Monk is a frustrated novelist who’s fed up with the establishment that profits from Black entertainment that relies on tired and offensive tropes. To prove his point, he uses a pen name to write an outlandish Black book of his own, a book that propels him to the heart of hypocrisy and the madness he claims to disdain.
Director: Cord Jefferson Cast: Jeffrey Wright, Tracee Ellis Ross, Issa Rae, and Sterling K. Brown Language: English Genre: Comedy, Drama Rating: R for language throughout, some drug use, sexual references and brief violence. Run time: 2 hours
Brought back to life by an unorthodox scientist, a young woman runs off with a lawyer on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, she grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos Cast: Emma Stone, Willem Dafoe, Mark Ruffalo Language: English Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi Rating: R for strong and pervasive sexual content, graphic nudity, disturbing material, gore, and language Run time: 2 hours 20 minutes
Paul Atreides unites with Chani and the Fremen while seeking revenge against the conspirators who destroyed his family. Facing a choice between the love of his life and the fate of the universe, he must prevent a terrible future only he can foresee.
Director: Denis Villeneuve Cast: Timothee Chalamet, Zendaya, Florence Pugh Language: English Genre: Drama, Action Rating: NR Run time: