by Jenée Desmond-Harris onApril 25, 2012
In today's link roundup: Think Like a Man came in at No. 1 over the weekend. But it's not as if that's never happened with a black movie before. Plus: Nick Cannon says he feels better than ever.
by Damon Young onApril 3, 2012
At Ebony, Damon Young provides tips for black filmmakers who aspire to make movies that measure up to Coming to America and Love Jones.
by Erin E. Evans onMarch 13, 2012
From New Jack City to Love Jones, we count down our favorite cult classics.
by Joshua R. Weaver onFebruary 22, 2012
The Root Recommends: The upcoming, star-studded movie by director Tyler Perry.
by Jozen Cummings onJanuary 23, 2012
George Lucas played the race card in an effective marketing campaign, but was it necessary?
by Erin E. Evans onJanuary 17, 2012
The crime drama featured Tupac's acting debut; find out what the rest of the cast has been up to since.
by Nsenga Burton onDecember 30, 2011
The African-American Film Critics Association's Gil Robertson IV aims to herald high-quality black cinema.
June 4, 2011
It's been 20 years since Spike Lee's classic ignited controversy with its themes of black-on-white dating. Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson and Wesley Snipes are all alums. Find out what the cast has been up to.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMay 23, 2011
According to a new study, they're pretty much all in movies with African-American directors.
by Nsenga Burton onMay 3, 2011
In an exclusive with The Root on location in New York City, Paula Patton, Laz Alonso and director Salim Akil share how they bonded with other cast and crew members of the new rom-com.
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