Tag: Ruby Dee

Baby Geniuses-1999 2.6

Baby Geniuses-1999

Dr. Elena Kinder and Dr. Heap work for BABYCO, the world's leading manufacturer in baby products. What the public doesn't know, however, is that Dr. Kinder and Dr. Heap are secretly working on cracking the code to "baby ...

Uptight-1968 7.3

Uptight-1968

Black revolutionaries are betrayed by one of their own. Based on the 1935 classic, "The Informer."::Anonymous...

A Raisin in the Sun-1961 8

A Raisin in the Sun-1961

Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man. Until, that is, the family gets an unexpected financ...

Do the Right Thing-1989 7.9

Do the Right Thing-1989

This film looks at life in the Bedford-Stuyvesant district of Brooklyn on a hot summer Sunday. As he does everyday, Sal Fragione opens the pizza parlor he's owned for 25 years. The neighborhood has changed considerably i...

Cat People-1982 6.1

Cat People-1982

The Cat People originated way back in time, when humans sacrificed their women to leopards, who mated with them. Cat People look similar to humans, but must mate with other Cat People before they transform into panthers....

A Place Out of Time: The Bordentown School-2009 5.9

A Place Out of Time: The Bordentown School-2009

For a seventy-year period, when America cared little about the education of African-Americans, and discrimination was law and custom, The Bordentown School was an educational utopia. An incubator for black pride and inte...

The Incident-1967 7.7

The Incident-1967

Stark melodrama about two thrill seeking tough guys who terrorize late-night passengers on a New York City train. The random victims are more concerned with their own problems than helping each other and pray that they w...

Love at Large-1990 5.7

Love at Large-1990

A down and out private detective (Berenger) is asked by a beautiful woman (Archer) to follow her lover (Young) because she thinks he may be planning to kill her. Due to her poor description she's in danger. He ends up fo...

Just Cause-1995 6.4

Just Cause-1995

Bobby Earl (Blair Underwood) is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime, he calls in Paul Armstrong (Sir Sean Connery), a professor of law, to help prove his innocence. Armst...