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1. My Father the Hero (1994)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.5
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42 Metascore

A teenage girl on vacation in the Bahamas with her divorced father tries to impress a potential boyfriend by saying that her father is actually her lover.

Director: Steve Miner | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Katherine Heigl, Dalton James, Lauren Hutton

Votes: 10,082 | Gross: $25.48M

2. The Occultist (1988)

Not Rated | 82 min | Action, Sci-Fi

2.3
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A cyborg private eye is hired to protect a Caribbean president visiting New York City. Unknown to him, the president's daughter is in league with his country's rebels who are trying to ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Kincaid | Stars: Rick Gianasi, Joe Derrig, Richard Mooney, Jennifer Kanter

Votes: 154

3. Toussaint Louverture (2012– )

180 min | History

7.1
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Stars: Jimmy Jean-Louis, Aïssa Maïga, Yann Ebonge, Arthur Jugnot

Votes: 80

4. Missing Persons (1990 TV Movie)

104 min | Drama

7.3
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Hetty is approached by Frank Cross, husband of her old friend Edith, to locate his son from his first marriage, whom he hasn't seen in fifty years.

Director: Derek Bennett | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Tony Melody, Jimmy Jewel, Jean Heywood

Votes: 92

5. Speak Up (2017)

122 min | Documentary

7.7
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[Ouvrir La Voix] SPEAK UP/MAKE YOUR WAY focuses on our common identities : "woman" and "black", whilst highlighting the diversity of Afropean diasporas. This documentary explores the ... See full summary »

Director: Amandine Gay

Votes: 48

6. Black Doll (2018)

4 min | Short, Action

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For Natalia's Grandmother finding a black doll in the Caribbean island was an adventure. In Kingstown, only one retailer sells black dolls, and not even the kind with kinky hair.

Director: Akley Olton

7. Caribbean Skin African Identity (2010 Video)

40 min | Documentary, Short

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Exploring the idea of African identity in the Caribbean - has it changed?

Director: Mandisa Pantin | Stars: Eniola Adelekan, Josene Clementy, Krys Darcelle Dumas, Ralph Henry

8. Black Faith (1990– )

55 min | Documentary

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Star: Stuart Hall

9. Christopher Changes His Name (2000)

7 min | Short, Animation

6.1
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The story of a little boy who doesn't want to be called Christopher anymore.

Director: Cilia Sawadogo | Stars: Christopher Plumley, Itah Sadu

Votes: 7

10. C. L. R. James Talking to Stuart Hall (1988 TV Special)

55 min

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Director: Michael Dibb | Stars: C.L.R. James, Stuart Hall

11. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Cherubim & Seraphim (1992)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A new drug developed to combat senility is ironically being distributed to teens at all-night parties and driving some to suicide.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Liza Walker, Jason Isaacs

Votes: 459

12. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Counter Culture Blues (2009)

TV-PG | 82 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The lead singer of a 60s rock band who is believed to have committed suicide 35 years earlier suddenly materializes and wants to reorganize the group.

Director: Bill Anderson | Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, Paul Panting, Tom Kane, Perdita Weeks

Votes: 423

13. Above Suspicion (2009–2012)
Episode: Deadly Intent Part 1 (2011)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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In Mexico someone is having plastic surgery. On a London estate disgraced ex-cop Frank Brandon is found shot dead in a crack den and Anna,now an inspector,joins the hunt for the killer. ... See full summary »

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Kelly Reilly, Ciarán Hinds, Shaun Dingwall, Celyn Jones

Votes: 48

14. Waking the Dead (2000–2011)
Episode: Double Bind: Part 1 (2007)

TV-14 | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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A badly decomposed body is discovered buried in a Hampstead garden, while a convicted murderer escapes from a secure psychiatric unit. The team is drawn back to a horrific double patricide from 1967.

Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Tara Fitzgerald, Wil Johnson

Votes: 75

15. Prime Suspect 2 (1992)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1992)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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In Series 2, Tennison has proven herself and won her colleagues' grudging respect. When she is assigned to head a murder inquiry in the African Caribbean community, it seems further ... See full summary »

Director: John Strickland | Stars: Helen Mirren, Colin Salmon, John Benfield, Jack Ellis

Votes: 138

16. Waking the Dead (2000–2011)
Episode: Final Cut: Part 2 (2003)

TV-14 | 57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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The evidence points to the house being a dumping ground for dead bodies and the four corpses being the result of multiple rather than a single event.

Director: Betsan Morris Evans | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 75

17. M.I.T.: Murder Investigation Team (2003–2005)
Episode: Moving Targets (2003)

TV-PG | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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When a uniformed sergeant and a criminal are gunned down in a drive-by, the team first has to find which was the intended victim in order to find the killer.

Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Lindsey Coulson, Samantha Spiro, Richard Hope, Richard Huw

Votes: 22

18. Above Suspicion (2009–2012)
Episode: The Red Dahlia: Part 1 (2010)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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The discovery of the mutilated body of a young woman seems to echo that of the notorious unsolved Los Angeles 'Black Dahlia' murder of the 1940s.

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Kelly Reilly, Ciarán Hinds, Shaun Dingwall, Celyn Jones

Votes: 653

19. A Skirt Through History (1994– )
Episode: The Two Marys (1994)

30 min | Biography, Drama, Family

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"The only two British women to write first-hand accounts of slavery: Mary Prince, who was born into slavery in 1788 and left her owners after moving to London, and Lady Maria Nugent, the ... See full summary »

Director: Penny Woolcock | Stars: Dearbhla Molloy, Jeillo Edwards, Cathryn Bradshaw, Paul Cresswell

20. So You Think You Can Dance (2005– )
Episode: Top Four Perform (2010)

TV-PG | 120 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

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The top 4 contestants dance a group performance and with two different all-stars. Clips of their life, before they auditioned for the show, are shown.

Stars: Cat Deeley, Nigel Lythgoe, Mia Michaels, Adam Shankman

Votes: 14

21. Waking the Dead (2000–2011)
Episode: Undertow: Part 1 (2005)

TV-14 | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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The team's convinced that a non-violent criminal about to be released from prison is responsible for a series of attacks/murders of women, but can they prove it?

Director: David Thacker | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson, Esther Hall

Votes: 86

22. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Woman of the Year (1997)

TV-14 | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Hetty goes undercover as a battered wife in an isolated shelter after an abused woman is accidentally killed fleeing her husband under questionable circumstances.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 39



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