Black Snake Moan

Director: Craig Brewer Run Time: 116 min. Format: DCP Rating: R Release Year: 2007

Starring: Adriane Lenox, Amy Lavere, Christina Ricci, Clare Grant, Claude Phillips, David Banner, John Cothran, Jr., Justin Timberlake, Kim Richards, Leonard L. Thomas, Michael Raymond-James, Neimus K. Williams, Ruby Wilson, S. Epatha Merkerson, Samuel L. Jackson

2007 saw Black Snake Moan, a bit of a genre film touching upon sex, race, and redemption in the Deep South
After her lover (Justin Timberlake) leaves to serve in the military, Rae (Christina Ricci) gives in to her raging libido and leaps into a life of wild abandon. Lazarus (Samuel L. Jackson), a troubled bluesman, finds Rae beaten and left for dead. He takes her in and holds her captive in an attempt to help her find a cure for her affliction.