When in New York City, you do what New Yorkers do, right? That’s exactly what I did Saturday when I attended the “Do the Right Thing” 25th Anniversary block party in Brooklyn.
Anticipating the release of “12 Years a Slave,” producer Harvey Weinstein has attributed the successful year in black cinema to an “Obama Effect, ” an erasure of racial lines triggered by the nation’s first black president.
Sometimes it’s hard to know where writers and directors get their inspiration. But when it strikes, you get movies that can only be described as unique—like these two I want to recommend.
In light of being found as a toddler drenched in his mother’s blood, losing the one woman who offered him a sense of humanity, and then being ditched by his soul mate because she just couldn’t hack the serial killer life—Dexter Morgan isn’t the type of dude you’d expect to search for faith by way […]
By Marisa Guthrie LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Actor/hip-hop star Mos Def artist will play a recurring role in the sixth season of “Dexter,” which begins production in June with an eye toward a fall bow. Mos Def will play a hardened ex-con who claims to have found religion yet finds himself surrounded by violence. […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Star-Trek/142131/1105482197/Star-Trek%3A-Enlist/embed 420 355] Star Trek Buy tickets at Fandango! J.J. Abrams’ long-awaited rebooting of Gene Roddenberry’s ingenious star-faring franchise finally arrives, with Chris Pine stepping into the role of James T. Kirk and telling the story of how he got involved with Starfleet and formed his initially-adversarial relationship with the half-Vulcan Spock (Zachary Quinto). […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/House/11954/1072382173/House%3A-A-Body-Trapped.-A-Mind-Awake/embed 420 355] Imagine you are in the hospital in a coma, aware of everything that is going on around you, but your doctors horrifically assume you are unconscious and in a coma. Now assume that you’re famed rapper Mos Def. That’s tonight’s fantastic episode of House, so be sure to catch it! Catch […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/House/11954/1072382173/House%3A-A-Body-Trapped.-A-Mind-Awake/embed 420 355] It’s a whole new point of view on Monday’s brand new episode of “House.” In a special episode, shot and told predominantly from the perspective of a patient, Mos Def guest-stars as a man who awakens after a bicycle accident unable to move or communicate in any way. House discovers that […]