103 voters

The Best Janeane Garofalo Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 1.1k votes 103 voters 9.6k views58 items

List RulesVote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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

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

This list has everything from Ratatouille to The Minus Man.

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


  • 1


    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon
    Dogma is a 1999 American comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith. The existence of...  more

    More Dogma 

    #284 of 923 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films#85 of 180 The Best Dystopian And Near Future Movies

  • 2

    Reality Bites

    Winona Ryder, Renée Zellweger
    Reality Bites is a 1994 romantic comedy-drama film written by Helen Childress and directed by...  more

    More Reality Bites 

    #113 of 126 The Greatest Date Movies Of All Time#106 of 315 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

  • 3

    Mystery Men

    Ben Stiller, Tom Waits
    Mystery Men is a 1999 American superhero comedy film directed by Kinka Usher and written by...  more

    More Mystery Men 

    #59 of 116 The Worst Superhero Movies Ever Made#290 of 440 Your Favorite Movies of the 1990s

  • 4

    Wet Hot American Summer

    Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks
    Wet Hot American Summer is a 2001 satirical comedy film directed by David Wain from a...  more

    More Wet Hot American Summer 

    28 Wet Hot Facts About Wet Hot American Summer#120 of 170 The Most Rewatchable Comedy Movies

  • 5


    Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo
    Ratatouille is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation...  more

    More Ratatouille 

    #325 of 1,195 Every Oscar Winning Film Ever#133 of 557 The Best Film Scores Of All Time

  • 6

    The Matchmaker

    Janeane Garofalo, Denis Leary
    The Matchmaker is a 1997 romantic comedy film set in Ireland and starring Janeane Garofalo....  more
  • 7

    Now and Then

    Demi Moore, Christina Ricci
    Now and Then is a 1995 American coming-of-age film directed by Lesli Linka Glatter and...  more

    More Now and Then 

    #8 of 38 The Best Movies With A Little Girl Protagonist#7 of 26 The Best Movies About Teenage Girl Friendships

  • 8

    The Truth About Cats & Dogs

    Uma Thurman, Jamie Foxx
    The Truth About Cats & Dogs is a 1996 American romantic comedy film directed by directed by...  more

    More The Truth About Cats & Dogs 

    #178 of 782 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#119 of 387 The Greatest Romantic Comedies Of All Time

  • 9

    Titan A.E.

    Drew Barrymore, Matt Damon
    Titan A.E. is a 2000 animated post-apocalyptic science fiction adventure film directed by both...  more

    More Titan A.E. 

    'Titan A.E.' Was A Hail Mary To Save Fox Animation - And It Failed In A Big Way#293 of 534 The Best Animated Films Ever

  • 10

    Half Baked

    Snoop Dogg, Jon Stewart
    Half Baked is a 1998 American stoner comedy film starring Dave Chappelle, Jim Breuer, Harland...  more

    More Half Baked 

    #46 of 252 The Funniest '90s Movies#349 of 666 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked

  • 11

    Kiki's Delivery Service

    Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi
    Kiki's Delivery Service is a 1989 Japanese animated fantasy film produced by Studio Ghibli. It...  more

    More Kiki's Delivery Service 

    #265 of 512 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked#65 of 250 The Best English Dubbed Anime of All Time

  • 12

    Big Trouble

    Zooey Deschanel, Sofía Vergara
    Big Trouble is a 2002 American comedy film based on the novel Big Trouble by Dave Barry. It...  more
  • 13

    Steal This Movie!

    Janeane Garofalo, Michael Cera
    Steal This Movie! is a 2000 American biographical film of 1960s radical figure Abbie Hoffman...  more
  • 14

    The Cable Guy

    Jim Carrey, Ben Stiller
    The Cable Guy is a 1996 American thriller dark comedy film directed by Ben Stiller, who also...  more

    More The Cable Guy 

    #268 of 291 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time#5 of 27 The Best Judd Apatow Movies

  • 15

    Southland Tales

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Justin Timberlake
    Southland Tales is a 2006 sci-fi dramedy thriller film and the second film written and...  more

    More Southland Tales 

    #39 of 70 The Most Pretentious Movies Ever Made#109 of 135 The Most Confusing Movies Ever Made

  • 16

    What Planet Are You From?

    Sarah Silverman, Annette Bening
    What Planet Are You From? is a 2000 American science fiction comedy film directed by Mike...  more
  • 17

    200 Cigarettes

    Kate Hudson, Courtney Love
    200 Cigarettes is a 1999 American ensemble comedy film directed by Risa Bramon Garcia, and...  more

    More 200 Cigarettes 

    #27 of 125 The Best Period Movies Set in the '80s#39 of 57 Top 30+ Best Ben Affleck Movies of All Time, Ranked

  • 18

    The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle

    Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg
    The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle is a 2000 American live-action/animated adventure...  more

    More The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle 

    #41 of 59 The Best Movies Released July 4th Weekend#43 of 116 The Best Comedy Movies for 11-Year-Old Kids

  • 19

    Permanent Midnight

    Elizabeth Hurley, Ben Stiller
    Permanent Midnight is a 1998 independent drama film directed by David Veloz and starring Ben...  more

    More Permanent Midnight 

    #9 of 19 The Best Paranormal Movies Streaming on Hulu#20 of 47 40+ Great Drama Movies About Drugs and Addiction

  • 20

    Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

    Lisa Kudrow, Janeane Garofalo
    Romy and Michele's High School Reunion is a 1997 comedy film starring Lisa Kudrow, Mira...  more

    More Romy and Michele's High School Reunion 

    #4 of 21 The Most Memorable Prom Dresses In Movies#11 of 31 '90s Movies That Totally Defined Teenage Girl Life

  • 21

    Dog Park

    Natasha Henstridge, Janeane Garofalo
    Dog Park is a 1998 American/Canadian romantic comedy film written and directed by Bruce...  more
  • 22


    Ewan McGregor, Naomi Watts
    Stay is a 2005 American psychological thriller film directed by Marc Forster. A psychiatrist...  more

    More Stay 

    #240 of 248 The Best Whodunit Movies#3 of 22 The Most Pretentious Horror Movies Ever Made

  • 23

    The Laramie Project

    Christina Ricci, Steve Buscemi
    The Laramie Project is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Moisés Kaufman. Based on the...  more
  • 24


    Paris Hilton, Christina Applegate
    Wonderland is a 2003 American drama film co-written and directed by James Cox. The film stars...  more

    More Wonderland 

    #23 of 34 The Best Movies Based on Real Murders#18 of 71 The Best Val Kilmer Movies

  • 25

    Clay Pigeons

    Joaquin Phoenix, Vince Vaughn
    Clay Pigeons is a 1998 crime-comedy film written by Matt Healy and directed by David Dobkin....  more