Tyler Perry’s final Madea release was not enough to unseat Universal’s “How to Train Your Dragon” trilogy-ender at the box office this weekend. “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” maintained the top spot after two weekends at the box office, adding $30 million for a cumulative $97.7 million, according to estimates from measurement… Read More Box office: ‘Madea Family Funeral’ overperforms; ‘Green Book’ surges after best picture win
NEW YORK >> First-time documentary filmmakers Tina Brown and Dyana Winkler lugged their cameras to Central Park in New York one day to capture the last few people still passionate about roller skating. Rinks across the country were gone. The activity seemed dead. “We were shooting a piece about what we thought was the end… Read More Rolling in the deep: HBO film looks at roller skate culture
More Shaft than you can handle. Only in theaters June 14!
The 91st Annual Academy Awards will air Feb. 24 on ABC. The Academy unveiled its 2019 Oscar nominations early Tuesday morning, with The Favourite and Roma leading all films with 10 nods apiece. Both movies are nominated for best picture for the 91st Oscars alongside BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, Bohemian Rhapsody, Green Book, A Star Is… Read More Oscars: ‘Roma,’ ‘Favourite’ Top Nominations With 10 Apiece
In 2018, YOU was one of the most slept on—and most fun—shows of the year. It premiered in September, on a regular degular cable channel, Lifetime, and the season one finale aired a staggering nine weeks later in mid-November, a release and rollout straight out of 2011. One short week into 2019, though, anyone who wasn’t… Read More Thanks to Netflix, ‘YOU,’ a Show From 2018, Is 2019’s First Hit
Meet the 20 up-and-comers — from ‘Black Panther’ star Letitia Wright and ‘Sharp Objects’ standout Eliza Scanlen — whom everyone in the industry is clamoring to work with. From Killing Eve star Jodie Comer to Sharp Objects breakout Eliza Scalen, this year’s crop of Next Gen talent offers a snapshot of Hollywood’s most promising young… Read More Next Gen Talent 2018: Hollywood’s Rising Young Stars Revealed
Barry Jenkins’ follow-up to Moonlight is an adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel. It confirms the director as one of the most talented working today, writes Caryn James. After Moonlight won best picture at the 2017 Academy Awards, director Barry Jenkins used his leverage to bring a long-standing dream of his to life: to adapt James… Read More Film Review: If Beale Street Could Talk
Shadow and Act has an exclusive clip from the upcoming film from Tyler Perry, Nobody’s Fool. The clip features an interaction between Frank (Omari Hardwick) and Danica (Tika Sumpter). Here’s the film’s official description: Trying to get back on her feet, wild child Tanya (Tiffany Haddish) looks to her buttoned-up, by the book sister Danica (Sumpter)… Read More Exclusive: Watch Sparks Fly Between Omari Hardwick and Tika Sumpter In New Clip From ‘Nobody’s Fool’