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  1. The Trayvon Martin Case Stirs Hollywood, Splits the Media

    10:08 am 3/23/2012

    The murder of a 17-year-old African American boy in Florida has drawn national outrage, with various stars pushing for justice -- and media figures sometimes drawing scrutiny for their commentary.Read more

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  2. HBO Not Moving Forward With Spike Lee/Doug Ellin's 'Da Brick'

    3:37 pm 3/13/2012

    The boxing drama pilot, which counts Mike Tyson among its executive producers, becomes the second Doug Ellin project to be killed at the premium cable network this pilot season.Read more

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  3. Todd McCarthy's Sundance Wrap: Why the 'Beasts' Rule

    11:30 am 1/30/2012

    THR's film critic on the triumph of "Beasts of the Southern Wild," Spike Lee's belly-flop and the sad glut of crass sex comedies at Park City.Read more

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  4. Red Hook Summer: Sundance Film Review

    12:30 am 1/23/2012

    Spike Lee's return to rough-and-ready independent filmmaking is not the invigorating creative shot in the arm that the director's admirers might have wished for. Read more

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  5. Obama's Al Green 'Lets Stay Together' Video Goes Viral (Video)

    8:03 pm 1/20/2012

    The president thrilled an audience at Harlem's Apollo Theater with his singing.Read more

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  6. Sundance 2012: Spike Lee Talks 'Red Hook Summer,' His Feature Debut at the Festival (Q&A)

    8:00 am 1/20/2012

    After a long hiatus and on the eve of his premiere, the director discusses "The Help," "Inside Man's" (nonstarter) sequel and the state of blacks in Hollywood.Read more

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  7. Obama Receives Warm Reception at Spike Lee Fundraiser

    11:06 pm 1/19/2012

    Mariah Carey and husband Nick Cannon are among the 45 guests at the $35,800-per-ticket dinner in NYC.Read more

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  8. 'Star Wars' Creator George Lucas Fires Back at Fanboys, 'Red Tails' Snub

    6:14 am 1/18/2012

    The filmmaker says he's retiring the sci-fi franchise: "Why would I make any more, when everybody yells at you all the time and says what a terrible person you are?"Read more

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  9. Spike Lee to Host $38,000 Per-Ticket Fundraiser for President Obama (Report)

    9:06 am 1/4/2012

    The filmmaker last summer predicted a tough re-election campaign for the Democrat. Read more

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  10. Eddie Murphy to Play Marion Barry in HBO Biopic From Spike Lee

    9:12 pm 12/8/2011

    John Ridley would pen the script for the untitled project.Read more

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