Best award winning movies with proved himself from Jamaica

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with proved himself from Jamaica! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with proved himself from Jamaica, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Marley (2012)

Bob Marley's universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. Directed by Academy Award-winning director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland), MARLEY is the definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, and legend, from his early days to his rise to international superstardom. Made with the support of the Marley family, the film features rare footage, incredible performances and revelatory interviews with the people that knew him best.

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2012-04-20 | Music / Documentary

Cast

Ziggy Marley, Rita Marley

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #45 for
    Rockumentary
  2. Ranked #65 for
    soulful music
  3. Ranked #116 for
    with anecdotal evidence

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2 The Last Tourist (2021)

Travel is at a tipping point. From Carribean beaches to remote villages in Kenya, forgotten voices reveal the real conditions and consequences of one of the largest industries in the world. The role of the modern tourist is on trial.

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2021-10-02 | Documentary

Cast

Elizabeth Becker, Sangduen Lek Chailert

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #505 for
    gorgeous landscape
  2. Ranked #563 for
    bad aftertaste
  3. Ranked #614 for
    dark underbelly

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3 Joseph (2020)

A Jamaican doctor trained in Western medicine and in conflict with his family (all of whom are doctors) about his belef in the benefits of bush medicine, travels to Ghana to prove then wrong.

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2020-01-14 |

Cast

kevoy burton, Mawuli Gavor

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #397 for
    stopgap
  2. Ranked #506 for
    wrapped-up nicely
  3. Ranked #586 for
    intentionally funny

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4 Kingston Paradise (2013)

A hustler's journey into chaos to steal a car and his lady friends dream for peace from a painting, forces a crime that changes their lives forever.

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2013-09-14 |

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #493 for
    sexually aggressive character
  2. Ranked #770 for
    aggressive
  3. Ranked #828 for
    belligerent

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5 One Love (2003)

Kassa a free-wheelin rasta man, falls for a straight laced gospel singer Serena, when they both meet as they enter a music contest. Serena's father the pastor forbids her to see him and wants her to marry one of his church members. Meanwhile the record boss organizing the contest, tries to get Kassa's band to sign to his label on his terms not theirs. By using heavy tactics, he pushes the band to fight back.

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2003-05-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ky-Mani Marley, Cherine Anderson

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1175 for
    flattering light
  2. Ranked #1924 for
    MTV style editing
  3. Ranked #2575 for
    locking horns

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6 Cross My Heart (2018)

An American teenage girl visits her family in Jamaica and uncovers a secret that changes the way she sees the people she loves.

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2018-05-01 | Drama

Cast

Jordan-Amanda Hall, Jhada Ann Walker

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #10450 for
    old-fashioned story
  2. Ranked #11013 for
    thorny
  3. Ranked #12897 for
    for Easter Sunday

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7 Better Mus' Come (2013)

The film follows warring political factions in 1970s Jamaica as they enlist the support of gangs to enforce their policies, and advance their political agenda. It is a fictionalized dramatization of real historical events, specifically, the Green Bay Massacre, where the government finally tracked down these gangs and had systematically wiped out.

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2013-03-15 | Crime / Action

Cast

Sheldon Shepherd, Sky Nicole Grey

Rating

rating icon 4.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1483 for
    violent
  2. Ranked #3636 for
    feeling motion sickness
  3. Ranked #6316 for
    punishing

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8 Shottas (2002)

A raw urban drama about two friends raised on the dangerous streets of Kingston, Jamaica. Biggs and Wayne take on the "Shotta" way of life to survive. As young boys, they begin a life of crime, eventually moving to the US where they begin a ruthless climb from the bottom. They remain bound to each other by their shottas loyalty as they aggressively take control of the Jamaican underworld.

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2002-02-27 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Ky-Mani Marley, Spragga Benz

Rating

rating icon 7.647
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #584 for
    inside look into organized crime
  2. Ranked #691 for
    like Scarface
  3. Ranked #1478 for
    gruesome murder

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9 The Harder They Come (1972)

Ivanhoe Martin arrives in Kingston, Jamaica, looking for work and, after some initial struggles, lands a recording contract as a reggae singer. He records his first song, "The Harder They Come," but after a bitter dispute with a manipulative producer named Hilton, soon finds himself resorting to petty crime in order to pay the bills. He deals marijuana, kills some abusive cops and earns local folk hero status. Meanwhile, his record is topping the charts.

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1972-09-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jimmy Cliff, Janet Bartley

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #604 for
    Rockumentary
  2. Ranked #777 for
    morally dubious
  3. Ranked #936 for
    inside look into organized crime

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10 Rockers (1979)

Horsemouth, a drummer living in a ghetto of Kingston, plans to make money selling records. After his prized motorcycle is stolen, his plans fall through and he's forced to adapt.

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1979-11-23 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Leroy Wallace, Richard 'Dirty Harry' Hall

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1695 for
    groovy soundtrack
  2. Ranked #1956 for
    deep insight
  3. Ranked #2144 for
    great casting

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