Best Movies of Don Cheadle

Iron Man Three (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 202 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $408.99M

When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 199 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $23.47M

Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

Crash (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 199 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $54.56M

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

Flight (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 171 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $93.75M

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.

The Guard (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 162 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $5.36M

An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is partnered with an up-tight F.B.I. agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring.

Iron Man 2 (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 162 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $312.06M

With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy.

Reign Over Me (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 149 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $19.66M

A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help the man recover from his grief.

Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $16.03M

An African-American man is hired to find a woman, and gets mixed up in a murderous political scandal.

Rosewood (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $13.10M

A dramatization of a 1923 horrific racist lynch mob attack on an African American community.

Talk to Me (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $4.47M

The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph "Petey" Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.

The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 136 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $0.70M

Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream.

Manic (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 135 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $0.07M

Lyle Jensen is subject to sudden and violent outbursts, and he is committed to the juvenile wing of the Northwood Mental Institution. Several other youths are there with a variety of ...

Traitor (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $23.53M

When straight arrow FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to lead back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn.

Miles Ahead (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $2.61M

An exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis.

The Family Man (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 117 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $75.76M

A fast-lane investment broker, offered the opportunity to see how the other half lives, wakes up to find that his sports car and girlfriend have become a mini-van and wife.

Volcano (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 116 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $47.47M

A volcano erupts in downtown Los Angeles, threatening to destroy the city.

Brooklyn's Finest (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 116 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $27.15M

Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths.

The United States of Leland (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 37 | Earnings: $0.34M

A young man's experience in a juvenile detention center that touches on the tumultuous changes that befall his family and the community in which he lives.

Swordfish (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 109 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 32 | Earnings: $69.77M

A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell led by Gabriel Shear wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away. Gabriel brings in convicted hacker Stanley Jobson to help him.

Hotel for Dogs (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 107 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 51 | Earnings: $73.02M

Two kids secretly take in stray dogs at a vacant hotel.