The first look at Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt’s shoot ‘em up Western, The Magnificent Seven is here. The remake of the 1960 classic is directed by Antoine Fuqua, who’s known for intense action dramas including Training Day, Southpaw, Brooklyn’s Finest and The Equalizer. Denzel and his posse come to theaters this fall. Discuss

A first look at the upcoming The Birth of a Nation has been released, and it provides a powerful glimpse at the movie that took the Sundance Film Festival by storm. The movie’s distribution rights were purchase for a record-setting $17.5 million. Steeped in biblical references, The Birth of a Nation tells the real-life story of the preacher and slave Nat Turner who led a rebellion in 1831. It hits theaters this fall. Discuss

Why is Hollywood so Awful at Diversity?

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The Gospel According to Ewan McGregor

We sat down with Ewan McGregor to talk about his groundbreaking take on the 40-day temptation of Jesus, and the experience of getting inside the head of history’s most famous foes. Read More

No Laughing Matter

A new generation of comedians is seeking more than just laughs—they’re using their stage to call out injustice. Read More

Morgan Freeman may have played God in Bruce Almighty and Evan Almighty, but recently, the legendary actor felt he needed to travel the world to learn more about Him. The idea for the epic quest started when Freeman and producing partner Lori McCreary were in Istanbul and their tour guide told them how Jesus fits into Islam. Read More