Latest Titles With Alvin F. Poussaint


2. Mr. SOUL! (2018)

90 min | Documentary

Before Oprah, before Arsenio, there was Mr. SOUL. On the heels of the Civil Rights Movement, one fearless black pioneer reconceived a Harlem Renaissance for a new era, ushering giants and ... See full summary »

Directors: Melissa Haizlip, Samuel D. Pollard | Stars: Sidney Poitier, Blair Underwood, Harry Belafonte, Stevie Wonder

3. Bill Cosby: A Juggling Tribute (2014)

4 min | Short, Biography, Family

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An educational juggling tribute to Bill Cosby.

Director: Kene Lewis | Star: Kene Lewis

4. The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013)

TV-PG | Documentary

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Professor Gates describes the history of the African American people by talking to historians, authors, and the people who made history.

Stars: Henry Louis Gates, Bernard E. Powers Jr., Peniel E. Joseph, David Levering Lewis

Votes: 152

5. Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (2011– )
Episode: Episode dated 3 June 2013 (2013)

TV-G | News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Karen Bass, Jared Bernstein, Lisa Bloom, Alvin F. Poussaint

6. Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (2011– )
Episode: Episode dated 6 June 2013 (2013)

TV-G | News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Benjamin Crump, Elijah Cummings, Sybrina Fulton, Alvin F. Poussaint

7. The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013)
Episode: Rise! (1940-1968) (2013)

TV-PG | 54 min | Documentary

8.8
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From PBS: "Rise!" examines the long road to civil rights, when the deep contradictions in American society finally became unsustainable. African Americans who fought fascism in World War II... See full summary »

Director: Phil Bertelsen | Stars: Henry Louis Gates, Damon Keith, David Levering Lewis, Christopher S. Parker

Votes: 8

8. Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (2011– )

TV-G | 60 min | News, Talk-Show

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MSNBC news show hosted by Al Sharpton.

Stars: Al Sharpton, Krystal Ball, Faith Jenkins, Dana Milbank

Votes: 77

9. The Daily Show (1996– )
Episode: Ed Gillespie (2011)

TV-14 | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

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Director: Chuck O'Neil | Stars: Jon Stewart, Meka Bendahan, Ed Gillespie, Sakina Jaffrey

Votes: 12

10. Fair Game? (2010)

Documentary

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In the age of Barack Obama, prominent Black males from diverse fields debate the notion of a "level playing field" by weighing in on the complexities of critical issues such as education, ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Mario Van Peebles, Barack Obama, Ronald B. Mincy, Glenn Martin

Votes: 8

11. Meet the Press (1947– )
Episode: Episode dated 11 January 2009 (2009)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: David Gregory, David Bonior, Bill Cosby, Adrian M. Fenty

12. Generation RX (2008)

Not Rated | 81 min | Documentary

7.3
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An eye-opening documentary dealing with the costs of prescribing psychiatric drugs with serious side effects to children.

Director: Kevin P. Miller | Stars: John Abramson, Fred A. Baughman, Jeanette Blagbrough, Peter Blagbrough

Votes: 216

13. Generation M: Misogyny in Media & Culture (2008 Video)

60 min | Documentary

7.2
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Director: Thomas Keith | Stars: Nancy Gruver, Byron Hurt, Tessa Jolls, Jackson Katz

Votes: 5

14. What Black Men Think (2007 Video)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary

7.3
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Since the triumphs of the civil rights legislations of the early 1960's havoc and decimation has been wreaked on the Black family with a specific devastation on the Black man. With myths ... See full summary »

Director: Janks Morton | Stars: Taalam Acey, John McWhorter, Alvin F. Poussaint, Shelby Steele

Votes: 16

15. Larry King Live (1985–2010)
Episode: Bill Cosby and Dr. Alvin Poussiant (2007)

News, Talk-Show

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Director: Chip Hirzel | Stars: Bill Cosby, Alvin F. Poussaint

16. The Oprah Winfrey Show (1984–2011)
Episode: Episode dated 17 October 2007 (2007)

TV-PG | Talk-Show

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Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Bill Cosby, Alvin F. Poussaint

