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How Many Of These Classic Black Movies Have You Seen?

There are a whole lot more than Friday and The Color Purple.

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  1. New Line Cinema
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    Micheaux Book & Film Company
    Within Our Gates (1920)
    Micheaux Book & Film Company
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    Micheaux Film Corporation
    Body and Soul (1925)
    Micheaux Film Corporation
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    United Artists
    The Emperor Jones (1933)
    United Artists
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    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Cabin in the Sky (1943)
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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    20th Century Fox
    Stormy Weather (1943)
    20th Century Fox
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    All American
    Hi-De-Ho (1947)
    All American
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    20th Century Fox
    Carmen Jones (1954)
    20th Century Fox
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    Columbia Pictures
    A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
    Columbia Pictures
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    United Artists
    Lilies of the Field (1963)
    United Artists
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    Columbia Pictures
    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
    Columbia Pictures
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    United Artists
    In the Heat of the Night (1967)
    United Artists
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    20th Century Fox
    The Great White Hope (1970)
    20th Century Fox
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    ABC
    Brian's Song (1971)
    ABC
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    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Shaft (1971)
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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    Warner Bros.
    Super Fly (1972)
    Warner Bros.
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    Paramount Pictures
    Lady Sings the Blues (1972)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Warner Bros.
    Cleopatra Jones (1973)
    Warner Bros.
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    Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
    The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974)
    Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
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    20th Century Fox
    Claudine (1974)
    20th Century Fox
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    American International Pictures
    Foxy Brown (1974)
    American International Pictures
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    Universal Pictures
    Uptown Saturday Night (1974)
    Universal Pictures
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    Universal Pictures
    Car Wash (1976)
    Universal Pictures
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    Warner Bros.
    Sparkle (1976)
    Warner Bros.
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    ABC
    Roots (1977)
    ABC
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    Universal Studios
    The Wiz (1978)
    Universal Studios
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    Paramount Pictures
    48 Hours (1982)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Trading Places (1983)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Columbia Pictures
    A Soldier's Story (1984)
    Columbia Pictures
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    Warner Bros.
    The Color Purple (1985)
    Warner Bros.
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    Island Pictures
    She's Gotta Have It (1986)
    Island Pictures
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    PBS
    Eyes on the Prize (1987)
    PBS
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    The Samuel Goldwyn Company
    Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
    The Samuel Goldwyn Company
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    Warner Bros.
    Lethal Weapon (1987)
    Warner Bros.
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    Paramount Pictures
    Coming to America (1988)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Universal Pictures
    Do the Right Thing (1989)
    Universal Pictures
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    TriStar Pictures
    Glory (1989)
    TriStar Pictures
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    Warner Bros.
    Lean on Me (1989)
    Warner Bros.
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    ABC
    The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
    ABC
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    New Line Cinema
    House Party (1990)
    New Line Cinema
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    Miramax Films
    Paris Is Burning (1990)
    Miramax Films
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    Columbia Pictures
    Boyz n the Hood (1991)
    Columbia Pictures
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    HBO
    The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
    HBO
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    New Jack City (1991)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Boomerang (1992)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Bébé's Kids (1992)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Juice (1992)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    Malcolm X (1992)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    Buena Vista Pictures
    Sister Act (1992)
    Buena Vista Pictures
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    New Line Cinema
    Menace II Society (1993)
    New Line Cinema
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    Columbia Pictures
    Poetic Justice (1993)
    Columbia Pictures
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    Buena Vista Pictures
    What's Love Got to Do With It (1993)
    Buena Vista Pictures
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    Fine Line Features
    Hoop Dreams (1994)
    Fine Line Features
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    Columbia Pictures
    Bad Boys (1995)
    Columbia Pictures
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    TriStar Pictures
    Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
    TriStar Pictures
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    New Line Cinema
    Friday (1995)
    New Line Cinema
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    HBO
    The Tuskegee Airmen (1995)
    HBO
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    20th Century Fox
    Waiting to Exhale (1995)
    20th Century Fox
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    Miramax Films
    Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)
    Miramax Films
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    New Line Cinema
    Set It Off (1996)
    New Line Cinema
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    HBO Films
    Amistad (1997)
    HBO Films
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    Trimark Pictures
    Eve’s Bayou (1997)
    Trimark Pictures
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    New Line Cinema
    Love Jones (1997)
    New Line Cinema
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    HBO
    Miss Evers' Boys (1997)
    HBO
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    20th Century Fox
    Soul Food (1997)
    20th Century Fox
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    HBO Documentary
    4 Little Girls (1997)
    HBO Documentary
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    Columbia Pictures
    School Daze (1998)
    Columbia Pictures
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    Buena Vista Pictures
    Beloved (1998)
    Buena Vista Pictures
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    20th Century Fox
    How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
    20th Century Fox
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    Hallmark Entertainment
    The Temptations (1998)
    Hallmark Entertainment
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    Universal Pictures
    The Best Man (1999)
    Universal Pictures
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    Future Film/Home Box Office
    A Lesson Before Dying (1999)
    Future Film/Home Box Office
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    HBO
    Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)
    HBO
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    New Line Cinema
    Bamboozled (2000)
    New Line Cinema
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    New Line Cinema
    Love & Basketball (2000)
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    Training Day (2001)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    Paramount Pictures
    Save the Last Dance (2001)
    Paramount Pictures
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    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Barbershop (2002)
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
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    Miramax Films
    City of God (2002)
    Miramax Films
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    20th Century Fox
    Drumline (2002)
    20th Century Fox
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    New Line Cinema
    John Q (2002)
    New Line Cinema
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    Miramax Films
    Paid in Full (2002)
    Miramax Films
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    Paramount Classics
    Hustle & Flow (2005)
    Paramount Classics
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    ATL (2006)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    DreamWorks Pictures
    Dreamgirls (2006)
    DreamWorks Pictures
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    Columbia Pictures
    The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
    Columbia Pictures
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    Universal Pictures
    American Gangster (2007)
    Universal Pictures
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    Rainforest Films/Screen Gems
    Stomp the Yard (2007)
    Rainforest Films/Screen Gems
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    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
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    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
    The Princess and the Frog (2009)
    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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    Lionsgate
    Precious (2009)
    Lionsgate
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    Lionsgate
    For Colored Girls (2010)
    Lionsgate
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    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
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    Screen Gems
    Think Like a Man (2012)
    Screen Gems
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    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    12 Years a Slave (2013)
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
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    Warner Bros. Pictures
    42 (2013)
    Warner Bros. Pictures
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    The Weinstein Company
    The Butler (2013)
    The Weinstein Company
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    Duly Noted/Homegrown Pictures/Code Red Films
    Dear White People (2014)
    Duly Noted/Homegrown Pictures/Code Red Films
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    Paramount Pictures
    Selma (2014)
    Paramount Pictures
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