The One List: The Five Heartbeats

The Five Heartbeats
Year:  1991
Director: Robert Townsend
Cast: Robert Townsend, Michael Wright, Leon, Harry Lennix, Tico Wells, Diahann Carroll
Why It Deserves Your Vote: It’s the best bio pic based on the greatest R&B group that never was.  Director Robert Townsend took the most fascinating true stories of our favorite groups – The Temptations, The Four Tops, etc. – and distilled a fascinating tale of fame, betrayal and passion that has stood the test of time. CAST YOUR VOTE NOW!