This week on Black on Black Cinema the next film is announced, Talk to Me. The 2007 film about Petey Green, an infamous DJ in Washington DC who had to rise to the occasion. Our random topic of the week is on the difficulty of being a Black celebrity. Discussing the latest fallout over Beyonce's and Kendrick Lamar's performances
This week on Black on Black Cinema, the crew discuss the 1972 biographical dram, Lady Sings the Blues, about the life of famed jazz singer Billie Holiday. The film stars Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, and Richard Pryor. Taking us through her meteoric rise to her harrowing battle with drugs, before her death in 1959.
THROWBACK EPISODE: This week on Black on Black Cinema the guys discuss the 1985 Kung-Fu comedy classic, The Last Dragon starring Taimak, Julius Carry III, and Vanity. The film is a one of a kind off the wall kung-fu flick that takes place in Harlem, NY.
This week on Black on Black Cinema the next film is announced, Lady Sings the Blues. The story of Billie Holiday starring Diana Ross and Billy Dee Williams. Our random topic of the week deals with the sudden resurgence of the topic of reparation for African American who were ancestors of slaves.