Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "South Central Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA"


1. Lethal Weapon (1987)

R | 110 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.6
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67 Metascore

A veteran cop, Murtaugh, is partnered with a young suicidal cop, Riggs. Both having one thing in common; hating working in pairs. Now they must learn to work with one another to stop a gang of drug smugglers.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan

Votes: 190,348 | Gross: $65.21M

2. Training Day (2001)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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70 Metascore

On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn, Tom Berenger

Votes: 304,995 | Gross: $76.26M

3. Menace II Society (1993)

R | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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76 Metascore

A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.

Directors: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes | Stars: Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate, June Kyoto Lu, Toshi Toda

Votes: 39,389 | Gross: $27.90M

4. Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

X | 91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.4
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A police sergeant and an unlikely band of criminals defend a closing LA precinct office on New Years Eve against an army of gang members.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Martin West

Votes: 31,705

5. Bad Ass (2012)

R | 90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.5
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A Vietnam veteran who becomes a local hero after saving a man from attackers on a city bus decides to take action when his best friend is murdered and the police show little interest in solving the crime.

Director: Craig Moss | Stars: Danny Trejo, Charles S. Dutton, Ron Perlman, Patrick Fabian

Votes: 15,610

6. Night of the Demons (1988)

R | 90 min | Horror

6.3
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A group of teens party at an abandoned funeral parlor on Halloween night. When an evil force awakens, demonic spirits keep them from leaving and turn their party into a living hell.

Director: Kevin Tenney | Stars: Cathy Podewell, Alvin Alexis, Hal Havins, Allison Barron

Votes: 8,925 | Gross: $3.11M

7. Sicko (2007)

PG-13 | 123 min | Documentary, Drama

8.0
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74 Metascore

A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths.

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, Tucker Albrizzi, Tony Benn, George W. Bush

Votes: 66,505 | Gross: $24.53M

8. The Rookie (1990)

R | 120 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.8
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Clint Eastwood plays a veteran detective who gets stuck with a rookie cop (Charlie Sheen) to chase down a German crook (Raul Julia.)

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Charlie Sheen, Raul Julia, Sonia Braga

Votes: 20,158 | Gross: $21.63M

9. Robbery Homicide Division (2002–2003)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Drama centers on Lt. Sam Cole and his team of cops in the elite robbery/homicide division of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Tom Sizemore, David Cubitt, Klea Scott, Barry Shabaka Henley

Votes: 281

10. Ribbons (2016)

95 min | Drama, Thriller

7.4
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A wounded young soldier and a psychologically damaged girl get caught in the crossfire between her estranged family and an Armenian hitman.

Director: Elias Matar | Stars: Brian Krause, Patrick Rodriguez, Haidyn Harvey, Anna Easteden

Votes: 7

11. Heat Wave (1990 TV Movie)

R | 100 min | Drama, History

6.9
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The events that led to the 1965's racial riots in Watts, Los Angeles, are covered by a black messenger-turned-reporter at the L.A. Times, as he was one of the first correspondents to arrive... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood, James Earl Jones, Margaret Avery

Votes: 137

12. A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich (1978)

PG | 107 min | Drama

6.9
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Benjie is a troubled teen in Los Angeles, living with his grandmother, mother, and her new boyfriend. Traumatized by his father's desertion and the situation at home, Benjie gets introduced... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Nelson | Stars: Cicely Tyson, Paul Winfield, Larry B. Scott, Helen Martin

Votes: 139

13. Twice Dead (1988)

R | 87 min | Thriller, Horror

5.5
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The Cates family is thrilled to learn they have inherited the old mansion of the deranged, stage actor, Tyler Walker. They arrive to discover that the mansion has turned into a playground ... See full summary »

Director: Bert L. Dragin | Stars: Tom Bresnahan, Jill Whitlow, Jonathan Chapin, Christopher Burgard

Votes: 329

14. Slumber Party (2005 Video)

R | 76 min | Comedy

3.2
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When Naomi, a fine, young sexy thing from South Central LA is invited to Palm Springs by her rich Uncle Bob to house sit for the weekend, she jumps at the chance to get out of the hood. But... See full summary »

Directors: Jazmine Bizzoco, Crystal Ellis, Venice Ventresca | Stars: Tyrell Ellis, Taetta Chip, Hakim Muhammad, Tianah Patterson

Votes: 73

15. Lord Help Us (2007 Video)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

3.8
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An urban romantic comedy about two young misfits who help a recently widowed elderly Baptist preacher regain his church after members of his congregation are convinced he's planning on eloping with a woman forty-five years his junior.

