20 Movies Like Queen And Slim

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Get Out

Get Out
Get Out
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 153 wins & 213 nominations total
Writer: Jordan Peele
Actors: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford
Language: English, Swahili
Country: United States, Japan
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“Get Out” is a horror film that follows a young African American man who visits his white girlfriend’s family for the first time, only to discover a sinister secret involving hypnosis and the exploitation of black bodies.”

Moonlight

Moonlight
Moonlight
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 99/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 233 wins & 309 nominations total
Writer: Barry Jenkins, Tarell Alvin McCraney
Actors: Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Trevante Rhodes
Language: English
Country: United States
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Moonlight is a coming-of-age film that follows the life of a young African-American man named Chiron as he navigates his identity, sexuality, and struggles with his upbringing in a rough Miami neighborhood. Through three pivotal chapters of his life, the film explores themes of self-discovery, love, and the complexities of masculinity.

If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk
If Beale Street Could Talk
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 109 wins & 197 nominations total
Writer: Barry Jenkins, James Baldwin
Actors: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“If Beale Street Could Talk” is a film adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel, following the love story of a young couple, Tish and Fonny, as they navigate the challenges of racial injustice and false accusations in 1970s Harlem, while fighting to prove Fonny’s innocence and protect their unborn child.”

Blindspotting

Blindspotting
Blindspotting
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 24 nominations
Writer: Rafael Casal, Daveed Diggs
Actors: Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal, Janina Gavankar
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Blindspotting” is a thought-provoking film that follows Collin, a black man on probation, as he navigates his final days before freedom. The movie explores themes of race, identity, and gentrification in Oakland, California, through Collin’s friendship with his white best friend, Miles.

Sorry to Bother You

Sorry to Bother You
Sorry to Bother You
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 20 wins & 56 nominations
Writer: Boots Riley
Actors: LaKeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sorry to Bother You” is a satirical dark comedy film that follows a young African-American telemarketer who discovers a magical key to success, propelling him into a bizarre and dystopian corporate world. As he climbs the ranks, he must navigate the moral implications of his newfound success and confront the dehumanizing effects of capitalism.”

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give
The Hate U Give
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: 22 wins & 38 nominations
Writer: Audrey Wells, Angie Thomas
Actors: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Hate U Give” is a movie about a young black girl named Starr who witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood friend by a police officer, and she must navigate between her predominantly black neighborhood and the predominantly white private school she attends while finding her voice and fighting for justice.

Fruitvale Station

Fruitvale Station
Fruitvale Station
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: 36 wins & 57 nominations
Writer: Ryan Coogler
Actors: Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Fruitvale Station” is a 2013 drama based on the true story of Oscar Grant, a young African-American man who was fatally shot by a police officer at the Fruitvale BART station in Oakland, California. The film follows the last day of Grant’s life, exploring themes of racial injustice and police brutality.

Selma

Selma
Selma
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 99%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 128 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 58 wins & 91 nominations total
Writer: Paul Webb
Actors: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Oprah Winfrey
Language: English, Portuguese
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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The Selma movie is a historical drama based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by civil rights activists, primarily Martin Luther King Jr. It depicts the struggles and triumphs of the movement as they fought for equal voting rights for African Americans in the face of violent opposition.

Detroit

Detroit
Detroit
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 143 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Awards: 4 wins & 21 nominations
Writer: Mark Boal
Actors: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Detroit movie is a historical drama based on the 1967 Detroit riot, focusing on the Algiers Motel incident where three African American men were killed and nine others were beaten by police officers. It explores themes of racial tension, police brutality, and the pursuit of justice.

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 96/100
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Runtime: 134 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 244 wins & 337 nominations total
Writer: John Ridley, Solomon Northup
Actors: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Kenneth Williams, Michael Fassbender
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“12 Years a Slave” is a historical drama based on the true story of Solomon Northup, a free African-American man who is kidnapped and sold into slavery in the 19th century. The film depicts his harrowing journey as he endures years of brutal treatment while desperately seeking freedom and reuniting with his family.

