Movie Reviews

‘Zack Snyder’s ‘Justice League’ Extended Cut is a Commercial for Future Films

The metahumans have returned. Kind of.  In 2017, director Zack Snyder released the Warner Bros…

‘Test Pattern’: A Cautionary Girls’ Night Tale Written, Directed, Produced by Shatara Michelle Ford

This is Merriam-Webster’s definition of the phrase “test pattern”: “a fixed picture broadcast by a…

High On Heels

The Documentary ‘High on Heels’ Examines the Euphoric Elegance High Heels Give Women

Written By: Beverly Kwakye In director Adelin Gasana’s documentary High on Heels, high heels hold…

‘Wolfwalkers’: A Story about Sisterhood

Animated films are one of the best ways to get audiences of all ages to…

In Netflix’s Triumphant Indie Film ‘Rocks,’ Real Queens Fix Each Other’s Crowns

There’s a special kind of joy that happens between groups of young women in friendship.…

Promising Young Woman

‘Promising Young Woman’: Not a Revenge Movie That Honors Sexual Assault Survivors

The rape revenge genre is one of the few places where a sexual assault survivor…

Son of the South

‘Son of the South’: The Civil Rights Movement…For White People

Son of the South is a perfect elixir to soothe the wounds inflicted by the…

First Date

Sundance 2021 Review: ‘First Date’

Man, talk about some bad first date.  Imagine you’re a teenager (because we’ve all been…

All Light, Everywhere

Sundance 2021 Review: ‘All Light, Everywhere’

At first sight, Theo Anthony’s new artsy documentary film could be a conception on the…

Passing

Sundance 2021 Review: ‘Passing’

Filmmaker Rebecca Hall presents a story about the nuances of colorism and the ambiguity that…