Josh Gad Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Beauty and the Beast
PG

Beauty and the Beast

(2017)
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
LeFou
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Musical, Family
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad
Plot:

An arrogant and selfish prince is cursed to live as a fearful monster unless he learns to love and is loved in return before the petals of an enchanted rose fall off. Following an unfortunate event, a beautiful young woman ends up locked in his castle, but can love spark between the unlikely pair before time runs out?

6
2
A Dog's Journey
PG

A Dog's Journey

(2019)
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Bailey (voice)
Director:
Gail Mancuso
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Johnny Galecki, Dennis Quaid, Henry Lau, Marg Helgenberger
4
1
Marshall
PG-13

Marshall

(2017)
3
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Reginald Hudlin
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Kate Hudson, Sophia Bush, Jussie Smollett, James Cromwell
3
2
21
PG-13

21

(2008)
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Luketic
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Kevin Spacey, Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth, Aaron Yoo, Liza Lapira
Plot:

Ben Campbell, an MIT student unable to afford Harvard Medical School, joins a group of four other students specially trained by unorthodox math professor Micky Rosa in card counting and covert signaling to win big at casinos. However, Ben is soon overcome by greed and arrogance, and endangers the safety of the whole group including their teacher.

5
2
A Dog's Purpose
PG

A Dog's Purpose

(2017)
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bailey / Buddy / Tino / Ellie
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton, Bryce Gheisar, K.J. Apa
3
3
Love & Other Drugs
R

Love & Other Drugs

(2010)
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Josh Randall
Director:
Edward Zwick
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Anne Hathaway, Oliver Platt, Hank Azaria, Josh Gad
Plot:

Jamie Randall, a pharmaceutical sales representative who has a way with women, meets unconventional Maggie Murdock, diagnosed with early-stage Parkinsonism. As their relationship evolves, Jamie’s career soars high with onset of Viagra. He searches for cure for her condition while she wonders whether he would love her even if there is no hope for cure. So where does love takes the two?

3
3
Murder on the Orient Express
PG-13

Murder on the Orient Express

(2017)
3
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Branagh
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Daisy Ridley, Willem Dafoe, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kenneth Branagh
Plot:

After solving a theft in Jerusalem, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot finds himself involved in the murder mystery of the corrupt businessman Edward Ratchett, on-board the lavish Orient Express. As natural disasters and heartbreaking revelations follow, Poirot is forced to rethink his definition of justice. 

3
2
Crossing Over
R

Crossing Over

(2009)
0
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Wayne Kramer
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, Jim Sturgess, Cliff Curtis
0
3
The Wedding Ringer
R

The Wedding Ringer

(2015)
1
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Doug Harris
Director:
Jeremy Garelick
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kaley Cuoco, Kevin Hart, Affion Crockett, Jorge Garcia
1
4
Wish I Was Here
R

Wish I Was Here

(2014)
1
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Zach Braff
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Jim Parsons, Pierce Gagnon
1
4
The Internship
PG-13

The Internship

(2013)
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Will Ferrell, Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Rose Byrne
Plot:

After losing their jobs, watch salesmen Billy and Nick manage to get into an internship program at Google where they must compete with young, tech-savvy college students for employment. They are grouped with three other sub-par interns and must learn to work together in order to win competitive team challenges against candidates who may not play fair.

2
2
Thanks for Sharing
R

Thanks for Sharing

(2012)
0
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Neil
Director:
Stuart Blumberg
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim Robbins, Mark Ruffalo, Joely Richardson
0
3
Little Monsters
R

Little Monsters

(2018)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Teddy McGiggle
Director:
Abe Forsythe
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Nadia Townsend, Henry Nixon, Alexander England, Lupita Nyong'o
0
1
Watching the Detectives

Watching the Detectives

(2007)
0
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Soter
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Lucy Liu, Jason Sudeikis, Cillian Murphy, Callie Thorne
0
3
She Wants Me

She Wants Me

(2012)
0
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Margolies
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charlie Sheen, Hilary Duff, Aaron Yoo, Alex Solowitz, Brennan Murray
0
3
The Rocker
PG-13

The Rocker

(2008)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Matt
Director:
Peter Cattaneo
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Jane Krakowski, Jane Lynch, Rainn Wilson, Will Arnett
1
1
Jobs
PG-13

Jobs

(2013)
0
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Steve Wozniak
Director:
Joshua Michael Stern
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Ashton Kutcher, James Woods, Dermot Mulroney, Lukas Haas
0
2
Pixels
PG-13

Pixels

(2015)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ludlow Lamonsoff
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Kevin James, Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan, Jane Krakowski
Plot:

NASA sends a time capsule to space with footage of a video game championship, but misinterpreting it as a declaration of war, an alien species attacks Earth and issues a gaming challenge. US President Will Cooper summons his childhood friend Sam Brenner, a former video game champion, to lead a capable team to compete with the alien invaders.

