Black August (2007)

Director: Samm Styles

Writer: TCinque Sampson

Starring: Gary Dourdan, Darren Bridgett, Ezra Stanley, ‘Big’ LeRoy Mobley, Vonetta McGee, Don Williams, Greg Gibbs, Leith M. Burke, Cabran E. Chamberlain, Cully Fredricksen, London Freeman, Kathy Garver, Michael Greggans, Tim Heinrich, Charlie Holliday, Cal Johnson, John Kovacevich, Jonté LeGras, Heather Mathieson, Melia Mills, Patrick Minderler, Tina Marie Murray, Fred Pitts, Allen Pontes, Peggy Sandow, Bob Sáenz, Joe Tallarico, Reid Garver Travis

Synopsis: Inmate activist George Lester Jackson’s short life became a flashpoint for revolution, igniting the bloodiest riot in San Quentin’s history.

Release Date: February 12, 2008 (USA) | Length: 116 minutes | Genre: Drama, Romance | MPAA Rating: NR

Note: Rhonda Recommended for Gary Dourdan’s performance, not historical accuracy. Also I did not find an official theatrical release date for US other than August 2007. Above is the DVD release date.