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Bessie (2015)

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/bessie/"></div>Bessie is a 2015 HBO film starring Queen Latifah in an excellent portrayal of 1920’s blues legend Bessie Smith. The film also features a solid star supporting cast masterfully portraying a collection

Kingsman

Kingsman: The Secret Service

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/kingsman-secret-service/"></div>Kingsman: The Secret Service is a send-up of classic spy and espionage movies complete with the suave agent, cool gadgets, and a super villain with a slightly ridiculous plan to take over

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“Selma” (2014)

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/selma/"></div>“Selma” provides a snapshot of Martin Luther King, Jr. (portrayed by David Oyelowo) and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s (SCLC) efforts to the end the systematic suppression of black voting and other

12 Years a Slave Poster

12 Years A Slave

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/12-years-a-slave/"></div>Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) is a freeman working as a violinist, happily living with his wife and two children in Saratoga Springs, NY in 1841. While his family is out of town

Stangers When We Meet

Strangers When We Meet (1960)

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/strangers-when-we-meet/"></div>In a time when women wore gloves while grocery shopping and men wore their pants two inches below their nipples (high rise pants?), two married people meet and have an affair. <!--

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