Best David Morse movies

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Best David Morse movies
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TOP 42:
Crazy in Alabama
Crazy in Alabama
David Morse as: Dove Bullis
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1999
An abused wife heads to California to become a movie star while her nephew back in Alabama has to deal with a racially-motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lucas Black movies?

TOP 41:
The Crossing Guard
The Crossing Guard
David Morse as: John Booth
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1995
After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in one week. Booth uses his time to try and make peace with himself and his entourage, and even finds romance. Gale, whose life is spiraling down because of his obsession towards Booth, will bring himself on the very edge of sanity. At he end of the week, both men will find themselves on a collision course with each other.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kari Wuhrer movies?


TOP 40:
The Crossing Guard
The Crossing Guard
David Morse as: John Booth
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1995
After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in one week. Booth uses his time to try and make peace with himself and his entourage, and even finds romance. Gale, whose life is spiraling down because of his obsession towards Booth, will bring himself on the very edge of sanity. At he end of the week, both men will find themselves on a collision course with each other.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robin Wright movies?

TOP 39:
Shanghai
Shanghai
David Morse as: Richard Astor
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 2010
An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own government is hiding.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Aidan Gillen movies?

TOP 38:
Shanghai
Shanghai
David Morse as: Richard Astor
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 2010
An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own government is hiding.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hayden Panettiere movies?


TOP 37:
Horns
Horns
David Morse as: Dale Williams
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Release: 2013
In the aftermath of his girlfriend's mysterious death, a young man awakens to strange horns sprouting from his temples.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Remar movies?

TOP 36:
Horns
Horns
David Morse as: Dale Williams
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Release: 2013
In the aftermath of his girlfriend's mysterious death, a young man awakens to strange horns sprouting from his temples.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Max Minghella movies?

TOP 35:
Double Vision
Double Vision
Original Title: 闆欑灣
David Morse as: Kevin Richter
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2002
An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who's embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.


TOP 34:
Double Vision
Double Vision
Original Title: 闆欑灣
David Morse as: Kevin Richter
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2002
An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who's embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.

TOP 33:
16 Blocks
16 Blocks
David Morse as: Frank Nugent
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2006
An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other forces try to prevent them from getting there.

TOP 32:
16 Blocks
16 Blocks
David Morse as: Frank Nugent
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2006
An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other forces try to prevent them from getting there.


TOP 31:
The Good Son
The Good Son
David Morse as: Jack Evans
Genre: Thriller
Release: 1993
A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Macaulay Culkin movies?

TOP 30:
The Good Son
The Good Son
David Morse as: Jack Evans
Genre: Thriller
Release: 1993
A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elijah Wood movies?

TOP 29:
Hounddog
Hounddog
David Morse as: Daddy
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2007
A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dakota Fanning movies?

TOP 28:
Hounddog
Hounddog
David Morse as: Daddy
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2007
A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.


TOP 27:
Hearts in Atlantis
Hearts in Atlantis
David Morse as: Adult Bobby Garfield
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Release: 2001
A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Anton Yelchin movies?

TOP 26:
Hearts in Atlantis
Hearts in Atlantis
David Morse as: Adult Bobby Garfield
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Release: 2001
A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.

TOP 25:
Disturbia
Disturbia
David Morse as: Robert Turner
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2007
Kale is a 17-year-old placed under house arrest after punching his teacher. He is confined to his house, and decides to use his free time spying on his neighbors. Things start to get weird when guests enter the Turner's house and don't come back out. Kale and his friends, Ronnie and Ashley, start to grow more and more interested in what is actually happening within the house of Robert Turner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Viola Davis movies?

TOP 24:
Disturbia
Disturbia
David Morse as: Robert Turner
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2007
Kale is a 17-year-old placed under house arrest after punching his teacher. He is confined to his house, and decides to use his free time spying on his neighbors. Things start to get weird when guests enter the Turner's house and don't come back out. Kale and his friends, Ronnie and Ashley, start to grow more and more interested in what is actually happening within the house of Robert Turner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Matt Craven movies?

TOP 23:
Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
David Morse as: Palmer
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2005
Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the mare and save it from being sacrificed by the owner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kris Kristofferson movies?


TOP 22:
Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
David Morse as: Palmer
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2005
Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the mare and save it from being sacrificed by the owner.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Luis Guzm谩n movies?

TOP 21:
The Long Kiss Goodnight
The Long Kiss Goodnight
David Morse as: Luke / Daedalus
Genre: Crime, Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1996
Samantha Caine, suburban homemaker, is the ideal mom to her 8 year old daughter Caitlin. She lives in Honesdale, PA, has a job teaching school and makes the best Rice Krispie treats in town. But when she receives a bump on her head, she begins to remember small parts of her previous life as a lethal, top-secret agent.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Yvonne Zima movies?

TOP 20:
The Long Kiss Goodnight
The Long Kiss Goodnight
David Morse as: Luke / Daedalus
Genre: Crime, Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1996
Samantha Caine, suburban homemaker, is the ideal mom to her 8 year old daughter Caitlin. She lives in Honesdale, PA, has a job teaching school and makes the best Rice Krispie treats in town. But when she receives a bump on her head, she begins to remember small parts of her previous life as a lethal, top-secret agent.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Geena Davis movies?

