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A Newly Exhumed ‘Iron Man’ Deleted Scene Has Nick Fury Referencing Spider-Man And The X-Men

The X-Men won’t be joining the MCU for a while still, and Spider-Man’s time with the Avengers was but brief and beautiful. But a newly exhumed deleted scene from the original Iron Man reveals Marvel’s film division was optimistic from the get-go: An extended version of Nick Fury’s big speech at the tail end of […]

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Zion Williamson, Bill Russell, Giannis Antetokounmpo Among Those Honored at 2019 ESPYs

(L-R) Kobe Bryant, Bill Russell and a guest attend The 2019 ESPYs at Microsoft Theater on July 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.Photo: Rich Fury (Getty Images) On Wednesday night, some of the most celebrated athletes and entertainers converged at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to celebrate the year that was in professional sports […]

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Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard Joins Nets, Clippers for Big Reason Says Samuel L. Jackson

Getty Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors speaks with the media following his teams NBA Championship. Toronto Raptors All-Star, Kawhi Leonard is a two-time NBA Champion and two-time NBA Finals MVP after he and his bretheren defeated the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Leonard will be one of many free agents available during […]

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ABFF 2019: Shaft Highlights Toxic Masculinity, Wet Glitter, and Grits

Samuel L. Jackson, Richard Roundtree, and Jessie T. Usher in Shaft (2019)Screenshot: Warner Bros. Pictures (YouTube) They say no one understands Shaft but his woman. But, does Shaft even like women? Yes, he likes pussy, but I mean, as people? Well, the 2019 addition to the franchise challenges that notion a bit with a family […]

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Shaft Is Still Black AF, So We Played ‘Black Ass Game’

The Shaft franchise been black AF. After all, the first Shaft film was released in 1971, starring Richard Roundtree during the era of blaxploitation films. John Shaft “looked out for his brother man” and wore a huge ‘fro, turtleneck and a long leather jacket (a la the Black Panthers) while doing so. For any film […]

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Tiffany Haddish, Issa Rae Among Star-Studded Lineup of Presenters for 2019 NBA Awards

Image: Frazer Harrison/Kevin Winter (Getty Images) On Friday, Turner Sports and the NBA announced their star-studded lineup of presenters for the 2019 NBA Awards, which will take place on June 24 on TNT. And it looks like there will be an abundance of black excellence on stage to announce the winners over the course of […]

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She’s Gotta Have It Writer Responds to John Boyega Regarding ‘Trash’ Black Brits Scene

DeWanda Wise, in She’s Gotta Have It Photo: Courtesy of Netflix In the fifth episode of She’s Gotta Have It’s second season, titled, “SuperCaliFragiSexy,” Nola Darling (DeWanda Wise) and her new lust interest Olumide “Olu” Owoye (Michael Luwoye) are chillin’ on the couch discussing Black British actors’ impact on Hollywood. “Black British actors are better […]

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Let’s Count The Number Of Times Samuel L. Jackson Swears In The New ‘Shaft’ Trailer

[embedded content] Share This Video The new Shaft, the one that brings together three generations of gentlemen (Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher, and Richard Roundtree), with the last name Shaft, is rated R for “pervasive language, violence, sexual content, some drug material, and brief nudity.” A Samuel L. Jackson movie with “pervasive language”? Well, […]

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We Finally Know Who Was (And Wasn’t) Actually In A Particularly Emotional ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Scene

Marvel Studios WARNING: It’s been a month, but just in case, this article contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. Toward the end of the climactic final battle in Avengers: Endgame, Tony Stark manages to sneak the Infinity Stones away from Thanos and use them to dust the Mad Titan and his invading army. It’s a helluva […]

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