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The Best Michael Jai White Movies  

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

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This is a list that features films like The Philly Kid and Undisputed II: Last Man Standing.

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Gina Carano, Michael Jai White, Kimbo Slice
Blood and Bone is a 2009 American direct-to-DVD martial arts film directed by Ben Ramsey and written by Michael Andrews. The film stars Michael Jai White, Eamonn Walker and Julian Sands, and ...more
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Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins, Ben Cross
Undisputed II: Last Man Standing is a 2006 direct-to-video martial arts film and is the sequel to the 2002 boxing film Undisputed. The film stars Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins, Eli Danker and ...more
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Michael Jai White, Lyoto Machida, Evan Peters
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown is a 2011 American martial arts film starring Evan Peters, Michael Jai White, Dean Geyer, Alex Meraz, Todd Duffee, Scott Epstein and Jillian Murray. It is a ...more
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Martin Sheen, John Leguizamo, Melinda Clarke
Spawn is a 1997 American supernatural superhero film loosely based on the comic book of the same name, by Todd McFarlane and published by Image Comics. Directed and co-written by Mark A.Z. ...more
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George C. Scott, Michael Jai White, Paul Winfield
Tyson is a 1995 television film based on the life of American heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson. Directed by Uli Edel, it is an adaptation of the 1989 book Fire and Fear: The Inside Story of Mike ...more
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Richard Pryor, Arsenio Hall, Salli Richardson
Black Dynamite is a 2009 American action comedy film starring Michael Jai White, Salli Richardson, Arsenio Hall, Kevin Chapman, and Tommy Davidson. The film was directed by Scott Sanders and ...more
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The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Michael Jai White Movies
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger
The Dark Knight is a 2008 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character, Batman. Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale), Police Lieutenant James Gordon (Gary Oldman) and ...more
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Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bill Goldberg, Michael Jai White
Universal Soldier: The Return is a 1999 American science fiction action film directed by Mic Rodgers in his directorial debut. The film stars Jean-Claude Van Damme, Michael Jai White, Bill ...more
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Dwayne Johnson, Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry
Why Did I Get Married Too? is a 2010 American comedy-drama film produced by Lionsgate and Tyler Perry Studios and stars Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, and Tasha Smith. It is the sequel to Why Did I ...more
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Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, Jill Scott
Why Did I Get Married? is a 2007 comedy-drama film adaptation written, produced, directed, and starring Tyler Perry, which was inspired by his play of the same name. The film stars Janet ...more
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Eva Mendes, Steven Seagal, DMX
Exit Wounds is a 2001 American action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak, and starring Steven Seagal and DMX. The film is based on the book of the same name by John Westermann. The book takes ...more
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Jaime Pressly, Jerry Springer, Michael Jai White
Ringmaster is a 1998 American comedy film starring Jerry Springer playing himself as Jerry Farrelly, host of a show similar to his own, in this case called simply Jerry.
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Mortal Kombat: Rebirth Jeri Ryan, Michael Jai White, Ian Anthony Dale
Mortal Kombat: Rebirth is a 2010 detailed short film directed by Kevin Tancharoen, with fight choreography by Larnell Stovall, who also choreographed Undisputed III: Redemption. Based on the ...more
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Stone Cold Steve Austin, Michael Jai White, Lexa Doig
Tactical Force is 2011 feature film written and directed by Adamo Paolo Cultraro and starring Steve Austin, Michael Jai White, Candace Elaine, Keith Jardine, Michael Shanks, Michael Eklund, ...more
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Thick as Thieves Alec Baldwin, Janeane Garofalo, Rebecca De Mornay
Thick as Thieves is a 1998 film based on the novel of the same name by Patrick Quinn and adapted for the screen by Scott Sanders and Arthur Krystal, with Sanders directing. The film stars Alec ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Michael Jai White, Li Bingbing
Silver Hawk is a 2004 Hong Kong film starring Michelle Yeoh, Richie Ren, Luke Goss, Michael Jai White and Li Bingbing, directed by Jingle Ma. Yeoh plays the title character, a masked comic book ...more
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Carmen Electra, Vivica A. Fox, Stacey Dash
Getting Played is a 2005 television film directed by David Silberg, starring Vivica A. Fox, Bill Bellamy, Carmen Electra, and Stacey Dash. The film is about three beautiful women, who decide, on ...more
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El Gringo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Michael Jai White Movies
Christian Slater, Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins
El Gringo is a 2012 action film written by Jonathan W. Stokes and directed by Eduardo Rodriguez.
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Lucy Liu, Famke Janssen, Harvey Keitel
City of Industry is a 1997 neo-noir crime film starring Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff and Timothy Hutton. It is directed by John Irvin, produced by Evzen Kolar and Ken Solarz and written by ...more
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Michael Jai White, Dominique Jennings
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Michael Jai White, Devon Sawa, Neal McDonough
The Philly Kid is a 2012 American dramatic action film directed by Jason Connery, produced by After Dark Films, written by Adam Mervis.
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Snoop Dogg, Salli Richardson, YG
We the Party is a 2012 film written and directed by Mario Van Peebles. We the Party is a comedy set in an ethnically diverse Los Angeles high school. The film focuses on five friends as they ...more
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Bruce Willis, Nick Nolte, Owen Wilson
Breakfast of Champions is a 1999 American comedy film adapted and directed by Alan Rudolph from the novel of the same name by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International ...more
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Michael Ealy, Michael Jai White, Joelle Carter
Justice is a 2003 comedy drama film written and directed by Evan Oppenheimer.
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Ring of Fire is a 1991 documentary film in IMAX format. It looks at some of the varieties of volcanism and earthquake activity in the Ring of Fire, around the Pacific Rim. The film runs 40 ...more