Coffee & Kareem

Release Date:  4/3/20; Netflix
Genre:  Comedy
Rating:  TV-MA
Director:  Michael Dowse
Studio(s):  Pacific Electric Picture Company, Netflix
Running Time:  88 mins.
Cast:  Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Little Gardenhigh, Ed Helms, Betty Gilpin, RonReaco Lee, Andrew Bachelor, David Alan Grier.

Story:   While police officer James Coffee (Ed Helms) enjoys his new relationship with Vanessa Manning (Taraji P. Henson), her beloved 12-year-old son Kareem (Terrence Little Gardenhigh) plots their break-up. Attempting to scare away his mom’s boyfriend for good, Kareem tries to hire criminal fugitives to take him out but accidentally exposes a secret network of criminal activity, making his family its latest target. To protect Vanessa, Kareem teams up with Coffee – the partner he never wanted – for a dangerous chase across Detroit.  Source:  IMDB; Netflix.

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2 Minutes of Fame

a/k/a #2MinutesofFame

Release  Date:  6/16/2020 ; DVD/VOD
Genre:  Comedy
Rating:   R
Director:   Leslie Small
Studio(s):   Codeblack Entertainment, Lionsgate
Running Time:  97 mins.

Cast Kimrie Lewis, Keke Palmer, Katt Williams, RonReaco Lee, Jay Pharoah, Reatha Grey, Valery M. Ortiz, Madeleine Byrne, Jim Wise, Jonny Berryman

Story:   After his impressions of a comedian named Marques (Katt Williams) make him an online sensation, Deandre (Jay Pharoah) goes to L.A. with dreams of stand-up stardom. But his girlfriend (Keke Palmer) needs him to be a stand-up guy and help raise their young son. Marques, the reigning king of comedy, isn’t about to give up his throne, and plots a rude—and hilarious—awakening for Deandre in this laugh-out-loud comedy with a heart.  Source:  onvideo.org.

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Running Out Of Time

Release Date:  11/17/2018 – BET;
11/19/18 – Digital & VOD
Genre:  Thriller
Rating:  NR
Director:  Chris Stokes
Studio(s):   Footage Films
Running Time:  Unknown
Cast:  Tasha Smith, RonReaco Lee, Telma Hopkins

Story:  Brenda Harper (Tasha Smith) recently suffered the loss of her husband from a sudden death. Newly widowed, taking care of her teenage daughter and ailing mother (Telma Hopkins), Brenda is the sole beneficiary of her husband’s assets, which include millions of dollars, property, and most importantly, a secret file that she has yet to discover.  Brenda finds out from her husband’s closest friend, Cain (RonReaco Lee) that the file is hidden inside their home, so they think, when they are all taken hostage at Brenda’s Summer home by two masked men, who are now threatening to kill them all if they don’t turn over the file. Having no answers, Brenda, her daughter, mother and Cain are tied up and held hostage until the masked men get what they want.  With time running out, Brenda has to do whatever she can to ensure her family’s survival.  The film was co-written by Marques Houston.  Source:  Black Film.

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We Are Family

We Are FamilyRelease Date:  10/24/16
Genre: Comedy/Drama
Rating: TBA
Running Time: Unknown
Studio: Tri Destined Independent
Director: Trey Haley
Cast: Monique Coleman (Elise)
Chyna Layne (Shee-Lee)
Christian Keyes (Bradley)
Lew Temple (Norm)
Rey Valentin (Cohen)
Serein Wu (Toi Lin)
RonReaco Lee (Attorney Bray)

Story:  Six strangers are invited to a mysterious home. With nothing in common, they soon find out that they are actually brothers and sisters. The father they never knew about has died. As a part of his last will and testament, he will spread his millions equally amongst them, if they are willing to spend the next 24 hours together. All hell is about to break loose. (Synopsis adapted from IMDB).