DVD Release: ‘Beyond the Lights’

Beyond the Lights

Beyond the Lights was one of the most underrated films of 2014. It went mostly went under the radar due to poor marketing, but it was a critical success. It shows how love can be life saving, even if people do not approve of it.


The pressures of fame have superstar singer Noni on the edge, until she meets Kaz, a young cop who works to help her find the courage to develop her own voice and break free to become the artist she was meant to be.


Gugu Mbatha-Raw – Noni Jean

Minnie Driver – Macy Jean

Nate Parker – Kaz Nicol

Danny Glover – Captain David Nicol

Machine Gun Kelly – Kid Culprit

Jordan Belfi – Steve Sams

Hayley Marie Norman – Shai

Tom Wright – Reverend Brown


Director/Writer – Gina Prince-Bythewood

Beyond the Lights is available here.


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