Mekhi Phifer Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Dawn of the Dead
R

Dawn of the Dead

(2004)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Andre
Director:
Zack Snyder
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Ving Rhames, Sarah Polley, Jake Weber, Ty Burrell
Plot:

After her husband is killed by a zombified neighbor, Ana flees from her neighborhood and unites with a group of survivors who seek shelter at a nearby shopping mall. However, as new survivors flock there amidst dwindling supplies and draw attention of the undead towards the shelter, the group devises an escape plan to avoid being surrounded.

3
0
Paid in Full
R

Paid in Full

(2002)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mitch
Director:
Charles Stone III
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Esai Morales, Chi McBride, Wood Harris, Kevin Carroll
5
0
Soul Food
R

Soul Food

(1997)
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lem
Director:
George Tillman Jr.
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long, Vanessa Williams, Malik Yoba
6
2
8 Mile
R

8 Mile

(2002)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
David 'Future' Porter
Director:
Curtis Hanson
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger, Evan Jones, Eminem
Plot:

Containing autobiographical elements of Eminem’s life, the movie tells the story of white rapper Rabbit, as he tries to establish a career in the hip-hop genre, which mostly features African-American artists. The movie also features the Academy Award-winning song “Lose Yourself”. 

2
0
Clockers
R

Clockers

(1995)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ronald 'Strike' Dunham
Director:
Spike Lee
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Harvey Keitel, Keith David, John Turturro, Spike Lee
2
0
Divergent
PG-13

Divergent

(2014)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Neil Burger
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney
Plot:

In a futuristic society where each adult must choose one of five factions for life, Tris Prior trains to join Dauntless, the faction of the brave, hiding that she is a Divergent who will not fit into any group. However, after uncovering a plot to kill all Divergents, she must use her divergence to save the world.

1
0
Flypaper

Flypaper

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Darrien
Director:
Rob Minkoff
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Tim Blake Nelson, Patrick Dempsey, Ashley Judd, Matt Ryan
0
0
O
R

O

(2001)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Odin James
Director:
Tim Blake Nelson
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Josh Hartnett, Julia Stiles, Andrew Keegan
3
0
Insurgent
PG-13

Insurgent

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Max
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney, Mekhi Phifer
Plot:

The second installment in The Divergent Series, the movie finds Tris Prior, Four, the rest of the Divergents, and the Factionless going to war against Jeanine Matthews and the Dauntless faction. Eventually captured, Tris unlocks a box to reveal that the faction system was an experiment and that the world is waiting outside the walled city. 

0
0
This Christmas
PG-13

This Christmas

(2007)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Preston A. Whitmore II
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Laz Alonso, Idris Elba, Delroy Lindo, Loretta Devine
0
0
Impostor
R

Impostor

(2001)
0
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cale
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Tony Shalhoub, Gary Sinise, Madeleine Stowe, Vincent D'Onofrio
0
2
Shaft
R

Shaft

(2000)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
John Singleton
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Samuel L. Jackson, Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Jeffrey Wright
1
0
Slow Burn
R

Slow Burn

(2005)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Isaac Duperde
Director:
Wayne Beach
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
LL Cool J, Ray Liotta, Taye Diggs, Guy Torry
1
0
The Suspect

The Suspect

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
The Suspect
Director:
Stuart Connelly
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
William Sadler, James McCaffrey, Sterling K. Brown, Derek Roché
0
0
Puff, Puff, Pass
R

Puff, Puff, Pass

(2006)
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
Big Daddy
Director:
Mekhi Phifer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jonathan Banks, Constance Marie, Terry Crews, Danny Masterson
0
0
Allegiant
PG-13

Allegiant

(2016)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer
Plot:

In this third movie in the The Divergent series, Tris, her brother, Caleb, and her lover, Four, escape the walled Chicago and come across truths that shatter previous knowledge. Facing dangers that threaten humanity, Tris is forced to make bold decisions in order to survive.

