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List of Rob Reiner Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
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3
This Is Spinal Tap
TV-14
14
3

Documentary filmmaker Marti DeBergi accompanies the English heavy metal band Spinal Tap, as they begin their big US tour to boost their new album. However, in the tour, problems are numerous - it appears that the band’s popularity is waning, their events get cancelled, the album cover raises objection, there is a stage prop malfunction and the girlfriend of one of the band members arrives.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Marty DiBergi
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Music, Comedy
2. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
14
3
The Wolf of Wall Street
R
14
3

This biographical film focuses on the rise of Jordan Belfort from an entry-level employee at a brokerage firm to founding his own firm that engaged in massive security scams involving widespread corruption on Wall Street. However, his decadent lifestyle of sex, drugs and excess led to his downfall by attracting the attention of the FBI.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Crime, Biography
3. The Princess Bride (1987)
15
2
The Princess Bride
PG
15
2

Adapted from William Goldman’s 1973 novel of the same name, the film The Princess Bride tells the story of a farmhand named Westley, who is on a mission to rescue his true love Princess Buttercup from the odious Prince Humperdinck.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Romance, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
4. Stand by Me (1986)
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2
Stand by Me
R
14
2

Stand by Me is a coming-of-age movie centering on the lives of four friends, Gordon ‘Gordie’ Lachance, Christopher ‘Chris’ Chambers, Theodore ‘Teddy’ Duchamp, and Vernon ‘Vern’ Tessio. On their quest to find a dead body, the four boys battle personal demons and a gang led by John ‘Ace’ Merill, only to return home permanently changed by their experience. 

As:
Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
5. A Few Good Men (1992)
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2
A Few Good Men
R
15
2

After two US Marines kill another, Lieutenant Commander JoAnne Galloway proposes to defend them suspecting that they acted on a "code red" order from above. When the case is instead assigned to Liutentent Daniel Kaffee, known for seeking plea bargains, Galloway convinces him to take the case to court and question Colonel Nathan Jessup despite lack of evidence.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
6. Misery (1990)
13
2
Misery
R
13
2

Novelist Paul Sheldon, known for creating the character Misery Chastain meets with a car accident. Nurse Annie Wilkes rescues him and claims to be his number one fan. However, she transforms into a violent psychopath, takes Paul captive, and tortures him when she realizes Paul is killing Misery in his latest novel. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kathy Bates, Lauren Bacall, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, James Caan, Frances Sternhagen, Richard Farnsworth
7. The Jerk (1979)
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2
The Jerk
R
15
2

Navin Johnson, an adopted son of a poor black family, is a simple-minded youth who decides to explore the world and travels to St. Louis on his 18th birthday. As he struggles to find his place in the world, his naiveté lands him in trouble but also helps him out. Though initially exploited by everyone, soon his invention changes everything for him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Carl Reiner, Catlin Adams, Mabel King, Richard Ward
8. Flipped (2010)
12
2
Flipped
PG
12
2

At their very first meeting second grader, Julie Baker, falls in love with Bryce Loski, But Bryce is not sure and tries his best to avoid her, going to the extent of dating other girls. Now in eighth grade, Julie begins to realize that she has been wrong in thinking that Bryce is the love of her life. At the same time Bryce too begins to feel that he has been wrong about Julie. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Rebecca De Mornay, Anthony Edwards, Aidan Quinn, John Mahoney, Madeline Carroll
9. When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
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2
When Harry Met Sally...
R
14
2

Harry and Sally first meet as newly graduates when they share a long drive together from Chicago to New York City, and along the way, they argue about whether men and women can be just friends. They meet over and over in the following decades and become close friends, but are concerned about sexual relationship ruining their friendship.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Billy Crystal, Bruno Kirby, Steven Ford
10. Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
12
2
Bullets Over Broadway
R
12
2

David Shayne is a young and idealistic playwright who moves to Broadway in 1928. A gangster agrees to fund his debut play on the condition that David casts his demanding and talentless girlfriend as the actress. David turns into a cheating writer by the time of the opening night.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
11. The Bucket List (2007)
13
2
The Bucket List
PG-13
13
2

When elderly blue-collar mechanic Carter Chambers learns he has lung cancer, he befriends fellow cancer patient billionaire health care magnate Edward Cole, and the two men embark on a road trip with a wish list of things to do before they "kick the bucket".

