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Blood on the Leaves – Kanye West VMA’s 2013

Amidst the Beetlejuice suit, costume changes, pyrotechnics, terrible sound engineers, and Miley’s infamous twerk session, I could only find one bright light during last night’s 2013 Video Music Awards: Kanye’s blackout performance.  While Twitter boasted thousands of complaints in regards to Kanye’s single song set, I found it quite moving and deafeningly appropriate.  Let me be […]

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The Uncle Ruckus Movie…..Maybe

  The Boondocks, both in print and on television has been heralded and martyred for its blunt self-effacing look into the Black community.  It has also become a cornerstone of Generation Y’s coming of age.  We grew up to Asheru’s opening theme and could see a little bit of our own lives in each character, […]

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Watch: Olympus Has Fallen (Trailer)

When the President (Aaron Eckhart) is taken hostage by a terrorist (Rick Yune), disgraced former agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) is called back into service. Unfortunately, Banning is still haunted by the death of the First Lady (Ashley Judd), whom he could not save after a car accident. Looks like job for Olivia Pope to […]

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Oscar Watch: Beasts of the Southern Wild

I don’t necessarily pay much attention to the Oscars, but I do check the nominee lists each year to make sure I haven’t missed any great movies during the year.  While perusing this year’s list for Best Actress I came across a new name: Quvenzhané Wallis.  She was nominated for a stand out performance in […]

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Listen: Adele – Skyfall (James Bond Theme)

Someone at MGM must have realized Daniel Craig and the Queen pretend jumping out of a plane at the 2012 Olympics wasn’t enough to get us hype for the long overdue Bond movie, Skyfall. Thankfully, Adele’s magical and all powerful voice has jumped in to save the day. One listen to the smooth, ominous track, which […]

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Trailer – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Finally, after months of waiting, Warner Bros has released a new, extended trailer for the upcoming The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. All I can say is this movie looks EPIC. I’ll be there at midnight come December when this finally hits theaters. Watch the full trailer after the jump…

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