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List of Rosie Perez Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Do the Right Thing (1989)
22
6
Do the Right Thing
R
22
6

Sal Fragione, owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn, thinks of his eatery as a part of the community. Local customer Buggin’ Out objects that pictures of only Italian-Americans are displayed on pizzeria’s wall of fame, but being an African-American neighborhood, the wall should have black celebrities. As Sal differs, tensions over racism escalate and on one hot summer day, the frustrations explode.

Directed By:
3. Night on Earth (1991)
16
5
Night on Earth
R
16
5

Night on Earth is an anthology comedy drama film, which tells us the story of five different cab drivers in five different cities, and the bond they form with their passengers during their journeys on the same eventful night. 

Directed By:
Jim Jarmusch
5. Fearless (1993)
10
4
Fearless
R
10
4

After surviving a plane crash, the personality of Max Klein totally changes as he becomes a completely different person. Meanwhile, he also tries to help and support another survivor who lost her child.

Role:
Carla Rodrigo
Starring:
Directed By:
Peter Weir
6. Pineapple Express (2008)
43
19
Pineapple Express
R
43
19

Dale Denton, a court-process clerk, witnesses a murder committed by a cop and a drug lord. He escapes, but in panic, dumps his rare marijuana- Pineapple Express – behind. He and his marijuana dealer now know that the rare strain of the weed can be used to reach them. They run for their life with the bad guys close behind them.

Directed By:
David Gordon Green
7. White Men Can't Jump (1992)
16
8
White Men Can't Jump
R
16
8

Billy Hoyle, a former college basketball player, earns his money by hustling streetball players who underestimate him for his race and clothing style. He later teams up with Sidney Deane and the two start their hustling game across Los Angeles. But Billy’s own habit of gambling everything might come in the way of his happiness and marriage. 

Role:
Gloria Clemente
Starring:
Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Cylk Cozart, Tyra Ferrell
Directed By:
Ron Shelton
8. Untamed Heart (1993)
10
4
Untamed Heart
PG-13
10
4

Caroline is a young woman, who studies in a beauty school. She also works as a waitress part-time. While walking home from work one night, she is attacked by two men, who try to rape her, but her shy co-worker shows up and fights them off. Soon, they fall for each other, but things take a turn when Caroline learns that Adam has a serious health condition.

Role:
Cindy
Starring:
Marisa Tomei, Christian Slater, Willie Garson, Kyle Secor
Directed By:
Tony Bill
9. The Other Guys (2010)
34
17
The Other Guys
TV-MA
34
17

While Danson and Highsmith are NYPD’s most popular detectives, Allen and Terry are The Other Guys. When the heroes die while on duty, everyone wonders who will take their place. Meanwhile, Allen and Terry unravel a big conspiracy while investigating a scaffolding permit violation by the rich David Ershon. Will the unlikely pair – one pacifist, another hot headed – become the new heroes?

Directed By:
10. Just Like the Son (2006)
7
3
Just Like the Son
PG-13
7
3
Role:
Mrs. Ponders
Starring:
Mark Webber, Brendan Sexton III, Antonio Ortiz, Dylan Blue
Directed By:
Morgan J. Freeman
11. Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)
10
5
Riding in Cars with Boys
PG-13
10
5

After a rebellious phase, Beverley gets pregnant with a baby boy at the young age of fifteen. She struggles to deal with various problems in her life, while also achieve her dream of becoming an established writer.

Starring:
Drew Barrymore, Brittany Murphy, James Woods, Sara Gilbert, Lorraine Bracco, Adam Garcia, Logan Lerman
Directed By:
Penny Marshall
12. SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (1997)
6
4
SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground
R
6
4
Starring:
Mekhi Phifer, Denis Leary, Jerry Stiller, Bonnie Hunt, Anne Heche, Sam Rockwell, Bill Irwin
Directed By:
13. Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
21
12
Pitch Perfect 2
PG-13
21
12

The Bellas are enjoying three consecutive ICCA champions win. However, a wardrobe malfunction in front of President Obama leads to a huge scandal and their subsequent suspension from the ICCAs. Their only way to get reinstated is to win the World Championship of Acappella, something no American team has ever achieved and which requires them to beat the super impressive German group. 

