Dave Franco Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Now You See Me
PG-13

Now You See Me

(2013)
31
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Wilder
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo
Plot:

The first movie in the Now You See Me series, sees an FBI agent Dylan Rhodes and an Interpol detective Alma Dray pursue a team of four magician or the Four Horsemen as they carry out bank robberies while performing and then distribute the cash amongst audience. The duo seek the help of illusionists Thaddeus Bradley; however it is difficult to differentiate between truth and illusion.

31
0
If Beale Street Could Talk
R

If Beale Street Could Talk

(2018)
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Levy
Director:
Barry Jenkins
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Diego Luna, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Ed Skrein
6
1
Superbad
R

Superbad

(2007)
2
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Mottola
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bill Hader
Plot:

Inseparable friends Seth and Evan, who are unpopular at school, are invited to a girl's party and offer to buy the drinks to impress their respective crushes, and hopefully, make sexual advances before school ends. However, their plan goes awry after their nerdy friend with a fake ID, Fogell, is stopped by two inept cops.

2
1
Milk
R

Milk

(2008)
4
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Gus Van Sant
Genres:
Drama, History, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, James Franco, Emile Hirsch, Josh Brolin, Diego Luna
Plot:

Through flashbacks, this biographical film records the career of Harvey Milk who became America's first openly gay person to be elected to public office on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors following a successful campaign led by his young partner and campaign manager Scott Smith. A year later, he is assassinated by his former conservative colleague Dan White.

4
3
Nerve
PG-13

Nerve

(2016)
21
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ian
Director:
Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Arielle Vandenberg, Emma Roberts, Emily Meade, Miles Heizer
21
1
The Disaster Artist
R

The Disaster Artist

(2017)
2
1
As:
Cast
Director:
James Franco
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tommy Wiseau, Zac Efron, James Franco, Sharon Stone
2
1
21 Jump Street
R

21 Jump Street

(2012)
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eric Molson
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Ellie Kemper, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Brie Larson
Plot:

Based on a 1980s television show of the same name, 21 Jump Street sees two cops who were former classmates return to their high school in order to contain a synthetic drug outbreak. Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum’s impressive performances as undercover high school students has hilarious antics and plenty of laughs.

6
2
Now You See Me 2
PG-13

Now You See Me 2

(2016)
19
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Wilder
Director:
Jon M. Chu
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Lizzy Caplan, Daniel Radcliffe, Woody Harrelson
Plot:

The sequel begins with the fugitive illusionists known as the Four Horsemen escaping from the FBI during a stage show because of the villainous Walter Marby. They must escape Walter’s clutches who wants them to steal a powerful chip. Meanwhile, their leader Dylan Rhodes finds out the real identity of Thaddeus Bradley. 

19
2
22 Jump Street
R

22 Jump Street

(2014)
4
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Channing Tatum, Queen Latifah, Anna Faris, Jonah Hill
Plot:

Despite the success of their previous program, officers Schmidt and Jenko are sent back to the program, now at 22 Jump Street, after failing to capture some drug dealers. They go undercover at a local college to locate the supplier of new drug, WHY-PHY, but the partnership of the two overgrown adolescents is thoroughly tested along the way.

4
1
Warm Bodies
PG-13

Warm Bodies

(2013)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Perry
Director:
Jonathan Levine
Genres:
Romance, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, Analeigh Tipton, Rob Corddry
Plot:

Based on Isaac Marion's novel of the same name, Warm Bodies is a funny paranormal comedy about a zombie who constantly craves human flesh and a young woman he falls in love with. Would their romance triumph in the wake of a zombie apocalypse threatening the world? 

5
0
Neighbors
R

Neighbors

(2014)
7
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Stoller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Carell, Zac Efron, Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Elise Vargas
Plot:

Soon after settling down in a quiet neighborhood with their infant child, Mac and Kelly Radner find out that the Delta Psi Beta fraternity has moved in next doors. The couple endures the fraternity's noisy parties for a while in order to appear cool, but is eventually forced to call the police, initiating a bitter conflict.

