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The Best Tim Allen Movies

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List of the best Tim Allen movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Tim Allen became a household name with his popular sitcom Home Improvement in the 1990s and soon enough, he became just as popular on the silver screen. Tim Allen'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 Tim Allen movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Tim Allen movies will be at the top of the list. Tim Allen has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Tim Allen movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Tim Allen films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of films, like Toy Story and Galaxy Quest, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Tim Allen movies?" and "What are the greatest Tim Allen roles of all time?" If you're a fan of Allen's voice-over work, you might also enjoy our list of best Tom Hanks movies and best Don Rickles movies.


  • 1

    For Richer or Poorer

    Kirstie Alley, Tim Allen
    For Richer or Poorer is a 1997 comedy film starring Tim Allen and Kirstie Alley....  more
  • 2

    The Santa Clause

    Tim Allen, Frank Welker
    The Santa Clause is a 1994 American fantasy family comedy film directed by John Pasquin. It is...  more

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  • 3

    Galaxy Quest

    Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman
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  • 4

    The Santa Clause 2

    Elizabeth Mitchell, Aisha Tyler
    The Santa Clause 2 is a 2002 American romantic comedy-holiday film directed by Michael...  more

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  • 5

    Toy Story

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen
    Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar...  more

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  • 6

    Crazy on the Outside

    Kelsey Grammer, Sigourney Weaver
    Crazy on the Outside is a 2010 comedy film starring and directed by Tim Allen. The film marks...  more
  • 7

    Wild Hogs

    John Travolta, Marisa Tomei
    Wild Hogs is a 2007 biker comedy road film directed by Walt Becker and starring Tim Allen,...  more
  • 8

    Christmas with the Kranks

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd
    Christmas with the Kranks is a 2004 American Christmas comedy film based on the 2001 novel...  more
  • 9

    Jungle 2 Jungle

    Tim Allen, Martin Short
    Jungle 2 Jungle is a 1997 comedy film starring Tim Allen, Martin Short and Sam Huntington. It...  more

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  • 10

    The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

    Ann-Margret, Elizabeth Mitchell
    The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause is a 2006 American fantasy comedy film directed by...  more
  • 11

    Toy Story 2

    Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer
    Toy Story 2 is a 1999 American computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Pixar...  more

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  • 12

    Toy Story 3

    Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg
    Toy Story 3 is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, and the third film in the Toy...  more

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  • 13


    Courteney Cox, Kate Mara
    Zoom: Academy for Superheroes is a 2006 American superhero comedy film based upon the...  more
  • 14

    Joe Somebody

    Hayden Panettiere, Julie Bowen
    Joe Somebody is a 2001 American comedy-drama film written by John Scott Shepherd and directed...  more
  • 15
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  • 16

    The Six Wives of Henry Lefay

    Elisha Cuthbert, Andie MacDowell
    The Six Wives of Henry Lefay is a 2009 American comedy film starring Elisha Cuthbert and Tim...  more
  • 17

    Big Trouble

    Zooey Deschanel, Sofía Vergara
    Big Trouble is a 2002 American comedy film based on the novel Big Trouble by Dave Barry. It...  more
  • 18


    Tom Hanks, Billy Crystal
    Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy-adventure sports film produced by Pixar...  more

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  • 19

    Tim Allen: Live Onstage

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  • 20


    Sarah Silverman, Tim Allen
  • 21

    Tropical Snow

    Madeleine Stowe, David Carradine
    Tropical Snow is a 1988 American drama film about cocaine smuggling and is also Tim Allen's...  more
  • 22


    Tim Allen, Jennifer Grey
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  • 23

    In the Pink

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  • 24

    Hawaiian Vacation

    Tom Hanks, Michael Keaton
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  • 25

    The Shaggy Dog

    Robert Downey Jr., Tim Allen
    The Shaggy Dog is a 2006 comedy film by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the second remake of the...  more

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