Jingle Belle

Release Date:   11/25/18; Lifetime Genre:  Romance/Holiday Rating:  TV-G Director:  Peter Sullivan Studio(s):   Production Media Films, Hybrid Running Time:  66 mins. Cast:  Tatyana Ali (Belle Williams), Cornelius Smith, Jr. (Michael Hill), Loretta Devine (Emory Simons), Keshia Knight Pulliam (Tori), Tempestt Bledsoe (Jackie), Dee Wallace (Shelby), Valarie Pettiford (Faith Williams), Obba Babatundé (Charles Williams). Story:   Every year,…

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Behind The Movement

Release Date:  February 2018; TV One Genre:  Drama Rating:  Unknown Director:  Aric Avelino Studio(s):  Swirl Films, TV One Running time:  Unknown Cast:  Meta Golding as Rosa Parks, Roger Guenveur Smith as Raymond Parks, Loretta Devine as JoAnn Robinson, Isaiah Washington as E.D. Nixon, Shaun Clay as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Derek Roberts as Fred…

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Naked

Release Date:  8/11/17; Netflix Genre:  Comedy Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Michael Tiddes Studio:  Wayans Alvarez Productions, Netflix Cast: Marlon Wayans, Regina Hall, Dennis Haysbert, Reginald Swope, Loretta Devine, Neil Brown, Jr., Dave Sheridan, Cory Hardrict, Jwaundace Candece. Story:  Rob Anderson (Wayans) is all set to marry the girl of his dreams (Hall), but…

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Chapter & Verse

Release Date:  9/23/15 – 9/27/15 (Urbanworld Film Festival); 2014 Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Running Time:  62 mins. Studio:  Harlem Film Company Director: Jamal Joseph Cast:  Daniel Beaty (Lance), Loretta Devine (Miss Maddy), Omari Hardwick (Jomo), Selenis Leyva (Yolanda), Marc John Jefferies (B-Rock), Khadim Diop (Ty), Justin Martin (G-Rod). Story:  Upon his return from serving a…

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For The Love of Ruth

Release Date:  5/9/15 (TV One) Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Studio(s):  Swirl Films Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Christine Swanson Cast:  Denise Boutté (Ruth), Gary Dourdan (Braxton), Loretta Devine (Naomi Marachond), James Pickens, Jr. (Stephen). Story:  Inspired by the biblical story, For The Love of Ruth follows the journey of Ruth Sommerling (Boutté), who, orphaned as a…

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Back to School Mom

Release Date:  2/14/15 (Made-for-TV; Lifetime) Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Running Time: Unknown Studio: Intelligent Media Productions; 120dB Films Director:  Christopher Erskin Cast:  Kimberly Elise (Mary Thomas), Denzel Whitaker (Noah Riley), Loretta Devine (Meghan Graham), Harry Lennix (Lawrence Riley), Rick Fox (Matthew Kessler), Garcelle Beauvais (Dee Riley). Story:  Mary Thomas, a free-spirited musician, has spent the…

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