Best Movies of F. Gary Gray

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 172 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $161.03M

The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.


The Italian Job (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 161 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $106.13M

After being betrayed and left for dead in Italy, Charlie Croker and his team plan an elaborate gold heist against their former ally.


The Fate of the Furious (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $225.76M

When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of terrorism and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.


The Negotiator (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 147 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $44.48M

In a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.


Friday (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: $27.90M

Two homies, Smokey and Craig, smoke a dope dealer's weed and try to figure a way to get the $200 they owe to the dealer by 10 p.m. that same night.


Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: $73.34M

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.


Men in Black: International (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 38 | Earnings: $80.00M

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.


Be Cool (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 100 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 37 | Earnings: $55.81M

Disenchanted with the movie industry, Chili Palmer tries the music industry, meeting and romancing a widow of a music executive on the way.


A Man Apart (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 100 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $26.18M

A man known as Diablo emerges to head a drug cartel after the previous leader is imprisoned.


Set It Off (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $36.05M

Desperation drives four inner-city women (Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Vivica A. Fox, Kimberly Elise) to bank robbery in Los Angeles, then they start mistrusting one another.