Roots

Release Date:  5/30/16 (Made-for-TV) Genre:  Drama/Historical Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Studio:  History Channel Directors:  Bruce Beresford, Thomas Carter, Phillip Noyce, Mario Van Peebles Cast:  Emayatzy Corinealdi (Belle), Laurence Fishburne (Alex Haley), Carlacia Grant (Irene), Malachi Kirby (Kunta Kinte), Rege-Jean Page (Chicken George), Mekhi Phifer (Jerusalem), Anika Noni Rose (Kizzy), T.I. (Cyrus), Forest Whitaker (Fiddler).…

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Middle of Nowhere

Release Date:  1/13/15 (DVD, Digital HD, On Demand); 10/12/12 (Theatrical Release, limited) Genre:  Drama Rating:  R Running Time:  97 mins. Studio:  Forward Movement,  Lionsgate Home Entertainment and Code Black Films Director:  Ava DuVernay Cast:  Emayatzy Corinealdi ((Ruby) Omari Hardwick (Derek), Edwina Findley (Rosie), Lorraine Toussaint (Ruth), David Oyelowo (Brian), Sharon Lawrence (Fraine), Maya Gilbert (Gina).…

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Miles Ahead

a/k/a Kill The Trumpet Player Release Date:  (2015) Genre: Drama/Biography Rating:  R Running Time: 100 mins. Studio: Bifrost Pictures, Crescendo Productions, Naked City Films Director: Don Cheadle Cast: Don Cheadle (Miles Davis), Ewan McGregor (Dave Brill), Emayatzy Corinealdi (Frances Taylor), Keith Stanfield (Junior), Michael Stuhlbarg (Harper), Lakeith Lee Stanfield. Story:  A remarkable portrait of Davis, refracted…

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