Movies starring Ossie Davis
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
103 mins Comedy, Drama
"Grumpy Old Men" is a movie about two men behaving badly and rivalling each other over a woman. The thing is that from a storyline point of view it's not the most enthralling movie and with it being about senior citizens it's...
Doctor Dolittle (1998)
85 mins Comedy, Family
For those who have never seen the 1967 movie called "Doctor Dolittle" let me tell you now Eddie Murphy's 1998 movie of the same name is not a remake. Whilst a couple of ideas from that 1967 version have sneaked themselves int...
Chasing Secrets (1999)
90 mins Drama, TV Movie
This may sound like a cop out but "Chasing Secrets" is one of those movies that you should watch rather than read about because it is a rich, touching and charming drama which communicates with your soul. What I will say is t...
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
92 mins Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
First things first and there is no denying that Bruce Campbell as an aging Elvis is a joy to watch and his inner thoughts about not having an erection in years are genuinely amusing. Amusing is also what "Bubba Ho-Tep" sounds...
Deacons for Defense (2003)
78 mins Drama, TV Movie
"Deacons for Defense" is actually a hard movie to review because it is hard to explain it without giving the whole story away but in not giving the whole story away it is hard to explain why it is so good. So before I go on I...
87 mins Drama
As I watched the movie "Proud" it reminded me of a scene in the movie "The Aviator" where Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughes moans that the footage of planes he had filmed in the sky for a movie look static. That is one of th...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Ossie Davis as one of the principle cast members.