Black Lives

A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun
PG
This lauded drama follows the Youngers, an African-American family living together in an apartment in Chicago. Following the death of...
Classics
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2008
PG
Lena Younger (Phylicia Rashad) receives a settlement from her husband's life insurance policy and then must decide what to do with the...
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
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
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
Brian's Song (2001)
Brian's Song (2001)
Brian's Song (2001)
2001
PG
Although they both play for the Chicago Bears, Brian Piccolo (Sean Maher) is white, a joker and mostly rides the bench while Gale Sayers...
Drama
Radio
Radio
Radio
2003
PG
In a racially divided town, coach Jones (Ed Harris) spots a mentally disabled African-American student named Radio (Cuba Gooding Jr.)...
Drama
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
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
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
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
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
2009
G
Inspired by his mother (Kimberly Elise) to never give up, Detroit native Ben Carson (Cuba Gooding Jr.) overcomes poverty and prejudice to...
Drama