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

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

List films include The Players Club, Chuck D's Hip Hop Hall of Fame and more.

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

Ice Cube has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Rob Cohen and Brian Levant. Movie fans who love Ice Cube have also been known to enjoy films starring Jay-Z and Mary J. Blige.

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Friday is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Friday Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Bernie Mac, Tiny 'Zeus' Lister Jr, and John ...more

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Boyz n the Hood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Boyz n the Hood Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr. Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood drama written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr., Morris Chestnut, Laurence Fishburne, Nia ...more

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Straight Outta Compton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Straight Outta Compton O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell Straight Outta Compton is a 2015 American biographical film directed by F. Gary Gray. The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and ...more

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Next Friday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Next Friday Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Mike Epps Next Friday is a 2000 American stoner comedy film, and the sequel to the 1995 film Friday. This is the first film to be produced by producer Ice Cube's film production company Cubevision. The ...more

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Friday After Next is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Friday After Next Ice Cube, Terry Crews, Katt Williams Friday After Next is a 2002 comedy film directed by Marcus Raboy, starring Ice Cube and Mike Epps. It is the third film in the Friday series, and the sequel to the 2000 film Next Friday. As of ...more

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21 Jump Street is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
21 Jump Street Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube 21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, executive produced by and starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, and scripted by Michael ...more

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Barbershop is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Barbershop Ice Cube, Eve, Janina Gavankar Barbershop is a 2002 American comedy film directed by Tim Story, produced by State Street Pictures and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on September 13, 2002. Starring Ice Cube, Cedric the ...more

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Ride Along is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Ride Along Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, Laurence Fishburne Ride Along is a 2014 American action comedy film directed by Tim Story and starring Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, John Leguizamo, Bryan Callen, Tika Sumpter and Laurence Fishburne. Greg Coolidge, Jason ...more

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Ride Along 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Ride Along 2 Olivia Munn, Kevin Hart, Ken Jeong Ride Along 2 is an upcoming 2016 American action comedy film directed by Tim Story and written by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, a sequel to the 2014 film Ride Along. The film stars Ice Cube, Kevin ...more

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Barbershop 2: Back in Business is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Barbershop 2: Back in Business Queen Latifah, Ice Cube, Eve Barbershop 2: Back in Business is a 2004 American comedy-drama film directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on February 6, 2004. A sequel to 2002's Barbershop, also ...more

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All About the Benjamins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
All About the Benjamins Eva Mendes, Ice Cube, Anthony Michael Hall All About the Benjamins is a 2002 American action comedy film directed by Kevin Bray, and starring Ice Cube and Mike Epps as a bounty hunter and repeat offender who join forces to find a group ...more

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Are We There Yet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Are We There Yet Ice Cube, Nia Long, Tracy Morgan Are We There Yet? is a 2005 American/Canadian road family comedy film directed by Brian Levant and starring Ice Cube. It was produced by Revolution Studios and distributed by Columbia Pictures. ...more

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Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Three Kings George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube Three Kings is a 1999 satirical war-comedy film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a gold heist that takes place during the 1991 Iraqi uprising against ...more

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Higher Learning is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Higher Learning Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly, Tyra Banks Higher Learning is a 1995 American romantic drama film, directed by John Singleton, and starring an ensemble cast. The film follows the changing lives of three incoming freshmen at the fictional ...more

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Lottery Ticket is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Lottery Ticket Ice Cube, T-Pain, Bow Wow Lottery Ticket is a 2010 comedy film directed by Erik White and starring Bow Wow, Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Keith David, Charlie Murphy, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Loretta Devine and Ice Cube ...more

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The Players Club is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
The Players Club Jamie Foxx, Ice Cube, Terrence Howard The Players Club is a 1998 American comedy/drama film written and directed by Ice Cube, who made his directorial debut and also has a small role in the film. The film stars Bernie Mac, Jamie ...more

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XXX: State of the Union is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
XXX: State of the Union Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe, Ice Cube xXx: State of the Union, released as xXx²: The Next Level outside the United States and Canada, is a 2005 action film directed by Lee Tamahori. It is a sequel to the 2002 film xXx. The film ...more

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Anaconda is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Anaconda Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube, Owen Wilson Anaconda is a 1997 adventure-horror film, directed by Luis Llosa, starring Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube, Jon Voight, Eric Stoltz, Owen Wilson, Kari Wuhrer and Jonathan Hyde. It centers on a film ...more

