John Krasinski Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

A Quiet Place
PG-13

A Quiet Place

(2018)
26
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
John Krasinski
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, Millicent Simmonds, Cade Woodward
Plot:

Hunted by blind creatures extremely sensitive to sound, a family has survived silently in an isolated farm for a year in a post-apocalyptic Earth. However, their quiet paradise has recently been located by the predators, and the couple, Evelyn and Lee Abbott, must take drastic measures to ensure the survival of their three children.

26
4
Manchester by the Sea
R

Manchester by the Sea

(2016)
14
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Kenneth Lonergan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Matthew Broderick, Casey Affleck, Ben O'Brien, Kyle Chandler, Richard Donelly
Plot:

Lee Chandler, a loner who works as a janitor in Quincy, is forced to return to his hometown Manchester-by-the-Sea following his brother's sudden death. He is shocked to learn that he is now the sole guardian of his teenager nephew Patrick and is further tormented by memories of past tragedies as the funeral gets delayed.

14
2
13 Hours
R

13 Hours

(2016)
26
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Silva
Director:
Michael Bay
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, War, History, Action
Star Cast:
Pablo Schreiber, James Badge Dale, Max Martini, David Denman
Plot:

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is the heroic story of six members of the Annex Security Team who fought with their lives to defend the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012, from waves of attacks by Islamic militants. 

26
2
Detroit
R

Detroit

(2017)
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Laz Alonso, John Boyega, Jason Mitchell, Will Poulter
8
1
Away We Go
R

Away We Go

(2009)
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Burt
Director:
Sam Mendes
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph, Carmen Ejogo, Catherine O'Hara
7
1
The Holiday
PG-13

The Holiday

(2006)
7
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Nancy Meyers
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Eli Wallach
Plot:

Iris, a society columnist in London, and Amanda, a movie trailer producer in Los Angeles, swap homes for two weeks to get away from their miserable personal lives. Amanda falls in love with Iris' widower brother Graham while living in her Surrey cottage; meanwhile Iris gains emotional support from legendary screenwriter Arthur and finds love with composer Miles.

7
0
The Muppets
TV-PG

The Muppets

(2011)
4
2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper, Rashida Jones
Plot:

Tex Richman, a materialistic oil tycoon, plans to take down the Muppet Theater to drill for oil. When ardent Muppet fan, Walter, his human-brother, Gary, and his girlfriend Mary learn about this, they search for the separated Muppets and help Kermit the Frog bring all Muppets together for ‘The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever’ to raise $10 million required to save their theater.

4
2
Jarhead
R

Jarhead

(2005)
4
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Sam Mendes
Genres:
Action, War, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Jamie Foxx, Jake Gyllenhaal, Scott MacDonald, Peter Sarsgaard, Ming Lo
Plot:

This biographical war drama tracks Anthony Swofford as he enlists as a Marine, struggles through a grueling training to become a sniper, and is deployed to the Arabian Peninsula during the Gulf War. Amidst severe heat in a foreign desert, he tries to maintain his composure and readiness for months while learning about the reality of modern warfare.

4
2
Kinsey
TV-MA

Kinsey

(2004)
1
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Biography, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Timothy Hutton, Liam Neeson, Peter Sarsgaard, Tim Curry, John Lithgow
1
2
It's Complicated
R

It's Complicated

(2009)
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Harley
Director:
Nancy Meyers
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Alan Cumming, Steve Martin, Meryl Streep, Lake Bell
Plot:

Jane Adler, a bakery-owner and mother of three grown-up children, meets her ex-husband, Jake, out of town at their son’s college graduation. A casual meal rekindles the love between the couple divorced for a decade, and their secret affair continues even after they return to their hometown. But, with Jake married to Agness and architect Adam interested in Jane, things get complicated!

