Best Sanaa Lathan movies

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Best Sanaa Lathan movies
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TOP 21:
Repentance
Repentance
Sanaa Lathan as: Maggie
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 2014
An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him and his family for their past sins.

TOP 20:
Approaching the Unknown
Approaching the Unknown
Sanaa Lathan as: Captain Emily Maddox
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2016
Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.


TOP 19:
Native Son
Native Son
Sanaa Lathan as: Trudy Thomas
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
A young African-American man named Bigger Thomas takes a job working for a highly influential Chicago family, a decision that will change the course of his life forever.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Nick Robinson movies?

TOP 18:
The Perfect Guy
The Perfect Guy
Sanaa Lathan as: Leah
Genre: Thriller
Release: 2015
After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jessica Parker Kennedy movies?

TOP 17:
AVP: Alien vs. Predator
AVP: Alien vs. Predator
Sanaa Lathan as: Alexa Woods
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Science Fiction
Release: 2004
When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the Predator race.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Colin Salmon movies?


TOP 16:
Powder Blue
Powder Blue
Sanaa Lathan as: Diana
Genre: Drama
Release: 2009
On the gritty streets of LA, the destinies of four people desperate for connection and redemption are about to collide.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patrick Swayze movies?

TOP 15:

Out of Time

Out of Time
Sanaa Lathan as: Ann Merai Harrison
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Release: 2003
Matt Lee Whitlock, respected chief of police in small Banyan Key, Florida, must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion. Matt Lee has to stay a few steps ahead of his own police force and everyone he's trusted in order to find out the truth.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hui Siu-Hung movies?

TOP 14:

American Assassin

American Assassin
Sanaa Lathan as: Irene Kennedy
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2017
Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Taylor Kitsch movies?


TOP 13:

Something New

Something New
Sanaa Lathan as: Kenya Denise McQueen
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2006
Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Simon Baker movies?

TOP 12:

Drive

Drive
Sanaa Lathan as: Carolyn Brody
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Comedy
Release: 1997
A prototype enhanced human, on the run from Chinese-hired hit men, hooks up with a dread-locked bystander, and the two of them elude their pursuers narrowly each time.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dave Sheridan movies?

TOP 11:

Contagion

Contagion
Sanaa Lathan as: Aubrey Cheever
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2011
As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jennifer Ehle movies?


TOP 10:

The Best Man Holiday

The Best Man Holiday
Sanaa Lathan as: Robyn
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2013
When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Terrence Howard movies?

TOP 9:

Life

Life
Sanaa Lathan as: Daisy
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1999
Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Yoshitsugu Matsuoka movies?

TOP 8:

Blade

Blade
Sanaa Lathan as: Vanessa
Genre: Action, Horror
Release: 1998
When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying—all the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills. Blade and his mentor battle an evil vampire rebel who plans to take over the outdated vampire council, capture Blade and resurrect a voracious blood god.

TOP 7:

The Family That Preys

The Family That Preys
Sanaa Lathan as: Andrea
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic Science and works in a construction corporation while her sister Pam stayed with Alice and worked in the diner. Andrea is married to construction worker Chris, who works in the same corporation as his wife but dreams of starting up his own business. However she is being unfaithful to him - with their boss William Cartwright. William is the son of Alice's best friend, the wealthy Charlotte Cartwright. While Alice travels with Charlotte on a road trip, the ambition and infidelity of William triggers a series of events that will affect relationships in both families.


TOP 6:

Brown Sugar

Brown Sugar
Sanaa Lathan as: Sidney 'Syd' Shaw
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2002
Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.

TOP 5:

The Best Man

The Best Man
Sanaa Lathan as: Robin
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release: 1999
Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.

TOP 4:

Now You See Me 2

Now You See Me 2
Sanaa Lathan as: Deputy Director Natalie Austin
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Release: 2016
One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

TOP 3:

The Wood

The Wood
Sanaa Lathan as: Alicia
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1999
In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the twenty-something trio's childhood exploits, the memories capture the mood and nostalgia of the '80s era.

TOP 2:

Nappily Ever After

Nappily Ever After
Sanaa Lathan as: Violet Jones
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2018
After an accident at the hair salon, Violet realizes she's not living life to the fullest. A soulful barber helps her put the pieces back together.


TOP 1:

Love & Basketball

Love & Basketball
Sanaa Lathan as: Monica Wright
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
A young African-American couple navigates the tricky paths of romance and athletics in this drama. Quincy McCall and Monica Wright grew up in the same neighborhood and have known each other since childhood. As they grow into adulthood, they fall in love, but they also share another all-consuming passion: basketball. They've followed the game all their lives and have no small amount of talent on the court. As Quincy and Monica struggle to make their relationship work, they follow separate career paths though high school and college basketball and, they hope, into stardom in big-league professional ball.


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