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List of Parker Posey Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Dazed and Confused (1993)
25
5
Dazed and Confused
R
25
5

Dazed and Confused is a coming-of-age comedy film that follows the activities of students on the last day of academic year at Lee High School in Texas in 1976. The seniors delight in hazing the new students, especially Mitch Kramer. They enjoy an evening roaming around a pool hall and follow it up with a keg party.

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
2. Best in Show (2000)
22
3
Best in Show
PG-13
22
3

Best in Show is presented as a documentary film, which captures the happenings around the fictitious Mayflower Kennel Club Dog Show in Philadelphia, and focuses on the excitement and tension displayed by the participants, their owners and their handlers not only during the show, but also before and after the event.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Meg Swan
Genres:
Comedy
5. Henry Fool (1997)
14
2
Henry Fool
R
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fay Grim
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Thomas Jay Ryan, James Urbaniak, Maria Porter, James Saito
6. Columbus (2017)
12
2
Columbus
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eleanor
Director:
Kogonada
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michelle Forbes, John Cho, Rory Culkin, Haley Lu Richardson
7. Kicking and Screaming (1995)
13
2
Kicking and Screaming
R
13
2

After they complete their graduation, Grover’s girlfriend tells him that she is moving to Prague to study writing. Instead of accompanying her, he decides to move in with some of his friends, and continues his life the same way as he did before graduation.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Eric Stoltz, Noah Baumbach, Josh Hamilton, Samuel Gould, Catherine Kellner
8. Amateur (1994)
14
3
Amateur
R
14
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Isabelle Huppert, Martin Donovan, Elina Löwensohn, Damian Young
11. The House of Yes (1997)
17
2
The House of Yes
R
17
2

Jackie is a mentally imbalanced young woman who is anxiously waiting for the return of her brother. However, when he returns, she is in for a shock, when he reveals that he is engaged. He also brings his fiancée with him, which upsets her greatly. Soon, it becomes clear that Jackie is quite obsessed with her brother, and she is not the only one in the family with issues.

As:
Cast
Role:
'Jackie-O' Pascal
Director:
Mark Waters
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tori Spelling, Rachael Leigh Cook, Geneviève Bujold, Josh Hamilton
12. Party Girl (1995)
18
2
Party Girl
R
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Daisy Mayer von Scherler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Liev Schreiber, Donna Mitchell, Anthony DeSando, Guillermo Díaz
13. You've Got Mail (1998)
17
2
You've Got Mail
PG
17
2

Kathleen Kelly, who runs a popular local bookstore, is annoyed by arrogant Joe Fox, who opens a branch of the large Fox Books chain across the street, threatening her business. The two, despite having partners, also anonymously chat online and fall in love with each other, but after learning her true identity, Fox must assuage her hatred for him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Patricia Eden
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
14. SubUrbia (1996)
13
2
SubUrbia
R
13
2

A group of young and lost adults from the suburbs of America spend a night outside a convenience store, discussing what to do with the rest of their lives.

As:
Cast
Role:
Erica
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Giovanni Ribisi, Nicky Katt, Ajay Naidu, Jayce Bartok
15. Café Society (2016)
14
3
Café Society
PG-13
14
3

A young Bronx man moves to Hollywood, where he falls madly in love with his uncle’s pretty secretary.  But when he learns that she is actually his uncle’s mistress he returns home heartbroken and begins to run a high-end nightclub with his brother. He also meets a beautiful socialite, whom he plans to marry. At this point, his old love walks back into his life.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
16. Irrational Man (2015)
13
3
Irrational Man
R
13
3

A philosophy professor, who suffers from existential crisis, finds a purpose in his life when one day he overhears a woman complaining that she may lose her children because of a corrupt judge and decides to murder him, reasoning that he will never be caught because he is not connected to the case. But justice has its own way of catching up. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix, Joe Stapleton, Nancy Carroll, Allison Gallerani
17. Broken English (2007)
16
2
Broken English
PG-13
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nora Wilder
Director:
Zoe R. Cassavetes
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Drea de Matteo, Gena Rowlands, Peter Bogdanovich, Tim Guinee
18. Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002)
10
2
Personal Velocity: Three Portraits
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Greta Herskowitz
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ron Leibman, Kyra Sedgwick, Fairuza Balk, John Ventimiglia
20. Fay Grim (2006)
12
2
Fay Grim
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fay Grim
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Liam Aiken, D.J. Mendel, Megan Gay
22. Flirt (1995)
11
2
Flirt
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sebastian Koch, Paul Austin, Robert John Burke, Martin Donovan, Erica Gimpel
23. The Anniversary Party (2001)
11
3
The Anniversary Party
R
11
3

The Anniversary Party is a comedy drama film which tells the story of Joe Therrian and Sally Nash, who are celebrating their sixth wedding anniversary. Joe is about to direct the screen adaptation of his most recent bestseller, but he has decided not to cast Sally as the lead actress, as he feels that she is now too old for the role. Things quickly begin to spiral out of control, after an unexpected gift arrives.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
24. Ned Rifle (2014)
11
3
Ned Rifle
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Fay Grim
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert John Burke, Martin Donovan, Liam Aiken, Aubrey Plaza
25. Superman Returns (2006)
12
2
Superman Returns
PG-13
12
2

