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Photo Alert: Rapper TI Hosts “Keanu” Movie Screening in Atlanta

| April 13, 2016 | 1 Comment
Photo Alert: Rapper TI Hosts “Keanu” Movie Screening in Atlanta

Last night, Atlanta’s own “King of the South” T.I. hosted a special VIP screening of the new film KEANU at Regal Cinemas Atlantic Station. Hundreds packed the theater for a chance to preview the highly-anticipated comedy. Cast members Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Method Man and Jason Mitchell were on hand to thank the crowd for […]

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Bounce TV Reveals Their Movie Line-Up for Black History Month

| February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Bounce TV Reveals Their Movie Line-Up for Black History Month

Bounce TV, the first-and-only over-the-air broadcast television network for African-Americans, will honor Black History Month throughout February with a line-up of critically acclaimed and award-winning motion pictures, all with historical significance and relevance. The movies will be seen at assorted dates/times throughout the month, visit BounceTV.com for complete schedule. Highlights of Bounce TV’s Black History […]

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Movie Screening Photo Recap: Daddy’s Home with Hosting by Jermaine Dupri

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Movie Screening Photo Recap: Daddy’s Home with Hosting by Jermaine Dupri

Last night, music mogul Jermaine Dupri along with daughters Shaniah and Jalynn hosted an Atlanta screening of the upcoming comedy DADDY’S HOME at Regal Atlantic Station. Outfitted in “ugly Christmas sweaters,” JD and his lovely girls welcomed the attendees, which included Jagged Edge singer Wingo, singer RL (Next), gospel singer Micah Stampley, DJ Fadelf, Beautii […]

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Spike Lee Calls Out Chance the Rapper “What is Your Daddy Doing for Chi-Raq?”

| December 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Spike Lee Calls Out Chance the Rapper “What is Your Daddy Doing for Chi-Raq?”

In an interview with Chris Hayes on MSNBC, Spike Lee addressed the backlash his film, CHI-RAQ, has received. While some would call the film “mythological,” Lee prefers to refer to the movie as “heightened reality” due to its rhythmic dialogue and musical outbursts, but stands firm on his belief that gun violence in America, despite […]

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Movie Review: #Creed Starring Michael B. Jordan, Phylicia Rashad, Tessa Thompson and Sylvester Stallone

| November 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
Movie Review: #Creed Starring Michael B. Jordan, Phylicia Rashad, Tessa Thompson and Sylvester Stallone

By Mathew A. Cherry Creed was a masterpiece. Let Ryan Coogler (Fruitvale Station) direct whatever he wants. I left the movie theater so inspired. Michael B. Jordan, Slyvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson and Phylicia Rashad were brilliant. They all should be in the award season conversation. The cinematography (From a DP who just happens to be […]

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New Movie Alert: Actors Lamman Rucker & Olivia Longett Stars in “The Man in 3B” (Suspense)

| November 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
New Movie Alert: Actors Lamman Rucker & Olivia Longett Stars in “The Man in 3B” (Suspense)

By Wilson Morales Hitting theaters today from TriDestined Studios is The Man in 3B, starring Lamman Rucker, Christian Keyes, Brely Evans, Anthony Montgomery, Robert Ri’chard, DB Woodside, Kellita Smith, James Black, Olivia Longott, Trisha Mann, with Jackee Harry, Marla Gibbs and Billy Dee Williams. An adaptation of Carl Weber’s best-selling novel, Rucker plays the role […]

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Spike Lee’s “Chiraq” Trailer Receives Mixed Reviews Before Movie Even Drops

| November 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Spike Lee’s “Chiraq” Trailer Receives Mixed Reviews Before Movie Even Drops

Spike Lee’s latest film “Chiraq,” has received a trailer a month ahead of its release. Exploring gang violence as it relates to sexual politics, the film’s plot is roughly centered in Aristophane’s Greek comedy Lysistrata, in which the main character performed by Teyonah Parris convinces women of the community to withhold sex from their partners […]

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Straight Outta Compton: Witness the Power of Street Knowledge 

Straight Outta Compton: Witness the Power of Street Knowledge 

The N.W.A. biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ opened to a wide theater release this weekend and has the country buzzing in a good way. The movie is fantastic and transcends labels, it is not simply a black film. To tell this story with a global appeal had to be difficult as the acronym for the group […]

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Photo Alert: Fantastic Four VIP Screening in Atlanta

Photo Alert: Fantastic Four VIP Screening in Atlanta

Atlanta’s celebrities and influencers came out to support Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, and Jamie Bell at the advanced screening of the film, Fantastic Four hosted by Big Boi (Outkast/Big Kidz Foundation) and HeadKrack (Rickey Smiley Morning Show & Dish Nation) at the CineBistro last evening. Special Guests included: Ludacris (Actor & Recording Artist, “Fast […]

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First Look: Kanye West and Dame Dash Presents ‘Too Honorable’ Trailer

First Look: Kanye West and Dame Dash Presents ‘Too Honorable’ Trailer

Kanye West and Dame Dash have linked back up by as executive producers for their new film Too Honorable. Being dubbed a ‘mixtape movie’ Too Honorable looks like the classic street films that Roc-a-fella used to make such as Paid in Full, State Property and Paper Soldiers. The film is star packed featuring; Cam’ron, Styles P, […]

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Stars Align for ‘Brotherly Love’ Advance Screening in Atlanta!

