The Intruder

Greetings Folks, I finally had to a chance to watch The Intruder and wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Deon Taylor, The Intruder stars Michael Ealy, Meagan Good, and Dennis Quaid. The Intruder is a psychological thriller that tells…

The Hidden Lives of “Housegirls”

The abuse of women is a discussion that’s constantly had but often downplayed. And Black women, in particular, tend to be the number one victims. As someone who refuses to ignore the realities of this world, I want to share a few documentaries on African women who work as domestic servants. They are called “Housegirls.”…

Aladdin

Greetings Folks, I just saw Aladdin, 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 Guy Ritchie, Aladdin stars Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Marwan Kenzari. Aladdin is a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1992 animated film. The story…

John Singleton’s Legacy

Earlier this week, we lost a directorial icon. John Singleton. As someone who has been a fan of his work throughout the 90s and the new millennial, I was somewhat upset about his passing. His films were milestones in my community because they were authentic narratives that had powerful messages. The cinematography and breakout star…

The Vault

Greetings All, I tend to go through cyclical moments of nostalgia where I thirst for pastime events and information. As I’ve mentioned before throughout this blog, I’m a student of Black history; not only when it comes to our Freedom struggles or African ancestry, but within the arts as well. I have a great deal…

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Greetings Folks, I just saw Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and I had to write a review. Before I share my thoughts, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by J.A. Bayona, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rafe Spall, and Jeff Goldblum. This sequel to Jurassic…

Black Panther

Greetings Everyone, I finally had a chance to see the most talked about film of the new year, Black Panther, and had to write a review. Check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Ryan Coogler, Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Daniel Kaluuya,…

Power Rangers

Greetings Everyone, I had a chance to check out the long-awaited reboot, Saban’s Power Rangers, and wanted to provide you all with a review. Before I get started, take a look at the following trailer if you haven’t seen it. Directed by Dean Israelite, Saban’s Power Rangers stars Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Ludi…

Almost Christmas

Greetings Folks, I checked out a film that I’ve been looking forward to seeing for awhile now, Almost Christmas, and wanted to provide you all with a review. Before I get started, take a look at the trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by David E. Talbert, Almost Christmas stars Danny Glover, Mo’Nique, Kimberly…

The Birth of a Nation

Greetings Everyone, I finally had a chance to see one of the most controversial films of the year, The Birth of a Nation, and I wanted to provide a review. Before I get started, here is a clip of the trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Nate Parker, The Birth of a…

Suicide Squad

Greetings Good People, I finally had a chance to watch the most talked about film of the summer, Suicide Squad, and wanted to provide you all with a review. Before I get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by David Ayer, Suicide Squad stars Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jared…

The Legend of Tarzan

Greetings Everyone, This weekend I had a chance to see Warner Bros’ The Legend of Tarzan and I wanted to provide a review. Before I share my thoughts, check out the following trailer if you haven’t already. Directed by David Yates, The Legend of Tarzan stars Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson, Djimon Hounsou, and Christoph Waltz. We…