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CULTURE CLASSICS – Boyz N The Hood

#RunTheCulture For today’s #CultureClassic we’re going back to the genesis of hip-hop meeting Hollywood with the OG that started it all, Boyz N The Hood. Boyz N The Hood was the 1991 film written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial debut, and starring big names at the time and future prominent creators for The Culture including Ice Cube, Cuba…

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Top Black Christmas Movies

  It’s the holiday season so we’ve put together a list of some of the best black Christmas movies you can watch with the fam. From family dramas, to family comidies to a musical starring the King of Pop, check out these 8 black holiday flicks that rep for The Culture.   Almost Christmas (2016)…

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Culture Classics – Malcom X

  November is here and with mid-term elections in the U.S. right around the corner we want to feature one of the most pro-black and political engaged #CultureClassics in The Culture’s film vault, Malcom X.     One of the greatest black autobiographies (written by Alex Haley) turned into a biographical epic of the controversial and…

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Culture Classics – Candyman x Tales From The Hood

  Halloween is right around the corner and we’ve got not one but two #CultureClassics for you today that rep Spooky SZN to the fullest, Candyman and Tales From the Hood.   Candyman is a slasher film that dropped in 1992 about a college student studying urban legends who comes across the legend of the “Candyman” (played to…

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The $100 Million Dollar Black Director’s Club 2018

  This past weekend The Equalizer 2 starring Denzel Washington crossed the $100 million dollar mark at the box office. This means director Antoine Fuqa joins the $100 Million Dollar Black Director’s Club for 2018. He joins fellow creators for The Culture Ryan Coogler director of the mega-hit Black Panther which has grossed an astonishing 1.3…

BlacKKKlansman Signals The Return Of Spike Lee

  Famed creator for The Culture Spike Lee is officially back. This past weekend Lee’s latest film BlacKKKlansman had the biggest opening for the director in 10 years making $10.8 million. BlacKKKlansman is the incredible yet true story of Ron Stallworth a black detective in Colorado Springs in 70’s who managed to dupe the kkk…

13 Best Black Biopics

  Biopics are an excellent way of bringing black legends to life for a new generation. From legendary leaders to  athletes and singers, here is our list of the top 13 black biopics For The Culture on the big screen. *There is a lot of Chadwick Boseman on this list but as much as we…

Culture Classics I Blade Trailer

  Every Thursday we like to take it back and give you a #CultureClassic. A clip from a film/TV show or a music video from back in the day that reps The Culture to the fullest!   For Comic Con week we have to take it back to the OG epic black super hero film.…