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Beyond the Capes: The Best Non-Superhero Comics You’re Not Reading

Superhero properties are dominating the pop culture landscape on big screens and small screens alike. Naturally, this has led people to seek out their heroic favorites in the comics pages they originated from. But there’s more to comics than superheroes, and the medium covers everything from urban fantasy to thrilling sci-fi adventures to everyday life struggles. The following books take from […]

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Atlanta Robbin’ Season Ep. 6 Review: ‘Teddy Perkins’

If you are reading this… it’s already too late… err I mean full spoilers follow: Atlanta is a show rife with outlandishly memorable moments (I’m looking at you, invisible car) and much needed social commentary (transracial is a real thing and it’s pretty stupid). This past week’s forty-one-minute commercial free mini movie managed to hit every single one of those […]

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New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer!

This is just… wow. Judging by the trailer all the heroes seem to have made up. That said it’s not looking good for Captain America and Iron Man here. Not sure how Cap will be able to escape the Mad Titan’s grasps and we all know what happened in the comics when Thanos got that close to Cap. More reactions to […]

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‘Sorry To Bother You’ Trailer

  Looks like the best part of FX’s Atlanta has his first major starring role! Lakeith Stanfield stars in Sorry to Bother You, a  sci–fi fantasy comedy film, written and directed by Boots Riley. The film boasts an impressive cast, including Tessa Thompson, Omari Hardwick, Patton Oswalt, Terry Crews, David Cross, Danny Glover, Steve Buscemi, Steve Yeun, and Armie Hammer. The film was first screened during […]

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Wakanda Forever: Black Panther Review

No spoilers! Feel free to read in full if you haven’t seen the movie yet. One of the worst things you can do is place unwarranted expectations on a person, place, thing, or event. Leading up to the release of Marvel’s Black Panther, the expectations for the movie reached Star Wars-esq levels. Just to be clear, I don’t mean Revenge […]

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Check out the Teaser Trailer for ‘Uncle Drew’!

Offical Synopsis:  After draining his life savings to enter a team in the Rucker Classic streetball tournament in Harlem, Dax (Lil Rel Howery) is dealt a series of unfortunate setbacks, including losing his team to his longtime rival (Nick Kroll). Desperate to win the tournament and the cash prize, Dax stumbles upon the man, the myth, the legend UNCLE DREW […]

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LeBron James To Produce ‘House Party’ Reboot… For Some Reason

The Hollywood Reporter is… err… reporting that Lebron James will be producing a reboot of House Party. The project will be co-produced by James’ longtime friend and business partner Maverick Carter with Atlanta’s Stephen Glover and Jamal Olori writing the script. During his session with THR, James said the following: “This is definitely not a reboot. It’s an entirely new look for […]

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Martin Reboot In The Works?

Social Media was set ablaze when Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell-Martin, and Tichina Arnold hinted that there may be a Martin reboot in the works. Well ok, Arnold and Lawrence hinted towards it and Campbell-Martin flat out told us she isn’t telling us Sh*t. Time will tell if this meeting will lead to a reboot of Martin, but fan speculation is running rampant. The original show ended after […]

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A Funny Thing Happened At The Office Today…

You think working in corporate America is tough? Try being black while working in corporate America… It’s a regular barrel of laughs. I haven’t said this out loud but being a black man in corporate America stinks. I’ve had the distinct honor of working in offices surrounded by white people for the better part of 15 years. It hasn’t been […]

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‘Deadpool 2’ Trailer Has Arrived!

Here’s the synopsis from Fox: After surviving a near-fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually […]

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The First Black Panther Reactions Have Landed!

You would have to be living under a rock or carrying a tiki torch if you haven’t heard the enormous buzz surrounding Marvel’s ambitious new film Black Panther. Fans old and new have been waiting with baited breath to partake in what looks to be a celebration of black excellence on film. With the review embargo lifted, the first reactions to […]

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Marvel’s Black Panther Premiere Photos

Marvel Studios’ Black Panther follows T’Challa (Boseman) who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king—and Black Panther—is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that […]

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Black Lightning: The Resurrection Review

When the CW announced that their latest DC Comics-inspired television show would feature a relatively obscure character called Black Lighting fans were left scratching their heads. Had DC lost their minds? Are they, as the kids say, “bitting” Marvel by focusing on a street level African American hero (see: Luke Cage)? How could a show like this ever work? Well, […]