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5 Netflix Streaming Titles You May Not Know Are Available & May Want To Check Out (10/8/13)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act October 8, 2013 at 3:39PM

Slim, slim picking this week folks! I had to dig a little deeper for titles. But let me take this moment to say, if you're a filmmaker reading this, and your film is streaming on Netflix, please let me know. Netflix unfortunately doesn't have what I feel should be a more efficient search/sort method, and it can be quite a chore trying to find something worth watching. So, help me out if you can.
A Beautiful Soul

3 - The film, titled A Beautiful Soul, comes from producer/writer/director Jeff Byrd, and is described as an urban contemporary re-telling of It’s a Wonderful Life.

Here's a synopsis for the film:

R&B superstar Andre Stephens (Deitrick Haddon) is on top of the world. He has success, fame, and fortune but spiritually he has lost his way. However, his “perfect” world is shattered when his entourage is brutally attacked, leaving Andre and his best friend Chris Johnson (Robert Ri’chard) clinging to life. As his very existence hangs in the balance, Andre goes on a spiritual journey in a place that is neither on Earth nor in Heaven where he is given an opportunity to reevaluate his life, his faith and discover a beautiful soul.

The drama boasts a cast that includes veterans like Harry Lennix and Vanessa Bell Calloway, and stars Deitrick Haddon. Rounding out the cast are Golden Brooks, LesLey-ann Brandt, Robert Ri'chardBarry FloydTrevor Jackson, John Salley and Bishop Noel Jones.

The film had a very limited theatrical run last year, grossing just over $54,000 (according to Box Office Mojo).

Here the trailer:

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