Best Melissa McCarthy movies

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Best Melissa McCarthy movies
Today we present the best Melissa McCarthy movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Melissa McCarthy:

TOP 25:
The Third Wheel
The Third Wheel
Melissa McCarthy as: Marilyn
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2002
The clumsy and shy Stanley is a nice fellow, beloved by his colleagues in the office. He has a crush on the gorgeous new-hire Diana, but he has difficulties to get close to her. When Stanley finally invites Diana for a date, he hits the homeless Phil with his Taurus, and his planned night turns upside down.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Meredith Salenger movies?

TOP 24:
Charlie's Angels
Charlie's Angels
Melissa McCarthy as: Doris
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2000
Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sam Claflin movies?


TOP 23:
The Happytime Murders
The Happytime Murders
Melissa McCarthy as: Detective Connie Edwards
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2018
In a world where human beings and puppets live together, when the members of the cast of a children's television show aired during the 1990s begin to get murdered one by one, puppet Phil Philips, a former LAPD detective who fell in disgrace and turned into a private eye, takes on the case at the request of his old boss in order to assist detective Edwards, who was his partner in the past.

TOP 22:
This Is 40
This Is 40
Melissa McCarthy as: Catherine
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2012
Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Leslie Mann movies?

TOP 21:
The Boss
The Boss
Melissa McCarthy as: Michelle Darnell
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2016
A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kristen Schaal movies?


TOP 20:
Identity Thief
Identity Thief
Melissa McCarthy as: Diana
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 2013
When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eric Stonestreet movies?

TOP 19:
The Nines
The Nines
Melissa McCarthy as: Margaret / Melissa / Mary
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2007
A troubled actor, a television show runner, and an acclaimed videogame designer find their lives intertwining in mysterious and unsettling ways.

TOP 18:
Pumpkin
Pumpkin
Melissa McCarthy as: Cici Pinkus
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
Carolyn's sorority sisters set their sights on the Sorority of the Year award and coaching challenged athletes is their ticket to the trophy. But when the queen of formals finds herself mentoring Pumpkin, a disabled athlete, their two worlds collide.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dominique Swain movies?


TOP 17:
The Back-Up Plan
The Back-Up Plan
Melissa McCarthy as: Carol
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2010
When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how to make her two life's dreams fit with each other.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eric Christian Olsen movies?

TOP 16:
The Kid
The Kid
Melissa McCarthy as: Waitress
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2000
Powerful businessman Russ Duritz is self-absorbed and immersed in his work. But by the magic of the moon, he meets Rusty, a chubby, charming 8-year-old version of himself who can't believe he could turn out so badly -- with no life and no dog. With Rusty's help, Russ is able to reconcile the person he used to dream of being with the man he's actually become.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jeri Ryan movies?

TOP 15:

Life of the Party

Life of the Party
Melissa McCarthy as: Deanna Miles
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2018
Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Maya Rudolph movies?


TOP 14:

The Hangover Part III

The Hangover Part III
Melissa McCarthy as: Cassie
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2013
This time, there's no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ed Helms movies?

TOP 13:

The Kitchen

The Kitchen
Melissa McCarthy as: Kathy
Genre: Action
Release: 2019
The mobster husbands of three 1978 Hell's Kitchen housewives are sent to prison by the FBI. Left with little but a sharp ax to grind, the ladies take the Irish mafia's matters into their own hands—proving unexpectedly adept at everything from running the rackets to taking out the competition…literally.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Domhnall Gleeson movies?

TOP 12:

Central Intelligence

Central Intelligence
Melissa McCarthy as: Darla (uncredited)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery
Release: 2016
After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Amy Ryan movies?

TOP 11:

Bridesmaids

Bridesmaids
Melissa McCarthy as: Megan Price
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2011
Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, she’ll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far you’ll go for someone you love.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rebel Wilson movies?


TOP 10:

The Heat

The Heat
Melissa McCarthy as: Shannon Mullins
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2013
Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, and uses her gut instinct and street smarts to catch the most elusive criminals. Neither has ever had a partner, or a friend for that matter. When these two wildly incompatible law officers join forces to bring down a ruthless drug lord, they become the last thing anyone expected: Buddies.

TOP 9:

Spy

Spy
Melissa McCarthy as: Susan Cooper
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2015
A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.

TOP 8:

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Melissa McCarthy as: Lee Israel
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Release: 2018
When a bestselling celebrity biographer is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.

TOP 7:

Life As We Know It

Life As We Know It
Melissa McCarthy as: DeeDee
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2010
After a distastrous first date for caterer Holly and network sports director Messer, all they have is common is a dislike for each other and their love for their goddaughter Sophie. But when they suddenly become all Sophie has in this world, Holly and Messer must set their differences aside. Juggling careers and social calendars, they'll have to find common ground while living under the same roof.

TOP 6:

Go

Go
Melissa McCarthy as: Sandra
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1999
Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life.


TOP 5:

Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special
Melissa McCarthy as: Herself
Genre: Comedy, TV Movie
Release: 2015
A three-hour prime-time special celebrating SNL '​s fortieth year on the air.

TOP 4:

St. Vincent

St. Vincent
Melissa McCarthy as: Maggie Bronstein
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2014
A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.

TOP 3:

White Oleander

White Oleander
Melissa McCarthy as: Paramedic
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.

TOP 2:

Love, Gilda

Love, Gilda
Melissa McCarthy as: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2018
Diaries, audiotapes, videotapes and testimonies from friends and colleagues offer insight into the life and career of Gilda Radner -- the beloved comic and actress who became an icon on Saturday Night Live.

TOP 1:

The Life of David Gale

The Life of David Gale
Melissa McCarthy as: Nico the Goth Girl
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Release: 2003
A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.



If you like the best Melissa McCarthy movies, then you will also like the best Maya Rudolph movies, where many of their films coincide.