Popular movies starring Samuel L. Jackson include "Die Hard With a Vengeance," "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," "The Avengers," "Jurassic Park," "Jackie Brown," "Pulp Fiction," "Unbreakable," "Coach Carter" and "The Long Kiss Goodnight." The actor has appeared in dozens of movies in a variety of genres, but he leans towards action movies.
Samuel L. Jackson's collaborations with Quentin Tarantino are popular with both audiences and critics. He plays a variety of different characters in Tarantino movies, including a hit man in "Pulp Fiction" and an arms dealer in "Jackie Brown."
Jackson appears as Nick Fury in several different Marvel movies, including "The Avengers" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier." Although he plays a side character alongside superheroes such as Captain America, Iron Man, Thor and Black Widow, he is a strong supporting member of the cast.
In "Die Hard With a Vengeance," Jackson plays Zeus, John McClane's assistant. He adds a lot of humor to the movie, dishing out snide comments and curses.
The actor also reprised his role as Mace Windu in several "Star Wars" movies. He first appeared in "Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace" and continued the role through "Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith."
"Coach Carter" proves that Jackson is more than just an action star. The drama movie stars Jackson as a football coach who sees the importance of a good education.