BET brings you your favorite films with “Star Cinema.” Celebrating African-American achievement in film, “Star Cinema” showcases popular Black films for your enjoyment. Tune in for the biggest names in Black entertainment and get your dose of comedy, drama and action-packed thrills. Sit back, relax and don’t forget the popcorn!
Civil Rights Movies
The Ernest Green Story
The Ernest Green Story told the story of the Little Rock Nine, the first African-American students to integrate Little Rock High School in Arkansas in 1957. Green, played by Morris Chestnut, was one of the Little Rock Nine and would go on to be Assistant Secretary of Labor for President Jimmy Carter.