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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The Belly of the Beatsthat special R&B/Rap sound we loved so much from the 90s. He's produced with a
The Belly of the Beats
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
that special R&B/Rap sound we loved so much from the 90s. He's produced with a variety of Thai hip hop artists from Southside, UrboyTJ to a lot of underground artists from Rapisnow, as well rappers from his own crew and label, 93Flow. The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Beats. Breaks. BOOM, UNST, SHAKE.that special R&B/Rap sound we loved so much from the 90s. He's produced with a
Beats. Breaks. BOOM, UNST, SHAKE.
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
that special R&B/Rap sound we loved so much from the 90s. He's produced with a variety of Thai Hip Hop artists from Southside, UrboyTJ to a lot of underground artists from Rapisnow, as well rappers from his own crew and label, 93Flow. The... Read more
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Slate
How Jackie and Barry Both Shore Up and Subvert the Important Person Biopic Templateby Slate. Images by Black Bear Pictures and Fox Searchlight Pictures. Biopics
How Jackie and Barry Both Shore Up and Subvert the Important Person Biopic Template
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
by Slate. Images by Black Bear Pictures and Fox Searchlight Pictures. Biopics are the prestige-movie version of franchise films, so it’s not surprising that the Toronto International Film Festival, which among other things serves as the unofficial... Read more
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Black Press USA
Black Films and Artists Triumph at 2016 Toronto International Film FestivalBy Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) For 41 years the Toronto Internati
Black Films and Artists Triumph at 2016 Toronto International Film Festival
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) For 41 years the Toronto International Film Festival has attracted the world’s best films and built and audience. At the 2016 festival, 480,000 film lovers filled seats, screened movies and experienced the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Netflix buys that other Obama movie, Barry, at Toronto Film Festivalenough of the 44th president? Don't worry, there's an app for that. Netflix ju
Netflix buys that other Obama movie, Barry, at Toronto Film Festival
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
enough of the 44th president? Don't worry, there's an app for that. Netflix just bought the worldwide rights to Barry, the film about a young Barack Obama that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last week, according to Deadline... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Toronto Confirms It — 2016 May Be a Good Year for Movies After AllFord proves he's the real deal, a Chilean director nails Jackie Kennedy's grief
Critic's Notebook: Toronto Confirms It — 2016 May Be a Good Year for Movies After All
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Ford proves he's the real deal, a Chilean director nails Jackie Kennedy's grief, no one can resist 'La La Land' and a new film about a young Barack Obama is a very pleasant surprise. At last all the moaning and groaning — my own included — about... Read more
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Breitbart
Netflix Acquires Young Barack Obama Movie 'Barry'SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to Barry, a f
Netflix Acquires Young Barack Obama Movie 'Barry'
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to Barry, a film about a formative year in the life of a young Barack Obama, following its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival this month. According to Deadline, the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Young Barack Obama Film 'Barry' Goes to NetflixVikram Ghandhi's film looks at the furture president's college years. Netflix
Young Barack Obama Film 'Barry' Goes to Netflix
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Vikram Ghandhi's film looks at the furture president's college years. Netflix has taken worldwide rights to Barry, Vikram Ghandhi's film about the young Barack Obama, which had its world premiere last week at the Toronto International Film Festival.... Read more
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Variety
Netflix Buys Young Barack Obama Movie ‘Barry’“Set in 1981, when Obama was a 20-year-old college student who moved to New Yor
Netflix Buys Young Barack Obama Movie ‘Barry’
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
“Set in 1981, when Obama was a 20-year-old college student who moved to New York to transfer to Columbia University, the film is rooted in the murky, drifting, sleep-late-and-get-stoned-and-do-whatever nature of college life that the movies... Read more
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Variety
10 Best Movies of the 2016 Toronto Film FestivalAs the Toronto International Film Festival comes to a close, our critics choose
10 Best Movies of the 2016 Toronto Film Festival
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
As the Toronto International Film Festival comes to a close, our critics choose the 10 best movies (out of a whopping 296 features) unspooled this year. From Damien Chazelle’s magical musical “La La Land” to Barry Jenkins’ intense coming-of-age drama... Read more
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Animation World Network
Joel Edgerton, Lucy Liu, Daisy Ridley & Parker Sawyers to Present at 2016 Student Academy AwardsSamuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The awards ceremony caps a week of ind
Joel Edgerton, Lucy Liu, Daisy Ridley & Parker Sawyers to Present at 2016 Student Academy Awards
Animation World Network / Posted 11 days ago
Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The awards ceremony caps a week of industry activities for the 17 winning student filmmakers from the U.S. and abroad. Edgerton is an Australian actor whose films include Kinky Boots (2005), Animal Kingdom... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Press Advisory: 600+ Campaign Nonviolence Events Across USA Next Week!organized by www.CampaignNonviolence.org • A Chicago priest will lead thousands
Press Advisory: 600+ Campaign Nonviolence Events Across USA Next Week!
