Miniseries Review: The Book of Negroes

To continue with the challenge for Black History Month, I headed over to Hulu to see what they had to offer. I like the way they have categories laid out and it was easy to find something that caught my attention. I'm very glad I checked there. I chose a miniseries originally made for BET, … Continue reading Miniseries Review: The Book of Negroes

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Black Earth Rising

February is Black History Month and a coworker suggested watching something new that features black talent each day. I've decided to take up that challenge to watch some things I haven't before. I started with a series she had mentioned. Black Earth Rising is a BBC Two series that is currently available on Netflix. It's … Continue reading Black Earth Rising

Grace and Frankie

I finished binge-watching season five of Grace and Frankie on Netflix last Sunday. As usual, I'm left with this mix of feelings and, like finishing a good book, I yearn for more. In case you haven't seen it yourself, Grace and Frankie is a series on Netflix staring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Martin Sheen, and … Continue reading Grace and Frankie

Movie Review: Ocean’s 8

The ladies killed it! I was so thrilled to hear how well Ocean's 8 did on opening weekend but disappointed I wasn't part of those first viewers. This is one I couldn't miss in the theater though. The film did not disappoint. All of the ladies were stunning and performed their roles better than I … Continue reading Movie Review: Ocean’s 8

TV Review: Lost In Space (Netflix)

Lost In Space (Netflix) Netflix has given us 10 episodes of science fiction goodness with everything I could have hoped for and much I didn't even expect. The poster above shows a little boy and a robot but don't take it at face value. This is not the Lost in Space of my childhood (which I … Continue reading TV Review: Lost In Space (Netflix)

Movie Review: Warcraft

If you've read anything about the Warcraft movie, you've probably seen that the critics have not liked it. There's a good reason for that. This movie wasn't made for the critics. It was made for fans of Warcraft and fans of fantasy in general. That generally isn't going to be the critics. Warcraft isn't making a … Continue reading Movie Review: Warcraft

Movie Review: Batman V. Superman

Despite the negative reviews, my husband and I went to see Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice today. I am so glad that we did. We went in with pretty low expectations. I had seen all of the trailers and read or heard some reviews. I had acquaintances that had seen the film as well. … Continue reading Movie Review: Batman V. Superman