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Poll: Tribute: Iconic Black Male Movie Characters

In tribute to influential Black movie characters during Black History Month. By virtue of their remarkable portrayals, enduring place in pop culture or a cult-like stature, these characters have become or are well on their way to becoming movie icons.

Which iconic Black male movie character is your favorite?

Vote in the companion poll: Iconic Black Female Movie Characters

Discuss the topic here.

Make Your Choice

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    Pvt. Trip

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    Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley

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    Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris

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    Det. Alonzo Harris

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    Rod Tidwell

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    Jules Winnfield

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    Hoke Colburn

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    Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding

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    John Coffey

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    Apollo Creed

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    Pvt. Benjamin Buford 'Bubba' Blue

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    Roger Murtaugh

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    Det. Axel Foley

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    Virgil Tibbs

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    Lucius Fox

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    Agent J

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    John Shaft

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    Solomon Northup

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    Homer Smith

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    Nick Fury

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    Malcolm X

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    Black Bart

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    Paul Rusesabagina

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    Col. James 'Rhodey' Rhodes

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    Ray Charles

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    Idi Amin

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    Black Panther