Bessie Movie Poster

Bessie (2015)

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 of interesting characters.

Selma Movie Poster

“Selma” (2014)

“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 civil rights in

12 Years a Slave Poster

12 Years A Slave

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 on a trip

Stangers When We Meet

Strangers When We Meet (1960)

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.

Django Unchained

Django Unchained

"Django Unchained" is a movie set two years before the Civil War that tells the story of a slave named Django (Jamie Foxx) who in exchange for the promise of his freedom agrees to help

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