0
1
High School High
PG-13

High School High

(1996)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Griff McReynolds
Director:
Hart Bochner
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tia Carrere, Jon Lovitz, Louise Fletcher, Malinda Williams
0
1
Honey
PG-13

Honey

(2003)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Chaz
Director:
Bille Woodruff
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Jessica Alba, Joy Bryant, Romeo Miller, David Moscow
0
1
Hell's Kitchen
R

Hell's Kitchen

(1998)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny
Director:
Tony Cinciripini
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe, Johnny Whitworth
1
0
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
R

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

(1998)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Tyrell
Director:
Danny Cannon
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Bill Cobbs, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Brandy Norwood
0
0
Pandemic
TV-MA

Pandemic

(2016)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Gunner
Director:
John Suits
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Rachel Nichols, Missi Pyle, Paul Guilfoyle, Alfie Allen
0
0
Head Games

Head Games

(2001)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jr. 'John John' John Ambrose
Director:
Daniel Bernstein
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Carrie Stevens, Rainer Judd, Josh Burrow, Marilyn Sue Perry
0
0
Brandy & Monica: The Boy Is Mine

Brandy & Monica: The Boy Is Mine

(1998)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Love Interest
Director:
Joseph Kahn
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Brandy Norwood, Monica
0
0
The Love Section

The Love Section

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
James Johnson
Director:
Ronnie Warner
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brian Hooks, Kellita Smith, Davetta Sherwood, Lawrence B. Adisa
0
0
Hav Plenty
R

Hav Plenty

(1997)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Scott Cherot
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Shemar Moore, Hill Harper, Robinne Lee, Lauryn Hill
0
0
An Invited Guest
R

An Invited Guest

(1999)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Silk
Director:
Timothy Wayne Folsome
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Mari Morrow, Malinda Williams, Mel Jackson, Wanya Morris
3
0
A Day in the Life
R

A Day in the Life

(2009)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Sticky Fingaz
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Musical, Action
Star Cast:
Clarence Williams III, Bokeem Woodbine, Michael Kenneth Williams, Darris Love
0
0
Chocolate City: Vegas

Chocolate City: Vegas

(2016)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jean-Claude La Marre
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gabriel Casseus, Melanie Brown, Michael Bolwaire, Erica Burton
0
0
The Other Brother
R

The Other Brother

(2002)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin
Director:
Mandel Holland
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Michele Morgan, Tangi Miller, Andre B. Blake, Ebony Jo-Ann
0
0
Nora's Hair Salon II
PG-13

Nora's Hair Salon II

(2008)
1
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dr. Terry
Director:
Jill Maxcy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stacey Dash, Tatyana Ali, Bobby Brown, Ananda Lewis
1
1

TV Movie(s)

The Tuskegee Airmen
PG-13

The Tuskegee Airmen

(1995)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Markowitz
Genres:
History, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Allen Payne, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Courtney B. Vance
1
0
Brian's Song

Brian's Song

(2001)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Gale Sayers
Director:
John Gray
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Sean Maher, Paula Cale, Elise Neal, Aidan Devine
0
0
SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground
R

SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground

(1997)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Balaban, Jonathan Demme, Ted Demme, Abel Ferrara, Alison Maclean
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Denis Leary, Jerry Stiller, Bill Irwin, Rosie Perez
0
0
Carmen: A Hip Hopera
PG-13

Carmen: A Hip Hopera

(2001)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hill
Director:
Robert Townsend
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Joy Bryant, Yasiin Bey, Beyoncé Knowles, Rah Digga
0
0
A Day Late and a Dollar Short
TV-14

A Day Late and a Dollar Short

(2014)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lewis
Director:
Stephen Tolkin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Ving Rhames, Kimberly Elise, Anika Noni Rose
0
0
A Lesson Before Dying
PG-13

