29 Days Of Black History – Day 19: Loving

Release Date 11/4/16 Genre  Drama/Biography Rating PG-13 Director  Jeff Nichols Studio(s)  Raindog Films, Big Beach Films, Focus Features Running Time 123 mins Cast  Joel Edgerton as Richard Loving Ruth Negga as Mildred Loving Nick Kroll as Bernie Cohen Michael Shannon as Grey Villet Will Dalton as Virgil Terri Abney as Garnet Alano Miller as Raymond…

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29 Days Of Black History – Day 17: Panther

Release Date:   5/3/95 Genre:  Drama Rating:  R Director:  Mario Van Peebles Studio(s):  Gramercy Pictures, MVP Films, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Tribeca Productions, Working Title Films. Running Time:  124 mins. Cast:  Kadeem Hardison as Judge, Wesley Jonathan as Bobby Hutton. Bokeem Woodbine as Tyrone, Joe Don Baker as Brimmer, M. Emmet Walsh as Dorsett, Courtney B. Vance as…

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29 Days of Black History – Day 15: Betty & Coretta

Release Date:  2/2/13; Lifetime Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  TV-14 Director:  Yves Simoneau Studio(s):  Sanitsky Company, Lifetime Movie Network Running Time:  88 mins. Cast:  Mary J. Blige (Dr. Betty Shabazz), Angela Bassett (Coretta Scott King), Ruby Dee (Narrator), Gloria Reuben (Myrlie Evers-Williams), Malik Yoba (Martin Luther King, Jr.), Tyler Hynes (Mike Fitzpatrick), Benz Antoine (Ralph Abernathy), Cherise Boothe…

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29 Days Of Black History – Day 14: A Raisin In The Sun

Release Date:  3/29/61 – New York City premiere Genre:  Drama Black & White Rating:  NR Director:  Daniel Petrie Studio(s):  Columbia Pictures Running Time:  128 mins. Cast:   Sidney Poitier (Walter Lee Younger), Ruby Dee (Ruth Younger), Claudia McNeil (Lena Younger), Diana Sands (Beneatha Younger), Stephen Perry (Travis Younger), John Fiedler (Mark Lindner), Ivan Dixon (Joseph Asagai),…

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29 Days of Black History – Day 13: And The Children Shall Lead

Release Date:  1/14/85; TV Movie Genre:   Drama/Family Rating:  NR Director:  Michael Pressman Studio(s):   Bonneville Entertainment Running Time:  58 mins. Cast:  Danny Glover (William), Pam Potillo (Rachel Henderson), LeVar Burton (Glenn Scott), Denise Nicholas (Mother), Andrew Prine (Sheriff Connelly), Prentiss Jackson (Kevin), Whitman Mayo (Reverend Wilson), Jamilla Perry (Little Girl), Amanda Peterson (Jenny), Beah Richards (Miss…

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29 Days Of Black History – Day 12: Malcolm X

Release Date:  11/18/92 – Theatrical Release Date Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  PG-13 Director:  Spike Lee Studio(s):   Largo International N.V., JVC Entertainment Networks, 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks, Warner Bros. Running Time:  202 mins. Cast:  Denzel Washington (Malcolm X/Malcolm Little), Angela Bassett (Betty Shabazz), Albert Hall (Baines), Al Freeman, Jr. (Elijah Muhammad), Delroy Lindo (West Indian…

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