Movie Reviews

BGN Film Review: ‘Back Roads’

  It’s been a few years since I’ve read Tawni O’Dell’s debut novel Back Roads,…

BGN Film Review: ‘Boy Erased’

  **Warning this review contains spoilers** There is only one thing in life worse than…

BGN Film Review: ‘Green Book’

Green Book is a holiday film that uses a profile of a famous Black pianist…

Review: ‘Pimp’ Is Keke Palmer’s Best Work Yet

  Wednesday (Keke Palmer) is a woman who refuses to allow archaic patriarchal ideals on…

BGN Film Review: ‘Instant Family’

In Instant Family, Ellie (Rose Byrne) and Pete (Mark Wahlberg) are upper-middle class fixers who…

Review: ‘The Book of Birdie’ Promises There Will Be Blood

Who can forget the most memorable moment in William Shakespeare’s Macbeth? That moment when the…

BGN Film Review: ‘Number 37’

By Titilayo Aloba Number 37 is a movie about petty crime, set in the world…

BGN Film Review: ‘Overlord’

When they told me that I was going to watch a movie with zombies and…

BGN Film Review: ‘The Grinch’

Aptly titled Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch, the animated feature from Universal Pictures doesn’t deviate too…

Happy 50th Birthday to ‘Night of the Living Dead’ and George Romero’s Brand of Social Justice Horror

“They’re coming to get you, Barbara,” Johnny (Russell Streiner) taunts his nervous sister (Judith O’Dea)…