Stars Align for ‘Brotherly Love’ Advance Screening in Atlanta!

Atlanta, Georgia was the place to be Tuesday night as the stars came out to Phipps Plaza for the advanced screening of “Brotherly Love”. They rolled out the red carpet for cast members KeKe Palmer, Cory Hardrict, Eric Hill Jr., Quincy Brown and Julito McCullum. Those were not the only stars to come out as […]

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New Video Alert: ‘Manos Sucias’ Trailer (A Spike Lee Joint)

New Video Alert:  ‘Manos Sucias’ Trailer (A Spike Lee Joint)

Josef Kubota Wladyka is set to make his directorial debut with new film ‘Manos Sucias’ which translates into English as (Dirty Hands). The film is produced by Spike Lee and is a Colombian-American product. ‘Manos Sucias’ allowed Wladyka to win at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2014 for ‘Best New Narrative Director’. On the ‘Mansos […]

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First Look: ‘Dope’ Teaser Trailer Drops

First Look: ‘Dope’ Teaser Trailer Drops

One of the biggest darlings at this year’s Sundance Film Festival was Rick Famuyiwa’s(The Wood, Brown Sugar) film Dope. This film is a coming of age tale centered around Malcolm(Shameik Moore) who is a hip hop nerd growing up in Inglewood, California with big dreams of attending Harvard University. Famuyiwa spoke to EW about the […]

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Katt Williams Releases New DVD “Priceless: Afterlife”

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Katt Williams Releases New DVD “Priceless: Afterlife”

Everybody has a price, because if you didn’t you’d be PRICELESS. Katt Williams in Priceless: Afterlife – available March 10 on DVD. Directed by Spike Lee. Order your copy today by clicking here. Follow us on twitter@hiphopenquirer

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“Straight Outta Compton” Official Movie Trailer

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Straight Outta Compton” Official Movie Trailer

The film trailer for “Straight Outta Compton” was released last night during the Grammys. The NWA biopic stars Ice Cube’s real-life son O’Shea Jackson Jr. as Cube, Jason Mitchell as Eazy E, and Corey Hawkins as Dr. Dre. In the trailer intro, it shows an older Cube and Dre riding through their old neighborhood reminiscing […]

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“Empire” Has Raked In The Highest Ratings FOX Has Seen Since 2012

| January 10, 2015 | 4 Comments
“Empire” Has Raked In The Highest Ratings FOX Has Seen Since 2012

The highly anticipated new television series Empire debuted its first episode this past Wednesday on FOX. FOX has gained itself the reputation of being known as one of the networks that hosts failed series, or cancels them shortly after airing. Empire, however, achieved over 10 million viewers on Wednesday night, so it’s almost safe to say this series will live […]

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Movie Review: FREEWAY CRACK IN THE SYSTEM Debuts Tomorrow Plus Exclusive Interview with @FreewayRicky

| October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Movie Review: FREEWAY CRACK IN THE SYSTEM Debuts Tomorrow Plus Exclusive Interview with @FreewayRicky

DJ Drama and Freeway Rick Ross hosted the premiere of “FREEWAY: Crack In The System” in Atlanta at the Cine Bistro. Celebrities like Keisha Knight Pulliam, film producers Rob and Lisa Johnson, and more where in attendance. Prior to the start of the screening Freeway sat down with Dennis Byron to discuss the making of […]

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Recap: Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Season 3: Episode 15)

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Recap: Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Season 3: Episode 15)

Words by Nadia Shakur As if the plot couldn’t get any thicker on this episode of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, episode 15 proved to be a jaw dropper.”You’ve been diagnosed with THOTism” is the line of the week which was delivered by Atlanta rapper Yung Joc viciously to ex-girlfriend Karlie Redd. The tongue lashing administered […]

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T.I. Releases “Beyond The Trail” Documentary [Video]

T.I. Releases “Beyond The Trail” Documentary [Video]

T.I.’s “Beyond The Trail” Documentary has finally been unveiled as it follows the rapper travels  after being released from prison and the recording and the promoting of his Paper Trail album. Check it out as BI, the Camera Guy, gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the life of rapper T.I. and what it’s really like […]

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Timbaland Will Compose Music For Lee Daniels’ Hip-Hop Drama “Empire”

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Timbaland Will Compose Music For Lee Daniels’ Hip-Hop Drama “Empire”

