REVIEW: The Equalizer and Denzel is a HIT!

REVIEW: The Equalizer and Denzel is a HIT!

  by Dawgelene Sangster- I am a Denzel Washington fan so of course I saw the movie…TWICE! In “The Equalizer” movie, Denzel plays a former Black Ops military guy, who is retired and living a quiet and hidden life. He works everyday, helps people and reads lots of books. He meets a young Russian girl who is forced into sexual slavery by Russian gangsters and wants a way out. After conversations with McCall, played by…

Read More

GET FR*EE PASSES: Gone Girl Movie Screening

GET FR*EE PASSES: Gone Girl Movie Screening

      WHAT: Movie Screening WHEN: Thursday, October 2, 2014 WHERE: Kerasotes ICON 1011 Delano Ct (Roosevelt Road) TIME: 7pm NOTES: Parking is FREE. You MUST Get there early and REGISTER below. Passes are LIMITED! REGISTRATION SITE: WWW.GOFOBO.COM/RSVP CODE: SBC7ZBU #GONEGIRL #SIXBROWNCHICKS #ROYALSNIPPETS www.gonegirlmovie.com

Read More

MOVIE REVIEW: The Forgotten Four

MOVIE REVIEW: The Forgotten Four

  by Dawgelene Sangster– EPIX & the Chicago Bears had a special advanced screening of the upcoming EPIX Original Documentary film, Forgotten Four: The Integration of Pro Football.  The film is from Emmy award winning producer Ross Greenburg, and tells the story of four African-American athletes — Marion Motley, Woody Strode, Kenny Washington and Bill Willis – who are all credited with breaking through the racial lines of professional football in 1946. While Most credit Jackie Robinson with breaking the color barrier…

Read More

Movie Screening: “Blackish” Chicago Screening

Movie Screening: “Blackish” Chicago Screening

      by Alicia Scott– I recently attended the pre-screening VIP event for Black*ish in Chicago. Black*ish stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, middle class African American parents who struggle with living the American dream while still trying to hold on to their culture and identity as African Americans.  A key point is that it addresses colorism within the African American community; in addition to showing that one does not have to be a…

Read More
1 2 3 4 5 6 8