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The Best Regina King Movies

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

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

List contains films like Mighty Joe Young and Where the Truth Lies.

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


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    Ice Cube, Meagan Good
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    Enemy of the State

    Will Smith, Jack Black
    Enemy of the State is a 1998 American spy-thriller about a group of rogue U.S. National...  more

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    Poetic Justice

    Janet Jackson, Keanu Reeves
    Poetic Justice is a 1993 drama/romance film starring Janet Jackson and Tupac Shakur with...  more

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    Jerry Maguire

    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu
    Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and...  more

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    Daddy Day Care

    Eddie Murphy, Lacey Chabert
    Daddy Day Care is a 2003 American comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and co-starring Jeff...  more

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    A Thin Line Between Love and Hate

    Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan
    A Thin Line Between Love and Hate is a 1996 American dark comedy-romance film that was...  more

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    If Beale Street Could Talk

    Kiki Layne, Stephan James
    If Beale Street Could Talk is a 2018 American drama film directed by Barry Jenkins, based on...  more
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    A Cinderella Story

    Hilary Duff, Jennifer Coolidge
    A Cinderella Story is a 2004 American teen romantic comedy film. The film stars Hilary Duff,...  more

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    Our Family Wedding

    America Ferrera, Forest Whitaker
    Our Family Wedding is a 2010 comedy film directed by Rick Famuyiwa and written by Wayne...  more
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    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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    Down to Earth

    Chris Rock, Wanda Sykes
    Down to Earth is a 2001 comedy film directed by Chris and Paul Weitz and written by Chris Rock...  more

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    Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

    Reese Witherspoon, Sally Field
    Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Charles...  more

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    Boyz n the Hood

    Ice Cube, Angela Bassett
    Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood drama film directed by John Singleton. Three young men...  more

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    How Stella Got Her Groove Back

    Whoopi Goldberg, Angela Bassett
    How Stella Got Her Groove Back is a 1998 romantic comedy film directed by Kevin Rodney...  more

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    If These Walls Could Talk 2

    Sharon Stone, Ellen DeGeneres
    If These Walls Could Talk 2 is a 2000 television movie in the United States, broadcast on HBO....  more

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    The Ant Bully

    Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage
    The Ant Bully is a 2006 American computer-animated adventure fantasy comedy film written and...  more
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    Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

    Sandra Bullock, Dolly Parton
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    Where the Truth Lies

    Marlee Matlin, Regina King
    Where the Truth Lies is a 1999 drama and thriller TV movie written by Marshall Goldberg and...  more
  • 19

    Truth Be Told

    Regina King, Blair Underwood
    Truth Be Told is a 2002 drama film directed by Jeffrey W. Byrd....
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    This Christmas

    Chris Brown, Idris Elba
    This year, Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the...  more

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    Living Proof

    Amanda Bynes, Angie Harmon
    Living Proof is a 2008 Lifetime Television movie, directed by Dan Ireland, starring Harry...  more
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    The N-Word

    Whoopi Goldberg, Quincy Jones
    The N-Word is a 2004 documentary directed and written by Todd Larkins Williams. The movie, as...  more
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    Higher Learning

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly
    Higher Learning is a 1995 American romantic drama film, directed by John Singleton, and...  more

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    Mighty Joe Young

    Charlize Theron, Bill Paxton
    Mighty Joe Young is a 1998 Disney family film starring Bill Paxton and Charlize Theron and...  more
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    Damaged Care

    Laura Dern, Regina King
    Damaged Care is a 2002 drama TV movie written by Ilene Chaiken and directed by Harry Winer....  more