The Best Eartha Kitt Movies  

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

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

Items include everything from The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story to Friday Foster.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Eartha Kitt movies?" and "What are the greatest Eartha Kitt roles of all time?"

Movie fans who love Eartha Kitt have also been known to enjoy films starring Aretha Franklin and Tina Turner.

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Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Eartha Kitt
St. Louis Blues is a 1958 American film broadly based on the life of W. C. Handy. It starred jazz and blues greats Nat "King" Cole, Pearl Bailey, Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, Eartha ...more
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Halle Berry, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock
Boomerang is a 1992 American romantic comedy film directed by Reginald Hudlin. The film stars Eddie Murphy as Marcus Graham, a hotshot advertising executive who also happens to be an insatiable ...more
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Sammy Davis, Jr., Eartha Kitt
Anna Lucasta is a 1959 film directed by Arnold Laven and written by Philip Yordan. It stars Eartha Kitt, Sammy Davis Jr., and Henry Scott. It is a remake of the 1949 version, which itself was an ...more
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Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Patricia Arquette
Holes is a 2003 American comedy-drama adventure film based on the 1998 novel of the same title by Louis Sachar, with Shia LaBeouf as the lead role of Stanley Yelnats IV and also starring Khleo ...more
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John Goodman, David Spade, Tom Jones
The Emperor's New Groove is a 2000 American animated buddy comedy film created by Walt Disney Feature Animation, the 40th film in Disney's animated features canon. It was directed by Mark ...more
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Rosie O'Donnell, Jane Lynch, Sean Young
This film is a 1993 thriller comedy film directed by Carl Reiner. It parodies the erotic thriller movie genre, which at the time had reached its commercial peak. The film stars Armand Assante as ...more
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Vanessa L. Williams, Eartha Kitt, Ben Vereen
And Then Came Love is a 2007 romantic comedy film that premiered at the Urban Film Series Festival in Washington, D.C. in June 2007. It then saw a limited theatrical release in Ridgewood, New ...more
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Eartha Kitt, Jim Varney, Ernie Fosselius
Ernest Scared Stupid is a 1991 American horror comedy fantasy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the fifth film to feature the character Ernest P. Worrell. It has ...more
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John Cleese, Mickey Rooney, Tim Robbins
Erik the Viking is a 1989 British comedy-fantasy film written and directed by Terry Jones. The film was inspired by Jones's children's book The Saga of Erik the Viking, but the plot is ...more
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Eartha Kitt, Frank Stallone, Don Lake
The Pink Chiquitas is a 1987 Canadian comedy film about a pink meteor that lands near a small town, turning its female residents into nymphomaniacs. The film was directed by Anthony Currie, and ...more
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Pam Grier, Eartha Kitt, Carl Weathers
Friday Foster is a 1975 blaxploitation film written and directed by Arthur Marks and starring Pam Grier in the title role. Yaphet Kotto, Eartha Kitt, Scatman Crothers and Carl Weathers ...more
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David Spade, Eartha Kitt, Wendie Malick
Kronk's New Groove, also known as The Emperor's New Groove 2: Kronk's New Groove, is a 2005 direct-to-video animated musical comedy film released by The Walt Disney Company on December 13, 2005. ...more
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Rosie O'Donnell, Michelle Trachtenberg, Danny Glover
Harriet the Spy is a 1996 film adaptation of the 1964 novel of the same name by Louise Fitzhugh, and starring Michelle Trachtenberg as the title character. This film was directed by Bronwen ...more
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Eartha Kitt, Kathy Najimy, Frank Welker
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story is a 1998 Disney live-action direct-to-video film based on Rudyard Kipling's book of the same name. The film chronicles the life of the boy named Mowgli from the ...more
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The Mark of the Hawk Sidney Poitier, Eartha Kitt, John McIntire
The Mark of the Hawk is a 1957 drama film, directed by Michael Audley with a screenplay by Lloyd Young and H. Kenn Carmichael. The film stars Eartha Kitt and Sidney Poitier.
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I Woke Up Early The Day I Died Christina Ricci, Tara Reid, Ron Perlman
I Woke Up Early the Day I Died is 1998 American camp comedy film written by Edward D. Wood, Jr.. The film, directed by Aris Iliopulos, stars Billy Zane, Stephan K. Gunter, Tippi Hedren, Ron ...more
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Eartha Kitt, Frankie Howerd, David Prowse
Up the Chastity Belt is a 1971 British film, a spin-off from the TV series Up Pompeii! that starred Frankie Howerd and was directed by Bob Kellett.
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Eartha Kitt, Thora Birch, Billy West
Escape from Cluster Prime is a one-hour animated television special, created by Rob Renzetti, and produced by Frederator Studios on Nickelodeon. It was based on characters from the Nickelodeon ...more
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Eartha Kitt, Patrick O'Neal
To Kill a Cop is a 1978 thriller television film directed by Gary Nelson.
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Synanon Stella Stevens, Eartha Kitt, Chuck Connors
Synanon is a 1965 drama film directed by Richard Quine. .
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Eartha Kitt, Gary Martin, Mark Jax
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Uncle Tom's Cabin Eartha Kitt, Herbert Lom, Mylène Demongeot
Uncle Tom's Cabin is a 1965 German film directed by Géza von Radványi. The film was entered into the 4th Moscow International Film Festival.
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Casbah Eartha Kitt, Peter Lorre, Yvonne De Carlo
Casbah is a musical film directed by John Berry, starring Yvonne DeCarlo and Tony Martin, and released by Universal Studios.
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On the One Patti LaBelle, Eartha Kitt, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
On the One is a 2005 film directed by Charles Randolph-Wright.
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Eartha Kitt, Djimon Hounsou, Reg E. Cathey
Ill-Gotten Gains is a 1997 drama film written and directed by Joel Ben Marsden.