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 Greatest Black Musical Movies
The Five Heartbeats
The Five Heartbeats was written and directed by Robert Townsend, who also starred in the movie. The movie told the story of a Temptations-like group and their struggles with success, racism, drugs and women. (Photo: 20th Century Fox Pictures)