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'Sparkle' (The Remake) Coming Out On DVD In November

  • By Sergio
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  • October 8, 2012 10:32 AM
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It didn't set the box office on fire, but I know it has its defenders; so for those of you who are, you'll be happy to know that the Sparkle remake, which came out this past August, is coming out on standard and blu-ray DVD, through Sony Home Entertainment, on Nov. 30th.

Thoughts On Lifetime's Black Cinema Premiere Weekend? ('Carlina White Story' & 'Steel Magnolias')

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 10:05 AM
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Soooo... as noted in a post on Friday, it was a black cinema weekend on the Lifetime channel here in the USA, with 2 original films making their world premieres, headlining the network's Saturday and Sunday primetime schedule: the ripped from the headlines drama Abducted: The Carlina White Story, which aired on Saturday, October 6, at 8/7c; and the all-black Steel Magnolias remake (which aired on Sunday, October 7, at 9/8c).

Watch Nia Long In New Target Rom-Com Web Series 'Falling For You'

  • By Courtney
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  • October 7, 2012 6:08 PM
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While we wait in anticipation to see what big screen film Nia Long will next star in, especially since giving birth to her child almost a year ago, here's something to keep you tied up, maybe.
More: Nia Long

Watch Kerry Washington Dish On 'Real Time' w/ Bill Maher

  • By Courtney
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  • October 7, 2012 4:29 PM
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If you missed Friday night's all-new episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, Ms Scandal/Olivia Pope herself - Kerry Washington - was one of the 3 panelists this week. 

Weekend B.O. Oct. 5-7 ('Taken' Does It Again and 'The Avengers' Calls It A Day)

  • By Sergio
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  • October 7, 2012 12:39 PM
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The first Taken movie was a genuine where-did-that-come-from? sleeper hit in 2009. The film, financed and produced by Luc Besson’s French based Europa Corp, had opened overseas months earlier and grossed a respectable $80 million by the time it was finally released in the U.S. in January 2009.

ABC In Talks With Michelle Obama To Guest Host 'Good Morning America'

  • By Sergio
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  • October 6, 2012 3:11 PM
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An ABC executive confirmed yesterday that the network is currently in talks with The First Lady MIchelle Obama to guest-host Good Morning America for one day, sometime this month.

Cross-Continental Drama/Thriller 'Doctor Bello' Will Open 20th African Diaspora International Film Festival!

  • By Courtney
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  • October 6, 2012 1:38 PM
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The fall film festival beat marches on, as the African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF), here in New York City, kicks off  its 2012 edition (also its 20th anniversary, a milestone year) on November 23rd, running through December 11th.

It's Black Cinema Weekend On Lifetime w/ 2 Original Films Making Their World Premieres (Details)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 5, 2012 7:49 PM
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22nd NAACP Theatre Awards Announces Complete List Of Honorees, Presenters, Performances

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 5, 2012 7:04 PM
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James Pickens Jr., Nicole Ari Parker, Stephen Byrd, Alia Jones, and Willis Edwards will all be honored at the 22nd NAACP Theatre Awards, taking place on November 5th.

5 Netflix Streaming Discoveries This Week For You To Watch This Weekend (10/5/12)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 5, 2012 5:56 PM
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A feature I started 3 weeks ago... recapping... Netflix now has about twice as many streaming subscribers than DVD subscribers, according to a company financial statement during the first half of this year, it means more of you continue to sign up for Netflix streaming accounts, specifically.

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