A Rage in Harlem Poster

Release Date: January 29th, 2002

DVD Release Date: September 2nd, 2003

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
After her gangster boyfriend, Slim (Badja Djola), has a shootout with the police, Imabelle (Robin Givens) flees Natchez, Miss., with his stolen gold. She ends up New York with Slim's gang in pursuit. In Harlem, she latches on to an innocent undertaker named Jackson (Forest Whitaker), who takes her in and falls in love with her. When the Mississippi mobsters finally show up, Jackson must enlist the help of his streetwise brother, Goldy (Gregory Hines), to save the girl.

Cast: Forest Whitaker, Gregory Hines, Robin Givens, Zakes Mokae, Danny Glover, Badja Djola, John Toles-Bey, Ron Taylor

Director: Bill Duke

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Pursuit, Brother, Lighthearted, Love, Escape, Rescue, 1950s