The Best Bill Cosby Movies

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List of the best Bill Cosby movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Bill Cosby became the perfect TV dad with The Cosby Show, but his filmography proves that he is also the perfect movie star. Bill Cosby'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 Bill Cosby movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Bill Cosby movies will be at the top of the list. Bill Cosby has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Bill Cosby movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Bill Cosby films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list has a variety of films in it, from Ghost Dad to The Meteor Man.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Bill Cosby movies?" and "What are the greatest Bill Cosby roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Cosby's family friendly fare, you might also enjoy our list of best Tim Allen movies and best Will Smith movies.

Is Bill Cosby your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Will Smith and Tom Selleck films lists too.

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  • Uptown Saturday Night
    1

    Uptown Saturday Night

    Bill Cosby, Richard Pryor, Sidney Poitier
    30 votes
    • Released: 1974
    • Directed by: Sidney Poitier
    Uptown Saturday Night is a 1974 comedy film written by Richard Wesley, and directed by Sidney Poitier, who also stars in this film, along with Bill Cosby and Harry Belafonte. Cosby and Poitier teamed ...more

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  • Bill Cosby: Himself
    2
    33 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Bill Cosby
    In this stand-up comedy film recorded at a performance in Canada, Bill Cosby engages the audience with stories from his life. Marriage and parenthood, which would form the basis for his later ...more
  • Let's Do It Again
    3
    Sidney Poitier, Bill Cosby, Jimmie Walker
    30 votes
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Sidney Poitier
    Milkman Clyde Williams (Sidney Poitier) and his best friend, Billy Foster (Bill Cosby), are members of a fraternal lodge, The Brothers and Sisters of Shaka, that needs money for the retirement home ...more

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  • Mother, Jugs & Speed
    4
    Raquel Welch, Bill Cosby, Harvey Keitel
    24 votes
    • Released: 1976
    • Directed by: Peter Yates
    When Los Angeles decides that whoever arrives first at accident scenes enough times will get a full contract with the city, the F&B Ambulance Company struggles to be faster than the competition. ...more
  • Fat Albert
    5
    Kenan Thompson, Kyla Pratt, Shedrack Anderson III
    25 votes
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Joel Zwick
    Animated character Fat Albert (Kenan Thompson) emerges from his TV universe into the real world, accompanied by Old Weird Harold (Aaron Frazier), Dumb Donald (Marques B. Houston) and Mushmouth ...more

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  • The Devil and Max Devlin
    6
    Elliott Gould, Bill Cosby, Susan Anspach
    18 votes
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Steven Hilliard Stern
    The devil's helper (Bill Cosby) will let a slumlord (Elliott Gould) go free if he can lure three innocents to the bad place.

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