Trailer Park | Red Hook Summer

28 06 2012

The trailer for Spike Lee’s upcoming drama, Red Hook Summer is out and judging from the clip, Lee is taking it back to his independent roots for his latest version of his “Brooklyn Chronicles.” Read the rest of this entry »


Reel Theater | Crowns Review

5 04 2009

After a successful run several years ago, the retooled production of playwright Regina Taylor’s musical, “Crowns” triumphantly returns with a feet-stomping ensemble. This rousing mix of spirituality, history and “hatitude” soars! Read the rest of this entry »

First Look | The Soloist!

3 04 2009


Here is your first look at a new featurette on “The Soloist,” starring Oscar winners Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey Jr. After a six-month delay and a crappy opening weekend slot, will this film soar? Read the rest of this entry »

Conversation with . . . Spike Lee

16 03 2009

For over the past quarter century, no one individual has been more responsible for the explosion in popularity of African-American themes in film as Spike Lee.

With over 35 films since 1983, The 15-time Black Reel Awards nominee, Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated American film director, producer, writer, and actor returns to his independent roots with his latest film, “Passing Strange.” Read the rest of this entry »