American Gangster (2007)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $130.13M
In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.
Inside Man (2006)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $88.50M
A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $93.75M
An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.
Training Day (2001)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $76.26M
On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes beyond a full work day in training within the narcotics division of the LAPD with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears to be.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $77.32M
When a man with HIV is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.
Man on Fire (2004)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $77.86M
In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $57.64M
A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.
Malcolm X (1992)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $48.17M
Biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader, from his early life and career as a small-time gangster, to his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam.
Deja Vu (2006)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $64.03M
After a ferry is bombed in New Orleans, an A.T.F. agent joins a unique investigation using experimental surveillance technology to find the bomber, but soon finds himself becoming obsessed with one of the victims.
The Hurricane (1999)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $50.67M
The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
The Equalizer (2014)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $101.53M
A man believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and has dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her.
Courage Under Fire (1996)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $58.92M
A U.S. Army officer, despondent about a deadly mistake he made, investigates a female chopper commander's worthiness for the Medal of Honor.
The Great Debaters (2007)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $30.23M
A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.
Crimson Tide (1995)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $91.40M
On a U.S. nuclear missile sub, a young First Officer stages a mutiny, to prevent his trigger happy Captain from launching his missiles, before confirming his orders to do so.
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $81.56M
With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe.
Remember the Titans (2000)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 48 | Earnings: $115.65M
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.
2 Guns (2013)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $75.57M
Two hardened criminals get into trouble with the US border patrol after meeting with a Mexican drug lord, and then revelations start to unfold.