"This was quite evident early on that this was something, personally special to me, very special," says Pitt. "I love this film." Pitt also praises director Steve McQueen for his unique way of film making and getting the movie shot in just over thirty days.
"Initially it was very had for me to watch, because knowing that someone who had had a hand in creating me who had went through so much," says Leonard Holton, J.R. (4th great grandson). "There were points in the movie I couldn't watch, it felt like I was Solomon, it felt like it was me."
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The new Hollywood Reporter magazine offers a rare profile of the anti-authoritarian rebel who shot Rooney Mara topless for a new "Dragon Tattoo" poster, wanted to call Mark Zuckerberg "Judas," and doesn't play the Oscar game. "You won't see me on Barbara Walters, Oprah." READ MORE
Omniscient, passionate blogger Sasha Stone made all other pundits look blind by predicting SAG and DGA wins. She confesses the 5 "King's Speech" mistakes that prove "I learned absolutely nothing." But she's wrong! Because she's right! READ MORE
Sunday's Screen Actors Guild Awards could give the Oscar race a nudge, only nobody knows which way. But if Annette Bening upsets Natalie Portman, all hell will break loose. And Colin Firth's Cristal had better already be on ice. READ MORE
Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking website that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.