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  • THE (04-27-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “Just when the caterpillar thought the world was […]

  • BET Premieres Book of Negroes

    Feb 17, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby 3 Comments

    *BET kicked off the mini-series “The Book of Negroes“ Monday night with a stunning debut by Shailyn Pierre-Dixon as the young Aminata, whose riveting performance set the tone for the gracious and fiercely potent Aunjanue Ellis as the adult Aminata Diallo. Ms. Ellis added beauty, fluidity and seething bravery to every realistic and detailed account of the woman’s life […]

  • The Film Strip’s 2014 Top Ten Films

    Jan 2, 15 by Marie Moore Leave a comment

    *In comparison to previous years, 2014 was a good year for black filmmakers. Not only were there more films, but the bulk of movies stood out. The Film Strip Top Ten films of 2014 are: 1.  Selma “Selma,” directed by Ava DuVernay, chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

  • The FilmStrip: ‘Selma’ Interviews Reveal Seething Racial Issues that Still Exist

    Dec 26, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment

    *Not since Denzel Washington embodied “Malcolm X” has there been such a transformation in characterization on the screen as there is with David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King in “Selma.” The public is well aware of Martin Luther King, Jr. but after seeing his life portrayed in “Selma,” the magnitude of his accomplishments will […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Selma Reminds Us of the Cost of Freedom

    Dec 25, 14 by Eunice Moseley 2 Comments

    Paramount Picture’s Selma reminds us of the cost of freedom, stars David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King, Jr. *British actor David Oyelowo (Rise of the Planet of the Apes) does a stellar job as Martin Luther King Jr. in Paramount Pictures’ presentation of Selma, a drama based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Lisa Gay Hamilton stars in Life of a King, with Cuba Gooding, Jr.

    Jan 23, 14 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment

    Lisa Gay Hamilton co-stars in Jake Goldberger’s’ drama Life of a King, starring Cuba Gooding, Jr. *Film director Jake Goldberger’s “Life of a King” starring Cuba Gooding, Jr. as Eugene Brown an ex-con using the game of chess to help inner city youth with the concept of making the right choice is in theaters now. […]