[video] Kong: Skull Island (starring Samuel L. Jackson, Eazy E, and Dr. Dre)

Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell  who played Dr. Dre and Eazy-E respectively,in the smash hit Straight Outta Compton star alongside  Samuel L. Jackson in yet another reboot of King Kong. Coming from the producers of Godzilla, most people in the Youtube comments believe this is the set up movie for King Kong vs. Godzilla. Guess we will have to see if this is any good first.

[video] THE HATEFUL EIGHT Official Trailer 2 (Quentin Tarantino, Samuel L. Jackson)

Tarantino who has been under fire as of late for speaking out against police brutality has a new movie dropping called the THE HATEFUL EIGHT starring Samuel Jackson.

In post-Civil War Wyoming, eight travelers try to find shelter during a blizzard but get involved in a plot of betrayal and deception. Quentin Tarantino‘s somewhat closed-room drama stars Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, Demian Bichir, and Channing Tatum,


[video] ‘CHI-RAQ’ A Spike Lee Joint [ Official Trailer ]

Straight up I would have preferred Michael B. Jordan in this role instead of Nick Cannon but I will check it out and see if he can pull it off.

A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago’s Southside creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world.

Director: Spike Lee

Stars: Nick Cannon, Teyonah Parris, Anya Engel-Adams, Samuel L. Jackson, Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Dave Chappelle

[video] OLDBOY (REDBAND TRAILER) Directed by Spike Lee

Spike Lee finally gets off the Knicks bench and comes back to directing movies.

An advertising executive is abruptly kidnapped and held hostage for 20 years in solitary confinement. When he is inexplicably released, he embarks on an obsessive mission to discover who orchestrated his bizarre and torturous punishment only to find he is still trapped in a web of conspiracy and torment

Spike Lee directs the story of a man, “an Old Boy” looking for who imprisoned him for twenty years..

Starring Josh Brolin, Samuel L. Jackson, Elizabeth Olsen and Sharlto Copley.

Wu Tang Preps Afro Samurai Soundtrack, Tour Dates


via HipHopDX

Wu Music Group and the RZA are readying the release of Afro Samurai: The Resurrection. This is the soundtrack to the second season of Afro Samurai, the animated show on Spike TV. The show is home to Samuel L. Jackson, who is the voice of the star character and music for the program is entirely composed by RZA.The soundtrack, which will be released in conjunction with the DVD for the series, boasts an impressive roster of guests. Sly Stone, Kool G Rap, Rah Digga, and Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s son Boy Jones all make appearances.
RZA’s acting will once again be on display very soon. The rapper, who has been in films such as American Gangster, will be working on a major motion picture with Judd Apatow, who is responsible for big screen hits like Superbad and The 40 Year Old Virgin.

The film, which also stars Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen and Leslie Mann, is titled Funny People. It is said to be about a star comedian’s near death experience and fans can expect for the flick to hit screens in the Summer of 2009. Continue reading

Exclusive : Soul Men Teaser Poster ft. Sam Jackson, Bernie Mack,& Issac Hayes

via Latino Review

Once again my favorite movie blog comes thru with the exclusive!!

We’ve been provided with the teaser poster for “Soul Men” starring the late king of comedy Bernie Mac, Samuel L. Jackson, Sean Hayes, Jennifer Coolidge, and soul legend Isaac Hayes.

The film is due out November 7th 2008.

Two former backup soul singers Louis (Samuel L. Jackson) and Floyd (Bernie Mac) travel cross country to perform at a tribute concert in honor of their famous former band leader. They haven’t spoken to each other in 20 years but reluctantly agree to travel together for the tribute performance. Both Jackson and Mac will do their own musical and dance performing in the film.

Glover Gets Behind Katrina Survivors Documentary

Source: Breitbart via NY Post

 DANNY Glover produced Sundance\'s Grand Prize-winning/standing ova tion-winning \"Trouble the Water,\" about the survival of a New Orleans rapper and her streetwise husband trapped by Katrina. Actor/producer Danny Glover, whose humanitarian awards include Lifetime Achievement from Amnesty International, is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.

Danny Glover, busy these days with filming a movie about Haitian revolution leader Toussaint Louverture with funding from controversial Venezeulan president Hugo Chavez, is also working on a documentary film from a couple from New Orleans.The film chronicles their survival of Hurricane Katrina. Cindy Adams reports:

April 18, 2008 — DANNY Glover produced Sundance’s Grand Prize-winning/standing ova tion-winning “Trouble the Water,” about the survival of a New Orleans rapper and her streetwise husband trapped by Katrina. Actor/producer Danny Glover, whose humanitarian awards include Lifetime Achievement from Amnesty International, is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
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