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...
Jumper

Jumper (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/13/2008
David Rice has grown up with a mysterious power of which many have dreamed. He is completely and utterly mobile, able to zap through wormholes in the space-time fabric to any city, any building, any place at all that his mind desires. In the blink of an eye, he can "jump" from one side of the earth to the other and back again--he can tour twenty different sunsets in one night, he can have...
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...
Honey

Honey (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 12/04/2003
Honey Daniels has been waiting all her life to show the world her dance moves, and now everything she ever wanted is just a step away. For years, Honey's spirit and ambition have given her--as dancer and aspiring choreographer--the guts to move ahead, even when those who love her most have doubts about her possible success in such a tough field. Not content with her parents' world of safe choices...
Miami Vice

Miami Vice (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 07/27/2006
Ricardo Tubbs is urbane and dead smart. He lives with Bronx-born intel analyst Trudy, as they work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is charismatic and flirtatious until-while undercover working with the supplier of the South Florida group-he gets romantically entangled with Isabella, the Chinese-Cuban wife of...
State Property 2

State Property 2 (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 04/12/2005
Three notorious gangsters wage a bloody battle for supremacy in the City of Brotherly Love. Beans, the imprisoned kingpin and hometown druglord, struggles to keep his renegade ABM Crime Syndicate on the map. He is driven and consumed by a festering hatred for his longtime rival. Dame, the Harlem-born hustler, is also the top dog in town. His Umbrella network is unmatched in cash-flow and manpower...
Friday After Next

Friday After Next (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 11/21/2002
Cousins Craig and Day-Day are back in the old neighborhood and ready for Christmas. Although they've left behind the security of living with their parents, at least they're on their own. The rundown apartment they now share is filled with all the accoutrements and spirit of the holiday season. It's a time for giving and joy--until Craig wakes up in the middle of the night and discovers a ghetto...
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.
Flight of the Red Balloon

The Flight of the Red Balloon (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 04/03/2008
Suzanne is a mother overwhelmed by her obligations. With the classes she teaches, her puppet shows and her two children, Simon and Louise, she has been raising alone, she does not have a moment to breathe. To alleviate the situation, she takes in a young Taiwanese babysitter, Song Fang. On his way home from school, Simon, who is 7 years old, tours her through the neighborhood. Soon, Song Fang and...
Beauty Shop

Beauty Shop (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/29/2005
Leaving the Chicago crew behind, Gina Norris is a long way from the Barbershop--she now lives in Atlanta and is making a name for herself and her cutting-edge hairstyles at a posh Southern salon. But when her flamboyant, egotistical boss, Jorge, takes it one criticism too far, she storms out of his salon to open a shop of her own, taking the shampoo girl and a few key clients with her. Gina risks...
Half Nelson

Half Nelson (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 08/10/2006
Dan Dunne, an idealistic inner-city junior high school teacher, inspires his 13 and 14-year-olds to examine everything from civil rights to Civil War with a new enthusiasm. Rejecting the standard Civil Rights curriculum in favor of an edgier approach, Dan teaches his students how change works--on both a historical and personal scale. Though Dan can get it together in the classroom, he spends his...
Transamerica

Transamerica (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 12/01/2005
Bree is a highly educated, conservative, transsexual woman who passes as a G.G. (a genetic girl), living in a poor section of Los Angeles and working two jobs to save money for her final sexual reassignment surgery. When she receives a phone call from Toby, a jailed teenage runaway looking for his father, she's shocked to discover that a heterosexual encounter during her life as a man resulted in...
Power of Few

The Power of Few (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 02/14/2013
During one afternoon in New Orleans: A desperate teenager assaults a store clerk to get medicine for his ailing baby brother. Two undercover agents come into conflict with the rules of torture while taking down a terrorist ring. To feed himself, a delusional homeless man steals a gun from a cop and sells it to the wrong guy. And while delivering a package, a courier rescues a man on the run and...
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos

Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 07/06/2006
The true story of the team that brought Brazilian star Pele to the U.S. It shows the Cosmos' ascent set against the decadent, crime-ridden backdrop of 1970s New York, as well as its decline along with the North American Soccer League in the early 1980s.
Life is Hot in Cracktown

Life is Hot in Cracktown (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 06/25/2009
Life is hard where drug dealers, prostitutes and cockroaches rule the streets. This unique and gritty drama weaves several stories of crack and the lives it ruined together to create a portrait of a world gone bad.
Hoop Dreams

Hoop Dreams (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 171 minutes Release date: 10/13/1994
A chronicle of the lives and high-school careers of two inner-city youths who both harbor legitimate hopes of playing professional basketball. The filmmakers followed William Gates and Arthur Agee for nearly five years, from the summer after they leave elementary school, through high school up to their entry into college in the fall of 1991.

Anne B. Real (2002)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 11/29/2002
Cynthia is a young girl living in New York City, struggling to express herself to the outside world. She finds a familiar and inspirational voice in ANNE FRANK: The Diary of a Young Girl, a book given to her by her deceased father. Cynthia begins her own diary. Her writing becomes both a personal release and a means of survival from her troubled family. But when an up and coming rap artist buys...
Hip Hop Project

The Hip Hop Project (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 05/10/2007
A group of New York City teenagers transform their life stories into powerful works of art, using hip hop as a vehicle for self-development. The documentary traces the evolution of this award-winning outreach program created by Kazi, a formerly homeless teenager turned youth mentor. With the goal of developing a principled group of young artists, Kazi creates a safe environment in which he...
Class Act

Class Act (1992)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/04/1992
The story of a very smart boy and a juvenile delinquent who trade identities in high school.
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...