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Topic: Movies with a majority black cast
Posted By: f8dagrate
Subject: Movies with a majority black cast
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:20am
Next week I will be hanging out with my friend next week.. and I haven't see a lot of movies with  a majority black cast. We grew up watching the ten commandmentsCry


N e who.. all i can think of is watching New Jack city, nothing else comes to mind..

Hmm movies I have watched: Menace 2 society, best man, color purple, coming to america, love jones, love and basketball, waiting to exhale, Meteor man, The last dragon, and some others.. ..

name as many as u can plzSmile


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Posted By: ms_wonderland
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:23am
Tales from da hood.


Posted By: Babydoll9163
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:24am
Love and Basketball
Coach Carter
Barbershop
Losing Isaiah
Color Purple
Johnson Family Vacation
Anything Tyler Perry



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Posted By: lovelife
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:26am
what kind of movie though?
dream girls
american gangster
in too deep
baby boy
car wash
anything that they play on bet lmao


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Posted By: ms_wonderland
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:29am
Watch house party 1,2, and 3 then round it out with bebes kids!


Posted By: Babydoll9163
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:31am
If you want a throwback, Crooklyn used to be my ish.

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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:32am
Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

If you want a throwback, Crooklyn used to be my ish.



that sounds good. thanks yall keep'em coming im a keep this thread book markedClap


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:33am
[QUOTE=ms_wonderland]Tales from da hood.[/QUOTE]


girl that movie scared the beejebus out of meLOL


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:34am
Originally posted by lovelife lovelife wrote:

what kind of movie though?
dream girls
american gangster
in too deep
baby boy
car wash
anything that they play on bet lmao



watch those in bold... will try to watch american gangster... is denzel in that?


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:36am
Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:

Watch house party 1,2, and 3 then round it out with bebes kids!


thanx girl i think i watched the first two.. but girl bebes kids is just terrible if u rewatch it while ur olderLOL


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Posted By: BBpants
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:36am
Juice
Poetic Justice
Jungle Fever
Lean On Me
School Daze
Malcom X
Crooklyn
Girl 6

Just watch Spike Lee movies LOL


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:37am
Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

Love and Basketball
Coach Carter
Barbershop
Losing Isaiah
Color Purple
Johnson Family Vacation
Anything Tyler Perry


yess i want to watch Losing Isaiah, i think halle is in that..


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Posted By: niecy
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:38am
Originally posted by f8dagrate f8dagrate wrote:

Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

Love and Basketball
Coach Carter
Barbershop
Losing Isaiah
Color Purple
Johnson Family Vacation
Anything Tyler Perry


yess i want to watch Losing Isaiah, i think halle is in that..

She is and it's a good behind movie. Have you seen Boyz N the Hood?


Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:39am
Originally posted by BBpants BBpants wrote:

Juice
Poetic Justice
Jungle Fever
Lean On Me
School Daze  still haven't finshed watching this yet
Malcom X
Crooklyn
Girl 6???? sound real interesting... thx

Just watch Spike Lee movies LOL


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:40am
Originally posted by niecy niecy wrote:

Originally posted by f8dagrate f8dagrate wrote:

Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

Love and Basketball
Coach Carter
Barbershop
Losing Isaiah
Color Purple
Johnson Family Vacation
Anything Tyler Perry


yess i want to watch Losing Isaiah, i think halle is in that..

She is and it's a good behind movie. Have you seen Boyz N the Hood?


yupApprove.. and i know .. the boy who said.. " yall wanna see a dead body"LOL


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Posted By: Random Thoughts
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:42am
Some of my favorites

Crooklyn


Soul Food


City of God


Hustle and Flow


Lean on Me


White Men Can't Jump


Life


Thin Line Between love and Hate


Paid In Full



Just Another Girl On the IRT


Set It Off





Posted By: MizzAmirah
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:42am
Aki and Popo
BeyonceDead
Any movie in a store that also sells crayfish. Star


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Posted By: ms_wonderland
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:42am
F8. How old are you


Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:47am
Originally posted by MizzAmirah MizzAmirah wrote:

Aki and Popo
BeyonceDead
Any movie in a store that also sells crayfish. Star



u have been thanked.. and i can't stand u by the wayLOLLOL


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:48am
Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:

F8. How old are you



YGeek


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Posted By: ms_wonderland
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:50am
Originally posted by f8dagrate f8dagrate wrote:


Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:

F8. How old are you



YGeek


Just curious...no shade. Want to know whichever movies may interest you.


Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:53am
Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:

Originally posted by f8dagrate f8dagrate wrote:


Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:

F8. How old are you



YGeek


Just curious...no shade. Want to know whichever movies may interest you.


anything.. boo i will even watch blackexplotaion moviesLOL


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Posted By: MizzAmirah
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:56am
Originally posted by f8dagrate f8dagrate wrote:

Originally posted by MizzAmirah MizzAmirah wrote:

Aki and Popo
BeyonceDead
Any movie in a store that also sells crayfish. Star



u have been thanked.. and i can't stand u by the wayLOLLOL


LOLLOLLOL

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Posted By: wanderlust87
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:14am
00s
Akeela & the Bee  (excellent)
Mr 3000 (Bernie Mac -loved this)

From the 80s
Women of Brewster Place
Stomping at the Savoy
A Solider's Story
Ragtime (excellent dramatic- that is never mentioned)
Lean on Me
Original movie version of for Colored Girls (Lynn Whitfield & others 1982)
70s
Magohany 
Lady Sings the Blues   (depressing)
Wiz

60s
In the Heat of Night (sidney poitier - lead/cast not all black due to topic of racism)

50s
Carmen Jones (dorothy Dandridge & Harry Belafonte) musical/mediocre 


Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:17am
Originally posted by wanderlust87 wanderlust87 wrote:

00s
Akeela & the Bee  (excellent)
Mr 3000 (Bernie Mac -loved this)

From the 80s
Women of Brewster Place
Stomping at the Savoy
A Solider's Story
Ragtime (excellent dramatic- that is never mentioned)
Lean on Me
Original movie version of for Colored Girls (Lynn Whitfield & others 1982)
70s
Magohany 
Lady Sings the Blues   (depressing)
Wiz

60s
In the Heat of Night (sidney poitier - lead/cast not all black due to topic of racism)

50s
Carmen Jones (dorothy Dandridge & Harry Belafonte) musical/mediocre 


wow haven't watched most of these thxClap


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Posted By: wanderlust87
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:19am
Are you female?  I didn't list a couple of  good made for TV "chick" flicks


Posted By: niecy
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:21am
*bookmarks thread for future reference*


Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:21am
Originally posted by wanderlust87 wanderlust87 wrote:

Are you female?  I didn't list a couple of a good for TV "chick" flicks


yes. .and i will watch a variety of movies


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Posted By: Sang Froid
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:21am
There's a website that lists every nigguh movie ever made. 

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Posted By: niecy
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:27am
Originally posted by Sang Froid Sang Froid wrote:

There's a website that lists every nigguh movie ever made. 

http://blackclassicmovies.com ?


Posted By: wanderlust87
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:35am
Biopics/Historical/Docudramas/documentaries

Tuskegee Airman HBO version (Lawrence Fishburne in it)
Miss Evers Boys HBO version ("hollywoodized"/watered telling of awful experiments)
Dorothy dandridge HBO
Josephine Baker HBO 
Antwone Fisher
Ray
Roots
Malcolm X (already mentioned)
4 Little Girls (Spike's best work-documentary)
When the Levees Broke
Du Sable to Obama's Chicago's Black Metropolis PBS (fantastic & unfortunately didn't see it all)
Freedom Fighters (PBS-excellent)


Posted By: wanderlust87
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:38am
90s
Down in the Delta undefined
Funny Valentines undefined





Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:17am
Originally posted by wanderlust87 wanderlust87 wrote:

Biopics/Historical/Docudramas/documentaries

Tuskegee Airman HBO version (Lawrence Fishburne in it)
Miss Evers Boys HBO version ("hollywoodized"/watered telling of awful experiments)
Dorothy dandridge HBO
Josephine Baker HBO  i love her. .will watch
Antwone Fisher
Ray
Roots
Malcolm X (already mentioned)
4 Little Girls (Spike's best work-documentary)
When the Levees Broke? sounds interesting
Du Sable to Obama's Chicago's Black Metropolis PBS (fantastic & unfortunately didn't see it all)
Freedom Fighters (PBS-excellent) loved this


thank u soooo much all the bold i have seen.. except the ones in bold color


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Posted By: wanderlust87
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:28am
When Levees Broke is HBO - Spike's doc on Hurricane Katrina.  I didn't see all of it.

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Relationships/Struggles
A Raisin in the Sun (Black & white but worth the watch Sidney Poitier)
Cooley High
Claudine  (theme song is one of Gladys Knight's best)
Sparkle Original Version (excellent soundtrack)
Little John (tv movie)
Brown Sugar 
Not Easily Broken
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Pursuit of Happiness
Seven Pounds


Posted By: Im_oh_so_hott
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 8:17am
Eve's Bayou
Crooklyn ... i know it was mentioned but it's one of my favorites.
Roots
Ghosts of Mississippi ... cast is mixed.


