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List of the best Ossie Davis movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ossie Davis's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Ossie Davis movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ossie Davis movies will be at the top of the list. Ossie Davis has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Ossie Davis movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Ossie Davis films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Ossie Davis role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Ossie Davis performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List is made up of many different films, including The History Makers: Success and No Way Out.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ossie Davis movies?" and "What are the greatest Ossie Davis roles of all time?"

Notable directors that worked with Ossie Davis include names like Joel Schumacher, Spike Lee and Sidney Lumet.

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School Daze Samuel L. Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Spike Lee

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She Hate Me Monica Bellucci, Kerry Washington, Jim Brown

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Do the Right Thing Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Lawrence, Spike Lee

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Malcolm X Denzel Washington, Al Sharpton, Nelson Mandela

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Jungle Fever Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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Joe Versus the Volcano Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Carol Kane

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Dr. Dolittle Eddie Murphy, Ellen DeGeneres, Chris Rock

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Bubba Ho-Tep Paul Giamatti, Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis

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Grumpy Old Men Ann-Margret, Daryl Hannah, Jack Lemmon

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Baadasssss! Nia Long, Terry Crews, Joy Bryant

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Dinosaur Hayden Panettiere, Julianna Margulies, Alfre Woodard

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The Stand Stephen King, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald

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Gladiator Cuba Gooding Jr., Brian Dennehy, Ossie Davis

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Get on the Bus Bernie Mac, Randy Quaid, Andre Braugher

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No Way Out Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark, Ruby Dee

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Let's Do It Again Bill Cosby, Sidney Poitier, Ossie Davis

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The Client Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Mary-Louise Parker

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The Hill Sean Connery, Ossie Davis, Michael Redgrave

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The Ernest Green Story Ruby Dee, Morris Chestnut, Ossie Davis

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Miss Evers' Boys Laurence Fishburne, Alfre Woodard, Ossie Davis

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The Scalphunters Burt Lancaster, Shelley Winters, Telly Savalas

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Sam Whiskey Burt Reynolds, Angie Dickinson, Ossie Davis

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Harry & Son Morgan Freeman, Paul Newman, Ellen Barkin

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King Tony Bennett, Cicely Tyson, Ossie Davis

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Avenging Angel Betsy Russell, Ossie Davis, Ross Hagen

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The Soul Collector Hilary Duff, Melissa Gilbert, Bruce Greenwood

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I'm Not Rappaport Craig T. Nelson, Walter Matthau, Martha Plimpton

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Slaves Dionne Warwick, Ossie Davis, Stephen Boyd

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Gone Are the Days! Alan Alda, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis

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Proud Aidan Quinn, Ossie Davis, Stephen Rea

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Deacons for Defense Forest Whitaker, Ossie Davis, Jonathan Silverman

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Here's to Life! Ossie Davis, Eric McCormack, James Whitmore

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The History Makers: Success Isaac Hayes, Ossie Davis

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Directors: Sidney Lumet is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Ossie Davis Movies
Directors: Sidney Lumet Jack Lemmon, Ossie Davis

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Chasing Secrets Madeline Zima, Ossie Davis, Della Reese

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Finding Buck McHenry Ernie Banks, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis

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A Man Called Adam Morgan Freeman, Louis Armstrong, Sammy Davis

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Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the Wo... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Ossie Davis Movies
Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the World Maya Angelou, John McEnroe, Billie Jean King

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The House of God Michael Richards, James Cromwell, Joe Piscopo

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Unchained Memories: Readings f... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Ossie Davis Movies
Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett, Don Cheadle

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Shock Treatment Lauren Bacall, Roddy McDowall, Carol Lynley

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Apollo at 70: A Hot Night in H... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Ossie Davis Movies
Apollo at 70: A Hot Night in Harlem Denzel Washington, Willie Nelson, Al Sharpton

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Why Can't We Be a Family Again... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Ossie Davis Movies

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The Tenth Level John Travolta, William Shatner, Ossie Davis

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A Vow to Cherish Ossie Davis, Ken Howard, Barbara Babcock

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The Ghosts of Christmas Eve Jewel, Ossie Davis, Allie Sheridan