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Consider Abraham Attah, the child soldier in BEASTS OF NO NATION

In his debut performance as Agu, Abraham Attah delivers what awards analysts like to call a “breakthrough.” Attah is a revelatory tour-de-force in Cary Joji Fukunaga’s  624 more words

Writer's Desk: Music for Writing

In addition to politicians trotting out their newest talking points in between dodging questions, you can occasionally find writers on the Sunday talk shows flogging their newest book. 183 more words


Dear Mama: a Personal Reflection on Beasts of the Southern Wild

By Malialosa Taupule

Daddy said my Mama loved me so much, her heart was gonna blow up.

So she swam away.

And that’s why I don’t gotta Mama. 525 more words


This entire film rests on the shoulders of a very young girl and, let me tell you, she carries the weight of it like The Mountain carried the 1,400 pound log that broke a 1,000 year old Viking Strongman record… 18 more words


Quvenzhané Wallis Lands Four-Book Deal with Simon & Schuster

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Publishing, has announced a 4-book deal with Quvenzhané Wallis – three chapter book series, and a picture book. 357 more words


Last Call: 5 things you may have missed on October 8

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — It’s getting late, and it’s almost time to close up for the evening. Here are some stories you might have missed today. 170 more words


'Beasts of the Southern Wild' with a twist: LIVE Orchestra with a Cajun band

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)- A movie that was shot here in Louisiana…is giving movie lovers a real theatrical experience with a LIVE orchestra.

News with a Twist Reporter Kenny Lopez… 329 more words