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List of Nick Swardson Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Almost Famous (2000)
16
7
Almost Famous
R
16
7

Inspired by writer-director Cameron Crowe's boyhood experiences, the film records the coming of age story of 15-year-old rock music enthusiast William Miller, who receives an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to write about up-and-coming band Stillwater. Despite his mother's concerns about drug usage and raunchy language, he joins the band on an enlightening tour that changes his life.

Directed By:
Cameron Crowe
2. Grandma's Boy (2006)
14
2
Grandma's Boy
R
14
2

Alex, a 35 years old video game tester is forced to move in with his grandmother Lily and her two wacky roommates. But the three older women serve as a constant distraction for Alex’s professional life. Meanwhile, Alex falls in love with co-worker, Samantha, but his rival J.P. is adamant about destroying Alex. 

Directed By:
Nicholaus Goossen
3. Just Go with It (2011)
13
4
Just Go with It
PG-13
13
4

After being cheated by his fiancée, plastic surgeon Danny Maccabee began posing as an unhappily married man to get into no-strings-attached relationships with beautiful women. He falls for a young woman named Palmer, and instead of telling her the truth, creates a web of lies by convincing his loyal assistant Katherine to pose as his cheating wife.

Role:
Eddie
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
4. Blades of Glory (2007)
11
2
Blades of Glory
PG-13
11
2

Chazz and Jimmy are skaters and rivals who are banned from competing in men's singles after their fight in the World Games awards ceremony. Three years later, they come together to take advantage of a loophole in the ban and compete together as an all-male team. However, the two are poles apart and their rivals want to ensure their defeat.

Directed By:
Josh Gordon, Will Speck
5. Art School Confidential (2006)
11
2
Art School Confidential
R
11
2

Art School Confidential is a comedy drama film which tells the story of a talented young artist Jerome, who escapes from high school and starts attending a small art school in the East Coast. As a fan of Picasso, he starts pursuing his dream of becoming the world’s best artist, like his hero.

Starring:
Steve Buscemi, John Malkovich, Max Minghella, Sophia Myles, Jim Broadbent
Directed By:
Terry Zwigoff
6. Click (2006)
11
4
Click
PG-13
11
4

Michael Newman is unable to spend more time with his family while he is pursuing his dream promotion at work. He wishes for a universal remote to control his life, and gets one from the eccentric inventor Morty. He pauses, skips and rewinds through his life until he eventually realizes that he has lost control of his life altogether.

Directed By:
Frank Coraci
7. Bedtime Stories (2008)
10
2
Bedtime Stories
PG
10
2

Hotel Handyman, Skeeter Bronson, works at his former family hotel Sunny Vista Motel. When Skeeter’s nephew and niece come to stay with him, he tells them fantastical stories with the children adding new elements. However when these stories start coming true Skeeter’s life turns upside down, but for the better. 

Directed By:
Adam Shankman
8. Airplane Mode (2018)
11
2
Airplane Mode
TV-MA
11
2
Starring:
Arielle Vandenberg, Jake Paul, Kevin Heffernan, Chloe Bridges, Mikaela Hoover
Directed By:
Dylan Trussell, David Dinetz
9. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
11
2
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry
PG-13
11
2

Close firefighter friends, womanizer Chuck Levine and widower Larry Valentine, get into a domestic partnership after Larry learns that he cannot name his children as beneficiaries for insurance policy. They are forced to move in together after the pension department begins investigation of possible fraud, and making things more complicated, Chuck falls for their beautiful lawyer Alex McDonough.

Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
10. 30 Minutes or Less (2011)
10
3
30 Minutes or Less
R
10
3

A simple small town pizza delivery boy, Nick, finds himself in trouble when he is abducted by two criminals and directed to carry out a bank robbery. With a bomb tied to his chest and time drifting away, Nick has to quickly find a way to get out of the dangerous situation. He gets help from his former friend but they have numerous problems to deal with including the police and murderers.

