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Bill Duke Talks About His "Dark Girls" Documentary

  • By Sergio
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  • July 26, 2011 5:05 AM
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So remember back in May when Cynthia posted the trailer for the work-in-progress documentary Dark Girls, directed by Bill Duke and D. Channsin Berry, dealing with the barely hidden prejudices and biases against dark skinned black women (You can read her original post HERE).

Shaw Brothers Classics Heading To Africa Courtesy Of Sony

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2011 4:02 AM
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A package of Shaw Brothers martial arts films have been licensed to Sony Pictures' 24-hour digital action pay-TV channel in Africa, Sony Max, which was launched in February, earlier this year.
More: FYI

1st Round Of Toronto International Film Festival Lineup Announced ("Shame," "Rampart," Others)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2011 3:49 AM
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The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), one of the most revered in the world, announced SOME of its 2011 lineup earlier this morning, and titles of note with regards to this site's interest, include the world premiere of Brit Steve McQueen's Shame, which stars Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan and Nicole Beharie. It's McQueen's second feature film (the first was Hunger, which also starred Fassbender).

Preview "Streets" - Film Produced By Will Smith's Bodyguard & Directed By Will Smith PA

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2011 2:02 AM
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Will Smith returned home to Philadelphia this past Sunday, for the premiere of a new feature film titled Streets.

Don Cheadle On Replacing Terrence Howard In "Iron Man" + "Avengers" Movie & "War Machine" Spinoff

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2011 1:16 AM
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If there's actually a War Machine spinoff movie, I'd be shocked...
More: Watch Now

First Look At Idris Elba In "Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2011 12:02 PM
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Here's your first look at Idris Elba as Moreau, the French alcoholic monk in Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (I can already hear the cries of some of you folks who'll ask, "why does the black man have to be an alcoholic?" See, I'm one step ahead of ya; I already asked the question, so you don't have to ask it again :))

The Shadow & Act Filmmaker Diary Series (w/ Matthew Cherry) Episode 11: "Filming Week 2"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2011 10:38 AM
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Time sure flies... seems like it was just yesterday when we began this series, and we're already up to #10, which means we've been doing this for at least 10 weeks (1 per week), or over 2 months.

Your Short Film Could Run In Theaters Nationwide.

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2011 10:17 AM
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Brought to you by Reelz Channel and Porsche... it's called the My Daily Magic Film Contest. In short, your short films/videos (whether you’re picking up a camera for the first time, or you’re an aspiring filmmaker) could be screened in theaters across the country, plus you'll walk away with the grand prize - a 1 year lease of a Porsche (maximum value $18,000) or $18,000 cash.
More: Contest, FYI

"Stargate SG-1" Star Christopher Judge Joins "Dark Knight Rises" Cast

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2011 9:43 AM
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“I can finally confirm: I have been cast in ‘The Dark Knight Rises."

Nick Fury Takes "Avengers" Recruiting A Bit Too Far

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2011 9:21 AM
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