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 Friday starts now…
FUSION TALK SHOW
Teenagers are faced with life-changing choices almost every day. Many are seeking answers to difficult questions such as sex, self-esteem and how to deal with the pressures of school. That’s where Fusion Talk Show comes in. It’s designed to provide an informative platform, consisting of a panel of mentors and professionals that will allow young adults to express their issues. The vision is to open the lines of communication and bridge the gap between teens and adults.
Watch It: On KweliTV
J. COLE FOREST HILLS DRIVE: HOMECOMING
After dropping his third LP, J. Cole hit the road to give fans a performance of a lifetime. From London, England to New York City, the lyricist travelled globally, bringing along friends Big Sean, Jeremih and more. But he didn’t end the tour without making an extra special stop in his Fayetteville, NC hometown. Find out what happens when the lyricist returns to his old stomping grounds. Catch it when it airs on HBO Saturday, January 9.
Watch It: On HBO
One U.S. soccer team is accustomed to working together to bring home victories. But when their plane crashes, they end up competing against each other in an attempt to survive. Who will live to see another day? Find out when you watch this movie on Netflix. It’s streaming now.
Watch It: On Netflix
Brian Nichols (David Oyelowo) is on the run. He is the subject of a city-wide manhunt and desperate to make contact with his newborn son. In the process, he takes a recovering meth addict hostage in her own apartment. Scared for her life, she turns for guidance to Rick Warren’s best-selling inspirational book, The Purpose Driven Life. While reading aloud, she and her would-be killer each face crossroads where despair and death intersect hope. Rent the DVD now.
Watch It: On RedBox