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Dan Gilroy: “I wrote this movie for Denzel because of his talent”

In “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” writer-director Dan Gilroy teams with up two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington to create the portrait of a layered, complex man whose life has been spent fighting for others’ civil rights. When Gilroy wrote the script on spec, he was vying for Washington to do …

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Laurence Fishburne: “We owe it to all the men and women who serve in the armed forces.”

War is dirty and destructive. That’s the clear and concise message in Richard Linklater’s war drama, “Last Flag Flying,” which follows three Vietnam War vets who reunite after 30 years to bury a young Marine killed in the Iraq War. Based on a novel by Darry Ponicsan and set in 2003, the film starts …

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Tessa Thompson Talks “Thor: Ragnarok”

She plays Valkyrie, a fierce female warrior in the third installment of Marvel’s super hero film “Thor: Ragnarok” and despite being a newbie to the Marvel franchise, Thompson says she knew quite a bit about Thor and the Marvel Cinema Universe before she signed on to play the elite fighter. …

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Terry Crews Stars in Comedy ‘Where’s the Money”

Create a bank break-in, sprinkle in a stash of stolen cash and throw in a black guy in an all-white fraternity and you’ve got the perfect list of ingredients for a laugh-out-loud comedy. The story is simple in “Where’s the Money,” which follows a broke South Central native (Andrew “King …

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‘Whose Streets?’ Filmmakers deliver a gritty portrait of the Ferguson Unrest

It’s been three years since Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, St. Louis.  A shooting, which prompted protests, weeks of demonstrations and confrontations between protesters and law enforcement officers, it pitted a predominantly black community against a nearly all-white …

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Winners at the 2017 OSCARS

The 89th Academy Awards ceremony-Oscars, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, honored the best films of 2016, and took place on February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. BEST PICTURE-“Moonlight”  ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE-Casey Affleck in “Manchester by the Sea”  ACTOR …

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All the Winners at the 23rd SAG Awards

The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony held on Sunday January 29th, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The winners of the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards are highlighted below, with Fox’s Hidden Figures taking home what it considered by many to be the top honor at the …

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Golden Globe 2017 Winners

The 2017 Golden Globe Awards hosted by comedian Jimmy Fallon has earned a space in record books as the highest viewed in the history of the awards. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) organizes the Golden Globe annually. Movies Best picture, drama: “Moonlight” Best picture, comedy or musical: “La La …

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