As more information is released about the upcoming Lee Daniels created Hip-Hop drama, fans can not help but to get excited. The Wrap reports that mega producer Timbaland will be assigned to creating the original songs for the upcoming film. The project will feature both existing and original music. Directed by Daniels and co-written by Charlie […]

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Oh Yeezus! Kanye West Releases “Yeezus” Movie Trailer

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Oh Yeezus! Kanye West Releases “Yeezus” Movie Trailer

At the beginning of this week, Kanye West released the trailer for a documentary chronicling his highly controversial “Yeezus Tour.”  I know some of you all are mad you had to pay all that money to see him in concert right? Nah, It was a amazing show. Now fans just get to see the show […]

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Watch Pharrell Perform “Happy” At The Oscars

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Watch Pharrell Perform “Happy” At The Oscars

Last night the 2014 Oscars took place in Hollywood, California and was one of the most watched programs in America. One of the biggest performances of the night was Pharrell Williams entertaining the crowd with his smash hit single “Happy,” which appeared in the movie “Despicable Me 2” and also recently hit No 1. on […]

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Review: Rahiem Shabazz Debuted Controversial “Elementary Genocide” Documentary

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Review: Rahiem Shabazz Debuted Controversial “Elementary Genocide” Documentary

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of MLK day, we had the pleasure of covering the premiere of award-winning filmmaker and music journalist Rahiem Shabazz latest documentary “Elementary Genocide: From Primary to Penitentiary”. The premiere took place at the historic Plaza Theater in Atlanta Ga. To honor the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. […]

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TWC & Netflix SAG Awards After Party Featuring Lupita Nyong’o, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrance Howard & More

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
TWC & Netflix SAG Awards After Party Featuring Lupita Nyong’o, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrance Howard & More

After a big night at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday, January 18th. The winners continued their night at the Weinstein Company & Netflix’ after party. 12 Years a Slave star, Lupita Nyong’o wore a stunning custom Gucci gown and hung out with winners Jesse Tyler Gerguson and Sofia Vergara inside West […]

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Rapper Eve Returns to the Big Screen in the Film Bounty Killers

| September 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Rapper Eve Returns to the Big Screen in the Film Bounty Killers

After a three-year hiatus from acting and rap, the first lady of Ruff Ryders Eve Jeffers has finally got back to work and is featured in the independent film Bounty Killers. She plays a gypsy who runs with a click of other savage gypsy killers. In the interview conducted by HipHollywood.com, the actress/rapper talks about […]

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Television Review: ‘The Watsons Go to Birmingham’

| September 1, 2013 | 1 Comment
Television Review: ‘The Watsons Go to Birmingham’

Words by Alyson Robinson On Friday, September 20th at 8/7c, Hallmark Channel premiers the new movie, “The Watsons Go to Birmingham.” The film, produced by Tonya Lee Lewis and Nikki Silver, is adapted from the book “The Watsons go to Birmingham-1963,” written by Christopher Paul Curtis. The fictional story boasts awards such as the Newbery […]

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Breaking: Something Kinky is Coming to Atlanta!

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Something Kinky is Coming to Atlanta!

Four Time NAACP Award Winning Stage Play, TREY ANTHONY’S ‘DA KINK IN MY HAIR, will debut at Cobb Energy Centre, starring 2-time Grammy Award winning R&B artist, MELANIE FIONA, R&B Divas ANGIE STONE and Actress TERRI J VAUGHN, September 6 – 8, 2013. HipHopEnquirer.com has partnered with ‘da Kink to giveaway 4 pairs of tickets […]

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Exclusive: Shaheem Reid Interviews Forest Whitaker For Lee Daniels, The Butler (The Round Up)

| August 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Exclusive: Shaheem Reid Interviews Forest Whitaker For Lee Daniels, The Butler (The Round Up)

Hip Hop Historian Shaheem Reid recently sat down with Hollywood’s A-list actor Forrest Whitaker to discuss a series of topics surrounding the release of Lee Daniels, The Butler. Shaheem asked Whitaker what was his thoughts about the controversy surrounding civil rights veteran Harry Belafonte and Jay Z . The movie is inspired by the true […]

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Movie Trailer: Prisoners starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal and Terrance Howard

| June 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Movie Trailer: Prisoners starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal and Terrance Howard

Reported by Edward Davis It was mooted as one of Hollywood script’s circa 2009. In fact, it landed at the top of the BlackList pile that year. Names like Leonardo DiCaprio, Bryan Singer, Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale were thrown around in several different versions, but for whatever reason the film never quite came together. […]

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Snoop Dogg Grows Into Snoop Lion In Front Of Our Eyes In “Reincarnated”

| January 31, 2013 | 1 Comment
Snoop Dogg Grows Into Snoop Lion In Front Of Our Eyes In “Reincarnated”

For more than 20 years now, the hip hop world has known the name Snoop Dogg. The former Death Row prisoner and No Limit soldier has entertained us with his songs about weed smoking, gang banging and partying like a rap star for years. So it came as a shock to many when in late […]

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