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Lee Daniels’ The Butler: Continues To Clean Up At Box ...

For the third consecutive week, “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” has come in at the top spot at the box office. In a surprise victory over the record revenue Labor Day weekend, “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” grossed $20 million over the ...
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Hue View: Bill Duke Documentary Explores Challenges Of “Dark Girls”

Hollywood veteran director/producer Bill Duke is set to premiere his new documentary, “Dark Girls” at the Toronto International Film Festival. “Dark Girls” pulls back America’s curtain to reveal the deep-seated biases and hatreds of racism both inside and outside of ...
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Nina Simone Film: Zoe Saldana In, Mary J. Blige Out

Actress Zoe Saldana has signed on to play the late Nina Simone in a bio-film, “Nina.” The long discussed film about the iconic singer’s life seems to be finally moving forward, as R&B star Mary J. Blige was previously attached ...
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Filmmakers Wanted: Hollywood Black Film Festival Seeking Entrants

The Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) is gearing up for its 2012 festival, which will take place October 25 – 28 in Los Angeles.  HBFF is still accepting submissions for this year’s festival, but the entry deadline is August 17. ...