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Sundance 2012 - Watch "A LUV Story" (A Sheldon Candis Family Travelogue)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 27, 2012 10:16 AM
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One of the films that was on my Sundance 2012 to-see list was Sheldon Candis' feature film debut, LUV, which stars Common, Michael Rainey Jr, Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, Charles S. Dutton and other; however, as you've probably noticed, I didn't review it... yet.
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Slamdance 2012 - Keith Miller's Meditative Docu-Drama "Welcome to Pine Hill" Wins Grand Jury Award

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 27, 2012 9:57 AM
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The Slamdance Film Festival doesn't get as much *shine* as the Sundance Film Festival, even though they both take place in Park City, UT, and at almost exactly the same time.
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"The Interrupters" Gets DVD, Blu-ray, TV Launch Dates + Star Ameena Matthews On "Colbert"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 5:45 PM
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So you say you missed it when it was in theaters and you really want to see it?

POSTPONED TO MONDAY: A Convo w/ Russ Parr ("The Under Shepherd" Starring Isaiah Washington)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 5:25 PM
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UPDATE: This was originally scheduled for tonight, but it's been moved to Monday night instead.
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Rihanna To Produce And Appear On New Reality Show For Brit TV

  • By Sergio
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  • January 26, 2012 4:37 PM
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Rihanna will soon join the ranks of those getting into reality TV with a new show she's executive producing, as well as appearing on, for the Sky Living HD cable channel in the UK which will start airing this summer.

Watch New Clip From Upcoming Bernie Mac Doc "I Ain’t Scared Of You" Premiering February

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 3:42 PM
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Here's a clip from Image Entertainment's upcoming Bernie Mac documentary release titled I Ain’t Scared Of You: A Tribute To Bernie Mac.
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UPDATES On Tatyana Ali/Sudz Sutherland Indie Drama "Home Again" (Cast, Synopsis, Inspiration, etc)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 3:10 PM
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Here's a casting update on that new Sudz Sutherland/Tatyana Ali, feature film project I told you about a few weeks ago, titled Home Again.

S&A Live Podcast Returns This Sunday: We'll Discuss "Red Tails," Spike Lee, Idris Elba + The Oscars

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • January 26, 2012 2:44 PM
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The S&A live podcast show returns from break this Sunday at 3:00pm/est and we plan to bring it back with a BANG!  For starters, our format will be less "formal" so be prepared to expect the unexpected.  In addition, we'll integrate more of your comments in our conversations.  We've been reading ALL of them and it's obvious you guys have a lot to say...that's a good thing!  Let's face it, we all love black cinema and should talk about it a lot more.  In fact, we really anticipate more of you joining us this season...the more the merrier!
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James McBride (Co-Writer Of "Red Hook Summer") Pens Open Letter Addressing Spike Lee/Sundance Fuss

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 2:01 PM
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Several people, including the folks at 40 Acres, sent this to me this morning; and I've since noticed that it's been traveling the web, usually with lots of "hoo-hah" accompanying it by those sharing it, as well as within the comments that follow.

Sequel To "Think Like A Man" Coming?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 26, 2012 12:21 PM
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Pres of Sony/Screen Gems just announced a sequel to @ThinkLikeAMan on @IAmSteveHarvey!!!!!

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