Most Popular "Reference To Martin Luther King" Titles
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2. Patriots Day (2016)
R | 133 min | Crime, Drama, History
The story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists responsible.
Votes: 52,479 | Gross: $31.89M
3. Before Midnight (2013)
R | 109 min | Drama, Romance
We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.
Votes: 108,677 | Gross: $8.11M
5. 100 Girls (2000)
R | 94 min | Comedy, Romance
This sexy, teen-comedy is about a freshman, Matthew, at college who meets his dream girl in a dorm elevator during a blackout. He never sees her face, but instantly falls in love. In the ... See full summary »
8. The Sapphires (2012)
PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
It's 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all-girl group The Sapphires entertain the US troops in Vietnam.
Votes: 11,234 | Gross: $2.45M
9. Save the Tiger (1973)
R | 100 min | Drama
A disillusioned aging decent man and once proud WWII veteran is dealing with midlife crisis as well as a tough moral dilemma. If he wants his small near-bankrupt clothing company to survive, he has two days to let go of his shaken morals.
11. The Crossing (1990)
92 min | Drama, Romance
After 18 months Sam returns to his place of birth. He wants to ask his girlfriend Meg who he had let down when he left, to go with him to the big city. However Meg was deeply sad because of... See full summary »
13. Freedom Song (2000 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 112 min | Drama
A tale about a young man's bout in the 1960s, in Mississippi, before Blacks were allowed to vote, and did sit ins at White establishments. The harrowing ordeals people wanting the same opportunities had to go through.
14. La marche (2013)
120 min | Drama
Inspired from a true story of 1983. The story of a 1000 km peaceful march from Paris to Marseille fighting against racial discrimination and fighting for equality.
16. The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
PG | 112 min | Biography, Drama
The story of the late J. Edgar Hoover, who was head of the FBI from 1924-1972. The film follows Hoover from his racket-busting days through his reign under eight U.S. presidents.
17. The Vernon Johns Story (1994 TV Movie)
PG | 100 min | Biography, Drama
Vernon Johns, a brilliant man coupled with an eloquent speaker, upsets his community through his radical ideas on social change and economic independence of blacks. From his pulpit, he ... See full summary »
21. The Boy King (1986 TV Movie)
Drama focusing on young Martin Luther King Jr.'s early encounters with prejudice and how the love and courage of his family moved him to speak out against segregation and become a leader in...
22. Unconquered (1989 TV Movie)
113 min | Drama
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.
23. Åpen framtid (1983)
118 min | Drama
A 16 year old boy growing up in the 60'ies, trying to go his own ways. He is inseparable from his friends and starts dropping school and starts experimenting with life, sex, drugs, alcohol.
24. Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come (2016 TV Special)
120 min | Documentary, Music
A 2-hour special from Radio City Music Hall celebrating Tony Bennett's 90th birthday, with tributes from music's most prominent artists as well as retrospective segments on his ... See full summary »
26. A Ripple of Hope (2008)
55 min | Documentary
It was April 4, 1968. At 6:01 p.m., across the street from the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, a gunman fired a rifle-and the leader of the civil rights movement, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., ... See full summary »
27. American Psyche (2007)
55 min | Documentary
American Psyche seeks to find the every-day American perspective on social and political life in America following the events of 9/11. Traveling from New York City to Los Angeles, two ... See full summary »
28. As Aventuras de Agamenon, o Repórter (2012)
74 min | Comedy, History
The trajectory of the clumsy reporter Agamenon Mendes Pereira, always present in key events of history, his biggest scoops and his eternal love for Isaura, who survives his unexpected travels around the world, in search of news and fame.
29. Satyagraha (1983 TV Movie)
168 min | Biography, Drama, History
Opera about the life and work of Mohandas K. Gandhi, named after his technique of passive resistance that he began in South Africa and employed in his native India.
30. Pip & Zastrow: An American Friendship (2008)
75 min | Documentary
Pip & Zastrow: An American Friendship is the true story of two men who cross racial boundaries during segregation in the 1940s and form a life-long friendship that takes extraordinary turns... See full summary »
93 min | Documentary, History, War
Renegade filmmaker Georg Koszulinski takes on Florida's history from a decidedly different point of view. Blending archival and original footage, he brings to life a cast of historical ... See full summary »
33. Em Compasso de Espera (1969)
98 min | Drama
Antunes Filho's Em Compasso de Espera is a film which promotes the idea of race equality by means of showing various struggles that the main hero has to go through. Black self awareness in ... See full summary »
35. King in Chicago (2008)
77 min | Documentary
In the national celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday each year, most Americans recall or learn about Dr. King's leadership in confronting southern racism in Selma and ... See full summary »
39. American Kings (2009)
117 min | Documentary, Sport
A high school football team of NYC immigrants searching for the American Dream, coached by a recovering heroin addict working for redemption, fights for their 10th NYC Championship in 12 years.
40. Down South (2009)
4 min | Short, Crime
James Earl Ray waits for Martin Luther King to appear on the balcony outside of the Lorraine Motel. When the moment comes sooner than he thought he's forced to make a quick decision.
Drama | Filming
In 1944, Bertie Bowman- a poor impressionable kid, heard South Carolina Senator Burnet Maybank declare: "If y'all ever get up to Washington, D.C., drop by and see me!" Though Maybank was ... See full summary »
42. Julian Bond (2012)
32 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
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 »
44. Down to Earth (I) (2008)
27 min | Documentary, Short
On April 4 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, on the eve of a peaceful march. On the 40th anniversary of this tragic event, we present a documentary about ... See full summary »
32 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Dr. Martin Luther King understood well the importance of documenting the Civil Rights Movement. There was one photojournalist that he trusted above all others. This film documents the civil... See full summary »
46. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: The Making of a Dream (2004 TV Short)
Clone High (2002–2003)
A Room of One's Clone: The Pie of the Storm
TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Abe is stuck in the middle of a Civil War between Joan and Cleo when they are forced to move in together. And by "Civil War" I mean "girl fight" and by "move in together" I mean "roll around ripping each other's clothes off."
Eyes on the Prize (1987– )
TV-PG | 57 min | Documentary, History
The beginnings of the U.S. Civil rights struggle is profiled, including the Emmett Till murder trial and the Rosa Parks arrest/Montgomery bus boycott.