Best Cliff Curtis movies

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Best Cliff Curtis movies
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TOP 25:
The Dark Horse
The Dark Horse
Cliff Curtis as: Genesis
Genre: Drama
Release: 2014
One-time Maori speed-chess champ, Genesis Potini, lives with a bi-polar disorder and must overcome prejudice and violence in the battle to save his struggling chess club, his family and ultimately, himself.

TOP 24:
Deep Rising
Deep Rising
Cliff Curtis as: Mamooli
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 1998
A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Djimon Hounsou movies?


TOP 23:
The Meg
The Meg
Cliff Curtis as: 'Mac'
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rainn Wilson movies?

TOP 22:
Push
Push
Cliff Curtis as: Hook
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2009
After his father, an assassin, is brutally murdered, Nick Gant vows revenge on Division, the covert government agency that dabbles in psychic warfare and experimental drugs. Hiding in Hong Kong's underworld, Nick assembles a band of rogue psychics dedicated to destroying Division. Together with Cassie, a teenage clairvoyant, Nick goes in search of a missing girl and a stolen suitcase that could be the key to accomplishing their mutual goal.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ming-Na Wen movies?

TOP 21:
A Thousand Words
A Thousand Words
Cliff Curtis as: Dr. Sinja
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2012
Jack McCall is a fast-talking literary agent, who can close any deal, any time, any way. He has set his sights on New Age guru Dr. Sinja (Cliff Curtis) for his own selfish purposes. But Dr. Sinja is on to him, and Jack’s life comes unglued after a magical Bodhi tree mysteriously appears in his backyard. With every word Jack speaks, a leaf falls from the tree and he realizes that when the last leaf falls, both he and the tree are toast. Words have never failed Jack McCall, but now he’s got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he’s a goner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eddie Murphy movies?


TOP 20:
Crossing Over
Crossing Over
Cliff Curtis as: Hamid Baraheri
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2009
Immigrants from around the world enter Los Angeles every day, with hopeful visions of a better life, but little notion of what that life may cost. Their desperate scenarios test the humanity of immigration enforcement officers. In Crossing Over, writer-director Wayne Kramer explores the allure of the American dream, and the reality that immigrants find – and create -- in 21st century L.A.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tammin Sursok movies?

TOP 19:
Last Knights
Last Knights
Cliff Curtis as: Lt. Cortez
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2015
When an evil emperor executes their leader, his band of knights – bound by duty and honour – embarks on a journey of vengeance that will not come to an end until they've destroyed their mortal foe.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ayelet Zurer movies?

TOP 18:
Rapa Nui
Rapa Nui
Cliff Curtis as: Short Ears
Genre: Adventure
Release: 1994
Inter-tribal rivalry leads to a competition to erect a huge statue (moai) in record time before Make can take part in the race to retrieve the egg of a Sooty Tern. The reward for winning this race is to rule the island for one year.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jason Scott Lee movies?


TOP 17:
Colombiana
Colombiana
Cliff Curtis as: Emilio
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2011
Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she hopes will lead her to her ultimate target: the mobster responsible for her parents' death.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Max Martini movies?

TOP 16:
Live Free or Die Hard
Live Free or Die Hard
Cliff Curtis as: Bowman
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2007
John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer infrastructure.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jake McDorman movies?

TOP 15:

Bringing Out the Dead

Bringing Out the Dead
Cliff Curtis as: Cy Coates
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He has tried everything he can to get fired, calling in sick, delaying taking calls where he might have to face one more victim he couldn't help, yet cannot quit the job on his own.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patricia Arquette movies?


TOP 14:

Three Kings

Three Kings
Cliff Curtis as: Amir Abdullah
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1999
A group of American soldiers stationed in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War find a map they believe will take them to a huge cache of stolen Kuwaiti gold hidden near their base, and they embark on a secret mission that's destined to change everything.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Doug Jones movies?

TOP 13:

The Majestic

The Majestic
Cliff Curtis as: Prince Khalid
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Release: 2001
Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Martin Landau movies?

TOP 12:

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
Cliff Curtis as: Jonah Hobbs
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 2019
Ever since US Diplomatic Security Service Agent Hobbs and lawless outcast Shaw first faced off, they just have swapped smacks and bad words. But when cyber-genetically enhanced anarchist Brixton's ruthless actions threaten the future of humanity, both join forces to defeat him. (A spin-off of “The Fate of the Furious,” focusing on Johnson's Luke Hobbs and Statham's Deckard Shaw.)
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eddie Marsan movies?

TOP 11:

Runaway Jury

Runaway Jury
Cliff Curtis as: Frank Herrera
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2003
A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.


TOP 10:

Sunshine

Sunshine
Cliff Curtis as: Searle
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2007
Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last hope.

TOP 9:

The Fountain

The Fountain
Cliff Curtis as: Captain Ariel
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Science Fiction, Romance
Release: 2006
Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.

TOP 8:

Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep
Cliff Curtis as: Billy Freeman
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Release: 2019
Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan Torrance has fought to find some semblance of peace. But that peace is shattered when he encounters Abra, a courageous teenager with her own powerful extrasensory gift, known as the 'shine'. Instinctively recognising that Dan shares her power, Abra has sought him out, desperate for his help against the merciless Rose the Hat and her followers.

TOP 7:

Whale Rider

Whale Rider
Cliff Curtis as: Porourangi
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2003
On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on, Whangara chiefs, always the first-born, always male, have been considered Paikea's direct descendants. Pai, an 11-year-old girl in a patriarchal New Zealand tribe, believes she is destined to be the new chief. But her grandfather Koro is bound by tradition to pick a male leader. Pai loves Koro more than anyone in the world, but she must fight him and a thousand years of tradition to fulfill her destiny.

TOP 6:

Fracture

Fracture
Cliff Curtis as: Detective Flores
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2007
A husband is on trial for the attempted murder of his wife, in what is seemingly an open/shut case for the ambitious district attorney trying to put him away. However, there are surprises for both around every corner, and, as a suspenseful game of cat-and-mouse is played out, each must manipulate and outwit the other.


TOP 5:

Training Day

Training Day
Cliff Curtis as: Smiley
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2001
On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

TOP 4:

The Insider

The Insider
Cliff Curtis as: Sheikh Fadlallah
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1999
Tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand.

TOP 3:

Blow

Blow
Cliff Curtis as: Pablo Escobar
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2001
A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes bankrupt. George does not want the same thing to happen to him, and his friend Tuna, in the 1960's, suggests that he deal marijuana. He is a big hit in California in the 1960's, yet he goes to jail, where he finds out about the wonders of cocaine. As a result, when released, he gets rich by bringing cocaine to America. However, he soon pays the price.

TOP 2:

The Piano

The Piano
Cliff Curtis as: Mana
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
After a long voyage from Scotland, pianist Ada McGrath and her young daughter, Flora, are left with all their belongings, including a piano, on a New Zealand beach. Ada, who has been mute since childhood, has been sold into marriage to a local man named Alisdair Stewart. Making little attempt to warm up to Alisdair, Ada soon becomes intrigued by his Maori-friendly acquaintance, George Baines, leading to tense, life-altering conflicts.

TOP 1:

Once Were Warriors

Once Were Warriors
Cliff Curtis as: Bully
Genre: Drama
Release: 1994
A drama about a Maori family living in Auckland, New Zealand. Lee Tamahori tells the story of Beth Heke’s strong will to keep her family together during times of unemployment and abuse from her violent and alcoholic husband.



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