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Ziggy Marley Confirms Bob Marley Documentary Still In Production; Fall Release Date Expected

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  • July 5, 2011 3:07 AM
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"We are working on his documentary, which should be out in the fall. I am producing the documentary and Kevin McDonald will direct it. People are going to have not only the connection that you have now with the Bob Marley legend, but it will also show the emotional side of our father. The emotion of Bob throughout his life experiences is a pretty pertinent thing. It is not just about his music."

Noel Clarke Prepping MMA Feature & "High Profile" Sci-Fi Project - Will Write & Star In Both

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  • July 5, 2011 2:13 AM
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Maybe one of the hardest working showmen in the UK right now, love him or hate him... he has at least 2 new films I can immediately recall that are currently in circulation - the dramedy Huge, and the prison drama Screwed; he's also shooting (or may have already wrapped production on) the marriage romcom, The Knot, and is in pre-production for an upcoming drama titled Bliss!.

"21 Jump Street" Production Wrapped; Hill Announces Release Date

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  • July 5, 2011 1:20 AM
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Jonah Hill announced via Tweeter over the weekend that his big-screen adaptation of the popular late 1980s/early '90s TV cop drama 21 Jump Street, has officially wrapped principal photography, and will hit theaters on March 16, 2012.

Preview "Tula, The Revolt" (On The 1795 Slave Uprising In Curacao)

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  • July 1, 2011 4:44 AM
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Currently in development is this slave uprising project titled Tula, The Revolt, from Dutch director Jeroen Leinders.

Dreamworks/Disney Move Up Release Date For "The Help"

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  • June 30, 2011 9:20 AM
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As if you were all dying to see it sooner, DreamWorks and Disney have moved up the theatrical release date of The Help - a film I doubt needs an intro anymore, given how much we've discussed it.

Film Based On Sneezing Baby Panda Viral Video In The Works...

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  • June 30, 2011 7:41 AM
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To be titled The Life and Times of Sneezing Baby Panda, the film will follow an Australian zoologist who travels to China to "save" the baby panda, in an effort to raise money to save her own struggling zoo. Production on the $1.3 million project will be in October.

Michael Rapaport Unapologetic About Tribe Called Quest Doc; Done Appeasing Q-Tip; "You're No Jay-Z"

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  • June 30, 2011 3:26 AM
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The film opens next week, but Q-Tip has thus far continued to stand by his decision to not support it, and hasn't done any publicity for it either, leaving that up to his partners in crime, Phife Dawg, Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Jarobi White, who have all gotten behind director Michael Rapaport's directorial debut, an homage to the group that he loves so much, A Tribe Called Quest.

Cuba Gooding Jr Heading To Australia To Shoot "Deception" w/ One Of Tarantino's Favorite Directors

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  • June 29, 2011 1:18 AM
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Cuba Gooding Jr will be heading to the lovely Gold Coast in Australia, next month, to begin production on a mystery/thriller feature film titled Deception, for Village Roadshow.

Nicole Beharie & Lance Gross Will Star In Matthew Cherry's Feature Debut "The Last Fall"

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  • June 27, 2011 12:11 PM
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Director Matthew A. Cherry, whose filmmaker diary series you've been following on this website for the last month or so, has finally sured up the cast for his feature film debut, The Last Fall!

Get To Know The Young Cast Of "Attack The Block"

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  • June 27, 2011 6:46 AM
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A really fun lengthy interview with the cast of Attack The Block! The film opens stateside on July 29th, but I had the opportunity to see it last week Thursday. I haven't yet gotten around to typing up a review of it yet, though I should have one up within the next 24 hours.