Drama

Charm City Kings
6.2

Charm City Kings

Jan. 27, 2020

Charm City Kings

Mouse desperately wants to join The Midnight Clique, the infamous Baltimore dirt bike riders who rule the summertime streets. When Midnight’s ...
Love & Basketball
7.2

Love & Basketball

Apr. 21, 2000

Love & Basketball

A young African-American couple navigates the tricky paths of romance and athletics in this drama. Quincy McCall and Monica Wright grew up in the ...
Dreamgirls
6.5

Dreamgirls

Dec. 25, 2006

Dreamgirls

Three young women dream of becoming pop stars—and get their wish when they’re chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James ...
American Gangster
7.8

American Gangster

Nov. 02, 2007

American Gangster

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem ...
Chi-Raq
5.7

Chi-Raq

Dec. 04, 2015

Chi-Raq

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.
Barbershop: The Next Cut
5.9

Barbershop: The Next Cut

It’s been more than 10 years since our last appointment at Calvin’s Barbershop. Calvin and his longtime crew, including Eddie, are still there, ...
Barbershop
6.3

Barbershop

Apr. 01, 2002

Barbershop

A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the ...
Just Mercy
7.6

Just Mercy

Dec. 25, 2019

Just Mercy

The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — ...
Blindspotting
7.4

Blindspotting

Jul. 20, 2018

Blindspotting

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, ...
Detroit
7.3

Detroit

Jul. 28, 2017

Detroit

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens’ uprisings in the history of the United States.
Cut Throat City
4.5

Cut Throat City

Jul. 31, 2020

Cut Throat City

Four boyhood friends return to New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina, to find their home decimated and prospects for work swept ...
Baby Boy
6.4

Baby Boy

Jun. 27, 2001

Baby Boy

The story of Jody, a misguided, 20-year-old African-American who is really just a baby boy finally forced-kicking and screaming to face the ...
Hustle & Flow
7.3

Hustle & Flow

Jul. 22, 2005

Hustle & Flow

With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.
Fruitvale Station
7.5

Fruitvale Station

Jul. 26, 2013

Fruitvale Station

Oakland, California. Young Afro-American Oscar Grant crosses paths with family members, friends, enemies and strangers before facing his fate on ...
Dope
7.2

Dope

Jun. 19, 2015

Dope

Malcolm is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. ...
Get Rich or Die Tryin’
5.4

Get Rich or Die Tryin’

A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.
8 Mile
7.1

8 Mile

Nov. 08, 2002

8 Mile

The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, ...
Straight Outta Compton
7.8

Straight Outta Compton

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place ...
All Eyez on Me
5.8

All Eyez on Me

Jun. 12, 2017

All Eyez on Me

All Eyez on Me chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, including his rise to superstardom as a hip-hop artist, actor, poet and activist, ...
Blue Story
5.9

Blue Story

Nov. 22, 2019

Blue Story

Blue Story is a tragic tale of a friendship between Timmy and Marco, two young boys from opposing postcodes. Timmy, a shy, smart, naive and timid ...
Queen & Slim
7.1

Queen & Slim

Nov. 27, 2019

Queen & Slim

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation ...
Girlfriends
8.5

Girlfriends

Sep. 11, 2000

Girlfriends

Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN’s successor network, The CW, ...
Desperate Housewives
7.7

Desperate Housewives

Oct. 03, 2004

Desperate Housewives

Looking down on her friends and family isn’t a way of life for Mary Alice Young… it’s a way of death. One day, in her perfect ...
Power Book II: Ghost
8

Power Book II: Ghost

Sep. 06, 2020

Power Book II: Ghost

Picking up just days after the “Power” finale, this sequel series follows Tariq navigating his new life, in which his desire to shed his father’s ...
Lovecraft Country
6.3

Lovecraft Country

Aug. 16, 2020

Lovecraft Country

The anthology horror series follows 25-year-old Atticus Black, who joins up with his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip ...
Snowfall
8

Snowfall

Jul. 05, 2017

Snowfall

Los Angeles. 1983. A storm is coming and it’s name is crack. Set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical ...
No Limit Chronicles

No Limit Chronicles

Jul. 28, 2020

No Limit Chronicles

Charting the growth of Master P’s label from a passionate side side job into a multi-million dollar enterprise responsible for records by ...
Games People Play
9

Games People Play

Apr. 23, 2019

Games People Play

Three ambitious women navigate the highly competitive world of professional sports.
Single Ladies
5.3

Single Ladies

May. 30, 2011

Single Ladies

Single Ladies is an American comedy-drama television series on VH1 that debuted on May 30, 2011, as a two-hour television film. Created by Stacy ...