Tag Archives: race

Black-ish (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A family man struggles with gaining his cultural identity living in a predominantly Caucasian neighborhood. Starring   Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, and Marcus Scribner. I, for one,  believe that our racial issues in this day of age are mostly … Continue reading

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I, Frankenstein (2014) Rated PG-13

Frankenstein’s creature is caught between two immoral clans. Starring Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, and Miranda Otto. This film isn’t as bad as it could have been. Sure, it follows the book in the beginning, but it’s not Mary Shelley’s story. … Continue reading

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Pompeii (2014) Rated PG-13

A slave turned gladiator must save his love, who is betrothed to a Roman Senator, as Mount Vesuvius erupts. Starring Kit Harington, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Emily Browning. This is one of those films with a “great” love story surrounded by … Continue reading

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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) Rated PG-13

Ron Burgundy takes on New York and the start of 24-hour news channel. Starring Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, and Paul Rudd. Anchorman 2 has the same structure as the first film, and it’s just as funny. Of course, the humor is the typical … Continue reading

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Ender’s Game (2013) Rated PG-13

In the near future, an alien race attacks Earth; Ender Wiggins is recruited to an élite force to help save the human race. Based on the book by Orson Scott Card. Starring Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, and Hailee Steinfeld. The books … Continue reading

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Beat Shazam (FOX) Rated TV-PG

Teams race to name songs the fastest to win a million dollars. Starring Jamie Foxx, October Gonzalez, DJ Irie. A modern take on “Name That Tune,” this show is fun to watch. It’s crazy to see teams guess songs after only two seconds … Continue reading

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The Love Bug (1968) Rated G

A race car driver finds a Volkswagen bug that seems to have a mind of its own. Starring Dean Jones, Michele Lee, David Tomlinson, Buddy Hackett. This Disney classic is such fun to watch. Jones is wonderful as Jim, the … Continue reading

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Get Out (2017) Rated R

A young African American man visits his white girlfriend’s family for the weekend, where all is not what it seems. Starring  Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford. This film uses the race card to create a horror film, … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, May 31, 2016

 Gods of Egypt (PG-13) Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. Starring Brenton … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, February 18, 2016

  Risen (PG-13) Opens on Friday, February 19 Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton, Cliff Curtis Follows the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide … Continue reading

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