Love Jones Poster

Release Date: 1997

DVD Release Date: July 27th, 1999

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Two urban African-Americans, Darius (Larenz Tate), an aspiring writer, and Nina (Nia Long), an aspiring photographer, share an instant connection after a chance meeting at a Chicago club. The two bond over music, photography and poetry, and eventually begin a torrid romance. However, when Nina decides to move to New York and mend her relationship with her ex-fiancé, Marvin (Khalil Kain), it leaves Darius heartbroken, and the couple's future in jeopardy.

Cast: Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson, Khalil Kain, Leonard Roberts, Bernadette Speakes, Bill Bellamy

Director: Theodore Witcher

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Addis Wechsler Pictures

Keywords: 1990s, Love, Pursuit, Cool, New York City, Bar, Passionate