#82. "Momentum" (2015)
Smart Rating: 15.88
Genre: action, thriller
Starring: Olga Kurylenko, James Purefoy, Morgan Freeman
An assassin (James Purefoy) and his team pursue a professional thief (Olga Kurylenko) in Cape Town, South Africa.
#81. "Edison" (2005)
Genre: thriller, crime drama
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Justin Timberlake
Ambitious young reporter Pollack (Justin Timberlake) suspects insidious corruption in his town's elite police unit, known as F.R.A.T., and finds a friendly source in Deed (LL Cool J), a dissatisfied member of the squad. With Deed's information and the backing of his publisher, Ashford (Morgan Freeman), and a crusading lawyer, Wallace (Kevin Spacey), Pollack infiltrates the secretive police cabal. He finds himself in over his head, however, when he discovers the true extent of the criminality.
#80. "The Big Bounce" (2004)
Genre: comedy drama
Starring: Owen Wilson, Morgan Freeman, Gary Sinise
Beach bum and petty criminal Jack Ryan (Owen Wilson) gets into a fight while working at a construction site owned by corrupt developer Ray Ritchie (Gary Sinise). The cops want him out of Hawaii, but shifty judge Walter Crewes (Morgan Freeman) intervenes and hires Jack to work odd jobs at a string of beach bungalows. Jack then encounters Nancy Hayes (Sara Foster), Ritchie's beautiful but dangerous mistress, who draws him into a plot to rob Ritchie of a fortune.
#79. "The Bonfire of the Vanities" (1990)
Genre: comedy drama
Starring: Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis, Melanie Griffith
In this adaptation of the Tom Wolfe novel, powerful Wall Street executive Sherman McCoy (Tom Hanks) is riding with his greedy girlfriend, Maria (Melanie Griffith), when she makes a wrong turn and winds up in the Bronx. There, she runs over a black boy and drives off without reporting it. When alcoholic tabloid reporter Peter Fallow (Bruce Willis) discovers the story, he knows it will be scandalous and riles up New Yorkers with his coverage of the case, which soon goes to trial.
#78. "Last Knights" (2015)
Genre: action, adventure
Starring: Clive Owen, Cliff Curtis, Aksel Hennie
A fallen swordsman (Clive Owen) leads a small army against a sadistic ruler to avenge his dishonored master (Morgan Freeman).
#77. "Chain Reaction" (1996)
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Morgan Freeman, Rachel Weisz
At a Chicago university, a research team that includes brilliant Eddie Kasalivich (Keanu Reeves) experiences a breakthrough: a stable form of fusion that may lead to a waste-free energy source. However, Dr. Paul Shannon (Morgan Freeman) has ties to a private company that wants to exploit the technology, so Kasalivich and Dr. Lily Sinclair (Rachel Weisz) are framed for murder, and the fusion device is stolen. On the run from the FBI, they must recover the technology and exonerate themselves.
#76. "Conan the Barbarian" (2011)
Genre: adventure, action, fantasy
Starring: Jason Momoa, Rachel Nichols, Stephen Lang
A powerful Cimmerian warrior, Conan (Jason Momoa) carves a bloody path across the land of Hyboria on a personal vendetta. That soon turns into an epic battle against evil, for Conan's mortal enemy, Khalar Zym (Stephen Lang), seeks the legendary Mask of Acheron. The artifact will enable Khalar Zym to raise his wife from the dead and achieve immortality for himself, but it will also unleash a malevolent force upon the land, and only Conan and his companions can stop it.
#75. "The Contract" (2006)
Starring: Morgan Freeman, John Cusack, Jamie Anderson
Frank Carden (Morgan Freeman), one of the world's greatest assassins, is handed a lucrative contract to kill a highly secretive billionaire. But in a twist of fate, Carden is involved in a car accident during the job, and when his gun is found after he is admitted to a hospital, federal marshals arrest him. Meanwhile, ex-cop Ray Keene (John Cusack) is hiking with his son, Chris (Jamie Anderson), when Carden's cohorts try to spring him from custody, and soon the pair is caught in the crossfire.
#74. "Harry and Son" (1984)
Starring: Paul Newman, Robby Benson, Joanne Woodward
A construction worker and widower, Harry Keach (Paul Newman) is a no-frills kind of guy, but his artistically inclined son, Howard (Robby Benson), wants to be a writer, causing a rift between the two. Although Howard makes attempts at finding a regular job, he can't help but return to his daydreaming tendencies. As Howard reconnects with his ex-girlfriend Katie Wilowski (Ellen Barkin), Harry becomes closer with her mother, Lilly (Joanne Woodward), bringing both men some degree of happiness.
#73. "Dreamcatcher" (2003)
Genre: horror, science fiction
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Thomas Jane, Jason Lee
"Dreamcatcher" tells the story of four young friends who perform a heroic act and are changed forever by the uncanny powers they gain in return. Years later the friends, now men, are on a hunting trip in the Maine woods when they are overtaken by a blizzard in which something much more ominous moves. Challenged to stop an alien force, the friends must first prevent the slaughter of innocent civilians by a military vigilante, then overcome a threat to the bond between them.
