Morgan Freeman Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

The Shawshank Redemption
R

The Shawshank Redemption

(1994)
92
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding
Director:
Frank Darabont
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Clancy Brown, Tim Robbins, Bob Gunton, William Sadler
Plot:

Andy Dufresne is wrongly convicted and sentenced to two consecutive life terms in the Shawshank prison for the murders of his wife and her lover. The Shawshank Redemption depicts how Andy tackles the brutal confines of the prison, and also how he earns the respect of his fellow inmates.

92
8
The Dark Knight
PG-13

The Dark Knight

(2008)
60
6
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Nolan
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Michael Caine, Maggie Gyllenhaal
Plot:

Considered to be one of the best superhero films ever made, The Dark Knight is the saga of the Batman’s quest to rid the city of Gotham of organized crime. Heath Ledger won a posthumous Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his portrayal of deadly antagonist Joker in the highest grosser of 2008.

60
6
Se7en
R

Se7en

(1995)
65
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Somerset
Director:
David Fincher
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Andrew Kevin Walker, Kevin Spacey, Daniel Zacapa
Plot:

Veteran homicide detective William Somerset takes one final case with young colleague David Mills, who is set to replace him, in an attempt to trace the steps of a serial killer who is targeting victims representing seven deadly sins, only to get themselves embroiled into the twisted plan of the diabolical assailant.

65
5
Unforgiven
R

Unforgiven

(1992)
55
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ned Logan
Director:
Clint Eastwood
Genres:
Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Richard Harris, Jaimz Woolvett
Plot:

When two cowboys attack and disfigure a prostitute, Sheriff Little Bill Daggett's decree leaves the rest of the prostitutes angry. They offer $1,000 to anyone who kills the two. This attracts William Munny, a former killer who is now reformed and leads a peaceful life. Along with his old partner-in-crime, Ned Logan, he sets out to re-enter the dangerous world.  

55
2
Lean on Me
PG-13

Lean on Me

(1989)
68
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Principal Joe Clark
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Guillaume, Alan North, Beverly Todd, Lynne Thigpen
68
4
Driving Miss Daisy
PG

Driving Miss Daisy

(1989)
66
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Hoke Colburn
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patti LuPone, Dan Aykroyd, Jessica Tandy, Esther Rolle
66
3
The Dark Knight Rises
PG-13

The Dark Knight Rises

(2012)
45
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Nolan
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Gary Oldman, Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anne Hathaway
Plot:

Christopher Nolan concludes his The Dark Knight trilogy featuring DC superhero Batman by bringing him back from self-imposed exile to tackle the merciless mercenary Bane, who plans to take over Gotham city by controlling its dark underworld, with the help of the mysterious cat burglar Selina Kyle and his trusted butler Alfred.

45
4
The Bucket List
PG-13

The Bucket List

(2007)
63
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Carter
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jack Nicholson, Sean Hayes, Beverly Todd, Rob Morrow
Plot:

When elderly blue-collar mechanic Carter Chambers learns he has lung cancer, he befriends fellow cancer patient billionaire health care magnate Edward Cole, and the two men embark on a road trip with a wish list of things to do before they "kick the bucket".

63
4
The Magic of Belle Isle
PG

The Magic of Belle Isle

(2012)
69
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Monte Wildhorn
Director:
Rob Reiner
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Kenan Thompson, Madeline Carroll, Virginia Madsen, Emma Fuhrmann
69
4
Batman Begins
PG-13

Batman Begins

(2005)
40
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Nolan
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Gary Oldman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson
Plot:

Christopher Nolan's reboot of the Batman series details the origin of the caped crusader as he travels to Asia, where he conquers his fears and trains in combat under Henri Ducard. However, after learning about Ducard's true identity and mission, he returns to Gotham to protect the city as Batman with help from associates Alfred and Lucius Fox.

40
2
Million Dollar Baby
PG-13

Million Dollar Baby

(2004)
40
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris
Director:
Clint Eastwood
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Jay Baruchel, Mike Colter
Plot:

Maggie Fitzgerald, a poor waitress, asks old gym owner Frankie Dunn to train her, but he refuses. Maggie is encouraged to train at his gym by his associate Eddie 'Scrap-Iron' Dupris and eventually convinces Dunn with her determination. Maggie, who has a dysfunctional family, and Dunn, whose daughter is estranged, gradually fill the voids in each other's lives.

