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Sunday, June 15 2008

Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins


Thursday, February 7 2008

Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins

There's a not bad movie inside of Welcome Home, briefly visible in the quiet center provided by Margaret Avery, especially.


Thursday, September 13 2007

The Hunting Party

The sidetracking -- the lapses into corruption, black humor, and sarcasm -- all this is to be expected when your life is on the line so incessantly.


Sunday, April 15 2007

Bobby (2006)

As reporter Warren Wilson remembers, "That would have been less of an impact on me, had I been shot [as he nearly was], than Kennedy being killed, stopped, in a moment in America's history, when we needed him and his advocacy more than ever before."


Friday, August 12 2005

The Skeleton Key (2005)

For anyone with even passing knowledge of Southern gothics, Violet (Gena Rowlands) is all red flags.


Wednesday, September 15 2004

Baadasssss! (2003)

Mario Van Peebles came up understanding the power of images as a means to incite and reveal revolution.


Monday, June 28 2004

3-Way (2004)

Dwight Yoakam needs our support, and that's the only reason to watch 3-Way.


Friday, May 28 2004

Baadasssss! (2004)

At once the biography of Melvin Van Peebles as a young, angry, brilliant filmmaker (played by Mario, who looks achingly like his dad in a couple of shots, with cigar, sculpted face, and black hat), and his own biography.


Thursday, December 4 2003

Honey (2003)

Honey's so good that local hoochie mama just has to challenge her.


Wednesday, May 28 2003

Antwone Fisher (2002)

'I wasn't concerned with whether or not the audience liked Antwone at first.'"


Antwone Fisher (2002) (Reviews) [19.Dec.02]
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