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!
The Great Debaters
Denzel Washington stars as Mel Tolson, a debate team coach at Wiley College, an HBCU, in The Great Debaters. Despite struggling against racism and segregation, Tolson managed to lead his team to victory by beating Harvard. (Photo: Harpo Films)