Most Popular "Negro Spiritual" Titles
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1. Madea's Witness Protection (2012)
PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A Wall Street investment banker who has been set up as the linchpin of his company's mob-backed Ponzi scheme is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea's southern home.
Votes: 7,806 | Gross: $65.62M
2. Sounder (1972)
G | 105 min | Drama, Family
The oldest son of a loving and strong family of black sharecroppers comes of age in the Depression-era South after his father is imprisoned for stealing food.
3. Hurry Sundown (1967)
Approved | 146 min | Drama
Following the Second World War, a northern cannery combine negotiates for the purchase of a large tract of uncultivated Georgia farmland. The major portion of the land is owned by Julie Ann... See full summary »
4. Dear America: A Picture of Freedom (1999 TV Short)
30 min | Short, Drama, Family
Living on a Southern plantation before the Civil War, a young slave girl secretly learns how to read and write, and determines to teach others.
6. Songs Are Free (1991 TV Movie)
58 min | Documentary, History, Music
Historian, educator, composer, and vocalist Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon is interviewed by Bill Moyers. Interwoven with footage of her and Sweet Honey in the Rock's musical performances and ... See full summary »
7. Treasured Ballads (1949)
Approved | 10 min | Short, Music
The first of 16 musical shorts directed and produced by W. Lee Wilder featuring traditional southern-USA church spirituals and folk-music. An unidentified chorus directed by Jester Hairston... See full summary »
Eyes on the Prize (1987– )
Mississippi: Is This America?: 1962-1964
57 min | Documentary, History
1964 sees the advent of Freedom Summer. Volunteers from across the country travel to the south to register Negro voters. Despite the disappearance of three volunteers in Mississippi who are... See full summary »
Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama, History
Van Alland remains suspicious of Sebso, the dying Commodore seeks a rapprochements with illegitimate son Jimmy, and Margaret leaves after a domestic argument with Nucky.