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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including Knowhutimean? Hey Vern, It's My Family Album and Annabelle's Wish.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jim Varney movies?" and "What are the greatest Jim Varney roles of all time?"
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Ernest Goes to Jail Jim Varney, Randall "Tex" Cobb, Charles Napier Ernest Goes to Jail is a 1990 comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the fourth film to feature the character Ernest P. Worrell. It was shot in Nashville and ...more

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Ernest Scared Stupid Eartha Kitt, Jim Varney, Ernie Fosselius Ernest Scared Stupid is a 1991 American horror comedy fantasy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the fifth film to feature the character Ernest P. Worrell. It has ...more

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Ernest Goes to Camp Lyle Alzado, Jim Varney, John Vernon Ernest Goes to Camp is a 1987 comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the second film to feature the character of Ernest P. Worrell and was shot in Burns, ...more

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Ernest Saves Christmas Jim Varney, Gailard Sartain, Patty Maloney Ernest Saves Christmas is a 1988 Christmas comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the third film to feature the character Ernest P. Worrell, and chronicles ...more

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Toy Story Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, Toy Story was the ...more

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Ernest in the Army Jim Varney Ernest in the Army is a 1998 comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the tenth and final film to feature the character of Ernest P. Worrell before Varney's ...more

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The Beverly Hillbillies Rob Schneider, Lea Thompson, Lily Tomlin The Beverly Hillbillies is a 1993 20th Century Fox comedy motion picture starring Jim Varney, Diedrich Bader, Erika Eleniak, Cloris Leachman, Lily Tomlin, Dabney Coleman, Lea Thompson, Rob ...more

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Toy Story 2 Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen Toy Story 2 is a 1999 American computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Lee ...more

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Ernest Rides Again Jim Varney, Linda Kash, Ron James Ernest Rides Again is a 1993 comedy film written and directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It opens with the song "There Once Was A Man Named Worrell". It is the ...more

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Slam Dunk Ernest Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Varney, Jay Brazeau Slam Dunk Ernest is a 1995 sports comedy film, and the eighth full-length feature film starring Jim Varney as Ernest P. Worrell. It was released direct-to-video, and was directed by long-time ...more

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Ernest Goes to School Sarah Chalke, Jim Varney, Will Sasso Ernest Goes to School is a 1994 direct-to-video comedy film written and directed by Coke Sams and starring Jim Varney. It is the seventh film to feature the character Ernest P. Worrell, and the ...more

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Ernest Goes to Africa Jim Varney, Linda Kash Ernest Goes to Africa is a 1997 comedy film written and directed by John R. Cherry III. It stars Jim Varney, and is the ninth film to feature the character of Ernest P. Worrell. In this film, ...more

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3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain Hulk Hogan, Loni Anderson, Frank Welker 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain is a 1998 American martial arts film, and the last installment in the 3 Ninjas franchise. The film starred only three of the original actors and was directed ...more

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Atlantis: The Lost Empire Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, James Garner Atlantis: The Lost Empire is a 2001 American traditionally animated action-adventure film created by Walt Disney Feature Animation—the first science fiction film in Disney's animated features ...more

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Snowboard Academy Corey Haim, Brigitte Nielsen, Joe Flaherty Snowboard Academy is a 1997 independent slapstick comedy film, starring Corey Haim, Jim Varney and Brigitte Nielsen.

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Knowhutimean? Hey Vern, It's My Family Album Jim Varney Knowhutimean? Hey Vern, It's My Family Album is an anthology of comedic short subjects directed by John R. Cherry III, and released direct-to-video in 1983. As a whole, it is the first film to ...more

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Daddy and Them Ben Affleck, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kelly Preston Daddy and Them is a 2001 American film written and directed by, as well as starring Billy Bob Thornton. In addition to Thornton, it stars Laura Dern, Ben Affleck, Kelly Preston, Diane Ladd, ...more

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Wilder Napalm Dennis Quaid, Debra Winger, M. Emmet Walsh Wilder Napalm is a 1993 romantic comedy film about a pair of pyrokinetic brothers and their rivalry for the same woman. The film was directed by Glenn Gordon Caron, and stars Dennis Quaid, ...more

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Dr. Otto & the Riddle of the Gloom Beam

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100 Proof Jim Varney 100 Proof is an independently produced American thriller, written and directed by Jeremy Horton. Shot on location in Kentucky, it is based on the true story of a killing spree that took place in ...more

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Treehouse Hostage Jim Varney, Debby Boone, Richard Kline Treehouse Hostage is a 1999 family film directed by Sean McNamara and starring Jim Varney and Joey Zimmerman. It is one of Varney's final films before his death in 2000.

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The Expert James Brolin, Jim Varney, Jeff Speakman The Expert is a 1995 action film about an ex-special forces trainer who decides to exact revenge on the murderer of his sister Jenny Lomax after his death sentence is commuted. The film was ...more

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Annabelle's Wish Cloris Leachman, Alison Krauss, Randy Travis Annabelle's Wish is a 1997 American animated Christmas film that revolves around a young calf who aspires to learn to fly and become one of Santa Claus' reindeer. It is narrated by American ...more

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The Rousters Mimi Rogers, Fred Dryer, Jim Varney The Rousters is a 1983 adventure film written by Stephen J. Cannell and directed by E.W. Swackhamer.

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Fast Food Traci Lords, Jim Varney, Kevin McCarthy Fast Food is a 1989 American comedy film starring Jim Varney, Traci Lords, Michael J. Pollard, Blake Clark and Pamela Springsteen.