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List of William H. Macy Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Alive from Off Center (1984)
10
2
Alive from Off Center
10
2
Starring:
Frank Oz, Ann Magnuson, Spalding Gray, Eric Bogosian, Laurie Anderson
Directed By:
2. Fargo (1996)
81
19
Fargo
R
81
19

Jerry Lundegaard, sales manager at an automobile dealership company, incurs a huge debt and devises the ingenious plan of kidnapping his wife so he can extort money from his boss and wealthy father-in-law. However, the supposedly non-violent plan goes awry after his two hired goons attract the attention of pregnant sheriff Marge Gunderson with one killing after another.

Role:
Jerry Lundegaard
Starring:
Directed By:
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
3. Room (2015)
53
12
Room
R
53
12

Academy-award winning film, Room, centers around a young mother, Joy, and her five-year-old son, Jack, who live a life of captivity in a small shed in Ohio. Kidnapped seven years ago by a man who routinely rapes her, Jack was born in the shed where the mother-son duo live a captive life for five years before they manage to escape.

Starring:
Brie Larson, Wendy Crewson, Joan Allen, Sean Bridgers
Directed By:
Lenny Abrahamson
4. Magnolia (1999)
41
10
Magnolia
R
41
10

The film narrates the significance of chance and coincidence in the different yet intertwined stories of nine characters on a rainy day in Los Angeles: a dying game-show host, his estranged drug-addicted daughter, dying former producer, his trophy wife and estranged misogynist son, an ex-quiz-champion and a boy genius, a caring nurse and a police officer in love.

Directed By:
6. Door to Door (2002)
9
3
Door to Door
9
3
Role:
Bill Porter
Starring:
Helen Mirren, Kyra Sedgwick, Kathy Baker, Joel Brooks, Woody Jeffreys
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
7. Thank You for Smoking (2005)
30
9
Thank You for Smoking
R
30
9

As the chief spokesman of Big Tobacco, Nick Naylor defends the use of tobacco in media at times when health concerns are high, and he is good at it. However, when a sharply critical article on him and his work is published, Nick’s life is shaken. Nick has to deal with situation while simultaneously try to become a role model for his son.

Directed By:
Jason Reitman
8. Pleasantville (1998)
20
7
Pleasantville
PG-13
20
7

David, who enjoys 1950s TV shows, and Jennifer, who is his opposite in many ways, receive a magical remote control which mysteriously transports them to ‘Pleasantville,’ a simple place from 1950s black-n-white sitcom, with simple-minded people and perfect things. The twin siblings from the real world help add some wonderful colors to the drab lives of the ‘Pleasantville’ people. 

Role:
George Parker
Directed By:
Gary Ross
9. Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)
12
4
Searching for Bobby Fischer
PG
12
4

Josh is a regular kid, who likes playing football. However, his father notices that he is quite good at chess. Therefore, he starts encouraging his son, and helps him in developing his tactics.

Starring:
Laurence Fishburne, Laura Linney, Ben Kingsley, Max Pomeranc, Joe Mantegna, Joan Allen
Directed By:
Steven Zaillian
10. Rudderless (2014)
10
3
Rudderless
R
10
3

After his son is killed in a school shootout, Sam finds himself getting addicted to drinking. However, when he accidentally learns that his son had wanted to be a musician, he finds a purpose in his own life.

Starring:
Billy Crudup, Selena Gomez, Laurence Fishburne, Miles Heizer, Alexandra Lovelace
Directed By:
William H. Macy
11. Andersonville (1996)
8
3
Andersonville
8
3
Starring:
Thomas F. Wilson, Frederic Forrest, Carmen Argenziano, Frederick Coffin, Jarrod Emick
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer
12. The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
30
11
The Lincoln Lawyer
R
30
11

Mick Haller, a criminal defense attorney works in Los Angeles, from the back seat of his Lincoln Town Car. He gets the case to defend Beverly Hills playboy Louis Roulet. During the defense proceedings, he not only finds the dangerous Roulet guilty but that he is also the murderer in Haller’s past case.  

Role:
Frank Levin
Starring:
Matthew McConaughey, John Leguizamo, Trace Adkins, Marisa Tomei, Bryan Cranston, Margarita Levieva, Ryan Phillippe
Directed By:
Brad Furman
13. Seabiscuit (2003)
14
5
Seabiscuit
PG-13
14
5

Depression era’s true story about thoroughbred Seabiscuit who, though relatively undersized and with slight limp, became one of the most successful racehorses. Car-dealer Charles Howard bought the disgraced horse on suggestion of down-&-out trainer Tom Smith, who selected Red Pollard as his jockey. Forming a close bond with them, Seabiscuit achieved victories that boosted spirits of his team as well as the nation. 

Starring:
Jeff Bridges, Elizabeth Banks, Chris Cooper, Tobey Maguire, James Keane
Directed By:
Gary Ross
14. Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)
11
4
Mr. Holland's Opus
PG
11
4

Passionate musician and composer Glenn Holland’s only dream in life is to compose one spectacular symphony. But he takes up teaching music at a local Oregon high school to pay bills. Initially his inability to get through to his students disheartens him, but as he and his students achieve successes over the years, he realizes that his life’s goal has changed. 

Role:
Vice Principal Wolters (as W.H. Macy)
Starring:
Richard Dreyfuss, Forest Whitaker, Terrence Howard, Glenne Headly, Jay Thomas, Olympia Dukakis
Directed By:
Stephen Herek
15. Murder in the First (1995)
11
4
Murder in the First
R
11
4

Henry is a small-time criminal who is sent to Alcatraz, where he is caught while he attempts to escape. He is therefore put in solitary confinement, but instead of the maximum nineteen days, he is kept there alone in completely darkness for years, which turns him into a madman and a murderer.

