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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Get On Up’

Film: Get On Up Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd Directed by: Tate Taylor Chadwick Boseman, who previously played Jackie Robinson in 2013’s 42, nails down James Brown’s eccentric presence in an otherwise generic biopic that loses its groove while jumping between big moments in the legendary musician’s life. Get On Up plays like […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: 42

Film: 42 Starring: Chadwick Boseman Director: Brian Helgeland Biopics on individuals tend to follow one of two formats: Focus on a single struggle/moment of an individual’s life, or showcase a collection of their struggles and accomplishments over the course of several years (or in some cases, a lifetime). We could argue the technical pros and […]

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WATCH: First Trailer For Jackie Robinson Biopic “42”

Baseball has been America’s past time for longer than I can recall without using Wikipedia. Some may argue the game’s popularity has wavered, or at least fallen in the shadow of other sports over the years, but one glance at a packed stadium any weekend and it’s clear people are as devoted as ever. Hollywood […]