CommonDreams.org / Posted 11 days ago
organized by www.CampaignNonviolence.org • A Chicago priest will lead thousands marching against gun violence in the Southside. • Thousands are coming together in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina in a “week of nonviolence” to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How Barack Obama’s college days became a hot TIFF movieHollywood often overlaps itself. Consider how many similar films are unwittingl
How Barack Obama’s college days became a hot TIFF movie
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Hollywood often overlaps itself. Consider how many similar films are unwittingly produced at the same time by different creative teams – two asteroid movies (Armageddon and Deep Impact), two volcano movies (Dante’s Peak and Volcano), two White... Read more
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Variety
Toronto Film Festival Lineup Filled With Big-Issue Movies Like ‘Deepwater Horizon’Can political clickbait become box office bait? With a huge wave of issue-based
Toronto Film Festival Lineup Filled With Big-Issue Movies Like ‘Deepwater Horizon’
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
Can political clickbait become box office bait? With a huge wave of issue-based films premiering at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival that are torn from the headlines, Hollywood is about to find out. This year’s TIFF will be an unofficial test market... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Don't Breathe' Winning with Huge $19M, But Plenty of Labor Day Casualties'Hands of Stone' and 'Morgan' are DOA, while Venice Film Festival entry 'The Li
'Don't Breathe' Winning with Huge $19M, But Plenty of Labor Day Casualties
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
'Hands of Stone' and 'Morgan' are DOA, while Venice Film Festival entry 'The Light Between Oceans' can't find its way; elsewhere, Obama date movie 'Southside With You' struggles badly in its second weekend while 'Hell or High Water' becomes the... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
'Don't Breathe' To Lead Labor Day Weekend Over 'Morgan' & 'Light Between Oceans'safe to expect last weekend's champ, Screen Gems' Don't Breathe, to score anoth
'Don't Breathe' To Lead Labor Day Weekend Over 'Morgan' & 'Light Between Oceans'
Box Office Mojo / Posted 24 days ago
safe to expect last weekend's champ, Screen Gems' Don't Breathe, to score another number one finish. The horror/thriller film delivered an outstanding $26.4 million opening last weekend to go along with an 87% RottenTomatoes score and a "B+"... Read more
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Black Press USA
Southside With YouBy Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “Thought he was just another smoot
Southside With You
Black Press USA / Posted 24 days ago
By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “Thought he was just another smooth talking brother?” says an inquisitive Chicago mom. She’s repeating the words her daughter used to describe a colleague she’s meeting for a first date. Never have eight... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama First Date Movie 'Southside With You' Gets Stood Up at Box OfficeBreathe finally unseated Suicide Squad for a first-place finish at the box offi
Obama First Date Movie 'Southside With You' Gets Stood Up at Box Office
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
Breathe finally unseated Suicide Squad for a first-place finish at the box office this weekend as Obama first date biopic Southside With You faltered in limited release and Roberto Duran boxing drama Hands of Stone fared decently ahead of its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chrissy Teigen, Ashley Graham heat up Coney Island at the fan festivalagain as she and husband John Legend took their four-month-old daughter Luna to
Chrissy Teigen, Ashley Graham heat up Coney Island at the fan festival
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
again as she and husband John Legend took their four-month-old daughter Luna to the Sports Illustrated Summer of Swim Fan Festival and Concert in Coney Island, New York on Sunday. The 30-year-old new mom flaunted every bit of her toned body in a... Read more
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Variety
Summer Movie Winners and Losers: A Critic’s Round-Upthe launch of Pixar didn’t just herald the age of digital animation. It kicked
Summer Movie Winners and Losers: A Critic’s Round-Up
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
the launch of Pixar didn’t just herald the age of digital animation. It kicked off a renaissance in mainstream animated filmmaking that, miraculously, has only grown. Nearly all of these films are products for children, yet it’s an exhilarating... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
