Search results for "Jill Scott"

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Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2005) RT 92% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The American comedian/actor delivers a story about the alternative Hip Hop scene. A small town Ohio man’s moves to Brooklyn, New York, to throw an unprecedented block party. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Dave Chappelle  •  Erykah Badu  •  Common  •  Mos Def

Hounddog (2007) RT 15% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Deborah Kampmeier
CAST:  Dakota Fanning  •  Oliver Clayton-Luce  •  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Cody Hanford

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman

Baggage Claim (2013) RT 14% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David E. Talbert
CAST:  Paula Patton  •  Adam Brody  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Taye Diggs

Jay-Z: Made in America (2013)

Hip-hop artist Jay-Z organizes the "Budweiser Made In America" music festival.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Jay-Z  •  Eddie Vedder  •  Kanye West  •  Jill Scott

Steel Magnolias (2012) RT 69% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2000

In an updated contemporary version of the beloved stage play and 1989 film, "Steel Magnolias" chronicles the lives and friendship of six women in Louisiana. Supporting each ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kenny Leon
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Alfre Woodard  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Jill Scott

Chris Botti: Live with Orchestra and Special Guests (2006) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Aug 2006

December 2005. Los Angeles, California. Trumpeter Chris Botti, on the heels of his break- through gold certified album "When I Fall In Love", and the record-breaking follow up ...  (more)

CAST:  Chris Botti  •  Sting  •  Jill Scott  •  Paula Cole

Sins of the Mother (2010) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Shay is a young African-American college student whom is forced to take a year off from school to return to her hometown where she struggles with her anger and insecurity when ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul A. Kaufman
CAST:  Jill Scott  •  Nicole Beharie  •  Katharine Isabelle  •  Monaeya Silveira

Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)

Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Janet Jackson  •  Jill Scott  •  Sharon Leal

Cavedweller (2004) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Jan 2005

A traumatic event sends a musician (Sedgwick) back to her hometown in an effort to reunite with the daughters she abandoned. To do so, she must confront her abusive ex-husband ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Sherilyn Fenn  •  Jill Scott

Why Did I Get Married? (2007) RT 46% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The film is about the difficulty of maintaining a solid relationship in modern times. Eight married college friends plus one other non-friend (all of whom have achieved middle ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Jill Scott  •  Janet Jackson  •  Michael Jai White

With This Ring (2015)

After attending their friend Elise's (Sudano) wedding to Nate (Bishop) on New Year's Eve, Trista (Hall), a career-­driven talent agent, Viviane (Scott), a successful gossip ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nzingha Stewart
CAST:  Regina Hall  •  Jill Scott  •  Eve  •  Brooklyn Sudano

Flint (2017)

A woman deals with the toxic water scandal in Flint, Michigan, and the effect it has on her family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Betsy Brandt  •  Rob Morrow  •  Marin Ireland

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