Starring:
Anna Kendrick, Hailee Steinfeld, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Katey Sagal, Rosie O'Donnell, Hana Mae Lee
Directed By:
14. It Could Happen to You (1994)
10
6
It Could Happen to You
PG
10
6

The kind-hearted NYPD officer Charlie Lang realizes that he has no money to tip the luckless waitress Yvonne Biasi at the diner. He promises to share half of his lottery winnings with her as a tip. The next day he wins $4 million and decides to keep his word. This enrages his wife, Muriel, who starts finding ways to take it all.  

Role:
Muriel Lang
Starring:
Nicolas Cage, Stanley Tucci, Isaac Hayes, Emily Deschanel, Bridget Fonda, Wendell Pierce
Directed By:
Andrew Bergman
15. Human Nature (2001)
8
4
Human Nature
R
8
4

Human Nature is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of an obsessive scientist, and a female naturalist whose lives take an interesting turn after they discover a man who was born and raised in the wild.  

Starring:
Patricia Arquette, Timothy Francis Robbins, Rhys Ifans, Peter Dinklage, Hilary Duff, Tim Robbins
Directed By:
Michel Gondry
16. Won't Back Down (2012)
7
4
Won't Back Down
PG
7
4
Role:
Breena Harper
Starring:
Ving Rhames, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Holly Hunter, Viola Davis, Oscar Isaac
Directed By:
Daniel Barnz
17. Perdita Durango (1997)
7
4
Perdita Durango
7
4

Romeo and Perdita, a criminal couple, kidnaps a geeky college student named Dwayne, and his girlfriend Estelle. Perdita rapes Dwane, while Romeo rapes Estella. They soon plan to sacrifice the two as a part of a ritual. However, the sacrifice is interrupted by a gang of men led by a former betrayed partner of Romeo.

Role:
Perdita Durango
Starring:
James Gandolfini, Javier Bardem, Harley Cross, Aimee Graham
Directed By:
Álex de la Iglesia
18. Small Apartments (2012)
6
4
Small Apartments
R
6
4

Franklin is an eccentric social misfit who lives alone in an apartment, in a rundown building complex that is also filled with other eccentric people. When Franklin is unable to pay his rent, his landlord asks him for oral sex. However, during the process, his landlord slips and dies. Franklin decides to take the body to his landlord’s house and stage it as a suicide, but this leads to several complications.  

Starring:
Amanda Plummer, Peter Stormare, Matt Lucas, Billy Crystal, DJ Qualls, Johnny Knoxville, James Marsden
Directed By:
Jonas Åkerlund
19. Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)
27
18
Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn
R
27
18

Based on DC Comics’ Birds of Prey, the film begins with Harley Quinn being thrown out on the streets of Gotham City after her break up with Joker.  Alone, unprotected and on the run, she has to go through all kinds of life threatening situation until she teams up with three deadly women; Huntress, Black Canary and Renee Montoya.  

Role:
Renee Montoya
Starring:
Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ewan McGregor, Jurnee Smollett-Bell
Directed By:
Cathy Yan
20. The Take (2007)
5
4
The Take
R
5
4
Role:
Marina De La Pena
Starring:
Tyrese Gibson, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, Matthew Hatchette
Directed By:
Brad Furman
21. The Counselor (2013)
13
11
The Counselor
R
13
11

A greedy Texas lawyer, desirous of more money to lead a lavish lifestyle with his girlfriend, gets involved in a perilous drug-smuggling deal. Despite warnings, he is confident that he knows all the angles of the game and will succeed. However, when the deal goes horribly wrong, The Counselor and his wife-to-be are in grave danger.

Starring:
Cameron Diaz, Michael Fassbender, Penelope Cruz, Brad Pitt, Natalie Dormer, Bruno Ganz, John Leguizamo
Directed By:
22. The Dead Don't Die (2019)
11
9
The Dead Don't Die
R
11
9

The Dead Don’t Die is a comedy horror film which takes us to a peaceful town named Centerville, where things suddenly change, when the dead start rising from their graves. Now, since the townspeople have never experienced a zombie apocalypse in their lives, they are at a loss what to do.

