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The Best John Krasinski Movies 

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

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

With films ranging from A Quiet Place to Something Borrowed, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

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A Quiet Place is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Krasinski Movies
John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe

Released: 2018

Directed by: John Krasinski

A Quiet Place is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by John Krasinski. A family living on a farm hides from a supernatural evil attracted to sound by avoiding making sound and ...more

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Robin Williams, Mandy Moore, Wanda Sykes

Released: 2007

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

License to Wed is a 2007 American romantic comedy film starring Robin Williams, Mandy Moore and John Krasinski, and directed by Ken Kwapis. The film was released in theaters on July 3, 2007.

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Kate Hudson, Ginnifer Goodwin, Peyton List

Released: 2011

Directed by: Luke Greenfield

Something Borrowed is a 2011 American romantic comedy film based on Emily Giffin's book of the same name, directed by Luke Greenfield, starring Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, Colin Egglesfield, ...more

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Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin

Released: 2009

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

It's Complicated is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Nancy Meyers. It stars Meryl Streep as a successful bakery owner and single mother of three who starts a secret ...more

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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph, Jeff Daniels

Released: 2009

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Away We Go is a 2009 comedy-drama directed by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes and written by the husband-and-wife team of Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida. The film stars John Krasinski, ...more
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George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski

Released: 2008

Directed by: George Clooney

Leatherheads is a 2008 American sports comedy film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. The film also stars Renée Zellweger, Jonathan Pryce, and John Krasinski ...more
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Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler, Renée Zellweger

Released: 2009

Directed by: Conrad Vernon, Rob Letterman

Monsters vs. Aliens is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated science fiction action comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was DreamWorks ...more

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Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez

Released: 2011

Directed by: James Bobin

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Lindsay Lohan, Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet

Released: 2006

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

The Holiday is a 2006 American Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers. Distributed by Columbia Pictures and Universal Pictures and filmed in both ...more

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Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Foxx

Released: 2006

Directed by: Bill Condon

Dreamgirls is a 2006 American musical drama film, directed by Bill Condon and jointly produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures. The film debuted in three special road ...more

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Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Eddie Murphy

Released: 2007

Directed by: Chris Miller, Raman Hui

Shrek the Third is a 2007 American computer-animated fantasy comedy film, and the third installment in the Shrek franchise. It was produced by DreamWorks Animation and is the first in the series ...more

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Nobody Walks Jane Levy, John Krasinski, Dylan McDermott

Released: 2012

Directed by: Ry Russo-Young

Nobody Walks is a 2012 American independent drama film directed by Ry Russo-Young. The film premiered in Competition at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and won a special Jury Prize. The film ...more
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Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, John Krasinski

Released: 2005

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Jarhead is a 2005 biographical drama film based on U.S. Marine Anthony Swofford's 2003 memoir of the same name, directed by Sam Mendes, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Swofford with Jamie Foxx, ...more

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Liam Neeson, Tim Curry, John Lithgow

Released: 2004

Directed by: Bill Condon

Kinsey is a 2004 American biographical drama film written and directed by Bill Condon. It describes the life of Alfred Charles Kinsey, a pioneer in the area of sexology. His 1948 publication, ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles

Released: 2000

Directed by: David Mamet

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Kristen Bell, Drew Barrymore, Ted Danson

Released: 2012

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Big Miracle is a 2012 family drama film starring Drew Barrymore and John Krasinski. The film, directed by Ken Kwapis, is based on the 1989 book Freeing the Whales by Tom Rose, which covers ...more
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Sarah Shahi, Sandra Oh, Ricky Gervais

Released: 2006

Directed by: Christopher Guest

For Your Consideration is a 2006 comedy film directed by Christopher Guest. It was co-written by Guest and Eugene Levy, and both also star in the film. The title is a phrase used in trade ...more
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Rashida Jones, Will Arnett, Christopher Meloni

Released: 2007

Directed by: John Krasinski

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by John Krasinski, based on a short story collection of the same name by David Foster
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Anna Faris, Jane Lynch, John Krasinski

Released: 2007

Directed by: Gregg Araki

Smiley Face is a 2007 comedy film written by Dylan Haggerty and directed and co-produced by Gregg Araki. It stars Anna Faris as a young woman who has a series of misadventures after eating a ...more

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Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience John Krasinski, Aaron Eckhart, Blair Underwood

Released: 2007

Directed by: Richard E. Robbins

Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience is a 2007 American documentary film directed by Richard E. Robbins, which portrays the lives and experiences of American combat soldiers who ...more
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Gisele, Queen Latifah, Ann-Margret

Released: 2004

Directed by: Tim Story

Taxi is a 2004 American remake of the 1998 French film of the same name, starring Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon and Gisele Bündchen, and directed by Tim Story.

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John Krasinski, Charlyne Yi, Jason Sudeikis

Released: 2018

Directed by: Kevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander

Next Gen is a 2018 computer-animated science fiction action comedy drama film directed by Kevin R. Adams and Joe Ksander. After awakening a powerful robot in a secret lab, Mai (Charlyne Yi) and ...more
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Lacey Chabert, John Krasinski, Andrew Keegan

Released: 2007

Directed by: Jason Carvey

A New Wave is a 2006 independently produced comedy film written and directed by Jason Carvey.
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David Schwimmer, Janeane Garofalo, John Krasinski

Released: 2005

Directed by: Matt Mulhern

Duane Hopwood is a 2005 film featured in the Sundance Film Festival starring David Schwimmer and Janeane Garofalo, with a supporting cast featuring Judah Friedlander, Dick Cavett, Susan Lynch, ...more
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Kylie Minogue, Whoopi Goldberg, Chevy Chase

Released: 2006

Directed by: Jean Duval, Frank Passingham, Dave Borthwick

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