Ernest-Dickerson

Jada Pinkett as Jeryline in Tales From The Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)

Synopsis: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.

Written by Ethan Reiff, Cyrus Voris, and Mark Bishop

Directed by Ernest R. Dickerson

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Writer/Director Ernest Dickerson recounts the story of how Tupac Shakur was cast as one of the leads in Juice.

I impress upon the young people that there’s more to it than just pointing the camera…It’s very interesting that the fundamental building block of the motion picture is termed ‘shot.’ Therefore, the camera must be a weapon. And the shot has to be at the enemy or the [source] of your oppression, or else you blow your own brains out with it.