Category Archives: Positive (Worth Seeing)

Generally the positive rating is for films or theater productions which are the cream of the crop. For films, those with the positive rating you need to either see at least once in your life or should expect to keep coming back to multiple times in your life. For theater production, solely the worth seeing label would be used if it worth your hard earned money.

Everything, Everything (Movie) – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

Everything, Everything

Everything, Everything may truly be one of the few book adaptations that cut what was necessary, added what was needed, and casts everyone nearly perfectly.

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Get Me Roger Stone – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Screen cap from Get Me Roger Stone

In Get Me Roger Stone, Roger Stone is presented beyond the level of the Koch Brothers or any non-politician political figure you may know. For truly, the way this documentary presents him, he should be in history books.

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Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2 – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2

It’s easy to forget that despite Marvel being known for its comic blockbusters, they can surprisingly bring you to tears. Just as Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2 will do for you.

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I Am Not Your Negro – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

In many ways, I’m ashamed of myself. The name and works of James Baldwin are familiar in terms of title, but the person and characters within are foreign. Yet, no matter how many a Black artists or entertainers name drops him, or we see him pop up in the stories of others, I did not pursue to know and understand this rather eccentric man. One who didn’t rise to fame because he could sing and dance, nor because his tragedy so great it was awe inspiring he survived. He rose to prominence, so it seemed, because, despite America’s history and the death of friends, kin, and family members he could only identify if records existed, he did not hate America. He criticized it, especially its white population who through arrogance or ignorance may have had no love for him, but he didn’t hate it.

Leaving you with what can only be considered an introduction. For it honestly feels like you are given but a taste to one very complex man’s story. One you may feel the need to re-watch to get the full experience of.

Trigger Warning(s): Depictions of dead bodies

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In The Morning – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Image of Leal and Zuri from In The Morning

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In The Morning is the type of film you have to give yourself time to process. For it forces you to think about what is said and makes you need time to deal with the thoughts and feelings it brings up in you. Especially since, when it is done, you can be just left overwhelmed with what suppressed thoughts and emotions it brings out.

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