Review: ‘King Richard’ Rises Around Will Smith’s Grand Slam Performance

Few movie stars have attained relevance in four consecutive decades. The list becomes even smaller when you look to people of color. Denzel Washington's five-decade run has been peerless in terms of critical reception and awards recognition. Yet Will Smith's career, spanning music, television, and Hollywood blockbusters, is just as unlikely. While Smith seemingly coasted … Continue reading Review: ‘King Richard’ Rises Around Will Smith’s Grand Slam Performance

Film Review: ‘A Quiet Place’ is Devastating in its Silence

*Spoilers included below to talk about the deeper themes of the film. It will not spoil the climax of the film, but an event that occurs about 15 minutes into the film to set up the rest of the story.  For any fan of horror films, the way in which sound is used can be … Continue reading Film Review: ‘A Quiet Place’ is Devastating in its Silence