Director: Shavar Ross | Stars: Joe Clair, Nadia Turner, Bill Toliver, Margaret Avery

Votes: 150

16. License to Operate (2015)

101 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

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Former Los Angeles gang leaders unite to stop the violence they were once a part of. We capture the summer of 2013 as these men strive to break the cycle of retaliation killing and rebuild a sense of hope in their communities.

Director: James Lipetzky | Stars: Aquil Basheer, Stinson Brown, Reece Cody, Carissa Falls

17. Mau-Mau (1955)

58 min | Documentary, Drama

4.8
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Newsman Chet Huntley narrates this documentary showing the rise of the African resistance movement known as the "Mau-Mau" against British rule in East Africa in the early 1950s.

Director: Elwood Price | Star: Chet Huntley

Votes: 10

18. Two Degrees (2001)

119 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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In the next 18 hours in South Central L.A., Jazzy and Terry meet, fall in lust and bet their lives on one last chance to get out.

Director: Tony Spires | Stars: Don 'D.C.' Curry, William L. Johnson, Yvette Ward, Chantal Lashon

Votes: 17

19. Street Dogs of South Central (2013)

83 min | Documentary

8.9
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Street Dogs of South Central is an 85 minute documentary narrated by Queen Latifah. The film follows Elsie, a Black Labrador mix, and her struggle to raise her puppies on the streets of Los Angeles.

Director: Bill Marin | Star: Queen Latifah

Votes: 28

20. C-Walk: It's a Way of Livin' (2003 Video)

Unrated | 85 min | Documentary

6.6
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Straight off the streets of South Central L.A., CJ Mac brings you a documentary about a gang ritual that has become a popular dance craze. Hear the opinions from the artists who made the ... See full summary »

Director: CJ Mac | Stars: Crips, Jonathan Davis, Warren G., Ice-T

Votes: 17

21. Banged Out (2002 Video)

R | 80 min | Action, Crime

4.0
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The story is simple - three guys; cousins from the same family, one a member of the Bloods, the other a member of the Crips, the third, caught between the ignorance. An urban tale, spawning... See full summary »

Director: Richard McGregor | Stars: Shaun Baker, Clifton Powell, Steven Williams

Votes: 25

22. The Brothers Grim (2001)

31 min | Drama, Short, Romance

5.6
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Director: Adam Consolo | Stars: William Boy-Jenkins, Todd Buteaux, Mary Thornton, Julian Bane

Votes: 20

23. A Taste of Us (2004)

35 min | Drama, Short

6.9
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Set in the 1960's south during racial tension, "A Taste of Us" is the surreal psychological drama about the Reverend Henry Lee Thomas, an African-American minister who tries to re-unite with his dysfunctional family on Thanksgiving Day.

Director: Shavar Ross | Stars: Emayatzy Corinealdi, Regina Crisp, Justin Ipock, Jasper Littlejohn

Votes: 8

24. Street Apostle (2012)

49 min | Documentary

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An in-depth and behind-the-scenes portrait of one of Los Angeles most infamous gangsters, Del Dog, a redeemed LA Crips leader, who is now working to spread unity throughout the hoods of LA.

Director: Kinsey Beck | Stars: Del Dog, Steve Harvey, Ice Cube

25. Welcome to Eden (2009)

89 min | Documentary

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In the Summer of 2006, after more than fifteen years of working and developing a fourteen acre plot of blighted land into the largest and most productive urban farm in America, the farmers ... See full summary »

Director: Michael McGreevey | Stars: Sherman Austin, Joan Baez, Daryl Hannah, Julia Butterfly Hill

26. Cesar Millan: Love My Pit Bull (2014 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

8.9
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Director: Marc McCrudden | Stars: Robert Clotworthy, Julie Conway, Leslie Corea, Tony Cárdenas

Votes: 15

27. Jigga Jones (2006 Video)

48 min

8.0
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Young Filmakers ride-a-long with a career criminal fueled by alcohol and profanity. Felonies fly as the camera takes the filmmakers into the deepest parts of the criminal underworld in Los Angeles.

Stars: Laura Azevedo, Abraham Haddad, Jessica Levith, Sharon Morris

Votes: 10

28. EBT (It's Free Swipe Yo EBT) (2011 Video)

Short, Music, Musical

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Keywanda is a mother of 10 children and living off welfare. Her job is to keep having children to keep the California Welfare flowing in.

