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The Best Mariah Carey Movies 

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

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

List includes Lovers & Haters, Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast and more.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Mariah Carey include names like Brett Ratner, Dennis Dugan and Spike Lee. If Mariah Carey movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Whitney Houston and Ashanti too.

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Mariah Carey, Padma Lakshmi, Terrence Howard

Released: 2001

Directed by: Vondie Curtis-Hall

Glitter is a 2001 American romantic musical drama film produced by 20th Century Fox and Columbia Pictures, starring Mariah Carey. The film was written by Kate Lanier and directed by Vondie ...more

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Mariah Carey, Mira Sorvino, Melora Walters

Released: 2002

Directed by: David Anspaugh

WiseGirls is a 2002 film starring Mira Sorvino, Mariah Carey and Melora Walters as waitresses working at a restaurant run by mobsters. It was directed by David Anspaugh and premiered at the 2002 ...more
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Mariah Carey, Lenny Kravitz, Paula Patton

Released: 2009

Directed by: Lee Daniels

Precious is a 2009 American drama film, directed and co-produced by Lee Daniels. Precious is an adaptation by Geoffrey S. Fletcher of the 1996 novel Push by Sapphire. The film stars Gabourey ...more

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Mariah Carey, Melissa Benoist, Lance Reddick

Released: 2008

Directed by: Aaron Woodley

Tennessee is a 2008 American drama film directed by Aaron Woodley, produced by Lee Daniels, and starring Ethan Peck, Adam Rothenberg, and Mariah Carey. Vivendi Entertainment has acquired all ...more
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Mariah Carey

Released: 1996

Directed by: Lawrence Jordan

Fantasy: Mariah Carey at Madison Square Garden is Mariah Carey's fourth DVD/home video release. It presents Carey performing live at the Madison Square Garden on October 10, 1995. The home video ...more
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#1's Mariah Carey

Released: 1999

#1's is Mariah Carey's sixth DVD/video release. A collection of the music videos of her U.S. number-one singles up to that time, the DVD was released in December 1999. A year before this, Carey ...more
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Mariah Carey: The Adventures of Mimi Mariah Carey

Released: 2008

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Mariah Carey

Released: 1992

Directed by: Lawrence Jordan

MTV Unplugged +3 is the second live DVD/video release by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey, released in the United States on June 26, 1992 by Columbia Records. Following the success of ...more
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Mariah Carey

Released: 1993

Directed by: Lawrence Jordan

Here Is Mariah Carey, also known simply as Mariah Carey or Mariah's Thanksgiving NBC Special, was Mariah Carey's third DVD/video release. It presents Carey performing live at Proctor's Theatre ...more
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Mariah Carey, Olivia Newton-John, Trey Lorenz

Released: 1999

Around the World is Mariah Carey's fifth DVD/home video release. The DVD showcases Carey traveling around the world as she explores and performs in various locations such as New York, and on her ...more
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Mariah Carey, Brooke Shields, Sarah Silverman

Released: 1999

Directed by: Gary Sinyor

The Bachelor is a 1999 romantic comedy film directed by Gary Sinyor and written by Steve Cohen. It is a remake of the 1925 film Seven Chances and stars Chris O'Donnell and Renée ...more

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VH1 Divas Live

Released: 1998

Directed by: Michael Simon

VH1 Divas Live is a 1998 tv movie written by Martin Lewis and directed by Michael Simon.
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Mariah Carey

Released: 1991

The First Vision is Mariah Carey's first video release. It is a collection of music videos, live performances, and behind-the-scenes footage detailing the creation of Carey's debut album Mariah ...more
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Kanye West, Mariah Carey, Roselyn Sánchez

Released: 2005

Directed by: Damon Dash

State Property 2 is a 2005 American crime film directed by Damon Dash and produced and distributed by Lions Gate Entertainment. A sequel to 2002's State Property, the film stars rap artists and ...more
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Luther Vandross: From Luther with Love Mariah Carey, Luther Vandross

Released: 2004

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Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast Mariah Carey, Bernard Shakey, Sheryl Crow

Released: 2005

Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast was a one hour, commercial-free benefit concert television special that aired simulcast worldwide on September 9, 2005 at 8 p.m. ET/CT live ...more
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Mariah Carey: Music Box Biographical Collection Mariah Carey

Released: 2005

This documentary charts the career of singer Mariah Carey, featuring interviews with the celebrated vocalist and footage taken from fans’ collections from across the globe.
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Mariah Carey: Definition of a Diva Mariah Carey

Released: 2006

For almost two decades, Mariah Carey has stood the tests of time. Through highly publicized failed relationships, rumors of emotional breakdowns, and speculation of a finished career due to ...more
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Patti Labelle: Live! One Night Only Mariah Carey, Patti LaBelle, Luther Vandross

Released: 2000

Patti Labelle: Live! One Night Only is a concert film.
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Shooter Series: Brett Ratner

Released: 2009

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Shooter Series: Brett Ratner is the 2009 film.
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Lovers & Haters Mariah Carey, Kali Hawk, Britten Kelley

Released: 2007

Directed by: Spike Lee

Lovers & Haters is a 2007 short comedy film directed by Spike Lee.