Movie Reviews

Viola Davis To Produce Crime Series

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

The Oscar-winning actress is stepping behind the lens to produce a series focusing on four high profile cases that have been watershed moments for law enforcement and the black...

Uzo Aduba Returns For Season Five Of 'Orange Is The New Black'

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Jared Harrell

She's best known for her role as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on the Netflix television series "Orange Is the New Black," for which she won an Emmy and multiple Screen Actors Guild awards...

Check Out Halle Berry In The "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" Sequel

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The trailer was set to debut Monday on CBS’ The Late Late Show‏, but it hit online early.  Directed by Matthew Vaughn, the follow-up to 2015’s spy-action-comedy “Kingsman: The Secret Service”  sees the return...

Three Old Men Turn Rogue in 'Going In Style'

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Atsushi Nishijima

A cast of relaxed old pros who seem to be having a great deal of fun, “Going in Style” has an easy, but mediocre charm.

Entirely predictable throughout, the film follows...

Beauty Is Still Found Within In Disney's 'Beauty And The Beast'

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Sprinkled with music, romance, stunning scenery, sentiment and comedy, this nostalgic tale is certainly one worth retelling.

Directed by “Dreamgirls,” helmer Bill Condon and based on Disney’s Oscar-...

Tracking Terrence: Six Favorite Flicks

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Terrence Howard really needs no formal introduction. We all know him as the music mogul, Lucious Lyon, from the hugely successful Fox Network drama "Empire." An actor with incredible versatility, he’s played several cops, a doctor, a politician...

VIDEO!!Love Conquers All In ‘A United Kingdom’

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Stanislav Honzik

For David Oyelowo, who plays the leading role in this historical biopic about forbidden love, it all started in 2010, when he came across Susan Williams’ book, Color Bar: The Triumph...

Exclusive: Five Upcoming TV Shows To Watch

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From dramas to documentaries, thrillers to talk shows, Samantha Ofole-Prince rounds up the upcoming must see TV shows.


THE NEW EDITION STORY

A music biopic on the 80s boy band, who released a string of hits such as “...

Documentary On Maya Angelou Features Her Work With Malcolm X In Ghana

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou, best known for her autobiography "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" led a prolific life.  As a singer, dancer, activist,...

VIDEO!!John Legend Goes 'Underground' As Frederick Douglass

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By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for WGN

WGN America’s racy slave drama returns for a second season in March. Here is everything we know so far about the popular show's return.

The show’s...

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