Black boy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant black boy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, thought provoking, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with black boy, african american, society, murder, black, violence, youth, family relations, interracial relations and teenage boy plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as black boy: Twin Flower (2018), Neger, Neger, Schornsteinfeger (2006), Just Jordan (2007), Sixteen (2013), Moonlight (2016), Native Son (1986), Clapham Junction (2007), Christmas in Canaan (2009), Hop (2002), Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005).

List of black boy movies

Twin Flower (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a South of Italy full of beauty and hidden dangers, two adolescents, abused and damaged by life, Anna, whose father has been murdered and Basim, an immigrant orphan, escape together towards a new start
Style: psychological, touching, unusual plot structure, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: runaway, teenage girl, illegal immigrant, interracial relations, immigrants, murder, murder of father, orphan, black boy, death of father, teenager, girl ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: italy
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Neger, Neger, Schornsteinfeger (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This drama is based on the childhood memories of Hans Jürgen Massaquoi, who was one of the few black native Germans in Nazi Germany. In 1935 at the age of nine, he lives with his German mother in a small flat in Hamburg's working class ...
Style: emotional, psychological, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: world war two, black boy, racism, prosecution, xenophobia, boy, german, single mother, ethnic conflict, violence, culture clash, blaxploitation ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, hamburg germany
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Just Jordan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Just Jordan is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon as a part of the network's TEENick lineup. The series debuted on January 7, 2007 and was cancelled on April 5, 2008 with 29 episodes produced.
Style: sitcom, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family relations, teenage life, rise to the top, against the odds, youth, love and romance, best friends, black boy, interracial friendship, diner, friends, city life ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, arkansas
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Sixteen (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jumah is about to turn 16 and is already in need of a fresh start. Burdened with the shameful legacy of a past as a child soldier in the Congo, he lives with his adoptive mother in west London, where he struggles to keep a lid on his history of ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful
Plot: immigrants, high school, witnessing a crime, teenage life, youth, society, graphic violence, child soldier, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, single mother, teen romance, death threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london
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Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Style: serious, art house, lgbt cinema, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, drug dealer, african american, gay, forgiveness, coming of age, drug addict, dysfunctional family, bullying, beach, revenge, absent father ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
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Native Son (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1940s Chicago, a young black man takes a job as a chauffeur to a white family, which takes a turn for the worse when he accidentally kills the teenage daughter of the couple and then tries to cover it up.
Style: sexy, dramatic, melancholic, intense, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, runaway, lawyer, murder, blindness, courtroom, african american, chauffeur, paranoia, redemption, prejudice, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, africa, usa, ireland
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Clapham Junction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Clapham district of south London, England, the film is inspired by true events. The paths of several men intersect during a dramatic thirty-six hours in which their lives are changed forever.
Style: realistic, serious, melancholic, rough, twisted ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, gay slur, gay cruising, infidelity, closeted homosexual, first gay sexual experience, masturbation, gay interest, life is a bitch, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london
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Christmas in Canaan (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in the 1960s, Christmas in Canaan is a drama about a black family and a white family that learn to love each other out of their Christian beliefs.
Style: light, atmospheric, sentimental, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, racial prejudice, childhood, farm, father son relationship, african american, friendship, family relations, love, rivalry, society, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, southern usa
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Hop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All young Justin and his father want to do is sit down and enjoy watching a soccer game together. When this simple act sparks a chain of events leading to Justin running from the law, the boy must now embark on a thrilling adventure to reunite with ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: anarchist, father son relationship, introspection, moral dilemma, parents and children, teenage life, society, fighting the system, jail, soccer match, terrorism, black boy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brussels, germany, africa, belgium, europe ...
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Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.
Style: stylized, harsh, serious, rough, dramatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, rap, rapper, ghetto, gang, urban ghetto life, music, redemption, rags to riches, going straight, hip hop culture ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
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Paid in Full (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ace is an impressionable young man working for a dry cleaning business. His friend, drug dealer Mitch goes to prison. In an unrelated incident, he finds some cocaine in a pants pocket. Soon, Ace finds himself dealing cocaine for Lulu. Via lucky ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: urban ghetto life, gangsters, organized crime, drugs, rise and fall, drug dealing, street life, cocaine, criminal heroes, social decay, friends, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: harlem, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Little Einsteins (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A group of musically gifted and ethnically diverse children travel around the world in an artificially intelligent rocket named Rocket.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: education, children, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, babies and infants, friends, youth, teamwork, mission, best friends, spacecraft, space travel ...
Time: 21st century
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The Trouble with Girls (1969)
Genre: Comedy, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chautauqua manager Walter Hale and his loyal business manager struggle to keep their traveling troupe together in small town America.
Style: psychotronic, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: elvis presley, music, love, lecture, investigation, labor union, americana, musician's life, workplace, artists and showbiz, performer's life, rise and fall ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: iowa
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Crash Pad (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hopeless romantic who thinks he's found true love with an older woman, only to learn that she's married and that his fling is merely an instrument of revenge against her neglectful husband.
Style: semi serious, feel good, captivating, humorous, romantic
Plot: married woman, one night stand, love, revenge, cheerleader, frame up, infidelity, blackmail, fraternity, fired from the job, drifter, nightclub ...
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Freedom Road (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Muhammad Ali, in a rare acting role, plays Gideon Jackson, an ex-slave in 1870's Virginia who gets elected to the U.S. Senate in Washington D.C. and battles other former slaves and white sharecroppers to keep the land they tended all their ...
