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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!

'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.

'Tickets Out': Street Sports Drama

Movies in the vein of 'Hardball', focusing on disadvantaged urban youths for whom sports are a way out..if they choose to take it. Check out 'Above the Rim' for a fantastic basketball based drama starring none other than Tupac!

'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.

'Movies Like Hoosiers': Best Basketball Movies

From surprisingly good RomCom 'Love & Basketball' to uplifting underdog tale 'Hoosiers', this collection of basketball based movies is sure to please true fans.

Classic African-American Drama Movies

These movies detail African-Americans characters struggling for acceptance in their own country.

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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