On This Day: TV and Film History on Dec 12 – BIRTHDAYS
Born: Dec 12, 1970
Starred In: Little, The Best Man, Black Monday, Think Like a Man, and more.
Born: Dec 12, 1978
Starred In: The Deuce, All the Devil’s Men, The Sun Is Also a Star, Lottery Ticket, The Wire, and more
Born: Dec 12, 1940
Starred In: Slaves, Switch, Rockford Files, Rent-A-Cop, and more.
Born: Dec 12, 1976
Starred In: The Last Flight of the Flamingo, The Assailant, and more.
On This Day: TV and Film History on Dec 12 – MOVIE RELEASES
Synopsis: With a jailbreak offering them their only way out, a despondent duo rack their brains to figure out a foolproof plan. Fortuitously, one of them discovers an unexpected talent as a rodeo rider, and an escape plan begins to take shape at the annual prisoners’ rodeo.
Released: Dec 12, 1980
The Perfect Holiday
Synopsis: Nancy (Gabrielle Union), a divorced mother of three, feels especially lonely during the holidays. Sensing her sadness, Nancy’s youngest daughter, Emily (Khail Bryant), has a plan to make her mom happy again. She asks Benjamin (Morris Chestnut), a department-store Santa Claus, to pay Nancy a compliment. And Benjamin, who is also a struggling songwriter, knows exactly the right words to say.
Released: Dec 12, 2007
The Golden Child
Synopsis: After a Tibetan boy, the mystical Golden Child (J.L. Reate), is kidnapped by the evil Sardo Numspa (Charles Dance), humankind’s fate hangs in the balance. On the other side of the world in Los Angeles, the priestess Kee Nang (Charlotte Lewis) seeks the Chosen One, who will save the boy from death. When Nang sees social worker Chandler Jarrell (Eddie Murphy) on television discussing his ability to find missing children, she solicits his expertise, despite his skepticism over being “chosen.”
Released: Dec 12, 1986
Synopsis: In 1940s Chicago, a young black man (Victor Love) takes a job as a chauffeur to a white family, which takes a turn for the worse when he accidentally kills the teenage daughter of the couple and then tries to cover it up.
Released: Dec 12,1986