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The Best Danai Gurira Movies 

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Updated April 9, 2019 15 votes 6 voters 10 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite Danai Gurira movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

This list will determine the best Danai Gurira movies. Most likely, best known for her role as Michonne in the television series The Walking Dead, Danai Gurira also has quite the filmography including such films as Black Panther. With that said, the best Danai Gurira performances will not necessarily come from the greatest movies but most of the time the answer is the same. Therefore, vote up the movies where Danai Gurira acted her best, no matter how big or small the role. The Visitor is Danai Gurira’s first movie but she has since been in much larger blockbusters such as the aforementioned Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War.

This list of Danai Gurira movies includes Ghost Town, My Soul to Take, and All Eyez on Me.

With so many great Danai Gurira films to choose from, vote up the ones where you enjoyed Danai Gurira the most to make sure it makes it to the top of the list. Her filmography consists of both dramatic and comedic roles so vote up the movies on the list below not based on how good the movie is but based on how good Danai Gurira is in the role. Check back in for new and recent movies starring Danai Gurira as they come out so you can vote on those as well.

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The Visitor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Richard Jenkins, Danai Gurira, Richard Kind

Released: 2007

Directed by: Thomas McCarthy

The Visitor is a 2007 American drama film written and directed by Thomas McCarthy and produced by Michael London and Mary Jane Skalski. Executive producers were Jeff Skoll and Omar Amanat. The ...more
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Ghost Town is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Kristen Wiig, Ricky Gervais, Téa Leoni

Released: 2008

Directed by: David Koepp

Ghost Town is a 2008 American supernatural comedy-drama film directed by David Koepp, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Kamps. It stars English comedian Ricky Gervais in his first ...more
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3 Backyards is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Peyton List, Edie Falco, Danai Gurira

Released: 2010

Directed by: Eric Mendelsohn

"A quiet suburban town becomes an intense emotional terrain for three residents over the course of one curious autumn day" Quoting the description from the 2010 Sundance Film Festival
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My Soul to Take is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Danai Gurira, Frank Grillo, Max Thieriot

Released: 2010

Directed by: Wes Craven

My Soul to Take is a 2010 American supernatural horror film, written and directed by Wes Craven. It is his first film since 1994's Wes Craven's New Nightmare that he both wrote and directed. The ...more
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Restless City is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Danai Gurira, Lenore Thomas, Tony Okungbowa

Released: 2011

Directed by: Andrew Dosunmu

Restless City is a 2011 independent drama film directed by Andrew Dosunmu. It was written by Eugene M. Gussenhoven and stars Sy Alassane, Sky Nicole Grey, Tony Okungbowa and Babs Olusanmonkun. ...more
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Mother of George is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Danai Gurira, Yaya DaCosta, Angélique Kidjo

Released: 2013

Directed by: Andrew Dosunmu

Mother of George is a 2013 drama film written by Darci Picoult and directed by Andrew Dosunmu.
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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ryan Coogler

Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics character, directed by Ryan Coogler. After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) ...more
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Tinker Bell and the Lege... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Ginnifer Goodwin, Rosario Dawson, Mae Whitman

Released: 2014

Directed by: Steve Loter

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast is a 2014 American computer-animated fantasy film directed by Steve Loter. Fun and talented animal fairy Fawn (Ginnifer Goodwin) believes you can't ...more
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All Eyez On Me is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Demetrius Shipp Jr., Kat Graham, Lauren Cohan

Directed by: Benny Boom

All Eyez on Me is a 2017 American biographical drama film about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur, directed by Benny Boom and written by Jeremy Haft, Eddie Gonzalez and Steven Bagatourian.
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Avengers: Infinity War ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Danai Gurira Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo

Released: 2018

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo. Torn apart after the events of Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers join forces with the Guardians ...more