Posts tagged "for colored girls"

Trailer Park: “Due Date,” “127 Hours,” “Welcome To The Rileys,” “For Colored Girls,” “Megamind”

You spent last week partying, so you might as well give your liver a break and take it easy this weekend. Plus, you've got to start training for Thanksgiving and popcorn is kinda like a packing-peanut-esque expander for your tummy! I've been "training" for months and can already eat two pies in one sitting, so…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 5, 2010

“For Colored Girls”: Watch The Trailer, See The Film

My mind was silent, but my heart was racing as I watched the trailer for Tyler Perry's "For Colored Girls," a film based on Ntozake Shange's choreopoem For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. The trailer seems so powerful that I no longer have any doubt that Perry handled…
By: Annika Harris / September 16, 2010

Tyler Perry Casts All-Stars In “For Colored Girls … “

I haven't been a fan of Tyler Perry since I figured out his formula -- no-good man wrongs strong black woman who is saved by do-right man with a lot of Madea thrown in for comic relief. That being said, I'm really excited to see his film version of Ntosake Shange's acclaimed play "For Colored…
By: Annika Harris / June 4, 2010