The Best Lena Dunham Movies

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List of the best Lena Dunham movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Lena Dunham'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 Lena Dunham movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Lena Dunham movies will be at the top of the list. Lena Dunham has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Lena Dunham movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Lena Dunham films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Items on this list include Creative Nonfiction and Tiny Furniture.

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

Movie fans who love Lena Dunham have also been known to enjoy films starring January Jones and Sarah Carter.


  • This Is 40
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    After many years of marriage, Pete (Paul Rudd) is the sole male in a household that includes his wife, Debbie (Leslie Mann), and two young daughters (Iris Apatow, Maude Apatow). As Pete struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie navigate a three-week course of sex and romance, career victories and financial hardships, aging parents and maturing children. They'll have to learn to forgive, forget and enjoy the rest of their lives -- before they kill each other.
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Judd Apatow

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  • Girls
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    A group of young women struggle through their post-collegiate years.

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  • Tiny Furniture
    Video: YouTube
    After graduating from film school, Aura (Lena Dunham) returns to New York to live with her photographer mother, Siri (Laurie Simmons), and her sister, Nadine (Grace Dunham), who has just finished high school. Aura is directionless and wonders where to go next in her career and her life. She takes a job in a restaurant and tries unsuccessfully to develop relationships with men, including Keith (David Call), a chef where she works, and cult Internet star Jed (Alex Karpovsky).
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Lena Dunham

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  • The Innkeepers
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    The last two employees (Sara Paxton, Pat Healy) of a century-old haunted hotel go on the hunt for ghosts.
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Ti West

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