“Da 5 Bloods” Review by Nate Blake

Running Time: 155 Minutes Starring: Delroy Lindo, Chadwick Boseman, Jonathan Majors, Clarke Peters, Norm Lewis, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Jean Reno, Veronica Ngo, Paul Walter Hauser, Melanie Thierry Rated: R (Strong violence, grisly images and pervasive language) Da 5 Bloods debuted on Netflix yesterday and is the latest from director Spike Lee. It tells the story … Continue reading “Da 5 Bloods” Review by Nate Blake

“Lost Girls” review by Alex and Nate Blake

 Nate: Lost Girls was directed by Liz Garbus and began streaming on Netflix on March 13. Based on a true story, this crime drama stars Amy Ryan as Mari Gilbert, a Long Island construction worker whose daughter Shannan went missing in 2010. Her search leads to a clash with disinterested law enforcement and media outlets … Continue reading “Lost Girls” review by Alex and Nate Blake

Alex’s March/April Streaming Guide

March is International Women’s Month. So, while theaters are closed and we are all stuck at home, why not stream some films with strong female characters and celebrate some female filmmakers? NETFLIX:   20th Century Women Written and directed by Mike Mills and starring Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann, and Billy … Continue reading Alex’s March/April Streaming Guide

“American Factory” review by Alex Blake

In our never ending quest to catch up on Oscar contenders at the end of the year, we decided to watch a documentary last night. American Factory (Netflix) is a documentary produced by the Obama owned production company Higher Ground Productions, and tells the story of workers in Dayton, Ohio. Dayton was once a booming … Continue reading “American Factory” review by Alex Blake

“Marriage Story ” review by Alex and Nate Blake

Alex:  I was planning on writing this review last night right after we finished watching Marriage Story. But, I waited. I thought that I needed more time. More time to process and contemplate what we had just watched. As I sit down to write this though, I am realizing that the further removed I am … Continue reading “Marriage Story ” review by Alex and Nate Blake