Film & TV

Legendary filmmaker Spike Lee’s latest release is remarkably of its time, offering an explicit, multifaceted reflection on the Trump administration and the Black Lives Matter movement through the perspective of four black Vietnam War veterans.  …

Film & TV

Getting astronauts to live on the moon seemed like a daunting task. It turned out to be a hilarious, out-of-this-world experience. Netflix’s new show “Space Force” manages to delightfully capture the satire of militarizing the …

Arts & Entertainment

“Riverdale” stepped on the scene in the spring of 2017 as one of TV’s hottest sensations. A bombastic, outlandish show of frills and stylistic glory, “Riverdale” has often been accused of biting off more than …

Film & TV

Writer-director Tayarisha Poe’s feature debut, “Selah and the Spades” showcases the up-and-coming filmmaker’s immense talent, but the film’s dour tone and derivative plot make it a forgettable affair. The film, digitally released on Amazon Prime …

Film & TV

For the first time in many years, my vast knowledge of the best movies available on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime has finally become relevant.  With the rapid, deadly spread of COVID-19, stay-at-home orders are …

Film & TV

The news hasn’t historically been known for feel-good entertainment. And doom and gloom is at an all-time high right now. Stay safe and in the loop with the goings-on of the coronavirus but watch some …

Film & TV

“Onward,” Pixar’s 22nd animated film, casts a powerful spell on viewers, following the story of two brothers trying to bring their dad back from the dead.  Elements of modern life have taken over the film’s …

Film & TV

A24’s clandestine cow-milking period piece “First Cow” is destined to be the studio’s latest critical darling, even if its strange tempo and melancholic atmosphere might alienate mainstream audiences. The film, which releases in limited theaters …