Tag: Whoopi Goldberg

The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte hosts the Tonight Show (2020) -

The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte hosts the Tonight Show (2020)

For one week in February 1968, Johnny Carson gave up his chair to Harry Belafonte, the first time an African-American had hosted a late night TV show for a whole week.::Lawrence Chadbourne...

The Captain’s Summit (2009) (V) 8

The Captain’s Summit (2009) (V)

For the first time in Star Trek history, five of the final frontier's greatest names have been brought together for a 70 minute rare and unprecedented round table event. Filmed exclusively for the Star Trek: Original Mot...

My Darling Vivian (2020) -

My Darling Vivian (2020)

The story of Vivian Liberto, Johnny Cash's first wife and the mother of his four daughters....

Yamasong: March of the Hollows-2017 4.8

Yamasong: March of the Hollows-2017

An automated girl and tortoise warrior journey with a band of outlaws on an incredible quest. Their one hope is to find a legendary relic to defeat a sinister mechanized army and save the creatures of their world.::Mallo...

Burglar-1987 5.2

Burglar-1987

Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As...

It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie-2002 6.4

It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie-2002

The owner of a bank (Miss Bitterman) wants to own the Muppet Theatre so she can build a nightclub over it. After she tricks Pepe into giving her the only copy of the contract between her father and the Muppets, she chang...

9/11-2017 4.1

9/11-2017

On the morning of September 11, 2001, a messenger sings "Happy Birthday to You" to his daughter, a billionaire argues with his wife in a divorce hearing, a maintenance man begins his day, and a young Russian decides she'...

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey-2011 7.6

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey-2011

The film traces Kevin Clash's rise from his modest beginnings in Baltimore to his current success as the man behind Elmo, one of the world's most recognizable and adored characters. Millions of children tune in daily to ...

Good Fences-2003 5.4

Good Fences-2003

Good Fences is about an upwardly mobile black family for whom the American dream becomes a nightmare. Set in the 1970s, Tom Spader is an attorney who is determined to end what he has dubbed "the colored man's losing stre...

The Little Engine That Could-2011 5.6

The Little Engine That Could-2011

Featuring an all-star cast, the timeless story comes to life in this all-new, feature-length film filled with fun and adventure!::Anonymous...

Moonlight and Valentino-1995 5.7

Moonlight and Valentino-1995

College poetry professor and poet Rebecca Trager Lott's husband Ben Lott has just died in a freak accident. Rebecca's support during this difficult time consists of her best friend Sylvie Morrow, her sister Lucy Trager, ...

Boys on the Side-1995 6.5

Boys on the Side-1995

Jane is a night club singer, out of work. Robin is a quirky real estate agent looking for a ride-share to accompany her to California. Her advertisement is answered by Jane, who at first was uncertain about her. A stop i...

Why We Laugh: Funny Women-2013 7

Why We Laugh: Funny Women-2013

An uncensored look into the lives of the female stand-up comedian. Featuring interviews and live performance footage from some of today's most prominent female voices in stand-up comedy and entertainment, this revealing ...

Homer and Eddie-1989 5.3

Homer and Eddie-1989

A mentally disabled man gets help from a sociopath when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.::K. Rose ...

Under African Skies-2012 7.8

Under African Skies-2012

Paul Simon returns to South Africa to explore the journey of his Graceland album, including the political backlash he received for allegedly breaking the UN cultural boycott of South Africa designed to end the Apartheid ...

Made in America-1993 5

Made in America-1993

In the Bay Area, widowed Sarah Mathews and her high school senior daughter Zora Mathews are intellectuals who embrace their African roots, Sarah who owns and operates a store all things African called African Queen. Desp...

A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa-2008 6.6

A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa-2008

When Gonzo accidentally diverts three letters to Santa, he talks Kermit and his friends into delivering them to the North Pole personally.::Kenneth Chisholm...

Ghosts of Mississippi-1996 6.7

Ghosts of Mississippi-1996

Ghosts of Mississippi is a real-life drama covering the final trial of Byron De La Beckwith, the assassin of heroic civil rights leader Medgar Evers. The movie begins with the murder on June 12, 1963 and the events surro...

