XXX

XXX (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 08/08/2002
Xander "XXX" Cage is a notorious underground thrill seeker who, until now, has been deemed untouchable by the law. NSA Agent Gibbons forces XXX to cooperate with the government to infiltrate an underground Russian crime ring to avoid going to prison. Betting XXX can succeed where other conventional spies have failed, Gibbons sends XXX to enter this world of crime undetected, using his natural...
Bad Boys II

Bad Boys II (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 07/17/2003
Miami narcotics detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett become part of a high-tech task force assigned to stem the flood of designer ecstasy into Miami. They unwittingly uncover a deadly conspiracy involving a ruthless drug lord who is determined to expand his empire and take control of the city's burgeoning narcotics trade, killing anyone who stands in his way. To make matters worse, Marcus'...
Step Up

Step Up (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 08/10/2006
Tyler Gage has grown up all his life on the rough streets of the city and he knows he's unlikely to ever make it out of there. But after a brush with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at the city's Maryland School of the Arts, everything changes. That's when he meets Nora, the school's prima ballerina, an alluring diva who is desperately searching for someone to replace her injured...
Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 08/16/2012
New York is in turmoil, the age of capitalism is drawing to a close end. Eric Packer, a high finance golden boy, dives into a white limousine. While a visit from the President of the United States paralyses Manhattan, Eric Packer has one obsession: getting a haircut at his barber's at the other end of the city. As the day goes by, chaos sets in, and he watches helplessly as his empire collapses...
Friday

Friday (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 04/25/1995
A typical day in the life of Craig, an alright guy with some crazy friends. Like Smokey, who has 24 hours to pay back Deebo, South Central's nastiest thug--or else. Trouble is, neither Craig's mother nor his main squeeze have the cash. As time ticks away, the chance this pair will ever see Saturday is fading fast.
Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart (1999)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 10/28/1999
Based on the true story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother of two young children, whose husband left her for a family friend, leaves the security of her small hometown and moves to East Harlem and begins teaching violin to support her family. She didn't have extensive experience to offer the school; she had her talent, her determination, and her violins. At...
Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?

Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 10/11/2007
When eight married college friends reunite for their annual retreat in the snowcapped mountains of Colorado, they come expecting fun and relaxation, but get a completely unexpected surprise. Career-driven Dianne and her supportive, but fed-up husband, Terry, are joined by popular psychologist and best-selling author Patricia and her architect husband Gavin, who share a secret tragedy that finally...
Wackness

The Wackness (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 07/02/2008
It's the summer of 1994, and the streets of New York are pulsing with hip hop and wafting with the sweet aroma of marijuana. The newly-inaugurated mayor, Rudolph Giuliani, is only beginning to implement his anti-fun initiatives against "crimes" like noisy portable radio, graffiti and public drunkenness. Two people, however, are missing out on the excitement: Luke is a socially uncomfortable...
Light It Up

Light It Up (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 11/09/1999
A neglected high school in Queens, New York. A favorite teacher is suspended. Suddenly, six disparate students--a student council member, a punk rocker, a hustler, a star basketball player, a gangbanger and a gifted artist--are bound together in a battle none of them ever imagined they would fight. The students barricade themselves inside the school. As the police, media and eyes of the country...
Shifty

Shifty (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/23/2009
A day in the life of Shifty, a young Muslim crack cocaine dealer. Charismatic, compassionate and intelligent, he comes from a respectable family, but is also the most prolific dealer in the area. When his old friend returns to the town, it sets into action a series of events that will see Shifty fighting for survival.

The Tenants (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 02/02/2006
Harry Lesser, a Jewish-American writer who is the last remaining tenant in an abandoned New York apartment building, is desperately trying to finish his novel. One day he discovers he is not alone. African-American writer Willie Spearmint is using the space to come to terms with his "violent and socially-oppressed" past through his work. The two men come to an uneasy peace, living in the building...
Gone Baby Gone

Gone Baby Gone (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 10/18/2007
In the Boston neighborhood of Dorchester, the gritty, working-class streets are lined with the wreckage of broken families and dreams. It is here that 4 year-old Amanda McCready has gone missing without a trace. The police have failed to turn up even the narrowest of leads, so Amanda's desperate Aunt and Uncle plead with local private investigators Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro to take the...
Colors