17. Good Morning America (1975– )
Episode: Episode dated 19 October 2007 (2007)

TV-G | News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Marysol Castro, Bill Cosby, Jack Hanna, Alvin F. Poussaint

18. The History Makers (2005 Video)

Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary

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The third volume of The History Makers focuses on possessing the courage to fight for your dreams. Through a series of real life stories and experiences, this documentary illustrates how ... See full summary »

Directors: Nancy Oey, Prentice Sinclair Smith | Stars: James Avery, Ernie Banks, Bob Beamon, Lerone Bennett

19. Fatherhood (2004–2005)

TV-G | Animation, Comedy

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Scientist Dr. Arthur Bindlebeep is the head of the family and a high school teacher. He and his wife, Norma, try to be model parents while learning a few things from their three children: ... See full summary »

Stars: Blair Underwood, Jamai Fisher, Sabrina Le Beauf, Giovonnie Samuels

Votes: 63

20. The N Word (2004)

86 min | Documentary

6.2
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A documentary looking at the N word.

Director: Todd Williams | Stars: F. Lee Bailey, Sandra Bernhard, Donald Bogle, Todd Boyd

Votes: 226

21. Fatherhood (2004–2005)
Episode: Balancing the Books (2004)

TV-G | Animation, Comedy

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Norma's boss is selling the book store where she works, so she decides that she wants to buy the book store herself. She has 12 hours to raise enough money to buy the book store.

Director: Jamie Mitchell | Stars: Blair Underwood, Sabrina Le Beauf, Giovonnie Samuels, Marc John Jefferies

22. Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property (2003)

PG | 58 min | Documentary

6.9
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The story and legacy of the enigmatic leader of the notorious 1831 homicidal slave revolt in Virginia, along with reviews of works about him, are explored; twentieth century civil rights discussed and cultural relativism mentioned.

Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Herbert Aptheker, Charles Burnett, Resharma Coleman, Ossie Davis

Votes: 87

23. Nigger or Not? (2003)

26 min | Documentary, Short

7.1
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A penetrating documentary exploring the origins, modern contexts and differing opinions regarding black (and white) Americans' use of the word "nigger."

Director: Ken Wyatt | Stars: Paul Mooney, Alvin F. Poussaint, Q-Tip, Sonia Sanchez

Votes: 9

24. The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)

PG | 85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.3
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Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....

Directors: Cathy Malkasian, Jeff McGrath | Stars: Tim Curry, Rupert Everett, Flea, Lacey Chabert

Votes: 12,987 | Gross: $40.11M

25. Mickey Mouse Monopoly (2002 Video)

52 min | Documentary

6.4
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Director: Miguel Picker | Stars: Monique Fordham, Henry Giroux, Alvin F. Poussaint, Justin Lewis

Votes: 64

26. The Cosby Show: A Look Back (2002 TV Movie)

120 min | Comedy, Documentary

6.4
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A retrospective of the phenomenally popular 1984-1992 situation comedy, "The Cosby Show," complete with memorable clips, bloopers and comments from series stars, producers and Bill Cosby himself.

Director: Nancy Stern | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 158

27. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )
Episode: The Cosby Kids (2001)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.3
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Stars: Mary Murphy, Bill Cosby, JoAnn Alfano, Alvin F. Poussaint

Votes: 23

28. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.7
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A documentary about celebrities lives before and after being famous.

Stars: Phil Crowley, Chip Bolcik, Beng Spies, Ken Baker

Votes: 716

29. What If? (1996– )

Documentary

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Stars: Renee Poussaint, Alan Axelrod, Edward Berkowitz, Jeffrey Beyer

30. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: A Rock, a River, a Lena (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.2
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Miss Lena Horne visits Hillman and Mr. Gaines, who claims to have met her years ago, is excited to host -- but Whitely is taking over the affair.

Director: David Blackwell | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 24

31. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Cabin in the Sky (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.5
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Dwayne and Whitley plan a romantic getaway for the weekend. When Mr. and Mrs. Gaines join them, things don't go as planned.

