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The Best MTV Movies List

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List of MTV movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. MTV produced and/or distributed these films, which are listed in alphabetical order and sortable by any column. This is a list of all notable and most famous MTV films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did MTV produce?" and "What films did MTV distribute?" List features 200 Cigarettes, Blades of Glory and more. This best MTV movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by MTV, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV MTV movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (34 Movies)
  • 1
    Coach Carter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Coach Carter

    Samuel L. Jackson, Channing Tatum


    Directed byThomas Carter

    Coach Carter is a 2005 American biographical teen sports drama film directed by Thomas Carter,... more on Wikipedia

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    #4 of 40 The Most Inspirational Black Movies#31 of 151 The Most Inspirational Sports Movies

  • 2
    The Longest Yard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    The Longest Yard

    Burt Reynolds, Bernadette Peters


    Directed byRobert Aldrich

    The Longest Yard is a 1974 American sports comedy film directed by Robert Aldrich. Written by... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Freedom Writers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Freedom Writers

    Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey


    Directed byRichard LaGravenese

    Freedom Writers is a 2007 drama film starring Hilary Swank, Scott Glenn, Imelda Staunton and... more on Wikipedia

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    #50 of 82 The Best Movies Based on Non-Fiction Books#12 of 15 The Most Powerful Movies About Racism Streaming Online

  • 4
    Beavis and Butt-head Do Americ is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Beavis and Butt-head Do America

    Demi Moore, Bruce Willis


    Directed byMike deSeve, Mike Judge, Brian Mulroney, Yvette Kaplan

    Beavis and Butt-head Do America is a 1996 American animated road comedy film, based on the TV... more on Wikipedia

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    #277 of 572 The Best Animated Films Ever#21 of 55 The Funniest Movies About Politics

  • 5
    Save the Last Dance is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Save the Last Dance

    Kerry Washington, Julia Stiles


    Directed byThomas Carter

    Save the Last Dance is a 2001 American film produced by MTV Films, directed by Thomas Carter... more on Wikipedia

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    #111 of 299 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time#7 of 94 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made

  • 6
    Varsity Blues is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Varsity Blues

    Ali Larter, Paul Walker


    Directed byBrian Robbins

    Varsity Blues is a 1999 American coming-of-age sports comedy-drama film directed by Brian... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Napoleon Dynamite is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Napoleon Dynamite

    Haylie Duff, Jon Heder


    Directed byJared Hess

    Napoleon Dynamite is a 2004 American independent art-house comedy film written by Jared and... more on Wikipedia

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    #213 of 553 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made#75 of 115 The Greatest Date Movies of All Time

  • 8
    Jackass: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best MTV Movies List
    Jackass: The Movie is a 2002 American reality comedy film directed by Jeff Tremaine with the... more on Wikipedia

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    #264 of 276 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry#409 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

  • 9
    Joe Dirt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Joe Dirt

    Christopher Walken, Kid Rock


    Directed byDennie Gordon

    Joe Dirt is a 2001 American adventure comedy film starring David Spade, Dennis Miller,... more on Wikipedia

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    #188 of 1,137 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time#243 of 457 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

  • 10
    Blades of Glory is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Blades of Glory

    Amy Poehler, Will Ferrell


    Directed byWill Speck, Josh Gordon

    Blades of Glory is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Will Speck and Josh Gordon, and... more on Wikipedia

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    #1386 of 1,647 The Most Rewatchable Movies#138 of 172 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made

  • 11
    Jackass Number Two is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best MTV Movies List
    Jackass Number Two is a 2006 American reality comedy film. It is the sequel to Jackass: The... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Get Rich or Die Tryin' is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Get Rich or Die Tryin'

    50 Cent, Viola Davis


    Directed byJim Sheridan

    This film​ is a 2005 American hip-hop biopic crime film starring 50 Cent. It is 50... more on Wikipedia

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    #171 of 629 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked#28 of 36 30+ Great Movies About Urban Teens

