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…

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Greetings All, I recently watched Netflix’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by George C. Wolfe, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom stars Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman. The year is 1927, and the place is Chicago,…

Chadwick Boseman’s Character Will NOT Be Recast in Black Panther 2

Greetings Folks, It’s Friday, and I read some good news earlier. The following information comes from The Verge. Although the Black Panther franchise will move forward, Chadwick Boseman’s character, King T’Challa (Black Panther), will not be recast. Part 2 will instead focus on supporting characters who will pay tribute to the late Boseman. Producer Kevin…

Yes, The Last of Us Needs a Part 3!

In a previous post, I advised that playing a video game today, particularly within the action-adventure genre, is like playing an interactive movie. The visual art, gameplay mechanics, character designs, storyline, and soundtrack offers a unique experience for the player that no other medium can top. And in my subjective opinion, the game that knocked…

Rick Ross Buys Land in Georgia

I’m not one to highlight every move made by celebrities, for various reasons. But I came across some interesting news that I had to share with you all. The following information comes from The Source. Rapper Rick Ross is making headlines after purchasing 87 acres of land in the state of Georgia. Already owning 254…

Christopher Nolan’s Batman Trilogy

“I always thought there was a Batman story that hadn’t been told on film.” – Christopher Nolan If you’ve been following this blog, or if you’ve met me in person, then you know that Batman is my favorite superhero. The nuance between Bruce Wayne and Batman, the gadgets, transportation, villains, and Gotham city itself, set…

Gaming Spotlight: Uncharted

If you’ve been following this blog, then you’re aware of the fact that I’m a gamer. After transitioning from the Sega Genius console to the Playstation and improving my hand-eye coordination with Sonic The Hedgehog and Crash Bandicoot, I got locked on to the action & adventure genre. Games like Metal Gear Solid,  Tomb Raider,…

Fatal Affair

Greetings Folks, I recently watched Netflix’s Fatal Affair and had to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Peter Sullivan, Fatal Affair stars Nia Long, Omar Epps, and Stephen Bishop. After a one-night fling with a college classmate, Elle Warren (Long) decides…