Almost Christmas

a/k/a A Meyers Christmas Release Date:  11/11/16; In Theaters Genre:   Comedy Rating:   PG-13 Running Time:  Unknown Director:   David E. Talbert Studio:   Universal Pictures Cast:  Gabrielle Union, Danny Glover (Walter), Nicole Ari Parker, Omar Epps, Jessie Usher, Romany Malco, Kimberly Elise, Mo’Nique (Aunt May), J.B. Smoove. Story:  Almost Christmas tells the festive story of a beloved…

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Bessie

 a/k/a Blue Goose Hollow Release Date:  5/16/15 (HBO) Genre:  Drama/Biography MPAA Rating:  Not Available Studio(s):  Flavor Unit, Zanuck Company, Shelby Stone Productions, HBO Director:  Dee Rees Cast:  Queen Latifah (Bessie Smith), Michael K. Williams (Jack Gee), Tika Sumpter (Lucille), Khandi Alexander (Viola), Mike Epps (Richard), Mo’Nique (Ma Rainey), Charles S. Dutton (William “Pa” Rainey), Bryan Greenberg (John…

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Blackbird

Release Date:  4/24/15 (Theatrical Release, Limited); August 2015 (VOD); 2/16/14 (Pan African Film Festival) Genre:  Drama Rating:  Unknown Running Time:  99 mins. Studio:  KBiz Entertainment/Tall Skinny Black Boy Productions Director:  Patrik-Ian Polk Cast:  Mo’Nique (Claire Rousseau), Isaiah Washington (Lance Rousseau), Julian Walker (Randy Rousseau), Lindsay Seim (Libby), Nicole Lovince (Justine), Gary LeRoi Gray (Efrem), Hannah Moye…

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