Role:
Travis
Starring:
Jesse Eisenberg, Bianca Kajlich, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride, Dilshad Vadsaria
Directed By:
Ruben Fleischer
11. Reno 911!: Miami (2007)
11
2
Reno 911!: Miami
R
11
2

Based on the Comedy Central series, the film revolves around a national law-enforcement police convention held during the spring break in Florida, which is also attended by a group of blundering police officers of Reno (Nevada) Police Department. When terrorists assault the area with bio-attack rendering all Miami cops sick, the gallant Reno Police Department delegates are called in to salvage the situation. 

Starring:
Patton Oswalt, Paul Rudd, Danny DeVito, Dwayne Johnson, Lennie Loftin, Robert Ben Garant, Niecy Nash
Directed By:
Robert Ben Garant
12. The Wrong Missy (2020)
9
2
The Wrong Missy
TV-MA
9
2

A man invites the girl of his dreams to a resort in Hawaii, but things get complicated when he mistakenly texts another woman having the same name. When the woman, with whom he had previously had a blind date shows up, he realizes that it is too late.

Role:
Nate
Starring:
David Spade, Rob Schneider, Sarah Chalke, Geoff Pierson
Directed By:
Tyler Spindel
13. The Do-Over (2016)
10
2
The Do-Over
TV-MA
10
2

The Do-Over is an action adventure comedy film, which tells the story of two guys who are going through difficult times. Therefore, they decide to fake their own deaths and start new lives with new identities. Problem arises when they realize that the people whom they are pretending to be, are even in deeper trouble.

Role:
Bob
Starring:
Adam Sandler, David Spade, Sean Astin, Paula Patton, Kathryn Hahn
Directed By:
Steven Brill
14. That's My Boy (2012)
10
2
That's My Boy
R
10
2

Teenager Donny fathers a son with his teacher, Mary McGarricle, who is later sentenced to prison when the relationship is discovered. An immature Donny abandons the child. 28 years later, Donny trying to avoid prison shows up in his son Todd’s life and turns his life upside down. 

Starring:
Will Forte, Todd Bridges, Andy Samberg, Leighton Meester, Alan Thicke, Eva Amurri, Susan Sarandon
Directed By:
Sean Anders
15. The Benchwarmers (2006)
10
2
The Benchwarmers
PG-13
10
2

Three nerdy adults, Gus, Clarke and Ritchie, who during their school-days always remained on the periphery of the sports, are helped by a millionaire, Mel, to form a baseball team named ‘The Benchwarmers,’ to compete with the bullies of Little Leagues. Soon, they, especially Gus, become hero of all picked-on children, till the fans discover that earlier Gus was a bully, too.

Starring:
David Spade, Rob Schneider, James Earl Jones, Jon Lovitz, Jon Heder, Craig Kilborn
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
16. Pixels (2015)
9
2
Pixels
PG-13
9
2

NASA sends a time capsule to space with footage of a video game championship, but misinterpreting it as a declaration of war, an alien species attacks Earth and issues a gaming challenge. US President Will Cooper summons his childhood friend Sam Brenner, a former video game champion, to lead a capable team to compete with the alien invaders.

Starring:
Josh Gad, Billy West, Ashley Benson, Peter Dinklage, Jane Krakowski, Sean Bean, Adam Sandler
Directed By:
Chris Columbus
17. You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
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3
You Don't Mess with the Zohan
PG-13
11
3

Zohan, an Israeli, wants to be a hairstylist; but works as a Special Agent. One day, after a fierce fight with his Palestinian enemy, Phantom, he fakes his own death and escapes to New York. He becomes a hair stylist at a salon owned by Dalia and later falls in love with her. But his past resurfaces and he now has to struggle to keep his new life.

