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Clint Eastwood Returns For a New Flick

Just when the world assumed Clint Eastwood was done with acting, he’s thrown them a curve ball—literally—well at least in his latest movie anyway. The veteran actor is coming back to the silver screen in a new baseball movie also … Continue reading

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Drive Shifts Gears While Referencing Classic Rides

Film genres are tricky to maneuver. A balance must be struck between presenting viewers with a familiar plotline and not boring them in the process.  In the case of Drive, the boundary is represented by a broken yellow lane line.  … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Grandma Cosby: Clarice Taylor Dead at 93

If you were born in the ’80s, chances are you had several (TV) grandmothers – and when Sophia Petrillo & Co. weren’t available, Anna Huxtable filled that niche with her own brand of sass and sensibility. Clarice Taylor, best known … Continue reading

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Tyler Perry vs. Spike Lee: The On-Going Battle Over “Black” Cinema

Malcolm X. Do the Right Thing. He Got Game. The 25th Hour. What does these films all have in common? Spike Lee. The Brooklyn-based director is famous for making films that comment on issue such as race, gender, poverty, crime, … Continue reading

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A New Kind of Star is Born: Beyonce Remakes Classic Movie

Beyonce has been trying to break big into the acting scene for a while now.  Yet every project has brought disappointment.  After all her near-misses, maybe Beyonce’s luck is about the take a turn for the best with her latest … Continue reading

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