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    ABFF2011 Highlights: Now w/ Audio, Paula Patton Talks Being Offered Role in Akils' "Sparkle" Remake

    Updating this with the actual audio recording of the segment where the news is revealed... listen to it at the bottom of this post.

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    In Praise Of "Boss Nigger"

    Don't blame me. Blame Cynthia! She started it with her piece about The Legend of Nigger Charley That reminded me of my Shadow And Act piece I wrote back in April 2009 about Fred Williamson's western Boss Nigger. As I said back then (and I don't regret one word of it):

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    Academy Denies That Oprah is in Consideration to Host Oscars

    After news broke yesterday about Oprah Winfrey's supposed talks to host the 84th Annual Academy Awards, rumors surfaced everywhere about the potential details. My personal favorite was the suspicion that Ms. Winfrey might take to the stage and proclaim to the entire audience, "You get an Oscar, and ...

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    Distribution Update: "My Last Day Without You" (Starring Nicole Beharie)

    You may have read Kia Barbee's reader-submitted review on this film back in June when it played at the Brooklyn Film Festival.

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    Who Needs "Django Unchained" When You Have "The Legend Of Nigger Charley" Starring Fred Williamson!

    With the recent confirmation of Jamie Foxx playing the lead role in Django Unchained, I thought this was a good time to check out a film that's been often compared to the upcoming production...The Legend of Nigger Charley.

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    "Attack The Block" vs. "Captain America" - Which One is Going To Be Better? (Here's A BIg Clue...)

    One of the main reasons why we're constantly talking about Attack The Block (which is opening in selected cities on July 29) is not only because it's an interesting film (well to me it is), but also because Sony/Screen Gems has been advance screening this film A LOT everywhere. I've lost count how m...

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    French Comedy "Les Mythos" Premieres with Rising Talent Ralph Amoussou

    One of our readers recently turned us on to rising young actor Ralph Amoussou (left), who at 22 years old already has a budding career in French theater, television and film. His latest, Les Mythos, is set to hit Paris theaters on July 11th.

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    "21 Jump Street" Movie Gets R-Rating + Official Synopsis

    Jonah Hill already 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.

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    NFL Pro Terrell Owens Making Moves On Small & Big Screen, Thinking About Post-Football Career

    “It’s loosely based on my life and my career. I have four kids by three different moms... It will showcase my skills as an actor, which is something I want to do after football."

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    Berlin's WCF Launches Training Program in Africa, Awards Over $200K to International Films

    Berlinale World Cinema Fund, an endowment backed by the Berlin International Film Festival, has announced a new initiative in a number of African countries to promote local cinema. The first WCF Factory will be held in Burundi this August.

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