Jason's Lyric

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"Love is courage."
  • R
  • 1994
  • 2 hr
  • 6.6  (4,637)

As Jason's Lyric opens, viewers are introduced to its titular character, Jason (Allen Payne), a young man living in Houston with his mother and younger brother, Joshua (Bokeem Woodbine). Jason is struggling to find his place in the world, haunted by the memory of his father's suicide and unable to shake the feeling that he's meant for more than the dead-end job at the local plant that he's been working since he dropped out of school.

Despite his reservations, Jason's life begins to change when he meets Lyric (Jada Pinkett Smith), a beautiful young woman who moves in next door. Although Lyric is engaged to a wealthy man, the chemistry between the two is undeniable and they embark on a passionate love affair.

As their relationship heats up, so do tensions in the community. Gang violence is on the rise, and it seems like no one is immune. Jason's brother, Joshua, falls in with a bad crowd, and Jason finds himself torn between his loyalty to family and his hopes for the future.

Through it all, Jason must learn to navigate the ins and outs of love, loss, and growing up in a world that seems determined to keep him down. Will he be able to overcome the obstacles in his path and find happiness, or will he be swallowed up by the violence and desperation surrounding him?

Jason's Lyric is a powerful and thought-provoking look at life in urban America, exploring issues of family, class, race, and love with sensitivity and heart. Payne, Smith, and Woodbine all give standout performances, capturing the pain and passion of their characters with authenticity and grace. With a haunting soundtrack and stunning visuals that capture the grit and beauty of the city, Jason's Lyric is a must-see film that will stay with viewers long after the credits roll.

Jason's Lyric is a 1994 crime movie with a runtime of 2 hours. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6.

Jason's Lyric
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    2 hr
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (4,637)