All Eyez On Me

Fresh off the success of N.W.A biographical film, Straight Outta Compton, the life of Tupac Shakur is finally brought to the big screen. The production underwent many creative changes over the years ...

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite?

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite? The 88th Academy Awards are getting a lot of stick. This year and in 2015, something seems to be missing: non-white nominees. Are non-white movie professionals coming...

Straight Outta Compton

In the late 1980s, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, DJ Yella, MC Ren and the D.O.C. got together to form the now infamous rap group N.W.A. and took hip hop to a whole new level of popularity with their str...

New Releases for August

It’s not known for being the best month for cinema releases. The big summer blockbusters have come and gone, and it’s a long way off any Oscar fare. Looking ahead, the month appears to be a dumping g...

Straight Outta Compton

In the late 1980’s, NWA (Niggaz Wit Attitude) were the group that defined an entire generation. Five young black males from the notoriously violent city of Compton in California came together and sho...