Samantha Smith says a new biopic on the Jamaican reggae superstar handles his gravity well and benefits from a strong supporting cast.
Ava DuVernay’s latest swings for the fences to bring a new angle to Black American history, but comes up short with a middling plot and unclear direction.
Samantha Smith reviews a new Black film that's wowing critics and generating Oscar buzz with its timely themes and free-spirited storytelling.
Samantha Smith reviews the latest film adaptation of a timeless Black literary classic.
An exciting new Black superhero film pushes boundaries in animation and provides thrills for all levels of comic book lovers.
Black nominees in the 2023 field are plenty, and several have interesting connections with the Catholic Church.
The new film fictionalizes much of the life of the groundbreaking Black French composer, but holds the ship steady for an entertaining slice of history.
The famed singer and actor, whose financial support helped sustain the Civil Rights Movement, succumbed to heart failure in New York.
20 years after its release, a classic Black biopic gets a second look and analysis from Efran Menny.
Black Catholic multidisciplinary artist ValLimar Jansen will perform at Viterbo University, Bowman's alma mater in La Crosse.
The one-time Hollywood mainstay who struggled throughout his career with drug addiction has succumbed to illness in California.
Nate Tinner-Williams reviews the new biopic on Whitney Houston, noting the lengthy film's noble, flawed attempt to tell too much too fast.
Following public backlash—and alleged threats—the disgraced Hollywood star will no longer roll in one of the city's largest Carnival events.