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List of Whoopi Goldberg Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Color Purple (1985)
100
8
The Color Purple
PG-13
100
8

The Color Purple tells the story of a black woman growing up in the early 1900s, who was impregnated by her own father at the age of 14. The film explores her hardships and struggles over the next 30 years. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Celie Johnson
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Danny Glover, Rae Dawn Chong, Margaret Avery, Oprah Winfrey, Willard E. Pugh
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
2. Ghost (1990)
103
2
Ghost
PG-13
103
2

Sam Wheat, a banker is killed in front of his girlfriend Molly Jensen, a potter, in an apparent mugging gone wrong, arranged by his co-worker Carl Brunner. Now a ghost, only able to communicate through psychic Oda Mae Brown, Sam must bring Carl to justice and save Molly. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Oda Mae Brown
Director:
Jerry Zucker
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
3. Sister Act (1992)
107
4
Sister Act
PG
107
4

When lounge singer, Deloris, witnesses her gangster boyfriend execute an informant, she is put under witness protection and sent to a rundown convent in San Francisco. Initially a misfit, she soon befriends other nuns and becomes the director of the choir. Under her guidance, it becomes very popular, inviting the attention of her former boyfriend, who has put a bounty on her head.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Deloris
Director:
Emile Ardolino
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Crime, Music
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Mary Wickes, Harvey Keitel, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena
4. Corrina, Corrina (1994)
90
7
Corrina, Corrina
PG
90
7

Manny’s wife’s passes away, and he is in need of a nanny to care for his daughter Molly, as his job keeps him quite busy. It also appears that Molly is unable to speak as a result of her mother passing away. A woman named Corrina applies for the position, and Manny decides to hire her. He soon sees that Corrina is able to develop a bond with his daughter very quickly, and can communicate with her without the need for her to speak.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jessie Nelson
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Liotta, Don Ameche, Joan Cusack, Tina Majorino, Lucy Webb, Erica Yohn
5. Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)
91
5
Jumpin' Jack Flash
R
91
5

Terry is a bank employee who works with computers and talks with others routinely through it. Things take a turn when one day, she connects with a mysterious user named Jumpin’ Jack Flash, and she receives a coded message from him. She manages to decode it and learns that he is a secret agent trapped behind enemy lines.

As:
Cast
Role:
Terry Doolittle
Director:
Penny Marshall
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Garry Marshall, Jim Belushi, Phil Hartman, Jonathan Pryce, John Wood, Stephen Collins, Carol Kane
6. Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
94
2
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
PG
94
2

This comedy film tells the story of showgirl Delores who once again returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music at a Catholic school. However, she must also not only defend the school from closing down, but fend off a few adamant monks as well. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Deloris
Director:
Bill Duke
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Family
7. A Very Sordid Wedding (2017)
28
9
A Very Sordid Wedding
28
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Abernatha Coleman
Director:
Del Shores
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bonnie Bedelia, Dale Dickey, Leslie Jordan, Aleks Paunovic
8. The Long Walk Home (1990)
55
6
The Long Walk Home
PG
55
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Odessa Cotter
Director:
Richard Pearce
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Ving Rhames, Mary Steenburgen, Sissy Spacek, Dwight Schultz, Dylan Baker
9. Clara's Heart (1988)
74
6
Clara's Heart
PG-13
74
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Clara Mayfield
Director:
Robert Mulligan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Neil Patrick Harris, Michael Ontkean, Kathleen Quinlan, Spalding Gray
10. Girl, Interrupted (1999)
46
4
Girl, Interrupted
R
46
4

This psychological drama, based on author Susanna Kaysen's memoir, is an account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown when she was 18 years old. Diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, she struggles to cope with her stay at the institution with fellow patients, especially the controlling sociopath Lisa.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Drama, Biography
13. Boys on the Side (1995)
52
4
Boys on the Side
R
52
4

When Robin puts out an advertisement, stating that she is searching for a companion to accompany her on a cross country expedition to California, the advertisement is answered by a girl named Jane. They begin their journey, and on their way, they are joined by Holly, Jane’s friend. Soon, all three become close friends.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jane
Director:
Herbert Ross
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
14. The Celluloid Closet (1995)
22
6
The Celluloid Closet
R
22
6

The Celluloid Closet is a documentary film which highlights the historical context that LGBT people have occupied in the history of cinema in North America.

