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

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

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

Brett Ratner and Judd Apatow have both worked with Bill Hader over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Movie fans who love Bill Hader have also been known to enjoy films starring Jason Sudeikis and Andy Samberg.

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The Skeleton Twins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson

Released: 2014

Directed by: Craig Johnson

The Skeleton Twins is a 2013 drama and comedy film directed by Craig Johnson.
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Superbad is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

Released: 2007

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill and Michael Cera. The film was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who began working on the ...more

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Cloudy with a Chance of ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Anna Faris, Neil Patrick Harris, Lauren Graham

Released: 2009

Directed by: Phil Lord, Chris Miller

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is a 2009 American computer-animated science fiction comedy film produced by Sony Pictures Animation, distributed by Columbia Pictures, and released on ...more

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Pineapple Express is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Seth Rogen, James Franco, Gary Cole

Released: 2008

Directed by: David Gordon Green

Pineapple Express is a 2008 American buddy stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green. A process server (Seth Rogen) and his marijuana dealer (James Franco) are forced to flee from ...more

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Hot Rod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Isla Fisher, Sissy Spacek, Will Arnett

Released: 2007

Directed by: Akiva Schaffer

Hot Rod is a 2007 American comedy film co-written, directed, and starring members of The Lonely Island. The film stars Samberg as an amateur stuntman whose step-father, Frank continuously mocks ...more

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Forgetting Sarah Marshal... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Russell Brand

Released: 2008

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nicholas Stoller and starring Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Russell Brand. The film, which was ...more

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It: Chapter Two is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
It: Chapter Two Bill SkarsgÄrd, James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain

Released: 2019

Directed by: Andy Muschietti

It: Chapter Two is a 2019 American horror film directed by Andy Muschietti, based on the 1986 novel by Stephen King. 27 years later, the Losers Club have grown up and moved away, until a ...more

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Tropic Thunder is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr.

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ben Stiller

Tropic Thunder is a 2008 American action satire comedy film directed by Ben Stiller. Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become ...more

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Night at the Museum: Bat... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

Released: 2009

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and starring Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria, Christopher Guest ...more

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Knocked Up is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes, Katherine Heigl

Released: 2007

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Knocked Up is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-produced, written, and directed by Judd Apatow. The films stars Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, and Leslie Mann. It follows the ...more

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Paul is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig

Released: 2011

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Paul is a 2011 British-American science fiction road comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and written by and starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. The film is about two British science fiction ...more

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Adventureland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig

Released: 2009

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Adventureland is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Greg Mottola, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart and co-starring Ryan Reynolds, Bill Hader, Martin Starr, and ...more

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the Wo... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Released: 2010

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Edgar Wright, based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O'Malley. It stars Michael Cera ...more

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Men in Black 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Will Smith

Released: 2012

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Men in Black 3 is a 2012 American 3D comic science fiction-action film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, and Josh Brolin. It is the third installment in the ...more

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Ice Age: Dawn of the Din... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch

Released: 2009

Directed by: Carlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film, and the third installment in the Ice Age series. It was produced by Blue Sky Studios and ...more

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The To Do List is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
The To Do List Rachel Bilson, Aubrey Plaza, Connie Britton

Released: 2013

Directed by: Maggie Carey

The To Do List is a 2013 American comedy film, released on July 26, 2013. Written and directed by Maggie Carey in her feature film directorial debut, the film stars Aubrey Plaza, Christopher ...more
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Rush Hour 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Maggie Q, Jackie Chan, Zhang Ziyi

Released: 2001

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Rush Hour 2 is a 2001 martial arts buddy action comedy film. This is the second installment in the Rush Hour series. A sequel to the 1998 film Rush Hour, the film stars Jackie Chan and Chris ...more

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Noelle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Anna Kendrick, Bill Hader, Billy Eichner

Released: 2019

Directed by: Marc Lawrence

Noelle is a 2019 American fantasy adventure Christmas comedy film directed and written by Marc Lawrence. Santa Claus's daughter, Noelle (Anna Kendrick) finds out that she must take over the ...more
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Turbo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Snoop Dogg, Samuel L. Jackson, Ryan Reynolds

Released: 2013

Directed by: David Soren

Turbo is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated comedy sports film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is based on an original idea by David Soren, who also ...more

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You, Me and Dupree is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Kate Hudson, Seth Rogen, Michael Douglas

Released: 2006

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

You, Me and Dupree is a 2006 American romantic comedy film directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo, written by Mike LeSieur, and produced by Mary Parent, Scott Stuber, and Owen Wilson. The film ...more

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Year One is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Olivia Wilde, Jack Black, Paul Rudd

Released: 2009

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Year One is a 2009 comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, and produced by Judd Apatow. The film stars Jack Black and Michael Cera, and features Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Hank Azaria. The film ...more

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Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs.... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Hayden Panettiere, Heidi Klum, Amy Poehler

Released: 2011

Directed by: Mike Disa

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Freaknik: The Musical is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Snoop Dogg, Rick Ross, T-Pain

Released: 2010

Directed by: Chris Prynoski

Freaknik: The Musical is a musical television special produced by T-Pain. It features the voice of T-Pain as the Ghost of Freaknik, as well as the voices of entertainers such as Lil Wayne, Young ...more
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The Magic Roundabout is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Kylie Minogue, Ian McKellen, Robbie Williams

Released: 2005

Directed by: Jean Duval, Frank Passingham, Dave Borthwick

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The Angry Birds Movie 2 ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bill Hader Movies
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Leslie Jones

Released: 2019

Directed by: Thurop Van Orman

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (a.k.a. Angry Birds 2) is a 2019 computer-animated action comedy film directed by Thurop Van Orman, based on Rovio Entertainment's Angry Birds video game series. The ...more