Role:
D.A. William McNeil
Starring:
Kevin Bacon, Christian Slater, Gary Oldman, Kyra Sedgwick
Directed By:
Marc Rocco
16. The Sessions (2012)
11
4
The Sessions
R
11
4

A poet-cum-journalist in his late thirties is forced to live in an iron lung due to a bout of polio in his childhood and because of that he has never had sex. But when he is assigned to work on disability and sex, he becomes interested in it and finally engages a sex surrogate. But problem arises when they start developing romantic feelings. 

Role:
Father Brendan
Starring:
Helen Hunt, Rhea Perlman, Adam Arkin, John Hawkes
Directed By:
Ben Lewin
17. Somewhere in Time (1980)
10
4
Somewhere in Time
PG
10
4

When playwright Richard Collier sees a portrait of early 1900’s actress Elise McKenna in Grand Hotel at Mackinac Island, Michigan, he gets obsessed with her. Richard uses self-hypnosis to take himself back in time to 1912 to meet Elise, when both realize that they are meant for each other. But fearing for her career, Elise’s manager William Robinson tries to separate them. 

Starring:
Jane Seymour, Christopher Reeve, Christopher Plummer, Teresa Wright, Bill Erwin
Directed By:
Jeannot Szwarc
18. House of Games (1987)
9
4
House of Games
R
9
4

House of Games is a crime thriller film which tells the story of Margaret Ford, a psychiatrist who wants to help one of her patients who is a compulsive gambler. She starts accompanying him to his poker games, hoping she will be able to help him.

Starring:
James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Joe Mantegna, J.T. Walsh, Lilia Skala, Lindsay Crouse
Directed By:
19. The Wool Cap (2004)
7
3
The Wool Cap
PG-13
7
3
Role:
Gigot
Starring:
Keke Palmer, Don Rickles, Ned Beatty, Cherise Boothe
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
20. Wag the Dog (1997)
15
6
Wag the Dog
R
15
6

A sex scandal that is about to expose the president at an inopportune time of pre-election period jeopardizes the president’s chances of being re-elected. Political consultant, Conrad Brean, and Hollywood producer, Stanley Motss, are appointed to contrive a war in Albania to divert the media attention away from the scandal and towards the fake war that projects the president as a hero. 

Starring:
Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Denis Leary, Jim Belushi, Jay Leno, Woody Harrelson, Craig T. Nelson
Directed By:
Barry Levinson
21. Benny & Joon (1993)
12
5
Benny & Joon
PG
12
5

Benny & Joon is a psychological romantic comedy film which is about a mentally ill young woman who finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton, a great silent movie comedian. 

Starring:
Johnny Depp, Aidan Quinn, Julianne Moore, Mary Stuart Masterson, Oliver Platt
Directed By:
Jeremiah S. Chechik
22. A Slight Case of Murder (1999)
7
3
A Slight Case of Murder
7
3
Role:
Terry Thorpe
Starring:
James Cromwell, Adam Arkin, Felicity Huffman, Julia Campbell
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
23. Bobby (2006)
11
5
Bobby
R
11
5

Bobby is a musical romantic drama film, which tells the story of a Raja, and Bobby, who fall in love. However, Raja, is the son of a rich Hindu businessman, while Bobby is the daughter of a poor Catholic fisherman. Therefore their families try to keep them apart.  

Starring:
Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Joshua Jackson, Harry Belafonte, Elijah Wood, Sharon Stone
Directed By:
24. Things Change (1988)
7
3
Things Change
PG
7
3
Starring:
Don Ameche, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Joe Mantegna, Clark Gregg, J.T. Walsh
Directed By:
25. Without a Trace (1983)
7
3
Without a Trace
PG
7
3
Starring:
Stockard Channing, Jacqueline Brookes, Judd Hirsch, David Dukes
Directed By:
Stanley R. Jaffe
26. The Cooler (2003)
10
4
The Cooler
TV-MA
10
4

Casino Shangri-La, run by old-school follower Shelly Kaplow, employs luckless loser Bernie Lootz as the ‘cooler’ to spread his bad luck around the gamblers who’re on a winning spree. Then he falls in love with new waitress Natalie Belisario, which puts his misfortune in reverse. As Bernie’s happiness starts reflecting adversely on the collections, Shelly tries to put spoke in his relationship.

Role:
Bernie Lootz
Starring:
Alec Baldwin, Paul Sorvino, Maria Bello, Shawn Hatosy, Ron Livingston
Directed By:
Wayne Kramer
27. Homicide (1991)
7
3
Homicide
R
7
3

A Jewish detective is trying to catch a murderer, whom even the FBI was unable to track down. However, he is soon assigned to a different case, where he has to investigate the murder of a Jewish lady. Her family believes that her murder was an anti-Semitic hate crime. Although he is initially not convinced, he soon begins to discover a larger conspiracy.

Role:
Tim Sullivan
Starring:
Ving Rhames, Joe Mantegna, Vincent Guastaferro, J.J. Johnston
Directed By:
28. Inland Empire (2006)
12
5
Inland Empire
R
12
5

Inland Empire is a 2006 mystery drama film, revolving around an actress who begins to adopt the persona of her character in a film, and meanwhile, her world starts becoming nightmarish and surreal.  

Starring:
David Lynch, Naomi Watts, Diane Ladd, Nastassja Kinski, Mary Steenburgen, Harry Dean Stanton, Laura Dern
Directed By:
29. The Last Dragon (1985)
8
4
The Last Dragon
PG-13
8
4

The Last Dragon is an action comedy drama film which tells the story of Leroy Green, a young fighter, who approaches his master as he wishes to attain the last level in martial arts. However, his master claims that in order to unlock the power of ‘The Glow’, which is the last level, he will need to find Master Sum Dum Goy.  

Starring:
Chazz Palminteri, Christopher Murney, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Taimak, Vanity
Directed By:
Michael Schultz
30. The Client (1994)
12
6
The Client
PG-13
12
6

The Client is a 1994 legal thriller film, which tells the story of a young boy who witnesses the suicide of a lawyer, and also has information regarding the disappearance of a politician. He hires a lawyer for protection when the District Attorney tries to use him to take down the mobsters. 

