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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.

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

Items here include everything from Biker Boyz to Heroes.

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    Gladiator
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    Gladiator

    Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix

    Released2000

    Directed byRidley Scott

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    Blood Diamond
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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly

    Released2006

    Directed byEdward Zwick

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  • 3
    Amistad
    20
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    Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey

    Released1997

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 4
    Constantine
    12
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    Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves

    Released2005

    Directed byFrancis Lawrence

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  • 5
    Stargate
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    Kurt Russell, James Spader

    Released1994

    Directed byRoland Emmerich

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    The Island
    12
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    Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor

    Released2005

    Directed byMichael Bay

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  • 7
    Special Forces
    10
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    Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou

    Released2011

    Directed byStéphane Rybojad

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  • 8
    In America
    8
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    Djimon Hounsou, Samantha Morton

    Released2002

    Directed byJim Sheridan

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  • 9
    Push
    10
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    Dakota Fanning, Camilla Belle

    Released2009

    Directed byPaul McGuigan

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  • 10
    Beauty Shop
    10
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    Queen Latifah, Alicia Silverstone

    Released2005

    Directed byBille Woodruff

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  • 11
    Biker Boyz
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    Biker Boyz

    Kid Rock, Meagan Good

    Released2003

    Directed byReggie Rock Bythewood

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  • 12
    Never Back Down
    8
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    Amber Heard, Djimon Hounsou

    Released2008

    Directed byJeff Wadlow

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  • 13
    Eragon
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    Eragon

    Rachel Weisz, John Malkovich

    Released2006

    Directed byStefen Fangmeier

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  • 14
    Ill-Gotten Gains
    2
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    Ill-Gotten Gains

    Eartha Kitt, Djimon Hounsou

    Released1997

    Directed byJoel Ben Marsden

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  • 15
    The Four Feathers
    4
    2

    The Four Feathers

    Kate Hudson, Heath Ledger

    Released2002

    Directed byShekhar Kapur

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  • 16
    Captain Marvel
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    Captain Marvel

    Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2019

    Directed byAnna Boden, Ryan Fleck

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  • 17
    Le Boulet
    1
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    Le Boulet

    Djimon Hounsou, Rossy de Palma

    Released2002

    Directed byAlain Berbérian, Frédéric Forestier

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  • 18
    Unlawful Entry
    0
    2

    Unlawful Entry

    Kurt Russell, Madeleine Stowe

    Released1992

    Directed byJonathan Kaplan

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  • 19
    Without You I'm Nothing
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    Without You I'm Nothing

    Sandra Bernhard, Djimon Hounsou

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn S. Boskovich

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  • 20
    Deep Rising
    4
    3

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    Famke Janssen, Djimon Hounsou

    Released1998

    Directed byStephen Sommers

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  • 21
    Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
    4
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    Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler

    Released2003

    Directed byJan de Bont

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  • 22
    Paradise Lost
    0
    2

    Paradise Lost

    Bradley Cooper, Camilla Belle

    Directed byAlex Proyas

    Paradise Lost was a cancelled 2012 action fantasy film written by Ryan Condal, Philip de...
  • 23
    Heroes
    3
    2

    Heroes

    Djimon Hounsou

    Released2002

    Directed byJohnathon Schaech

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    The Middle Passage

    Djimon Hounsou, Maka Kotto

    Released2001

    Directed byGuy Deslauriers

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  • 25
    Elephant White
    3
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    Kevin Bacon, Djimon Hounsou

    Released2011

    Directed byPrachya Pinkaew

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