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1. American Gangster (2007)

R | 157 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.8
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76 Metascore

An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin

Votes: 409,995 | Gross: $130.16M

2. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.5
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75 Metascore

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her ten-year-old son John from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 1,042,182 | Gross: $204.84M

3. Friday (1995)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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54 Metascore

It's Friday, and Craig and Smokey must come up with $200 they owe a local bully or there won't be a Saturday.

Director: F. Gary Gray | Stars: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Tom Lister Jr.

Votes: 106,943 | Gross: $27.47M

4. Lethal Weapon (1987)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.6
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68 Metascore

Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan

Votes: 247,954 | Gross: $65.21M

5. The Wonder Years (2021– )

TV-PG | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.6
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A man recalls his experiences growing up in Montgomery, Alabama during the late-1960s.

Stars: Elisha Williams, Dulé Hill, Saycon Sengbloh, Laura Kariuki

Votes: 2,376

6. Enemy of the State (1998)

R | 132 min | Action, Thriller

7.3
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67 Metascore

A lawyer becomes targeted by a corrupt politician and his N.S.A. goons when he accidentally receives key evidence to a politically motivated crime.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Will Smith, Gene Hackman, Jon Voight, Lisa Bonet

Votes: 236,103 | Gross: $111.55M

7. Black-ish (2014–2022)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.

Stars: Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Marcus Scribner, Miles Brown

Votes: 21,602

8. Bad Boys (1995)

R | 119 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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41 Metascore

Two hip detectives protect a witness to a murder while investigating a case of stolen heroin from the evidence storage room from their police precinct.

Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Lisa Boyle, Michael Taliferro

Votes: 252,860 | Gross: $65.81M

9. The Neighborhood (I) (2018– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.5
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A friendly guy from the Midwest tries to fit in in a tough L.A. neighborhood.

Stars: Cedric the Entertainer, Max Greenfield, Sheaun McKinney, Marcel Spears

Votes: 6,162

10. Empire (2015–2020)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Music

7.4
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A hip-hop mogul must choose a successor among his three sons who are battling for control over his multi-million dollar company, while his ex-wife schemes to reclaim what is hers.

Stars: Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Y. Gray

Votes: 38,572

11. Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

R | 127 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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37 Metascore

With personal crises and age weighing in on them, LAPD officers Riggs and Murtaugh must contend with deadly Chinese triads that are trying to free their former leaders out of prison and onto American soil.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

Votes: 158,676 | Gross: $130.44M

12. Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

R | 114 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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70 Metascore

Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Patsy Kensit

Votes: 169,385 | Gross: $147.25M

13. Menace II Society (1993)

R | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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76 Metascore

A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.

Directors: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes | Stars: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu, Toshi Toda

Votes: 55,735 | Gross: $27.90M

14. The Proud Family (2001–2005)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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Follow the adventures and misadventures of Penny Proud as she does her best to navigate through the early years of teend-dom.

Stars: Kyla Pratt, Tommy Davidson, Jo Marie Payton, Paula Jai Parker

Votes: 6,887

15. John Q (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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30 Metascore

John Quincy Archibald takes a hospital emergency room hostage when his insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, Gabriela Oltean, Kimberly Elise

Votes: 129,547 | Gross: $71.76M

16. Bad Boys II (2003)

R | 147 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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38 Metascore

Two loose-cannon narcotics cops investigate the flow of Ecstasy into Florida from a Cuban drug cartel.

Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Gabrielle Union, Jordi Mollà

Votes: 241,652 | Gross: $138.61M

17. Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.7
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40 Metascore

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh pursue a former LAPD officer who uses his knowledge of police procedure and policies to steal and sell confiscated guns and ammunition to local street gangs.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

Votes: 163,202 | Gross: $144.73M

18. K.C. Undercover (2015–2018)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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An outspoken and confident technology wiz and skilled black belt discovers that both her parents are spies and expect her to follow in their footsteps.

Stars: Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, Kamil McFadden, Trinitee

Votes: 4,277

19. Greenleaf (2016–2020)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

7.4
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The unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family and their sprawling Memphis megachurch, dark secrets and lies.

