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  • Mellow Oyelowo! ‘Selma’ Interview

    Dec 20, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *David Oyelowo (pronounced – “oh-yellow-oh”) is a classically-trained stage actor who is working successfully and simultaneously in film, television and theater, and has quickly become one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents. He was recently nominated for a Golden Globe for his stirring performance as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the highly-anticipated, civil rights drama […]

  • Opening Genealogy Flood ‘Gates’ ~ Dr. Helps Celebs Discover Ancestors (Watch Trailer)

    Dec 16, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African-American Research at Harvard University. Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, literary scholar, journalist, cultural critic, and institution builder, Professor Gates has authored 17 books and created 14 documentary films, including “Finding Your Roots, season two,” now airing […]

  • EUR Book Review: ‘Justice While Black’

    Dec 14, 14 by Kam Williams Leave a comment

    *The August 9th fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri has focused global attention on the precarious safety of young African-American men… Brown is only the most recent addition to the tragic list of shootings of young, African-American men that have ignited media attention in recent years. But the fact is […]

  • EUR Film Review (by Kam Williams): ‘Nightcrawler’ – Watch

    Nov 1, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Petty thief Lou Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) was eking out a living selling stolen scrap metal to junkyards until the day he stumbled upon a legitimate line of work when he pulled over to assist a driver trapped in a fiery car crash. There, he was surprised to find ghoulish freelance journalists flocking to the scene […]

  • EUR Film Review (by Kam Williams): ‘Fury’

    Oct 17, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *It is April of 1945, and the Allies are making major inroads across the European theater. However, Adolf Hitler has responded to the attrition in the ranks of his army by exhorting women and children to take up arms in a desperate fight to the death. This is the state of affairs awaiting Don “Wardaddy” […]

  • EUR Film Review (by Kam Williams): ‘Dear White People’

    Oct 12, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The academics are tough enough at Winchester University, a mythical Ivy League institution. It’s too bad that black students there also have to worry about making themselves comfortable socially. That’s precisely the predicament we find a quartet of African-American undergrads facing at the point of departure of Dear White People, a sophisticated social satire marking […]