Nobody’s Fool-2018 4.6

Nobody’s Fool-2018

Danica is a successful worker at a marketing firm, and has been in a relationship with "Charlie", a man she met online a year ago but has never seen in person. When she is sent to pick up her recently-paroled sister Tany...

The Lion King-1994 8.5

The Lion King-1994

A young lion prince is cast out of his pride by his cruel uncle, who claims he killed his father. While the uncle rules with an iron paw, the prince grows up beyond the Savannah, living by a philosophy: No worries for th...

A Very Sordid Wedding-2017 5.3

A Very Sordid Wedding-2017

Tired of the religious zealotry and anti-gay bigotry in their Texas town, sisters Latrell, LaVonda, and Aunt Sissy decide to protest an "Anti-Equality Rally" which aims to forbid any same sex weddings in their county. Th...

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit-1993 5.6

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit-1993

The sisters come back to Deloris's show to get her back as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of students in their parochial school which is doomed for closure. One of the girls, who is the most talented of t...

Big Stone Gap-2014 5.6

Big Stone Gap-2014

Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia, the tiny town of Big Stone Gap is home to some of the most charming eccentrics in the state. Ave Maria Mulligan is the town's self-proclaimed spinster, a thirty-five year...

Soapdish-1991 6.5

Soapdish-1991

Celeste Talbert has been the queen of the soaps for over two decades. Montana Moorehead needs to get her out of her way before she can move on and begins her program to get her to leave. She hires an old boyfriend of Cel...

Incredible Love-2009 3.8

Incredible Love-2009

After Hollywood stuntman, Lucky Doshi, gets married to Kamini Sandhu, his Punjab-born friend and fellow Universal Studio's colleague, Viraj Shergill, chastises him, while Kamini's man-hating surgeon friend, Simrita Rai, ...

Everyone’s Hero-2006 5.7

Everyone’s Hero-2006

A young boy named Yankee Irving finds himself at an extraordinary crossroads: He has a chance to be a hero - and make a difference against incredible odds - or he can play it safe. With faith in himself instilled by his ...

A Little Bit of Heaven-2011 6.3

A Little Bit of Heaven-2011

An irreverent young woman who uses her humor to prevent matters from getting serious has a life-changing visit with her doctor.::Anonymous...

The Color Purple-1985 7.8

The Color Purple-1985

This film follows the life of Celie, a young black girl growing up in the early 1900's. The first time we see Celie, she is 14 - and pregnant - by her father. We stay with her for the next 30 years of her tough life......

In the Gloaming-1997 7.1

In the Gloaming-1997

Danny, dying of Aids, returns home for his last months. Always close to his mother, they share moments of openness that tend to shut out Danny's father and his sister....

The Associate-1996 6.1

The Associate-1996

Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson grab all the credit. She then leaves and sta...

The Player-1992 7.5

The Player-1992

Events in the life of a Hollywood studio executive, unfold with the same unrealistic positive coincidences, ultimately culminating to a "happy ending", much like the movie scripts, with which he works day in and out, aft...

For Colored Girls-2010 6.1

For Colored Girls-2010

The movie is based on Ntozake Shange's play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf." Unlike the original play which featured only 7 women known by colors performing the collection of 20 p...

Sister Act-1992 6.4

Sister Act-1992

Deloris Wilson, a black woman who has chosen the stage name Deloris Van Cartier, is a Reno lounge singer, she the lead in a girl trio in which she also chooses and arranges the music and choreographs the shows. She is a ...

The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata-2004 6.6

The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata-2004

Timon and Pumbaa start to watch the original Lion King movie, but Timon keeps insisting to fast forward to when they come in, because they weren't seen in the beginning of the story or anywhere until halfway through. Pum...

The Deep End of the Ocean-1999 6.4

The Deep End of the Ocean-1999

The Deep End of The Ocean is a film about a family's reaction when Ben, the youngest son is kidnapped and then found ten years later, living in the same town....