Stars: Merle Dandridge, Kim Hawthorne, Desiree Ross, Lamman Rucker

Votes: 4,885

20. Almost Christmas (2016)

PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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55 Metascore

A dysfunctional family gathers together for their first Christmas since their mom died.

Director: David E. Talbert | Stars: Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Danny Glover, Mo'Nique

Votes: 6,500 | Gross: $41.72M

21. What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)

R | 118 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.3
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76 Metascore

The story of singer Tina Turner's rise to stardom and how she gained the courage to break free from her abusive husband, Ike Turner.

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, RaéVen Kelly, Virginia Capers

Votes: 20,072 | Gross: $39.10M

22. Holiday Rush (2019)

TV-PG | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.9
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After his sudden firing, a popular radio DJ moves in with his aunt, bringing along his four spoiled children, and a plan to return to the airwaves.

Director: Leslie Small | Stars: Romany Malco, Sonequa Martin-Green, Darlene Love, Amarr

Votes: 2,456

23. House of Payne (2006– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

3.6
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A multi-generational family lives together under one roof.

Stars: Cassi Davis, LaVan Davis, Allen Payne, Lance Gross

Votes: 5,980

24. The Strange Thing About the Johnsons (2011)

28 min | Short, Drama, Horror

7.2
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A dark domestic horror drama about the ties that bind and the ties that really bind.

Director: Ari Aster | Stars: Billy Mayo, Brandon Greenhouse, Angela Bullock, Danièle Watts

Votes: 4,726

25. Gullah, Gullah Island (1994–1998)

TV-Y | 20 min | Family, Musical

7.3
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The series follow an African-American family on Gullah Gullah Island learning about life along with their friends, neighbors and their pet pollywog named Binya Binya.

Stars: Vanessa Baden, Ron Daise, Natalie Daise, James Edward Coleman II

Votes: 1,138

26. The Proud Family Movie (2005 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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Penny and her family are lured on an all expenses paid vacation where a mad scientist captures them, refusing to let them go because Oscar won't reveal his on of his secret Proud Snacks formulas.

Director: Bruce W. Smith | Stars: Kyla Pratt, Tommy Davidson, Paula Jai Parker, Jo Marie Payton

Votes: 1,634

27. My Brother and Me (1994–1995)

TV-Y | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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Alfie and Dee-Dee experience how life affects them with different aspects each day, such as learning life lessons.

Stars: Arthur Reggie III, Ralph Woolfolk IV, Jimmy Lee Newman, Aisling Sistrunk

Votes: 883

28. Peeples (2013)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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52 Metascore

Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace's hand in marriage.

Director: Tina Gordon | Stars: Craig Robinson, Kerry Washington, David Alan Grier, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 4,807 | Gross: $9.12M

29. Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None (2000 TV Movie)

TV-Y7 | 69 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.7
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The Rockmores set out on a family road trip with an uninvited Kel stashed in the trunk. While camping out in the woods, Kenan has a scary encounter with a mysterious, shadowy figure...

Director: Michael Grossman | Stars: Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchell, Ken Foree, Teal Marchande

Votes: 982

30. All the Dead Ones (2020)

120 min | Drama, History

5.8
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48 Metascore

1899. The fates of the women in two families become entangled when the Soareses, former land and slave owners, request help from Iná, a woman of African descent they once dismissed due to religious differences.

Directors: Marco Dutra, Caetano Gotardo | Stars: Mawusi Tulani, Clarissa Kiste, Carolina Bianchi, Thaia Perez

Votes: 402

31. Pretty Hattie's Baby (1991)

Biography, Drama | Announced

6.5
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An unreleased film about a white girl adopted by a black family in 1950s Nevada. Based on the early life of Fauna Hodel whose grandfather is prime suspect in the Black Dahlia murder case.

Director: Ivan Passer | Stars: Alfre Woodard, Charles S. Dutton, Jill Clayburgh, Bobby Hosea

Votes: 55

32. Friday: The Animated Series (2007)

Animation, Comedy

6.2
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Dynamic duo Craig and Smokey are struggling to survive life in South Central L.A., dealing with family, friends and enemies.

