Love Jones
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What do you do after love at first sight? That's the question posed in this romantic comedy-drama set in Chicago. Darius Lovehall (Larenz Tate) is a novelist who is giving a reading at the Sanctuary, an upscale club presenting jazz and poetry to a bohemian clientele. Shortly before his set, he meets Nina Mosley (Nia Long), a woman who is a gifted photographer, despite the fact that she just lost her job. They exchange small talk, and Darius makes his interest clear when -- on the spot -- he retitles a love poem "A Blues For Nina." A mutual attraction is sparked between them; soon… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Larenz Tate, who played a homicidal in Menace II Spciety and haunted Vietnam vet in Dead Presidents, became an important transitional figure in the new black middle-class cinema, beginning this film, in which he's cast as a sophisticated and urbane man"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"An uncommonly smart and insightful look at relationships while delivering the requisite laughs and romantic heat."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"love jones strives to be smart and sophisticated, which isn't exactly the same thing as intelligent ..."
‑ Philip Martin, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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