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List of Andre Braugher Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Glory (1989)
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Glory
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13
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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.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Edward Zwick
Genres:
Drama, War, History, Biography
Star Cast:
2. Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002)
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2
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
PG
12
2
As:
Cast, Narrator
Director:
Paul Justman
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Richard 'Pistol' Allen, Jack Ashford, Bob Babbitt, Benny 'Papa Zita' Benjamin
3. Primal Fear (1996)
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2
Primal Fear
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12
2

A thriller court-room drama, Primal Fear shows the audience how deceptive appearances can be, when experienced Chicago defence attorney Martin Vail, lands-up fighting on behalf of an altar boy, Aaron Stampler, who is accused of murdering Archbishop Rushman, brutally. The film progresses through Vail’s perspective and his reactions to unearthing dark hidden secrets of the Church, while being astutely manipulated.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Gregory Hoblit
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
4. Frequency (2000)
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Frequency
PG-13
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2

When a time-leaping ham radio connects NYPD Detective John Sullivan in 1999 to his father Frank Sullivan, speaking on the radio from 1969, John is able to save his father’s life. Unfortunately, after inadvertently saving the serial killer ‘the nightingale’, both father and son are now being targeted in both timelines. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Satch DeLeon
Director:
Gregory Hoblit
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Sci-Fi, Drama
5. The Mist (2007)
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2
The Mist
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11
2

The small town of Maine is hit by a severe thunderstorm. The next day a thick mist engulfs the town. As David Drayton, his son and neighbour visit a supermarket, they realise that vicious otherworldly creatures hide behind The Mist. Trapped in the store, David and others have to survive the attacks of frightening creatures. But then, there is disputes amidst survivors too.

As:
Cast
Role:
Brent Norton
Director:
Frank Darabont
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Toby Jones, Laurie Holden
7. City of Angels (1998)
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2
City of Angels
PG-13
10
2

Seth, an angel whose responsibility is to guide deceased souls to the afterlife, is conflicted when he becomes attracted to young heart surgeon, Maggie Rice, while waiting for a man undergoing heart surgery. He makes up his mind when he meets Nathaniel, who was once an angel but decided to become a mortal to gain human senses.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cassiel
Director:
Brad Silberling
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Fantasy
8. Salt (2010)
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2
Salt
PG-13
10
2

A Russian defector, Orlov, turns himself in to CIA and accuses Evelyn Salt of being a Russian sleeper agent who will kill Russian president Boris Matveyev at the funeral of American Vice president. Consequently Evelyn Salt, a CIA agent, is forced to escape and now has to prove her innocence, protect her husband and uncover the conspiracy.

As:
Cast
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Mystery, Crime
9. The Baytown Outlaws (2012)
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2
The Baytown Outlaws
R
10
2

Celeste hires three redneck brothers to rescue her godson Rob and kill her ex-husband who has kidnapped him. They accept the task, but they soon find themselves targeted by a group of people whose motives are not clear.

As:
Cast
Director:
Barry Battles
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
11. The Gambler (2014)
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2
The Gambler
R
9
2

Jim Bennett, a literature professor, is addicted to high-stake gambling which has led him to borrow money from a gangster with his own life as collateral. As he slides down more into the underground gambling world, a loan-shark takes paternal interest in him. Jim is getting increasingly involved with one of his students. He has much at stake and can’t afford to lose.

As:
Cast
Director:
Rupert Wyatt
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
12. Duets (2000)
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2
Duets
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10
2

This comedy drama road film revolves around several people, who are unknown to each other, but the only thing common between them is their passion for karaoke. When they learn about a karaoke competition, they make their way to it, to sing and hopefully connect with the audience.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bruce Paltrow
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama, Comedy
13. Passengers (2008)
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2
Passengers
PG-13
9
2

Claire, a therapist working as a grief counselor, is working with five survivors of a plane crash who seem to recollect certain incidents that perhaps never took place. As she gets involved with one of them, the others begin to disappear mysteriously. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Perry
Director:
Rodrigo García
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anne Hathaway, Dianne Wiest, Patrick Wilson, David Morse
15. Striking Distance (1993)
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2
Striking Distance
R
9
2

Striking Distance is an action thriller film, which tells the story of Hardy, a police officer, who starts an illegal investigation when his ex-lovers are murdered. He also investigates his father’s death, who was also a cop. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Rowdy Herrington
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action, Mystery
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Timothy Busfield, Sarah Jessica Parker, Tom Sizemore, Dennis Farina, Brion James
17. 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)
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4: Rise of the Silver Surfer
PG
8
2

The Fantastic Four have returned to their normal lives. Mr Fantastic and Invisible Woman are all set to marry but the appearance of The Silver Surfer throws everything in chaos. The Fantastic Four now have to protect the world from the evil intentions of an inter-galactic villain, Galactus and simultaneously deal with the return of Dr Doom who has his own malicious agenda.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Thriller
18. Poseidon (2006)
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2
Poseidon
PG-13
8
2

Based on Paul Gallico's 1969 novel Poseidon Adventure, the film revolves around a luxury ocean liner called Poseidon on its way to New York. Swamped by a rogue wave, the ship capsizes in the North Atlantic Ocean, leaving its passengers to fight for their lives.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Wolfgang Petersen
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure, Drama
20. Louisville (1998)
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2
Louisville
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Joy Kecken, Scott Kecken
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Mets Suber, Brandon Troy McMickens
21. Emily & Tim (2015)
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2
Emily & Tim
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tim (Segment 5)
Director:
Eric Weber, Sean Devaney
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kal Penn, Kathleen Turner, Alexis Bledel, Cara Buono, Thomas Mann, Zosia Mamet
22. Rosita Lopez for President (2012)
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2
Rosita Lopez for President
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Rachel Goldberg
Genres:
Adventure, Short, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Robinson, Mike Muscat, Elayn J. Taylor, Daniela Bobadilla, Alandra T. Ortis

