Best Movies of Melissa McCarthy

Spy (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 173 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $110.82M

A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.


Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 163 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $5.27M

When Lee Israel falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception. An adaptation of the memoir Can You Ever Forgive Me?, the true story of best-selling celebrity biographer Lee Israel.


St. Vincent (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 145 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $44.13M

A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door.


The Heat (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 142 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $159.58M

An uptight FBI Special Agent is paired with a foul-mouthed Boston cop to take down a ruthless drug lord.


Ghostbusters (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $128.34M

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.


The Nines (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $0.06M

A troubled actor, a television show runner, and an acclaimed videogame designer find their lives intertwining in mysterious and unsettling ways.


Life of the Party (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 104 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 46 | Earnings: $52.86M

After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree.


Identity Thief (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 104 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 35 | Earnings: $134.46M

Mild mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Florida to confront the deceptively harmless looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity.


The Boss (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 99 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: $63.03M

A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.


Tammy (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 92 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $84.52M

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.


The Kitchen (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 90 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 35 | Earnings: $12.05M

The wives of New York gangsters in Hell's Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands' rackets after they're locked up in prison.


The Happytime Murders (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 27 | Earnings: $20.71M

When the puppet cast of a '90s children's TV show begin to get murdered one by one, a disgraced LAPD detective-turned-private eye puppet takes on the case.


Pretty Ugly People (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 50 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Lucy has always used food to escape life's problems, but when this self-titled "fat friend" lures her group of old college buddies to the Montana wilderness, she reveals a new self - skinny, beautiful and still flawed.


Superintelligence (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Carol Peters' life is turned upside down when she is selected for observation by the world's first superintelligence - a form of artificial intelligence that may or may not take over the world.