As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Lily Tomlin, Tony Curtis, Arthur Laurents, Armistead Maupin
15. Sarafina! (1992)
44
4
Sarafina!
PG-13
44
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Masembuko
Director:
Darrell Roodt
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
John Kani, Leleti Khumalo, Miriam Makeba, Dumisani Dlamini
16. The Muppets (2011)
31
6
The Muppets
TV-PG
31
6

Tex Richman, a materialistic oil tycoon, plans to take down the Muppet Theater to drill for oil. When ardent Muppet fan, Walter, his human-brother, Gary, and his girlfriend Mary learn about this, they search for the separated Muppets and help Kermit the Frog bring all Muppets together for ‘The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever’ to raise $10 million required to save their theater.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Musical, Comedy
17. The Player (1992)
22
7
The Player
TV-MA
22
7

The Player is an American satirical black comedy film, which tells the story of Hollywood film producer Griffin Mill, who starts receiving threats anonymously. However, he is certain that David, a scriptwriter is behind it. He invites the latter to sort things out, but things take an ugly turn, and he ends up murdering him.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Avery
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Comedy
18. The Little Rascals (1994)
42
4
The Little Rascals
PG
42
4

The Little Rascals is an American comedy film, which tells the story of a womanizing man, who is trying to woo a girl he likes. However, his friends attempt to sabotage their relationship. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Penelope Spheeris
Genres:
Romance, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mel Brooks, Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Daryl Hannah, Courtland Mead, Travis Tedford
19. For Colored Girls (2010)
49
7
For Colored Girls
R
49
7

A group of black women, residing in a Harlem apartment building in New York go through heartbreak, personal crises and other challenges. Crystal, Jo and Juanita are bound together by their experiences in life, as they try to get over an abused lover, a secret double life and love-life balance respectively.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Thandie Newton, Kerry Washington, Kimberly Elise, Loretta Devine
20. Rat Race (2001)
39
7
Rat Race
PG-13
39
7

Eccentric business magnate Donald Sinclair devises a race from Las Vegas to Silver City, Mexico, for the high rollers of his Las Vegas Casino. The US $2 million prize money is kept in a train station locker but the journey proves to be more than what the contestants can handle. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jerry Zucker
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy
21. How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
55
7
How Stella Got Her Groove Back
R
55
7

Adapted from a best-selling novel of the same name, this romantic comedy drama film tells the story of Stella, a stock broker, who gets so busy with her work, that she has forgotten to actually experience life. She is soon persuaded by her friend to go on a vacation, where she finds love in a man younger than her by 20 years.

As:
Cast
Role:
Delilah Abraham
Director:
Kevin Rodney Sullivan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Angela Bassett, Taye Diggs, Victor Garber, Regina King, Suzzanne Douglas
22. Fatal Beauty (1987)
54
3
Fatal Beauty
R
54
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Rita Rizzoli
Director:
Tom Holland
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Harris Yulin, Rubén Blades, John P. Ryan
23. Eddie (1996)
55
4
Eddie
PG-13
55
4

Eddie is a sports comedy film which tells the story of a girl named Edwina aka Eddie who is a huge fan of the New York Knicks basketball team. Her life takes a turn when she wins a contest and becomes their honorary assistant coach. Over time, she manages to impress the owner of the team, and he decides to replace the head coach with Eddie.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie
Director:
Steve Rash
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Rick Fox, Jerry Seinfeld, Frank Langella, Richard Jenkins, Dennis Farina, Lisa Ann Walter
24. Star Trek: Generations (1994)
30
11
Star Trek: Generations
PG
30
11

During a rescue mission to save two El-Aurian ships, Captain James T. Kirk is left behind in an energy field and presumed dead while trying to save the USS Enterprise-B. Years later, when one of the survivors Dr. Soran decides to exploit the energy field again, it is up to Captain Picard and the USS Enterprise-D to stop him.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
David Carson
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Action
25. The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)
30
7
The Deep End of the Ocean
PG-13
30
7

Beth and her husband are devastated after their 3-year old son vanishes mysteriously during her school reunion. Although the police is called, they are unsuccessful in finding the child. Beth starts to experience a nervous breakdown, and even starts neglecting her other two children. After nine years, their lives take a turn when a familiar-looking boy turns up at their house, and offers to mow their lawn.

