100 Must-See African-American Films

Topping this list are Boyz N the Hood, Claudine, Love Jones, Precious, Set It Off, Foxy Brown, Stormy Weather, Eve's Bayou, Carmen Jones, Hoop Dreams, Shaft, Malcom X, The Color Purple, Lilies of the Field, City of God, What's Love Got to Do With It, and Coming to America.
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Boyz N the Hood (1991)
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Claudine (1974)
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Love Jones (1997)
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Precious (2009)
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Set It Off
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Foxy Brown (Film)
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Stormy Weather
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Eve's Bayou (1997)
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Carmen Jones (1954)
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Hoop Dreams (1994)
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Shaft (1971)
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Malcolm X (1992)
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13
The Color Purple (1985)
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Lilies of the Field (1963)
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City of God (2002)
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What's Love Got to Do With It (1993)
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Coming to America (1988)
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Cooley High (1975)
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Paris Is Burning (1990)
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Lean on Me (1989)
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Lady Sings the Blues
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Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
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New Jack City (1991)
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The Best Man (Movie)
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25
Pariah
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Lee Daniels' the Butler
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Sparkle
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Sankofa (1993)
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Waiting to Exhale (1995)
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Roots (TV Miniseries)
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Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
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Rosewood (1997)
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Sounder (2003)
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Cleopatra Jones (1973)
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The Long Walk Home (1990)
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Brown Sugar
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37
Women of Brewster Place
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Boomerang
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Penitentiary
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Do the Right Thing (1989)
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