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Weekend B.O. July 13-15 ('Beasts' Still Doing Solid B.O.)

  • By Sergio
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  • July 15, 2012 12:29 PM
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To get the obvious stuff out of the way first, Ice Age: Continental Drift was No. 1 as expected, with The Amazing Spider Man in second place. Ted is still very strong on its way to, perhaps, becoming the biggest grossing R rated comedy ever; and Magic Mike is still doing quite well attracting a large female audience (and gay men as well according to a recent article in  the New York Times).

Will Mariah or Mary Join "American Idol" Next Season?

  • By Sergio
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  • July 14, 2012 1:06 PM
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Now that Steven Tyler has officially announced that he will not be returning to Fox's TV American Idol next season and Jennifer Lopez has making very strong hints that she won't be returning either, the question is who will be the next judges?

Watch Now: 3-Part BBC Documentary 'Racism: A History' Narrated By Sophie Okonedo

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 14, 2012 12:42 PM
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Some "light" viewing, if you happen to be at home this weekend, and need something to watch, and have about 3 hours to kill :)

Harvey Weinstein Talks 'Intouchables' Remake; Leaning Towards Casting Latino In Omar Sy's Role

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 14, 2012 12:10 PM
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I gotta say that despite everything I hear and read about Harvey Weinstein, and my own first (and only) time meeting him in person several years ago, I almost always enjoy listening to him in conversation - specifically in interviews.
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Dear Filmmakers With Short Films (Old And New), We Want To See Them...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 14, 2012 11:04 AM
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Just a quickie request of you filmmakers reading this site...

Meet The New Cast Additions To 'Game Of Thrones' Season 3, Including Nathalie Emmanuel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 7:36 PM
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More news from Comic-Con...

Watch 4-Minute Preview Of 'The Walking Dead' Season 3 + Series Gets A Premiere Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 6:47 PM
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Dayo Okeniyi (Thresh In 'Hunger Games') Books Roles In 'The Spectacular Now' & 'Runner, Runner'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 6:08 PM
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Dayo Okeniyi (Thresh in The Hunger Games) has landed roles in 2 new projects.

'Black Dynamite' The Animated Series Premieres This Sunday, July 15, At 11:30pm

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 5:06 PM
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With this and The Boondocks returning for a 4th season, although a specific date hasn't been given yet, Adult Swim will become the choice TV location to go to for black anime for adults.

Feature Film Based On Black & Sexy TV Web Series 'The Couple' In The Works! Details...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 3:56 PM
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This is the kind of news that gets a black film writer excited!

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