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'Guilty Until Proven Innocent': Racial Trial Dramas

African-Americans fight institutional discrimination as they make their cases in these thrilling courtroom dramas, including 'To Kill a Mockingbird', 'Amistad', and 'The Hurricane'.

'Movies Like 12 Angry Men': Classic Courtroom Sagas

Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, exhibit A: our collection of the best courtroom dramas from yesteryear. Which takes the top spot: '12 Angry Men', 'To Kill a Mockingbird', or 'Breaker Morant'. You be the judge!

'Movies Like Belle': Historical American Slavery Movies

Gain a gut-wrenching insight into America's troubled past with these dramas exploring the American slave trade. Also check out 'Black Venus', the biopic of 'Hottentot Venus' Sarah Baartman, for a related narrative set in France.

'Movies Like The Patriot': American History Revisted

Historical films depicting the American Colonial Era up until the Civil War - Watch the pioneers pioneer, the fathers found, and the patriots...patriot? Make sure to check out Steven Spielberg's 'Amistad' for a hard-hitting look at the slave-trade!

African-American Drama Classics

Often detailing African-Americans struggle for acceptance in their own country, these stellar examples of black cinema more than stand the test of time.

'Movies Like Titanic': 90s Historical Epics

Enjoy that particular aesthetic of films like 'Braveheart' and 'Queen Margot'? Check out this list of movies produced in the 90s, about periods where cameras weren't even a glint in Joseph Niepce's eye.

'A Self Evident List': Human Rights Movies

This collection explores the different protests, struggles, and horrors that have contributed to the advancement of human rights in today's society. Heavy but rewarding viewing!

Spielberg Drama

Anyone who hasn't heard of legendary director Steven Spielberg can only have been living in a cave, under a rock, with earplugs in, unconscious for the past 40 odd years. Check out the breadth of his dramatic productions with this list.

'Movies like The Blind Side': Problematic White Savior Movies

This collection of movies have been dubbed part of the 'White Savior' phenomenon, depicting caucasian protagonists in their efforts to educate, protect, and elevate people of color. Whether you think the critics are correct or not, their point is worth considering.

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