Role:
Michael
Starring:
Chris Rock, George Takei, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Adam Sandler, Rob Schneider, Kevin Nealon, Kevin James
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
18. The House Bunny (2008)
9
2
The House Bunny
PG-13
9
2

Shelley Darlingsonm, an aspiring Playboy Playmate living in the Playboy Mansion, suddenly finds herself dismissed. Nowhere else to go, she winds up playing house mother to seven socially awkward Zetas, who is in danger of losing their Zeta Alpha Zeta sorority unless they can attract more pledges and to do that they must reinvent themselves. 

Starring:
Anna Faris, Emma Stone, Rumer Willis, Katharine McPhee, Colin Hanks, Kat Dennings, Hugh M. Hefner
Directed By:
Fred Wolf
19. Grown Ups 2 (2013)
9
2
Grown Ups 2
PG-13
9
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.

Starring:
Taylor Lautner, China Anne McClain, Steve Austin, Salma Hayek, Cameron Boyce, Maya Rudolph, Milo Ventimiglia
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
20. Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
10
2
Malibu's Most Wanted
PG-13
10
2

Brad ‘B-rad,’ the son of wealthy politician and candidate for governor Bill Gluckman, aspires to be a rapper and behaves like he is from ‘hood.’ Worried that this will ruin his election chances, Bill arranges for two African-American actors to kidnap Brad and shock him out of his fantasies. But when Brad and the ‘thugs’ encounter real-life gangsters, Bill must rush to rescue. 

Starring:
Snoop Dogg, Bo Derek, Taye Diggs, Anthony Anderson, Regina Hall, Jeffrey Tambor, Mike Epps
Directed By:
John Whitesell
21. A Haunted House (2013)
8
2
A Haunted House
R
8
2

Soon after moving into their new house, Malcolm and Kisha perceive a third presence amidst them. As strange occurrences convince Malcolm that Kisha is possessed, he gets a psychic, a priest, and ghost-busters to drive away the ghost. Malcolm leaves no stone unturned in a desperate attempt to get his house and girlfriend back.

Starring:
Marlon Wayans, Alanna Ubach, Cedric the Entertainer, Essence Atkins, Dave Sheridan
Directed By:
Michael Tiddes
22. Sandy Wexler (2017)
9
2
Sandy Wexler
TV-14
9
2

This comedy film tells the story of Sandy Wexler, a talent manager, who is working in Los Angeles in the 1990s, representing several eccentric clients. His life takes a turn when he falls for one of his clients, Courtney Clarke, a talented singer, after discovering her at an amusement park.

Role:
Gary Rodgers
Starring:
Pauly Shore, Jennifer Hudson, Penn Jillette, Dana Carvey, Rob Reiner, Jimmy Kimmel, Jay Leno
Directed By:
Steven Brill
23. Back in the Day (2014)
8
2
Back in the Day
R
8
2
Starring:
Mike Hagerty, Michael Rosenbaum, Morena Baccarin, Danielle Bisutti
Directed By:
Michael Rosenbaum
24. Buddy Games (2020)
8
2
Buddy Games
R
8
2
Starring:
Kevin Dillon, Jensen Ackles, Josh Duhamel
25. The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
8
2
The Ridiculous 6
TV-14
8
2

The Ridiculous 6 is an action adventure comedy film, which revolves around White Knife, an outlaw who was raised by Native Americans. When he discovers that he has five half-brothers, he unites with them and go on a mission to find their deadbeat dad and save him. 

Starring:
Danny Trejo, Nick Nolte, Chris Parnell, Harvey Keitel, Norm MacDonald, Blake Shelton, Adam Sandler
Directed By:
Frank Coraci
26. Jack and Jill (2011)
7
2
Jack and Jill
PG
7
2

Thanksgiving is not a happy occasion for the successful Los Angeles ad executive, Jack Sadelstein, because of his obnoxious twin sister Jill’s yearly visit, which unfailingly turns his blissful world topsy-turvy. However, Jack has no option but to tolerate her longer when he realizes that actor Al Pacino, whom Jack badly requires for a high-paying client’s commercial, has taken a liking for Jill.

