Release dateFebruary 16, 2014 (2014-02-16) (Pan African Film Festival)
April 24, 2015 (2015-04-24) WriterRikki Beadle Blair, Patrik-Ian Polk ProducersIsaiah Washington, Patrik-Ian Polk, Carol Ann Shine, Keith Louis Brown, Matthew Young ScreenplayPatrik-Ian Polk, Rikki Beadle-Blair CastMo'Nique (Claire Rousseau), Isaiah Washington (Lance Rousseau), Julian Walker (Randy Rousseau), Kevin Allesee (Marshall MacNeil), Gary LeRoi Gray (Todd Waterson), Terrell Tilford (Pastor Crandall) Similar moviesThe Harrad Experiment, Pitch Perfect 2, The Wolf of Wall Street, Knock Knock, Kinsey, The Ages Of Lulu
TaglineWill you choose to be what you had no choice in being...
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Blackbird is a 2014 drama film directed by Patrik-Ian Polk and starring Mo'Nique and Isaiah Washington in the lead. The film is adapted from the novel of the same name by Larry Duplechan and was released 24 April 2015. The film had been shown at various film festivals in 2014.
The story of a gay teen in high school in a small baptist town in Mississippi, struggling between his religion and his sexuality. To make matters worse, his younger sister has been missing for years and it's tearing his family apart.