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    Regina King To Play 1st Black Presidential Candidate Shirley Chisholm In Biopic?

    Regina King has expressed her desire to portray the first Black New York Congresswoman and Presidential Candidate Shirley Chisholm previously. A few years ago, she mentioned it on an interview with Kam Williams and in THIS interview this past January, in which The Daily Beast states that King, "...

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    Beyonce In Talks To Join Cast Of Musical-Comedy "One Hit Wonders"

    It's being reported that Beyonce is in talks to join (one assumes once she loses the baby weght)  Resse Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cameron Diaz and Andy Samberg in the musical comedy One Hit Wonders.

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    Blush Poster For Ya'Ke Smith's SXSW 2012 Drama "Wolf"

    Check out the poster below for Ya'Ke Smith's Wolf, his feature film debut and SXSW 2012 official selection, which stars Irma P. Hall, Mikala Gibson, Jordan Cooper, Shelton Jolivette, and Eugene Lee in a story about a family...

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    AFFRM Buys Sundance 2011 Title "Restless City"

    "Restless City," a 2011 Sundance Film Festival selection, has been acquired for theatrical release by the African-American Film Festival Releasing Movement.

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    Andrew Dosunmu's Visually Intoxicating "Restless City" Announced As 3rd AFFRM Release; April 27th Debut Scheduled

    Wonderful news! Extremely pleased to see this film - one of my Sundance 2011 favorites - finally get an official release; a theatrical one too, which it so deserves, if only because of Bradford Young's extraodinary cinematography; easily one of the best shot films I saw during all of 2...

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    Watch: New Clips From 'Friends With Kids,' 'Jeff Who Lives At Home' & '21 Jump Street'

    March is here, which means a whole new boatload of movies are coming your way in the coming weeks, so here's a peek at a few of them.

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    Variance Films to Release 'The Perfect Family,' Starring Kathleen Turner

    Variance Films has announced they will be releasing Anne Renton's "The Perfect Famiy," which stars Kathleen Turner in her first lead role in almost two decades.  Turner stars as a religious suburban matriarch who must contend with her unconvential family. 

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    Exclusive: Poster For Omar Rodriguez Lopez's 'Los Chidos' Premiering at SXSW

    Music and film worlds will be overlapping in more ways than one at this year's SXSW Film Festival, and we've got the exclusive poster debut of Mars Volta guitarist Omar Rodriguez Lopez's feature film "Los Chidos," which will be making its debut in the narrative feature competio...

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    David Chase's Period-Based Music Movie Now Titled 'Not Fade Away'

    Formerly called "The Twylight Zones," then going without a title for a while, it looks like the upcoming period-based music movie from "The Sopranos" creator David Chase has a fresh moniker, and it's one keeping very much in line with the backbeat of the film.

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    Another Shirley Bassey Bio-Pic Is In The Works; Filmmakers Looking For "Unknown" To Play Welsh Music Icon; Suggestions?

    Known by most for her musical contributions to the James Bond film legacy, with songs like 'Goldfinger', 'Diamonds Are Forever' and 'Moonraker', Nigerian-Brit Dame Shirley Bassey is considered music royalty not only in her native Wales, but globally.

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