Well Made Movies about Slavery Films
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Well Made Movies about Slavery

A list of slave movies, ranked by their quality and storytelling. These are the top movies that deal with the issue of slaves, the slave trade, and slavery in general. What are the best slavery movies of all time? If you believe we left something off of this list,  please feel free to add it yourself. Slavery is among the most despicable institutions of any society that supports it. The United States came close to permanently splitting in two because of slavery. It's a delicate subject that deserves attention, so we can learn from history and never fall into it again. These movies handle slavery with aplomb (sometimes metaphorically) and are definitely worth watching.
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    2008 Released: 1977

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    added by Bertha Mitchell 12 yrs. a slave

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    1997 Released: 1997

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    1927 Released: 1927

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    added by zxray 1956

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    added by DarrenDesepoli Roots: The Gift 1988 Roots: The Gift features two key characters from Roots and the actors who portrayed them: ...

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    1939 Released: 1939

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    added by stephaniebabatola 2006 Amazing Grace is a 2006 film about the campaign against slave trade in ...

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    2001 Released: 1968

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    1974 Released: 1960

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    added by PeteBoyle Goodbye Uncle Tom

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    2005 Released: 2005

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    added by Clifanovich 1996 A very exciting movie, showing the brutality of a slaveowner against what he called his ...

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    added by MiguelT.Quiroga Sansho the Bailiff

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    new! & added by YàSsIiNe The Bill of Rights 1939

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    added by PeteBoyle 1975

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    added by RJZTV 1915

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    added by LynnSmedleyFaulkner Jezabel

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    added by RebekahBarnes 2006 It's a movie about women who are willingly or unwillingly treat like pets/slaves and sold on ...

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    added by lindsey.eva 1981

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