Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Best in Show

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Jay Brazeau Jay Brazeau
Dr. Chuck Nelken
Parker Posey Parker Posey
Meg Swan
Fritz Gordon Fritz Gordon
Hamilton Swan
Catherine O Catherine O'Hara
Cookie Fleck
Eugene Levy Eugene Levy
Gerry Fleck
Lewis Arquette Lewis Arquette
Fern City Show Spectator
Bob Balaban Bob Balaban
Dr. Theodore W. Millbank, III
Will Sasso Will Sasso
Fishin' Hole Guy


Written by
Christopher Guest Christopher Guest
(written by)
Eugene Levy Eugene Levy
(written by)


Lists

184 votes
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 items)
list by Mackenzi
Published 5 years, 12 months ago 6 comments
96 votes
Listal's 100 Most Underrated Films (402 items)
list by Coby
Published 10 years, 11 months ago 83 comments
93 votes
Watched in 2012 (612 items)
list by Coby
Published 11 years, 1 month ago 12 comments
42 votes
The Cinephile's Film Journal: 2012 (330 items)
list by The Cinephile
Published 11 years, 1 month ago 13 comments
37 votes
Movies watched in 2015 (192 items)
list by pussiahma
Published 7 years, 8 months ago 1 comment

Best in Show Videos



Cover art, photos and screenshots

5 votes
5 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all Best in Show pictures (23 more)

Reviews

An average movie

11 years, 8 months ago at May 31 10:52
Iโ€™m not sure where I have seen this flick maybe I saw it in the movie theater at the time but since it received some very solid reviews, I had some rather high expectations. The point is that , this movie, like all Christoher Guest's mockumentaries, enjoy a rather impressive cult following but, somehow, it didnโ€™t really connect with it. I mean, I can see where they wanted to go with their sati... read more

Best in Show

5 years ago at Jan 29 5:12
Out of all of Christopher Guestโ€™s mockmentary comedies, freewheeling exercises of improvised comedy with some of the best in the business, Best in Show clearly lives up to its title. This particular style of comedy is the one with the greatest degree of difficulty to execute. If you give too much rope to the performers, you can end up with self-indulgent exercises that isolate the audience by vi... read more
View all Best in Show reviews
Description: After parodying the idiosyncrasies of community theater devotees in the mock documentary Waiting for Guffman, actor/director Christopher Guest returns with another semi-improvised comedy that casts a satirical gaze on the world of championship dog breeding and training. A television crew is on hand to document the prestigious Mayflower Kennel Club Dog Show, and competition is fierce among the canine devotees vying for top honors. In addition to Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, and Parker Posey, several other veterans of the Waiting for Guffman cast also appear in Best in Show, including Fred Willard, Bob Balaban ... (more)
Release date: 20 October 2000
UPC: 085391895121
Tags: Comedy (21), Mockumentary (14), Animals (7), 2000 (6), Dogs (6), 2000s (4), Dog (3), Pennsylvania (3), Show (3), Illinois (2), Competition (2), Congress Of The Cow (2), Animal (2), Pet Shop (2), New York City (2), Hotel (2), Lesbian (2), Philadelphia (2), Philadelphia Pennsylvania (2), PA (2)
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

henrik4075 added this to a list 3 weeks, 5 days ago
My Favorite Films of 2000 (25 movies items)

" "We met at Starbucks. Not at the same Starbucks but we saw each other at different Starbucks across the street from each other." Directed by Christopher Guest Written by Christopher Guest and Eugene Levy Music by CJ Vanston Cinematography by Roberto Schaefer Editing by Robert Leighton "


henrik4075 voted for an image 3 weeks, 6 days ago
JodieBoner added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
2022 movie journal (162 movies items)

"Saturday, December 31st"


henrik4075 added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
The Best of Parker Posey (15 movies items)

" Meg Swan "We met at Starbucks. Not at the same Starbucks but we saw each other at different Starbucks across the street from each other.""


henrik4075 voted for an image 1 month, 1 week ago

awessia added this to a list 7 months ago
Movies Watched in 2022 (164 movies items)
samira added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Every Movie Ever! (13121 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 1 year ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2017 Edition) (1001 movies items)

" 2016: 695 2015: 690 2014: 679 2013: 663 2012: 645 2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


JodieBoner added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
2021 movie journal (195 movies items)

"Saturday, January 16th"


moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2016 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2015: 690 2014: 679 2013: 663 2012: 645 2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


JodieBoner added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
a perfect ten (58 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 2 months ago
Top Ten Performances - Bob Balaban (15 movies items)

" as Dr. Theodore W. Millbank, III "


Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2015 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2014: 679 2013: 663 2012: 645 2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Emmabell added this to a list 2 years, 5 months ago
Watched in 2020 (375 tv items)
Michael M added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Movies of 2000 (43 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Top Ten Performances - Parker Posey (11 movies items)

" as Meg Swan "


static added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Watched in 2020 (412 movies items)
Stehako posted 2 images 2 years, 6 months ago

Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2014 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2013: 663 2012: 645 2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Kandi posted a image 2 years, 9 months ago

Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2013 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2012: 645 2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2012 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2011: 634 2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Phoenix Feather added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Seen Films: Eugene Levy (27 movies items)
Exclusive posted a image 3 years, 7 months ago

Kandi voted for an image 3 years, 8 months ago

Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2011 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2010: 618 2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Clarence added this to a list 3 years, 9 months ago
Watched (2019) (1200 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 10 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2010 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2009: 601 2008: 585 2007: 566 "


yellowhair posted a image 3 years, 12 months ago

Phoenix Feather added this to a list 4 years ago
Seen Films (2000s) (965 movies items)
JodieBoner added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
Watched in 2018 (161 movies items)

"Wednesday, May 2nd"


Phoenix Feather added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 2 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2009 Edition) (950 movies items)

"2008: 585 2007: 566 "


Queen of Horror added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
101 Greatest Dogs in Film! (101 movies items)

"Miss Agnes"


Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
Favorite Films of All Time (2008 Edition) (900 movies items)

"2007: 566 "


Stehako posted a image 4 years, 6 months ago


« Prev12 Next »

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 7.6
Rating: 6.9
Rating: 7.1
Rating: 7.6
Rating: 7.6
Rating: 7.2
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 7.6
Rating: 6.9
Rating: 7.5
Rating: 7.5
Rating: 7.2
Rating: 7.4
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 7.3
Rating: 6.7
Rating: 7.7
Rating: 7.1
Rating: 7.9
Rating: 7.3
Rating: 7.4