Taika Waititi Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Jojo Rabbit
PG-13

Jojo Rabbit

(2019)
6
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Stephen Merchant, Rebel Wilson
6
0
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
PG-13

Hunt for the Wilderpeople

(2016)
5
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Rhys Darby, Rima Te Wiata, Rachel House
Plot:

Ricky Baker, a defiant city boy, slowly adjusts with his foster parents Bella and Hector in New Zealand countryside. Ricky and Hec never got along well, but after Bella’s unexpected death, Ricky who doesn’t wish to return to the orphanage, runs away with belligerent uncle Hec. As this triggers a nation-wide manhunt, they hide in the bush and learn to survive together. 

5
0
Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

(2017)
3
0
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Idris Elba, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston
Plot:

Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok is a superhero movie that pits the Norse God Thor against his all-powerful sister Hela, who is freed after Odin’s death. He joins forces with the Hulk, Loki, Valkyrie and others to stop Hela and is forced to unleash Ragnarök, the destruction of Asgard, to save the rest of the universe. 

3
0

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What We Do in the Shadows
R

What We Do in the Shadows

(2014)
3
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Viago
Director:
Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Jonny Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer
Plot:

What We Do in the Shadows is a horror-comedy film featuring four vampires, ranging in age from 183 to 8000, who are trying to live in the modern world and overcome issues, like flatmate conflicts, getting into nightclubs to meet the ladies, dressing in a contemporary fashion and surviving on a limited diet. It is the first film in its eponymous franchise.

3
0
Boy

Boy

(2010)
1
0
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Alamein
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
James Rolleston, Te Aho Eketone-Whitu, Moerangi Tihore, Cherilee Martin
1
0
Two Cars, One Night

Two Cars, One Night

(2004)
0
0
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Rangi Ngamoki, Hutini Waikato, Te Ahiwaru Ngamoki-Richards, Riwai Waka, Dion Waikato
0
0
Eagle vs Shark
R

Eagle vs Shark

(2007)
0
0
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Joel Tobeck, Loren Taylor, Brian Sergent
0
0
Green Lantern
PG-13

Green Lantern

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Martin Campbell
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Blake Lively, Michael Clarke Duncan, Ryan Reynolds, Peter Sarsgaard, Mark Strong
Plot:

A dying Abin Sur appoints Hal Jordan, a confident test pilot, his successor in the intergalactic police force, Green Lantern Corps, and gives him the ring with superpowers. Hal now has to face a sinister villain Parallax, save the earth from destruction and in process earn the respect of the other Green Lanterns.

0
0
Turangawaewae

Turangawaewae

(2002)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Burger
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Grant Tilly, Nancy Brunning, Wi Kuki Kaa, Sydney Larkins
0
1
Toy Boy

Toy Boy

(2004)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Hammer (as Taika Cohen)
Director:
Bill Giannakakis
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Julian Arahanga, Des Morgan
0
0
A New Way Home

A New Way Home

(2001)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Max (as Taika Cohen)
Director:
Michael Duignan
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Luanne Gordon, Lee Hartley, Laura Kelly, Des Morgan
0
0
What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires

What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires

(2005)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Viago (as Count Viago)
Director:
Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement
Genres:
Comedy, Horror, Short
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Jonny Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Stu Rutherford
0
0
Tama tu
TV-MA

Tama tu

(2005)
0
0
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Short, War
Star Cast:
Taungaroa Emile, Tammy Davis, Rob Mokaraka, Jeremy Randerson, Jarod Rawiri
0
0
Team Darryl

Team Darryl

(2018)
0
0
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Daley Pearson
0
0
The Breaker Upperers

The Breaker Upperers

(2018)
0
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Madeleine Sami, Jackie van Beek
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Madeleine Sami, James Rolleston, Celia Pacquola, Jackie van Beek, Ana Scotney
0
0
Scarfies
R

Scarfies

(1999)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Alex (as Taika Cohen)
Director:
Robert Sarkies
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Willa O'Neill, Neill Rea, Ashleigh Seagar, Charlie Bleakley
0
0
Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through the Gateway Chosen By the Holy Storsh

Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through the Gateway Chosen By the Holy Storsh

(2018)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Storsh
Director:
Vivieno Caldinelli
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dan Harmon, Mark McKinney, Sam Huntington, Rhea Seehorn
0
0
Tongan Ninja

Tongan Ninja

(2002)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jason Stutter
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Sam Manu, Linda Tseng, Laura Hill
0
0
42 One Dream Rush

42 One Dream Rush

(2010)
0
0
As:
Director
Director:
James Franco, Kenneth Anger, Asia Argento, Tadanobu Asano, Sergei Bodrov
Genres:
Fantasy, Short
Star Cast:
Kenneth Anger, Tadanobu Asano, Brian Butler, Helena Christensen, Paz de la Huerta
0
0
The Captain

The Captain

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
The Captain
Director:
Nash Edgerton, Spencer Susser
Genres:
Short, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joel Edgerton, Nash Edgerton, David Michôd, Andy Bate
0
0
Snakeskin
R

Snakeskin

(2001)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Gillian Ashurst
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Melanie Lynskey, Boyd Kestner, Dean O'Gorman, Oliver Driver
0
0
Futile Attraction

Futile Attraction

(2004)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Prebble
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Michelle Ang, Christopher Brougham, Alistair Browning
0
0
Heinous Crime

Heinous Crime

(2004)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Judge, Defendant, Lawyer, Defendant, Jury member (as Taika Cohen)
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Cliff Curtis, Loren Taylor
0
0

TV Shows and Videos

Flight of the Conchords
TV-MA

Flight of the Conchords (2007)

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Troy Miller, James Bobin, Taika Waititi
Genres:
Music, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Kristen Schaal, Kristen Wiig, Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby
Team Thor

Team Thor (2016)

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Short, Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Daley Pearson
The Jaquie Brown Diaries

The Jaquie Brown Diaries (2008)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rhys Darby, Madeleine Sami, Hannah Banks, Jaquie Brown
Team Thor: Part 2

Team Thor: Part 2 (2017)

As:
Director
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Chris Hemsworth, Daley Pearson
The Strip

The Strip (2002)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jodie Rimmer, Luanne Gordon, Renée Ellwood, Mark Sant
Super City

Super City (2011)

As:
Director
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rose McIver, Antonia Prebble, Madeleine Sami, Vanessa Riddell, Renee Lyons
Freaky

Freaky (2003)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Fantasy, Thriller, Horror, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Daniel Costello, Paul Yates, Dylan McKay, Stephanie Reid
Revelations

Revelations (2002)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Family, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Beth Allen, Tom Hern, Ben Barrington, Paul Rawson
Radiradirah

Radiradirah (2010)

As:
Cast
Role:
Various (8 episodes, 2010)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Madeleine Sami, Craig Parker
The Inbetweeners
TV-14

The Inbetweeners (2012)

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bubba Lewis, Mark L. Young, Marie Avgeropoulos, Joey Pollari, Zack Pearlman

Taika Waititi Awards

Academy Awards
Jojo Rabbit Best Adapted Screenplay 2020
BAFTA Awards
Jojo Rabbit Best Screenplay (Adapted) 2020