Kicks

Release Date:  9/9/16 Genre:  Drama Rating:  R Running Time:  80 mins. Director:   Justin Tipping Studio:   Focus World Cast:  Jahking Guillory (Brandon), Mahershala Ali (Marlon), Kofi Siriboe (Flaco), Christopher Jordan Wallace (Albert), Christopher Meyer (Rico). Story:   When his hard-earned kicks get snatched by a local hood, fifteen-year old Brandon and his two best friends go on…

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Like Cotton Twines

Release Date:   6/2/16; L. A. Film Festival Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Running Time:  96 mins. Director:  Leila Djansi Studio:   Turning Point Pictures Cast:  Jay Ellis (Micha Brown), Miranda Bailey (Allison Dean), Ophelia Klenam Dzidzornu (Tuigi), Yvonne Okoro (Sarah), David Dontoh (Father Baani), Luckei E. Lawson (Ajovi). Story:  Micah, an American volunteer who takes a teaching…

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The Human Tornado

a/k/a Dolemite 2 Details Year of Release:  1976 Genre:  Blaxploitation/Action/Comedy/Drama Rating: R Runtime:  108 mins. Studio(s):  Comedian International Distributors, Dimension Pictures, Xenon Pictures, Xenon Entertainment Group Director:   Cliff Roquemore Cast:   Rudy Ray Moore (Dolemite), Lady Reed (Queen Bee), Jimmy Lynch (Mr. Motion), Gloria Delaney (Hurricane Annie), Ernie Hudson (Bo). Synopsis:  In this sequel to…

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Almost Christmas

a/k/a A Meyers Christmas Release Date:  11/11/16; In Theaters Genre:   Comedy Rating:   PG-13 Running Time:  Unknown Director:   David E. Talbert Studio:   Universal Pictures Cast:  Gabrielle Union, Danny Glover (Walter), Nicole Ari Parker, Omar Epps, Jessie Usher, Romany Malco, Kimberly Elise, Mo’Nique (Aunt May), J.B. Smoove. Story:  Almost Christmas tells the festive story of a beloved…

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Kidnap

Release Date:  8/4/17; In Theaters Genre:  Thriller Rating:  R Running Time:   94 mins. Studio(s):  Relativity Studios, Rumble Entertainment, Well Go USA Entertainment, 606 Films, Di Bonaventura Pictures, Gold Star Films. Director:  Luis Prieto Cast:   Halle Berry,  Patrick Kearns, Lew Temple, Dana Gourrier, Christopher Berry, Robert Walker Branchaud, Erica Curtis, Ritchie Montgomery, Kurt Krause, and Michael D. Anglin.…

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The Execution of Nigel Harris

Release Date:   2/1/17; In Theaters Genre:   Drama Rating:  Unknown Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Lamont Pierre Studio:   El Cee Productions Cast:   Skipper Elekwachi (Nigel Harris), Vanessa Simmons (Rebecca Winters, rumored), Crystal-Lee Naomi (Allison Winters), Jillian Rea (Mary), Cherie Johnson (Kim), Towanda Braxton (Parole Officer Lisa Harrington). Story:   A convicted sex offender released from prison moves back…

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