Buena Vista Social Club

The Buena Vista Social Club is one of Cuba's most recognizable musical groups ever since they released their first CD which turned out to be an international success. In 1996, American guitarits Ry Cooder visited Havana and recruited several performers such as Compay Segundo, Ruben Gonzalez and Ibrahim Ferrer. Director Continue Reading

Woman Thou Art Loosed

Adapted from the best-selling novel by minister Bishop T.D. Jakes, "Woman Thou Art Loosed" is a compelling story about Jakes' work with abused women. Jakes (played by himself) is set on helping a death row inmate named Michelle (Kimberly Elise). As the victim of childhood rape by her mother's boyfriend, Continue Reading

Call Northside 777

This is classic Film Noir style, with one of Hollywood's classic leading men, James Stewart. Call Northside 777 was made in 1948, but it's style, well crafted script and solid performances assure that it is just as intriguing and entertaining to watch today as it was when it first came Continue Reading

Ashanti / Universal

Ashanti stormed the charts with popular duets alongside JaRule, Fat Joe and Notorious B.I.G. The multi talented young lady got noticed by Irv Gotti, the head honcho at Murder Inc. Records and e-produced her debut album, which featured hits such as "Foolish". In 2003 she released "Chapter II" which also Continue Reading

Akon / Universal

Hip Hop artist Akon displays his impressive vocal and writing skills debut album "Trouble". While many artists of his genre are cashing in on songs about money, drugs and major disrespect of women, this talented Senegalese African artist doesn't really focus on glamorizing the thug life but instead talks about Continue Reading