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CULTURE CLASSICS – The Wiz

  In this installment of #CultureClassics we’re getting you in the holiday mood with one of the greatest black Christmas movies of all-time, The Wiz.   The Wiz is a musical adventure fantasy film produced by music mogul Barry Gordy and his Motown Productions, and released by Universal Pictures on October 24, 1978. A reimagining…

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CULTURE CLASSICS – Soul Food

  On this Thanksgiving day we had to hit you with one of the best #CultureClassics to watch with your family that reps The Culture and the holiday, Soul Food.     The name alone makes Soul Food theideal flick for Thanksgiving family viewing, but what makes it a #CultureClassic is that it’s a very…

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CULTURE CLASSICS x Just Wright

  Recently Rebel Wilson falsely claimed to be the first plus-size actress to star as the lead in a romantic comedy. Today we set the record straight and remind her and the world that our creators for The Culture have been there done that with the #CultureClassic Just Wright.   Just Wright is a romantic…

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Culture Classics – Malcom X

  November is here and with mid-term elections in the U.S. right around the corner we want to feature one of the most pro-black and political engaged #CultureClassics in The Culture’s film vault, Malcom X.     One of the greatest black autobiographies (written by Alex Haley) turned into a biographical epic of the controversial and…

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Culture Classics – Candyman x Tales From The Hood

  Halloween is right around the corner and we’ve got not one but two #CultureClassics for you today that rep Spooky SZN to the fullest, Candyman and Tales From the Hood.   Candyman is a slasher film that dropped in 1992 about a college student studying urban legends who comes across the legend of the “Candyman” (played to…

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Culture Classics – Hey Ya By Outkast

  Today in our #CultureClassics series we feature “Hey Ya” by Outkast.   The Speakerboxxx/Love Below album dropped this week back in 2003 and that classic album was led by this classic single from Andre 3000. The mix of Beatles-esque rock and Prince-like swagger couldn’t be denied. “Hey Ya” topped the Billboard Hot 100 for…