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Kam Williams
Kam Williams, prolific film and literary critic, dies
June 6, 2019
A resident of Princeton, N.J., Williams published nearly 10,000 articles and reviews before he passed away. ... read more »
Film Review: ‘The Favourite’
March 5, 2019
Olivia Colman Delivers Oscar-Winning Performance in Revisionist Costume Drama ... read more »
2019 Oscar Recap
February 25, 2019
Green Book Is the Surprise Best Picture Winner   Olivia Colman Upsets Glenn Close for Best Actress   Green Book upset Roma to take home the Academy Award for Best Picture on an historic night featuring a record number of wins for black-themed films. ... read more »
Book Review: “The Truths We Hold, An American Journey”
January 31, 2019
She reflects fondly on a culturally rich childhood growing up in the Bay Area until the age of 12, when her mother took a job in French-speaking Montreal. ... read more »
Blacktrospective 2018
December 27, 2018
Kam’s Annual Assessment of the Best in Black Cinema ... read more »
Film Review: Nobody’s Fool
November 15, 2018
Classy and Trashy Sisters Square Off in Fish-Out-of-Water Comedy ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
September 13, 2018
For movies opening September 14, 2018. ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
August 1, 2018
WIDE RELEASES Christopher Robin (PG for action) Ewan McGregor handles the title role in this musical fantasy revolving around the now-grown pal of Winnie the Pooh’s (Jim Cummings) return to Hundred Acre Wood to recapture the sense of wonder which captured his imagination as a child. ... read more »
‘When They Call You a Terrorist’ a Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors with asha bandele, Foreword by Angela Davis Book Review
May 11, 2018
Although the African American community appreciated her efforts, the same couldn't be said for the LAPD which labeled Patrisse a terrorist and fabricated a flimsy excuse to conduct a SWAT team raid of her apartment. All of the above is revisited in riveting fashion in When They Call You a Terrorist, a fascinating combination autobiography and blow-by-blow account of the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement. ... read more »
A Spirited Tête-à-Tête with the Talented Athlete-Turned-Thespian: Trevante Rhodes
January 25, 2018
Here, Trevante talks about his latest outing as Sergeant Ben Milo in 12 Strong, a docudrama about the top secret mission of a Special Forces unit deployed to Afghanistan a few days after 9/11. ... read more »
The Ten Best Black Books of 2017
December 28, 2017
The Ten Best Black Books of 2017 ... read more »
Film Review: Cory Hardrict Stars as Both a Gangsta and an Architect in Alternate Reality, Sci-Fi Saga
November 17, 2017
That's because they exist in parallel universes. You see, Destined is one of those "What if?" affairs set in a couple of alternate realities. ... read more »
Book Review: Invisible Ink Navigating Racism in Corporate America 
November 2, 2017
“It has always been a struggle for the relatively few African-Americans in corporate America who do exist, and it is made all the more difficult because we tend to operate in isolation. We are nearly always alone, with no one to fall back on... as we deal daily with an unending stream of slights real and imagined.  ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
October 20, 2017
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun ... read more »
Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun
October 6, 2017
Kam's Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun ... read more »
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