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List of Vince Vaughn Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Into the Wild (2007)
26
7
Into the Wild
R
26
7

Jon Krakauer’s 1996 non-fiction book - Into the Wild - is the basis of this movie. Christopher McCandless, a young graduate from Emory University, abandons the life of privilege and sets out on a cross country drive to explore the life in wilderness. He meets various people en route who all influence him in their own meaningful way.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Biography
Star Cast:
Kristen Stewart, Jena Malone, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Hal Holbrook, Catherine Keener, William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden
2. Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
23
7
Hacksaw Ridge
R
23
7

Based on the 2004 documentary The Conscientious Objector, the movie narrates the true story of WWII American Army Medic, Desmond T. Doss. As a conscientious objector, he refused to carry or use any weapon/firearm during the Battle of Okinawa but still managed to rescue and treat 75 men. He won Congressional Medal of Honor for his bravery.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Teresa Palmer, Sam Worthington, Hugo Weaving, Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Milo Gibson
3. Wedding Crashers (2005)
40
4
Wedding Crashers
R
40
4

Friends and partners as divorce mediators, John and Jeremy have a favorite pastime: crashing weddings to pick up women. After infiltrating into the wedding of the daughter of Secretary of the Treasury, Jeremy scores with his other daughter Gloria but cannot get rid of her, while John is determined to woo another daughter, Claire, who already has a boyfriend.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jeremy Grey
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Team, People's Choice Award for Favorite On-Screen Match-Up
4. Rudy (1993)
25
7
Rudy
PG
25
7

Named one of the best 25 sports movies, the film focuses on Daniel Eugene "Rudy" Ruettiger’s struggle to achieve his dream; that is to play football at the University of Notre Dame. Being dyslexic, he neither has the grades nor the money to enter the university. He also lacks the stature to play college football. Yet he does not give up

As:
Cast
Director:
David Anspaugh
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, Greta Lind
5. Swingers (1996)
24
3
Swingers
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24
3

Struggling stand-up comedian, Mike Peters, who can’t get over his break-up with girlfriend Michelle, moves from New York to Los Angeles in search of a big break. As he is unable to forget Michelle even after 6 months, his worldly-wise friend, Trent, tries to tutor him in the ways of social scene. Does Mike find someone to help him forget his break-up?

As:
Cast
Role:
Trent
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Favreau, Alex Désert, Ron Livingston, Brooke Langton
6. Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)
24
5
Brawl in Cell Block 99
24
5

After losing his job, ex-boxer Bradley Thomas works as drug-runner. He and his wife decide to have a baby to save their crumbling marriage. A drug-deal bust leads to his imprisonment while the drug-lord loses his shipment. In the prison, he receives an ultimatum to kill inmate of cell block 99 or else his kidnapped wife and unborn baby will be affected.

As:
Cast
Role:
Bradley Thomas
Director:
S. Craig Zahler
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
7. Old School (2003)
25
3
Old School
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25
3

After learning that his girlfriend frequently engages in orgies behind his back, Mitch Martin joins his two friends Frank and Beanie, who are also dissatisfied with their personal lives, to re-live their past glory days. They turn Mitch's new house near a college campus into a fraternity, but draw the ire of the college dean Pritchard.

As:
Cast
Role:
Beanie
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Comedy
8. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
23
2
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
PG-13
23
2

In 1970s San Diego, Ron Burgundy is a highly successful news anchorman in male-dominated Channel 4. However, the arrival of Veronica Corningstone, an ambitious woman aspiring to be a newswoman, changes the entire scenario. Ron becomes increasingly resentful of Veronica’s success beginning a fierce rivalry between the two.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
9. Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
30
2
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
30
2

Average Joe's Gymnasium is on the verge of shutdown or even demolition unless its owner Peter LaFleur raises $50,000 to pay to the powerful Globo Gym owner, White Goodman. To raise the money, four underachievers and members of Average Joe decide to participate in a dodgeball tournament.  But then, Goodman builds his own team too to defeat them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Peter La Fleur
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Sport, Comedy
10. The Internship (2013)
35
2
The Internship
PG-13
35
2

After losing their jobs, watch salesmen Billy and Nick manage to get into an internship program at Google where they must compete with young, tech-savvy college students for employment. They are grouped with three other sub-par interns and must learn to work together in order to win competitive team challenges against candidates who may not play fair.

