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Leila Djansi's Acclaimed Drama 'Ties That Bind' Now On VOD Platforms (Kimberly Elise Stars)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 2:34 PM
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Leila Djansi's Ties That Bind, which stars Kimberly Elise, alongside Nollywood star Omotola Jalade and Ghanaian actress Ama K Abebrese, is now available on major international VOD platforms, like iTunes, so now you can check it out for yourselves.

Premiere Of 'Forward Home: The Power of the Caribbean Diaspora' In London Next Month

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 2:20 PM
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The details courtesy of Imagine Media... followed by a promo for the film at the bottom:

A Few 'Black Horror' Films To Put On Your Watch-List This Halloween + Your Favorites...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 1:53 PM
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Hey, it's Halloween!

Ice Cube's Resuscitated 'Ride Along' w/ Kevin Hart, Gets MLK Holiday 2014 Release Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 1:25 PM
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Speaking of Ride Along, which I wrote about this morning, revealing new cast members...

One Explanation To Consider For All The Recent Slave-themed Movies...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 1:00 PM
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With just about every post on this site announcing the production of a movie centered around stories of slavery in the United States, the inevitable question is asked by a few readers, that comes in the form of something like: what's the deal with all these recent slave movies and TV shows?

Brazil's 9th Annual Amazonas Film Festival Announces Line-up

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 11:55 AM
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We'll return with individual post highlights from the festival; in the meantime, here's everything and the kitchen sink, via press release, if you can't wait...

'Diversity: Rise' - Feature Film Based On UK Street Dance Troupe Greenlit

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 11:34 AM
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Youth dance movies are apparently an international ox office goldmine. Who knew?

Morgan Freeman Joins Clive Owen To Star In Warrior Revenge Actioner 'The Last Knights'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 10:55 AM
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Morgan Freeman and Clive Owen have signed on to star in Japanese photographer-turned-filmmaker Kazuaki Kiriya's The Last Knights.

Watch Stanley Nelson's Short Film On Voter Suppression

  • By Sergio
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  • October 31, 2012 10:49 AM
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We all know (at least I hope we all know) about efforts in various states around the country to impose voter suppression laws, aimed at primarily ethnic, older and younger voters, who are more likely to vote for President Obama next week; or now, if there's early voting in your state.

Nick Cannon Announces He'll Be Directing & Producing 'Drumline 2' + Several TV Shows Coming

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 31, 2012 10:24 AM
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A series of recent tweets from Nick Cannon I was alerted to this morning by a reader:

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