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List of Owen Wilson Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
13
3
The Grand Budapest Hotel
R
13
3

When the famous concierge—M. Gustave—of a mountainside resort, The Grand Budapest Hotel, is accused of murdering a wealthy dowager, he and his friend Zero along with latter’s girlfriend, Agatha, set out to prove his innocence. In process, they have to safeguard a Renaissance painting and struggle to find a missing will.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Drama
2. Wonder (2017)
13
3
Wonder
PG
13
3

10 year old Auggie Pullman was born with a rare facial deformity which means he has been home-schooled and protected from harassment. But when he is enrolled into Beecher Prep in his fifth grade, he is ostracized and bullied. As he starts forming unlikely friendships, he wins over everyone emerging as a uniting factor for all. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nate Pullman
Director:
Stephen Chbosky
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Julia Roberts, Mandy Patinkin, Daveed Diggs, Noah Jupe
4. As Good as It Gets (1997)
12
2
As Good as It Gets
PG-13
12
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:
Producer
Director:
James L. Brooks
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
5. Rushmore (1998)
12
2
Rushmore
R
12
2

15-year-old Max Fischer, who struggles with his studies but is excellent in extracurricular activities at Rushmore Academy, falls in love with young widowed first grade teacher Rosemary Cross. His friend, disillusioned industrialist Herman Blume, attempts to dissuade him, but when he falls for Cross as well, the two becomes mortal enemies engaged in a vengeful war.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
6. The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
12
2
The Royal Tenenbaums
R
12
2

Royal Tenenbaum and his now-separated wife Etheline have three children, including an adopted girl, all of whom were geniuses as teenagers, but are now struggling with their adult lives. Learning that Etheline is planning to remarry, Royal fakes cancer to bring his dysfunctional family together, but also exposes years of failure and betrayal, resulting in chaos.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
7. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
12
2
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
R
12
2

While filming a documentary, oceanographer Steve Zissou loses his friend, apparently to a jaguar shark. Furious and aggrieved, he decides to kill the shark and film the process as his next documentary. Accompanying him in his expedition is his estranged wife, a German who looks up to him as his father and Ned who actually believes him to be his father.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ned Plimpton
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Adventure
8. The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
11
2
The Darjeeling Limited
R
11
2

Three estranged brothers, Francis, Peter and Jack, who have not talked since their father's death over a year ago, reunite for a train trip across India to bond and cope with their personal problems. Francis, the organizer, reveals midway through the journey that their real goal is to meet with their mother, a nun in a Himalayan convent.

As:
Cast
Role:
Francis
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Comedy
9. Marley & Me (2008)
11
2
Marley & Me
PG
11
2

After moving to Florida and getting new jobs at competing newspapers, newlyweds John and Jenny Grogan decide to adopt a puppy named Marley, as they are not ready to have children yet. The puppy soon grows up into a huge, mischievous dog which continuously irritates its owners, but also manages to bring out the best in them.

As:
Cast
Role:
John
Director:
David Frankel
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
10. Bottle Rocket (1996)
11
2
Bottle Rocket
R
11
2

Dignan has developed a 75-year plan involving several heists. To pull it up, he teams up with Anthony, an inmate of a voluntary psychiatric unit and Bob, the only person in their circle to own a car. They first break into Anthony’s house and then a bookstore before going in search of Dignan’s former boss. Quickly they realize that being a criminal is not easy. 

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Dignan
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Leslie Mann, Luke Wilson, Robert Musgrave, Ned Dowd
11. Wedding Crashers (2005)
11
2
Wedding Crashers
R
11
2

Friends and partners as divorce mediators, John and Jeremy have a favorite pastime: crashing weddings to pick up women. After infiltrating into the wedding of the daughter of Secretary of the Treasury, Jeremy scores with his other daughter Gloria but cannot get rid of her, while John is determined to woo another daughter, Claire, who already has a boyfriend.

As:
Cast
Role:
John Beckwith
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
12. Meet the Parents (2000)
11
2
Meet the Parents
PG-13
11
2

First of the Meet the Parents trilogy, this comedy film revolves around Greg Focker, a male nurse, who decides to first meet girlfriend Pam’s parents before asking her to marry. However, Pam’s ex-CIA father makes no attempt to hide his dislike for Focker. His futile endeavors to impress only end up in disasters, reducing his chances of winning over the family.  

