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Nicki Micheaux Starrer "Narcocorrido" 1 Of 10 Films Selected As Winners Of 39th Annual Student Academy Awards

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 15, 2012 2:23 PM
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Ten students from nine U.S. colleges and universities have been selected as winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 39th Annual Student Academy Awards competition.

2012 New Projects We're Excited About #7 - Julius Onah's "The Girl Is In Trouble"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 15, 2012 1:33 PM
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Cannes Film Festival 2012 Gets Underway Tomorrow. An S&A Preview...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 15, 2012 12:51 PM
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The 2012 installment of the most prestigious film festival in the world - the Cannes Film Festival - officially opens its doors tomorrow May 16, and will run until the 27th - not quite 2 weeks of films, parties, funs and sun in the South Of France.

Tim Story: The Highest Grossing Black Director Many Still Aren't Familiar With

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 15, 2012 11:43 AM
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Will "Think Like A Man" Put Tim Story On Hollywood's A list?

George Tillman's "The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete" Starts Shooting In July

  • By Sergio
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  • May 15, 2012 10:33 AM
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Director George Tillman's (Men of Honor, Notorious, Faster) independently made project The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, will begin shooting this summer, in July, in New York City, for an 2013 release.

VH-1 Promises To Stop The Violence On "Basketball Wives"

  • By Sergio
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  • May 15, 2012 10:21 AM
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As I said before, I've never seen VH-1's popular reality show Basketball Wives, but I know every week there's some real ig'nant behavior that goes on, on the show - so much that celebrities such as Star Jones, Wendy Williams and others have criticized the show for its portrayal of black women and calling for a boycott.

Megalyn Echikunwoke, Amaury Nolasco Join Cast Of 5th Die Hard Movie - "A Good Day to Die Hard"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 9:02 PM
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Whether you want one or not, you should know that another film (the 5th) in the Die Hard franchise is in development; actually, it's beyond "in development;" Principal photography is already underway in Europe, with a February 12, 2013 release scheduled.

Brand New Trailer For "Battlefield America" (From The Team Behind "You Got Served")

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 5:16 PM
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Marques Houston, Mekia Cox, Christopher Michael Jones, and Lynn Whitfield star in this junior You Got Served product from director C. Brian, which is expected in theaters on June 1.

"No More All-Black Productions Of Tennessee Williams Plays If No All-White Productions Of August Wilson"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 4:38 PM
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It happens in theater too...

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje On Making A Film Of His Extraordinary Life Story (A Kind Of Black Oliver Twist)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 3:17 PM
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