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Ryan Coogler Explains Why 'Fruitvale Station' Wasn't Enough

Ryan Coogler Explains Why ‘Fruitvale Station’ Wasn’t Enough

by Jamilah King on December 5 2014, 12:55PM

The filmmaker speaks out about his activism.

Topics: Culture

Black Hollywood Speaks Out About Police Violence

Black Hollywood Speaks Out About Police Violence

by Jamilah King on December 5 2014, 10:50AM

Actors, activists and the religious community are coming together to bring attention to the extrajudicial killings of black men.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Ferguson

Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan Are Making Another Movie Together Again

Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan Are Making Another Movie Together Again

by Jamilah King on November 12 2014, 12:49PM

They’re back!

Topics: Culture

'Fruitvale Station' Cracks the Top Ten in Weekend Box Office Numbers

‘Fruitvale Station’ Cracks the Top Ten in Weekend Box Office Numbers

by Jamilah King on July 29 2013, 10:08AM

The film opened in theaters nationwide over the weekend.

Topics: /NOW

Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan in Talks for 'Rocky' Spin-Off

Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan in Talks for ‘Rocky’ Spin-Off

by Jamilah King on July 24 2013, 1:36PM

Now there’s a new project to get excited about.

Topics: /NOW

Ryan Coogler, Oscar Grant, and the Basic Humanity of Black Men

Ryan Coogler, Oscar Grant, and the Basic Humanity of Black Men

by Jamilah King on July 9 2013, 2:51PM

Perhaps the director’s biggest achievement in his debut film “Fruitvale Station” is his deliberate attempt to make Oscar Grant less of a martyr.

Topics: /NOW

3 Random Things You Probably Didn't Know About 'Fruitvale Station' Director Ryan Coogler

3 Random Things You Probably Didn’t Know About ‘Fruitvale Station’ Director Ryan Coogler

by Jamilah King on June 17 2013, 12:46PM

He’s basically just a really down-to-earth dude who makes films.

Topics: /NOW

Ryan Coogler and Octavia Spencer Talk About Spending Time With Oscar Grant's Family

Ryan Coogler and Octavia Spencer Talk About Spending Time With Oscar Grant’s Family

by Jamilah King on June 7 2013, 3:50PM

It’s about more than just the box office.

Topics: /NOW

Ryan Coogler's 'Fruitvale Station' Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

Ryan Coogler’s ‘Fruitvale Station’ Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

by Jamilah King on May 17 2013, 11:40AM

The “little movie with a big, big heart” is grabbing the world’s attention.

Topics: 'Fruitvale Station', /NOW

15 Things You Didn't Know About 'Fruitvale' Director Ryan Coogler

15 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Fruitvale’ Director Ryan Coogler

by Jorge Rivas on January 29 2013, 1:56PM

Here’s a look at what sets director Ryan Coogler apart from other filmmakers working in hollywood.

Topics: 'Fruitvale Station', Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Ryan Coogler's 2009 Film 'Locks'

Watch Ryan Coogler’s 2009 Film ‘Locks’

by Jorge Rivas on January 28 2013, 3:46PM

Watch the film he made before “Fruitvale.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

How 'Fruitvale' Director Ryan Coogler Brought Real Life to the Big Screen

How ‘Fruitvale’ Director Ryan Coogler Brought Real Life to the Big Screen

by Jorge Rivas on January 28 2013, 11:20AM

Oscar Grant was murdered by a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police officer on new year’s day four years ago. His story is once again making international headlines thanks to a young director’s film that recounts Grant’s last 24-hours.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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