List of the best Whoopi Goldberg movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Whoopi Goldberg was appearing in her one-woman show on Broadway when Steven Spielberg cast her in her breakout role in The Color Purple in 1985. Whoopi Goldberg'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 Whoopi Goldberg movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Whoopi Goldberg movies will be at the top of the list. Whoopi Goldberg has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Whoopi Goldberg movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Whoopi Goldberg films to end the squabble once and for all.
If you think the best Whoopi Goldberg role isn't at the top, then vote it up so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Whoopi Goldberg performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
List includes Sister Act, Ghost and more.
"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Whoopi Goldberg movies?" and "What are the greatest Whoopi Goldberg roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Goldberg's comedy, you might also enjoy our list of best Robin Williams movies and best Billy Crystal movies. If you loved Goldberg as Tonia, check out the best Nobody's Fool quotes to relive some of her best lines.
- 50945The Color Purple is a 1985 American period drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on... more
- 53155Sister Act is a 1992 American musical comedy film directed by Emile Ardolino and written by... more
- 51453Ghost is a 1990 American romantic fantasy/crime thriller film starring Patrick Swayze, Demi... more
- 37641The Lion King is a 1994 American animated musical epic film produced by Walt Disney Feature... more
- 38365Jumpin' Jack Flash is a 1986 spy comedy film starring Whoopi Goldberg. The film was directed... more
- 37362Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit is a 1993 American comedy film loosely based on the life of... more
- 34253Corrina, Corrina is a 1994 American feature film set in 1959 about a widower who hires a... more
- 25137Rat Race is a 2001 American ensemble comedy film directed by Jerry Zucker, written by Andy... more
- 21730The Pagemaster is a 1994 American live-action/animated fantasy adventure film starring... more
- 20929Alice in Wonderland is a television film first broadcast in 1999 on NBC and then shown on... more
- 21433Racing Stripes is a 2005 American sports comedy-drama family film, directed by Frederik Du... more
- 24551How Stella Got Her Groove Back is a 1998 romantic comedy film directed by Kevin Rodney... more
- 19736Toy Story 3 is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, and the third film in the Toy... more
- 21549Clara's Heart is a 1988 American drama film, based on Joseph Olshan's acclaimed novel of the... more
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The MovieWhoopi Goldberg, John GoodmanRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie is a 1998 animated film about Rudolph the Red-Nosed... more
- 20751Boys on the Side is a 1995 American comedy-drama film directed by Herbert Ross. It stars... more
- 15830Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993... more
- 17941The Associate is a 1996 film starring Whoopi Goldberg, Dianne Wiest, Eli Wallach, Timothy... more
- 18145Burglar is a 1987 American comedy film directed by Hugh Wilson and distributed by Warner Bros.... more
- 19856Made in America is a 1993 comedy film released on May 28, 1993 by Warner Bros. starring Whoopi... more
- 17141Fatal Beauty is a 1987 American comedic action thriller film starring Whoopi Goldberg and Sam... more
- 14428The Lion King 1½ is a 2004 direct-to-video animated buddy film produced by Walt Disney... more
- 13929The Player is a 1992 American satirical film directed by Robert Altman from a screenplay by... more
- 16345Eddie is a 1996 American sports comedy film starring Whoopi Goldberg and Frank Langella. The... more
CinderellaWhitney Houston, Whoopi GoldbergCinderella is a 1997 American romantic musical fantasy telefilm produced by Walt Disney... more