Although Colin Kaepernick’s protest against police brutality was hijacked by those who thought it was disrepectful to the flag and military, time has shown it to be a prophetic stand leading to the exponential growth of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
Netflix and Ava DuVernay are about to show us how Kaepernick became the man he is today with a dramatic limited series – Colin in Black & White – that focuses on Kaepernick’s formative high school years.
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July brings a host of DC movies to HBO Max – from Green Lantern: Emerald Knights and Batman & Mr. Freeze: sub-Zero to Superman: The Movie and Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths.
New animated series Close Enough and behind the scenes doc Expecting Amy are the big originals for the month.
The full July slate follows.
Continue reading Harriet, DC Animated Films July Highlights for HBO Max!
Can an intelligent book editor (Laia Costa) who’s leery of relationships and a successful mathematician who’s a little naive form a relationship over their love of good food?
That’s the premise of the new series Foodie Love from HBO Europe. The series premieres on HBO GO, HBO NOW, and on HBO via HBO Max and other partners’ platforms on Monday, July 13th. Check out the tasty trailer below.
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Disney+ will take us behind the scenes to explore the making of the hit animated film Frozen 2 in a six-part documentary series called Into the Unknown: The Making of Frozen 2.
The series will premiere on the streaming service on June 26th.
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Disney+ has released a one-minute trailer for its filmed performance of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit Broadway play, Hamilton.
Hamilton premieres on the streaming service on July 3rd.
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Billy Porter and Mj Rodriguez, along with the cast and producers of “Pose” will come together for a one-hour commercial free virtual event in partnership with GLSEN, Hetrick-Martin Institute, and Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund.
The special will be simulcast on FX and Freeform on Friday, June 26th (10/9C) and online (10ET/7PT).
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Hulu’s new film, Palm Springs, expands the kind Groundhog Day timeloop into a situation where more than one person is living one day over and over. In this case, the carefree Nyles (Andy Samberg) finds his timeloop expands when Sarah (Christin Milioti) somehow finds herself sharing his loop.
Palm Springs premieres on Hulu on July 10th. If it’s half as good as the trailer, it will worth multiple screenings.
Continue reading One of Those Infinite Timeloop Situations Trailer: Palm Springs!
IFC’s Sherman’s Showcase will present a unique celebration of Black History Month with Sherman’s Showcase Black History Month Spectacular (pay no mind to the fact that February is Black History Month – they didn’t, which is kinda the point!).
The special – which will feature guests like Michael Ealy, Questlove, Mario Van Peebles and more – will premiere on both IFC and AMC on Friday, June 19th (10/9C). Details, the trailer and select sneak peaks follow.
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The World’s Strangest Superheroes are back and their greatest foe might just be (dun! Dun! DUN!) their boss’ daughter!
HBO Max has unleashed (and that is definitely the right word) a trailer for Doom Patrol: Season 2 – premiering three episodes on Thursday, June 25th – then weekly for six weeks.
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Starz has announced a curated collection of films, documentaries and series that amplify the Black voice – available without a subscription – beginning today.
Titles include America to Me, A Huey P. Newton Story,For Ahkeem, and more. Program details follow.
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