Spike Lee used the Million Man March to chronicle the journey of 15 Black men on a bus ride from California to Washington, D.C., for the historic event. The film explores various relevant issues from the Black male perspective. The Oscars shunned it.
Derek Luke plays Patrick Chamusso in this film about a South African activist who is accused of executing one-man assaults on the apartheid regime and setting fire to an oil refinery. The very nature of the movie was compelling, and Tim Robbins added even more depth as the cop investigating Chamusso.