A story about identity, brotherhood and the courage it takes to live life on your own terms in an uncompromising world. Mo is a young boy growing up in a traditional Egyptian household, but beyond the front door of the family’s modest London flat is a completely different world — the streets of Hackney. The impressionable Mo idolizes his handsome older brother Rashid and wants to follow is his footsteps. However, Rashid, a charismatic and shrewd member of a local gang, wants […]
An 11-year-old boy gets a crash course in what it means to be a man when he spends a day with the uncle he idolizes in LUV, a poignant and gritty coming-of-age story featuring standout performances by Common, Danny Glover, Dennis Haysbert, Charles S. Dutton and newcomer Michael Rainey Jr. With his mother in rehab and his father out of the picture, young Woody Watson (Michael Rainey Jr.) lives with his grandmother (Lonette McKee) in suburban Baltimore and longs for his family […]
Check out the photoshoot trailer for the up and coming UK “URBAN” reality show Clubland UK. [Thanks Lorraine] “I’m just that lighty. Love me or hate me Marmite baby” *shaking my head* Yeah.. this looks like it’s going to be inspiring..
Alex Cross” follows the homicide detective/psychologist (Tyler Perry), from the worldwide best-selling novels by James Patterson, as he meets his match in a serial killer (Matthew Fox). The two face off in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse, but when the mission gets personal, Cross is pushed to the edge of his moral and psychological limits in this taut and exciting action thriller. … Well this is a change from the usual roles Tyler plays in his movies….
“Woolwich Boys” marks the feature film debut of Commonwealth Film Award Winner, Anthony Abuah. Woolwich Boys is a feature film that focuses on the lives of four Nigerian friends, who embark on a life of ‘419’ fraud crime between 2003/04. Based on true events, the story is focused on the metoric rise of ‘Wale’, a teenager who has recently arrived in Britain from Nigeria. When he is unable to complete his studies, he is enticed into a life of crime. The cast includes […]
Ill Manors is the debut film from rapper turned “Soul singer” and back to rapper again Plan B. .. Oh surprise surprise Revolver Entertainment are behind this film *rolls eyes*. Ill Manors will be released in cinema’s nationwide on June 6th. Watch the Ill Manors music video below. .. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?
I really liked the first film so look forward to watching this. If you are a fan of 1980s action films then you will love this. The Expendables 2 stars Slyvestor Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Bruce Willis and Jean Claude Van Damme. [Thanks LD]
VICTIM – A new “URBAN” thriller about the consequences of crime, and how one young person will finally escape from this dangerous trap. … Opens in cinemas June 8th. They finished making this film while Noah was still building the arc. I didn’t think it would ever receive a cinema release date.
SOMETHING FROM NOTHING: THE ART OF RAP is a feature length performance documentary film about the runaway juggernaut that is Rap music. At the wheel of this unstoppable beast is the film’s director and interviewer Ice-T. Ice-T takes us on a deeply personal journey to uncover how this music of the street has grown to dominate the world. Along the way Ice-T meets some of the remarkable superstars of Rap, from Eminem to Dr Dre, to Snoop Dogg and Kanye West. He […]
Shania, a street smart runner, develops an intense rivalry with ambitious middle class Lisa and their two world’s collide on the athletics track. Fast Girls stars Lily James, Noel Clarke and Lenora Crichlow. …. Just in time for the 2012 Olympics! Noel Clarke also co-wrote the script and last year asked this question via Twitter “Are there enough girls of colour in TV and film?” followed by “Fast Girls is gonna fix that”. ( Click HERE to read the original post and […]