The Hummingbird Project

Last fall we couldn’t fit The Hummingbird Project into our schedule, so we were excited when we were invited to a USA Film Festival screening.  This is a totally engaging film.  It is full of weird little scenes and subplots that lead you down an interesting path.  There were a few questions but not enough […]

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Captain Marvel

After all they hype and media coverage, I went to see Captain Marvel.  My first response was that this is no Black Panther.  For some reason, the character development felt flat and one dimensional.  I enjoyed the uncovering of the backstory of Nick Fury, Agent Colson and the Avengers.  Danvers/Marvel’s origin story was told in […]

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Throwback Thursday

I have picked two of my favorite movies for this weeks Throwback Thursday.  These movies are funny, sensitive and thoughtful.  They also have both been remade into films that are silly, inane and ridiculous.  Both are about large families and based on memoirs written by family members. Yours, Mine and Ours (1968) stars Lucille Ball […]

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2019 Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

Black Sheep – After the high-profile killing of Damilola Taylor, Cornelius’ family move out of London. But when they discover their new town is run by racists, Cornelius takes a drastic step to survive.  A young man that faces racism for the first time goes to extremes to make friends with the wrong crowd.  This […]

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