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman, Jack Nicholson, Sean Hayes, Beverly Todd, Rob Morrow
13. The Sure Thing (1985)
12
2
The Sure Thing
PG-13
12
2

The Sure Thing is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of Gib, who decides to meet his friend in California, who has arranged a meeting for him with a beautiful girl. He travels to California but he is forced to ride with Alison, a girl with whom he doesn’t have a very good relationship.

As:
Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Timothy Francis Robbins, John Cusack, Anthony Edwards, Tim Robbins, Daphne Zuniga, Boyd Gaines
14. The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
11
2
The Magic of Belle Isle
PG
11
2

The Magic of Belle Isle is a comedy drama film which is about an alcoholic novelist who moves to a small village hoping that he will regain his writing strength. He soon meets and befriends a mother of three children, and with her help, he tries to rejuvenate his life and his work. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
15. The Majestic (2001)
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2
The Majestic
PG
11
2

Set in 1951, an up-and-coming Hollywood screenwriter, Peter Appleton, is accused of being a communist. An accident after getting drunk, results in amnesia. Found near town of Lawson, he is mistaken as the MIA son of the community. He brings life to the town and rebuilds movie theater, the Majestic. As he regains his memory, the authorities also come looking for him.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Darabont
Genres:
Romance, Drama
16. Enter Laughing (1967)
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2
Enter Laughing
11
2

Enter Laughing is a comedy film, which tells the story of an aspiring actor David, who joins a theater company. However, he lacks talent and continues to make effort to make his acting debut.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Shelley Winters, José Ferrer, Elaine May, Jack Gilford
17. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
13
2
Sleepless in Seattle
PG
13
2

Sam cannot get over the death of his wife. On Christmas, his eight year old son Jonah, calls up the radio station and Sam is forced to speak about his feelings. The show is heard by Annie Reed, a reporter who writes to Sam, but he has started dating someone and does not show interest. However, Jonah promises to meet her on Empire State Building on Valentine's Day.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
18. The American President (1995)
11
2
The American President
PG-13
11
2

The US President Andrew Shepherd is running for re-elections and has a high approval rating. As the widower with a young daughter meets environmental lobbyist Sydney Ellen Wade, both are drawn towards each other. But this gives a chance to his opponent, Senator Bob Rumson, to question the popular president’s character. With plummeting approval rating, Shepherd has a hard decision to make.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
20. Postcards from the Edge (1990)
10
3
Postcards from the Edge
R
10
3

Suzanne is an actress who is a recovering drug addict. Her production company says that she has to stay with her mother, if she wants to continue working. However, the problem is that her mother, who is a former actress, still treats her like a child. In addition, she is manipulative and self-absorbed.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
22. Summertree (1971)
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2
Summertree
GP
10
2

In 1970, Jerry, a college student, visits his parents and tells them that he wants to drop out of university to find his true purpose. His parents get worried, as they had spent a significant sum of money for his education. He soon falls for a woman older to him, and they start living together. Meanwhile, as the Vietnam War is going on, he tries various ways to avoid being drafted into the army.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Newley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Teri Garr, Barbara Bel Geddes, Michael Douglas, Jack Warden, Brenda Vaccaro
23. Halls of Anger (1970)
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2
Halls of Anger
R
10
2

Due to a court order, an all-black inner city school is to become an integrated school. Few dozen white kids are transferred there, but the black students oppose this vehemently. Therefore the school brings a tough black teacher to handle the situation.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jeff Bridges, Ed Asner, James A. Watson Jr., Janet MacLachlan, Otis Day, Calvin Lockhart
24. Being Charlie (2015)
10
2
Being Charlie
R
10
2
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Nick Robinson, Devon Bostick, Ricardo Chavira, Susan Misner, Morgan Saylor
27. Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
10
2
Throw Momma from the Train
PG-13
10
2

This black comedy film revolves around a bitter writing instructor who wants his former spouse dead and his student who wants his mother dead.  They come up with a plan: The boy will kill the instructor’s spouse and the instructor will kill his student’s mother.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Danny DeVito, Kate Mulgrew, Billy Crystal, Anne Ramsey, Kim Greist
28. The Big Mouth (1967)
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2
The Big Mouth
10
2