Director: Henry Chan | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown

Votes: 15

32. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: College Kid (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.2
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Gina, Lena, Charmaine, Dorian, and Terrell rent an off-campus apartment from a grumpy older man who turns out to be a reclusive, former professional baseball star. He is inspired to ... See full summary »

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Reginald Ballard, Patrick Malone, Edafe Okurume, Jada Pinkett Smith

Votes: 20

33. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Dancing Machines (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

6.3
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Whitley spends time with one of her students. Ron and Freddie throw a dance marathon in their new club.

Director: Bruce M. Kerner | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 15

34. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Great X-Pectations (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.7
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Terrel is expelled after he starts carrying a gun to class, but he and Dwayne attempt to convince the Dean to give him one more chance.

Director: Glynn Turman | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Charnele Brown, Ajai Sanders

Votes: 15

35. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Happy Birthday to Moi (1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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Dwayne throws Whitley a surprise party while two students of Hillman College cheat on a test and try to get away with it.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown

Votes: 14

36. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Homey, Don't Ya Know Me? (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.5
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Lena's old boyfriend and some pals from her old neighbourhood pay her a visit but they find they don't fit in her new life.

Director: Kadeem Hardison | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Charnele Brown, Lou Myers

Votes: 66

37. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Lean on Me (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

5.7
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When Dwayne applies for a job he really wants, Whitley offers encouragement and support.

Director: Henry Chan | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Charnele Brown, Glynn Turman

Votes: 15

38. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Mind Your Own Business (1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.7
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Ron and Mr. Gaines open a music club together, but can't agree on the style of music.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 13

39. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: To Whit, with Love (1993)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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Whitley gets a new job as a teacher and struggles with her disrespectful students.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Chante Carmel

Votes: 18

40. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: When One Door Closes...: Part 1 (1993)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.3
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Whitley discovers she's pregnant; Dwayne's computer-baseball game is a hit with Kinlishewa Corp., which wants him to move to Tokyo. Part 1 of 2.

Director: David Blackwell | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 18

41. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: When One Door Closes...: Part 2 (1993)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

7.2
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Dwayne accepts the job in Tokyo; Kimberly gets engaged; friends reconcile. Series finale.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 19

42. Here and Now (1992–1993)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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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: 26

43. Color Adjustment (1992)

Unrated | 86 min | Documentary

7.0
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Analyzes the evolution of television's earlier, unflattering portrayal of blacks from 1948 until 1988, when they are depicted as prosperous and as having achieved the American dream, a ... See full summary »

Director: Marlon Riggs | Stars: Steven Bochco, Diahann Carroll, Ruby Dee, Henry Louis Gates

Votes: 114

44. Here and Now (1992–1993)
Episode: A.J.'s Big Leap (1992)

TV-G | Comedy

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

45. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: And So, We Commence (1992)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.6
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Theo graduates from college, and Cliff thinks back to an earlier time at the ceremony; the series end with Cliff and Claire dancing away off the studio.

Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 76

46. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Baby, It's Cold Outside (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.8
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Whitley gets upset because Wayne does not spend enough time with her.

Director: Glynn Turman | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 15

47. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Bedroom at the Top (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.8
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When Whitley is promoted at work, she is faced with sexual harassment by her new boss. Colonel Taylor is thrilled to learn Terrence has finally chosen a career, until he finds out it's dance.

Director: John Rago | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell

Votes: 17

48. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Bring Me the Lip Gloss of Deirdre Arpelle (1992)

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

6.2
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Pam starts working as an assistant for Cliff. Cliff deals with an impatient pregnant patient who tends to misinterpret the instructions he gives her. Meanwhile, Kenny tries to make Rudy jealous by pretending he is dating someone.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Bill Cosby, Erika Alexander, Lili Bernard, Gabrielle Carmouche

Votes: 49

49. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Clair's Reunion (1992)

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

6.7
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Clair and her college friends get together to discuss their school days and to plan an honor for a retiring professor.

