Black Panther Behind The Scenes Photos and Fun Facts
Marvel Studios Black Panther broke many records in it’s opening weekend. This film is a certified smash and is the highest rated superhero movie on Rotten Tomatoes (97%). Here are a few behind the scenes photos and fun facts about the film. An important part of the Black Panther... Read more
The Cultural Significance of Black Panther
A wave of feverish anticipation, fawning critical acclaim and groundbreaking cultural meaning pushed Marvel Studios’ Black Panther to a record-setting $192 million debut in U.S. and Canada theaters. In this video, Mocha Man Style publisher, Frederick J. Goodall, joins a panel of experts to discuss the cultural impact of... Read more
Marvel Studios’ Black Panther Movie Review
Whether they intended to or not, Director Ryan Coogler (Fruitville Station and Creed) and the entire cast of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther have created a film that is much more than a superhero movie, it is a movement. African-Americans have been planning for months to secure their African-themed outfit to wear... Read more
How Black Panther Went from the Page to the Screen
Black Panther is one of the most interesting characters in the Marvel Universe. First appearing in Fantastic Four #52 (July 1966), Black Panther is the first black superhero in mainstream American comic books. Not only is Black Panther a superhero, but he is also the king of the African nation,... Read more
Pam Grier Hosts Leading Ladies Takeover Triple Feature on Bounce
On Saturday, January 6th, legendary actress Pam Grier will host an evening of action-oriented, women-kicking-butt movies on Bounce in anticipation of the new motion picture Proud Mary, starring Taraji P. Henson.  Bounce’s Leading Ladies Takeover kicks off at 9:00 p.m. with Baby Boy, starring Henson in her big screen debut. Jennifer Lopez, as a U.S. Marshall, in Out... Read more
Thor: Ragnarok Movie Review: The God of Thunder Shows Off His Sense of Humor
Marvel has been churning out superhero movies at a rapid pace. The films range from dark and serious such as Captain America: Winter Solder to wacky and outrageous such as Guardians of the Galaxy and Deadpool. Thor: Ragnarok is definitely in the wacky camp (which is ironic considering the plot... Read more
Beyoncé, Donald Glover, and James Earl Jones Lead All-Star Cast of Disney’s Live-Action “The Lion King”
I must admit that I haven’t been a fan of Disney’s turning animated films into live action films. However, the Jon Favreau directed “The Jungle Book” won me over. Although the movie was beautifully shot, what made me really enjoy the film was the cast – Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba, and Giancarlo Esposito.... Read more
Chadwick Boseman Showcases Black Excellence in New “Black Panther” Trailer
Black Panther has always been a badass. In his first comic book appearance, he singlehandedly defeated the Fantastic Four. Over the years, the Black Panther comic books had their ups and downs. The series finally found its footing when Reginald Hudlin took over as writer and it became even... Read more
“Trip to Spain” is a Clever Movie About the Perils and Joys of Middle Age
Trip to Spain is the third movie in a trilogy of films, directed by Michael Winterbottom, about the exquisite travels of stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon who play fictional versions of themselves in the movie. The film begins with Coogan’s inviting Brydon to a boondoggle through the Spanish... Read more
The Hitman’s Bodyguard Movie Review: Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds are the Only Reason to Watch
When we first meet Ryan Reynolds character, Michael Bryce, in The Hitman’s Bodyguard, he is living the high life. He’s an AAA-rated bodyguard at the top of his career. He lives in a beautifully designed home, drives a Jag, and is in a relationship with the woman of his... Read more