40
3
Glory
R

Glory

(1989)
42
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins
Director:
Edward Zwick
Genres:
Drama, War, History, Biography
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick, Cary Elwes, Jihmi Kennedy
Plot:

The Academy Awards-winning movie depicts the first unit of all African-American soldiers during the Civil War. Col. Robert Gould Shaw leads the ‘54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry’ of all-black soldiers; however, he meets with strong prejudices from both Union Army and the Confederates. Initially assigned to only menial tasks, the regiment earns its place in the battle and achieves glory at Fort Wagner.   

42
2
Now You See Me
PG-13

Now You See Me

(2013)
41
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo
Plot:

The first movie in the Now You See Me series, sees an FBI agent Dylan Rhodes and an Interpol detective Alma Dray pursue a team of four magician or the Four Horsemen as they carry out bank robberies while performing and then distribute the cash amongst audience. The duo seek the help of illusionists Thaddeus Bradley; however it is difficult to differentiate between truth and illusion.

41
3
RED
PG-13

RED

(2010)
42
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Ernest Borgnine
Plot:

Former C.I.A. Agent Frank Moses lives a quiet life alone with only his conversation with Sarah Ross, a Pension Department employee, to look forward to. When, out of the blue, he is attacked by heavily-armed, masked assailants, he teams up with his old associates to figure out why he is a target and why his file at the CIA headquarter is tagged as RED (Retired Extremely Dangerous)

42
2
Gone Baby Gone
R

Gone Baby Gone

(2007)
30
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Doyle
Director:
Ben Affleck
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris, John Ashton
Plot:

Ben Affleck’s directorial debut is about two Boston private investigators, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, who are hired by the aunt of a kidnapped little girl. The trail takes the detectives on a perilous ride through hazardous neighborhoods teeming with gangs, drug dealers, and pedophiles, finally leading to a personal distress that threatens their relationship.  

30
5
Going in Style
PG-13

Going in Style

(2017)
47
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Zach Braff
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Alan Arkin, Matt Dillon, Josh Pais
47
0
Olympus Has Fallen
R

Olympus Has Fallen

(2013)
45
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Gerard Butler, Finley Jacobsen, Dylan McDermott, Rick Yune
Plot:

A United States Secret Service agent, who was removed from the presidential detail after a failure, fights to save the president when the White House is attacked by a North Korean guerilla outfit. Olympus Has Fallen is the first of the Fallen film series.

45
0
Brubaker
R

Brubaker

(1980)
29
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Walter
Director:
Stuart Rosenberg
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Murray Hamilton, Jane Alexander, David Keith
29
6
The Pawnbroker

The Pawnbroker

(1964)
14
5
As:
Cast
Director:
Sidney Lumet
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters, Jaime Sánchez
14
5
Lucky Number Slevin
R

Lucky Number Slevin

(2006)
20
3
As:
Cast
Role:
The Boss
Director:
Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Lucy Liu, Josh Hartnett, Ben Kingsley, Bruce Willis
Plot:

Slevin Kelevra visits his friend, Nick, in New York and finds himself in a big mess. His friend is missing, he is kidnapped twice and asked to repay huge sum of money that Nick owes to two crime bosses and is even asked to murder someone. Under watch from a notorious assassin and a detective, Slevin has to quickly find a solution.

20
3
Invictus
PG-13

Invictus

(2009)
23
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Nelson Mandela
Director:
Clint Eastwood
Genres:
History, Sport, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Tony Kgoroge, Patrick Mofokeng, Matt Stern
Plot:

Based on true events in South Africa, the movie follows President Nelson Mandela’s plan to unite the racially divided country after the end of the horrific apartheid. Mandela and Springboks captain François Pienaar inspire an entire country to unite under Rugby as the Springboks go on to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. 

