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The Best 50 Cent Movies

Updated October 15, 2019 2.6k votes 1.4k voters 267.1k views21 items

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This list of the best 50 Cent movies is ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. 50 Cent successfully transitioned from the rap game into the world of film with his breakout performance in Get Rich or Die Tryin'. The order of this 50 Cent movies list is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated 50 Cent movies will be at the top of the list. 50 Cent (don't ever call him Fifty Cent, by the way!) has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest 50 Cent movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining 50 Cent films to end the squabble once and for all.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best 50 Cent movies?" and "What are the greatest 50 Cent roles of all time?" So are you interested in his new movies or the ones with the most gun action? This 50 Cent filmography includes popular movies like All Things Fall Apart and Righteous Kill, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think the best 50 Cent role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of rappers who act, you might also like our list of the best Eminem movies and best Ludacris movies.

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  • 1

    Get Rich or Die Tryin'

    50 Cent, Viola Davis
    395
    35

    Released2005

    Directed byJim Sheridan

    This film​ is a 2005 American hip-hop biopic crime film starring 50 Cent. It is 50 Cent's first film as an actor. It was released on November 9, 2005, and was known as Locked and Loaded during...  more

    #156 of 672 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked#15 of 95 80+ Great Movies About Black Teens#19 of 161 The Best Hood Movies

  • 2

    All Things Fall Apart

    50 Cent, Ray Liotta
    160
    38

    Released2011

    Directed byMario Van Peebles

    All Things Fall Apart is a 2011 American drama film starring Ray Liotta, 50 Cent, Mario Van Peebles, and Lynn Whitfield. It was filmed in Michigan and premiered at the Miami International Film...  more
  • 3

    Freelancers

    Robert De Niro, 50 Cent
    144
    30

    Released2012

    Directed byJessy Terrero

    Freelancers is a crime-drama film directed by Jessy Terrero, and stars 50 Cent, Forest Whitaker, and Robert De Niro. Filming took place in New Orleans, Louisiana. It had a limited release in theaters...  more
  • 4

    Gun

    Val Kilmer, 50 Cent
    123
    24

    Released2010

    Directed byJessy Terrero

    Angel (Val Kilmer) gets out of prison, only to get involved in the gun-running ring of his old friend, Rich (Curtis Jackson)....  more
  • 5

    Setup

    Bruce Willis, 50 Cent
    117
    29

    Released2011

    Directed byMike Gunther

    Setup is an action thriller heist film directed by Mike Gunther and written by Gunther and Mike Behrman. It stars 50 Cent, Bruce Willis and Ryan Phillippe. It was released straight to DVD and Blu-ray...  more
  • 6

    Before I Self Destruct

    Eminem, 50 Cent
    243
    133

    Released2009

    Directed by50 Cent

    Before I Self Destruct is a 2009 American crime drama film starring Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, who also served as writer, director, producer and executive producer that is included with his fourth...  more
  • 7

    Home of the Brave

    Jessica Biel, Christina Ricci
    57
    14

    Released2006

    Directed byIrwin Winkler

    Home of the Brave is a 2006 drama film following the lives of four Army National Guard soldiers in Iraq and their return to the United States. The film was shot in Morocco and in Spokane, Washington....  more
  • 8

    Den of Thieves

    Gerard Butler, Curtis Jackson
    55
    13

    Released2018

    Directed byChristian Gudegast

    Den of Thieves is a 2018 American heist action thriller film directed by Christian Gudegast. A corrupt LAPD cop (Gerard Butler) is hellbent on taking down en elite crew of robbers as they plan a...  more
  • 9

    13

    Mickey Rourke, 50 Cent
    62
    22

    Released2010

    Directed byGéla Babluani

    13 is a 2010 American remake of the 2005 Georgian-French film 13 Tzameti. The film, directed by Géla Babluani, stars Sam Riley, Ray Winstone, 50 Cent, Mickey Rourke and Jason Statham....  more
  • 10

