Adam Sandler might be finding it hard to please critics of late. But he is still popular among his fan base. Apart from being among the highest paid Hollywood stars today, he is also rolling out flicks regularly. The frequency and quality are a different matter altogether. However, despite being panned by the critics as an immature actor, these movies prove that Sandler is in fact, a talented actor who might deliver a hit once he accepts the right script. So, here is the list of top Adam Sandler movies, selected from his vast filmography. You can watch some of these best Adam Sandler movies on Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime.
10. The Waterboy (1998)
Sandler portrayal of the naive and childlike Bobby Boucher, a water boy for a college football team in ‘The Waterboy’, left us impressed. The character was pretty likable and made everyone root for the underdog as he found success on the field rather than off it. The film was a commercial smash hit and cemented Sandler’s stature in the comedy genre.
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9. Big Daddy (1999)
Adam Sandler plays an irresponsible slacker in the film, who happens to adopt a 5-year old child to prove his capabilities as an adult and finds his life turn upside down after the decision. The hilarious and highly entertaining film was a commercial hit as well. It was among the films in his earlier career that placed him among the likes of Jim Carrey and positioned him as one of the most bankable actors in Hollywood.