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 […]

Vice

December 28, 2018 in Entertainment, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   Christian Bale Morphs into Dick Cheney in Seriocomic Biopic Who is the real Dick Cheney (Christian Bale) and how did he become the most […]

Blacktrospective 2018

December 28, 2018 in Entertainment, The Buzz, This Week

by Kam Williams Kam’s Annual Assessment of the Best in Black Cinema Best Big Budget Black Films 1. If Beale Street Could Talk 2. Black Panther 3. Green Book 4. […]

Support the Girls

August 23, 2018 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News, The Buzz, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   A Day in the Life of Gutsy “Den Mother” In Charge of Beleaguered Sports Bar Double Whammies is an unremarkable watering hole located along […]