Forest Whitaker Movies

Finding Steve McQueen

Finding Steve McQueen

Finding Steve McQueen
IMDb: 6.3
91 min

In 1972, a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio attempt to steal $30 million in illegal contributions. Based on the true story of the biggest bank heist in US…

Genre: Crime, Romance
City of Lies

City of Lies

City of Lies
IMDb: 6.8
112 min

Los Angeles Police Department detective Russell Poole has spent years trying to solve his biggest case — the murders of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur — but after two…

Sorry to Bother You

Sorry to Bother You

Sorry to Bother You
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.

The Forgiven

The Forgiven

The Forgiven
IMDb: 5.8
115 min

After the end of Apartheid, Archbishop Desmond Tutu meets with a brutal murderer seeking redemption.

Genre: Thriller
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
IMDb: 7.8
133 min

A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

Arrival

Arrival

Arrival
IMDb: 7.9
116 min

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

Dope

Dope

Dope
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

Malcolm is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him…

Southpaw

Southpaw

Southpaw
IMDb: 7.4
123 min

Billy ”The Great” Hope, the reigning junior middleweight boxing champion, has an impressive career, a loving wife and daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. However, when tragedy strikes, Billy hits rock…

Taken 3

Taken 3

Taken 3
IMDb: 6.0
109 min

Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he’s falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he’s pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Repentance

Repentance

Repentance
IMDb: 4.8
90 min

An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas’ teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma – action and reaction…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Two Men In Town

Two Men In Town

Two Men In Town
IMDb: 5.7
120 min

A convict is released from prison in a small town in New Mexico. 18 years ago he killed a deputy. The then-and-now sheriff seeks revenge.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Out Of The Furnace

Out Of The Furnace

Out Of The Furnace
IMDb: 6.8
116 min

Two brothers live in the economically-depressed Rust Belt, when a cruel twist of fate lands one in prison. His brother is then lured into one of the most violent crime…

Zulu

Zulu

Zulu
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

As a child, Ali Neuman narrowly escaped being murdered by Inkhata, a militant political party at war with Nelson Mandela’s African National Congress. Only he and his mother survived the…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Black Nativity

Black Nativity

Black Nativity
IMDb: 4.6
93 min

A street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks…

Genre: Drama, Music
Mysteries of the Unseen World

Mysteries of the Unseen World

Mysteries of the Unseen World
IMDb: 7.6
39 min

Mysteries of the Unseen World transports audiences to places on this planet that they have never been before, to see things that are beyond their normal vision, yet literally right…

Genre: Documentary
The Butler

The Butler

The Butler
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House’s head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political…

Genre: Best 2013, Drama
Pawn

Pawn

Pawn
IMDb: 5.7
88 min

A petty robbery spirals into a tense hostage situation after three gunmen hold up a diner that’s a front for the mob.

Genre: Crime, Thriller
The Last Stand

The Last Stand

The Last Stand
IMDb: 6.4
107 min

Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug…

A Dark Truth

A Dark Truth

A Dark Truth
IMDb: 5.6
106 min

In the jungles of Ecuador, blood taints the waters. A multinational conglomerate’s unholy alliance with a bloodthirsty military regime has resulted in a massacre. Only the rebel Francisco Franco and…

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Freelancers

Freelancers

Freelancers
IMDb: 4.6
96 min

The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father’s former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss, Sarcone, will…

The Experiment

The Experiment

The Experiment
IMDb: 6.5
96 min

20 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
My Own Love Song

My Own Love Song

My Own Love Song
IMDb: 5.8
100 min

A wheelchair-bound singer and her best friend embark on a roadtrip to Memphis.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Repo men

Repo men

Repo men
IMDb: 6.3
111 min

In the future, medical technology has advanced to the point where people can buy artificial organs to extend their lives. But if they default on payments, an organization known as…

Our Family Wedding

Our Family Wedding

Our Family Wedding
IMDb: 4.9
103 min

The weeks leading up to a young couple’s wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.

Genre: Comedy
Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season
IMDb: 6.7
103 min

Based on true events amid the wreckage and chaos dealt by Hurricane Katrina; one basketball coach in Marrero, Louisiana just will not give up. Coach Al Collins(Forest Whitaker), gathers other…

Genre: Drama
Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

Max imagines running away from his mom and sailing to a far-off land where large talking beasts — Ira, Carol, Douglas, the Bull, Judith and Alexander — crown him as…

Powder Blue

Powder Blue

Powder Blue
IMDb: 6.3
106 min

On the gritty streets of LA, the destinies of four people desperate for connection and redemption are about to collide.

