Search results for "Chiwetel Ejiofor"
The Old Guard (2020)

The Old Guard (2020)

The Old Guard (2020)
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124

Four undying warriors who’ve secretly protected humanity for centuries become targeted for their mysterious powers just as they discover a new immortal.

Genre: Action, Fantasy
The Elephant Queen (2019)

The Elephant Queen (2019)

The Elephant Queen (2019)
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96

Join Athena, the majestic matriarch, as she leads her elephant herd across an unforgiving African landscape.

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)
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118

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new…

The Lion King (2019)

The Lion King (2019)

The Lion King (2019)
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118

Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir…

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)
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113

Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

Genre: Drama
Sherlock Gnomes (2018)

Sherlock Gnomes (2018)

Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
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86

Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renown detective, Sherlock Gnomes, to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

Mary Magdalene (2018)

Mary Magdalene (2018)

Mary Magdalene (2018)
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120

In the first century, free-spirited Mary Magdalene flees the marriage her family has arranged for her, finding refuge and a sense of purpose in a radical new movement led by…

Genre: Drama, History
Come Sunday (2018)

Come Sunday (2018)

Come Sunday (2018)
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106

Evangelist Carlton Pearson is ostracized by his church for preaching that there is no Hell.

Genre: Drama
Red Nose Day Actually (2017)

Red Nose Day Actually (2017)

Red Nose Day Actually (2017)
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15

Fourteen years after the events of the first film, a series of encounters between people in Britain reminds us that in these different times Love, actually exists.

Doctor Strange (2016)

Doctor Strange (2016)

Doctor Strange (2016)
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115

After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the…

Triple 9 (2016)

Triple 9 (2016)

Triple 9 (2016)
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115

A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
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111

A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.

The Martian (2015)

The Martian (2015)

The Martian (2015)
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141

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded…

Z for Zachariah (2015)

Z for Zachariah (2015)

Z for Zachariah (2015)
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97

In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most…

Making a Scene (2013)

Making a Scene (2013)

Making a Scene (2013)
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10

For this year’s Movies Issue, The New York Times Magazine commissioned lines from an eclectic and talented group of screenwriters — writers responsible for some of the best scripts of…

Genre: Fantasy
12 Years a Slave (2013)

12 Years a Slave (2013)

12 Years a Slave (2013)
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134

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon…

Genre: Drama, History
Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)

Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)

Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
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106

An epic love story: Olanna and Kainene are glamorous twins, living a privileged city life in newly independent 1960s Nigeria. The two women make very different choices of lovers, but…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Savannah (2013)

Savannah (2013)

Savannah (2013)
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101

Savannah is the true story of Ward Allen, a romantic and bombastic character who rejects his plantation heritage for the freedom of life on a river. Ward navigates the change…

Phil Spector (2013)

Phil Spector (2013)

Phil Spector (2013)
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92

A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.

Genre: Drama
Salt (2010)

Salt (2010)

Salt (2010)
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100

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt…

2012 (2009)

2012 (2009)

2012 (2009)
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158

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth’s core is heating up. He…

Endgame (2009)

Endgame (2009)

Endgame (2009)
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109

The time is the late ’80s, a crucial period in the history of South Africa. President P.W. Botha is hanging on to power by a thread as the African National…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Redbelt (2008)

Redbelt (2008)

Redbelt (2008)
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99

Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the…

Genre: Drama
American Gangster (2007)

American Gangster (2007)

American Gangster (2007)
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157

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Talk to Me (2007)

Talk to Me (2007)

Talk to Me (2007)
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118

The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph “Petey” Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.

Genre: Drama
Children of Men (2006)

Children of Men (2006)

Children of Men (2006)
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109

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where…

Inside Man (2006)

Inside Man (2006)

Inside Man (2006)
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129

When an armed, masked gang enter a Manhattan bank, lock the doors and take hostages, the detective assigned to effect their release enters negotiations preoccupied with corruption charges he is…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Slow Burn (2005)

Slow Burn (2005)

Slow Burn (2005)
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93

A district attorney (Ray Liotta) is involved in a 24-hour showdown with a gang leader (LL Cool J) and is, at the same time, being manipulated by an attractive assistant…

Serenity (2005)

Serenity (2005)

Serenity (2005)
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119

When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime…

Kinky Boots (2005)

Kinky Boots (2005)

Kinky Boots (2005)
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107

Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father’s place….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Four Brothers (2005)

Four Brothers (2005)

Four Brothers (2005)
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109

Four adopted brothers return to their Detroit hometown when their mother is murdered and vow to exact revenge on the killers.

Genre: Action, Crime
Melinda and Melinda (2004)

Melinda and Melinda (2004)

Melinda and Melinda (2004)
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100

While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; both versions…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Red Dust (2004)

Red Dust (2004)

Red Dust (2004)
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110

Sarah Barcant, a lawyer in New York City who grew up in South Africa, returns to her childhood dwelling place to intercede for Alex Mpondo, a Black South African politician…

Genre: Drama
Three Blind Mice (2003)

Three Blind Mice (2003)

Three Blind Mice (2003)
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89

Thomas is a talented computer programmer living in a vibrant, urban metropolis. Lonely and unsure about life, he finds solitude in the world of internet chat rooms, webcam sites and…

Genre: Crime, Thriller
Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

Dirty Pretty Things (2002)
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97

An urban hotel in London is a gathering and flash point for legal and illegal immigrants attempting to cobble together their lives in a new country. The immigrants include Senay,…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
G:MT Greenwich Mean Time (1999)

G:MT Greenwich Mean Time (1999)

G:MT Greenwich Mean Time (1999)
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117

Six London school-leavers attempt to make it in the world, balancing the challenge of trying to make a name for themselves in the music industry against the pressures and tragedies…

Genre: Drama
Amistad (1997)

Amistad (1997)

Amistad (1997)
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155

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in…