Film Review: Breaking In and Movie Experience Rant

Film Review: Breaking In and Movie Experience Rant

This past Mother's Day weekend Will Packer Productions released its latest action thriller film, Breaking In featuring Gabrielle Union. The movie did well, in terms of box office numbers. It surpassed its $16M budget, grossing nearly $18M for its opening weekend. But that's no surprise since Will Packer Productions produce solid movies that do well [...]

Film Review: Traffik

Film Review: Traffik

**WARNING POST CONTAINS SPOILER ALERTS** This past weekend, Codeblack Films, a division of Lionsgate, released Traffik in theaters nationwide. Written and directed by Deon Taylor, Traffik features Paula Patton as journalist Brea and Omar Epps as her auto restorator boyfriend. The two go on a romantic getaway to a remote cabin in the woods, with [...]

A Wrinkle In Time Review

A Wrinkle In Time Review

Directed by Ava DuVernay, A Wrinkle in Time is a visually stunning film about a young girl named Meg (played by Storm Reid), who embarks on a journey to find her father (Chris Pine) who disappeared over four years ago by traveling through time and multiple universes. Guided by three celestial women and accompanied by [...]

Who Are You?: Black Panther and Black History

Who Are You?: Black Panther and Black History

**WARNING: POST CONTAINS SPOILER ALERTS** While watching Marvel’s Black Panther, I noticed that whenever T’Challa introduced/announced himself to people outside of Wakanda, it was always, "I am T’Challa, son of T’Chaka, King of Wakanda". It’s a very regal and formal response. But it wasn't until T’Challa fought M’Baku during the ritual kinging ceremony that I [...]