Stars: Phil LaMarr, Khary Payton, John DiMaggio, Cree Summer

Votes: 139

33. Resting Place (1986 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Drama

6.4
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The mysterious death of an army officer comes under investigation by Major Kendall Laird as the young soldier's parents seek an honorable burial place, out of respect for their son. The ... See full summary »

Director: John Korty | Stars: John Lithgow, Richard Bradford, Morgan Freeman, G.D. Spradlin

Votes: 546

34. The Engagement: My Phamily BBQ 2 (2006)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy

5.5
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David (Andy Gershenzon) is a young man who brings his fiancée Mia (Tenique Mathieu) to an engagement party at his conservative Jewish parents house where they are shocked to see that Mia ... See full summary »

Director: Ytasha Womack | Stars: Andy Gershenzon, Tenique Mathieu, Nancy Baird, Dan Flannery

Votes: 63

35. The Old South (1940)

11 min | Documentary, Short, History

5.8
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Chronicle of the importance of cotton to the economy and culture of the American South.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: George Lynn, Frank Whitbeck

Votes: 145

36. How to Love A Sista

Documentary | Completed

Within the African American community there is a definite and noticeable lack of strong, faithful, happy, long-term relationships that has left an incredulous impact on our community. ... See full summary »

Director: Reginald L. Moser | Stars: Brittney Q. Hill, Wardell Richardson, Sheena Maria Simpson, Boris 'Bluz' Rogers

37. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)
Episode: Bang the Drum, Ashley (1990)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

7.6
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After Ashley reveals to him that she does not enjoy playing the violin he takes her to and trades her violin in for a drum set. Then reveals that he has already hired Ashley a teacher. Jazz.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 1,072

38. Murder Book (2014– )
Episode: Hiding in the Shadows (2014)

TV-14 | 44 min | Documentary, Crime

8.4
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While the rest of his family sleeps, a young man (Andrew 'Melvin' Weathers ) is viciously stabbed and killed in his own bedroom. The murderer slips out of the house and into the night - ... See full summary »

Director: John Tindall | Stars: Geoff Pierson, Kevin L. Walker, James Francisco, Melissa Kountz

Votes: 23

39. Party Down (2009–2010)
Episode: James Ellison Funeral (2010)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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The funeral of a patriarch goes awry when the deceased's mistress arrives to pay her last repects. Kyle is mesmerized by the possibility of learning the blues from a real bluesman.

Director: Fred Savage | Stars: Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Megan Mullally, Ryan Hansen

Votes: 325

40. Mannix (1967–1975)
Episode: Medal for a Hero (1970)

TV-PG | 52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Mannix investigates when police uncover evidence that suggest Peggy's police husband killed while stopping a burglary, was actually an accomplice.

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: Mike Connors, Gail Fisher, Frank Marth, Jack Ging

Votes: 98

41. Highway to Heaven (1984–1989)
Episode: Popcorn, Peanuts and CrackerJacks (1985)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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Jonathan and Mark have to try and help a team that can never seem to win a single game and give a former baseball star the glory he once knew some 40 years ago.

Director: Michael Landon | Stars: Michael Landon, Victor French, Moses Gunn, Lynn Hamilton

Votes: 93

42. Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal (2008– )
Episode: The Demon House (2008)

TV-14 | 44 min | Documentary, Reality-TV

7.0
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Hailey (12) and Alexa (14) face their fears concerning dark spirits. They are taken to Alex's abandoned home to face a demonic spirit with demonologists Roberts and Isbell and psychic ... See full summary »

Director: Lisa Miller | Stars: Chip Coffey, Linda Isbell, Lisa Miller, Beth Roberts

Votes: 12

43. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)
Episode: The Fresh Prince Project (1990)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.0
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A streetwise teenager is sent by his mother to live with wealthy relatives in an upper-class California neighborhood, where he must adjust to a new lifestyle.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 1,360



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