 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Blythe Danner, Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Nicole DeHuff
13. Bottle Rocket (1994)
11
2
Bottle Rocket
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Dignan
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Crime
Star Cast:
Luke Wilson, Robert Musgrave, Elissa Sommerfield, Isiah Ellis
14. No Escape (2015)
11
2
No Escape
R
11
2

No Escape is action thriller film which tells the story of Jack Dwyer, who moves to Southeast Asia with his family. However, they find themselves in the middle of a coup and a political uprising. With riots aimed at foreign companies and foreigners being executed immediately, Jack tries to keep him and his family alive and get them to safety.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Dwyer
Director:
John Erick Dowdle
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Pierce Brosnan, Lake Bell, Sterling Jerins, Claire Geare
15. Inherent Vice (2014)
11
2
Inherent Vice
R
11
2

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
17. Shanghai Noon (2000)
11
2
Shanghai Noon
PG-13
11
2

When Chinese Princess Pei Pei is kidnapped from the Forbidden City, the clumsy imperial guard Chon Wang joins the other guards and follows the captors to Nevada, but then gets separated from others. With a small-time train robber Roy O’Bannon as his odd partner, the mismatched pair bumbles through numerous adventures as they search for the Princess and confront the abductors. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Roy O'Bannon
Director:
Tom Dey
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Jason Connery, Lucy Liu, Brandon Merrill, Roger Yuan
18. Zoolander (2001)
11
3
Zoolander
R
11
3

Dimwitted Derek Zoolander is devastated after he fails to win the top male fashion model honor and is disowned by his family for being unable to assist his father and brothers in the coal mines. Fashion mogul Jacobim Mugatu gives him a new lease of life, but is actually planning to brainwash him into assassinating Malaysia's Prime Minister.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hansel
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
19. Night at the Museum (2006)
10
2
Night at the Museum
PG
10
2

Larry Daley is divorced and unsuccessful. He is hired to work as a night watchman at a museum where, much to his astonishment, he finds that the exhibits to come to life every night and create a ruckus. It is up to Larry now to control the exhibits, prevent a theft attempt by three old guards and eventually gain respect in his son’s eye.

As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Comedy, Fantasy
20. Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
10
2
Behind Enemy Lines
PG-13
10
2

Behind Enemy Lines is a war action drama film which tells the story of Lt Chris Burnett, a US helicopter pilot who is part of the NATO forces observing the peace treaty during the conflict in former Yugoslavia. However, he is spotted and shot down by Serb forces during his flight route. He survives and runs for his life while the Serbs try to hunt him down.

As:
Cast
Role:
Burnett
Director:
John Moore
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Gene Hackman, Gabriel Macht, Charles Malik Whitfield, Joaquim de Almeida
21. Meet the Fockers (2004)
10
2
Meet the Fockers
TV-14
10
2

A sequel to Meet the Parents, the movie sets up the meeting between the Byrnes family and Greg Focker’s parents, Bernie and Roz Focker. The polar opposite lifestyle of the parents almost tears the happy couple of Greg and Pam apart until they find their way back to each other through humorous situations. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
22. The Internship (2013)
10
2
The Internship
PG-13
10
2

After losing their jobs, watch salesmen Billy and Nick manage to get into an internship program at Google where they must compete with young, tech-savvy college students for employment. They are grouped with three other sub-par interns and must learn to work together in order to win competitive team challenges against candidates who may not play fair.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Campbell
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Comedy
25. Shanghai Knights (2003)
10
2
Shanghai Knights
PG-13
10
2

In this sequel to Shanghai Noon, Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon arrive in London seeking revenge for the murder of former’s father and to recover a precious stolen seal of the Chinese emperor. In London, Chon's sister Lin is imprisoned for an attempted murder of Queen’s cousin, Rathbone. The two, now have to free Lin and deal with an evil plan to assassinate the royal family of Britain.

As:
Cast
Role:
Roy O'Bannon
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mars, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Jackie Chan, Tom Fisher, Aidan Gillen
26. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
11
2
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
PG
11
2

The film is the final installment of a trilogy based on Night at the Museum. The story focuses on Larry Daley, a night guard at American Museum of Natural History, where all the artifacts come to life at night and describes his travel to London in the company of Teddy Roosevelt, Sacagewea, Jedediah, Octavius, Dexter, Attila the Hun in order to save the tablet of Ahkmenrah from losing its magic.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Jedediah
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
28. The Minus Man (1999)
10
2
The Minus Man
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Vann
Director:
Hampton Fancher
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Janeane Garofalo, Sheryl Crow, Dennis Haysbert, Dwight Yoakam
29. The Cable Guy (1996)
11
2
The Cable Guy
PG-13
11
2

Steven Kovacs bribes cable installer Ernie ‘Chip’ Douglas to give him free premium channels. However, Chip soon becomes intrusive, invades Steven’s personal life, and makes his life a living hell. When Steven tries to break their friendship, things take a much darker turn, including Chip taking Steven’s ex Robin as a hostage. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Drama
30. Starsky & Hutch (2004)
10
2
Starsky & Hutch
PG-13
10
2

After a dead body is found on the beach of Bay City, two Police detectives, reckless workaholic David Starsky and the easy-going Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson, find clues that lead to drug kingpin Reese Feldman. Following a botched investigation, the two are suspended and their friendship is shattered, but must join forces to stop a bigger scheme by Feldman.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ken Hutchinson
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
31. She's Funny That Way (2014)
10
2
She's Funny That Way
10
2

She’s Funny That Way is a comedy film which tells the story of a playwright, who is beginning a new project, but things get complicated when on the set, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover and the actress working in the production who is a former call girl.     

