The Best Social Problem Films of the 1990s

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La Haine 1995, 96 min.

Mathieu Kassovitz     Starring: Vincent CasselHubert KoundeSaïd Taghmaoui

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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Naked 1993, 131 min.

Mike Leigh     Starring: Greg CruttwellClaire SkinnerDavid Thewlis

Black Comedy    Drama    Psychological Drama

Up by 9 in the past 45 days 9

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Lone Star 1996, 135 min.

John Sayles     Starring: Chris CooperElizabeth PeñaClifton James

Drama    Mystery    Romance

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Dead Man Walking 1995, 122 min.

Tim Robbins     Starring: Susan SarandonSean PennRobert Prosky

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Stanley & Iris 1990, 104 min.

Martin Ritt     Starring: Jane FondaRobert De NiroSwoosie Kurtz

Drama    Romance    Romantic Drama

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Raining Stones 1993, 90 min.

Ken Loach     Starring: Bruce JonesJulie BrownGemma Phoenix

Drama    Family Drama    Social Problem Film

Down by 61 in the past 45 days 61

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Carla's Song 1996, 127 min.

Ken Loach     Starring: Robert CarlyleGary LewisScott Glenn

Drama    Political Drama    Romance

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Daens 1993, 138 min.

Stijn Coninx     Starring: Jan DecleirGérard DesartheAntje De Boeck

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

Down by 85 in the past 45 days 85

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