23
2
Amistad
TV-MA

Amistad

(1997)
27
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Theodore Joadson
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Nigel Hawthorne, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey
27
4
Kiss the Girls
R

Kiss the Girls

(1997)
41
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Alex Cross
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jeremy Piven, Cary Elwes, Tony Goldwyn, Ashley Judd
41
4
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
PG-13

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

(1991)
33
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Azeem
Director:
Kevin Reynolds
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
Alan Rickman, Kevin Costner, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Christian Slater
Plot:

Robin of Locksley escapes captivity by Turks and return to England. In England Robin’s father has been killed by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham who has betrayed King Richard and crowned Richard’s brother as the new king. Robin now teams up with a band of outlaws to avenge his father’s death and restore the rightful king back to the throne.

33
4
The Sum of All Fears
PG-13

The Sum of All Fears

(2002)
40
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Alden Robinson
Genres:
Thriller, Action, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Affleck, Ian Mongrain, Russell Bobbitt, James Cromwell, Ken Jenkins
40
1
Along Came a Spider
R

Along Came a Spider

(2001)
42
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Alex Cross
Director:
Lee Tamahori
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mika Boorem, Dylan Baker, Michael Wincott, Monica Potter
42
2
Wanted
R

Wanted

(2008)
31
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sloan
Director:
Timur Bekmambetov
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, James McAvoy, Terence Stamp, Thomas Kretschmann
Plot:

Wesley Gibson, an abused office worker frustrated with his job and personal life, learns that his estranged father was an assassin and was recently killed by a hitman named Cross, who is now after him. Rescued by the sexy assassin Fox, he must learn the ropes of the trade to be able to face Cross himself.

31
2
High Crimes
PG-13

High Crimes

(2002)
42
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles W. Grimes
Director:
Carl Franklin
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Amanda Peet, Jim Caviezel, Ashley Judd, Adam Scott
42
5
Oblivion
PG-13

Oblivion

(2013)
26
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Beech
Director:
Joseph Kosinski
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
Tom Cruise, Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Riseborough, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Plot:

In a post-apocalyptic Earth depleted by a devastating war against alien Scavengers, Jack Harper works as a drone repairman with communications partner Victoria to maintain fusion generators. Eager to leave Earth and join other survivors in Saturn's moon Titan, he begins to question his perception of reality after he rescues a beautiful woman he had visions of.

26
4
War of the Worlds
PG-13

War of the Worlds

(2005)
31
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Dakota Fanning, Tom Cruise, Miranda Otto, Justin Chatwin, Tim Robbins
Plot:

A Steven Spielberg thriller based on an H.G. Wells novel of the same name, War of the Worlds, stars Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning, who try to survive an alien invasion. As extraterrestrial tripods hunt human beings for their blood and tissue, a divorced father faces numerous obstacles as he tries to reach the safety of his ex-wife’s parents’ home.

31
1
Bruce Almighty
PG-13

Bruce Almighty

(2003)
29
4
As:
Cast
Role:
God
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jim Carrey, Steve Carell, Jennifer Aniston, Philip Baker Hall
Plot:

After going through a particularly bad day, television reporter Bruce Nolan angrily blames God for treating him poorly. To his surprise, God responds and offers him godly powers to see if he could make things any better. Bruce wastes no time in satisfying all his desires, but leaves his surroundings in chaos due to his irresponsible actions.

29
4
Outbreak
R

Outbreak

(1995)
29
2
As:
Cast
Role:
General Billy Ford
Director:
Wolfgang Petersen
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Cuba Gooding Jr., Rene Russo, Kevin Spacey
29
2
An Unfinished Life
PG-13

An Unfinished Life

(2005)
25
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Mitch Bradley
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Jennifer Lopez, Josh Lucas, Damian Lewis
25
6
The Power of One
PG-13

The Power of One

(1992)
19
6
As:
Cast
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Craig, Nomadlozi Kubheka, Agatha Hurle, Nigel Ivy
19
6
Now You See Me 2
PG-13

Now You See Me 2

(2016)
28
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jon M. Chu
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Lizzy Caplan, Daniel Radcliffe, Woody Harrelson
Plot:

The sequel begins with the fugitive illusionists known as the Four Horsemen escaping from the FBI during a stage show because of the villainous Walter Marby. They must escape Walter’s clutches who wants them to steal a powerful chip. Meanwhile, their leader Dylan Rhodes finds out the real identity of Thaddeus Bradley. 

