Chadwick Boseman: A Journey Through His Films
Chadwick Boseman made headlines and went into the hearts of every marvel fan in Black Panther. But our three times Oscar-winning movie was not his first big movie.
Here’s a list of all the movies Boseman did and where it’s available. Pay Homage to our hero by watching it all! The Journey maybe short but definitely was beautiful!
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The Express: The Ernie Davis Story
Chadwick Boseman’s first-ever movie was this. It’s a sports movie. The film speaks about racism, discrimination and everything Boseman stood until his last breath. The movie is about the football player, Ernie Davis, who was the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy. Boseman played Floyd little in the film. It’s available in Blu-Ray and Amazon.
The Kill Hole
The Kill Hole is an American war thriller which released in 2012. Chadwick stars as the lead Lt. Samuel Drake. It’s available both in Amazon and Blu-Ray.
It’s another sports film which was a story of Jackie Robinson, an African-American professional baseball player. The movie raises voice against racial discrimination. Boseman played Jackie the lead role. Boseman acclaimed critical praise for his performance in this movie, and the film was a huge hit. 42 was released in 2013 and is available on Prime and Blu-Ray.
Draft day is another sports drama which involves a fictional coach starring Kevin Costner in the lead. Boseman played Vontae Mack, a former linebacker of Ohio State University and a prospect of the upcoming draft class. Draft day came out in 2014 and is available on Netflix.
Get On Up
Get On Up is a biographical music drama about the singer James Brown. Boseman portrayed James brown. Boseman scored huge on critics with his performance as James Brown. It released in 2014 and is available on Netflix.
Gods of Egypt
It is a fantasy action film based on the deities of Egypt. Boseman played Thoth, The Egyptian God of wisdom. The movie hit the theatres in 2016 and is available on Netflix.
Captain America: Civil War
Boseman stepped into the Marvel Universe as Black Panther in Civil War, who is in pursuit of the villain who bombed his father. Civil War was released in 2016 and is available in Disney Hotstar and Netflix.
Message from the King
It is a revenge-action-thriller film starring Boseman in the lead role as Jacob King. Boseman was also the executive producer of this film. It was released in 2016 and is available on Netflix.
Black Panther/ Avengers: Infinity War/ Avengers: Endgame:
Boseman reprised his role as T’Chala in all these milestone movies of Marvel. Black Panther went on to be the first-ever movie made by Marvel with an all African-American cast. Black Panther was the first movie to win 3 Oscars in the Marvel cinematic universe. All the movies are available in Disney Hotstar.
21 Bridges is an action thriller starring Boseman as an NYPD detective. It was released in 2019 and is available on Netflix. Boseman also served as the producer in this movie.
Da 5 Bloods
Da 5 blood, is an American war drama starring Boseman, Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, Clarke Peters and more. The film released on June 12, 2020, and is available in Netflix.