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Kevin Hart's "Laugh At my Pain" Impressing At Box Office; CodeBlack Expanding To 58 More Theaters

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 10, 2011 3:36 AM
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Due to heavy demand #LaughAtMyPain is ALSO coming to the following markets next week: Boston, Columbus, Denver, Hartford, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Oklahoma City / Tulsa, San Antonio, Austin, Arkansas, Tucson

Fox Searchlight Acquires Steve McQueen's "Shame" For 2011 Release!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 11:34 AM
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Weeelllll... the mystery is over; snippet of press release below:

Heather Headley Cast In The Whitney Houston Role In Stage Musical Version Of "The Bodyguard"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 9:36 AM
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We already told you about the planned remake, as well as a stage musical adaptation of the 1992 film, 'The Bodyguard, which starred Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston.

Denzel Washington Set To Star In "Flight" With Robert Zemeckis Directing

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • September 9, 2011 9:21 AM
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In their first ever pairing, director Robert Zemeckis and actor Denzel Washington are teaming up to bring the dramatic thriller Flight to the big screen.

Image Entertainment Acquires USA Rights To 50 Cent's "All Things Fall Apart" For 2012 Theatrical Run

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 8:14 AM
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On the heels of my post yesterday (HERE) about the film's name change and being added to the 2011 Urbanworld Film Festival lineup... THR reports that Image Entertainment has acquired USA rights to All Things Fall Apart (formerly known as Things Fall Apart), the inspirational sports drama directed by Mario Van Peebles and starring Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Ray Liotta, Lynn Whitfield, and Tracey Heggins.

Urbanworld 2011 - "Make A Movie Like Spike" (Objects In Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 9, 2011 7:38 AM
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Screening at the upcoming Urbanworld Film Festival September 14-18... The film is called Make A Movie Like Spike; it stars Malcolm Goodwin and Jamil Smith, and is directed by J. Smith.

'Static Shock' Returns & 'Batwing' Takes Flight in New Solo Books

  • By Curtis
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  • September 9, 2011 7:24 AM
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The new adventures of the late Dwayne McDuffie’s co-creation teen hero Static and the brand new action of Batman’s protégé Batwing were released earlier this week in their own comic books, and I’m happy to say that they’re actually pretty good.

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.

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