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    Eddie Cibrian Cast In 'Best Man' Sequel In Secretive Role (An Interracial Romance Maybe?)

    Eddie Cibrian seems to be becoming the go-to white guy for black films/TV shows these days. If you're making a film, or TV series with a majority black cast, and you need one white guy, Eddie Cibrian might be your man, and he may have Tyler Perry to thank, in part, for that.

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    The 'L.A. Rebellion' Film Series Comes To Chicago April 25 - June 7

    We’ve been covering the touring L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema film series as it makes its way across the country; and after showing in Toronto, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and in New York, it's now Chicago’s turn.

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    Watch: Early Experimental Short Films 'Look At Life' & '1:42.08' Directed By George Lucas

    For the past little while -- both before and after the "Star Wars" relaunch news -- George Lucas has been talking about getting back to his roots and making experimental movies. Longtime producer Rick McCallum may or may not be involved, but for those who wonder if Lucas ever had an experimental bon...

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    Film Movement Acquires Taiwanese Tribeca Selection 'Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?'

    North American independent and foreign film distributor Film Movement has acquired the rights to Arvin Chen's ("Au Revoir Taipei") second film, "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?" from Media Asia Film. The film will make its U.S. premiere on April 19th at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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    New Pics Of Matthew McConaughey & Reese Witherspoon In 'Mud' Plus French Poster

    So, where are we in the Matthew McConaughey renaissance? Well, we've seen the man turn the tide of public perception and expectation so far in Richard Linklater's "Bernie," William Friedkin's "Killer Joe," Lee Daniels' "The Paperboy" and Steven Soderbergh's "Magic Mike." Up next is the AIDS drama "T...

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    Why Studios Continue Banking on Franchises Like 'G.I. Joe'; Which Sequels Can You Do Without?

    "G.I. Joe Retaliation," a sequel to 2009's "G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra," took in more than $130 million at the worldwide box office this weekend--although its three-day $40 million domestic number was half its foreign take. (The studio cleverly beefed up the weekend number with a Thursday preview.)...

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    'Hoop Dreams,' 'Interrupters' Filmmakers Looking For 1963 Chicago School Boycott Participants For New Doc

    I previously profiled this new documentary film which Kartemquin Films has currently in development, and now they have created a new way for you to help out on the new film.

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    Attn Londoners: One Of Our Favorite Films Of 2012 - 'Otelo Burning' - Is Coming Your Way

    Attn Londoners: One Of Our Favorite Films Of 2012 - 'Otelo Burning' - Is Coming Your Way

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    Ryan Werner Leaves IFC Films; Plans to Work As Consultant in Short-Term

    Among the American distributors acquiring and releasing art house films over the past decade, few have maintained the significant reach and influence of IFC Films. A prominent source for countless independent cinema from around the world, the company also played a key role in developing the video-on...

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    Magnolia Picks Up 'Borat' Writer Dan Mazer's SXSW Comedy 'I Give It A Year'

    Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to Dan Mazer's romantic comedy "I Give It A Year" from StudioCanal, who fully financed and released the film in the UK, France, and Germany in February. Magnolia will distribute the film in the U.S.,, with plans for both a theatrical and VOD release in thei...

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