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: Fences

Denzel Washington directs and stars in this adaptation of August Wilson’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: *** “Fences is a fervent, prolix, stately but beautifully acted drama” The Telegraph: **** “The great coup Washington delivers, beyond framing his co-star’s virtuous anguish so well, is the risky, brilliant, and frequently… Read More

REVIEW: Fences

Denzel Washington directs and stars in this sensitive and beautiful film based on the play by August Wilson.  Based on August Wilson’s Pulitzer and Tony award winning play is brought to stunning life in this heartbreaking film that explores guilt, responsibility and an intense father and son relationship. Troy is  53 years old and seemingly… Read More