Best Jeffrey Wright movies

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Best Jeffrey Wright movies
Today we present the best Jeffrey Wright movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Jeffrey Wright:

TOP 25:
Quantum of Solace
Quantum of Solace
Jeffrey Wright as: Felix Leiter
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2008
Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Harbour movies?

TOP 24:
All Day and a Night
All Day and a Night
Jeffrey Wright as: JD
Genre: Drama
Release: 2020
While serving life in prison, a young man looks back at the people, the circumstances and the system that set him on the path toward his crime.


TOP 23:
Ride with the Devil
Ride with the Devil
Jeffrey Wright as: Daniel Holt
Genre: Drama, Western, Romance, War
Release: 1999
Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an immigrant's son, a freed slave, and a young widow form an unlikely friendship as they learn how to survive in an uncertain time. In a place without rules and redefine the meaning of bravery and honor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Margo Martindale movies?

TOP 22:
The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate
Jeffrey Wright as: CPL Al Melvin
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Release: 2004
Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins to doubt that his fellow squad-mate Sergeant Raymond Shaw, now a vice-presidential candidate, is the hero he remembers him being. As Marco's doubts deepen, Shaw's political power grows, and, when Marco finds a mysterious implant embedded in his back, the memory of what really happened begins to return.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Liev Schreiber movies?

TOP 21:
Syriana
Syriana
Jeffrey Wright as: Bennett Holiday
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2005
The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best George Clooney movies?


TOP 20:
The Public
The Public
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joe Pesci movies?

TOP 19:
The Ides of March
The Ides of March
Jeffrey Wright as: Senator Thompson
Genre: Drama
Release: 2011
Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman's idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where 'victory' is relative.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ryan Gosling movies?

TOP 18:
The Good Dinosaur
The Good Dinosaur
Jeffrey Wright as: Poppa (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Release: 2015
An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Anna Paquin movies?


TOP 17:
Basquiat
Basquiat
Jeffrey Wright as: Jean-Michel Basquiat
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1996
The brief life of Jean Michel Basquiat, a world renowned New York street artist struggling with fame, drugs and his identity.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Christopher Walken movies?

TOP 16:
Presumed Innocent
Presumed Innocent
Jeffrey Wright as: Prosecuting Attorney
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1990
Rusty Sabich is a deputy prosecutor engaged in an obsessive affair with a coworker who is murdered. Soon after, he's accused of the crime. And his fight to clear his name becomes a whirlpool of lies and hidden passions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Harrison Ford movies?

TOP 15:

The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch
Jeffrey Wright as: James 'Hobie' Hobart
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws him into a world of crime.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Finn Wolfhard movies?


TOP 14:

Ali

Ali
Jeffrey Wright as: Howard Bingham
Genre: Drama
Release: 2001
In 1964, a brash, new pro boxer, fresh from his Olympic gold medal victory, explodes onto the scene: Cassius Clay. Bold and outspoken, he cuts an entirely new image for African Americans in sport with his proud public self-confidence and his unapologetic belief that he is the greatest boxer of all time. Yet at the top of his game, both Ali's personal and professional lives face the ultimate test.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jon Voight movies?

TOP 13:

Confirmation

Confirmation
Jeffrey Wright as: Charles Ogletree
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie
Release: 2016
Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Greg Kinnear movies?

TOP 12:

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Jeffrey Wright as: Beetee
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2014
Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Knepper movies?

TOP 11:

Broken Flowers

Broken Flowers
Jeffrey Wright as: Winston
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 2005
As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.


TOP 10:

Game Night

Game Night
Jeffrey Wright as: FBI Agent Henderson
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Release: 2018
Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the game. As the competitors set out to solve the case, they start to learn that neither the game nor Brooks are what they seem to be. The friends soon find themselves in over their heads as each twist leads to another unexpected turn over the course of one chaotic night.

TOP 9:

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
Jeffrey Wright as: Beetee
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games.

TOP 8:

Game Night

Game Night
Jeffrey Wright as: Agent Ron Henderson (uncredited)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Release: 2018
Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the game. As the competitors set out to solve the case, they start to learn that neither the game nor Brooks are what they seem to be. The friends soon find themselves in over their heads as each twist leads to another unexpected turn over the course of one chaotic night.

TOP 7:

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Jeffrey Wright as: William Black
Genre: Drama
Release: 2011
A year after his father's death, Oskar, a troubled young boy, discovers a mysterious key he believes was left for him by his father and embarks on a scavenger hunt to find the matching lock.

TOP 6:

Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records
Jeffrey Wright as: Muddy Waters
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Release: 2008
The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.


TOP 5:

Source Code

Source Code
Jeffrey Wright as: Dr. Rutledge
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2011
Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he's part of a top-secret experimental program that enables him to experience the final 8 minutes of another person's life. Colter re-lives the train incident over and over again, gathering more clues each time.

TOP 4:

Only Lovers Left Alive

Only Lovers Left Alive
Jeffrey Wright as: Dr. Watson
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2013
A depressed musician reunites with his lover in the desolate streets of Detroit. Though their romance has endured several centuries, it is tested by the arrival of her capricious and unpredictable younger sister.

TOP 3:

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Jeffrey Wright as: Beetee
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) - a competition that could change Panem forever.

TOP 2:

Casino Royale

Casino Royale
Jeffrey Wright as: Felix Leiter
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2006
Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond—on his maiden mission as a 00 Agent—to attend this game and prevent Le Chiffre from winning. With the help of Vesper Lynd and Felix Leiter, Bond enters the most important poker game in his already dangerous career.

TOP 1:

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
Jeffrey Wright as: Henry
Genre: Drama
Release: 2013
Coming of age story about two inner city youths, who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.



If you like the best Jeffrey Wright movies, then you will also like the best Jennifer Lawrence movies, where many of their films coincide.