Posted April 10, 2013 by Kris-E in Movies & TV

A Train to Harlem: Top Five Harlem Flicks


Harlem, New York is know for more than the flashy jewelry, unique slang, and Cam’ron’s all-pink everything phase.  Since the 1920’s, Harlem has been a hub for music, art, style, and culture.

Here’s are the Top Five Harlem flicks:


American Gangster, 2007

Cast: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe

( ‘Twenty Percent’ Scene)



Jungle Fever, 1991

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Samuel L. Jackson, Halle Berry, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee

(‘A Big Misunderstanding’ Scene)



New Jack City, 1991

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Mario Van Peeples, Chris Rock, Ice-T

(‘Cancel that Trick’ Scene)



Juice, 1992

Cast: Omar Epps, Tupac Shakur

(‘I Don’t Give a F^&* Scene)



Paid in Full, 2002

Cast: Mekhi Pfifer, Wood Harris, Cam’ron

(Full Movie)