Boots Riley Critiques Spike Lee and The ‘Blackkklansmen’

Boots Riley Critiques Spike Lee and The ‘Blackkklansmen’

Spike Lee is a legend; straight up. This is the guy that made thought-provoking films in the form of Do The Right Thing, Mo’ Better Blues, Jungle Fever, Malcom X, and the list goes on. So, last weekend when Lee’s critically acclaimed BlacKkKlansmen came out, I was in point-blank. I couldn’t put my finger on what bothered me about BlackKkKlansmen because structurally the movie […]

Summer Hangover: Best TV of 2018 (So Far)

Summer Hangover: Best TV of 2018 (So Far)

Check out our movie version of the summer hangover here. We’re in August, the dog days of summer, where most industries seem to kick back and wait for September… Well, the TV industry is still churning out show on top of show, and it’s a vast choppy sea of content out there. Here are a […]

Summer Hangover: Best Films of 2018 (So Far)

Summer Hangover: Best Films of 2018 (So Far)

It’s almost August, and traditionally a Tier B dumping ground for the post-blockbuster season. However, in the past there has been a few award hopefuls (Wind River, Sicario, Hell or High Water), but mainly mediocre to bad high-budget trash. With the majority of this summer being dominated by the Avengers hype, dinosaurs or Deadpool 2 […]

‘Drive’ director wows with the first look at his Amazon series

‘Drive’ director wows with the first look at his Amazon series

Everyone likes Drive. Whether it’s Gosling’s stare, the violence, or the car porn… everyone likes Drive. Danish director, Nicolas Winding Refn, follows up his much-maligned Neon Demon with his first foray into tv, or streaming more appropriately. As far as teasers go, it doesn’t get much more compelling than this. For those of you that haven’t had […]

Be Kind Rewind: A Life Less Ordinary

Be Kind Rewind: A Life Less Ordinary

Trainspotting‘s effect on me, in high school, in some ways eclipsed Pulp Fiction… for me (I’m not saying Trainspotting is a better film). So, when an 18-year-old me hears that another movie “from the director of Trainspotting” is coming out, I was hyped. However, I was even more confused, as the movie came out to […]

Hollywood goes big on Super Bowl Sunday

Hollywood goes big on Super Bowl Sunday

Hollywood took a reported box office beating in 2017, specifically in the summer, which is usually a designated three month period where Hollywood is allowed to print money. Using the trailers dropped this past Sunday, during America’s most coveted marketing minutes, studios don’t look like they are going to have a problem recouping some of that […]