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Chi-Raq (2015)

Spike Lee is an accomplished and provocative filmmaker.  Nearly all of his films, usually overtly, have at least an element in them that deals with race, and in many of them, some of his most acclaimed work, it is the focus.  1,178 more words


Extraction: Action with an opposite reaction

By Heinrich Domingo

Insecure films are easy to spot. They try to be everything all at once, and in the process, gets confused on what they really want to be. 406 more words

Movie Review

Eight Men Out (1988)

Written & Direction by John Sayles

With the recent announcement of the new Baseball Hall of Fame class, which includes my all time favorite player Ken Griffey Jr. 746 more words


EXTRACTION: A new action-packed movie starring Bruce Willis in January 2016

Two-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner, Bruce Willis, is set to star in the upcoming action-packed movie, EXTRACTION, directed by the award-winning Steven C. Miller. 196 more words

'Chi-Raq' Movie Review

I haven’t liked or enjoyed a Spike Lee film in many years. I was so leery to see this movie but I must say the premise of the storyline and the message makes this a movie of Spike’s that I’ve enjoyed in a long time (believe it or not). 122 more words

Drama Movie

"Heist" (2015)

Grade (6/10)

A solid cast and a relatively decent plot make this cliché-ridden film pass the time, although it could have been much better.

“HEIST” is an action-thriller starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Vaughn, a card dealer at riverboat casino owned by the ruthless man known as The Pope played by Robert De Niro. 873 more words


HEIST (2015) review

written by: Stephen Cyrus Sepher
produced by: Randall Emmett, George Furla, Wayne Marc Godfrey & Stephen Cyrus Sepher
directed by: Scott Mann
rated: R (for violence, pervasive language and some sexual content) … 1,532 more words