As:
Cast
Role:
Arnold Albertson
Director:
Peter Bogdanovich
Genres:
Comedy
32. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
10
2
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
PG
10
2

In this second installment in the Night at the Museum series, Larry learns that the exhibits will be moved to the Smithsonian Institution without the Tablet of Ahkmenrah. He soon receives a call for help from Jedediah who, along with his other friends, is under attack from Kahmunrah. Kahmunrah intends to raise an army and conquer the world. Larry now must save his friends.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jedediah
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Adventure
33. Hall Pass (2011)
9
2
Hall Pass
R
9
2

Hall Pass is a comedy film that centres around two husbands who, unhappy with their married lives, are offered a hall pass by their wives - a week off from their marriage to do whatever they want. While the husbands are unable to do much for most of the week, their wives use their own hall passes for a week of fun.

As:
Cast
Role:
Rick
Director:
Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
34. Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
9
2
Around the World in 80 Days
PG
9
2

An adaptation of Jules Verne’s novel, the movie revolves around eccentric inventor Phileas Cogg who is challenged by the villainous, Lord Kelvin, to travel around the world in eighty days. He is helped in his thrilling adventure by his valet, Passepartout, and Monique La Roche, who are hiding their own secrets. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Action, Family
35. Masterminds (2016)
9
2
Masterminds
PG-13
9
2

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:
Steve
Director:
Jared Hess
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, Jason Sudeikis, Zach Galifianakis, Ross Kimball
36. Drillbit Taylor (2008)
9
2
Drillbit Taylor
PG-13
9
2

Trying to save themselves from high school bullies, three freshmen, Ryan, Emmit and Wade, decide that hiring a bodyguard is the best bet for them and place an advertisement on the internet. Finally they select Drillbit Taylor from hosts of other candidates, not realizing that Taylor is homeless and his only aim is to rob them to buy a ticket to Canada. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Drillbit Taylor
Director:
Steven Brill
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Hart, Adam Baldwin, Leslie Mann, Troy Gentile, Ian Roberts
37. You, Me and Dupree (2006)
9
2
You, Me and Dupree
PG-13
9
2

Newlyweds Carl and Molly Peterson are living happily until Carl invites his jobless best friend Randy Dupree to come and live with them, who threatens to become a permanent addition to the house. As Carl keeps getting further infuriated with him, things are made worse due to the machinations of Carl’s disapproving father-in-law, Bob. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dupree
Director:
Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
38. Little Fockers (2010)
9
2
Little Fockers
PG-13
9
2

In this last film in the Meet the Parents series, Greg and Pam are leading a contented life with their twins when Jack Byrnes shows up and appoints his son in law as the successor of the Byrnes family. However, despite his move, Jack is still doubtful of Greg. His suspicion is enhanced when he sees Greg with the beautiful Andi Garcia.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kevin Rawley
Director:
Paul Weitz
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
40. I Spy (2002)
9
2
I Spy
PG-13
9
2

Special agent Alex Scott is summoned to retrieve US government’s stolen high tech fighter plane, Switchblade. Illegal arms dealer Arnold Gundars is suspected to be behind this theft, so cocky boxing champion Kelly Robinson is paired with Scott as Gundars is a Kelly-fan. Now, the two most unlikely partners must learn to get along and stop Gundars before he sells the Switchblade

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex
Director:
Betty Thomas
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Famke Janssen, Gary Cole, Malcolm McDowell
41. How Do You Know (2010)
9
2
How Do You Know
PG-13
9
2

Lisa, a star softball player, finds herself evaluating her life, after she fails to make it into the National Team. She also falls in love with two men at the same time, and struggles to find the true meaning of love. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matty
Director:
James L. Brooks
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
42. Are You Here (2013)
8
2
Are You Here
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Steve Dallas
Director:
Matthew Weiner
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Amy Poehler, Jenna Fischer, Jay Gates, Jason Davis, Melissa Rauch
43. Bliss (2021)
9
2
Bliss
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Greg Wittle
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
45. The Haunting (1999)
8
2
The Haunting
TV-14
8
2

Insomniac Eleanor Nell Vance finds refuge with Dr. David Marrow at Hill House manor. Dr. Marrow says he wants to study her insomnia but in reality, he wants to study the psychological effects of terror. However, when horrific and brutal supernatural events start happening, all the inhabitants of Hill House are forced to fight for their lives. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Luke Sanderson
Director:
Jan de Bont
Genres:
Fantasy, Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Dern, Liam Neeson, Lili Taylor, Marian Seldes
47. Anaconda (1997)
7
1
Anaconda
PG-13
7
1

