Films

Article titled Proud Mary (2018)

Proud Mary (2018)

Set in Boston, Massachusetts, Mary Goodwin (Taraji P. Henson) is a professional assassin who works for Benny Spencer (Danny Glover), leader of his own crime syndicate.  On an assignment to eliminate bookie Marcus Miller (James Milord), an enemy of... Continue Reading
Article titled To Sleep with Anger (1990)

To Sleep with Anger (1990)

Set in South Central, a community in Los Angeles county, California, To Sleep with Anger is centered upon an African-American family.  Headed by Gideon (Paul Butler), the patriarch, the foundation of the family is his wife, Suzie (Mary Alice).... Continue Reading
Article titled Sister, Sister (1982)

Sister, Sister (1982)

Set during the late 1970s in a rural North Carolina town, Sister, Sister is the story of the three Lovejoy sisters, Carolyne (Diahann Carroll), Frieda (Rosalind Cash) and Sistina (Irene Cara).  Daughters of a supremely conservative pastor and ... Continue Reading
Article titled …tick…tick…tick… (1970)

…tick…tick…tick… (1970)

Set in the late 1960s, Jim Price (Jim Brown) has recently been elected sheriff of his small town community, Colusa County.  Price, an African-American, understands that, despite his monumental win, racism of some in his community runs deep sti... Continue Reading
Article titled Queen Sono (2020)

Queen Sono (2020)

Set throughout Africa, Queen Sono is centered upon the life of the main character, Queen Sono (Pearl Thusi) in Johannesburg.  Her dangerous position as a lead spy of the clandestine government agency, Special Operations Group, is only rivaled by h... Continue Reading
Article titled Miss Sharon Jones! (2015)

Miss Sharon Jones! (2015)

Championed as “Beautiful!” by Tina Hassania at Roger Ebert and “soul-bearing” by Peter DeBruge in Variety, this film is about the battle of Sharon Jones against pancreatic cancer, all while continuing to perform as lead singer with her band... Continue Reading
Article titled ‘Til Death Do Us Part (2017)

‘Til Death Do Us Part (2017)

Michael (Stephen Bishop) and Madison (Annie Ilonzeh) Roland are a beautiful model of Black love.  The perfect married couple, they have it all: love, success in their careers, wealth, products of luxury and a beautiful house.  The one thing c... Continue Reading
Article titled N-Secure (2010)

N-Secure (2010)

David Alan Washington (Cordell Moore) is a fantastic catch: he is handsome, affluent, wealthy and accomplished.  However, all those do not distract from his insecurities, which he disguises and overcompensates for with his controlling behavior... Continue Reading
Article titled Slaughter’s Big Rip-Off (1973)

Slaughter’s Big Rip-Off (1973)

n this follow-up to Slaughter released the year prior, Slaughter (Jim Brown), the Vietnam veteran and former Green Beret captain, has settled in Los Angeles, California.  He is seeking peace after having killed Dominic Hoffo, a boss of a mob facti... Continue Reading
Article titled Slaughter (1972)

Slaughter (1972)

This film is about Slaughter (Jim Brown), a former captain of the Green Berets, and his mission to avenge the death of his parents.  Murdered from a car bomb set to detonate when his father turned the key in his ignition, Slaughter knows these dea... Continue Reading