Number Ones: Black Films That Debuted at the Top of the Box Office

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Think Like a Man (2012)

Despite conventional wisdom to the contrary, Black films have a long history of coming in No. 1 at the box office. Think Like a Man is just the latest, scoring a $33 million opening weekend and knocking Hunger Games out of the top spot. Even though insiders had a hunch this rom-com would do well at the box office, nobody could have anticipated just how well.  Check out our list of memorable films that topped the box office.

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