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    Official Poster, Pics, Release Dates For "The Magic Of Belle Isle" (Morgan Freeman As A Reclusive Writer/Drunk)

    Can't say I've heard much buzz around this project, although it won't be out until July 6th, which seems like an odd date to release a drama like this. But maybe the thinking is that it could be a bit of counter programming, given what will be a deluge of mega-budgeted summer action...

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    Weekly Indiewire Clicks: The Best News, Reviews, and Features

    The Tribeca Film Festival is only a few weeks away, so this week Indiewire is giving you the opportunity to get to know the filmmakers with work in this year's lineup. Also this week: the Alamo Drafthouse is headed to New York; trailer premieres for Woody Allen and Oliver Stone's new films; "Game o...

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    Trailer For Jeta Amata's Reshot Niger Delta Drama "Black November" Now w/ More Hollywood Names In Cast

    A quick recap... as reported about 2 months ago, Nigerian filmmaker Jeta Amata decided to rethink and reshoot his political corruption drama about the volatile oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria, Black Gold, one of very few recent Hollywood/Nollywood-style collabs which stars ...

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    Meet the 2012 Tribeca Filmmakers #10: 'Resolution' Directors Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead

    Between the two of them, Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead have twenty years of DIY filmmaking experience. Benson is the writer/director and Moorhead is the director/cinematographer, but they say "we both wear a lot of hats." They each explain how they got involved in the biz below, as well as their ...

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    Meet the 2012 Tribeca Filmmakers #9: 'Sexy Baby' Directors Jill Bauer & Ronna Gradus

    Filmmakers Jill Bauer and Ronna Gradus met while working as a writer and photographer, respectively, at the Miami Herald. They became fast friends, personally and professionally. "We also made each other laugh constantly," they say, and "soon realized this dynamic worked beautifully when out on news...

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    Will Fox Pull "Neighborhood Watch" From Summer Release?

    Though 20th Century Fox has not offically said anything, there are rumblings that they might postpone the release of their big summer comedy film Neighborhood Watch because of, what one would call, unfortunate timing; that being the Treyvon Martin shooting, which is still very much a very hot, ...

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    Rod Gailes' "Earl's Post-Prison Playdate" Highlights HIV/AIDS Risk Behaviors (NSFW)

    This post comes a tad late, as the following film has been causing a stir since earlier this week. Earl's Post-Prison Playdate, directed by Rod Gailes (winner of the last Shadow & Act Filmmaker Challenge), is a 12-minute short that takes a provocative look at HIV/AIDS through the risky sexua...

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    John Amos & Sydney Park Join Martin Lawrence & Regina Hall in CBS Comedy Pilot

    John Amos & Sydney Park Join Martin Lawrence & Regina Hall in CBS Comedy Pilot

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    Doc "Uprising: Hip Hop & The LA Riots" To Air on VH1 May 1st (Snoop Dogg Narrates)

    You'll get a chance to watch the Snoop-Dogg-executive produced documentary UPRISING: Hip Hop and the L.A. Riots, which premiered at the SXSW Film Fest this year, on VH1 May 1st at 9pm ET/PT as part of its VH1 Rock Docs franchise.

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    Watch Naturi Naughton & Loretta Devine in Lifetime Series Featurette of "The Client List" (Premieres Sunday)

    Here's a preview and behind the scenes featurette of Lifetime's new series The Client List, which co-stars Naturi Naughton and Loretta Devine as "sexy" worker and the owner respectively, of massage parlor "The Rub."

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