Release August 25, 2006 (Wide)
Cast Andre Benjamin, Antwan Patton, Ving Rhames, Terrence Dashon Howard, Faizon Love, Malinda Williams, Paula Jai Parker, Jackie Long, Paula Patton, Patti LaBelle, Macy Gray, Ben Vereen, Cicely Tyson
Director Bryan Barber
Writer Bryan Barber
Genres Drama, Musical
Studio Universal Pictures
Length 120 mins.


Set amidst the backdrop of a 1930s southern speakeasy, the film follows two characters – Percival (Andre Benjamin), the club's piano player, and Rooster (Antwan Patton), the club's lead performer and manager – through intersecting stories of love and ambition.

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