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The Best Clifton Powell Movies

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

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

This list features films like The American Dream and Show Stoppers.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Clifton Powell include names like Brett Ratner, Stephen Sommers and Brian Robbins.

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  • Legendary soul musician Ray Charles is portrayed by Jamie Foxx in this Oscar-winning biopic. Young Ray watches his 7-year-old brother drown at age seven. When he loses his sight at the age of 9, his ...more
  • When a Chinese diplomat's daughter is kidnapped in Los Angeles, he calls in Hong Kong Detective Inspector Lee (Jackie Chan) to assist the FBI with the case. But the FBI doesn't want anything to do ...more
  • Finds Craig (Ice Cube) and Day-Day (Mike Epps) back in the old neighborhood where it all began. It's Christmas time and a ghetto Santa Claus breaks into their run-down apartment, stealing all their ...more
  • Craig (Ice Cube) bails his friend out of trouble, survives a climatic confrontation with Debo, the neighborhood bully, and ends up with the girl. In "Next Friday" the bully is back as Debo, who spent ...more
  • Before I Self Destruct is a 2009 American crime drama film starring Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, who also served as writer, director, producer and executive producer that is included with his fourth ...more
  • After growing up in the gang lifestyle of the Los Angeles projects, 18-year-old Caine Lawson (Tyrin Turner) wants a way out. Everyone around him, including his unpredictable friend O-Dog (Larenz ...more
  • Soldier Anthony Curtis (Larenz Tate) returns to his Bronx home after a nightmarish tour of duty in Vietnam. But the nightmare continues for Anthony and his friends as they suffer the indignities of ...more
  • Preacher's Kid is a 2010 Christian-drama-film directed by Stan Foster, loosely based on the Parable of the Prodigal Son. Original songs and score are composed by recording artist and music producer ...more
  • Follows the hilarious path of four African-American men as they take on love, sex, friendship and two of life's most terrifying prospects -- commitment and honesty. Lifelong friends banded together ...more
  • Mild-mannered Norbit (Eddie Murphy) has always had it rough, since the day he was left abandoned at a combination Chinese restaurant and orphanage. Recently forced to marry the shrewish glutton ...more
  • When Michelle (Kimberly Elise) is only 12 years old, she is raped by Reggie (Clifton Powell), the boyfriend of her mother (Loretta Devine). When her mother does not believe her accusations, Michelle ...more
  • Play's parents are out of town, and he's planning the house party to end all house parties. His best friend, Kid, wants to go more than anything, knowing Sydney (Tisha Campbell-Martin), the hottest ...more
  • In 1956, Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers landed a doo-wop hit with "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?" Fame turned to tragedy as lead singer Lymon (Larenz Tate) descended into substance abuse that ...more
  • Who Made The Potato Salad? is a 2006 film that stars Jaleel White.
  • Chain Letter is a 2010 horror film directed by Deon Taylor. It was written by Diana Erwin, Michael J. Pagan, and Deon Taylor. The film is about six friends who are stalked by a murderer that uses ...more
  • Contradictions is a 2009 drama film written by Walter Allen Bennett Jr., Stephanie Covington and Alexs Pate and directed by Walter Allen Bennett Jr.
  • While he was once on the way to becoming a minister, David Taylor (Boris Kodjoe) instead chose to become a popular music star, and the hedonism that followed turned his father against him. But ...more
  • Crime Partners is a 2003 crime fiction film written by Kenneth McGriff and directed by J. Jesses Smith.
  • Miles "Foolish" Waise (Eddie Griffin) is trying to get his career as a stand-up comic off the ground, while his older brother, Quentin (Master P), better known as the criminal "Fifty Dollah," has his ...more
  • Petty thieves Durell (Ice Cube) and LeeJohn (Tracy Morgan) face a big problem: The two must come up with $17,000 in one week, or Durell will no longer be able to see his son. The goofy scoundrels ...more
  • Things are tough at Whitehead Correctional Institute, a notorious women's prison. The inmates include Lil' Mamma (Lark Voorhies), a pregnant teen, and Nikki (N'Bushe Wright), the queen bee of ...more
  • 35 & Ticking is an American romantic comedy film written and directed by Russ Parr. The film stars a mostly African American ensemble cast featuring Meagan Good, Nicole Ari Parker, Tamala Jones, ...more
  • Jimmy Bones (Snoop "Doggy" Dogg) is a legendary protector and patron of his thriving neighborhood. Cool, handsome and respected - Bones is the benevolent caretaker of his people until he is betrayed ...more
  • The Under Shepherd is a 2012 comedy drama film written and directed by Russ Parr.
  • Caught Up is a 1998 American crime-drama film written and directed by Darin Scott. The film stars Bokeem Woodbine and Cynda Williams.