As 50 Cent prepares for franchise fame with the upcoming ‘Expend4bles,' we look back at some of our favorite Black movie franchise stars. The post Black Star Power: 15 Melanated Movie Franchise Stars Who Made Hollywood History appeared first on Black America Web.

In What's Trending, we're pulling black cards and asking what classic black movies have you not seen before. 

‘House Party’ released 30 years ago on March 9, 1990, and it became an instant classic of our culture. With some of our favorite stars and memorable cultural moments, here are some of our favorite dance movies over the years.  

Here are 15 more black films that we’d like to see a part two of.

When it comes to back excellence in film, there’s so many names to talk about. But there’s one we’ve been missing- Gary Wit Da Tea! Special K reveals all the movies Gary is set to star in this year. Listen to the audio player to hear the hilarious list on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show! Sign Up For Our […]

Tim Gordon of has been reviewing movies for 22 years so he’s seen a LOT of movies so you don’t have to. We caught…

 David E. Talbert is taking a different approach to casting for his next film. Instead of holding a typical casting call in L.A., he tells “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” he’s traveling around the country in search of the next big star. Hear him discuss this project, and how you could be in his next […]

Fans might have to wait on the next “Friday” movie, but Ice Cube might have something else brewing in the meantime. Listen to Headkrack‘s Hip Hop Spot to hear details on a possible “Barbershop 3” in the works. Plus, hear who from the original cast returns! Click here for more music news in Hip-Hop Spot and listen to “The Rickey […]


Spike Lee’s classic Black college film School Daze turned 25 in 2013. Given that anniversary, many fans wonder if there’s a chance Lee might release…