REVIEW: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, Netflix

George C.Wolfe’s film based on August Wilson’s play is filled with raw passion and anger that is compelling to watch. Featuring two dynamic central performances from Viola Davis as the immensely popular Blues singer Ma Rainey and Chadwick Boseman as the overconfident and ambitious Levee Green, this film adaptation of the play is rich in… Read More

Review Round Up: Black Panther

This is the latest superhero film to hit cinemas, starring Andy Serkis and Chadwick Boseman. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here: The Guardian: **** “The intriguing thing about Black Panther is that it doesn’t look like a superhero film – more a wide-eyed fantasy romance: exciting, subversive and funny.” NME: **** “This is… Read More

Review Round Up… Captain America: Civil War

Superhero films are all the range at the moment – but is this one a successful release that is guaranteed to thrill and entertain audiences?  The Guardian: **** Peter Bradshaw described it as: “a huge aspartame rush of a film: a giant irresistible snack, not nutritious, but very tasty.” The Independent:**** Clarisse Loughrey  wrote: “Imperfections,… Read More