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List of Tim Allen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Santa Clause (1994)
61
2
The Santa Clause
PG
61
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Scott Calvin / Santa Claus
Director:
John Pasquin
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
David Krumholtz, Judge Reinhold, Wendy Crewson, Eric Lloyd
2. Galaxy Quest (1999)
35
9
Galaxy Quest
PG
35
9

The cast of an old space-adventure series named Galaxy Quest are transported by aliens called Thermians, who believe the TV show is actually a historical documentary series. Unfortunately, while abroad the very real NSEA Protector, they are forced to go to war against the evil-warlord Sarris who wants Omega 13, a secret superweapon. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jason Nesmith
Director:
Dean Parisot
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
3. The Santa Clause 2 (2002)
52
3
The Santa Clause 2
G
52
3

The Santa Claus 2 is a fantasy comedy film, which tells the story of Scott Calvin, who has been a humble Santa Claus for several years, but suddenly realizes that if he doesn’t get married before the next Christmas Eve, he will need to stop being Santa, as per the rules.  Things get complicated even further, when he sees that his son’s name is on the naughty list. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Santa Claus / Scott Calvin / Toy Santa
Director:
Michael Lembeck
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Aisha Tyler, Molly Shannon, Kevin Pollak, Elizabeth Mitchell, David Krumholtz, Judge Reinhold
4. Wild Hogs (2007)
43
6
Wild Hogs
TV-14
43
6

Four middle-aged Cincinnati friends decide to put some color in their drab, routine lives and commence on a bike trip to the Pacific as Wild Hogs. But as they meet a nasty, aggressive biker gang ‘Del Fuegos,’ who steals a bike from them, the friends resolve to get it back, thus turning the whole trip into an adventure they’ll never forget.

As:
Cast
Role:
Doug Madsen
Director:
Walt Becker
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Action
5. For Richer or Poorer (1997)
44
6
For Richer or Poorer
PG-13
44
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Brad Sexton
Director:
Bryan Spicer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kirstie Alley, Marla Maples, Wayne Knight, Michael Lerner, Jay O. Sanders
6. Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)
47
4
Jungle 2 Jungle
PG
47
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Cromwell
Director:
John Pasquin
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Lolita Davidovich, JoBeth Williams, Sam Huntington
7. Big Trouble (2002)
20
5
Big Trouble
PG-13
20
5

Big Trouble is an American crime comedy film which revolves around the lives of several people in Miami. Their lives get complicated due to a mysterious valuable suitcase. At the same time, it also changes their lives for good.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eliot Arnold
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Thriller
8. Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
42
5
Christmas with the Kranks
PG
42
5

Since their daughter is away, Luther and Nora Krank decids to skip Christmas celebrations, and instead take a cruise in the Caribbean instead. Their neighbours don’t like this at all, and the Kranks soon become social outcasts, due to their lack of Christmas spirit. However, when their daughter comes home at the last minute, they decide to have a celebration eventually. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Luther Krank
Director:
Joe Roth
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd, Erik Per Sullivan, Elizabeth Franz, M. Emmet Walsh
9. Redbelt (2008)
5
5
Redbelt
R
5
5

Mike Terry is a skilled martial arts instructor who refuses to participate in tournaments. However, due to his financial condition getting worse, he eventually decides to take part in such a competition.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Jake Johnson, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jennifer Grey, Alice Braga, Emily Mortimer, Jose Pablo Cantillo
13. El Camino Christmas (2017)
12
3
El Camino Christmas
TV-MA
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Larry Michael Roth
Director:
David E. Talbert
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jessica Alba, Kurtwood Smith, Kimberly Quinn, Emilio Rivera
14. The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
28
9
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
G
28
9

When the wicked Jack Frost comes up with a plan to sabotage the toy factory, it is up to Santa to stop him and also keep his family happy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Santa / Scott Calvin
Director:
Michael Lembeck
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
15. The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009)
13
5
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay
PG-13
13
5
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Henry
Director:
Howard Michael Gould
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andie MacDowell, Jenna Elfman, Elisha Cuthbert, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Barbara Barrie
17. The Shaggy Dog (2006)
21
3
The Shaggy Dog
PG
21
3

A 300 year old sheepdog manages to escape from the laboratory, and it bites Dave Douglas, a prosecutor who is fighting a case against animal rights activists who firebombed a pharmaceutical company, due to animal experimentation. Soon Dave transforms into a sheepdog himself miraculously.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dave Douglas
Director:
Brian Robbins
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Downey Jr., Kristin Davis, Danny Glover, Spencer Breslin, Jane Curtin
18. Zoom (2006)
15
2
Zoom
PG
15
2

Zoom is a superhero comedy film which tells the story of Jack Shepherd, a former superhero, who is asked to come back to work in order to train a group of kids with useless powers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Shepard / Captain Zoom
Director:
Peter Hewitt
Genres:
Family, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
19. Toy Story Midway Mania! (2008)
9
4
Toy Story Midway Mania!
9
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Roger Gould, Sue Bryan
Genres:
Family, Short
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Joan Cusack, John Ratzenberger, Jeff Garlin, R. Lee Ermey
20. Comedy's Dirtiest Dozen (1988)
6
4
Comedy's Dirtiest Dozen
6
4
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Leonard Wong
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephanie Hodge, Bill Hicks, John Fox, Joey Gaynor
21. Tropical Snow (1988)
7
3
Tropical Snow
R
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Ciro DurĂ¡n
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Jsu Garcia, Madeleine Stowe, Alfonso Ortiz
22. 3 Geezers! (2013)
7
2
3 Geezers!
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tim
Director:
Michelle Schumacher
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sam Raimi, Kevin Pollak, J.K. Simmons, Scott Caan, Basil Hoffman

TV Movie(s)