Django Unchained

Django Unchained
Django Unchained
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 165 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 58 wins & 158 nominations total
Writer: Quentin Tarantino
Actors: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio
Language: English, German, French, Italian
Country: United States
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“Django Unchained” is a Quentin Tarantino film set in the pre-Civil War era, following a freed slave named Django who teams up with a bounty hunter to rescue his wife from a ruthless plantation owner, while seeking revenge against those who have enslaved him.

The Butler

The Butler
The Butler
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 16 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Danny Strong, Wil Haygood
Actors: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Butler” is a historical drama film that tells the story of Cecil Gaines, a butler who serves in the White House for seven different presidents, witnessing and being a part of major events in American history, while also experiencing personal struggles and the impact of racial discrimination.”

Mudbound

Mudbound
Mudbound
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 134 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 36 wins & 117 nominations total
Writer: Virgil Williams, Dee Rees, Hillary Jordan
Actors: Jason Mitchell, Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Mudbound” is a film that follows the intertwining lives of two families – one white and one black – in rural Mississippi during World War II. It explores themes of racism, war trauma, and the struggles faced by both families in a deeply divided society.

American Son

American Son
American Son
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 46%
Metacritic: 34/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. 7 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Demos-Brown
Actors: Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan
Language: English
Country: United States
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“American Son” is a drama film that follows a mother’s desperate search for her missing teenage son, as she confronts racial tensions and systemic injustice within the American justice system. Set in a police station waiting room, the film explores themes of race, identity, and the complexities of being a Black family in America.

Just Mercy

Just Mercy
Just Mercy
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: 9 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: Destin Daniel Cretton, Andrew Lanham, Bryan Stevenson
Actors: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Brie Larson
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Just Mercy movie is based on a true story and follows a young lawyer, Bryan Stevenson, as he fights to overturn the wrongful conviction of Walter McMillian, a black man sentenced to death for a crime he didn’t commit. It explores themes of racial injustice, systemic discrimination, and the power of compassion and perseverance in the pursuit of justice.

The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation
The Birth of a Nation
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
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Runtime: 195 min
Genre: Drama, History, War
Awards: 2 wins
Writer: Thomas Dixon Jr., D.W. Griffith, Frank E. Woods
Actors: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Birth of a Nation” is a controversial 1915 silent film directed by D.W. Griffith. It portrays the Civil War and Reconstruction era through the perspective of white supremacists, glorifying the Ku Klux Klan while perpetuating racist stereotypes.

The Help

The Help
The Help
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 79 wins & 121 nominations total
Writer: Tate Taylor, Kathryn Stockett
Actors: Viola Davis, Emma Stone, Octavia Spencer
Language: English
Country: United States, India
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“The Help” is a movie set in the 1960s during the civil rights movement, following a young aspiring writer who interviews African American maids to expose the racism and discrimination they face while working for white families in Mississippi. The film explores themes of racism, friendship, and empowerment as the maids find their voices and challenge the status quo.

Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures
Hidden Figures
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 37 wins & 94 nominations total
Writer: Allison Schroeder, Theodore Melfi, Margot Lee Shetterly
Actors: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Hidden Figures movie is about the untold story of three African-American women mathematicians who played a crucial role in NASA’s early space missions. The film highlights their contributions and challenges in a segregated and male-dominated society.

Precious

Precious
Precious
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 113 wins & 103 nominations total
Writer: Geoffrey Fletcher, Sapphire
Actors: Gabourey Sidibe, Mo'Nique, Paula Patton
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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The movie “Precious” follows the life of an overweight and illiterate teenager named Precious, who faces numerous challenges including abuse, poverty, and discrimination, but finds hope and resilience through education and support.

Antebellum

Antebellum
Antebellum
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 31%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Gerard Bush, Christopher Renz
Actors: Janelle Monáe, Eric Lange, Jena Malone
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Antebellum” is a psychological horror film that follows a successful author, Veronica Henley, who finds herself trapped in a twisted reality where she must uncover the truth behind her mysterious circumstances and escape before it’s too late.”

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