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The Best Michael Cera Movies

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List of the best Michael Cera movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. TV fans best know Michael Cera for his hilarious portrayed of George Michael Bluth on Arrested Development, but he has also appeared in several fantastic comedic and independent films. Michael Cera'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 Michael Cera movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Michael Cera movies will be at the top of the list. Michael Cera has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Michael Cera movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Michael Cera films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list features Superbad, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Michael Cera movies?" and "What are the greatest Michael Cera roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Michael Cera's humor, you might also enjoy our list of best Jonah Hill movies and best Jason Bateman movies.
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  • Superbad
    1
    Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Greg Mottola
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
    2
    Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Edgar Wright
  • Juno
    3
    Elliot Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Jason Reitman
  • Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
    4
    Kat Dennings, Michael Cera, Mimi Imfurst
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Peter Sollett
  • Youth in Revolt
    5
    Rooney Mara, Steve Buscemi, Zach Galifianakis
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Miguel Arteta
  • This Is the End
    6
    Samantha Ressler, Douglas M. Griffin
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg
  • Tyrel
    7
    Jason Mitchell, Christopher Abbott, Michael Cera
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Sebastián Silva
  • Year One
    8
    Jack Black, Michael Cera, Oliver Platt
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Harold Ramis
  • Paper Heart
    9
    Jake Johnson
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Nicholas Jasenovec
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the Animation
    10
    Michael Cera, Jason Schwartzman, Alison Pill
    • Released: 2010
  • Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
    11
    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: George Clooney
  • Frequency
    12
    Dennis Quaid, Jim Caviezel, Andre Braugher
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Gregory Hoblit
  • Steal This Movie!
    13
    Vincent D'Onofrio, Janeane Garofalo, Jeanne Tripplehorn
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Robert Greenwald
  • I Was a Rat
    14
    Michael Cera
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Laurie Lynd
  • Extreme Movie
    15
    Kevin Hart, Michael Cera, Frankie Muniz
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Andrew Jacobson, Adam Jay Epstein
  • Bad Dads
    16
    Michael Cera, Brian Gallivan, Amanda Lund
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Derek Westerman
  • The End of Love
    17
    Mark Webber, Isaac Love, Shannyn Sossamon
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Mark Webber
  • Switching Goals
    18
    Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Michael Cera
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: David Steinberg
  • The Familiar Stranger
    19
    Margaret Colin, Jay O. Sanders, Aaron Ashmore
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Alan Metzger
  • My Louisiana Sky
    20
    Juliette Lewis, Michael Cera, Ksenia Solo
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Adam Arkin
  • Magic Magic
    21
    Emily Browning, Michael Cera, Juno Temple
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: Sebastián Silva
  • Walter and Henry
    22
    Michael Cera, James Coburn, John Larroquette
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Daniel Petrie
  • Ultimate G's
    23
    Michael Cera, Emma Taylor-Isherwood, Tod Fennell
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Keith Melton
  • Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun
    24
    James Woods, Michael Cera, Catherine Disher
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Ron Pitts
  • 25
    Michael Cera, Camilla Scott, Tajja Isen
    • Released: 2006