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SXSW 2013 - John Sayles' 'Go For Sisters' (Yolonda Ross, LisaGay Hamilton) Will Debut

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  • January 31, 2013 3:20 PM
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First Trailer For Lifetime's Interracial/Interfaith Romance 'Twist Of Faith' Debuts (Toni Braxton, Mykelti Williamson)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 2:30 PM
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It will be one of 3 movies headlining Lifetime's Black History Month celebration - Twist of Faith, starring Toni Braxton, Mykelti Williamson and David Julian Hirsh.

Chicago Screening Of 'The United States of Hoodoo' Coming In March

  • By Sergio
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  • January 31, 2013 2:18 PM
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Oliver Hardt's fascinating documentary The United States of Hoodoo will have a rare Chicago screening next month, on Weds March 7, starting at 7PM at the Chatham 14 Theatres, located on the South side of Chicago.

From Day Walker To Gallowwalker - Wesley Snipes' Long-Forgotten Horror/Western Revived

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 2:02 PM
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Talk about a blast from the past! 

Jacky Ido Is Jim In German Adaptation Of 'Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn' (Trailer)

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  • January 31, 2013 1:19 PM
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'The Sapphires' Wins 11 Of 12 Awards Nominated For At 2013 Australian Academy Awards

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 12:31 PM
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The Weinstein Company acquired global distribution rights to the Australian film, calling it a "feel-good" movie, after it screened at the Cannes Film Festival last May, and it was announced last week that TWC will open the film in the USA on March 22.

'Homegoings' (Doc Exploring African American Funeral Traditions) Debuts at MoMA’s Doc Fortnight 2013

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 11:59 AM
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We first alerted you to Christine Turner's feature documentary titled Homegoings, in late 2011, when it was one of 10 projects selected to receive a total of $150,000 in grants towards completing their projects, from the Tribeca Documentary Fund.

Exclusive: Ving Rhames Orders A Hit In Clip Premiere From 'Mafia' (Pam Grier Co-Stars)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 11:19 AM
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Here's an exclusive clip from the Ving Rhames crime drama starrer, titled Mafia, which Ketchup Entertainment will release on VOD and DVD on February 5th.

Aaron McGruder Is Making A Live-Action Uncle Ruckus Movie. Launches Kickstarter Campaign...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 10:56 AM
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So, Aaron McGruder has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $200,000 that will go towards the budget for a live action R-rated Uncle Ruckus comedy feature. Not a Boondocks movie; just an Uncle Ruckus movie. 

A Dapper Forest Whitaker And Angela Bassett In On Set 'Black Nativity' Photos

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 31, 2013 10:27 AM
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