Starring:
Johnny Depp, Drew Carey, Katie Holmes, Al Pacino, Adam Sandler, Dana Carvey, Norm MacDonald
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan
27. Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
8
3
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star
R
8
3

When Bucky learns that his parents were famous adult film stars, he decides that he will also follow the same path, and become an even bigger star.

Role:
Bucky Larson
Starring:
Christina Ricci, Don Johnson, Pauly Shore, Kevin Nealon, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Dorff
Directed By:
Tom Brady
28. Hello Junkie (2001)
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3
Hello Junkie
13
3
Starring:
Jim Bruce, Timothy A. Bennett, Todd Glass, David Ewing
Directed By:
Graham Elwood
29. Bang Van Blowout with Nick Swardson (2011)
13
3
Bang Van Blowout with Nick Swardson
TV-MA
13
3
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Sunny Leone, Matt Braunger, Kristen DeLuca, Jeff Dutton
Directed By:
Nick Corirossi, Charles Ingram
30. The Girls Guitar Club (2001)
12
3
The Girls Guitar Club
12
3
Role:
Hipster Customer
Starring:
Dave Allen, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Karen Kilgariff, Mark Oliver Everett
Directed By:
Ruben Fleischer
31. Nick Swardson: Seriously, Who Farted? (2009)
14
2
Nick Swardson: Seriously, Who Farted?
TV-MA
14
2
Role:
Himself - Host
Starring:
Ruth Barrie, Joel Clark Ackerman, Alex Parlar, Marta Zolynska
Directed By:
Linda Mendoza
32. Deported (2017)
12
2
Deported
12
2
Starring:
Gregg Sulkin, Eric Roberts, Missi Pyle, Megan Park
Directed By:
Tyler Spindel
33. Body High (2015)
11
3
Body High
11
3
Starring:
Corey Feldman, Bug Hall, Cokey Falkow, Mackenzie Mason, Bella Dayne
Directed By:
Joe Marklin
34. Jason Nash Is Married (2014)
8
2
Jason Nash Is Married
8
2
Starring:
Patton Oswalt, Andy Richter, Rob Corddry, David Koechner, Busy Philipps
Directed By:
Jason Nash
35. Pretty When You Cry (2001)
7
1
Pretty When You Cry
R
7
1
Starring:
Sam Elliott, Keith David, Jamie Kennedy, Carlton Elizabeth, Michael Cavalieri
Directed By:
Jack N. Green
36. After School Special (2017)
5
1
After School Special
TV-MA
5
1
Starring:
Eric Roberts, Jason London, David Gere, Richard Switzer, Ryan King Persaud
Directed By:
Jared Cohn

TV Movie(s)

1. The Greg Giraldo Show (2002)
13
3
The Greg Giraldo Show
13
3
Starring:
Reno Wilson, John Ennis, Greg Giraldo, P.J. Marino
Directed By:
Gil Junger
2. Gay Robot (2006)
13
3
Gay Robot
13
3
Role:
Rick / Gay Robot
Starring:
Jon Crowley, Jon Glaser, Nichole Hiltz, Amad Jackson
Directed By:
Tom Gianas
3. Nick Swardson: Taste It (2015)
12
2
Nick Swardson: Taste It
12
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Pete Giovine
Directed By:
Nicholaus Goossen
4. Spring Break Lawyer (2001)
8
1
Spring Break Lawyer
R
8
1
Starring:
Adrienne Barbeau, Giuliana Rancic, Sean Murray, Travis Wester, Busy Philipps
Directed By:
Alan Cohn

Animation(s)

Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Star vs. the Forces of Evil
TV-Y7
Starring:
Rider Strong, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Corey Burton, Carl Weathers, Amy Sedaris, Tom Kenny, Rhys Darby
Directed By:
Michael Mullen, David Wasson, Giancarlo Volpe, Aaron Hammersley, Piero Piluso
Bolt (2008)
Bolt
PG
Plot:

White shepherd puppy Bolt, the star of an action television series with his owner, Penny, believes that his superpowers are real. After he is mistakenly shipped from Hollywood to the streets of New York, he comes to terms with the reality of his powers as he teams up with a cat and a hamster to return home.

