TV Review: ‘Mike’ Brings the Controversial Boxer to Life Thanks to a Brilliant Trevante Rhodes

Some figures are larger than life. Mike Tyson certainly became the definition of a cultural anti-hero. The boxer grew up in some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the world, went to prison, and became the champion of the world. On the surface, that story inspires hope. How Tyson handled the fame became another issue entirely. A … Continue reading TV Review: ‘Mike’ Brings the Controversial Boxer to Life Thanks to a Brilliant Trevante Rhodes

Review: ‘BlacKkKlansman’ is for the Ages, But Speaks to the Moment

There's no denying that Spike Lee is one of the iconic filmmakers of the past thirty years. He burst on the scene with "She's Gotta Have It" in 1986, establishing his reputation as a phenomenal screenplay immediately. "Do the Right Thing" is a cinematic triumph, and one of the best 25 to 30 American films ever … Continue reading Review: ‘BlacKkKlansman’ is for the Ages, But Speaks to the Moment