Role:
Posie Juarez
Starring:
Danny Glover, Selena Gomez, Austin Butler, Tom Waits, Tilda Swinton, Adam Driver, Steve Buscemi
Directed By:
Jim Jarmusch
23. Puerto Ricans in Paris (2015)
4
4
Puerto Ricans in Paris
R
4
4
Starring:
Rosario Dawson, Luis Guzmán, Ravi Patel, Miriam Shor
Directed By:
Ian Edelman
24. Pete Smalls Is Dead (2010)
4
4
Pete Smalls Is Dead
4
4
Starring:
Tatyana Ali, Sam Rockwell, Lena Headey, Tim Roth, Steve Buscemi, Peter Dinklage, Mark Boone Junior
Directed By:
Alexandre Rockwell
25. The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)
4
5
The Last Thing He Wanted
R
4
5

The Last Thing He Wanted is a mystery crime drama thriller film which tells the story of Elena McMahon, a dedicated journalist, who is struggling with several personal and professional issues. Things take a turn when her absentee father reappears in her life, and asks for her help. Showing early signs of dementia, he asks her to meet someone in Florida, for the “merchandise”, drop it off and collect the payment.

Role:
Alma Guerrero
Starring:
Edi Gathegi, Willem Dafoe, Ben Affleck, Anne Hathaway
Directed By:
Dee Rees
26. Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006)
8
3
Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas!
8
3
Role:
Herself
Starring:
Jimmy Smits, Ramon Rodriguez, Pedro Albizu Campos, Pedro Pietri
Directed By:
Liz Garbus, Rosie Perez
27. Jesus Children of America (2005)
7
3
Jesus Children of America
7
3
Role:
Ruthie
Starring:
Andre Royo, Hannah Hodson, Coati Mundi, Natalia Roldan
Directed By:
28. Criminal Justice (1990)
6
3
Criminal Justice
R
6
3
Role:
Denise Moore
Starring:
Jennifer Grey, Forest Whitaker, Anthony LaPaglia, Tony Todd
Directed By:
Andy Wolk
29. An American Education (2014)
6
4
An American Education
6
4
Role:
Rita Gomez
Starring:
Jack Whitehall, Brittany Snow, Phil Morris, Devin Ratray
Directed By:
Craig Zisk
30. Lies in Plain Sight (2010)
6
4
Lies in Plain Sight
TV-PG
6
4
Starring:
Chad Michael Murray, Martha Higareda, Yul Vazquez, Benito Martinez, Daniela Bobadilla
Directed By:
Patricia Cardoso
31. Copshop (2004)
5
4
Copshop
5
4
Starring:
Rita Moreno, Richard Dreyfuss, Blair Brown, Annie Campbell, Jessica Dickey
Directed By:
Anita W. Addison, Joe Cacaci
32. A Brother's Kiss (1997)
5
4
A Brother's Kiss
R
5
4
Starring:
Jennifer Esposito, John Leguizamo, Marisa Tomei, Cathy Moriarty, Nick Chinlund, Michael Raynor
Directed By:
Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
33. King of the Jungle (2000)
5
4
King of the Jungle
R
5
4
Role:
Joanne
Starring:
John Leguizamo, Rosario Dawson, Marisa Tomei, Julie Carmen, Cliff Gorman, Michael Rapaport
Directed By:
Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
34. Somebody to Love (1994)
5
4
Somebody to Love
R
5
4
Role:
Mercedes
Starring:
Quentin Tarantino, Anthony Quinn, Harvey Keitel, Stanley Tucci, Steve Buscemi, Sam Rockwell, Michael DeLorenzo
Directed By:
Alexandre Rockwell
35. Exit 19 (2009)
4
4
Exit 19
4
4
Starring:
Uriah Shelton, Matthew Lillard, Geena Davis, Anne Clarke, Annika Boras
36. The 24 Hour Woman (1999)
4
4
The 24 Hour Woman
R
4
4
Role:
Grace Santos
Starring:
Aida Turturro, Chris Cooper, Patti LuPone, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Diego Serrano, Karen Duffy
Directed By:
Nancy Savoca
37. Gods Behaving Badly (2013)
4
4
Gods Behaving Badly
4
4
Starring:
Edie Falco, Alicia Silverstone, Sharon Stone, Christopher Walken, Robin Weigert, John Turturro
Directed By:
Marc Turtletaub
38. Five Nights in Maine (2015)
3
4
Five Nights in Maine
3
4
Role:
Ann
Starring:
Dianne Wiest, David Oyelowo, Teyonah Parris, Hani Furstenberg, Neal Lerner
Directed By:
Maris Curran
39. Fugly! (2014)
3
4
Fugly!
3
4
Role:
Zowie
Starring:
Ally Sheedy, John Leguizamo, Griffin Dunne, Yul Vazquez, Radha Mitchell, John Leguizamo
Directed By:
Alfredo Rodriguez de Villa
40. Louis & Frank (1998)
2
3
Louis & Frank
2
3
Starring:
Tony Curtis, Sam Rockwell, Steve Buscemi, Elizabeth Bracco, Jason Fuchs
Directed By:
Alexandre Rockwell
41. Da Brick (2011)
0
2
Da Brick
0
2
Starring:
John Boyega, Eric Arriola, Joseph Basile, Sakinah Bingham
Directed By:

