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The Best Movies About Interracial Couples

Updated August 28, 2020 934 votes 187 voters 11.9k views37 items

List RulesVote up your favorite Interracial Couples films.

This list of movies that feature interracial couples is a celebration of love, the blending of cultures, and overcoming prejudices. These films span across all genres including dramas, romance, and comedies, and now it's time to decide which of these interracial relationship movies is the best.

Of course, Hollywood has seen the potential in these stories and has made movie after movie with interracial dating and interracial marriages. There are realistic tearjerkers like Loving, but there are also laugh-a-minute comedies like Guess Who, and even tense thrillers like Lakeview Terrace.

This list is designed to help you find the very best interracial couples movies, whatever type of movie you are looking for, there is something on this list for everyone. Vote up your favorites, vote downs the movies you didn't like, and don't forget to add anything that's missing!

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    The Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    The Bodyguard

    Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner

    Released1992

    Directed byMick Jackson

    The Bodyguard is a 1992 American romantic thriller film directed by Mick Jackson, written by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Something New is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Something New

    Taraji P. Henson, Simon Baker

    Released2006

    Directed bySanaa Hamri

    Something New is a 2006 American romantic drama film directed by Sanaa Hamri. The screenplay... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Save the Last Dance is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Save the Last Dance

    Kerry Washington, Julia Stiles

    Released2001

    Directed byThomas Carter

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    The Sun Is Also a Star is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    The Sun Is Also a Star

    Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton

    Released2019

    Directed byRy Russo-Young

    The Sun Is Also a Star is a 2019 American drama film directed by Ry Russo-Young, based on the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    A Bronx Tale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    A Bronx Tale

    Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci

    Released1993

    Directed byRobert De Niro

    A Bronx Tale is a 1993 American drama film set in the Bronx during the turbulent era of the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Loving is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Loving

    Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga

    Directed byJeff Nichols

    Loving is a 2016 historical drama film written and directed by Jeff Nichols. It features Joel... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Candy Jar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Candy Jar

    Sami Gayle, Jacob Latimore

    Released2018

    Directed byBen Shelton

    Candy Jar is a 2018 comedy film directed by Ben Shelton. An introverted high school girl from...amazon buy button
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    Guess Who is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Guess Who

    Zoe Saldana, Ashton Kutcher

    Released2005

    Directed byKevin Rodney Sullivan

    Guess Who is a 2005 American comedy film about race relations directed by Kevin Rodney... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    A United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    A United Kingdom

    David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike

    Directed byAmma Asante

    A United Kingdom is a 2016 British biographical romantic drama film directed by Amma Asante... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Corrina, Corrina is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Corrina, Corrina

    Whoopi Goldberg, Ray Liotta

    Released1994

    Directed byJessie Nelson

    Corrina, Corrina is a 1994 American feature film set in 1959 about a widower who hires a... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    All the Bright Places is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    All the Bright Places

    Elle Fanning, Justice Smith

    Released2020

    Directed byBrett Haley

    All the Bright Places is a 2020 American drama romance film directed by Brett Haley, based on... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

    Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier

    Released1967

    Directed byStanley Kramer

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    Our Family Wedding is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Our Family Wedding

    America Ferrera, Forest Whitaker

    Released2010

    Directed byRick Famuyiwa

    Our Family Wedding is a 2010 comedy film directed by Rick Famuyiwa and written by Wayne... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 14
    Hairspray is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Hairspray

    John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer

    Released2007

    Directed byAdam Shankman

    Hairspray is a 2007 American musical romantic comedy film based on the 2002 Broadway musical... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Sophie and the Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Sophie and the Rising Sun

    Julianne Nicholson, Takashi Yamaguchi

    Directed byMaggie Greenwald

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    The Big Sick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    The Big Sick

    Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan

    Directed byMichael Showalter

    The Big Sick is a 2017 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter, from a... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Jungle Fever is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Jungle Fever

    Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released1991

    Directed bySpike Lee

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    Liberty Heights is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Liberty Heights

    Misha Collins, Adrien Brody

    Released1999

    Directed byBarry Levinson

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    A Simple Wedding is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    A Simple Wedding

    Tara Grammy, Christopher O'Shea

    Released2020

    Directed bySara Zandieh

    A Simple Wedding is a 2020 American romantic comedy directed Sara Zandieh. Nousha (Tara... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Words on Bathroom Walls is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Words on Bathroom Walls

    Charlie Plummer, Andy García

    Released2020

    Directed byThor Freudenthal

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    The Wedding Banquet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    The Wedding Banquet

    Michael Gaston, Winston Chao

    Released1993

    Directed byAng Lee

    The Wedding Banquet is a 1993 film about a gay Taiwanese immigrant man who marries a mainland... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Escape From Pretoria is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Escape From Pretoria

    Daniel Radcliffe, Ian Hart

    Released2020

    Directed byFrancis Annan

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  • 23
    The Week Of is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    The Week Of

    Adam Sandler, Chris Rock

    Released2018

    Directed byRobert Smigel

    The Week Of is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Robert Smigel. The parents of a... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 24
    Rent is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Rent

    Sarah Silverman, Rosario Dawson

    Released2005

    Directed byChris Columbus

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    Pocahontas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Interracial Couples
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    Pocahontas

    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale

    Released1995

    Directed byEric Goldberg, Mike Gabriel

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