Starring:
John Travolta, Malcolm McDowell, Randy Savage, Tara Strong, Susie Essman, Miley Cyrus, Mark Walton
Directed By:
Chris Williams, Byron Howard
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Hotel Transylvania 2
PG
Plot:

The sequel finds Johnny and Mavis married with the blessings of her vampire father Dracula, and raising their child, Dennis, in Transylvania. But when Dennis doesn’t show his vampire side, Dracula enlists the help of his friends to unleash his potential. Things get hilariously complicated when Drac’s human-hating father Vlad shows up. 

Starring:
Molly Shannon, Megan Mullally, Selena Gomez, Nick Offerman, Mel Brooks, Fran Drescher, Dana Carvey
Directed By:
Genndy Tartakovsky
Chozen (2014)
Chozen
Role:
Troy (10 episodes, 2014)
Starring:
Fred Armisen, Tara Strong, Carlos Alazraqui, Kathryn Hahn, Michael Peña
TripTank (2014)
TripTank
TV-MA
Starring:
Justin Long, Wayne Knight, Ellie Kemper, Peter Serafinowicz, Jon Hamm, Topher Grace, Jemaine Clement
Directed By:
Tom Gianas, Mike Rauch, Tim Rauch, Chris Osbrink, Mike Roberts
Hell and Back (2015)
Hell and Back
R
Role:
Remy (voice)
Starring:
Kumail Nanjiani, Mila Kunis, Bob Odenkirk, Jennifer Coolidge, Susan Sarandon, T.J. Miller, Rob Riggle
Directed By:
Tom Gianas, Ross Shuman
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange (2012)
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange
TV-PG
Starring:
Leah Remini, Matt Lanter, Jim Parsons, Tim Curry, Olivia Wilde, Kellan Lutz, Jane Lynch
Directed By:
Tom Sheppard, Ken Mitchroney, David Skelly, Dane Boedigheimer