The final installment in the original Superman movie series finds the man of steel returning to Earth after five years. His love Lois Lane has moved on and Lex Luthor intends to reshape the world, killing billions using Kryptonian crystal technology. Superman must stop Luthor and save the world, along with Lois and his son. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kitty Kowalski
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
26. Blade: Trinity (2004)
12
2
Blade: Trinity
R
12
2

The human-vampire hybrid, Blade, is chased by the FBI as he has been framed for many murders. In the Syrian Desert, the vampires resurrect the original vampire, Count Dracula/Drake, to his undead state. To fight back this powerful opponent, Blade joins hands with vampire-hunters, Nightstalkers. They have only one chance to use the virus that can destroy Dracula and the vampires.  

As:
Cast
Director:
David S. Goyer
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Horror, Action
27. The Doom Generation (1995)
9
2
The Doom Generation
R
9
2

After one of them kills a store clerk accidentally, three troubled teens embark on a journey filled with sex and violence through America.

As:
Cast
Director:
Gregg Araki
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Margaret Cho, Cress Williams, Dustin Nguyen, Johnathon Schaech, James Duval
28. Adam & Steve (2005)
10
2
Adam & Steve
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rhonda
Director:
Craig Chester
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Craig Chester, Malcolm Gets, Noah Segan, Cary Curran
29. Laws of Attraction (2004)
10
2
Laws of Attraction
PG-13
10
2

Audrey and Daniel are two divorce lawyers based in New York. Although they often find themselves against each other, they eventually decide to get married. However, things get complicated as they find it difficult to draw lines between their personal and professional lives.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Serena
Director:
Peter Howitt
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
31. Grace of Monaco (2014)
10
2
Grace of Monaco
10
2

Grace of Monaco is a biographical drama film which tells the story of Grace Kelly, who considers returning to Hollywood and resuming her career after receiving an offer from Alfred Hitchcock. However, a political dispute between Monaco and France makes things quite difficult for her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Madge
Director:
Olivier Dahan
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
34. Scream 3 (2000)
10
2
Scream 3
R
10
2

In the third movie in the Scream film series, production of a horror film Stab 3 is under way when a new Ghostface appears and begins killing the cast of the film. Sydney, who is leading a secluded and protected life in California, is forced to come out because of these murders. In order to stop the murder, Sydney must deal with her past.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
35. Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
11
2
Josie and the Pussycats
PG-13
11
2

Josie and her friends come to know about a record company, run by Wyatt and Fiona, who puts subliminal messages in their music, so that their customers are brainwashed to continue buying their albums. Josie’s team plans to expose them.

As:
Cast
Director:
Deborah Kaplan, Harry Elfont
Genres:
Music, Comedy
36. Mixed Nuts (1994)
11
2
Mixed Nuts
PG-13
11
2

Philip is the head of a suicide prevention hotline named ‘Lifesavers’. His life gets complicated after he receives an eviction notice from his landlord, as he has been unable to pay his rent for months. In addition to his, he is also having a problem with his neurotic colleague, Mrs. Blanche. Philip tries to convince his girlfriend Susan, who is a loan officer to try to get him a small loan, but she refuses and breaks up with him after telling him that she is dating someone else.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
37. HairBrained (2013)
10
2
HairBrained
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheila Pettifog
Director:
Billy Kent
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Brendan Fraser, Austin Pendleton, Julia Garner, Alex Wolff
38. The Eye (2008)
9
2
The Eye
PG-13
9
2

This supernatural horror film tells the story of a violinist, who has to undergo a cornea transplant surgery in order to regain her eyesight. However, after she recovers her vision, she starts seeing terrifying visions from the alternate paranormal world. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Helen Wells
Director:
David Moreau, Xavier Palud
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jessica Alba, Rade Serbedzija, Tamlyn Tomita, Alessandro Nivola
40. Price Check (2012)
9
2
Price Check
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Walker
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Mabius, Matt Servitto, Annie Parisse, Finn Donoghue
41. The Sweetest Thing (2002)
12
2
The Sweetest Thing
R
12
2