While on his annual fishing vacation in the Pacific, Jerry Lewis accidentally saves an infamous gangster who totally looks like him. When the gangster tells him about diamonds hidden around a hotel, Jerry tries to recover them but soon finds himself being chased by two rival gangster group as well as a hotel employee and a stewardess. To escape them and stay ahead, Jerry dons various disguises.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Jerry Lewis, George Takei, Harold J. Stone, Susan Bay, Buddy Lester, Del Moore
29. Fire Sale (1977)
9
2
Fire Sale
PG
9
2

Benny owns a department store that is soon to undergo bankruptcy. As he prepares to go on a vacation, he plans a scheme that would solve all his financial problems. He would get his mentally ill brother-in-law to set fire to the store and burn it down, and then he would claim the insurance money. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Russel Fikus
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sid Caesar, Alan Arkin, Kay Medford, Anjanette Comer
31. Edtv (1999)
9
3
Edtv
PG-13
9
3

When a television channel decides to telecast the daily life of an ordinary person they choose a video store clerk and begin filming his life 24X7.  Very soon, the show becomes very popular and he becomes a celebrity. But it also invites complications in his life and he starts looking for ways to quit the show without breaching his contract. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
32. How Come Nobody's on Our Side? (1975)
9
2
How Come Nobody's on Our Side?
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miguelito
Director:
Richard Michaels
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Roarke, Penny Marshall, Larry Bishop, Alexandra Hay
33. The Story of Us (1999)
9
2
The Story of Us
R
9
2

Ben and Katie have been married for fifteen years. Although they have grown apart from each other, they keep up the facade of a happy marriage. However, one day, while the kids are away at camp, they think of separating and reassessing their relationship to see if they should stay together or split up.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Betty White, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bruce Willis, Colleen Rennison, Jake Sandvig
34. And So It Goes (2014)
9
2
And So It Goes
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Diane Keaton, Michael Douglas, Annie Parisse, Austin Lysy, Sterling Jerins
37. Alex & Emma (2003)
9
2
Alex & Emma
PG-13
9
2

Alex Sheldon is a struggling writer who finds himself in a complicated situation. Although he is heavily in debt, and suffering from writer’s block, he needs to repay a significant sum of money to Cuban loan sharks. Since his publisher will give him the money when he finishes the novel, he is given 30 days to finish his novel and return the sum, or else he would be killed. He decides to seek the help of a stenographer named Emma.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
Wirschafter
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Luke Wilson, Kate Hudson, Cloris Leachman, Lobo Sebastian, Derek Barbosa
39. Rumor Has It... (2005)
10
2
Rumor Has It...
PG-13
10
2

Recently engaged journalist, Sarah Huttinger, visits her Pasadena family with her fiancé, Jeff Daly, for her sister’s wedding. She learns that probably the book and film The Graduate were based on her family and her father may not be her biological parent. For an answer, she must meet the man concerned, Beau Burroughs, now an internet tycoon, who could be her real father.

As:
Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Mark Ruffalo, Shirley MacLaine, Kathy Bates, Richard Jenkins, Christopher McDonald
43. North (1994)
7
2
North
PG
7
2

North is a talented eleven year old boy, who doesn’t feel valued by his parents. Fed up of the daily quarrel of his parents, he sets out on a quest to explore the world,  to know himself, and to find the perfect parents.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Drama, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
44. Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special (1986)
12
2
Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin Di Bergi
Director:
Billy Crystal, Paul Flaherty
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
45. Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Lost Minutes (1987)
12
2
Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Lost Minutes
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin Di Bergi
Director:
Billy Crystal, Paul Flaherty
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, Marc Shaiman, Brother Theodore
46. But... Seriously (1994)
11
2
But... Seriously
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Jeff Lieberman
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Belzer, Eric Bogosian, H. Rap Brown, Ted Blumberg, Barbara Boxer

TV Movie(s)