#72. "Hard Rain" (1998)
Genre: action, thriller
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Christian Slater, Randy Quaid
The small town of Huntingburg is forced to evacuate when torrential rains bring rising flood waters. The local sheriff (Randy Quaid) and town residents, having been through this before, are all too familiar with the looting and petty thefts that take place in an abandoned town. What they are not aware of, however, is the planned heist of an armored car sent to transport the $3 million from local banks.
#71. "That Was Then... This Is Now" (1985)
Starring: Emilio Estevez, Craig Sheffer, Kim Delaney
A troubled young man, Mark Jennings (Emilio Estevez) has always looked up to his older friend, Bryon Douglas (Craig Sheffer). But when Bryon starts dating Cathy Carlson (Kim Delaney), Mark gets jealous, begins acting out and gets into dealing drugs. After the friends' mentor, Charlie Woods (Morgan Freeman), suddenly dies and Cathy's brother (Frank Howard) goes missing, Bryon suspects Mark is involved. As the case unravels, their friendship is put to the test.
#70. "Transcendence" (2014)
Genre: science fiction, action, thriller
Starring: Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany
Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp), the world's foremost authority on artificial intelligence, is conducting highly controversial experiments to create a sentient machine. When extremists try to kill the doctor, they inadvertently become the catalyst for him to succeed. Will's wife, Evelyn (Rebecca Hall), and best friend, Max (Paul Bettany), can only watch as his thirst for knowledge evolves to an omnipresent quest for power, and his loved ones soon realize that it may be impossible to stop him.
#69. "London Has Fallen" (2016)
Genre: action, thriller
Starring: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman
After the death of the British prime minister, the world's most powerful leaders gather in London to pay their respects. Without warning, terrorists unleash a devastating attack that leaves the city in chaos and ruins. Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) springs into action to bring U.S. President Benjamin Asher (Aaron Eckhart) to safety. When Asher falls into the hands of the sinister organization, it's up to Banning to save his commander in chief from a horrible fate, in this sequel to 2013's "Olympus Has Fallen."
#68. "Evan Almighty" (2007)
Genre: children, comedy
Starring: Steve Carell, Morgan Freeman, Lauren Graham
Newscaster Evan Baxter (Steve Carell) leaves Buffalo behind when he wins a seat in Congress. Moving his wife (Lauren Graham) and family to northern Virginia, he seems to have it made, then God (Morgan Freeman) throws a crisis of biblical proportions at his feet: The Lord wants him to build an ark and line up all the animals two-by-two in preparation for a flood.
#67. "Ben-Hur" (2016)
Genre: adventure, action, historical drama
Starring: Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman
Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) loses everything after his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell), now an officer in the Roman army, returns to Jerusalem and accuses the young prince of treason. Stripped of his title and separated from his wife (Nazanin Boniadi) and family, Ben-Hur must endure years of slavery on a galley at sea. When fate brings the estranged brothers to an epic and deadly chariot race, Ben-Hur finally gets the chance to exact vengeance on the man who destroyed his life.
#66. "The Maiden Heist" (2009)
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken, William H. Macy
After learning that a whole exhibit has been sold to a foreign institution, three museum guards (Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken, William H. Macy) hatch a bold plan to steal their favorite works of art.
#65. "Along Came a Spider" (2001)
Genre: mystery, thriller
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Monica Potter, Michael Wincott
A psychological suspense thriller adapted from James Patterson's first highly acclaimed novel in the Alex Cross series, Morgan Freeman reprises his role as the Washington, D.C., police detective and psychologist who is through playing mind games with criminals -- that is until a methodical predator, Gary Soneji (Michael Wincott), commits a daring kidnapping and lures Cross into the case.
#64. "Levity" (2003)
Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Morgan Freeman, Holly Hunter
Seeking redemption after his release from prison, a murderer (Billy Bob Thornton) meets a shady pastor (Morgan Freeman) and the sister (Holly Hunter) of his victim.
#63. "Deep Impact" (1998)
Starring: Robert Duvall, Tea Leoni, Elijah Wood
A comet is hurtling toward Earth and could mean the end of all human life. The U.S. government keeps the crisis under wraps, but crack reporter Jenny Lerner (Tea Leoni) uncovers the truth, forcing U.S. President Beck (Morgan Freeman) to announce his plan. Grizzled astronaut Spurgeon "Fish" Tanner (Robert Duvall) and his team will land on the comet and lay explosives, hopefully deterring the object from its doomsday course. If not, humanity will have to prepare for the worst.
#62. "Now You See Me 2" (2016)
Genre: adventure, comedy
Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson
After fleeing from a stage show, the illusionists (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson) known as the Four Horsemen find themselves in more trouble in Macau, China. Devious tech wizard Walter Mabry (Daniel Radcliffe) forces the infamous magicians to steal a powerful chip that can control all of the world's computers. Meanwhile, vengeful FBI agent Dylan Rhodes (Mark Ruffalo) hatches his own plot against Thaddeus Bradley (Morgan Freeman), the man he blames for the death of his father.
