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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.

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  • Friday1
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    4

    Friday

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good

    Released1995

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial...  more
  • Enemy of the State2
    65
    4

    Enemy of the State

    Will Smith, Jack Black

    Released1998

    Directed byTony Scott

    Enemy of the State is a 1998 American spy-thriller about a group of rogue U.S. National...  more
  • Poetic Justice3
    57
    6

    Poetic Justice

    Janet Jackson, Keanu Reeves

    Released1993

    Directed byJohn Singleton

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

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  • Jerry Maguire4
    56
    8

    Jerry Maguire

    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu

    Released1996

    Directed byCameron Crowe

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

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  • Daddy Day Care5
    50
    2

    Daddy Day Care

    Eddie Murphy, Lacey Chabert

    Released2003

    Directed bySteve Carr

    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 Hate6
    49
    2

    A Thin Line Between Love and Hate

    Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan

    Released1996

    Directed byMartin Lawrence

    A Thin Line Between Love and Hate is a 1996 American dark comedy-romance film that was...  more
  • If Beale Street Could Talk7
    54
    10

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    Kiki Layne, Stephan James

    Released2018

    Directed byBarry Jenkins

    If Beale Street Could Talk is a 2018 American drama film directed by Barry Jenkins, based on...  more
  • A Cinderella Story8
    39
    4

    A Cinderella Story

    Hilary Duff, Jennifer Coolidge

    Released2004

    Directed byMark Rosman

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

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  • Our Family Wedding9
    36
    2

    Our Family Wedding

    America Ferrera, Forest Whitaker

    Released2010

    Directed byRick Famuyiwa

    Our Family Wedding is a 2010 comedy film directed by Rick Famuyiwa and written by Wayne...  more
  • Ray10
    28
    0

    Ray

    Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx

    Released2004

    Directed byTaylor Hackford

    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 Earth11
    34
    6

    Down to Earth

    Chris Rock, Wanda Sykes

    Released2001

    Directed byChris Weitz, Paul Weitz

    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 & Blonde12
    28
    6

    Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

    Reese Witherspoon, Sally Field

    Released2003

    Directed byCharles Herman-Wurmfeld

    Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Charles...  more
  • Boyz n the Hood13
    25
    4

    Boyz n the Hood

    Ice Cube, Angela Bassett

    Released1991

    Directed byJohn Singleton

    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 Back14
    22
    4

    How Stella Got Her Groove Back

    Whoopi Goldberg, Angela Bassett

    Released1998

    Directed byKevin Rodney Sullivan

    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 215
    18
    2

    If These Walls Could Talk 2

    Sharon Stone, Ellen DeGeneres

    Released2000

    Directed byAnne Heche, Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge

    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 Bully16
    22
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    The Ant Bully

    Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage

    Released2006

    Directed byJohn A. Davis

    The Ant Bully is a 2006 American computer-animated adventure fantasy comedy film written and...  more
  • Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous17
    17
    3

    Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

    Sandra Bullock, Dolly Parton

    Released2005

    Directed byJohn Pasquin

    Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous is a 2005 comedy film directed by John Pasquin,...  more

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  • Where the Truth Lies18
    16
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    Where the Truth Lies

    Marlee Matlin, Regina King

    Released1999

    Directed byNelson McCormick

    Where the Truth Lies is a 1999 drama and thriller TV movie written by Marshall Goldberg and...  more
  • Truth Be Told19
    19
    6

    Truth Be Told

    Regina King, Blair Underwood

    Released2003

    Directed byJeffrey W. Byrd

    Truth Be Told is a 2002 drama film directed by Jeffrey W. Byrd....
  • This Christmas20
    19
    8

    This Christmas

    Chris Brown, Idris Elba

    Released2007

    Directed byPreston A. Whitmore II

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

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  • Living Proof21
    16
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    Living Proof

    Amanda Bynes, Angie Harmon

    Released2008

    Directed byDan Ireland

    Living Proof is a 2008 Lifetime Television movie, directed by Dan Ireland, starring Harry...  more
  • The N-Word22
    16
    6

    The N-Word

    Whoopi Goldberg, Quincy Jones

    Released2004

    Directed byTodd Williams

    The N-Word is a 2004 documentary directed and written by Todd Larkins Williams. The movie, as...  more
  • Higher Learning23
    17
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    Higher Learning

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Singleton

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

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  • Mighty Joe Young24
    15
    6

    Mighty Joe Young

    Charlize Theron, Bill Paxton

    Released1998

    Directed byRon Underwood

    Mighty Joe Young is a 1998 Disney family film starring Bill Paxton and Charlize Theron and...  more
  • Damaged Care25
    11
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    Damaged Care

    Laura Dern, Regina King

    Released2002

    Directed byHarry Winer

    Damaged Care is a 2002 drama TV movie written by Ilene Chaiken and directed by Harry Winer....  more