Most Popular Titles With Denzel Washington

1. Remember the Titans (2000)
113 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 48/100 (32 reviews)

The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.

2. Flight (I) (2012)
138 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 76/100 (40 reviews)

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.

3. 2 Guns (2013)
109 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 55/100 (43 reviews)

A DEA agent and a naval intelligence officer find themselves on the run after a botched attempt to infiltrate a drug cartel. While fleeing, they learn the secret of their shaky alliance: Neither knew that the other was an undercover agent.

4. The Book of Eli (2010)
118 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Metascore: 53/100 (33 reviews)

A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.

5. Training Day (2001)
122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 70/100 (34 reviews)

On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

6. American Gangster (2007)
157 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 76/100 (38 reviews)

In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.

7. Inside Man (2006)
129 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 76/100 (39 reviews)

A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.

8. Man on Fire (2004)
146 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 47/100 (36 reviews)

In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect.

9. Safe House (2012)
115 min | Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 52/100 (36 reviews)

A young CIA agent is tasked with looking after a fugitive in a safe house. But when the safe house is attacked, he finds himself on the run with his charge.

10. Fallen (1998)
124 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.

11. Philadelphia (1993)
125 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (21 reviews)

When a man with AIDS is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.

12. Deja Vu (2006)
126 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (32 reviews)

An A.T.F. agent travels back in time to save a woman from being murdered, falling in love with her in the process.

13. Glory (1989)
122 min | Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.

14. Unstoppable (2010)
98 min | Action, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 69/100 (34 reviews)

With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe.

15. The Equalizer (2014)
Action, Crime, Thriller | Post-production

Denzel Washington plays a former black ops commando who faked his death for a quiet life in Boston. He comes out of his retirement to rescue a young girl, Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), and finds himself face to face with Russian gangsters.

16. The Bone Collector (1999)
118 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 45/100 (33 reviews)

Denzel Washington plays a quadriplegic homicide detective. He and his female partner track down a serial killer.

17. Out of Time (I) (2003)
105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (35 reviews)

A Florida police chief must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion.

18. Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Young lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.

19. The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
129 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 76/100 (41 reviews)

In the midst of the Gulf War, soldiers are kidnapped and brainwashed for sinister purposes.

20. John Q (2002)
116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Metascore: 30/100 (33 reviews)

A down-on-his luck father, whose insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant, takes the hospital's emergency room hostage until the doctors agree to perform the operation.

21. Malcolm X (1992)
202 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Metascore: 72/100 (9 reviews)

Biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader, from his early life and career as a small-time gangster, to his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam and his assassination.

22. He Got Game (1998)
136 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (20 reviews)

A basketball player's father must try to convince him to go to a college so he can get a shorter sentence.

23. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

After Jay Leno's second retirement from the program, Jimmy Fallon stepped in as his permanent replacement. After 42 years in Los Angeles the program was brought back to New York.

24. The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
106 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 55/100 (34 reviews)

Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.

25. The Great Debaters (2007)
126 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 65/100 (32 reviews)

A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.

26. The Hurricane (1999)
146 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Metascore: 74/100 (30 reviews)

The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.

27. The Siege (1998)
116 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 53/100 (25 reviews)

The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.

28. Crimson Tide (1995)
116 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (20 reviews)

On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.

29. Death Wish (1974)
93 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad after his wife is murdered by street punks in which he randomly goes out and kills would-be muggers on the mean streets after dark.

30. Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003– )
60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A mix of celebrity interviews, musical performers, audience participation games, and segments spotlighting real people with extraordinary stories and talents, hosted by comedienne Ellen DeGeneres.

31. Virtuosity (1995)
106 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Metascore: 39/100 (17 reviews)

A virtual-reality serial killer manages to escape into the real world.

32. Antwone Fisher (2002)
120 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 62/100 (32 reviews)

Antwone Fisher, a young navy man, is forced to see a psychiatrist after a violent outburst against a fellow crewman. During the course of treatment a painful past is revealed and a new hope begins.

33. The Pelican Brief (1993)
141 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 50/100 (15 reviews)

A law student uncovers a conspiracy, putting herself and others in danger.

34. St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.

35. Courage Under Fire (1996)
117 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 77/100 (19 reviews)

A US Army officer, despondent about a deadly mistake he made, investigates a female chopper commander's worthiness for the Medal of Honor.

36. Good Morning America (1975– )
120 min | News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

ABC's "Good Morning America" presents the News and Information Source of the day's topics and journalism. The 1st Co-Host Team of David Hartman & Nancy Dussault, 2nd was Sandy Hill, 3rd was... See full summary »

37. Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 78/100 (21 reviews)

An Afro-American man is hired to find a woman and gets mixed up in a murderous political scandal.

38. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

39. The Graham Norton Show (2007– )
60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
40. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )
60 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

This popular and long-running morning talk show owes much of its success to the chemistry between its two hosts, Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa. Although the format is not significantly ... See full summary »

41. Cry Freedom (1987)
157 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

South African journalist Donald Woods is forced to flee the country after attempting to investigate the death in custody of his friend the black activist Steve Biko.

42. Ricochet (1991)
102 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An attorney is terrorized by the criminal he put away years ago when he was a cop.

43. Mo' Better Blues (1990)
130 min | Drama, Music, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Jazz trumpeter Bleek Gilliam makes questionable decisions in his professional and romantic life.

44. The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986–2011)
60 min | Drama, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Chicago-based daytime talk-show host Oprah Winfrey invites a guest panel to discuss a topic, in front of a studio audience. The topics are often controversial or sensational.

45. Power (1986)
111 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Pete St. John is a powerful and successful political consultant, with clients spread around the country. When his long-time friend and client Ohio senator Sam Hastings decides to quit ... See full summary »

46. Uptown Saturday Night
Comedy | Announced

A comedy centered around two friends, their night at an illegal club, a misplaced wallet, and a winning lottery ticket.

47. The Preacher's Wife (1996)
123 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all ... See full summary »

48. Attack of the Show! (2005– )
60 min | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

There's the inside track, and then there are those who pave the inside track. Attack of the Show gets you inside, underneath, around, and behind the newest tech, the hottest games, the ... See full summary »

49. A Soldier's Story (1984)
101 min | Drama, Mystery, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.

50. The Oscars (2013 TV Special)
215 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome your host, Seth MacFarlane. "Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the Oscars... See full synopsis »