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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
Kaley Cuoco Stars in Millennial Generation's Trendy Variation on "The Big Chill"
Stallone Assembles Cast of Fight Icons for Mother of All Buddy Flicks
'11/04/18' Documentary Revisits Historic Presidential Election of 2008
'Amour:' Undying Love Poignantly Chronicled in Oscar-Winning Foreign Film DVD
'Battle L.A.' Is an Entertaining, Two-Hour Salute to the American Military
'Big Words:' Rap Group Reunites on 2008 Election Day in Dream Deferred Drama
'Black Swan' Is a Harrowing Psychological Thriller
'Fast Five' Delivers High-Energy, High-Octane Mayhem
'First Class' Prequel Reveals Roots of the X-Men's Superpowers
'Fruitvale Station:' Bittersweet Biopic Recounts Final Hours in Oscar Grant's Life
'Funny People' Sandler Stars in Bittersweet Buddy Flick As Terminally-Ill Comic
'Go for Sisters:' Frantic Mom Enlists Help in Search for Son in South of the Border Whodunit
'How to Make Money Selling Drugs:' Tongue-In-Cheek Documentary Offers Tips on Dealing
'I Will Follow' Adds Breath of Fresh Air to Black Melodramas
'Lee Daniels' the Butler:' Two-Time Oscar-Nominee Talks About His Latest Offering
'Long Lost Movie' Gives a New Perspective to 1970s Muhammad Ali
'Louder Than a Bomb' Chronicles Windy City Poetry Slam
'Pacific Rim:' Giant Robots Vs. Subterranean Sea Monsters in Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Showdown
'Prisoners:' Parents and Police Search for Kidnapped Kids in Mesmerizing, Multi-Layered Mystery
'Rising from Ashes:' Bike Racing Documentary Chronicles Rise of Rwanda Cycling Team
'Sweet Dreams': Rwandan Reconciliation Documentary Chronicles Female Drumming Troupe
'The Conjuring:' Paranormal Investigation Revisited in Fact-Based Horror Flick
'This Is the End:' Celebrities Play Themselves in Zany Apocalyptic Comedy
'World War Z:' Horror Flick Pits Pitt Vs. Zombies in Dire Planetary Scenario
‘Wake of Vanport 2’ To Be Screened Sunday
‘When They Call You a Terrorist’
"The Best Man Holiday" Film Review by Kam Williams
2018 Oscar Recap: Diversity-Themed Evening Celebrates Inclusion in Hollywood
42: Out in DVD, Baseball Biopic Recounts Jackie Robinson's Historic Life
African American Critics: Top 10 Movies of 2013
Aldis Hodge: The “Underground / Hidden Figures” Interview
American Masters: The Boomer List Premieres Sept. 23
Amirah Vann: The “Underground” Interview
Anthony Mackie: The 'Pain & Gain' Interview
Argo Wins Best Picture While Life of Pi Lands the Most Awards
Atmospheric Academy Award-Nominee Released on DVD
Beloved Maryland Teen Drowns in Clackamas River
Bidder 70: Eco-Documentary Chronicles Trials and Tribulations of Selfless Planetary Patriot
Biggie Smalls Bio-Pic Arrives on DVD
Billionaire Makes HIV/AIDS Documentary
Black Panther Period Piece 'Night Catches Us' on DVD
Blacktrospective 2009: Kam's Annual Assessment of the Best (And Worst) in Black Cinema
Book Review of (1)ne Drop: Shifting the Lens on Race
Book Review: '331 Innings'
Book Review: ‘Blood Brothers’ Tells Story of How Cassius Clay Became Muhammed Ali
Book Review: ‘My Grandmother’s Hands’
Book Review: ‘We Were Eight Years in Power’
Book Review: “A Perilous Path: Talking Race, Inequality and the Law”
Book Review: “Jack Strong Takes a Stand”
Book Review: “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America”
Book Review: Clean Design: Wellness for Your Lifestyle
Book Review: ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror
Book Review: More Than A Score
Book Review: The Justice Imperative by Brian E. Moran, Esq.
Book Review: The Loneliness of the Black Republican
Bovine Steals the Scene in Whimsical WWII Fairytale
Bow Wow's Big Happy Bark Better Than His Bite
Brilliant Directorial Debut Deconstructs a Failed Romance
Bruce Lee's Mentor Returns in Kung Fu Powerhouse 'Ip Man 2'
Cameron Diaz Plays Misbehaving Schoolmarm in Raunchy 'Bad Teacher'
Celebrity Interview Rochelle Aytes
Celebrity Interview: Ava DuVernay on 'Selma'
Celebrity Interview: Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Cobblestone Magazine Launches Rap Into History Challenge
Concussion DVD Review by Kam Williams
Cory Hardrict: The “Destined” Interview
Couples Deal with Relationship Drama in Biological Clock Comedy
Craig Robinson: The 'Peeples' Interview
Critic, Filmmaker David Walker Says Tenacity, Talent Is Key
Crowe and Mirren Co-Star in Action-Oriented, Political Potboiler
Damning DVD Recalls Rise and Fall of Legendary GOP Hatchet Man
Dante James: The 'Huey P. Newton Documentary' Interview
Daryle Lamont Jenkins: The Charlottesville Interview
Decriminalization Documentary Extols Virtues of Legalizing Marijuana
Denzel's 'Unstoppable' Runaway Train Thriller Released on DVD
Diet Documentary 'Forks Over Knives' Advocates Virtues of Vegetarianism
Disgraced Attorney Seeks Redemption in Riveting 'Lincoln Lawyer'
Divorcee Embarks on Spiritual Sojourn in Eat, Pray, Love
Documentary Chronicles Supreme Court Case Legalizing Interracial Marriage
Don Lemon: Anchoring the National Conversation on Race
Dr. Gates' 'Black in Latin America' Released on DVD
Dramatization Revisits Infamous Case of Racial Profiling and Malicious Prosecution in Texas
DVD Asks: Does the GOP Even Want the Black Vote?
DVD Review: '21 Jump Street'
DVD Review: '35 & Ticking'
DVD Review: 'An American Affair'
DVD Review: 'Angels & Demons'
DVD Review: 'Bring It on 5: Fight to the Finish'
DVD Review: 'Drag Me to Hell'
DVD Review: 'Examined Life'
DVD Review: 'I Can Do Bad All by Myself'
DVD Review: 'Inglourious Basterds'
DVD Review: 'Miss March'
DVD Review: 'My Reincarnation'
DVD Review: 'Pray the Devil Back to Hell\"
DVD Review: 'Red Tails'
DVD Review: 'Reel Injun'
DVD Review: 'Steppin' the Movie'
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