Tag Archives: racism

River Runs Red (2018) Rated NR

The son of a judge is killed by two police officers, and the system sets them free. With the help of a veteran detective and another grieving father, the judge sets out for revenge. Starring  Taye Diggs, John Cusack, and George … Continue reading

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Blackkklansman (2018) Rated R

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer in Colorado Springs, CO, infiltrates the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a fellow officer who happens to be Jewish. Based on real events in the book  Black Klansman: Race, Hate, … Continue reading

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Divided States (A&E) Rated TV-14

 A&E looks that the race relations that are dividing the United States. Starring Jackie Jesko The show looks at different racial tensions and hate crimes that have happened in the last few years. The miniseries talks to the victims of these … Continue reading

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Suburbicon (2017) Rated R

 In 1950s Suburban community a new family moves in, while an invasion on another has consequences. Starring Steve Monroe, Gavin Wilde, Landon Gordon, Julianne Moore, Matt Damon What did I just watch? This is a weird film. I don’t think they knew what … Continue reading

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Wuthering Heights (2011) Rated NR

Based on the novel by Emily Bronte. A poor boy is taken in by the Earnshaw family and begins an intense relationship with his sister. Starring James Howson, Solomon Glave, Paul Hilton, Kaya Scodelario, James Northcote, Nichola Burley Not really … Continue reading

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Remember the Titans (2000)

Rated PG This is an excellent feel good movie. I did struggle with the lack of story behind the friendship of Herman Boone and Bill Yoast. I would have liked them to dive deeper into that story than on the … Continue reading

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Timepiece (1996)

Rated NR The Timepiece is a wonderful story about racism set in the 1940’s. The story runs smoothly and very entertaining. One of my favorite actors, James Earl Jones, does another stellar performance. Timepiece was a made for TV movie based on the book … Continue reading

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