Tyra Ferrell

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Boyz n the Hood (1991)

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Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Ice Cube  •  Morris Chestnut

Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Ice Cube  •  Morris Chestnut

Jungle Fever (1991)

A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Spike Lee  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Ruby Dee  •  John Turturro

A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Spike Lee  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Ruby Dee  •  John Turturro

Lady Beware (1987)

Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Michael Woods  •  Cotter Smith  •  Tyra Ferrell

Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Michael Woods  •  Cotter Smith  •  Tyra Ferrell

School Daze (1988)

Fraternity and sorority members clash with other students at a historically black college during homecoming weekend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Joe Seneca  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Jasmine Guy

Fraternity and sorority members clash with other students at a historically black college during homecoming weekend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Joe Seneca  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Jasmine Guy

The Exorcist III (1990)

Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased serial killer. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Peter Blatty
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Ed Flanders  •  Brad Dourif  •  Jason Miller

Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased serial killer. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Peter Blatty
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Ed Flanders  •  Brad Dourif  •  Jason Miller

The Mighty Quinn (1989)

Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor Chalk, insists that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carl Schenkel
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Mimi Rogers  •  James Fox  •  M. Emmet Walsh

Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor Chalk, insists that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carl Schenkel
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Mimi Rogers  •  James Fox  •  M. Emmet Walsh

The Perfect Score (2004)

Six high school seniors decide to break into the Princeton Testing Center so they can steal the answers to their upcoming SAT tests and all get perfect scores.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Bryan Greenberg  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Erika Christensen

Six high school seniors decide to break into the Princeton Testing Center so they can steal the answers to their upcoming SAT tests and all get perfect scores.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Bryan Greenberg  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Erika Christensen

Poetic Justice (1993)

In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Janet Jackson  •  Tupac Shakur  •  Regina King  •  Joe Torry

In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Janet Jackson  •  Tupac Shakur  •  Regina King  •  Joe Torry

The Neon Empire (1989)

New York mobster Junior Moloff begins plans to transform Las Vegas into a mecca of prostitution and gambling.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Ray Sharkey  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Gary Busey  •  Dylan McDermott

New York mobster Junior Moloff begins plans to transform Las Vegas into a mecca of prostitution and gambling.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Ray Sharkey  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Gary Busey  •  Dylan McDermott

Equinox (1992)

Henry Petosa and Freddy Ace are twins who were separated being babies, and they do not know each other. Henry was adopted by a honest man, while Freddy becomes a gangster. Henry is very shy and has a lot of mental troubles. The film melts the two stories by a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Fred Ward  •  Tyra Ferrell

Henry Petosa and Freddy Ace are twins who were separated being babies, and they do not know each other. Henry was adopted by a honest man, while Freddy becomes a gangster. Henry is very shy and has a lot of mental troubles. The film melts the two stories by a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Fred Ward  •  Tyra Ferrell

So Fine (1981)

While trying to get his father out of a financial jam, a man comes up with an idea that turns into an unexpected overnight financial fashion success - the bottomless pants.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Jack Warden  •  Mariangela Melato  •  Richard Kiel

While trying to get his father out of a financial jam, a man comes up with an idea that turns into an unexpected overnight financial fashion success - the bottomless pants.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Jack Warden  •  Mariangela Melato  •  Richard Kiel

The Bobby Debarge Story (2019)

The tumultuous life of Bobby DeBarge, the former lead singer of 70's R&B/Funk Band Switch, and the eldest sibling of the world-famous pop group DeBarge. Despite his success in music, the iconic falsetto found his life in peril as he struggled with fame and fortune ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russ Parr
CAST:  Roshon Fegan  •  Marie Burke  •  Maiya Boyd  •  Tyra Ferrell

The tumultuous life of Bobby DeBarge, the former lead singer of 70's R&B/Funk Band Switch, and the eldest sibling of the world-famous pop group DeBarge. Despite his success in music, the iconic falsetto found his life in peril as he struggled with fame and fortune ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russ Parr
CAST:  Roshon Fegan  •  Marie Burke  •  Maiya Boyd  •  Tyra Ferrell

Better Off Dead. (1993)

A lawyer fights a losing battle against the courts to overturn the death sentence for a convicted female robber/murderer despite demands from the woman that her death sentence be carried out.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neema Barnette
CAST:  Mare Winningham  •  Tyra Ferrell  •  Kevin Tighe  •  Don Harvey

A lawyer fights a losing battle against the courts to overturn the death sentence for a convicted female robber/murderer despite demands from the woman that her death sentence be carried out.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neema Barnette
CAST:  Mare Winningham  •  Tyra Ferrell  •  Kevin Tighe  •  Don Harvey

A New York Christmas Wedding (2020)

As her Christmas Eve wedding draws near, Jennifer is visited by an angel and shown what could have been if she hadn't denied her true feelings for her childhood best friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otoja Abit
CAST:  Nia Fairweather  •  Adriana DeMeo  •  Otoja Abit  •  Chris Noth

As her Christmas Eve wedding draws near, Jennifer is visited by an angel and shown what could have been if she hadn't denied her true feelings for her childhood best friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otoja Abit
CAST:  Nia Fairweather  •  Adriana DeMeo  •  Otoja Abit  •  Chris Noth

White Men Can't Jump (1992)

Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast dangerous - and funny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Shelton
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Rosie Perez  •  Tyra Ferrell

Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast dangerous - and funny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Shelton
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Rosie Perez  •  Tyra Ferrell