A 1980s crime tale based on true events concerning the Dixie Mafia.
The unintentional shooting by police of a star basketball player has profound personal, political and community repercussions in this acclaimed adaptation of the novel Hog Butcher by Ronald Fair. This was one of the more thoughtful urban dramas produced at the height of the "blaxploitation" craze. Also released under the title Hit the Open Man, it features the screen debut of Laurence Fishburne, who was barely a teenager at the time.
Get an inside look at the underground world of hip-hop with this edition of Cornbread Street Heat's jam-packed video magazine. This issue explores the beef between Houston rapper Lil' Flip and Atlanta's T.I. Other features include profiles of rapper Young Buck and model-rapper Gloria Velez, a trip to Las Vegas to catch the Music Awards at Caesar's Palace, and plenty of music videos, concert footage, interviews and fight clips.