The best Roger Guenveur Smith’s movies

Roger Guenveur Smith

Roger Guenveur Smith

27/07/1959 (64 años)
Today we present the best Roger Guenveur Smith’s 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 Roger Guenveur Smith’s movies.
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American Gangster

American Gangster
7.8/10
  • Genre: CrimeDrama
  • Release: 02/11/2007
  • Character: Nate
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.

Final Destination

Final Destination
6.7/10
  • Genre: Horror
  • Release: 17/03/2000
  • Character: Agent Schreck
After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one.

Tales from the Hood

Tales from the Hood
6.5/10
A strange funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.

Fighting

Fighting
5.6/10
  • Genre: Action
  • Release: 24/04/2009
  • Character: Jack Dancing
Small-town boy Shawn MacArthur has come to New York City with nothing. Barely earning a living selling counterfeit goods on the streets, his luck changes when scam artist Harvey Boarden sees that he has a natural talent for streetfighting. When Harvey offers Shawn help at making the real cash, the two form an uneasy partnership.

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
7.7/10
A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left a legacy of self-determination and racial pride.

Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing
8/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 14/06/1989
  • Character: Smiley
Salvatore "Sal" Fragione is the Italian owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn. A neighborhood local, Buggin' Out, becomes upset when he sees that the pizzeria's Wall of Fame exhibits only Italian actors. Buggin' Out believes a pizzeria in a black neighborhood should showcase black actors, but Sal disagrees. The wall becomes a symbol of racism and hate to Buggin' Out and to other people in the neighborhood, and tensions rise.

Summer of Sam

Summer of Sam
6.7/10
Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.

Abduction

Abduction
5.1/10
A young man sets out to uncover the truth about his life after finding his baby photo on a missing persons website.

Empire State

Empire State
5.2/10
  • Genre: ActionDrama
  • Release: 03/09/2013
  • Character: Agent Marichal
After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis settles for a security guard job with an armoured truck company. After he makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, He's unwittingly drawn into an elaborate scheme to rob the abundant amounts of cash being stored on their premises—resulting in the largest cash heist in U.S.history.

Shade

Shade
6.3/10
Tiffany, Charlie and Vernon are con artists looking to up the ante from their typical scams. They figure a good way of doing this is taking down Dean "The Dean" Stevens, a well-known cardsharp, in a rigged game. However, they first need enough money to enter a game with Stevens, so they decide to strike a deal with fellow crook Larry Jennings to scam a local gangster -- which turns out to be a bad idea.

Poetic Justice

Poetic Justice
6.1/10
  • Genre: DramaRomance
  • Release: 23/07/1993
  • Character: Heywood
In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.

The Clapper

The Clapper
5.2/10
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release: 26/01/2018
  • Character: Dr. Rogers B Hay
15 minutes of fame destroys the life of a man who works as a clapper in television.

King of New York

King of New York
6.9/10
A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this stylish and ultra violent modern twist on Robin Hood.

The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation
6.5/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 09/09/2016
  • Character: Isaiah
Nat Turner, a former slave in America, leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia that results in a violent retaliation from whites.

Dope

Dope
7.2/10
Malcolm is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him into an adventure that could allow him to go from being a geek, to being dope, to ultimately being himself.

He Got Game

He Got Game
6.9/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 01/05/1998
  • Character: Big Time Willie
A basketball player's father must try to convince him to go to a college so he can get a shorter sentence.

Marshall

Marshall
7.3/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 13/10/2017
  • Character: Walter White
Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.

Hollow Point

Hollow Point
4.2/10
  • Genre: Action
  • Release: 13/06/2019
  • Character: Detective Chuck Bryant
When his wife and daughter are senselessly murdered, a grieving man finds himself caught up in a war between a group of charismatic vigilantes and the crime that infests their city.

The Son of No One

The Son of No One
5.1/10
A rookie cop is assigned to the 118 Precinct in the same district where he grew up. The Precinct Captain starts receiving letters about two unsolved murders that happened many years ago in the housing projects when the rookie cop was just a kid. These letters bring back bad memories and old secrets that begin to threaten his career and break up his family.

Deep Cover

Deep Cover
7/10
Black police officer Russell Stevens applies for a special anti-drug squad which targets the highest boss of cocaine delivery to LA—the Colombian foreign minister's nephew. Russell works his way up from the bottom undercover, until he reaches the boss.

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