Best movies of Octavia Spencer

The Shape of Water(2017)

Combined Rating:
92
Combined Critics Rating: 92

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.



Fruitvale Station(2013)

Combined Rating:
87
Combined Critics Rating: 85

The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.



Hidden Figures(2016)

Combined Rating:
87
Combined Critics Rating: 83

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.



Onward(2020)

Combined Rating:
83
Combined Critics Rating: 77

Two elven brothers embark on a quest to bring their father back for one day.



The Help(2011)

Combined Rating:
82
Combined Critics Rating: 75

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.



Gifted(2017)

Combined Rating:
77
Combined Critics Rating: 71

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.



Ma(2019)

Combined Rating:
73
Combined Critics Rating: 69

A lonely woman befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their host.



The Witches(2020)

Combined Rating:
70
Combined Critics Rating: 65

A young boy and his grandmother have a run-in with a coven of witches and their leader.



Luce(2019)

Combined Rating:
67
Combined Critics Rating: 76

A married couple is forced to reckon with their idealized image of their son, adopted from war-torn Eritrea, after an alarming discovery by a devoted high school teacher threatens his status as an all-star student.



Thunder Force(2021)

Combined Rating:
65
Combined Critics Rating: 55

In a world where supervillains are commonplace, two estranged childhood best friends reunite after one devises a treatment that gives them powers to protect their city.



Black or White(2014)

Combined Rating:
58
Combined Critics Rating: 58

A grieving widower is drawn into a custody battle over his granddaughter, whom he helped raise her entire life.



The Shack(2017)

Combined Rating:
55
Combined Critics Rating: 46

A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."



Small Town Crime(2017)

Combined Rating:
42
Combined Critics Rating: 54

An alcoholic ex-cop (Hawkes) finds the body of a young woman and, through an act of self-redemption, becomes hell-bent on finding the killer but unwittingly puts his family in danger and ...



A Kid Like Jake(2018)

Combined Rating:
41
Combined Critics Rating: 54

Loving parents of a four-year-old must come to terms with their child being transgender.



Encounter(2021)

Combined Rating:
37
Combined Critics Rating: 55

Two brothers embark on a journey with their father, who is trying to protect them from an alien threat.



The Free World(2016)

Combined Rating:
26
Combined Critics Rating: 35

A recently released former convict becomes involved with a married woman with an abusive husband.



The Great Gilly Hopkins(2015)

Combined Rating:
25
Combined Critics Rating: 24

12-year-old wisecracking Gilly Hopkins finds herself shuffled from foster home to foster home until she meets Maime Trotter.



Car Dogs(2016)

Combined Rating:
1
Combined Critics Rating: 0

Malcolm is a brilliant, callous businessman who is a vicious, overbearing father. Mark is the sales manager at Chamberlain Auto, the dealership that promises to do "Whatever It Takes" to ...



Blues for Willadean(2012)

Combined Rating:
0
Combined Critics Rating: 0

A story centered on abused housewife Willadean Winkler, her relationships with her friends, and her attempts at liberation.