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List of Sarah Michelle Gellar Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984)
10
4
Over the Brooklyn Bridge
R
10
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Menahem Golan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Sid Caesar, Burt Young, Carol Kane, Elliott Gould
2. Cruel Intentions (1999)
23
3
Cruel Intentions
R
23
3

Kathryn, a wealthy manipulative teenager, agrees to watch over naive Cecile with the secret intention of defaming her to take revenge on Cecile's lover, her ex. When her philanderer stepbrother Sebastian refuses to seduce Cecile in favor of the headmaster's virgin daughter Annette, who wants to stay chaste until marriage, the two spoiled step-siblings make a wicked wager.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kathryn Merteuil
Director:
Roger Kumble
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Female Performance, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss
3. The Air I Breathe (2007)
9
4
The Air I Breathe
R
9
4

This drama film tells four different stories about four people, a gangster who can predict the future, a doctor struggling to save his lover’s life, a businessman who bets his life in a horse race, and a pop star who falls prey to a crime boss. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sorrow
Director:
Jieho Lee
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
4. Veronika Decides to Die (2009)
13
6
Veronika Decides to Die
R
13
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Veronika Deklava
Director:
Emily Young
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jonathan Tucker, Erika Christensen, Rena Owen, Florencia Lozano
5. Scream 2 (1997)
14
2
Scream 2
TV-14
14
2

Scream 2 is the second movie from the Scream film series which became highly popular thanks to its cocktail genre of mystery, thriller, slasher violence and comedy. The second film is set two years after the events of the first film when a Ghostface-like copycat killer emerges.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
6. Funny Farm (1988)
11
2
Funny Farm
PG
11
2

Andy Farmer is a former sportswriter who along with his wife, moves to a small town in Vermont so that he can focus on writing his novel. They soon realize that the locals are not very welcoming and the farm is also quite distracting.

As:
Cast
Director:
George Roy Hill
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Kevin O'Morrison, Joseph Maher, Jack Gilpin
7. Small Soldiers (1998)
11
3
Small Soldiers
PG-13
11
3

A toy company programs their2 sets of toys, ‘The Commando Elite’ and ‘The Gorgonites,’ with military technology that is used for steering missiles, enabling the toys to move and talk. In a suburban community, the two cliques acquire thinking capacity and creating their own weapons, the Commando Elite set out to destroy the peaceful Gorgonites, consequently putting the neighborhood humans in danger. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Dante
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Family
8. The Grudge (2004)
14
3
The Grudge
14
3

An exchange student-nurse, Karen Davis, moves to Tokyo, where she comes across a house haunted by a curse called, The Grudge. The curse possesses its victim causing powerful rage followed by death, and then it moves on to its next victim. As Karen searches for the secret of the curse, she gets caught in the whirl; however, she must break the cycle. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Director:
Takashi Shimizu
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Bill Pullman, Clea DuVall, KaDee Strickland, Jason Behr, William Mapother
9. She's All That (1999)
13
2
She's All That
PG-13
13
2

High school hotshot, Zackary Siler’s popularity falls when his hot narcissistic girlfriend, Taylor, dumps him. To get back his popularity, he takes a bet with his friend Dean, that he can convert any high school girl into the Prom Queen. Zack has his work cut out when Dean selects unpopular introvert Laney Boggs. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Iscove
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
10. Simply Irresistible (1999)
22
1
Simply Irresistible
PG-13
22
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Amanda Shelton
Director:
Mark Tarlov
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Patricia Clarkson, Sean Patrick Flanery, Dylan Baker, Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
11. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
12
1
I Know What You Did Last Summer
R
12
1

Four friends Julie, Ray, Helen, and Barry run over a pedestrian on a coastal byway and decide to dump the body in the water. A year later, Julie receives a letter informing her that their crime was witnessed. Soon a figure wearing a raincoat and wielding a hook starts stalking and killing them. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Helen Shivers
Director:
Jim Gillespie
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jennifer Love Hewitt, Bridgette Wilson, Johnny Galecki, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Ryan Phillippe
12. Possession (2008)
9
2
Possession
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jess
Director:
Joel Bergvall, Simon Sandquist
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Drew Scott, Lee Pace, Michael Landes, Tuva Novotny, Chelah Horsdal
13. Suburban Girl (2007)
9
2
Suburban Girl
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Brett Eisenberg
Director:
Marc Klein
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maggie Grace, Alec Baldwin, James Naughton, Chris Carmack
14. Southland Tales (2006)
8
3
Southland Tales
R
8
3

Set in dystopian Los Angeles, a fictional United States is under threat of a nuclear attack in this sci-fi-thriller satire. Activists, corporations and governments seek their agendas in the backdrop of mass paranoia. Meanwhile, a movie star plans his next movie with a porn star and policeman.

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kelly
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
15. The Grudge 2 (2006)
11
4
The Grudge 2
PG-13
11
4

The Grudge 2 was announced soon after the success of its predecessor in 2004. In this 2006 sequel, American social worker Karen's sister Aubrey arrives in Japan, taking the supernatural horror forward as she dodges the endless curse that continues to pass from one victim to the next.

