Yasiin Bey

Dave Chappelle: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

Dave Chappelle: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

Dave Chappelle: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize
IMDb: 7.4
86

An outstanding lineup of entertainers gathers in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall to salute Dave Chappelle, recipient of the 22nd annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

Genre: Comedy
Amy

Amy

Amy
IMDb: 7.8
128 min

A documentary on the life of Amy Winehouse, the immensely talented yet doomed songstress. We see her from her teen years, where she already showed her singing abilities, to her…

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Life of Crime

Life of Crime

Life of Crime
IMDb: 5.8
94 min

Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for…

Begin Again

Begin Again

Begin Again
IMDb: 7.4
104 min

A long lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.

Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap

Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap

Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap
IMDb: 7.2
106 min

SOMETHING FROM NOTHING: THE ART OF RAP is a feature length performance documentary about the runaway juggernaut that is Rap music. At the wheel of this unstoppable beast is the…

Genre: Documentary
Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest

Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest

Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest
IMDb: 7.7
97 min

Having forged a 20-year run as one of the most innovative and influential hip hop bands of all time, the Queens NY collective known as ’A Tribe Called Quest’ have…

I’m Still Here

I’m Still Here

I’m Still Here
IMDb: 6.2
107 min

I’m Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the film follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his retirement…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Next Day Air

Next Day Air

Next Day Air
IMDb: 5.8
84 min

Two inept criminals are mistakenly delivered a package of cocaine and think they’ve hit the jackpot, triggering a series of events that changes ten people’s lives forever.

Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records
IMDb: 7.0
109 min

The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America’s musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess,…

Be Kind Rewind

Be Kind Rewind

Be Kind Rewind
IMDb: 6.4
102 min

A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend’s video store. In order to satisfy the store’s most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
IMDb: 6.6
107 min

Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively,…

Genre: Racing
16 Blocks

16 Blocks

16 Blocks
IMDb: 6.6
105 min

An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other forces try…

Dave Chappelle’s Block Party

Dave Chappelle’s Block Party

Dave Chappelle’s Block Party
IMDb: 7.2
100 min

The American comedian/actor delivers a story about the alternative Hip Hop scene. A small town Ohio man’s moves to Brooklyn, New York, to throw an unprecedented block party.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a…

Something the Lord Made

Something the Lord Made

Something the Lord Made
IMDb: 8.2
110 min

A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Civil Brand

Civil Brand

Civil Brand
IMDb: 5.2
95 min

Forced to work under slave-like conditions in a ”prison for profit” program, the inmates of a mostly-African-American female prison, Whitehead Correctional, try to take over the institution. At the core…

The Italian Job

The Italian Job

The Italian Job
IMDb: 7.0
110 min

Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn’t plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team…

Brown Sugar

Brown Sugar

Brown Sugar
IMDb: 6.6
109 min

Sidney is a writer who’s just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based…

Monster’s Ball

Monster’s Ball

Monster’s Ball
IMDb: 7.0
111 min

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who…

Carmen: A Hip Hopera

Carmen: A Hip Hopera

Carmen: A Hip Hopera
IMDb: 4.7
85 min

An engaged Philadelphia policeman (Mekhi Phifer) falls in love with a beautiful woman (Beyoncé Knowles) while dealing with a corrupt superior (Mos Def).

Bamboozled

Bamboozled

Bamboozled
IMDb: 6.6
136 min

TV producer Pierre Delacroix becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a 21st century minstrel…

Genre: Comedy, Drama