How Barack and Michelle Obama’s First Date Became ‘Southside With You’

When Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson went on their first date in 1989, they went to see “Do the Right Thing.” In the eyes of Richard Tanne, however, there was enough material from interviews and anecdotes to make for a feature film, “.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 12th, 2017

Review: In "Southside With You," when Barack met Michelle

Writer-director Richard Tanne's feature film debut "Southside With You" views history through an unlikely, heart-shaped prism: the first date between Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson. Contemplating further such forays into presidential ro.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 24th, 2016

How Barack and Michelle Obama’s First Date Became ‘Southside With You’

When Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson went on their first date in 1989, they went to see “Do the Right Thing.” In the eyes of Richard Tanne, however, there was enough material from interviews and anecdotes to make for a feature film, “.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 12th, 2017

Box Office: "Don"t Breathe" Heads for $20M-Plus Bow; "Southside With You" Beating "Hands of Stone&

'Southside With You' chronicles President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's first date; Jason Statham action pic 'Mechanic: Resurrection' also opens as summer winds down.read more.....»»

Category: boxofficeSource: hollywoodreporterAug 27th, 2016

See Barack and Michelle Obama Go on Their Romantic First Date in "Southside With You"

Barack and Michelle Obama's chemistry is explosive......»»

Category: moviesSource: etonlineMay 5th, 2016

Tika Sumpter Talks ‘Southside With You’ And Shooting In Chicago

Written and directed by Richard Tanne, Southside with You is inspired by Barack Obama's (Parker Sawyers) first date with Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter). Although playing two well known figures may have proved initially daunting for the actors, they both.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakSep 2nd, 2016

If only Obama was like his ‘Southside With You’ character

A fond fictionalization of Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson’s first date in 1989, “Southside With You” is a pleasingly low-key effort pitched at fans of the first couple. Barack (Parker Sawyers), a confident summer associate at the Chicago law fir.....»»

Category: topSource: nypostAug 26th, 2016

Inside President Barack Obama & Michelle Obama"s Star-Studded Farewell Party

A slew of stars flocked to the White House Friday night to honor President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at their farewell party. Attendees included George Clooney and Amal........»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 7th, 2017

Barack Obama on a Michelle Obama presidential run and the family"s future plans

President Barack Obama credits his wife First Lady Michelle Obama for being smarter than he........»»

Category: celebSource: hellomagazineDec 1st, 2016

Pope Francis Meets With President Barack Obama and the Rest of the First Family in the United States--Pics!

Pope Francis has landed! First to-do on American soil? Meet with President Barack Obama and the first family, of course. Obama was joined by first lady Michelle Obama and their two........»»

Category: topSource: eonlineSep 24th, 2015

Review: "Southside with You" is a sweet chronicle of when Barack met Michelle

Brian Lowry reviews 'Southside with You' starring Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Obamas" first date inspires romantic movie "Southside with You"

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - We've heard their playlists, watched them dance together, and now Americans can see Barack and Michelle Obama on their first date in a film that follows the future president wooing his future wife over the course of a day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 12th, 2017

Obamas" first date inspires movie

The first date of Barack and Michelle Obama inspires a romantic film called 'Southside with You'. Rough Cut - no reporter narration......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 21st, 2016

Weekend Box Office: "Don"t Breathe" Scaring Up $22M Bow, Topples "Suicide Squad"

Elsewhere, 'Southside With You,' chronicling President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's first date, isn't finding a big audience; specialty title 'Hell or High Water' prospers in expansion.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 11th, 2017

"Barry" zeroes in on formative window in Obama"s early life

Early-onset nostalgia about President Obama gave rise to a pair of biographical movies this year: "Southside With You," imaginatively chronicling his first date with future First Lady Michelle; and now "Barry," which also visits Young Mr. Obama in hi.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 18th, 2016

Barack & Michelle Obama Congratulate Kate Middleton & Prince William on the Birth of Their Baby Girl: First Couple Are &

Congrats on the princess! So sums up the sweet sentiment sent out today by President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama regarding the arrival of Kate Middleton and Prince........»»

Category: topSource: eonlineMay 4th, 2015

‘Southside With You’ shows us the Obama we didn’t get

PARK CITY, Utah — “Southside With You,” a feature-length fictionalization of Michelle Robinson and Barack Obama’s first date in Chicago in the summer of 1989, is pitched at fans of the First Couple, setting their long walks and conversation to a w.....»»

Category: moviesSource: nypostFeb 1st, 2016

Trailer: "Southside with You"

Witness the beginnings of the first family during the summer of 1989 when Michelle and Barack Obama go on their first date.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2017

Michelle Obama gave the world a flawless Barack impression

Michelle Obama gave the world a flawless Barack impression Obama        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 8th, 2017

William, Kate & Harry To Hold Dinner For President Barack Obama & Michelle Obama

President Barack Obama has a royal dinner date......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodApr 25th, 2016

Tika Sumpter on portraying Michelle Obama: "Oh my God"

How do you embody one of the most famous women in the world when you've never even met them? Ask Tika Sumpter. The actress plays Michelle Obama in the new movie "Southside With You.".....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017