8
1
Promised Land
R

Promised Land

(2012)
4
1
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Gus Van Sant
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, Benjamin Sheeler, Terry Kinney
4
1
The Hollars
PG-13

The Hollars

(2016)
6
1
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
John Hollar
Director:
John Krasinski
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anna Kendrick, Margo Martindale, Sharlto Copley, Richard Jenkins
6
1
State and Main
R

State and Main

(2000)
0
2
As:
Cast
Director:
David Mamet
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles, Rebecca Pidgeon, Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Krasinski
0
2
Dreamgirls
PG-13

Dreamgirls

(2006)
4
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Musical, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Jennifer Hudson, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover
4
1
Duane Hopwood
R

Duane Hopwood

(2005)
1
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Mulhern
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Janeane Garofalo, Bill Buell, Dick Cavett, Daisy Ang
1
2
Big Miracle
PG

Big Miracle

(2012)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Adam Carlson
Director:
Ken Kwapis
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Drew Barrymore, Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, Dermot Mulroney
2
1
For Your Consideration
PG-13

For Your Consideration

(2006)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Guest
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Harry Shearer, Jane Lynch, Stephen Rannazzisi, Eugene Levy, Christopher Moynihan
1
0
Something Borrowed
PG-13

Something Borrowed

(2011)
7
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ethan
Director:
Luke Greenfield
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, Colin Egglesfield, Steve Howey
7
0
Leatherheads
PG-13

Leatherheads

(2008)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Carter Rutherford
Director:
George Clooney
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Renée Zellweger, George Clooney, David de Vries, Rick Forrester
5
0
Smiley Face
R

Smiley Face

(2007)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Gregg Araki
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Anna Faris, Roscoe Lee Browne, Danny Masterson, Ben Falcone
0
1
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

(2009)
1
1
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
John Krasinski
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Timothy Hutton, Chris Messina, Will Arnett, Ben Shenkman, Christopher Meloni
1
1
Aloha
PG-13

Aloha

(2015)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
John 'Woody' Woodside
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Murray, Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, John Krasinski
3
0
License to Wed
PG-13

License to Wed

(2007)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Murphy
Director:
Ken Kwapis
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mandy Moore, Eric Christian Olsen, Christine Taylor, Robin Williams, John Krasinski
4
0
Nobody Walks
R

Nobody Walks

(2012)
1
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter
Director:
Ry Russo-Young
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dylan McDermott, Rosemarie DeWitt, Olivia Thirlby, India Ennenga
1
2
Taxi
PG-13

Taxi

(2004)
3
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Queen Latifah, Patton Oswalt, Jimmy Fallon, Jennifer Esposito, Henry Simmons
3
2
Alma Mater

Alma Mater

(2002)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Hans Canosa
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alexander Chaplin, Will Lyman, Cady McClain, Alvin Epstein
0
1
Fighting Still Life

Fighting Still Life

(2002)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tyler
Director:
Dori Oskowitz
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
David Walton, Jackson Kuehn, Ben Morrison, Ed Schiff
0
1
Past Forward

Past Forward

(2016)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Man #1
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Sacha Baron Cohen, Allison Williams, Jack Huston, Freida Pinto
1
1
A New Wave
R

A New Wave

(2006)
1
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gideon
Director:
Jason Carvey
Genres:
Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Lacey Chabert, William Sadler, Andrew Keegan, Dean Edwards
1
2
Dream Corp LLC

Dream Corp LLC

(2014)
0
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Daniel Stessen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephen Merchant, Stephanie Allynne, Artemis Pebdani, Jon Gries, Nicholas Rutherford
0
1

Animation(s)

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
Kaze tachinu
PG-13

Kaze tachinu (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Hayao Miyazaki
Genres:
Animation, Romance, War, Biography, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Hideaki Anno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Miori Takimoto, Masahiko Nishimura, Mansai Nomura
Robot Chicken
TV-MA

Robot Chicken (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris McKay, Zeb Wells, Kevin Shinick, Tom Sheppard, Matthew Senreich
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Joss Whedon, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Seth Green, Matthew Senreich
American Dad!
TV-14

American Dad! (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ron Hughart, Brent Woods, Anthony Lioi, Rodney Clouden, Pam Cooke
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, Corey Feldman, Craig Ferguson, Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal
Monsters University
G

Monsters University (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dan Scanlon
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Billy Crystal, Helen Mirren
Plot:

This prequel to Monsters, Inc. looks back at a time when legendary scarers Mike and Sully were learning scare tactics at Monsters University as students. A bitter rivalry starts between the two when Sully, an overconfident natural-born scarer, tells the rather cute-looking one-eyed monster Mike that he cannot be a scarer no matter how hard he studies.