#61. "Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?" (1968)
Starring: Doris Day, Robert Morse, Terry-Thomas
A New York embezzler (Robert Morse) spends the 1965 blackout with an actress (Doris Day).
Note: Morgan Freeman appears in an uncredited role as "Grand Central Commuter."
#60. "Kiss the Girls" (1997)
Genre: mystery, thriller
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Cary Elwes
Successful forensic psychologist Alex Cross (Morgan Freeman) discovers that his niece has gone missing. Once he consults with police Detective Nick Ruskin (Cary Elwes), Cross believes that the disappearance is the work of an insane killer known as "Casanova." Meanwhile, Dr. Kate McTiernan (Ashley Judd) is kidnapped by this criminal and witnesses many other imprisoned women in his lair. After narrowly escaping, McTiernan teams up with Cross to try to apprehend the deranged Casanova.
#59. "Under Suspicion" (2000)
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman, Thomas Jane
"Under Suspicion" is an intense, psychological thriller, with veteran Police Captain Victor Benezet (Morgan Freeman) squaring off against prominent tax attorney Henry Hearst (Gene Hackman) -- two life-hardened and well-matched opponents motivated by reasons more complex and personal than the pursuit of duty or the defense of reputation.
#58. "Ted 2" (2015)
Genre: comedy, fantasy
Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried
Life has changed drastically for thunder buddies John (Mark Wahlberg), now a bachelor, and best pal Ted (Seth MacFarlane), now married to the woman (Jessica Barth) of his dreams. Problems arise when the couple decide to adopt a child, but the law declares Ted to be property and not a person. Angry and dejected, the lovably foulmouthed teddy bear must now seek legal help from a young lawyer (Amanda Seyfried) and a legendary, civil-rights attorney (Morgan Freeman) to get the justice he deserves.
#57. "The Magic of Belle Isle" (2012)
Genre: comedy drama
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Virginia Madsen, Madeline Carroll
An alcoholic, disabled novelist (Morgan Freeman) finds his muse again after he moves into a lakeside cabin and meets a single mother (Virginia Madsen) and her daughters.
#56. "Feast of Love" (2007)
Genre: drama, romance
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Greg Kinnear, Radha Mitchell
The love lives of several people of various ages intersect when a young woman named Chloe (Alexa Davalos) comes to town. Immediately, barista Oscar (Toby Hemingway) is enamored with her and thrilled when his boss, Bradley (Greg Kinnear), hires her. Then Bradley's wife, Kathryn (Selma Blair), leaves him for someone else. Afterward Bradley marries realtor Diana (Radha Mitchell), who helps the first couple move in together. Harry (Morgan Freeman) watches it all quietly and muses on love and loss.
#55. "High Crimes" (2002)
Starring: Ashley Judd, Morgan Freeman, Jim Caviezel
A happily married, successful lawyer (Ashley Judd) is shocked to learn that her husband (Jim Caviezel) has a hidden past as a classified military operative, and is accused of committing a heinous war crime. As she prepares to defend her husband in a top-secret military court, where none of the rules she knows so well apply, she gets help from a wild card (Morgan Freeman) -- a former military attorney who doesn't play by anyone's rules.
#54. "Thick as Thieves" (2009)
Genre: crime drama
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Antonio Banderas, Radha Mitchell
A veteran thief (Morgan Freeman) recruits a novice (Antonio Banderas) to pull off one last job to repay Russian gangsters.
#53. "The Bucket List" (2007)
Genre: comedy drama
Starring: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
Billionaire Edward Cole (Jack Nicholson) and car mechanic Carter Chambers (Morgan Freeman) are complete strangers, until fate lands them in the same hospital room. The men find they have two things in common: a need to come to terms with who they are and what they have done with their lives, and a desire to complete a list of things they want to see and do before they die. Against their doctor's advice, the men leave the hospital and set out on the adventure of a lifetime.
#52. "5 Flights Up" (2014)
Genre: comedy drama
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Diane Keaton, Cynthia Nixon
A husband (Morgan Freeman) and wife (Diane Keaton) spend a hectic weekend pondering the sale of the apartment they've shared for more than 40 years.
#51. "The Sum of All Fears" (2002)
Genre: thriller, action
Starring: Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell
Based on Tom Clancy's novel, this espionage thriller tracks a sinister plot to draw the United States and Russia into World War III. When the Russian president (Ciarán Hinds) suddenly dies, world tension escalates. Coupled with missing nuclear scientists and the threat of a nuclear detonation on United States soil, young CIA analyst Jack Ryan (Ben Affleck) must uncover who is behind the conspiracy.
#50. "Last Vegas" (2013)
Starring: Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman
Aging pals Billy (Michael Douglas), Paddy (Robert De Niro), Archie (Morgan Freeman) and Sam (Kevin Kline) have been best friends since childhood. When Billy finally proposes to his much-younger girlfriend, all four friends go to Las Vegas to celebrate the end of Billy's longtime bachelorhood and relive their glory days. However, the four quickly realize that the intervening decades have changed Sin City and tested their friendship in ways they had not imagined.