Zulu (2013)

Director: Jerome Salle
Starring: Forest Whitaker, Orlando Bloom

Ali Neuman survived the violence that rocked Apartheid era South Africa when he was a child to become head of the homicide branch of the Cape Town pol... Read more

Crips and Bloods: Made in America (2008)

Director: Stacy Peralta
Starring: Narrated by, Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker narrates this unflinching look at the bloody, decades-long war between two of L.A.'s most notorious gangs. Beginning with an illuminat... Read more

Bird (1988)

Director: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Forest Whitaker, Diane Venora, Michael Zelniker

The film biography of Charlie 'Bird' Parker. This legend of modern jazz has his life transformed into a cinematic masterpiece under the direction of C... Read more

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

Director: Jim Jarmusch
Starring: Forest Whitaker, John Tormey, Cliff Gorman, Henry Silva

In Jim Jarmusch's fascinating meshing of gangster, urban and samurai action, Forest Whitaker is Ghost Dog, a mysterious hit man who rubs out targets f... Read more

Body Snatchers (1993)

Director: Abel Ferrara
Starring: Gabrielle Anwar, Meg Tilly, Forest Whitaker

An update of the science-fiction classic "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" made twice before (1956 and 1978). Addressing the universal personal and pol... Read more

Lullaby (2010)

Director: Benoit Philippon
Starring: Forest Whitaker, Clemence Poesy, Rupert Friend, Sarah Wayne Callies

Sam is a reclusive and complicated man whose only friend is George, the compassionate and well-intentioned manager of a downtrodden New York City hote... Read more

Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)

Director: Barry Levinson
Starring: Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Tung Thanh Tran

Robin Williams won an Oscar nomination for Best Actor for the role of the wacky, motormouth, military disc jockey Adrian Cronauer. It's 1965 in Saigon... Read more

Street Kings (2008)

Director: David Ayer
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Forest Whitaker, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans

Los Angeles cop Keanu Reeves lives by his own rules, flouting the law with impunity while struggling with alcoholism after the death of his wife. Afra... Read more

Blown Away (1994)

Director: Stephen Hopkins
Starring: Jeff Bridges, Tommy Lee Jones, Forest Whitaker

Jeff Bridges plays a Boston bomb squad specialist who has one-on-one with a former IRA bomber, played by Tommy Lee Jones, setting in motion a plot of... Read more

The Crying Game (1992)

Director: Neil Jordan
Starring: Stephen Rea, Forest Whitaker, Miranda Richardson, Jaye Davidson

Stephen Rea finds out that love is a strange game indeed when he flees to London, from a botched I.R.A. mission in Northern Ireland, and meets the dec... Read more