Search results for "Malik Yoba"

Cool Runnings (1993) RT 75% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2001

When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified from the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Leon Robinson  •  Doug E. Doug  •  Rawle D. Lewis  •  Malik Yoba

Cop Land (1997) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ray Liotta  •  Robert De Niro

Smoke (1995) RT 93% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Writer Paul Benjamin is nearly hit by a bus when he leaves Auggie Wren's smoke shop. Stranger Rashid Cole saves his life, and soon middle-aged Paul tells homeless Rashid that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang  •  Paul Auster
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  William Hurt  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  José Zúñiga

Blue in the Face (1995) RT 43% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang  •  Paul Auster
CAST:  Lou Reed  •  Michael J. Fox  •  Roseanne Barr  •  Mel Gorham

Harlem Aria (1999) RT 10% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Apr 2010

An aspiring opera singer from Harlem teams up with a charismatic busker and a kindhearted hustler to share his voice with the world, and teaches his two newfound friends the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Jennings
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Gabriel Casseus  •  Christian Camargo  •  Malik Yoba

Betty and Coretta (2013) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The widows of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X and how they carry on as single mothers after the assassination of their husbands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Simoneau
CAST:  Angela Bassett  •  Mary J. Blige  •  Malik Yoba  •  Lindsay Owen Pierre

Caught on Tape (2013) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Feb 2013

A young boy uses his video camera that he got for his birthday to spy on his mother's boyfriend, who's plotting a crime. Mix in a nosy neighbor, jealous fiancé, shady ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kirk Jones
CAST:  Cedric the Entertainer  •  Kirk Jones  •  Vivica A. Fox  •  Johnny Messner

Turks & Caicos (2014)

The second movie in David Hare's Johnny Worricker trilogy. Loose-limbed spy Johnny Worricker, last seen whistleblowing at MI5 in Page Eight, has a new life. He is hiding out ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Hare
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Christopher Walken  •  Winona Ryder  •  Ralph Fiennes

Recalled (2012)

After being granted a questionable transfer that will keep him stateside as his National Guard unit deploys for Iraq, Lieutenant Danny Sefton becomes embroiled in a last ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Connors
CAST:  Aidan Quinn  •  Bow Wow  •  Seth Gabel  •  Malik Yoba

My Girlfriend's Back (2010) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Mar 2011

This intelligent romantic comedy chronicles the socio-economic ascent of Derek Scott. Derek has spent his entire life plotting a course for his success. His diligence is about ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Ayromlooi
CAST:  Tangi Miller  •  Malik Yoba  •  Brent Jennings

Oh Happy Day (2004) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Aug 2008

Hannah (Lotte Andersen) is a housewife in a village Zealand, where she is married to the sad Carsten (Mikael Birkkjær). She sings in the mammal church choir along with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hella Joof
CAST:  Lotte Andersen  •  Mikael Birkkjær  •  Ditte Gråbøl  •  Malik Yoba

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

Ride (1998) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2001

A group of young people leave Harlem for a bus trip down to Miami. The voyage starts off with problems, but it ends up becoming a learning experience, as they end up finding ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Millicent Shelton
CAST:  Malik Yoba  •  Melissa De Sousa  •  John Witherspoon  •  Fredro Starr

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

Hood (2015)

When RJ (Matt Singletary) returns home to Chicago after an 8 year tour in the army, he quickly finds that the streets he once knew are now eerily similar to the war torn ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Michael Lansu
CAST:  Salvatore Covello  •  Thea Camara  •  Matt Singletary  •  Malik Yoba

The Assault (2014) RT Audience 63%

After a cheerleader is sexually assaulted by the high school football team, she must overcome her shame and use the evidence gathered from the subsequent social media ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jason Winn
CAST:  Makenzie Vega  •  Khandi Alexander  •  Gary Weeks  •  Malik Yoba

Paradox (2016)

A group of scientists are experimenting with time travel, and they manage to send one of their group ahead in time one hour. But when he comes back, he tells them that they’ll ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Zoë Bell  •  Adam Huss  •  Malik Yoba  •  Bjørn Alexander Brem