Starring:
Tommy Lee Jones, Susan Sarandon, Mary-Louise Parker, Anthony Edwards, Brad Renfro, Kim Coates, Ossie Davis
Directed By:
31. He Was a Quiet Man (2007)
8
4
He Was a Quiet Man
8
4

He Was A Quiet Man is a black comedy thriller film which tells the story of an insignificant office worker, who becomes a hero in his office, after he saves the life of a girl, when one of his co-workers go on a murderous rampage. He soon receives a promotion and starts living his dream life.

Starring:
Christian Slater, John Gulager, Michael DeLuise, Anzu Lawson, Jamison Jones
Directed By:
Frank A. Cappello
32. State and Main (2000)
8
4
State and Main
R
8
4

This comedy drama film revolves around a film production crew who are forced to relocate into a small town named Watford. This really makes things tough for them. Things get even more complicated due to the unprofessional behavior of the lead actors.

Starring:
Charles Durning, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julia Stiles, John Krasinski, Alec Baldwin, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rebecca Pidgeon
Directed By:
33. Shadows and Fog (1991)
8
4
Shadows and Fog
PG-13
8
4

Kleinman is a timid bookkeeper, who wanders around town and tries his best in finding a dangerous serial killer who is on the loose.  

Starring:
Donald Pleasence, John Cusack, John Malkovich, Lily Tomlin, Peter Dinklage, Kathy Bates, Jodie Foster
Directed By:
34. Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
7
4
Ghosts of Mississippi
PG-13
7
4

After a civil rights leader named Medgar Evers is killed by a racist, an assistant district attorney helps his widow to find justice.

Starring:
Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods, Lucas Black, Wayne Rogers, Alexa Vega, Alec Baldwin, Diane Ladd
Directed By:
35. Panic (2000)
7
3
Panic
R
7
3

Alex is a married hitman, who is going through a mid-life crisis. He wants to get out of the family business, but his father doesn’t want him to. Therefore he decides to visit a therapist to undergo counseling. His life takes a turn  after he meets a neurotic 23 year-old-woman, for whom he develops feelings. Things get complicated when his father informs that his next target is the therapist he has been seeing.

Role:
Alex
Starring:
John Ritter, Neve Campbell, Donald Sutherland, Tracey Ullman
Directed By:
Henry Bromell
36. Focus (2001)
7
3
Focus
PG-13
7
3
Role:
Lawrence Newman
Starring:
Meat Loaf, Laura Dern, Kay Hawtrey, David Paymer
Directed By:
Neal Slavin
37. Above Suspicion (1995)
6
3
Above Suspicion
R
6
3
Starring:
Kim Cattrall, Christopher Reeve, Joe Mantegna, Clark Gregg, Edward Kerr
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
38. The Dining Room (1984)
6
3
The Dining Room
6
3
Role:
Arthur / Charlie / Architect / Billy / Nick / Fred / Tony / Standish (as W.H. Macy)
Starring:
Frances Sternhagen, John Shea, Pippa Pearthree, Jeanne Ruskin
Directed By:
Allan A. Goldstein
39. A Civil Action (1998)
9
4
A Civil Action
PG-13
9
4

Jan is a lawyer who takes up a case involving a major company which is responsible for contaminating a town’s water supply, eventually causing a lot of people to be diagnosed with leukemia. However, this case may bankrupt his firm as well as his career.

Role:
James Gordon
Starring:
John Travolta, John Lithgow, Stephen Fry, James Gandolfini, Sydney Pollack, Kathy Bates, Robert Duvall
Directed By:
Steven Zaillian
40. Oleanna (1994)
6
4
Oleanna
6
4
Role:
John
Starring:
Debra Eisenstadt, Diego Pineda, Scott Zigler
Directed By:
41. The Boy Who Loved Trolls (1984)
6
3
The Boy Who Loved Trolls
6
3
Starring:
Sam Waterston, Susan Anton, Matt Dill, Nicolle Cherubini
Directed By:
Harvey S. Laidman
42. Air Force One (1997)
22
12
Air Force One
R
22
12

Shortly after U.S. President James Marshall vows never to negotiate with terrorists, Air Force One is hijacked by Russian neo-nationalists, with President's family, cabinet advisers and press members onboard. Marshall, a Vietnam War veteran, pretends to flee in an escape pod, but instead attempts to rescue the hostages while the Vice President negotiates with the terrorists.

Starring:
Harrison Ford, Glenn Close, Gary Oldman, Wendy Crewson, Liesel Matthews
Directed By:
Wolfgang Petersen
43. Cellular (2004)
14
8
Cellular
PG-13
14
8

When schoolteacher, Jessica Martin, is abducted by a gang led by Ethan Greer, her only line of communication for help is a broken phone. She dials a random number and reaches Ryan. When Ryan realizes the truth he tries to locate Jessica and help her with the aid of Sergeant Bob Mooney. 

Starring:
Jason Statham, Kim Basinger, Jessica Biel, Caroline Aaron, Brenda Ballard, Will Beinbrink
Directed By:
David R. Ellis
44. Spartan (2004)
9
5
Spartan
R
9
5

Spartan is an action thriller film, which tells the story of a Secret Service Agent, who is assigned to rescue the daughter of the President, after she is kidnapped by a human trafficking ring. However, he soon finds himself in the middle of a large conspiracy.

Starring:
Val Edward Kilmer, Aaron Stanford, Kristen Bell, Val Kilmer, Derek Luke, Tia Texada, Bob Jennings
Directed By:
45. Jerry and Tom (1998)
6
3
Jerry and Tom
R
6
3
Starring:
Ted Danson, Sam Rockwell, Charles Durning, Joe Mantegna, Maury Chaykin
Directed By:
Saul Rubinek
46. Blood Father (2016)
11
6
Blood Father
R
11
6

Blood Father tells the story of an ex-convict who reunite with his estranged daughter, and try to protect her from her boyfriend, a notorious drug dealer, who is out to kill her, along with his cartel. 

