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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Trailer: The Fred Hampton Story is Headed to Sundance

Time for another great trailer for Judas and the Black Messiah, the film that tells the story of how the FBI targeted Black Panther leader Fred Hampton. Directed by Shaka King, Judas and the Black Messiah is expected to be an awards season contender, and the movie just got added to the 2021 Sundance Film Festival line-up to boot. The story focuses on how FBI informant William O’Neal (LaKeith Stanfield) infiltrated the Black Panthers to get close to Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya). Judas and the Bl...
Tags: Movies, Fbi, Warner Bros, Movie Trailers, Black Messiah, Warner Brothers, True Story, Black Panthers, Hampton, Judas, Fred Hampton, J Edgar Hoover, Berson, O'Neal, Shaka King, Daniel Kaluuya

Second Trailer for 'Judas and the Black Messiah' with Daniel Kaluuya

"Neutralize him by any means necessary." Warner Bros has unveiled a second trailer for Judas and the Black Messiah, which is now set to open in theaters + on HBO Max together starting in February. The movie has also been added as a last minute addition to the Sundance Film Festival, premiering at the end of the fest just a few weeks before it opens in theaters. The movie tells the true story of revolutionary Fred Hampton, played by Daniel Kaluuya, who has 21 years old when he was assassinate...
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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Has Best Oscar Qualities but Could Still Come up Short

With “Judas and the Black Messiah,” Warner Bros. (and now HBO Max) has the makings of a dynamic and refreshing awards contender on their hands. Knowing the tastes of Oscar voters, including the newer members that have changed the landscape of nominees and winners in the past few years, it could rally support in all […]
Tags: Awards, Oscars, Judas, Daniel Kaluuya, LAKEITH STANFIELD, HBO Max, Judas and the Black Messiah, Black Messiah Warner Bros

Daniel Kaluuya Submitted as Supporting Actor for ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

One of the final shoes to drop on the awards season is Shaka King’s “Judas and the Black Messiah.” Starring Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield, the official category submissions for the upcoming Oscars have been named. Kaluuya, who portrays Black Panther Party Chairman Fred Hampton, will campaign for best supporting actor while Stanfield, as FBI […]
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Warner Bros.’ Judas and the Black Messiah Sets 2021 Release Date

Warner Bros.’ Judas and the Black Messiah Sets 2021 Release Date Warner Bros. Pictures has finally set the release date for director Shaka King’s forthcoming biopic drama Judas and the Black Messiah after more than eight months since it was temporarily pulled from the studio’s release schedule. Originally scheduled for an August 21, 2020 release, the Daniel Kaluuya and LaKeith Stanfield-led film has now been pushed back to February 12, 2021, with a simultaneous premiere in theaters and on HB...
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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Rescheduled for Early 2021

Warner Bros. has rescheduled the release date for “Judas and the Black Messiah.” The historical biopic, starring Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield, will debut on Feb. 17, 2021. Prior to Tuesday night’s announcement, the studio had delayed the movie to early 2021 but hadn’t set an exact date. “Judas and the Black Messiah” was initially […]
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Boots Riley’s I’m a Virgo Starring Jharrel Jerome Acquired by Amazon

Boots Riley’s I’m a Virgo starring Jharrel Jerome acquired by Amazon Following his breakout success with the Lakeith Stanfield-led satire Sorry to Bother You, Boots Riley is coming back with a new coming-of-age comedy series I’m a Virgo led by Emmy winner Jharrel Jerome (When They See Us), which has just been acquired by Amazon Studios, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Series Reveals 20 New Cast Members PB = PB ...
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Female-Led ‘Plastic Man’ Movie in the Works at DC

As Warner Bros. continues to take interesting risks and push the envelope with its DC Comics-based movies, the company is now developing a film which puts a very interesting spin on a comics character. A new report says the studio has hired a writer for a Plastic Man movie, but the twist is that the film will feature a female lead. Will this work? Or is it too much of a – *puts on sunglasses* – stretch? Please, hold your applause for that amazing joke and read on to learn what we know about the...
Tags: Action/Adventure, Comic Book/Superhero, Warner Brothers, Cat Vasko, Plastic Man

‘Tom and Jerry’ and Other Warner Bros. Movies May Go to HBO Max; ‘The King’s Man’ Could Also Go to Streaming

Even though we’re on the verge of a coronavirus vaccine being released, the early months of 2021 still aren’t looking great for movie theaters getting back to normal operations. Some movies originally intended for release early next year have already shifted to later in the year, such as Ghostbusters: Afterlife and the Aretha Franklin biopic Respect, but studios are considering sending some releases from the first quarter of 2021 to streaming, such as the live-action/animated hybrid Tom and Jer...
Tags: 20th Century Fox, HBO Max, Release Dates, Warner Brothers, Everyone's Talking About Jamie, Godzilla vs. Kong, Judah and the Black Messiah, Mortal-Kombat, The King's Man, The Little Things, Tom And Jerry, Wonder Woman 1984

Netflix Western ‘The Harder They Fall’ Halting Production After a Positive COVID-19 Test

