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First Noel Clarke-Branded Film To Get USA Theatrical Release - Magnolia Picks Up 'Storage 24'

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  • October 29, 2012 1:02 PM
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Magnolia Pictures' genre arm Magnet Releasing has acquired USA distribution rights to Noel Clarke's horror film Storage 24, which was release in the UK earlier this year, and which got lots of coverage on S&A.

RZA, On A Roll, Signs Up To Direct Genghis Khan Biopic And Action Thriller 'No Man's Land'

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  • October 29, 2012 12:34 PM
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His The Man With The Iron Fist isn't even out yet, but RZA continues to pile up future projects for himself to direct. Kudos!
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Preview 'Sonata Mulattica' (Examines Obscure Legacy Of George Polgreen Bridgetower)

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  • October 29, 2012 11:22 AM
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It was about a month ago that Sergio profiled an upcoming new documentary on Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, one of the most famous classical music composers, who also happens to be of African descent, and a name that many are likely not familiar with.

Watch Preview Of CNN Film's 1st Acquisition 'Girl Rising' (10 Girls In 10 Countries & Education)

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  • October 29, 2012 10:47 AM
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Director Stephen Vittoria Talks Doc 'Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal'

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  • October 29, 2012 10:04 AM
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Featuring contributions from the likes of Cornel West, Alice Walker, Angela Davis, Rubin Hurricane Carter, Dick Gregory, Peter Coyote, Ruby Dee, M-1, Giancarlo Esposito, Amy Goodman, and many others, the new feature documentary, Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal, focuses on Abu-Jamal's career as a prolific writer and journalist from Death Row.

Victoria Mahoney's Acclaimed Coming-Of-Age Drama 'Yelling To The Sky' Gets A Release Date!

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  • October 29, 2012 9:48 AM
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Victoria Mahoney's impressive feature film debut, Yelling To The Sky will open in New York on December 14th, and will be followed by a major market roll out, in conjunction with a release on cable VOD and all major digital download platforms - via MPI.

Tasha Smith Confirmed For Zane's 'Addicted'

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  • October 29, 2012 9:38 AM
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New Photos Of Zoe Saldana In Full Nina Simone Regalia Surface; Convinced?

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  • October 28, 2012 11:49 AM
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Compared to the first set of photos I posted last week (there've been others since then), these new pics show a Zoe Saldana that's much further into the transformation to Nina Simone than what we've seen previously, so we had to share. 

Casting Updates For Zane's 'Addicted' & Tyler Perry's 'Single Mom's Club' (Sharon Leal, William Levy)

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  • October 26, 2012 9:23 PM
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Tambay reported earlier today that Boris Kodjoe has been cast in Lionsgate's big screen adaptation of erotic fiction writer Zane's popular novel Addicted, which follows the trials and tribulations of a successful sex-addicted African American businesswoman.

Antoine Fuqua's 'Olympus Has Fallen' Acquired For USA Release By FilmDistrict

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  • October 26, 2012 8:37 PM
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