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45 Minutes Of Pure, Unadulterated Soul

  • By Sergio
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  • September 9, 2011 5:02 AM
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To put it simply, below is 45 minutes of pure unadulterated joy. It's a video someone put together of James Brown's appearances on Soul Train during the 1970's. We're talking GREAT SOUL MUSIC by the GREATEST of all time.

Trailer For "Luke Cage" Movie Surfaces... White Luke Cage That Is...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 5:01 AM
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Let's not give Marvel Studios any ideas shall we. So, funny or not?

"The Great Migration Of The 21st Century" Starring Maya Angelou And Morgan Freeman Needs Your Help

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • September 9, 2011 4:52 AM
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The recent influx of African Americans returning to the southern regions of the United States to live is examined by filmmaker Naimah Fuller in her upcoming documentary The Great Migration Of The 21st Century.

3D Urban Noir Tale “The Mortician” Starring Method Man Gets A First Trailer & US Distributor!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 4:42 AM
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Been several months since we last wrote about this flick. Some of you might recall it; some of you who are relatively new here may have never heard of it... until now!

Also New In Theaters Today - Kevin Hart's "Laugh At my Pain"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 3:53 AM
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In addition to The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (my review HERE), and Contagion (my review HERE), Kevin Hart's 90-city concert tour film, titled Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain, opens in a limited theatrical release today.

Review - "The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975" (A Movement Remixed For A New Generation)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 3:40 AM
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Opens today... reposting my review for that reason...

Review - "Contagion" (A Stellar Cast And Veteran Director But Ultimately Ineffectual)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 3:40 AM
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Opens today... reposting my review for that reason...

Watch Daniel Kaluuya In Clip From "007" Spoof "Johnny English Reborn"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 3:01 AM
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Posted the trailer to this about 3 weeks ago... Johnny English Reborn, a sequel to the 2003 film Johnny English, which stars Rowan Atkinson in what is essentially a 007 spoof.

Watch Common Be Ominous In New Clip From Upcoming AMC Civil War Drama Series "Hell On Wheels"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 2:52 AM
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Below you'll find a clip from the upcoming new AMC post-Civil War drama series titled Hell On Wheels, one of 7 or so Civil War-themed projects (TV and film) currently in development at various studios.

Bill Duke's "Dark Girls" Documentary To Screen In Chicago In Oct.

  • By Sergio
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  • September 9, 2011 2:47 AM
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We've have certainly covered Bill Duke's and D. Channsin Berry's documentary Dark Girls about "color consciousness" in the black community, and especially how it effects black women; and it's gotten its fair share of controversy - both pro and con; which, of course, was the filmmakers' intention.

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