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List of Della Reese Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Harlem Nights (1989)
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2
Harlem Nights
R
14
2

Harlem Nights is a crime comedy film which takes us to the 1930s. It tells the story of a New York City gambling house owner and his associates who face strong competition as well as problems from gangsters and corrupt policemen.

Starring:
Directed By:
2. The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)
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2
The Distinguished Gentleman
R
12
2

The Distinguished Gentleman is a crime comedy film which revolves around Thomas, a con artist, who shares a similar name with a politician, who has recently passed away. This becomes an advantage and Thomas decides to enter the political arena, and starts fooling people.

Starring:
James Garner, Eddie Murphy, Joe Don Baker, Victoria Rowell, Lane Smith
Directed By:
Jonathan Lynn
4. Beauty Shop (2005)
12
2
Beauty Shop
R
12
2

Gina is a hairstylist working at a salon, who decides to quit her job, to follow her dream of having her own beauty shop. Soon, she is successful and it becomes the best place for haircuts and for having conversations.

Starring:
Directed By:
Bille Woodruff
5. Psychic Killer (1975)
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2
Psychic Killer
PG
11
2
Starring:
Neville Brand, Julie Adams, Paul Burke, Nehemiah Persoff, Jim Hutton
Directed By:
Ray Danton
6. Me Again (2012)
10
2
Me Again
10
2
Role:
Muriel
Starring:
Bruce McGill, David A.R. White, Ali Landry, Andrea Logan White
Directed By:
David A.R. White, Jeffrey Peterson
7. Meant to Be (2012)
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3
Meant to Be
11
3
Role:
Mave
Starring:
Dean Cain, Erika Eleniak, Bradley Dorsey, Erin Sossamon
Directed By:
Bradley Dorsey
8. A Very Mary Christmas (2010)
10
2
A Very Mary Christmas
PG
10
2
Role:
Doris Dorkus
Starring:
Fred Willard, Cloris Leachman, Elliott Gould, Lainie Kazan, Linda Gray
Directed By:
Dan Gordon

TV Movie(s)

1. Voyage of the Yes (1973)
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2
Voyage of the Yes
13
2
Starring:
Skip Homeier, Beverly Garland, Desi Arnaz Jr., Mike Evans,
Directed By:
Lee H. Katzin
2. Nightmare in Badham County (1976)
13
2
Nightmare in Badham County
R
13
2
Starring:
Tina Louise, Robert Reed, Chuck Connors, Deborah Raffin
Directed By:
John Llewellyn Moxey
3. Cop on the Beat (1975)
11
2
Cop on the Beat
11
2
Starring:
Lloyd Bridges, Dane Clark, Dean Stockwell, Jim Backus, Pat Crowley
Directed By:
Virgil W. Vogel
4. Daddy's Girl (1973)
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3
Daddy's Girl
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3
Role:
Diane
Starring:
Eddie Albert, Alan Oppenheimer, Dawn Lyn, Helen Camp
Directed By:
Alan Rafkin
5. Hallelujah (2011)
14
3
Hallelujah
14
3
Starring:
Donal Logue, Zoey Deutch, Arielle Kebbel, Robbie Amell, Frances O'Connor, Brett Cullen
Directed By:
Michael Apted
6. The Secret Path (1999)
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4
The Secret Path
28
4
Role:
Honey
Starring:
Ossie Davis, Crystal Bernard, Ron White, Yvonne Zima
Directed By:
Bruce Pittman
7. Anya's Bell (1999)
14
3
Anya's Bell
14
3
Role:
Anya Herpick
Starring:
Tom Cavanagh, Kelly Rowan, Mason Gamble, Nancy McLoughlin
Directed By:
Tom McLoughlin
8. Christmas Angel (2012)
14
2
Christmas Angel
14
2
Role:
Elsie Waybright
Starring:
Tamera Mowry, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Teri Polo, Kevin Sorbo, Izabela Vidovic
Directed By:
Brian Herzlinger
9. Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1999)
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4
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years
12
4
Starring:
Diahann Carroll, Ruby Dee, Amy Madigan, Mykelti Williamson
Directed By:
Lynne Littman
10. Twice in a Lifetime (1974)
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2
Twice in a Lifetime
12
2
Role:
Flo
Starring:
Ernest Borgnine, Slim Pickens, Vito Scotti, Eric Laneuville
Directed By:
Herschel Daugherty
11. Miracle in the Woods (1997)
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3
Miracle in the Woods
TV-PG
16
3
Role:
Lilly Cooper
Starring:
Anna Chlumsky, Meredith Baxter, David Hunt, Patricia Heaton
Directed By:
Arthur Allan Seidelman
12. The Kid Who Loved Christmas (1990)
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2
The Kid Who Loved Christmas
11
2
Starring:
Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Esther Rolle, Ben Vereen, Charlie Murphy, Sammy Davis Jr., Michael Warren
Directed By:
Arthur Allan Seidelman
13. You Must Remember This (1992)
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3
You Must Remember This
11
3
Starring:
Roscoe Lee Browne, Vonetta McGee, Robert Guillaume, Tim Reid
Directed By:
Helaine Head
14. Dear Secret Santa (2013)
11
2
Dear Secret Santa
PG
11
2
Role:
Linda
Starring:
Tatyana Ali, Jordin Sparks, Ernie Hudson, Bill Cobbs
Directed By:
Peter Sullivan
15. Miracle at Gate 213 (2013)
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2
Miracle at Gate 213
9
2
Starring:
Louis Gossett Jr., Mackenzie Astin, Jaci Velasquez, Bruno Amato
Directed By:
Jeff Wood
16. Emma's Wish (1998)
9
3
Emma's Wish
TV-PG
9
3
Starring:
Joanna Kerns, William R. Moses, Harley Jane Kozak, Courtland Mead
Directed By:
Mike Robe
17. A Match Made in Heaven (1997)
9
2
A Match Made in Heaven
9
2
Role:
Katie Beale
Starring:
John Stamos, Estelle Getty, Olympia Dukakis, Kelly Rowan
Directed By:
Paul Wendkos
18. The Moving of Sophia Myles (2000)
11
2
The Moving of Sophia Myles
TV-PG
11
2
Role:
Sophia Myles
Starring:
Rue McClanahan, Earle Hyman, Yannick Bisson, John Beasley
Directed By:
Michael Switzer

