Best Movies of Jeffrey Wright

Source Code (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 217 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $54.70M

A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete.


Casino Royale (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 212 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $167.01M

Armed with a license to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007 and must defeat a private banker to terrorists in a high stakes game of poker at Casino Royale, Montenegro but things are not what they seem.


The Good Dinosaur (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 145 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $123.07M

In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.


Basquiat (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $2.96M

The troubled, brief life of Jean-Michel Basquiat, a world renowned artist struggling with drug addiction and his own identity.


The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $0.49M

A coming-of-age story about two inner city boys who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.


Cadillac Records (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 136 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $8.13M

Chronicles the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists.


Hold the Dark (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 123 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: null

After the deaths of three children suspected to be killed by wolves, writer Russell Core is hired by the parents of a missing six-year-old boy to track down and locate their son in the Alaskan wilderness.


Broken City (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $19.69M

In a city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure: Mayor Nicholas Hostetler.


Shaft (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 115 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 50 | Earnings: $70.33M

New York City police detective John Shaft (nephew of the original 1970s detective) goes on a personal mission to make sure the son of a real estate tycoon is brought to justice after a racially-motivated murder.


A Single Shot (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 112 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $0.01M

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.


The Goldfinch (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 103 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: $5.33M

A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.


Lady in the Water (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 101 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $42.27M

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.


Monster (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

"Monster" is what the prosecutor calls 17 year old honors student Steve Harmon. He is being charged with felony murder. But is Steve really a monster? Adapted from the best-selling novel of the same name by Walter Dean Myers.


Friday's Child (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Fresh out of foster care at age 18, a young drifter turns to petty crime to survive, and discovers an impossible love in an unlikely friend.


The Public (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In "the public" an unusually bitter Arctic blast has made its way to downtown Cincinnati and the front doors of the public library where the action of the film takes place. The story ... See full summary »


Cement (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

What's the bond between partners, between brothers, and between spouses? In L.A., Bill Holt handcuffs Sean Rickhart inside a rebar frame for a freeway pillar at a construction site; Bill's ...


O.G. (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A maximum-security prison inmate named Louis, who, 24 years after committing a violent crime as a young man, finds himself on the cusp of release from prison, facing an uncertain future on ... See full summary »


Blackout (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Chain of events that unfolds in a forgotten Brooklyn neighborhood during the blackout of 2003.


Too Tired to Die (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 55 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Keith is a Japanese twenty-something who is followed by Death in various disguises. When he finally faces her, Death tells him that he has only 12 hours to live and he needs to make the ...


Sin's Kitchen (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 52 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In the spirit of Dante's Inferno, this modern-day triptych unfolds three complex tales of lies, secrets, and sins, all intricately woven together to explore the hidden shadows of man's soul.



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