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Fruitvale Station

Michael B. Jordan in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

‘Fruitvale Station,’ ’12 Years a Slave’ Nabs NAACP Image Awards Nods

The Oscar Grant story among those receiving noms for honoring diversity in the arts…

01/09/2014

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Peaceful Vigil Marks 5-Year Anniversary Of Oscar Grant’s Shooting Death

Demonstrators gathered Wednesday afternoon for a peaceful vigil in Oakland to mark the five-year anniversary of the shooting death of Oscar Grant who was killed by a BART police officer on New Year’s Day.

01/01/2014

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

Download Bay Area Screenplays of Award Contenders

Students of the art of screenwriting can peruse copies of scripts that movie studios are posting online to attract award interest…

12/02/2013

Michael B. Jordan (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Post-’Fruitvale,’ Michael B. Jordan wants It All

The 26-year-old actor is in discussions for key roles in several big-budget studio movies after his star turn in this summer’s indie “Fruitvale Station”

10/10/2013

Mehserle served for two years on the BART Police force and had become a father within days of the shooting. (CBS)

Court Gives Oscar Grant’s Father OK To Sue Ex-BART Cop For Fatal Shooting

A federal appeals court in San Francisco Tuesday cleared the way for a trial on two civil rights lawsuits filed against former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle and other officers by the father of Oscar Grant III and five of Grant’s friends.

07/30/2013

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

‘Fruitvale Station’ Movie Delivers Nuanced Portrait Of Oscar Grant

Oscar Grant did not deserve to die. That is the central message of the new film “Fruitvale Station.”

07/28/2013

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

Oscar Grant Movie ‘Fruitvale Station’ Premieres To Sellout Crowds

Movie theaters in Oakland added extra screenings Friday to accommodate huge crowds that wanted to see “Fruitvale Station,” a new film about the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant by a BART police officer.

07/12/2013

"Pacific Rim" (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures)

KO Movie Review: ‘Pacific Rim’ & ‘Fruitvale Station’

This week, Alice@97.3′s dynamic duo of Hooman & Marcus reviews two films out in theaters, “Pacific Rim” & Fruitvale Station”

07/12/2013

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Fruitvale Station’

Jan Wahl reviews “Fruitvale Station,” a controversial and emotional story about Oscar Grant on the last day of his life…

07/12/2013

Ryan Coogler at 3rd Annual Celebrate Sundance Institute Los Angeles Benefit (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Ryan Coogler Brings Heart, Talent To ‘Fruitvale’

Coogler’s “Fruitvale Station” – his first dramatic feature & first project since graduating in 2011 – won both jury and audience awards at Sundance…

07/10/2013

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