Animation(s)

A Pup Named Scooby-Doo (1988)
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo
TV-G
Starring:
Jim Cummings, June Foray, Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Kenneth Mars
Dinosaur (2000)
Dinosaur
PG
Plot:

Dinosaur is an animated comedy film, which tells the story of a family of lemurs who raise an orphaned dinosaur. However, meteors ruin their green paradise, after which along with other herbivores, they try to find a home. 

Starring:
Billy West, Hayden Panettiere, Ossie Davis, Julianna Margulies, Ossie Davis
Directed By:
Eric Leighton, Ralph Zondag
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
TV-Y
Starring:
Tyra Banks, Jimmy Smits, Dave Chappelle, Will Smith, James Earl Jones, Rosie Perez, Katey Sagal
Directed By:
Vincent Waller, Anthony Bell, Bruce W. Smith, Ed Bell

TV Shows and Videos

Insight (1960)
Insight
Starring:
Martin Sheen, Peter Fonda, Eve Plumb, Jeanne Crain, Jerry Mathers, Bob Newhart, Nichelle Nichols
Directed By:
Richard C. Bennett, Paul Stanley, Hal Cooper, Ralph Senensky, Michael Ray Rhodes
Sanford and Son (1972)
Sanford and Son
TV-PG
Starring:
Lena Horne, Mary Wickes, Don Rickles, Dick Van Patten, John Amos, Scatman Crothers, Redd Foxx
Directed By:
Bob LaHendro, Stan Lathan, Alan Rafkin, James Sheldon, Peter Baldwin
Night Court (1984)
Night Court
TV-14
Starring:
Marion Ross, Pam Grier, Robert Englund, Lou Ferrigno, James Cromwell, Michael J. Fox, Fran Drescher
Directed By:
Jeff Melman, Jim Drake, Tim Steele, Alan Bergmann, Howard Ritter
The A-Team (1983)
The A-Team
TV-PG
Starring:
Ken Norton, Mr. T, Barry Van Dyke, Mako Iwamatsu, Isaac Hayes, Vanna White, Jim Brown
Directed By:
Gilbert M. Shilton, Christian I. Nyby II, Ron Satlof, Bruce Kessler, Arnold Laven
Police Story (1973)
Police Story
Starring:
Robert Carradine, Kim Richards, Kurt Russell, Joyce Bulifant, Todd Bridges, Don Johnson, David Cassidy
Directed By:
Virgil W. Vogel, Barry Crane, Richard Benedict, Alexander Singer, Michael O'Herlihy
Petrocelli (1974)
Petrocelli
Starring:
Rory Calhoun, Cindy Williams, William Shatner, Harrison Ford, Denver Pyle, John Ritter, Julie Kavner
Directed By:
Irving J. Moore, Herb Wallerstein, Joseph Pevney, James Sheldon, Leonard Katzman
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (1969)
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors
Starring:
Leslie Nielsen, Carl Reiner, Jack Klugman, Dina Merrill, Raymond Burr, Jane Wyman, Milton Berle
Directed By:
Jerry Lewis, Jeffrey Hayden, Daryl Duke, Leonard Horn, John Badham
The Young Riders (1989)
The Young Riders
Starring:
John Slattery, Cynthia Nixon, David Carradine, Josh Brolin, Stephen Baldwin, James Cromwell, Ty Miller
Directed By:
James Brolin, Virgil W. Vogel, James Keach, Lee H. Katzin, Joseph L. Scanlan
Medical Center (1969)
Medical Center
Starring:
Doris Roberts, Edward G. Robinson, O. J. Simpson, Louise Fletcher, Barbara Feldon, Erik Estrada, Jane Wyatt
Directed By:
Vincent Sherman, Earl Bellamy, Paul Stanley, Murray Golden, Michael Caffey
Picket Fences (1992)
Picket Fences
Starring:
Alan Ruck, Elisabeth Moss, Lauren Holly, Alyson Hannigan, Michelle Pfeiffer, Paul Winfield, Tom Skerritt
