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'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!

'No Mines for Me!': Working Class Escapes

This collection chronicles the indomitable will of working class lads and lasses as they seek greener pastures. Their escape takes many forms - dance, sports, even rocketry.

'Cat's in the Cradle': Getting Along with Mom and Dad

Oooh, reunited and it doesn't feel so good. Observe as these estranged parents attempt reconciliation with some seriously skeptical children. Make sure to check out 'Last Ride', for a hidden Australian gem!

Great Modern African-American Drama

We've seen a slew of fantastic African-American dramas in recent years, including '12 Years a Slave', 'Selma', and 'The Butler'. Enjoy this list of the greatest black masterpieces from 2000 onwards.

Denzel Drama

Denzel Washington's dramatic roles are typically of the criminal variety, but he has also proven himself a capable lead away from cops and robbers roles in movies like 'Flight', 'Remember the Titans', and 'John Q'. Regardless of plot, there isn't a bad choice to be found on this list - so pick a flick and get Denzel Watching-Them!

2017 Oscar Nominations

Who's going to win it this year? Make your opinion at least semi-informed with this list of all the 2017 Best Picture nominations, including everything from Texas Noir 'Hell or High Water' to Hollywood toe-tapper 'La La Land'.

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