7
0
The Little Hours
R

The Little Hours

(2017)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Massetto
Director:
Jeff Baena
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alison Brie, Kate Micucci, Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly
1
0
Fright Night
R

Fright Night

(2011)
3
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig Gillespie
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Colin Farrell, Anton Yelchin, Toni Collette, David Tennant, Imogen Poots
3
0
Charlie St. Cloud
PG-13

Charlie St. Cloud

(2010)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Burr Steers
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Ray Liotta, Charlie Tahan, Amanda Crew, Augustus Prew
1
0
6 Underground
R

6 Underground

(2019)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Six
Director:
Michael Bay
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Michael Bay, Ryan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo
1
0
Greenberg
R

Greenberg

(2010)
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Noah Baumbach
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Koby Rouviere, Sydney Rouviere, Chris Messina
1
1
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
R

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

(2016)
5
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Stoller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Selena Gomez, Lisa Kudrow, Kelsey Grammer
5
0
6 Balloons

6 Balloons

(2018)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Seth
Director:
Marja-Lewis Ryan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Kaczmarek, Abbi Jacobson, Charlotte Carel, Madeline Carel
0
0
After Sex

After Sex

(2007)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sam
Director:
Eric Amadio
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Zoe Saldana, Jane Seymour, Mila Kunis, Marc Blucas, Jose Pablo Cantillo
1
1
Unfinished Business
R

Unfinished Business

(2015)
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Pancake
Director:
Ken Scott
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Vince Vaughn, Tom Wilkinson, Sienna Miller, June Diane Raphael
5
1
The Shortcut
PG-13

The Shortcut

(2009)
3
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholaus Goossen
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Katrina Bowden, Jeremy Bastian, Cavan Cunningham, William B. Davis, Benjamin DeWalt
3
0
The Broken Tower

The Broken Tower

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
James Franco
Genres:
Romance, History, Drama, War, Biography
Star Cast:
James Franco, Michael Shannon, Richard Abate, Betsy Franco, Paul Mariani
0
0
Cults: Go Outside (Supervideo)

Cults: Go Outside (Supervideo)

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Patrick Hoelck
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Emma Roberts
0
0
A Fuchsia Elephant

A Fuchsia Elephant

(2009)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Michael
Director:
Dianna Agron
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dianna Agron, Paul Boukadakis, Kelsey Crane, Max Crumm
0
0
Go F*ck Yourself with Dave Franco
TV-MA

Go F*ck Yourself with Dave Franco

(2011)
2
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Rod Blackhurst, Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Pamela Cedar, Ramsey Krull, Talia Tabin
2
0
You're So Hot with Chris Mintz-Plasse and Dave Franco

You're So Hot with Chris Mintz-Plasse and Dave Franco

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
0
0
Real Life H-O-R-S-E! With Dave Franco & DeAndre Jordan
TV-14

Real Life H-O-R-S-E! With Dave Franco & DeAndre Jordan

(2013)
1
1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Dave Franco
Director:
Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Short, Sport
Star Cast:
DeAndre Jordan, Elke Madler, Elke the Stallion
1
1
Would You with Dave Franco

Would You with Dave Franco

(2012)
3
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Rod Blackhurst, Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Betsy Franco, Talia Tabin
3
0
Would You

Would You

(2012)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Dave
Director:
Rod Blackhurst, Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Short
Star Cast:
Betsy Franco, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Talia Tabin
0
0
You're So Hot: Vol. 3 with Dave Franco and Chris Mintz-Plasse

You're So Hot: Vol. 3 with Dave Franco and Chris Mintz-Plasse

(2014)
1
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Beatrix Kiddo
Director:
Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
1
0
You're So Hot: Part Deux with Dave Franco & Chris Mintz-Plasse

You're So Hot: Part Deux with Dave Franco & Chris Mintz-Plasse

(2012)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Rod Blackhurst, Brian McGinn
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
0
0
Frat Bros.

Frat Bros.