As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Director:
Takashi Shimizu
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Teresa Palmer, Arielle Kebbel, Amber Tamblyn, Takako Fuji
16. Harvard Man (2001)
9
3
Harvard Man
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Cindy Bandolini
Director:
James Toback
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Comedy, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
Eric Stoltz, Adrian Grenier, Joey Lauren Adams, Rebecca Gayheart
17. The Return (2006)
7
3
The Return
PG-13
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Joanna Mills
Director:
Asif Kapadia
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Sam Shepard, Kate Beahan, Adam Scott, Peter O'Brien
18. High Stakes (1989)
6
3
High Stakes
R
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen Rose
Director:
Amos Kollek
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Kathy Bates, Sally Kirkland, Richard Lynch, Robert LuPone

TV Movie(s)

2. Jack Black: Spider-Man (2002)
10
3
Jack Black: Spider-Man
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Jane Watson / Wonder woman
Director:
Joel Gallen
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Tobey Maguire, Jack Black, Tobey Maguire
3. An Invasion of Privacy (1983)
9
2
An Invasion of Privacy
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Mel Damski
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jeff Daniels, Cliff De Young, Frederick Coffin, Jacqueline Brookes
4. The Wonderful Maladys (2010)
12
2
The Wonderful Maladys
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Alice Malady
Director:
Alan Taylor
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Driver, Molly Parker, Adam Scott, Molly Ephraim
5. Cruel Intentions (2016)
14
2
Cruel Intentions
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kathryn Merteuil
Director:
Roger Kumble
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nathalie Kelley, Peter Gallagher, Taylor John Smith, Anne Winters
7. Beverly Hills Family Robinson (1997)
8
1
Beverly Hills Family Robinson
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Robinson
Director:
Troy Miller
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dyan Cannon, Martin Mull, Ryan O'Donohue, Josh Picker

Animation(s)

TMNT (2007)
TMNT
PG
Plot:

Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael and Michelangelo, the four Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have grown apart since their last adventure. But when the world is threatened by an army of ancient monsters, they must not only unite, but must also strengthen their bond if they want to stand against it. 

As:
Cast
Role:
April O'Neil
Director:
Kevin Munroe
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Animation, Action, Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Scooby-Doo
PG
Plot:

The Mystery Inc. has disbanded because of Fred, Daphne, and Velma’s egos leaving Scooby-Doo and Shaggy missing their friends and heartbroken. When they are individually invited to solve a mystery in Spooky Island, they are forced to team up again as demons start kidnapping and stealing the souls of everyone on the island. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Daphne
Director:
Raja Gosnell
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Rowan Atkinson, Isla Fisher, Pamela Anderson, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini, Rowan Atkinson
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
PG
Plot:

In this second instalment of the Scooby-Doo live-action film series, the gang are visiting an exhibition held in their honour. All of their successful cases and monster costumes are on display. When two of them go missing, the gang get to work suspecting an old enemy's hand.

As:
Cast
Role:
Daphne
Director:
Raja Gosnell
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Kevin Durand, Alicia Silverstone, Seth Green, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini, Alicia Silverstone
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Happily N'Ever After
PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Ella
Director:
Yvette Kaplan, Dino Athanassiou, Greg Tiernan, Paul Bolger
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Patrick Warburton, Tom Kenny, Sigourney Weaver, George Carlin, John DiMaggio, Andy Dick, Lisa Kaplan
Los ilusionautas (2012)
Los ilusionautas
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Eduardo Schuldt
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Christopher Lloyd, Marc Thompson, Moisés Suárez, Moisés Iván Mora, Julio Morín

TV Shows and Videos

Call of the Dead (2011)
Call of the Dead
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Genres:
Horror, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Danny Trejo, Robert Englund, Michael Rooker, George A. Romero
Crossbow (1987)
Crossbow
As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Berry, Christian Duguay, George Mihalka, John David Coles, Richard Schlesinger
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Carrie Snodgress, Brian Blessed, Steve Buscemi, Will Lyman, Jeremy Clyde, Nick Brimble
Those Who Can't (2016)
Those Who Can't
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Lauer, Fred Goss, Jay Karas, Bobcat Goldthwait, Adam Nix
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Peter Stormare, Hana Mae Lee, Maria Thayer, Adam Cayton-Holland
Swans Crossing (1992)
Swans Crossing
As:
Cast
Role:
Sydney Orion Rutledge
Director:
Noel Black
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mira Sorvino, Brittany Daniel, Eddie Robinson, Stacey Moseley
Ringer (2011)
Ringer
TV-14
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Bridget Kelly / ...
Director:
Jerry Levine, Allan Arkush, Janice Cooke, Eriq La Salle, Scott White
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Zoey Deutch, Alanna Ubach, Jonathan Banks, Nestor Carbonell, Ioan Gruffudd, Kristoffer Polaha
A Woman Named Jackie (1991)
A Woman Named Jackie
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Larry Peerce
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
William Devane, Joss Ackland, Stephen Collins, Ashley Crow, Andy Buckley, Marianna Bishop
Attention Deficit Theater (2016)
Attention Deficit Theater
As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jaime King, Jon Barinholtz

Sarah Michelle Gellar Awards

People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Actress in a New TV Series 2014
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Cruel Intentions Best Female Performance 2000
Cruel Intentions Best Kiss 2000