Along with a slew of enhanced safety protocols, it appears the new normal for Hollywood may be intermittent production delays due to the contagiousness of the coronavirus pandemic. Despite a number of extra precautions in place to help prevent the spread of coronavirus on the sets of movies and TV shows that are making their way back to production, it appears that studios may just have to accept that some people will still end up with coronavirus. Netflix is the latest to learn that lesson. The...
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Lakeith Stanfield: 7 Facts You Might Not Know About The Atlanta Star

And you thought his movies were weird...
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Netflix’s ‘The Harder They Fall’ Western Revenge Thriller Adds Regina King, Lakeith Stanfield & More

Before the coronavirus pandemic hit, Netflix was in production on The Harder They Fall, a new western revenge thriller starring Idris Elba and Jonathan Majors. But with Hollywood slowly figuring out how to safety get back to work, the movie is looking to get back in front of cameras soon, and they have an outstanding roster of new cast members that have just been announced. Regina King (Watchmen), Lakeith Stanfield (Sorry to Bother You), Delroy Lindo (Da 5 Bloods), and Zazie Beetz (Joker) are a...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, Jay Z, Western, Atlanta, Netflix, Thriller, Hobbs, Idris Elba, New Mexico, Jason Statham, Black, Samuel, Regina King

Netflix’s The Harder They Fall Adds Regina King, Lakeith Stanfield & More

Netflix’s The Harder They Fall Adds Regina King, Lakeith Stanfield & More According to Collider, Oscar, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk, Watchmen, Seven Seconds), Lakeith Stanfield (Knives Out, Sorry to Bother You, Judas and the Black Messiah), Emmy nominee Zazie Beetz (Atlanta, Deadpool 2, Invincible), Delroy Lindo (The Good Fight, Get Shorty), Edi Gathegi (X-Men: First Class), and RJ Cyler (Black Lightning) have all joined Netflix’s upcoming movie The H...
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‘Atlanta’ Seasons 3 and 4 to Begin Filming Early Next Year

Donald Glover‘s Emmy-winning FX series Atlanta is finally ramping back up next year. The critically acclaimed show was supposed to air its third season last year, but scheduling conflicts caused it to be pushed back. Since its stars, including Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz, and Lakeith Stanfield, have become some of the most in-demand actors working in Hollywood these days, it makes sense it’d be a bit tougher than usual to get all of their schedules to line up. Eventually plans change...
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LaKeith Stanfield Says He’s ‘OK’ After Instagram Posts Worry Fans

Some fretful fans were alarmed after the "Knives Out" star called reality "boring" and talked about hurting himself.

Timely trailer for Fred Hampton biopic 'Judas and the Black Messiah'

Judas and the Black Messiah examines Black Panther Fred Hampton's betrayal by William O'Neal, Hampton's bodyguard turned FBI informant. Hampton was a rising star in the revolutionary arm of the Civil Rights movement when he was killed in a police raid at age 21. Forensic evidence suggested that Hampton and others had been drugged by O'Neal the night before the deadly raid. According to Newsweek, O'Neal was placed in federal witness protection after his involvement with the FBI came to ligh...
Tags: Video, News, America, Fbi, Chicago, Civil Rights, Black Messiah, David Oyelowo, Black Panthers, Fred, Hampton, Judas, Panthers, Fred Hampton, Neal, Cynthia Erivo

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Trailer: This Might Be The Best Trailer You’ll See All Year

Judas and the Black Messiah tells the story of Fred Hampton, chairman of the Black Panther Party, and how he was betrayed by William O’Neal, a petty criminal forced by the FBI to infiltrate the Panthers and sow discord within Hampton’s movement. Daniel Kaluuya plays Hampton and LaKeith Stanfield is O’Neal, with Shaka King directing in his feature directorial debut and Ryan Coogler producing. And man oh man, is this one of the best trailers you’re going to watch this year. Judas and the Blac...
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First Trailer for JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH, Starring Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield

First look at the story of Black Panther Fred Hampton's assassination. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
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Judas and the Black Messiah Trailer Reunites Kaluuya & Stanfield

Judas and the Black Messiah trailer reunites Daniel Kaluuya & LaKeith Stanfield Warner Bros. Pictures has released the official trailer for director Shaka King’s forthcoming biographical drama film titled Judas and the Black Messiah, featuring the reunion of Get Out stars Daniel Kaluuya and LaKeith Stanfield as they portray the roles of Black Panther activists Fred Hampton and William O’Neal. Produced by Ryan Coogler, the film is scheduled to hit the theaters in 2021. Check out the video in ...
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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Director Defends Casting British Actor Daniel Kaluuya as U.S. Civil Rights Leader

“Judas and the Black Messiah” writer and director Shaka King has defended the casting of Daniel Kaluuya in the role of American civil rights leader Fred Hampton. The historical biopic, produced by Ryan Coogler and endorsed by Hampton’s son, Fred Hampton Jr, positions the British actor as the iconic leader of the Black Panther Party […]
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First Trailer for 'Judas and the Black Messiah' Starring Daniel Kaluuya