28
2
Under Suspicion
R

Under Suspicion

(2000)
28
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Captain Victor Benezet
Director:
Stephen Hopkins
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Gene Hackman, Thomas Jane, Monica Bellucci, Nydia Caro
28
2
Lucy
R

Lucy

(2014)
31
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Professor Norman
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Scarlett Johansson, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Amr Waked, Min-sik Choi
Plot:

Lucy is an American student in Taiwan who is tricked into being a drug mule for a South Korean drug lord by her new boyfriend. She gains superhuman abilities after she is beaten and the drug gets into her system, but has mere days to live before her body disintegrates due to the effect of the drug.

31
7
Dolphin Tale
PG

Dolphin Tale

(2011)
18
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Martin Smith
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble
18
4
London Has Fallen
R

London Has Fallen

(2016)
33
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Babak Najafi
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Alon Aboutboul, Waleed Zuaiter, Adel Bencherif, Mehdi Dehbi
Plot:

Following the sudden death of the British Prime Minister, the G7 leaders attend his funeral in London, but become the target of a coordinated attack by terrorists that only the US President survives. Still being pursued by the terrorists, Secret Service Agent Mike Banning must work together with an MI-6 agent to ensure the safety of the President.

33
0
Deep Impact
PG-13

Deep Impact

(1998)
31
3
As:
Cast
Role:
President Beck
Director:
Mimi Leder
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Vanessa Redgrave, Morgan Freeman
Plot:

The sci-fi disaster movie follows a group of astronauts on-board the Orion spacecraft, led by Commander Oren Monash and veteran astronaut Captain Spurgeon ‘Fish’ Tanner. The team races against time to stop the comet Wolf-Biederman from crashing into Earth and causing an extinction-level event.  

31
3
Last Vegas
PG-13

Last Vegas

(2013)
19
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Archie Clayton
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas, Kevin Kline, Mary Steenburgen
Plot:

Aging friends Billy, Paddy, Archie, and Sam decide to go to Las Vegas for Billy’s bachelor party, who is marrying someone much younger. But Paddy and Billy have unresolved issues over Sophie, Paddy’s recently departed wife. The four friends soon realize that the years have not only changed Las Vegas but also their friendship. 

19
3
Last Knights
R

Last Knights

(2015)
27
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Bartok
Director:
Kazuaki Kiriya
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Cliff Curtis, Tsuyoshi Ihara, Aksel Hennie
27
4
Unleashed
R

Unleashed

(2005)
13
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Sam
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bob Hoskins, Jet Li, Kerry Condon, Vincent Regan
13
7
A Man Called Adam

A Man Called Adam

(1966)
10
5
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo Penn
Genres:
Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Ossie Davis, Sammy Davis Jr., Louis Armstrong, Cicely Tyson
10
5
5 Flights Up
PG-13

5 Flights Up

(2014)
24
6
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Alex Carver
Director:
Richard Loncraine
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Diane Keaton, Cynthia Nixon, Carrie Preston, Claire van der Boom
24
6
Brian Banks
PG-13

Brian Banks

(2019)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerome Johnson
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Greg Kinnear, Aldis Hodge, Sherri Shepherd, Tiffany Dupont
0
0
Feast of Love
R

Feast of Love

(2007)
12
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Stevenson
Director:
Robert Benton
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Greg Kinnear, Missi Pyle, Selma Blair, Radha Mitchell
12
6
Angel Has Fallen
R

Angel Has Fallen

(2019)
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Allan Trumbull
Director:
Ric Roman Waugh
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nick Nolte, Jada Pinkett Smith, Piper Perabo, Gerard Butler
6
0
Ted 2
R

Ted 2

(2015)
18
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Patrick Meighan
Director:
Seth MacFarlane
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Maher, Mark Wahlberg, Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried, Jessica Barth
Plot:

Ted and Tami-Lynn marry and a year later decide to adopt a child. However, Ted is a talking teddy bear and not a real person, so he is denied permission. Even his marriage and job is cancelled. Ted and his best friend, John, now employ a novice lawyer Samantha to fight for his civil rights in court. However, there are obstacles in way.

