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Black Nativity

Released

Latest Home Video

Oct 07, 2014

MPAA Rating:

PG


Run Time:

118

Director

Kasi Lemmons

Cast

Forest Whitaker

Angela Bassett

Jennifer Hudson

Jacob Latimore

Studio

2013 Fox Searchlight Pictures

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Still shot from the movie: Black Nativity.

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Run Time118

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Release Date: 27 November 2013 (Limited)

This movie is opening in limited release, so we are unable to review it. For your convenience, we have provided some brief information about the film’s synopsis and content.

Synopsis: When they receive an eviction notice, a single mom (Jennifer Hudson) sends her son (Jacob Latimore) to spend Christmas with his estranged grandparents (Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett). There the African-American youth has an unusual religious experience that helps him see his personal experiences differently.

This movie is based on a musical, written by Langston Hughes, an African-American author and poet.

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This movie is based on a musical, written by Langston Hughes, an African-American author and poet.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

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Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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Home Video Notes: Black Nativity: Extended Musical Edition

Release Date: 7 October 2014

Black Nativity releases to home video in an Extended Musical Edition (Blu-ray and DVD) with the following extras:

Black Nativity Extended Musical Edition

- Deleted Scenes

- The Music Behind the Film: He Loves Me Still

- The Music Behind the Film: Raphael Saadiq

- The Cast of Black Nativity

- Introducing Jacob Latimore

- An Inspiring Playwright: Langston Hughes

- Inside Production in Harlem

- Be Grateful

- Feel Good

- Photoshoot B-Roll

- Theatrical Trailer

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