A Lesson Before Dying

(1999)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jefferson
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Don Cheadle, Irma P. Hall, Cicely Tyson, Brent Jennings
0
0
Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeremy Davis
Director:
Ernest R. Dickerson
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Anthony Michael Hall, Catherine Bell, John Sanders, Maura Kidwell
0
0

TV Shows and Videos

Curb Your Enthusiasm
TV-MA

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert B. Weide, Larry Charles, Bryan Gordon, David Steinberg, Alec Berg
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Larry David, Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines, Susie Essman
Homicide: Life on the Street
TV-14

Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Fink, Alan Taylor, Nick Gomez, Peter Medak, Jean de Segonzac
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, James Earl Jones, Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto
Psych
TV-PG

Psych (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mel Damski, Steve Franks, James Roday, Stephen Surjik, John Badham
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Corey Feldman, James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Corbin Bernsen
White Collar
TV-PG

White Collar (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
John T. Kretchmer, Russell Lee Fine, Paul Holahan, Michael Smith, Sanford Bookstaver
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Kim Dickens, Tiffani Thiessen, Alexandra Daddario, Matt Bomer, Tim DeKay
Key and Peele
TV-14

Key and Peele (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Payman Benz, Peter Atencio
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Keegan-Michael Key, Keke Palmer, Brenda Song, Milana Vayntrub
Lie to Me
TV-14

Lie to Me (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Terrence O'Hara, Daniel Sackheim, James Hayman, Lesli Linka Glatter, Michael Zinberg
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines
Roots

Roots (2016)

As:
Cast
Director:
Bruce Beresford, Thomas Carter, Phillip Noyce, Mario Van Peebles
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Anna Paquin, Laurence Fishburne, Forest Whitaker, Herbert Cavalier Jr.
New York Undercover

New York Undercover (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Frederick King Keller, Don Kurt, Jace Alexander, Allen Coulter, Arthur W. Forney
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Edie Falco, Keith David, Tyra Banks, Malik Yoba
Torchwood
TV-MA

Torchwood (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
Guy Ferland, Gwyneth Horder-Payton, Billy Gierhart, James Strong, Ashley Way
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Indira Varma, John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen
ER
TV-14

ER (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Chulack, Jonathan Kaplan, Richard Thorpe, Stephen Cragg, Lesli Linka Glatter
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Dakota Fanning, Noah Wyle, Laura Innes, Laura Cerón
Frequency

Frequency (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Satch Reyna
Director:
John T. Kretchmer
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Peyton List, Devin Kelley, Riley Smith, Ada Breker
Husbands

Husbands (2011)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Greenstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Janina Gavankar, Joss Whedon, Brad Bell, Sean Hemeon
House of Lies
TV-MA

House of Lies (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Hopkins, Matthew Carnahan, Daisy Mayer von Scherler, Don Cheadle, Adam Bernstein
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Don Cheadle, Kristen Bell, Ben Schwartz, Josh Lawson
Secret City
TV-MA

Secret City (2016)

As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Nettheim, Tony Krawitz, Emma Freeman
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anna Torv, Marcus Graham, Danielle Cormack, Sacha Horler
Models Inc.

Models Inc. (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Linda Day, Paul Lazarus, Victoria Hochberg, Charles Correll, Jerry Jameson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Carrie-Anne Moss, Linda Gray, Cameron Daddo, Teresa Hill
Eminem: Just Lose It

Eminem: Just Lose It (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Philip G. Atwell
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Dr. Dre, Erik Estrada, Paris Hilton, Tony Cox
ER: The Game
T

ER: The Game (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Gregory Pratt
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Noah Wyle, Abraham Benrubi, Sherry Stringfield, Yvette Freeman
The Divergent Series: Insurgent - Shatter Reality

The Divergent Series: Insurgent - Shatter Reality (2015)

As:
Cast
Role:
Max
Director:
Cory Strassburger
Genres:
Short, Action
Star Cast:
Kate Winslet, Patrick Cronen, Miles Teller