Film Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads  

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Movies about neo-Nazis address racism, xenophobia, nationalism, antisemitism, and other disturbing concepts. Many of the top skinhead movies spotlight characters confronting their biases in unexpected ways. This is a list of the greatest movies about white supremacists including everything from Higher Learning to This Is England to Romper Stomper.

What films will you find on this list of the best movies about skinheads? In American History X, Edward Norton stars as a reformed neo-Nazi who tries to prevent his brother from living a life of hatred. Tony Kaye directed this crime drama, which premiered in 1998. The Believer, featuring Ryan Gosling, is another notable movie about a skinhead character. Other films featured on this list include Russia 88, Blood in the Face, and The Infiltrator.

Vote your picks for the best Nazi movies up to the top of the list, and please add any films that are missing.

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American History X is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo
American History X is a 1998 American drama film directed by Tony Kaye and written by David McKenna. It stars Edward Norton and Edward Furlong, and co-stars Fairuza Balk, Stacy Keach, Elliott ...more

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Romper Stomper is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Russell Crowe, Jacqueline McKenzie, Daniel Wyllie
Romper Stomper is a 1992 Australian drama film written and directed by Geoffrey Wright. The film stars Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie and Tony Lee. The film tells the story ...more

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Imperium is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Imperium Daniel Radcliffe, Toni Collette, Tracy Letts

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This Is England is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Jack O'Connell, Stephen Graham, Joe Gilgun
This Is England is a 2006 British drama film written and directed by Shane Meadows. The story centres on young skinheads in England in 1983. The film illustrates how their subculture, which has ...more

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The Believer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Ryan Gosling, Billy Zane, Natasha Leggero
The Believer is a 2001 American drama film co-written and directed by Henry Bean. The film stars Ryan Gosling as Daniel Balint, a Jew who becomes a Neo-Nazi. It won the Grand Jury Prize at the ...more

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Russia 88 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Russia 88 Andrey Merzlikin, Petr Fedorov, Mikhail Pavlik
Russia 88 is a 2009 Russian mockumentary directed by Pavel Bardin about Russian neo-Nazis. In the film, members of a gang called Russia 88 are filming propaganda videos to post on the Internet. ...more

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Adam's Apples is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Adam's Apples Ulrich Thomsen, Mads Mikkelsen, Nicolas Bro

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Combat Girls is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Alina Levshin, Jella Haase, Gerdy Zint
Combat Girls is a 2011 German drama film written and directed by David Wnendt. It had its international premiere at the 2011 São Paulo International Film Festival where Alina Levshin was ...more

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Green Room is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat, Anton Yelchin

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Higher Learning is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly, Tyra Banks
Higher Learning is a 1995 American romantic drama film, directed by John Singleton, and starring an ensemble cast. The film follows the changing lives of three incoming freshmen at the fictional ...more

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Made in Brittain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Yorick Dolfing added Made in Brittain Tim Roth

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Steel Toes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
David Strathairn, Ron Lea, Andrew Walker
A Jewish humanist and lawyer (Academy Award-nominee David Strathairn) is court-appointed to represent a Neo-Nazi Skinhead on trial for the racially-motivated murder of an East Indian immigrant. ...more

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French Blood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
French Blood Alban Lenoir, Samuel Jouy, Paul Hamy

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Blood in the Face is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Thomas Robb
Blood in the Face is a 1991 documentary film about white supremacy groups in North America. It was directed by Anne Bohlen, Kevin Rafferty and James Ridgeway. It features many interviews with ...more

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Neo Ned is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Gabrielle Union, Jeremy Renner, Cary Elwes
Neo Ned is a 2005 romance drama film starring Jeremy Renner, Gabrielle Union, Sally Kirkland, Cary Elwes, Eddie Kaye Thomas and Ethan Suplee. It was written by Tim Boughn and directed by Van

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Surf Nazis Must Die is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Gail Neely, Gene Mitchell, Tom Shell
Surf Nazis Must Die is a 1987 American comedy film directed by Peter George and starring Gail Neely, Barry Brenner, and Robert Harden. It was produced by The Institute, a production company ...more

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Nattbuss 807 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Great Movies About Neo-Nazis & Skinheads
Mollevangsvagen added Nattbuss 807 Babben Larsson, Fredrik Dolk, Johan Hedenberg
Nattbuss 807 is a 1997 film directed by David Flamholc. The movie is based on a true story about a conflict between two groups of youths in the suburbs of Stockholm, a conflict with tragic ...more