Role:
Kirby
Starring:
Mel Gibson, Diego Luna, Michael Parks, Erin Moriarty
Directed By:
Jean-François Richet
47. Cake (2014)
9
5
Cake
R
9
5

When Nina, member of her chronic pain support group, commits suicide, former defense attorney Claire Bennett gets absorbed in the tragedy. Claire, who consumes heavy doses of painkillers for chronic pain which is constant reminder of a personal trauma, starts having recurrent hallucinations of Nina. As she seeks out Nina’s widower Roy, their shared pain of loss forms a touching bond of friendship. 

Starring:
Jennifer Aniston, Anna Kendrick, Britt Robertson, Mamie Gummer, Sam Worthington, Lucy Punch, Adriana Barraza
Directed By:
Daniel Barnz
48. Dirty Girl (2010)
7
4
Dirty Girl
R
7
4

Dirty Girl is a comedy drama film which revolves around Danielle, a promiscuous high school girl who is running away, in order to find her long-absent father. She is accompanied by her gay buddy, after they steal a car belonging to his father.

Starring:
Milla Jovovich, Tim McGraw, Mary Steenburgen, Juno Temple, Jeremy Dozier, Zach Lasry, Jonathan Slavin
Directed By:
Abe Sylvia
49. It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002)
6
3
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie
PG
6
3
Starring:
Mel Brooks, Joan Cusack, Zach Braff, David Arquette, Whoopi Goldberg, Eric Jacobson
Directed By:
Kirk R. Thatcher
50. Welcome to Collinwood (2002)
7
4
Welcome to Collinwood
R
7
4

Cosimo is a petty thief who gets a perfect heist plan from his cellmate. However, he is unable to carry it out due to him being in prison. He therefore asks his girlfriend to find his replacement so that his plan can be executed.

Role:
Riley
Starring:
Jennifer Esposito, George Clooney, Sam Rockwell, Michael Jeter, Luis Guzmán
Directed By:
Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
51. Happy, Texas (1999)
6
4
Happy, Texas
PG-13
6
4
Role:
Chappy
Starring:
Steve Zahn, Ally Walker, Jeremy Northam, Illeana Douglas
Directed By:
Mark Illsley
52. Twenty Bucks (1993)
6
3
Twenty Bucks
R
6
3
Starring:
Brendan Fraser, David Schwimmer, Christopher Lloyd, Jeremy Piven, Linda Hunt, Elisabeth Shue, Steve Buscemi
Directed By:
Keva Rosenfeld
53. Edmond (2005)
6
4
Edmond
R
6
4

Edmond is an American thriller film which tells the story of a middle-aged New York City businessman, who visits a fortune teller who tells him ‘You are not where you belong’. A little startled, he decides to make changes to his life, and he first leaves his wife. He visits a bar, hoping to fulfill his sexual desires, but things don’t go as expected.

Role:
Edmond
Starring:
Denise Richards, Bai Ling, Julia Stiles, Joe Mantegna, Rebecca Pidgeon
Directed By:
Stuart Gordon
54. Mystery Men (1999)
11
7
Mystery Men
PG-13
11
7

This superhero satire features a group of aspiring superheroes of Champion City who often fail due to their incompetence. But when super-villain Casanova Frankenstein captures the city’s real superhero Captain Amazing, the amateur superheroes have to join their forces, and pull together their peculiar powers such as shoveling, flying bowling balls, fork-hurling and such expertise, to save the city and its superhero.

Role:
Shoveler
Starring:
Ben Stiller, Michael Bay, Corbin Bleu, Greg Kinnear, Eddie Izzard, Hank Azaria, Kel Mitchell
Directed By:
Kinka Usher
55. Down Periscope (1996)
7
5
Down Periscope
PG-13
7
5

In order to prove his worth to his seniors in the navy, Lt. Commander Thomas Dodge, is put in charge of an old submarine which is being manned by few untrained misfits of the Navy.

Starring:
Kelsey Grammer, Bruce Dern, Rob Schneider, Lauren Holly, Patton Oswalt, Harry Dean Stanton
Directed By:
David S. Ward
56. Trust Me (2013)
5
4
Trust Me
R
5
4
Role:
Gary
Starring:
Molly Shannon, Allison Janney, Sam Rockwell, Clark Gregg
Directed By:
Clark Gregg
57. Sahara (2005)
13
9
Sahara
PG-13
13
9

Dirk Pitt, a former US Navy seal and explorer, reaches West African desert looking for the ‘Ship of Death,’ a lost Civil War ironclad battleship with secret treasure. He and his associate help UN scientist Dr. Eva Rojas, who is investigating the source of a deadly disease plaguing Africa. While connecting pieces of puzzle, they discover a link between the two mysteries. 

Starring:
Penelope Cruz, Rainn Wilson, Lambert Wilson, Matthew McConaughey, Steve Zahn, Penélope Cruz
Directed By:
Breck Eisner
58. The Maiden Heist (2009)
6
4
The Maiden Heist
PG-13
6
4

This crime comedy film revolves around three security guards working at a museum, who decide to steal their favorite artwork, and replace it with replica.

Starring:
Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken, Joseph McKenna, Wynn Everett, Patricia B. Till, Marcia Gay Harden
Directed By:
Peter Hewitt
59. In Enemy Hands (2004)
5
4
In Enemy Hands
R
5
4
Role:
Chief of Boat Nathan Travers
Starring:
Ian Somerhalder, Jeremy Sisto, Lauren Holly, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Til Schweiger, Thomas Kretschmann, Scott Caan
Directed By:
Tony Giglio
60. Jurassic Park III (2001)
29
20
Jurassic Park III
PG-13
29
20

To fund his research, Dr. Grant reluctantly agrees to give an aerial tour of Isla Sorna to an affluent couple. Little does he know that the couple actually intends to find their son who went missing on the island. Grant is once again amidst dangerous predators who are fiercer and smarter. Along with the rest, he must find a way to survive and get out of the island.