The Prophet
PG

The Prophet (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Halim
Director:
Roger Allers, Bill Plympton, Gaëtan Brizzi, Paul Brizzi, Joan C. Gratz
Genres:
Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, Liam Neeson, Frank Langella, Salma Hayek, John Krasinski
Next Gen
TV-PG

Next Gen (2018)

As:
Cast
Role:
Project 77
Director:
Ricardo Curtis, Kevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Jason Sudeikis, David Cross, Michael Peña, Charlyne Yi
Monsters vs. Aliens
PG

Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Letterman, Conrad Vernon
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Kiefer Sutherland, Paul Rudd, Rainn Wilson, Will Arnett
Plot:

Far away in space, an unknown planet explodes sending a meteorite towards earth which strikes a bride just before her wedding ceremony. Her appearance changes, the authorities take charge of her and soon she finds herself in a secret facility with monsters of all shapes and sizes.

Shrek the Third
PG

Shrek the Third (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Miller, Raman Hui
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas, Julie Andrews
Plot:

King Harold of Far, Far Away land is dying and Shrek is unwilling to wear the crown. So he sets out with Donkey and Puss in Boots, to bring the King’s nephew, Artie, back from magic school and crown him instead. In his absence, the evil Prince Charming with his army takes over the land. Shrek, Artie and Fiona must now defeat the villain and regain the kingdom.

Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers (2017)

As:
Cast
Role:
Owen
Director:
Tony Bancroft, Scott Christian Sava, Jaime Maestro
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Sylvester Stallone, Emily Blunt, Danny DeVito, Ian McKellen
Doogal
G

Doogal (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dave Borthwick, Jean Duval, Frank Passingham
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, William H. Macy, Kevin Smith, Chevy Chase, Whoopi Goldberg

TV Shows and Videos

Arrested Development
TV-PG

Arrested Development (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mitchell Hurwitz, Troy Miller, Joe Russo, Paul Feig, Anthony Russo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Jeffrey Tambor, Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Alia Shawkat
The Office
TV-PG

The Office (2005)

As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
Jim Halpert
Director:
Joss Whedon, Paul Feig, Randall Einhorn, Ken Kwapis, Greg Daniels
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Rainn Wilson, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
TV-MA

Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018)

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Ryan
Director:
Daniel Sackheim, Dennie Gordon, Patricia Riggen
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Abbie Cornish, Peter Fonda, Wendell Pierce, John Hoogenakker
HitRECord on TV

HitRECord on TV (2014)

As:
Writer
Director:
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Star Cast:
Anne Hathaway, Scarlett Johansson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kali Thomas, Richard Vance
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
TV-14

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Fink, Richard J. Lewis, Alec Smight, Danny Cannon, Brad Tanenbaum
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Chad Michael Murray, Dakota Fanning, George Eads, Eric Szmanda, Robert David Hall
Ed

Ed (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Timothy Busfield, Marc Buckland, Kevin Dowling, Adam Bernstein, Timothy Van Patten
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Ginnifer Goodwin, Julie Bowen, Burt Reynolds, Danny DeVito
Lip Sync Battle

Lip Sync Battle (2015)

As:
Producer
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
LL Cool J, Chrissy Teigen, C.J. Tyson, Carlena Britch, Brandon Henschel
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
TV-14

Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Prinzi, Jean de Segonzac, Steve Shill, Darnell Martin, Norberto Barba
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
David Cross, Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance
Without a Trace
TV-14

Without a Trace (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
John F. Showalter, Paul Holahan, Martha Mitchell, Jeannot Szwarc, Jonathan Kaplan
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Meghan Markle, Beth Riesgraf, Daniella Alonso, Nancy McKeon, Viola Davis
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
TV-14

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Quentin Tarantino, Joe DeMaio, Jonathan Kimmel, Todd Bishop, Zack Bornstein
Genres:
Music, Talk-Show, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Affleck, Seth MacFarlane, Gary Oldman, Rob Zombie, Jimmy Kimmel
The Office: The Farewells

The Office: The Farewells (2013)

As:
Producer
Director:
Daniel Stessen
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Will Ferrell, Will Arnett, Clark Duke, David Denman, Creed Bratton
Dream Corp LLC
TV-14

Dream Corp LLC (2016)

As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Stephen Merchant, Dave Coulier, Jon Gries, June Squibb