Directed By:
Michael Schultz, Bethany Rooney, Michael Pressman, James Frawley, Alan Myerson
Getting Together (1971)
Getting Together
Starring:
Rob Reiner, Cindy Williams, Pat Carroll, Bobby Sherman, Jack Burns, Wes Stern
Directed By:
Richard Kinon, Lou Antonio, Ralph Senensky, Jerry Belson, Paul Junger Witt
MacGyver (1985)
MacGyver
TV-PG
Starring:
Ben Stein, Shawn Wayans, Jason Priestley, Traci Lords, Abe Vigoda, Tia Carrere, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Directed By:
Charles Correll, William Gereghty, Michael Vejar, Michael Caffey, Cliff Bole
Detroit 1-8-7 (2010)
Detroit 1-8-7
TV-14
Starring:
Michael K. Williams, Michael Kenneth Williams, Dee Wallace, James McDaniel, Michael Imperioli
Crazy Like a Fox (1984)
Crazy Like a Fox
Starring:
Jonathan Banks, Edd Byrnes, George Clooney, Jane Kaczmarek, Sorrell Booke, Claude Akins, Robert Reed
Directed By:
Stuart Margolin, Vincent McEveety, Michael Lange, Paul Krasny, Marc Daniels
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975)
Welcome Back, Kotter
TV-PG
Starring:
James Woods, Gabe Kaplan, John Travolta, George Carlin, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes
Directed By:
Bob LaHendro, Norman Abbott, Bill Hobin, Bob Claver, James Komack
Mama Flora's Family (1998)
Mama Flora's Family
Starring:
Terrence Howard, Shemar Moore, DJ Qualls, Queen Latifah, Cicely Tyson, Mario Van Peebles, Blair Underwood
Directed By:
Peter Werner
Dream On (1990)
Dream On
Starring:
Mimi Rogers, Elisabeth Shue, Salma Hayek, Jason Alexander, Teri Garr, Eva Gabor, Adrienne Barbeau
Directed By:
Betty Thomas, John Landis, Ron Wolotzky, Arlene Sanford, Bethany Rooney
McCloud (1970)
McCloud
Starring:
Farrah Fawcett, Bernadette Peters, Patrick Wayne, Carl Weathers, Steve Allen, Danny Thomas, Britt Ekland
Directed By:
E.W. Swackhamer, Ron Satlof, Bruce Kessler, Russ Mayberry, Lou Antonio
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (2014)
Signed, Sealed, Delivered
Role:
Cora Brandt (2 episodes, 2014)
Starring:
Valerie Bertinelli, Carol Burnett, Marilu Henner, Eric Mabius, Kristin Booth, Crystal Lowe
Directed By:
Mike Rohl, Kevin Fair, Lynne Stopkewich, Scott Smith
The Mod Squad (1968)
The Mod Squad
Starring:
Lesley Ann Warren, Veronica Cartwright, Ray Walston, Vincent Price, Keenan Wynn, Andy Griffith, Robert Duvall
Directed By:
Gene Nelson, Robert Michael Lewis, Earl Bellamy, George McCowan, Jerry Jameson
Married People (1990)
Married People
Starring:
Elizabeth Berkley, Pamela Anderson, Bess Armstrong, Ray Aranha, Chris Young, Jay Thomas
Directed By:
Will Mackenzie, Asaad Kelada
The Rookies (1972)
The Rookies
Starring:
Amy Irving, Eric Braeden, Elinor Donahue, Nick Nolte, Jim Nabors, Sissy Spacek, John Carradine
Directed By:
Phil Bondelli, E.W. Swackhamer, Leonard Horn, Harry Falk, Gene Nelson
ABC Afterschool Specials (1972)
ABC Afterschool Specials
Starring:
Ron Leibman, Meagan Good, Ed Begley Jr., Kyra Sedgwick, Lisa Bonet, Adam Sandler, Scott Baio
Directed By:
Larry Elikann, Arthur Allan Seidelman, Richard C. Bennett, Robert Fuest, Robert C. Thompson
Chico and the Man (1974)
Chico and the Man
