John Landis - Best to worst

by triggerhappy6 | created - 10 Apr 2014 | updated - 09 Apr 2018 | Public

Other: Coming Soon (1982)(Documentary/Trailer compliation): 5/10

I haven't seen: Slasher (2004)(Documentary) Mr.Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)(Documentary)

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1. Coming to America (1988)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Romance

47 Metascore

An extremely pampered African Prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife that he can respect for her intelligence and will.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Paul Bates, Garcelle Beauvais, Feather

Votes: 148,956 | Gross: $128.15M

My rating: 9/10

2. ¡Three Amigos! (1986)

PG | 104 min | Comedy, Western

52 Metascore

Three actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to perform their onscreen bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, Martin Short, Alfonso Arau

Votes: 63,642 | Gross: $39.25M

My rating: 8/10

3. Trading Places (1983)

R | 116 min | Comedy

69 Metascore

A snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche

Votes: 124,758 | Gross: $90.40M

My rating: 8/10

4. Into the Night (1985)

R | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

Over the course of one night, a beaten down L.A. engineer accidentally meets, falls for and tries to help a beautiful jewel thief on the run from some extremely dangerous people.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Jeff Goldblum, Michelle Pfeiffer, Stacey Pickren, Carmen Argenziano

Votes: 10,085 | Gross: $7.56M

My rating: 8/10

5. An American Werewolf in London (1981)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Horror

60 Metascore

Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.

Director: John Landis | Stars: David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, Joe Belcher, Griffin Dunne

Votes: 83,540 | Gross: $30.57M

My rating: 7/10

6. Spies Like Us (1985)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy

22 Metascore

Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Mark Stewart, Sean Daniel

Votes: 41,381 | Gross: $60.09M

My rating: 7/10

7. Innocent Blood (1992)

R | 112 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Marie is a vampire with a thirst for bad guys. When she fails to properly dispose of one of her victims, a violent mob boss, she bites off more than she can chew and faces a new, immortal danger.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Anne Parillaud, Anthony LaPaglia, Robert Loggia, David Proval

Votes: 8,636 | Gross: $4.97M

My rating: 7/10

8. Masters of Horror (2005–2007)
Episode: Deer Woman (2005)

TV-MA | 57 min | Horror

A harried, burned-out cop believes that a recent string of murders prove that the murderer might be a deer-like creature in the form of a beautiful woman right from a local Native America folklore legend.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Brian Benben, Walter High, Michael P. Northey, Cinthia Moura

Votes: 3,611

My rating: 7/10

9. Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

PG | 101 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

44 Metascore

Four horror and science fiction segments, directed by four famous directors, each of them being a new version of a classic story from Rod Serling's landmark television series.

Directors: Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller, Steven Spielberg | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Albert Brooks, Vic Morrow, Doug McGrath

Votes: 30,696 | Gross: $29.50M

My rating: 6,5/10

Co-directed it with Steven Spielberg, Joe Dante and George Miller.

10. Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)

R | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

16 Metascore

Axel Foley, while investigating a car theft ring, comes across something much bigger than that: the same men who killed his boss are running a counterfeit money ring out of a theme park in Los Angeles.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Jon Tenney, Joey Travolta, Eugene Collier

Votes: 71,529 | Gross: $42.61M

My rating: 6/10

11. The Stupids (1996)

PG | 94 min | Adventure, Comedy

An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Tom Arnold, Jessica Lundy, Bug Hall, Alex McKenna

Votes: 6,176 | Gross: $2.42M

My rating: 6/10

12. Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)

R | 85 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

A spoof 1950s science fiction movie, interspersed with various comedy sketches concerning late night television.

Directors: Joe Dante, Carl Gottlieb, Peter Horton, John Landis, Robert K. Weiss | Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Michelle Pfeiffer, Arsenio Hall, Donald F. Muhich

Votes: 9,477 | Gross: $0.55M

My rating: 6/10

Co-directed it with Joe Dante, Carl Gottlieb, Peter Horton and Robert K. Weiss.

13. Masters of Horror (2005–2007)
Episode: Family (2006)

TV-MA | 58 min | Horror

Harold is a seemingly peaceful neighbor in a quiet midwestern neighborhood, but underneath, he's a murderous psychopath who sets his eyes on a couple that have moved in across the street.

Director: John Landis | Stars: George Wendt, Meredith Monroe, Matt Keeslar, Haley Guiel

Votes: 2,807

14. National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

R | 109 min | Comedy

79 Metascore

At a 1962 college, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Karen Allen, Tom Hulce, Stephen Furst

Votes: 106,019 | Gross: $0.20M

My rating: 6/10

15. The Blues Brothers (1980)

R | 133 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

60 Metascore

Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway, John Candy

Votes: 169,927 | Gross: $57.23M

My rating: 6/10

16. Susan's Plan (1998)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Susan wants her reprehensible ex-husband dead and, in several bungled attempts by henchmen, tries to accomplish the deed. First her boyfriend hires two dim-witted hitmen. Then she hires a ... See full summary »

Director: John Landis | Stars: Nastassja Kinski, Billy Zane, Michael Biehn, Rob Schneider

Votes: 1,637

My rating: 5/10

17. The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)

R | 83 min | Comedy

A series of short, highly irreverent, and often tasteless skits.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Evan C. Kim, Bong Soo Han, Bill Bixby, George Lazenby

Votes: 16,040

My rating: 5/10

18. Burke and Hare (2010)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, History

46 Metascore

A black comedy about two nineteenth century grave robbers, who find a lucrative business providing cadavers for an Edinburgh medical school.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Bill Bailey, Tom Wilkinson, Michael Smiley, Tim Curry

Votes: 18,586 | Gross: $0.00M

My rating: 5/10

19. Fear Itself (2008–2009)
Episode: In Sickness and in Health (2008)

TV-14 | 43 min | Horror

A bride receives a mysterious note on her wedding day, warning her that she is about to wed a serial killer.

Director: John Landis | Stars: Maggie Lawson, James Roday, Marshall Bell, Sonja Bennett

Votes: 773

My rating: 5/10

20. Oscar (1991)

PG | 109 min | Comedy, Crime

A gangster attempts to keep the promise he made to his dying father: that he would give up his life of crime and "go straight".

Director: John Landis | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Ornella Muti, Peter Riegert, Chazz Palminteri

Votes: 27,932 | Gross: $23.56M

My rating: 4/10

21. Schlock (1973)

PG | 80 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

A small town is terrorized by "The Banana Killer", which turns out to be the missing link between man and ape.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Landis, Saul Kahan, Joseph Piantadosi, Richard Gillis

Votes: 992

My rating: 4/10

22. Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)

PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Elwood must reunite the old band, with a few new members, and go on another "Mission from God."

Director: John Landis | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, John Goodman, Walter Levine, Tom Davis

Votes: 30,047 | Gross: $13.98M

My rating: 4/10



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