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
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Sidney Poitier stars as a Black doctor who becomes engaged to a wealthy white woman in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner. When the film came out, marriage between Black people and white people was illegal in 17 states.