NEW IN THEATERS THIS WEEK


The Man with the Iron Fists (R) Trailer and the Restricted Trailer

RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan wrote, directed, and stars in this kung fu movie about seven clans of warriors and assassins who descend upon a Chinese village to fight for a fortune in gold.  RZA plays a blacksmith who literally forges himself iron fists.

Russell Crowe, Lucy Liu, and WWE wrestler Batista all have big roles.  Batista’s character Bronze Body has the ability to turn his skin into metal.  Former “Real World” minx Jamie Chung, and “Foxy Brown” star Pam Grier are also in it.


Flight (R) Trailer

Denzel Washington is an airline pilot whose plane starts to fall apart at 30,000 feet.  He pulls off a miraculous barrel roll of a 50-ton plane to recover from an uncontrolled dive and safely crash land.

–But despite saving so many lives, his personal life comes under intense scrutiny when it’s discovered he had alcohol in his system at the time of the crash.

Don Cheadle is the lawyer defending him, Bruce Greenwood plays his Union rep, and John Goodman is his wisecracking friend.

Wreck It Ralph (PG) Trailer

John C. Reilly plays Ralph, a video game character who’s tired of being the villain and wants to be a good guy for a change.

Sarah Silverman plays a misfit from a candy-coated cart-racing game, “30 Rock’s” Jack McBrayer plays the fixer hero of Ralph’s original game, and “Glee’s” Jane Lynch plays a sergeant in a hardcore fighting game called “Hero’s Duty”.

–The movie also features appearances by classic game characters like Q*Bert, a Pac-Man ghost, “Street Fighter’s” Zangief, and Bowser from the Mario games.

Peep a list of indie films after the click. (more…)

#HOLYSH*T NEW ICE CUBE “EVERYTHANG’S CURRUPT”

Ice Cube is the Jim Brown of rap. He gets money and speaks him mind at all times without biting his tongue. This song is should be mandatory listening.

FOR THOSE WHO MISSED IT: THE RZA ON #DISHNATION

The “Rickey Smiley Morning Show” talks with RZA in studio about his new film “The Man with the Iron Fists” and being named after a famous American family!

NEW VIDEO GAMES DROPPING TODAY

Assassin’s Creed III is out for the Xbox360 and PS3 this week.  It will also be available for the new WiiU console when that launches on November 18th.  (Trailer(M)

–Here’s what you need to know . . .

. . . This game moves the action to the Revolutionary War, and your assassin interacts with historical figures like George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Paul Revere

. . . You still play as Desmond, but your historical ancestor is now a half-breed Indian whose known as Conner whenever he’s among the palefaces.

. . . New game features include hunting, captaining your own ship, and using new weapons like a tomahawk and a rope-dart.

. . . Even though this is titled “Assassin’s Creed III”, it’s actually the FIFTH game in the series.  That’s because “AC2″ was essentially a self-contained trilogy that spawned the spin-off games “AC: Brotherhood” and “AC: Revelations”.

Peep more releases after the click. (more…)

NEW CD’S DROPPING TODAY

 

“Mic Tyson”, Sean Price

“Dreams & Nightmares”, Meek Mill . . . His guests include Nas, John Legend, Rick Ross, Trey Songz, Drake, Mary J. Blige, and Kirko Bangz.

“Ramblings Of An Angry Old Man”, the new joint from rapper Craig G

OH SNAP! NEW MC LYTE “DOPE STYLE”

MC Lyte – Dope Style (produced by Caviar & OZ) – This is the second leak from the Mick Boogie x Adidas x SLAM x XXL collaboration mix honoring the Brooklyn Nets. #brooklynoriginals drops on Wednesday October 31, 2012. The original Brooklyn female on the mic – MC Lyte is back -

SKINNY-C “RAWTHENTIC” (MIXTAPE)

Some new new from my homie and lablemate Skinny-C. Vintage quality bars future talent. #dontsleep

LOOKS DOPE: IRON MAN 3 TRAILER

I wasn’t hype about thios at first, now I am.

SON OF BAZERK “ON THE VERGE OF A ASS WHOOPIN”

With only one album under their belt, Son of Bazerk was actually one of my favorite groups. The year was 1991. They popped back up with some teaser material in 2010 and this seems to be another offering of what’s to come. It’s not radio rap, it’s soulful rap.

Spin Doctor vs. De La Soul – Brakes Is High

Nothing new here. Just some classic De La sandwiched in between the records they sampled. Clean ya house and enjoy some tunes. Tracklist and link after the click. (more…)