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The Children Learn How To Hold A Gun In New Clip From Oscar-Nominated 'War Witch' ('Rebelle')

  • By Courtney
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  • February 27, 2013 7:30 PM
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Kim Nguyen's Oscar-nominated (Best Foreign Language Film) Congo-set drama War Witch or Rebelle, an S&A 2012 Highlight selection, which stars Rachel Mwanza, will see a theatrical release through Tribeca Film, starting in New York this Friday, March 1 2013, and expanding to other markets through June.

Michael Ealy Will Play An Evolved Human-like Android In J.J. Abram's Futuristic Fox Pilot

  • By Courtney
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  • February 27, 2013 6:38 PM
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Michael Ealy is the first actor that's been cast in Fox's futuristic thriller from Fringe executive producer, writer, director and showrunner, J.H. Wyman, as well as creator J.J. Abrams.

AFFRM Sets Release Date For 'Better Mus' Come' For March 15 + Unveils New Poster

  • By Courtney
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  • February 27, 2013 6:08 PM
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Halle Berry's 'The Call' Is Now Rated 'R' By The MPAA

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 4:36 PM
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Interesting... the trailer has PG13 written all over it! But the MPAA has marked the film with an R rating, for "violence, disturbing content and some language."

Morgan Freeman Channels Morpheus & Shares Top Billing w/ Tom Cruise On Poster For 'Oblivion'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 4:23 PM
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I'm actually surprised to see Morgan Freeman sharing top billing on the poster with Tom Cruise. It's not often that Tom Cruse shares top billing like this for any of his films. Also, Freeman doesn't heavily featured in the trailer. It's been all Cruise.

Tracie Thoms Books Co-Starring Role On ABC Gothic Soap Pilot 'Gothica'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 3:54 PM
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More pilot casting news...

Exclusive: Watch 'Prince/William' - The Short Film That Led To 'Welcome To Pine Hill'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 2:21 PM
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Oscilloscope Laboratories will release Keith Miller's quietly absorbing work of cinema verite, Welcome To Pine Hill, starting on March 1 at IFC in NYC.

Sony Pictures Sets Official Release Date For 'Annie' Remake - December 25, 2014

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 1:52 PM
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Sony Pictures has set an official release date for Quvenzhané Wallis' star turn as Annie, for December 25, 2014.

Chris Rock & Dave Chappelle Performed Together Last Night. Tour? Also Rock Is Shooting A New Movie

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 1:27 PM
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This report from our friends at Vulture:

The New York African Film Festival Reveals 2013 Lineup, Dates

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 27, 2013 12:46 PM
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And the film festival beat goes on, from one to the next, without any breaks between. This one is right at home for me, so obviously, as I do every year, I'll be covering it, and maybe this year I'll have some help!

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