Over the years, Selena Gomez has expanded her acting and singing career by hosting and producing the cooking show Selena + Chef as well as the launch of her own beauty brand Rare Beauty. But more recently, Gomez returned for the currently airing second season of the Hulu mystery comedy series. Only murders in the building.

For his performance in Only murders in the building, Gomez received nominations for the Critics Choice Television Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Award. Gomez has always enjoyed performing in comedy projects and on IMDb, viewers have rated the best comedy movies the former Disney Channel actor has starred in.


ten Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) – 6.3

Gomez reprises her role as Mavis, Dracula’s daughter, in the animated film Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation. In the film, Dracula (Adam Sandler) finds love on a cruise ship, but he is unaware that his new love is the great-granddaughter of his nemesis.

Hotel Transylvania 3 still carries the same kind of jokes and humor that made the franchise so successful. However, some reviewers felt the franchise was repetitive by the third film and its narrative was a bit messy and haphazard. Still, it’s a great, laid-back movie the whole family can see.

9 Ramona and Beezus (2010) – 6.5

Gomez stars alongside Joey King in the family adventure movie Ramona and Beezus. Based on the books by Beverly Cleary ramona forever and Ramona’s Worldthe film primarily follows the main character, a third grader who can be too imaginative and playful for her own good, and her family who have to keep up with her antics.

Audiences enjoyed the film for its wholesome plot, cheerful and infectious performances, and relatable characters. Gomez also perfectly played the supporting role of Ramona’s older sister, Beezus, in the film.

8 A Rainy Day in New York (2019) – 6.5

In the movie A rainy day in New Yorktwo college students who decide to spend a weekend in New York have their plans derailed due to bad weather, as well as interesting personalities they meet along the way.

The film was not warmly received by critics, in part due to its on-the-nose dialogue, reductive script, and muddled themes. However, Gomez and Timothée Chalamet’s performances were particularly memorable, and the film’s cinematography remains top-notch.

seven Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) – 6.6

The Hotel Transylvania 2 Film Cast 2015 (Review)

Likeable characters such as Dracula, Johnny and Mavis return in Hotel Transylvania 2. After the first film, Mavis gave birth to a half-human, half-vampire baby named Dennis. However, his father Dracula is alarmed that Dennis has no vampire abilities.

Viewers felt that Hotel Transylvania 2 is a better movie than its predecessor thanks to its superior animation, gripping story, and jaw-dropping gags. There were also a number of pop culture jokes and quips that are sure to put a smile on the face of older audiences viewing the film.

6 Horton hears a who! (2008) – 6.8

Horton hears a who

Based on a book by Dr. Seuss, Horton hears a who! is a film that deals with themes such as community, perseverance and friendship. The film follows an elephant named Horton who must tend to a speck of dust that contains an entire town named Whoville.

One of the mayor of Whoville’s daughters is played by Gomez. The film is also considered by viewers as one of Jim Carrey’s best films thanks to his fun and delightful performance as Horton.

5 Hotel Transylvania (2012) – 7.0

How old are the protagonists of Hotel Transylvania

Who knew a hotel that housed some of the world’s most popular monsters would become a successful franchise. The 2012 Sony Movie Hotel Transylvania features the titular hotel where monsters like Frankenstein, werewolves, and mummies could recover from scaring humans.

The hotel is owned by Count Dracula, who is voiced by famed comedian Adam Sandler. Gomez plays Mavis in the film, Dracula’s daughter who falls in love with a human. The movie may not have a solid script, but it has plenty of quirky jokes and amusing characters that make it one of the top-ranked vampire movies of the 2010s.

4 The Muppets (2011) – 7.1

jason segel the muppets

Featuring various beloved puppet characters like Kermit the Frog, Count von Count and Ernie, the 2011 film The Muppets introduces Jim Henson’s creation to a new generation. In The Muppetsa Muppet fan must reunite the puppet characters in order to save the Muppet Theater from demolition.

Gomez plays a small role as herself in the film. The Muppets was well received by fans of the franchise as it carried the same kind of anarchic humor, amusing gags, and ensemble comedy that viewers of the series have become familiar with.

3 The Fundamentals of Compassion (2016) – 7.3

Road trip movies are as entertaining as they are moving. Based on a novel by Jonathan Evison, The basics of support follows the friendship between a writer and a disabled teenager and their adventures on the road.

Gomez plays a supporting role in the film as Dot, a hitchhiker who joins the main characters on their journey. The chemistry between the main characters works well thanks to a well-written script, interwoven with insightful lines and humorous lines.

2 Rudderless (2014) – 7.4

An image from Rudderless starring Billy Crudup and Anton Yelchin

Without rudder is a poignant film about mourning and letting go. In the film, a father played by Billy Crudup finds his son’s demo music. In an effort to commemorate his son’s talent and find the right way to release his grief, he forms a band with another musician he meets at his local bar.

Directed by William H. Macy, Without rudder is a dramatic film that will touch the hearts of viewers. Although it feels emotionally ambitious at times, the film never loses its momentum thanks to the touching performances of its actors.

1 The Big Short (2015) – 7.8

Michael talks on the phone at his desk in The Big Short

There are many words that can be used to describe Adam McKay. The big court, and bold is one of them. Based on real events, the film shows how the financial crisis of 2007-2008 triggered the real estate bubble in the United States.

Besides having a phenomenal cast with actors like Christian Bale, Brad Pitt, and Ryan Gosling, the film also includes cameos from artists like Gomez, Anthony Bourdain, and Margot Robbie to explain key financial concepts. The film received critical acclaim upon release for its simple premise and well-acted storyline.

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