The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete



U.S. Theatrical: Code Black (A Lionsgate Company)

Director: George Tillman Jr. (The Longest Ride, Notorious, The Hate U Give)

Cast: Anthony Mackie (The Hurt Locker, Million Dollar Baby, Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls), Jordin Sparks (“American Idol”), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, The Bourne Identity, The Mummy Returns) and Jeffrey Wright (Casino Royale, Source Code, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire)

Nominated for an Independent Spirit Award and Featuring new music from Alicia Keys

Producers: Robert Teitel (Jayne Mansfield’s Car, Barbershop Franchise), Jana Edelbaum (Romance and Cigarettes), Rachel Cohen (Dirty Girl)

During a sweltering summer in New York City, 13-year-old Mister’s hard-living mother is apprehended by the police, leaving the boy and nine-year-old Pete alone to for- age for food while dodging child protective services and the destructive scenarios of the Brooklyn projects. Faced with more than any child can be expected to bear, the resourceful Mister nevertheless feels he is an unstoppable force against seemingly unmovable obstacles.