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First Sunday is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
First Sunday Ice Cube, Tracy Morgan, Katt Williams Durell (ICE CUBE) and LeeJohn (TRACY MORGAN) are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a ...more

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Are We Done Yet? is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Are We Done Yet? Magic Johnson, Ice Cube, Nia Long Are We Done Yet? is a follow-up to Revolution Studios’ hilarious 2005 family comedy Are We There Yet? and picks up where the last story left off. Now married to Suzanne (Nia Long), Nick Persons ...more

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The Longshots is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
The Longshots Ice Cube, Debby Ryan, Chloe Bridges The Longshots is a 2008 biopic family comedy-drama film sports movie based on the real life events of Jasmine Plummer, the first female to participate in the Pop Warner football tournament. The ...more

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Trespass is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Trespass Ice Cube, Ice-T, Bill Paxton Trespass is a 1992 action-crime-thriller movie directed by Walter Hill, starring Bill Paxton, Ice Cube, Ice-T, and William Sadler. Paxton and Sadler star as two firemen who decide to search an ...more

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Torque is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Torque Ice Cube, Christina Milian, Jaime Pressly Torque is a 2004 American action film about underground motorcycle gangs and racers. The film stars Martin Henderson, Ice Cube, Monet Mazur, Jaime Pressly, Will Yun Lee, Jay Hernandez, Max ...more

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Dangerous Ground is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Dangerous Ground Elizabeth Hurley, Ice Cube, Ving Rhames Dangerous Ground is a 1997 Action thriller film starring Ice Cube and Elizabeth Hurley. It was directed by Darrell Roodt and written by Greg Latter and Darrell Roodt.

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Murder Was the Case is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Murder Was the Case Snoop Dogg, Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre 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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XXX: The Return of Xander Cage is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
XXX: The Return of Xander Cage Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone xXx: Return of Xander Cage is a 2017 American action film directed by D. J. Caruso. Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) is left for dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, ...more

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Janky Promoters is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Janky Promoters Ice Cube, Young Jeezy, Mike Epps Janky Promoters is a 2009 comedy film, re-teaming Ice Cube and Mike Epps who play as "janky" promoters who book rapper Young Jeezy to play at their concert, only to fail at doing it ...more

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Ghosts of Mars is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Ghosts of Mars Ice Cube, Jason Statham, Natasha Henstridge John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars is a 2001 American science fiction action horror film composed, written, and directed by John Carpenter. The film stars Ice Cube, Natasha Henstridge, Jason ...more

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The Glass Shield is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
The Glass Shield Ice Cube, Ice-T, Elliott Gould The Glass Shield is a 1995 crime drama film starring Ice Cube, Michael Boatman and Lori Petty, directed by Charles Burnett.

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Beef II is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Beef II 50 Cent, Ice Cube, Method Man Beef II is a sequel to the 2003 documentary Beef, which continued to document the history of rivalries in hip-hop and rap music. Like its prequel, the film was executive produced by Quincy Jones ...more

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Beef is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Beef Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Ice Cube 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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Fist Fight is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Fist Fight Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Christina Hendricks Fist Fight is a 2017 comedy film directed by Richie Keen. It is a loose remake of the 1987 teen comedy film Three O'Clock High. After high school teacher Andy Campbell (Charlie Day) accidentally ...more

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Hip Hop Story: Tha Movie is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Hip Hop Story: Tha Movie Snoop Dogg, Sean Combs, Ice Cube

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Tha Westside is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Tha Westside Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Suge Knight

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Rampart Sigourney Weaver, Ice Cube, Steve Buscemi Rampart is a drama film released in 2011. Directed by Oren Moverman and co-written by Moverman and James Ellroy, the film stars Woody Harrelson. In the midst of the fallout from the Rampart ...more

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WC: Bandana Swangin: All That ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies

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Chuck D's Hip Hop Hall of Fame is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Chuck D's Hip Hop Hall of Fame Ice Cube, Ice-T, KRS-One

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Hip-Hop Laws of Success is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Hip-Hop Laws of Success Sean Combs, LL Cool J, Ice Cube

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Thicker than Water is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Ice Cube Movies
Thicker than Water Ice Cube, Big Pun, Fat Joe Thicker Than Water is a 1999 film starring a host of rappers and urban entertainers such as Fat Joe, Mack 10, Ice Cube, MC Eiht, Big Pun, and others. The film contains rappers from both the East ...more