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Watch "Ali Speaks" Now (Short Film On The Incredible Force Muhammad Ali Was)

  • By Sergio
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  • May 30, 2012 8:56 AM
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Last week, here on S & A, I posted an item about this new short titled Ali Speaks, made by actor Eddie Goines III, and filmmaker Foley, which made to honor and document the legendary Muhammad Ali. 

"Single Ladies" Season 2 Debuted Last Night; Did You Watch? If So, Reactions?

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 9:37 PM
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  • 68 Comments
What? No S&A Single Ladies Talkback session?

Watch Teaser For "I Am John Wayne" (Young Black Cowboy Struggles w/ Death Of Best Friend)

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 7:53 PM
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Here's a very brief teaser for a short film titled I Am John Wayne, directed by Christina Choe. It doesn't give you a lot of information about the film, but I'm drawn to it. Something about a melancholic young black man riding a horse in the middle of a desolate, gritty, grimy New York city street locale; throw in the unexpected background music. 

Call For Papers: Evolving African Film Cultures: Local And Global Experiences

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 7:29 PM
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We're a little late on this but you have about 1-1/2 weeks to put a 300-word abstract together.

Don Cheadle Says Miles Davis Project Is NOT Heading To Broadway After All

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 6:32 PM
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Dear Everybody, contrary to several internet sites, I am NOT doing in any way shape or form a Broadway play about Miles Davis. Word is bond.

What New Characters Will Be Introduced In "Game Of Thrones" Season 3? Any Of Them Roles For Black Actors?

  • By Courtney
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  • May 29, 2012 6:06 PM
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Season 2 isn't quite over yet, but fans (as well as the network - HBO) are already looking to season 3 of the hit series Game Of Thrones, based on George R.R. Martin’s third Song of Ice and Fire novel, A Storm of Swords.

Lucius Fox Returns In New TV Spot For "The Dark Knight Rises"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 5:32 PM
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Wait, Morgan Freeman is in The Dark Knight Rises? Really? Why, I had no idea.

Watch Now - French Slavery/Time Travel Comedy "Case Départ"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 5:13 PM
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It's been a long while since we last wrote anything about this flick...

Zombies In Africa Feature ("The Dead") Posts Impressive Box Office; Did You See It?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 4:04 PM
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It's been on DVD/Blu-ray/VOD for a few months now; It's been on my cue, but I just haven't gotten around to it yet.

Carl Franklin Signs Up To Direct Cop Thriller "City Of Night"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2012 3:52 PM
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This comes on the heels of my Carl Franklin piece titled Trying To Understand Carl Franklin's Absence From Movie Theaters In 8 Years..., which was posted in mid-April.

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