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“Queen & Slim” Official Trailer Released (Video)

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Universal Pictures released the first trailer for its new drama Queen & Slim, a love story-turned nightmare, during the 2019 BET Awards on Sunday.

Penned by Lena Waithe (The Chi), the story follows a couple – Slim (Daniel Kaluuya) and Queen (Jodie Turner-Smith), whose first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over. 

Bokeem WoodbineChloë Sevigny, and Sturgill Simpson are all in the cast with Melina Matsoukas directing.

Queen & Slim hits theaters Nov. 27. Check out the trailer below.

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  1. Renata Flander

    November 28, 2019 at 5:45 am

    Are you guys planning on watching Queen and Slim? I really think it looks great! I guess the story is modeled after Bonny and Clyde. Looks like a good movie. Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith are both fantastic actors too.

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#BlackLove: Movies To Watch This Valentine’s Day

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February is married to the celebration of Black history, and Black love is the true essence of beauty. It serves as motivation. These titles reflect what type of love is possible despite the hurdles that may be on the pathway toward true bliss. Here are five films one can watch while cuddling up in a blanket and devouring a box of chocolates.

A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (1996)

Martin Lawrence and Lynn Whitfield in A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Martin Lawrence and Lynn Whitfield in A Thin Line Between Love and Hate


The story of Darnell Wright (Martin Lawrence), a fine ambitious ladies’ man who finds himself being stalked by one of his deranged lovers; Brandi (Lynn Whitfield), a successful, but deadly businesswoman. This is a lovers-to-enemies romance.

Dope (2015)

Shameik Moore and Zoe Kravitz in DOPE
Shameik Moore and Zoe Kravitz in DOPE


Life quickly changes for Malcolm (Shameik Moore), a geek living and surviving in a gang-affiliated neighborhood, when he gets invited to an underground party in Los Angeles. The decision to attend leads him and his two best friends, Jib (Tony Revolori) and Diggy (Kiersey Clemons), on a wild adventure that results in Malcolm finding a spark of love with Nakia (Zoe Kravitz). A wild goose chase adventure of hidden love.

Love Jones (1997)

Larenz Tate and Nia Long in LOVE JONES
Larenz Tate and Nia Long in LOVE JONES


A handsome young poet, Darius (Larenz Tate), starts dating Nina (Nia Long), a talented, beautiful photographer. Wondering if this is real love or just a fling, Nina sets out to test the relationship, and the feelings of Darius and the true nature of their relationship begin.

Queen & Slim (2019)

Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith in QUEEN & SLIM
Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith in QUEEN & SLIM

When an online meet-up turns into a couple’s first date, an unexpected turn leads to a police officer pulling over the newly acquainted couple – Queen (Jodie Turner-Smith) and Slim (Daniel Kaluuya) for a minor traffic violation that quickly turns into a flee the scene tragedy. This shows a ride-or-die, Bonnie and Clyde, run for romance.

Jumping The Broom (2011)

Paula Patton and Laz Alonso in JUMPING THE BROOM
Paula Patton and Laz Alonso in JUMPING THE BROOM

A typical tale of Romeo and Juliet, minus the poison. Two families that come from very different upbringings are all gathered for one weekend for the soon-to-be-married couple Sabrina (Paula Patton) and Jason (Laz Alonso). The mixed family dynamics are the perfect recipe for disaster. Downtown meets uptown, and they both get a taste of their own doings. A fight and trial for love, against all odds or in it to win.


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“It’s Official!” Will Smith and Martin Lawrence Confirm ‘Bad Boys 4’

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The Bad Boys are back like they never left! Will Smith and Martin Lawrence took it to Instagram earlier today to share – there will indeed be a fourth film.

“It’s official, y’all!” The longtime friends announced,  “It’s about that time! [….] This is Bad Boys 4. It’s official!”

The franchise kicked off in 1995 with the original Bad Boys movie and has released two sequels since then – Bad Boys II (2003) and Bad Boys For Life (2020).

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Most Iconic Celebrity Reunions of 2022

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As this year is coming to an end, we are looking back at the most memorable events in entertainment. Among those were various exciting celebrity reunions. Former co-stars were spotted and photographed together many years after they shared the screen. From Kerry Washington and Sean Patrick Thomas to the Pulp Fiction cast, here are the most iconic reunions of 2022.

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The former One on One co-stars Kyla Pratt and Robert Ri’chard were photographed together at the Harlem premiere in Los Angeles earlier this year.

Ri’chard, who stars in the Prime series as an exotic dancer, played an aspiring rock musician Arnaz Ballard in the 00’s UPN sitcom. Arnaz had a massive crush on the main character on the show, played by Pratt.


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