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1.
Violet Tendencies (2010)
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A woman tries to distance herself from her gay friends in an effort to land a straight boyfriend. (99 mins.)
Director: Casper Andreas
 
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Hairspray (1988)
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A 'pleasantly plump' teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show. (92 mins.)
Director: John Waters
 
3.
Hairspray (2007)
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Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show. (117 mins.)
Director: Adam Shankman
 
4.
Just Wright (2010)
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A physical therapist falls for the basketball player she is helping recover from a career-threatening injury. (100 mins.)
Director: Sanaa Hamri
 
5.
Babycakes (1989 TV Movie)
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Grace, an overweight girl, spends her Christmas trying to start up a romance with a guy who controls the subway she boards for work each day. (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Schneider
 
6.
Phat Girlz (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.0/10 X  
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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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
 
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Love on the Side (2004)
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A small-town waitress vies with a sassy city slicker for the attention of the town's most eligible bachelor. (102 mins.)
Director: Vic Sarin
 
9.
October Road (2007 TV Series)
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An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on. (43 mins.)
“ Eddie and Janet's storyline ” - Googgoofygrl
 
10.
Brown Sugar (2002)
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Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory. (109 mins.)
Director: Rick Famuyiwa
“ Queen Latifa's character is pursued by Mos Def's character.(small part of the movie) ” - Googgoofygrl
 
11.
Real Women Have Curves (2002)
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This is the story of Ana, a first generation Mexican-American teenager on the verge of becoming a woman... (90 mins.)
 
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Cry-Baby (1990)
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In 1950s Baltimore, a bad boy with a heart of gold wins the love of a good girl, whose boyfriend sets out for revenge. (85 mins.)
Director: John Waters
“ Ricki Lake's character (really small part of movie) ” - Googgoofygrl
 
13.
Beauty Shop (2005)
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A determined hairstylist (Queen Latifah) competes with her former boss (Kevin Bacon) after opening her own business in Atlanta. (105 mins.)
Director: Bille Woodruff
 
14.
Queen Sized (2008 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
An overweight girl, Maggie Baker, is elected Homecoming queen by the mean girls in the high school. (87 mins.)
Director: Peter Levin
 
15.
Beautiful Girl (2003 TV Movie)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Douglas Barr
 
16.
Drop Dead Diva (2009 TV Series)
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A vapid aspiring model killed in a car crash gets brought back to life as an intelligent, overweight lawyer, hoping to find the meaning of inner beauty. (60 mins.)
 
17.
Dogfight (1991)
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In 1963, the night before the 18 years old "Birdlace" Eddie and his friends are shipped to Vietnam.... (94 mins.)
Director: Nancy Savoca
 
18.
Not Since You (2009)
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A romantic drama about a tight-knit group of college friends who graduated from NYU the year of 9/11... (90 mins.)
Director: Jeff Stephenson