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  1. An Evening with Walter Mosley and FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Author Walter Mosley has published some 50 works in his career. Live Talks Los Angeles hosts An Evening With Walter Mosley and Friends , a discussion that celebrates the 25th anniversary of his most popular novel, 1990's Devil in a Blue Dress .

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  2. Don Cheadle hits out at the 'bias' against black actors in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... actor said he also discussed the prejudice within Hollywood with Carl Franklin, who directed him in Devil In A Blue Dress. 'He said, 'Don, if I was green-lighting movies, a lot of them would look like me,' he told the Daily Telegraph. 'A lot of ...

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  3. From Iron Man to music manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... and blacks out." I don't think that's happening. But there is bias. Carl Franklin, who directed me in Devil In A Blue Dress , we talked about it. He said, "Don, if I was green-lighting movies, a lot of them would look like me. A lot of movies are ...

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  4. Don Cheadle's Miles Davis Film, Miles Ahead, Isn't a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    He broke into the business in 1995 via the criminally underrated Denzel Washington noir Devil in a Blue Dress with an audition tape that has become Hollywood legend. Miles Ahead , the Miles Davis biopic Cheadle's been shepherding for more than a decade, is a fascinating bookend to that audition tape.

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  5. Director-star Don Cheadle took cues from jazz great Miles Davis for biopic 'Miles Ahead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... elastic as they could possibly be." Speaking about his breakout performance as the hit man Mouse in "Devil in a Blue Dress" (1995), the actor says he tried to connect to something besides menace in that character. "If the dude's a sociopath, I want ...

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  6. 'Vinyl' Episode 9 preview: Jamie gets evicted; the murder case against Richie intensifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... rected multiple episodes of Netflix' "House of Cards," as well as the feature films "Out of Time" and "Devil In A Blue Dress," both starring Denzel Washington.

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  7. Actor, Director Don Cheadle Miles Ahead on Miles Davis BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... harrowing drama Hotel Rwanda , from Oscar-winning Crash and his award-winning role in the film noir Devil in a Blue Dress . He is a well-known and well-respected face in Hollywood, and he has moved seamlessly between various movie genres. But he is ...

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  8. Capone talks making a biopic feel like a musical composition with Miles Ahead star/dir. Don CheadleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... of him in 1995 with the double shot of THINGS TO DO IN DENVER WHEN YOU'RE DEAD and more importantly, DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS (although to be fair, his two years as a part of the cast of "Picket Fences" from 1993-95 was his true breakthrough). It seems ...

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  9. Don Cheadle adds jazz legend to his gallery of portraitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... parts in the movies, Cheadle turned a wider circle of heads in 1995 opposite Denzel Washington in "Devil in a Blue Dress," the Walter Mosley adaptation directed by Carl Franklin. As Mouse, the gangster from the South who said little but scared ...

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  10. "Killing Johnny Fry" Walter Mosley thriller adaptation in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Walter Mosley ("Devil in a Blue Dress") and producer Denise Grayson have hired writer-director Paul Chart to adapt Mosley's thriller "Killing Johnny Fry" for a feature film, Variety reports. Mosley's novel, published in 2006, ...

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  11. SXSW: Don Cheadle discusses career, inspirations, "Miles Ahead"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Daily Texan

    On Tuesday, actor Don Cheadle sat down with film critic David Edelstein to discuss his career, figures that inspired him and his transition into the role of director for his upcoming film "Miles Ahead," at South By Southwest. Cheadle first discussed the process of securing his breakthrough role as Mouse in "Devil in a Blue Dress" .

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  12. Bet Teams with American Black Film Festival on 2016 Abff Awards TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performances on stage and screen, stemming from his breakout performance opposite Denzel Washington in Devil in A Blue Dress, where he was named Best Supporting Actor by the Los Angeles Film Critics. In 2012, Cheadle garnered critical acclaim for ...

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  13. Bet Teams with American Black Film Festival on 2016 Abff Awards, 2/23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performances on stage and screen, stemming from his breakout performance opposite Denzel Washington in Devil in A Blue Dress, where he was named Best Supporting Actor by the Los Angeles Film Critics. In 2012, Cheadle garnered critical acclaim for ...

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  14. 'Devil in a Blue Dress' is quite goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... received several nominations and has won in both the supporting and starring categories. Although " Devil in a Blue Dress ," (1995) was not recognized by the Academy, it still shows how fine an actor Washington is. Based on a book by Walter Mosley, ...

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  15. Tupac Shakur film nabs newcomer for leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... John Singleton was tied to the film originally, then it went to Carl Franklin (directed "Out of Time"/"Devil in a Blue Dress"), and now it is in Benny Boom's hands. Boom is a well-known rap video director/producer turned feature film director. When ...

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  16. The Stars of The Flick on Marilyn Monroe, Tasty Treats & What You Should Never Do at the MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Broadway

    ... Dean. DANNY: For consistent box office clout and quality of work, it's Denzel Washington. Malcolm X ! Devil in a Blue Dress ! He's amazing. NICOLE: Marilyn Monroe. She's now a mythic legend, but I'm always blown away by her deep well of talent and ...

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  17. The Tupac Shakur Biopic Got Another DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... comes after John Singleton ( Boyz n the Hood ), Antoine Fuqua ( Training Day ) and Carl Franklin ( Devil in a Blue Dress ). There's very little about the movie's production that inspires much confidence. With his exit, Singleton posted on Instagram ...

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  18. Benny Boom in talks to step in as director of Tupac biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... replace Carl Franklin to direct the film about the life of the seminal West Coast rapper. Franklin ( Devil in a Blue Dress ) joined the project in April after Boyz n the Hood helmer John Singleton exited. Upon reports of the swap in the director's ...

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  19. Devil in a Blue DressRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    In many ways, Carl Franklin's Devil in a Blue Dress feels like a 1940s noir flick. It has the same sultry mood, the same quippy banter, the same knotty plotting and the same world-weary cynicism as the better noir flicks of the era.

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  20. Library presents afternoon of film noirRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Leominster Library will present two movies in the film noir genere,, "Out of the Past" starring Robert Mitchum, and "Devil in a Blue Dress" starring Denzel Washington, from 11 a.m to 5 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Community Room at the library, 30 West St. A light lunch will be served between films. Joseph Moser, professor of English and film studies at Fitchburg State University, will provide the audience with background and lead participants in a discussion of this movement in American film history.

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