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Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly previews - 08/11/2011

 Final Destination 5

“30 Minutes or Less,” “Final Destination 5,” “Glee: The 3-D Concert Movie,” “The Help” and a number of independent and foreign films 

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Glamour in the slammer, guitar blues and destiny

Why do so many celebrities seem to think it is OK to go to jail? Well, let me rephrase that. Why does it seem that celebrities think it’s OK to do the things that would land one in jail?

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Mary J. Blige: ‘The Help’ Interview

 Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige wrote and recorded an original song for the soundtrack of “The Help,” a film which takes places in Mississippi in the early Sixties.

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‘The Help’ delivers on ‘truth and reconciliation’ journey

Kathryn Stockett made an auspicious debut with the publication of “The Help,” a poignant period piece examining the unquestioned relationships of entitled, white socialites and their deferential black maids in Mississippi.

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‘Boyfriend Season’ is sensibly hot

For Dynasty, Patience and Santana, this isn’t just the end of summer, though. In the new teen novel by Kelli London, you’ll see that it’s really “Boyfriend Season.”

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There’s a new Spider-Man in town

 

In a bold move by Marvel comics and writer, Brian Michael Bendis and artist Sara Pichelli, another landmark event has occurred. Spider-Man is going to be black! 

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A fable that gets an ‘A’ on the test of time

Nigerian author Chinua Achebe came to fame in 1958 upon the publication of “Things Fall Apart,” which remains to this day the best-selling piece of literature by an African author.

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Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly previews - 08/04/2011

“The Change-Up,” “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” and a number of independent and foreign films

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Flow, festival, football and baby daddies

The Fox network is hoping that you can’t wait to check out their new show, “In the Flow with Affion Crockett.”

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Kem: Music, ‘ministry’ and more

 Kem

With a pair of gold albums and a list of Grammy nominations under his belt, it’s surely safe to say that R&B crooner Kem has found success.

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An interview with Ms. Naomi Moody

 

Naomi Moody’s Broadway credits reflect her talents as a singer and actress, and audiences have hailed her performances on several continents.

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Comebacks and turnarounds, dying young and more

Each year, I try to get away to a new city and recharge, and recharge I did. Chicago is a great city that plays out on scale that makes one thankful for GPS.

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Memphis stop has homecoming feel for Huey Lewis and the News

 Huey Lewis and the News

The Memphis Botanic Garden crowd came to hear Huey Lewis and the News. So when Lewis, the legendary front man for the band, took time for an announcement, his fans were ready listeners.

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