18
5
Alpha
PG-13

Alpha

(2018)
7
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Albert Hughes
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Leonor Varela, Natassia Malthe, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Jens Hultén
7
8
Moll Flanders
PG-13

Moll Flanders

(1996)
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Hibble
Director:
Pen Densham
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, Stockard Channing, John Lynch, Brenda Fricker
11
3
Clean and Sober
R

Clean and Sober

(1988)
9
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Craig
Director:
Glenn Gordon Caron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Keaton, Kathy Baker, Tate Donovan, Henry Judd Baker
9
6
Eyewitness
R

Eyewitness

(1981)
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Yates
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
James Woods, Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Christopher Plummer
9
2
Transcendence
PG-13

Transcendence

(2014)
12
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Wally Pfister
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Cillian Murphy
Plot:

Dr. Will Caster is involved in developing a sentient computer when he is shot by an anti-technology terrorist group R.I.F.T. With only a month to live, his wife Evelyn uploads his consciousness into a quantum computer. But soon Evelyn and his best friend Max must find a way to stop him when he starts controlling human minds. 

12
3
10 Items or Less
R

10 Items or Less

(2006)
5
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Him
Director:
Brad Silberling
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny DeVito, Paz Vega, Jonah Hill, Anne Dudek
5
4
Dolphin Tale 2
PG

Dolphin Tale 2

(2014)
11
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Cameron McCarthy
Director:
Charles Martin Smith
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Juliana Harkavy, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd
11
4
Levity
R

Levity

(2003)
8
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Miles Evans
Director:
Ed Solomon
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Billy Bob Thornton, Kirsten Dunst, Holly Hunter, Manuel Aranguiz
8
3
Nurse Betty
R

Nurse Betty

(2000)
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie
Director:
Neil LaBute
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Renée Zellweger, Chris Rock, Greg Kinnear
13
3
Hard Rain
R

Hard Rain

(1998)
20
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jim
Director:
Mikael Salomon
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Christian Slater, Edward Asner, Minnie Driver, Betty White
20
2
Thick as Thieves
R

Thick as Thieves

(2009)
14
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ripley
Director:
Mimi Leder
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Rade Serbedzija, Robert Forster, Corey Johnson
14
1
Teachers
R

Teachers

(1984)
6
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Arthur Hiller
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Nick Nolte, Lee Grant, Allen Garfield, Ralph Macchio
6
3
Street Smart
R

Street Smart

(1987)
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Fast Black
Director:
Jerry Schatzberg
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jay Patterson, Mimi Rogers, Christopher Reeve, Kathy Baker
8
3
Chain Reaction
PG-13

Chain Reaction

(1996)
21
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Shannon
Director:
Andrew Davis
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Fred Ward, Kevin Dunn
21
1
Who Says I Can't Ride a Rainbow!
G

Who Says I Can't Ride a Rainbow!

(1971)
6
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Edward Mann
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jack Klugman, Val Avery, Norma French, Reuben Figueroa
6
4
The Maiden Heist
PG-13

The Maiden Heist

(2009)
12
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Peter Hewitt
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Joseph McKenna, Wynn Everett, Patricia B. Till, Marcia Gay Harden
12
4
Ben-Hur
PG-13

Ben-Hur

(2016)
17
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Timur Bekmambetov
Genres:
History, Adventure, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Ayelet Zurer, Rodrigo Santoro
17
2
Blade
R

Blade

(1973)
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ernest Pintoff
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Joe Santos, John Marley, William Prince, Michael McGuire
11
2
The Contract
R

The Contract

(2006)
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carden
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Alice Krige, Jamie Anderson, Megan Dodds
16
2
Harry & Son
PG

Harry & Son

(1984)
6
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Newman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ossie Davis, Ellen Barkin, Judith Ivey, Paul Newman
6
4
Dreamcatcher
R

Dreamcatcher

(2003)
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Col. Abraham Curtis
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Donnie Wahlberg, Jason Lee, Damian Lewis
18
2
Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?
PG

Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?

(1968)
5
5
As:
Cast
Director:
Hy Averback
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Doris Day, Steve Allen, Patrick O'Neal, Robert Morse
5
5
That Was Then... This Is Now
R

That Was Then... This Is Now

(1985)
5
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Cain
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Emilio Estevez, Craig Sheffer, Jill Schoelen, Larry B. Scott
5
3
Evan Almighty
PG

Evan Almighty

(2007)
20
6
As:
Cast
Role:
God
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Lauren Graham
Plot:

After winning a Congress seat, news anchorman Evan Baxter moves with his family to Northern Virginia. Shockingly, he receives God’s instructions to build an ark to save the life from a forthcoming flood. Though Evan ignores initially, he soon starts getting deliveries of tools, materials and pairs of all sorts of animals, and also finds himself turning slowly into Noah.

