Baadasssss! (2003)

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Starring: Joy Bryant, Ossie Davis, David Alan Grier, Nia Long, Paul Rodriguez, Saul Rubine...

Based on a true story, this is actor/writer/director Mario Van Peebles' candid portrait of his father Melvin's struggle as a young, black director dur... Read more

New Jack City (1991)

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Starring: Wesley Snipes, Ice T, Allen Payne, Chris Rock

An unflinching, socially conscious look at the rise and fall of a powerful New York drug lord. Stars Wesley Snipes, Judd Nelson and Ice-T. Read more

Hard Luck (2006)

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Starring: Wesley Snipes, Mario Van Peebles, Cybill Shepherd, Luis Guzman

From director Mario van Peebles ('New Jack City'), who also stars, this fast-paced thriller has the unlucky 'Lucky' (Wesley Snipes) as a drug dealer t... Read more

Posse (1993)

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Starring: Billy Zane, Mario Van Peebles, Stephen Baldwin, Tone Loc, Blair Underwood

Rousing western with an almost-all-black cast stars Mario Van Peebles (who also directed) as a charismatic gunslinger who leads a group of Spanish-Ame... Read more

Roots (2016)

Director: Bruce Beresford, Mario Van Peebles, Phillip Noyce, Thomas Carter
Starring: Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Laurence Fishburne, Anika Noni Rose, Mala...

ROOTS is a historical portrait of American slavery recounting the journey of one family's will to survive, endure and ultimately, carry on their legac... Read more