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Two-Time Oscar-Nominee Talks about His Latest Film

The “The Gambler” Interview with Kam Williams Mark Wahlberg earned Academy Award nominations for his standout work in both the The Fighter and The Departed. Mark’s breakout role in Boogie...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening November 21, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS  The Hunger Games : Mockingjay – Part 1 (PG-13 for intense violence, disturbing images and mature themes) Third...

Marque and Me!

The “Dear White People” Interview with Kam Williams Marque Richardson is a high energy, multi-faceted actor, writer and producer. He can currently be seen in the critically-acclaimed DEAR WHITE...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening November 7, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS Big Hero 6 (PG for action, peril, crude humor and mature themes) Animated family comedy inspired by the Marvel Comics...

Social Satire Takes Sophisticated Look at Race Relations in the Ivy League

Dear White People Film Review by Kam Williams The academics are tough enough at Winchester University, a mythical Ivy League institution. It’s too bad that black students there also have to worry...

TRIBECA FILM DOCUMENTARY “NAS: TIME IS ILLMATIC” TO DEBUT IN SELECT THEATERS NATIONWIDE STARTING OCTOBER 1 AND LIVING ROOMS EVERYWHERE ON OCTOBER 3

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The documentary on legendary MC Nas’ making of the 1994 landmark debut album ‘Illmatic’, Nas: Time Is Illmatic, will release theatrically in New...

Iconic Baby Boomers Serve as Subjects of Generational Retrospective

American Masters: The Boomer List PBS-TV Review by Kam Williams The United States witnessed a population explosion in the wake of World War II which came to be called the Baby Boom. Stretching from...

Eye-Opening Expose’ Explores America’s Addiction to Oil

Pump Film Review by Kam Williams Why is the price of gasoline in the Untied States so artificially high? Much of the explanation lies in a corporate conspiracy to deny us access to alternative fuel...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening September 26, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun By Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS The Boxtrolls (PG for action, peril and mild crude humor) Animated fantasy revolving around an orphan (Isaac...

Ken Burns Biopic Paints Revealing Portrait of Influential American Political Dynasty

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Film Review by Kam Williams Between Theodore (1901-1909) and Franklin (1933-1945), a Roosevelt was in the White House for 20 years of the 20th Century. It is not...