TV Movie(s)

1. Soldier's Girl (2003)
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2
Soldier's Girl
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sergeant Carlos Diaz
Director:
Frank Pierson
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Troy Garity, Shawn Hatosy, Lee Pace, Philip Eddolls
4. Kojak: None So Blind (1990)
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2
Kojak: None So Blind
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Winston Blake
Director:
Alan Metzger
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Amanda Plummer, Telly Savalas, Jerry Orbach, Margaret Whitton, Terry Kinney
5. Kojak: It's Always Something (1990)
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2
Kojak: It's Always Something
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Winston Blake
Director:
Richard Compton
Star Cast:
Telly Savalas, Darren McGavin, Jaime Sánchez, Barbara Garrick
6. Kojak: Flowers for Matty (1990)
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2
Kojak: Flowers for Matty
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Winston Blake
Director:
Paul Krasny
Star Cast:
Telly Savalas, Charles Cioffi, Tom Atkins, Glynnis O'Connor
7. Murder in Mississippi (1990)
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2
Murder in Mississippi
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dennis
Director:
Roger Young
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Grey, CCH Pounder, Blair Underwood, Tom Hulce
8. Kojak: Fatal Flaw (1989)
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2
Kojak: Fatal Flaw
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Winston Blake
Director:
Richard Compton
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Telly Savalas, Angie Dickinson, Steven Weber, George Morfogen
9. Kojak: Ariana (1989)
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2
Kojak: Ariana
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Winston Blake
Director:
Paul Krasny
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Telly Savalas, Kario Salem, Joe Grifasi, Shari Headley
10. The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson (1990)
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2
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jackie Robinson
Director:
Larry Peerce
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Bruce Dern, Ruby Dee, Stan Shaw, Paul Dooley
11. 10,000 Black Men Named George (2002)
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2
10,000 Black Men Named George
R
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
A. Philip Randolph (as André Braugher)
Director:
Robert Townsend
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Brock Peters, Mario Van Peebles, Charles S. Dutton, Carla Brothers
12. Passing Glory (1999)
10
2
Passing Glory
TV-PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Joseph Verrett
Director:
Steve James
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Ruby Dee, Rip Torn, Bill Nunn, Sean Squire
13. Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture (1990)
10
2
Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Weston, Time Magazine Reporter
Director:
Frank Pierson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
14. Love Songs (1999)
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2
Love Songs
9
2
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Andre Braugher, Louis Gossett Jr., Robert Townsend
Genres:
Romance
Star Cast:
Robert Townsend, Carl Gordon, Rachael Crawford, Djanet Sears
15. Class of '61 (1993)
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2
Class of '61
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucius
Director:
Gregory Hoblit
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Len Cariou, Laura Linney, Dan Futterman, Josh Lucas, Christien Anholt
16. Without Warning: Terror in the Towers (1993)
7
1
Without Warning: Terror in the Towers
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Alan J. Levi
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Fran Drescher, George Clooney, James Avery, John Karlen, George Clooney

Animation(s)

Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010)
Superman/Batman: Apocalypse
PG-13
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Darkseid (voice)
Director:
Lauren Montgomery
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Summer Glau, Tara Strong, Edward Asner, Tim Daly, Kevin Conroy
Spirit Untamed (2021)
Spirit Untamed
PG
Plot:

Spirit Untamed is an animated adventure comedy western film which tells the story of a young girl Lucky Prescott, who befriends a wild mustang named Spirit, after moving into a small town.  A wrangler plans to capture Spirit and his herd, but Lucky and her new friends embark on an adventure to rescue the horse that changed her life.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Al Granger
Genres:
Animation,Adventure,Comedy,Family,Western
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

Gideon's Crossing (2000)
Gideon's Crossing
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Ben Gideon (20 episodes, 2000-2001)
Director:
Randy Zisk, Tony Bill, Leslie Libman, Bryan Gordon, Kenneth Fink
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marlee Matlin, Eric Dane, Ed Begley Jr., Hamish Linklater, Rubén Blades, Russell Hornsby
Last Resort (2012)
Last Resort
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Marcus Chaplin (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
Director:
Martin Campbell
Genres:
Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Daniel Lissing, Scott Speedman, Gideon Emery, Daisy Betts
Miami Medical (2010)
Miami Medical
TV-14
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lana Parrilla, Shari Belafonte, Elisabeth Harnois, Jeremy Northam
The Jury (2004)
The Jury
As:
Cast
Director:
Barry Levinson, Jake Paltrow
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Cote de Pablo, Elizabeth Reaser, Ajay Naidu, Barry Levinson
The Andromeda Strain (2008)
The Andromeda Strain
As:
Cast
Director:
Mikael Salomon
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Benjamin Bratt, Viola Davis, Christa Miller, Louis Ferreira, Ricky Schroder, Michal Suchánek
Salem's Lot (2004)
Salem's Lot
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Matt Burke (2 episodes, 2004)
Director:
Mikael Salomon
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Donald Sutherland, James Cromwell, Samantha Mathis, Robert Mammone

Andre Braugher Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Thief Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie 2006
Homicide: Life on the Street Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series 1998