The Best Della Reese Movies

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

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

This list contains films like Chasing Secrets and The Moving of Sophia Myles.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Della Reese movies?" and "What are the greatest Della Reese roles of all time?"
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  • A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
    1
    Martin Lawrence, Lynn Whitfield, Regina King
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Martin Lawrence
  • Emma's Wish
    2
    Della Reese, Joanna Kerns, Seymour Cassel
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Mike Robe
  • Chasing Secrets
    3
    Madeline Zima, Ossie Davis, Della Reese
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Bruce Pittman
  • Miracle in the Woods
    4
    Patricia Heaton, Anna Chlumsky, Sanaa Lathan
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Arthur Allan Seidelman
  • Anya's Bell
    5
    Della Reese, Kelly Rowan
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Tom McLoughlin
  • Harlem Nights
    6
    Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Eddie Murphy
  • Beauty Shop
    7
    Queen Latifah, Alicia Silverstone, Andie MacDowell
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Bille Woodruff
  • Dinosaur
    8
    D.B. Sweeney, Alfre Woodard, Ossie Davis
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Eric Leighton, Ralph Zondag
  • The Moving of Sophia Myles
    9
    Rue McClanahan, Della Reese, Robert Tinkler
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Michael Switzer
  • If I Had Known I Was a Genius
    10
    Sharon Stone, Whoopi Goldberg, Tara Reid
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Dominique Wirtschafter
  • Hallelujah
    11
    Arielle Kebbel, Zoey Deutch, Robbie Amell
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Michael Apted
  • A Match Made in Heaven
    12
    John Stamos, Estelle Getty, Olympia Dukakis
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Paul Wendkos
  • That Old Black Magic
    13
    • Released: 2002
  • Psychic Killer
    14
    Della Reese, Jim Hutton, Neville Brand
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Ray Danton
  • Tennessee Ernie Ford: His Life and Times
    15
    Rosemary Clooney, Della Reese
    • Released: 2004
  • Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
    16
    Whoopi Goldberg, Wesley Snipes, Heavy D
    • Released: 2004
  • Me Again
    17
    Ali Landry, Della Reese, Bruce McGill
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: David A. R. White, Jeffrey Peterson
  • Music Scene: The Best of 1969-1970: Vol. 2
    18
    Johnny Cash, Neil Diamond, Dusty Springfield
    • Released: 1969