Best Joe Morton movies

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Best Joe Morton movies
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TOP 25:
Blues Brothers 2000
Blues Brothers 2000
Joe Morton as: Cab Chamberlain
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Music
Release: 1998
Elwood, the now lone "Blues Brother" finally released from prison, is once again enlisted by Sister Mary Stigmata in her latest crusade to raise funds for a children's hospital. Once again hitting the road to re-unite the band and win the big prize at the New Orleans Battle of the Bands, Elwood is pursued cross-country by the cops, led by Cabel the Curtis' son

TOP 24:
The Astronaut's Wife
The Astronaut's Wife
Joe Morton as: Sherman Reese
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1999
When astronaut Spencer Armacost returns to Earth after a mission that nearly cost him his life, he decides to take a desk job in order to see his beautiful wife, Jillian, more often. Gradually, Jillian notices that Spencer's personality seems to have changed, but her concerns fade when she discovers that she's pregnant. As Jillian grows closer to becoming a mother, her suspicions about Spencer return. Why does it seem as if he's a different person?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Donna Murphy movies?


TOP 23:
The Night Listener
The Night Listener
Joe Morton as: Ashe
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2006
In the midst of his crumbling relationship, a radio show host begins speaking to his biggest fan—a young boy—via the telephone. But when questions about the boy's identity come up, the host's life is thrown into chaos.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sandra Oh movies?

TOP 22:
Bounce
Bounce
Joe Morton as: Jim Willer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jurnee Smollett movies?

TOP 21:
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Joe Morton as: Silas Stone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2016
Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Callan Mulvey movies?


TOP 20:
Executive Decision
Executive Decision
Joe Morton as: Campbell Matheny
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1996
Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is assigned to intercept the plane and hijackers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best BD Wong movies?

TOP 19:
Paycheck
Paycheck
Joe Morton as: Agent Dodge
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2003
Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a three-year job, he's told he isn't getting a paycheck and instead receives a mysterious envelope. In it are clues he must piece together to find out why he wasn't paid – and why he's now in hot water.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ivana Miličević movies?

TOP 18:
Justice League
Justice League
Joe Morton as: Silas Stone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2017
Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of Steppenwolf and the Parademons who are on the hunt for three Mother Boxes on Earth.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Noel Fisher movies?


TOP 17:
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Joe Morton as: Dr. Houston Brooks
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2019
Follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species - thought to be mere myths - rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity's very existence hanging in the balance.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Zhang Ziyi movies?

TOP 16:
Forever Young
Forever Young
Joe Morton as: Cameron
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Release: 1992
A 1939 test pilot asks his best friend to use him as a guinea pig for a cryogenics experiment. Daniel McCormick wants to be frozen for a year so that he doesn't have to watch his love lying in a coma. The next thing Daniel knows is that he's been awoken in 1992.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Luisa Ranieri movies?

TOP 15:

Dragonfly

Dragonfly
Joe Morton as: Hugh Campbell
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patient's near death experiences.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Heidi Swedberg movies?


TOP 14:

What Lies Beneath

What Lies Beneath
Joe Morton as: Dr. Drayton
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2000
When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire investigates, she discovers that the man she loves might know more than he's letting on.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Amber Valletta movies?

TOP 13:

Apt Pupil

Apt Pupil
Joe Morton as: Dan Richler
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1998
One day in 1984, Todd Bowden, a brilliant high school boy fascinated by the history of Nazism, stumbles across an old man whose appearance resembles that of Kurt Dussander, a wanted Nazi war criminal. A month later, Todd decides to knock on his door.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruce Davison movies?

TOP 12:

The Brother from Another Planet

The Brother from Another Planet
Joe Morton as: The Brother
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 1984
An alien slave crash-lands in New York City while being pursued by two Men in Black bounty hunters. His attempt to find a place for himself on Earth parallels that of the immigrant experience.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Strathairn movies?

TOP 11:

All the Way

All the Way
Joe Morton as: Roy Wilkins
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie
Release: 2016
Lyndon B. Johnson's amazing 11-month journey from taking office after JFK's assassination, through the fight to pass the 1964 Civil Rights Act and his own presidential campaign, culminating on the night LBJ is actually elected to the office – no longer the 'accidental President.'


TOP 10:

Thoughtcrimes

Thoughtcrimes
Joe Morton as: Jon Harper
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 2003
Freya McAllister suddenly starts hearing voices in her head on the night of her High School Prom. One night Dr Michael Welles arrives telling Freya that she isn't crazy but that her voices are the thoughts of everyone around her. He teaches her to turn her telepathic powers into a powerful gift. What he doesn't say is that he works for the National Security Agency...

TOP 9:

Ali

Ali
Joe Morton as: Chauncey Eskridge
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.

TOP 8:

Crossroads

Crossroads
Joe Morton as: Scratch's Assistant
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Release: 1986
Cult classic starring Ralph Macchio as a want-to-be blues guitar virtuoso who seeks a long-lost song by legendary musician Robert Johnson.

TOP 7:

...And Justice for All

...And Justice for All
Joe Morton as: Prison Doctor
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1979
An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn't do it, the judge will have him disbarred.

TOP 6:

Lone Star

Lone Star
Joe Morton as: Del
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 1996
When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.


TOP 5:

Speed

Speed
Joe Morton as: Capt. McMahon
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Release: 1994
Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but a nightmare in LA traffic. And that's still not the end.

TOP 4:

Cleveland Abduction

Cleveland Abduction
Joe Morton as: Agent Solano
Genre: Crime, Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2015
A single mother becomes Ariel Castro's first kidnapping victim, and finds herself trapped in his home with two other women for 11 years.

TOP 3:

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men
Joe Morton as: Crooks
Genre: Drama
Release: 1992
Two drifters, one a gentle but slow giant, try to make money working the fields during the Depression so they can fulfill their dreams.

TOP 2:

American Gangster

American Gangster
Joe Morton as: Charlie Williams
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2007
Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Partly based on a true story.

TOP 1:

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Joe Morton as: Dr. Miles Bennett Dyson
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1991
Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has managed to send a protector back to attempt to save John and his mother Sarah.



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