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Billy McMahon
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Comedy
11. Dragged Across Concrete (2018)
15
4
Dragged Across Concrete
R
15
4

Brett and Anthony, two police detectives, raid the house of Vasquez, a drug dealer. Although they manage to uncover a bag of money and narcotics, they are suspended because they assaulted the suspect. They soon become disillusioned with law enforcement, and they fall into the criminal underworld.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anthony Lurasetti
Director:
S. Craig Zahler
Genres:
Action, Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
12. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
23
2
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
PG-13
23
2

John and Jane Smith, an apparently normal couple with a dull married life, suddenly discover that both are working as assassins for rival firms after being assigned the same target. Their target escapes in the ensuing confusion, and they are given one final assignment by their respective agencies: to kill the other Smith.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Romance
13. Clay Pigeons (1998)
20
1
Clay Pigeons
R
20
1

Clay is a young man who is having an affair with the wife of his friend Earl. However, when Earl kills himself due to this, Clay finds himself guilty of his death. Although Amanda, Earl’s wife wants to continue the affair as if nothing has happened, Clay tries to resist. Problems arise when a serial killer kills her, and the FBI considers Clay as a suspect.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Joaquin Phoenix, Janeane Garofalo, Gregory Sporleder, Georgina Cates, Vince Vieluf
14. Return to Paradise (1998)
15
4
Return to Paradise
R
15
4

Lewis, Sheriff and Tony are three close friends who are on a vacation in Malaysia. Sheriff and Tony eventually decide to leave for New York, to pursue new careers, but Lewis decides to stay to work with orangutans. Two years later, Sheriff and Tony learn that Lewis has been arrested for drug possession, as a result of their past actions, and is now scheduled for execution.  

As:
Cast
Role:
John 'Sheriff' Volgecherev
Director:
Joseph Ruben
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama
15. Prescription Thugs (2015)
10
1
Prescription Thugs
PG-13
10
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Josh Alexander, Chris Bell, Greg Young
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jeff Hatch, Chris Leben, Matthew Wiese
16. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
19
1
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
PG-13
19
1

A research team comprising Dr Ian Malcolm and Sarah Harding arrives at Isla Sorna to study the dinosaurs in their natural environment. There is another team from InGen that wants to take dinosaurs to mainland San Diego. When the dinosaurs wreak havoc and the situation becomes dangerous, the two team are forced to work together to survive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Van Owen
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
17. Zoolander (2001)
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5
Zoolander
R
16
5

Dimwitted Derek Zoolander is devastated after he fails to win the top male fashion model honor and is disowned by his family for being unable to assist his father and brothers in the coal mines. Fashion mogul Jacobim Mugatu gives him a new lease of life, but is actually planning to brainwash him into assassinating Malaysia's Prime Minister.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
18. Delivery Man (2013)
17
3
Delivery Man
PG-13
17
3

David Wozniak works as a deliveryman for his family’s butcher shop. However, he owes thugs US $80K and his girlfriend Emma is pregnant. His life is thrown into more chaos when he finds out he has fathered 533 children through sperm donations and 142 of them are suing the sperm bank to learn his identity. 

As:
Cast
Role:
David
Director:
Ken Scott
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
19. Thumbsucker (2005)
8
1
Thumbsucker
R
8
1

This comedy drama film tells the story of a shy teenage boy who is still addicted to sucking his thumb. He eventually finds a treatment for his habit, but he becomes an extrovert with more problems than he had before.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Mills
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Benjamin Bratt, Tilda Swinton, Vincent D'Onofrio, Kelli Garner
20. The Cell (2000)
14
2
The Cell
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14
2

The movie follows psychologist Catherine Deane, who is hired to infiltrate the comatose mind of serial killer Carl Rudolph Stargher, to rescue Julia Hickson, his final victim. Using an experimental technology she enters the criminal’s psyche only to come face to face with unimaginable horrors and tortures. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Tarsem Singh
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jennifer Lopez, Patrick Bauchau, Colton James, Dylan Baker, Marianne Jean-Baptiste
22. A Cool, Dry Place (1998)
14
2
A Cool, Dry Place
PG-13
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Russell Durrell
Director:
John N. Smith
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Monica Potter, Joey Lauren Adams, Devon Sawa, Bobby Moat
23. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
12
1
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
PG-13
12
1

As a sequel to a 2004 film, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a 1980s-themed comedy that revolves around a San Diego news anchor, Ron Burgundy, who moves to New York to join a 24-hour news channel along with his former colleagues. Starring Will Ferrell as Burgundy, and other major stars, this film features family drama and hilarious professional rivalry too.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
24. For the Boys (1991)
12
2
For the Boys
R
12
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Mark Rydell
Genres:
Music, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Billy Bob Thornton, James Caan, George Segal, Bette Midler
25. The Break-Up (2006)
21
2
The Break-Up
PG-13
21
2

Art-dealer Brooke Meyers, tired of being unappreciated in the relationship, breaks up with boyfriend Gary Grobowski, a partner in bus-tour business. As neither is prepared to leave the condominium they share, both decide to continue as room-mates, but do their best to drive the other away. Then Brooke wonders whether she is fighting to save the condo or the relationship? 