Role:
Paul Kirby
Starring:
Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Téa Leoni, Alessandro Nivola, Michael Jeter, Trevor Morgan
Directed By:
Joe Johnston
61. Foolin' Around (1980)
5
3
Foolin' Around
PG
5
3

Although he is a naïve Oklahoma boy from working class background and she belongs to a wealthy and sophisticated family they are instantly drawn towards each other. But to win her over, he must not only compete with her snobby fiancée, but must also deal with her status conscious family, especially her mother. 

Starring:
William Gary Busey, Cloris Leachman, Eddie Albert, John Calvin, Gary Busey
Directed By:
Richard T. Heffron
62. Wild Hogs (2007)
14
10
Wild Hogs
TV-14
14
10

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.

Role:
Dudley Frank
Starring:
Ray Liotta, Martin Lawrence, Tim Allen, Kevin Durand, Peter Fonda, John Travolta, Marisa Tomei
Directed By:
Walt Becker
63. A Single Shot (2013)
5
4
A Single Shot
R
5
4

A Single Shot is a crime drama thriller film which tells the story of John Moon, a hunter, who shoots a beautiful young girl in the woods, leading to her death. After this, he decides to steal her money. But soon, she starts receiving threatening calls from a group of criminals who know about his theft.

Role:
Pitt
Starring:
Sam Rockwell, Jason Isaacs, Ted Levine, Kelly Reilly
Directed By:
David M. Rosenthal
64. Bart Got a Room (2008)
5
4
Bart Got a Room
R
5
4
Role:
Ernie
Starring:
Jennifer Tilly, Cheryl Hines, Ashley Benson, Dinah Manoff
Directed By:
Brian Hecker
65. The Deal (2008)
5
4
The Deal
R
5
4
Role:
Charlie Berns
Starring:
Jason Ritter, LL Cool J, Meg Ryan, Elliott Gould
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
66. Being Human (1994)
4
4
Being Human
PG-13
4
4
Starring:
Robin Williams, Lorraine Bracco, Ewan McGregor, Kelly Hunter, Maudie Johnson
Directed By:
Bill Forsyth
67. Walter (2015)
4
4
Walter
TV-MA
4
4
Role:
Dr. Corman
Starring:
Milo Ventimiglia, Peter Facinelli, Neve Campbell, Virginia Madsen
Directed By:
Anna Mastro
68. The Cradle Will Fall (1983)
4
4
The Cradle Will Fall
4
4
Starring:
Lauren Hutton, Charita Bauer, James Farentino, Ben Murphy
Directed By:
John Llewellyn Moxey
69. Shorts (2009)
4
4
Shorts
PG
4
4

Shorts is a fantasy comedy film which tells the story of a young boy, whose life changes after he stumbles upon a magic rock with the ability to grant wishes. However, soon, the news of the rock begins to spread out, and others set out to get their hands on it as well.

Starring:
Leslie Mann, James Spader, Kat Dennings, Jimmy Bennett, Devon Gearhart
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez
70. Psycho (1998)
6
7
Psycho
R
6
7

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. 

Role:
Milton Arbogast
Starring:
Vince Vaughn, Viggo Mortensen, Anne Heche, Julianne Moore, Viggo Mortensen
Directed By:
Gus Van Sant
71. Marmaduke (2010)
3
5
Marmaduke
TV-PG
3
5

Marmaduke is a Great Dane who lives in rural Kansas. His best friend is a cat named Carlos, and his owner is Phil, who works as a marketing director for a dog food company. After moving to California with his owner, he starts to make new friends and falls for Jezebel, a beautiful female collie.