As:
Cast
Role:
Candy Bliss
Director:
Ulu Grosbard
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Alexa Vega, Alexa PenaVega, Treat Williams, Jonathan Jackson
26. In & Out (1997)
28
6
In & Out
PG-13
28
6

Howard is a popular teacher, but his friends and family are shocked, when one of his students announces that he is gay. This leads to Howard questioning his sexuality, as well as trying his best to prove that he is straight.  

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
27. Made in America (1993)
56
6
Made in America
PG-13
56
6

Zora is a proud African-American girl who lives with her widowed mother. Her life however, turns upside down, when she learns that her biological father is white. On top of that, she finds out that he is a loud self-promoting car salesman.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Mathews
Director:
Richard Benjamin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Tilly, Will Smith, Ted Danson, Nia Long, Paul Rodriguez
29. Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
27
8
Star Trek: Nemesis
PG-13
27
8

When Capt. Picard discovers an energy reading he decides to land on Romulan and negotiate a peace deal with its new Praetor Shinzon.  There he learns that Shinzon is his clone, created to be planted as spy in the Federation. To survive, he now needs Picard’s blood. His ship also produces low levels of deadly thalaron radiation, which can destroy Earth.  

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Stuart Baird
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
30. A Little Bit of Heaven (2011)
26
5
A Little Bit of Heaven
PG-13
26
5

Ad-executive Marley Corbett, an impertinent woman, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. While under anesthesia, God grants her 3 wishes, of which the first two are quickly realized. Marley makes amends to all for her earlier behavior. Her frequent visits to doctor Julian lead to a relationship, but circumstances dishearten her. Finally, she realizes that her third wish, ‘to fall in love,’ was fulfilled.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nicole Kassell
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
32. Citizen (1982)
17
7
Citizen
17
7
As:
Cast
Director:
William Farley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Stoney Burke, Darryl Henriques, Leon Johnson, Scott Keister
33. Top Five (2014)
18
4
Top Five
R
18
4

Andre Allen, recovering alcoholic, who started his career as stand-up comedian and went on to become successful star of action-comedies, is venturing into serious films. He is spending the day with New York Times reporter Chelsea Brown for an interview. As the day with Chelsea unwinds, Andre is confronted with his past and is veered back to his roots as stand-up comedian. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
34. Burglar (1987)
44
3
Burglar
R
44
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernice Rhodenbarr
Director:
Hugh Wilson
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lesley Ann Warren, John Goodman, G.W. Bailey, Bobcat Goldthwait
35. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)
26
3
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
PG-13
26
3

The superhero movie serves as the origin story and rise of the fictional superhero team of the four teenage mutant ninja turtles, known as Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, and Raphael. Trained by their adoptive father, Master Splinter, the four go up against Shredder, the Foot Clan, and Eric Sacks, with the help of reporter April O'Neil. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan Liebesman
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
37. Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
18
5
Loaded Weapon 1
PG-13
18
5

The satirical film features about-to-retire LAPD detective Wes Luger and worn-out cop Jack Colt who follow a trail of cookie crumbs to solve Luger’s former-partner’s murder. The trail leads them to Wilderness Girls cookie factory and mastermind Vietnam War veteran General Mortars and Jigsaw, who conspire to mix hard drug in cookies. The two must stop them before it is too late.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Gene Quintano
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy
38. Big Stone Gap (2014)
23
4
Big Stone Gap
PG-13
23
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Fleeta Mullins
Director:
Adriana Trigiani
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jane Krakowski, Judith Ivey, Patrick Wilson, Ashley Judd
39. Bogus (1996)
29
4
Bogus
PG
29
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Harriet Franklin
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Haley Joel Osment, Gérard Depardieu, Nancy Travis, Andrea Martin
40. Homer and Eddie (1989)
23
4
Homer and Eddie
R
23
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrey Konchalovskiy
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Waters, Jim Belushi, James Belushi, Robert Glaudini, Jim Mapp
43. House Party 2 (1991)
24
3
House Party 2
R
24
3
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Doug McHenry, George Jackson
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Martin Lawrence, Queen Latifah, Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin
44. Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
37
3
Madea Goes to Jail
PG-13
37
3

Her antics and her bad temper eventually lead Madea to jail. At prison, she soon meets another younger woman named Candace, who is a prostitute and a former drug addict.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tyler Perry, Viola Davis, Joy Behar, Phil McGraw, Steve Harvey, Derek Luke, Keshia Knight Pulliam
45. Bordello of Blood (1996)
12
4
Bordello of Blood
R
12
4