20
6
Momentum

Momentum

(2015)
13
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Senator
Director:
Stephen S. Campanelli
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Olga Kurylenko, James Purefoy, Jenna Saras, Aidan Whytock
13
1
Johnny Handsome
R

Johnny Handsome

(1989)
4
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. A.Z. Drones
Director:
Walter Hill
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin, Elizabeth McGovern, Forest Whitaker
4
6
Conan the Barbarian
R

Conan the Barbarian

(2011)
16
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Marcus Nispel
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Rachel Nichols, Rose McGowan, Jason Momoa, Stephen Lang
16
2
The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
PG

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

(2018)
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Drosselmeyer
Director:
Joe Johnston, Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley, Jack Whitehall, Miranda Hart
7
3
The Bonfire of the Vanities
R

The Bonfire of the Vanities

(1990)
6
7
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian De Palma
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Tom Hanks, Melanie Griffith, Kim Cattrall, Saul Rubinek
6
7
Edison
R

Edison

(2005)
4
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ashford
Director:
David J. Burke
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Dylan McDermott, LL Cool J, Kevin Spacey, Justin Timberlake
4
2
The Big Bounce
PG-13

The Big Bounce

(2004)
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
George Armitage
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Charlie Sheen, Owen Wilson, Butch Helemano, Vinnie Jones
7
1
The Poison Rose
R

The Poison Rose

(2019)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Doc
Director:
George Gallo, Francesco Cinquemani
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Brendan Fraser, Famke Janssen, Peter Stormare
2
1
Just Getting Started
PG-13

Just Getting Started

(2017)
8
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Duke
Director:
Ron Shelton
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tommy Lee Jones, Jane Seymour, Rene Russo, Joe Pantoliano
8
4
Wish Wizard

Wish Wizard

(2014)
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Maxwell Omni
Director:
André Gordon
Genres:
Family, Short, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ed Begley Jr., Kimberly Voegele, Kabrina Cressey, Daria Stachowiak
4
3
The People Speak

The People Speak

(2009)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Anthony Arnove, Chris Moore, Howard Zinn
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Rosario Dawson, Marisa Tomei, Josh Brolin, Morgan Freeman
3
1
Marie
PG-13

Marie

(1985)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Traughber
Director:
Roger Donaldson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sissy Spacek, Jeff Daniels, Keith Szarabajka, Fred Dalton Thompson
5
0
Bopha!
PG-13

Bopha!

(1993)
7
2
As:
Director
Director:
Morgan Freeman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alfre Woodard, Malcolm McDowell, Danny Glover, Marius Weyers, Maynard Eziashi
7
2
The True Story of Glory Continues

The True Story of Glory Continues

(1991)
8
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Ben Burtt
Genres:
Documentary, War, History
Star Cast:
Raymond St. Jacques
8
0
A Remarkable Promise

A Remarkable Promise

(2004)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
James Moll
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman
3
1

TV Movie(s)

The Marva Collins Story

The Marva Collins Story

(1981)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Clarence Collins
Director:
Peter Levin
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Cicely Tyson, Rodrick F. Wimberly, Mashaune Hardy, Brett Bouldin
3
1
The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium
TV-MA

The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium

(2017)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Stan Lathan
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Dave Chappelle
3
0
Deep in the Heart of Texas: Dave Chappelle Live at Austin City Limits
TV-MA

Deep in the Heart of Texas: Dave Chappelle Live at Austin City Limits

(2017)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Opening Narrator
Director:
Stan Lathan
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dave Chappelle
4
0
Out to Lunch

Out to Lunch

(1974)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Croupier
Director:
Bill Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Barbara Eden, Frank Oz, Elliott Gould, Carol Burnett
3
1
Attica

Attica

(1980)
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hap Richards
Director:
Marvin J. Chomsky
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Henry Darrow, Charles Durning, Joel Fabiani, George Grizzard
6
0
Energy Crisis