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Gary Grobowski
Director:
Peyton Reed
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
26. Four Christmases (2008)
24
1
Four Christmases
PG-13
24
1

Coming from dysfunctional families, both Brad and Kate have resolved not to marry or have kids. Every Christmas, they travel abroad in order to avoid visiting their parents, all of whom have remarried. But when their plan to visit Fiji falls apart, they have no other option but to visit their four sets of parents, a visit which changes them for good. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Brad
Director:
Seth Gordon
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
27. Freaky (2020)
10
1
Freaky
R
10
1

Freaky is a slasher comedy film which revolves around a high-school teenage girl named Millie, who becomes the target of a notorious serial killer aka The Butcher. However, when The Butcher’s mystical dagger causes him and Millie to switch bodies magically, Millie discovers that she must get her identity back within 24 hours before the change becomes permanent.

As:
Cast
Role:
The Butcher
Genres:
Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
28. Starsky & Hutch (2004)
14
2
Starsky & Hutch
PG-13
14
2

After a dead body is found on the beach of Bay City, two Police detectives, reckless workaholic David Starsky and the easy-going Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson, find clues that lead to drug kingpin Reese Feldman. Following a botched investigation, the two are suspended and their friendship is shattered, but must join forces to stop a bigger scheme by Feldman.

As:
Cast
Role:
Reese Feldman
Director:
Todd Phillips
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
29. Couples Retreat (2009)
26
2
Couples Retreat
R
26
2

Four couples, all of them close friends arrive on a tropical island couples therapy resort called Eden. Initially thinking participating in therapy is optional, they are quickly disillusioned to find therapy mandatory. The couples soon find themselves working through their issues gaining a better understating of life. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Dave
Director:
Peter Billingsley
Genres:
Comedy
30. The Locusts (1997)
11
3
The Locusts
R
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Clay
Director:
John Patrick Kelley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jessica Capshaw, Paul Rudd, Jeremy Davies, Ashley Judd, Kate Capshaw
31. Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - Hollywood to the Heartland (2006)
9
1
Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - Hollywood to the Heartland
R
9
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Ari Sandel
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Favreau, Ahmed Ahmed, John Caparulo, Bret Ernst
32. The Prime Gig (2000)
7
1
The Prime Gig
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Pendelton 'Penny' Wise
Director:
Gregory Mosher
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Wallace Shawn, Ed Harris, Julia Ormond, Rory Cochrane
35. Be Cool (2005)
14
2
Be Cool
PG-13
14
2

Filmmaker Chili Palmer decides to enter the music industry to help his murdered friend, music producer Tommy Athens’ widow Edie and pay the US $300K owed to hip-hop producer LaSalle. However, when rival producers decide to kill Chili and the Russian mob gets involved, Chili has to find a way to triumph. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Raji
Director:
F. Gary Gray
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Music
36. Paparazzi (2004)
9
1
Paparazzi
PG-13
9
1

Bo Laramie is a rising movie star in Hollywood. Rex Harper, a paparazzo is trying his best to get a provocative photograph of Bo or his wife. He chases Bo and his family one night, which leads to an accident. It injures Bo’s wife badly and his son gets paralyzed. Bo decides to avenge the people responsible for the suffering of his family.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Paul Abascal
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
37. The Watch (2012)
11
2
The Watch
R
11
2

Four friends, Evan, Bob, Franklin, and Jamarcus in the town of Glenview, Ohio, form a neighborhood watch to find out who is killing their townspeople. When they discover aliens living amongst them and an alien plot to conquer the world, they must find a way to stop the invasion. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bob
Director:
Akiva Schaffer
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
39. Domestic Disturbance (2001)
12
4
Domestic Disturbance
PG-13
12
4

Frank is a divorced father who feels that his ex-wife’s new husband Rick, is not what he claims to be. Worried about his son Danny, he begins to investigate the man. Things get complicated when one day, Danny witnesses Rick committing a murder.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Rick Barnes
Director:
Harold Becker
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Steve Buscemi, John Travolta, James Lashly, Rebecca Tilney
40. A Case of You (2013)
8
4
A Case of You
R
8
4

A Case of You is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of Sam, a young writer, who falls for a woman named Birdie. In order to impress her, he decides to share all her interests that are mentioned on her social media profile. However, things get complicated after she falls for him too, and he is forced to keep up the act.

