12 Years of a Slave was A compelling true story of man's fight freedom during in the pre Civil Rights era, where an slaves change encounter with an abolitionish that left us all talking and awestruck.
The Best Man Holiday
Nothing was better than seeing the old crew back together again for gut busting laughs and choreographed two-steps in tailored suits. Yet through all of the lightness, the film artfully balanced serious issues with a more mature flare.
It was the little independent film that could and did. Starring Octavia Spencer and featuring a breakout performance from Michael B. Jordan, the emotional film gave an inside look into the real life story of a complicated young man.
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain
Thankfully, he felt the need to explain. Hart is never afraid to be vulnerable about his personal life, in this case his divorce, and how he has not changed regardless of what anyone thinks.
Lee Daniels’: The Butler
Mixing a riveting piece of White House history starring Forest Whitaker alonside Oprah Winfrey as a chain smoking, booze-drinking wife, Lee Daniels served up an intoxicatingly entertaining cocktail.