Bordello of Blood is a horror comedy film which tells the story of Rafe Guttman, a private detective who is hired by a woman named Katherine to investigate the disappearance of Caleb, her brother, after the police fails to find him. His investigation leads him to a bordello, and he soon learns that all the prostitutes working there are vampires.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Gilbert Adler
Genres:
Horror, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Dennis Miller, Angie Everhart, Corey Feldman, John Kassir, Erika Eleniak
51. Theodore Rex (1995)
17
3
Theodore Rex
PG
17
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Katie Coltrane
Director:
Jonathan R. Betuel
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action, Family
Star Cast:
Bud Cort, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Stephen McHattie, Juliet Landau
52. Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)
15
3
Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2
PG
15
3

The Baby Geniuses have acquired the ability to communicate with each other through baby-talk and have learnt several secrets. The toddlers get involved in media-magnate Bill Biscane’s nefarious experiment to control the minds of all the babies of the world using his hi-tech satellite system. Super-Baby Kahuna joins the Baby Geniuses in their fight to stop Biscane before he can modify minds of children.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Clark
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
53. Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You (2013)
25
3
Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You
25
3
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Whoopi Goldberg
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Harry Belafonte, Bill Cosby, Debbie Allen, Kaye Ballard, Dick Cavett
54. Hyperion (2014)
11
2
Hyperion
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Boman Modine
Genres:
Adventure, Short, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Pamela Bowen, John Druska, Susan Graham, Jessy Holtermann, Wesam Keesh
55. The Contradictions of Fair Hope (2012)
10
2
The Contradictions of Fair Hope
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
S. Epatha Merkerson, Rockell Metcalf
56. King of the Dancehall (2016)
7
1
King of the Dancehall
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Loretta Brixton
Director:
Nick Cannon
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Busta Rhymes, Peter Stormare, Nick Cannon, Louis Gossett Jr., Collie Buddz, Barrington Levy
57. Sensitive Men (2016)
8
3
Sensitive Men
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Carone
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Randy Fratkin, Ali Costello, Chris Elwood, Ron Artest
58. Alegría (1999)
8
2
Alegría
PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Franco Dragone
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Mako Iwamatsu, Frank Langella, Mako, Brian Dewhurst, Julie Cox
59. The Truth Is in the Stars (2017)
12
2
The Truth Is in the Stars
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
J. Craig Thompson
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jason Alexander, Stephen Hawking, Michio Kaku, Tracy Drain
60. Golden Dreams (2001)
6
3
Golden Dreams
6
3
As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
the Queen of California Califia
Director:
Agnieszka Holland
Genres:
Family, Drama, Fantasy, History, Short
Star Cast:
Mark Neveldine, Richard Balin, Yasuko Takahara, Eric Matheny
61. Stream (2009)
5
2
Stream
5
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Jodi
Director:
David Jakubovic
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Short
Star Cast:
Erik Jensen, Michelle Enfield, Shamika Cotton, Robert Harte
62. Repairs (1987)
5
3
Repairs
5
3
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
The voice
Director:
Brad Silberling
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Barry Gordon, Cooper Huckabee, Danny Goldman, John Hostetter
63. Black Dog, Red Dog (2015)
8
3
Black Dog, Red Dog
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Calliope
Director:
James Franco, Adriana Cepeda Espinosa, Anastasia Frank, Pedro Gómez Millán, Zachary Kerschberg
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
James Franco, Olivia Wilde, Chloë Sevigny, Logan Marshall-Green
64. Blizzard (2003)
12
3
Blizzard
G
12
3
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
LeVar Burton
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Plummer, Kevin Pollak, Brenda Blethyn, Leif Bristow, Paul Bates, Brittany Bristow
65. The Mao Game (1999)
6
4
The Mao Game
6
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Joshua John Miller
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kirstie Alley, Veronica Alicino, Aces The Jive, Shan Applegate, Sue Bernard
66. Showboy (2002)
6
2
Showboy
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Christian Taylor, Lindy Heymann
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Christian Taylor, Lindy Heymann, Joe Daley, Erich Miller
68. Blackbird Fly (1991)
5
3
Blackbird Fly
5
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Esther Rolle, Garrett Morris, Rain Pryor
70. More Dogs Than Bones (2000)
8
3
More Dogs Than Bones
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Browning
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Louise Fletcher, Debi Mazar, Joe Mantegna, Peter Coyote, D.B. Woodside
71. See You in September (2010)
8
3
See You in September
8
3
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Tamara Tunie
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Estella Warren, Sandra Bernhard, Justin Kirk, David Eigenberg
72. Homie Spumoni (2006)
6
1
Homie Spumoni
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Thelma
Director:
Mike Cerrone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Donald Faison, Paul Mooney, Lina Giornofelice, Jamie-Lynn Sigler
73. Lil' Romeo, Nick Cannon & 3LW: Parents Just Don't Understand (2001)
4
3
Lil' Romeo, Nick Cannon & 3LW: Parents Just Don't Understand
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick's Mom
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Adrienne Bailon, Romeo Miller, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Adrienne Houghton, Vanessa Williams, Nick Cannon
74. The Telephone (1988)
13
8
The Telephone
R
13
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Vashti Blue
Director:
Rip Torn
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elliott Gould, John Heard, Severn Darden, Ronald J. Stallings
75. Beverly Hills Brats (1989)
10
4
Beverly Hills Brats
PG-13
10
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Sotos
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Burt Young, Terry Moore, Peter Billingsley
76. Comicitis (1989)
6
2
Comicitis
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Sam Hurwitz
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Charlie Sheen, Susan Dey, Shelley Long, Martha Plimpton

