Afro movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant afro movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, captivating, cult film, realistic, psychotronic and rough films and TV shows about / with afro, african american, violence, gun, revenge, fight, murder, brutality, police and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as afro: BlacKkKlansman (2018), Boyz n the Hood (1991), Afro Ninja (2009), Pulp Fiction (1994), A Force of One (1979), Dolemite Is My Name (2019), Slaughter (1972), Judas and the Black Messiah (2021), Trouble Man (1972), Roll Bounce (2005).

List of afro movies

 7.5
 243K
BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, rough, captivating, factual ...
Plot: ku klux klan, racism, undercover cop, black cop, black american, racist, white supremacy, activist, male protagonist, african american, jewish, bomb ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 2017, year 1972
Place: usa, colorado
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 7.8
 134K
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: tense, thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban ghetto life, african american, hip hop, juvenile delinquency, street gang, gang, rapper, ghetto, poverty, friendship, teenage life, racial slur ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1984 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
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 4.5
 134
Afro Ninja (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: tense, humorous, romanticism, romantic, visually appealing ...
Plot: corruption, kung fu, kung fu fighting, ninja, ninjitsu, male female relationship, corrupt, ninja magic, ninja master, fight, afro, friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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 8.9
 1.9M
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.
Style: interesting, exciting, neo noir, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, crimes, gunfight, hitman, drugs, cocaine, crime, drugs/alcohol, twists & turns, criminal heroes, heroin, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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A Force of One (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karate champion Matt Logan is enlisted by the police to train officers in self-defense after narcotics agents are killed by an assailant using the martial arts.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, police investigation, undercover, police, vigilante, murder mystery, karate, showdown, urban setting, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles
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Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, funny, live comedy ...
Plot: filmmaking, film industry, vulgarity, black american, showbiz, show business, actor, male protagonist, black man, vinyl, money, comedian ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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 6.0
 1K
Slaughter (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, profanity, gangsters, heroes, tough heroes, track down, uninhibited rivalry, crime, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, south america
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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: violence, black panther party, assassination, murder, civil rights, betrayal by friend, street life, fbi agent, freedom, informant, justice, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: chicago illinois
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 6.8
 1K
Trouble Man (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked manipulators set up the death of a collector for a rival gang lord. It looks ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, murder, gang, private detective, billiards, police, gambling, crime, dishonesty, lone wolves, society, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 6.2
 7K
Roll Bounce (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Roll Bounce is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written by Norman Vance Jr. and directed by Malcolm D. Lee. The film stars hip hop artist Bow Wow as the leader of a roller skating crew in 1970s Chicago. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: rivalry, coming of age, friendship, teenage love, contests and competitions, romance, underdog, skating, parents and children, teenage life, ambition, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, california
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 5.2
 13K
The Ladies Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, light, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, true love, love and romance, farce, nothing goes right, goofy hero, odd couple, buddies, sexual relations, dishonesty, wrestling ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 6.7
 419K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti hero, supernatural power, super powers, alien monster, anti heroes, super villain, superhero, tough guy, alien, experiment gone awry, mutation, supervillain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, based on true events, sexy ...
Plot: singer, rock band, musician, gay, music band, fame, musician's life, friendship between men, lgbt, aids, desire for fame, rise to the top ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1982, year 1984 ...
Place: england, britain, munich germany, edinburgh scotland, atlanta georgia ...
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 6.4
 4K
Kicks (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When his hard-earned kicks get snatched by a local hood, fifteen-year old Brandon and his two best friends go on an ill-advised mission across the Bay Area to retrieve the stolen sneakers.
Style: captivating, psychological, atmospheric, tense
Plot: ghetto, blow job, sneakers, poverty, shoes, illegal drugs, criminal, friendship, surrealism, breaking and entering, astronaut, violence ...
Place: usa, oakland california
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 4.3
 967
Old Drac (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A faulty blood transfusion turns Dracula's wife black.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, scary, vampire comedy ...
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, silly humor, supernatural romance, legends and myths, imaginary, deadly, danger, supernatural, aging, love and romance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe
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 7.9
 153K
Isle of Dogs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved ...
Style: captivating, suspense, sincere, epic, adult animation ...
Plot: friendship, rescue, search, freedom, survival, resistance, politician, dog, cartoon dog, danger, island, garbage dump ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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Battle of the Sexes (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Style: based on true events, captivating, semi serious, uplifting
Plot: tennis, strong female character, battle of the sexes, wager, sexism, friendship, husband wife relationship, tennis player, feminism, lesbian romance, homosexuality, sneakers ...
