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Co-Screenwriter of 'Noah' Explains Why There Are No Black People Or POC In The Film

  • By Sergio
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  • April 14, 2014 9:10 AM
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O.K. so, you tell us if his reasoning makes any sense, or if he's scrambling to find an excuse.

Amazon Studios Greenlights 'Hand of God' Pilot (Andre Royo, Emayatzy Corinealdi Co-Star)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • April 12, 2014 6:00 PM
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Of interest to our readers, the studio has greenlit Hand of God, a one-hour drama pilot from Executive Producers Marc Forster, Ben Watkins, Ron Perlman, Brian Wilkins and Jeff King.

Filmmakers Terence Nance And Marco Williams Named 2014 Guggenheim Fellows

  • By Sergio
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  • April 12, 2014 4:16 PM
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Filmmakers Terence Nance And Marco Williams Named 2014 Guggenheim Fellows

It's A 'Hustle & Flow' Reunion! Terrence Howard Joins Taraji P. Henson In Universal’s Adaptation Of Graphic Novel 'Term Life'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 11, 2014 1:25 PM
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It's A 'Hustle & Flow' Reunion! Terrence Howard Joins Taraji P. Henson In Universal’s Adaptation Of Graphic Novel 'Term Life'

‘I Escaped From Devil’s Island’ w/ Jim Brown Coming Out On Blu-Ray/DVD 7/15

  • By Sergio
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  • April 11, 2014 10:30 AM
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Needless to say, perhaps one of the more unexpected blu-ray releases scheduled to come out this year.

Fundraising Campaign For Documentary About The Wealth Gap From A Millennial Perspective – 'Black Heirlooms'

  • By Sergio
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  • April 11, 2014 12:35 AM
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Black Hierlooms deals with intergenerational wealth and a cultural examination of the wealth gap in America, as well as a personal reflection on its effects on one black family in particular.

New on DVD: Image Entertainment's Rom-Com 'Black Coffee'

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • April 10, 2014 7:02 PM
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New on DVD this week, Image Entertainment's romantic comedy Black Coffee stars Darrin Dewitt Henson, Gabrielle Dennis, Lamman Rucker, Erica Hubbard, and Christian Keyes in a story about a guy whose life takes a turn after losing his job.

Feature Doc On Quixotic Life Of NYC Playground Legend & Basketball Savant Lloyd "Swee' Pea" Daniels In The Works

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 10, 2014 5:54 PM
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Documentary On Quixotic Life Of NYC Playground Legend & Basketball Savant Lloyd "Swee' Pea" Daniels

Watch New NSFW Spring Break-Inspired Featurette For 'Haunted House 2'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 10, 2014 4:32 PM
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Watch New NSFW Spring Break-Inspired Featurette For 'Haunted House 2'

The 1st Black "Mad Man" Addresses The TV Show's "Race Problem" & More

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 10, 2014 3:49 PM
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The 1st Black "Mad Man" Addresses The TV Show's "Race Problem" & More