TV Movie(s)

4. Descendants 2 (2017)
9
2
Descendants 2
TV-G
9
2
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Kenny Ortega
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Star Cast:
China Anne McClain, Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart, Dove Cameron
5. Call Me Claus (2001)
27
4
Call Me Claus
27
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Lucy Cullins
Director:
Peter Werner
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Victor Garber, Nigel Hawthorne, Taylor Negron, Brian Stokes Mitchell
7. Whoopi Goldberg: Direct from Broadway (1985)
18
2
Whoopi Goldberg: Direct from Broadway
18
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Fontaine / Surfer Chick / The Cripple / Little Girl / Jamaican Woman
Director:
Thomas Schlamme
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
9. Whoopi: Back to Broadway - The 20th Anniversary (2005)
11
3
Whoopi: Back to Broadway - The 20th Anniversary
TV-MA
11
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Fontaine / Lurleen / Crippled Lady
Director:
Marty Callner
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
10. Whoopi Goldberg: The Word According to Whoopi (2007)
10
4
Whoopi Goldberg: The Word According to Whoopi
10
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Herself
Director:
Paul Miller
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
11. A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
20
1
A Day Late and a Dollar Short
TV-14
20
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Viola
Director:
Stephen Tolkin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mekhi Phifer, Ving Rhames, Kimberly Elise, Anika Noni Rose
12. Whoopi Goldberg: Fontaine... Why Am I Straight (1988)
11
2
Whoopi Goldberg: Fontaine... Why Am I Straight
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Fontaine
Director:
Steven J. Santos
Genres:
Comedy
13. In the Gloaming (1997)
8
2
In the Gloaming
PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nurse Myrna
Director:
Christopher Reeve
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Glenn Close, David Strathairn, Bridget Fonda, Robert Sean Leonard
16. Why We Laugh: Funny Women (2013)
9
2
Why We Laugh: Funny Women
TV-MA
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Bernard Gourley
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joan Rivers, Janeane Garofalo, Kim Wayans, Tig Notaro
17. Tales from the Whoop: Hot Rod Brown Class Clown (1990)
6
2
Tales from the Whoop: Hot Rod Brown Class Clown
6
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Herself
Director:
Rocco Urbisci
Star Cast:
Tobey Maguire, Gloria Gifford, Laura Jacoby, Daniel Collins
20. What Makes a Family (2001)
3
0
What Makes a Family
3
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Terry Harrison
Director:
Maggie Greenwald
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Brooke Shields, Anne Meara, Al Waxman, Cherry Jones
21. The Piano Man's Daughter (2003)
4
0
The Piano Man's Daughter
4
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Kevin Sullivan
Star Cast:
Wendy Crewson, Marnie McPhail, Christian Campbell, R.H. Thomson, Sarah Strange
22. Good Fences (2003)
15
1
Good Fences
R
15
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mabel Spader
Director:
Ernest R. Dickerson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Mo'Nique, Zachary Simmons Glover, Ryan Michelle Bathe
23. Noel's Christmas Presents (1991)
3
2
Noel's Christmas Presents
3
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Leggo, Bill Morton
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Les Dawson, Noel Edmonds, John Major, Michael Ball
24. Ruby's Bucket of Blood (2001)
6
0
Ruby's Bucket of Blood
PG-13
6
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Peter Werner
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Angela Bassett, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Kevin Anderson, Glenn Plummer, Brian Stokes Mitchell
26. Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special (1997)
9
0
Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special
9
0
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Mother Gooseberg
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jimmy Smits, Denzel Washington, Kathie Lee Gifford, Regis Philbin
27. Kiss Shot (1989)
8
1
Kiss Shot
PG
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Collins
Director:
Jerry London
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dennis Franz, David Marciano, Tasha Scott, Teddy Wilson
28. Delores & Jermaine (2015)
4
1
Delores & Jermaine
4
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Delores
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christina Moore, Ernie Hudson, Jermaine Fowler, Roy Wood Jr.

