Best Black History Movies That All Families Should Watch


Explore the life of Bayard Rustin, an unsung hero of the Civil Rights Movement, in this biopic starring Colman Domingo. (Watch on Netflix)


Delve into the story of Mamie Till-Mobley's relentless fight for justice after the tragic lynching of her son, Emmett Till, in 1955. (Watch on Amazon)


Discover the life and legacy of iconic dancer Alvin Ailey through his own words in this captivating film. (Watch on Hulu)

The Hate U Give:

Follow Starr as she navigates between two worlds after witnessing a tragic event, based on the bestselling novel. (Watch on Amazon)

Summer of Soul:

Experience the power of music during The Harlem Cultural Festival of 1969 in this documentary by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson. (Watch on Hulu)

Red Tails:

Witness the triumphs and struggles of the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II in this compelling film. (Watch on Amazon)

Ride to Freedom: The Rosa Parks Story:

Dive deeper into the events leading up to Rosa Parks' historic act of defiance in this captivating portrayal. (Watch on Amazon)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday:

Uncover the controversy surrounding jazz legend Billie Holiday's life and career in this gripping biographical drama. (Watch on Hulu)

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks:

Explore the untold story of Henrietta Lacks and her invaluable contributions to medical science. (Watch on Amazon)

Kevin Hart s Guide to Black History:

Laugh and learn as Kevin Hart and friends highlight lesser-known icons in Black History. (Watch on YouTube)