Tag: racial-slur

Give ’em Hell Malone (2009) 5.9

Give ’em Hell Malone (2009)

A tough as nails private investigator (Malone) squares off with gangsters and their thugs to protect a valuable secret. Malone goes through hell to protect the information but he dishes some hell as well...::B.D....

L’Eclisse (1962) 7.9

L’Eclisse (1962)

In the suburbs of Rome, the translator Vittoria breaks her engagement with her boyfriend, the writer Ricardo, after a troubled night. Vittoria goes downtown to meet her mother, who is addicted to the stock market, and sh...

The Female Bunch (1971) 4

The Female Bunch (1971)

After a string of bad times with men, Sandy tries to kill herself. Co-waitress Libby saves her and takes her to meet some female friends of hers who live on a ranch in the desert. Grace, the leader of the gang, puts Sand...

99 francs-2007 7.3

99 francs-2007

The life of Octave Parango, a flamboyant ad designer, filled with success, satire, misery and love.::Anonymous...

Thank God It’s Friday-1978 5.4

Thank God It’s Friday-1978

It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodores are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a disco star. Other characters are there to win the dance ...

Sunset Park-1996 6

Sunset Park-1996

A white school teacher takes over a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and turns them into a winning team.::John Sacksteder ...

Death of a Gunfighter-1969 6.3

Death of a Gunfighter-1969

In the turn-of-the century Texas town of Cottownwood Springs, marshal Frank Patch is an old-style lawman in a town determined to become modern. When he kills drunken Luke Mills in self-defense, the town leaders decide it...

In Country-1989 5.9

In Country-1989

Samantha Hughes, a teenage Kentucky girl, never knew her father, who died in Vietnam before she was born. Samantha lives with her uncle Emmett Smith, who also served in Vietnam. Emmett hangs around with Tom, Earl and Pet...

LA 92-2017 8.2

LA 92-2017

Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence and looting in Los Angeles, filmmakers examine that tumultuous period through rarely seen archival footage.::Jwelch5...

Which Way Is Up?-1977 6.3

Which Way Is Up?-1977

Richard Pryor is playing three different roles here. The first being a poor orange picker named Leroy Jones who gets laid off when by mistake he joins the worker's union during one of their demonstrations. Afterwards he ...

Slam-1998 7.1

Slam-1998

Slam tells the story of Ray Joshua, an original, gifted young MC trapped in a war-zone housing project known as Dodge City. Unable to find a job, Ray copes with the despair and poverty of his neighborhood by using his wi...

Air Force-1943 7

Air Force-1943

On December 6, 1941 nine B-17 bomber set off on a flight from San Francisco to Hawaii. One of the bombers, the Mary Ann, is commanded by 'Irish' Quincannon. The bombardier, Tommy McMartin, has a sister living in Hawaii a...

Deep Cover-1992 6.9

Deep Cover-1992

A black uniformed policeman is recruited by a devious drug enforcement agent to infiltrate a smuggling organization seeking to expand into designer drugs. This 'ugly side of the war on drugs' explores the context of race...

Donnie Brasco-1997 7.7

Donnie Brasco-1997

This true story follows FBI agent Joe Pistone as he infiltrates the mafia of New York. Befriending Lefty Ruggiero, Pistone (under the name Donnie Brasco) is able to embed himself in a mafia faction led by Sonny Black. Ru...

The End-1978 6.2

The End-1978

Wendell Lawson has only 6 months to live. Not wanting to live his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take his own life. He enlists the help of a humorously delusional mental patient, and the movie...

American Sniper-2014 7.3

American Sniper-2014

Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who dreamed of becoming a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something ...

Ragtime-1981 7.3

Ragtime-1981

The story runs in the 1910's New York. Coalhouse Walker Jr. is a black piano player. He has won fame and fortune playing with a jazz band. Some white men do not like this situation, and one day they assault him and spoil...

Cadillac Records-2008 7

Cadillac Records-2008

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Wal...

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping-2016 6.7

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping-2016

When his new album fails to sell records, pop/rap superstar conner4real goes into a major tailspin and watches his celebrity high life begin to collapse. He'll try anything to bounce back, anything except reuniting with ...

The Jerk-1979 7.2

The Jerk-1979

Navin is an idiot. He grew up in Mississippi as adopted son of a black family but on his 18th birthday he feels he wants to discover the rest of the world and sets out to St. Louis. There everyone exploits his naivety, b...

Deadly Hero-1975 5.7

Deadly Hero-1975

When disturbed New York City (NYPD) cop Lacy rescues Sally, a beautiful cellist, from deranged crook Rabbit by shooting Rabbit in cold blood, he sets off a spark of publicity that brands him the city's hero....

Blazing Saddles-1974 7.7

Blazing Saddles-1974

The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar (Harvey Korman), a politically connected nasty person, sends in his hen...

Live and Let Die-1973 6.8

Live and Let Die-1973

Several British agents have been murdered and James Bond is sent to New Orleans, to investigate these mysterious deaths. Mr. Big comes to his knowledge, who is self-producing heroin. Along his journeys he meets Tee Hee w...

The Wanderers-1979 7.4

The Wanderers-1979

Set against the urban jungle of 1963 New York's gangland subculture, this coming of age teenage movie is set around the Italian gang the Wanderers. Slight comedy, slight High School angst and every bit entertaining with ...

Curse of the Mayans-2017 3.2

Curse of the Mayans-2017

Lead by ambitious American Archaeologist Danielle Noble, a team of expert cave divers embark on an expedition to find the lost Mayan hall of records. Little do they know that instead of finding glory, they will find hell...

American Heist-2014 5

American Heist-2014

James (Hayden Christensen) owes his life to his older brother, Frankie (Adrien Brody) after taking the rap for a crime they committed together. While Frankie served time, James worked to turn his life around, got a stead...

Saturday Night Fever-1977 6.8

Saturday Night Fever-1977

Nineteen-year-old Brooklyn native Tony Manero lives for Saturday nights at the local disco, where he's king of the club, thanks to his stylish moves on the dance floor. But outside of the club, things don't look so rosy....

Broken Lance-1954 6.9

Broken Lance-1954

Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke ...

In the Heat of the Night-1967 8

In the Heat of the Night-1967

Detective Virgil Tibbs is caught up in the racial tension of the US South when he is arrested after the murder of a prominent businessman. Tibbs was simply waiting for his next train at the station in Sparta, Mississippi...

Down Under-2016 5.7

Down Under-2016

A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.::Wild Eddie...

Find Me Guilty-2006 7

Find Me Guilty-2006

The mobster Jackie DiNorscio is shot by his own cousin at home while in probation but survives. Later he is arrested dealing drugs and sentenced to thirty years in prison. The prosecutor Sean Kierney proposes a deal to J...

Detroit-2017 7.3

Detroit-2017

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest RACE riots in United States history. The story is centred around the Algiers Motel incident, which occurred in Detroit, Michigan on July 25, 1967, during the...

Dolemite-1975 5.9

Dolemite-1975

Dolemite is a pimp who was set up by Willie Greene and the cops, who have planted drugs, stolen furs, and guns in his trunk and got him sentenced to 20 years in jail. One day, Queen B and a warden planned to get him out ...

The Super-1991 5.6

The Super-1991

Louie is a New York City slum landlord who is given 120 days to repair one of his apartment blocks. The problem for Louie is that he must live in the rundown block until the repairs are complete. Louie's father is the re...