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See Episode 1 of New Web Series 'Jaded' (Three Women Jaded by Love)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • August 1, 2013 3:30 PM
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Here's the latest in the popular web series trend - a romantic comedy following three women who are "over love." Starring America's Next Top Model winner Sal Stowers and written and executive produced by Crystal Jenkins, JaNeika James and JaSheika James, the first episode of Jaded premiered today.
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Review: 'Rising From Ashes' (First Rwandan National Cycling Team Takes a Shot at 2012 Olympics)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • August 1, 2013 3:01 PM
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Inspirational sports documentary Rising From Ashes follows cycling legend Jock Boyer on a six-year journey to train the first ever national cycling team of Rwanda. Directed by T.C. Johnstone and executive produced and narrated by Forest Whitaker, the film opens in theaters tomorrow, August 2, in New York and Los Angeles.

Get Ready For, Not 1, Not 2, But 3 (THREE) 'Avatar' Sequels

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 2:40 PM
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I know, I know. You're probably asking the same question: Why?

2 Spike Lee Films Become Available On Netflix Streaming Today + A Look Back, Broadway Talk

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 2:02 PM
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Considered by many to be Spike Lee‘s best film to date, Do the Right Thing celebrates its 25th anniversary NEXT year, 2014.
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Geoffrey Fletcher’s ‘Violet & Daisy' Coming To Blu-Ray DVD In Nov.

  • By Sergio
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  • August 1, 2013 1:46 PM
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So O.K. it didn’t exactly set the box office world on fire, but if you missed it and are still interested in seeing it, Geoffrey Fletcher’s film Violet & Daisy is coming out on blu-ray DVD on November 19th from New Video Group.

2nd Annual BlackStar Film Fest Starts Today; 'Things Never Said,' 'Nairobi Half Life', 'Tey,' More...

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • August 1, 2013 1:34 PM
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The 2nd annual BlackStar Film Festival, which opens today, running from August 1- 4 in Philadelphia, will screen quite an impressive lineup that includes several titles you should be familiar with.
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Denzel Washington Was Offered A Role In The Next 2 'Fast & Furious' Movies

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 12:58 PM
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The Fast And The Furious was almost entirely out of gas before Universal smartly brought in Chris Morgan and Justin Lin, who tinkered under the hood and and much to the surprise of everybody, restored it into Universal’s most valuable franchise outside ofJurassic Park. They smartly added energy by bringing back Vin Diesel and adding Dwayne Johnson and others. The studio is now looking for another big star to join the next film in a small role and then be a big part of the film that follows. Denzel Washington just turned down that opportunity, but they’ll undoubtedly get somebody important by the time The Conjuring helmer James Wan starts shooting the seventh film.

Al Jazeera's 'South 2 North' Will Discuss Cinema Censorship/Bans In Africa

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 12:24 PM
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Following all the Film and Publications Board classification/censorship controversy surrounding the film, which was selected as the Opening Night Film at 34th edition of the Durban International Film Festival, in Durban, South Africa, Of Good Report will be at the center of an episode of Al Jazeera’s global talk show South 2 North, tomorrow, Friday.

Producer DaVida Chanel Tells Her Story; What's Yours?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 11:39 AM
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Recapping... I did this in February of last year (2012), and got a few response, so I figured, a year-and-a-half later, with the site's audience now larger than it was back then, that I'd try it again.

Actor Malcolm Goodwin's Feature Directorial Debut 'A True Story' Acquired By Freestyle Releasing

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2013 11:04 AM
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Malcolm Goodwin's coming-of-age drama A True Story, has been acquired by Freestyle Releasing and Freestyle Digital Media, for a simultaneous (day-and-date) theatrical and VOD release in September.

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