You’ve worked hard all week and you deserve some down time. Spend your evening checking out some of these newly released flicks. Grab the popcorn, because these picks are JET-approved! JETflix Fridays starts now…
In what The Washington Post calls an “artfully shot documentary,” La Source tells the uplifting story of Josue Lajuenesse, a Haitian immigrant, who was displaced by a devastating 2010 earthquake that hit his homeland. After working as a janitor at Princeton University, he returns to his country to revive his lifelong dream of bringing what is most fundamental to his village’s survival – clean water.
Watch It: On KweliTV
INTERLUDES LIVE: JILL SCOTT
Jill Scott is hitting the stage for an epic concert, and you don’t need to leave your living room to attend. The songstress is providing the at-home tickets and incredible music for your viewing pleasure. Catch an evening groove as you rock out to the soul singer’s newest bangers. Interludes Live: Jill Scott airs Friday, Aug. 21 at 10 p.m. EST.
Watch It: On TV One
Looking for a good laugh? Make sure this flick on your radar. One unsuspecting stoner, who truly works as a government agent, finds himself in hot water after the powers that be work to exterminate him. Now he is on a mission to prove his strength and save his girlfriend, who is in danger, too. Spot comedian Lavell Crawford when you head to the theaters to see this movie out now.
Watch It: In Theaters
Check out this biting comedy that documents life after superstardom. From a modest homestead to a luxurious mansion, the Calloway estate is larger thanks to their NBA hooping relative Cam (Jessie T. Usher). If you enjoyed their antics last season, don’t miss season 2 when it premieres Aug. 22 at 9:30 p.m. EST. The LeBron James-produced show stars Tichina Arnold and Mike Epps. Take a look at the sneak peek below.
Watch It: On Starz