'Don't Breathe' Scares Off Competition With $26M Opening Weekendstellar opening for Don't Breathe, Mechanic: Resurrection had a solid opening f
'Don't Breathe' Scares Off Competition With $26M Opening Weekend
Box Office Mojo / Posted 28 days ago
stellar opening for Don't Breathe, Mechanic: Resurrection had a solid opening for Lionsgate & Co., the moderate release of Southside with You performed well, the expansion of Hell or High Water continues to impress and Bad Moms has another great... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Terrorizes Rivals With Winning $26.1M DebutElsewhere, Obama date movie 'Southside With You' opens to mediocre numbers over
Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Terrorizes Rivals With Winning $26.1M Debut
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
Elsewhere, Obama date movie 'Southside With You' opens to mediocre numbers overall, but knocks out boxing drama 'Hands of Stone'; 'Jason Bourne' scores big in China. Score another win for the horror genre. Overseas, however, it was Universal's... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Indie Focus: Late-summer delights with 'The Intervention,' 'Don't Breathe' and 'Southside With You'movies, and awards season behind it, is upon us. As my colleagues and I prepare
Indie Focus: Late-summer delights with 'The Intervention,' 'Don't Breathe' and 'Southside With You'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
movies, and awards season behind it, is upon us. As my colleagues and I prepare to head north for the Toronto International Film Festival in early September, with festivals in Venice and Telluride preceding us, we’re already seeing movies that have... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Scaring Up $22M Bow, Topples 'Suicide Squad'Elsewhere, 'Southside With You,' chronicling President Barack Obama and Michell
Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Scaring Up $22M Bow, Topples 'Suicide Squad'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
Elsewhere, 'Southside With You,' chronicling President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's first date, isn't finding a big audience; specialty title 'Hell or High Water' prospers in expansion. Psychological horror-thriller Don't Breathe is fending off... Read more
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NBC News
Tika Sumpter Talks Playing Michelle Obama in 'Southside With You'When Tika Sumpter landed the role of Michelle Obama in "Southside With You," th
Tika Sumpter Talks Playing Michelle Obama in 'Southside With You'
NBC News / Posted 29 days ago
When Tika Sumpter landed the role of Michelle Obama in "Southside With You," the new film about the first couple's love story, she says she went from a feeling of excitement to "how I am going to do this?" "I never wanted to imitate her, I wanted to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to Go and things to do in Northeast Pennslyvaniatoday, Doo Wop Sock Hop. MENDICINO’S PIZZA: Covington Twp.: today, Fuzzy Park
Places to Go and things to do in Northeast Pennslyvania
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
today, Doo Wop Sock Hop. MENDICINO’S PIZZA: Covington Twp.: today, Fuzzy Park Duo. MERT’S PIANO BAR: Scranton: today, Southside Bandits. NEW PENNY: Scranton: today, Lost Dogs, Seven Caged Tigers. THE OLDE BROOK INN: Moscow: Sunday, Jeff... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Southside With You's' Tika Sumpter on Portraying an "Embodiment Rather Than a Caricature" of Future First Ladytime. "I was nervous as heck," remembers actress Tika Sumpter of sitting in a
'Southside With You's' Tika Sumpter on Portraying an "Embodiment Rather Than a Caricature" of Future First Lady
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
time. "I was nervous as heck," remembers actress Tika Sumpter of sitting in a theater back in January at the Sundance Film Festival, watching her movie Southside With You with an audience for the first time. "I didn't even bother taking off my... Read more
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NBC Miami
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Miami / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Connecticut / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC New York
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC New York / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Washington
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Washington / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Chicago
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Chicago / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culturetheir last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend."
