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List of Ralph Macchio Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Outsiders (1983)
30
3
The Outsiders
PG
30
3

In an Oklahoma town during the mid-1960s, two rival teen gangs, working-class ‘Greasers’ and well-to-do ‘Socials’ are frequently at loggerheads with each other. One night, Socs gang attacks two Greasers, Ponyboy and Johnny, who fight back, killing a Socs member in the scuffle. As they hide in an abandoned church, this incidence leads to a chain of grim events involving all the Greasers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Cade
Genres:
Drama, Crime
2. The Karate Kid (1984)
29
5
The Karate Kid
PG
29
5

After moving to California with his mother, Daniel LaRusso befriends a beautiful cheerleader, Ali Mills, and is bullied by a group of karate students led by her jealous ex-boyfriend. One day he is saved by their apartment's eccentric handyman Miyagi, who reluctantly agrees to train him so that he could face his tormentors in the All-Valley Karate Championships.

As:
Cast
Role:
Daniel
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Sport, Action, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Shue, Martin Kove, Pat Morita, Randee Heller
3. My Cousin Vinny (1992)
20
2
My Cousin Vinny
R
20
2

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:
Bill Gambini
Director:
Jonathan Lynn
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Fred Gwynne, Mitchell Whitfield
4. Crossroads (1986)
17
2
Crossroads
R
17
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eugene Martone
Director:
Walter Hill
Genres:
Music, Mystery, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Joe Morton, Joe Seneca, Jami Gertz, Jo Marie Payton
5. Teachers (1984)
17
1
Teachers
R
17
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie Pilikian
Director:
Arthur Hiller
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Crispin Glover, Laura Dern, Morgan Freeman, Nick Nolte, Lee Grant, Allen Garfield
6. Hitchcock (2012)
10
4
Hitchcock
PG-13
10
4

The movie follows legendary director Alfred Hitchcock’s struggles to get one of his most iconic movies Psycho made. After Paramount’s refusal, he is forced to finance the movie himself and in spite of reservations, is helped by his wife Alma. The making of the movie puts a strain on his health and their marriage.

