A tangled web of deciet pitches three lovers together with the added proposition of a baby.
Chika always hated her over-sized breasts that got attention wherever she went. When she meets a man that, for once, didn’t immediately stare at her chest, she decides to marry him. Yet she starts to doubt that he may have an uncontrollable habit of lying…
Three friends decide to spend day in the beach but suddenly tragic memories are starting to affect each one of them.
Jeff Gerber, an insurance agent, lives in a typical suburban neighborhood. He is also both racist and a fitness freak. But Jeff's bigoted world of taunting and harassing black people on and off the job is turned upside down when his skin inexplicably turns dark overnight. As Jeff tries to come to terms with this unexplained phenomenon that has befallen him, he soon becomes the victim himself when all of his friends and neighbors suddenly shun and harass him. This puts a strain on his marriage and loyal wife Althea, who begins to crack under the pressure. When all medical attempts to change his skin back to his former color fail, Jeff accepts that Kharma has caught up with him. Jeff tries to see the light of being a persecuted black man in this cruel and segregated world with the help of some of some new black friends, some of whom were people he, as a white man, taunted and harassed.
Two girls share an intimate moment during the summer.
Newly divorced, Achilles Pumpkinseed lives alone in the house left to him by his deceased mother. Depressed and adrift, he spends his days smoking pot and watching television, usually alone but sometimes with his equally rootless friend Patroclus. One day an unexpected visitor named Homer shows up at Achilles' doorstep, bearing an unusual gift: an old dilapidated camping trailer painted like a child's image of a watermelon. Achilles' life will never be the same. Until it is. Sort of.
To make money fast the Browns come up with a plan to win a contest for "Watermelon Juice Afro Sheen," awarding $10,000 to whoever can find the juiciest, sweetest watermelon in the country.
Cheryl, a young black lesbian, works a day job in a video store while trying to make a film about a black actress from the 1930s known for playing the stereotypical "mammy" roles relegated to black actresses during that period. This was the first feature film directed by a black lesbian.
Two men have a contest to see which one can be the first to eat a large slice of watermelon.
In his award-winning debut feature film, director Ahmet Ulucay portrays the innocence of childhood and the lure of the cinema for two teens in a small Turkish village. Working for a watermelon seller by day, Remet spends his evenings trying to rebuild a film projector with his friend Mehmet. Both have big dreams to be famous film directors one day.
Several men take watermelons from a melon patch, and are pursued.
One of many early silent films depicting young black men eating watermelon. This one involves a competition.
Presented by Hip Pocket Theatre, Fort Worth, Texas. In Watermelon Sugar takes place in a world where life is lived simply and everything is made from watermelon sugar, a substance refined from both the watermelons grown on the commune and Brautigan's considerable imagination. The central character, another of Brautigan's gentle narrators, is the only writer in what seems to be the only settlement left on the planet. In fact, intellectual and artistic pursuits are allowed but not encouraged in the commune called iDEATH. Most of the residents live their lives on a more literal, physical plane: making stew for the gang, turning watermelons into building materials, and constructing transparent underwater tombs. Life at iDEATH moves at a leisurely, idyllic pace.
A girl looking for her father finds families she needs.
Feature-length documentary on renegade filmmaker, novelist, musician and theater impresario, Melvin Van Peebles.
From the creators of &NFi;High Times&NFi_; magazine comes this one-of-a-kind cooking program starring cover girl Watermelon. Plucky and inventive, Watermelon takes to the kitchen to concoct mouthwatering goodies guaranteed to cure the munchies. Several of Melon's friends, including Bill, Tom and Kelly Small (aka the Tall Brothers), Lola Lush and Sandra Sanders stop by to lend a hand, and her mother even drops in for a visit.