Entertainment The Best Djimon Hounsou Movies  

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

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Items here include everything from Biker Boyz to Heroes.

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Notable directors that have worked with Djimon Hounsou include names like Steven Spielberg, Michael Bay and Stephen Sommers.

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Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Djimon Hounsou Movies
Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen
Gladiator is a 2000 American-British epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Ralf Möller, Oliver Reed, Djimon Hounsou, ...more
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen
Blood Diamond is a 2006 American-German political thriller film co-produced and directed by Edward Zwick, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly and Djimon Hounsou. The title refers to ...more
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Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Anna Paquin
Amistad is a 1997 historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the true story of the 1839 mutiny aboard the slave ship La Amistad, during which Mende tribesmen taken and managed ...more
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Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves, Shia LaBeouf
Constantine is a 2005 American supernatural action-thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence as his feature film directorial debut, starring Keanu Reeves as John Constantine, with Rachel Weisz, ...more
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Kurt Russell, James Spader, Djimon Hounsou
Stargate is a 1994 French-American adventure science fiction film released through Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Carolco Pictures. Created by Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich, the film is the first ...more
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Djimon Hounsou, Samantha Morton, Paddy Constantine
In America is a 2002 Irish-American-British drama film directed by Jim Sheridan. The semi-autobiographical screenplay by Sheridan and his daughters Naomi and Kirsten focuses on an immigrant ...more
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Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou, Tchéky Karyo
Forces spéciales is a 2011 French war adventure film directed by Stéphane Rybojad and starring Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou, Benoît Magimel, Mehdi Nebbou, and Tchéky ...more
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Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Steve Buscemi
The Island is a 2005 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Michael Bay, starring Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson. It was released on July 22, 2005, in the United States ...more
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Alicia Silverstone, Queen Latifah, Kevin Bacon
Beauty Shop is a 2005 American comedy film directed by Bille Woodruff. The film serves as both a third installment and a spin-off of the Barbershop film franchise, and stars Queen Latifah as ...more
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Kid Rock, Meagan Good, Laurence Fishburne
Biker Boyz is a 2003 film about a group of underground motorcycle drag racers. It stars Laurence Fishburne, Djimon Hounsou, Derek Luke, Meagan Good, and Larenz Tate and is written and directed ...more
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Dakota Fanning, Camilla Belle, Chris Evans
Push is a 2009 American science fiction superhero thriller film directed by Paul McGuigan. The film stars Chris Evans, Dakota Fanning, Camilla Belle, Cliff Curtis, Joel Gretsch, Djimon Hounsou, ...more
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Amber Heard, Djimon Hounsou, Evan Peters
Never Back Down is a 2008 martial arts film starring Sean Faris, Amber Heard, Cam Gigandet, and Djimon Hounsou. It was theatrically released on March 14, 2008. The film's tagline is "Win or ...more
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Rachel Weisz, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons
Eragon is a 2006 British-American fantasy-adventure film based on the novel of the same name by author Christopher Paolini. The cast includes Edward Speleers in the title role, Jeremy Irons, ...more
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Kate Hudson, Heath Ledger, Michael Sheen
The Four Feathers is a 2002 action drama film directed by Shekhar Kapur, starring Heath Ledger, Wes Bentley, Djimon Hounsou and Kate Hudson. Set during the British Army's Gordon Relief ...more
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Famke Janssen, Djimon Hounsou, Jason Flemyng
Deep Rising is a 1998 American action horror film directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Treat Williams, Famke Janssen and Anthony Heald. It was distributed by Hollywood Pictures and Cinergi ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler, Djimon Hounsou
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life is a 2003 action film based on the popular Tomb Raider video game series and stars Angelina Jolie as the titular Lara Croft character with supporting ...more
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Heroes Djimon Hounsou
Heroes is a 2002 short film directed by Johnathon Schaech.
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Kevin Bacon, Djimon Hounsou, David Firestar
Elephant White is a 2011 action-thriller film starring Djimon Hounsou and Kevin Bacon. Filming took place in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Eartha Kitt, Djimon Hounsou, Reg E. Cathey
Ill-Gotten Gains is a 1997 drama film written and directed by Joel Ben Marsden.
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Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina
The Tempest is a 2010 American film based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare, featuring Helen Mirren in the principal role of Prospera. The film is directed by Julie Taymor and ...more
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Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Kit Harington
Seventh Son is a 2014 American epic fantasy film directed by Sergei Bodrov and starring Ben Barnes, Jeff Bridges, Alicia Vikander, and Julianne Moore. It features music composed by Marco ...more
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Le Boulet Djimon Hounsou, Rossy de Palma, Bernard Frédéric
Le Boulet is a French film directed by Alain Berbérian and Frédéric Forestier, released in 2002. It is known internationally as Ball and Chain.
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Ron Jeremy, Djimon Hounsou, Julie Delpy
Killing Zoe is a 1994 American-French crime film written and directed by Roger Avary and starring Eric Stoltz, Jean-Hugues Anglade, and Julie Delpy. The story details a safe cracker named Zed ...more
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Juliette Lewis, Eddie Izzard, Ernest Borgnine
Blueberry is a 2004 French film directed by Jan Kounen. It is an adaptation of the Franco-Belgian comic book series Blueberry, illustrated by Jean Giraud and scripted by Jean-Michel Charlier. ...more
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Sandra Bernhard, Djimon Hounsou, Cynthia Bailey
Without You I'm Nothing is a 1990 film starring and written by comedian and singer Sandra Bernhard, based on material from her award-winning one-woman show of the same name. The film was shot on ...more