Film

Tidal keeps the exclusives coming. Following the exclusive release of Rihanna’s “American Oxygen” music video and Madonna’s “Ghost Town,” Erykah Badu’s new film They Die By Dawn is currently streaming on Jay Z’s polarizing music service Tidal. Set in the Wild West, the Jeymes Samuels-directed film depicts the narrative of African-American cowboys. The 50-minute visual also […]

  From writing to producing, Chicago native Lena Waithe does it all. In our final installment of Nissan’s Blvd Of Dreams series, Waithe opens up about her journey to the top and what it really means to be a hard worker. Waithe’s ambition and creativity has helped formulate hit web series like Hello Cupid, the film […]

If you could program your own personal robot, would you make him a mean tough super cool gangster to help you out on the ultimate heist? Probably not, but it makes for a hilariously funny movie that I could watch all day long. Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, and Sharlto Copley sat down with our very […]

Congratulations to Ava Duvernay for not being nominated for an Oscar. Mainstream award shows have never been a good judge of African American art and African American artists should not expect or desire recognition from them. Bob Marley and Jimi Hendrix, recognized as two of the greatest musicians of the 20th century, never won a […]

Kingsman: The Secret Service opens up in theaters Friday, and it might very well be the best movie to come out so far this year. It’s funny, action-packed, and Samuel L. Jackson‘s character is based on GlobalGrind’s founder Russell Simmons. The film tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising […]

J.Lo is flexing her acting chops. Jennifer Lopez stars in the upcoming thriller The Boy Next Door, in which she plays Claire, a divorced woman who falls for her much younger neighbor. While it sounds good at first, the guy has a dark past. We managed to get our hands on an exclusive clip where Claire confronts Noah about his […]

2014 was a good year for movies, a worthy follow-up to the phenomenal 2013. Hollywood managed to touch on a range of emotions for movie-goers everywhere. The Fault In Our Stars had audiences in tears, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 had people ready to stand up to authority, and Selma had folks contemplating the […]

Chris Rock is back in top form with his new movie Top Five, set to hit theaters everywhere next week, December 12th. We already chatted it up with Chris about the film, and now we’re giving you this exclusive clip, because we’re feeling in the holiday spirit and all. The scene features Tracy Morgan, Rosario Dawson, Chris […]

Don’t you just miss the good ol’ days of reality TV when Kelly Osbourne had hot pink hair and we never understood what Ozzy Osbourne was saying? Well, the golden days have returned because according to reports, The Osbournes are back. Sharon Osbourne announced on Tuesday’s The Talk that MTV is going to revive the hit reality show […]

There was only one question we wanted to ask Think Like A Man Too producer Will Packer when he walked down the McDonald’s 365 Black Awards golden carpet last weekend at the 2014 Essence Festival. What actually makes a film a black film? If anyone would know, it would be Packer — the super-producer is the face […]

These are the movies you need to see as you enter the second half of 2014...

To celebrate the release of the film 300: Rise Of An Empire, we’re giving our readers the chance to snag some cool prizes. 300: Rise of an Empire, told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster 300, is a new chapter of the epic saga, which takes the action to a new battlefield—the sea. […]