Director

Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006)
11
4
Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas!
11
4
Starring:
Jimmy Smits, Ramon Rodriguez, Pedro Albizu Campos, Pedro Pietri
Directed By:
Liz Garbus, Rosie Perez

Animation Movies

From the 104th Floor (2003)
8
3
From the 104th Floor
8
3
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Directed By:
Sergey Basin
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero
8
4
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero
8
4
Starring:
Adam West, Kumail Nanjiani, Chris Parnell, Alfred Molina, Olivia Holt, Sigourney Weaver, Jane Kaczmarek
Directed By:
Tom De Rosier, Adam Henry, Sam Levine, Chuck Austen, Kathleen Thorson Good
The Road to El Dorado (2000)
34
15
The Road to El Dorado
PG
34
15

In 1519, con-artists Miguel and Tulio win a map to the secret City of Gold, El Dorado. Afterwards, they escape on a ship led by conquistador Cortés to the New World. After the two accidentally discover El Dorado they are portrayed as Gods by a local priest who has his own motives. The two must save the city. 

Role:
Chel (voice)
Starring:
Kevin Kline, Jim Cummings, Kenneth Branagh, Edward James Olmos, Armand Assante, Armand Assante
Directed By:
Bibo Bergeron, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Don Paul
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
7
4
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
TV-Y
7
4
Starring:
Tyra Banks, Shawn Wayans, Marc Anthony, Dave Chappelle, Denzel Washington, Whoopi Goldberg, Lou Diamond Phillips
Directed By:
Vincent Waller, Anthony Bell, Bruce W. Smith, Ed Bell
Little Bill
7
4
Little Bill
TV-Y
7
4
Starring:
Tyler James Williams, Phylicia Rashad, Ruby Dee, Zach Tyler, Gregory Hines
Directed By:
Olexa Hewryk
The Cleveland Show
14
11
The Cleveland Show
TV-14
14
11
Starring:
Mila Kunis, Bryan Cranston, Lizzy Caplan, Jennette McCurdy, Jennifer Tilly, Penn Jillette, Alex Borstein
Directed By:
Lolo's Cafe (2006)
4
4
Lolo's Cafe
4
4
Role:
Maria (voice)
Starring:
Debbie Reynolds, Tom Arnold, Jim Belushi, Carmen Electra, Daryl Sabara, Ed Asner, Rita Moreno
Directed By:
Guy Vasilovich
Dora the Explorer
4
5
Dora the Explorer
TV-Y
4
5
Starring:
Mel Brooks, Jason Alexander, Skai Jackson, Alan Cumming, Jake T. Austin, John Leguizamo, Hilary Duff
Directed By:
Gary Conrad, Sherie Pollack, Allan Jacobsen, Henry Madden, George S. Chialtas
Go, Diego! Go!
3
4
Go, Diego! Go!
TV-Y
3
4
Role:
Click
Starring:
Kelly Ripa, Jake T. Austin, Keeler Sandhaus, Jose Zelaya, Constanza Sperakis
Directed By:
Allan Jacobsen
The Hero of Color City (2014)
3
4
The Hero of Color City
G
3
4
Role:
Red (voice)
Starring:
Christina Ricci, Tara Strong, Sean Astin, Craig Ferguson, Jessica Capshaw, Owen Wilson, Wayne Brady
Directed By:
Frank Gladstone

