Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Why ‘Get Out’ Is ‘Invasion of the Black Body Snatchers’ for the Trump Era

I recently watched the highly entertaining thriller Get Out and the deeply disturbing documentary I Am Not Your Negro. Turns out they’re the same movie. They both deal with the subjugation of the unpopular voice – whether black, female, gay, Muslim, Jewish or immigrant – through the enslavement of the body.

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‘The Disaster Artist’: Film Review | SXSW 2017

For the uninitiated, an oddly-accented man named Tommy Wiseau wrote, directed, financed and starred in a film called The Room, which opened in two Los Angeles theaters back in June of 2003, grossing all of about $1,200.

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Sundance Hot List: 17 Movies That Will Sell

Last year was certainly an anomaly with The Birth of a Nation selling for $17.5 million at the festival. Though history won’t likely repeat itself this year, there will still be plenty of action on the buyer front and bidding wars afoot.

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‘Hidden Figures,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Rogue One’ Among Art Directors Guild Award Nominees

The Art Directors Guild has announced the nominees for its 21stannual Excellence in Production Design Awards, which will be held Feb. 11 at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood and Highland. The guild recognizes work in three motion picture categories: period, fantasy and contemporary film.

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Watch: 7 Painfully Awkward Minutes With Jerry Lewis

The Hollywood Reporter set out to interview 10 nonagenarians in the business – people in their 90s and beyond still vital and working – and nine of them went great. One was a train wreck.

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Tom Arnold: I Have “Racist” Trump Outtakes From ‘The Apprentice’

Tom Arnold claims he has unreleased outtakes of Donald Trump using racially inflammatory language including “every offensive, racist thing ever” recorded when the president-elect was the star of The Apprentice. The actor-comedian made the revelation on Dori Monson’s KIRO Radio show, and further claimed the tapes had Trump using all manner of foul language as well as calling his son a “retard.”

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Ice Cube Inks Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV and Fox 21

Ice Cube is setting up shop at Fox. The rapper, actor, director and producer has signed a two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV and Fox 21 TV Studios, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Under the pact, Cube has tapped his longtime manager, Jeff Kwatinetz, to run television production at his Cube Vision banner.

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Ringside With Steve Bannon at Trump Tower as the President-Elect’s Strategist Plots “An Entirely New Political Movement” (Exclusive)

In late summer when I went up to see Steve Bannon, recently named CEO of the Donald Trump presidential campaign, in his office at Trump Tower in New York, he outlined a preposterous-sounding scenario. Trump, he said, would do surprisingly well among women, Hispanics and African-Americans, in addition to working men, and hence take Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan – and therefore the election.

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A ‘Borat’ Writer’s Plea to Millennials: Make Trump Fake Again (Guest Column)

This isn’t the time to register your silent protest, contends film and TV writer Peter Baynham in a (NSFW!) column. It’s maybe not even the time to be right. When the ship is threatening to sink, you don’t have a choice of lifeboats.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin Grants Steven Seagal Citizenship

Russia has granted citizenship to Steven Seagal via a decree from president Vladimir Putin, published on the Kremlin’s official web site on Thursday. “He has made requests about citizenship for a long time and quite persistently,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying by news agency RIA Novosti.

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