3
1
Mardi Gras: Spring Break
R

Mardi Gras: Spring Break

(2011)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Bump
Director:
Phil Dornfeld
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, Nicholas D'Agosto, Bret Harrison, Arielle Kebbel
1
1
Marmaduke
TV-PG

Marmaduke

(2010)
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Dey
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Kiefer Sutherland, Emma Stone, Owen Wilson, Sam Elliott, George Lopez
1
1
Big Guy
TV-PG

Big Guy

(2009)
0
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rodney
Director:
David Oyelowo
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Kate Mara, Clint Howard, Charlie Cox, Ida Darvish
0
2
Mary and Joe
PG

Mary and Joe

(2002)
0
2
As:
Cast
Director:
John R. Hamilton
Star Cast:
Erin Bridges, Braden Moran, Linda Levine, Don Wadsworth
0
2
No Heroics

No Heroics

(2009)
0
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Fleming
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Campbell, Eliza Coupe, Kevin Blatch, Natasha Davidson
0
2

Animation(s)

Sesame Street
TV-Y

Sesame Street (1969)

As:
Cast
Director:
Lisa Simon, Emily Squires, Ken Diego, Victor DiNapoli, Ted May
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Jimmy Fallon, Caroll Spinney, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Jim Henson
Phineas and Ferb
TV-G

Phineas and Ferb (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Hughes, Zac Moncrief, Jay Lender, Dan Povenmire, Sue Perrotto
Genres:
Musical, Action, Family, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Vincent Martella, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ashley Tisdale, Dan Povenmire
Star Wars: Rebels
TV-Y7

Star Wars: Rebels (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dave Filoni, Justin Ridge, Steward Lee, Bosco Ng, Saul Ruiz
Genres:
Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, Taylor Gray, Freddie Prinze Jr., Vanessa Marshall, Steve Blum
Frozen
TV-PG

Frozen (2013)

As:
Cast
Role:
Olaf
Director:
Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family, Musical, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Santino Fontana
Plot:

Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale The Snow Queen, the movie follows a young princess Anna as she sets out in search of her sister, Queen Elsa, whose magical powers have accidentally engulfed the entire kingdom in an eternal winter. In her quest, she is accompanied by an iceman, his loyal and friendly reindeer and a snowman.

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
Good Vibes
TV-14

Good Vibes (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Mondo
Director:
Brad Ableson, Chris Martin, Greg Franklin, Brock Gallagher, Tyree Dillihay
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Jake Busey, Tony Hale, Debi Mazar
Sofia the First
TV-Y

Sofia the First (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jamie Mitchell, Larry Leichliter, Mircea Mantta
Genres:
Family, Animation, Musical, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ginnifer Goodwin, Viola Davis, Jane Krakowski, Ellie Kemper, Ariel Winter
Frozen Fever
G

Frozen Fever (2015)

As:
Cast
Role:
Olaf
Director:
Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Short, Family, Adventure, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Santino Fontana
Ice Age: Continental Drift
PG

Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Martino, Mike Thurmeier
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Simon Pegg, Rebel Wilson, Keke Palmer, Queen Latifah, Aziz Ansari
Plot:

Scrat's obsessive pursuit of the acorn causes continental break up leading to Manny, Diego, Sid and Granny separating from their family. They sail across the sea on their iceberg-turned-ship and come across cruel pirates headed by Captain Gutt who wants to enslave them. Will Manny and rest ever be reunited with their families?

The Angry Birds Movie 2
PG

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)

As:
Cast
Role:
Chuck
Director:
John Rice, Thurop Van Orman
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Eugenio Derbez, Peter Dinklage, Bill Hader, Leslie Jones , Maya Rudolph
Angry Birds
PG

Angry Birds (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Chuck
Director:
Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Maya Rudolph, Jason Sudeikis, Bill Hader
TripTank
TV-MA

TripTank (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Gianas, Mike Rauch, Tim Rauch, Chris Osbrink, Mike Roberts
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Kenny, Patton Oswalt, Paul Rudd, Bob Odenkirk, Justin Long
The Cleveland Show
TV-14

