A Such Thing as Too Late

Greetings Everyone, I had a chance to watch an independent short film entitled A Such Thing as Too Late, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Directed by Korey Townsend and Jae Harrison, A Such Thing as Too Late stars Amber Barnes, Kevin Kaze Thomas, Brandon Solomon, and Terri Montrel. An abusive husband, Michael Thompson…

NOPE

Greetings All, I had a chance to see NOPE, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t already. Directed by Jordan Peele, NOPE stars Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, and Steven Yeun. After the death of their father, two siblings who run their family’s California…

Unsheltered

Greetings All, I had a chance to watch the independent film Unsheltered, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Marcus Small, Unsheltered stars Raven Wynn, Caleb Martin, Chauntel Hall, Melina Kay, and Edgar Tomas Lopez. In an effort…

A Journal for Jordan

Greetings All, I brought in the Holiday season with A Journal for Jordan, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Based on the New York Times Bestseller by Dana Canedy—A Journal for Jordan: A Story of Love and Honor—and directed…

The Guilty

Greetings Everyone, I had a chance to watch Netflix’s The Guilty, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Antoine Fuqua, The Guilty stars Jake Gyllenhaal. A police officer demoted to a 911 dispatch operator, Joe Baylor (Gyllenhaal), is…

The Harder They Fall

Greetings All, I just finished watching Netflix’s The Harder They Fall, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Jeymes Samuel, The Harder They Fall stars Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba, Regina King, and Zazie Beetz. Set in the 19th-century…

HBO’s The Last of Us May Be Released Earlier Than Expected?

In a previous post, I highlighted the action-adventure survival horror video game The Last of Us and advised that a live-action adaptation of the franchise will be released on HBO. Set in a post-apocalyptic America twenty years after a cordyceps virus outbreak, TLOU follows smuggler Joel Miller and a 14-year-old girl, Ellie, as they trek…

The Silent City

Greetings Everyone, I came across a post-apocalyptic web series entitled The Silent City, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer. Directed by Rubidium Wu, The Silent City stars Eric Stafford and Kettie Jean. Years after an unexplained event destroys the planet, the remaining survivors must fight…

The Ice Road

Greetings Folks, I just finished watching Netflix’s The Ice Road, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Jonathan Hensleigh, The Ice Road stars Liam Neeson, Marcus Thomas, and Laurence Fishburne. A diamond mine collapses in northern Canada, trapping…

Coming 2 America

Greetings Everyone, I finally had the chance to watch Coming 2 America, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Craig Brewer, Coming 2 America stars Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, Jermaine Fowler, Shari Headley, and Wesley Snipes. The newly-crowned…

Metal Gear Solid is Headed to the Big Screen!

As I mentioned in a previous post, playing a video game today is like playing an interactive film. The narrative, cinematography, acting, and music found in any motion picture can be found in this medium. And the first franchise to introduce these traits to the gaming industry, in my opinion, was Metal Gear Solid. Created/directed…

Omar Tyree Presents…Hot Lava Entertainment!

New York Times best-selling author Omar Tyree, who’s most known for his classic novel Flyy Girl, is transitioning from the publishing world to a career in film and music. How so, you might ask? With Hot Lava Entertainment. Hot Lava Entertainment, LLC. will take Tyree’s popular books, original screenplays, and music and produce cultural films…