50th Anniversary Edition of ‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ Coming to Blu-ray – Check Out 2 Nigerian Interpretations

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“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” has been the inspiration for many-a film and stage production, since the Stanley Kramer-directed film satiated white liberals across America in the late 1960s. As I recall, even the Coen Brothers were considering remaking the… Continue Reading

Missed It in Theaters? With Today’s Debut of ‘Magnificent Seven’ on Blu-ray & Digital, Sony Releases the Movie’s First 10 Minutes

"Magnificent Seven" / The Bounty Hunter / Denzel Washington

This year, Antoine Fuqua and Denzel Washington teamed up again for MGM’s long-in-development remake of “The Magnificent Seven” (the 1960 American western directed by John Sturges, which itself was a remake of Akira Kurosawa’s “Seven Samurai”). The original “Magnificent Seven” starred Yul Brynner, Steve… Continue Reading

Miles Davis Was Born Today in History… A Brief Rundown of Past & Future Films on His Life + A Commemoration Via New Special Musical Releases

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Today in history… Miles Dewey Davis was born on May 26, 1926 in Alton, Illinois, to Dr. Miles Henry Davis and Cleota Mae (Henry) Davis. He would’ve been 90 years old today, were he still alive! Over the last 2 years, we’ve been… Continue Reading

‘The Human Tornado’ (The Second Blackest Film Ever Made) Finally Coming Out on Blu-ray/DVD This Month

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Last month I announced that the blaxploitation cult classic “Dolemite” (which I called the “blackest film ever made” and I still hold to that), starring the late great Rudy Ray Moore, was finally coming out on blu-ray/DVD from Vinegar Syndrome. However, at… Continue Reading