The Ernest Movies

by CorleoneWarrior88 | created - 11 Aug 2011 | updated - 22 Feb 2016 | Public

The list of Ernest Movies starring Jim Varney

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords





IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

38 Metascore

Ernest accidentally unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Eartha Kitt, Austin Nagler, Shay Astar

Votes: 10,018 | Gross: $14.14M

2. Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

44 Metascore

Ernest helps Santa Claus as he searches for his successor.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Douglas Seale, Oliver Clark, Noelle Parker

Votes: 9,374 | Gross: $28.20M

3. Ernest Goes to Camp (1987)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Family

24 Metascore

Ernest, a lovable loser who works as a summer camp handyman and dreams of becoming a guidance councilor, must find a way to inspire a group of juvenile delinquents as well as stop a shady strip mining company from closing the camp.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Victoria Racimo, John Vernon, Iron Eyes Cody

Votes: 10,339 | Gross: $23.51M

4. Ernest Goes to Jail (1990)

PG | 81 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

40 Metascore

Bumbling Ernest P. Worrell is assigned to jury duty, where a crooked lawyer notices a resemblance with crime boss Mr. Nash, and arranges a switch. Nash assumes Ernest's job as a bank ... See full summary »

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Gailard Sartain, Bill Byrge, Barbara Tyson

Votes: 8,446 | Gross: $25.03M

5. Ernest Rides Again (1993)

PG | 96 min | Family, Comedy

28 Metascore

Buffoonish Ernest and his dimwitted pal Abner unearth a huge cannon reputed to contain the crown jewels of England.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Ron James, Tom Butler, Linda Kash

Votes: 1,856 | Gross: $1.45M

6. Ernest in the Army (1998)

PG | 85 min | Family, Comedy

Ernest joins the Army reserves so he can drive the bigrigs, but ends up being sent into combat!

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Hayley Tyson, David Müller, Christo Davids

Votes: 2,095

7. Slam Dunk Ernest (1995 Video)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

Ernest P. Worrell becomes a basketball star after an angel bearing an uncanny resemblance to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gives him a pair of magic sneakers.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Cylk Cozart, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Colin Lawrence

Votes: 1,933

8. Ernest Goes to Africa (1997 Video)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family

The title says it all. There's a mix up involving stolen diamonds which Ernest has (naturally) made into a yo-yo and given to his would be girlfriend, Rene. But Rene wants a man of action, ... See full summary »

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Linda Kash, Jamie Bartlett, Clare Marshall

Votes: 1,866

9. Ernest Goes to School (1994)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

Jim Varney's recurring dim-bulb character Ernest P. Worrell returns in this film as a school maintenance man seeking to obtain a high school diploma.

Director: Coke Sams | Stars: Jim Varney, Linda Kash, Bill Byrge, Jason Michas

Votes: 2,200



Recently Viewed