Search results for "Vanessa Bell Calloway"

Bébé's Kids (1992)

When Robin meets the lovely Jamika he thinks he's in heaven. But when he meets her friend Bebe's children, whom she is looking after, he knows he's in hell. Bebe's kids are ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Bruce W. Smith
CAST:  Tone-Lōc  •  Faizon Love  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway  •  Wayne Collins Jr.

Coming to America (1988)

Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen. What better place than Queens, New York, to find his bride? Joined by ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Arsenio Hall  •  James Earl Jones  •  John Amos

Daylight (1996) RT 26% / Audience 37%

DVD release: May 1998

A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Amy Brenneman  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Dan Hedaya

The Inkwell (1994) RT 25% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2003

The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Matty Rich
CAST:  Larenz Tate  •  Joe Morton  •  Suzzanne Douglas  •  Glynn Turman

What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)

A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Angela Bassett  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway  •  Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly

Biker Boyz (2003) RT 23% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 2003

A mythic motorcycle tale of father and son", this is the story of Manuel Galloway, also known as "the King of Cali", the president of a motorcycle club whose members are all ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Reggie Rock Bythewood
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Derek Luke  •  Orlando Jones  •  Djimon Hounsou

The Cherokee Kid (1996) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Isaih Turner didn’t want to be a hero-all he wanted was revenge. Orphaned when both his parents were cruelly murdered by the wealthy and powerful Cyrus Bloomington, the young ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  Paris Barclay
CAST:  Sinbad  •  James Coburn  •  Burt Reynolds  •  A Martinez

Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003) RT 13% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Highschool loser (Cannon) pays a cheerleader (Milian) to pose as his girlfriend so he can be considered cool. Remake of 1987' Can't Buy Me Love, starring Patrick Dempsey  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Troy Beyer
CAST:  Nick Cannon  •  Christina Milian  •  Steve Harvey  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Number One with a Bullet (1987) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Feb 1993

Number One with a Bullet is a 1987 American police detective film directed by Jack Smight. A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  Valerie Bertinelli  •  Doris Roberts

Death Spa (1988) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Oct 1990

Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Michael Fischa
CAST:  William Bumiller  •  Brenda Bakke  •  Shari Shattuck  •  Ken Foree

The Last Fall (2012) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Dec 2014

An NFL journeyman struggles to deal with life's complexities after his professional career is over.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew A. Cherry
CAST:  Lance Gross  •  Nicole Beharie  •  Obba Babatunde  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Archibald the Rainbow Painter (1998)

Vietnam veteran Archibald Wright works as a house painter. One family he paints a house for has a problem he can relate to: Elaine, a woman who hired him, left his husband J.P ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Les Landau
CAST:  Dorian Harewood  •  Michael McKean  •  Patti D'Arbanville  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Love Song (2000) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A privileged, black college student with a fiance falls in love with a white musician she meets on her 21st birthday.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julie Dash
CAST:  Monica Arnold  •  Christian Kane  •  Essence Atkins  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Good Hair (2009) RT 95% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2010

An exposé of comic proportions that only Chris Rock could pull off, GOOD HAIR visits beauty salons and hairstyling battles, scientific laboratories and Indian temples to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jeff Stilson
CAST:  Maya Angelou  •  Chris Rock  •  Nia Long  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Polly: Coming Home! (1990)

Broadway style songs are used to tell this interesting story of an ingenious orphan who gets involved in matchmaking and striving for inter-racial understanding in 1956 Alabama.  (more)

GENRES: Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Debbie Allen
CAST:  Keshia Knight Pulliam  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Dorian Harewood  •  Brandon Quintin Adams

Polly (1989) RT Audience 95%

An musical adaptation of the book "Pollyanna" set in the 1950's in which an orphan tries to use gladness to unite the people in a small southern town.  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  Debbie Allen
CAST:  Keshia Knight Pulliam  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Dorian Harewood  •  T. K. Carter

Southside With You (2016)

Southside With You chronicles a single day in the summer of 1989 when the future president of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady on an epic first ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Tanne
CAST:  Parker Sawyers  •  Tika Sumpter  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway  •  Phillip Edward Van Lear

The Miki Howard Story (2016)

Story of Miki Howard, an American R&B and Jazz singer, whose hits include "Ain't Nobody Like You" and "Ain't Nuthin' in the World."  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Christine Swanson
CAST:  Gary Dourdan  •  Darius McCrary  •  Teyonah Parris  •  Amari Cheatom