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'Movies Like Blue Streak': Best Black 90s Movies

A truly eclectic bunch of movies that attempts to portray the African-American experience from different angles.

'Movies Like Precious': Black Coming-of-Age Cinema

A list of movies following African-American youths as they come of age in an intolerant world, including such modern classic as 'Pariah' and 'Precious'. Also check out 'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete' for a relatively unknown hidden-gem!

'Do the Right Thing, and Watch': Coming Up in NYC

These movies examine the experience of growing up in NYC, from Brooklyn to the Bronx; while the list is mostly Spike Lee, a few other directors do manage to get a word in edgeways. Check out 'The Wackness' for a worrying portrait of Josh, removed from the stabilizing presence of Drake.

Spike Lee Movies

Two time Academy Award winner Spike Lee uses his films to explore race relations, urban poverty, and other political hot topics. Make sure to check out 'Bamboozled', 'Do the Right Thing', and 'Jungle Fever'!

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