TV Shows and Videos

Human Giant (2007)
Human Giant
Starring:
John Mulaney, Bill Hader, Nick Kroll, Donald Glover, Adam McKay, Michael K. Williams, David Cross
Directed By:
Jason Woliner, Tom Gianas, Jay Chandrasekhar, Rusty Cundieff
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker (2004)
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker
Starring:
Ed Helms, Kathy Griffin, Chelsea Peretti, Paul Rudd, David Cross, Patton Oswalt, Aziz Ansari
Directed By:
Alex Tyner
The Goldbergs (2013)
The Goldbergs
TV-PG
Starring:
Charlie Sheen, Tom Cavanagh, Paul Sorvino, Rowan Blanchard, David Spade, Patton Oswalt, Wendi McLendon-Covey
Directed By:
Kevin Smith, David Katzenberg, Jay Chandrasekhar, Victor Nelli Jr., Lew Schneider
This Is Not Happening (2015)
This Is Not Happening
Starring:
Louie Anderson, Joey Diaz, Ari Shaffir, Jay Oakerson, Roy Wood Jr.
Typical Rick (2016)
Typical Rick
Role:
Gary (12 episodes, 2016-2017)
Starring:
Charlie Sheen, Simon Rex, Chris D'Elia, Branden Williams
Comedy Central Presents (1998)
Comedy Central Presents
Starring:
Mike Birbiglia, Todd Barry, Lewis Black, Stephen Lynch, Maria Bamford
Directed By:
Paul Miller, Ryan Polito, John Fortenberry
Reno 911! (2003)
Reno 911!
TV-14
Starring:
Chelsea Handler, Lou Ferrigno, Wayne Brady, Jeff Foxworthy, Christina Applegate, Sean Young, Cheryl Hines
Directed By:
Michael Patrick Jann, Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon, Brad Abrams
Portlandia (2011)
Portlandia
TV-14
Starring:
Roseanne Barr, Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne, Edward James Olmos, Juliette Lewis, Greta Gerwig, Zoë Kravitz
Directed By:
Steve Buscemi, Jonathan Krisel, Bill Benz, Daniel Gray Longino, Carrie Brownstein
Comedy Bang! Bang! (2012)
Comedy Bang! Bang!
TV-14
Starring:
Gillian Jacobs, Emily Bett Rickards, Natasha Lyonne, Abigail Spencer, Aaron Stanford, Haley Joel Osment, Kevin Pollak
Directed By:
Benjamin Berman, Stoney Sharp, Danny Jelinek
Aim High (2011)
Aim High
Starring:
Devon Bostick, Jackson Rathbone, Aimee Teegarden, Natalie Dreyfuss
Massholes (2012)
Massholes
Starring:
Haylie Duff, Donnie Wahlberg, Kenny Wormald, Paddy Quinn, Jimmy Ruggiero
Directed By:
Paddy Quinn
That's My Daughter (2007)
That's My Daughter
Starring:
Patrick DeLuca, Ron Eigen, Dasha Flynn, Jordy Fox
LateLine (1998)
LateLine
Starring:
Kristin Chenoweth, Miguel Ferrer, Nancy Carell, Allison Janney, Dana Carvey, Megyn Price, Sanaa Lathan
Directed By:
Tom Moore, Andy Ackerman, Jeff Melman, Leonard R. Garner Jr., Jay Sandrich
All Star Bowling Trick Shots (2012)
All Star Bowling Trick Shots
Starring:
John Goodman, Jack Huston, Chris Hardwick, Robert Ben Garant, Jon Heder
Directed By:
Jack Packard
According to Jim (2001)
According to Jim
TV-PG
Starring:
Jim Belushi, Linda Hamilton, Tom Arnold, Cindy Crawford, Dave Coulier, Erik Estrada, Lee Majors
Directed By:
Steve Zuckerman, Shelley Jensen, Gerry Cohen, Leonard R. Garner Jr., Charles T. Kanganis
Have Tig at Your Party (2008)
Have Tig at Your Party
Starring:
Heather E. Connell, Cari Daly, Mitzi Druss, Chris Fairbanks
Directed By:
Tig Notaro
Pretend Time (2010)
Pretend Time
TV-14
Role:
Various (15 episodes, 2010-2011)
Starring:
Nathan Fielder, Nick Kroll, Dave Foley, Ryan Phillippe, John Cramer
Watching Ellie (2002)
Watching Ellie
Starring:
Fred Willard, Steve Carell, Peter Stormare, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jane Lynch, George Takei, Don Lake
Directed By:
Michael Engler, Ken Kwapis, Craig Zisk, Kevin Rodney Sullivan
Jason Nash Is Married (2010)
Jason Nash Is Married
Starring:
Andy Richter, Busy Philipps, Rob Corddry, Andrew Daly
Shutterbugs (2005)
Shutterbugs
Starring:
Andy Samberg, Bill Hader, Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel
Directed By:
Jason Woliner
Chris Brown Feat. Nicki Minaj: Love More (2013)
Chris Brown Feat. Nicki Minaj: Love More
Role:
Nick
Starring:
Chris Brown, Kirby Bliss Blanton, Keana Texeira, Becktoria
Directed By:
Chris Brown
Cavemen (2007)
Cavemen
Starring:
Nick Kroll, Jeff Daniel Phillips, Sam Huntington, Kaitlin Doubleday, Stephanie Lemelin
Directed By:
Lee Shallat Chemel, Josh Gordon, Will Speck, Fred Savage