Starring:
Marlon Wayans, George Lopez, Owen Wilson, David Walliams, Steve Coogan, Josh Gad, Judy Greer
Directed By:
Tom Dey
72. Portraits in Dramatic Time (2011)
8
3
Portraits in Dramatic Time
8
3
Role:
William H. Macy
Starring:
Alan Rickman, Holly Hunter, Alison Pill, Liev Schreiber
Directed By:
David Michalek, Paul Warner
73. Sitcom (1983)
7
3
Sitcom
7
3
Role:
Chip Gooseberry
Starring:
Alan Young, John Calvin, Alice Hirson, Gary Carlos Cervantes
Directed By:
Tom Patchett
74. Joanna (1985)
7
3
Joanna
7
3
Starring:
Cindy Williams, Larry Hankin, Lou Jacobi, Florence Halop, John Del Regno
Directed By:
Greg Antonacci
75. The Water Engine (1992)
6
3
The Water Engine
6
3
Role:
Charles Lang
Starring:
David Mamet, Charles Durning, Martin Sheen, Joe Mantegna
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
76. The Writing on the Wall (1996)
6
3
The Writing on the Wall
6
3
Starring:
Dennis Haysbert, Bill Paterson, Daniel von Bargen, Lena Stolze
Directed By:
Peter Smith
77. The Con (1998)
6
3
The Con
PG-13
6
3
Role:
Bobby
Starring:
Rebecca De Mornay, Frances Sternhagen, Mike Nussbaum, Angela Paton
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
78. Reversible Errors (2004)
5
3
Reversible Errors
TV-14
5
3
Role:
Arthur Raven
Starring:
Tom Selleck, Monica Potter, Shemar Moore, James Rebhorn, Felicity Huffman
Directed By:
Mike Robe
79. A Private Matter (1992)
5
3
A Private Matter
PG-13
5
3
Starring:
Carla Gugino, Sissy Spacek, Aidan Quinn, Sheila McCarthy, Leon Russom, Estelle Parsons
Directed By:
Joan Micklin Silver
80. In the Shadow of Evil (1995)
5
3
In the Shadow of Evil
5
3
Role:
Dr. Frank Teague
Starring:
Timothy Busfield, Joe Morton, Treat Williams, Margaret Colin
Directed By:
Daniel Sackheim
81. Stealing Cars (2015)
5
3
Stealing Cars
R
5
3
Starring:
Mike Epps, John Leguizamo, Emory Cohen, Paul Sparks, Heather Lind
Directed By:
Bradley Kaplan
82. In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (1992)
4
3
In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion
PG-13
4
3
Starring:
Ed Begley Jr., Paul Le Mat, Dennis Franz, Tess Harper
Directed By:
Charles Haid
83. Stealing Sinatra (2003)
4
3
Stealing Sinatra
R
4
3
Role:
John Irwin
Starring:
David Arquette, Evangeline Lilly, James Russo, Thomas Ian Nicholas
Directed By:
Ron Underwood
84. Colin Fitz Lives! (1997)
4
3
Colin Fitz Lives!
R
4
3
Role:
Mr. O'Day
Starring:
Marley Shelton, Julianne Phillips, John C. McGinley, Matt McGrath
Directed By:
Robert Bella
85. Lip Service (1988)
4
3
Lip Service
4
3
Starring:
Clark Gregg, Fran Brill, Paul Dooley, Griffin Dunne
Directed By:
William H. Macy
86. Family Man (2008)
4
4
Family Man
4
4
Starring:
Carlease Burke, Jennifer Aspen, Lizette Carrion, Bobby Coleman
Directed By:
Steven Schachter
87. The Heart of Justice (1992)
4
4
The Heart of Justice
4
4
Starring:
Dennis Hopper, Eric Stoltz, Vincent Price, Dermot Mulroney, Jennifer Connelly, Harris Yulin
Directed By:
Bruno Barreto
88. Hit Me (1996)
4
4
Hit Me
R
4
4
Starring:
Laure Marsac, Kevin J. O'Connor, Elias Koteas, Bruce Ramsay
Directed By:
Steven Shainberg
89. Krystal (2017)
4
4
Krystal
R
4
4
Starring:
Rosario Dawson, Grant Gustin, Rick Fox, Nick Robinson, Kathy Bates
Directed By:
William H. Macy
90. A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)
4
4
A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story
4
4
Starring:
Chris Sarandon, Tom Mason, Robert Picardo, Virginia Madsen
Directed By:
Martin Davidson
91. Dial a Prayer (2017)
4
4
Dial a Prayer
PG-13
4
4
Role:
Bill
Starring:
Brittany Snow, Glenne Headly, Kate Flannery, Tom Lipinski
Directed By:
Maggie Kiley
92. Two-Bit Waltz (2014)
4
4
Two-Bit Waltz
R
4
4
Role:
Carl
Starring:
Rebecca Pidgeon, Clara Mamet, Jared Gilman, Ella Dershowitz
Directed By:
Clara Mamet
93. Dead on Sight (1994)
3
3
Dead on Sight
R
3
3
Role:
Steven Meeker
Starring:
Daniel Baldwin, Jennifer Beals, Kent Williams, Kurtwood Smith
Directed By:
Ruben Preuss