The Cleveland Show (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Seth MacFarlane, Anthony Lioi, Albert Calleros, Anthony Agrusa, Oreste Canestrelli
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jason Sudeikis
Olaf's Frozen Adventure
G

Olaf's Frozen Adventure (2017)

As:
Cast
Role:
Olaf
Director:
Stevie Wermers, Kevin Deters
Genres:
Short, Musical, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Sarah Chalke, Idina Menzel, Scott Menville, Chris Williams

TV Shows and Videos

The Daily Show
TV-14

The Daily Show (1996)

As:
Cast
Director:
Chuck O'Neil, Scott Preston, Andy Barsh, Paul Pennolino
Genres:
News, Comedy, Talk-Show
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Jon Stewart, John Slattery
Modern Family
TV-PG

Modern Family (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Gail Mancuso, Michael Spiller, Jason Winer, Steven Levitan, Beth McCarthy-Miller
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
David Cross, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara
Californication
TV-MA

Californication (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Von Ancken, Adam Bernstein, John Dahl, Bart Freundlich, Michael Lehmann
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Henry Rollins, David Duchovny, Natascha McElhone, Evan Handler, Pamela Adlon
Party Down
TV-14

Party Down (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Bryan Gordon, Fred Savage, Rob Thomas
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ken Marino, Jane Lynch, Kristen Bell, Ryan Hansen, Josh Gad
Bored to Death
TV-MA

Bored to Death (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Bernstein, Alan Taylor, Tristram Shapeero, Paul Feig, Michael Lehmann
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Schwartzman, Kristen Wiig, Josh Gad
New Girl
TV-14

New Girl (2011)

As:
Cast
Director:
Trent O'Donnell, Erin O'Malley, Jake Kasdan, Fred Goss, Max Winkler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Hannah Simone
ER
TV-14

ER (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Chulack, Jonathan Kaplan, Richard Thorpe, Stephen Cragg, Lesli Linka Glatter
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Dakota Fanning, Noah Wyle, Laura Innes, Laura Cerón
Disney Infinity 3.0

Disney Infinity 3.0 (2015)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mo Davoudian
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Daisy Ridley, Idina Menzel, Andrew Stanton, A.J. Buckley, Adrian Pasdar
Gigi: Almost American

Gigi: Almost American (2011)

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Gigi
Director:
Ty Clancey
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tyler Moore, Kevin Larsen
Numb3rs

Numb3rs (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Emilio Estevez, Dennis Smith, Alex Zakrzewski, John Behring, J. Miller Tobin
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kim Dickens, Missi Pyle, Arielle Vandenberg, Leighton Meester, Bill Nye
The Comedians

The Comedians (2015)

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Josh Gad
Director:
Larry Charles, David Mandel, Richie Keen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mel Brooks, Billy Crystal, Jimmy Kimmel, Megan Ferguson
Back to You

Back to You (2007)

As:
Cast
Role:
Ryan Church
Director:
James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Kelsey Grammer, Patricia Heaton, Ty Burrell
Avenue 5
TV-MA

Avenue 5 (2020)

As:
Cast
Role:
Herman Judd
Director:
Annie Griffin, Natalie Bailey, Peter Fellows
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Rebecca Front, Hugh Laurie, Suzy Nakamura, Zach Woods
Breakup in a Noisy Diner

Breakup in a Noisy Diner (2010)

As:
Cast
Role:
Boyfriend #1
Director:
Jeff Garlin
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Aubrey Plaza, Matt Edgar
1600 Penn
TV-14

1600 Penn (2012)

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Skip Gilchrist
Director:
Jason Winer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jenna Elfman, Bruce Campbell, Missi Pyle, Robbie Amell
Aloe Blacc: Can You Do This

Aloe Blacc: Can You Do This (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Doug Harris
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Kaley Cuoco, Kevin Hart
Men in Black: Alien Crisis
T

Men in Black: Alien Crisis (2012)

As:
Cast
Role:
Emilio Chauncey / Khnemu / Handsome Guest / Walter
Director:
Amanda Wyatt
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Troy Baker, Laura Bailey, David Lodge, Tim Blaney
Woke Up Dead

Woke Up Dead (2009)

As:
Cast
Role:
Matt
Director:
Tim O'Donnell
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Heder, Daniel Roebuck, Wayne Knight, Krysten Ritter
Razortooth
R

Razortooth (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Patricia Harrington
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Douglas Swander, Kathleen LaGue, Simon Page, Tim Colceri

Josh Gad Awards

Grammy Awards
Winner Best Musical Theater Album 2012