The Hate U Give (2018)

The Hate U Give (2018)

Director: George Tillman Jr. Writer(s): Angie Thomas (novel), Audrey Wells (screenplay), Tina Mabry (screenplay) Starring: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Anthony Mackie, Sabrina Carpenter, Common, K.J. Apa, Russell Hornsby, Issa Rae, Drew Starkey, Algee Smith,...
Synchronic (2019)

Synchronic (2019)

Director: Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead. Writer(s): Justin Benson Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jamie Dornan Synopsis: Two New Orleans paramedics, whose lives are ripped apart after encountering a series of horrific deaths linked to a designer drug with bizarre,...
Signal Hill (2019)

Signal Hill (2019)

Director: Taylor Hackford Writer(s): David McMillan Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jamie Foxx, Elizabeth Banks Synopsis: Lawyer Johnnie Cochran takes on a police brutality case in 1981 in which a young college student dies under suspicious circumstances in police custody....
Woman in the Window (2019)

Woman in the Window (2019)

Director:  Joe Wright Writer(s):  A.J. Finn (novel), Tracy Letts Starring: Amy Adams, Wyatt Russell, Gary Oldman, Julianne Moore, Anthony Mackie, Brian Tyree Henry, Fred Hechinger, Jeanine Serralles, Liza Colón-Zayas Synopsis: An agoraphobic woman living alone in New...
Underwater (2018)

Underwater (2018)

Director: Korstiaan Vandiver Writer(s): Korstiaan Vandiver Starring: Anthony Mackie Synopsis: The story follows a Caribbean fisherman fighting for survival after his boat capsizes and he finds himself trapped 150 feet down in the depths of the sea. Release Date:...
Against All Enemies (2019)

Against All Enemies (2019)

Director: Benedict Andrews Writer(s):  Joe Shrapnel, Anna Waterhouse Starring:  Zazie Beetz, Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Jack O’Connell, Margaret Qualley, Stephen Root, Anthony Mackie, Colm Meaney, Ser’Darius Blain, James Jordan, Laura Campbell, Jade Pettyjohn,...
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

 Director: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Writer(s): Jack Kirby, Christopher Markus Starring: Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Tessa Thompson, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Elizabeth Olsen, Scarlett Johansson, Benicio Del Toro, Linda Cardellini, Tom Hiddleston,...
Cochran (2018)

Cochran (2018)

Director: Taylor Hackford Writer(s): David McMillan Starring: Anthony Mackie, Elizabeth Banks Synopsis: The story of Johnnie Cochran’s career-making case revolving around the pursuit of justice in the Signal Hill police brutality case in 1981. Release Date:...
Wetlands (2017)

Wetlands (2017)

 Director: Emanuele Della Valle Writer(s): Emanuele Della Valle Starring: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Heather Graham, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Mackie, Christopher McDonald, Rob Morgan, Lauren LaVera, Sean Ringgold, Louis Mustillo, Tyler Elliot Burke, Pamela Dunlap, Donna...
Detroit (2017)

Detroit (2017)

 Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer(s): Mark Boal Starring:  John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Jason Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, John Krasinski, Kaitlyn Dever, Jack Reynor, Hannah Murray, Joseph David-Jones, Laz Alonso, Malcolm David Kelley, Chris Chalk, Leon Thomas III,...
Bolden! (2009)

Bolden! (2009)

Director: Dan Pritzker Writer(s): Derick Martini, Steven Martini Starring: Ian McShane, Gary Carr, Michael Rooker, Yaya DaCosta, Erik LaRay Harvey Synopsis: A mythical account of the life of Buddy Bolden, the first Cornet King of New Orleans. Release Date: Unknown |...
Let’s Talk About Movie Franchises Built Around Black Characters

Let’s Talk About Movie Franchises Built Around Black Characters

Shadow & Act | Tambay Obenson In light of very recent news that a 3rd “Bad Boys” movie – which has long been rumored to be in the works – is now definitely moving forward at Sony Pictures under the official title “Bad Boys for Life,” I thought I’d open up a...
All the Way (2016)

All the Way (2016)

Director: Jay Roach Writer(s): Robert Schenkkan Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anthony Mackie, Bradley Whitford, Melissa Leo, Joe Morton, Aisha Hinds, Mo McRae, Dohn Norwood, Hilary Ward, Eric Pumphrey, Marque Richardson, Talia Toms, Regi Davis, Dale E. Turner, Del Brown,...
Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Director: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Writer(s): Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Marisa Tomei, Tom Holland, Chris Evans, Chadwick Boseman, Anthony Mackie, De’Adrian Harmon, Chris Jai Alex, Bricine Brown, Nicole Davis, Adrian Lockett,...
Triple 9 (2016)

Triple 9 (2016)

