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List of Stephen Merchant Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Logan (2017)
36
8
Logan
R
36
8

A weary Logan leads a secretive life taking care of an ailing Professor X in a dystopian future where no mutants have been born in 25 years and the X-Men have disbanded. He reluctantly agrees to transport a young mutant named Laura, who has similar powers like him, to safety past the Canadian borders.

Role:
Caliban
Directed By:
James Mangold
2. Jojo Rabbit (2019)
22
6
Jojo Rabbit
PG-13
22
6

A lonely German boy Jojo adores Adolf Hitler, who is also his imaginary friend. Jojo is a follower of the ideals of Nazism, but his foundations are shaken when he comes to know that his single mother has given shelter to someone in their house — a Jewish girl.

Role:
Deertz
Directed By:
3. Hot Fuzz (2007)
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7
Hot Fuzz
R
26
7

A posting in the sleepy village of Sandford is what a London cop, Nicholas Angel, gets for his exceptional arrest record. As he tries to adjust to his new relaxed environment, a series of accidents lead him to conclude that there is more to this tranquil community than he knows. He conducts his search for the culprits and is aided by Danny, his overenthusiastic partner who is a fan of action.  

Directed By:
Edgar Wright
4. Click & Collect (2018)
8
4
Click & Collect
Not Rated
8
4
Role:
Andrew Bennett
5. Cemetery Junction (2010)
7
3
Cemetery Junction
R
7
3

In a Reading suburb, three young friends of different dispositions are trying to carve an identity for themselves. Bruce’ strained relationship with his father results in outbursts, getting him into trouble. Freddie, working as an insurance salesman, rekindles his childhood friendship with Julie, his boss’s daughter. Snork, a socially awkward slacker, wishes for a girlfriend. They face circumstances that bring changes in their lives.

Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Emily Watson, Felicity Jones, Ralph Fiennes, Matthew Goode, Christian Cooke, Tom Hughes
Directed By:
6. Run Fatboy Run (2007)
8
4
Run Fatboy Run
PG-13
8
4

Five years ago on their wedding day Dennis ran away from Libby, at that time pregnant with his child.  Now he realizes his mistake and wants to win her back.  But she now has a relationship with Whit, who is successful, but arrogant. Although out of shape, Dennis decides to run the Nike River Marathon not only to impress Libby, but also his son Jake.  

Directed By:
8. The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
7
4
The Girl in the Spider's Web
R
7
4

The Girl in the Spider’s Web tells the story of a young computer hacker Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist, who find themselves facing the underworld and Swedish law enforcement after they are caught in a web of spies and cybercriminals.

Starring:
Sylvia Hoeks, Lakeith Stanfield, Vicky Krieps, Claire Foy
Directed By:
Fede Alvarez
10. Hall Pass (2011)
8
6
Hall Pass
R
8
6

Hall Pass is a comedy film that centres around two husbands who, unhappy with their married lives, are offered a hall pass by their wives - a week off from their marriage to do whatever they want. While the husbands are unable to do much for most of the week, their wives use their own hall passes for a week of fun.

Directed By:
Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
11. Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016)
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3
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie
5
3
Starring:
Johnny Depp, Patton Oswalt, Christopher Lloyd, Ron Howard, Alfred Molina, Robert Morse
Directed By:
Jeremy Konner
12. Table 19 (2017)
5
4
Table 19
PG-13
5
4

Eloise McGarry is attending her friend Francie’s wedding, although she was dropped out as the maid of honor, as her ex-boyfriend Teddy, the bride’s brother had broken up with her. Things get complicated as she finds that she has to sit with a few unwelcome strangers.

Starring:
Anna Kendrick, Lisa Kudrow, Rya Meyers, Charles Green, Craig Robinson
Directed By:
Jeffrey Blitz
13. I Give It a Year (2013)
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4
I Give It a Year
R
6
4

Nat and Josh are a newly wed couple, but since they have a lot of differences, their family and friends predict that their marriage will not last. Things even get complicated further because of Josh’s ex-girlfriend and Nat’s good-looking client. 

Role:
Danny
Starring:
Simon Baker, Anna Faris, Rose Byrne, Minnie Driver, Rafe Spall, Alex Macqueen
Directed By:
Dan Mazer
14. Locked Down (2021)
4
4
Locked Down
R
4
4
Role:
Michael Morgan
Starring:
Ben Kingsley, Mark Gatiss, Mindy Kaling, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anne Hathaway
15. Tooth Fairy (2010)
5
5
Tooth Fairy
PG
5
5

A little girl is heartbroken after a hockey player tells her that tooth fairies don’t exist. He is soon summoned to the fairy world, and is punished with a sentence to serve two weeks as a real-life tooth fairy. 

