Tag: african-american

  • Waves – Brutal But Brilliant Dramatic Filmmaking!

    Waves – Brutal But Brilliant Dramatic Filmmaking!

    Waves is directed by Trey Edward Shults. It stars Kelvin Harrison Jr., Lucas Hedges, Taylor Russell, Alexa Demie, Renee Elise Goldsberry, and Sterling K. Brown. The film features an original musical score from Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. Tyler is a popular high school wrestler with a beautiful girlfriend. However, injuries related to his athletic […]

  • BlacKKKlansman – Spike Lee is Back, With a Shocking True Story!

    BlacKKKlansman – Spike Lee is Back, With a Shocking True Story!

    BlacKKKlansman is directed by Spike Lee. The film stars Adam Driver, Topher Grace, Alec Baldwin, John David Washington, Laura Harrier, Jasper Paakkonen, Robert John Burke, Paul Walter Hauser, Harry Belafonte, Ryan Eggold, and Michael Buscemi. It’s based on the autobiographical book by Ron Stallworth. In the 70s following integration, race relations are still rocky in […]

  • Hidden Figures – A Look Back at Unsung Heroes of America’s Space Program!

    Hidden Figures – A Look Back at Unsung Heroes of America’s Space Program!

    Hidden Figures is directed by Theodore Melfi, and is based on Margot Lee Shetterly’s nonfiction book of the same name. The film stars Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, and Mahershala Ali. The film features a score by Hans Zimmer and original songs by Pharrell Williams, who also […]