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The Best Seth Rogen Movies

Updated August 7, 2020 9.5k votes 2.1k voters 159.4k views45 items

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This list of the best Seth Rogen movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Fans will also enjoy these lesser known fun facts about Seth Rogen. Before becoming one of the biggest names in comedy, Seth Rogen got his start in a pair of Judd Apatow TV series, Freaks and Geeks in 1999 and Undeclared in 2001. Seth Rogen's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of this Seth Rogen movies list is decided by how many votes they receive, so only his most highly rated films will be at the top of the list. Seth Rogen has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what his greatest movie of all time is... so if you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list to end the squabble once and for all.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Seth Rogen movies?" and "What are the greatest Seth Rogen roles of all time?" The greatest Seth Rogen performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.  This Seth Rogan filmography includes famous comedies like Pineapple Express and Knocked Up, but it's up to fans like you to determine the best. If you think the funniest Seth Rogen role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Rogen's R-rated comedies, you might also enjoy our list of the best Jonah Hill movies and best James Franco movies.

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  • 1
    Superbad is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Superbad

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen

    Released2007

    Directed byGreg Mottola

    Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill... more on Wikipedia
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    Pineapple Express is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Pineapple Express

    Seth Rogen, James Franco

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Gordon Green

    Pineapple Express is a 2008 American buddy stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon... more on Wikipedia

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    This Is the End is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    This Is the End

    James Franco, Jonah Hill

    Released2013

    Directed byEvan Goldberg, Seth Rogen

    This Is the End is a 2013 American disaster comedy film directed by Seth Rogen and Evan... more on Wikipedia
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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings

    Released2005

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia
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    Knocked Up is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Knocked Up

    Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes

    Released2007

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    Knocked Up is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-produced, written, and directed by Judd... more on Wikipedia

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    The Interview is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    The Interview

    Eminem, James Franco

    Released2014

    Directed byEvan Goldberg, Seth Rogen, Peter Frizalone

    The Interview is a 2014 American political satire comedy film directed by Seth Rogen and Evan... more on Wikipedia

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    Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Step Brothers

    Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen

    Released2008

    Directed byAdam McKay

    Step Brothers is a 2008 American buddy slapstick comedy film starring Will Ferrell and John C.... more on Wikipedia
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    Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Neighbors

    Zac Efron, Rose Byrne

    Released2014

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

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    Zack and Miri Make a Porno is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Zack and Miri Make a Porno

    Elizabeth Banks, Seth Rogen

    Released2008

    Directed byKevin Smith

    This film is a 2008 romantic comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith, distributed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    50/50 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    50/50

    Anna Kendrick, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    Released2011

    Directed byJonathan Levine

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  • 11
    The Night Before is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    The Night Before

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen

    Released2015

    Directed byJonathan Levine

    The Night Before is a 2015 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jonathan Levine. In New... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Paul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Paul

    Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver

    Released2011

    Directed byGreg Mottola

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  • 13
    Sausage Party is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Sausage Party

    Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig

    Directed byGreg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon

    Sausage Party is a 2016 American adult computer-animated comedy thriller film directed by Greg... more on Wikipedia
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    Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Kung Fu Panda

    Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu

    Released2008

    Directed byJohn Stevenson, Mark Osborne

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  • 15
    Funny People is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Funny People

    Eminem, Adam Sandler

    Released2009

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    Funny People is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by Judd... more on Wikipedia

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    Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

    Seth Rogen, Zac Efron

    Released2016

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

    Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Nicholas Stoller. The... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Long Shot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Long Shot

    Seth Rogen, Charlize Theron

    Released2019

    Directed byJonathan Levine

    Long Shot is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Jonathan Levine. Fred Flarsky (Seth... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Observe and Report is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Observe and Report

    Anna Faris, Seth Rogen

    Released2009

    Directed byJody Hill

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  • 19
    Donnie Darko is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Donnie Darko

    Drew Barrymore, Ashley Tisdale

    Released2001

    Directed byRichard Kelly

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    Anchorman: The Legend of Ron B is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell

    Released2004

    Directed byAdam McKay

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  • 21
    The Disaster Artist is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    The Disaster Artist

    James Franco, Dave Franco

    Directed byJames Franco

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    Zeroville is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Zeroville

    James Franco, Megan Fox

    Released2019

    Directed byJames Franco

    Zeroville is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by James Franco, based on the novel of... more on Wikipedia
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    For a Good Time, Call . . . is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    For a Good Time, Call . . .

    Seth Rogen, Kevin Smith

    Released2012

    Directed byJamie Travis

    For a Good Time, Call... is a 2012 film written by Lauren Miller and Katie Anne Naylon and... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    The Green Hornet is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    The Green Hornet

    Cameron Diaz, James Franco

    Released2011

    Directed byMichel Gondry

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    Kung Fu Panda 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Seth Rogen Movies
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    Kung Fu Panda 2

    Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu

    Released2011

    Directed byJennifer Yuh Nelson

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