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List of the best Ruby Dee movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ruby Dee'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 Ruby Dee movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ruby Dee movies will be at the top of the list. Ruby Dee has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Ruby Dee movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Ruby Dee films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List features films like The Incident and American Gangster.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Ruby Dee include names like Ridley Scott, Brian Robbins and Spike Lee.

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Do the Right Thing Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Lawrence, Spike Lee

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American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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No Way Out Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark, Ruby Dee

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A Raisin in the Sun Sidney Poitier, Louis Gossett, Jr.

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Jungle Fever Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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The Stand Stephen King, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald

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The Ernest Green Story Ruby Dee, Morris Chestnut, Ossie Davis

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A Thousand Words Eddie Murphy, Kerry Washington, Ariel Winter

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Their Eyes Were Watching God Halle Berry, Terrence Howard, Michael Ealy

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Baby Geniuses Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Kim Cattrall

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The Incident Martin Sheen, Donna Mills, Ruby Dee

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Just Cause Scarlett Johansson, Sean Connery, Ed Harris

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Go Tell It on the Mountain Alfre Woodard, Ving Rhames, Giancarlo Esposito

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Love at Large Bernard Shakey, Tom Berenger, Annette O'Toole

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Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years Diahann Carroll, Ruby Dee, Audra McDonald

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The Jackie Robinson Story Jackie Robinson, Ruby Dee, Louise Beavers

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A Simple Wish Kathleen Turner, Martin Short, Teri Garr

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The Balcony Leonard Nimoy, Shelley Winters, Peter Falk

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Decoration Day Laurence Fishburne, James Garner, Ruby Dee

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Uptight Ruby Dee, Juanita Moore, Frank Silvera

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Cop and a Half Burt Reynolds, Maria Canals Barrera, Ruby Dee

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America Rosie O'Donnell, Ruby Dee, Raquel Castro

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Buck and the Preacher Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee

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The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll Lauren Holly, Aimee Teegarden, Peter Fonda

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Taking Back Our Town Ruby Dee, Chris Bauer, Laura Innes

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The Life of Jackie Robinson Ruby Dee, Bernie Hamilton

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Politics of Love Mallika Sherawat, Loretta Devine, Ruby Dee

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Dream Street Jim Brown, Tyson Beckford, Ruby Dee

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Finding Buck McHenry Ernie Banks, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis

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It's Good to Be Alive Louis Gossett, Jr., Ruby Dee

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The Wall Edward James Olmos, Ruby Dee, Dean McDermott

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Take a Giant Step Ruby Dee, Beah Richards, Johnny Nash

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No. 2 Ruby Dee, Tuva Novotny, Nathaniel Lees

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Mr. and Mrs. Loving Isaiah Washington, Ruby Dee, Timothy Hutton

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Gore Vidal's Lincoln Mary Tyler Moore, Sam Waterston, Ruby Dee

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Edge of the City Sidney Poitier, John Cassavetes, Ruby Dee

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Steam Chelsea Handler, Ally Sheedy, Ruby Dee

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Go, Man, Go! Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Dane Clark

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A Storm in Summer Nastassja Kinski, Peter Falk, Andrew McCarthy

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Video Girl Meagan Good, Britt Robertson, Haylie Duff

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Gone Are the Days! Alan Alda, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis

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Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett, Don Cheadle

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Passing Glory Rip Torn, Andre Braugher, Ruby Dee

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St. Louis Blues Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Eartha Kitt

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The Way Back Home Ruby Dee, Julie Harris, Tessie Santiago

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All About Us Morgan Freeman, Ruby Dee, Boris Kodjoe