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The Best Kristen Wiig Movies  

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

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

Revenge for Jolly! and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story are included in this list.

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

If Kristen Wiig movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Bill Hader and Maya Rudolph too.

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Bridesmaids is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Rose Byrne, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig
Bridesmaids is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Paul Feig, written by Annie Mumolo and Kristen Wiig, and produced by Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel, and Clayton Townsend. The plot ...more

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Despicable Me is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand
Despicable Me is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud. When a mastermind (Steve Carell) uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand ...more

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Girl Most Likely is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Kristen Wiig, Annette Bening, Matt Dillon
Girl Most Likely is a 2012 comedy film written by Michelle Morgan and directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini.
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Knocked Up is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes, Katherine Heigl
Knocked Up is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-produced, written, and directed by Judd Apatow. The films stars Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, and Leslie Mann. It follows the ...more

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#527 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #142 of 1,204 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #111 of 992 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Forgetting Sarah Marshal... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Russell Brand
Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nicholas Stoller and starring Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Russell Brand. The film, which was ...more

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#415 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #102 of 1,204 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #99 of 992 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Paul is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig
Paul is a 2011 British-American science fiction road comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and written by and starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. The film is about two British science fiction ...more

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How to Train Your Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig, David Tennant
How to Train Your Dragon is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated action-fantasy film by DreamWorks Animation loosely based on the British book series of the same name by Cressida Cowell. The ...more

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Whip It is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Drew Barrymore, Ellen Page, Kristen Wiig
Whip It is a 2009 comedy-drama film written by Shauna Cross, based on her novel Derby Girl. The film is directed and co-produced by Drew Barrymore in her directorial debut. It stars Ellen Page ...more

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Date Night is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Mila Kunis, Olivia Munn, Tina Fey
Date Night is a 2010 comedy film directed by Shawn Levy and starring Steve Carell and Tina Fey. It was released in the United States on April 9, 2010. For a time it was marketed as Crazy Night ...more

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Ghost Town is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Kristen Wiig, Ricky Gervais, Téa Leoni
Ghost Town is a 2008 American supernatural comedy-drama film directed by David Koepp, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Kamps. It stars English comedian Ricky Gervais in his first ...more

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How to Train Your Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig
How to Train Your Dragon 2 is a 2014 animation action adventure film written and directed by Dean DeBlois.

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MacGruber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Val Kilmer, Kristen Wiig, Chris Jericho (Fozzy)*
MacGruber is a 2010 American action comedy film based on the Saturday Night Live sketch of the same name, itself a parody of action-adventure television series MacGyver. Jorma Taccone of the ...more

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Adventureland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig
Adventureland is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Greg Mottola, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart and co-starring Ryan Reynolds, Bill Hader, Martin Starr, and ...more

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Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
John C. Reilly, Jenna Fischer, Tim Meadows
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan. Singer Dewey Cox (John C. Reilly) overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.

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G-Force is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi
G-Force is a 2009 American 3D spy-fi action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Written by Cormac Wibberley and Marianne Wibberley, the film is the ...more

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Ice Age: Dawn of the Din... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film, and the third installment in the Ice Age series. It was produced by Blue Sky Studios and ...more

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All Good Things is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Kirsten Dunst, Ryan Gosling, Kristen Wiig
All Good Things is a 2010 drama mystery romance thriller film written by Marcus Hinchey and Marc Smerling and directed by Andrew Jarecki.

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Meet Bill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Jessica Alba, Elizabeth Banks, Kristen Wiig
Meet Bill is a 2007 comedy film written and directed by Bernie Goldmann and Melisa Wallack and starring Aaron Eckhart as the titular character, with supporting performances by Logan Lerman, ...more
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Semi-Pro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Woody Harrelson
Semi-Pro is a 2008 American sports comedy film from New Line Cinema. The film was directed by Kent Alterman and stars Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin and Maura Tierney. The ...more
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Extract is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Mila Kunis, Ben Affleck, Kristen Wiig
Extract is a 2009 American comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge. The film stars Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, Kristen Wiig, Dustin Milligan, J. K. Simmons, and Ben Affleck. This was said ...more
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Friends with Kids is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Megan Fox, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig
Friends with Kids is a 2011 independent American ensemble romantic comedy that was written, produced, and directed by Jennifer Westfeldt, who is also stars in the film. Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, ...more
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Pretty Bird is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Kristen Wiig, Paul Giamatti, Billy Crudup
Pretty Bird is a 2008 American comedy film. It competed in the Dramatic Competition at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.
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How to Train Your Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Craig Ferguson
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated action fantasy film directed by Dean DeBlois. As Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) fulfills his dream of creating a ...more

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Where'd You Go, Bernadet... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Kristen Wiig
Where'd You Go, Bernadette is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by Richard Linklater, based on the novel by Maria Semple. After her anxiety-ridden mother (Cate Blanchett) disappears, ...more
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The Brothers Solomon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kristen Wiig Movies
Malin Åkerman, Kristen Wiig, Jenna Fischer
The Brothers Solomon is a 2007 American comedy film, starring Will Arnett and Will Forte.