Best Movies of Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Beyond the Lights (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $14.61M

The pressures of fame have superstar singer Noni on the edge, until she meets Kaz, a young cop who works to help her find the courage to develop her own voice and break free to become the artist she was meant to be.


Miss Sloane (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 142 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $3.44M

In the high-stakes world of political power-brokers, Elizabeth Sloane is the most sought after and formidable lobbyist in D.C. But when taking on the most powerful opponent of her career, she finds winning may come at too high a price.


Belle (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 141 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $10.72M

The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.


Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: null

In 1950s New York, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend.


Free State of Jones (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $20.76M

A disillusioned Confederate army deserter returns to Mississippi and leads a militia of fellow deserters and women in an uprising against the corrupt local Confederate government.


Fast Color (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 116 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: null

A woman is forced to go on the run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Years after having abandoned her family, the only place she has left to hide is home.


The Whole Truth (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 46 | Earnings: null

A defense attorney works to get his teenage client acquitted of murdering his wealthy father.


The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 107 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 37 | Earnings: null

Orbiting a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis, and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.


Irreplaceable You (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 99 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: null

A couple who have known each other since 8 are destined to be together until death do them apart.


Come Away (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A prequel to the stories of Peter Pan and Alice in Wonderland.


Farming (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Based on the writer/director's childhood, FARMING tells story of a young Nigerian boy, 'farmed out' by his parents to a white British family in the hope of a better future. Instead, he becomes the feared leader of a white skinhead gang.


Misbehaviour (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.


Seacole (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The story of Mary Seacole, a Jamaican nurse who sought to work with Florence Nightingale during the Crimean War.


Summerland (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A woman during World War II opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.


Summerland (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 0 | Imdb: 0 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.