So can anyone recommend me some films featuring black characters in the genres of scifi, fantasy adventure, and horror, etc? So far, I have:

SCI-FI:

- Attack The Block

- Men In Black

- Brother From Another Planet

HORROR:

- Leprechaun In The Hood

- Leprechaun Back 2 The Hood

- Killjoy 1 and 2

- Blade film series

- Vampire In Brooklyn

- Tales From The Hood

- Beloved

FANTASY:

- The Wiz.

- Kazaam

- Roger and Hammerstein's Cinderella

- Oya: Rise Of The Orishas

 

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for horror:

Blacula

Scream, Blacula, Scream

Ganja and Hess

Sugar Hill

Candyman series

Jessabelle

The Skeleton Key

The Serpent and the Rainbow

Hatchet series (the main killer is bi-racial)

Tales from the Hood

Bones

Dead Birds

Lost Soul

The Inheritance

Bag of Bones (tv mini-series)

Demon Knight

I know there's a bunch more but I am spacing...

oh. more horror:

J.D's Revenge

The House of Dies Drear

The Haunted Mansion (horror comedy)

Vampire in Brooklyn

Def by Temptation

My indy produced Holla If I Kill You

I am assuming  you mean a movie where (1) the character has more than five lines (Steve Harris in Minority Report) and (2) made it all the way to the end of the movie, or fairly close (Samuel L. Jackson in Jurassic Park).

Off the top of my head:

 

Fantasy

Green Mile, The

Space Jam (?)

Watermelon Man

 

Horror

Crazy as Hell

Devil’s Advocate, The

 

Science Fiction

2010: Odyssey Two

Alien

Alien Resurrection

Alien v. Predator

Alien3

Aliens

Andromeda Strain, The (1971 and 2008)

Armageddon

Childhood's End (TV Series)

Chronicles

Cloud Atlas

Congo

Deep Blue Sea

Deep Impact

Galaxy Quest

Ghostbusters (1, 2 and Reboot)

Hancock

Independence Day (and the two sequels)

Iron Man (1, 2, and 3)

Johnny Mnemonic

Man from Earth, The

Matrix, The (1, 2 and 3)

Meteor Man

Planet of the Apes (all five movies)

Predator  (1 and 2)

Solaris

Sphere

Star Trek (all 13 movies)

Star Wars (II, III, V, VI and VII*)

Steel

Super-8

Terminator: Judgment Day

Thing, The (1984)

(Just a thought: As THE Black Science Fiction Society… Shouldn’t we be keeping a record of these things anyway?)

*If you count black actors doing voice work, Episodes I, IV, V, and VI as well.

 Cranston said:

(Just a thought: As THE Black Science Fiction Society… Shouldn’t we be keeping a record of these things anyway?)

LOL right? Who do I talk to about this lol?

But yeah everyone thanks, I will update my list. We really should have a category for this somewhere

A lot of these films I had seen. "The Serpent and the Rainbow" is classic! Never figured someone would mention that film, again. Thank You for sharing. 

Here are a few more resources:


http://blacksciencefictionsociety.com/forum/topics/independent-blac...


LET'S START COMPREHENSIVE BLACK HORROR MOVIES LIST!
http://blacksciencefictionsociety.com/forum/topics/let-s-start-comp...

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE HORROR MOVIE??
http://blacksciencefictionsociety.com/forum/topics/what-is-your-fav...

NAME YOUR TOP BLACK HORROR MOVIES.. WELL ANY BLACK HORROR MOVIES..
http://blacksciencefictionsociety.com/forum/topics/name-your-top-bl...

ah.

i totally forgot about ANGEL HEART

for the horror section.

Also, A Haunting in Connecticut part 2

(actually takes place in Georgia) deals

with unsettled ghosts of slaves.

Wow, looking at those titles I can see why Black Sci Fi, alternative futures is so bleak.

i like the horror movie "It". This movie is not so scarry but very interesting

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