Celebrating Black Voices

Movies made by and starring Black artists.

Bessiedrama | TV-MA
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Queen Latifah is “Empress of the Blues” Bessie Smith in this Dee Rees-directed drama about how Smith’s tumultuous personal life fueled her genre-defying sound.

Harrietdrama | PG-13
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The Outsider's Cynthia Erivo stars as Harriet Tubman in this drama about the heroic abolitionist's escape from slavery and dangerous missions to liberate hundreds of slaves through the Underground Railroad.

The Hate U Givedrama | PG-13
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When a teenager witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood friend by a cop, she must decide what to do next in this drama adapted from the critically acclaimed novel of the same name.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacksdrama | TV-MA
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Go behind Deborah Lacks’ search to learn about the mother she never knew and understand how the unauthorized harvesting of Lacks' cancerous cells led to unprecedented medical breakthroughs.

Littlecomedy | PG-13
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Jordan (Regina Hall) is transformed into her 13-year-old self (Marsai Martin) when the pressures of her career become too much to bear — and her long-suffering assistant April (Issa Rae) is the only one in on her secret.

Native Sondrama | NA
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A young Black man's dalliance with a wealthy white family takes a disastrous turn in this modern reimagining of Richard Wright's haunting novel.

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Birds of Prey

After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) teams up with superheroes Huntress, Black Canary, and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from Gotham City’s evil and narcissistic crime czar Roman Sionis.



Queen & Slim

A Black couple’s ordinary first date spirals out of control when a minor traffic stop ends with the man killing a cop in self-defense. While forced to go on the run, the pair learn about each other and themselves in this powerful story from writer Lena Waithe.


premieres august 29 at 8 pm

The Way Back

Academy Award winner Ben Affleck stars as Jack Cunningham, a former high school basketball superstar who drowned a promising future in alcohol and is now given one last shot at redemption as his alma mater’s basketball coach.

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