If White privilege and MAGA hats were movies, this would be their BIRTH OF A NATION. Continue reading Shooting Blanks: The ‘Death Wish’ Remake
Black Panther isn’t a hero “who happens to be Black,” rather Black identity is central and crucial to the story of his fantastic first MCU solo film. Continue reading I saw ‘Black Panther’ last night and My Life is Better for it (My Non-Spoiler Review)
Fuck this movie.
As a musical, it’s derivative.
As a story about getting past discrimination, it’s actually racist, sexist, and elitist.
Seriously, fuck this movie. Continue reading ‘Stuck’ Up its Own Ass!
Trying to stuff an epic tale into a relatively short film keeps this animated adventure from truly taking off. Continue reading New Hero, Same Story: ‘Bilal – A New Breed of Hero’
Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.
Still, there were bright spots to be found. Continue reading Pillar of Salt: Looking back at the Best and Worst of 2017
The casting of actual Native American actors can’t hide the film’s hypocritical racism and clichéd storytelling. Continue reading Return of the White Savior Western: ‘Hostiles’
Jedis, jungles, fish-man junk, & James Franco.
All but the last made for a great day at the multiplex. Continue reading X-mas Day Quadruple-Feature: ‘The Last Jedi’; ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’; ‘The Shape of Water’; ‘The Disaster Artist’