a popular romance novelist has OCD and is rude to everyone around. His routine life is shaken when his neighbour is assaulted and he is entrusted to take care of his dog. Moreover, the only waitress who puts up with his nuisance in the restaurant he visits is ready to leave the job to take care of her critically ill son.

As:
Cast
Director:
James L. Brooks
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
3. Gattaca (1997)
14
2
Gattaca
PG-13
14
2

In a futuristic society, genetically engineered individuals are preferred over those born traditionally. Vincent Freeman, born naturally, is therefore at disadvantage. To fulfil his desire of joining space mission to one of Saturn’s moons, he assumes the identity of a superior Valid. However, when a murder threatens to reveal his real identity, he must find a way to protect himself.

As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
4. The Way Way Back (2013)
12
2
The Way Way Back
PG-13
12
2

A coming-of-age film, The Way Way Back centres around a teenage boy, Duncan, who is dreading a beach holiday in Cape Cod with his mother and her hostile boyfriend but finds companionship and courage in a waterpark employee and a girl next door. Starring a motley bunch of supporting characters, this film features drama and comedy with a dash of romance.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
5. Booksmart (2019)
11
3
Booksmart
R
11
3

On the eve of their high school graduation, two best friends who were bookworms realize that they should have spent some more time playing and having fun. Therefore they decide to cram four years of fun into one single night.

As:
Cast
Role:
Motivational Voice
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
7. 50 First Dates (2004)
13
3
50 First Dates
PG-13
13
3

Henry Roth, a veterinarian in Hawaii, spends his time philandering with the countless women vacationing in the island. He falls for the beautiful Lucy Whitmore and manages to impress her, but she suffers from short-time memory loss and cannot remember him the next day. Determined to mend his ways, Henry decides to woo Lucy again every day.

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Segal
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
8. Bridesmaids (2011)
11
2
Bridesmaids
R
11
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
Role:
Lillian
Director:
Paul Feig
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Gut-Wrenching Performance
11. Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
10
2
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
R
10
2

Rapper Conner4real leaves his popular band ‘The Style Boyz,’ and achieves success as a solo rapper. When his new album fails to create any waves, his flourishing career takes a nosedive. Desperate to save his career, egotistical Conner tries everything from selling out to appearing on innumerable talk-shows; anything other than reuniting with his former boy-band. But his career is at stake. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Deborah
Director:
Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone
Genres:
Music, Comedy
12. Inherent Vice (2014)
10
3
Inherent Vice
R
10
3

Larry ‘Doc’ Sportello is a good-hearted but inept stoner who works as a private investigator. His former lover, Shasta suddenly shows up and asks him to prevent her rich lover, Wolfmann, from being committed to insane asylum by Wolfmann’s wife. Doc soon finds himself tangled in the psychedelic world of drugs and corrupt LAPD. 

As:
Cast
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Comedy
13. Idiocracy (2006)
10
2
Idiocracy
R
10
2

US Army Corporal Joe Bauers is selected for a suspension animation experiment for being the most average individual along with the prostitute Rita. Unfortunately, they are forgotten and wake up 500 years later in the future. They soon realize that future human beings lack any intelligence and they are the smartest people on Earth. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Rita
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Luke Wilson, Justin Long, Terry Crews, Dax Shepard
14. Chuck & Buck (2000)
10
2
Chuck & Buck
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jamilla
Director:
Miguel Arteta
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Mike White, Paul Weitz, Lupe Ontiveros, Chris Weitz
15. Friends with Kids (2011)
10
2
Friends with Kids
R
10
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:
Leslie
Director:
Jennifer Westfeldt
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Megan Fox, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, Chris O'Dowd, Adam Scott
17. Sisters (2015)
10
2
Sisters
R
10
2

As their parents have decided to sell their home, recently divorced Maura and her hotheaded sister Kate are required to travel to Orlando to clean out their old bedroom. Once there, they decide to throw one last party and invite their former classmates. But very soon, it starts getting out of control and very soon there may not be any house to sell. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Brinda
Director:
Jason Moore
Genres:
Comedy
19. Grown Ups (2010)
9
2
Grown Ups
PG-13
9
2

Five friends win their junior high basketball championship, and celebrate at a lake house with their coach. Thirty years later, when the coach dies, the friends decide to meet again with their families and spend the Fourth of July weekend together at the lake house. However, each is a grownup with his/her own unique personality and problems. Can they survive together?

As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Dugan
Genres:
Comedy
21. Duplex (2003)
9
2
Duplex
PG-13
9
2

A young couple moves into a gorgeous duplex in the middle of New York. However, they did not expect the elderly lady upstairs to be an issue. Her annoying behavior eventually forces the couple to take desperate measures. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Swoosie Kurtz, Danny DeVito, Drew Barrymore, Eileen Essell, Harvey Fierstein, Justin Theroux
22. MacGruber (2010)
9
2
MacGruber
R
9
2

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
Director:
Jorma Taccone
Genres:
Action, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Will Forte, Kristen Wiig, Val Kilmer, Powers Boothe
23. Life of the Party (2018)
9
2
Life of the Party
PG-13
9
2

This comedy film revolves around Deanne, a middle-aged mother, who decides to complete her college education, after she is divorced by her husband. Soon, her daughter is quite shocked to see that her mother is sharing classes with her.

