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The Best Ricky Gervais Movies

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

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

This list includes Ghost Town, Sesame Street: Singing with the Stars and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ricky Gervais movies?" and "What are the greatest Ricky Gervais roles of all time?"
  • 1

    The Muppets

    Jason Segel, Amy Adams
    34
    9

    Released2011

    Directed byJames Bobin

    Runtime98

    AdvisoriesAdult Situations

    PremieredNovember 23, 2011

    Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, is on vacation in Los Angeles with his brother Gary (Jason Segel) and Gary's girlfriend, Mary (Amy Adams). They discover that greedy Tex Richman (Chris Cooper)  ...more
  • 2

    For Your Consideration

    Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy
    30
    6

    Released2006

    Directed byChristopher Guest

    Runtime86

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    PremieredNovember 17, 2006

    The possibility of Oscar gold holds the cast and crew of an independent film in its grip after the performance of its virtually unknown, veteran star (Catherine O'Hara) generates awards buzz. Though  ...more
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    Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Ben Stiller, Robin Williams
    29
    12

    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Runtime105

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    PremieredMay 22, 2009

    Once the night guard at the Museum of Natural History, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) is now a successful purveyor of infomercial products. Soon after learning that his museum friends have been shipped to  ...more

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  • 4

    The Invention of Lying

    Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner
    38
    22

    Released2009

    Directed byRicky Gervais, Matthew Robinson

    Runtime99

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    PremieredOctober 2, 2009

    Mark Bellison (Ricky Gervais) is a down-on-his-luck writer who lives in world where falsehoods are completely unknown. When Mark suddenly develops the ability to lie, the notion that "honesty is the  ...more

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  • 5

    Ghost Town

    Ricky Gervais, Téa Leoni
    29
    15

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Koepp

    Runtime103

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    PremieredSeptember 19, 2008

    After a near-death experience during a routine colonoscopy, people-hating dentist Bertrum Pincus is shocked to discover that he is suddenly able to talk to the dead. Constantly cornered by unhappy  ...more
  • 6

    Cemetery Junction

    Christian Cooke, Tom Hughes
    23
    13

    Released2010

    Directed byRicky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

    Runtime95

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    Three bored young men living in the English suburbs strive to create identities for themselves in the stultifying atmosphere of Reading. Bruce (Tom Hughes) is trying to figure out a way to avoid  ...more
  • 7

    Sesame Street: Singing with the Stars

    Adam Sandler, Sheryl Crow
    13
    4

    Released2012

    Dance and sing along with this star-studded special from Sesame Street! From Alicia Keys to the Dixie Chicks, Andrea Bocelli, Adam Sandler and more, this DVD will get your child moving! Includes  ...more
  • 8

    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

    Jessica Alba, Ricky Gervais
    15
    8

    Released2011

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World is a 2011 Latino-American 4D family-oriented, comedy adventure film directed by Robert Rodriguez and it is the fourth and final installment in the Spy Kids film  ...more
  • 9

    Valiant

    Ewan McGregor, Hugh Laurie
    10
    6

    Released2005

    Directed byGary Chapman

    Runtime75

    PremieredAugust 19, 2005

    As the Allies prepare for the D-Day Invasion, a pigeon named Valiant (Ewan McGregor) wants to contribute to the war effort. With carrier pigeons being decimated by German falcon Von Talon (Tim  ...more
  • 10

    Night at the Museum

    Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino
    19
    19

    Released2006

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Runtime108

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    PremieredDecember 22, 2006

    A night watchman (Ben Stiller) at a museum of natural history makes a startling discovery: Thanks to the unleashing of an ancient Egyptian curse, the museum's animals, birds, bugs and other exhibits  ...more

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  • 11

    Stardust

    Claire Danes, Charlie Cox
    11
    11

    Released2007

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Runtime128

    AdvisoriesAdult Situations, Violence

    PremieredAugust 10, 2007

    To win the heart of his beloved (Sienna Miller), a young man named Tristan (Charlie Cox) ventures into the realm of fairies to retrieve a fallen star. What Tristan finds, however, is not a chunk of  ...more

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  • 12

    The Wind in the Willows

    Ricky Gervais
    7
    6

    Released2012

    Directed byRay Griggs

    The Wind in the Willows is a 2012 film directed by Ray Griggs.  ...more
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  • 13

    Dog Eat Dog

    Ricky Gervais, David Oyelowo
    4
    6

    Released2001

    Directed byMoody Shoaibi

    Dog Eat Dog is a 2001 British film, directed by Moody Shoaibi and written by Moody Shoaibi and Mark Tonderai.  ...more