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 films are JET approved!
FREE ANGELA & ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS
“You know her name. Know her story.” From her time as a young college professor to the moment her name joined the list of FBI’s 10 most wanted list, this powerful documentary zooms in on one of the greatest pioneers of African-American women’s history. Pick up a copy of the Will and Jada Pinkett Smith executive-produced film, and add some history to your DVD collection.
SING YOUR SONG
In need of another history lesson? Learn more about Harry Belafonte beyond his career as an entertainer by watching the documentary that chronicles his life as a political activist and philanthropist. By speaking at the March on Washington of 1963 and traveling across the globe to places like Norway and South Africa, the icon sought to tackle injustices everywhere. Catch the cable network debut of the film on TV One, Sunday, August 25 at 11 a.m. ET.
SCARY MOVIE 5
Snoop Lion, Mike Tyson and Jasmine Guy make an appearance in the fifth installment of the classic parody series. This time around, the actors poke fun at some of the most popular horror films, and their jokes about some pop culture favorites will make you cringe and then burst into laughter right after. Make it a comedy night with this film out on DVD now.
Spend the evening with Rosario Dawson as she plays a hypnotist named Elizabeth in a thriller where your every guest about the next move will likely be wrong. Try to keep up with the characters in the film, out on DVD, as they attempt to track down a painting stolen in a theft gone wrong.