the butler

While we definitely honor and acknowledge black history all year round, February 1st marks the official start of Black History Month – a time of…

The nominations for The Golden Globes and SAG (The Screen Actor’s Guild) were announced this week and there were many welcomed surprises such as: Chiwetel Ejiofor has been nominated for best actor for “12 Years a Slave” Lupita Nyong’o has been nominated for best supporting actress for “12 Years a Slave” John Ridley has been […]

Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey and the rest of the all-star cast for Lee Daniels’ The Butler served up some box office success this weekend. The…

My disdain for “Black films” that boast White heroes hit its arch circa “The Help.” Though Viola Davis, wigless, in her corn rolls and sweaty…