    Vengeance

    50 Cent, Diamond Dallas Page
    47
    10

    Released2013

    Directed byGil Medina

    Vengeance is a 2014 film starring Danny Trejo and Diamond Dallas Page....  more
  • 11

    Streets of Blood

    Sharon Stone, Val Kilmer
    49
    12

    Released2009

    Directed byCharles Winkler

    Streets of Blood is a 2009 action-drama film starring Val Kilmer, 50 Cent, Michael Biehn and Sharon Stone. It is directed by Charles Winkler with a screenplay written by Eugene Hess based on a story...  more
  • 12

    Righteous Kill

    Al Pacino, Robert De Niro
    100
    65

    Released2008

    Directed byJon Avnet

    This film is a 2008 American thriller film with elements of a buddy cop film directed by Jon Avnet, and starring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. It is one of only two movies in which De Niro and Pacino...  more
  • 13

    Blood Out

    Val Kilmer, 50 Cent
    81
    50

    Released2011

    Directed byJason Hewitt

    Blood Out is a 2011 American action thriller film released direct-to-video. The film is written by Jason Hewitt and John A. O'Connell, starring Val Kilmer and Luke Goss, and is Hewitt's directorial...  more
  • 14

    Fire with Fire

    Bruce Willis, 50 Cent
    60
    46

    Released2012

    Directed byDavid Barrett

    Fire with Fire is a 2012 drama film directed by David Barrett. A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against—after being held up at a local...  more
  • 15

    Southpaw

    Rachel McAdams, Jake Gyllenhaal
    23
    6

    Released2015

    Directed byAntoine Fuqua

    Southpaw is a 2015 American sports drama film directed by Antoine Fuqua. A champion boxer (Jake Gyllenhaal) fights to get his daughter back as well as revive his professional career, after an...  more

    #1290 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#119 of 209 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made#22 of 61 The 50+ Greatest Sports Drama Movies of All Time

  • 16

    Caught in the Crossfire

    50 Cent, Chris Klein
    40
    30

    Released2010

    Directed byBrian A. Miller

    Caught in the Crossfire is 2010 American crime drama film directed by Brian A Miller. It stars Adam Rodríguez, 50 Cent, and Richard T. Jones. The film was released direct-to-DVD on July 20, 2010....  more
  • 17

    Twelve

    Emma Roberts, 50 Cent
    67
    63

    Released2010

    Directed byJoel Schumacher

    Twelve is a 2010 American-French crime drama teen film directed by Joel Schumacher. The film was written by Jordan Melamed, adapted from Nick McDonell's novel of the same name. The film, a story of...  more
  • 18

    Dead Man Running

    50 Cent, Brenda Blethyn
    45
    39

    Released2009

    Directed byAlex De Rakoff

    Dead Man Running is a 2009 British crime film directed by Alex De Rakoff, written by De Rakoff and John Luton, and starring Tamer Hassan and Danny Dyer. Football players Ashley Cole and Rio Ferdinand...  more
  • 19

    Spy

    Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham
    16
    6

    Released2015

    Directed byPaul Feig

    Spy is a 2015 American action comedy spy film directed by Paul Feig. A desk-bound CIA analyst (Melissa McCarthy) is assigned her mission as a field agent to foil the sale of a suitcase nuke....  more

    #289 of 1,142 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time#308 of 926 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films#84 of 90 The Greatest Movies About CIA Agents & Operatives

  • 20

    The Prince

    Jason Patric, Bruce Willis
    15
    6

    Directed byBrian A. Miller

    The Prince is a 2014 American gangster thriller film directed by Brian A. Miller. Paul, a mechanic, investigates his daughter's disappearance, and it leads to his revisiting his gangster past....  more
  • 21

    Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping

    Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone
    11
    19

    Released2016

    Directed byAkiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone

    Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping is a 2016 American mockumentary comedy film directed by Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone and written, produced by and starring Andy Samberg, Schaffer and Taccone....  more