Directors: Carl Lauten, Anne-Louise Wallace | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Tempestt Bledsoe, Raven-Symoné

Votes: 51

50. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Cliff Gets Jilted (1992)

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

6.5
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Sandra & Elvin hold a house warming party - but it is held at Cliff & Clair's house. Vanessa breaks the news that she and Dabnis have broken their engagement. Cliff is more upset than Vanessa.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 45

51. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Cliff and Theo Come Clean (1992)

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

6.5
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Olivia's school project is to write about an adult when they were a child, and she writes about Cliff. Theo turns down a corporate job in California so he can finish graduate school in New York. One of Theo's students finds $600.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Raven-Symoné

Votes: 48

52. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Conflict of Interest (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.9
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After Whitley and Dwayne spend the night together, they avoid speaking about their feelings. Charmaine and Lance (from The Cosby Show) visit Hillman.

Director: John Rago | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown

Votes: 18

53. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Do the Write Thing (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.9
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Lena is losing her engineering scholarship until she writes a moving story about her father, which later is proven to be fabricated. It earns her a journalism scholarship and brings her ... See full summary »

Director: Otis Sallid | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Roscoe Lee Browne, Anne Gee Byrd, Ron Canada

Votes: 15

54. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Don't Count Your Chickens Before They're Axed (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.0
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Dwayne and Whitley struggle as Whitley gets laid off from her job.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 13

55. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Eat, Drink and Be Wary (1992)

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

7.0
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Clair goes away for the weekend and tells Cliff he has to behave and not eat a lot of food that is not on his diet. No one believes he will stick to his diet. Rudy and her friends want to take the subway to a dance.

Directors: Carl Lauten, Malcolm-Jamal Warner | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Keshia Knight Pulliam

Votes: 46

56. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Faith, Hope, and Charity: Part 1 (1992)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.3
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The Wayne and Gilbert family celebrate thanksgiving with each other.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 19

57. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Faith, Hope, and Charity: Part 2 (1992)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

7.1
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Continuation of thanksgiving with the Gilbert-Wayne family.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 16

58. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Honeymoon in L.A.: Part 1 (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.4
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Whitley and Dwayne recall their honeymoon in Los Angeles during the riots after the Rodney King verdict.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 18

59. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Honeymoon in L.A.: Part 2 (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

6.1
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Continuation from Part 1. Whitley and Dwayne recall their honeymoon in Los Angeles during the riots after the Rodney King verdict.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 17

60. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Interior Desecration (1992)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

6.4
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Now living together for the first time, newlyweds Whitley and Dwayne clash over whose belongings they will use to furnish their apartment.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 16

61. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Just Another Four-Letter Word (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.0
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Dwayne becomes frustrated with Ron's inability to pay his fair share; Whitley, Kim and Lena intervene when they see Freddie losing herself in her relationship with Shazza.

Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 19

62. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Kiss You Back (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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Whitley and Byron are getting serious, but Whitley still has feelings for Dwayne. They end up sleeping together when Dwayne arrives at Whitley's place to discuss their relationship. Kim ... See full summary »

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown

Votes: 18

63. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Love Taps (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.7
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Events take a tragic turn at the dorm when Lena suspects a rapper named Dion is abusing Gina.

Director: Kadeem Hardison | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 23

64. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: May the Best Man Win (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.6
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Byron Douglas is impressed with Whitley's fund raising skills and asks her to help with his Senate campaign. Mr. Gaines has troubles with the lease at The Pit and Byron gets involved.

Director: David Blackwell | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 16

65. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Occupational Hazards (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.9
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Whitley borrows Dwayne's credit card without his knowledge to buy a new suit for a job interview and struggles to find a way to pay him back. Lena and Charmaine bond after Charmaine's boyfriend Lance dumps her over the phone.

Director: Kadeem Hardison | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 14

66. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Original Teacher (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.1
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Freddy gets juvenile delinquents who need a role model and they are assigned to teachers of Hillman College one of which is Dwayne.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Cree Summer, Lou Myers

Votes: 27

67. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Prisoner of Love (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Freddie's pen pal, Jamal, is an ex-con and he visits Hillman, where Whitley is drawn to him. Ron and Dwayne get involved and find an expensive camera and other items in Jamal's belongings and accuse him of stealing.

