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The Best Allen Payne Movies

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

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

This list features CB4, The Tuskegee Airmen and more.

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    Jason's Lyric

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Forest Whitaker

    Released1994

    Directed byDoug McHenry

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    Playas Ball

    MC Lyte, Jordana Spiro

    Released2003

    Directed byJennifer Harper

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  • Blue Hill Avenue3
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    Blue Hill Avenue

    William Forsythe, Allen Payne

    Released2001

    Directed byCraig Ross Jr.

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    New Jack City

    Chris Rock, Ice-T

    Released1991

    Directed byMario Van Peebles

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  • Men Cry in the Dark5
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    Men Cry in the Dark

    Richard Roundtree, Lavell Crawford

    Released2003

    Directed byJe'Caryous Johnson

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    Commitments

    Allen Payne, Victoria Dillard

    Released2001

    Directed byCarol Mayes

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    The Perfect Storm

    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg

    Released2000

    Directed byWolfgang Petersen

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  • A Price Above Rubies8
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    A Price Above Rubies

    Renée Zellweger, Julianna Margulies

    Released1998

    Directed byBoaz Yakin

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    Crossover

    Wayne Brady, Anthony Mackie

    Released2006

    Directed byPreston A. Whitmore II

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    The Walking Dead

    Bernie Mac, Eddie Griffin

    Released1995

    Directed byPreston A. Whitmore II

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  • 30 Years to Life11
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    30 Years to Life

    Tracy Morgan, Jim Gaffigan

    Released2003

    Directed byVanessa Middleton

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    The Tuskegee Airmen

    John Lithgow, Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Released1995

    Directed byRobert Markowitz

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  • Vampire in Brooklyn13
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    Vampire in Brooklyn

    Eddie Murphy, Angela Bassett

    Released1995

    Directed byWes Craven

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    Double Platinum

    Diana Ross, Brandy Norwood

    Released1999

    Directed byRobert Allan Ackerman

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    CB4

    Halle Berry, Shaquille O'Neal

    Released1993

    Directed byTamra Davis

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