"You can murder a revolutionary, but you can't murder a revolution." This is a must watch trailer. Warner Bros has revealed the first full trailer for a movie called Judas and the Black Messiah, made by director Shaka King. The movie tells the true story of revolutionary Fred Hampton, played by Daniel Kaluuya, who has 21 years old when he was assassinated by the FBI, who had coerced a man named William O’Neal to help them silence him and the Black Panther Party. But they could not kill Fred ...
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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Trailer Features Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield (Watch)

Warner Bros. has released the official trailer for “Judas and the Black Messiah,” a biopic about the assassination of Black Panther Party leader Fred Hampton. Directed by Shaka King, the film stars Oscar-nominated actor Daniel Kaluuya as Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and Lakeith Stanfield as William O’Neal, a […]
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Whitney Houston Biopic in the Works from ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Screenwriter and ‘The Photograph’ Director

Following the box office success and awards acclaim of Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman, another biopic about a legendary singer is in the works, this time focusing on the iconic Whitney Houston. The Whitney Houston Estate is teaming up with Primary Wave and legendary Grammy-winning music producer Clive Davis for a biopic called I Wanna Dance With Somebody, lifted from the singer’s chart-topping single from her 1987 album Whitney. Since Bohemian Rhapsody kickstarted this new wave of superstar si...
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Uncut Gems Coming To Netflix in May!

Uncut Gems coming to Netflix in May! This is it. This is how Netflix wins. According to Entertainment Weekly, the streaming service has revealed that amongst the titles coming to the streaming service in May is the A24 acclaimed thriller Uncut Gems featuring an against-type performance from Adam Sandler (Murder Mystery)! RELATED: Uncut Gems Review Uncut Gems is set in the Diamond District of New York City and follows the story of a jewelry store owner (Sandler) with a gambling addiction wh...
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Mondo Has Released a Vinyl Version of the ‘Sorry to Bother You’ Soundtrack

Boots Riley – the director of 2018’s sharp, funny, indie hit Sorry to Bother You – also serves as the frontman for a radical band called The Coup, a simmering blend of musical styles and revolutionary politics. That group has been releasing albums since the early 1990s, and they also provided the soundtrack for Riley’s movie. (Well, technically, they provided two soundtracks, but we’ll get to that in a minute.) Now the film’s soundtrack has been released on vinyl thanks to Mondo and Interscope ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Drama, Vinyl, Oakland, Janelle Monae, Cool Stuff, Mondo, Independent, Boots Riley, Riley, Interscope Records, Annapurna Pictures, Soundtracks, Anitra, The Coup

Mondo Unveils Sorry to Bother You Vinyl Soundtrack Album

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Mondo unveils Sorry to Bother You vinyl soundtrack album It’s been two years since Boots Riley’s acclaimed dark comedy Sorry to Bother You hit theaters and now Mondo has revealed that, in partnership with Interscope Records, it is releasing a vinyl version of the film’ soundtrack album performed by Riley’s music group The Coup! RELATED: Mondo Drops New Godzilla Gallery Collection Set in an alternate present-day version of Oakland, Sorry to Bother You follows telemarket...
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The Photograph Blu-ray and Digital Release Dates Revealed!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Photograph Blu-ray and digital release dates revealed! Following the film’s theatrical release last February, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment has officially announced the full details and release dates for The Photograph Blu-ray and Digital HD release. The Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield-led romantic drama film is scheduled to be released April 28 on digital platforms and on Blu-ray and DVD May 12. Check out the full art for the Blu-ray copy below! Pre-order you...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Atlanta, Jesus, Blu-ray, Dvd, Larry Wilmore, Rian Johnson, Universal Pictures, Blu, Rae, Courtney B Vance, Issa Rae, ComingSoon, Movie News, Stella Meghie

What’s the state of black film today? These experts explore the range of African-American movie achievements

Melvin Van Peebles had directed a few short films in the late ’50s when he left San Francisco for Hollywood with the goal of trading his day job on a cable car for a career behind the camera. “They said, ‘We don’t need cable car operators as film directors,’” said his son Mario Van Peebles, a second-generation filmmaker, as he introduced a newly restored version of his father’s first feature “The Story of a Three-Day Pass” at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 16. “He said, ‘No,...
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Filmmaker Stella Meghie on Crafting ‘The Photograph’ and Being a ‘Romance Film Nerd’

Stella Meghie loves love. And she’s currently feeling a lot of it. As “Sonic the Hedgehog” soared to number one over Presidents’ Day weekend, “The Photograph” made a solid $13 million. Catching up with Meghie early Saturday morning after the film’s debut, the writer/director/executive producer admitted she’d been looking at the numbers. “I’m grateful people […]
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Sonic the Hedgehog Sprints to First Place at the Box Office!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Sonic the Hedgehog Sprints to First Place at the Box Office! Paramount Pictures’ Sonic the Hedgehog shot like Cupid’s Arrow to #1 at the Valentine’s Day Weekend box office with a $57 million three day debut and a $68 million estimated four day. The impressive debut speeds past last year’s Pokémon Detective Pikachu to crown Sonic for the biggest opening ever for a video game movie. This is a huge win for Paramount and director Jeff Fowler, who took the poisonous response to...
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