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List Rules Movies with racism as a central theme.

A list of the best racism movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This racism movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about racism are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about racism you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous racism movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these racism movie titles for more information about the films.

List items include This Is England, The Cotton Club and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best racism movies?" and "What is the greatest racism movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular racism movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these racism movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good racism movies can be enjoyed no matter what.

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Time of the Gypsies Branko Đurić, Bora Todorović Predrag Lakovic

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American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong Beverly DAngelo

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Play Kevin Vaz, Abdiaziz Hilowle Martin McFaul

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Checkpoint is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Powerful Movies About Racism

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Africa Blood and Guts Gualtiero Jacopetti, Ian Yule Sergio Rossi

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Waltz with Bashir Yehezkel Lazarov, Mickey Leon

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The Merchant of Venice Al Pacino, Steve Martin Jeremy Irons

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Moi, un noir Oumarou Ganda, Alassane Maiga Seydou Guede

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The Searchers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Powerful Movies About Racism
The Searchers John Wayne, Natalie Wood Vera Miles

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The Birth of a Nation Lillian Gish, John Ford Raoul Walsh

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The Human Pyramid is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Powerful Movies About Racism

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Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro James Woods

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The Song of Roland Klaus Kinski

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Roland the Mighty Clelia Matania, Ivo Garrani Fabrizio Mioni

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Remember the Titans Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Gosling Denzel Washington

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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Powerful Movies About Racism
Schindler's List Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes Ben Kingsley

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To Kill a Mockingbird Robert Duvall, Gregory Peck William Windom

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The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise Sam Rockwell

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Mississippi Burning Willem Dafoe, Gene Hackman Frances McDormand

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A Time to Kill Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey Kevin Spacey

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The Color Purple Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg Laurence Fishburne

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Glory is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Powerful Movies About Racism
Glory Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington Matthew Broderick

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Gran Torino Clint Eastwood, Dreama Walker Scott Eastwood

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Crash Sandra Bullock, Brendan Fraser Ludacris

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The Butler Mariah Carey, Robin Williams Oprah Winfrey

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Malcolm X Denzel Washington, Al Sharpton Nelson Mandela

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Django Unchained Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington Samuel L. Jackson

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District 9 Sharlto Copley, Jed Brophy Vanessa Haywood

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Do the Right Thing Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Lawrence Spike Lee

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The Help Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain Bryce Dallas Howard

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Amistad Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey Anna Paquin

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Lean on Me Morgan Freeman, Tony Todd Regina Taylor

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Holy Rollers Jesse Eisenberg, Q-Tip Justin Bartha

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Higher Learning Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly Tyra Banks

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The Hurricane Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber Rod Steiger

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12 Years a Slave Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender Benedict Cumberbatch

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42 Harrison Ford, Christopher Meloni Nicole Beharie

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Ali Will Smith, Jamie Foxx Jada Pinkett Smith

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The Great Debaters Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker Jurnee Smollett

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Driving Miss Daisy Morgan Freeman, Dan Aykroyd Jessica Tandy

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The Secret Life of Bees Alicia Keys, Dakota Fanning Queen Latifah

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Hotel Rwanda Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix Don Cheadle - Watch Hotel Rwanda now! http://amzn.to/1U5Htz3

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Men of Honor Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Ghosts of Mississippi Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg James Woods

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The Tuskegee Airmen John Lithgow, Cuba Gooding Jr. Laurence Fishburne

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Hairspray Debbie Harry, Jerry Stiller John Waters