Chris Rock Rolls in Romantic Comedy/Film Industry Satire

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  Top Five Film Review by Kam Williams Chris Rock Rolls in Romantic Comedy/Film Industry Satire   In Birdman, Michael Keaton played a fading star trying to revive a career that had been in decline since he’d become typecast after playing a superhero in a series of blockbusters on the big screen. That plotline wasn’t […]

Two-Time Oscar-Nominee Talks about His Latest Film

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Mark Wahlberg The “The Gambler” Interview with Kam Williams Two-Time Oscar-Nominee Talks about His Latest Film   Mark Wahlberg earned Academy Award nominations for his standout work in both the The Fighter and The Departed. Mark’s breakout role in Boogie Nights established him as one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents, and he has since played […]

Dysfunctional Family Bereavement Dramedy Out on DVD

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  This Is Where I Leave You DVD Review by Kam Williams Dysfunctional Family Bereavement Dramedy Out on DVD     When Mort Altman (Will Swenson) passes away, his children return home reasonably expecting to remain in town briefly. After all, despite being raised Jewish, they have no reason to expect to sit shiva, since […]

Mellow Oyelowo!

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David Oyelowo The “Selma” Interview with Kam Williams Mellow Oyelowo!   David Oyelowo (pronounced – “oh-yellow-oh”) is a classically-trained stage actor who is working successfully and simultaneously in film, television and theater, and has quickly become one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents. He was recently nominated for a Golden Globe for his stirring performance as […]

Denzel Vigilante Vehicle Arrives on DVD

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The Equalizer DVD Review by Kam Williams Denzel Vigilante Vehicle Arrives on DVD     On the surface, Robert McCall (Denzel Washington) is a perfectly-pleasant, hail fellow well met. By day, the affable widower is employed as a sales associate at a hardware superstore where he jokes with co-workers who call him “Pops.” Evenings, he […]

Top Ten DVD List for December 16, 2014

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This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams     Top Ten DVD List for December 16, 2014   The Equalizer http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00NX6WZIS/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Finding Your Roots http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00MK1RCBC/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Levitated Mass http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00NLJJHMO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Jingle Bell Rocks! http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00NJ1Z25A/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Inspector Lewis: Series Seven http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00MK1RCVM/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   This Is Where I Leave You http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00K2CHZO0/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Makers: Women Who Make America […]

Tolkien Franchise Finale Features Bilbo and Pals in Epic Showdown

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Film Review by Kam Williams Tolkien Franchise Finale Features Bilbo and Pals in Epic Showdown   The Battle of the Five Armies is the third and closing chapter in The Hobbit series based on the classic fantasy novel of the same name by J.R.R. Tolkien. The film […]

Paris Flat Serves as Setting for Surreal Erotic Thriller

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The Strange Color of Your Body’s Tears DVD Review by Kam Williams Paris Flat Serves as Setting for Surreal Erotic Thriller   Dan Kristensen (Klaus Tange) could find no sign of his wife Edwige (Ursula Bedena) when he returned home from a business trip. Moreover, the communications executive’s suspicions were aroused by the fact that […]