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This list of the best Martin Lawrence movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Martin Lawrence has been captivating fans since he made his cinematic debut in Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing. The order of these top Martin Lawrence movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Martin Lawrence movies will be at the top of the list. Martin Lawrence has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Martin Lawrence movie of all time is. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Martin Lawrence movies?" and "What are the greatest Martin Lawrence roles of all time?"  The greatest Martin Lawrence performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Which comedian does he feed off the best? Do you like the movies where Martin Lawrence teams up with Eddie Murphy, or the ones where he costars with Will Smith? His old movies or his newest flicks? This Martin Lawrence filmography includes Bad Boys and Big Momma's House, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think Martin Lawrence's funniest role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Martin Lawrence's ability to combine comedy and action, you might want to check out our list of the best Will Smith movies and best Chris Tucker movies.

Notable directors that have worked with Martin Lawrence include names like Michael Bay, John Whitesell and Dennis Dugan.

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Bad Boys Will Smith, Téa Leoni, Martin Lawrence

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Blue Streak Martin Lawrence, Dave Chappelle, Octavia Spencer

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Bad Boys II Megan Fox, Will Smith, Dan Marino

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National Security Martin Lawrence, Eric Roberts, Jeff Ross

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Life Eddie Murphy, Poppy Montgomery, Martin Lawrence

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Nothing to Lose Kelly Preston, Tim Robbins, Martin Lawrence

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Big Momma's House Paul Giamatti, Martin Lawrence, Nia Long

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House Party Martin Lawrence, George Clinton, Paul O'Grady

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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Bobby Brown

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Black Knight Martin Lawrence, Tom Wilkinson, Daniella Alonso

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Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins Louis C.K., James Earl Jones, Martin Lawrence

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Bad Boys III Gabrielle Union, Martin Lawrence, Joe Pantoliano

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Wild Hogs John Travolta, Marisa Tomei, Martin Lawrence

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Boomerang Halle Berry, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock

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Big Momma's House 2 Kat Dennings, Chloë Grace Moretz, Martin Lawrence

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House Party 2 Queen Latifah, Martin Lawrence, Iman Abdulmajid

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Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son Martin Lawrence, Jessica Lucas, Sherri Shepherd

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Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat Nancy O'Dell, Dayna Devon, Mikki Padilla

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Death at a Funeral Zoe Saldana, Chris Rock, Peter Dinklage

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What's the Worst That Could Happen? Danny DeVito, Martin Lawrence, Bernie Mac

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You So Crazy Martin Lawrence

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Do the Right Thing Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Lawrence, Spike Lee

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Def Comedy Classics: Martin Lawrence Martin Lawrence, Chris Tucker, D. L. Hughley

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Rebound Martin Lawrence, Megan Mullally, Tom Arnold

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Open Season Ashton Kutcher, Debra Messing, Martin Lawrence

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College Road Trip Raven-Symoné, Martin Lawrence, Brenda Song

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Talkin' Dirty After Dark Martin Lawrence, Tommy Lister, John Witherspoon

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We Don't Die, We Multiply: The Robin Harris Story

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Before They Were Kings: Vol. 2 Martin Lawrence, Steve Harvey, Michael Colyar

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Boog and Elliot's Midnight Bun Run Ashton Kutcher, Martin Lawrence, Georgia Engel