Shadow and Act

First Look At Ka'ramuu Kush's "And Then..." (3rd S&A Black Filmmaker Challenge Winning Project)

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  • April 5, 2012 11:23 AM
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Principal photography on Ka'ramuu Kush's short film And Then... (winner of the 3rd Shadow And Act Black Filmmaker Challenge) is officially underway in Los Angeles, and here's your first look at the film; call it a tease/teaser of what's to come.

Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson Joins Stallone & Schwarzenegger In "The Tomb"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 7:58 PM
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Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has joined the cast of Summit's action-thriller The Tomb, alongside the likes of Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Vincent D'Onofrio, Vinnie Jones, and Amy Ryan.

"Snow On Tha Bluff" (Drama That Claims To "Show What Life On The Streets Is Really Like") Gets Theatrical Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 3:42 PM
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Sergio profiled this film in May 2011, asking if any of you would actually want to see it, based on the trailer that was embedded within the post. 

Special Screening Of "To Kill A Mockingbird" At The White House w/ Obama Intro + USA Network Broadcast

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 3:11 PM
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How often does this happen? Not very often, I think.

Oscar Winning "Precious" Screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher Heading To Columbia U To Talk Adapting The Novel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 1:26 PM
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Join Academy Award-winning screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' "Discover the Academy" program next Friday, April 13th, at Columbia University, where Mr Fletcher will be speaking to Columbia students about his journey adapting Sapphire's novel Push from book to the screen.

SnagFilms Presents The VOD Premiere Of Alrick Brown's "Kinyarwanda"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 12:58 PM
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Announced in January, SnagFilms (parent company of indieWIRE) acquired exclusive digital rights to Alrick Brown's Rwandan genocide drama Kinyarwanda, AFFRM's sophomore theatical release (how many of you actually saw it?).

Now You Can Watch "Coming To America" On YouTube Thanks To New Licensing Agreement

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2012 9:55 AM
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I've actually never rented a movie on YouTube, even though the service has been around for a little bit. Have you?

1978 Musical Drama "Stony Island" Comes to DVD for the First Time Ever

  • By Jasmin
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  • April 3, 2012 8:08 PM
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34 years after its original release, Stony Island, the debut feature by Andrew Davis (The Fugitive, Under Seige, Collateral Damage), will be available for the first time on DVD and digital download platforms on April 24.

Controversial Acclaimed Doc "Scenes of a Crime" Held Over in New York for One More Week

  • By Jasmin
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  • April 3, 2012 7:15 PM
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New York audiences will have at least one more week to see Scenes of a Crime, the documentary by Grover Babcock and Blue Hadaech following the interrogation of a man for the murder of his young son.

Patrik-Ian Polk ("Noah's Arc," "Punks") Releases New Comedy "The Skinny"

  • By Jasmin
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  • April 3, 2012 6:43 PM
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Playing in select theaters beginning this Friday is the third feature film from Patrik-Ian Polk, director of LGBT-themed indie films Noah's Arc:Jumping the Broom and Punks, and creator of the Noah's Arc series for the Logo network.