November 2001
Week of Nov 30th thru Dec 7th

WHAT IS OCEAN'S ELEVEN?

Answer: Danny Ocean and his hand-picked crew of specialists gather in Las Vegas to attempt the most extravagant casino heist ever.

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Features

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Sultry Sounds For You
A rising star shining bright and whose light precedes her.

by Humam Abdulmalik

So You Want to Be An Assistant Director? : Roger Bobb Has Some Advice
Over the past five years, Roger Bobb has become one of the hardest working , most sought after First Assistant Directors in the independent film community. He has worked on over 30 feature films and television shows.

Interviewed by Wilson Morales

BLACKPOPGO
BET. Black. Entertainment. Television. Boy, ain't that a big sloppy mess. I honestly have nothing to really add to all the criticism and scorn that have been heaped on the channel in the last couple of years..

by Vincent Williams

HARRY POTTER AND THE SCREENS OF POWER
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone grossed $93.5 million in its opening weekend and appeared on 8,200 screens.

Intro by Scott D. Southard

Q & A with Brian Evans : Writer, producer, and director of "Cold Feet"
Brian Evans had a dream of making a film. His only obstacle was that he had little help. Fueled by the power of his strong conviction, he made "Cold Feet" on his own.

Interviewed by Wilson Morales

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Reviews

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Black Knight
Putting a brother in this setting was definitely a spark in the right direction. This is the first time we’ve seen medieval England with an African-American twist.

Reviewed by Wilson Morales

Diamond Men
“Diamond Men” offers a refreshing new look at how one man has worked hard only to be put out to pasteur when he’s near retirement. In what may be his most defining moment of his acting career, Robert Forster holds the picture together.

Reviewed by Wilson Morales

Otomo
Frederick Otomo (Isaac de Bankole) is a poor immigrant from West Africa living in Germany in the late eighties. As he struggles to find food, he’s faced with harsh racist attitudes.

Reviewed by Wilson Morales

Have your cake and steal it too - Mamet’s “Heist” takes the gold and the laughs
“Heist” centers on a circle of career criminals who are always plotting and planning the next big score. They are masters of diversion, and utterly superior at the art of misdirection.

Reviewed by Kellye Whitney

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SJ's Corner

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Don Cheadle
This man can act. This man is a star. This man is a thespian. This man will win an Oscar – someday. This man is Don Cheadle.

by Shelby J. Jones, Editor

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