The Obamas: The First Couple of Pop Culture
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
their last by turns witty and sweet letters addressed to "My Dearest Friend." In keeping with our fast-paced media age, "Southside With You," a film about Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson's 1989 first date, arrives this week – five months... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Don't Breathe' Inhales $1.9 Million Thursday'Southside With You,' 'Mechanic: Resurrection' and Roberto Duran boxing biopic
'Don't Breathe' Inhales $1.9 Million Thursday
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
'Southside With You,' 'Mechanic: Resurrection' and Roberto Duran boxing biopic 'Hands of Stone' also open this weekend. Psychological horror-thriller Don't Breathe scared up a solid $1.9 million from 2,500 locations with previews beginning at 7 p.m.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and eventsPIZZA: Covington Twp.: today, Farmers Daughter Duo; Saturday, Fuzzy Park Duo.
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
PIZZA: Covington Twp.: today, Farmers Daughter Duo; Saturday, Fuzzy Park Duo. MERT’S PIANO BAR: Scranton: Saturday, Southside Bandits. NEW PENNY: Scranton: today, Speaker Jam; Saturday, Lost Dogs, Seven Caged Tigers. THE OLDE BROOK INN:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tika Sumpter shows maternityrange while promoting Southside With Youpromoting her new movie in New York City. The 36-year-old actress donned a cli
Tika Sumpter shows maternityrange while promoting Southside With You
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
promoting her new movie in New York City. The 36-year-old actress donned a clinging red, white and blue dress to promote Southside With You at the AOL Studios, and donned a chic white-and-black number as she stopped by Amazon's Style Code. The... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
'Don't Breathe' to Stifle Weekend Box Office as Summer 2016 Winds Downweekend are the moderate releases of the Weinstein's boxing drama Hands of Ston
'Don't Breathe' to Stifle Weekend Box Office as Summer 2016 Winds Down
Box Office Mojo / Posted a month ago
weekend are the moderate releases of the Weinstein's boxing drama Hands of Stone, and Roadside and Miramax's partnering on Southside with You as well as the continued expansion of Hell or High Water, which is adding another 437 theaters this... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Boxing biopic swings into theaters this weekendThis documentary about the groundbreaking sculptor screens one more time, at 9:
Boxing biopic swings into theaters this weekend
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted a month ago
This documentary about the groundbreaking sculptor screens one more time, at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at the Detroit Film Theatre in the Detroit Institute of Arts. Call 313-833-7900 or visit dia.org. � �Lo and Behold � Reveries of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
When Barack met MichelleSUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers in “Southside With You.
When Barack met Michelle
Boston Globe / Posted a month ago
SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers in “Southside With You.” How pleasant to watch a subtle, sweet-natured romantic tale about Barack and Michelle Obama devoid of the partisan rancor and rhetoric of the ongoing presidential... Read more
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The Daily Californian
'Southside With You' stars talk love, Obamaspresidential election, before Barack and Michelle Obama were catapulted into th
'Southside With You' stars talk love, Obamas
The Daily Californian / Posted a month ago
presidential election, before Barack and Michelle Obama were catapulted into the cultural zeitgeist, the romantic dramedy “Southside With You” takes us back to 1989 for a hot summer day in the southside of Chicago, Illinois. The year in which... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your area guide to entertainment and eventsPIZZA: Covington Twp.: Friday, Farmers Daughter Duo; Saturday, Fuzzy Park Duo.
Your area guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
PIZZA: Covington Twp.: Friday, Farmers Daughter Duo; Saturday, Fuzzy Park Duo. MERT’S PIANO BAR: Scranton: Saturday, Southside Bandits. MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Stayin’ Alive (Bee Gees tribute band). NEW PENNY: Scranton:... Read more
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