"Best of" Lists
"Best of" lists
Great Movies with African American Characters
These memorable movies feature everything from Spike Lee's funny but powerful landmark film Do the Right Thing to the fierce call to action of Ava DuVernay's stirring documentary 13th. Kids and parents will find much to appreciate in these films that bring to life the experiences that have helped shaped the entire United States -- from the Civil War to civil rights. For more fantastic picks, check out our lists of Movies with Inspiring Black Girls and Women and TV Shows with Black Leads.