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Descendant, a documentary film about the last slave ship tells the story of the 2019 discovery of the submerged ship Clotilda along with the stories of the descendants of the 110 people aboard. Along the way, it raises questions about the legacy of slavery and what justice would look like 162 years after the ship's voyage

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Pierce Brosnan as Dr. Fate in Black Adam 

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has shepherded this project, his lovechild, for decades. Bringing the story of DC’s brown-skinned superhero to fruition is a major achievement and the movie star has earned his props

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The Pacific Northwest Ballet is celebrating their 50th year anniversary by making history, recently naming Jonathan Batista as the first Black principal dancer

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Disney distributed the film. But as one critic pointed out, “Seeing just 10 minutes of this English version … will quickly disabuse any discerning viewer of the notion that it is a Disney creation.”

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Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. It's a bird, it's a plane, it's The Great Muhammad Ali.

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Joey King costars in Bullet Train 

What happens when fate turns out to be a series of unpredictable and ultra-violent events aboard the world’s fastest train?

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There's little in contemporary movies quite like the arrival of a new Jordan Peele film.

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Horne was an actor, singer, and activist who gained national recognition on stage and in Hollywood.

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Broadway is back, with verve and creativity, and it is here to stay!

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"This really is a celebration because never have we seen this kind of diversity happen on Broadway. It is a rare year and it is a rare year for both the good and the bad.”

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