List of the best Hawthorne James movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Hawthorne James'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 Hawthorne James movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Hawthorne James movies will be at the top of the list. Hawthorne James has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Hawthorne James movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Hawthorne James films to end the squabble once and for all.
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This list has everything from Disco Godfather to The Habitation of Dragons."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Hawthorne James movies?" and "What are the greatest Hawthorne James roles of all time?"
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka is a 1988 parody film of blaxploitation movies written, directed by, and starring Keenen Ivory Wayans. Featured in the film are several noteworthy African American actors who were part of the genre of blaxploitation: Jim Brown, Bernie Casey, Antonio Fargas, and Isaac Hayes. Other actors in the film are Kadeem Hardison, Ja'net Dubois, John Witherspoon, Damon Wayans, Clarence Williams III, and Chris Rock. The film's main villain, "Mr. Big", was played by the actor John Vernon. In the movie, Vernon states about on his role as "Mr. Big" that while he might seem to be "above playing an exploitation villain", many others have taken on similar roles. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Chris Rock, Jim Brown, Damon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Isaac Hayes, + more
Initial Release: 1988
Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans
#43 on The Best Movies of 1988
Speed is a 1994 American action film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut. The film stars Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, and Jeff Daniels. A surprise critical and commercial success, it won two Academy Awards, for Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing at the 67th Academy Awards in early 1995. The film tells the story of the LAPD cop who tries to rescue civilians on a city bus rigged with a bomb programmed to explode if the bus slows down or if civilians tries to escape. A sequel called Speed 2: Cruise Control was released in June 1997. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Jeff Daniels, Joe Morton, + more
Initial Release: 1994
Directed by: Jan de Bont
#14 on The Best Movies of 1993
#76 on The Best Adventure Movies
Snoop Dogg's "musical" film inspired by his preceding album R&G The Masterpiece, Boss 'n up debuted on 6 December 2005. It came out in DVD format. It was the first release of the newly founded Snoopadelic Films, run by Snoop Dogg. Snoop stars as a grocery clerk named Cordé Christopher, a young and magnetic man, subject to keen female interest. He becomes a protégé of Orange Juice, an experienced pimp, after being informed of the better and richer life he can lead if he becomes a pimp. OJ cultivates Cordé's 'talent' and shares street knowledge with him, including the Rules of the "Pimping" Game. To some degree OJ treats Corde like a son. After achieving success Cordé has to choose between the ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Snoop Dogg, Lil Jon, Caryn Ward, Hawthorne James, Shillae Anderson, + more
Initial Release: 2005
Directed by: Dylan C. Brown
Disco Godfather, also known as The Avenging Disco Godfather, is a 1979 action film starring Rudy Ray Moore and Carol Speed, directed by J. Robert Wagoner and released by Transvue Pictures. Commonly considered a blaxploitation film, the plot centers on Moore's character, a retired cop who owns and operates a disco and tries to shut down the local angel dust dealer after his nephew gets "whacked out" on the drug. The Disco Godfather's trademark phrase is his encouragement of the disco patrons to "Put your weight on it, put your weight on it, put your weight on it!". The film also served as the debut of Keith David, who has an unbilled bit part as a patron in the nightclub, as well as the ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Rudy Ray Moore, Hawthorne James, Carol Speed, Jerry Jones, Lady Reed
Initial Release: 1980
Directed by: J. Robert Wagoner