The Best Movies Starring Bill Murray

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22. Garfield: The Movie (2004)
> Fellow leads: Breckin Meyer, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Stephen Tobolowsky
> Director: Peter Hewitt
> Domestic box office: $75.37 million

In this movie mashup of mostly live action with a single computer animated character, Murray provides the voice for the animated Garfield, everyone’s favorite lazy cat, whose pastimes include eating lasagna and tormenting his owner, Jon.

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21. Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
> Fellow leads: Breckin Meyer, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Billy Connolly
> Director: Tim Hill
> Domestic box office: $28.43 million

In this sequel to the first Garfield movie, Murray returns as the mischievous animated cat, this time sneaking aboard a plane to London, where he is fortuitously mistaken for a cat named Prince XII, heir to a castle in the English countryside.

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20. The Monuments Men (2014)
> Fellow leads: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett
> Director: George Clooney
> Domestic box office: $78.03 million

In this work of historical fiction, Murray plays Sergeant Richard Campbell, an architect enlisted by the Allies during WWII to help track down artwork stolen by the Nazis.

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19. City of Ember (2008)
> Fellow leads: Saoirse Ronan, Toby Jones, David Ryall
> Director: Gil Kenan
> Domestic box office: $7.87 million

In this sci-fi film based on a novel by Jeanne DuPrau, Murray plays Mayor Cole, the corrupt leader of an underground city with a failing infrastructure and dwindling food sources.

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18. Charlie’s Angels (2000)
> Fellow leads: Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu
> Director: McG
> Domestic box office: $125.31 million

In this action comedy, Murray takes on the role of John Bosley, Charlie’s assistant, who ends up being captured and needs the Angels to rescue him.