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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.

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  • 1
    The Invention of Lying
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    The Invention of Lying

    Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey

    Released2009

    Directed byRicky Gervais, Matthew Robinson

    The Invention of Lying is a 2009 fantasy romantic comedy film that was written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Stardust
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    Stardust

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro

    Released2007

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Stardust is a 2007 British-American romantic fantasy film from Paramount Pictures, directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    Ghost Town
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    Ghost Town

    Kristen Wiig, Ricky Gervais

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Koepp

    Ghost Town is a 2008 American supernatural comedy-drama film directed by David Koepp, who also... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    For Your Consideration
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    For Your Consideration

    Sarah Shahi, Sandra Oh

    Released2006

    Directed byChristopher Guest

    For Your Consideration is a 2006 comedy film directed by Christopher Guest. It was co-written... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 5
    Cemetery Junction
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    Cemetery Junction

    Ralph Fiennes, Ricky Gervais

    Released2010

    Directed byStephen Merchant, Ricky Gervais

    Cemetery Junction is a 2010 British coming-of-age comedy-drama film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Night at the Museum
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    Night at the Museum

    Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

    Released2006

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Night at the Museum is a 2006 American fantasy adventure-comedy film based on the 1993... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    The Muppets
    12
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    The Muppets

    Katy Perry, Lady Gaga

    Released2011

    Directed byJames Bobin

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    Valiant
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    Valiant

    Ewan McGregor, Hugh Laurie

    Released2005

    Directed byGary Chapman

    Valiant is a 2005 British computer-animated film produced by Vanguard Animation and Odyssey... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Dog Eat Dog
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    Dog Eat Dog

    Ricky Gervais, David Oyelowo

    Released2001

    Directed byMoody Shoaibi

    Dog Eat Dog is a 2001 British film, directed by Moody Shoaibi and written by Moody Shoaibi and... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film... more on Wikipedia

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    Sesame Street: Singing with the Stars
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    Sesame Street: Singing with the Stars

    Adam Sandler, Sheryl Crow

    Released2012

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  • 12
    The Wind in the Willows

    Released2012

    Directed byRay Griggs

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  • 13
    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World
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    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

    Jessica Alba, Ricky Gervais

    Released2011

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World is a 2011 Latino-American 4D family-oriented, comedy... more on Wikipedia

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