What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (2019)

What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (2019)

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer(s): Steven Leckart Starring: Muhammad Ali Synopsis: One of the most iconic figures in athletic history, Muhammad Ali’s incredible story from world champion boxer to inspiring social activist is explored through his own voice and...
Muhammad Ali (2021)

Muhammad Ali (2021)

Director: Ken Burns Writer(s): Ken Burns Starring: Muhammad Ali Synopsis: An in-depth look at the life of boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his years as an activist and philanthropist. Release Date: 2021 (USA) | Length: 96 min | Genre: Biography, Sports | MPAA Rating: NR...
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (2019)

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (2019)

Director: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders Writer(s): N/A Starring: Toni Morrison, Hilton Als, Oprah Winfrey, Russell Banks, Angela Davis, Robert Gottlieb, Walter Mosley, Fran Lebowitz, Peter Sellars, Farah Griffin, Paula Giddings, David Carrasco, Sonia Sanchez, Richard...
American Made (2017)

American Made (2017)

Director: Doug Liman Writer(s): Gary Spinelli Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons, Caleb Landry Jones, Lola Kirke, Jayma Mays, Alejandro Edda, Benito Martinez, E. Roger Mitchell, Jed Rees, Fredy Yate, Mauricio Mejía, Robert Farrior,...
2016 Milwaukee Film Festival

2016 Milwaukee Film Festival

from Shadow & Act The Milwaukee Film Festival Announces Black Lens Program Lineup For our readers in Milwaukee… a program of films at the upcoming Milwaukee Film Festival that should interest you – some of them indie films you may not get to see in a theatrical...
Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (2016)

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (2016)

from Shadow & Act The 14th Annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (MVAAFF), presented by Run&Shoot Filmworks, to be held from August 8–13, 2016, will feature a slate of high-caliber films from emergent filmmakers, panels, conversations and...
Michael Mann on the Greatest

Michael Mann on the Greatest

Michael Mann | Variety One of Muhammad Ali’s biggest struggles culminated in 1974’s Rumble in the Jungle, where it seemed that the spirit of the progressive forces in the world was about to battle the spirit of the repressive status quo. Early on, Cassius Clay related...
The Trials of Muhammad Ali (2013)

The Trials of Muhammad Ali (2013)

Director: Bill Siegel Writer(s): N/A Starring: Eamonn Andrews, Muhammad Ali, David Susskind, George W. Bush, Louis Farrakhan, Rahman Ali, Gordon B. Davidson, Bill Faversham, W.L. Lyons Brown, Alberta Jones, Abdul Rahman, Salim Muwakkil, Malcolm X, Abdul Bey Muhammad,...
Soul Power (2008)

Soul Power (2008)

Director: Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte Writer(s): N/A Starring: Muhammad Ali, James Brown, Don King, Celia Cruz, Manu Dibango, B.B. King, Don King, Lola Love, Franco Luombo, Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela, Johnny Pacheco, George Plimpton, Sweet Charles Sherrill, Sister Sledge...
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration (2001)

Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration (2001)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmCA3qQkqso Director: Bruce Gowers Writer(s): Anthony DeCurtis, David Gest, Tristan Rogers Starring: Muhammad Ali, Marc Anthony, Carroll Baker, Lance Bass, Beyoncé, Marlon Brando, Bobby Brown, Kobe Bryant, Aaron Carter, Cyd Charisse,...
The Hurricane (1999)

The Hurricane (1999)

Director: Norman Jewison Writer(s): Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter (book “The 16th Round”) , Sam Chaiton and Terry Swinton (book “Lazarus and the Hurricane”), Armyan Bernstein and Dan Gordon (screenplay) Starring: Denzel Washington,...
Malcolm X: Make It Plain (1994)

Malcolm X: Make It Plain (1994)

Director: Orlando Bagwell Writer(s): Orlando Bagwell, Steve Bagwell, Steve Fayer Starring: Malcolm X, Alfre Woodard, Sharon 10X, Benjamin 2X, Mohmaed Al-Faysal, Maya Angelou, John Henrik Clarke, Ossie Davis, Alex Haley, Yuri Kochiyama, Wallace D. Muhammad, Gordon...
Malcolm X (1992)

Malcolm X (1992)

Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): Alex Haley and Malcolm X (book), Arnold Perl and Spike Lee (screenplay) Starring: Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Kate Vernon, Lonette McKee, Tommy Hollis, James...
Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)

Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)

Director: Ralph Nelson Writer(s): Rod Serling Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jackie Gleason, Mickey Rooney, Julie Harris, Stanley Adams, Madame Spivy, Val Avery, Herbie Faye, Jack Dempsey, Barney Ross, Alex Miteff, Rory Calhoun, Muhammad Ali, Gus Lesnevich, Willie Pep,...

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