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Baadasssss!
7.3

Baadasssss!

May. 28, 2004

Baadasssss!

Director Mario Van Peebles chronicles the complicated production of his father Melvin’s classic 1971 film, “Sweet Sweetback’s ...
Deacons for Defense
7

Deacons for Defense

Jan. 01, 2003

Deacons for Defense

Inspired by a true story, this drama is set in 1965, not long after passage of the Civil Rights Act. Despite the Act, the African-American ...
Bubba Ho-tep
7

Bubba Ho-tep

Jun. 09, 2002

Bubba Ho-tep

Bubba Ho-tep tells the “true” story of what really did become of Elvis Presley. We find Elvis as an elderly resident in an East Texas ...
Feast of All Saints
6.7

Feast of All Saints

Nov. 11, 2001

Feast of All Saints

Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class ...
Dinosaur
6.5

Dinosaur

May. 19, 2000

Dinosaur

An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Doctor Dolittle
5.4

Doctor Dolittle

Jun. 26, 1998

Doctor Dolittle

A successful physician and devoted family man, John Dolittle seems to have the world by the tail, until a long suppressed talent he possessed as ...
Miss Evers’ Boys
7.2

Miss Evers’ Boys

Feb. 22, 1997

Miss Evers’ Boys

The true story of the US Government’s 1932 Tuskeegee Syphilis Experiments, in which a group of black test subjects were allowed to die, ...
I’m Not Rappaport
6.5

I’m Not Rappaport

Dec. 24, 1996

I’m Not Rappaport

Old Nat Moyer is a talker, a philosopher, and a troublemaker with a fanciful imagination. His companion is Midge Carter, who is half-blind, but ...
Grumpy Old Men
7

Grumpy Old Men

Dec. 25, 1993

Grumpy Old Men

For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves ...
Gladiator
6.5

Gladiator

Mar. 06, 1992

Gladiator

Tommy Riley has moved with his dad to Chicago from a ‘nice place’. He keeps to himself, goes to school. However, after a street fight ...
Joe Versus the Volcano
5.9

Joe Versus the Volcano

Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his co-worker out on a date, and ...
Do the Right Thing
8

Do the Right Thing

Jun. 14, 1989

Do the Right Thing

Salvatore “Sal” Fragione is the Italian owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn. A neighborhood local, Buggin’ Out, becomes upset when ...
School Daze
6

School Daze

Feb. 12, 1988

School Daze

Fraternity and sorority members clash with other students at a historically black college during homecoming weekend.
Avenging Angel
4.9

Avenging Angel

Jan. 11, 1985

Avenging Angel

Molly, former baby prostitute “Angel” from Sunset Boulevard, has managed to leave her street life with help of Lt. Andrews. She ...
Let’s Do It Again
6.9

Let’s Do It Again

Oct. 11, 1975

Let’s Do It Again

Clyde Williams and Billy Foster are a couple of blue-collar workers in Atlanta who have promised to raise funds for their fraternal order, the ...
Sam Whiskey
5.9

Sam Whiskey

Apr. 01, 1969

Sam Whiskey

Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which ...
The Scalphunters
6.8

The Scalphunters

Feb. 29, 1968

The Scalphunters

Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his ...
The Hill
7.9

The Hill

Jun. 17, 1965

The Hill

North Africa, World War II. British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up a brutal incline. It’s not a ...