Most Popular "Freedom Rider" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year







































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »





Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Lee Daniels' The Butler (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 132 min | Biography, Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
66 Metascore

As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society.

Writers: Danny Strong, Wil Haygood | Director: Lee Daniels | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda

Votes: 76,837

2. And the Children Shall Lead (1985 TV Movie)

58 min | Drama, Family

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Mississippi in the early '60s is the setting for this story of a 12-year-old African-American girl who, along with her white friends, tries to ease increasing racial tensions.

Writer: Emma Pullen | Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Danny Glover, Pam Potillo, LeVar Burton, Denise Nicholas

Votes: 52

3. Free, White and 21 (1963)

104 min | Drama

3.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

The central conflict in this film is whether African-American businessman Ernie Jones (played by O'Neal) raped Swedish immigrant and civil rights Freedom Rider Greta Mae Hansen (played by ... See full summary »

Writers: Larry Buchanan, Harold Hoffman, Cliff Pope | Director: Larry Buchanan | Stars: Frederick O'Neal, Annalena Lund, George Edgley, Johnny Hicks

Votes: 35

4. An Ordinary Hero: The True Story of Joan Trumpauer Mulholland (2013)

91 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The amazing true story of one white Southern woman's courage to choose her convictions and join the Civil Rights Movement. By the time she was 19, Joan Trumpauer was shot at, attacked, and ... See full summary »

Writer: Loki Mulholland | Director: Loki Mulholland | Stars: Luvaughn Brown, Dion Diamond, Eric Etheridge, Reginald Green

Votes: 12

5. Dancing with the Prime Minister (2010)

26 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

On an unseasonably warm evening in 1968 Australian Prime Minister John Gorton, wearing evening dress, walked slowly along a line of 25 young Aboriginal women, dressed in white satin, standing silently in the Sydney Town Hall.

Writers: Anna Cole, Lara Cole | Director: Lara Cole

6. Julian Bond (2012)

32 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

As Julian Bond traces his roots back to slavery, the audience is confronted with a unique opportunity to observe the 20th century through the eyes of one of its key witnesses. Now in his ... See full summary »

Director: Eduardo Montes Bradley | Star: Julian Bond

7. In the Wake of the Assassins (2007)

86 min | Biography, Crime

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In the mob-controlled town of Phenix City, Alabama in the 1950s, a crusading lawyer is assassinated after he is elected attorney general on a platform of 'Man Against Crime'. His son ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Clem