As:
Cast
Director:
Sacha Gervasi
Genres:
Biography, Drama
7. The Karate Kid Part II (1986)
18
1
The Karate Kid Part II
PG
18
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Daniel
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Family, Action, Sport, Romance
Star Cast:
Pat Morita, Martin Kove, Bruce Malmuth, Eddie Smith
8. Beer League (2006)
8
3
Beer League
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Maz
Director:
Frank Sebastiano
Genres:
Sport, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tina Fey, Artie Lange, Cara Buono, Joe Lo Truglio
10. The Karate Kid Part III (1989)
14
3
The Karate Kid Part III
PG
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Daniel LaRusso
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Action, Sport, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Pat Morita, Martin Kove, Robyn Lively, Thomas Ian Griffith
11. Up the Academy (1980)
8
2
Up the Academy
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Chooch
Director:
Robert Downey Sr.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Downey Jr., Ron Leibman, Tom Poston, Wendell Brown, Tommy Citera
12. Had Enough (2010)
13
2
Had Enough
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Lee Dorian
Director:
Jason Diamond, Josh Diamond
Genres:
Action, Short
Star Cast:
Don Jamieson, Frank Drank, Danko Jones
13. Dizzyland (1998)
9
3
Dizzyland
9
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Hackin
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Danielle Harris, Kaila Amariah, Dax Griffin, Zarah Mahler
14. Wax On, Fuck Off (2010)
14
2
Wax On, Fuck Off
14
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Todd Holland
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Connolly, Peter Cameron, Brian Edwards, Shane Arenal, Joe Fidler
15. Popcorn Shrimp (2001)
8
3
Popcorn Shrimp
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Cop #2
Director:
Christopher Walken
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
David Bailey, Laurel Holloman, Master P, Malachy McCourt
16. Love Thy Brother (2002)
8
1
Love Thy Brother
TV-MA
8
1
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Ralph Macchio
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Bobby Boriello, Gideon Jacobs, Todd Weeks, Lorna Ventura
17. The Ballad of Danko Jones (2012)
10
1
The Ballad of Danko Jones
10
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jason Diamond, Josh Diamond
Genres:
Short, Music, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Elijah Wood, John Calabrese, Dan Cornelius, Frank Drank, Art Hsu
18. The Office Party (2000)
10
1
The Office Party
TV-PG
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sean
Director:
Chiara Edmands
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Jon Stewart, Dave Attell, Carol Kane, Clea Lewis
19. I Think Bad Thoughts (2011)
10
1
I Think Bad Thoughts
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Lee Dorian
Director:
Jason Diamond, Josh Diamond
Genres:
Short, Action
Star Cast:
Jena Malone, Elijah Wood, Frank Drank, Art Hsu, Danko Jones
20. Across Grace Alley (2013)
8
2
Across Grace Alley
8
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Father
Director:
Ralph Macchio
Genres:
Short, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Marsha Mason, Colin Branca, Karina Smirnoff, Ben Hyland
21. A Little Game (2014)
8
1
A Little Game
PG
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom
Director:
Evan Oppenheimer
Genres:
Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
F. Murray Abraham, Janeane Garofalo, Rachel Dratch, Oona Laurence
22. Can't Be Heaven (2000)
10
2
Can't Be Heaven
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hubbie
Director:
Richard Friedman
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Kaley Cuoco, Diane Ladd, Garry Marshall, Bryan Burke, Rachel Ticotin
23. Distant Thunder (1988)
9
1
Distant Thunder
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Lambert
Director:
Rick Rosenthal
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Janet Margolin, Reb Brown, Kerrie Keane
24. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Undead (2009)
6
2
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Undead
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jordan Galland
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeremy Sisto, Devon Aoki, John Ventimiglia, Kris Lemche
25. A Good Night to Die (2003)
6
2
A Good Night to Die
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig Singer
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Debbie Harry, Ally Sheedy, Seymour Cassel, Robin Givens, Michael Rapaport
26. Lost Cat Corona (2017)
5
1
Lost Cat Corona
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dominic
Director:
Anthony Tarsitano
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Sean Young, Ajay Naidu, Jeff Kober
27. Too Much Sun (1990)
4
2
Too Much Sun
R
4
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Downey Sr.
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eric Idle, Robert Downey Jr., Allan Arbus, Lara Harris, Howard Duff
29. A Dog and Pony Show (2018)
4
1
A Dog and Pony Show
PG
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Aaron
Director:
Demetrius Navarro
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mira Sorvino, James Russo, Mae Whitman, Christopher Backus

TV Movie(s)

30. High Powder (1982)
8
2
High Powder
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Ray Rhodes
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Dick Van Patten, Timothy Van Patten, James Van Patten, Sherry Hursey
31. Psych: The Movie (2017)
8
2
Psych: The Movie
TV-PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Franks
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Zachary Levi, John Cena, S.E. Hinton, Timothy Omundson
32. Dangerous Company (1982)
8
1
Dangerous Company
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Lamont Johnson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alan Autry, Jan Sterling, Beau Bridges, Kene Holiday, Karen Carlson
34. Holiday Spin (2012)
9
1
Holiday Spin
9
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan A. Rosenbaum
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Garrett Clayton, Erika Eleniak, Karen Olivo, Allie Bertram
35. The Last P.O.W.? The Bobby Garwood Story (1992)
8
1
The Last P.O.W.? The Bobby Garwood Story
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Garwood
Director:
Georg Stanford Brown
Genres:
War
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Le Tuan, Noah Blake, Steve Park

Animation(s)

The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998)
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue
G
As:
Cast
Director:
Dick Sebast
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Musical, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Doris Roberts, William H. Macy, Eric Idle, Dom DeLuise, Darleen Carr

TV Shows and Videos

Cobra Kai (2018)
Cobra Kai
TV-14
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Daniel LaRusso (10 episodes, 2018)
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Edward Asner, William Zabka, Courtney Henggeler, Tanner Buchanan
American Gypsies (2012)
American Gypsies
As:
Producer
Genres:
Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Denny Heide, Anthony Pezzolanti