The Harder They Fall

Release Date:  11/3/21; Netflix Genre:  Drama/Western Rating:  NR Director:  Jeymes Samuel Studio(s):  Netflix, Overbrook Entertainment   Cast:   Jonathan Majors as Nat Love; Idris Elba as Rufus Buck; Zazie Beetz as Stagecoach Mary; Lakeith Stanfield as Cherokee Bill; Delroy Lindo as Bass Reeves; Regina King as Trudy Smith; Danielle Deadwyler as Cuffee; Edi Gathegi as Bill Pickett; RJ…

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Judas and the Black Messiah

a/k/a  Jesus Was My Homeboy Release Date:  2/1/21; Sundance Film Festival & 2/12/21; HBO Max Genre:  Biography Rating:  R Director:  Shaka King Studio(s):  Bron Creative, MACRO Participant, Warner Bros. Pictures Running Time:  126 mins. Cast:  Daniel Kaluuya (Fred Hampton), Lakeith Stanfield (William O’Neal), Jesse Plemons (Roy Mitchell), Dominique Fishback (Deborah Johnson), Ashton Sanders (Larry Roberson), Martin Sheen (J.…

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The Photograph

Release Date:  2/14/20; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Romance Rating:  PG-13 Director:  Stella Meghie Studio(s):  Universal; Will Packer Productions Running Time: Unknown Cast: Issa Rae, LaKeith Stanfield, Chelsea Peretti, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Chante Adams, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Y’lan Noel, Courtney B. Vance, Lil Rel Howery, Teyonah Parris. Details:  The Photograph stars Issa Rae as Mae Morton, the estranged daughter…

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Sorry To Bother You

Release Date:  2018 Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Director:  Boots Riley Studio(s):  Significant Productions Running time:  105 mins. Cast:   Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Steven Yeun, Jermaine Fowler, Armie Hammer, Omari Hardwick. Story:   Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield), a 30-something black telemarketer with self-esteem issues, discovers a magical selling power living inside of him.  Suddenly he’s rising up the…

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Come Sunday

a/k/a Heretic Release Date:  1/21/18; Sundance Film Festival Genre:  Drama Rating:   NR Director:  Joshua Marston Studio(s):  Netflix Running time:  106 mins. Cast:  Chiwetel Ejiofor, Danny Glover, Condola Rashad, Jason Segel, Lakeith Stanfield, Martin Sheen. Story:   Every Sunday, Bishop Carlton Pearson—evangelical megastar, brilliant orator, and television host with millions of followers—preaches the fundamentalist gospel to six…

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Live Cargo

Release Date:  3/31/17; Limited (2016) Genre:  Drama/Thriller Black & White Rating:  NR Running Time:  88 mins. Director:  Logan Sandler Studio(s):   SimonSays Entertainment, Gunpowder & Sky Cast:  Dree Hemingway (Nadine), Lakeith Stanfield (Lewis), Robert Wisdom (Roy), Sam Dillon (Myron), Leonard Earl Howze (Doughboy). Story:   Following a devastating loss, Nadine and Lewis retreat to a small Bahamian…

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