Animation(s)

The Stinky & Dirty Show (2015)
The Stinky & Dirty Show
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Director:
Shane Collins, David McCamley
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Jane Lynch, Tom Kenny, Billy West, Joan Cusack, Jaden Betts, Jacob Guenther, Darin De Paul
The Lion King (1994)
The Lion King
G
Plot:

A young vulnerable lion cub prince is falsely led to believe by his evil uncle that he was responsible for his father’s death. He flees, but eventually return as an adult to claim his rightful place as the King. The movie was the highest grossing film of the year and also figures in the list of highest-grossing animated films of all time.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Shenzi
Director:
Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Genres:
Musical, Family, Adventure, Drama, Animation
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Toy Story 3
G
Plot:

This Pixar Animation’s computer-animated comedy film is third in the Toy Story series. As Andy, prepares to leave for college, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and other toys – some new – find themselves in a day-care centre instead of the attic. They now have to devise a plan to return home before Andy leaves.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Descendants (2008)
Descendants
R
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Red Flower
Director:
Heiko van der Scherm, Patrick Cunningham
Genres:
Drama, Animation, Fantasy, Short
Star Cast:
Christy Scott Cashman
Foxbusters (1999)
Foxbusters
As:
Cast
Role:
Ransome
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Joanna Lumley, Jane Horrocks, Rob Rackstraw, Jimmy Hibbert
A Cool Like That Christmas (1993)
A Cool Like That Christmas
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Mom / Irwin
Director:
Swinton O. Scott III, David Feiss
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
T.K. Carter, Tommy Davidson, Patrick Ewing, Doctor Dré
The Pagemaster (1994)
The Pagemaster
G
Plot:

This adventure fantasy comedy film revolves around a timid young boy who enters a library in order to escape a storm. He soon finds himself transformed into an animated illustration and must face several obstacles if he wishes to return to real-life.  

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Pixote Hunt, Joe Johnston
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Adventure, Family, Horror, Comedy
A Christmas Carol (1997)
A Christmas Carol
PG
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Spirit of Christmas Present
Director:
Stan Phillips
Genres:
Musical, Drama, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
The Rugrats Movie (1998)
The Rugrats Movie
G
Plot:

Based on the animated TV series Rugrats that aired on Nickelodeon, The Rugrats Movie is an animated musical comedy film, which revolves around few toddlers who get lost in the forest. Meanwhile, their parents also discover their disappearance and try to find them.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Norton Virgien, Igor Kovalyov
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family, Adventure, Animation, Musical
Star Cast:
Margaret Cho, David Spade, Tara Strong, Busta Rhymes, Tim Curry, Christine Cavanaugh, Elizabeth Daily
Defenders of Dynatron City (1992)
Defenders of Dynatron City
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Ms. Megawatt
Director:
Chuck Patton
Genres:
Short, Action, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Tim Curry, Candi Milo, Pat Fraley, David Coburn
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Stormella - The Evil Ice Queen
Director:
William R. Kowalchuk Jr.
Genres:
Family, Musical, Animation, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Monkeybone (2001)
Monkeybone
PG-13
Plot:

Monkeybone is a fantasy comedy film which tells the story of a carefree cartoonist, who accidentally gets transported to a nightmarish world of his own creations, after facing a car crash.

