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The Best Molly Shannon Movies 

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of different films like The Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture and More of Me.

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

Ron Howard and John Fortenberry are among those who have directed Molly Shannon at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Molly Shannon has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Cheri Oteri and Chris Kattan in terms of fame and success.

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Charlie Sheen, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Zucker

Scary Movie 4 is a 2006 American horror comedy parody film and the fourth film of the Scary Movie franchise, as well as the first film in the franchise to be released under The Weinstein Company ...more

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Jim Carrey, Anthony Hopkins, Bryce Dallas Howard

Released: 2000

Directed by: Ron Howard

This film is a 2000 American musical fantasy comedy Christmas film from Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment, based on the 1957 story of the same name by Dr. Seuss. It was the first Dr. ...more

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Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Amy Adams

Released: 2006

Directed by: Adam McKay

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby is a 2006 American sports comedy film directed by Adam McKay. Number one NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby (Will Ferrell) stays atop the heap thanks to a pact ...more

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Elizabeth Mitchell, Aisha Tyler, Tim Allen

Released: 2002

Directed by: Michael Lembeck

The Santa Clause 2 is a 2002 American romantic comedy-holiday film directed by Michael Lembeck. It is the second installment in The Santa Clause trilogy following The Santa Clause. It was filmed ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Tom Hardy, Rose Byrne

Released: 2006

Directed by: Sofia Coppola

Marie Antoinette is a 2006 historical drama film, written and directed by Sofia Coppola. It is based on the life of the Queen in the years leading up to the French Revolution. It won the Academy ...more

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Morgan Freeman, Steve Carell, Jon Stewart

Released: 2007

Directed by: Tom Shadyac

Evan Almighty is a 2007 American comedy film and the stand-alone sequel/spin-off to Bruce Almighty. The film was directed by Tom Shadyac, based on the characters created by Steve Koren and Mark ...more

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Jessica Alba, Drew Barrymore, James Franco

Released: 1999

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Never Been Kissed is a 1999 romantic comedy film produced by 20th Century Fox and Drew Barrymore's production company, Flower Films, directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Drew Barrymore, David ...more

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Eva Mendes, Will Ferrell, Jennifer Coolidge

Released: 1998

Directed by: Amy Heckerling, John Fortenberry

A Night at the Roxbury is a 1998 American comedy film based on a recurring skit on television's long-running Saturday Night Live called "The Roxbury Guys". Saturday Night Live regulars ...more
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Will Ferrell, Molly Shannon, Tom Green

Released: 1999

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

Superstar is a 1999 comedy film and Saturday Night Live spin-off about a quirky, socially inept girl named Mary Katherine Gallagher. The character was created by SNL star Molly Shannon and ...more
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Abigail Breslin, Michael Clarke Duncan, Molly Shannon

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert Vince

Here's the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies -- the hip-hoppin' B-Dawg, lovely RoseBud, mellow Bud-Dha, ...more
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Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

Released: 1999

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Analyze This is a 1999 comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, who co-wrote the screenplay with playwright Kenneth Lonergan and Peter Tolan. The film stars Robert De Niro as a mafioso and Billy ...more

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Philip Seymour Hoffman, Molly Shannon, Jon Lovitz

Released: 1998

Directed by: Todd Solondz

Happiness is a 1998 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Todd Solondz, that portrays the lives of three sisters, their families and those around them. The film was awarded the ...more

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Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Amy Poehler

Released: 2001

Directed by: David Wain

Wet Hot American Summer is a 2001 satirical comedy film directed by David Wain from a screenplay written by David Wain and Michael Showalter, starring Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, ...more

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Carmen Electra, Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid

Released: 2003

Directed by: David Zucker

My Boss's Daughter is a 2003 romantic comedy film starring Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid and Terence Stamp.
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Kate Beckinsale, John Cusack, Bridget Moynahan

Released: 2001

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Serendipity is a 2001 American romantic comedy film, starring John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale. It was written by Marc Klein and directed by Peter Chelsom. The music score is composed by Alan ...more

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Jay Leno, Steve Buscemi, John Cleese

Released: 2008

Directed by: Anthony Leondis

Igor is a 2008 American computer animated fantasy comedy film about the stock character Igor who dreams of winning first place at the Evil Science Fair. Produced by Exodus Film Group and ...more
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Kirsten Dunst, Bill Murray, Chris Rock

Released: 2001

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

Osmosis Jones is a 2001 live-action/animated buddy cop comedy film directed by Tom Sito and Piet Kroon for the animated segments and the Farrelly brothers for the live-action ones. Unusual in ...more

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Selena Gomez, Adam Sandler, Snoop Dogg

Released: 2012

Directed by: Genndy Tartakovsky

Hotel Transylvania is a 2012 American 3D computer animated fantasy comedy film produced by Sony Pictures Animation. It was directed by Genndy Tartakovsky, the creator of Samurai Jack, Dexter's ...more

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Kathryn Hahn, Paul Giamatti, Kayli Carter

Released: 2018

Directed by: Tamara Jenkins

Private Life is a 2018 American drama film directed by Tamara Jenkins. An author (Kathryn Hahn) is undergoing multiple fertility therapies to get pregnant, putting her relationship with her ...more
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Sextuplets is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Molly Shannon Movies
Mike Glock, Rick Alvarez, Marlon Wayans

Released: 2019

Directed by: Michael Tiddes

Sextuplets is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Michael Tiddes. An expecting father-to-be discovers he has five other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born.
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Kristin Chenoweth, Matthew Broderick, Molly Shannon

Released: 2003

Directed by: Jeff Bleckner

The Music Man is a 2003 American television film directed by Jeff Bleckner and starring Matthew Broderick and Kristin Chenoweth. The television production, which was broadcast by ABC on the ...more
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Wild Nights with Emily ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Molly Shannon Movies
Molly Shannon, Amy Seimetz, Susan Ziegler

Released: 2019

Directed by: Madeleine Olnek

Wild Nights with Emily is a 2018 American biographical comedy film written and directed by Madeleine Olnek. Chronicles the life of Emily Dickinson (Molly Shannon) as she attempts to get ...more
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Dinner and Driving Molly Shannon, Adam Scott, Greg Grunberg

Released: 1997

Directed by: Lawrence Trilling

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Whoopi Goldberg, Kris Kristofferson, Molly Shannon

Released: 2008

Directed by: Robert Vince

Disney s adorable talking puppies are back, and this time they venture to the frosty arctic and team up with new friends in a thrilling dogsled race across Alaska. Join your favorite pups ...more

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Molly Shannon, Steven Weber, Richard Fitzpatrick

Released: 2007

Directed by: Daisy von Scherler Mayer

More of Me is a 2007 Lifetime Television movie, starring Molly Shannon and directed by Daisy von Scherler Mayer.