Acrimony

a/k/a Tyler Perry’s She’s Living My Life Release Date:  3/30/18; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Thriller Rating:  R Director:  Tyler Perry Studio(s):   The Tyler Perry Company; Lionsgate Cast:  Taraji P. Henson (Melinda);Ajiona Alexus (Young Melinda); Danielle Nicolet (Sara); Jazmyn Simon (June); Lyriq Bent (Robert); Kendrick Cross (Kalvin); Katie Carpenter (Carly). Story:  Follows a faithful wife who, after growing…

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A Day Late and a Dollar Short

Release Date: April 19, 2014 (Lifetime) Genre: Drama Rating: N/R Studio: Lifetime Television Director: Stephen Tolkin Cast: Whoopi Goldberg (Viola), Lyriq Bent (Randall), Ving Rhames (Cecil),  Mekhi Phifer (Lewis), Anika Noni Rose Rose (Paris), Kimberly Elise (Janelle), Tichina Arnold (Charlotte). Story:  Based on The New York Times bestseller by Terry McMillan. When irascible matriarch Viola…

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The Book of Negroes

Release Date: 2/16/15 (Made-for-TV) Genre: Drama Rating: Not Available Director: Clement Virgo Studios: Conquering Lion Pictures, Out of Africa Entertainment Cast:  Aunjanue Ellis (Aminata Diallo), Cuba Gooding, Jr. (Sam Fraunces), Ben Chaplin (Captain John Clarkson), Louis Gossett, Jr. (Daddy Moses), Greg Bryk (Robertson Appleby), Jane Alexander (Maria Witherspoon), Allan Hawco (Solomon Lindo), Rick Roberts (General Washington),…

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