As:
Cast
Director:
Henry Selick
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Brendan Fraser, Megan Mullally, Bob Odenkirk, Giancarlo Esposito, Rose McGowan, John Turturro, Bridget Fonda
Savva. Serdtse voina (2015)
Savva. Serdtse voina
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Maksim Fadeev
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Milla Jovovich, Jim Cummings, Sharon Stone, Fedor Bondarchuk, Maksim Chukharyov
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle
PG
Plot:

The fictional character Fearless Leader, Boris Badenov, and Natasha Fatale, manage to escape into the real world. In order to stop them, Karen, an FBI agent, asks Rocky and Bullwinkle for their help.

As:
Cast, Cameo
Director:
Des McAnuff
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Pinocchio 3000 (2004)
Pinocchio 3000
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Cyberina
Director:
Daniel Robichaud
Genres:
Family, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Malcolm McDowell, Sonja Ball, Howie Mandel, Howard Ryshpan
Madeline: My Fair Madeline (2002)
Madeline: My Fair Madeline
TV-Y7
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Miss Clavel
Director:
Scott Heming
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Musical, Animation
Star Cast:
Jim Byrnes, Christopher Gaze, Chantal Strand, Shannon Chan-Kent

TV Shows and Videos

According to Alex (2015)
According to Alex
As:
Producer
Genres:
Reality-TV
Head Games (2009)
Head Games
As:
Producer
Director:
Dana Calderwood
Genres:
Game-Show, Family
Star Cast:
Greg Proops, Christopher Mangum
Star Trek: The Next Generation Companion (1999)
Star Trek: The Next Generation Companion
As:
Cast
Role:
Guinan
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Majel Barrett, LeVar Burton, Jonathan Frakes, Michael Dorn, Denise Crosby
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (1986)
Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce
As:
Writer
Director:
Alan Myerson, William Dear, Ed Bianchi, Michael Nesmith, Graham Henman
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ed Begley Jr., Billy Beck, Brian Bradley, Bunny Briggs, Ramona Briggs
The Tick (2017)
The Tick
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Kate Dennis, Romeo Tirone, Wally Pfister
Genres:
Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Peter Serafinowicz, Yara Martinez, Griffin Newman, Valorie Curry
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Romeo Tirone, Ralph Hemecker
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Romance, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Millie Bobby Brown, John Lithgow, Keith David, Naveen Andrews, Peter Gadiot
Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Bagdad Cafe
As:
Cast
Role:
Brenda
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean Stapleton, James Gammon, Monica Calhoun, Cleavon Little
666 Park Avenue (2012)
666 Park Avenue
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Duncan McNeill
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Vanessa Lynn Williams, Rachael Taylor, Dave Annable, Erik Palladino, Mercedes Mason
Bear in the Big Blue House (1997)
Bear in the Big Blue House
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Director:
Hugh Martin, Chuck Vinson, Dean Gordon, Mitchell Kriegman
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Lynne Thigpen, Geoffrey Holder
Littleburg (2004)
Littleburg
As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Hill
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Robin Walsh
Wow, I Never Knew That! (2011)
Wow, I Never Knew That!
As:
Producer
Director:
David Harris Katz
Genres:
History
Star Cast:
Jeff Johnson
Instinct (2018)
Instinct
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan Ross
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Alan Cumming, Sutton Foster, Sarita Choudhury, Naveen Andrews
Just for Kicks (2006)
Just for Kicks
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Casey Lynn De Stefano, Sean McNamara
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Sport, Family
Star Cast:
Courtney Ford, Francesca Catalano, Jessica Williams, Jerad Anderson, Craig Robert Young
Hollywood Squares (1998)
Hollywood Squares
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Herself - Center Square
Director:
Chris Darley
Genres:
Comedy, Game-Show
Star Cast:
Shadoe Stevens, Martin Mull, Tom Bergeron
Just for Laughs (2009)
Just for Laughs
As:
Writer
Director:
Shelagh O'Brien
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Debra DiGiovanni, Lezlie Robinson, Danny Bhoy, Jim Gaffigan, Adam Hills

Whoopi Goldberg Awards

Academy Awards
Ghost Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1991
Golden Globe Awards
Ghost Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 1991
The Color Purple Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama 1986
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Actress in a Comedy Motion Picture 1996
Winner Favorite Comedy Motion Picture Actress 1995
Winner Favorite Comedy Motion Picture Actress 1994
Winner Favorite Motion Picture Actress 1993
Winner Favorite Comedy Motion Picture Actress 1993
BAFTA Awards
Ghost Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1991
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Comedy Recording 1986