TV-G
Role:
Della Rogers / ... (27 episodes, 1975-1978)
Starring:
Shelley Winters, Alice Ghostley, George Takei, Scatman Crothers, Pat Morita, Freddie Prinze, Ted Cassidy
It Takes Two (1982)
It Takes Two
Starring:
Anthony Edwards, Helen Hunt, Scatman Crothers, Billie Bird, Richard Crenna
Joe Forrester (1975)
Joe Forrester
Starring:
Sal Mineo, Bob Crane, George Dzundza, Erik Estrada, Lloyd Bridges, Maureen McCormick, Pat Crowley
Directed By:
Jerry London, Alexander Singer, Reza Badiyi, Alex March, Alf Kjellin
Police Woman (1974)
Police Woman
Starring:
Debra Winger, Danny DeVito, Nipsey Russell, Mark Harmon, Angie Dickinson, Larry Hagman, Brian Dennehy
Directed By:
Alvin Ganzer, John Newland, Barry Shear, David Moessinger, Corey Allen
Promised Land (1996)
Promised Land
Starring:
Emile Davenport Hirsch, Joe Walsh, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Selma Blair, James Brolin, Milo Ventimiglia, Lee Majors
Directed By:
Victor Lobl, Stuart Margolin, Burt Brinckerhoff, Alan J. Levi, Jim Johnston
The Royal Family (1991)
The Royal Family
Role:
Victoria Royal (15 episodes, 1991-1992)
Starring:
Naya Rivera, Jackée Harry, Mariann Aalda, Sylver Gregory, Larenz Tate
Directed By:
Shelley Jensen, Jack Shea
L.A. Law (1986)
L.A. Law
Starring:
Bryan Cranston, Jeffrey Tambor, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kevin Spacey, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jerry Stiller, William H. Macy
Directed By:
Win Phelps, Elodie Keene, Tom Moore, Rick Wallace, Mark Tinker
Designing Women (1986)
Designing Women
Starring:
Mary Ann Mobley, Patrick Warburton, Jean Smart, Scott Bakula, Dolly Parton, Hal Holbrook, Adam Goldberg
Directed By:
David Steinberg, Barnet Kellman, Ellen Gittelsohn, David Trainer, Matthew Diamond
Charlie & Co. (1985)
Charlie & Co.
TV-G
Starring:
Flip Wilson, Kristoff St. John, Gladys Knight, Fran Robinson
The Love Boat (1977)
The Love Boat
TV-G
Starring:
Charles Nelson Reilly, Dorothy McGuire, Melissa Gilbert, Sherman Hemsley, Lillian Gish, Olivia de Havilland, Rosey Grier
Directed By:
Richard Kinon, Roger Duchowny, Robert Scheerer, Allen Baron, Ted Lange
227 (1985)
227
TV-PG
Starring:
Gary Coleman, Phyllis Diller, Kelsey Grammer, Angela Bassett, Rob Schneider, Kim Fields, Sherman Hemsley
Directed By:
Gerren Keith, Arlando Smith, Tony Singletary, Ellen Gittelsohn, Oz Scott
That's So Raven (2003)
That's So Raven
TV-G
Starring:
Cole Sprouse, Adrienne Bailon, Dylan Sprouse, Brenda Song, Haylie Duff, Cyndi Lauper, Rae Dawn Chong
Directed By:
Rich Correll, Lee Shallat Chemel, John Tracy, Gerren Keith, Matthew Diamond
Touched by an Angel (1994)
Touched by an Angel
TV-G
Role:
Tess (211 episodes, 1994-2003)
Starring:
Diane Ladd, Gavin MacLeod, Celine Dion, Jean Stapleton, Joel Grey, Patrick Duffy, Rita Moreno
Directed By:
Peter H. Hunt, Timothy Van Patten, Victor Lobl, Bethany Rooney, Stuart Margolin
The Young and the Restless (1973)
The Young and the Restless
TV-14
Starring:
Lyndsy Fonseca, David Hasselhoff, Eric Roberts, Alex D. Linz, Susan Olsen, Monica Potter, Tom Selleck
Directed By:
Sally McDonald, Mike Denney, Dean Lamont, Owen Renfroe, Conal O'Brien