Movie Review: Come Sunday

On this lovely Sunday, I decided to watch “Come Sunday.” It stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Martin Sheen, Condola Rashad, Jason Segel, Danny Glover and Lakeith Stanfield. This thought provoking drama film is based on Carlton Pearson’s excommunication. At one point he was the pastor of the Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, which he later named Higher Dimensions…

Movie Review: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Over the holiday weekend, I went to go see the new Jumanji film. I was a little apprehensive because this film took a different approach to the original fantasy adventure film that was based on a board game. The original film made its debut in 1995 and was based on the 1981 children’s book of…

Movie Review: The Incredible Jessica James

I’m really starting to appreciate Netflix’s original series and movies more. One of my most recent favorites is The Incredible Jessica James (2017). The film stars Jessica Williams, Lakeith Stanfield and Chris O’Dowd. The film is about Jessica, a young black woman who is the embodiment of eccentric and colorful. Jessica is a struggling playwright…

Movie Review: Annabelle: Creation

This weekend I went to see the film, Annabelle: Creation. For those of you who aren’t familiar, the film is basically a prequel to the initial film titled Annabelle, which was preceded by the film, The Conjuring. Supposedly Annabelle is a real life demonically possessed doll. So the story is that there is a demonic…

Movie Review: Detroit

Today I went to see the film, Detroit, which is an American period crime drama based on the events that occurred at the Algiers Motel in 1967 Detroit. The film begins by giving a little background on the great migration which is what lead to a lot of black people inhabiting places like Detroit, Illinois,…

Movie Review: Dark Tower

Yesterday I went to go see Dark Tower, which is a film based on Stephen King’s Dark Tower book series. The movie begins by briefly stating that there is a dark tower at the center of the universe that protects everything in the universe and that the only the way the tower can be destroyed…