What are the best Samuel Jackson movies? You may have pondered this question before. Samuel L Jackson is a favorite amongst movie fans. Samuel Jackson made many cameo appearances in films and he has done many voice acting films, but few know how he started. His life was plagued by alcoholism and cocaine before being mentored by Morgan Freeman. After getting his life straighten, his performance in a play lead him to being introduced to Spike Lee. Now, Samuel Jackson has appeared in over 100 movies.
- "Pulp Fiction". This movie is considered the best films by Quentin Tarantino and the best Samuel L Jackson acting performance. Samuel Jackson played a hitman who comes to the realization that he no longer wants to work for a ruthless gangster after a few events that occurred. Samuel Jackson was known in the movie for his Jheri-curled Afro and reciting a passage of the Bible before killing a few people. Samuel Jackson was nominated for a Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance.
- "Unbreakable". This is a film by M. Night Shyamalan, filled with twists and suspense. Samuel Jackson played a brilliant villain trying to find his equal. Samuel Jackson’s character in the movie had a growing obsession with comics, leading him to a killing spree to find a superhero, Bruce Willis. Once he finds his arch enemy, Samuel Jackson decides not to kill him. Samuel’s character wants a formidable opponent, so Samuel Jackson plays a convincing friend to Bruce, trying to develop his power. This is the best psychological thriller Samuel Jackson was in.
- "Die Hard with a Vengeance". This movie is a die hard action film that every man can't live without. The film stars the main character (Bruce Willis) with an unfortunate partner (Samuel Jackson). Both Bruce and Samuel go throughout New York trying to ruin the plot of a criminal mastermind, whose brother was killed in the first "Die Hard" series. This is considered one of the best action movies Samuel Jackson was in.
- "Loaded Weapon 1". This movie is the best comedy Samuel Jackson was in. The movie made spoofs to three "Lethal Weapons" series, "48 Hours", "Die Hard", "Dirty Harry", "Basic Instinct", "Rambo", and "Silence of the Lambs". Due to Loaded Weapon under performing, a sequel was never made, but this film is still considered a cult classic.
- "Jungle Fever". Samuel L Jackson played such a convincing role that the 1991 Cannes Film Festival made a special “Supporting Actor” category which was award to him. Samuel Jackson used is actually past addiction to cocaine, to appear as a crack addict. This movie launched Samuel's career as the star he is presently.
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