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Is “Get Hard” Full Of Black Stereotypes? [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO]

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You know movies that are so funny you have to gasp for air? Well, “Get Hard” isn’t that movie! Oleebo says it’s pretty stupid and has enough stereotypes to have black people running. Listen to the audio player to hear what else Oleebo had to say about this film and why it only received one handbag in this edition of his Bootleg Movie Review!

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VH1 Developing Movie Version Of Dan Charna’s Book “The Big Payback”

Originally posted on AllHipHop:

VH1 has announced that a TV adaptation of Dan Charnas’ best selling book “The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip Hop” will debut this fall. Made famous for successfully revealing the ins and outs of the industry, the movie has been titled “The Breaks” and will slightly stray from the events of the book.  Set in New York during the 90s, according to The Hollywood Report the plot will center around the following:

“The story centers around Nikki Jones, a brilliant recent grad who abandoned a scholarship to law school to pursue her dream of becoming a record exec. Her boyfriend, David Aaron, is the scrappy son of a legendary music producer who is unwilling to rest on his father’s laurels and notorious reputation. DeeVee is an aspiring producer on the hunt to find the next big rapper on the come-up. Nikki fast talks her way into…

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“The Interview” WILL BE In Theaters Christmas Day Says Sony


I guess once Sony execs realized that the President have their back, they decided to green light the film

Originally posted on 92 Q:


After weeks of cyber threats made by underground terrorists claiming to ruin the US if the movie “The Interview“, starring Seth Rogen and James Franco is released, Sony execs decided that the movie will be released on a limited schedule to theaters on Christmas Day.

If you’re planning to check out the movie, BE CAREFUL!

Here’s what Revolt is reporting:

According to CNN, Sony is now planning a limited run to screen the “The Interview,” which had been the target of hackers who threatened a 9/11-like attack if the movie hit theaters; at issue is the plot to kill the dictator of North Korea.


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Sony Attack: Carmike Cinemas Won’t Screen ‘The Interview’

Originally posted on Variety:

Carmike Cinemas has bailed out on showing Sony’s comedy “The Interview” — the first fallout from the hackers’ threat to distributors.

The theater chain became the first to take up Sony’s offer to distributors to pull “The Interview” if they desire in advance of its wide release this Christmas. Sony remains committed to the planned opening.

Multiplex owners were caught by surprise Tuesday after hackers evoked the memory of 9/11 while threatening theaters that play the comedy about an attempted assassination of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.

The Carmike chain, based in Georgia, operates 278 theaters and 2,917 screens in 41 states. The sites are mostly in rural and suburban areas of the South.

Sony Pictures has stayed silent on the latest threat from the hackers and the Department of Homeland Security released a statement saying they have not yet discovered evidence of an active plot against U.S. theaters. But the…

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Lionsgate Buys Mel Gibson’s ‘Blood Father’ for U.S. Release

Originally posted on Variety:

Lionsgate has bought U.S. distribution rights to action-thriller “Blood Father,” starring Mel Gibson.

Jean-Francois Richet directed “Blood Father” from a script by Peter Craig (“The Town”), who adapted his novel of the same name. The film was shot in the late spring in New Mexico.

Gibson plays an ex-con who reunites with his estranged 16-year-old daughter, and vows to protect her from the drug dealers who are trying to kill her. The daughter is played by Erin Moriarty, who portrayed Woody Harrelson’s daughter in HBO’s “True Detective.”

Elisabeth Rohm, William H. Macy and Diego Luna also star.

Why Not Productions produced. Wild Bunch launched international sales at Cannes.

Gibson and Andrew Garfield have been in talks to come on board World War II drama “Hacksaw Ridge.” If the deals go through, Gibson will direct the movie, based on the life of Desmond T. Doss, the first conscientious objector to win…

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Box Office Update: ‘Think Like A Man Too’ on audience’s brains with a $12.2 million Friday

Originally posted on Inside Movies:

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The box office continues to bow down to Kevin Hart. The comedian, already the cock of the walk with his Ride Along victory just five months ago, has another hit on his hands with Think Like a Man Too. The sequel to Steve Harvey’s best-selling relationship opus cruised to the #1 spot on Friday with a $12.2 million haul. (Take that, 23% score on Rotten Tomatoes!) The Tim Story-directed laffer, which also stars Michael Ealy, Regina Hall, and Meagan Good, follows the gang to Las Vegas for a wedding weekend. Think Like A Man Too played in 2,225 theaters and is on track to bring in opening weekend numbers comparable to the original’s $33.6 million bow in 2012.

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Idris Elba Invades Taraji P Henson’s Home In ‘No Good Deed’

Originally posted on 93.9 WKYS:

If you like to keep up on your movies, then you definitely should be on the lookout for this new fall movie, No Good Deed, starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson. I don’t want to spoil it, so just check out the trailer.

“No Good Deed” is set to bow Sept. 12.

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Quentin Tarantino Will Not Direct Western ‘Hateful Eight’ as His Next Film

Originally posted on Variety:

After the script to his latest pic “The Hateful Eight” leaked early, Quentin Tarantino has decided to not make his next directing assignment.

Deadline Hollywood broke the news in an interview with Tarantino and the report says the filmmaker already has an idea for his next script.

In the Deadline report, Tarantino says, ““I’m very, very depressed. I finished a script, a first draft, and I didn’t mean to shoot it until next winter, a year from now. I gave it to six people, and apparently it’s gotten out today.”

Tarantino is considering meeting with publishers in order to have the script turned into a novel.

“I’m going to publish it, and that’s it for now,” Tarantino said. “I give it out to six people and if I can’t trust them to that degree, then I have no desire to make it. I’ll publish it. I’m done. I’ll move…

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Ice Cube’s “Ride Along” Breaks Records + Gets Name On Good Year Blimp

Originally posted on AllHipHop:

Even saw the lights of the Goodyear Blimp
And it read “Ice Cube’s a Pimp”

(AllHipHop News) Only two days in and this week has been a great week for Ice Cube.

Ice Cube’s latest comedy film with Kevin Hart, Ride Along set box office record for highest opening weekend on Martin Luther King Jr holiday with $48.7 million in four days.

Yesterday (January 20th), in celebration of National Good Day Day, Goodyear placed his name on a blimp. The honor was also coupled with a $25,000 donation to the nonprofit organization, A Place Called Home.

Ice Cube’s upcoming album, Everything’s Corrupt is set to release on May 21st.

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