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Movie Quote of the Day - Pariah, 2011 (dir. Dee Rees)

Arthur: You tell your mother that’s not true.
Alike: You already know.
Arthur: No, I don’t know. You tell your mom it’s just a phase.

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Movie Quote Of The Day

Film Review: Pariah. Written and directed by Dee Rees

Starring Adepero Oduye, Kim Wayans, Aasha Davis.

Premiered at Sundance 2011. Won Excellence in Cinematography. Best Independent Film and Best Breakthrough Performance (Oduye) at African-American Film Critics Association. 622 more words

Reviews

10 NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR ANGRY BLACK CHICKS

I’m not very attached to New Year’s resolutions, but I end up making them every year anyway. They’re usually vague and pretty universal like gain more confidence, work harder and stop watching crappy TLC reality shows (jokes, as if anyone wants to let go of My Strange Addiction). 877 more words

LIFE 101/GENERAL

Queen Latifah Better As 'Bessie' At Age 44 - TCA

The Zanucks first brought a project about Bessie Smith to Queen Latifah 22 years ago, Latifah said today at Winter TV Press Tour 2015. She was just 22 years old. 159 more words

News

Pariah

"Heartbreak opens onto the sunrise for even breaking is opening and I am broken, I am open.
Broken into the new life without pushing in, open to the possibilities within, pushing
out. 144 more words
Drama

The Defiance and Optimism of Dee Ree's Pariah

Confession: Queer Theory was the hardest class I ever took and I did not do particularly well in it.

But Imma write a post on  2,813 more words

Film

PHOTO ON THE SET: HBO'S BESSIE SMITH BIOPIC IS IN PRODUCTION

Actor Micheal K. Williams posted this photo on Instagram. It looks like a real family photo from way back in the day, but it is actually… 61 more words

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