In Moonlight, Black Boys Look Blue: Symbols of Intersectionality in Moonlight

Moonlight (2016) | Directed by Barry Jenkins | Drama | R | With Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders, Janelle Monáe, Mahershala Ali | A24 | Runtime: 111 minutes | Box Office: $56 million | Rotten Tomatoes score: 98% Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight is a complex film that address race, gender, and sexuality. The film’s character-driven narrative follows […]

Review: Life

Life (2017) | Directed by Daniel Espinosa | Sci-fi/Thriller | Rated R | With Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds | Skydance Media | Box Office: $51 Million | IMDb rating: 7.0/10 It is hard not to compare space horror features to the high bar set by Ridley Scott’s 1979 classic Alien. This year’s Life […]

The Edge of Seventeen Review

Think your life sucks? “Join the club,” says The Edge of Seventeen. Nadine, the main character played by Hailee Steinfeld (yes the one who sings about masturbation), is a socially awkward teenager, who, surprise, surprise, is seventeen. Objectively, Nadine’s life is pretty miserable. She lost her father when she was still quite young and was […]