Director: Glynn Turman | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown

Votes: 19

68. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Really Gross Anatomy (1992)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

6.0
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Kimberly gets help from her new lab partner, Spencer, when she gets sick in anatomy class, and Dwayne Pines for Whitley when she travels out of town.

Director: Jasmine Guy | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 18

69. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Rudy's Retreat (1992)

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

6.6
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Now that Rudy is a teenager, she starts to stretch her rights and independence, wants to be her own person. Sondra & Elvin are writing their wills and need to select guardians for their children.

Directors: Carl Lauten, Maynard C. Virgil I | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 47

70. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Save the Best for Last: Part 1 (1992)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy

8.3
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As Whitley prepares for life with Byron, she is left torn after Dwayne visits her on the night before her wedding day.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 31

71. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Save the Best for Last: Part 2 (1992)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.8
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Surprise and shock are the themes of Whitley's and Byron's wedding day.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 46

72. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Sellmates (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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Ron is intrigued by a female con artist. Kim fears she won't be accepted to medical school.

Director: Henry Chan | Stars: Lou Myers, Darryl M. Bell, Charnele Brown, Fitz Houston

Votes: 15

73. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Some Gifts Aren't Deductible (1992)

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

6.0
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As tax day approaches, Cliff tries to get deductions for extended family members, but Claire rebuffs him. Meanwhile, Kenny organizes a surprise birthday party for his girlfriend Deirdre ... See full summary »

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Deon Richmond

Votes: 42

74. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Somebody Say Ho! (1992)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.8
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Everybody goes to court when one of the students is called a hoe.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 19

75. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Special Delivery (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.2
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Byron's opponent brings details of a stripper in Byron's past to light but Byron refuses to fight back, and just wants to discuss the issues. Byron wins the election and proposes to Whitley... See full summary »

Director: Kadeem Hardison | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 17

76. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: The Cat's in the Cradle (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.8
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At a hotly contested Hillman-Virginia A&M game, Ron accepts a sucker bet from three white A&M students, then gets into a fight with them when one of them starts to spray a racial epithet on... See full summary »

Director: Henry Chan | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 41

77. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: The Getaway (1992)

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

6.8
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Sondra and Elvin prepare to move to their own home in New Jersey, but Cliff is still hesitant to believe it will really happen. But the movers arrive and boxes are packed on the truck.

Director: Chuck Vinson | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 51

78. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: The Little Mister (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.8
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Dwayne has a dream that men and women positions in the political world are switched: Whitley becomes saxophone-playing presidential candidate Jill Blinton, and Dwayne her husband Hilliot.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 13

79. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: The Price Is Wrong (1992)

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

6.0
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Pam and her friends help a group of senior citizens demonstrate against unfair prices at a supermarket.

Director: Malcolm-Jamal Warner | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Erika Alexander, Rosanna Carter

Votes: 51

80. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Theo's Future (1992)

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

5.6
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Theo attends a corporate mixer for The Tartan Company, a leading soup manufacturer who boasts that they're "not just soup anymore." His views on how the company should present its image ... See full summary »

Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Phillip Baltazer

Votes: 48

81. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: White Christmas (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.5
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Everybody's in for a big surprise when Freddy's mom comes to visit while Freddy also has some relationship trouble.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell, Cree Summer

Votes: 19

82. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: You Can't Stop the Music (1992)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

5.7
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Willie Colón and Mario Bauzá, legendary Salsa and Latin music performers, play themselves to perform a concert on a local radio station. Clair, who represents them, and Cliff, a big-time fan, go to the station to watch the performance.

Director: Alan Smithee | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Raven-Symoné

Votes: 53

83. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: 27 and Still Cooking (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.8
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It is Cliff & Clair's 27th wedding anniversary. He plans to recreate the Caribbean restaurant where they dined on their honeymoon, in their home. He hires a band, chef, and decorations for atmosphere. The day arrives - and Cliff is sick.