1. Rodney Dangerfield: Opening Night at Rodney's Place (1989)
8
3
Rodney Dangerfield: Opening Night at Rodney's Place
TV-MA
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Gregory Sills
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tobey Maguire, Rodney Dangerfield, Richard Epcar, Bernadette Birkett
2. Tim Allen: Men Are Pigs (1990)
10
4
Tim Allen: Men Are Pigs
10
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Ellen Brown
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Schmidt
3. Tim Allen Rewires America (1991)
7
3
Tim Allen Rewires America
7
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Ellen Brown
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
4. These Guys (2003)
5
5
These Guys
5
5
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Gary Halvorson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Patrick Warburton, Anita Barone, Jsu Garcia, Currie Graham, Alex Kapp
5. The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1994)
6
2
The 46th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Presenter
Director:
Louis J. Horvitz
Star Cast:
Jason Alexander, Alan Alda, Kirstie Alley, David Angell, Kathy Baker
6. The 38th Annual Grammy Awards (1996)
4
3
The 38th Annual Grammy Awards
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Ellen DeGeneres, Tony Bennett, Michael Blakey, Mary J. Blige
7. The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1999)
5
2
The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
5
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Louis J. Horvitz
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Kirstie Alley, David Hyde Pierce, Jenna Elfman

Animation(s)

Toy Story (1995)
Toy Story
TV-G
Plot:

Woody, a pull-string cowboy doll, is the favourite of his owner Andy till the arrival of spaceman figure Buzz Lightyear. Desperate to reclaim his position, he plans to do away with Buzz Lightyear. However, things take a turn when they get lost and have to join hands to escape the cruel toy killer –Sid–and return home to their owner.

As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
John Lasseter
Genres:
Family, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Toy Story 3
G
Plot:

This Pixar Animation’s computer-animated comedy film is third in the Toy Story series. As Andy, prepares to leave for college, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and other toys – some new – find themselves in a day-care centre instead of the attic. They now have to devise a plan to return home before Andy leaves.

As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Toy Story 4
G
Plot:

The fourth installment in Pixar's Toy Story series, the film begins with Woody being given away to a new owner and his struggle to adjust in the new surroundings and also to a new toy called Forky. The story then goes on to portray his adventures when he and his gang set on a road trip with their owner, meeting his long lost friend Bo Peep on the way. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Josh Cooley
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Toy Story 2
G
Plot:

When greedy toy collector Al McWhiggin steals Woody to send him to a Japanese museum, Buzz Lightyear leads the rest of Andy's toys on a brave rescue mission. Woody, however, learns that he is a rare collectible from a popular television show and is introduced to other members of his team, who convince him to stay.

As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
John Lasseter, Ash Brannon, Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family
Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 (2018)
Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2
PG
Plot:

Ralph and Vanellope discover a Wi-Fi router in their arcade, which leads them into a new adventure in the uncharted land of the internet.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
Director:
Rich Moore, Phil Johnston
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Toy Story That Time Forgot
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Steve Purcell
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family, Short
Star Cast:
Timothy Dalton, Don Rickles, Joan Cusack, Tom Hanks, Kristen Schaal, Kevin McKidd
Cars (2006)
Cars
G
Plot:

Cars, the animated Pixar classic, tells the story of anthropomorphic talking cars. Racing rookie Lightning McQueen finds himself trapped in Radiator Springs after falling off his truck. As McQueen starts doing community service for damaging roads, he makes friends, falls in love, and ends up being trained by racing legend Hudson Hornet to discover who he truly is inside. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Lasseter, Joe Ranft
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Sport, Animation
Jimmy Neutron: Win, Lose and Kaboom (2004)
Jimmy Neutron: Win, Lose and Kaboom
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Role:
Meldar Prime
Director:
Mike Gasaway
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy West, Jim Cummings, Alyssa Milano, Jeff Bennett, Carlos Alazraqui, Megan Cavanagh
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins
As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Tad Stones
Genres:
Action, Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Wayne Knight, Patrick Warburton, Nicole Sullivan, Stephen Furst, Larry Miller

TV Shows and Videos

Toy Story Racer (2001)
Toy Story Racer
E
As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Family, Sport
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, John Ratzenberger, Earl Boen, Jim Hanks, Jeff Pidgeon
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Toy Story 3
As:
Cast
Role:
Buzz Lightyear
Director:
Lee Unkrich, Scott Kiraly
Star Cast:
Blake Clark, R. Lee Ermey, Jim Hanks, Jeff Pidgeon
An Evening at the Improv (1982)
An Evening at the Improv
As:
Writer
Director:
Douglas Wellman, Ron Kantor, Ari Golan, Jeffrey Garrett
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephanie Hodge, Patrick Macnee, Rick Overton, Geoff Bolt, Budd Friedman
The Penguin King (2012)
The Penguin King
PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Sias Wilson
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
David Attenborough
Cristela (2014)
Cristela
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Gail Mancuso, John Pasquin, Victor Gonzalez, Ted Wass, Robbie Countryman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gabriel Iglesias, Roseanne Barr, Sam McMurray, Carlos Ponce, Maria Canals-Barrera
Laughing Out Loud: America's Funniest Comedians (2001)
Laughing Out Loud: America's Funniest Comedians
PG
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carrot Top, Richard Belzer, Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson, Louie Anderson, Diane Ford, Cheech Marin

Tim Allen Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Home Improvement Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 1995
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Male Television Performer 1999
Winner Favorite Male Television Performer 1998
Winner Favorite Male Television Performer 1997
Winner Favorite Male TV Performer 1996
Winner Favorite Comedy Motion Picture Actor 1995
Winner Favorite Male TV Performer 1995
Winner Favorite Male TV Performer 1994
Winner Favorite Male TV Performer 1993
Winner Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Series 1992