We all watch movies, and which is the “best” is a matter of opinion. With that being said, here are the top 10 Will Ferrell movies of all time. Feel free to check out other lists throughout Thought for Your Penny.
10. The House (2017) 18% at Rotten Tomatoes
When the city pulls its scholarship funding, the Johansens opt out of school loans and decide to open an underground casino to pay for their daughter’s college tuition.
Director: Andrew Jay Cohen
Starring: Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Jason Mantzoukas
9. Get Hard (2015) 29% at Rotten Tomatoes
A millionaire stock trader facing prison hires a black man he assumes is an ex-con to teach him the ropes of being hard and surviving prison.
Director: Etan Cohen
Starring: Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Alison Brie
8. Step Brothers (2008) 54% at Rotten Tomatoes
Brennan and Dale are in their late 30s and still living with their parents, who marry and make them stepbrothers.
Director: Adam McKay
Starring: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Mary Steenburgen
7. Blades of Glory (2007) 70% at Rotten Tomatoes
Chazz and Jimmy have an intense ice skating rivalry that gets them both banned from the sport…until they discover a loophole that allows them to compete as a pair.
Director: Josh Gordon, Will Speck
Starring: Will Ferrell, Jon Heder, Amy Poehler
6. Stranger Than Fiction (2006) 72% at Rotten Tomatoes
IRS agent Harold starts hearing a narrator in his head and realizes he’s a character in a book. Now he’s hunting down the author to save his own life.
Director: Marc Forster
Starring: Will Ferrell, Emma Thompson, Dustin Hoffman
5. Zoolander (2001) 64% at Rotten Tomatoes
Derek Zoolander’s modeling career is on the rocks, until he’s hired by fashion guru Mugatu and brainwashed into killing the Prime Minister of Malaysia.
Director: Ben Stiller
Starring: Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson
4. Daddy’s Home (2015) 31% at Rotten Tomatoes
Brad Whitaker is trying hard to win over his stepchildren, but their biological dad shows up and is way too cool to compete with.
Director: Sean Anders
Starring: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Linda Cardellini
3. The Lego Movie (2014) 96% at Rotten Tomatoes
An ordinary LEGO construction worker learns he’s “the special,” and embarks on a quest to stop Lord Business from executing his evil plan to end all builder creativity in the world.
Director: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Starring: Will Ferrell, Christ Pratt, Elizabeth Banks
2. A Night at the Roxbury (1998) 11% at Rotten Tomatoes
Doug and Steve Butabi want to get into the hottest clubs in town while dreaming of owning their own.
Director: John Fortenberry, Amy Heckerling
Starring: Will Ferrell, Chris Kattan, Raquel Gardner
1. Old School (2003) 60% at Rotten Tomatoes
After Mitch breaks up with his girlfriend, he moves into an old frat house on campus and starts a fraternity with his two best friends and a group of college misfits.
Director: Todd Phillips
Starring: Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, Luke Wilson