Black History Month: Critically Acclaimed Stories to Stream on Netflix

From powerful stories throughout history to cult classic favorites, these are the Netflix standouts to watch this month and all year round.

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Dolemite Is My Name
Dolemite Is My Name
3.5
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Moonlight
3.6
max dogear
+6
Ali
3.5
starz play dogear
+5
Purple Rain
3.3
amc dogear
+5
American Son
3
netflix dogear
Barry
2.7
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Hustle & Flow
3.5
max dogear
+7
Bad Boys
3.4
amazon dogear
+7
Bad Boys II
3.4
amazon dogear
+7
The Black Godfather
3.8
netflix dogear
Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé
3.6
netflix dogear
High Flying Bird
3.3
netflix dogear
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
3.6
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Seven Pounds
3.6
amc dogear
+4
Black Panther
3.5
disney+ dogear
+5
Roxanne, Roxanne
3.2
netflix dogear
Quincy
4
netflix dogear
Zion
3.7
netflix dogear
Beasts of No Nation
3.8
netflix dogear
She's Gotta Have It
3.3
netflix dogear
+1
13th
4
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Paris Is Burning
4.3
max dogear
+1
Burning Sands
3.1
netflix dogear
+4
When They See Us
4.3
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What Happened, Miss Simone?
3.9
netflix dogear
+1
The Pursuit of Happyness
4.2
peacock premium dogear
+6
Pose
4.1
hulu dogear
+3
Dear White People
3.4
netflix dogear
+3
Seven Seconds
3.8
netflix dogear
Greenleaf
3.5
netflix dogear
+4
Chewing Gum
4
max dogear
+2
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
3.9
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Strong Island
3
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Dave Chappelle: Equanimity
3.9
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia
3.9
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Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain
3.9
amc dogear
+4
Across the Line
2.8
the roku channel dogear
+4
20 Feet from Stardom
3.9
google play dogear
+2
Being Mary Jane
4
paramount plus dogear
+4
Wanda Sykes: Not Normal
3.4
netflix dogear