Mark Wahlberg Vehicle Revisits BP Oil Spill

Deepwater Horizon, Blu-Ray Review, by Kam Williams, Mark Wahlberg, BP Oil Spill, harrowing tale of survival, justice served, John Malkovich, Brad Leland

  Deepwater Horizon Blu-Ray Review by Kam Williams Mark Wahlberg Vehicle Revisits BP Oil Spill On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig, located 41 miles off the coast of Louisiana, exploded when high-pressure methane gas blew out the drill pipe. 11 members of the crew perished in the ensuing fiery inferno which engulfed […]

For movies opening January 20, 2017

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEK, Kam's Kapsules, Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun, by Kam Williams

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening January 20, 2017 BIG BUDGET FILMS 20th Century Women (R for sexuality, nudity, profanity and brief drug use) Tale of female empowerment, set in Santa Barbara during the summer of ’79, revolving around the explorations […]

Visionaries of the Rock & Roll World

Class of 2017, Cleveland, Ohio, 32nd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Joan Baez, ELO, Award for Musical Excellence, Inductees, music history

  Visionaries of the Rock & Roll World by Amy Lignor   In Cleveland sits a museum completely devoted to the celebration and preservation of rock & roll music. From the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s amazing educational programs to their extensive Library & Archives, this organization makes sure that all those who have […]

High-Octane Franchise Revived by the Return of Vin Diesel as the Title Character

xXx: Return of Xander Cage, Film Review, by Kam Williams, Vin Diesel, trademark titillation, Ice Cube, world domination

  xXx: Return of Xander Cage Film Review by Kam Williams High-Octane Franchise Revived by the Return of Vin Diesel as the Title Character When it was released back in 2002 , xXx grossed over a quarter-billion dollars worldwide in theaters alone. The visually-captivating espionage adventure starring Vin Diesel was reminiscent of James Bond, except […]

Adoptee Tracks Down Birth-Mom in Bittersweet Biopic

Lion, Film Review, by Kam Williams, Dev Patel, Saroo Brierley, I was lost, but now I'm found

  Lion Film Review by Kam Williams Adoptee Tracks Down Birth-Mom in Bittersweet Biopic    Saroo (Dev Patel) had the misfortune of being born into poverty in India’s Khandwa district. He lived there with his single-mom, Kamla (Priyanka Bose), along with his big brother, Guddu (Abhishek Bharate), and younger sister, Shekila (Khushi Solanki). His illiterate […]

Top Ten DVD List for January 17, 2017

This Week’s DVD Releases, Kam Williams, Top Ten DVD List, 01/18/2017

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for January 17, 2017                       Ali [Commemorative Edition] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01MQEU1P1/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Long Way North https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01M1YT5Y7/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Train to Busan https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01MS5PJH5/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Ouija: Origin of Evil https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01LTHYJS6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Don’t Forget about Me: 4 Movie Collection [The Freshman/No Small Affair/Fresh Horses/Immediate […]

For movies opening January 13, 2017

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEK, Kam's Kapsules, Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun, by Kam Williams

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening January 13, 2017 BIG BUDGET FILMS The Bye Bye Man (PG-13 for terror, violence, sexuality, bloody images, mature themes, profanity, partial nudity and underage alcohol abuse) Haunted house horror flick about a diabolical, supernatural demon […]

Concert Flick Features Highlights of Pint-Sized Funnyman’s Comedy Tour

Kevin Hart: What Now?, DVD Review, by Kam Williams, King of Comedy, diminutive comedian, world tour

  Kevin Hart: What Now? DVD Review by Kam Williams Concert Flick Features Highlights of Pint-Sized Funnyman’s Comedy Tour     Step aside Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence, the undisputed reigning “King of Comedy, ” pound-for-pound, is clearly now Kevin Hart. That’s after his “What Now?” world tour during which the diminutive comedian […]

Portuguese Priests Venture to Japan to Search for Missionary Mentor in Faith-Based, Docudrama

Silence, Film Review, by Kam Williams, Portuguese Priests, missionaries, historical drama, test of faith, Liam Neeson

  Silence Film Review by Kam Williams Portuguese Priests Venture to Japan to Search for Missionary Mentor in Faith-Based, Docudrama Portuguese traders first landed in Japan in 1543, followed soon thereafter by Francis Xavier and other Jesuits. So many locals started converting to Christianity that, less than a decade later, the emperor issued an edict […]

Affleck Impressive as Accountant-Turned-Assassin in Cloak-and-Dagger Thriller

The Accountant, Blu-Ray Review, by Kam Williams, Ben Affleck, Aspberger's Syndrome, cat-and-mouse caper

  The Accountant Blu-Ray Review by Kam Williams Affleck Impressive as Accountant-Turned-Assassin in Cloak-and-Dagger Thriller At first blush, Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) looks like your average CPA. After all, the self-employed nerd plies his trade in a modest office located in a nondescript strip mall in suburban Plainfield, Illinois. The talented forensic accountant’s is apparently […]