Starring: Kelvin Harrison Jr., Samara Weaving, Lucy Boynton, and Minnie Driver
Chevalier tells the story of Creole violist Joseph Boulogne, played by Kelvin Harrison Jr. (Luce), and how he defied racial norms to become the renowned musical genius known as Chevalier de Saint-Georges.
Starring: Teyana Taylor, Aaron Kingsley Adetola, Josiah Cross
A Thousand and One follows the unapologetic and free-spirited Inez (Teyana Taylor), who kidnaps her six-year-old son, Terry, from the foster care system. Holding onto their secret and each other, mother and son set out to reclaim their sense of home, identity, and stability in a rapidly changing New York City.
Starring: Lance Reddick, Laura Harrier, Teyana Taylor
A remake of the 1992 film about a pair of basketball hustlers who team up to earn extra cash. One of the best sports movies that, for the time, was unique in its approach—sarcastic, funny, and smart. Let’s hope that the new version offers us the same.
Starring: Leonardo Dicaprio, Robert Deniro, Lily Gladstone
Based on a true story of the brutal murders behind white settlers’ attempted dispossession of an Osage family’s Oklahoma lands, under which lay some of the world’s most valuable oil fields. This conspiracy of theft, terror, and genocide helped launch a major FBI investigation involving J. Edgar Hoover.
Starring: Jennifer Lopez, Paul Raci, Gael Garcia Bernal
Jennifer Lopez gears up to become an assassin, in the film, The Mother. A new action thriller directed by Niki Caro and written by Lovecraft Country creator Misha Green, the movie tells the story of an assassin (Lopez) who comes out of hiding to protect a daughter she gave up years before. The action film has a vide that resembles the Luc Besson thriller, The Professional.