Genre: Drama
Street Kings

Street Kings

Street Kings
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

Tom Ludlow is a disillusioned L.A. Police Officer, rarely playing by the rules and haunted by the death of his wife. When evidence implicates him in the execution of a…

Vantage Point

Vantage Point

Vantage Point
IMDb: 6.6
90 min

The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives.

The Great Debaters

The Great Debaters

The Great Debaters
IMDb: 7.6
126 min

The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an…

Genre: Best 2007, Drama
The Air I Breathe

The Air I Breathe

The Air I Breathe
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman bets his life on a horse race;…

Everyone’s Hero

Everyone’s Hero

Everyone’s Hero
IMDb: 5.8
87 min

A boy begins a grand journey to return Babe Ruth’s baseball bat before the deciding game of the 1932 World Series comes to a close.

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland
IMDb: 7.7
121 min

Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it’s time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during the…

Genre: Best 2006, Drama
The Marsh

The Marsh

The Marsh
IMDb: 4.9
92 min

Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
A Little Trip to Heaven

A Little Trip to Heaven

A Little Trip to Heaven
IMDb: 6.0
98 min

Insurance investigator Abraham Holt travels to a tiny town in rural Minnesota to look into a particularly unusual insurance claim stemming from a horrific car accident. As Holt examines the…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Phone Booth

Phone Booth

Phone Booth
IMDb: 7.1
81 min

A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he’ll be killed… and the little red light…

Panic Room

Panic Room

Panic Room
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

Trapped in their New York brownstone’s panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play…

Battlefield Earth

Battlefield Earth

Battlefield Earth
IMDb: 2.5
118 min

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos…

Light It Up

Light It Up

Light It Up
IMDb: 6.0
99 min

On a winter day in a southside Queens high school, events collide and six students are suddenly in an armed standoff with the NYPD. At the school, classrooms freeze, teachers…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
IMDb: 7.5
116 min

An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Phenomenon

Phenomenon

Phenomenon
IMDb: 6.4
123 min

An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.

Species

Species

Species
IMDb: 5.8
108 min

In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result…

Jason’s Lyric

Jason’s Lyric

Jason’s Lyric
IMDb: 6.6
119 min

The story of a young man who must confront his own fears about love as well as his relationships with family and friends.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Blown Away

Blown Away

Blown Away
IMDb: 6.2
121 min

Blown Away tells the story of Jimmy Dove who works for the Boston bomb squad. Shortly after Dove leaves the force his partner is killed by a bomb that Dove…

Body Snatchers

Body Snatchers

Body Snatchers
IMDb: 5.9
87 min

When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving…

The Crying Game

The Crying Game

The Crying Game
IMDb: 7.3
112 min

Irish Republican Army member Fergus (Stephen Rea) forms an unexpected bond with Jody (Forest Whitaker), a kidnapped British soldier in his custody, despite the warnings of fellow IRA members Jude…

A Rage in Harlem

A Rage in Harlem

A Rage in Harlem
IMDb: 5.9
115 min

A beautiful black gangster’s moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang, and a few other unsavoury characters, are…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Downtown

Downtown

Downtown
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Officer Alex Kearney patrols an upscale neighborhood in Philadelphia, where he pulls over a well-connected white collar executive who promises to get even with the policeman. Soon, Kearney learns that…

Bird

Bird

Bird
IMDb: 7.2
161 min

Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan…

Genre: Drama, Music
Bloodsport

Bloodsport

Bloodsport
IMDb: 6.8
92 min

Frank Dux has entered the ”kumite”, an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown. Chong Li, a particularly ruthless and vicious fighter is the…

Genre: Action
Good Morning Vietnam

Good Morning Vietnam

Good Morning Vietnam
IMDb: 7.3
121 min

Radio funny man Adrian Cronauer is sent to Vietnam to bring a little comedy back into the lives of the soldiers. After setting up shop, Cronauer delights the G.I.s but…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Stakeout

Stakeout

Stakeout
IMDb: 6.6
116 min

Two cops are given the ’dirty’ job of staking out the home of an escaped convict’s ex-girlfriend. Chris and the beautiful girlfriend accidentally meet and fall in love. Just as…

The Color of Money

The Color of Money

The Color of Money
IMDb: 7.0
119 min

Former pool hustler ”Fast Eddie” Felson decides he wants to return to the game by taking a pupil. He meets talented but green Vincent Lauria and proposes a partnership. As…

Genre: Drama
Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Fall from Grace

A Fall from Grace

A Fall from Grace
IMDb: N/A
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Detective Michael Tabb knows the city of St. Louis inside and out. He has felt its true heart, as much as its dark underbelly: but he does not know who,…