Black America is an alternate history show from Boondocks creator

So it looks like Amazon Prime is doing another alternate-history show, this time from creator of popular Adult Swim show THE BOONDOCKS Aaron McGruder and producer Will Packer (STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON) called BLACK AMERICA. Here's the synopsis, according to Deadline: [BLACK AMERICA] envisions an alternate history where newly freed African Americans have secured the Southern...
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Study discovers obvious: diverse casting increases box office potential

The cineplexes have never been more diverse. From the multiracial and female led STAR WARS films, to the "surprise" smash successes of WONDER WOMAN, HIDDEN FIGURES, and GET OUT, to the improbable billion-dollar FAST AND FURIOUS franchise, to the anticipation of BLACK PANTHER and CAPTAIN MARVEL, it seems films are only getting more diverse - which is only a good thing. Not only...
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This Week in Blu-ray / DVD Releases: Gods of Egypt, Race, Triple 9 ...

This Week: Gods fight in the sandbox, Jesse Owens sticks it to Hitler, and the undead take a bite out of Jane Austen. ► It’s hard to picture how Alex Proyas, who made visionary movies like ‘The Crow’ and ‘Dark City,’ could possibly make something as generic as GODS OF...
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Review: Race

PLOT: The true story of Jesse Owens ( Stephan James ) who overcame prejudice to compete – and win – in the infamous 1936 Olympic games in Berlin. REVIEW: There are very few Olympic stories as stirring and heroic as that of Jesse Owens, which is why it’s crazy that  it’s taken eighty years for him to finally get his due on the big screen. While it...
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Race Cast and Director Stephen Hopkins talks Olympics, and Jesse Owens!

RACE is the incredible story of Jesse Owens and his historic triumph at the 1936 Olympics. Not only did the athlete deal with rasicm from his own peers in the States, but he also fought to win against Adolf Hitler and the tyrants control over the Olympic Games. It is a powerful story, one that features a couple of terrific performances, as well as Stephen Hopkins inspired take on the...
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Travel to the 1936 Olympics in the trailer for the Jesse Owens biopic Race

RACE is based on the true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy. Witness the struggle with the first trailer! I wonder why they didn't put, 'From the...
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Awfully Good: The Wraith

Sorry, Aaron Paul. You might have a NEED FOR SPEED, but I'd rather go for a ride with... The Wraith (1986) Director: Mike Marvin Stars: Charlie Sheen, Sherilyn Fenn, Nick Cassavetes THE CROW meets KNIGHT RIDER meets DEATH PROOF. Starring Charlie Sheen. There's nothing I don't love about THE WRAITH. It's all the best parts of the...
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