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Michael B. Jordan Steps Closer To The Edge In New Release Poster For 'Fruitvale Station'

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by Tambay A. Obenson
June 18, 2013 12:51 PM
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"Fruitvale"

On the heels of its rousing LAFF screening last night, The Weinstein Company has released a brand new poster for Ryan Coogler's multiple award-winning feature film debut, Fruitvale Station, which is based on the 2009 murder of 22-year old Oscar Grant (played by Michael B. Jordan), and which co-stars Octavia Spencer, Kevin Durand and Melonie Diaz, with Forest Whitaker producing. 

The film is set for a July 12 theatrical release. I expect an initial major-market roll-out before a gradual, broader screen expansion.

Zeba Blay reviewed Fruitvale Station for S&A after screening it at Sundance; In short, she dug it. Read that review HERE.

Expected to be one of TWC's Oscar contenders this fall, here's the new poster from TWC for the film, courtesy of Yahoo:

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3 Comments

  • starsky | June 18, 2013 11:28 PMReply

    SUPREMELY BETTTTTTER!

  • Dankwa Brooks | June 18, 2013 1:26 PMReply

    I like this poster MUCH BETTER than that last "impressionist painting" poster of a poster.

  • Jerciana Wilkins | June 18, 2013 6:44 PM

    It's funny you say that because I actually liked the first poster the best.

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