Colors (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 04/14/1988
A new cop is shown the ropes by his world-weary partner. As they prowl the dangerous streets of Los Angeles, they try to keep a lid on gang violence.
Sangre de mi sangre

Sangre de mi sangre (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 05/15/2008
Juan and Pedro meet in the back of a tractor-trailer filled with undocumented Mexican immigrants headed for New York City. Pedro shows Juan a sealed letter that his mother, now dead, has given him--an introduction to the father he never knew. He brags to his new friend that his father, Diego--who left Mexico for New York many years before--has become a wealthy restaurant owner and will surely...
Crossover

Crossover (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 08/31/2006
Noah Cruise, a naturally talented basketball player, is determined to become a doctor using his basketball scholarship to attend UCLA pre-med, rather than succumbing to the lure of a former sports agent Vaughn, and his push for Noah to go for the NBA. Noah's best friend, Tech, the buddy that covered for him and did time for an assault charge, is also an outstanding basketball player, but has less...
Shaft

Shaft (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/15/2000
When spoiled college kid Walter Wade kills a young black student, John Shaft makes the arrest. Walter skips bail and flees the country, and after two years of waiting, Shaft hauls him back into custody as Walter secretly returns to the States. But when Walter's wealthy father posts bail once again, Walter is back on the streets and looking to put Shaft in a body bag. So are two of Shaft's corrupt...
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 10/02/2008
Nick frequents New York's indie rock scene nursing a broken heart and playing the bass with his queercore band, The Jerk Offs. Norah is questioning pretty much all of her assumptions about the world. Though they have nothing in common except for their taste in music, their chance encounter leads to an all-night quest to find a legendary band's secret show and ends up becoming a first date that...
Noise

Noise (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 05/08/2008
David is a successful lawyer who can't stand the fact that Manhattan is a place where it's too noisy to get a good night's sleep, listen to his wife play classical music, or even make love. Every time he hears a car alarm going off, he swings into action. His acts of vandalism generate no end of grief from his wife, and make him politically controversial when he engages the ire of the city's...
.45

.45 (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/14/2006
Ed is a small-time crook and a drug dealer who beats his girlfriend. To get revenge she seduces his friends into framing him for murder.
Lottery Ticket

Lottery Ticket (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 08/19/2010
Kevin Carson a young man living in the projects, is just an ordinary Guy -- until he wins $370 million in the Mondo Millions Lottery. That's the good news. The bad news is, the lottery claim office is closed for the long Fourth of July weekend, so, before he can collect his prize, Kevin is going to have to figure out how to keep a lid on his good fortune and survive the next three days. As news of...
Janky Promoters

Janky Promoters (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/15/2009
Two music promoters get the chance to book a top-selling hip-hop artist in their midsized venue. The pair are ill equipped for such a task and everything goes wrong.
Waiting to Exhale

Waiting to Exhale (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 12/21/1995
The provocative story of four remarkable African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands, lovers, jobs and makeovers. Savannah moves from Denver to Phoenix, the home of her best friend Bernadine, intent on becoming a successful TV producer and finally snagging Mr. Right. Meanwhile, Bernadine has just received the news that her husband is abandoning her for his younger...
Ball Don't Lie

Ball Don't Lie (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 11/29/2007
Sticky, 17, white, has spent his life being abused by pimps living with his prostitute mother, bouncing from one foster home to another, and living on the street between failed placements. But he's developed incredible hoop skills that have given him considerable social standing among his mostly black peers. And he gets a girlfriend named Anh-thu, who loves him and wants to help him reach his...
Taking of Pelham 123

The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/11/2009
New York City subway dispatcher Walter Garber's ordinary day is thrown into chaos by an audacious crime: the hijacking of a subway train. Ryder, the criminal mastermind and leader of the highly-armed gang of four threatens to execute the train's passengers unless a large ransom is paid within one hour. As the tension mounts beneath his feet, Garber employs his vast knowledge of the subway system...
Party Monster

Party Monster (2003)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 09/04/2003
Set in the New York club scene of the late 1980's thru the 1990's, a tale which chronicles the rise and fall of "club-kid" promoter Michael Alig, a party organizer, whose extravagant life was sent spiralling downward when he boasted on television that he had killed his "friend", roommate, and drug dealer, Angel Melendez. Originally from Indiana, Alig moved to New York, and came to be an...