Style: political
Plot: racism, american civil war, interracial relations, black history, family relations, anti racism, brutality, bitterness, racial injustice, black family, black boy, male female relationship ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century
Place: virginia, usa
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Unfinished Business (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seventeen year old Izzy Marks lives in Toronto with her divorced mother and finds her life boring and directionless. Meant to be a sequel to Don Owen's acclaimed 1964 film "Nobody Waved Good-bye", "Unfinished Business" ...
Plot: environmental, homeless shelter, videotaping, timebomb, staircase, visit, police officer, television studio, breaking the law, black boy, blond boy, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: canada
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Please Sir! (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mr. Hedges, the somewhat naive and idealistc teacher of the rebellious Class 5C, lobbies to have them allowed on the school camping trip despite much precedent to the contrary. Once on the camping trip Mr. Hedges pursues the local barmaid and the ...
Plot: teacher, crush, prank, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bus, black boy, school trip, racial slur, gypsy, barmaid, illiteracy ...
Place: england
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75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: psychological, tense, ambiguous ending, depressing, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: strong female character, double life, organized crime, suspense, drug use, secret life, paranoia, secret, social realism, friendship between men, doctor patient relationship, social problems ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century
Place: america, midwest, usa, cincinnati ohio, ohio ...
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The Midnight Hour (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Phil, Melissa, Mitch, Mary, and Vinnie are high school friends, who unwittingly raise the dead on Halloween night. Once the dead have returned, Pitchford Cove will never be the same again....or will it?
Style: scary, psychotronic, slasher, campy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, halloween party, halloween, ghost, cheerleader, vampire, supernatural, werewolf, occult, supernatural being, lycanthropy, christmas ...
Time: 80s
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The Greatest (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Greatest is a 1977 film about the life of boxer Muhammad Ali, in which Ali plays himself. It was directed by Tom Gries and Monte Hellman. The song "Greatest Love of All", later remade by Whitney Houston, was written for this film and ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere
Plot: racism, boxing, follow your dream, human spirit, athlete's life, contests and competitions, fighting the system, rising to stardom, ambition, religions or cults, lifestyle, politics ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, vietnam
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Trash (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Brazil, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in Brazil, three kids who make a discovery in a garbage dump soon find themselves running from the cops and trying to right a terrible wrong.
Style: emotional, captivating, intense, touching, road movie ...
Audience: kids
Plot: poverty, children, slum, police corruption, mischievous children, friends, coming of age, young heroes, corruption, garbage, teenager, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, brazil
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The Rapture (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lonely telephone operator leading an empty, amoral life finds God — only to have her faith continually tested in ways beyond what she could have imagined.
Style: disturbing, surreal, thought provoking, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: end of the world, religion, mother daughter relationship, group sex, religious conversion, murder, faith, christian, apocalypse, religion and supernatural, religions or cults, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Armageddon: The Great Battle with Genma (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: From the depths of space he is coming... Ancient beyond understanding, his power is immeasurable. He has destroyed half the universe and is on his way here. He is… Genma. Only two people are aware of the imminent catastrophe: Princess Luna, a ...
Style: anime
Plot: telepathy, earthquake, subway, girlfriend, animals, volcano, older sister, chinese woman, cell, fireball, police, meteorite ...
Place: mount fuji, transylvania, tokyo
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From Time to Time (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A haunting ghost story spanning two worlds, two centuries apart. When 13 year old Tolly finds he can mysteriously travel between the two, he begins an adventure that unlocks family secrets laid buried for generations.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, touching
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: time travel, estate, superhuman powers, supernatural, ghost, world war two, ghost story, brother sister relationship, youth, seeing dead people, missing person, time ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: england, london
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Coonskin (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A multi-layered satire of race relations in America. Live-action sequences of a prison break bracket the animated story of Brother Rabbit, Brother Bear, and Preacher Fox, who rise to the top of the crime ranks in Harlem by going up against a ...
Style: adult animation, surreal, dark, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: blaxploitation, racism, racial issues, lsd, cult, mature, black history, black people, social justice, exploitation, rabbit, sexuality ...
Place: africa
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Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Kevin Hart highlights the fascinating contributions of black history's unsung heroes in this entertaining -- and educational -- comedy special.
Style: thought provoking, factual, humorous, sincere, funny ...
Plot: african american, black man, racial segregation, interracial relations, black stereotype, racism, black american, african american man, stereotypes, humour, righting the wronged, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Bad Boys (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, entertaining, exciting, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, manly, teens, boys' night
Plot: two man army, drug lord, partners against crime, buddies, buddy cop, black cop, law enforcement, police, police investigation, police corruption, murder, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: miami, florida, usa, north america
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When They See Us (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park.
Style: captivating, political, educational, atmospheric, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, legal, social injustice, rape accusation, black cast, racial injustice, criminal justice, lgbtq, suspect, false accusation, false accusation of rape, falsely accused ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: new york
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Queen & Slim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An exploration of America’s social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. The film centers on a black man and black woman who go on a first date that goes awry after the two are pulled over by a police officer at a ...
Style: road movie, thought provoking, exciting, sad, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the run, racist cop, first date, african american, police officer killed, riot, police officer, dysfunctional family, manhunt, black american, running from police, attorney ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, miami, kentucky, ohio ...
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Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, depressing, emotional ...
Audience: kids, adult
Plot: addiction, drugs, heroin, insanity, drug addiction, mental illness, junkie, hallucination, drug abuse, depression, loneliness, drug addict ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city
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