The Best Dr. Dre Movies 

Updated June 11, 2019 189 votes 55 voters 12.2k views 30 items

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

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

This list contains films like Set It Off and Who's the Man?.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Dr. Dre movies?" and "What are the greatest Dr. Dre roles of all time?"

Dr. Dre has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Jay-Z and Busta Rhymes in terms of fame and success.

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Training Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dr. Dre Movies
Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

Released: 2001

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Training Day is a 2001 American thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua, written by David Ayer, and starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke. The story follows two LAPD narcotics officers over ...more

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Queen Latifah, Dr. Dre, Jada Pinkett Smith

Released: 1996

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Set It Off is a 1996 American action film directed by F. Gary Gray, and written by Kate Lanier and Takashi Bufford. The film stars Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox and Kimberly ...more

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Eminem, Shaquille O'Neal, Snoop Dogg

Released: 2001

Directed by: DJ Pooh

The Wash is a hip hop-styled film written and directed by DJ Pooh and starring Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and DJ Pooh, with appearances by Eminem, Ludacris and Xzibit. The film was released on November ...more

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Ice-T, Terrence Howard, Bernie Mac

Released: 1993

Directed by: Ted Demme

Who's the Man? is a 1993 thriller comedy film, directed by Ted Demme, in his feature film directing debut. The film stars Yo! MTV Raps hosts Doctor Dré and Ed Lover as its two main ...more

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Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

Released: 1992

Directed by: Ernest R. Dickerson

Juice is a 1992 American drama thriller directed by Ernest R. Dickerson, written by Ernest R. Dickerson and Gerard Brown. It stars rapper Tupac Shakur and Omar Epps. Additional cast members ...more

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Elizabeth Hurley, Michael J. Fox, Conan O'Brien

Released: 2003

Directed by: John Fortenberry

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Released: 2003

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Ice Cube, MC Ren, Antoine Carraby

Released: 1992

Niggaz4Life: The Only Home Video is a 1992 documentary film starring rap group N.W.A. The film was released on November 2, 1992 and was distributed by Priority Records. It featured groups behind ...more
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Snoop Dogg, Sean Combs, The Notorious B.I.G.

Released: 1995

Directed by: Brian Robbins

The Show is a 1995 documentary film about hip hop music. It was directed by Brian Robbins and featured interviews with some of hip hop's biggest names. Def Jam founder Russell Simmons stars in ...more
Up in Smoke Tour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dr. Dre Movies
Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube

Released: 2000

Directed by: Dr. Dre, Philip Atwell

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Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Ice Cube

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Spirer

Beef is a 2003 film that documents the history of hip-hop feuds. The film's producers were Peter Spirer, Casey Suchan and Denis Henry Hennelly and the executive producer was Quincy Jones III. It ...more
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Dr. Dre, Piper Perabo, Fat Joe

Released: 1999

Directed by: Marc Levin

Whiteboyz is a 1999 American film. The independent, limited release was written by Danny Hoch, Garth Belcon, Henri M. Kessler, Richard Stratton, and Marc Levin, and directed by Levin. The film ...more
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Sean Combs, E-40, MC Eiht

Released: 1997

Directed by: Peter Spirer

Rhyme & Reason is a 1997 documentary film about rap and hip hop. Documentary filmmaker Peter Spirer interviewed over 80 significant artists in rap and hip hop music. This documentary ...more
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Shady Talez Eminem, 50 Cent, Dr. Dre

Directed by: John Davis

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AZ: Back Off: The Mini Movie Dr. Dre, Nas, Foxy Brown

Released: 2003

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Dr. Dre

Released: 2001

Directed by: Gil Green

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Snoop Dogg, Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre

Released: 1995

Directed by: Dr. Dre, Ricky Harris, Fab Five Freddy, F. Gary Gray

Murder Was the Case is a 1994 short film and soundtrack album starring Snoop Doggy Dogg. The 18 minute film was directed by Dr. Dre and Fab Five Freddy and chronicles the fictional death of ...more
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Death Row Uncut Snoop Dogg, Daz Dillinger

Released: 2000

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Dr. Dre: The Attitude Surgeon

Released: 2003

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Bahama Hustle Ed Lover, Doctor Dré, Cassandra Lewis

Released: 2004

Directed by: Dwayne DC Coles

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Xzibit: Restless XPosed Snoop Dogg, Fred Durst, Xzibit

Released: 2001

Directed by: Philip Atwell

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Released: 2003

Directed by: Devin DeHaven

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Hip-Hop VIPs Snoop Dogg, Nas, Method Man

Released: 2002

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Released: 1993

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Tha Westside Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Suge Knight

Released: 2002

Directed by: Todd Williams