What are the best Will Smith movies and TV shows?

Since his days as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air in the 90s, Will Smith has proven that he is the ultimate entertainer. From Bad Boys to Suicide Squad, this dynamic actor has brought it from the small screen to the movies. In this page, check out the best Will Smith movies and TV shows.

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    #1Men In Black

    Men In Black

    Men In Black is a sci-fi adventure comedy that follows the story of two secret agents with the duty of policing alien activities on planet Earth. The movie was released in 1997 and was directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.

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    Michelle Henderson
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "8 Six Degrees of Separation. MGM. ... 7 Independence Day. 20th Century Fox. ... 6 Hitch. Columbia Pictures. ... 5 I Am Legend. Warner Bros. ... 4 Enemy of the State. Buena Vista Pictures. ... 3 The Pursuit of Happyness. Columbia Pictures. ... 2 Men in Black. Columbia Pictures. ..."
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    #2The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is a comedy television series that features Will Smith, James Avery, and Alfonso Ribeiro. It was created by Andy and Susan Borowitz and ran from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996, on NBC.

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    Ángel Santos
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "The Fresh Prince series is Will Smith's original claim to fame, and unlike many mid-90s sitcoms, it really holds up! This series originally aired in 1990, and I grew up with it. I was really happy to re-watch it as an adult; there was a lot about the humor I didn't get as a kid. This is worth the watch!"
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    #3After Earth

    After Earth

    After Earth is an adventurous science fiction action motion picture that features Jaden Smith, David Denman, and Will Smith. It was directed and written by M. Night Shyamalan and premiered on May 1, 2013, in Tokyo, Japan.

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    Stephanie Reyes
    Written on September 24, 2019
    "Looks like Jaden Smith is gonna be a great actor like his dad too. Amazing movie which has a good story. Top 3 Will Smith movie all-time for me"
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    #4Seven Pounds

    Seven Pounds

    Seven Pounds is a romantic drama motion picture that features Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, and Woody Harrelson. It was directed by Gabriele Muccino and was written by Grant Nieporte. The film premiered on December 19, 2008, in Canada.

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    Anthony Grant
    Written on June 1, 2018
    "This is an amazing movie! I don't usually like dramas, but this is worth watching whether you like them or not. A friend told me about it & I'm so thankful he did. You will witness the highest form of selflessness in this movie as will smiths character finds people who are truly good (not just on the surface). Amazing!"
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    #5Bad Boys

    Bad Boys

    Bad Boys is a dramatic thriller motion picture that stars Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, and Lisa Boyle. It was directed by Michael Bay and written for the screen by Michael Barrie. The film premiered on April 7, 1995, in the United States.

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    Joe Wheeler
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "Bad Boys is one of many Will Smith Action Movies I'd recommend. It doesn't show his better acting from some other movies, but it's definitely a good watch."
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    #6Focus (2015)

    Focus (2015)

    Focus is a comedy, crime, drama film that was released in 2015. It was directed by Glenn Ficarra, and John Requa and starred by  Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Rodrigo Santoro.

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    Ronald Miller
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "Focus is a solid Will Smith movie, but by no means is it one of the best Will Smith movies, overall. It is a solid crime and comedy-based drama, but not a legendary project. I would recommend it. But it is not among the best of Will Smith."
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    #7I Am Legend

    I Am Legend

    I Am Legend is a dramatic science fiction horror motion picture that features Will Smith, Alice Braga, and Charlie Tahan. It was directed by Francis Lawrence and was written for the screen by Mark Protosevich and Akiva Goldsman.

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    Kevin Johnston
    Written on May 28, 2018
    "Will Smith is by far my favorite actor. I have seen all his movies and I am Legend is by far my favorite one. The movie has a great story and amazing special effects. If you love Will Smith go check this movie out. "
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    #8Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad is an action adventure fantasy movie that follows a group of some of the world's most dangerous criminals who are forced by the government to form a task force to save the world. It was directed by David Ayer in 2016.

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    Diane Coleman
    Written on September 24, 2019
    "Wish I had been a fan of Will Smith earlier but I've seen some of his early movies like Independence Day. All are amazing but this happens to be the one I really liked"
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    #9The Pursuit of Happyness

    The Pursuit of Happyness

    The Pursuit of Happiness is a biographical film based on the memoir of the same name by Chris Gardner. Released in 2006, the film was directed by Gabriele Muccino and was starred by Will Smith, Jaden Smith, and Thandie Newton.

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    朝江 游
    Written on March 8, 2019
    "Since i have watched this movie, i find life is simple with happiness, but most of people can not actually be happy due to the situation in real life , that's why we need to pursue it, we need to be motivative, be encouraged. We should not say give up easily like Chris Gardner played by Will Smith."
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    #10Ali

    Ali

    Ali is a biographical sports drama movie directed by Micahel Mann. Released in 2001, the film was based on the life of former Heavyweight World Boxing champion Muhammad Ali. It starred Will Smith, Jamie Fox, and Jon Voight.

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    Aaron Jones
    Written on September 24, 2019
    "A lot has changed since I watched this movie but Will Smith remains the same great actor. One of my favorite movies of him ever!!"
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    #11Independence Day

    Independence Day

    Independence Day is a movie where communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos. At first, people think that meteors are causing the interference, but it's later revealed that it's caused by a gigantic spacecraft with alien species.

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    Beverly Gonzalez
    Written on September 24, 2019
    "This movie and the first Men in Black made me a Will Smith fan and I am still one today. He's just good at everything he does"
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    #12Enemy of the State

    Enemy of the State

    Enemy of the State is a conspiracy thriller movie directed by Tony Scott starring Will Smith, Gene Hackman, and Jon Voight in 1998. This film follows the story of NSA agents conspiring to kill the U.S. Congressman Phil Hammersley. 

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    Dennis Torres
    Written on September 24, 2019
    "What could possibly go wrong with a Will Smith/Gene Hackman movie?? Yeah an all-time great movie and one of the top Will Smith movies I ever watched"
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    #13Hitch (2005)

    Hitch (2005)

    Hitch is a comedy, romance film directed by Andy Tennant. It was released in February 2005 with its lead actor portrayed by Will Smith. Other actors included in the film were Eva Mendes, Kevin James.

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    Sarah Dunn
    Written on May 31, 2018
    "Who can resist Will Smith at his good-natured and hysterically funny best? He's a truly nice man in this flick who uses his gifts to help the unfortunate, fairly undateable, "average" guy. Of course, along the way, He...meets the right girl for him. But misunderstandings, circumstances, and an outrageously funny cooking class, intervene to get in the way of love. It's a feel good--laugh hard--couple of hours of movie enjoyment. And If your husband can watch with you and maybe pick up a couple of Kevin James awesome dance moves? All the better! Eva Mendes makes a believable magazine journalist sufficiently jaded about guys and their 'lines', yet willing to take a chance on Will. And Amber Valleta is sweet and funny as the dream girl of the lowly accountant."

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Best What are the best Will Smith movies and TV shows
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Men In BlackMovies 20 Paid
2The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirTV Shows 18 Paid
3After EarthMovies 11 Paid
4Seven PoundsMovies 8 Paid
5Bad BoysMovies 7 Paid
6Focus (2015)Movies 6 Paid
7I Am LegendMovies 5 Paid
8Suicide SquadMovies 2 Paid
9The Pursuit of HappynessMovies 1 Paid
10AliMovies 1 Paid
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