Director: John Hillcoat Writer(s): Matt Cook Starring: Norman Reedus, Kate Winslet, Teresa Palmer, Aaron Paul, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Clifton Collins Jr., Casey Affleck, E. Roger Mitchell, Jessica Marie Carr, Walter Hendrix III, Terri Abney, Hakim...
Shelter (2014)

Shelter (2014)

Director: Paul Bettany Writer(s): Paul Bettany Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Mackie, Amy Hargreaves, Bruce Altman, Babs Olusanmokun, Rob Morgan, Jean-François Ogoubiyi, Dolores Winn Synopsis: Hannah and Tahir fall in love while homeless on the streets of New...
The Night Before (2015)

The Night Before (2015)

Director: Jonathan Levine Writer(s): Jonathan Levine, Evan Goldberg Starring: Lizzy Caplan, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anthony Mackie, Lorraine Toussaint, Kanye West, Baron Davis, Kamal Angelo Bolden, Oliver Solomon, Darryl Reuben Hall Synopsis: Ethan (Joseph...
Love the Coopers (2015)

Love the Coopers (2015)

Director: Jessie Nelson Writer(s): Steven Rogers Starring: Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried, Marisa Tomei, Ed Helms, Anthony Mackie, Deborah Charity Synopsis: When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of...
Conversation: Shelter

Conversation: Shelter

Q&A with Jennifer Connelly and Anthony Mackie of SHELTER. Moderated by Dave Karger, Fandango. Hannah and Tahir (Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Mackie) come from two different worlds. But when their lives intersect, they’re at the same place: homeless on the streets...
Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)

Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)

Director: David Gordon Green Writer(s): Peter Straughan Starring: Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thornton, Anthony Mackie, Zoe Kazan Synopsis: A feature film based on the documentary “Our Brand Is Crisis”, which focuses on the use of American political campaign...
Owens’ Biopic Pulled from Relativity Schedule

Owens’ Biopic Pulled from Relativity Schedule

Justin Kroll & James Rainey | Variety In the frantic days leading up to Relativity Media’s much-anticipated bankruptcy, producers have been scrambling to remove their film projects from the mini-studio — in hopes that the pics won’t become hopelessly mired in...
Ant-Man (2015)

Ant-Man (2015)

Director: Peyton Reed Writer(s): Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish Starring: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly, Anthony Mackie, T.I., Wood Harris, Garrett Morris, Teddy Williams, Neko Parham, Kylen Davis, Zamani Wilder, Jim R. Coleman, Robert Crayton,...
Anthony Mackie To Play MLK

Anthony Mackie To Play MLK

by Mike Fleming Jr | Deadline Hollywood Anthony Mackie has been set for the coveted role of Martin Luther King Jr., starring opposite Bryan Cranston in All The Way, the adaptation of the Tony-winning Robert Schenkkan play that Jay Roach will direct for HBO. Production...
Legendary Pictures Making Jimi Hendrix Movie

Legendary Pictures Making Jimi Hendrix Movie

by Mike Fleming Jr | Deadline Hollywood Even though Legendary Pictures’ Thomas Tull and director Paul Greengrass can be uncompromising guys, when they had a chance to make a movie about Jimi Hendrix four years ago with or without his estate’s cooperation, they backed...
Black Panther to Appear in Captain America: Civil War

Black Panther to Appear in Captain America: Civil War

Brent Lang | @BrentALang | Variety.com Captain America’s name may be in the title of “Captain America: Civil War,” but he’s just one of several superheroes scheduled to appear in the comicbook adventure. Paul Rudd, the star of this summer’s “Ant-Man,” will appear...
Playing it Cool (2015)

Playing it Cool (2015)

Director: Justin Reardon Writer(s): Chris Shafer (screenplay), Paul Vicknair (screenplay) Actors: Chris Evans, Michelle Monaghan, Aubrey Plaza, Anthony Mackie, Ioan Gruffudd, Patrick Warburton, Gerry Bednob, L. Peter Callender, Velina Brown Synopsis: Unrequited love...
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Direc­tor: Joss Whedon Writer: Joss Whedon (written by), Stan Lee (comic book), Jack Kirby (comic book) Actors: Robert Downey, Jr., Idris Elba, Scarlett Johanson, Chris Hemsworth, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Bari Suzuki, Bentley Kalu,...
It’s Time For a Black James Bond

It’s Time For a Black James Bond

After watching QUANTUM OF SOLACE, I came to the realization that no matter who’s writing or directing a James Bond movie, the natural tendency is to revert back to the more traditional Bonds. The over the top villains, the womanizing, the exaggerated stunts;...
Black or White (2015)

Black or White (2015)