1. The T.V. Show (1979)
11
2
The T.V. Show
11
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Tom Trbovich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, Harry Shearer, Deborah Harmon
3. More Than Friends (1978)
10
2
More Than Friends
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Alan Corkus
Director:
James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Joe Pantoliano, Dabney Coleman, Penny Marshall, Howard Hesseman
4. Likely Stories, Vol. 1 (1981)
9
2
Likely Stories, Vol. 1
9
2
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Belzer, Christopher Guest, David L. Lander, Bruno Kirby
5. Million Dollar Infield (1982)
9
2
Million Dollar Infield
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Monte Miller
Director:
Hal Cooper
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bonnie Bedelia, Christopher Guest, Bruno Kirby, Robert Costanzo
6. All in the Family: 20th Anniversary Special (1991)
15
3
All in the Family: 20th Anniversary Special
15
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
David Jackson
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Norman Lear, Jean Stapleton, Carroll O'Connor, Sally Struthers
7. Everyday Life (2004)
10
2
Everyday Life
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Josh Radnor, Mary Gallagher, Jonathan Mangum, Joey Naber
8. A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out (1992)
10
2
A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Di Bergi
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Michael McKean, Harry Shearer
9. I Am Your Child (1997)
9
2
I Am Your Child
9
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Billy Crystal, Roseanne Barr, Mel Brooks, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton
11. Sonny Boy (1974)
7
1
Sonny Boy
7
1
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Joshua Shelley, Allen Garfield, Yvonne Wilder, Florence Stanley, Beverly Carter

Animation(s)

Hopeless Pictures (2005)
Hopeless Pictures
As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Balaban
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Lisa Kudrow, Jennifer Coolidge, Bob Balaban, Michael McKean

TV Shows and Videos

Manhunt (1959)
Manhunt
As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Gavin MacLeod, Victor Jory, Patrick McVey, Chuck Henderson, Charles Bateman
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967)
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
As:
Writer
Director:
Bill Davis, Marty Pasetta, Stan Harris, Tim Kiley, Sam Gary
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Thomas, Steve Martin, Tom Smothers, Dick Smothers, Pat Paulsen
The Super (1972)
The Super
As:
Producer, Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard S. Castellano, Phil Mishkin, Ardell Sheridan, Margaret E. Castellano, Bruno Kirby
Spinal Tap: The Final Tour (1998)
Spinal Tap: The Final Tour
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Marty DiBergi
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Guest, Michael McKean
Headmaster (1970)
Headmaster
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Lee Philips
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Jerry Van Dyke, Claudette Nevins, Parker Fennelly, Bruce Garrick
Getting Together (1971)
Getting Together
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, Lou Antonio, Ralph Senensky, Jerry Belson, Paul Junger Witt
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Della Reese, Cindy Williams, Pat Carroll, Bobby Sherman, Jack Burns, Wes Stern
About a Boy (2014)
About a Boy
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Weaver, Dylan K. Massin, Adam Davidson, Patrick R. Norris, Wendey Stanzler
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Minnie Driver, Chris Diamantopoulos, Candice Patton, David Walton, Benjamin Stockham, Al Madrigal
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1969)
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour
As:
Writer
Director:
Marty Pasetta, Jack Shea
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Reed, Liberace, Dionne Warwick, Glen Campbell, Roger Carroll, John Hartford
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
Director:
Lindsay Crystal
Genres:
Short, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maya Rudolph, Helen Mirren, Billy Crystal, Mike Tyson, Seve Esposito
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Archie Bunker's Place
As:
Cast
Director:
Linda Day, Peter Bonerz, Alan Myerson, Oz Scott, Nick Havinga
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Stiller, Anne Meara, Don Rickles, Carroll O'Connor, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin
The Adventures of Squiddles! And Friends (1994)
The Adventures of Squiddles! And Friends
As:
Producer
Genres:
Family
Free Country (1978)
Free Country
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Joseph Bresner (5 episodes, 1978)
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Joe Pantoliano, Renée Lippin, Judith Kahan, Fred McCarren
Declaration of Independence (2003)
Declaration of Independence
As:
Producer
Director:
Frank Capra III, Arvin Brown
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman, Mel Gibson, Michael Douglas, Kathy Bates, Benicio Del Toro
Catching Up with Marty DiBergi (2000)
Catching Up with Marty DiBergi
As:
Cast
Role:
Marty DiBergi
Director:
Jeffrey Schwarz
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Harry Shearer