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Get Ready For 'After Earth' The Novel And Comic Book (Including Prequels)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 11:57 AM
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Yeah, so, we already know about the feature film, and the fact that Sony Pictures will be releasing it next summer, and I'm sure a lot of you have already started counting down the days leading up to its eventual release; but would you be just as interested in a novelized version of After Earth?

Preview 'Talking With The Taxman About Poetry' (Musician Helps Writer Get His Mojo Back)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 11:38 AM
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Written & Directed by lamont pierré for Freedom Writer Pictures, the film is titled Talking With The Taxman About Poetry, and its synopsis reads:

New In USA Theaters - 'The Obama Effect,' 'Family Portrait In Black & White,' 'Ballplayer: Pelotero'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 10:32 AM
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First... it's titled The Obama Effect, directed by Charles S. Dutton (he also stars it by the way), and co-stars Vanessa Bell Calloway, Katt Williams, Megan Good, Wesley Jonathan and Glynn Turman.

Arlen Escarpeta To Star In Found Footage Tornado Project

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 10:06 AM
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Belizean actor Arlen Escarpeta, best known for his roles in the films like Friday the 13th (the recent remake), and Final Destination 5, will star alongside Jeremy Sumpter, Alycia Debnam-Carey and Nathan Kress, in what is being a found-footage tornado project for New Line Cinema that was once titled Category 6, but is currently untitled. 

Trailer Watch - 'Feathered Dreams' (Nollywood And The Ukraine Meet)

  • By Sergio
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  • July 13, 2012 9:59 AM
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Now here's an intriguing film project that's worth attention. The film is the just completed feature thriller, Feathered Dreams, which represents the first joint venture between the Nigerian and Ukrainian filmmakers.

Ghanaian-British Actor, Martial Artist To Direct Live Action 'Street Fighter' Series

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 10:22 PM
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More news from Comic-Con...
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Reginald Hudlin & RZA Teaming To Produce, Direct Comic Book-Related Projects (Black Panther?)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 8:44 PM
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We're not at Comic-Con this year (next year maybe), but we've got eyes and ears on alert for any news that comes out of this year's event... like this one.
More: RZA

Watch New 10-Minute Preview Clip Of Kobie Brown's Acclaimed Doc 'From Fatherless To Fatherhood'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 6:55 PM
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One of several highlights from the 2012 New Voices In Black Cinema Festival earlier this year at BAMCinematek in Brooklyn, NY... titled From Fatherless To Fatherhood (which should immediately clue you into what the film's focus is), and directed by Kobie Brown.

Strand Acquires USA Rights To 'Dreams Of A Life' For Release In August

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 6:02 PM
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Finally, a USA distributor picks up this film...

Nate Parker Joins Cast Of Indie Drama 'Ain’t Them Bodies Saints'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 4:44 PM
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Nate Parker has signed up to join the cast for the indie drama Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, which already stars Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, and Ben Foster.