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The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies  

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List of the best Jim Gaffigan movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jim Gaffigan's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Jim Gaffigan movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jim Gaffigan movies will be at the top of the list. Jim Gaffigan has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jim Gaffigan movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Jim Gaffigan films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Jim Gaffigan role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Jim Gaffigan performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list includes The Day Shall Come, The Love Guru, Shoot First and Pray You Live, and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jim Gaffigan movies?" and "What are the greatest Jim Gaffigan roles of all time?"

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Lynda Carter, Brian Cox, Jim Gaffigan
Super Troopers is a 2001 comedy film directed by Jay Chandrasekhar, written by and starring the Broken Lizard comedy group. Marisa Coughlan, Daniel von Bargen and Brian Cox co-star while Lynda ...more
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Emma Roberts, Lauren Graham, Zach Galifianakis
It's Kind of a Funny Story is a 2010 drama film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck.
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No Sleep 'Til Madison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
No Sleep 'Til Madison Jim Gaffigan, Ian Brennan, T. J. Jagodowski
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Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson, Mark Ruffalo
13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa, and directed by Gary Winick. Starring Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy ...more
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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph, Jeff Daniels
Away We Go is a 2009 comedy-drama directed by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes and written by the husband-and-wife team of Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida. The film stars John Krasinski, ...more
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Claire Danes, Susan Sarandon, Amanda Peet
Igby Goes Down is a 2002 comedy-drama film that follows the life of Igby Slocumb, a rebellious and sardonic New York City teenager who attempts to break free of his familial ties and wealthy, ...more
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Drew Barrymore, Leighton Meester, Christina Applegate
Going the Distance is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Nanette Burstein and written by Geoff LaTulippe. It stars Drew Barrymore and Justin Long as a young couple, Erin and ...more
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Jessica Alba, Kanye West, Jessica Simpson
The Love Guru is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Marco Schnabel in his directorial debut, written and produced by Mike Myers, and starring Mike Myers, Jessica Alba, Justin Timberlake, ...more
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Eva Mendes, Julianne Moore, Maggie Gyllenhaal
Trust the Man is a 2005 romantic comedy film starring David Duchovny, Billy Crudup, Julianne Moore, and Maggie Gyllenhaal. It was directed and written by Bart Freundlich. The film primarily ...more
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George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube
Three Kings is a 1999 satirical comedy film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a men taking gold that takes place during the 1991 Iraqi uprising against ...more
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Stacey Dash, Jim Gaffigan, Malik Yoba
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Zac Efron, Michelle Trachtenberg, Matthew Perry
17 Again is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Burr Steers. The film follows 37-year-old Mike who becomes a 17-year-old high school student after a chance incident. The film also features ...more
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Tracy Morgan, Jim Gaffigan, Laz Alonso
30 Years to Life is a 2001 American comedy film, written and directed by Vanessa Middleton. The film marks Middleton's directorial debut, and stars Allen Payne, Paula Jai Parker, and Tracy
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Lauren Holly, Kelly Macdonald, Jim Gaffigan
Entropy is a 1999 film directed by Phil Joanou, starring Stephen Dorff and featuring the Irish rock band U2. The film is largely autobiographical, covering his early film career, his ...more
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Duane Incarnate Jim Gaffigan, Kristen Johnston, Cynthia Watros
Duane Incarnate is a film directed by Hal Salwen.
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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Stephen Colbert, Jim Parsons
The Great New Wonderful is a 2005 film written by Sam Catlin and directed by Danny Leiner.
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Jennifer Connelly, Pierce Brosnan, Marisa Tomei
Salvation Boulevard is an 2011 comedy film directed by George Ratliff.
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Jim Gaffigan, Michael Rispoli, Victor Varnado
Hacks is a 2002 independent film written and directed by Glenn Rockowitz. This film is a mockumentary shot in black and white but struggles to sit within any conventionally defined genre.
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Them That Follow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
Olivia Colman, Kaitlyn Dever, Alice Englert
Them That Follow is a 2019 American thriller film directed by Britt Poulton and Dan Madison Savage. Inside a snake-handling church deep in Appalachia, a forbidden relationship forces a pastor’s ...more
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The Day Shall Come is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
Marchánt Davis, Anna Kendrick, Danielle Brooks
The Day Shall Come is a 2019 British-American satirical black comedy thriller film directed by Chris Morris. Moses (Marchánt Davis), the impoverished leader of a small Hebrew Israelite ...more
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Season of Youth Jim Gaffigan, Alexis Dziena, Jesse L. Martin
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The Slammin' Salmon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
Olivia Munn, Cobie Smulders, Vivica A. Fox
The Slammin' Salmon is a 2009 comedy film by Broken Lizard. The film is about the owner of a restaurant initiating a contest to see which of his waiters can earn the most money in a single ...more
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The Living Wake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
The Living Wake Jesse Eisenberg, Jim Gaffigan, Bryan Brown
A dark comedy which chronicles the final day in the life of self-proclaimed artist and genius, K. Roth Binew. Binew is a dreamer who elevates his drab and somewhat pitiful existence into a ...more
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Cry Baby Lane Frank Langella, Jim Gaffigan
Cry Baby Lane is a 2000 television film that premiered on Nickelodeon on the night of October 28, 2000. The film was never aired outside the United States nor dubbed into other languages. It was ...more
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Puppet is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jim Gaffigan Movies
Puppet Rebecca Gayheart, Jim Gaffigan, Artie Lange
Puppet is a 1999 crime thriller film directed by Felix R. Limardo.