The Division of "Black and Blue"
How many times a day have we heard someone make the statement “Black lives matter!”, only to have another person respond with “Blue lives matter!”, only for a third party to chime in saying “All lives matter!”, thinking that they are being helpful but in reality are screaming into an aching void of trite sentiments.
Black and Blue, directed by Deon Taylor, has no time for any such sentiments. It is bent on delivering harsh cold reality in the guise of a thrilling action film. It stars powerhouses Naomie Harris, Tyrese Gibson, and Frank Grillo.
Period Dramas: More Than Oscar Bait
With lush atmosphere, intricate costumes, big name actors, and unique and compelling storylines, yet still period films are a rarely discussed staple of cinema. However, this is all just setup for to discuss three films that are currently in production, and their trailers that appeared out of nowhere.