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Shaft: The First Black Action Hero
Before the late Chadwick Boseman portrayed T’Challa in Marvel’s Black Panther before his 2020 passing and Wesley Snipes portrayed Eric Brooks aka "Blade" in Marvel's Blade, there was badass Detective John Shaft who was the first black superhero during the 1970s who made huge accolades, sequels and a short-lived television series. Recently, Richard Roundtree who portrayed Shaft passed away this year so in honor of his memory, let's look back at how Shaft was made.
Nyad - A Netflix Movie Review
You’re never too old to chase your dreams. Nyad is a 2023 Netflix film based on true events. At 60, Diana Nyad is committed to her lifelong goal of swimming 110 miles in the open ocean from Cuba to Florida. However, she cannot do this alone without the help from her best friend as her coach.
The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Film Review)
WARNING: includes minor spoilers for The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (both book and film) Cast: Tom Blyth, Rachel Zegler, Peter Dinklage, Hunter Schafer, Josh Andres Rivera, Jason Schwartzman and Viola Davis
It's Impossible to Disconnect from Reality While Watching 'The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes'
Coriolanus Snow said the whole world is an Arena, and we need the games to remind us of what we are and what we’re capable of. It’s hard to disconnect from reality when the fictional world reflects it so vividly.
Uncover Your New Fave Anime for Fall
Dive into a Spectacular Anime Odyssey This Fall! The autumn air is crisp, and so is the lineup of anime captivating audiences in the 2023 Fall season. With TikTok abuzz over Jujitsu Kaisn's electrifying fight sequences, it's evident that the anime world is in for a treat. As the temperatures drop, what better way to spend your cozy evenings than discovering the gems of this season's anime offerings? Here's an in-depth look at the top 10 must-watch anime that will undoubtedly become your fall favorites.
3 Possible Storylines For 'Thor 5'
A fifth Thor film is reported to be in development at Marvel Studios, extending the God of Thunder's already existing record as the Marvel hero to star in the most solo adventures. Taika Waititi, who directed the third and fourth instalments, Thor: Ragnarok and Thor: Love and Thunder, is not expected to return as Director, but may still reprise his role as Thor's Kronan ally, Korg. The news of another film is not surprising, considering that Love and Thunder's post-credits sequences offer not one, but two teasers towards potential future instalments.
Netflix Is Making a Terminator Anime Series
In my past stories, I’ve chatted about all sorts of Netflix stuff, and you can find those linked later. But today, I gotta spill about the latest from Netflix: they’ve dropped a teaser for Terminator: The Anime Series and it’s hitting screens real soon!
Singin' in the Rain (1952) is a Timeless Masterpiece
You have to make the crowd laugh to please them. Singin’ in the Rain debuted in theaters in 1952. Taking place in the 1920s, Don Lockwood is a famous silent film actor. When new technology promotes sound films, the studio is in a bind. They have to make changes if they’re going to stay in business.
Is The Marvels a Subversive Film?
We have different definitions of a man, Bishop! The scathing reviews and 'I-told-you-so-s' regarding the new The Marvels reminded me of a video that circulated on social media a little while ago. It’s a clip from an hour-long Father’s Day sermon from author/speaker/Bishop T.D. Jakes.
Los Angeles Comic Con is back this year and they have some BIG heavy hitters. We’ve got 4 different guests that we would consider headliners. Now as I am only going on Saturday that means that I will (hopefully) be spending most of the day in the press pit for the mainstage panels. But there are a few smaller panels that I plan on seeing. So here is my top to bottom schedule for Saturday.
The Holdovers - A Movie Review
Do we get a choice on who we spend two weeks with? The Holdovers is a 2023 film. A cranky teacher, a troubled student, and a grieving cook remain on campus at a prep school over the holidays. As they constantly get on one another’s nerves, this time together helps them reflect.