Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Tag: The Butler

Following Recent Domestic Success, Black Films and...

Regardless of some major award season snubs, box office sales and TV ratings suggest that Black films and TV shows are becoming a hot...

Damon Dash Charging Forward in Lawsuit Against...

Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Damon Dash has had enough of Lee Daniels allegedly giving him the runaround, and now Dash is charging forward with his...

Mekhi Phifer Says There Still Isn’t Enough...

It has been a huge year for Black films as movies with a predominantly Black cast and staff have dominated the box office and...

Top 10 Highest Grossing Black Films of...

10 - "Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain""Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain" is a stand-up comedy film featuring Kevin Hart's 2012 performance at Madison Square...

Riddick Blasts to the Top of Weekend...

Vin Diesel's sci-fi sequel "Riddick," blasted to the top of  the U.S. and Canadian box office this weekend, dethroning Oprah Winfrey's three-time winner, "The...

The Butler Remains No. 1 After Fighting...

"Lee Daniels' The Butler" was the No. 1 movie in the United States for a third weekend in the row, after earning $20 million...

Obama Reviews Oprah in ‘The Butler’: ‘My...

President Obama loved Lee Daniels' latest film, "The Butler." More importantly, he loved his "girl" Oprah Winfrey in "The Butler." During an interview with radio hosts...

Box Office Report: ‘The Butler’ Remains The...

For the second weekend in a row, "Lee Daniels’ The Butler" held off the competition for the top spot at the box office, dishing major...

Lee Daniels’ Response to Backlash from His...

Despite his new movie, "The Butler," sparking much-needed conversations across the nation about racism and discrimination, it seems as if Lee Daniels isn’t really helping...

Lee Daniels: Americans are Showing ‘True Colors’...

Lee Daniels didn’t hold back during an interview with CNN's Piers Morgan, saying that he believed President Obama's term  in office has revealed America’s...

‘The Butler’ Serves up $25M For Box...

The Butler has distinguished itself from a field of failed new releases at this weekend's box office. While The Weinstein Company decades-spanning civil rights...

‘The Butler’: What’s All The Buzz About?

"The Butler" has been getting a lot of buzz leading up to its debut in theaters today. The film, which stars Forest Whitaker and...

Why it Took 41 Producers to Get...

"The Butler" will open Aug. 16 in U.S theaters to mixed reviews, but everyone can agree the period film,starring Forrest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey has...
The Butler predicted to be Oscar nomination next year

Oprah Accused of Pushing Swiss Racism Story...

Oprah Winfrey is still catching flak for accusing a store clerk in Switzerland of racism for refusing to show her a $38,000 handbag. On Fox...

Forest Whitaker, Lee Daniels Explain Why ‘The...

Both Forest Whitaker and Lee Daniels have had very personal connections to Daniels’ new movie, “The Butler,” which may have created the difference between...

‘The Butler’ Review Roundup: Is It Really...

"The Butler" reviews are in ahead of  the film's Aug. 16 premiere date and based on some of the criticisms, it may be worth...

Oprah on Paula Deen: ‘It All Just...

Oprah Winfrey is sharing her thoughts on Paula Deen's swift fall from grace. Winfrey and Deen became acquaintances when the media mogul interviewed the butter-loving...

Oprah and ‘The Butler’ Cast Talk Racism...

When Oprah Winfrey sat down with “The Butler” co-star Forest Whitaker and director Lee Daniels to discuss their personal experiences with racism, she made...

The Weinstein Co. Gets ‘Lee Daniels’ The...

The Weinstein Company lost its bid to use the title 'The Butler' for its upcoming Lee Daniels-directed movie. However, the Motion Pictures Association of...

Pure Comedy: ‘The Butler’ Movie Trailer Review...

In one of the latest clips from "Deon Cole's Black Box," Deon sits down with his friend Owen to watch a trailer of Daniel...

Warner Bros. Rejects Director Lee Daniels’ Personal...

The battle between The Weinstein Company and Warner Brothers over the title The Butler wages on. The Weinstein has been ordered to remove the...