| Dec 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
With Oscar nominating ballots out to Academy members and the deluge of top-10 lists perhaps on the downward slope, there's no time like now to start thinking about potential awards movies for next year. Which may be why on Friday 20th Century Fox posted...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:40 PM
"Lee Daniels 'The Butler," "12 Years A Slave" and the ABC drama "Scandal" were among the top nominees for the 45th NAACP Image Awards, which celebrate the accomplishments of people of color in film, TV, music and literature.
Both films were nominated...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:13 PM
"Thor: The Dark World" will steal "The Best Man Holiday's" thunder at the box office this weekend.
After debuting with a healthy $85.7 million, the 3-D superhero sequel is expected to collect at least an additional $40 million during its second...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When Malcolm Lee's reunion comedy "The Best Man Holiday," which features a primarily African American cast, grossed an impressive $30.6 million at the box office this weekend, some in Hollywood were quick to say the movie "overperformed" — prompting...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:56 PM
It had already been a strong year for films with predominantly black casts—the kind of year that makes bloggers pull out their laptops and write posts about a “new moment.” "Fruitvale Station" was the sensation of the Sundance Film...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
If you're among the small number of directors or actors who isn't white, there is finally some cause to be excited about what's happening in Hollywood.
For the first time in Academy Awards history, a black man — British filmmaker Steve McQueen...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
British actor Idris Elba is having what he describes as a "beautiful moment" in his career. His off-screen life, though, is another story.
This summer, Elba starred in Guillermo del Toro's special-effects action thriller "Pacific Rim," in which he...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:18 PM
If you havent' seen Sunday night's episode of "The Walking Dead," then that's probably why you aren't walking around red-eyed and shellshocked today. Anyone who hasn't caught up yet, should stop reading now. Go have a nice, festive St. Patrick's Day....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Tyler Perry's "The Single Moms Club" was greeted over the weekend with disastrous box office and horrible reviews.
Most networks that had been planning to base a series on the film might be having second thoughts about those plans after seeing the...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:04 PM
DreamWorks Pictures' "Need for Speed" is expected to outpace Tyler Perry's "The Single Moms Club" for a box-office victory this weekend.
The $65-million, stunt-filled picture, starring Aaron Paul of the AMC series "Breaking Bad," could generate $25...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor and English musician Atticus Ross will put their knack for chilly, moody soundscapes to use once again in director David Fincher's upcoming thriller "Gone Girl," an adaptation of the Gillian Flynn novel about a man...