The 50 Most Racist Movies

41. The Air Up There (1994)

Director: Paul Michael Glaser
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Charles Gitonga Maina, Yolanda Vazquez, Winston Ntshona, Sean McCann, Dennis Patrick

The white man is back up his old tricks as an assistant college basketball coach (Kevin Bacon) tries to pry a tall African prince with star potential from his tribe to help him win some games. Despite his inclination to rape the Dark Continent, coach saves the day, resolving the tribe's potentially bloody conflict with a neighboring tribe and an encroaching mining company—by organizing a high-stakes game of basketball. Flagrant foul!

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