Best John C. Reilly movies

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Best John C. Reilly movies

TOP 25:
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Character: Sasquatch
Genre: Comedy, Music
Release: 2006
In Venice Beach, naive Midwesterner JB bonds with local slacker KG and they form the rock band Tenacious D. Setting out to become the world's greatest band is no easy feat, so they set out to steal what could be the answer to their prayers... a magical guitar pick housed in a rock-and-roll museum some 300 miles away.

TOP 24:
9
9
Character: 5 (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2009
When 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world. All humans are gone, and it is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction. Despite being the neophyte of the group, 9 convinces the others that hiding will do them no good.


TOP 23:
Shadows and Fog
Shadows and Fog
Character: Cop at police station
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Release: 1991
With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.

TOP 22:
Hard Eight
Hard Eight
Character: John Finnegan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1996
A stranger mentors a young Reno gambler who weds a hooker and befriends a vulgar casino regular.

TOP 21:
The Sisters Brothers
The Sisters Brothers
Character: Eli Sisters
Genre: Comedy, Western
Release: 2018
Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.


TOP 20:
State of Grace
State of Grace
Character: Stevie McGuire
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1990
Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run by his brother Frankie. Terry also rekindles an old flame with Jackie's sister Kathleen. Soon, however, Terry is torn between his loyalty to his friends and his loyalties to others.

TOP 19:
The Lobster
The Lobster
Character: Robert
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller, Romance
Release: 2015
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

TOP 18:
Sing
Sing
Character: Eddie (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Release: 2016
A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.


TOP 17:
Casualties of War
Casualties of War
Character: Private Herbert Hatcher
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1989
During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.

TOP 16:
Stan & Ollie
Stan & Ollie
Character: Oliver Hardy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2018
With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille and Ida – a formidable double act in their own right – the pair's love of performing, as well as for each other, endures as they secure their place in the hearts of their adoring public

TOP 15:

The Aviator

The Aviator
Character: Noah Dietrich
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.


TOP 14:

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Ralph Breaks the Internet
Character: Ralph (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2018
Video game bad guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz must risk it all by traveling to the World Wide Web in search of a replacement part to save Vanellope's video game, "Sugar Rush." In way over their heads, Ralph and Vanellope rely on the citizens of the internet -- the netizens -- to help navigate their way, including an entrepreneur named Yesss, who is the head algorithm and the heart and soul of trend-making site BuzzzTube.

TOP 13:

Carnage

Carnage
Character: Michael
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2011
After 11-year-old Zachary Cowan strikes his classmate across the face with a stick after an argument, the victim's parents invite Zachary's parents to their Brooklyn apartment to deal with the incident in a civilized manner.

TOP 12:

Dolores Claiborne

Dolores Claiborne
Character: Const. Frank Stamshaw
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Release: 1995
Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a witness who can place her at the scene of the crime. Things look bad for Dolores when her daughter Selena, a successful Manhattan magazine writer, returns to cover the story.

TOP 11:

Chicago

Chicago
Character: Amos Hart
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Release: 2002
Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.


TOP 10:

Wreck-It Ralph

Wreck-It Ralph
Character: Wreck-It Ralph (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2012
Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph escapes his game and lands in Hero's Duty, a first-person shooter where he helps the game's hero battle against alien invaders. He later enters Sugar Rush, a kart racing game set on tracks made of candies, cookies and other sweets. There, Ralph meets Vanellope von Schweetz who has learned that her game is faced with a dire threat that could affect the entire arcade, and one that Ralph may have inadvertently started.

TOP 9:

Gangs of New York

Gangs of New York
Character: Happy Jack Mulraney
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Release: 2002
It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by his side and a whole new army, Vallon fights his way to seek vengeance on the Butcher and restore peace in the area.

TOP 8:

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
Character: Sgt. Maynard Storm
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1998
Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived. A powerful frontline cast - including Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Woody Harrelson and George Clooney - explodes into action in this hauntingly realistic view of military and moral chaos in the Pacific during World War II.

TOP 7:

Bears

Bears
Character: Narrator
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2014
Filmmakers Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey chronicle a year in the lives of an Alaskan brown bear named Sky and her cubs, Scout and Amber. Their saga begins as the bears emerge from hibernation at the end of winter. As time passes, the bear family must work together to find food and stay safe from other predators, especially other bears. Although their world is exciting, it is also risky, and the cubs' survival hinges on family togetherness.

TOP 6:

The Hours

The Hours
Character: Dan Brown
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
"The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a surprising, transcendent moment of shared recognition.


TOP 5:

Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights
Character: Reed Rothchild
Genre: Drama
Release: 1997
Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a nightclub, and welcomes him into the extended family of movie-makers, misfits and hangers-on that are always around. Adams' rise from nobody to a celebrity adult entertainer is meteoric, and soon the whole world seems to know his porn alter ego, "Dirk Diggler". Now, when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, Adams' dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.

TOP 4:

We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin
Character: Franklin Khatchadourian
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2011
After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.

TOP 3:

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Character: Tucker Van Dyke
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.

TOP 2:

Magnolia

Magnolia
Character: Jim Kurring
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

TOP 1:

Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy
Character: Corpsman Dey
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2014
Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.