Best Ving Rhames movies

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Best Ving Rhames movies
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TOP 25:
Dark Blue
Dark Blue
Ving Rhames as: Arthur Holland
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2002
Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charles Dance movies?

TOP 24:
Won't Back Down
Won't Back Down
Ving Rhames as: Principal Thompson
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
Jamie Fitzpatrick and Nona Alberts are two women from opposites sides of the social and economic track, but they have one thing in common: a mission to fix their community's broken school and ensure a bright future for their children. The two women refuse to let any obstacles stand in their way as they battle a bureaucracy that's hopelessly mired in traditional thinking, and they seek to re-energize a faculty that has lost its passion for teaching.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lance Reddick movies?


TOP 23:
The People Under the Stairs
The People Under the Stairs
Ving Rhames as: Leroy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1991
When young Poindexter "Fool" Williams breaks into the creepy, immense old home of his family's greedy and uncaring landlords, he uncovers a disturbing scenario underneath the stairs.

TOP 22:
Undisputed
Undisputed
Ving Rhames as: George 'Iceman' Chambers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2002
Monroe Hutchens is the heavyweight champion of Sweetwater, a maximum security prison. He was convicted to a life sentence due to a passionate crime. Iceman Chambers is the heavyweight champion, who lost his title due to a rape conviction to ten years in Sweetwater. WHen these two giants collide in the same prison, they fight against each other disputing who is the real champion.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mike Tyson movies?

TOP 21:
Dave
Dave
Ving Rhames as: Duane Stevenson
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1993
Bill Mitchell is the philandering and distant President of the United States. Dave Kovic is a sweet-natured and caring Temp Agency operator, who by a staggering coincidence looks exactly like the President. As such, when Mitchell wants to escape an official luncheon, the Secret Service hires Dave to stand in for him. Unfortunately, Mitchell suffers a severe stroke whilst having sex with one of his aides, and Dave finds himself stuck in the role indefinitely. The corrupt and manipulative Chief of Staff, Bob Alexander, plans to use Dave to elevate himself to the White House - but unfortunately, he doesn't count on Dave enjoying himself in office, using his luck to make the country a better place, and falling in love with the beautiful First Lady...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dave Chappelle movies?


TOP 20:
Jamesy Boy
Jamesy Boy
Ving Rhames as: Conrad
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Release: 2014
Based on the true story of teenager James Burns who goes from a suburban street gang to a maximum-security prison cell surrounded by hardened criminals. He turns his life around in prison thanks to the unexpected friendship he forms with a convicted murderer who becomes his mentor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Woods movies?

TOP 19:
A Sunday Horse
A Sunday Horse
Ving Rhames as: Mr. Valentine
Genre: Drama, Family, TV Movie
Release: 2016
After a near-fatal accident, on a horse the experts thought was nothing special, a determined rider from the wrong side of the tracks defies all the odds to pursue her dreams of winning a national jumping championship.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best William Shatner movies?

TOP 18:
Mission: Impossible III
Mission: Impossible III
Ving Rhames as: Luther Stickell
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller
Release: 2006
Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Keri Russell movies?


TOP 17:
Out of Sight
Out of Sight
Ving Rhames as: Buddy Bragg
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Release: 1998
Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if there's more between them than just the law.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Catherine Keener movies?

TOP 16:
Con Air
Con Air
Ving Rhames as: Nathan Jones
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Release: 1997
When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, led by creepy Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. Watching his every move is the just-released Cameron Poe, who'd rather reunite with his family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Danny Trejo movies?

TOP 15:

Bringing Out the Dead

Bringing Out the Dead
Ving Rhames as: Marcus
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
48 hours in the life of a burnt-out paramedic. 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 Queen Latifah movies?


TOP 14:

Rosewood

Rosewood
Ving Rhames as: Mann
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 1997
Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Patrick movies?

TOP 13:

Mission: Impossible

Mission: Impossible
Ving Rhames as: Luther Stickell
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1996
When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt now must ferret out the real double agent and, in the process, even the score.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Emmanuelle Béart movies?

TOP 12:

Dawn of the Dead

Dawn of the Dead
Ving Rhames as: Kenneth
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Release: 2004
A group of survivors take refuge in a shopping mall after the world is taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kevin Zegers movies?

TOP 11:

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Ving Rhames as: Luther Stickell (uncredited)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2011
Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion causing severe destruction to the Kremlin and the IMF to be implicated in the bombing, forcing the President to disavow them. No longer being aided by the government, Ethan and his team chase Hendricks around the globe, although they might still be too late to stop a disaster.


TOP 10:

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Ving Rhames as: Luther Stickell
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2015
Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet—eradicating 'The Syndicate', an International and highly-skilled rogue organisation committed to destroying the IMF.

TOP 9:

Casualties of War

Casualties of War
Ving Rhames as: Lt. Reilly
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1989
During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.

TOP 8:

Baby Boy

Baby Boy
Ving Rhames as: Melvin 'Mel'
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Release: 2001
The story of Jody, a misguided, 20-year-old African-American who is really just a baby boy finally forced-kicking and screaming to face the commitments of real life. Streetwise and jobless, he has not only fathered two children by two different women-Yvette and Peanut but still lives with his own mother. He can't seem to strike a balance or find direction in his chaotic life.

TOP 7:

The Long Walk Home

The Long Walk Home
Ving Rhames as: Herbert Cotter
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1990
Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.

TOP 6:

Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Ving Rhames as: Luther Stickell
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release: 2018
When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.


TOP 5:

Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder
Ving Rhames as: George
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Release: 1990
After returning home from the Vietnam War, veteran Jacob Singer struggles to maintain his sanity. Plagued by hallucinations and flashbacks, Singer rapidly falls apart as the world and people around him morph and twist into disturbing images. His girlfriend, Jezzie, and ex-wife, Sarah, try to help, but to little avail. Even Singer's chiropractor friend, Louis, fails to reach him as he descends into madness.

TOP 4:

Lilo & Stitch

Lilo & Stitch
Ving Rhames as: Cobra Bubbles (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2002
As Stitch, a runaway genetic experiment from a faraway planet, wreaks havoc on the Hawaiian Islands, he becomes the mischievous adopted alien "puppy" of an independent little girl named Lilo and learns about loyalty, friendship, and 'ohana, the Hawaiian tradition of family.

TOP 3:

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Ving Rhames as: Charlie-27
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Release: 2017
The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.

TOP 2:

Bound by Honor

Bound by Honor
Ving Rhames as: Ivan
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1993
Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. gang known as the "Vatos Locos", and the story focuses on how a violent crime and the influence of narcotics alter their lives. Miklo is incarcerated and sent to San Quentin, where he makes a "home" for himself. Cruz becomes an exceptional artist, but a heroin addiction overcomes him with tragic results. Paco becomes a cop and an enemy to his "carnal", Miklo.

TOP 1:

Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction
Ving Rhames as: Marsellus Wallace
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 1994
A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.



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