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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.

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  • 1

    A Thin Line Between Love and Hate

    Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan
    38
    0

    Released1996

    Directed byMartin Lawrence

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  • 2

    Miracle in the Woods

    Patricia Heaton, Anna Chlumsky
    39
    6

    Released1997

    Directed byArthur Allan Seidelman

    Miracle in the Woods is a 1997 film directed by Arthur Allan Seidelman....  more
  • 3

    Beauty Shop

    Queen Latifah, Alicia Silverstone
    30
    2

    Released2005

    Directed byBille Woodruff

    Beauty Shop is a 2005 American comedy film directed by Bille Woodruff, and a spin-off from the Barbershop full franchise. A hairstylist (Queen Latifah) looks to prove to her former boss that she has...  more

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  • 4

    Anya's Bell

    Della Reese, Kelly Rowan
    31
    6

    Released1999

    Directed byTom McLoughlin

    Anya's Bell is a television film that aired on CBS on October 31, 1999, starring Della Reese as Anya Herpick....  more
  • 5

    Emma's Wish

    Della Reese, Joanna Kerns
    18
    0

    Released1998

    Directed byMike Robe

    Emma's Wish is a 1998 TV movie directed by Mike Robe. It first aired on CBS on October 18, 1998 and stars Joanna Kerns as an older woman that finds that her wish to be younger has been granted....  more
  • 6

    If I Had Known I Was a Genius

    Sharon Stone, Whoopi Goldberg
    17
    2

    Released2007

    Directed byDominique Wirtschafter

    If I Had Known I Was a Genius is a film directed by Dominique Wirtschafter and written by Markus Redmond. The film premiered January 23, 2007 at the Sundance Film Festival....  more
  • 7

    Chasing Secrets

    Madeline Zima, Ossie Davis
    25
    12

    Released1999

    Directed byBruce Pittman

    Chasing Secrets is a 1999 drama film directed by Bruce Pittman....  more
  • 8

    Hallelujah

    Arielle Kebbel, Zoey Deutch
    13
    0

    Released2011

    Directed byMichael Apted

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  • 9

    Harlem Nights

    Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor
    16
    4

    Released1989

    Directed byEddie Murphy

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  • 10

    Tennessee Ernie Ford: His Life and Times

    Rosemary Clooney, Della Reese
    6
    0

    Released2004

  • 11

    Psychic Killer

    Della Reese, Jim Hutton
    5
    0

    Released1975

    Directed byRay Danton

    Psychic Killer is a 1975 thriller and horror film written by Greydon Clark, Mikel Angel and Ray Danton and directed by Ray Danton....  more
  • 12

    A Match Made in Heaven

    John Stamos, Estelle Getty
    13
    2

    Released1997

    Directed byPaul Wendkos

    A Match Made in Heaven is a 1997 television movie inspired by actual events. It is about a dying widow who plays matchmaker to her 32-year-old unmarried son and sets him up with a nurse that she...  more
  • 13

    Me Again

    Ali Landry, Della Reese
    4
    0

    Released2012

    Directed byDavid A. R. White, Jeffrey Peterson

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  • 14

    That Old Black Magic

    Della Reese
    11
    2

    Released2002

  • 15

    Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child

    Whoopi Goldberg, Wesley Snipes
    2
    0

    Released2004

  • 16

    The Moving of Sophia Myles

    Rue McClanahan, Della Reese
    6
    1

    Released2000

    Directed byMichael Switzer

  • 17

    Dinosaur

    Hayden Panettiere, Julianna Margulies
    6
    2

    Released2000

    Directed byRalph Zondag, Eric Leighton

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  • 18

    Music Scene: The Best of 1969-1970: Vol. 2

    Johnny Cash, Neil Diamond
    4
    6

    Released1969