Time: year 1973, 70s, 20th century, year 1972
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, UK, Thailand
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: alien planet, space travel, alien, outer space, alien race, mission, government agent, space station, spacecraft, creature, parallel world, trapped in space ...
Time: future, year 1975, 70s, 2020s
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The Mod Squad (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Mod Squad was the enormously successful groundbreaking "hippie" undercover cop show that ran on ABC from September 24, 1968, until August 23, 1973. It starred Michael Cole as Pete Cochren, Peggy Lipton as Julie Barnes, Clarence ...
Plot: hippie, police, police protagonist, policewoman, blonde, black cop, undercover cop, african american man, undercover, police officer, afro, urban setting ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
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 6.5
 430
Them and Us (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lasse & Geir, two suburban boys in their late teens, kick up a row on the bus into town, making the driver call the police. They get arrested and have to spend the night in jail. The next morning they are sent home - Geir to his alcoholic ...
Style: surprise ending, cult film, social realism
Plot: rebellion, vandalism, suburbs, brother brother relationship, outcast, sleeping woman, candy, frustration, disturbed childhood, chocolate, alcohol, taxi driver ...
Time: 70s
Place: oslo norway
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Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt is a Japanese anime television series produced by Gainax. It aired nationwide, in Japan, between October 2, 2010 and December 25, 2010 on BS Nittele and was also simulcast on Nico Nico Douga and Crunchyroll. It ...
Style: parody, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, witty ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, cheating death, psychopath, siblings relations, sexual relations, danger, clergy, rivalry, false accusation, zombie, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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 4.7
 1K
TNT Jackson (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman encounters thugs and drug dealers after traveling to Hong Kong to search for her missing brother.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, karate, gang, revenge, ambush, kung fu, parade, one woman army, track down, law enforcement, society, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
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 6.0
 2K
Tokyo Zombie (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two Japanese friends accidentally kill their boss and dump his remains in Black Fuji, a mountain/landfill hybrid. This leads to poor results when the chemicals of the landfill mix with the corpse (and many other corpses) to give rise to a zombie ...
Style: parody, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, friendship, martial arts, supernatural, apocalypse, buddies, rivalry, danger, deadly, chaos, violence spree, battle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 5.8
 2K
Sugar Hill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When her boyfriend is brutally murdered, after refusing to be shaken down by the local gangsters running their protection racket, Sugar Hill, decides not to get mad, but BAD! Calling upon the help of aged voodoo queen Mama Maitresse, Sugar entreats ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, zombie, black american, murder, gory, wizards and magicians, deadly, crimes, danger, supernatural ability, frame up, swamp ...
Time: 70s
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 3.7
 538
Superchick (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tara B. True is a flight attendant who makes a weekly swing through New York, Miami, and Los Angeles. In each city, she has a man: Edward, older and wealthy; Johnny, a beach bum with gambling debts; and, Davey, a rock musician on the cusp of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), hijacking, disco, martial arts, exploitation, karate, stewardess, airplane hijack, strong female presence, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Quick Gun Murugun: Misadventures of an Indian Cowboy (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: India
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Quick Gun Murugun is an unlikely Superhero with Guntastic powers. He is a Sincere South Indian Cowboy who considers it his duty to serve and protect. The movie revolves around mis-adventures of Quick Gun Murugun and his fight with his arch villain ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: reincarnation, save the day, unlikely couple, win over, one more chance, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, unlikely partners, rivalry, love and romance, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, mumbai india
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Dear White People (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Four black students attend an Ivy League college where a riot breaks out over an “African American” themed party thrown by white students. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, the film explores racial identity in 'post-racial' America ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: student film, teens
Plot: racism, college, interracial relations, college life, student life, campus, satire, prejudice, storytelling, marijuana, obsession, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 2011, year 1972 ...
Place: usa, california
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Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Afro Samurai avenged his father and found a life of peace. But the legendary master is forced back into the game by a beautiful and deadly woman from his past. The sparks of violence dropped along Afro’s bloody path now burn out of control – and ...
Style: serious, bleak, stylized, surreal, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, vengeance, martial arts, master warrior, hate, crimes, escapades, adventure, lone wolves, supernatural, criminal's revenge, mortal combat ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: talking animals, circus, animals, zebra, friendship, computer animation, lion, getting home, penguins, hippopotamus, giraffe, unlikely friendships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, europe, atlantic ocean, africa, new york ...
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Survive Style 5+ (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man continually trying and failing to get his wife to stay dead; a self-absorbed ad agency creative director who comes up with one unworkably inane idea after another; a British hitman who only wants to know everyone's function in life; and ...
Style: not serious, surreal, humorous, asian horror, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: hitman, murder, hypnosis, losing-it hero, social relations, back from the dead, crimes, deadly, dark humor, resurrection, gay slur, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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