By: Beverly Kwakye @beverly_kwakye What do you get when you mix a group of college students, a little comedy, and some major drama? You get filmmaker Candice Cain’s upcoming Amazon series, New Dogs, Old Tricks. This half-hour series channels the average life of a group of friends who experience the...
Some of you may not like this Bad Times at the El Royale because it is too slow. That’s okay. Good stories take time to lay out all the pieces, set all the traps, and prep all the parties for action. It doesn’t take long for directors like Drew Goddard...
The upcoming Titans show on DC Universe, the new streaming app for a whole slate of new comic adaptations, and so much more. Titans come out on October 12 to so much controversy and fanfare. BGN sat down with Greg Walker at a roundtable to discuss the upcoming season and...
Andrés Kaiser is a new and distinctively remarkable director that has created a significant impression on his audiences and critics alike. In his first ever, Austin’s Fantastic Fest appearance, Kaiser provides a fresh new perspective for the cinematic world. His debut film FERAL was received by critics with an...
Robert Rodriquez is well known for his long filmography full of cult favorites filmed under his direction, such as the Spy Kids series, Sin City, From Dusk til Dawn, and many more. BGN got to chat with Rodriquez about his upcoming film Alita: Battle Angel. The veteran director told...
By Ashley Turner @AsheDT As an Archie Comics fan from way back, I admit I’m coming in a bit late in the game. Actually, I could’ve really have cared less about what the redheaded dork was doing at any given moment. I was more of a Betty and Veronica Double Digest...
Eight years ago, I received an email from Karen Toering, a fellow, Gary, IN native, currently living in Seattle, WA. She is a consulting producer for the Langston Hughes African American Film Festival in Seattle. However, her email expressed an opportunity to create a film festival in our hometown,...
It’s been 40 years since Laurie Strode survived a vicious attack from crazed killer Michael Myers on Halloween night. Locked up in an institution, Myers manages to escape when his bus transfer goes horribly wrong. Laurie now faces a terrifying showdown when the masked madman returns to Haddonfield, Ill....
Until recently, my awareness of Missouri was limited to Judy Garland’s Meet Me In St Louis and its variety of references in other pop culture. From the iconic Sex and the City movie to Christmas family dramas like The Family Stone, Judy Garland’s voice invokes a particular kind of...
BGN recently had the pleasure of visiting the set of Black Lightning as season two was being taped. We were given the opportunity to speak with the cast, crew, and showrunner about all that is in store for this forthcoming season. From the very beginning, it was evident that...
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