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African-American Films: Some Of The Best

David Alston
 
To Sleep with Anger [Region 2]
To Sleep with Anger [Region 2]
"Among the best of Charles Burnett's hard-to-find masterpieces..."
Eve's Bayou
Eve's Bayou
"A great Southern gothic..."
Do the Right Thing: The (The Criterion Collection)
Do the Right Thing: The (The Criterion Collection)
"Spike Lee's great, ambitious breakthrough..."
Cooley High
Cooley High
"Influential low-budget dramedy from 1975 - smart, fun, and a blueprint for 'Boyz In The Hood'..."
Crooklyn
Crooklyn
"Rich and well-made comedy from Spike Lee; great soundtrack almost makes this work like a musical..."
George Washington (The Criterion Collection)
George Washington (The Criterion Collection)
"Arty, minimalistic and sweet-natured look into the imagination of a child in a Southern city..."
Passion Fish
Passion Fish
"Tightly scripted character drama from John Sayles, slow in tempo but featuring razor-sharp dialogue..."
Blue Collar
Blue Collar
"Schrader's directorial debut; with great, tense dramatic performances from Pryor, Keitel and Kotto..."
The Brother From Another Planet
The Brother From Another Planet
"John Sayles' great sci-fi meditation on assimilation, integration and identity..."
Antwone Fisher (Widescreen Edition)
Antwone Fisher (Widescreen Edition)
"Tense autobiographical drama very well-told..."
Mississippi Masala
Mississippi Masala
"Mira Nair's sweet 2nd feature - a culture-clash romance between an African-American man and an Indian/Asian woman in Mississippi..."
Brother to Brother
Brother to Brother
"Ambitious independent glimpse into African-American gay history, and the Harlem renaissance..."
Afro Punk
Afro Punk
"Top-notch documentary about overlooked African-American involvement in punk & underground musical movements..."
Malcolm X (Two-Disc Special Edition)
Malcolm X (Two-Disc Special Edition)
"Majestic, epic-length bio pic exploring the life and ideas of Malcom X..."
Wattstax (30th Anniversary Special Edition)
Wattstax (30th Anniversary Special Edition)
"Great rediscovered film of a legendary soul concert, with Richard Pryor commentary..."
Uptown Saturday Night
Uptown Saturday Night
"All-star cast (Cosby, Potier, Pryor, Flip Wilson) illuminate a classic caper comedy..."
Friday (New Line Platinum Series)
Friday (New Line Platinum Series)
"Breezy slice-of-life comedy...and a very welcome detour away from grim 90s gangsta flicks..."
Bamboozled
Bamboozled
"Spike Lee's very ruthless (& funny)  satire of television, hip hop, white audiences, black audiences, the media as an industry, and much more..."
Wild Style
Wild Style
"Essential docudrama documenting the early 80s emergence of hip-hop style and culture."
Stormy Weather
Stormy Weather
"Classic musical, with amazing performances from Cab Calloway and Lena Horne..."