Classsification: CTC

In cinemas:
2013

Black Nativity

Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Jacob Latimore, Jennifer Hudson

Movie propaganda

In a contemporary adaptation of Langston Hughes’ celebrated play, the holiday musical drama BLACK NATIVITY follows Langston (Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore raised by a single mother, as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and Aretha Cobbs (Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett). Unwilling to live by the imposing Reverend Cobbs’ rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson). Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey and along with new friends, and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.


Persons of interest

  • Forest Whitaker .... Reverend Cornell
  • Angela Bassett .... Aretha Cobbs
  • Tyrese Gibson
  • Jacob Latimore .... Langston
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Kasi Lemmons .... Director
  • Target demographic movie keyword propaganda

    • drama
    • musical

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