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
To Kill a Mockingbird
Gregory Peck starred as Atticus Finch, a lawyer defending a Black man charged with rape in To Kill a Mockingbird. The film dealt with the racism and injustice that African-Americans went through in the South during the '50s and '60s.