Bill Murray Movies You Have To Admit Are Pretty Bad

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Vote up the Murray movies that are just not up to snuff.

The man. The myth. The legend: Bill Murray. 

The beloved funnyman has become a giant in the entertainment industry do to his unique comedy stylings, both on and off camera. But just because the man is an icon who is worshipped by millions, it doesn't mean everything he touches turns to gold. Here are a few examples of film flops and movie misfires starring the great Bill Murray.  

  • Garfield: The Movie
    Breckin Meyer, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Stephen Tobolowsky
    6 votes
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Peter Hewitt

    Review by DirkH on Letterboxd: "My kids hate me. Of that I am sure now."

    Based on the popular comic strip, this live-action comedy follows the exploits of Garfield (Bill Murray), the large, lazy and wisecracking cat owned by hapless Jon Arbuckle (Breckin Meyer). Jon's ...more

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  • Aloha
    radley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams
    7 votes
    • Directed by: Cameron Crowe

    Review by Eli on Letterboxd: "No idea what to rate this or really even what this is."

    Aloha is a 2015 American romantic comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe. The film, starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny ...more
  • Tarzoon, Shame of the Jungle
    Bill Murray, John Belushi, Christopher Guest
    11 votes
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Boris Szulzinger, Picha

    Review by calebthehairy on Letterboxd: "Sometimes it's truly embarrassing how little I value my own time."

    Tarzoon: Shame of the Jungle is a 1975 adult-oriented French/Belgian animated film directed by cartoonist Picha and Boris Szulzinger. The film was the first foreign-animated film to receive both an X ...more
  • Where the Buffalo Roam
    Bill Murray, Peter Boyle, Rene Auberjonois
    3 votes
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Art Linson

    Reviewed by Travis on Letterboxd: "Obviously more for fans of Hunter S. Thompson than the unindoctrinated, "Where the Buffalo Roam" will most likely entertain those fans and alienate the aforementioned unindoctrinated. A medicated and boozy romp through Thompson's mind and history, the film is a polarizing piece of work."

    In 1968, drug-addled journalist Hunter S. Thompson (Bill Murray) covers the drug possession trial of a group of young people defended by Thompson's old friend Carl Lazlo (Peter Boyle). After Lazlo ...more

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  • Passion Play
    Mickey Rourke, Megan Fox, Bill Murray
    3 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Mitch Glazer

    Review by Bryana on Letterboxd: "I only watched to see Megan Fox with wings."

    A washed-up musician (Mickey Rourke) tries to protect an enigmatic winged woman (Megan Fox) from a merciless gangster (Bill Murray) who wants her all to himself.

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  • Ghostbusters


    Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones
    4 votes
    • Released: 2016
    • Directed by: Paul Feig

    Review by Filmspotting on Letterboxd: "I am afraid of ghosts. I'm more afraid of ever having to watch this again."

    Paranormal researcher Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy) and physicist Erin Gilbert are trying to prove that ghosts exist in modern society. When strange apparitions appear in Manhattan, Gilbert and Yates ...more

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