HeadShop (2018)

HeadShop (2018)

Director: Kim Bass Writer(s): Kim Bass Starring: Nicole Ari Parker, Michael Jai White, Tony Plana, Evan Ross, Loretta Devine, Kimberly Elise, Arden Myrin, Sean Maguire, Roger Cross, Marla Gibbs, Deon Cole, Reno Wilson, Jay Jablonski, Donis Leonard Jr., Adria...
Naked (2017)

Naked (2017)

Director: Michael Tiddes Writer(s): Marlon Wayans, Rick Alvarez, Cory Koller Starring: Marlon Wayans, Regina Hall, Neil Brown Jr., Dennis Haysbert, Cory Hardrict, Loretta Devine, Jwaundace Candece, J.T. Jackson, Labrandon Shead, Aaron Waring, Michael...
The Lost Souls Café (2017)

The Lost Souls Café (2017)

Your browser does not support iframes. Director: Unknown Writer(s): Donald B. Welch Starring: Loretta Devine, Christian Keyes, Kiki Haynes, Ernest L. Thomas, Todd Anthony, Crystal P. Bazemore, Malika Blessing, MAJOR Synopsis: In the film, former...
Chapter & Verse (2015)

Chapter & Verse (2015)

Director: Jamal Joseph Writer(s): Jamal Joseph, Daniel Beaty Starring: Daniel Beaty, Loretta Devine, Omari Hardwick, Selenis Leyva, Marc John Jefferies, Khadim Diop, Justin Martin, Muhammad Cunningham, Gabrielle Rembert, Bryonn Bain, Steve Cannon, David...
Will (Review)

Will (Review)

By Alece Oxendine | Shadow and Act Jessie Maple is considered to be the first African American woman to direct an independent feature-length film, after working/training at Channel 13 and Third World Cinema, apprenticing as an editor on films like “Shaft’s...
For the Love of Ruth (2015)

For the Love of Ruth (2015)

Director: Christine Swanson Writer(s): Rhonda Baraka Actors: Gary Dourdan, Loretta Devine, Denise Boutte, Gary Weeks, Cranston Johnson, Nadej K. Bailey, Adrianne Walsh, Glenn D. Bridges, Jessica Pressley, James Pickens Jr. Synopsis: For The Love of Ruth...
Welcome to Me (2015)

Welcome to Me (2015)

Director: Shira Piven Writer(s): Eliot Laurence (screenplay) Actors: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellin, Oprah Winfrey (as herself), Loretta Devine, Maame-Yaa Aforo Synopsis: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline...
In the Hive (2012)

In the Hive (2012)

Director: Robert Townsend Writer(s): Cheryl L. West Starring: Michael Clarke Duncan, Loretta Devine, Vivica A. Fox, Jonathan McDaniel, Yasmine Abriel, B.J. Clinkscales, Michael Coley, Percy Daggs III, Tracey Dukes, Yutopia Essex, Jontille Gerard, Gordon...
Jumping the Broom (2011)

Jumping the Broom (2011)

Director: Salim Akil Writer(s): Elizabeth Hunter (story & screenplay), Arlene Gibbs (screenplay) Actors: Paula Patton, Laz Alonso, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Meagan Good, Tasha Smith, Julie Bowen, DeRay Davis, Valarie Pettiford, Mike Epps, Pooch...
Lottery Ticket (2010)

Lottery Ticket (2010)

 Director: Erik White Writer(s): Abdul Williams (story and screenplay), Erik White (story) Starring: Shad Moss, Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Loretta Devine, Ice Cube, Keith David, Terry Crews, Mike Epps, Charlie Murphy, Bill Bellamy, Gbenga...
Dreamgirls (2006)

Dreamgirls (2006)

Director: Bill Condon Writer(s): Bill Condon, Tom Eyen Starring: Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover, Jennifer Hudson, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson, Sharon Leal, Hinton Battle, Mariah Iman Wilson, Yvette Cason, Ken Page, Ralph...
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)

Director: Martha Coolidge Writer(s): Earl Mills (book), Shonda Rhimes and Scott Abbott (teleplay) Starring: Halle Berry, Brent Spiner, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Obba Babatundé, Loretta Devine, Cynda Williams, LaTanya Richardson, Tamara Taylor,...
Funny Valentines (1999)

Funny Valentines (1999)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): J. California Cooper (short story “Funny Valentines”), Ron Stacker Thompson (teleplay), Ashley Tyler (teleplay), Amy Schor Ferris (teleplay) Starring: Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Tom Wright, Peter...
Clover (1997)

Clover (1997)

Director: Jud Taylor Writer(s): Dori Sanders, Bill Cain Starring: Elizabeth McGovern, Ernie Hudson, Zelda Harris, Loretta Devine, Ron Canada, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Dennis Neal, John Archie, Terry Allen Jones Synopsis: Sara marries Gaten a single...
The Preacher’s Wife (1996)

The Preacher’s Wife (1996)

Director: Penny Marshall Writer(s): Robert Nathan (novel), Robert E. Sherwood, Leonardo Bercovici, Nat Mauldin, Allan Scott  (screenplay) Actors: Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Courtney B. Vance, Gregory Hines, Jenifer Lewis, Loretta Devine, Justin...
Waiting to Exhale (1995)

Waiting to Exhale (1995)

Director: Forest Whitaker Writer(s): Terry McMillan Starring: Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon, Gregory Hines, Dennis Haysbert, Mykelti Williamson, Michael Beach, Leon, Wendell Pierce, Donald Faison, Jeffrey D. Sams, Jazz...
Livin’ Large! (1991)

Livin’ Large! (1991)

Director: Michael Schultz Writer(s): William Mosley-Payne Starring: Terrence ‘T.C.’ Carson, Lisa Arrindell, Blanche Baker, Nathaniel Hall, Julia Campbell, Bernie McInerney, Loretta Devine, Dan Albright, Ronald Knight, Randal Patrick, David...
Will (1981)

Will (1981)

Director: Jessie Maple Writer(s): Jessie Maple (original story), Anthony Wisdom Starring: Obaka Adedunyo, Loretta Devine, Robert Dean, Audrey Maple, Ellwoodson Williams Synopsis: Considered the first feature film directed by an African American...

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