Venus and Serena, A Film Review

In a global sport largely associated in the past with the white upper-class, two African American sisters from Compton, California arguably changed the speed and face of the sport of tennis forever.  Venus and Serena is a fascinating documentary that dives into the lives of two of the most elite athletes worldwide, and gives us … Continue reading Venus and Serena, A Film Review

Garden State is Still my Favorite

Out of character for myself, I’ve watched a lot of movies lately. Now that all the Oscar winners are out on DVD, I’ve been catching up on a lot of movies that I neglected while they were in the theater. You probably read my review of Zero Dark Thirty, which was an excellent movie. This … Continue reading Garden State is Still my Favorite

Zero Dark Thirty: Girl Power

Wow, have you seen this movie? Incredible. Before I get into anything here, let’s step out of our partisan shoes for one blog post. I do not want to get into a political discussion over truth vs. fiction in the film. This post is not about Obama; Bush; the CIA; water boarding; harsh interrogation techniques; … Continue reading Zero Dark Thirty: Girl Power