Black Comedy

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Irish Jam (2006)
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Upon discovering that their town is up for sale, crafty Irish villagers scheme to raise the money to prevent the buy-out... (94 mins.)
Director: John Eyres
 
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Who Made the Potatoe Salad? (2006)
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An urban romantic comedy about a young San Diego policeman who travels to Los Angeles with his fiancée to meet her dysfunctional family and announce their engagement. (90 mins.)
 
3.
Next Friday (2000)
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Uncle Elroy and Day Day owe money on taxes so Craig finds a way to steal from the next door neighbors to pay off the taxes so Uncle Elroy's house doesn't get put up for auction. (98 mins.)
Director: Steve Carr
 
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Trippin' (1999)
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Greg is near the end of his senior year in high school, wanting to go to the prom, eyeing Cinny (the school's beauty with brains) from afar... (94 mins.)
Director: David Raynr
 
5.
The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)
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In the future, a man struggles to keep his lunar nightclub out of the hands of the mafia. (95 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
 
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Dirty Laundry (2006)
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A modern-day prodigal son story with a twist. It follows Patrick, a magazine writer, who seems to have the "perfect life," until one day, there is a knock at the door. On the other side stands a secret that brings him face to face with the traditional southern family he hasn't seen in over 10 years. (100 mins.)
Director: Maurice Jamal
 
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The Fighting Temptations (2003)
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A New York advertising executive travels to a small Southern town to collect an inheritance but finds he must create a gospel choir and lead it to success before he can collect. (123 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Lynn
 
8.
3 Strikes (2000)
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Brian Hooks plays a character who is just released from jail. And the state adopts a "3 strikes" rule for felons that involves serious penalties... (82 mins.)
Director: DJ Pooh
 
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Mo' Money (1992)
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Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee... (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Macdonald
 
10.
Who's the Man? (1993)
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Ed Lover and Doctor Dre are two inept barbers. Deciding that maybe they ought to find another line of work... (85 mins.)
Director: Ted Demme
 
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Guess Who (2005)
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A young woman, Theresa, brings her boyfriend, Simon, home to meet her parents and surprise them with the news of their engagement. Another surprise: Simon is white. (105 mins.)
 
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Made in America (1993)
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A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white. (111 mins.)
 
13.
Hair Show (2004)
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Peaches, a hair stylist from Baltimore, and her estranged sister, Angela, the owner of an upscale salon in Beverly Hills... (105 mins.)
Director: Leslie Small
 
14.
Phat Girlz (2006)
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Two plus-sized ladies meet the men of their dreams in the most unexpected of ways. (99 mins.)
Director: Nnegest Likké
 
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B*A*P*S (1997)
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Two tacky homegirls move to L.A. to become dancers; instead they scam a dying millionaire but eventually become B*A*P*S (Black American Princesses). (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Townsend
 
16.
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
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An arrogant career woman plays a series of heartless mind-games with her boyfriend to "put him in line," only to discover that he has a few tricks up his own sleeve. (90 mins.)
Director: Mark Brown
 
17.
Barbershop (2002)
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A day in the life of a South Side Chicago barbershop. (102 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
 
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The Wash (2001)
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With the rent due and his car booted, Sean (Dr. Dre) has to come up with some ends...and fast. When his best buddy and roommate Dee Loc (Snoop Dogg)... (93 mins.)
Director: DJ Pooh
 
19.
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)
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"Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of several U.S... (89 mins.)
Director: Paris Barclay
 
21.
Senseless (1998)
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A student gets his senses enhanced by an experimental drug. But abuse is not an option. (93 mins.)
 
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Dance Flick (2009)
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Street dancer Thomas Uncles is from the wrong side of the tracks, but his bond with the beautiful Megan White might help the duo realize their dreams as they enter in the mother of all dance battles. (83 mins.)
 
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A Map of the World (1999)
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A woman's life falls apart after she's blamed for an accident on her property. (125 mins.)
Director: Scott Elliott
 
24.
The Hours (2002)
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The story of how the novel "Mrs. Dalloway" affects three generations of women, all of whom, in one way or another, have had to deal with suicide in their lives. (114 mins.)
Director: Stephen Daldry