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Sanaa Lathan to produce and star in Omar Tyree’s ‘Flyy Girl’
June 25, 2015
Sanaa Lathan will executive produce and star in the film adaptation of Omar Tyree’s classic book trilogy, “Flyy Girl”.
Lathan, who partnered with Lionsgate’s Codeblack Films to produce the film, will play the lead role of beautiful, smart and spoiled Tracey Ellison.
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The X-men Rule Future and Past!
June 2, 2014
(From Left-to-Right): Halle Berry as Storm, Patrick Stewart as Charles Xavier/Professor X, Hugh Jackman as Wolverine and Ian McKellen as Magneto in X-men Days of Future Past. ... read more »
The King of All Monsters is Back!
May 26, 2014
Godzilla reignites the need for the giant monster movie genre.
Godzilla roars back into view with a new story to tell and giant monster fights to be had! ... read more »
Film Review: Things Never Said
September 19, 2013
Director Charles Murray
A labor of love – about us, by us
There aren’t too many feature-length movies about a woman’s journey from a loveless marriage to self-discovery and self–empowerment, ... read more »
Film Review: Won’t Back Down
October 3, 2012
Viola Davis, left, and Maggie Gyllenhaal star in WON’T BACK DOWN.
Jaded Teacher and Single-Mom Join Forces in Uplifting Tale of Female Empowerment
In 2010, California passed the nation’s first “Parent Trigger Law,” a bill which enables a neighborhood with an underperforming public school to fire the principal, ... read more »
Film Review: Red Hook Summer (*)
August 22, 2012
There is a nostalgia regarding some Spike Lee movies: “She’s Gotta Have It,” “Do the Right Thing,” “Clockers…” Back in the day, the director gave glimpses of urban New York life that captured a certain demographic and defined and set pop culture. ... read more »
Film Review: The Campaign
August 9, 2012
Ferrell and Galifianakis Square-Off as Funniest Candidates Money Can Buy
If you’ve been looking for a laugh-a-minute comedy as a refreshing alternative to all the kiddie flicks and bombastic summer blockbusters currently at the megaplexes, ... read more »
Film Review: Savages
July 12, 2012
Rival Gangs Engage in Bloody Turf War over Control of California Marijuana Trade
If you’ve seen the documentary Cash Crop, then you know that violent Mexican drug cartels have already begun to muscle their way into the U.S. ... read more »