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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)
Boyz N the Hood (1991)
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Claudine (1974)
Claudine (1974)
3
Love Jones (1997)
Love Jones (1997)
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Precious (2009)
Precious (2009)
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Set It Off
Set It Off
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Foxy Brown (Film)
Foxy Brown (Film)
7
Stormy Weather
Stormy Weather
8
Eve's Bayou (1997)
Eve's Bayou (1997)
9
Carmen Jones (1954)
Carmen Jones (1954)
10
Hoop Dreams (1994)
Hoop Dreams (1994)
11
Shaft (1971)
Shaft (1971)
12
Malcolm X (1992)
Malcolm X (1992)
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13
The Color Purple (1985)
The Color Purple (1985)
14
Lilies of the Field (1963)
Lilies of the Field (1963)
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City of God (2002)
City of God (2002)
16
What's Love Got to Do With It (1993)
What's Love Got to Do With It (1993)
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Coming to America (1988)
Coming to America (1988)
18
Cooley High (1975)
Cooley High (1975)
19
Paris Is Burning (1990)
Paris Is Burning (1990)
20
Lean on Me (1989)
Lean on Me (1989)
21
Lady Sings the Blues
Lady Sings the Blues
22
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
23
New Jack City (1991)
New Jack City (1991)
24
The Best Man (Movie)
The Best Man (Movie)
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25
Pariah
Pariah
26
Lee Daniels' the Butler
Lee Daniels' the Butler
27
Sparkle
Sparkle
28
Sankofa (1993)
Sankofa (1993)
29
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
30
Roots (TV Miniseries)
Roots (TV Miniseries)
31
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
32
Rosewood (1997)
Rosewood (1997)
33
Sounder (2003)
Sounder (2003)
34
Cleopatra Jones (1973)
Cleopatra Jones (1973)
35
The Long Walk Home (1990)
The Long Walk Home (1990)
36
Brown Sugar
Brown Sugar
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37
Women of Brewster Place
Women of Brewster Place
38
Boomerang
Boomerang
39
Penitentiary
Penitentiary
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Do the Right Thing (1989)
Do the Right Thing (1989)
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