The Envelope Please: Your Guide to the Oscars

February 16, 2019 in Entertainment, This Week

by Kam Williams Who Will Win, Who Deserves to Win, Who Was Snubbed 2018 was a banner year for black cast films, including BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, Green Book and If […]

Deep Roots

February 13, 2019 in Entertainment, This Week, Uncategorized

Book Review by Kam Williams   Deep Roots How Slavery Still Shapes Southern Politics by Avidit Acharya, Matthew Blackwell and Maya Sen Princeton University Press Hardcover, $29.95 296 pages, Illustrated […]

The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot

February 10, 2019 in Entertainment, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   WWII Vet Plays Hero Again in Campy Action Adventure Every now and then, a film turns history on its head. For example, Abraham Lincoln: […]

Black

February 10, 2019 in Entertainment, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   Traffic Stop Death Triggers Revolt in Black Lives Matter Drama Joseph Grant (Toussaint Morrison) was riding in a car with his brother Cole (Malick […]

Cold Pursuit

February 6, 2019 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   Grieving Dad Goes Vigilante in Remake of Gruesome, Norwegian Crime Thriller Nels Coxman (Liam Neeson) is Kehoe, Colorado’s most reliable snowplow driver. He was […]

Miss Bala

January 31, 2019 in Entertainment, National Entertainment

Film Review by Kam Williams   Gina Rodriguez Plays Kidnap Victim in Tijuana Action Thriller Gloria (Gina Rodriguez) is a Hollywood makeup artist sorely in need of a break from […]

Jihadists

January 26, 2019 in Entertainment, National Entertainment

Film Review by Kam Williams   Shocking Documentary Delivers Jaw-Dropping Profile of ISIS How much do you know about ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria? Sure, you probably […]

The Kid Who Would be King

January 25, 2019 in Entertainment, National Entertainment

Film Review by Kam Williams   Bullied Schoolboy Morphs into King Arthur in Modern Epic Fantasy British schoolboy Alex Elliot (Louis Ashbourne Serkis) is the unlikeliest of heroes. After all, […]