Nelson George

Nelson George

  • Title: Nelson George
  • Popularity: 3.611
  • Known For: Production
  • Birthday: 1957-09-01
  • Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
  • Homepage:
  • Also Known As:
img

Nelson George Movies

  • 2007
    imgMovies

    The Wire: The Last Word

    The Wire: The Last Word

    1.5 2007 HD

    A documentary exploring the role of the media in relation to the acclaimed series The Wire.

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Gbenga Akinnagbe

    img
  • 2015
    imgMovies

    Hustlers Convention

    Hustlers Convention

    5.7 2015 HD

    The story of Sport and Spoon - two young hustlers who attend the eponymous convention, only to get tangled up in a financial disagreement that leads...

    Genre: Music

    Cast: Chuck D

    img
  • 2007
    imgMovies

    The Wire Odyssey

    The Wire Odyssey

    6.6 2007 HD

    A retrospective documentary of the first four seasons of the acclaimed series The Wire.

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Gbenga Akinnagbe

    img
  • 2009
    imgMovies

    Downtown Calling

    Downtown Calling

    1 2009 HD

    In the late 1970s, the "greatest city in the world" was teetering on the edge of total chaos. A failed economy, crime and en mass housing corruption...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Charlie Ahearn

    img
  • 2004
    imgMovies

    And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop

    And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop

    4.7 2004 HD

    The film documents the development of hip hop culture since its inception in the 1970s. With interviews from various figures in the community such as...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Nas

    img
  • 2002
    imgMovies

    It's Black Entertainment

    It's Black Entertainment

    8 2002 HD

    A star-studded tribute (from the creators of That's Entertainment) to the contributions of Afro-Americans in film over the last century. Vanessa...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Vanessa Williams

    img
  • 2001
    imgMovies

    Raisin' Kane: A Rapumentary

    Raisin' Kane: A Rapumentary

    1 2001 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Jeff Duke

    img
  • 1999
    imgMovies

    Michael Jordan: His Airness

    Michael Jordan: His Airness

    6.8 1999 HD

    From his days as a child in North Carolina to his retirement from the Chicago Bulls in 1999, His Airness takes you on a journey through Michael...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Will Lyman

    img
  • 2020
    imgMovies

    With Drawn Arms

    With Drawn Arms

    5.4 2020 HD

    The story behind a critical moment in American history, spawning one of most iconic images of protest from the past century. At the 1968 Summer...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Tommie Smith

    img
  • 2021
    imgMovies

    Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy

    Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy

    6.8 2021 HD

    A cheap, powerful drug emerges during a recession, igniting a moral panic fueled by racism. Explore the complex history of crack in the 1980s.

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Carl Hart

    img
  • 2021
    imgMovies

    A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks

    A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks

    6.9 2021 HD

    This documentary chronicles renaissance man Gordon Parks’ stellar career from staff photographer for LIFE magazine, through his artistic...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Ava DuVernay

    img
  • 1970
    imgMovies

    Revisiting The Learning Tree

    Revisiting The Learning Tree

    1 1970 HD

    Featurette included on the Criterion Collection's release of Gordon Parks’ feature debut, The Learning Tree. This documentary, produced in...

    Genre:

    Cast: Ina Diance Archer

    img
  • 2019
    imgMovies

    The Minnesota Sound

    The Minnesota Sound

    1 2019 HD

    Emily Goldberg's first person journey through the Minneapolis music scene of the 80s. More

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Emily Goldberg

    img
  • 2022
    imgMovies

    Sidney

    Sidney

    7.808 2022 HD

    This revealing documentary honors the legendary Sidney Poitier—iconic actor, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. Featuring interviews with...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Sidney Poitier

    img
  • 2023
    imgMovies

    Just a Boy From Tupelo: Bringing Elvis to the Big Screen

    Just a Boy From Tupelo: Bringing Elvis to the Big Screen

    5 2023 HD

    Director Baz Luhrmann, actors Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, and others explore the life and legacy of Elvis Presley and the making of the acclaimed...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Baz Luhrmann

    img
  • 1995
    imgMovies

    Rap: Looking for the Perfect Beat

    Rap: Looking for the Perfect Beat

    7 1995 HD

    Rap music has articulated a black aesthetic that is influencing pop culture around the world. But does it also promote violence, misogyny, and crime?...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Afrika Bambaataa

    img
  • 2023
    imgMovies

    Thriller 40

    Thriller 40

    8.685 2023 HD

    Forty years after the release of Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller,’ the best-selling album of all-time, director Nelson George takes...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Michael Jackson

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    Yo! The Story of ‘Yo! MTV Raps’

    Yo! The Story of ‘Yo! MTV Raps’

    2 2012 HD

    A provocative look into the seven-year history of the series that gave hip hop a voice and broke color barriers, integrating MTV with rap. "Yo! MTV...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Fab 5 Freddy

    img
  • 2009
    imgMovies

    Good Hair

    Good Hair

    6.5 2009 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Maya Angelou

    img
  • 1990
    imgMovies

    Def by Temptation

    Def by Temptation

    4.8 1990 HD

    Genre: Horror

    Cast: Cynthia Bond

    img
  • 2007
    imgMovies

    Life Support

    Life Support

    5.8 2007 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Queen Latifah

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    The Announcement

    The Announcement

    6.9 2012 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Magic Johnson

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    Brooklyn Boheme

    Brooklyn Boheme

    6.8 2012 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Spike Lee

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    Brooklyn Boheme

    Brooklyn Boheme

    6.8 2012 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Spike Lee

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    Brooklyn Boheme

    Brooklyn Boheme

    6.8 2012 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Spike Lee

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    All Hail the Beat

    All Hail the Beat

    1 2012 HD

    Genre:

