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The Best Jamie Foxx Movies

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List of the best Jamie Foxx movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jamie Foxx first entertained audiences with his hilarious characters on In Living Color in the early-1990s, but soon enough he made the transition to film. Jamie Foxx'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 Jamie Foxx movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jamie Foxx movies will be at the top of the list. Jamie Foxx has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jamie Foxx movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Jamie Foxx films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

With films ranging from Django Unchained to Ray, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jamie Foxx movies?" and "What are the greatest Jamie Foxx roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Foxx's award-winning performances, you might also enjoy our list of best Christoph Waltz movies and best Will Smith movies. If you loved Foxx as LIttle John, check out the best Robin Hood quotes to relive some of his best lines.

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    Booty Call

    Jamie Foxx, Vivica A. Fox
    Booty Call is a 1997 comedy film, written by J. Stanford Parker and Takashi Bufford, and...  more

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    Ali

    Will Smith, Jamie Foxx
    Ali is a 2001 American biographical film directed by Michael Mann. The film tells the story of...  more

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    Django Unchained

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington
    Django Unchained is a 2012 American revisionist Western film directed by Quentin Tarantino....  more

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    The Players Club

    Jamie Foxx, Ice Cube
    The Players Club is a 1998 American comedy/drama film written and directed by Ice Cube, who...  more

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    Ray

    Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx
    Ray is a biographical film focusing on 30 years in the life of rhythm and blues musician Ray...  more

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    Due Date

    Charlie Sheen, Robert Downey Jr.
    Due Date is a 2010 American comedy road film directed by Todd Phillips, co-written by Alan R....  more

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    Rio

    Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx
    Rio is a 2011 animated adventure comedy film directed by Carlos Saldanha and written by Don...  more

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    Stealth

    Jessica Biel, Jamie Foxx
    Stealth is a 2005 American science fiction action film starring Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel,...  more
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    Breakin' All the Rules

    Jamie Foxx, Gabrielle Union
    Breakin' All the Rules is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Daniel Taplitz. Inspired by...  more

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    Held Up

    Jamie Foxx, Roselyn Sánchez
    Held Up is a 1999 American comedy film starring Jamie Foxx and Nia Long....  more
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    Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story

    Jamie Foxx, Lee Thompson Young
    Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story is a 2004 television film starring Jamie Foxx and...  more
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    Law Abiding Citizen

    Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx
    Law Abiding Citizen is a 2009 American thriller film directed by F. Gary Gray from a...  more

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    The Great White Hype

    Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx
    The Great White Hype is a 1996 film directed by Reginald Hudlin. It stars Samuel L. Jackson,...  more

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    Miami Vice

    Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx
    Miami Vice is a 2006 American film about two Miami police detectives, Crockett and Tubbs, who...  more
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    Dreamgirls

    Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy
    Dreamgirls is a 2006 American musical drama film, directed by Bill Condon and jointly produced...  more

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    Project Power

    Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    Project Power is a 2020 American superhero film directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost. A...  more
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    Horrible Bosses

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey
    Horrible Bosses is a 2011 American black comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, written by...  more

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    Any Given Sunday

    Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino
    Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone depicting a fictional...  more

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    Collateral

    Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx
    Collateral is a 2004 American neo-noir film directed by Michael Mann from a screenplay written...  more

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    Toys

    Robin Williams, Jamie Foxx
    Toys is a 1992 fantasy comedy film directed by Barry Levinson and starring Robin Williams,...  more
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    Kane & Lynch

    Bruce Willis, Jamie Foxx
    Kane & Lynch is a film written by Bob DeRosa, Jieho Lee, Rock Shaink Jr., Kyle War and Skip...  more
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    All Jokes Aside

    Jamie Foxx, Eddie Griffin
    All Jokes Aside is a 2000 documentary about black comedians in Hollywood....  more
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    Shade

    Sylvester Stallone, Jamie Foxx
    Shade is a 2003 neo-noir crime drama starring Stuart Townsend, Gabriel Byrne, Thandie Newton,...  more
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    Valentine's Day

    Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift
    Valentine's Day is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall. The...  more

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