CULTURE

October 11, 2013

100+ Attend The Atlanta Screening of Jennifer Hudson/Alicia Keys New Film, “The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete”

JubileeMag contest winners and supporters JubileeMag.com contest winners and supporters: Taleah Kelley, Ya’Shika Soloman, JubileeMag.com publisher Kim G., Armelia Cartier and Kimberly Lovette Belcher.

Last night JubileeMag.com partnered with AMC Phipps Plaza, Allied Marketing and CodeBlack Entertainment for the Atlanta screening of “The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete,” a film about two young boys left to fend for themselves after their mother (Jennifer Hudson) is arrested on drug charges. The film also stars Anthony Mackie, Jordin Sparks and is the debut of Alicia Keys as executive producer on a major motion picture.

Jean Ross (WAOK-AM) greeted the audience and introduced the film. Mo Ivory (V-103 FM/The Ryan Cameron Morning Show) introduced Pastor Derrick Rice of Sankofa United Church of Christ who conducted a Q & A afterwards to discuss the issues in the film. Playwright Kenny Leon was also in the audience.

I thought the film was very necessary. Although adolescents Skylan Brooks (Mister) and Ethan Dizon (Pete) are the main focus of the film, it’s definitely not a movie you want to bring your children to. The language is pretty graphic and it may expose them to a few things you don’t want them to see. It had several hilarious lines delivered by the two kid stars. The film definitely had its sad moments because it reveals what’s really going on in America regarding drug addicted mothers and children who have to fend for themselves. You won’t leave sad and depressed because the ending is definitely worth seeing.

“The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete,” opens in theaters today! Check out the pics below of last nights screening.

Alicia Keys and Jennifer at NY screeningAlicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson at the NY screening.

Jennifer-Hudson-Inevitable-Defeat-Mister-PeteJennifer Hudson transformed into a tattooed, drug addicted mom.

Skylan Brooks, Ethan DizonThese two stars Ethan Dizon and Skylan Brooks were hilarious in the film. Job well done.

inevitable-defeat- anthony mackieAnthony Mackie as a bearded drug dealer.

audience at AMC Phipps Plaza 100+ attendees enjoyed the plush, red leather recliners at AMC Phipps Plaza.

JubileeMag.com supporters. Instagram love!JubileeMag.com supporters. Instagram love!

JubileeMag.com publisher Kim GJubileeMag.com publisher Kim G.

Photos: Rose Smith, Allied Marketing

Official Site: www.misterandpetemovie.com

You can view the trailer here:



About the Author

Kim Ford
Kim Ford is the founder & publisher of JubileeMag.com, author of "The Success Mindset", a God-inspired media mogul, speaker, red carpet correspondent, culture influencer, super mom and your ideal best friend. She's interviewed greats like Tyler Perry, Sony Pictures exec DeVon Franklin, Meagan Good, Mali Music, Kevin Hart, Jada Pinkett Smith, T.D. Jakes and more. You've probably seen her covering the red carpet at the BET Awards, Soul Train Awards and many others. You can always find her bringing faith to mainstream and empowering women! To learn more about Kim, click here. #TeamLove #TeamStrongFamilies #TeamiPhone




 
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