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    Woody Allen Says He Won’t Hire a Black Actor Unless the Role Calls for One... Whatever That Means

    Woody Allen says there is a reason why black actors don't appear in his films. Whether it makes sense, is something else altogether.

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    A Second Aaliyah Feature Film Project in the Works, Heading for the Big Screen?

    Could this seemingly mystery project which Zane is apparently attached to write, be closer to what they envision, assuming it happens?

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    Art of Allusion: 'Chameleon Street'

    'Chameleon Street' makes references to quite a few other films, but there are a few that stand out.

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    'Lucy' and the Absence of the Black Race in Origin of Humanity Theories

    Why do so many White filmmakers avoid the subject of race in science-fiction films that explore the creation of the world, humanity and/or the universe?

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    The Curious Case Of Hattie McDaniel's Missing Oscar...

    The award has been missing for decades and its whereabouts are still unknown

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    '50 Shades of... Black'? On the Novel's Film Adaptation w/ Black Leads... (First Trailer)

    I thought it would be interesting to broach the popular novel adaptation in an effort to reflect and ponder upon how this cultural “phenomenon” could translate as a film starring black Americans.

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    Will You Join The Boycott 'Exodus' Movement? (Or You Don't Care)

    People are getting upset over the casting in Ridley Scott's upcoming 'Exodus' movie, and are planning to boycott the film? Will you be joining them?

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    Deceased Brown Bodies Unceremoniously Displayed on Our Screens...

    The recent deaths of the Palestinian children on the beach in Gaza was horrific. Their deaths deserve an elegy and a memoriam that focuses all of our minds and hearts on peace.

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    O.J. Simpson Almost Played The Terminator in the 1984 Sci-Fi Classic (Did You Know?)

    Needless to say, the notion of casting Simpson didn't go any further than that, with Medavoy adding, "I don’t think we went beyond the idea... Jim [Cameron] didn’t like the idea at all."

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    Casting Call for N.W.A. Biopic Underlines Film Industry's Age-Old "Colorism" Problem

    Business as usual, or an isolated case?

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