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Ma (2019) – Summary, Review (with Spoilers)

Ma definitely pushes the idea we need more Black horror villains, but ones with villains who have better, or a less inundated, backstory.
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Instant Family – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

Instant Family offers it all. Vulgar comedy, touching moments that make you cry, and compelling viewpoints on fostering and adoption.
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A Kid Like Jake – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

A Kid Like Jake focuses less on the subject matter and more on the parents trying to navigate how to raise a kid like Jake. Director(s) Silas Howard Screenplay By Daniel Pearle Date Released 6/8/2018 Genre(s) Drama, LGBT Good If You Like Films Focused...
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The Shape of Water – Recap/ Review (with Spoilers)

The Shape of Water will remind you of the days when fantasy films weren’t made to set up trilogies but simply tell a stand alone, gorgeous story. Director(s) Guillermo del Toro Writer(s) Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor Noted Actors Elisa Sally...

Gifted – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

For those of you who like sappy Lifetime movies, this will be right up your alley. Characters & Storyline Ever since his sister Diane committed suicideat age 27, Frank (Chris Evans) has raised her only child...

Fruitvale Station – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Honestly, even being a person of color, I didn't know the story of Oscar Grant really until I saw Fruitvale Station, and the main reason I saw this movie was because of Melonie Diaz;...

Hidden Figures – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK8xHq6dfAo Overview/ Review (with Spoilers) Hidden Figures is a feel good movie. One that exemplifies what the term edutainment means and there ain’t a bad performance in it. However, don’t expect it to win any major...

Get On Up – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview While most biopics seek to both educate and entertain you, as well as show you the soul of an icon, this film strangely skips out on giving you soul and solely focuses on the...

Zootopia – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Behind the cute animals dressed in clothes in their version of New York is a story about perseverance, prejudice, fear-mongering, and social commentary about the way our human world is. Characters & Story (with Commentary) Since...

The Divergent Series: Insurgent – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview Insurgent is all one could hope for in a sequel yet, unfortunately, is burdened by a familiar script due to the many other similar trilogies out there. Director: Robert Schwentke Writer: Brian Duffield, Akiva Goldsman and...