If there is an actor who has the capability of playing as a hit man, ex-con, and God, then that is Morgan Freeman, and that is ‘beyond any reasonable doubt.’ Over the course of his half decade career, Morgan Freeman continues to play different characters in many interesting movies. Even as he celebrates fifty years, Morgan Freeman is not slowing down, and in fact, he features in a new film known as ‘Dolphin Tale.’ Let’s now look at his best ten movies, as it’s time for a ‘Total Recall.’
List of Top 10 Movies by Morgan Freeman of all time in 2017:
10. Street Smart
‘Street Smart’ is one of the most incredible films that you can ever watch. In the film, a journalist who is new in the reporting and media field lies when his makeup story about a pimp is used to describe an actual pimp. The entertaining film is directed by Jerry Schatzberg and features actors such as Mimi Roger, Kathy Baker, Christopher Reeve and Jay Petterson. Morgan Freeman is the artist who makes the film incredible.
‘Se7en’ is a film that has two detectives: one is a veteran while one is a rookie. The two persons hunt the bad person, but he uses a ‘modus operandi’ and seven deadly sins. The movie is over 125 minutes’ long and is directed by the talented David Fincher. Apart from Morgan Freeman, the movie also features Brad Pitt, Andrew Kevin Walker, and Brad Pitt. Add the film to your watchlist if you haven’t.
‘Unforgiven’ is a film in which William Munny, a retired gunslinger who is old on the job and decides to take one last task. William relies on the help of a young man who also happens to be his former partner. The movie runs for slightly over two hours with the director being Clint Eastwood. If you wonder who else is in the film apart from Morgan Freeman, the other actors are Gene Hackman, Clint Eastwood, and Richard Harris.
7. Million Dollar Baby
In ‘Million Dollar Baby’ film, a determined lady is working with a boxing trainer who is hardened to become a professional boxer. The movie directed by Clint Eastwood runs for over 130 minutes. Morgan Freeman features in the film, in the company of other actors such as Hilary Swank, Clint Eastwood, and Jay Baruchel. The movie becomes more interesting as it approaches the end.
6. Batman Begins
‘Batman Begins’ is a film in which Batman fights to free the crime-ridden city of Gotham after training with a mentor. The ‘League of Shadows’ and the ‘Scarecrow’ have cast a lot of corruption in the city, and that is what Batman intends to stop. The movie has Christopher Nolan as the director while actors include Michael Caine, Ken Watanabe, Christian Bale and Liam Neeson. The film is incredible.
5. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
‘Robin: Hood: Prince of Thieves’ is a movie about two companions, Robin and his partner from Moorish. The two visit England as well as the ‘tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham.’ He then decides to fight, but this time as an outlaw. The film is 140 minutes and is a fan thriller, those who watch movies love the same. Kevin Reynolds directs the film that features Morgan Freeman, Kevin Costner, Christian Slater and Mary Elizabeth.
It is only in the ‘Outbreak’ movie where you learn that extreme measures are necessary for containing a deadly airborne virus that turns into an epidemic. The question is however on the extent of the deadly virus: how severe is the infection? Wolfgang Petersen directs the film that runs for 128 minutes and features Rene Russo, Dustin Hoffman, Kevin Spacey and Morgan Freeman.
3. The Shawshank Redemption
In ‘The Shawshank Redemption,’ two imprisoned gentlemen bond for some years. They find eventual redemption and solace through their acts of ordinary decency. The film directed by Frank Darabont goes for around 143 minutes. The movie also has Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, William Sadler and Bob Gunton. Add ‘Showshank Redemption’ to your watch list if you are yet to view the film.
2. The Dark Knight Rises
Seven years after ‘the Joker’s’ rule of anarchy known as ‘the Dark Knight’ with the assistance of ‘the enigmatic Selina’, things turn tragic in Gotham City. He is forced to move out of exile to save the city of Gotham that is now facing total annihilation. The tortoise Bane known as ‘brutal guerilla’ poses a danger to the city, and that creates panic to everyone. The film’s director is Christopher Nolan, and he brings in actors such as Tom Hardy and Morgan Freeman.
1. The Dark Knight
A menace called ‘Joker’ wrecks chaos and havoc on the inhabitants of the city of Gotham. The city’s cape crusader must now understand one of the largest and tricky psychological tests which measure his ability to deal with injustice. ‘The Dark Knight’ is a Christopher Nolan directed film that plays for 150 minutes. Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Aaron Eckhart and Christian Bale feature in the entertaining movie.
Morgan Freeman New Movies 2017-2018
An adopted brother falsely accuses a prince known as Judah Ben-Hur of having committed treason. The brother is a high-ranking officer in the Roman army who decides to come back home after many years in the sea where he did seek refuge. However, the officer finds redemption, something that is different from the expectations of many people. Timur Bekmambetov directs the movie that is based on a novel called ‘Screenplay’ by Keith R. Clarke.
Morgan Freeman is a great actor who continues to features in many movies that people do watch daily. The star’s longtime experience in acting makes his suit any role that he is assigned. He will match any character, and that makes his the best, watch his movies, and you will look for another movie he has acted.