Sheryl Lee Ralph makes her own roles
Murphy enjoys view at the top, but focuses on his art
Hollywood softening words and deeds in light of bottom line
The last thing 'Distinguished' director wanted to do was make a 'message' movie
Keepsakes of the heart A bittersweet memoir A trip to the Shore stirs waves of stinging memories for a child of the '50s
Eddie Murphy's glib 'Gentleman' is distinguished by its banality
No greater Hollywood presence ... Few 'big' films set to open in December
Comedian Andre Browne heads for the big...
Ed McMahon, Disney: a dream team
Other award shows can be totally stodgy, but this is MTV
Executive suites of studios are still mostly lily-white
The campaigns and pop culture
Hair like Halle A cut above the rest
Hudlin brothers set out to prove there's a mainstream audience for black films
Too many actors are making bad movies, and nothing can stop them
Movies then and now just are not the same Films of the past did a better job of telling the story
Soundtracks offer their own pleasures
Murphy displays a subtlety previously hidden
Still going strong at 75 President Bush's...
Marylanders sail for sight
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Courthouse in collapse
Friendships star, as Hollywood sells same-gender bonding rites BUDDY MOVIES
Beyond Black and White
Disorder in the court: Lights, camera, action and Eddie Murphy
Courthouse star is Eddie Murphy Actor fights corruption in new movie.
'Deep Cover' gives cop vs. drug dealers' tale a fresh, original look
'Deep Cover' tells a familiar story very well
As commissioner, negotiator, Ziegler has one job too many
Revamped 'Royal' relies on talents of Jackee, Reese
ELVIS EVENT PROMOTER KEEPS THE FLAME BURNING FOR THE KING
Buchwald story idea gets him $150,000Paramount Pictures...
Final phase of Buchwald suit over 'Coming to America' tests the value of an idea
A plea from a bereaved mother: Get involved with your kids
NEW JACKSON VIDEO IS A ROYAL BORE
'Remember the Time' is forgettable video
'Kuffs' is a very good action comedy, and it's full of surprises
Murphy producers try the wrong law firm
Black women directors remain on the outside
Talking business Comedian Tommy Davidson comes prepared for opportunities
Chuck Norris shoots mostly blanks in 'The Hitman'
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Black images in the mass media: 'Amos 'N' Andy' and Richard Pryor
'True Identity' whitewashes race theme
'Naked Hollywood' strips away web of myth tinseltown weaves around itself
The Rich and the Funny
Special effects keep 'Terminator 2' alive
Schwarzkopf basks in the glow of being a national hero--but for how long?
Lakers, like the rest of us, have gotten old
'Best of Outdoors Maryland' features rockfish, spelunkers, hot air balloons