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Posted By: Addicted19034
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 9:58am
Motives
Motives 2
Trois
Trois 2: Pandora's box


Posted By: mzmee
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 10:37am
Harlem Nights
All the "Fridays"
Barbershop
Dreamgirls


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Posted By: YoursTruly
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 12:39pm
Anything Tyler Perry...DeadLOL


Posted By: Prazol60
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 12:44pm
Oh goodness when I first saw Josephine Baker bio on HBO I loved it. I watched each and every time it came on. It was sooo good.


Posted By: ms_wonderland
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 12:45pm
Originally posted by Addicted19034 Addicted19034 wrote:

Motives
Motives 2
Trois
Trois 2: Pandora's box

lmao


Posted By: James Avery
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 12:48pm
coming to america
im gonna git you sucka
the last dragon
the wash


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Posted By: lovelife
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 12:58pm
the wood
low down dirty shame
inkwell
baps


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Posted By: yaya24
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 1:08pm
Belly
Deliver us from Eva
Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Cadillac Records
The Temptations
A Raisin in the Sun
Ray
American Gangster



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Posted By: Addicted19034
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:06pm
Originally posted by ms_wonderland ms_wonderland wrote:


Originally posted by Addicted19034 Addicted19034 wrote:

Motives
Motives 2
Trois
Trois 2: Pandora's box


lmao


They sure were and I loved every minute of it


Posted By: Babydoll9163
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:22pm
A Piece of the Action with Bill Cosby and Sidney Portier is a classic! One of my faves.
They did another movie together that I can't think of the name of right now.


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Posted By: Naturalchick30
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:25pm
Cornbread, Earl and Me
What's Love Got to do with it
Coming to America
Daddy's Little Girls
Love Jones
Love and Basketball
Friday
ATL
Harlem Nights
Something New
 


Posted By: NadiaPost
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 2:37pm
roots,
colie high
jasons lyric and Jasons butt hairs were black so those hairs can count as 55 people imo


Posted By: Y.Gun
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:05pm
set it off
watching it right now!Tongue


Posted By: Bored w/Out Me?
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:12pm
Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

If you want a throwback, Crooklyn used to be my ish.





Crooklyn was too sad


Posted By: rsslove
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:31pm
Originally posted by wanderlust87 wanderlust87 wrote:

00s
Akeela & the Bee  (excellent)
Mr 3000 (Bernie Mac -loved this)

From the 80s
Women of Brewster Place
Stomping at the Savoy
A Solider's Story
Ragtime (excellent dramatic- that is never mentioned)
Lean on Me
Original movie version of for Colored Girls (Lynn Whitfield & others 1982)
70s
Magohany 
Lady Sings the Blues   (depressing)
Wiz

60s
In the Heat of Night (sidney poitier - lead/cast not all black due to topic of racism)

50s
Carmen Jones (dorothy Dandridge & Harry Belafonte) musical/mediocre 
 
Great list!!! I'd like to add one:
 
40s 
"Cabin In the Sky"  Ethel Waters, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Lena Horne and more (an ALL black cast!)


Posted By: atexaschick
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:42pm
How stella got her groove back
Jason's Lyric


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Posted By: Im_oh_so_hott
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 3:47pm
The Five Heartbeats

The Jacksons: An American Dream

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Posted By: teendiva
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 4:52pm
Seventeen Again
Cool Runnings
Nutty Professor
Boys N Da Hood
Drumline
Stomp the Yard
You got Served
How She Move
Think like a Man
Roll Bounce

Do I win?

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Posted By: JasonWllms55
Date Posted: Dec 23 2012 at 7:53pm
there is terrific acting in the "Booty Talk" series LOL

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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 24 2012 at 12:32am
Originally posted by lovelife lovelife wrote:

the wood
low down dirty shame
inkwell?? never heard of this one before. .
baps


thanks i have watched the rest.. but i need to rewatch low downLOL


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 24 2012 at 12:34am
Originally posted by Babydoll9163 Babydoll9163 wrote:

A Piece of the Action with Bill Cosby and Sidney Portier is a classic! One of my faves.
They did another movie together that I can't think of the name of right now.


sounds good will try to watch. .bill was handsome back in the dayEmbarrassed


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Posted By: f8dagrate
Date Posted: Dec 24 2012 at 12:37am
thanks everyone.. i tried to reply to those that mentioned movies that i haven't seen

thanks againHug


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