Best Angela Bassett movies

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Best Angela Bassett movies
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TOP 25:
Kindergarten Cop
Kindergarten Cop
Angela Bassett as: Stewardess
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1990
Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous moppets whose antics try his patience and test his mettle, Kimble may have met his match … in more ways than one.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Aleks Paunovic movies?

TOP 24:
Jumping the Broom
Jumping the Broom
Angela Bassett as: Mrs. Watson
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2011
Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Bowen movies?


TOP 23:
London Has Fallen
London Has Fallen
Angela Bassett as: Lynne Jacobs
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2016
In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Colin Salmon movies?

TOP 22:
This Means War
This Means War
Angela Bassett as: Collins
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2012
Two top CIA operatives wage an epic battle against one another after they discover they are dating the same woman.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jenny Slate movies?

TOP 21:
Otherhood
Otherhood
Angela Bassett as: Carol Walker
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2019
Three suburban moms travel to New York City to visit their sons.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jake Lacy movies?


TOP 20:
White Bird in a Blizzard
White Bird in a Blizzard
Angela Bassett as: Dr. Thaler
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Release: 2014
Kat Connors is 17 years old when her perfect homemaker mother, Eve, disappears. Having lived for so long in an emotionally repressed household, she barely registers her mother's absence and certainly doesn't blame her doormat of a father, Brock, for the loss. But as time passes, Kat begins to come to grips with how deeply Eve's disappearance has affected her. Returning home on a break from college, she finds herself confronted with the truth about her mother's departure, and her own denial about the events surrounding it...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dale Dickey movies?

TOP 19:
Olympus Has Fallen
Olympus Has Fallen
Angela Bassett as: Lynne Jacobs
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2013
When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Melissa Leo movies?

TOP 18:
Waiting to Exhale
Waiting to Exhale
Angela Bassett as: Bernie Harris
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined to find a better way to breathe.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kelly Preston movies?


TOP 17:
F/X
F/X
Angela Bassett as: TV reporter
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1986
A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Brian Dennehy movies?

TOP 16:
Meet the Browns
Meet the Browns
Angela Bassett as: Brenda Brown
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
A single mother living in inner city Chicago, Brenda has been struggling for years to make ends meet and keep her three kids off the street.But when she's laid off with no warning, she starts losing hope for the first time - until a letter arrives announcing the death of a father she's never met.Desperate for any kind of help, Brenda takes her family to Georgia for the funeral. But nothing could have prepared her for the Browns, her father's fun-loving, crass Southern clan. In a small-town world full of long afternoons and country fairs, Brenda struggles to get to know the family she never knew existed...and finds a brand new romance that just might change her life.The story is adapted by Tyler Perry from his stage play "Meet the Browns." Perry will portray Madea and Uncle Joe in the film.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frankie Faison movies?

TOP 15:

Bumblebee

Bumblebee
Angela Bassett as: Shatter (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary yellow VW bug.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Cena movies?


TOP 14:

Notorious

Notorious
Angela Bassett as: Voletta Wallace
Genre: Drama, Music, History
Release: 2009
NOTORIOUS is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the greatest rappers of all time; THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. Follow his meteoric rise to fame and his refusal to succumb to expectations - redefining our notion of "The American Dream."
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Derek Luke movies?

TOP 13:

The Score

The Score
Angela Bassett as: Diane
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Mystery
Release: 2001
An aging thief hopes to retire and live off his ill-gotten wealth when a young kid convinces him into doing one last heist.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Marlon Brando movies?

TOP 12:

Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart
Angela Bassett as: Principal Janet Williams
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.

TOP 11:

Meet the Robinsons

Meet the Robinsons
Angela Bassett as: Mildred (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2007
In this animated adventure, brilliant preteen inventor Lewis creates a memory scanner to retrieve his earliest recollections and find out why his mother gave him up for adoption. But when the villainous Bowler Hat Guy steals the machine, Lewis is ready to give up on his quest until the mysterious Wilbur Robinson shows up on the scene, whisking Lewis to the future to find the scanner and his mom.


TOP 10:

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee
Angela Bassett as: Tanya
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She's smart, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. Responding to a threat by her school's principal, Akeelah participates in a spelling bee to avoid detention for her many absences. Much to her surprise and embarrassment, she wins. Her principal asks her to seek coaching from an English professor named Dr. Larabee for the more prestigious regional bee. As the possibility of making it all the way to the Scripps National Spelling Bee looms, Akeelah could provide her community with someone to rally around and be proud of -- but only if she can overcome her insecurities and her distracting home life. She also must get past Dr. Larabee's demons, and a field of more experienced and privileged fellow spellers.

TOP 9:

Strange Days

Strange Days
Angela Bassett as: Lornette 'Mace' Mason
Genre: Crime, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1995
Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a murderer killing a prostitute. Lenny investigates and is pulled deeper and deeper in a whirl of blackmail, murder and rape. Will he survive and solve the case?

TOP 8:

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth
Angela Bassett as: Bonnie Benjamin
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2008
When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert Burnside argues her case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

TOP 7:

What's Love Got to Do with It

What's Love Got to Do with It
Angela Bassett as: Anna Mae Bullock / Tina Turner
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 1993
A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.

TOP 6:

Contact

Contact
Angela Bassett as: Rachel Constantine
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Release: 1997
Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who must make some difficult decisions between her beliefs, the truth, and reality.


TOP 5:

Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Angela Bassett as: Erika Sloane
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2018
When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.

TOP 4:

Black Panther

Black Panther
Angela Bassett as: Ramonda
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T'Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan 'special forces') and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.

TOP 3:

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood
Angela Bassett as: Reva Devereaux
Genre: Drama
Release: 1991
Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.

TOP 2:

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
Angela Bassett as: Dr. Betty Shabazz
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1992
A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left a legacy of self-determination and racial pride.

TOP 1:

Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Endgame
Angela Bassett as: Ramonda
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2019
After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.



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