File this under: You better take your a** to the theaters and see this movie! All I can say is, “Whoa”! No they didn’t make a cop film where corrupt officers in the N.O.P.D. are after a Sista, who also happens to be a cop, that’s out for justice! This movie got it all from a look inside the mind of black cops, the struggle of a black woman trying to make it in a male dominated work environment, and more. Check out the trailer and plot below.

Black and Blue follows a rookie N.O.P.D. African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to make matters worse, they’ve tipped off a criminal gang that she’s responsible for the dealer’s death.

  • Director: Deon Taylor
  • Writer: Peter A. Dowling
  • Stars: Frank Grillo, Naomie Harris, Reid Scott, and Tyrese Gibson

Trivia Contest

When Peter Dowling penned this script he had another name for the movie in mind. What was the original title of Black and Blue?

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DeWarren Smith