5 Movies Starring Sidney Poitier to Watch

Best Movies With Sidney Poitier as Lead Actor

Here is our list of movies starring Sidney Poitier that we are sure you will enjoy.

Sidney Poitier Mini Bios

Born: February 20, 1927

Sidney Poitier was born two months prematurely in Miami during a visit by his parents, Evelyn (Outten) and Reginald James Poitier. The son of farmers, his father also drove a cab in Nassau.

Sidney Poitier Best Movies List

The Jackal

Year: 1997

Director: Michael Caton-Jones

It is the story of an imprisoned I.R.A. fighter who is released to help stop an ominous and brutal assassin from completing his next assignment.

Shoot to Kill

Year: 1988

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

The F.B.I. agents and a tracker team up to find out where a murderer went after he disappeared into the mountains and infiltrated a hiking group that they were supposed to protect.

A Piece of the Action

Year: 1977

Director: Sidney Poitier

Former Chicago cop blackmails two rich thieves into “volunteering” to help juvenile delinquents.

Let’s Do It Again

Year: 1975

Director: Sidney Poitier

A pair of Atlanta men rigs boxing matches in New Orleans to fund their charities, but their tricks bring the mob’s attention.

The Wilby Conspiracy

Year: 1975

Director: Ralph Nelson

During apartheid, a black anti-apartheid activist and a British engineer are forced to flee from the South African Secret Police.

The Best Movies Starring Sidney Poitier

I hope you find something on this list you will enjoy; if you like Sidney Poitier, we are sure you will enjoy the rest of these titles. Comment below on other movies you have enjoyed starring Sidney Poitier.

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