films

Here’s Your First Look at Idris Elba as the Badass Gunslinger in ‘The Dark Tower’

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Idris looks pretty badass just about any time of the day, but photos of the British actor on the set of The Dark Tower emerged and we’re so ready to see him flex his Wild Wild West gunslinging skills. Based on the fictional series by Stephen King, here’s...

Years Before Marvel’s First Black Superhero Movie Drops, Twitter Celebrates with #BlackPantherSoLit

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After news broke that Michael B. Jordan would be joining director Ryan Coogler, Chadwick Boseman, and possibly Lupita Nyong’o, in Marvel’s upcoming Black Panther film, Black Twitter celebrated the news with the genius hashtag #BlackPantherSoLit. While the film, about Marvel’s first Black superhero, T’Challa (the Black Panther), isn’t...

Harriet Tubman’s Life Is Headed to the Big Screen

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Harriet Tubman is having a moment, nearly two hundred years after she was born. Last week we learned her likeness will appear on the new $20 bill, her New York home could become a national park, and Viola Davis is also working on a film...

Watch: Black Love is in Bloom in Trailer for ‘Southside With You’

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A Black love story that doesn’t involve slavery, struggle, or somebody getting shot? We can’t wait to see this! Here’s the rundown: Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, Southside With You recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate...

Actor Looks Eerily Similar to Tupac In First Footage of ‘All Eyez On Me’ Biopic

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After years of delays, and even a nasty lawsuit, Tupac Amaru Shakur’s life is finally getting the big screen treatment. Production on All Eyez On Me, an upcoming biopic on Tupac just wrapped filming, and we also have our first look at the lead actor tasked with bringing...

Here’s Your First Look at Regina Hall & Morris Chestnut’s New Thriller ‘When the Bough Breaks’

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Best Man alums Regina Hall and Morris Chestnut are teaming up again, only this time it isn’t for another fun-filled comedy. Later this fall the pair will appear in a psychological thriller called When the Bough Breaks.  In the film, Hall and Chestnut play John and Laura Taylor, a married...