Films set in Alabama

Here's a list, probably incomplete, of films set in Alabama.
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1.
Alabama Moon (2009)
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After the unexpected death of his survivalist father, an eleven-year-old boy raised in the Alabama wilderness must learn how to make a home in the modern world. (99 mins.)
Director: Tim McCanlies
 
2.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice. (129 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
3.
The Little Foxes (1941)
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The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the twentieth century. (116 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
4.
The Rosa Parks Story (2002 TV Movie)
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A seamstress recalls events leading to her act of peaceful defiance that prompted the 1955 bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. (97 mins.)
Director: Julie Dash
 
5.
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
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#1 NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby stays atop the heap thanks to a pact with his best friend and teammate, Cal Naughton, Jr. But when a French Formula One driver, makes his way up the ladder, Ricky Bobby's talent and devotion are put to the test. (108 mins.)
Director: Adam McKay
 
6.
The Miracle Worker (1962)
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The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate. (106 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
 
7.
Big Fish (2003)
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A frustrated son tries to determine the fact from fiction in his dying father's life. (125 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
8.
Forrest Gump (1994)
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JFK, LBJ, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
9.
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
Episode: Polly (1989)
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An musical adaptation of the book "Pollyanna" set in the 1950's in which an orphan tries to use gladness to unite the people in a small southern town (120 mins.)
 
10.
Constellation (2005)
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A painter living in exile returns home where his family endured generations of racial violence. There he begins to fantasize the people around him as a series of portraits in order to bury the pain and find something beautiful to feel. (96 mins.)
 
11.
The Tuskegee Airmen (1995 TV Movie)
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The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II (106 mins.)
 
12.
Manhunter (1986)
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Former FBI profiler Will Graham returns to service to pursue a deranged serial murderer named "the Tooth Fairy" by the media. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
13.
The Fighting Kentuckian (1949)
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Following Napoleon's Waterloo defeat and the exile of his officers and their families from France, the U.S.Congress... (100 mins.)
Director: George Waggner
 
14.
Crazy in Alabama (1999)
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An abused wife heads to California to become a movie star while her nephew back in Alabama has to deal with a racially-motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff. (111 mins.)
 
15.
The Grass Harp (1995)
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After his mother's death, Collin Fenwick goes to live with his father's cousins, the wealthy, avaricious... (107 mins.)
Director: Charles Matthau
 
16.
Quiltmakers of Gee's Bend (2005 Documentary)
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This award-winning film airs nationally on PBS. It documents the lives of a group of African-American women from Alabama's Black Belt region, who see their lives radically changed as their artwork is suddenly recognized and embraced by the elite American museum world. (60 mins.)
Director: Celia Carey
 
17.
The Long Walk Home (1990)
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Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Pearce
 
18.
Heart of Dixie (1989)
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Three young sorority women try to find love with potential men, while worrying about changes in their way of life when integration begins at their college in 1957 segregated Alabama. (95 mins.)
Director: Martin Davidson
 
19.
The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992 TV Series)
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The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers... (240 mins.)
 
20.
Honeydripper (2007)
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1950. Rural Alabama. Cotton harvest. It's a make-or-break weekend for the Honeydripper Lounge and its owner... (124 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
21.
Another Part of the Forest (1948)
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This 'prequel' to The Little Foxes tells how the ruthless members of the old-South Hubbard family got that way. (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
 
22.
Stay Hungry (1976)
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A syndicate wants to buy a whole district to rebuild it. They've bought every house except the small gym "Olympic"... (102 mins.)
Director: Bob Rafelson
 
23.
The Wonderful World of Disney (1995 TV Series)
Episode: Selma, Lord, Selma (1999)
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In 1965 Alabama, an 11 year old girl (Jurnee Smollett) is touched by a speech by Martin Luther King... (120 mins.)
 
24.
Unconquered (1989 TV Movie)
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In 1962 in Montgomery, Alabama, State Attorney Richard Flowers is one of few willing to fight racial injustices even if it costs him his family's peace. (113 mins.)
Director: Dick Lowry
 
25.
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
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A housewife who is unhappy with her life befriends an old lady in a nursing home and is enthralled by the tales she tells of people she used to know. (130 mins.)
Director: Jon Avnet
 
26.
Blue Sky (1994)
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Jessica Lange stars in a period drama about a family moving to a military base, and she quickly becomes part of a cover-up involving nuclear bomb tests. (101 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
27.
Hounddog (2007)
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A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley. (102 mins.)
 
28.
My Cousin Vinny (1992)
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Two New Yorkers are accused of murder in rural Alabama while on their way back to college, and one of their cousins--an inexperienced, loudmouth lawyer not accustomed to Southern rules and manners--comes in to defend them. (120 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Lynn
 
29.
Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
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A young woman who's reinvented herself as a New York socialite must return home to Alabama to obtain a divorce from her husband, after seven years of separation. (108 mins.)
Director: Andy Tennant
 
30.
The Phenix City Story (1955)
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A crime-busting lawyer and his initially reluctant attorney father take on the forces that run gambling and prostitution in their small Southern town. (100 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
31.
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000 Documentary)
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The history of the "Scottsboro Boys," a group of African American men who were victims of a racist miscarriage of justice that became a national controversy. (84 mins.)
 
32.
Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
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The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over county lines in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff. (96 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
33.
The Pacific (2010 Mini-Series)
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The Pacific Theatre of World War 2, as seen through the eyes of several young Marines. (530 mins.)
 
34.
Hell and Mr. Fudge (2012)
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In 1970's Alabama, a young preacher struggles with his faith, and attacks from his church, after being hired to prove whether or not Hell exists. (97 mins.)
Director: Jeff Wood
 
35.
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
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After being mistaken for terrorists and thrown into Guantnamo Bay, stoners Harold and Kumar escape and return to the U.S., where they proceed to flee across the country with federal agents in hot pursuit. (104 mins.)
 
36.
Nothing But a Man (1964)
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A proud black man and his school-teacher wife face discriminatory challenges in 1960s America. (95 mins.)
Director: Michael Roemer
 
37.
George Wallace (1997 TV Movie)
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Following Alabama governor George Wallace through segregation, presidential elections, an assassination attempt and personal trauma. (178 mins.)
 
38.
The Story of Doctor Carver (1938 Short Film)
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The story of Dr. George Washington Carver (1864-1943), black educator and horticulturist. He is perhaps most... (10 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
39.
Judge Horton and the Scottsboro Boys (1976 TV Movie)
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In 1930s Alabama, nine young black men are accused of raping two white women. The judge in the case... (100 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
40.
SpaceCamp (1986)
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The young attendees of a space camp find themselves in space for real when their shuttle is accidently launched into orbit. (107 mins.)
Director: Harry Winer
 
41.
A Smile as Big as the Moon (2012 TV Movie)
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a special education teacher, helps his students, & trains them, & looks for ways to take them to where they are dreaming to go, space camp!