George Tillman Jr.
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Columns

Biggie Gives Us One More Chance
15 Feb 2009 // 3:00 PM

Biggie Smalls' mythology hasn't afforded him a dreamy endgame à la Tupac or Elvis. Nobody imagines Biggie pulling the ultimate Machiavellian coup by making the world believe he's dead while he's secretly chillin' in Jamaica.

//Reviews

'The Longest Ride' Loses Itself in the Past
10 Apr 2015 // 3:00 AM

This is a film featuring two likeable leads that goes cold and convoluted once we abandon their story and flashback to the past.

Notorious
23 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM

More fan companion piece than galvanizing cinema, this stands at a distance too respectful to get under anyone's skin.

//Blogs

Why Biopics Just Don't Work
21 Apr 2009 // 1:00 AM

It's not a hard genre to mess up. There are so many pre and post production hazards to overcome that the moviemaking winds up the

//News

Q&A with ‘Notorious' star Jamal Woolard
16 Jan 2009 // 1:52 AM

Before this month, Jamal Woolard was an obscure rapper going by the stage name of Gravy. And Gravy was best known for a 2006 shooting outside

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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