(2006)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
A.J.
Director:
Christopher Liebe
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jay Bingham, Sarah Blackman, Ciera Danielle, Aja Evans
0
0
Bad Meat
TV-MA

Bad Meat

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Tyler
Director:
Lulu Jarmen
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mark Pellegrino, Elisabeth Harnois, Tahj Mowry, Jessica Parker Kennedy
0
0

Animation(s)

Young Justice
TV-PG

Young Justice (2010)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jay Oliva, Michael Chang, Tim Divar, Doug Murphy, Melchior Zwyer
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Romance, Animation, Drama
Star Cast:
Wentworth Miller, Rob Lowe, Adam Baldwin, Keith David, Lacey Chabert
BoJack Horseman
TV-MA

BoJack Horseman (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
JC Gonzalez, Amy Winfrey, Joel Moser, Martin Cendreda, Adam Parton
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Lorraine Bracco, Daniel Radcliffe, Patton Oswalt, Alan Arkin, John Krasinski
The LEGO Movie
TV-PG

The LEGO Movie (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Comedy, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Channing Tatum, Liam Neeson, Will Arnett
Plot:

Emmet Brickowski is an ordinary construction worker in the Lego universe, but is mistaken to be the prophesied Special after he finds the Piece of Resistance capable of stopping the super-weapon Kragle. He is recruited into a group fighting evil Lord Business, who stole Kragle, but is terribly unprepared for the epic adventure.

The Lego Ninjago Movie
PG

The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017)

As:
Cast
Role:
Lloyd
Director:
Charlie Bean, Bob Logan, Paul Fisher
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Family
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Kumail Nanjiani, Fred Armisen, Chris Hardwick

TV Shows and Videos

Scrubs
TV-14

Scrubs (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Zach Braff, Michael Spiller, Bill Lawrence, Adam Bernstein, Ken Whittingham
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Nadine Velazquez, Heather Locklear, Zach Braff, R. Lee Ermey
Marvel Avengers Academy

Marvel Avengers Academy (2016)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra, Alan Adelberg, Charlotte Ann, Laura Bailey
The Madden 16

The Madden 16 (2015)

As:
Cast
Role:
Blade Johnson
Director:
David H. Brooks, John Harvatine IV, Eric Towner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Chase, Caz Harleaux, Andrew Kishino, A.J. Mendez
Greek
TV-14

Greek (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Lange, Patrick R. Norris, Gil Junger, Nick Marck, Fred Gerber
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Arielle Vandenberg, Janeane Garofalo, Clark Duke, Scott Michael Foster, Spencer Grammer
Other Space

Other Space (2015)

As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Sohn, Lucia Aniello, Paul Feig
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Milana Vayntrub, Trace Beaulieu, Neil Casey, Eugene Cordero, Joel Hodgson
Privileged

Privileged (2008)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Paymer, Michael Engler, Liz Friedlander, Ron Lagomarsino
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Lucy Hale, Ashley Newbrough, Allan Louis
Easy
TV-MA

Easy (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Jeff
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Emily Ratajkowski, Orlando Bloom, Judy Greer
Catblock (The Ultimate Co%kblock)

Catblock (The Ultimate Co%kblock) (2010)

As:
Cast
Director:
Toph Eggers
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jamie-Lynn Sigler
Dream Girl w/ Dave Franco & Alison Brie

Dream Girl w/ Dave Franco & Alison Brie (2013)

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Dave Franco
Director:
Dave Franco, Brian McGinn
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Alison Brie, Olivia Munn
7th Heaven
TV-PG

7th Heaven (1996)

As:
Cast
Director:
Joel J. Feigenbaum, Harry Harris, Tony Mordente, Burt Brinckerhoff, Harvey S. Laidman
Genres:
Family, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Leighton Meester, Melissa Gilbert, Kaley Cuoco, Keith David, Cindy Williams
Do Not Disturb

Do Not Disturb (2008)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jason Bateman, Gary Halvorson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Niecy Nash, Jerry O'Connell, Brando Eaton, Aaron Jay Kenny, Molly Stanton

Dave Franco Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
Neighbors Best Duo 2015