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Black Love On The Big Screen

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    Love Jones: Darius Lovehall (Larenz Tate) and Nina Moseley ( Nia Long) had picture perfect chemistry in this classic romance.
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    Martin: Martin (Martin Lawrence) and Gina (Tisha Campbell) were the prototype for couples.
    Photo: Jet magazine
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    Love & Basketball: Monica (Sanaa Lathan) and Quincy (Omar Epps) set the bar for college relationships.
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    Poetic Justice: Lucky (Tupac Shakur) and Justice (Janet Jackson) exemplify the relation that love and poetry have together.
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    Jason's Lyric: Jason (Allen Payne) and Lyric (Jada Pinkett) proved that love can overcome all in this suspenseful classic.
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    Purple Rain: "The Kid" (Prince) and Apollonia (Apollonia Kotero) had a musical romance in this 80s classic.
    Photo: Rolling Stone magazine
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    The Cosby Show: Heathcliff Huxtable (Bill Cosby) and Claire Huxtable ( Phylicia Rashad) were the ultimate unity of black love.
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    Brown Sugar: Sydney ( Sanaa Lathan) and Dre (Taye Diggs) have more in common than a love of hip-hop.
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    Baby Boy: Yvette (Taraji P. Henson) and Jody (Tyrese) proved there was nothing better than good ol' hood love.
    Photo: Ebony magazine
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    How Stella got Her Groove Back: Stella (Angela Bassett) and Winston (Taye Diggs) demonstrate that love is just a number.