Black Nativity

Genre:  Drama, Musical
Running Time:  93 min.
Release Date: November 27, 2013 - Toronto, Montréal - November 27, 2013 - Toronto, Montreal
DVD: April 15, 2014

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Cast: Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Hudson, Angela Bassett, Jacob Latimore, Mary J. Blige, Tyrese Gibson


A street-wise teen Baltimore who was raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend Christmas with his estranged relatives, Reverend Cornell Cobbs (Forest Whitaker) and Aretha Cobbs (Angela Bassett).


Frustrated by the Reverend's strict rules, the teen decides he wants to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson), but with a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.

Director: Kasi Lemmons
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Producer(s): William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer, Celine Rattray, Trudie Styler
Screenplay: Kasi Lemmons, Langston Hughes
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