Search results for "Kimberly Elise"

Bait (2000) RT 26% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Landing in jail for a petty theft crime, Alvin finds himself sharing a cell with John Jaster, the incarcerated half of the pair of high-tech thieves responsible for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  David Morse  •  Robert Pastorelli  •  David Paymer

Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005) RT 16% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Charles McCarter and his wife Helen are about to celebrate their 18th-wedding anniversary when Helen comes home to find her clothes packed up in a U-Haul van parked in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Darren Grant
CAST:  Kimberly Elise  •  Steve Harris  •  Tyler Perry  •  Shemar Moore

John Q (2002) RT 23% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 2002

John Quincy Archibald is a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot receive a transplant because HMO insurance will not ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Robert Duvall  •  Anne Heche  •  Kimberly Elise

Set It Off (1996) RT 63% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Four black women, all of whom have suffered for lack of money and at the hands of the majority, undertake to rob banks. While initially successful, a policeman who was ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  F. Gary Gray
CAST:  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Queen Latifah  •  Vivica A. Fox  •  Kimberly Elise

The Manchurian Candidate (2004) RT 81% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins to doubt that his fellow squad-mate Sergeant ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Meryl Streep  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Kimberly Elise

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)

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

Beloved (1998) RT 78% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 1999

After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe and Denver ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Oprah Winfrey  •  Danny Glover  •  Thandie Newton  •  Lisa Gay Hamilton

The Great Debaters (2007)

The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Denzel Washington
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Jurnee Smollett  •  Nate Parker  •  Forest Whitaker

Death Wish (2018)

A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Dean Norris  •  Elisabeth Shue

Hannah's Law (2012) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Dec 2012

Hannah keeps the law in "the wickedest city on earth:" Dodge City, Kansas. with the help of young Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday and Stagecoach Mary.  (more)

GENRES: TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  Rachel Talalay
CAST:  Sara Canning  •  John Pyper-Ferguson  •  Greyston Holt  •  Ryan Kennedy

Highland Park (2013) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Aug 2013

A high school faculty lotto pool places its fate in the lucky numbers they've played for ten years after hearing budget cuts have eliminated all their jobs.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew Meieran
CAST:  Billy Burke  •  Parker Posey  •  Deborah Ann Woll  •  Michelle Forbes

For Colored Girls (2010) RT 32% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2011

About existence from the perspective of 20 nameless black females. Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Kimberly Elise  •  Janet Jackson  •  Loretta Devine  •  Thandie Newton

Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story is a movie based on the life story of world-renowned neurosurgeon Ben Carson from 1961 to 1987.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Carter
CAST:  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Kimberly Elise  •  Aunjanue Ellis  •  Ele Bardha

Bojangles (2001) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Biography of the legendary entertainer Bill Robinson, also known as Mr. Bojangles.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Gregory Hines  •  Peter Riegert  •  Kimberly Elise  •  Maria Ricossa

Pride (2007)

In this uplifting film based on a true story, coach Jim Ellis (Terrence Howard) shocks the community and changes lives when, aided by a local janitor (Bernie Mac), he sets out ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Sunu Gonera
CAST:  Terrence Howard  •  Bernie Mac  •  Kimberly Elise  •  Tom Arnold

Event 15 (2013)

Three soldiers get trapped in an elevator when terrorists set off a dirty bomb. But when White escapes, her world turns upside down as she realizes nothing is what it seems.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Matthew Thompson
CAST:  Jennifer Morrison  •  James Frain  •  Josh Stewart  •  Kimberly Elise

A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014) RT Audience 63%

When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Tolkin
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Ving Rhames  •  Mekhi Phifer  •  Tichina Arnold

Almost Christmas (2016)

A dysfunctional family gathers together for their first Christmas since their mom died.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David E. Talbert
CAST:  Kimberly Elise  •  Omar Epps  •  Danny Glover  •  John Michael Higgins

Confirmation (2016)

Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Kerry Washington  •  Wendell Pierce  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Jeffrey Wright