TV Shows

Bakersfield P.D.
9
1
Bakersfield P.D.
9
1
Starring:
Jane Lynch, Brian Doyle-Murray, Giancarlo Esposito, Ron Eldard, Tony Plana
Directed By:
Tim Hunter, Michael Engler, Dean Parisot, Ken Kwapis, Nick Marck
Shameless
75
12
Shameless
TV-MA
75
12
Role:
Frank Gallagher / ... (97 episodes, 2011-2018)
Starring:
Alex Borstein, Louise Fletcher, Anthony Anderson, Ethan Cutkosky, Noel Fisher, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Amy Smart
Directed By:
The Awakening Land
9
2
The Awakening Land
9
2
Starring:
Elizabeth Montgomery, Hal Holbrook, Jane Seymour, Steven Keats, Tony Mockus Jr.
Directed By:
Boris Sagal
Sports Night
11
2
Sports Night
11
2
Starring:
Peter Krause, Tom Cavanagh, Aaron Sorkin, Alanna Ubach, Cress Williams, Clark Gregg
Directed By:
Frasier
31
7
Frasier
TV-PG
31
7
Starring:
Michael Keaton, David Duchovny, Jane Kaczmarek, Dean Cain, Alan Cumming, Kieran Culkin, Derek Jacobi
Directed By:
The Unit
14
3
The Unit
TV-PG
14
3
Starring:
Corey Stoll, Jake Johnson, Jon Hamm, Stana Katic, Ann Cusack, David Harbour, Summer Glau
Directed By:
ER
23
6
ER
TV-14
23
6
Starring:
Sean Young, Milana Vayntrub, Alex Kingston, Aaron Paul, Jonathan Banks, Aida Turturro, Mare Winningham
Law & Order
17
5
Law & Order
TV-14
17
5
Starring:
Angie Harmon, Lauren Graham, Richard Belzer, Krysten Ritter, Eli Wallach, Laurence Luckinbill, Adam Driver
Directed By:
The Equalizer
9
2
The Equalizer
9
2
Starring:
Robert Mitchum, Cynthia Nixon, Jerry Stiller, Macaulay Culkin, Kevin Spacey, Vincent Gallo, Keith David
Directed By:
Alan Metzger, Richard Compton, Russ Mayberry, Bradford May, Donald Petrie
Thirtysomething
7
3
Thirtysomething
7
3
Starring:
Angela Bassett, Kevin Pollak, Courtney B. Vance, Patricia Arquette, Mariska Hargitay, Timothy Busfield, Eddie Albert
Directed By:
Spenser: For Hire
7
3
Spenser: For Hire
7
3
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Andie MacDowell, Mako Iwamatsu, Robert Urich, Celeste Holm, Jimmy Smits, James Thomas Patrick Walsh
Directed By:
Winrich Kolbe, Virgil W. Vogel, David Whorf, William Wiard, Richard A. Colla
The Murder of Mary Phagan
7
2
The Murder of Mary Phagan
PG
7
2
Starring:
Rebecca Miller, Jack Lemmon, Kevin Spacey, Cynthia Nixon, Peter Gallagher, Richard Jordan
Directed By:
William Hale
Tattingers
7
2
Tattingers
7
2
Starring:
Richard Lewis, Elaine Stritch, Blythe Danner, Wayne Knight, John Slattery, Richard Belzer, Jerry Stiller
Directed By:
John Whitesell, Gwen Arner, Allan Arkush, Bruce Paltrow, Mark Tinker
Smash Mouth: All Star (1999)
7
3
Smash Mouth: All Star
G
7
3
Starring:
Hank Azaria, Ben Stiller, Dane Cook, Janeane Garofalo
Directed By:
McG
ABC Afterschool Specials
6
3
ABC Afterschool Specials
6
3
Starring:
Leif Garrett, Will Smith, Carrie Snodgress, Drake Bell, Lisa Robin Kelly, Florence Henderson, John Gielgud
Civil Wars
6
3
Civil Wars
6
3
Starring:
Sorrell Booke, Johnny Galecki, Fran Drescher, Kathy Griffin, Lois Chiles, Debra Jo Rupp, Louise Fletcher
Directed By:
Oz Scott, Dennis Dugan, Michael Fresco, Dan Lerner, Joe Ann Fogle
Another World
6
3
Another World
TV-14
6
3
Starring:
Christina Pickles, Thomas Gibson, Lindsay Lohan, Audra Lindley, Paul Wesley, Brad Pitt, Marcia Cross
Directed By:
Michael Eilbaum, Bob Schwarz, Casey Childs, Gary Tomlin, Ira Cirker
L.A. Law
7
3
L.A. Law
7
3
Starring:
Veronica Cartwright, Lois Chiles, James Earl Jones, Denver Pyle, Carrie-Anne Moss, Carroll Baker, Amanda Plummer
Directed By:
Win Phelps, Elodie Keene, Tom Moore, Rick Wallace, Mark Tinker
Mystery Dance
6
3
Mystery Dance
6
3
Role:
Bob Wilson (1 episode, 1995)
Starring:
Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Peter Riegert, Jane Curtin, Gates McFadden
Out of Order
6
3
Out of Order
R
6
3
Starring:
Kim Dickens, Eric Stoltz, Justine Bateman, Calum Worthy, Felicity Huffman
Directed By:
Tim Hunter, Henry Bromell, Wayne Powers, Roger Kumble
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
7
3
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
7
3
Starring:
Mia Sara, Tom Berenger, Jeremy Sisto, Robert Mammone, Kodi Smit-McPhee
Directed By:
Mikael Salomon, Rob Bowman
Kate & Allie
6
3
Kate & Allie
TV-PG
6
3
Starring:
Debra Jo Rupp, Jonathan Brandis, Ben Stiller, Ricki Lake, Kelsey Grammer, Susan Saint James, Jane Curtin
Directed By:
Bill Persky, Linda Day
Hometown
6
3
Hometown
6
3
Starring:
Jane Kaczmarek, Andrew Rubin, Franc Luz, Margaret Whitton
Aimee Mann: Save Me (1999)
6
3
Aimee Mann: Save Me
6
3
Starring:
Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jim Beaver, Jeremy Blackman
Directed By:
Ben Kweller & Selena Gomez: Hold On (2014)
4
3
Ben Kweller & Selena Gomez: Hold On
4
3
Starring:
Selena Gomez, Ben Kweller
Directed By:
William H. Macy
Home Fires
3
3
Home Fires
3
3
Starring:
Nicole Eggert, Ed Begley Jr., Norman Lloyd, Michael Brandon, Alice Hirson

Director

Rudderless (2014)
18
6
Rudderless
R
18
6

After his son is killed in a school shootout, Sam finds himself getting addicted to drinking. However, when he accidentally learns that his son had wanted to be a musician, he finds a purpose in his own life.

Starring:
Billy Crudup, Selena Gomez, Laurence Fishburne, Miles Heizer, Alexandra Lovelace
Directed By:
William H. Macy
Lip Service (1988)
5
4
Lip Service
5
4
Starring:
Clark Gregg, Fran Brill, Paul Dooley, Griffin Dunne
Directed By:
William H. Macy
Krystal (2017)
5
4
Krystal
R
5
4
Starring:
Rosario Dawson, Grant Gustin, Rick Fox, Nick Robinson, Kathy Bates
Directed By:
William H. Macy
The Layover (2017)
8
9
The Layover
R
8
9

The Layover is a comedy film which tells the story of Meg and Kate, two best friends, who find themselves fighting against each other, when they meet a handsome man, during a flight layover in St Louis, Missouri.

Starring:
Alexandra Daddario, Kate Upton, Kal Penn, Molly Shannon, Matt Barr, Matt Jones
Directed By:
William H. Macy

Narrator/Dubbing

Radio Days (1987)
16
6
Radio Days
PG
16
6

This comedy drama film tells the story of Joe, a nostalgic, who looks back at the golden age of the radio, and remembers his childhood memories.

Role:
Radio Voice (as W.H. Macy)
Starring:
Woody Allen, Seth Green, Dianne Wiest, Danny Aiello, Mia Farrow, Larry David, Julie Kavner
Directed By:
Evolver (1995)
4
4
Evolver
R
4
4
Role:
Evolver (voice) (as W.H. Macy)
Starring:
Cindy Pickett, Chance Quinn, Ethan Embry, Nassira Nicola
Directed By:
Mark Rosman

Animation Movies

Batman Beyond
16
4
Batman Beyond
TV-Y7
16
4
Starring:
George Takei, Rachael Leigh Cook, Teri Garr, Henry Rollins, Pauley Perrette, Adrienne Barbeau, Gary Cole
Directed By:
Butch Lukic, Dan Riba, Curt Geda, Kyung Won Lim, James Tucker
Superman
13
3
Superman
TV-PG
13
3
Starring:
Corey Burton, Olivia Hussey, Marion Ross, Jason Priestley, Malcolm McDowell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Billy West
Directed By:
Curt Geda, Dan Riba, Toshihiko Masuda, Kenji Hachizaki, Hiroyuki Aoyama
Ernest et Célestine (2012)
14
4
Ernest et Célestine
PG
14
4

Celestine is a young mouse living in the underground world of rodents. She soon forms an unlikely friendship with a bear named Ernest.

