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This is a list of the best Marlon Wayans movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available. As one of the masterminds behind the Scary Movie franchise, Marlon Wayans has become a go-to actor for great parody films. Marlon Wayans'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 Marlon Wayans movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Marlon Wayans movies will be at the top of the list. .

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Marlon Wayans movies?" and "What are the greatest Marlon Wayans roles of all time?" The greatest Marlon Wayans performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous movies like Requiem for a DreamWhite Chicks and more appear on Marlon Wayans filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think the best Marlon Wayans role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Marlon's humor or the Wayans bros in general, you may also enjoy our list of best Damon Wayans movies and best Anna Faris movies.

Stephen Sommers and Brian Robbins are among those who have directed Marlon Wayans at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Is Marlon Wayans your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Shawn Wayans and Jackson Rathbone films lists too.

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Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood Vivica A. Fox, Bernie Mac, Damon Wayans Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood is a 1996 American comedy film directed by Paris Barclay, and produced by Keenen Ivory Wayans, and also written by Wayans ...more

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White Chicks Evangeline Lilly, Jaime King, Jennifer Carpenter White Chicks is a 2004 American buddy cop comedy film written, produced and directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans, and also written and produced by Wayans brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans, who also ...more

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Scary Movie Carmen Electra, Anna Faris, Shannon Elizabeth Scary Movie is a 2000 horror comedy spoof film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans. It is an American dark comedy that heavily parodies the horror, slasher, and mystery genres. Several mid- and ...more

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Scary Movie 2 Anna Faris, Tim Curry, James Woods Scary Movie 2 is a 2001 American parody film and the second film of the Scary Movie franchise. Though part of the first Scary Movie '​s tagline read "...No sequel", this film's tagline ...more

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Little Man Kerry Washington, Rob Schneider, Tracy Morgan Little Man is a 2006 American crime-comedy film written, produced and directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans, and also written and produced by Wayans Brothers Marlon and Shawn Wayans, who also both ...more

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Mo' Money Stacey Dash, Bernie Mac, Damon Wayans Mo' Money is a 1992 American criminal comedy film directed by Peter Macdonald, and written by Damon Wayans, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Stacey Dash, Joe Santos, John Diehl, ...more

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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra is a 2009 American military science fiction action film based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise, with particular inspiration from the comic book and cartoon series G.I. ...more

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Requiem for a Dream Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, and Marlon Wayans. The film is based on ...more

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Norbit Eddie Murphy, Thandie Newton, Cuba Gooding Jr. Norbit is a 2007 American romantic comedy film directed by Brian Robbins, and written and produced by Eddie Murphy, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Thandie Newton, Terry Crews, ...more

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Senseless David Spade, Marlon Wayans, Kenya Moore Senseless is a 1998 American comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris and written by Greg Erb and Craig Mazin. The film stars Marlon Wayans, David Spade, and Matthew Lillard as college

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The 6th Man Marlon Wayans, Michael Michele, David Paymer The 6th Man, sometimes titled The Sixth Man, is a 1997 American sports comedy film directed by Randall Miller, starring Marlon Wayans and Kadeem Hardison. The film was released in the United ...more

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Above the Rim Tupac Shakur, Bernie Mac, Marlon Wayans Above the Rim is a 1994 American drama directed by Jeff Pollack. The screenplay was written by Pollack and screenwriter Barry Michael Cooper, from a story by Pollack and Benny Medina. Starring ...more

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I'm Gonna Git You Sucka Chris Rock, Jim Brown, Damon Wayans I'm Gonna Git You Sucka is a 1988 parody film of blaxploitation movies written, directed by, and starring Keenen Ivory Wayans. Featured in the film are several noteworthy African American actors ...more

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Dance Flick Marlon Wayans, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier Dance Flick is a 2009 American parody comedy movie directed by Damien Dante Wayans, written by many of the Wayans Family, and starring Shoshana Bush and Damon Wayans, Jr.. The film is a spoof of ...more

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Scary Movie 5 Lindsay Lohan, Charlie Sheen, Mike Tyson Scary Movie 5 is a 2013 American comedy film and the fifth installment of the Scary Movie franchise. It was distributed by Dimension Films, a division of The Weinstein Company. The film is ...more

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Marmaduke Emma Stone, Fergie, Kiefer Sutherland Marmaduke is a summer 2010 comedy film based upon long-running comic strip of the same name which features misadventures of Marmaduke, the loveable great dane dog and the family he lives with. ...more

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The Ladykillers Tom Hanks, J.K. Simmons, Bruce Campbell The Ladykillers is a 2004 American black comedy thriller film directed, written, produced and edited by the Coen brothers and starring Tom Hanks, with a supporting cast that includes J. K. ...more

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Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Michael Rapaport Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness is a 2006 animated comedy film directed by Shawn Wayans.

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Dungeons & Dragons Jeremy Irons, Marlon Wayans, Thora Birch Dungeons & Dragons is a 2000 fantasy film directed by Courtney Solomon and based on the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. Among the more notable features of the otherwise poorly ...more

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The Tangerine Bear Jenna Elfman, Howie Mandel, Marlon Wayans The Tangerine Bear is a 2000 animation film directed by Bert Ring.