Ossie Davis

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Ghetto Child
  • Actor
-- 2014
83% American Revolutionary: The Evolution Of Grace Lee Boggs
  • Actor
-- 2014
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
  • Actor
-- 2010
Please Stand Back! (zurrueckbleiben bitte)
  • Actor
-- 2008
King
  • Rev. Martin Luther King
$0.2M 2006
History Makers
  • Actor
-- 2005
Apollo At 70: A Hot Night in Harlem
  • Actor
-- 2004
19% She Hate Me
  • Judge Buchanan
$81.4k 2004
Proud
  • Lorenzo DuFau
-- 2004
Deacons for Defense
  • Rev. Gregory
-- 2003
91% Baadasssss!
  • Granddad
$0.3M 2003
The Peace! DVD
  • Actor
-- 2003
79% Bubba Ho-Tep
  • Jack Kennedy
-- 2003
Independent Lens
  • Actor
-- 2002
Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
  • Actor
-- 2002
Unchained Memories: Slave Narratives
  • Actor
-- 2002
Hughes' Dream Harlem
  • Actor
-- 2002
J.C. Leyendecker: The Great American Illustrator
  • Narrator
-- 2002
We Shall Not Be Moved
  • Narrator
-- 2001
The Feast of All Saints
  • Jean-Jacques
-- 2001
65% Dinosaur
  • Yar
$135.6M 2000
Finding Buck McHenry
  • Mack Henry
-- 2000
Here's to Life
  • Duncan Cox
-- 2000
The Soul Collector
  • Mordecai
-- 1999
Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist
  • Actor
-- 1999
A Vow to Cherish
  • Alexander Billman
-- 1999
Snow Jam
  • Actor
-- 1999
Paul Robeson: Here I Stand
  • Actor
-- 1999
Chasing Secrets
  • Too Tall
-- 1999
43% Dr. Dolittle
  • Archer Dolittle
-- 1998
Tuskegee Airmen: American Heroes!
  • Host
-- 1998
Doctor Dolittle
  • Actor
-- 1998
92% 12 Angry Men
  • Juror #2
-- 1997
Miss Evers' Boys
  • Mr. Evers
-- 1997
100% 4 Little Girls
  • Actor
-- 1997
88% Get on the Bus
  • Jeremiah
-- 1996
33% I'm Not Rappaport
  • Midge
-- 1996
Thomas Jefferson
  • Narrator
-- 1996
The Android Affair
  • Winston
-- 1995
Mississippi, America
  • Narrator
-- 1995
Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the World
  • Narrator
-- 1994
80% The Client
  • Judge Harry Roosevelt
-- 1994
Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the World
  • Actor
-- 1994
Goin' Back to T-Town
  • Actor
-- 1993
65% Grumpy Old Men
  • Chuck
-- 1993
The Ernest Green Story
  • Grandfather
-- 1993
Michael Landon: Memories with Laughter and Love
  • Actor
-- 1993
Lincoln: The Pivotal Year, 1863
  • Frederick Douglas
-- 1992
91% Malcolm X
  • Eulogy Performer
-- 1992
Lincoln: I Want to Finish This Job, 1864
  • Frederick Douglas
-- 1992
Lincoln: Now He Belongs to the Ages, 1865
  • Frederick Douglas
-- 1992
25% Gladiator
  • Noah
-- 1992
Smithsonian's Great Battles of the Civil War, Vol. 1
  • Actor
-- 1992
Queen
  • Parson Dick
-- 1992
Smithsonian's Great Battles of the Civil War, Vol. 5
  • Actor
-- 1992
Lincoln: The Making of a President, 1860-1862
  • Frederick Douglas
-- 1992
81% Jungle Fever
  • The Good Reverend Doctor
-- 1991
Hands upon the Heart
  • Actor
-- 1991
58% Joe Versus the Volcano
  • Marshall
-- 1990
93% Do the Right Thing
  • Da Mayor
-- 1989
15% Her Alibi
  • Actor
-- 1989
Freedom Man
  • Actor
-- 1989
58% School Daze
  • Coach Odom
-- 1988
Avenging Angel
  • Capt. Moradian
-- 1985
22% Harry & Son
  • Raymond
-- 1984
For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
  • Screenwriter
-- 1983
Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige
  • Chuffy
-- 1981
Death of a Prophet
  • Actor
-- 1981
All God's Children
  • Blaine Whitfield
-- 1980
Freedom Road
  • Narrator
-- 1979
Hot Stuff
  • Captain John Geiberger
-- 1979
King
  • Actor
-- 1978
83% Let's Do It Again
  • Elder Johnson
-- 1975
Gordon's War
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 1973
Malcolm X
  • Actor
-- 1972
Black Girl
  • Director
-- 1972
Malcolm X
  • Narrator
-- 1972
Cotton Comes to Harlem
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1970
Night Gallery
  • Actor
-- 1969
Sam Whiskey
  • Jed Hooker
-- 1969
Slaves
  • Luke
-- 1969
70% The Scalphunters
  • Joseph
-- 1968
A Man Called Adam
  • Nelson Davis
-- 1966
100% The Hill
  • Jacko King
-- 1965
Purlie Victorious
  • Purlie Victorious
  • Screenwriter
-- 1963
60% The Cardinal
  • Father Gillis
-- 1963
The Joe Louis Story
  • Bob (uncredited)
-- 1953
100% 14 Hours
  • Cab Driver
-- 1951
83% No Way Out
  • John
-- 1950

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
POV
1988-2015
  • Appearing
2014
The L Word
2004-2009
  • Melvin Porter
  • Guest
2004 - 2005
American Experience
1988-2015
  • Narrator
1993

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From Do the Right Thing. Submitted by David E (2 years ago)

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