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Dolemite Is My Name

The phrase “feel-good movie of the year” gets thrown around ad nauseum in trailers and reviews. That title might be a little lofty for Dolemite Is My Name, but there’s no denying it falls under the first half of that quote. Based on a true story, Eddie Murphy plays struggling artist Rudy Ray Moore, whose […]

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Remembering the Black in Blaxploitation

October marked the beginning of the UK’s 29th annual Black History Month, a month dedicated to celebrating the achievements and contributions of the Black community in all spheres of art, politics, history and science. In the world of film, Black History Month is an opportunity for Black artists and audiences to perhaps look to the […]