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This is a ist of the best Cuba Gooding, Jr. movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available. Cuba Gooding, Jr. has been acting since 1986, but he didn't become a star until he appeared in the 1991 film Boyz n the Hood.  The order of these top Cuba Gooding, Jr. movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Cuba Gooding, Jr. movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Cuba Gooding, Jr. movies?" and "What are the greatest Cuba Gooding, Jr. roles of all time?" The greatest Cuba Gooding, Jr. performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous flicks like Jerry Maguire and Men of Honor appear on this Cuba Gooding, Jr. filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think the most powerful Cuba Gooding, Jr. role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 


 If you are a fan of Gooding, Jr.'s dramatic work, you might also enjoy our list of the best Denzel Washington movies and best Tom Cruise movies.

Cuba Gooding, Jr. is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Michael Bay, Ridley Scott and Simon Wincer. Cuba Gooding, Jr. has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Danny Glover and Halle Berry in terms of fame and success.

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Men of Honor Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cuba Gooding, Jr. Movies
Jerry Maguire Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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A Few Good Men Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Jack Nicholson

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Radio Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris, Debra Winger

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

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

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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story Cuba Gooding Jr., Kimberly Elise, Aunjanue Ellis

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Pearl Harbor Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck

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Coming to America Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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As Good as It Gets Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

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Snow Dogs Cuba Gooding Jr., James Coburn, Michael Bolton

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American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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The Fighting Temptations Beyoncé Knowles, Mickey Rooney, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Outbreak Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Dustin Hoffman

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Boat Trip Will Ferrell, Roselyn Sánchez, Roger Moore

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A Murder of Crows Cuba Gooding Jr., Tom Berenger, Mark Pellegrino

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Rat Race Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart, John Cleese

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Daddy Day Camp Cuba Gooding Jr., Tamala Jones, Brian Doyle-Murray

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What Dreams May Come Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Max von Sydow

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Gladiator Cuba Gooding Jr., Brian Dennehy, Ossie Davis

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Losing Isaiah Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Jessica Lange

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Norbit Eddie Murphy, Thandie Newton, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Shadowboxer Helen Mirren, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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The Hit List Cuba Gooding Jr., Cole Hauser, Michael Papajohn

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Red Tails Daniela Ruah, Bryan Cranston, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Chill Factor Cuba Gooding Jr., Hudson Leick, David Paymer

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Judgment Night Cuba Gooding Jr., Jeremy Piven, Emilio Estevez

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Lightning Jack Cuba Gooding Jr., Beverly DAngelo, Paul Hogan

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Dirty Cuba Gooding Jr., Brittany Daniel, Wyclef Jean

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Hardwired Val Kilmer, Cuba Gooding Jr., Tatiana Maslany

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The Land Before Time XIII: The Wisdom of Friends Sandra Oh, Cuba Gooding Jr., Rob Paulsen

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Instinct Anthony Hopkins, Kim Cattrall, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Linewatch Cuba Gooding Jr., Dean Norris, Omari Hardwick

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One in the Chamber Cuba Gooding Jr., Dolph Lundren, Louis Mandylor

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Home on the Range Steve Buscemi, Roseanne Barr, Judi Dench

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Ticking Clock Cuba Gooding Jr., Neal McDonough, Nicki Aycox

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End Game Angie Harmon, Burt Reynolds, James Woods

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Hero Wanted Cuba Gooding Jr., Ray Liotta, Norman Reedus

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Daybreak Cuba Gooding Jr., Omar Epps, Martha Plimpton

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What Love Is Cuba Gooding Jr., Anne Heche, Gina Gershon

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Wrong Turn at Tahoe Cuba Gooding Jr., Harvey Keitel, Leonor Varela

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The Devil's Tomb Cuba Gooding Jr., Ron Perlman, Henry Rollins

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Lies & Illusions Cuba Gooding Jr., Christian Slater, Al Madrigal

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Murder Without Motive Carla Gugino, Cuba Gooding Jr., Georg Stanford Brown

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Machete Kills Jessica Alba, Lady Gaga, Sofía Vergara

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Welcome to Hollywood Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, Will Smith

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Sacrifice Cuba Gooding Jr., Christian Slater, Kim Coates

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Love Letters in the Sand Cuba Gooding Jr., Kristy Swanson, Lee Majors

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The Way of War Cuba Gooding Jr., J.K. Simmons, Lance Reddick

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Harold Cuba Gooding Jr., Elizabeth Gillies, Ally Sheedy