Best Movies of Kerry Washington

Django Unchained (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 250 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $162.80M

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.


The Last King of Scotland (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 167 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $17.61M

Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970's.


Ray (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $75.31M

The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s.


Our Song (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 147 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $0.25M

Focusing on the bonding between three girls in Brooklyn's "Jackie Robinson Steppers Marching Band" and the choices the girls face once their high school closes down for asbestos removal.


Mother and Child (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $1.11M

A drama centered around three women: A 50-year-old woman, the daughter she gave up for adoption 35 years ago, and an African American woman looking to adopt a child of her own.


Night Catches Us (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $0.08M

In 1976, complex political and emotional forces are set in motion when a young man returns to the race-torn Philadelphia neighborhood where he came of age during the Black Power movement.


Save the Last Dance (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $91.04M

A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past.


Lakeview Terrace (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $39.26M

A LAPD officer will stop at nothing to force out the interracial couple who just moved in next door.


I Think I Love My Wife (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $12.55M

A married man who daydreams about being with other women finds his will and morals tested after he's visited by the ex-mistress of his old friend.


Peeples (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $9.12M

Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace's hand in marriage.


American Son (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 91 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: null

An estranged couple reunite in a Florida police station to help find their missing teenage son.


A Thousand Words (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 88 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 26 | Earnings: $18.44M

After stretching the truth on a deal with a spiritual guru, literary agent Jack McCall finds a Bodhi tree on his property. Its appearance holds a valuable lesson on the consequences of every word he speaks.


She Hate Me (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 82 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 28 | Earnings: $0.37M

Fired from his job for exposing corrupt business practices, a former biotech executive turns to impregnating wealthy lesbians for profit.


Littleman (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 26 | Earnings: $58.26M

A wannabe dad mistakes a vertically challenged criminal on the lam as his newly adopted son.


Lift (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

This feature takes us into the world of "boosters" or shoplifters where a charismatic, intelligent young female booster from a dysfunctional family, notably her mother and grandmother, ...


Sin (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 46 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

When his sister is brutally raped, an ex-cop goes after a mysterious man from his past.


The Prom (2020)

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

A troupe of hilariously self-obsessed theater stars swarm into a small conservative Indiana town in support of a high school girl who wants to take her girlfriend to the prom.