Christina gets attracted to Peter, and finds him to be the perfect partner for her. However, she knows nothing about him, except for the fact that his brother is getting married. Therefore, she decides to gatecrash the wedding in order to find and woo him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Roger Kumble
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
42. Happy Tears (2009)
9
3
Happy Tears
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jayne
Director:
Mitchell Lichtenstein
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Demi Moore, Christian Camargo, Peter Patrikios, T. Ryder Smith
45. Inside Out (2011)
7
1
Inside Out
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Claire
Director:
Artie Mandelberg
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Bruce Dern, Michael Rapaport, Paul Levesque, Julie White
46. Opera No. 1 (1994)
11
2
Opera No. 1
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fairy #1
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Adrienne Shelly, James Urbaniak, Patricia Dunnock, Lydia Kavanagh
47. Flirt (1993)
12
2
Flirt
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Emily
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Martin Donovan, Bill Sage, Dwight Ewell, Geno Lechner
48. What Rats Won't Do (1998)
10
2
What Rats Won't Do
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alastair Reid
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Peter Capaldi, Samantha Bond, Harry Enfield, Valentine Pelka
49. The Venice Project (1999)
10
2
The Venice Project
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Dornhelm
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lauren Bacall, Dennis Hopper, Linus Roache, Stuart Townsend, Lauren Bacall
50. The Event (2003)
10
2
The Event
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Thom Fitzgerald
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Leeves, Sarah Polley, Joanna Adler, Chris Barry
52. Dinner at Fred's (1997)
12
2
Dinner at Fred's
PG-13
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Celia
Director:
Shawn Thompson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Lloyd, John Neville, Valerie Mahaffey, Kevin McDonald
53. Highland Park (2013)
10
3
Highland Park
TV-14
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Shirley Paine
Director:
Andrew Meieran
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bo Derek, Danny Glover, Michelle Forbes, Kimberly Elise
54. Description of a Struggle (1993)
10
2
Description of a Struggle
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wanda
Director:
Tony Pemberton
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tony Pemberton, Chris Marstall, Douglas Stearns
55. Gunshy (1999)
10
2
Gunshy
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Maura Naughton
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
David Herman, Elizabeth Feaster
56. The Wake (1993)
8
2
The Wake
8
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Tom Donahue
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Arabella Field, Dina Dillon, Jonathan Ehrlich, Lisa Gorlitsky
57. The Misadventures of Margaret (1998)
9
2
The Misadventures of Margaret
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret Nathan
Director:
Brian Skeet
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Brooke Shields, Elizabeth McGovern, Jeremy Northam, Craig Chester
58. An Eviction Notice (1995)
8
2
An Eviction Notice
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Paltrow
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Corrigan, Matt Molloy
59. Frisk (1995)
9
2
Frisk
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Verow
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alexis Arquette, Craig Chester, Michael Gunther, Michael Stock
60. The Architect (2016)
8
2
The Architect
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Drew
Director:
Jonathan Parker
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Pamela Reed, Eric McCormack, James Frain, John Carroll Lynch
61. And Now a Word from Our Sponsor (2013)
9
2
And Now a Word from Our Sponsor
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen Hillridge
Director:
Zack Bernbaum
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Greenwood, Callum Blue, Allie MacDonald, Rhys Ward
62. Dead Connection (1994)
8
2
Dead Connection
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Nigel Dick
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Lisa Bonet, Michael Madsen, Lisa Sinclair, Paul Leslie Disley
63. Joey Breaker (1993)
7
1
Joey Breaker
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Steven Starr
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Gina Gershon, Richard Edson, Cedella Marley
64. My Art (2016)
7
1
My Art
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Laurie Simmons
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Blair Brown, Robert Clohessy, Lena Dunham, Grace Dunham
65. The Love Guide (2011)
7
2
The Love Guide
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angelica Lovecraft
Director:
Derek Estlin Purvis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kathryn Erbe, Jay Harrington, Andria Blackman, Stephanie Atkinson

TV Movie(s)

2. Frankenstein (2004)
10
1
Frankenstein
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Carson O'Conner
Director:
Marcus Nispel
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi, Crime
Star Cast:
Adam Goldberg, Vincent Perez, Thomas Kretschmann, Ivana Milicevic
4. First Love, Fatal Love (1991)
10
2
First Love, Fatal Love
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Helen Whitney
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alexandra Auder, Michael Lovell Farris, Kim Frey, Jad Mager
5. Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay (2002)
10
2
Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ed Gernon
Genres:
Biography, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Shannen Doherty, Shirley MacLaine, R.H. Thomson, Rachael Crawford

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Granite Flats (2013)
Granite Flats
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Christopher Lloyd, Richard Gunn, Jonathan Morgan Heit, Charlie Plummer
Search Party (2016)
Search Party
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Sarah-Violet Bliss, Ryan McFaul, Charles Rogers
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Christine Taylor, Rosie Perez, Alia Shawkat, Ron Livingston, Meredith Hagner
High Fidelity (2020)
High Fidelity
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Role:
Noreen Parker
Director:
Natasha Lyonne, Jeffrey Reiner, Andrew DeYoung
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Debbie Harry, David H. Holmes, Jake Lacy
Lost in Space (2018)
Lost in Space
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Neil Marshall
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Selma Blair, Molly Parker, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Toby Stephens
The Sisters of Mercy (2004)
The Sisters of Mercy
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Sabrina Lloyd
Iris (1994)
Iris
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Hartley
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Sabrina Lloyd
Genie on Hard Times with Parker Posey (2013)
Genie on Hard Times with Parker Posey
As:
Cast
Role:
Genie
Director:
Lauren Palmigiano
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Eugene Cordero, Cissy Fenwick
The Return of Jezebel James (2008)
The Return of Jezebel James
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Tompkins (7 episodes, 2008)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dianne Wiest, Scott Cohen, Lauren Ambrose, Haysha Deitsch
Superman Returns (2006)
Superman Returns
T
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Kitty Kowalski (voice)
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Sam Huntington, Brandon Routh