The best of the best African-American comedy flicks from yesteryear, featuring buddy-cop classic '48 Hrs.', prince & pauper tale 'Trading Places', and groundbreaking romantic comedy 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner'. If you think black comedy starts at 'Friday', you're dead wrong!
In 1964, a group of high school friends who live on the Near North Side of Chicago enjoy life to the fullest...parties, hanging out, meeting new friends. Then life changes for two of the guys when they meet a pair of career criminals and get falsely arrested in connection with stealing a Cadillac. We follow their lives through the end of high school and the dramatic end to their school year.
Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's.
A white family has had the same black maid for many years. When she tells them she wants to go back to school and will be leaving soon, the 20ish year old son decides what she needs is a ...