  • 13
    Orange County is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Orange County

    Chevy Chase, Ben Stiller


    Directed byJake Kasdan

    Orange County is a 2002 American comedy film starring Colin Hanks and Jack Black. It was... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Jackass 3D is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Jackass 3D

    Mike Judge


    Directed byJeff Tremaine

    Jackass 3D is a 2010 American 3D comedy film and the third film in the Jackass film series. It... more on Wikipedia

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    #170 of 225 The Worst Sequels Of All Time#10 of 37 Best Comedy Movies Streaming on Hulu

  • 15
    Election is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best MTV Movies List


    Reese Witherspoon, Matthew Broderick


    Directed byAlexander Payne

    Election is a 1999 American comedy film directed and written by Alexander Payne and adapted by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Dead Man on Campus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Dead Man on Campus

    Alyson Hannigan, Poppy Montgomery


    Directed byAlan Cohn

    This filmd is a 1998 dark comedy film starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tom Everett Scott. It... more on Wikipedia

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    #37 of 120 The Best College Movies Ever#22 of 23 The Funniest Movies About College

  • 17
    200 Cigarettes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    200 Cigarettes

    Kate Hudson, Courtney Love


    Directed byRisa Bramon Garcia

    200 Cigarettes is a 1999 American ensemble comedy film directed by Risa Bramon Garcia, and... more on Wikipedia

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    #31 of 35 The Best Period Movies Set in the '80s#55 of 61 The Best Paul Rudd Movies

  • 18
    Joe's Apartment is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Joe's Apartment

    Moby, Dave Chappelle


    Directed byJohn Payson

    Joe's Apartment is a 1996 musical-comedy film starring Jerry O'Connell and Megan Ward and the... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    The Original Kings of Comedy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    The Original Kings of Comedy

    Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer


    Directed bySpike Lee

    The Original Kings of Comedy is a 2000 stand-up comedy film, directed by Spike Lee, and... more on Wikipedia

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    #11 of 102 The Best Stand-Up Comedy Specials#15 of 36 The Best R-Rated Stand-up Comedies

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    Stop-Loss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best MTV Movies List


    Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt


    Directed byKimberly Peirce

    Stop-Loss is a 2008 American drama film directed by Kimberly Peirce and starring Ryan... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    The Wood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    The Wood

    Christina Milian, Sanaa Lathan


    Directed byRick Famuyiwa

    The Wood is a 1999 romantic comedy, written by Rick Famuyiwa and Todd Boyd. Famuyiwa also... more on Wikipedia

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    #3 of 55 The Best Black Romance Movies, Ranked#7 of 95 The Best Black Movies Of The 1990s

  • 22
    The Perfect Score is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    The Perfect Score

    Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans


    Directed byBrian Robbins

    The Perfect Score is a 2004 American teen heist film directed by Brian Robbins, starring Erika... more on Wikipedia

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    #85 of 97 The Best Teen Comedy Movies, Ranked#32 of 52 The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies

  • 23
    Crossroads is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best MTV Movies List


    Britney Spears, Zoe Saldana


    Directed byTamra Davis

    Crossroads is a 2002 American comedy-drama road film set in Georgia. Directed by Tamra Davis... more on Wikipedia

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    #165 of 200 The Best Teen Romance Movies#24 of 26 The Best Movies About Teenage Girl Friendships

  • 24
    Elizabethtown is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best MTV Movies List


    Jessica Biel, Kirsten Dunst


    Directed byCameron Crowe

    Elizabethtown is a 2005 American romantic tragicomedy-drama film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    #679 of 836 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#221 of 316 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

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    Æon Flux is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best MTV Movies List

    Æon Flux

    Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand


    Directed byKaryn Kusama

    Æon Flux is a 2005 American science fiction spy action film directed by Karyn Kusama. The film... more on Wikipedia

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    #68 of 94 The 35+ Greatest Dystopian Action Movies#92 of 154 The Best Dystopian And Near Future Movies