As You Are – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) Amandla Stenberg has become one of young Hollywood’s most prolific people with her speaking on cultural appropriation, gender identity, and a lot of other social topics. Almost to the point, you’d think her claim to fame was speaking on such topics…

Get Out – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) You know how in 2009 people said Orphan would negatively affect adoption rates and how movies like Split give a bad name to those with dissociative identity disorder? Well, Get Out may likely make Black men think twice when it comes…

Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) While Trevor Noah, like many comedians today, dabbles in observations on politics, traveling and life, there isn’t a lot of yelling, screaming, cursing and what have you. It’s about the storytelling, the use of accents, and the type of comedy you…

Una Noche – Overview/Review (with Spoilers)

Overview An unfamiliar tale, with known consequences. We are introduced to the lives of three young people seeking more than what Havana, Cuba can offer. Their plan of escape is the primary focus of the movie. Review I personally haven’t seen this story done and…

Mississippi Damned – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) Mississippi Damned is the rare drama with a predominately Black cast which doesn’t feature comic reliefs but strictly dramatic performances. One heartbreak after another to the point where you’re glad some storylines aren’t as developed as they could and should have…

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) Despite being a devoted Kristen Stewart fan, I skipped this movie. However, considering the performances, topics, and dialog of this movie, I’ve come to regret that. Trigger Warning(s): Gun Violence Noted Actor(s) Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) | Shroom (Vin Diesel) |…

Paterson – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) A long time ago I took this off my schedule since I just felt this wasn’t worth a trip to the city, I then pushed it back some more. However, with it being a kind of quiet week I had the…

It’s Only the End of the World (Juste la fin du monde) – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) There is something about French cinema that, I guess since I don’t live in France, makes the topics and characters just seem so refreshing to watch. Like a cleanse to your palate, for a lack of a better term. Yet, while…

The Wedding Ringer – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview Kevin Hart, with the assistance of Josh Gad and Jenifer Lewis, combines his comedic talents with a character which isn’t solely focused on bringing you the laughs. Which strangely is a good thing. Review (with Spoilers) – Below Last Updated: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

One Night (1 Night) – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) This movie was a pleasant surprise. For one, it is a romance which isn’t about unrealistic showboating and over the top grandeur gestures. It’s heavily about communicating with someone you like or love and attempting to work through the kinks in…

John Wick: Chapter 2 – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) John Wick is back and while the movie isn’t as lean as the first, with a bit more comedic moments and fights that will make you wince, you learn to deal with the extra fat. Trigger Warning(s): Movie Contains Person Slashing…