Best Movies of Idris Elba

Zootopia (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 205 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $341.26M

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

The Jungle Book (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 183 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $364.00M

After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.

Pacific Rim (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 180 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $101.79M

As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.

Molly's Game (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 153 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $28.03M

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $173.96M

Lawman Luke Hobbs (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) and outcast Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) form an unlikely alliance when a cyber-genetically enhanced villain threatens the future of humanity.

RocknRolla (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $5.69M

In London, a real-estate scam puts millions of pounds up for grabs, attracting some of the city's scrappiest tough guys and its more established underworld types, all of whom are looking to get rich quick. While the city's seasoned criminals vie for the cash, an unexpected player -- a drugged-out rock 'n' roller presumed to be dead but very much alive -- has a multi-million-dollar prize fall into...

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $8.32M

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

This Christmas (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $49.12M

A Christmastime drama centered around the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years.

The Mountain Between Us (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 48 | Earnings: $30.35M

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

Bastille Day (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 115 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 48 | Earnings: $0.04M

A young con artist and an unruly CIA agent embark on an anti-terrorist mission in France.

The Losers (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 113 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: $23.53M

A CIA special forces team are betrayed and left for dead by their superiors, galvanizing them to mount an offensive on the CIA.

The Dark Tower (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 109 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: $50.70M

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Daddy's Little Girls (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $31.34M

A mechanic (Elba) enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney (Union) while trying to wrest custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boy friend...

The Gunman (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 102 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $10.64M

A sniper on a mercenary assassination team, kills the minister of mines of the Congo. Terrier's successful kill shot forces him into hiding. Returning to the Congo years later, he becomes the target of a hit squad himself.

100 Streets (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 101 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: null

Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.

The Reaping (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 99 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $25.12M

A former Christian missionary, who specializes in debunking religious phenomena, investigates a small town which seems to be suffering from the 10 biblical plagues.

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 92 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 33 | Earnings: $51.77M

As Johnny Blaze hides out in Eastern Europe, he is called upon to stop the devil, who is trying to take human form.

The Gospel (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 90 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 46 | Earnings: $15.78M

This is a story about a successful young R&B singer that has an unlikely homecoming when his father, the bishop, becomes ill.

No Good Deed (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 83 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 26 | Earnings: $52.54M

An unstable escaped convict terrorizes a woman who is alone with her two children.

Obsessed (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 76 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 25 | Earnings: $68.26M

A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he's worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy.