Black Panther

2018 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Ryan Coogler Produced by Kevin Feige Written by Ryan Coogler/Joe Robert Cole Based on “Black Panther” created by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby Today is the day that I have had to eat the largest plate of crow I have ever eaten in my life. And there’s a […]

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The Cloverfield Paradox

2018 Paramount Pictures/Bad Robot Productions/Netflix Directed by Julius Onah Produced by J. J. Abrams/Lindsey Webber Screenplay by Oren Uziel Story by Oren Uziel/Doug Jung I have to give credit to the brains behind the marketing of the “Cloverfield” movies. I hope that whoever had the idea of not only dropping a trailer for THE CLOVERFIELD […]

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Open Note To The Folks Complaining About “Black Panther” Being Too Black…By Sean E. Ali

If I could survive years of two white guys driving around in a car with a Confederate flag on the roof called the General Lee being seen as “just some good ol’ boys, never meanin’ no harm” heroes being chased by a guy dressed up like a plantation owner… …you’ll survive the run of a […]

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The Shape of Water

2017 TSG Entertainment/Double Dare You Productions/Fox Searchlight Pictures  Directed by Guillermo del Toro Produced by Guillermo del Toro/J. Miles Dale Screenplay by Guillermo del Toro/Vanessa Taylor Story by Guillermo del Toro So we’re out shopping, Patricia and I. Not really for anything special, mind you. More to get out of the house than anything else. […]

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Proud Mary

2018 Screen Gems Directed by Babak Najafi Produced by Tai Duncan/Paul Schiff Screenplay by John S. Newman/Christian Swegal First off, I should inform you that the movie has absolutely nothing to do with the classic song written by John Fogarty and made famous by Tina Turner. It’s only purpose is to be blasting on the […]

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My Favorite Movies of 2017

It’s the time of year again, isn’t it? Where everybody and their mother who writes about, criticizes, reviews, reports on, blogs about, BMWs about and generally just loves and is interested in movies comes up with their own list of Favorite Movies so why should I be any exception. You’ve already got my list of […]

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