The Feast of All Saints (2001) // dir. by Peter Medak
For all of you who have never heard or seen this movie, here you go.
Synopsis: Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libres, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
Damn near everybody is in this movie. The cast includes Robert Ri’chard, Bianca Lawson, Peter Gallagher, Gloria Reuen, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Jennifer Beals, Eartha Kitt, Pam Grier, Jasmine Guy, James Earl Jones, Forest Whitaker, Ben Vereen, Victoria Rowell, and more.