Role:
Head Dentist (voice)
Starring:
Megan Mullally, Lauren Bacall, Nick Offerman, Paul Giamatti, Forest Whitaker, Lambert Wilson, Pauline Brunner
Directed By:
Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar, Benjamin Renner
Kaze tachinu (2013)
29
9
Kaze tachinu
PG-13
29
9

This animated biographical film chronicles the life of Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, the man who is known for designing Japanese fighter planes during the Second World War. 

Role:
Satomi (voice)
Starring:
Darren Criss, Stanley Tucci, Jennifer Grey, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Mandy Patinkin, Werner Herzog, Martin Short
Directed By:
King of the Hill
20
7
King of the Hill
TV-14
20
7
Starring:
Kathleen Turner, Ed Asner, Ricki Lake, Carl Reiner, Danny Trejo, Pauly Shore, Laurie Metcalf
Directed By:
Wesley Archer, Klay Hall, Tricia Garcia, Kyoung Hee Lim, Adam Kuhlman
Curious George
8
3
Curious George
TV-Y
8
3
Role:
 The Narrator 30 episodes, 2006-2007
Starring:
Jim Cummings, Carol Burnett, Frank Welker, Tara Strong, Dave Coulier, Ed Begley Jr., Jeff Bennett
Directed By:
Steve Socki, Jeff McGrath, Andrei Svislotski, Frank Marino, Cathy Malkasian
Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman (2006)
7
3
Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman
7
3
Starring:
Lacey Chabert, Frankie Muniz, Daryl Sabara, Mark Hamill, Felicity Huffman
Directed By:
Bob Doucette
The Lionhearts
7
3
The Lionhearts
TV-Y
7
3
Role:
Leo Lionheart (13 episodes, 1998)
Starring:
Betty White, Tom Arnold, Joe Pantoliano, Ben Stein, Jeffrey Tambor, Craig Ferguson, Tom Kenny
Directed By:
Byron Vaughns
The Wild Thornberrys
9
5
The Wild Thornberrys
TV-G
9
5
Starring:
Doris Roberts, Tom Kenny, Alyson Hannigan, Pam Grier, Lynn Redgrave, Swoosie Kurtz, Craig Ferguson
Directed By:
Cathy Malkasian, Sylvia Keulen, Carol Millican, Steve Ressel, Becky Bristow
Hercules
8
4
Hercules
TV-Y
8
4
Starring:
Patrick Warburton, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jim Varney, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alice Ghostley, RuPaul, Tia Carrere
Directed By:
Eddy Houchins, Phil Weinstein, Bob Kline
The Tale of Despereaux (2008)
13
8
The Tale of Despereaux
G
13
8

This animation comedy adventure film tells the story of a brave mouse who forms a friendship with a gentleman rat, and helps restore happiness to a forlorn kingdom. 

Role:
Lester (voice)
Starring:
Frank Langella, Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Kline, Emma Watson, Christopher Lloyd, Dustin Hoffman, Matthew Broderick
Directed By:
Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen
Everyone's Hero (2006)
6
5
Everyone's Hero
G
6
5

This animated adventure sports comedy film tells the story of a young boy named Yankee who teams up with a sassy young girl, and sets out on a perilous journey from Chicago to return Babe Ruth’s baseball bat, before the end of the World Series.

Role:
Lefty Maginnis (voice)
Starring:
Brian Dennehy, Ed Helms, Rob Reiner, Robert Wagner, Jake T. Austin, Forest Whitaker, Whoopi Goldberg
Directed By:
The Night of the Headless Horseman (1999)
4
4
The Night of the Headless Horseman
4
4
Role:
Ichabod Crane (voice)
Starring:
Luke Perry, Tia Carrere, Mark Hamill, Clancy Brown
Directed By:
Shane Williams
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998)
2
3
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue
G
2
3
Role:
Justin (voice)
Starring:
Ralph Macchio, Eric Idle, Doris Roberts, Dom DeLuise, Darleen Carr
Directed By:
Dick Sebast
Doogal (2006)
2
4
Doogal
G
2
4

When Zeebad, an evil wizard, threatens to start an ice age in their enchanted village, Florence and her group of animal friends set out to find three magic diamonds that would help them stop Zeebad.   

Role:
Brian (voice)
Starring:
Jimmy Fallon, Jon Stewart, Judi Dench, Kevin Smith, Ian McKellen, Bill Hader, Chevy Chase
Directed By:
Dave Borthwick, Jean Duval, Frank Passingham

Special Appearance/Cameo

WarGames (1983)
19
8
WarGames
PG
19
8

Pentagon has fully automated its missile launch control centers in order to eliminate risky human element in the event of an actual war. Meanwhile, two computer savvy high school students are searching for interesting games, eventually coming across something called "Global Thermonuclear War".  They somehow hack into the site and start playing, not realizing their action can lead to WWIII. 

Role:
NORAD Officer (uncredited)
Starring:
Ally Sheedy, Matthew Broderick, John Wood, Dabney Coleman, Barry Corbin
Directed By:
John Badham
Roommates (1995)
6
3
Roommates
PG
6
3
Role:
Doctor (uncredited)
Starring:
Peter Falk, Julianne Moore, D.B. Sweeney, Ellen Burstyn, Jan Rubes
Directed By:
Peter Yates
Tall Tale (1995)
5
4
Tall Tale
PG
5
4
Role:
Railroad Magnate (uncredited)
Starring:
Patrick Swayze, Jared Harris, Oliver Platt, Scott Glenn, Roger Aaron Brown, Nick Stahl
Directed By:
Jeremiah S. Chechik

William H. Macy Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Door to Door Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie 2003
Door to Door Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special 2003