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Watch New Clip From Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' Adaptation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 15, 2013 5:11 PM
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The online campaign for Spike Lee's Oldboy continues with a new clip from the film that takes audiences behind the scenes of the upcoming thriller, which stars Josh Brolin, Sharlto Copley, Elizabeth Olsen, and Samuel L. Jackson, and is set to open on November 27 - Thanksgiving weekend - courtesy of FilmDistrict.

What Can The Title Of Spike Lee's Kickstarter-Funded Joint Tell Us About The Film's Plot?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 14, 2013 11:00 AM
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Principal photography for Spike Lee's Kickstarter-funded "blood addiction" flick has officially wrapped (on October 11), and based on the above slate which Spike shared on his Instagram page, the film apparently will be called Da Blood Of Jesus.
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'20 Years Were Taken From Me' - Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' Gets Some New Poster Art

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 9, 2013 11:43 AM
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I wouldn't be surprised if some take issue with the use of some of the images you see in this new poster artwork below, used to market Spike Lee's Oldboy, which FilmDistrict, the film's distributor (which will soon be swallowed up by Universal) just sent out to the press - the 9/11 photos especially.
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Go Inside The Strange, Nebulous World Of Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' In Video Featurette

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 25, 2013 4:12 PM
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The online campaign for Spike Lee's Oldboy continues with a new video featurette that takes audiences behind the scenes of the upcoming thriller, which stars Josh Brolin, Sharlto Copley, Elizabeth Olsen, and Samuel L. Jackson, and is set to open on November 27 - Thanksgiving weekend - courtesy of FilmDistrict.
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Spike Lee Wins $300,000 Dorothy And Lillian Gish Prize For 2013

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 17, 2013 6:32 PM
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A month after successfully raising just over $1.4 million via Kickstarter to finance his next joint, Spike Lee has been announced as the recipient of this year's Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, according to The New York Times, which comes with a $300,000 cash award.
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Spike Lee Taps '12 Years A Slave' DP To Shoot Next Joint w/ Sony F55 4K

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2013 8:02 PM
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We'll have to wait a little long for that Spike Lee/Bradford Young director/DP collaboration some have been hoping for, because Spike tells The Hollywood Reporter that he's brought on DP Sean Bobbitt - who not only shot Spike's upcoming Oldboy adaptation, but also Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave - to shoot his still untitled Kickstarter-funded Spike Lee joint.
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'Do The Right Thing' and 'Clockers' Coming To Blu-Ray (But...)

  • By Sergio
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  • September 10, 2013 10:43 AM
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But there's a slight catch...
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Tate Taylor's James Brown Biopic Will Begin Shooting This Fall In Mississippi. Who's Been Cast?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 26, 2013 3:34 PM
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A quick recap, catching you up on what we've known until today...

Huey P. Newton Died Today... A Look At Past & Future Films On His Life

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2013 10:32 AM
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Today in history... August 22nd, 1989... Black Panthers' co-founder Huey P. Newton was shot to death in Oakland, CA. He was just 47 years old.

Apparently Samuel L. Jackson Will Sport A Bleach Blond Mohawk In Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' (Pic)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 21, 2013 5:39 PM
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We caught a brief glimpse of him in the film's trailer, but I don't recall seeing a yellow mohawk on his head.