Last night was the movie premiere of World War II drama “Red Tails” in New York City which drew out many of the movie’s cast members and some of the real-life airmen depicted in the film.

The film which was inspired by actual events, “Red Tails” tells the story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first group of African-American fighter pilots in the U.S. armed forces.

Move Producer George Lucas has a lot riding on “Red Tails” he has spent $58 million to make the film and $35 million more to distribute it.


Attendees at the premiere: Cuba Gooding, Jr., and Terrence Howard, happily posed for picturesbut got alittle to touchy feely. Director Spike Lee also came out to support.

Michael B. Jordan, Method Man, Tika Sumpter, Tia Mowry, Ne-Yo, Tristan Wilds, Marcus T. Polk and more here are all the pic’s…

“Red Tails” opens on January 20.

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