Director: Mike Binder Writer(s): Mike Binder Actors: Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer, Gillian Jacobs, Jillian Estell, Mpho Koaho, Bill Burr, Anthony Mackie, André Holland, Ireyon Johnson, Janeline Hayes, Lindsey G. Smith Synopsis: A grieving widower is drawn into a...
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (2013)

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (2013)

 Director: George Tillman Jr. Writer(s): Michael Starrbury Starring: Skylan Brooks, Ethan Dizon, Jennifer Hudson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jordin Sparks, Julito McCullum, Anthony Mackie, Jeffrey Wright, Kenneth Maharaj, Nikkieli DeMone, Joseph Adams, Kate Buddeke,...
Repentance (2013)

Repentance (2013)

Director: Philippe Caland Writer(s): Shintaro Shimosawa (screenplay) Philippe Caland (original film “The Gypsy and the Gury”) Starring: Forest Whitaker, Anthony Mackie, Sanaa Lathan, Mike Epps, Nicole Ari Parker, Ariana Neal, Denise Milfort, Selma Pinkard,...
Inside the all-black (almost) ‘Reservoir Dogs’ reading

Inside the all-black (almost) ‘Reservoir Dogs’ reading

by Anthony Breznican • @Breznican Imagine a very smooth, very self-satisfied rattlesnake. That was what Terrence Howard brought to the role of Mr. Blonde, the casually homicidal madman of Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs in a one-night-only live-reading of the...
The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

Director: George Nolfi Writer(s): George Nolfi, Philip K. Dick Starring: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Lisa Thoreson, Florence Kastriner, Natalie Carter, Chuck Scarborough, Jon Stewart, Anthony Mackie, Amanda Warren, John Slattery, Venida Evans, Terence Stamp, Leroy...
Night Catches Us (2010)

Night Catches Us (2010)

Director: Tanya Hamilton Writer(s): Tanya Hamilton Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jamara Griffin, Sadiq Afif, Shango Rich, Kerry Washington, Ron Simons, Tariq Trotter, Damali Mason, Jann Ellis, Thomas Roy, Amari Cheatom, William Zielinski, Christopher Kadish, Jamie Hector,...
American Violet (2008)

American Violet (2008)

Director: Tim Disney Writer(s): Bill Haney Starring: Nicole Beharie, Will Patton, Alfre Woodard, Tim Blake Nelson, Xzibit, Malcolm Barrett, Charles S. Dutton, Karimah Westbrook, Pamala Tyson, Myra Nakia Christophe, Za’mari Breedlove, Mya Cherie Christophe, Mariah...
Notorious (2009)

Notorious (2009)

 Director: George Tillman Jr. Writer(s): Reggie Rock Bythewood, Cheo Hodari Coker Starring: Jamal Woolard, Mohamed Dione, Derek Luke, Dennis L.A. White, Marc John Jefferies, Menyone DeVeaux, Christopher Jordan Wallace, Ricky Smith, Amanda Christopher, Angela Bassett,...
She Hate Me (2004)

She Hate Me (2004)

Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): Michael Genet, Spike Lee Starring: Anthony Mackie, Kerry Washington, Ellen Barkin, Monica Bellucci, Jim Brown, Ossie Davis, Jamel Debbouze, Brian Dennehy, Woody Harrelson, Bai Ling, Lonette McKee, Paula Jai Parker, Q-Tip, Dania Ramirez,...
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

Director: Jonathan Demme Writer(s): Richard Condon (novel), George Axelrod (1962 screenplay); Daniel Pyne and Dean Georgaris (screenplay) Actors: Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep, Jeffrey Wright, Pablo Schreiber, Anthony Mackie, Dorian Missick, Jose...
Brother to Brother (2004)

Brother to Brother (2004)

Director: Rodney Evans Writer(s): Rodney Evans Starring: Anthony Mackie, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Duane Boutte, Daniel Sunjata, Alex Burns, Ray Ford, Aunjanue Ellis, Roger Robinson, Brad Bailey, Brian Everett Chandler, Kevin Jackson, Shantell Herndon, Billoah Greene,...
Hollywood Homicide (2003)

Hollywood Homicide (2003)

Director: Ron Shelton Writer(s): Robert Souza, Ron Shelton Starring: Harrison Ford, Josh Hartnett, Lena Olin, Bruce Greenwood, Isaiah Washington, Lolita Davidovich, Keith David, Master P, Gladys Knight, Lou Diamond Phillips, Meredith Scott Lynn, Tom Todoroff, James...
8 Mile (2002)

8 Mile (2002)

Director: Curtis Hanson Writer(s): Scott Silver Starring: Eminem, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Evan Jones, Omar Benson Miller, De’Angelo Wilson, Eugene Byrd, Taryn Manning, Larry Hudson, Proof, Mike Bell, DJ Head, Michael Shannon, Chloe Greenfield,...