Director: Chapter Jackson | Star: Chapter Jackson

29. Big O Butt (2014 Video)

Short, Music

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Director: Chapter Jackson | Stars: Kenneth Bell, Freddie Edo, Emmy, Jordan

30. If I Was Like You (2009)

Short, Drama

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Director: Wesley Du | Stars: Keo Woolford, David Huynh, Sebastian Velmont, Christian Bouldin

31. Decisions (2004 Video)

85 min | Drama

6.8
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Directors: Tim Alexander, Master P | Stars: D'Juan Baham, Ameer Baraka, Jackie Elam, Scott Mervine

Votes: 11

32. Urban Jungle 2: South Central (2005– )

60 min | Reality-TV

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Stars: Jeremy Darrah, Georgie Donovan, Peter Esquivel, Aubrey Jangraw

33. By Any Means Necessary (2011)

68 min | Documentary, History, News

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In the heat of the Rodney King Riot many memories were made, some more gruesome than others. Now almost 19 years later, people are beginning to share their experiences. From South Central ... See full summary »

Director: Lyla Matar | Stars: Aldo Gonzalez, Lyla Matar, Woody Stubblefield

34. Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives (2012– )

60 min | Reality-TV

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The show follows a different charity each episode, and more specifically, one individual that has worked with that specific charity and has recovered or made an improvement in his or her life.

Stars: Shannon Elizabeth, Dwight Howard, Brian McKnight

35. Low and Slow (1997)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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In the 1930s a new cultural practice emerged in the Mexican barrios of Los Angeles. Flamboyant horsemen began trading in their horses for highly customized automobiles with lowered ... See full summary »

Directors: Monica Delgado, Michael Van Wagenen | Star: Monica Delgado

36. Eyes Wide Open (2013)

16 min | Short

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Director: Chris Chloupek | Stars: Argo Arneson, Big Chad Welch, Jason Bond, Chris Chloupek

37. Amos (2012)

29 min | Short, Drama

9.1
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Director: Taylor Maxwell | Stars: Charles Norris, Treavor Boykin, Edward Cadena, Stewart Flores

Votes: 12

38. Youth Authority: California (2007 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

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In the 1980s, long before Snoop Dogg and the rest of his crew had found success, they were Westside gang members living a street lifestyle that often included run-ins with the law. Snoop ... See full summary »

Director: Gabriel London

39. Out of Time (2011 Video)

13 min | Short, Drama, Family

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A cinematic exploration into the life of a young African-American teenager terrorized by a stranger while battling his own angst compounded with the ruthlessness of the streets.

Director: Gary Carbo | Stars: Isaiah Dale, Wallace Demarria, Travis Hinson, Isaac Stephen Montgomery

40. Hunter (I) (2007)

18 min | Short, Drama

8.3
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Hugh serves the corporate world as an expert "headhunter." When a company needs new executives, his job is interviewing applicants and weeding out the weak. His ruthless methods begin to ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Guerif | Stars: Sybil Prince, Elliott Grey, Jill K. Allen, Andy Brosseau

Votes: 6

41. Reunion (V) (2012)

7 min | Short, Horror

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A group of of former students accept an invitation from the 'weird kid' to meet fifteen years after high school. He's weirder now, and still holds a grudge against what was done to him - ... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Brewington | Stars: Jeremy Campbell, Eric Frentzel, Ivett Gabriella, Juliet Nowlin

42. Jeopardy Program (2013 TV Movie)

Reality-TV

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A documentary about the LAPD south division program.

Director: Steve Wong | Stars: Timothy J. Gibson, Aurora Maria Lopez

43. Diego (2004)

14 min | Short, Drama

5.8
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Director: Anthony M. Puente | Stars: Iliana Carter, Sarah Flannery, Eddie Rojas

Votes: 9

44. South Main (2008)

77 min | Documentary

8.2
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In order to contain violence on the streets and rampant gang crime, city authorities decided in December 2004 to clear out and tear down one complete apartment block in South Central Los ... See full summary »

Director: Kelly Parker

Votes: 19

45. South Central Gospel (2011)

53 min | Documentary, Music

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Directors: Hronis Pehlivanidis, Jim Whitney | Star: Willie Chambers

46. Peace Process (2006)

60 min | Documentary

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"Peace Process" follows Inglewood teen poet Jabril through an informal intervention program during which he is trained to interview other teens, former gang members, journalists, artists ... See full summary »

Director: Katina Parker | Stars: Jabril Muhammad, Aceyalone, Medusa, Saul Williams

47. Mark 8:36 (2005)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.5
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An inner city kid grows to manhood in a Los Angeles ghetto and gets involved with wealthy and powerful drug pushing politicians while trying to fulfill his childhood dreams.

Directors: Justin Charles, Michael Brian Hart | Stars: Annette Homewood, Justin Charles, Lee Weaver, Claudia Genah

Votes: 10

48. South Central Farmers (2005)

7 min | Short

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A documentary completely produced within 48-hours for the Elevate Film Festival. The Subject: The South Central Farmers dispel the myth that the poor are poor because they are lazy. Many of... See full summary »

Director: Ross Guidici