GenreDrama Music directorGeorge J. Fontenette WriterJerry LaMothe LanguageEnglish
Release dateSeptember 29, 2007 (2007-09-29) (Zurich Film Festival) CastJeffrey Wright (Nelson), Zoe Saldana (Claudine), Mario Van Peebles (George), Michael B. Jordan (C.J.) Similar moviesTwelve Mile Road (2003), Down Came a Blackbird (1995), Terrible Joe Moran (1984), Splendor in the Grass (1981), Children of the Bride (1990)
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Blackout is a 2007 American television film that takes place in New York City during the Northeast Blackout of 2003. Written and directed by Jerry LaMothe, it stars Jeffrey Wright, Zoe Saldana, Prodigy, Michael B. Jordan, and LaTanya Richardson. The film premiered at the 2007 Zurich Film Festival. It debuted on BET on February 1, 2008. It was released to DVD on February 4, 2008.