TOP 19:
Max Dugan Returns
Max Dugan Returns
David Morse as: Shoe Store Cop
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Release: 1983
An English teacher and struggling single mother has her life disrupted when the father who abandoned her as a child comes back into her life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Matthew Broderick movies?

TOP 18:
Max Dugan Returns
Max Dugan Returns
David Morse as: Shoe Store Cop
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Release: 1983
An English teacher and struggling single mother has her life disrupted when the father who abandoned her as a child comes back into her life.


TOP 17:
The Indian Runner
The Indian Runner
David Morse as: Joe Roberts
Genre: Drama
Release: 1991
Two brothers cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother sees and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things which his brother desperately tries to point out to him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patricia Arquette movies?

TOP 16:
The Indian Runner
The Indian Runner
David Morse as: Joe Roberts
Genre: Drama
Release: 1991
Two brothers cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother sees and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things which his brother desperately tries to point out to him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dennis Hopper movies?

TOP 15:

World War Z

World War Z
David Morse as: Ex-CIA Agent
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2013
Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Peter Capaldi movies?

TOP 14:

World War Z

World War Z
David Morse as: Ex-CIA Agent
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2013
Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

TOP 13:

Mother and Child

Mother and Child
David Morse as: Tom
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
The lives of three women have a commonality: adoption. Karen is a physical therapist who regrets that, as a teenager, she gave up her daughter for adoption. Elizabeth was an adopted child and is now a successful lawyer, but her personal life lacks warmth. Lucy and her husband have failed to conceive and now hope to adopt a baby to make their family complete.


TOP 12:

Mother and Child

Mother and Child
David Morse as: Tom
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
The lives of three women have a commonality: adoption. Karen is a physical therapist who regrets that, as a teenager, she gave up her daughter for adoption. Elizabeth was an adopted child and is now a successful lawyer, but her personal life lacks warmth. Lucy and her husband have failed to conceive and now hope to adopt a baby to make their family complete.

TOP 11:

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

The Odd Life of Timothy Green
David Morse as: James Green, Sr.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2012
A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.

TOP 10:

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

The Odd Life of Timothy Green
David Morse as: James Green, Sr.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2012
A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.

TOP 9:

The Rock

The Rock
David Morse as: Major Tom Baxter
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1996
FBI chemical warfare expert Stanley Goodspeed is sent on an urgent mission with a former British spy, John Patrick Mason, to stop Gen. Francis X. Hummel from launching chemical weapons on Alcatraz Island into San Francisco. Gen. Hummel demands $100 million in war reparations to be paid to the families of slain servicemen who died on covert operations. After their SEAL team is wiped out, Stanley and John deal with the soldiers on their own.

TOP 8:

The Rock

The Rock
David Morse as: Major Tom Baxter
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1996
FBI chemical warfare expert Stanley Goodspeed is sent on an urgent mission with a former British spy, John Patrick Mason, to stop Gen. Francis X. Hummel from launching chemical weapons on Alcatraz Island into San Francisco. Gen. Hummel demands $100 million in war reparations to be paid to the families of slain servicemen who died on covert operations. After their SEAL team is wiped out, Stanley and John deal with the soldiers on their own.


TOP 7:

The Negotiator

The Negotiator
David Morse as: Cdr. Adam Beck
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1998
The police try to arrest expert hostage negotiator Danny Roman, who insists he's being framed for his partner's murder in what he believes is an elaborate conspiracy. Thinking there's evidence in the Internal Affairs offices that might clear him, he takes everyone in the office hostage and demands that another well-known negotiator be brought in to handle the situation and secretly investigate the conspiracy.

TOP 6:

Concussion

Concussion
David Morse as: Mike Webster
Genre: Drama
Release: 2015
A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful institutions in the world.

TOP 5:

Contact

Contact
David Morse as: Ted Arroway
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 4:

The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker
David Morse as: Col. Reed
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Release: 2008
Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.

TOP 3:

Twelve Monkeys

Twelve Monkeys
David Morse as: Dr. Peters
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1995
In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when Cole is mistakenly sent to 1990 instead of 1996, he's arrested and locked up in a mental hospital. There he meets psychiatrist Dr. Kathryn Railly, and patient Jeffrey Goines, the son of a famous virus expert, who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, the Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease.


TOP 2:

Dancer in the Dark

Dancer in the Dark
David Morse as: Bill Houston
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2000
Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive operation. When life gets too difficult, Selma learns to cope through her love of musicals, escaping life's troubles - even if just for a moment - by dreaming up little numbers to the rhythmic beats of her surroundings.

TOP 1:

The Green Mile

The Green Mile
David Morse as: Brutus "Brutal" Howell
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 1999
A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cell block's head guard, Paul Edgecomb, recognizes Coffey's miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help stave off the condemned man's execution.


If you like the best David Morse movies, then you will also like the best Robin Wright movies, where many of their films coincide.