As:
Cast
Director:
Kat Coiro
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
41. Blackball (2003)
8
2
Blackball
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rick
Director:
Mel Smith
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Johnny Vegas, James Cromwell, Bernard Cribbins, Paul Kaye
43. Unfinished Business (2015)
9
4
Unfinished Business
R
9
4

Due to ill-treatment from his boss, Dan Trunkman quits his job. He starts his own company, but his boss tries to crush him once again.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Trunkman
Director:
Ken Scott
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dave Franco, Sienna Rose Miller, James Marsden, Tom Wilkinson, Sienna Miller, June Diane Raphael
46. The Binge (2020)
6
1
The Binge
TV-MA
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Principal Carlsen
Genres:
Comedy
47. Lay the Favorite (2012)
6
1
Lay the Favorite
R
6
1

A lap dancer, Beth, leaves Florida in order to fulfill her dream of becoming a cocktail waitress. Destiny brings her to work for Dink, a sports gambler who hires her. Cupid strikes and she falls in love with him. Much to the ire of Tulip, Dink's wife, Beth also proves to be something of a gambling prodigy.

As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
48. Psycho (1998)
11
3
Psycho
R
11
3

A remake of the 1960 film of the same name, Psycho is a mystery horror film which tells the story of Marion, who arrives at the Bates Motel, after stealing money from her employer. She meets and gets friendly with Norman Bates, who is the owner of the motel. However, unknown to her, Norman has terrible secrets of his own. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Norman Bates
Director:
Gus Van Sant
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Thriller
50. South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
6
2
South of Heaven, West of Hell
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Taylor Henry
Director:
Dwight Yoakam
Genres:
Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Peter Fonda, Billy Bob Thornton, Bridget Fonda, Dwight Yoakam
51. Art of Conflict (2012)
8
5
Art of Conflict
8
5
As:
Producer
Director:
Valeri Vaughn
Genres:
Documentary, News, History
Star Cast:
Gerry Adams, Danny Devenny, David Ervine, Mark Ervine, Jonathan McCormick
52. The Forgiven (2017)
7
2
The Forgiven
R
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Roland Joffé
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Eric Bana, Forest Whitaker, Jeff Gum, Morné Visser, Thandi Makhubele
53. At Risk (1994)
6
1
At Risk
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Elana Krausz
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Randy Travis, Matthew Flint, Shirley Anne Field, Kim Myers

TV Movie(s)

2. Brad Paisley's Comedy Rodeo (2017)
7
1
Brad Paisley's Comedy Rodeo
7
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Jay Chapman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley, Nate Bargatze, John Heffron, Jon Reep
3. 77 Sunset Strip (1995)
6
1
77 Sunset Strip
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Félix Enríquez Alcalá
Genres:
Drama, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Maria Bello, Jim Caviezel, Danny Nucci, Timothy Olyphant

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Undeniable with Joe Buck (2015)
Undeniable with Joe Buck
As:
Producer
Director:
Ben Epstein, Derek Manning, Gordon Wylie, John Derek Manning
Genres:
Talk-Show, Biography, Sport
Star Cast:
Kelly L. Edwards
Pursuit of the Truth (2013)
Pursuit of the Truth
As:
Producer
Genres:
Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Chris Bell, Joshua Ligairi
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know (2016)
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know
As:
Cast
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Sarah Silverman, Ed Helms, Amanda Cerny, Adam Levine
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know (2016)
Maroon 5: Don't Wanna Know
As:
Cast
Director:
David Dobkin
Genres:
Short, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ed Helms, Sarah Silverman, Sabrine Ferretti, Amanda Cerny
Play Dodgeball with Ben Stiller (2017)
Play Dodgeball with Ben Stiller
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter La Fleur
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Christine Taylor, Ben Stiller, Jamal Duff

Vince Vaughn Awards

People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Leading Man 2007
Wedding Crashers Favorite On-Screen Match-Up 2006
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Wedding Crashers Best On-Screen Team 2006