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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Showing Roots
  • Hattie
-- 2016
The Trip to Bountiful
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
  • Carrie Watts
-- 2014
19% The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
  • Mama Kay
-- 2013
11% Alex Cross
  • Nana Mama
$25.9M 2012
75% The Help
  • Constantine Jefferson
$169.7M 2011
26% Why Did I Get Married Too
  • Ola
$48.5M 2010
Relative Stranger
  • Pearl
-- 2009
Up From The Bottoms: The Search For The American Dream
  • Narrator
-- 2009
Marva Collins Story
  • Actor
-- 2008
64% Reign Over Me
  • Actor
$19.7M 2007
Rwanda Rising
  • Actor
-- 2007
King
  • Coretta Scott King
$0.2M 2006
25% Madea's Family Reunion
  • Myrtle
$63.2M 2006
48% Idlewild
  • Mother Hopkins
$12.5M 2006
Fat Rose and Squeaky
  • Celine Snow
-- 2006
54% Because of Winn-Dixie
  • Gloria
$32.5M 2005
16% Diary of a Mad Black Woman
  • Myrtle
$50.4M 2005
Neighbors
  • Actor
-- 2003
The Rosa Parks Story
  • Leona McCauley
-- 2002
Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman - The Play
  • Actor
-- 2001
Jewel
  • Cathedral
-- 2001
A Lesson Before Dying
  • Tante Lou
-- 1999
Mama Flora's Family
  • Mama Flora
-- 1999
Always Outnumbered
  • Luvia
-- 1998
Riot
  • Maggie
-- 1997
43% Hoodlum
  • Stephanie St. Clair
-- 1997
Ms. Scrooge
  • Ebenita Scrooge
-- 1997
Blessed! Still, We Believe 2
  • Actor
-- 1997
50% The Grass Harp
  • Actor
-- 1996
The Road to Galveston
  • Jordan Roosevelt
-- 1996
The Price of Heaven
  • Vesta Lotte Battle
-- 1995
33% Jefferson in Paris
  • Actor
-- 1995
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All
  • Castalia
-- 1994
Duplicates
  • Dr. Randolph
-- 1992
73% Fried Green Tomatoes
  • Sipsey
-- 1991
The Kid Who Loved Christmas
  • Actor
-- 1990
Heat Wave
  • Ruthana Richardson
-- 1990
The Women of Brewster Place
  • Mrs. Browne
-- 1989
Acceptable Risks
  • Janet Framm
-- 1986
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story
  • Muriel
-- 1986
The Marva Collins Story
  • Marva Collins
-- 1981
Bustin' Loose
  • Vivian Perry
-- 1981
14% The Concorde... Airport '79
  • Elaine
-- 1979
A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich
  • Sweets
-- 1978
A Woman Called Moses
  • Harriet Ross Tubman
-- 1978
King
  • Actor
-- 1978
Wilma
  • Actor
-- 1977
The Blue Bird
  • Cat
-- 1976
Just an Old Sweet Song
  • Priscilla Simmons
-- 1976
The River Niger
  • Mattie Williams
-- 1976
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
  • Jane Pittman
-- 1974
Free to Be...You and Me
  • Actor
-- 1974
88% Sounder
  • Rebecca Morgan
-- 1972
100% The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
  • Portia
-- 1968
27% The Comedians
  • Marie Therese
-- 1967
A Man Called Adam
  • Claudia Ferguson
-- 1966
The Last Angry Man
  • Girl Left on Porch
-- 1959
Odds Against Tomorrow
  • Fra
-- 1959

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
89% How to Get Away With Murder
2014
  • Actor
2015
The View
1997
  • Guest
2013
Sunday Morning
2011
  • Appearing
2012 - 2013
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
  • Odine Burdett
2009
Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Guest
1979

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From Fried Green Tomatoes. Submitted by Alyssa B (2 years ago)

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