Movie Reviews

Bridesmaids Magnolia

When Good Cops are Still Bad Apples: The Unlikely Cases of ‘Magnolia’ and ‘Bridesmaids’

In the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the hands of racist cops, the calls…

The New Mutants

There is Nothing Spectacular about ‘The New Mutants’

The X-Men are my favorite group of superheroes. Ever since the animated series, I have…

Fugitive Dreams

Fantasia 2020 Film Review ‘Fugitive Dreams’: An Uneasy Escape from Reality

Fugitive Dreams is an artistic work of cinematography. Highlighting special themes of mental disorder, homelessness,…

Pacific Heights

30 Years Later, the Rental Anti-Blackness in ‘Pacific Heights’ Remains a Troubling Social Problem

As the social side-effects of COVID19 include mass evictions and an updated knowledge that landlords…

Monstrous

‘Monstrous’: A Lesbian Horror Story

A sexy and titillating horror film has hit the small screen just in time for…

Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies

‘Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies’ Proves Being Naked Isn’t Always Sexy

The two-hour documentary film Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies is a breathtaking…

The Old Guard

‘The Old Guard’: A Revolution for Superheroes

Stumptown comic book writer Greg Rucka wrote 2020 Netflix’s film The Old Guard screenplay. Gina…

Words On Bathroom Walls

‘Words on Bathroom Walls’: Breaking Barriers on the Perception of Mental Illness

Written by: Beverly Kwakye  Hollywood film directors and creators often unknowingly add to the stigma…

‘Endless’ Is Just Another Teen Film

Endless is a teen drama fantasy film with a heartwarming theme and is the latest…

Stand and Deliver

‘Stand and Deliver’: A Cultural Look at Latinos

Before the Mexican American actor Edward James Olmos directed and starred in 1992’s American Me,…