Black History Month Movies

February is known as Black History Month and during this month we honor many of the greatest African Americans who have made a difference in American History. There have been several movies produced throughout the years about the lives of famous African Americans as well as the history and life that African Americans encountered over the years. If you enjoy watching movies, or are interested in learning more about African American lives then here is a list of some great movies you can watch.


The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)

A Raisin in the Sun (1961)

The Color Purple (1985)

Glory (1989)

Malcom X (1992)

The Tuskegee Airmen (1995)

Ali (2001)

The Help (2011)

The Butler (2013)

12 Years a Slave (2013)


Hope you enjoy watching these movies!