Best Movies of Jay Roach

Meet the Parents (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 168 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $166.23M

Male nurse Greg Focker meets his girlfriend's parents before proposing, but her suspicious father is every date's worst nightmare.


Trumbo (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: null

In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood's top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs.


Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 51 | Earnings: $53.87M

A 1960s hipster secret agent is brought out of cryofreeze to oppose his greatest enemy in the 1990s, where his social attitudes are glaringly out of place.


Bombshell (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: null

A group of women take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.


Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $205.40M

Dr. Evil is back...and has invented a new time machine that allows him to go back to the 60s and steal Austin Powers's mojo, inadvertently leaving him "shagless".


Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $213.08M

Upon learning that his father has been kidnapped, Austin Powers must travel to 1975 and defeat the aptly named villain Goldmember - who is working with Dr. Evil.


Meet the Fockers (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 41 | Earnings: $279.17M

All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time.


The Campaign (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 50 | Earnings: $86.90M

An incumbent congressman embroiled in personal scandal faces a no-holds-barred challenge from a naive newcomer funded by two unscrupulous billionaire lobbyist brothers.


Dinner for Schmucks (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $72.98M

When he finds out that his work superiors host a dinner celebrating the idiocy of their guests, a rising executive questions it when he's invited, just as he befriends a man who would be the perfect guest.


Mystery, Alaska (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 118 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $8.89M

This comedy is about the residents of a small town who get over-excited when their hockey team gets chosen to host a televised event