TV Shows

Frasier
28
6
Frasier
TV-PG
28
6
Starring:
James Spader, Ben Stiller, John Ratzenberger, Jane Lynch, Pauley Perrette, Bob Hoskins, Sarah Silverman
Directed By:
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
32
7
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
TV-14
32
7
Starring:
Bradley Cooper, Coco Austin, Leslie Caron, Kathy Griffin, Cindy Williams, Franco Nero, Rebecca De Mornay
Directed By:
In Living Color
11
3
In Living Color
11
3
Starring:
Jennifer Lopez, Sherman Hemsley, Damon Wayans, Pam Grier, Denise Richards, Jim Carrey, Chris Rock
Directed By:
Terri McCoy, Paul Miller, Rosie Perez, David Grossman, Morris Abraham
Nurse Jackie
14
4
Nurse Jackie
TV-MA
14
4
Starring:
Kristen Connolly, Eli Wallach, Peter Facinelli, Marion Ross, Alexandra Daddario, Blythe Danner, Victor Garber
Directed By:
WIOU
8
2
WIOU
8
2
Starring:
Dick Van Patten, Fran Drescher, Helen Shaver, John Shea, Harris Yulin, Phil Morris
Directed By:
Bethany Rooney, John Heath, Mark Tinker, Miles Watkins
Search Party
10
3
Search Party
TV-MA
10
3
Starring:
Christine Taylor, Parker Posey, Alia Shawkat, Ron Livingston, Meredith Hagner
Directed By:
Sarah-Violet Bliss, Ryan McFaul, Charles Rogers
21 Jump Street
9
4
21 Jump Street
9
4
Starring:
Pauly Shore, Shannen Doherty, Josh Brolin, John Waters, Jada Pinkett Smith, Christina Applegate, Johnny Depp
Directed By:
Kim Manners, Bill Corcoran, James Whitmore Jr., Jorge Montesi, Jefferson Kibbee
The Flight Attendant
16
7
The Flight Attendant
TV-MA
16
7
Role:
Megan Briscoe
Starring:
Bebe Neuwirth, Kaley Cuoco, Michiel Huisman
Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics (2020)
7
4
Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics
TV-MA
7
4
Role:
Self - Actress
Starring:
Haley Joel Osment, Fred Willard, Nick Offerman, Ben Stiller
Rise
7
3
Rise
7
3
Starring:
Marley Shelton, Jennifer Ferrin, Sarain Fox, Rachel Hilson
Directed By:
Michelle Latimer, Mike Cahill
Lipstick Jungle
7
4
Lipstick Jungle
7
4
Starring:
Mary Tyler Moore, Andrew McCarthy, Brooke Shields, Sarah Hyland, Bobby Cannavale, Lorraine Bracco, Kim Raver
Falcón
6
3
Falcón
6
3
Starring:
Santiago Cabrera, Hayley Atwell, Marton Csokas, Charlie Creed-Miles,
Directed By:
Pete Travis, Gabriel Range
Widows
4
3
Widows
PG-13
4
3
Role:
Linda Pirelli
Starring:
Brooke Shields, Jay O. Sanders, N'Bushe Wright, Mercedes Ruehl
Directed By:
Geoffrey Sax
The Being Experience: The Prologue
4
3
The Being Experience: The Prologue
4
3
Starring:
Famke Janssen, Dave Matthews, Debra Winger, Terrence Howard, Alan Cumming, Debra Winger
Nightcap
4
3
Nightcap
TV-PG
4
3
Starring:
Julianne Moore, Gwyneth Paltrow, Michael J. Fox, Paul Rudd, Alec Baldwin, Mariska Hargitay, Cedric the Entertainer
Directed By:
Johnny Milord