The Hate U Give: The Movie vs. The Book

I'm late I know. I seen this movie about 3-4 weeks ago and never got around to writing a review BUT... I coincidentally stumbled across the book The Hate U Give about a month and a half ago and then found out that this was the movie that I had been seeing previews for. Of … Continue reading The Hate U Give: The Movie vs. The Book

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Crooklyn Anniversary

credit: themoviedb.org Yesterday was the 24th anniversary of Spike Lee's movie Crooklyn. I loved this movie as kid; just seeing what it was like growing up in a different culture and during a different time. The setting was 1973 in Bed-Stuy New York, but of course it was filmed in 1993.  This film was Spike … Continue reading Crooklyn Anniversary

Black History Fact: Eartha Kitt

Todays Black History Fact is about Eartha Kitt. She was the original singer of the Christmas hit “Santa Baby” and was the first Black Catwoman in the Batman and Robin series in the 1960s. Eartha also played in Boomerang as Lady Eloise, Madame Zeroni in Holes and the voice of Yzma in The Emperor’s New Groove which won her … Continue reading Black History Fact: Eartha Kitt