A documentary film crew travels into the depth of the Amazon in search of a long-lost indigenous tribe. In this, they naively take help of an insane hunter in search of a green anaconda; but end up being taken hostage by him. Forced to go along his quest of capturing the deadly snake, the team members have to go through a horrific experience before they find what they came looking for. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gary Dixon
Director:
Luis Llosa
Genres:
Horror, Action, Thriller, Adventure
48. Zoolander 2 (2016)
7
2
Zoolander 2
PG-13
7
2

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
51. Zoolander Returns to the Runway (2015)
12
3
Zoolander Returns to the Runway
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Hansel
Director:
Vincent Peone, Josh Ruben
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Pierpaolo Piccioli, Anna Wintour

TV Movie(s)

52. Heat Vision and Jack (1999)
13
3
Heat Vision and Jack
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Heat Vision / Doug
Director:
Ben Stiller
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Short, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Ron Silver, Christine Taylor

Animation(s)

Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Fantastic Mr. Fox
PG
Plot:

Based on the eponymous children's book by Roald Dahl, Fantastic Mr. Fox is an animated comedy film that revolves around a thieving fox who gets into trouble for stealing from three notoriously dangerous farmers. Directed by Wes Anderson, the film showcases how a fox manages to save himself, his family and other animals from being exterminated by mean farmers.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Anderson
Genres:
Crime, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Family
Cars (2006)
Cars
G
Plot:

Cars, the animated Pixar classic, tells the story of anthropomorphic talking cars. Racing rookie Lightning McQueen finds himself trapped in Radiator Springs after falling off his truck. As McQueen starts doing community service for damaging roads, he makes friends, falls in love, and ends up being trained by racing legend Hudson Hornet to discover who he truly is inside. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lightning McQueen
Director:
John Lasseter, Joe Ranft
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Sport, Animation
Cars 3 (2017)
Cars 3
G
Plot:

The 3D computer-animated film follows legendary Lightning McQueen who feels he is being pushed out of the racing by new generation of high-tech fast racers. Now, to regain his place as champion, McQueen needs help from young racing trainer Cruz Ramirez and Fabulous Hudson Hornet’s former-engineer Smokey. Equipped with modern tricks, McQueen is set to take on Storm at the Florida 500.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lightning McQueen
Director:
Brian Fee
Genres:
Family, Animation, Sport, Adventure, Comedy
Tales from Radiator Springs (2013)
Tales from Radiator Springs
As:
Cast
Director:
Dylan Brown, Jeremy Lasky, Rob Gibbs, Scott Morse
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Aziz Ansari, Bonnie Hunt, Larry the Cable Guy, Tony Shalhoub, Larry Guy the Cable, Cheech Marin
The Killers Ft. Dawes: Christmas in L.A. (2013)
The Killers Ft. Dawes: Christmas in L.A.
As:
Cast
Role:
Struggling Actor
Director:
Kelly Loosli
Genres:
Short, Animation, Music
Star Cast:
Mater and the Ghostlight (2006)
Mater and the Ghostlight
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Lightning McQueen
Director:
John Lasseter, Dan Scanlon
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family, Horror, Short
Star Cast:
Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt, Larry the Cable Guy, Larry Guy the Cable, Michael Wallis
Cars 2 (2011)
Cars 2
G
Plot:

In a sequel to Cars, Cars 2 is an animated-comedy that sees famous race car, Lightning McQueen, and his buddy, Mater, travel abroad for the very first World Grand Prix. But when Mater gets involved in espionage with a British spy, adventure and drama ensues. Featuring the voices of Owen Wilson and Larry the Cable Guy, this is a fun family film.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lightning McQueen
Director:
John Lasseter, Brad Lewis
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Comedy, Animation, Sport
Free Birds (2013)
Free Birds
TV-PG
Plot:

Two turkeys who are rivals must set aside their differences and team up in order to go back to the past. Their goal is to change history by taking the Turkeys off the Thanksgiving menu for good.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Reggie
Director:
Jimmy Hayward
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family, Adventure

TV Shows and Videos

Becoming Icizzle (2009)
Becoming Icizzle
As:
Producer
Director:
Ian Cranston, Chul Gugich, Kenny Loggins
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy, Musical, Biography
Star Cast:
Ian Cranston, Chris Crayzie, Timmie Foster, Ditta Mac, Patrick Nicholas
Little Fockers: Alternate Opening, Wedding Dream and Morning Wakeup (2011)
Little Fockers: Alternate Opening, Wedding Dream and Morning Wakeup
As:
Cast
Role:
Kevin Rawley
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast: