Black Excellence

Peeples
Peeples
Peeples
2013
PG
Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace's hand in marriage.
Rom-Com
Daddy Day Care
Daddy Day Care
Daddy Day Care
2003
PG
While his wife, Kim (Regina King), brings home the bacon, unemployed Charlie (Eddie Murphy) spends his days caring for the couple's young...
Comedy
More Than a Game
More Than a Game
More Than a Game
2008
PG
Filmmaker Kristopher Belman chronicles the early career of basketball superstar LeBron James. James and four other talented teammates...
Documentary
Lockdown (2003)
Lockdown (2003)
Lockdown (2003)
2003
18+
Avery (Richard T. Jones) has finally gotten his life back on track. A competitive swimmer, he had to drop out of college to support his...
Action
Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys
Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys
Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys
2008
14+
Despite their differences in social class, Charlotte (Kathy Bates) and Alice (Alfre Woodard) are good friends for many years. Then...
Comedy
Baby Boy
Baby Boy
Baby Boy
2001
18+
The story of Jody (Tyrese Gibson), a misguided, 20-year-old African-American who is really just a baby boy finally forced-kicking and...
Drama
School Daze
School Daze
School Daze
1988
18+
At historically black Mission College, the activist-minded Dap (Larry Fishburne) immerses himself in a world of political rhetoric and...
Comedy
Why Did I Get Married?
Why Did I Get Married?
Why Did I Get Married?
14+
Eight married friends take their annual reunion vacation in the Colorado mountains. Revelations of infidelity involving one pair shatter...
Drama
Madea's Witness Protection
Madea's Witness Protection
Madea's Witness Protection
2012
14+
A Wall Street investment banker is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea's southern home.
ComedyCrimeDrama
Willie
Willie
Willie
G
Willie O'Ree changed hockey forever on Jan. 18, 1958. A descendant of escaped slaves, he became the first black player to skate in the NHL.
Documentary
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
2002
PG
Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists.
Documentary
Black Dynamite
Black Dynamite
Black Dynamite
2009
14+
After "The Man" kills his brother and poisons the neighbourhood with tainted liquor, a kung fu fighter (Michael Jai White) wages a war...
Comedy
To Sleep With Anger
To Sleep With Anger
To Sleep With Anger
1990
PG
Vagabond Harry (Danny Glover) pays an unexpected visit to his old chum Gideon (Paul Butler), who accepts the aimless man into his home...
Drama
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
2007
14+
Monty (Idris Elba), a mechanic, struggles to make ends meet and raise his three young daughters alone. When his drug-dealing ex-wife wins...
Drama
Jumping the Broom
Jumping the Broom
Jumping the Broom
2011
PG
Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.
Rom-Com
First Sunday
First Sunday
First Sunday
2008
14+
Petty thieves Durell (Ice Cube) and LeeJohn (Tracy Morgan) face a big problem: The two must come up with $17,000 in one week, or Durell...
Comedy
Boyz N the Hood
Boyz N the Hood
Boyz N the Hood
14+
The lives of three young males living in Crenshaw, LA, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence and future prospects.
Drama
Kevin Hart - Seriously Funny
Kevin Hart - Seriously Funny
Kevin Hart - Seriously Funny
14+
Seriously Funny features Kevin Hart performing in front of a sold out crowd at the Allen Theater where he delivers his hilarious and...
Comedy
Not Easily Broken
Not Easily Broken
Not Easily Broken
2009
14+
Dave Johnson (Morris Chestnut) and his wife, Clarice (Taraji P. Henson), appear to have it all, but she has ignored his needs while she...
Drama
Think Like a Man
Think Like a Man
Think Like a Man
2012
PG
Let the mind games begin.
RomanceComedy
Think Like a Man Too
Think Like a Man Too
Think Like a Man Too
2014
14+
All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans go awry when they get into situations that threaten to derail the big event.
RomanceComedy
Two Can Play That Game
Two Can Play That Game
Two Can Play That Game
2001
18+
When it comes to matters of the heart, keeping her man happy and committed is all in a day's work for Shanté Smith (Vivica A. Fox)...
Comedy
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
18+
Although Jo Jo Dancer (Richard Pryor) has achieved success as a stand-up comedian, he hasn't found happiness. After receiving severe...
Drama
Devil in a Blue Dress
Devil in a Blue Dress
Devil in a Blue Dress
1995
18+
In late 1940s Los Angeles, Easy Rawlins (Denzel Washington) is an unemployed black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a bar...
Drama
The Brothers
The Brothers
The Brothers
2001
14+
Follows the hilarious path of four African-American men as they take on love, sex, friendship and two of life's most terrifying prospects...
Drama
Higher Learning
Higher Learning
Higher Learning
1995
18+
In John Singleton's portrait of college life, people from all different walks of life encounter racial tension, rape and responsibility.
Drama
You Got Served
You Got Served
You Got Served
2004
PG
Two friends enter a dance competition to achieve a dream of opening a recording studio.
MusicDrama
Ali
Ali
Ali
2001
14+
With wit and athletic genius, with defiant rage and inner grace, Muhammad Ali forever changed the American landscape. Fighting all comers...
Biography
To Sir, With Love
To Sir, With Love
To Sir, With Love
1967
PG
American Mark Thackeray (Sidney Poitier) recently received his degree in engineering, but cannot find work. To make ends meet, he takes a...
Classics
To Sir, With Love II
To Sir, With Love II
To Sir, With Love II
1996
PG
A widowed London teacher (Sidney Poitier) retires to Chicago, where he teaches a class of toughs and hopes to locate a past love.
Drama