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

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White Chicks


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 both starred in the lead roles. The film was released in the United States on June 23, 2004. The film was produced by Revolution Studios and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The plot revolves around whiteface drag, as two African American FBI agents disguise themselves as two Caucasian women. Despite negative critical reviews, the film was a financial success, earning $113.1 million worldwide against a budget of $37 million. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Evangeline Lilly, Jaime King, Jennifer Carpenter, Brittany Daniel, Terry Crews, + more

Initial Release: 2004

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

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#12 on The Funniest Black Movies Ever Made

#25 on The Best Buddy Cop Movies

#10 on The Funniest Comedy Movies About Cops

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Scary Movie


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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 late-'90s films and TV shows are spoofed, especially Scream, along with I Know What You Did Last Summer, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Sixth Sense, The Usual Suspects, The Matrix, The Blair Witch Project, and Dawson's Creek. The tagline reads "No mercy. No shame. No sequel.", the last reference being an ironic nod towards the tendency of popular horror movies becoming cash cow franchises. 2001 saw the release of Scary Movie 2, with the appropriate tagline "We lied". Later video covers of the first film ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Carmen Electra, Anna Faris, Shannon Elizabeth, Marlon Wayans, Regina Hall, + more

Initial Release: 2000

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

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#36 on The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned

#6 on Movies You Watched Behind Your Parents' Backs As A Kid

#2 on The Greatest Horror Parody Movies, Ranked

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Little Man


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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 starred in the lead roles. The film co-stars Kerry Washington, John Witherspoon, Tracy Morgan and Lochlyn Munro. The film was released in the United States on July 14, 2006. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Kerry Washington, Rob Schneider, Tracy Morgan, Anastacia, Molly Shannon, + more

Initial Release: 2006

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

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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 brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans, who also both starred in the lead roles. The film was released in the United States on January 12, 1996. Similar to I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, the film spoofs a number of black, coming-of-age, hood films such as Juice, Jungle Fever, South Central, Higher Learning, Do the Right Thing, Poetic Justice, New Jack City, Dead Presidents, Friday, and most prominently Boyz n the Hood and Menace II Society, all primarily released between 1988 and 1995, and also mixes the names ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Vivica A. Fox, Bernie Mac, Damon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, + more

Initial Release: 1996

Directed by: Paris Barclay

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#48 on The Funniest '90s Movies

#54 on The Best Movies of 1996

#13 on The Funniest Black Movies Ever Made

#7 on The Funniest Crime Parodies and Spoof Movies, Ranked

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