Search results for "Loretta Devine"


Crash (2004) RT 75% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Haggis
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Don Cheadle  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Peña

I Am Sam (2001)

Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jessie Nelson
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Dianne Wiest

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999) RT 83% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Feb 2000

An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Brent Spiner  •  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Obba Babatunde

Kingdom Come (2001) RT 28% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2001

When her husband keels over from a stroke, Raynelle Slocumb calls the entire clan together to remember their dearly departed. Family tensions reach a comedic boil as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Doug McHenry
CAST:  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  LL Cool J  •  Loretta Devine  •  Anthony Anderson

Stanley & Iris (1990) RT 29% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2004

An illiterate cook at a company cafeteria tries for the attention of a newly widowed woman. As they get to know one another, she discovers his inability to read. When he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Robert De Niro  •  Swoosie Kurtz  •  Martha Plimpton

The Preacher's Wife (1996) RT 60% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Whitney Houston  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Gregory Hines

Urban Legend (1998) RT 20% / Audience 37%

DVD release: May 2001

There's a campus killer on the loose who's making urban legends, like the one about eating pop rocks and soda at the same time will make your stomach explode and the one about ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jamie Blanks
CAST:  Alicia Witt  •  Jared Leto  •  Rebecca Gayheart  •  Michael Rosenbaum

Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000) RT 9% / Audience 20%

DVD release: Jun 2001

The making of a horror movie takes on a terrifying reality for students at the most prestigious film school in the country in 'Urban Legends: Final Cut', the suspenseful ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Ottman
CAST:  Jennifer Morrison  •  Matthew Davis  •  Loretta Devine  •  Hart Bochner

Waiting to Exhale (1995) RT 52% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Forest Whitaker
CAST:  Whitney Houston  •  Angela Bassett  •  Loretta Devine  •  Lela Rochon

Woman Thou Art Loosed (2004) RT 50% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2005

An adaptation of Bishop T.D. Jakes' self-help novel, chronciling a woman's struggle to come to terms with her legacy of abuse, addiction and poverty.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Schultz
CAST:  Kimberly Elise  •  Loretta Devine  •  Debbi Morgan  •  Michael Boatman




Class Act (1992) RT 17% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Dec 1992

Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Randall Miller
CAST:  Meshach Taylor  •  Mariann Aalda  •  Loretta Devine  •  Rick Ducommun

Hoodlum (1997) RT 43% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2001

In 1934, the second most lucrative business in New York City was running "the numbers". When, Madam Queen, the powerful woman who runs the scam in Harlem, is arrested. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Duke
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Tim Roth  •  Vanessa Williams  •  Andy García

Dreamgirls (2006) RT 78% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2007

Three young women - Deena Jones, Effie White, and Lorrell Robinson - desire to become pop stars and get their wish when they're picked to be backup singers for the legendary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Beyoncé  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Danny Glover

Freedom Song (2000) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Freedom Song (2000) is a made-for-TV film based on true stories of the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi in the 1960s. It tells the story of the struggle of African ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Danny Glover  •  Vondie Curtis-Hall  •  Loretta Devine  •  Vicellous Reon Shannon

Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story (2012) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2012

In the Lifetime® movie, THE FANTASIA BARRINO STORY: LIFE IS NOT A FAIRYTALE, a single teenage mother overcomes all odds - sexual abuse, poverty and illiteracy - by relying on ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Debbie Allen
CAST:  Fantasia Barrino  •  Loretta Devine  •  Ashley LeConte Campbell

Welcome to Me (2014) RT 73% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 2015

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Shira Piven
CAST:  Kristen Wiig  •  James Marsden  •  Linda Cardellini  •  Wes Bentley

You're Not You (2014) RT 44% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Apr 2015

A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George C. Wolfe
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Emmy Rossum  •  Josh Duhamel  •  Ali Larter

Clover (1997)

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DIRECTION:  Jud Taylor
CAST:  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Ernie Hudson  •  Zelda Harris  •  Loretta Devine

Khumba (2013) RT 44% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Anthony Silverston
CAST:  Jake T. Austin  •  Liam Neeson  •  Steve Buscemi  •  AnnaSophia Robb