Best Movies of Viola Davis

Prisoners (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 205 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $60.96M

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.


The Help (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 201 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $169.71M

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.


Suicide Squad (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 167 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: $325.02M

A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.


Widows (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 161 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 84 | Earnings: $15.01M

Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities, take fate into their own hands, and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.


Fences (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | 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.


Doubt (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 149 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $33.42M

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.


Get on Up (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 142 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $30.51M

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.


The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: null

Told from the female perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.


The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: null

Told from the male perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.


Solaris (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $14.97M

A troubled psychologist is sent to investigate the crew of an isolated research station orbiting a bizarre planet.


Troop Zero (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: null

In rural 1977 Georgia, a misfit girl dreams of life in outer space. When a competition offers her a chance to be recorded on NASA's Golden Record, she recruits a makeshift troop of Birdie Scouts, forging friendships that last a lifetime.


Beautiful Creatures (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 122 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $19.45M

Ethan longs to escape his small Southern town. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.


The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 121 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $0.59M

One couple's story as they try to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.


Blackhat (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 111 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 51 | Earnings: $7.10M

A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.


Eat Pray Love (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 111 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 50 | Earnings: $80.57M

A married woman realizes how unhappy her marriage really is, and that her life needs to go in a different direction. After a painful divorce, she takes off on a round-the-world journey to "find herself".


Won't Back Down (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $5.31M

Two determined mothers­, one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.


Lila & Eve (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 104 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $0.04M

Two distraught mothers, whose children were gunned down in a drive-by, team up to avenge their deaths after local authorities fail to take action.


The Architect (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 102 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $0.01M

An architect engages in conflict with an activist who lives in a dangerous complex the architect designed.


Nights in Rodanthe (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 100 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $41.84M

A doctor who is traveling to see his estranged son sparks with an unhappily married woman at a North Carolina inn.


Custody (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The lives of three women are unexpectedly changed when they cross paths at a New York Family Court.



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