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List of the best Laurence Fishburne movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Laurence Fishburne's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Laurence Fishburne movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Laurence Fishburne movies will be at the top of the list. Laurence Fishburne has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Laurence Fishburne movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Laurence Fishburne films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Laurence Fishburne role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Laurence Fishburne performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List features films like Boyz n the Hood and the Matrix movies.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Laurence Fishburne movies?" and "What are the greatest Laurence Fishburne roles of all time?"

Steven Spielberg and J.J. Abrams have both worked with Laurence Fishburne over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Laurence Fishburne movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Danny Glover and Angela Bassett too.

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Boyz n the Hood Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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The Matrix Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss

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Apocalypse Now Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Higher Learning Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly, Tyra Banks

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Hoodlum Queen Latifah, Tim Roth, Laurence Fishburne

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What's Love Got to Do with It Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Khandi Alexander

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The Color Purple Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, Laurence Fishburne

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Just Cause Scarlett Johansson, Sean Connery, Ed Harris

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The Matrix Revolutions Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Jada Pinkett Smith

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The Matrix Reloaded Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Jada Pinkett Smith

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King of New York Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi, Laurence Fishburne

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Deep Cover Jeff Goldblum, Laurence Fishburne, Clarence Williams III

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Mystic River Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon

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The Cotton Club Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane, Richard Gere

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Contagion Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet, Matt Damon

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Event Horizon Laurence Fishburne, Jason Isaacs, Sam Neill

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Akeelah and the Bee Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Keke Palmer

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Biker Boyz Kid Rock, Meagan Good, Laurence Fishburne

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Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Jessica Alba, Kerry Washington, Chris Evans

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Man of Steel Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner

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Searching for Bobby Fischer Ben Kingsley, William H. Macy, Laurence Fishburne

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Assault on Precinct 13 Maria Bello, Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne

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Mission: Impossible III Maggie Q, Keri Russell, Michelle Monaghan

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21 Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne

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Predators Topher Grace, Laurence Fishburne, Adrien Brody

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TMNT Sarah Michelle Gellar, Patrick Stewart, Chris Evans

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Always Outnumbered Laurence Fishburne, Natalie Cole, Laurie Metcalf

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The Tuskegee Airmen John Lithgow, Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne

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Miss Evers' Boys Laurence Fishburne, Alfre Woodard, Ossie Davis

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The Matrix Revisited Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss

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Osmosis Jones Kirsten Dunst, Bill Murray, Chris Rock

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Fled Salma Hayek, Laurence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin

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Cherry 2000 Melanie Griffith, Laurence Fishburne, Ben Johnson

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Apocalypse Now Redux Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Cornbread, Earl and Me Laurence Fishburne, Jamaal Wilkes, Moses Gunn

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Rumble Fish Nicolas Cage, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane

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Armored Laurence Fishburne, Matt Dillon, Jean Reno

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School Daze Samuel L. Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Spike Lee

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Red Heat Arnold Schwarzenegger, Laurence Fishburne, Gina Gershon

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Othello Laurence Fishburne, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Sheen

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Patricia Arquette, Laurence Fishburne, Zsa Zsa Gábor

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Bobby Lindsay Lohan, Demi Moore, Sharon Stone

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Thurgood Laurence Fishburne

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Cadence Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, Laurence Fishburne

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I Take These Men Laurence Fishburne, Brian Dennehy, Susan Saint James

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Dorothy Dandridge: An American Beauty Laurence Fishburne, Jasmine Guy

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Once in the Life Laurence Fishburne, Annabella Sciorra, Gregory Hines

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For Us the Living: The Medgar Evers Story Laurence Fishburne, Irene Cara, Margaret Avery

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MTV Movie Awards Reloaded Justin Timberlake, Keanu Reeves, Will Ferrell