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Film Review: ‘Queen of Katwe’ Is Charming but Imperfect

One wouldn’t expect to find a chess prodigy hidden in the slums of Katwe, Uganda. Yet that’s exactly what happened when Phiona Mutesi happened upon Robert Katende’s Pioneers on an afternoon that would ultimately change her life. There is a lot to enjoy about Mira Nair‘s new film “Queen of Katwe.” From the inspirational story […]

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CHECK OUT: First Poster for ‘A United Kingdom’ From Amma Asante

Check out the brand new poster for “A United Kingdom” from Amma Asante.  The film stars David Oyelowo and Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike.  The film will screen at the Toronto International Film Festival in the coming days.  Stay tuned for news on distribution and possible plans for a year-end release. A UNITED KINGDOM is […]

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WATCH: First Trailer for ‘A United Kingdom’ with David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike

Today we have the first trailer for Amma Asante’s highly anticipated “A United Kingdom” with David Oyelowo and Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike. The film will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival early next month where Awards Circuit will be in attendance. The film also stars Jack Davenport, Tom Felton, Terry […]

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John Krasinski in Early Talks for J.J. Abrams’ Sci-Fi Film ‘God Particle’

John Krasinski may be joining the cast of J.J. Abrams’ sci-fi film “God Particle.” The former star of “The Office,” is in early talks for the film. Krasinski would join previously announced stars David Oyelowo and Gugu Mbatha-Raw for the Paramount and Bad Robot project. J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk are producing for Bad Robot. […]

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David Oyelowo, Gugu Mbatha-Raw Sign On for ‘God Particle’

David Oyelowo and Gugu Mbatha-Raw have signed on for Paramount and Bad Robot’s upcoming film, “God Particle.” The two will portray the leads in a film that is set to be directed by Julius Onah (“The Girl is in Trouble”). According to TheWrap, “God Particle” will follow an American space station crew who believe they […]

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WATCH: First Trailer for Nina Simone Biopic “Nina,” Starring Zoe Saldana

The first trailer for the Nina Simone biopic “Nina” was released today. The trailer offers the first glimpse of Zoe Saldana as the famous jazz singer. The film mostly focuses on Simone later on in her career, as well as her relationship with her nurse-turned-manager Clifton Henderson (“Selma” star David Oyelowo). “Nina” is the directorial […]

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Ava DuVernay, Lupita Nyong’o in Talks for Sci-Fi Thriller “Intelligent Life”

Ava DuVernay and Lupita Nyong’o are both in talks for the upcoming sci-fi thriller film “Intelligent Life.” DuVernay, who last directed “Selma,” is in negotiations to direct and Nyong’o is in negotiations to star. “Intelligent Life” will follow a script by Colin Trevorrow (“Jurassic World”) and Derek Connolly (also “Jurassic World”). The film is the […]

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SELMA comes to Blu-ray on May 5th, Digital HD on April 21st

HOLLYWOOD, Calif.  –-  Hailed as “extraordinary” (David Denby, The New Yorker), “deeply moving” (Claudia Puig, USA Today) and “a triumph” (A.O. Scott, New York Times), director Ava DuVernay’s powerful drama SELMA debuts on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand May 5, 2015 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.  The film arrives two weeks early on […]