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The Best Jonah Hill Movies

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This is a list of the best Jonah Hill movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jonah Hill had small parts in several popular films before revolutionizing comedy with his breakout role of Seth in Superbad in 2007. Jonah Hill'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 Jonah Hill movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jonah Hill movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jonah Hill movies?," "What are the greatest Jonah Hill roles of all time?" and "Are the Seth Rogan-Jonah Hill comedies the Hill movies of the bunch?" Famous flicks like Moneyball, Click,  and 21 Jump Street appear on this Jonah Hill filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.The greatest Jonah Hill performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.  If you think the best Jonah Hill role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one.


If you are a fan of Hill's sense of humor, you might also enjoy our list of best Seth Rogan movies and best Michael Cera movies.

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  • 1
    Superbad
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    Superbad

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen

    Released2007

    Directed byGreg Mottola

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  • 2
    21 Jump Street
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    21 Jump Street

    Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum

    Released2012

    Directed byPhil Lord, Chris Miller

    21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Grandma's Boy
    107
    20

    Grandma's Boy

    Jonah Hill, David Spade

    Released2006

    Directed byNicholaus Goossen

    Grandma's Boy is a 2006 American comedy stoner film produced by Adam Sandler's production... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    This Is the End
    148
    51

    This Is the End

    James Franco, Jonah Hill

    Released2013

    Directed byEvan Goldberg, Seth Rogen

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  • 5
    The Wolf of Wall Street
    83
    11

    The Wolf of Wall Street

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey

    Released2013

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 American biographical black comedy film directed by Martin... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 6
    Funny People
    93
    21

    Funny People

    Eminem, Adam Sandler

    Released2009

    Directed byJudd Apatow

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  • 7
    Moneyball
    88
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    Moneyball

    Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill

    Released2011

    Directed byBennett Miller

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  • 8
    The 40-Year-Old Virgin
    85
    29

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings

    Released2005

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Knocked Up
    102
    44

    Knocked Up

    Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes

    Released2007

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    Knocked Up is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-produced, written, and directed by Judd... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Forgetting Sarah Marshall
    76
    32

    Forgetting Sarah Marshall

    Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell

    Released2008

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

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  • 11
    Evan Almighty
    57
    17

    Evan Almighty

    Morgan Freeman, Steve Carell

    Released2007

    Directed byTom Shadyac

    Evan Almighty is a 2007 American comedy film and the stand-alone sequel/spin-off to Bruce... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Cyrus
    53
    14

    Cyrus

    Marisa Tomei, Jonah Hill

    Released2010

    Directed byMark Duplass, Jay Duplass

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  • 13
    The Sitter
    75
    37

    The Sitter

    Jonah Hill, Sam Rockwell

    Released2011

    Directed byDavid Gordon Green

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  • 14
    Get Him to the Greek
    71
    33

    Get Him to the Greek

    Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera

    Released2010

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

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  • 15
    The Invention of Lying
    44
    11

    The Invention of Lying

    Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey

    Released2009

    Directed byRicky Gervais, Matthew Robinson

    The Invention of Lying is a 2009 fantasy romantic comedy film that was written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    The Watch
    55
    24

    The Watch

    Ben Stiller, Willam Belli

    Released2012

    Directed byAkiva Schaffer

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  • 17
    Accepted
    42
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    Accepted

    Blake Lively, Jonah Hill

    Released2006

    Directed bySteve Pink

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  • 18
    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
    5
    0

    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2019

    Directed byMike Mitchell

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  • 19
    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
    4
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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

    Released2019

    Directed byDean DeBlois

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  • 20
    Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse
    24
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    Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse

    Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel

    Released2007

    Directed byJason Stone

    Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse is a 2007 short comedy film written by Evan Goldberg and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 21
    Horton Hears a Who!
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    Horton Hears a Who!

    Selena Gomez, Jim Carrey

    Released2008

    Directed bySteve Martino, Jimmy Hayward

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  • 22
    Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

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  • 23
    Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot
    3
    2

    Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

    Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara

    Released2018

    Directed byGus Van Sant

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  • 24
    I Heart Huckabees
    23
    13

    I Heart Huckabees

    Naomi Watts, Isla Fisher

    Released2004

    Directed byDavid O. Russell

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  • 25
    Strange Wilderness
    22
    15

    Strange Wilderness

    Jonah Hill, Ernest Borgnine

    Released2008

    Directed byFred Wolf

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