Most know him as Saul Goodman from Breaking Bad And Better call SoloBut Bob Odenkirk Has quite an amazing filmography under his belt. He has starred in incredible comedies as well as action-packed dramas and quirky adventures, too.
With so many fun performances, Rotten Tomatoes has compiled a list of Odenkirk’s best-rated movies and TV shows over the years: his performances are always amazing!
10 ‘Long Girl’ (2019)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 81%
In something that doesn’t seem too far-fetched, Odenkirk plays a former TV actor turned president of the United States. Long shot. Along with some great shows like: Charlize Theron, Andy SerkisAnd Seth RogenThis movie is never short on laughs.
The film follows Odenkirk wanting to retire as president and Theron’s character wanting to run with it, while Rogen is a deadbeat reporter whom Theron hires as her writer. The film is quite a lot, and it is worth watching only for Odenkirk as the president.
9 ‘Nobody’ (2021)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 84%
In what can only be described as an amazing combination of John Wick, Jason BourneAnd everyone in your suburbs — No one It is one of the most entertaining and action movies of the year. It shows the depth of Odenkirk’s amazing acting ability.
Odenkirk stars as Hutch Mansell, a former government assassination investigator, the last man any agency wants to see at their door. While trying to live a normal life, Mansell is brought back to the world of violence and action – and not a second goes by without being impressed by him!
8 ‘The Post’ (2017)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%
In this real-life story, Odenkirk plays an editor Ben Bagdikian. The film follows the story of The Washington Post as it attempts to publish the Pentagon Papers. The film featured an absolutely dynamite cast Tom Hanks And Meryl Streep At the hemp.
As Bagdikian, Odenkirk plays the part so well that sometimes you forget that he is just acting. He filled the role and showed the wonderful depth of his abilities. Odenkirk shows a lot of wonderful emotions, which further strengthens his talent.
7 ‘Impressive Now’ (2013)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%
Impressive nowwhich is also a star Miles Teller And Shailene Woodley. Odenkirk came on the scene as Teller’s boss. In a very candid moment, he tells Teller that if he can’t stay sober at work, he can’t keep him. It is both touching and heart wrenching.
Odenkirk’s character shows a supportive and intelligent direction, he’s the kind of boss you want. He helped create Teller’s character and showed how love and grace can mean the world.
6 ‘Nebraska’ (2013)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%
Nebraska A great movie, underrated. Shot entirely in black and white, the film follows Woody (Bruce Dern) and his sons David (Will Forte) and Ross (Odenkirk) as they try to explain a lottery scam while driving to Nebraska to claim the prize. While the burn is slow, it has a great story with excellent acting.
This movie really shows what it means to stand with family and support family. While most of the film revolves around Forte and Dern, Odenkirk is a delight as he shows off some of the emotions he’s not necessarily known for, but he’s really good at.
5 ‘Incredibles 2’ (2018)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93%
While different from the rest of his roles, Odenkirk here plays Winston Deavor, a wealthy businessman who loves The Incredibles. He wants people to trust the supers again, and so he plans to go on a secret mission with the supers and televise them to the world.
With the help of Frozone (Samuel L. Jackson), Elastagirl (Holly Hunter), and Mr. Incredible (Craig T. Nelson), Winston truly believes that the world will love supers again. Odenkirk is an incredible voice actor, and his talent brings the character to life.
4 ‘Little Women’ (2019)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 95%
Odenkirk’s highest-rated film, interestingly, is one of his least satisfying. He plays the father of a famous woman, and he is at war for most of the movie, which gives him only a small amount of screen time.
It is from Odenkirk’s mouth that we get the title drop for the film, and the scene has quite a life of its own online. While it may be dull, it was a touching moment as he was able to embrace his daughter after leaving the war.
3 ‘Break Bad’ (2008-2013)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 96%
This is the world’s introduction to the famous Saul Goodman. He is a converted lawyer who will do anything to get himself out of trouble, while doing all the dirty work he can get his hands on. with Aaron Paul And Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad It’s been one of the greatest shows on television for a long time, and for a very good reason: It’s absolutely incredible.
Odenkirk’s portrayal of Goodman as a dirty lawyer with a heart of gold is spellbinding. Watching him every week as he brings Goodman to life is something immeasurable. The way Odenkirk plays the part is nothing short of an absolute miracle.
2 ‘Cancel’ (2019-2022)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 97%
One of the most interesting items in the filmography of Odenkirk, cancel follows a young woman, Alma (Rosa Salazar) who almost died in a car accident and ended up having a particularly interesting relationship with time. She can manipulate this relationship to learn about her father’s death, and investigate it to learn the truth.
Odenkirk stars as his dead father, Jacob. The show distorts reality and brings new ideas to light that give reason to stop and consider the reality we all live in.
1 ‘Better Call Solo’ (2015-2022)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 98%
This is where we saw Saul Goodman come into his own. This is where Odenkirk can take the part that was created for Breaking Bad and develop him into a larger and more complex and complete character. We get to see the backstory and learn more about Goodman and why he is the way he is.
Along with the help of Jonathan Bank, Patrick FabianAnd Rhea Sihon, this performance is truly a masterpiece. From the first episode to the final moments of the series, the show solidifies itself as a worthy follow Breaking BadAnd Odenkirk embodied Saul as a pop culture icon.
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