Places in the Heart, set in 1930s Texas, is the story of a black field hand helping a widowed white produce a successful cotton harvest, ending with an unusual Communion service.
The life of teacher/preacher Howard Thurman is explored, with emphasis upon his influence on MLK, Jr. & other Civil Rights activists.
Every American should see this movie. Click the title to read my entire review.
An insightful, immersive film set in Oakland, California. Click the image to read my review.
As the black Cassius Green rises in the world of telemarketing dominated by whites he is tempted to sell out his friends, and then he makes a horrible discovery.
I give this film 5 out of 5 stars. Click the image to read my entire review.
A satire about a white father’s adultery & murder of his wife plot that threatens the life of his son while the neighborhood protests against the black family just moved in next door.
When Deborah Hall forgives her husband for cheating on her, he joins her at a soup kitchen where they befriend an angry homeless black man who changes their lives.
A terrific film about the early work of Thurgood Marshall. Click the image to read my entire review.
Phone videos, newscasts, & interviews thrust us into the mean streets of Ferguson, MO, where blacks (& some whites) react to the killing of unarmed Michael Brown. by a white cop.