Latest Titles With Minnie Gentry


1. Bad Lieutenant (1992)

NC-17 | 96 min | Crime, Drama

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While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.

Director: Abel Ferrara | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Paul Calderon, Leonard L. Thomas

Votes: 29,922 | Gross: $2.00M

2. Here and Now (1992–1993)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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A.J. is a graduate student who volunteers at a youth center that helps troubled kids.

Stars: Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Charles Brown, Daryl Mitchell, Rachael Crawford

Votes: 22

3. Here and Now (1992–1993)
Episode: Great Expectations (1992)

Comedy

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Director: John Bowab | Stars: Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Charles Brown, S. Epatha Merkerson, Daryl Mitchell

4. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 25,319

5. Def by Temptation (1990)

R | 95 min | Horror

4.4
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An evil succubus is preying on libidinous black men in New York, and all that stands in her way is a minister-in-training, an aspiring actor, and a cop that specializes in cases involving the supernatural.

Director: James Bond III | Stars: James Bond III, Kadeem Hardison, Bill Nunn, Samuel L. Jackson

Votes: 875 | Gross: $2.22M

6. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Poison Ivy (1990)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A police officer is accused of planting a gun on an unarmed African-American youth that he shot. The victim was beloved in his community, but the investigation reveals that he may have also been a drug dealer.

Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: George Dzundza, Chris Noth, Dann Florek, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 148

7. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: The Storyteller (1990)

TV-G | 21 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.9
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Cliff's great-aunt, Gramtee, comes to visit and everyone is excited - except Olivia. Olivia wants to go to the zoo instead of a planned church visit. Gramtee tells stories of Cliff as a child and of a relative who was a slave years ago.

Director: Carl Lauten | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 48

8. Apprentice to Murder (1988)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

4.8
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Fire-and-brimstone preacher sees Satan everywhere, trains gullible young boy to "detect" evil, and the two of them commit several murders in the name of Jesus. Based on a true story.

Director: Ralph L. Thomas | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Chad Lowe, Mia Sara, Knut Husebø

Votes: 272 | Gross: $0.47M

9. America (1986)

R | 83 min | Comedy

5.3
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The zany crew of a New York cable TV station accidentally bounce a signal off the moon, bringing them worldwide attention.

Director: Robert Downey Sr. | Stars: Zack Norman, Tammy Grimes, Michael J. Pollard, Richard Belzer

Votes: 95

10. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.4
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The goings-on in the life of a successful African American family.

Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Votes: 25,311

11. The Brother from Another Planet (1984)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A mute alien with the appearance of a black human is chased by outer-space bounty hunters through the streets of Harlem.

Director: John Sayles | Stars: Joe Morton, Daryl Edwards, Rosanna Carter, Ray Ramirez

Votes: 4,640 | Gross: $3.70M

12. Hollow Image (1979 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.1
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A black New York career girl, who has made it big in the fashion world, is torn between her new life "downtown" and her roots in Harlem with an old boyfriend still living there.

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky | Stars: Robert Hooks, S. Pearl Sharp, Dick Anthony Williams, Hattie Winston

Votes: 31

13. Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)
Episode: Episode #1.981 (1979)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Director: Lela Swift | Stars: Nancy Addison, Bernard Barrow, William Converse-Roberts, John Gabriel

14. Greased Lightning (1977)

PG | 96 min | Action, Biography, Comedy

6.2
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The true life story of Wendell Scott, the first black stock car racing driver to win an upper tier NASCAR race.

Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Richard Pryor, Beau Bridges, Pam Grier, Cleavon Little

Votes: 1,023

15. Just an Old Sweet Song (1976 TV Movie)

78 min | Drama

7.5
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A black family from Detroit takes a two-week vacation in the South. The trip changes their lives.

Director: Robert Ellis Miller | Stars: Mary Alice, Edward Binns, Sonny Jim Gaines, Minnie Gentry

Votes: 20

16. Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Levin, Nancy Addison, Helen Gallagher, Ron Hale

Votes: 257

17. The American Parade (1974– )
Episode: Sojourner (1975)

60 min

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Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Vinnette Carroll, Anthony Chisholm, Minnie Gentry, James Earl Jones

18. Claudine (1974)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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In the 1970s Harlem, garbage collector Roop feels intimidated by the idea of dating Claudine who is a single mother of six on welfare.

Director: John Berry | Stars: Diahann Carroll, James Earl Jones, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Tamu Blackwell

Votes: 1,140

19. The American Parade (1974 TV Mini-Series)

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Stars: Vinnette Carroll, Frederick Rolf, Brad Davis, Geraldine Fitzgerald

20. Black Caesar (1973)

R | 87 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Cohen | Stars: Fred Williamson, Gloria Hendry, Art Lund, D'Urville Martin

Votes: 2,238

21. Come Back, Charleston Blue (1972)

PG | 100 min | Action, Comedy

6.3
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Sequel to Cotton comes to Harlem. Another bad influence is hitting Harlem and Gravedigger and Coffin Ed are the two cops who will stop it. Charleston Blue was a prohibition era black ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Warren | Stars: Godfrey Cambridge, Raymond St. Jacques, Peter De Anda, Percy Rodrigues

Votes: 168

22. Georgia, Georgia (1972)

R | 91 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Georgia, a black American singer, comes to Stockholm for a show. She meets an American deserter and soon they have fallen in love. But Georgia's assistant Alberta tell her to stick to her ... See full summary »

Director: Stig Björkman | Stars: Dirk Benedict, Lars-Erik Berenett, Stig Engström, James Thomas Finley Jr.

Votes: 53

23. All My Children (1970–2011)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Romance, Mystery

6.7
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Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.

Stars: Cameron Mathison, Michael E. Knight, Susan Lucci, Alicia Minshew

Votes: 1,961