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Nicolas Winding Refn Off Denzel Washington's 'The Equalizer' (Could F. Gary Gray Take His Place?)

  • By Sergio
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  • January 10, 2013 7:25 PM
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Drive director, Nicolas Winding Refn, has pulled out of the feature film remake of the CBS 1980's TV series, The Equalizer, for Columbia Pictures, with Denzel Washington in the lead role.

Canadian Actress Lisa Berry In 'This Is War' At Tarragon Theatre

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • January 10, 2013 6:24 PM
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Directed by Richard Rose, and co-starring Lisa Berry, Hannah Moscovitch's This Is War plays at Toronto's Tarragon Theatre until Feb. 3.
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Malik Yoba, Cedric The Entertainer, Vivica A. Fox, Bokeem Woodbine Are 'Caught On Tape'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 5:57 PM
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Check out Malik Yoba, Cedric The Entertainer, Vivica A. Fox, Bokeem Woodbine, Kirk “Sticky Fingaz” Jones, and David Marciano in the trailer for this hip-hop musical drama feature titled Caught On Tape, directed by Fingaz.

4 Projects From Egypt & South Africa Recipients Of Hot Docs-Blue Ice Prestigious Grants

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 5:01 PM
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Projects from Durban FilmMart participants Nadine Salib, Mayenzeke Baza, Riaan Hendricks and Eddie Edwards are among the eight winning projects that were selected to receive grants in the 2nd round of the Hot Docs Blue Ice Group Documentary Fund which is coordinated by the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival.

Noel Clarke Talks To S&A About 'Storage 24,' Entering US Market, UK's Black Talent Drain, More...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 3:46 PM
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With his sci-fi horror film Storage 24, scheduled to hit theaters tomorrow, January 11, 2013, I had the opportunity to chat briefly with star and co-writer Noel Clarke about that project a couple of months ago, covering as much ground as I could.

Marlon Wayans Talks In-Depth To S&A About 'Haunted House' + Status Of His Richard Pryor Project

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 2:47 PM
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With his found-footage horror-comedy, A Haunted House, scheduled to hit theaters tomorrow, January 11, 2013, I had the opportunity to chat briefly with star and co-writer Marlon Wayans about that project a couple of months ago, covering as much ground as I could. 

UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Archive Presents: African Film Festival 2013

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 2:36 PM
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Taking place at UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Archive, at 2575 Bancroft Way, from Wednesday, January 23rd through Tuesday, February 5th.

ABFF Launches Comedy Wings Competition To Discover Next Great Comedian

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 2:17 PM
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Submissions are now open for the American Black Film Festival's Comedy Wings Compeition; Deadline for submissions is March 22, 2013, so you've got a couple of months.

British singer & West End Actress Brenda Edwards Joins Cast Of BBC One' 'The Wright Way'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 2:11 PM
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British singer and West End actress Brenda Edwards has joined the cast of the upcoming BBC One comedy series The Wright Way as a series regular.

Global Lens: Touring Exhibit Of Cinema From Countries w/ Developing Film Communities (NYC)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 10, 2013 1:32 PM
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MoMA and the Global Film Initiative (GFI) present Global Lens, an annual touring exhibition conceived by GFI to encourage filmmaking in countries with developing film communities.

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