Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) Review

RATING: 4/5 An FBI informant is tasked to learn and behave like a Black Panther Party member to get close to revolutionary Fred Hampton. Director Shaka King’s showcases wonderous talent with his first mainstream smash hit. Daniel Kaluuya did a fantastic job at portraying Fred Hampton. For starters, I didn’t know a single thing aboutContinue reading “Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) Review”

One Night in Miami (2020) Review

RATING: 4/5 Four famous 20th century African-Americans, from different backgrounds, spend the night at a hotel and have intense talks about what it means to be who they are and it how it impacts the world they live. Regina King, as an actress, she nails it. As a debut director, I’m looking forward to herContinue reading “One Night in Miami (2020) Review”

Queen & Slim (2019) Review

RATING: 3/5 [SPOILERS] After a run-in with a corrupt white cop, two African-Americans have to escape across the country. A debut film for music video director “Melina Matsoukas.” Despite this project having its flaws, she definitely has the talent and skill to make some worthwhile projects in the future.

District 9 (2009) Review

RATING: 3/5 [SPOILERS] Aliens who crash land on Earth are not given the best living conditions and arn’t treated with plenty of respect. Things don’t get better when they’re asked to move out. Things also don’t go better for the main character who crosses paths with one alien and his son who wish to returnContinue reading “District 9 (2009) Review”