My Least 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 movies that they either loved, hated or were indifferent to during the year so why […]

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Bright

2017 A Netflix Original Film/Overbrook Entertainment/Trigger Warning Entertainment/Grand Electric Directed by David Ayer Produced by Eric Newman/David Ayer/Bryan Unkeless Written by Max Landis David Ayer is the main reason why I said I’d give BRIGHT a viewing. The secondary reason is that since it’s on Netflix I didn’t have to burn up gas driving to […]

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Have A Nice Day

2017 A One Chaunce Media Group Original Production Directed by Chauncey Jackson/Tamika Porter Written by Tamika Porter/Chauncey Jackson Created by Tamika Porter Yes, I am indeed one of those who do a whole lotta complaining about African-American programming on mainstream television in recent years. The few shows on network TV with black characters that do […]

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Girls Trip

2017 Will Packer Productions/Perfect World Pictures/Universal Pictures Directed by Malcolm D. Lee Produced by Will Packer/Malcolm D. Lee Screenplay by Kenya Barris/Tracy Oliver Story by Erica Rivionja/Kenya Barris/Tracy Oliver See, there’s only one thing I require from a comedy: That it makes me laugh. And GIRLS TRIP did indeed make me laugh. Trust me, it’s […]

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Our Souls At Night

2017 Netflix Directed by Ritesh Batra Produced by Robert Redford/Erin Sims/Finola Dwyer Written by Scott Neusatadter/Michael A. Weber Based on the novel “Our Souls at Night” written by Kent Haruf Here’s the thing: yes, I could have watched OUR SOULS AT NIGHT while I was in my 20s and 30s and appreciated it for the […]

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