Director: Neema Barnette | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Geoffrey Owens, Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Votes: 48

84. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: A Word in Edgewise (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

6.2
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Kim is afraid that Matthew's involvement in his Drama Studies makes them an incompatible couple, but Matthew and the issues going on with Dwayne and Whitley soon prove it will be ok.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 17

85. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Adventures in Babysitting (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.7
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Cliff and Dr Harmon attend a pinochle tournament with their wives. They play a round against each other, and the wives win. Martin & Denise need a babysitter for Olivia and Rudy begs to be ... See full summary »

Director: Oz Scott | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Joseph C. Phillips, Keshia Knight Pulliam

Votes: 46

86. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Almost Working Girl (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.1
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Whitley recommends Jalessa's temp agency to E.H. Wright, but problems ensue when Freddy is hired and disagrees with her boss on affirmative action.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 13

87. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Attack of the Killer B's (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.7
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Pam has to study for tests but is easily distracted. Theo tells her she has to study without dancing and music in order to get good grades. Pam wants to go to college, but does not have the... See full summary »

Director: Art Dielhenn | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Lisa Bonet, Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Votes: 48

88. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Baby, I'm a Star (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.5
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Kim's new-found arrogance loses her a spot in Ron's band; Col. Taylor frets over his age.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 15

89. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Clair's Place (1991)

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

6.6
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Cliff builds a room just for Clair, her own special place for work and retreat. Everyone, except Cliff, is upset that she wants to be alone and not spend time with them. Cliff tries to explain the purpose of a special room.

Director: John Bowab | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Keshia Knight Pulliam

Votes: 50

90. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Cliff and Jake (1991)

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

6.6
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The daughter of an acquaintance asks Cliff to help her father make peace with someone whom he's been having a long standing grudge with over a car accident. Because she's been seeing the man's son and would like to get married.

Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Lisa Bonet, Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Votes: 54

91. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Do You Take This Woman? (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.9
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Dwayne and Whitley's parents both come together for their engagement party. When both mothers get into a heated exchange Dwayne and Whitley are going to an exchange as well when Dwayne gets... See full summary »

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 18

92. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Ex-Communication (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.7
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Julian has a talk with Whitley that takes a toll on her ego--and may cost her Dwayne.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 19

93. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Home Is Where the Fire Is (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.4
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Lena is caught cooking up her 'special' gumbo in the dorms and faces suspension.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 14

94. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: Home Remedies (1991)

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

6.7
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Olivia is not feeling well, so several people come up with different remedies to help her feel better.

Director: Jay Sandrich | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Tempestt Bledsoe

Votes: 49

95. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: How Great Thou Art (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.2
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Whitley gets overly enthusiastic when bidding on art at an auction she attends for her internship. Freddie invents a new persona for her radio show.

Director: Neema Barnette | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Darryl M. Bell

Votes: 20

96. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: If I Should Die Before I Wake (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.3
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Whitley is thinking about giving up her virginity to Dwayne, but she finds out one of her classmates has an STD and has second thoughts.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 25

97. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: In the Eye of the Storm (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.5
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The Pit becomes a refuge when a hurricane approaches Hillman; Ron tries to convince Freddie to play a demo tape of his band on her radio show.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 12

98. The Cosby Show (1984–1992)
Episode: It's Apparent to Everyone (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.7
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Sondra & Elvin are excited about finding a home of their own. The twins Nelson and Winnie are getting on Cliff & Clair's nerves.

Director: Neema Barnette | Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Sabrina Le Beauf, Geoffrey Owens

Votes: 47

99. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: It's Showtime at Hillman (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

7.3
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When Walter arranges a telethon to raise extra money for the outreach center, the Hillman gang contributes by showcasing their various talents.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Sinbad

Votes: 14

100. A Different World (1987–1993)
Episode: Liza Who-Little (1991)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.5
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Whitley's evil look-alike cousin Liza visits Hillman and stirs up trouble when she sets her sights on Ron.

Director: Debbie Allen | Stars: Jasmine Guy, Dawnn Lewis, Kadeem Hardison, Lou Myers

Votes: 13