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A biography of Bessie Smith, the great singer known as the "Empress of the Blues." Considered by many to be the greatest blues singer of all time, Bessie Smith was also a successful vaudeville entertainer who became the highest paid African-American performer of the roaring twenties. This revised an
After a cheerleader is sexual assaulted by the high school football team, she must overcome her shame and use the evidence gathered from the subsequent social media firestorm to piece together the night that she can't remember in her fight for justice.
A young mother, having just given birth and relocated to a remote house, begins to think her home is haunted by the ghost of a teenage girl who lived there before.
As part of a company exchange program, a New York advertising executive and a junior ad rep in London switch lives for a month and realize how much they have in common with each other.
In America, the police are sworn to uphold the law and protect the innocent. But on the streets, it's everyone for themselves--and the streets are where policeman Eldon Perry honed his craft. Perry is a veteran cop in Los Angeles, one of the toughest cities in the world. A member of the LAPD's elite
Macklin is a professional thief with a retro style and a love for his dog. He's level-headed but cold-hearted. So when he's double-crossed, he doesn't just take revenge, but rather he exacts a painful retribution that's meant to send a message to his double-crossers. However his double-crossers are
There's something about Mary that still bewitches Ted. Although he hasn't seen her in over a dozen years, since that shameful prom night, his heart still flutters at the recollection of her. He's still crazy about her after all these years, and curious as to her whereabouts. At the insistence of his
A cancer research doctor and a nurse stumble on a plot masterminded by a group of researchers who are giving rich people cancer and then curing them in order to obtain large donations from the grateful patients.
A man with AIDS, who is in denial, hooks up with a homeless black woman.
The question of inheritance leads a large family into battle.
Hip hop superstars Kid ''N Play return for this entry in the hit "House Party series." This time, Kid is about to take the plunge and get married, so the boys need to plan a bachelor party that will send him off in style. But problems arise when Play''s fledgling music career gets in the way and he has to deliver a music group to a venue on the night of the big party. Christopher Reid and Christopher Martin reprise their roles as the two bumbling, good-natured friends.
A recently widowed, young father must decide whether he should raise his daughter or let her grandparents raise her after the death of his wife.
A battered wife becomes engaged in a bitter custody battle and discovers that the legal system will not allow testimony of spousal abuse in custody hearings.
Two brothers build a drug empire in New York City.
Quasi-documentary about a couple of middle class black guys who reinvent themselves as tough, bad boy "gangsta" rappers.
Music legend Tina Turner tries to deal with the abusive husband who made her a star.
The loss of her lover to gang violence and her alcoholic mother's suicide has made Justice a recluse whose singular form of expression and survival is her poetry. Abandoned and alone, Justice's tough-talking persona masks her insecurity and distrust of people. Lucky is a stalwart postal carrier who has successfully resisted the temptations of a seemingly natural existence on the streets. Dedicated to raising his daughter while her mother spends her days on crack, Lucky's ambition to transcend the limitations of life in the hood compels him to spend weekends in Oakland in his cousin's eight-track garage studio, recording rap songs that enable him to creatively voice his inner rage and build hope for his future. Both Justice and Lucky are recluses and dreamers pushing through the status quo to make their own destinies. Against the backdrop of urban despair and loneliness, they struggle to find love, hope and, ultimately personal transformation.
Story about everyday life in Watts as seen through the eyes of a teenager who is trying to overcome his bleak surroundings.
In this Cinderella-in-reverse, a rich, bored and spoiled brat becomes a maid for an obnoxious Beverly Hills couple. She learns a lesson about herself, about friendship and love and humanity from the other servants and falls for the handsome young chauffeur.
A director forces dancers to reveal their inner torments during an audition.
Cookie runs away from the stepfather who sexually abused her and goes to New York City. When she arrives at the Port Authority bus terminal, Cookie meets a pimp named Duke, and falls into a life of prostitution.
Coverage of the 32nd annual NAACP Image Awards presentation from the Universal Amphitheatre.
The program features spoofs of music videos coupled with performances by rock personalities.
A special starring Whitney Houston. Includes highlights of her world tour as well as a behind-the-scenes view of her personal life.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Miniseries based on the non-fiction book by David Simon and Edward Burns about a black family and the changes they experience over decades in Baltimore. The story focuses on Gary McCullough, Fran Boyd and their 15-year-old son DeAndre McCullough. They live amid an open-air drug market on West Baltim
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