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12 Dec. 2012

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Academy-award winning filmmaker Peter Jackson’s THE HOBBIT: An Unexpected Journey is a visual masterpiece. Jackson, ever the technical and creative genius takes viewers to an elevated level of optical delight with 3D at 48-frames-per-second, twice that of current day engineering. What it renders is exceptional depth, clarity and dimension by comparison to 24-frames-per-second. Paired with […]

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23 Nov. 2012

HITCHCOCK in theaters now!

The fourth quarter of 2012 is ending on a very high note with the recent release of several quality films that favor a mature palate. In addition to Ben Affleck’s ARGO, Ava Duvernay’s MIDDLE OF NOWHERE, Tom Hanks’ and Halle Berry’s CLOUD ATLAS and Denzel Washington’s FLIGHT, add to this list Anthony’s Hopkins’ HITCHCOCK, the […]

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13 Nov. 2012

Eddie Murphy Tribute on Spike TV

Jamie Foxx, Adam Sandler, Tyler Perry and Keenen Ivory Wayans join Samuel L. Jackson, Arsenio Hall, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Chris Rock, Brett Ratner and more for the EDDIE MURPHY ALL-STAR COMEDY SPECIAL from the Saban Theatre In Los Angeles Premieres Wednesday, November 14 on Spike TV, 10 pm Eastern/Pacific Comedy fans are in store […]

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09 Nov. 2012

Tyler Perry at work on new film

According to industry publication, The Hollywood Reporter, Atlanta-based filmmaker/TV producer/philanthropist Tyler Perry has begun work on his new film project, “Single Mom’s Club” and has cast Wendi McLendon-Covey (TV’s Reno 911, Bridesmaids). Perry is reported to start shooting by month’s end. “Mom’s Club” is reported to be the story of single mothers from different backgrounds […]

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01 Nov. 2012

Melissa Leo’s penetrating performance in FLIGHT pivots dramatic conclusion

When I first met Melissa Leo– several years ago at the Toronto Film Festival– she lived up to my impression; a terrific actor with an easy way about her, flat-footed assuredness and anything but pretentious. In other words, someone you could talk to; and, talk we did recently about the new movie, Flight. Leo costars […]

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25 Oct. 2012

Halle Berry & Tom Hanks in CLOUD ATLAS

CLOUD ATLAS light years ahead, elevates expectations Try to imagine a galactic adventure where multiple lives are lived –in multi-ethnic bodies– over the course of five centuries. The thought borders on the unimaginable. But in the skillful hands of Oscar winners Tom Hanks (“Philadelphia,” “Forrest Gump”) and Halle Berry (“Monster’s Ball”), author David Mitchell’s CLOUD […]

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25 Oct. 2012

CLOUD ATLAS’ Susan Sarandon and Hugo Weaving

A sunny day at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, they entered the room as easy as anyone, absent of ego and pomposity, also to their credit, happy to talk about one of this year’s most anticipated films, CLOUD ATLAS. I am referring to Oscar winner Susan Sarandon (Dead Man Walking) and Nigerian born, British-influenced actor, Hugo […]

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23 Oct. 2012

12th Annual Hollywood Black Film Festival

Public Service Announcement for 12th Annual Hollywood Black Film Festival 2012 60+ industry professionals are scheduled to speak at HBFF’s INFOtainment Conference 2012 which features nearly 20 panels, roundtable discussions and workshops focused on a wide range of topics from film financing, production, distribution and marketing to pitching, crowd-funding, writing for television and film, and […]

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19 Oct. 2012

John Beasley’s Walk of Faith

TV Land –one of America’s beloved cable networks– continues with a string of popular sitcoms that showcase relatable slice-of-life scenarios.  One such show is The Soul Man starring Cedric the Entertainer (Original Kings of Comedy, Barbershop movie franchise) and Niecy Nash (TV’s Reno 911, Clean House). Cedric, as Boyce “The Voice” Ballentine, a former R&B […]

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