Category Archives: Movies

Ava DuVernay, Director: “We (BLACK People) Don’t Need to be Saved by Anyone”

Watch interview here.   Transcript of  60 Minute  Bob Simon interview  With Ava Duvernay This is the real life version of what happened at the foot of that bridge, described in 1965 by CBS News correspondent Bill Stout. Bill Stout: … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread- Denzel Washington Week

Denzel and his family. Personal life[edit] On June 25, 1983, Washington married Pauletta Pearson, whom he met on the set of his first screen work, the television film Wilma. The couple have four children: John David (b. July 28, 1984), … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread-Denzel Washington Week

More with Denzel Washington. 2000s[edit] In 2000, Washington appeared in the Disney film Remember the Titans which grossed over $100 million in the U.S.[18] When Washington won a Golden Globe award for Best Actor in a Dramatic Movie in 2000, … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread- Denzel Washington Week

I thought we could spend this week with Denzel Washington. Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor and filmmaker. Washington has received much critical acclaim for his film work since the 1990s, including his portrayals … Continue reading

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The Oscars’ REAL Game | As Told by “ELIIHASS” 3 Chics’ Commenter

WHITE-OUT at the Oscars in 2015, first time in 20 years. Golden Oscar for… WHITE HOLLYWOOD From 3 Chics Commenter eliihass: “Let’s face it, Hollywood like Donald Trump, likes its “blacks” beholden, cloying, entertaining, clownish, suck-uppy, ass-kissy, not too smart … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

In loving memory of Gospel great, Mr. Andrae Crouch. The Promise Soon And Very Soon And “SELMA” Must see movie… MUST.SEE

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Video Highlights | 2014 Kennedy Center Honors

Tonight CBS airs the 2014 Kennedy Centers Honors at 9 p.m.ET/8 p.m. CT.  Watch it here.   This year’s honorees are: Lilly Tomlin Al Green Tom Hanks Sting Patricia McBride Mavis Staples and Sam Moore, took folks in the KC … Continue reading

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