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Movie Quote of the Day – Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, 1999 (dir. Martha Coolidge)


Dorothy Dandridge: He won’t give me a chance, Mama.
Ruby Dandridge: Well, if you’re waiting for them to give you a chance, you’re gonna have a hard road. Honey, you have to take your chances.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Wedding, 1998 (dir. Charles Burnett)


Shelby Coles: There’s nothing to make a day more beautiful than to see the truth for yourself, especially when the truth has to do with love.

Movie Quote of the Day – Their Eyes Were Watching God, 2005 (dir. Darnell Martin)


Janie Starks: You ain’t even told me your name.
Tea Cake: My momma named me Virgil Woods, but everybody call me Tea Cake.
Janie Starks: Tea Cake, huh? You as sweet as all that?
Tea Cake: Why don’t you try me and see?