Energy Crisis

(1974)
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Dave Wilson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan King, James Coco, Jack Klugman, Chevy Chase
4
1
A Raisin in the Sun
PG-13

A Raisin in the Sun

(2008)
9
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Kenny Leon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Phylicia Rashad, Sean Combs, Bill Nunn, Sanaa Lathan
9
0
Hollow Image

Hollow Image

(1979)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ralph 'Sweet Talk' Simmons
Director:
Marvin J. Chomsky
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dick Anthony Williams, Hattie Winston, Robert Hooks, S. Pearl Sharp
2
1
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

(1978)
2
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Smight
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Janet MacLachlan, Robert Christian, Claudia McNeil, Larry B. Scott
2
0
Death of a Prophet

Death of a Prophet

(1981)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Malcolm X
Director:
Woodie King Jr
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Tommy Redmond Hicks, Yolanda King, Mansoor Najee-ullah, Sam Singleton
4
0
Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking
TV-PG

Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking

(2014)
4
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Geoffrey Sharp
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Michael C. Hall, Stephen Hawking, Krstin Baldwin, Vincent Giampapa, Robert Lanza
4
1
Resting Place
PG

Resting Place

(1986)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Luther Johnson
Director:
John Korty
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Bradford, John Lithgow, CCH Pounder, G.D. Spradlin
5
0
Genius: A Night for Ray Charles

Genius: A Night for Ray Charles

(2004)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Bruce Gowers
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Mary J. Blige, Joe Cipriano, Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Morgan Freeman
3
0
The Earth Day Special

The Earth Day Special

(1990)
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Dwight Hemion, James Burrows, Gerry Cohen, Ted Haimes, Jim Henson
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Candice Bergen, James Brolin, Downtown Julie Brown
3
1
The Execution of Raymond Graham

The Execution of Raymond Graham

(1985)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Warden Pratt
Director:
Daniel Petrie
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
George Dzundza, Jeff Fahey, Graham Beckel, Linda Griffiths
2
0
Fight for Life

Fight for Life

(1987)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Sherard
Director:
Elliot Silverstein
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jerry Lewis, Patty Duke, Jaclyn Bernstein, Gerard Parkes
2
0
Mutiny
PG-13

Mutiny

(1999)
2
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Kevin Hooks
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Michael Jai White, David Ramsey, Matthew Glave, Duane Martin, Lark Voorhies
2
1
Rameses: Wrath of God or Man?

Rameses: Wrath of God or Man?

(2004)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Mark Aldridge, Tom Pollock
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman
3
0
Clinton and Nadine

Clinton and Nadine

(1988)
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dorsey Pratt
Director:
Jerry Schatzberg
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Andy Garcia, Ellen Barkin, John C. McGinley, Michael Lombard
3
1

Animation(s)

The LEGO Movie
TV-PG

The LEGO Movie (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Comedy, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Will Ferrell, Channing Tatum, Liam Neeson, Will Arnett
Plot:

Emmet Brickowski is an ordinary construction worker in the Lego universe, but is mistaken to be the prophesied Special after he finds the Piece of Resistance capable of stopping the super-weapon Kragle. He is recruited into a group fighting evil Lord Business, who stole Kragle, but is terribly unprepared for the epic adventure.

Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D

Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Cowen
Genres:
Short, Animation, Documentary
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Matt Damon, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Hanks

TV Shows and Videos

The Civil War
TV-14

The Civil War (1990)

As:
Cast
Role:
Frederick Douglass / ...
Director:
Ken Burns
Genres:
History, War, Documentary
Star Cast:
Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards, Paul Roebling
30 for 30

30 for 30 (2009)

As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Jeff Tremaine, Billy Corben, Bill Couturié, Ron Shelton, Steve James
Genres:
History, Biography, Sport, Documentary
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Ray Liotta, Ice Cube, Chuck D.
The Electric Company
TV-G

The Electric Company (1971)

As:
Cast
Role:
Count Dracula / ...
Director:
John Tracy, Bob Schwarz, Henry Behar
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Mel Brooks, Rita Moreno, Lily Tomlin, Skip Hinnant
Through the Wormhole
TV-PG

