Malcolm & Marie Review

Zendaya and John David Washington have had quite the run in the last few years of their acting careers. From winning an Emmy for Euphoria and being in the Spider-Man films to working with Spike Lee and Christopher Nolan, they both are actors who are on the consciousness of film and television aficionados everywhere. Their careers have taken offContinue reading “Malcolm & Marie Review”

Outside the Wire Review

A lot of actors who starred in MCU films have gotten work from their presence in those films, Anthony Mackie chief among them. Turns in Altered Carbon and The Banker in recent years have helped boost his career since the MCU roles. Netflix has been the landing spot for a few films starring MCU actors. Outside the Wire is theContinue reading “Outside the Wire Review”

The Midnight Sky Review

George Clooney has been hit-or-miss over his directing and acting career. I guess you could say a lot of actors and directors have a similar problem. By his early success in his career, he has been able to keep making movies he wants to make, mostly with his producing partner Grant Heslov. These two haveContinue reading “The Midnight Sky Review”

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Review

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is the latest film based on an August Wilson play, produced by Denzel Washington, who directed Fences in 2016. Whereas Fences had multiple locations, this film was pretty much set in one location in multiple rooms of a sound studio. Most plays have multiple sets with the play so it makes sense the same goes forContinue reading “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Review”

The Prom Review

The musical genre has been one of the great hits over the decades, but lately, it has been one of the misses. Netflix has jumped into the musical genre with their latest film The Prom. The film is full of A-list stars and a message kids and adults alike can get behind this day and age.Continue reading “The Prom Review”

Hillbilly Elegy Review

Ron Howard has directed all kinds of films in his 40-year directing career. He’s done biopics. He’s done period pieces. But this is the first time he’s directed a movie for a streaming service. Hillbilly Elegy is a combination of all of these things. This is quite different than everything he’s directed before.  J.D. Vance (played byContinue reading “Hillbilly Elegy Review”

Why Marvel could do a cinematic universe of the Marvel Knights characters

  There has been a lot of talk over the last five years or so about why Disney/Marvel hasn’t done movies of some of their more grittier characters such as The Punisher,Ghost Rider,Blade,Moon Knight and Cloak & Dagger. I think its because Disney/Marvel is trying to do more family oriented films. There is some violenceContinue reading “Why Marvel could do a cinematic universe of the Marvel Knights characters”