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The best Bill Murray movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Bill Murray got his start at Second City in Chicago before joining the cast of Saturday Night Live and going on to star in classic comedies. Bill Murray's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world.

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

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

With films ranging from Caddyshack to Lost in Translation, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

What are the best Bill Murray movies? What are the greatest Bill Murray roles of all time? If you are a fan of Murray's sense of humor, you might also enjoy our list of best Dan Aykroyd movies and best John Candy movies.

Tim Burton and Joseph McGinty Nichol are among those who have directed Bill Murray at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Movie fans who love Bill Murray have also been known to enjoy films starring Seth Rogen and Alan Arkin.

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Groundhog Day Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

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560 99
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Ghostbusters Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

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517 82
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Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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441 96
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Stripes Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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403 148
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What About Bob? Bill Murray, Richard Dreyfuss, Charlie Korsmo

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355 115
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Scrooged Bill Murray, Robert Mitchum, Miles Davis

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355 157
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Lost in Translation Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Anna Faris

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279 85
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Kingpin Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid

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295 92
Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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252 129
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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe

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247 102
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Meatballs Bill Murray, Kristine DeBell, Matt Craven

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226 112
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Rushmore Bill Murray, Alexis Bledel, Brian Cox

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226 108
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Ghostbusters II Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

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220 141
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The Royal Tenenbaums Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin, Bill Murray

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171 95
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Tootsie Bill Murray, Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis

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171 47
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St. Vincent Naomi Watts, Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy

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142 97
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Moonrise Kingdom Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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155 90
Little Shop of Horrors is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
Little Shop of Horrors Bill Murray, Steve Martin, John Candy

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146 94
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Ed Wood Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

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132 82
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The Man Who Knew Too Little Bill Murray, Alfred Molina, Joanne Whalley

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132 102
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Space Jam Michael Jordan, Bill Murray, Larry Bird

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122 97
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Broken Flowers Sharon Stone, Bill Murray, Jessica Lange

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87 84
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Where the Buffalo Roam Bill Murray, Craig T. Nelson, Peter Boyle

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106 81
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Quick Change Bill Murray, Geena Davis, Phil Hartman

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103 65
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Fantastic Mr. Fox George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

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70 37
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The Monuments Men

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35 3
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The Grand Budapest Hotel Bill Murray, Jude Law, Willem Dafoe

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62 66
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Mad Dog and Glory Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Bill Murray

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59 71
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The Darjeeling Limited Natalie Portman, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson

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83 90
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Charlie's Angels Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu

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75 55
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Wild Things Bill Murray, Denise Richards, Kevin Bacon

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71 67
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Get Smart Anne Hathaway, Dwayne Johnson, Bill Murray

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62 76
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Clark Benson added The Razor's Edge Bill Murray, Catherine Hicks, Denholm Elliott

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16 6
The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
The Jungle Book

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67 88
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Osmosis Jones Kirsten Dunst, Bill Murray, Chris Rock

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54 55
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Coffee and Cigarettes Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Steve Buscemi

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26 19
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Hyde Park on Hudson Bill Murray, Laura Linney, Olivia Williams

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46 60
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Get Low Bill Murray, Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek

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6 8
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Rock the Kasbah Zooey Deschanel, Bruce Willis, Bill Murray

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13 12
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Cradle Will Rock Bill Murray, Susan Sarandon, Jack Black

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7 27
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Aloha

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57 140
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Garfield: The Movie Jennifer Love Hewitt, Bill Murray, Debra Messing

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10 13
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Hamlet Bill Murray, Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles

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4 15
A Very Murray Christmas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
A Very Murray Christmas Bill Murray, George Clooney, Amy Poehler

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36 66
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City of Ember Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan, Tim Robbins

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6 7
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John Erb added The Limits of Control Bill Murray, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton

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27 59
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Larger than Life Matthew McConaughey, Bill Murray, Janeane Garofalo

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5 10
Nothing Lasts Forever is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
Nothing Lasts Forever Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Fisher

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15 40
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Speaking of Sex Bill Murray, James Spader, Megan Mullally

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0 6
A Glimpse Inside the Mind of C... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Bill Murray Movies
A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III Charlie Sheen, Bill Murray, Mary Elizabeth Winstead