Search results for "Sanaa Lathan"


Drive (1997) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Drive follows Toby Wong, whose employers at Hong Kong's Leung Corporation have implanted in his chest a bio-energy module that enhances his physical abilities. Toby has ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steve Wang
CAST:  Mark Dacascos  •  Kadeem Hardison  •  John Pyper-Ferguson  •  Brittany Murphy

Alien vs. Predator (2004)

When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Paul W.S. Anderson
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Raoul Bova  •  Ewen Bremner  •  Colin Salmon

Blade (1998) RT 54% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying: All the good vampire attributes in combination ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror
DIRECTION:  Stephen Norrington
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Stephen Dorff  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  N'Bushe Wright

Brown Sugar (2002) RT 66% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Taye Diggs  •  Mos Def  •  Queen Latifah

Disappearing Acts (2000) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Zora Banks is a school teacher and aspiring singer hoping to become a successful star while taking a break from heartache. Franklin Swift is a down-on-his-luck construction ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Gina Prince-Bythewood
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Wesley Snipes  •  C. C. H. Pounder  •  Clark Johnson

Life (1999)

Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ted Demme
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Martin Lawrence  •  Obba Babatunde  •  Nick Cassavetes

Love & Basketball (2000)

A young African-American couple navigates the tricky paths of romance and athletics in this drama. Quincy McCall (Omar Epps) and Monica Wright (Sanaa Lathan) grew up in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gina Prince-Bythewood
CAST:  Chris Warren, Jr.  •  Kyla Pratt  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Omar Epps

Out of Time (2003) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Matt Lee Whitlock, respected chief of police in small Banyan Key, Florida, must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion. Matt Lee has to stay a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Eva Mendes  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  John Billingsley

Something New (2006) RT 61% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2006

Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sanaa Hamri
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Simon Baker  •  Katharine Towne  •  Mike Epps

The Best Man (1999) RT 72% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Malcolm D. Lee
CAST:  Nia Long  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Terrence Howard  •  Harold Perrineau Jr.




The Wood (1999) RT 61% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jan 2000

In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Omar Epps  •  Richard T. Jones  •  Taye Diggs  •  Malinda Williams

The Best Man Holiday (2013) RT 69% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Feb 2014

When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Malcolm D. Lee
CAST:  Terrence Howard  •  Harold Perrineau Jr.  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Sanaa Lathan

Vipaka (2014)

An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Philippe Caland
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Anthony Mackie  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Nicole Ari Parker

Contagion (2011) RT 84% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2012

As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Kate Winslet  •  Jude Law

Catfish in Black Bean Sauce (2000) RT 43% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2001

An African American couple (Winfield and Alice) adopt two orphans from a Vietnamese refugee camp. After twenty-two years, the children are reunited with their birth mother, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Chi Muoi Lo
CAST:  Chi Muoi Lo  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Paul Winfield  •  Mary Alice

Wonderful World (2010)

Ben Singer is a failed children's folk singer, a career proofreader, a less-than-extraordinary weekend dad, and perhaps the most negative man alive. Floundering in all aspects ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joshua Goldin
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Michael K. Williams  •  Mia Ford

The Family That Preys (2008) RT 51% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Kathy Bates  •  Alfre Woodard  •  Tyler Perry  •  Sanaa Lathan

Powder Blue (2009) RT 25% / Audience 41%

DVD release: May 2009

On the gritty streets of LA, the destinies of four people desperate for connection and redemption are about to collide.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Timothy Linh Bui
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Forest Whitaker  •  Ray Liotta