Peer Appreciation | The Rock & Elba

1 04 2013

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Sometimes when we think no one is watching or paying attention, our actions continue to impact others. That fact is true even in Hollywood when actors watch the work of their colleagues. Such is the case between Idris Elba and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Read the rest of this entry »

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Eye Candy | Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

27 03 2013

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In the history of Hollywood, there have been a few athletes who have successfully made the transition to full-fledged movie star. There is no doubt that Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. The Rock has joined that exclusive club. Read the rest of this entry »





Trailer Park | Pain & Gain

27 03 2013

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It feels like everytime we look up, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is starring in another film. With two films in the can and a role in one of the most anticipated films of the summer, The Rock has yet another film in theaters soon, the crime drama, Pain & Gain. Read the rest of this entry »





Reel Images | Fast Five

28 01 2011

The entire gang is back (well, minus Michelle Rodriquez); here is a gallery for the upcoming Vin Diesel spring action sequel, “Fast Five.” Read the rest of this entry »





Reel Shorts | Faster

24 11 2010

Since director/producer George Tillman debuted in 1997 with the tender family comedy, Soul Food, he has always excelled at telling personal stories. His latest film, Faster, may be his first foray into the action genre, but it really is a throwback western tale that features this century’s Man with No Name, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, bringing hell on the bad guys. Read the rest of this entry »





The Fall Movie Preview

10 09 2010

This feature first appeared in Jet Magazine.com. To read this review at its original source, click here.

As the dog days of summer come to an end, the big-budget blockbusters begin to make way for more serious, award-caliber fare. But for the first time in a decade, there are no fall releases garnering awards buzz that showcase Black actors. Read the rest of this entry »





Reel Shorts | The Other Guys

6 08 2010

This feature first appeared in Jet Magazine.com. To read this review at its original source, click here.

Over the past 25 years, no genre has been exhausted more than buddy cop comedies. Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg prove that you can’t judge a familiar book by its cover in the highly entertaining comedy, “The Other Guys.” Read the rest of this entry »