Role:
Tracy
Starring:
Julie Andrews, Dwayne Johnson, Seth MacFarlane, Billy Crystal, Ryan Sheckler, Ashley Judd
Directed By:
Michael Lembeck
16. Movie 43 (2013)
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6
Movie 43
R
6
6

An unsuccessful screenwriter, pitches in shockingly outrageous story ideas to a studio executive in this anthology comprising fourteen interlinked short films. It is directed by twelve different directors and stars famous Hollywood names. 

Starring:
Richard Gere, Uma Thurman, Naomi Watts, Greg Kinnear, Dennis Quaid, Patrick Warburton, Liev Schreiber
17. Dream Corp LLC (2014)
9
2
Dream Corp LLC
9
2
Role:
T.E.R.R.Y.
Starring:
Stephanie Allynne, Artemis Pebdani, Jon Gries, Nicholas Rutherford
Directed By:
Daniel Stessen
18. The Office Values : Microsoft UK Training with David Brent (2004)
9
2
The Office Values : Microsoft UK Training with David Brent
9
2
Role:
Microsoft Employee
Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Ricky Gervais
Directed By:

TV Shows

See Hear
9
1
See Hear
9
1
Starring:
Jean Breeze, Martin Colville, Joseph Taylor, Maggie Woolley, Memnos Costi
Directed By:
Stephen Merchant
Modern Family
31
6
Modern Family
TV-PG
31
6
Starring:
Josh Gad, Stephanie Beatriz, Edward Norton, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Lauren Cohan, Ariel Winter, Fred Willard
The Office
15
3
The Office
TV-MA
15
3
Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, Mackenzie Crook, Lucy Davis
Directed By:
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Situation Comedy Award
Garth Marenghi's Darkplace
10
2
Garth Marenghi's Darkplace
TV-MA
10
2
Starring:
Noel Fielding, Richard Ayoade, Julian Barratt, Alice Lowe
Directed By:
24
18
4
24
TV-14
18
4
Starring:
Kiefer Sutherland, Nick Offerman, Zachary Gordon, Pauley Perrette, Aisha Tyler, Dennis Hopper, Lana Parrilla
Directed By:
Jon Cassar, Brad Turner, Milan Cheylov, Bryan Spicer, Stephen Hopkins
Green Wing
9
2
Green Wing
9
2
Starring:
John Oliver, Kevin Eldon, Michelle Gomez, Tamsin Greig
Stromberg
9
2
Stromberg
TV-14
9
2
Starring:
Christoph Maria Herbst, Oliver Wnuk, Bjarne Mädel, Diana Staehly, Joe Henselewski
Extras
11
2
Extras
TV-MA
11
2
Role:
Darren Lamb (11 episodes, 2005-2007)
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Kate Winslet, David Tennant, Orlando Bloom, Robert De Niro, Stephen Fry, Ian McKellen
Directed By:
An Idiot Abroad
10
2
An Idiot Abroad
TV-14
10
2
Role:
Himself - Executive Producer / ... (17 episodes, 2010-2011)
Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington, Luke Campbell, Richard Yee
The Big Bang Theory
50
11
The Big Bang Theory
TV-14
50
11
Starring:
Jim Parsons, Jane Kaczmarek, Kunal Nayyar, Ellen DeGeneres, Katey Sagal, Wil Wheaton, Nathan Fillion
Directed By:
Mark Cendrowski, Anthony Rich, Peter Chakos, Nicole Lorre, James Burrows
Drunk History
8
2
Drunk History
TV-14
8
2
Starring:
Elizabeth Olsen, Ronda Rousey, Nick Kroll, Bob Odenkirk, Charlie Day, Nathan Fielder, Gabourey Sidibe
Directed By:
Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters
Short Poppies
7
2
Short Poppies
7
2
Starring:
Rhys Darby, Sam Neill, Karl Urban, David Farrier
Directed By:
Life's Too Short
7
2
Life's Too Short
TV-MA
7
2
Role:
Stephen Merchant (7 episodes, 2011-2013)
Starring:
Val Edward Kilmer, Steve Carell, Helena Bonham Carter, Keith Chegwin, Liam Neeson, Ricky Gervais, Johnny Depp
Directed By:
Hello Ladies
7
3
Hello Ladies
TV-MA
7
3
Role:
Stuart Pritchard / ... (9 episodes, 2013-2014)
Starring:
Rosa Salazar, Stephanie Beatriz, Lucy Punch, Kevin Weisman
Directed By:
Stephen Merchant
The Last Chancers
6
2
The Last Chancers
6
2
Starring:
Kevin Eldon, Valerie Edmond, Kevin Bishop, Tabitha Wady, Adam Buxton
Directed By:
Stephen Merchant
The 11 O'Clock Show
6
2
The 11 O'Clock Show
6
2
Starring:
Sacha Baron Cohen, Dave Attell, Leigh Francis, Ricky Gervais, Daisy Donovan, Iain Lee
Directed By:
James Bobin, Steve Smith, Claire Michel
Lip Sync Battle
6
2
Lip Sync Battle
6
2
Starring:
LL Cool J, Chrissy Teigen, C.J. Tyson, Carlena Britch, Brandon Henschel
Directed By:
Beth McCarthy-Miller
Stephen Merchant: Hello Ladies... Live! (2011)
6
2
Stephen Merchant: Hello Ladies... Live!
6
2
Role:
Himself
Directed By:
Matt Askem
Dream Corp LLC
6
2
Dream Corp LLC
TV-14
6
2
Role:
T.E.R.R.Y. (20 episodes, 2016-2018)
Starring:
Dave Coulier, Liam Neeson, Jon Gries, June Squibb
Meet Ricky Gervais
5
3
Meet Ricky Gervais
5
3
Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Joanna Bobin, Nicola Cotter, Peter Bonner
Comedy Lab
4
3
Comedy Lab
4
3
Starring:
Terry Jones, Miranda Hart, Peter Kay, Will Poulter, Nicholas Parsons, Chelsea Peretti, Joanna Scanlan
Kontoret
3
3
Kontoret
3
3
Starring:
Björn Gustafsson, Henrik Dorsin, Sissela Benn, Veronica Dahlström, Rikard Ulvshammar
Konttori
3
3
Konttori
3
3
Starring:
Sami Hedberg, Pyry Äikää, Linda Wiklund, Antti Heikkinen, Jan-Peter Nyquist

