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!
In The Color Purple, Whoopi Goldberg played Celie, a woman who had to deal with racism, poverty and physical abuse in the early 20th century. The film also starred Oprah Winfrey and Danny Glover and was nominated for 11 Oscars. (Photo: Amblin Entertainment)