Tag Archives: race

Just Mercy (2019) Rated PG-13

A civil rights lawyer takes on a case of a condemned man on death row. Based on the book and true story of Bryan Stevenson. Starring Jamie Foxx, Charlie Pye Jr., and Michael Harding. This film isn’t the best written, … Continue reading

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Kids, Race and Unity: A Nick News Special (2020) Rated NR

Alicia Keys hosts this news special with experts to talk about race and racial injustice. Starring Tabitha Brown, Keedron Bryant, and Patrisse Cullors. This show is a great starting point for discussion but lacks in-depth answers. I felt that, throughout … Continue reading

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The Vote (2020) Rated PG

The vote chronicles the campaign for women’s right to vote. Starring Kate Burton, Audra McDonald, Laura Linney, Patricia Clarkson, and Mae Whitman. This year marks the one-hundredth year since the ratification of the 19th Amendment for women’s right to vote. … Continue reading

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I Am Not Your Negro (2016) Rated PG-13

James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with his unfinished novel, Remember This House, in this documentary. Starring Samuel L. Jackson, James Baldwin, and Martin Luther King. This documentary brings James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript to the screen. … Continue reading

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The Atlanta Child Murders (ID) Rated TV-14

Between 1979 and 1981, 29 African American children went missing and were found dead in Atlanta. Starring Dion Graham, Echefulam Madubuike, and Campbell Cox. This miniseries is well done. We have interviews with family members, police officers, and the press. … Continue reading

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Truth Be Told (NBC) Rated TV-PG

A look at two best friends, a Caucasian ethics professor and an easy-going African American. Starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Tone Bell, and Vanessa Lachey. This show could be great if they clean it up a bit. It just doesn’t run smoothly. … Continue reading

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Relative Race (BYUtv) Rated TV-G

A race uses DNA as a roadmap around the United States as four teams race to find their family members to win $25,000. Starring Rolexis Delaney and Dan Debenham. Bring your tissues when you watch this show. Each leg of … Continue reading

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Dopesick Nation (Viceland) Rated TV-MA

The series follows two recovering addicts as they assist other addicts with recovery in the midst of the opioid epidemic. Starring Allie Severino. I have yet to like a show on Viceland. So far, the shows they’ve produced are nothing … Continue reading

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Missing Link (2019) Rated PG

Mr. Link, a Bigfoot, recruits an explorer to help him find his long lost relatives. Starring Hugh Jackman, David Walliams, and Stephen Fry. First off, I was a little apprehensive of this children’s story about a “missing link” in the … Continue reading

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Apollo: Back to the Moon (2019) Rated NR

This film chronicles the journey to the moon with the Apollo missions. Starring François Pomès. This is one of the many shows and movies that take a look back at the timeline of the race to the moon. This film … Continue reading

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