Director

Cemetery Junction (2010)
10
5
Cemetery Junction
R
10
5

In a Reading suburb, three young friends of different dispositions are trying to carve an identity for themselves. Bruce’ strained relationship with his father results in outbursts, getting him into trouble. Freddie, working as an insurance salesman, rekindles his childhood friendship with Julie, his boss’s daughter. Snork, a socially awkward slacker, wishes for a girlfriend. They face circumstances that bring changes in their lives.

Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Emily Watson, Felicity Jones, Ralph Fiennes, Matthew Goode, Christian Cooke, Tom Hughes
Directed By:

Animation Movies

The Simpsons
35
5
The Simpsons
TV-14
35
5
Starring:
Liam Neeson, Gary Coleman, Bill Hader, Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Fred Armisen, Alec Baldwin
Directed By:
The Ricky Gervais Show
10
2
The Ricky Gervais Show
TV-MA
10
2
Role:
Himself (39 episodes, 2010-2012)
Starring:
Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington
Robot Chicken
10
3
Robot Chicken
TV-MA
10
3
Starring:
Zac Efron, Zachary Levi, Tom Hiddleston, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jon Stewart, Brenda Song, Kristin Kreuk
Directed By:
American Dad!
14
5
American Dad!
TV-14
14
5
Starring:
Steven Yeun, Kyle Chandler, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Christine Baranski, Olivia Wilde, Christine Taylor, Kyle MacLachlan
Directed By:
Bromwell High
6
3
Bromwell High
6
3
Starring:
Graeme Garden, Simon Greenall, Doon Mackichan, Stephen Mangan
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
7
5
Gnomeo & Juliet
G
7
5

Gnomeo & Juliet is an animated romantic comedy film, which tells the story of Gnomeo and Juliet, two garden gnomes from opposing communities, who fall for each other. Now, they will need to overcome their respective clans in order to be with each other.   

Role:
Paris (voice)
Starring:
Jason Statham, James McAvoy, Jim Cummings, Dolly Parton, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Matt Lucas
Directed By:
Kelly Asbury
Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
4
4
Sherlock Gnomes
TV-G
4
4

Shortly after Sherlock Gnomes and his assistant Gnome Watson defeats their nemesis Moriarty, Gnomes is approached by Gnomeo and Julet who want to hire him to investigate the sudden disappearance of other gnomes.  

Role:
Paris (voice)
Starring:
Emily Blunt, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Johnny Depp, Matt Lucas, James McAvoy
Directed By:
John Stevenson
Jackboots on Whitehall (2010)
4
3
Jackboots on Whitehall
4
3
Role:
Tom (voice)
Starring:
Rosamund Pike, Pam Ferris, Alan Cumming, Ewan McGregor, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Hugh Fraser, Alexander Armstrong
Directed By:
Edward McHenry, Rory McHenry

Special Appearance/Cameo

Good Boys (2019)
10
5
Good Boys
R
10
5

Good Boys is a coming-of-age comedy film which tells the story of three friends who enter sixth grade while also dealing with their personal problems.  

Role:
Claude (uncredited)
Starring:
Will Forte

Stephen Merchant Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
The Office Outstanding Comedy Series 2006
BAFTA Awards
The Office Situation Comedy Award 2004
The Office Situation Comedy Award 2003
The Office Situation Comedy Award 2002