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The Best Ja Rule Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different films, including Scary Movie 3 and Kurupt: G-TV.

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  • 1
    Back in the Day
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    Back in the Day

    Tia Carrere, Pam Grier

    Released2004

    Directed byJames Hunter

    Back in the Day is a 2005 Crime drama starring Ja Rule and Ving Rhames and directed by James... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Backstage
    20
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    Backstage

    DMX, Method Man

    Released2000

    Directed byChris Fiore

    Backstage is a 2000 documentary film directed by Chris Fiore, chronicling the 1999 Hard Knock... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Assault on Precinct 13
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    Assault on Precinct 13

    Maria Bello, Ethan Hawke

    Released2005

    Directed byJean-François Richet

    Assault on Precinct 13 is a 2005 action thriller film directed by Jean-François Richet,... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    The Fast and the Furious
    16
    4

    The Fast and the Furious

    Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

    Released2001

    Directed byRob Cohen

    The Fast and the Furious is a 2001 American street racing action film directed by Rob Cohen... more on Wikipedia

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    The Cookout
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    The Cookout

    Farrah Fawcett, Queen Latifah

    Released2004

    Directed byLance Rivera

    The Cookout is a 2004 comedy film, directed by Lance Rivera. It is co-written by and features... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Beef
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    Beef

    Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent

    Released2003

    Directed byPeter Spirer

    Beef is a 2003 film that documents the history of hip-hop feuds. The film's producers were... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jump-Off
    12
    2

    Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jump-Off

    Akon, Ja Rule

    Released2009

    Directed byThomas Gibson

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  • 8
    Don't Fade Away
    12
    2

    Don't Fade Away

    Mischa Barton, Ryan Kwanten

    Released2009

    Directed byLuke Kasdan

    Don't Fade Away is a 2011 coming-of-age drama film starring Mischa Barton and Ryan Kwanten.... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Nuthin' to Lose
    12
    2

    Nuthin' to Lose

    50 Cent, KRS-One

    Released2003

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  • 10
    Crime Partners
    16
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    Crime Partners

    Snoop Dogg, Ice-T

    Released2001

    Directed byJ. Jesses Smith

    Crime Partners is a 2003 crime fiction film written by Kenneth McGriff and directed by J....Amazon_watch buy button
  • 11
    Da Hip Hop Witch
    12
    4

    Da Hip Hop Witch

    Eminem, Vanilla Ice

    Released2004

    Directed byDale Resteghini

    Da Hip Hop Witch is a 2000 American horror/comedy film directed, produced and written by Dale... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Furnace
    12
    4

    Furnace

    Tom Sizemore, Danny Trejo

    Released2006

    Directed byWilliam Butler

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  • 13
    Fat Joe: Follow the Don
    12
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    Fat Joe: Follow the Don

    Sean Combs, Allen Iverson

    Released2003

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  • 14
    Slip N Slide: All Star Weekend
    10
    2

    Slip N Slide: All Star Weekend

    Busta Rhymes, R. Kelly

    Released2002

    Directed byGil Green

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  • 15
    Ja Rule: 2005
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    Ja Rule: 2005

    Ashanti, Ja Rule

    Released2005

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  • 16
    Scary Movie 3
    12
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    Scary Movie 3

    Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen

    Released2003

    Directed byDavid Zucker

    Scary Movie 3 is a 2003 American horror comedy film, which parodies the horror, sci-fi, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 17
    Smack: Vol. 1
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    Smack: Vol. 1

    Sean Combs, 50 Cent

    Released2003

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  • 18
    South Beach Raw
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    South Beach Raw

    Lil' Kim, Slick Rick

    Released2005

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  • 19
    Half Past Dead
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    Half Past Dead

    Steven Seagal, Ja Rule

    Released2002

    Directed byDon Michael Paul

    Half Past Dead is a 2002 American action film written and directed by Don Michael Paul in his... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    The Cookout 2
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    The Cookout 2

    Mike Tyson, Ja Rule

    Released2011

    Directed byLance Rivera

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  • 21
    Step Your Game Up: Part 5: The Journal Story
    6
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    Step Your Game Up: Part 5: The Journal Story

    50 Cent, Jayceon Terrell Taylor

    Released2008

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  • 22
    Wrong Side of Town
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    Wrong Side of Town

    Rob Van Dam, Dave Bautista

    Released2010

    Directed byDavid DeFalco

    Wrong Side of Town is a 2010 American action film written, produced and directed by David... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 23
    Just Another Day
    7
    4

    Just Another Day

    Ja Rule, Big Daddy Kane

    Released2010

    Directed byPeter Spirer

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  • 24
    Island Def Jam Recording Presents: #1 Spot
    6
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    Island Def Jam Recording Presents: #1 Spot

    LL Cool J, Ludacris

    Released2005

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    Kurupt: G-TV
    4
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    Kurupt: G-TV

    Ja Rule, Xzibit

    Released2002

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