The 24th

Release Date:  3/15/20; SXSW Film Festival Genre:  Drama/History Rating:  NR Director:  Kevin Willmott Studio(s):  EMJAG Productions Running Time:  105 mins. Cast:  Trai Byers (Boston), Bashir Salahuddin (Big Joe), Aja Naomi King (Marie), Mo McRae (Walker), Tosin Morohunfola (Franklin), Mykelti Williamson (Sgt. Hayes), Thomas Haden Church (Col. Norton), Lorenzo Yearby (Lucky). Story:  The 24th tells the true…

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Sylvie’s Love

a/k/a Sylvie Release Date:  1/27/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:  Drama/Romance Rating:   NR Director:  Eugene Ashe Studio(s):   Iam21 Entertainment Running Time:  114 mins. Cast:  Tessa Thompson, Nnamdi Asomugha, Eva Longoria, Aja Naomi King, Wendi Mclendon-Covey, Jemima Kirke Story:  The jazz is smooth and the air sultry in the New York summer of 1957. Sylvie helps around…

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The Birth of a Nation

Release Date:  10/7/16 (In Theaters) Genre:  Biography/Historical/Drama Rating:  R Studio(s):  Bron Studios, Mandalay Pictures, Phantom Four, Tiny Giant Entertainment Running Time:  110 mins. Director:  Nate Parker Cast:  Nate Parker (Nat Turner), Aunjanue Ellis (Nancy Turner), Armie Hammer (Samuel Turner), Colman Domingo (Hark), Aja Naomi King, Gabrielle Union, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Penelope Ann Miller (Elizabeth…

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Reversion

a/k/a Sophie Release Date: 10/9/15 (Limited) Genre: Thriller/Sci-Fi Rating:  NR Studio(s):  Angel Valley Productions, Serena Films, Sophie Productions. Running Time:  84 mins. Director:  Jose Nestor Marquez Cast:  Aja Naomi King (Sophie Clé), Colm Feore (Jack Clé), Amanda Plummer (Elizabeth), Lela Rochon (Maya), Gary Dourdan (Ayden), Jeanette Samano (Isa Reyes). Story:  Sophie Clé is a delighted…

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