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Name That Black Movie
This black rapper has made millions from several multi-platinum albums and has also stared on the famous television show Power.
Who is 50 Cent

"It was time to marry the game and I said 'Yeah, I do' If you want it you gotta see it ____ _ ____ ___ ___."

What is Dreams and Nightmares?

The pie we eating on thanksgiving
What is Sweet Potato Pie

This person was a self-identified drag queen who served as a catalyst for the Stonewall Uprising of 1969 and was a gay liberation activist who advocated for LGBTQ+ rights.  

Who is Marsha P. Johnson?
In this black coming of age romance, the male lead asked, "Who you going to the dance with anyway: Spalding? "
What is Love and Basketball?

This rap trio produced a 1970s song that became the first rap single to become a top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100. 

Who is the Sugarhill Gang? 


Huh huh huh huh huh huh huh huh ____ ___ ____ _ _ 

_____ ____ ____. 

What is Roman Holiday?

18in, 20in, 22in
What is Bundles

This black activist court case lead to the desegregation of American higher education and confronted Jim Crow Laws.

Who is Heman Sweatt

In this popular 1995 American stoner buddy film Red says, "My Grandmamma gave me this chain!"
What is Friday?

This mogul, who goes by many different stage names, has a net worth of 820 million credited to his successes in fashion, music, alcohol, and television. 

Who is P Diddy? 


I was the kinda guy to try to dog you out, but
I ain't that kinda guy ___ ____ __ ____ __ ___. 

What is Like You? 

This person who says " Im not one of your little friends"
Who is my Mom

This person became Secretary of State in 2005. And formally was the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. 

Who is Condoleezza Rice? 

This notorious film, starring Oprah Winfrey, coined the phrase "You sho' is ugly!"
What is The Color Purple?
This rapper was a honor student at McMain magnet school and also attended the University of Houston.
Who is Lil Wayne

"I was your lover and your secretary, Working every day of the week"...

What is Not Gon' Cry? 

Respond to this statement: " Mom can we go to McDonalds"
What is do you got McDonalds money?
This person is an American actress and produce and notably recognized through out cinema in the African American movie. Their portrayal in movies represents Black trauma. 

Hint: Recently won an Emmy for Best Actress in a Drama Series. 

Who is Viola Davis? 

This 2005 comedy based in Atlanta was famous for their quirky clientele. Quote: "You want a cappuccino?" "No, baby. I don't eat or drink nothing I can't spell."
What is Beauty Shop?

Ties the Beatles as only artist with at least 20 hot 100 top 10's in a single decade. 

Who is Drake? 


"I know you ain't a pimp, but, pimp, remember what I taught you Keep your heart, three stacks, keep your heart ___, ____ ____ __ ____, ____ ____, ____ ___ __ ____. 

What is Int'l Players Anthem?

This staple item is found in every black household and sometimes in Beyonce's bag.
What is hot sauce

This person is an actor and filmmaker who has directed many movies that are staples in the Black community. Most of this person's work portrays Black women in a stereotypical way. Currently, they direct a multitude of shows that are critiqued for bad production and poor acting. 

Who is Tyler Perry? 

This 1996 comedy/parody is known for its quote: Dashiki: "Now kids, what do we say to a man that mommy just met?" Kids: "Are you my daddy?"
What is Don't Be A Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood?
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