As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Falcone
Genres:
Comedy
25. Grown Ups 2 (2013)
8
2
Grown Ups 2
PG-13
8
2

Three years after the events of the first film, the childhood friends reconnect once more after Lenny Feder relocates his family to his hometown Stanton where Eric, Kurt, and Marcus live with their families. However, this time around, the grown ups will be learning lessons from their kids on the last day of school.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Dugan
Genres:
Comedy
26. Zookeeper (2011)
8
2
Zookeeper
PG
8
2

Griffin Keyes is the best keeper at Franklin Park Zoo.  When the woman he loves declares that it is his career as zookeeper which is keeping her away. he decides to leave his job and join his brother’s car dealership. But the animals at the zoo are not ready to let him go and break their code of silence in order to help him. Will he finally be able to win his love? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
28. The Happytime Murders (2018)
9
2
The Happytime Murders
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Henson
Genres:
Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Banks, Melissa McCarthy, Joel McHale, Leslie David Baker
29. A Glance Away (1999)
14
3
A Glance Away
14
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Brin Hill
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Roger Aaron Brown, Eugene Byrd, Bridget Barkan, Mark Breland
31. Frank's Book (2001)
11
2
Frank's Book
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
R.A. White
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, John C. Reilly, Michelle Parylak, Steven Matt
32. Sr. Pig (2016)
9
2
Sr. Pig
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eunice
Director:
Diego Luna
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Joel Murray, José María Yazpik, Angélica Aragón

TV Movie(s)

36. The Maya Rudolph Show (2014)
10
2
The Maya Rudolph Show
TV-14
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Herself
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kristen Bell, Fred Armisen, Robert Baxt, Jeremy Beiler
37. True Love (1999)
9
2
True Love
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Lembeck
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Goldberg, Julie Delpy, Phil Abrams, Arthur Darbinyan
38. Brothers in Atlanta (2016)
7
1
Brothers in Atlanta
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Shirley
Director:
Jamie Babbit, Tim Story
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jaden Smith, Dorian Missick, Diallo Riddle, Tasie Lawrence
39. The Devil's Child (1997)
6
2
The Devil's Child
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bobby Roth
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Thomas Gibson, Matthew Lillard, Colleen Flynn, Kim Delaney

Animation(s)

TV Funhouse (2000)
TV Funhouse
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
David Wachtenheim, Robert Marianetti, Don McGrath, David Lipson, Bill Berner
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Morgan, Chris Parnell, Dino Stamatopoulos, Tommy Blacha, Robert Smigel
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Big Hero 6
PG
Plot:

Loosely based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, the film tells the story of Hiro Hamada, a young robotics prodigy who decides to form a superhero team to fight an unidentified masked villain. It became the highest-grossing animated film of 2014.

As:
Cast
Director:
Don Hall, Chris Williams
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Comedy, Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Henney, James Cromwell, T.J. Miller, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung
Turbo (2013)
Turbo
PG
Plot:

Theo is a garden snail who calls himself Turbo and dreams of becoming the greatest racer in the world. When a freak accident infuses his DNA with nitrous oxide, he gains super speed. Now Turbo enters the famed Indianapolis 500 to fulfill his destiny but a villainous racer Gagné stands in his way. 

As:
Cast
Director:
David Soren
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport, Comedy
The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)
The Angry Birds Movie 2
PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Matilda (voice)
Director:
John Rice, Thurop Van Orman
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage, Bill Hader, Jason Sudeikis, Eugenio Derbez, Leslie Jones
Angry Birds (2016)
Angry Birds
PG
Plot:

The flightless birds of the Bird Island are a happy population, except for the three outcasts – hot-tempered Red, speedy Chuck and explosive Bomb. When the mysterious green piggies arrive on their island, everyone happily welcomes them. But Red suspects that there is some covert reason behind their visit. With Chuck and Bomb, Red sets out to get to the bottom of it. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matilda
Director:
Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Adventure, Animation, Family
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea (2016)
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
PG-13
As:
Cast
Role:
Verti
Director:
Dash Shaw
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Jason Schwartzman, Susan Sarandon, Reggie Watts, Lena Dunham
Shrek the Third (2007)
Shrek the Third
PG
Plot:

King Harold of Far, Far Away land is dying and Shrek is unwilling to wear the crown. So he sets out with Donkey and Puss in Boots, to bring the King’s nephew, Artie, back from magic school and crown him instead. In his absence, the evil Prince Charming with his army takes over the land. Shrek, Artie and Fiona must now defeat the villain and regain the kingdom.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Miller, Raman Hui
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
The Nut Job (2014)
The Nut Job
PG
Plot:

The Nut Job is an animated adventure comedy film which tells the story of an exiled squirrel who raids a nut store in order to help the residents of his former colony. However, the store is also a front for a human gang of bank robbers.

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Lepeniotis
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Family

TV Shows and Videos

When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren (2011)
When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren
As:
Cast
Role:
Maya Rudolph
Director:
Lindsay Crystal
Genres:
Short, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Helen Mirren, Billy Crystal, Mike Tyson, Seve Esposito
City of Angels (2000)
City of Angels
As:
Cast
Director:
Paris Barclay, Greg Beeman, Joe Ann Fogle, Dianne Houston, Rick Wallace
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ossie Davis, Vivica A. Fox, Viola Davis, Blair Underwood, Michael Warren, Hill Harper

Maya Rudolph Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Saturday Night Live Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series 2020
Big Mouth Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance 2020
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Bridesmaids Best Gut-Wrenching Performance 2012