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Madea's Family Reunion
In this sequel to last year’s Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Tyler Perry ups the ante and includes Cicely Tyson and Maya Angelou in his coffee klatch.
"...Perry, Blair Underwood, Boris Kodjoe, Rochelle Aytes, Lynn Whitfield, Cicely Tyson, Maya Angelou, Lisa Arrindell Anderson, Jenifer Lewis and..."

March 3, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?
Reuniting the same couples from his 2007 film, Perry explores the next chapter in the lives of these old friends.
"...Rucker, Richard T. Jones, Tasha Smith, Michael Jai White, Cicely Tyson and Louis Gossett Jr.. Perry’s follow-up to his..."

April 9, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hoodlum
"...Fishburne, Tim Roth, Vanessa Williams, Andy Garcia, Queen Latifah, Cicely Tyson, Chi McBride, Clarence Williams III and Paul Benjamin...."

Sept. 5, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Because of Winn-Dixie
There are no big surprises in this family picture, but neither is the admonition against working with children and animals appropriate here.
"...Directed by: Wayne Wang. Starring: AnnaSophia Robb, Jeff Daniels, Cicely Tyson, Dave Matthews, Eva Marie Saint, Courtney Jines, Nick..."

Feb. 18, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Alex Cross
Stretching out of his Madea comfort zone to play James Patterson's FBI profiler is a courageous but misguided move on Tyler Perry’s part.
"...Burns, Matthew Fox, Jean Reno, Rachel Nichols, Giancarlo Esposito, Cicely Tyson, Carmen Ejogo and John C. McGinley...."

Oct. 19, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Last Flag Flying
Three veterans embark on a road trip in Linklater's latest
"...Richard Linklater. Starring: Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne, Steve Carell, Cicely Tyson, J. Quinton Johnson, Yul Vazquez and Deanna Reed-Foster...."

Nov. 10, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Diary of a Mad Black Woman
The fitful story of how one black woman gets her groove back
"...Tyler Perry, Tamara Taylor, Lisa Marcos, Tiffany Evans and Cicely Tyson. Like Stella a few years ago, this new..."

Feb. 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

TV for Fans of TV
After much off-season media attention, the Emmy Award-winning The Osbournes returns to MTV for its second season on Tuesday.
"...drama East Side/West Side, starring George C. Scott and Cicely Tyson. The series was the first to feature a..."

Nov. 29, 2002 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Wonderfulness
Bill Cosby on Miles Davis, Willie Nelson, and Willie Weed
"...what are you going to do, because I have Cicely [Tyson] here? C’mon, I’ll take you to see Willie..."

Oct. 24, 2012 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Help
Based on a bestseller, this Southern civil-rights era story about white women and their black maids is saved by the film's deeply moving cast.
"...Bryce Dallas Howard, Jessica Chastain, Allison Janney, Sissy Spacek, Cicely Tyson, Mary Steenburgen and David Oyelowo. A major complaint..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Idlewild
OutKast has been operating as two separate and distinct musical personas for at least three years now, and Idlewild unwisely continues this trend into the cinematic realm.
"...Faizon Love, Malinda Williams, Macy Gray, Ben Vereen and Cicely Tyson. Like Charms Blow Pops, Idlewild, the highly anticipated..."

Aug. 25, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Roll 'Em
March
"...Martin Lawrence, Obba Babatunde, Ned Beatty, Clarence Williams III, Cicely Tyson, Bernie Mac...."

Feb. 26, 1999 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...Tim Roth, Vanessa Williams, Andy Garcia, Clarence Williams III, Cicely Tyson, Loretta Devine, Queen Latifah...."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fried Green Tomatoes
The feisty Southern women of Fannie Flagg's novel are portrayed by a fantastic cast.
"...Mary-Louise Parker, Jessica Tandy, Chris O'Donnell, Stan Shaw and Cicely Tyson. There's a lot to like about Fried Green..."

Jan. 10, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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