First Look | Straight Outta Compton

24 06 2012

Recently, media caught up with director F. Gary Gray who is in the pre-production stages of his next film, the N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton. Gray discusses what he hopes his film will achieve. Read the rest of this entry »


Reel Shorts | The Lottery Ticket

20 08 2010

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

Fifteen years ago, F. Gary Gray’s comedy, “Friday” cleverly explored the story of two friends who spend the day smoking weed, chasing the neighborhood ladies and learning life lessons. While “The Lottery Ticket” treads the same terrain, this updated version lacks the imagination and humor, and wallows in negative stereotypes of African Americans disguised as comedy. Read the rest of this entry »

First Look | Law Abiding Citizen

28 03 2009

Here are some of the first images from the upcoming Jamie Foxx vehicle, “Law Abiding Citizen.” Read the rest of this entry »