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Notorious

Notorious

Notorious
IMDb: 6.7
122

“Notorious” is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the…

Genre: Drama, History, Music
What’s Love Got to Do with It

What’s Love Got to Do with It

What’s Love Got to Do with It
IMDb: 7.3
118

A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.

Genre: Drama, Music
Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood
IMDb: 7.8
112

Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun…

Genre: Drama
London Has Fallen

London Has Fallen

London Has Fallen
IMDb: 5.9
99

In London for the Prime Minister’s funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.

Genre: Action, Thriller
Vampire in Brooklyn

Vampire in Brooklyn

Vampire in Brooklyn
IMDb: 4.6
100

Maximillian, the lone survivor of a race of vampires, comes to Brooklyn in search of a way to live past the next full moon. His ticket to survival is Rita,…

Black Panther

Black Panther

Black Panther
IMDb: 7.3
134

King T’Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. However, T’Challa soon finds that he is challenged…

White Bird in a Blizzard

White Bird in a Blizzard

White Bird in a Blizzard
IMDb: 6.4
91

Kat Connors is a 17-year-old when her perfect homemaker mother, Eve, disappears. Having lived for so long in an emotionally repressed household, she barely registers her mother’s absence and certainly…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Survivor

Survivor

Survivor
IMDb: 5.6
96

A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for…

Contact

Contact

Contact
IMDb: 7.4
150

Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who…

Otherhood

Otherhood

Otherhood
IMDb: 6.1
100

Three suburban moms travel to New York City to visit their sons.

Genre: Comedy
Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Mission: Impossible – Fallout
IMDb: 7.7
147

When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen
IMDb: 6.5
120

When the White House (Secret Service Code: “Olympus”) is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the…

Genre: Action, Thriller
9-1-1

9-1-1

9-1-1
TMDb: 8
45 min

Explore the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. These emergency responders must try to balance saving those…

Status: Returning Series
Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle
IMDb: 5.5
81

When Curious George is offered a special space mission, Ted (The Man in the Yellow Hat) can’t deny his little friend this exciting journey, especially after Curious George completes the…

Whispers: An Elephant’s Tale

Whispers: An Elephant’s Tale

Whispers: An Elephant’s Tale
IMDb: 5.1
72

A nameless baby elephant-steer was just getting used to life in the herd, when poachers kill his mother, so he runs and gets lost. He’s found by a grouchy female,…

Genre: Drama, Family
Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

Based on Ta-Nehisi Coates’ #1 New York Times bestseller and originally adapted and staged by the Apollo Theater, this special combines elements of that production – including powerful readings from…

Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart
IMDb: 6.8
124

Story of a schoolteacher’s struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.

Genre: Drama
Panther

Panther

Panther
IMDb: 6.5
124

Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther’s history in Oakland. Panther…

Genre: Drama
Mr. 3000

Mr. 3000

Mr. 3000
IMDb: 5.5
104

Aging baseball star who goes by the nickname, Mr. 3000, finds out many years after retirement that he didn’t quite reach 3,000 hits. Now at age 47 he’s back to…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
How Stella Got Her Groove Back

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

How Stella Got Her Groove Back
IMDb: 5.7
124

Through good times and bad, Stella and Delilah have always had each other. Now, Stella’s so busy building a life that she’s forgotten how to really live. But Delilah is…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom
IMDb: 5.7
112

Two very different families converge on Martha’s Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.

Genre: Comedy
Masked and Anonymous

Masked and Anonymous

Masked and Anonymous
IMDb: 5.4
112

Amidst unrest, organizers put on a benefit concert.

Genre: Drama, Music
Critters 4

Critters 4

Critters 4
IMDb: 4.1
100

Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy….

Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
IMDb: 7.7
202

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the ’50s, he became a Black Muslim and…

Genre: Drama, History
Strange Days

Strange Days

Strange Days
IMDb: 7.2
145

Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded…

Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale
IMDb: 5.9
127

Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive “good man” to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Supernova

Supernova

Supernova
IMDb: 4.9
91

Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a…

The Score

The Score

The Score
IMDb: 6.8
124

An aging thief hopes to retire and live off his ill-gotten wealth when a young kid convinces him into doing one last heist.

Meet the Robinsons

Meet the Robinsons

Meet the Robinsons
IMDb: 6.8
95

In this animated adventure, brilliant preteen inventor Lewis creates a memory scanner to retrieve his earliest recollections and find out why his mother gave him up for adoption. But when…

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee
IMDb: 7.3
112

Akeelah is a precocious 11-year-old girl from south Los Angeles with a gift for words. Despite her mother’s objections, Akeelah enters various spelling contests, for which she is tutored by…

Genre: Drama
Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth
IMDb: 7.2
108

When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Black Nativity

Black Nativity

Black Nativity
IMDb: 4.6
93

A street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks…

Genre: Drama, Music
This Means War

This Means War

This Means War
IMDb: 6.3
91

Two top CIA operatives wage an epic battle against one another after they discover they are dating the same woman.

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq

Chi-Raq
IMDb: 5.7
127

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Meet the Browns

Meet the Browns

Meet the Browns
IMDb: 4.4
100

A single mother living in inner city Chicago, Brenda has been struggling for years to make ends meet and keep her three kids off the street.But when she’s laid off…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Apollo

The Apollo

The Apollo
IMDb: 6.4
98

The history of New York City’s Apollo Theater in Harlem is given the full treatment.

Genre: Documentary
ER

ER

ER
TMDb: 7.4
45 min

Explores the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital and the critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of its overburdened emergency room.

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama