The Best Common Movies

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List of the best Common movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Common'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 Common movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Common movies will be at the top of the list. Common has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Common movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Common films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including Street Kings and Smokin' Aces.

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

If you're a fan of Common, then check out our lists of the best Mos Def and Slick Rick movies as well.

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  • All About Nina
    1
    Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Common, Beau Bridges
    5 votes
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Eva Vives
    All About Nina is a 2018 comedy film directed by Eva Vives. To escape a difficult ex (Chace Crawford) and to prepare for a prospectively life-changing audition, provocative stand-up comedian Nina ...more
  • Just Wright
    2
    Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton
    16 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Sanaa Hamri
    Physical therapist Leslie Wright (Queen Latifah) lands the dream job of working with basketball superstar Scott McKnight (Common). All goes well until Leslie finds that she is falling in love with ...more

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  • Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and The Cops
    3
    Snoop Dogg, Common, Busta Rhymes
    8 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Don Sikorski
    In a time when even the most respected and mainstream hip-hop artists face charges of drug trafficking, assault, and money laundering, filmmaker Don Sikorski speaks with such prominent hip-hoppers as ...more

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  • Wanted
    4
    James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman, Angelina Jolie
    8 votes
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Timur Bekmambetov
    Wesley Gibson (James McAvoy) is an office worker whose life is going nowhere. After his estranged father is murdered, he meets Fox (Angelina Jolie), who recruits him into the Fraternity, a secret ...more

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