Through the Wormhole (2010)

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself - Narrator
Director:
Laura Verklan, Kurt Sayenga, Anthony Lund, Geoffrey Sharp, David LaMattina
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman
Texas

Texas (1980)

As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew D. Weyman, John Pasquin, Bruce Minnix, John Driver
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Beverlee McKinsey
American Experience

American Experience (1988)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Grubin, Stephen Ives, Barak Goodman, Ric Burns, Adriana Bosch
Genres:
Biography, History, Documentary
Star Cast:
Frances McDormand, Robert Duvall, Samuel L. Jackson, Kathy Bates
Great Performances

Great Performances (1971)

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Large, David Horn, Kirk Browning, Gary Halvorson, Matthew Diamond
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Julie Andrews, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming, Plácido Domingo
Batman Begins
T

Batman Begins (2005)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes
The Story of God with Morgan Freeman

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman (2016)

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself - Host
Genres:
Adventure, History
Star Cast:
Amir Hussain, Jodi Magness, Robert Thurman, Father Mark Bozzuti-Jones
American Masters

American Masters (1985)

As:
Cast
Director:
Susan Lacy, Robert Trachtenberg, Susan Steinberg, Catherine Tatge, Michael Epstein
Genres:
Documentary, Biography
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant
Ryan's Hope
TV-PG

Ryan's Hope (1975)

As:
Cast
Director:
Lela Swift, Jerry Evans, Robert Myhrum, Lynwood King, Bruce Minnix
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Kate Mulgrew, Mary-Louise Parker, Michael Levin, Nancy Addison
The Twilight Zone
TV-PG

The Twilight Zone (1985)

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Lynch, Peter Medak, Ryszard Bugajski, Wes Craven, John D. Hancock
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Danny Kaye, Andrea Barber, Robin Ward, Charles Aidman
Curiosity
TV-PG

Curiosity (2011)

As:
Producer
Director:
Richard Max, Jamie Alberti Kellum
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Josh Charles, Martin Sheen, Benedict Cumberbatch
Madam Secretary

Madam Secretary (2014)

As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Morgan Freeman, Félix Enríquez Alcalá, David Semel, James Whitmore Jr., Dennie Gordon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tim Daly, Téa Leoni, Geoffrey Arend, Patina Miller
Another World
TV-14

Another World (1964)

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Eilbaum, Bob Schwarz, Casey Childs, Gary Tomlin, Ira Cirker
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Victoria Wyndham, Constance Ford, Hugh Marlowe, Beverlee McKinsey
Slavery and the Making of America

Slavery and the Making of America (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Leslie D. Farrell, Chana Gazit, Dante James, Gail Pellett
Genres:
History
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, Chauncey Herring, Justin Jackson, Fred Johnson
Coriolanus

Coriolanus (1979)

As:
Cast
Director:
Wilford Leach
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Frank Adu, Bimbo, Thomas Martell Brimm
Man vs. the Universe

Man vs. the Universe (2014)

As:
Producer
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Andy Filo, Matthew F. Reyes
The Atlanta Child Murders

The Atlanta Child Murders (1985)

As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Shelter
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jason Robards, Rip Torn, Bill Paxton, James Earl Jones
Visions

Visions (1976)

As:
Cast
Director:
Burt Brinckerhoff, Rick Bennewitz, Edward Folger, Lloyd Richards, Fred Barzyk
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Philip Baker Hall, Glynn Turman, Adam Arkin, Trinidad Silva
Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar (1979)

As:
Cast
Role:
Casca
Director:
Michael Langham
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Sonny Jim Gaines, Earle Hyman, Roscoe Orman, Jaime Sánchez
Freedom: A History of Us

Freedom: A History of Us (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt, Nancy Steiner
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Katie Couric, Eric Foner, Philip Bosco, Tom Hanks
Guilty by Association
R

Guilty by Association (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Police Lieutenant Redding
Director:
Howard Gibson, Po Johns
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Bryce, Jeff Edward, Daemon Moore, Jammie Patton

Morgan Freeman Awards

Academy Awards
Million Dollar Baby Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role 2005
Golden Globe Awards
Driving Miss Daisy Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1990
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Movie Icon 2012
The Dark Knight Favorite Cast 2009