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    On DVD/Blu-ray/VOD This Week - "The Weird World of Blowfly" (The Original Dirty Rapper)

    He's known as the original dirty rapper! Blowfly - the stage name for Clarence Reid, who wrote songs for several hit R&B groups in the 1960s and '70s. But he also recorded albums as Blowfly, his alter-ego usually seen in an ostentatious superhero costume, known especially for his x-...

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    'Bellflower' is Our DVD Pick of the Week

    Evan Glodell's "Bellflower" is the sort of indie success story that many filmmakers dream of but few achieve. A first-time director and a team of unknowns make it to Sundance with an incendiary film that gets people talking. But approaching this film as the too-familiar Cinderella...

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    On DVD/Blu-ray - "Venus Noire" ("Black Venus" - The Hottentot Venus Film) + Review + Clip +Interview

    It's been over a year since I saw Venus Noire (Black Venus) at the New York Film Festival in the fall of 2010, and it never received a stateside release; actually I'm not sure it got much of a release outside of the international film festival circuit and a few European territories.

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    New On DVD/Blu-ray/VOD: "Attack The Block" & "Luther" Season 2

    I'm sure neither of these needs much of an intro around here. We've talked about them aplenty.

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    New On DVD/Blu-ray/VOD Today - "Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest"

    Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest, which enjoyed a limited theatrical run over the summer, grossing just over $1.1 million in ticket sales, is not out on Blu-ray and DVD for those who missed its big screen release.

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    "Video Girl" Starring Meagan Good, Ruby Dee On DVD and Blu Ray This Week

    Video Girl, written by Datari Turner and directed by Ty Hodges, has been released on DVD on Blu Ray this week. The film also premiered in BET last week on Tuesday, Oct 4th. The project, produced by lead actress Meagan Good, had been in the works for several years before coming into fruition and rele...

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    Watch Now: Noel Clarke Discusses Prison Drama "Screwed" (New on DVD/Blu Ray)

    Based on Ronnie Thompson’s autobiographical account of his time as a prison officer, Screwed is an intense and violent portrayal of life behind bars.

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    "The Help" Gets A DVD/Blu-ray/VOD Release Date After Impressive Box Office Run

    Seems like it's been awhile since our last post on The Help - quite possibly 2011's most polarizing movie, and not just here on S&A.

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    New On DVD/Blu-ray/VOD: "Fast Five," "Submarine," "African Cats," "Jackie Brown"

    It's raked in over $600 million in worldwide box office since its April release. Nice chunk of change! You can guarantee that another one will be made.

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