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The Best Jada Pinkett Smith Movies

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

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

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  • Jason's Lyric1
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    Jason's Lyric

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Forest Whitaker

    Released1994

    Directed byDoug McHenry

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  • A Low Down Dirty Shame2
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    A Low Down Dirty Shame

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Salli Richardson

    Released1994

    Directed byKeenen Ivory Wayans

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  • The Matrix Reloaded3
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    The Matrix Reloaded

    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves

    Released2003

    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

    The Matrix Reloaded is a 2003 American science fiction action film, the first sequel to The... more on Wikipedia

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  • Set It Off4
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    Set It Off

    Queen Latifah, Dr. Dre

    Released1996

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Set It Off is a 1996 American action film directed by F. Gary Gray, and written by Kate Lanier... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Matrix Revolutions5
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    The Matrix Revolutions

    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves

    Released2003

    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

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  • Ali6
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    Ali

    Will Smith, Jamie Foxx

    Released2001

    Directed byMichael Mann

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  • The Inkwell7
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    The Inkwell

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Morris Chestnut

    Released1994

    Directed byMatty Rich

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  • Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted8
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    Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

    Jessica Chastain, Chris Rock

    Released2012

    Directed byEric Darnell, Tom McGrath, Conrad Vernon

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  • Bamboozled9
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    Bamboozled

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Mos Def

    Released2000

    Directed bySpike Lee

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  • Merry Madagascar10
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    Merry Madagascar

    Nina Dobrev, Chris Rock

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Soren

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  • Menace II Society11
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    Menace II Society

    Samuel L. Jackson, Jada Pinkett Smith

    Released1993

    Directed byAlbert Hughes, Allen Hughes

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  • Princess Mononoke12
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    Princess Mononoke

    Claire Danes, Gillian Anderson

    Released1997

    Directed byHayao Miyazaki

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  • Tales from the Crypt: Deadly Duo13
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    Tales from the Crypt: Deadly Duo

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Corey Feldman

    Released1995

    Directed byGilbert Adler

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  • The Women14
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    The Women

    Eva Mendes, Meg Ryan

    Released2008

    Directed byDiane English

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  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa15
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    Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

    Alec Baldwin, Fergie

    Released2008

    Directed byEric Darnell, Tom McGrath

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  • Madagascar16
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    Madagascar

    Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

    Released2005

    Directed byEric Darnell, Tom McGrath

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  • Scream 217
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    Scream 2

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Courteney Cox

    Released1997

    Directed byWes Craven

    Scream 2 is a 1997 American slasher film created and written by Kevin Williamson and directed... more on Wikipedia

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  • Return to Paradise18
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    Return to Paradise

    Joaquin Phoenix, Vince Vaughn

    Released1998

    Directed byJoseph Ruben

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  • Collateral19
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    Collateral

    Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx

    Released2004

    Directed byMichael Mann

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  • Maniac Magee20
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    Maniac Magee

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Rip Torn

    Released2003

    Directed byBob Clark

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  • The Nutty Professor21
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    The Nutty Professor

    Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett Smith

    Released1996

    Directed byTom Shadyac

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  • Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight22
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    Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Billy Zane

    Released1995

    Directed byErnest R. Dickerson, Gilbert Adler

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  • Reign Over Me23
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    Reign Over Me

    Adam Sandler, Liv Tyler

    Released2007

    Directed byMike Binder

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  • Woo24
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    Woo

    LL Cool J, Jada Pinkett Smith

    Released1998

    Directed byDaisy von Scherler Mayer

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  • If These Walls Could Talk25
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    Released1996

    Directed byCher, Nancy Savoca

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