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Soul

Soul

Soul
IMDb: 8.2
107

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates…

Supernova

Supernova

Supernova
IMDb: 4.8
91

Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a…

White Bird in a Blizzard

White Bird in a Blizzard

White Bird in a Blizzard
IMDb: 6.4
91

Kat Connors is 17 years old when her perfect homemaker mother, Eve, disappears. Having lived for so long in an emotionally repressed household, she barely registers her mother’s absence and…

This Means War

This Means War

This Means War
IMDb: 6.3
103

Two top CIA operatives wage an epic battle against one another after they discover they are dating the same woman.

Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen
IMDb: 6.5
120

When the White House (Secret Service Code: “Olympus”) is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth
IMDb: 7.2
108

When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and…

Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
IMDb: 7.7
202

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the ’50s, he became a Black Muslim and…

Curious George 3 Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3 Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3 Back to the Jungle
IMDb: 5.6
N/A

When Curious George is offered a special space mission, Ted (The Man in the Yellow Hat) can’t deny his little friend this exciting journey, especially after Curious George completes the…

Genre: Animation, Family
Black Nativity

Black Nativity

Black Nativity
IMDb: 4.5
93

A street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks…

Vampire in Brooklyn

Vampire in Brooklyn

Vampire in Brooklyn
IMDb: 4.5
100

Maximillian, the lone survivor of a race of vampires, comes to Brooklyn in search of a way to live past the next full moon. His ticket to survival is Rita,…

Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom
IMDb: 5.7
112

Two very different families converge on Martha’s Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Green Lantern

Green Lantern

Green Lantern
IMDb: 5.6
114

For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers….

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood
IMDb: 7.8
112

Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Masked and Anonymous

Masked and Anonymous

Masked and Anonymous
IMDb: 5.5
112

Amidst unrest, organizers put on a benefit concert.

Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale
IMDb: 5.7
127

Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive “good man” to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Score

The Score

The Score
IMDb: 6.8
124

An aging thief hopes to retire and live off his ill-gotten wealth when a young kid convinces him into doing one last heist.

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq
IMDb: 5.7
127

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee
IMDb: 7.4
112

Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson’s life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She’s smart, but her environment threatens to…

Genre: Drama
Meet the Robinsons

Meet the Robinsons

Meet the Robinsons
IMDb: 6.9
95

In this animated adventure, brilliant preteen inventor Lewis creates a memory scanner to retrieve his earliest recollections and find out why his mother gave him up for adoption. But when…

Strange Days

Strange Days

Strange Days
IMDb: 7.2
145

Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded…

Panther

Panther

Panther
IMDb: 6.4
124

Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther’s history in Oakland. Panther…

Genre: Drama
Critters 4

Critters 4

Critters 4
IMDb: 4.1
100

Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy….

Notorious

Notorious

Notorious
IMDb: 6.7
122

NOTORIOUS is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the…

Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

Based on Ta-Nehisi Coates’ #1 New York Times bestseller and originally adapted and staged by the Apollo Theater, this special combines elements of that production – including powerful readings from…

Genre: Documentary
I Ain’t Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac

I Ain’t Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac

I Ain’t Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac
IMDb: 8.2
60

I AIN’T SCARED OF YOU is a documentary tribute to Bernie Mac (1957-2008). From his stand-up in underground Chicago comedy clubs to the Big Screen in Hollywood, Bernie Mac’s sharp…

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

How Stella Got Her Groove Back
IMDb: 5.6
124

Through good times and bad, Stella and Delilah have always had each other. Now, Stella’s so busy building a life that she’s forgotten how to really live. But Delilah is…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Meet the Browns

Meet the Browns

Meet the Browns
IMDb: 4.2
100

A single mother living in inner city Chicago, Brenda has been struggling for years to make ends meet and keep her three kids off the street.But when she’s laid off…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart
IMDb: 6.8
124

Story of a schoolteacher’s struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.

Genre: Drama, Music
Black Panther

Black Panther

Black Panther
IMDb: 7.5
134

King T’Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. However, T’Challa soon finds that he is challenged…

Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Mission: Impossible – Fallout
IMDb: 8.2
147

When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question…

Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America

Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America

Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America
IMDb: 8.0
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Music
The EE British Academy Film Awards

The EE British Academy Film Awards

The EE British Academy Film Awards
IMDb: 7.0
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Reality-TV
Betty and Coretta

Betty and Coretta

Betty and Coretta
IMDb: 7.4
90

The widows of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X and how they carry on as single mothers after the assassination of their husbands.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul

Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul

Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul
IMDb: 7.5
120

Tyler Perry hosts a tribute to the singer’s legendary career, featuring performances from Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia Cara, Kelly Clarkson, Common, Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, John Legend,…

Genre: Music
Otherhood

Otherhood

Otherhood
IMDb: 6.5
100

Three suburban moms travel to New York City to visit their sons.

Genre: Comedy
The Apollo

The Apollo

The Apollo
IMDb: 5.5
102

The history of New York City’s Apollo Theater in Harlem is given the full treatment.

Genre: Documentary