Video of the Day – ‘The Comedian’

RIP Nipsey Hussle. The kid is not of my generation but I knew who he was. I still feel very upset by his murder, like many of you. So nothing silly to start the week. Don’t know if you want to go in on the new ‘Twilight Zone’ yet? CBS All Access did us a […]

‘Us’

You know the rules by now; no spoilers but maybe some constructive criticism… Horror is probably my least favorite genre but ‘Jordan Peele’ is a genre I love (like a lot of people, check those opening weekend receipts). I liked ‘Get Out’ more for a variety of reasons, but I didn’t hate this. The legacy […]

‘Dear White People’

  For the oldheads among us, the double victory run of the studio system acknowledging that a) there’s an audience for ‘Atlanta’, ‘Insecure’, and ‘Get Out’, and b) not only that, but it’s quality storytelling, continues with the Netflix version of Justin Simien’s ‘Dear White People.’ ¬†And I know I’m not the first to say […]

‘Get Out’

  The number one movie in America this weekend is extremely clever. As I and others have pitched, start with a Key and Peele premise (‘black guy goes to meet the parents of his white girlfriend’) and instead of one upping on the side of silly comedy, one up the stakes with awkward, creepy comedy. […]