    Cast:

    img
  • 2012
    imgMovies

    All Hail the Beat

    All Hail the Beat

    1 2012 HD

    Genre:

    Cast:

    img
  • 2014
    imgMovies

    Finding the Funk

    Finding the Funk

    6.8 2014 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Questlove

    img
  • 1993
    imgMovies

    CB4

    CB4

    6 1993 HD

    Genre: Comedy

    Cast: Chris Rock

    img
  • 2013
    imgMovies

    Disdain the Mundane

    Disdain the Mundane

    1 2013 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast:

    img
  • 2015
    imgMovies

    A Ballerina's Tale

    A Ballerina's Tale

    6.4 2015 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Misty Copeland

    img
  • 1993
    imgMovies

    CB4

    CB4

    6 1993 HD

    Genre: Comedy

    Cast: Chris Rock

    img
  • 1991
    imgMovies

    Strictly Business

    Strictly Business

    5.433 1991 HD

    Genre: Comedy

    Cast: Joseph C. Phillips

    img
  • 1993
    imgMovies

    Just Another Girl on the I.R.T.

    Just Another Girl on the I.R.T.

    6.7 1993 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Ariyan A. Johnson

    img
  • 2007
    imgMovies

    Life Support

    Life Support

    5.8 2007 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Queen Latifah

    img
  • 2016
    imgMovies

    The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story

    The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story

    7 2016 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Naika Toussaint

    img
  • 2014
    imgMovies

    Top Five

    Top Five

    6.1 2014 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Chris Rock

    img
  • 2019
    imgMovies

    The Black Godfather

    The Black Godfather

    6.887 2019 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Clarence Avant

    img
  • 2020
    imgMovies

    With Drawn Arms

    With Drawn Arms

    5.4 2020 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Tommie Smith

    img
  • 2022
    imgMovies

    Say Hey, Willie Mays!

    Say Hey, Willie Mays!

    6.375 2022 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Willie Mays

    img
  • 2023
    imgMovies

    Thriller 40

    Thriller 40

    8.685 2023 HD

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Michael Jackson

    img
  • 1991
    imgMovies

    Suspect

    Suspect

    1 1991 HD

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: D-Nice

    img
  • 2001
    imgMovies

    One Special Moment

    One Special Moment

    1 2001 HD

    Genre:

    Cast: Obba Babatundé

    img
  • 1993
    imgMovies

    CB4

    CB4

    6 1993 HD

    Genre: Comedy

    Cast: Chris Rock

    img
  • 2018
    imgS1 E3

    Black Hollywood: 'They've Gotta Have Us'

    Black Hollywood: 'They've Gotta Have Us'

    6.3 2018 HD

    A unique portrait of how art and activism for black people in film are indivisible from race and cinema.

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Simon Frederick

    img
  • 2017
    imgS1 E7

    The Nineties

    The Nineties

    7.1 2017 HD

    Hit rewind and explore the most iconic moments and influential people of The Nineties, the decade that gave us the Internet, DVDs, and other cultural...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast:

    img
  • 2022
    imgS1 E2

    Right to Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution

    Right to Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution

    6 2022 HD

    The two-part documentary event “Right to Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution” explores the progression of Black comedy and the comedians...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Kevin Hart

    img
  • 2023
    imgS1 E4

    Fight the Power: How Hip Hop Changed the World

    Fight the Power: How Hip Hop Changed the World

    6.7 2023 HD

    Public Enemy’s Chuck D leads a cast of hip-hop icons and leading African-American and Latino cultural commentators as they chart the factors...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Chuck D

    img
  • 2023
    imgS1 E2

    Bill Russell: Legend

    Bill Russell: Legend

    6.978 2023 HD

    Winningest NBA champion and civil rights icon Bill Russell builds a larger-than-life legacy on and off the court in this 2-part biographical...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Corey Stoll

    img
  • 2018
    imgS1 E62

    Basketball: A Love Story

    Basketball: A Love Story

    6 2018 HD

    'Basketball: A Love Story' is a series of 62 interconnected short stories that creates a vibrant mosaic of the game, featuring 165 exclusive...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast:

    img
  • 2018
    imgS1 E3

    Shut Up and Dribble

    Shut Up and Dribble

    1 2018 HD

    An inside look at the changing role of athletes in our fraught cultural and political environment, through the lens of the NBA.

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Jemele Hill

    img
  • 2018
    imgS2 E8

    Shut Up and Dribble

    Shut Up and Dribble

    7.333 2018 HD

    The raucous adventures of some of music’s most legendary artists, as told by those who knew them best. Featuring animated interviews with...

    Genre: Comedy

    Cast:

    img
  • 2017
    imgS1 E11

    Shut Up and Dribble

    Shut Up and Dribble

    7.275 2017 HD

    In 1977 New York City, the talented and soulful youth of the South Bronx chase dreams and breakneck beats to transform music history.

    Genre: Drama

    Cast: Justice Smith

    img
  • 2000
    imgS3 E13

    Shut Up and Dribble

    Shut Up and Dribble

    6.6 2000 HD

    Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child is an American anthology animated television series.

    Genre: Animation

    Cast: Robert Guillaume

    img
  • 2023
    imgS1 E5

    Shut Up and Dribble

    Shut Up and Dribble

    8.5 2023 HD

    Explore the history of activist Afeni Shakur and hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur, two voices that could not be silenced. Told through the eyes of the...

    Genre: Documentary

    Cast: Tupac Shakur

    img