Obsession

a/k/a American Dream a/k/a Ruthless Release Date:  9/27/19; VOD (Original Release – 2018) Genre:  Thriller Rating:  NR Director:  Goran Dukic Studio(s):  Mutressa Movies, Polaris Pictures, Samuel Goldwyn Films. Cast:  Mekhi Phifer (Sonny), Elika Portnoy (Larissa), Brad Dourif (George), Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Detective Crawford). Story:  Before meeting George Good (Brad Dourif), Sonny Jordan (Mekhi Pfeiffer) was just a lost…

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The Bobby Brown Story

Release Date:  9/4/18; BET Genre:  Biography Rating:  NR Director:  Kiel Adrian Scott Studio(s):   Jesse Collins Entertainment, Black Entertainment Television (BET) Running time:  Unknown Cast:  Woody McClain (Bobby Brown), Gabrielle Dennis (Whitney Houston), Mekhi Phifer (Tommy Brown), Laz Alonso (Louil Silas, Jr.), T.K. Carter (Herbert Brown), Lance Gross (Steven Sealy), LilRel Howery (Brian Irvine), Sandi McCree (Carole…

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Canal Street

Release Date:  1/18/19; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Thriller Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Rhyan LaMarr Studio(s):   BondIt, Canal Street, NYC Films, Red Guerilla Productions, Smith Global Media Cast:  Mykelti Williamson (Jackie Styles), Bryshere Y. Gray (Kholi Styles), Clayne Crawford (Brian), Yancey Arias (D. J. Wado), Lance Reddick (Jerry Shaw), Mekhi Phifer (Prosecutor A.J. Canton), Michael Beach…

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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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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 Suspect

Release Date: April 22, 2014 (DVD); January 23, 2014 (Film festival) Genre: Thriller Rating: Unknown Running Time: Unknown Studio: Modoc Spring; One Village Entertainment Director: Stuart Connelly Cast: Mekhi Phifer (The Suspect) William Sadler (Sheriff Dixon) Sterling K. Brown (The Other Suspect) Derek Roché (Deputy Riley) James McCaffrey (Polaski Sheriff) Story: Two African American social…

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