A spin off of the 1989 miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, which was based upon Gloria Naylor's novel of the same name.

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The Women of Brewster Place (TV Movie 1989)
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Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three ... See full summary »

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The Best Man (1999)
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Harper's autobiographical novel is almost out, his girlfriend Robin desires commitment, and he's best man at the wedding of Lance, a pro athlete. He goes to New York early (Robin will come ... See full summary »

Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Stars: Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut
Comedy | Music
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The sisters come back to Delores's show to get her back as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of students in their parochial school which is doomed for closure. One of the girls... See full summary »

Director: Bill Duke
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When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.

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Native Son (1986)
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In 1940s Chicago, a young black man takes a job as a chauffeur to a white family, which takes a turn for the worse when he accidentally kills the teenage daughter of the couple and then tries to cover it up.

Director: Jerrold Freedman
Stars: Victor Love, Matt Dillon, Elizabeth McGovern
There Are No Children Here (TV Movie 1993)
Drama
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From Publishers Weekly The devastating story of brothers Lafayette and Pharoah Rivers, children of the Chicago ghetto, is powerfully told here by Kotlowitz, a Wall Street Journal reporter ... See full summary »

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Beloved (1998)
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Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of her deceased daughter.

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Before Women Had Wings (TV Movie 1997)
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Alcoholic Billy reflects on his country-music career that never happened and beats his wife Glory Marie, also a drunk. Grown-up son Hank has moved away, but teenaged Phoebe and sensitive ... See full summary »

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There is trouble brewing in the world of Agimat and monsters are scaring and kidnapping children. The monsters seem capable of travelling in other worlds and Agimat is able to crossover ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Y. Reyes
Stars: Vic Sotto, Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr., Sam Pinto
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At the age of ten, Henry James Herman, a boy who was conceived in a petri-dish and raised by his feminist mother, follows a string of Post-It notes in hopes of finding his biological father.

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Stars: Jason Spevack, Toni Collette, Michael Sheen
Thea (1993–1994)
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a single black mother raising her 3 children...w/comedienne Thea Vidale..comedienne, Yvette Wilson & a very young Brandy, who went on 2 star n her own series, Moesha w/Yvette Wilson playing... See full summary »

Stars: Thea Vidale, Adam Jeffries, Jason Weaver
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 Mattie Michael (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Etta Mae Johnson (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Miss Sophie (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Kiswana Browne (11 episodes, 1990)
Kelly Neal ...
 Abshu Kamau (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Ralph Thomas (11 episodes, 1990)
Oscar Brown Jr. ...
 Jessie (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Mickey Adriano (11 episodes, 1990)
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 Matthew Thomas (5 episodes, 1990)
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A spin off of the 1989 miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, which was based upon Gloria Naylor's novel of the same name.

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Oprah Winfrey and Olivia Cole are the only ones who played in both the movie and series playing the same character. See more »

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