The Simple Truths and Summery Visions of “Hunter Gatherer”

There are times when you need a good, small movie to help you believe that Hollywood isn’t choking the life

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“Tangerine” Director Sean Baker Takes Us Beyond The Magic Kingdom

Although The Florida Project sounds like an early 2000’s political heist that would launch our country into perennial war in the

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Marshall

Okay, so before I get into this let’s address the elephant in the film shall we? Ya’ll know damn well

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All Eyez On Me

Where do I start? The beginning? I guess that’s fair. It was a blistering Thursday. I was hauling ass to

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The Promise

It seems like everything is about immigrants and the question of endangered populations these days, from La Naranja Maldita clearly having a grudge against anyone he doesn’t consider “American” to the current (and ongoing) refugee crisis in the Eurozone. It’s apt then that now would be the time when a film like The Promise is set to drop. Directed by Terry George and starring Oscar Isaac, Christian Bale, Angela Sarafyan and more, the film covers an oft-still-overshadowed human tragedy – The Armenian Genocide.

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The Women’s History Month Flixtape

If you haven’t heard, it’s National Women’s History Month! Established in 1987 in the US, the month got its start

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Before I Fall

Bias warning: I truly believe that kids, and many teenagers, are unintentional sociopaths. Maybe it’s just the lack of a

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The OA Season Recap, Allegedly

Netflix is flooding the streets right now fam. Literally. In 2015, they pumped out 450 hours of original content. In

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Arrival

Sci-fi is one of those genres that can get easily hokey. Because of this, it’s always fun and refreshing to

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REELYDOPE Radio EP050 | Get It How You Live

Awww shit ya’ll, it’s the end of the season! In this episode, ATLien Kalena (@KalebaPlz) of the ReelSnobs podcast (@ReelSnobs)

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REELYDOPE Radio EP049 | Seven Minutes to Closing

The writer + director, Kim Nunley (@kimnunley) + April Abeyta (@sevenminfilm), behind 7 Minutes to Closing join Dap (@dapisdope) on

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REELYDOPE Radio EP046 | Queer AF

In this episode, Shanti of Black Ampersand (@blackampersand) joins dap (@dapisdope). Together they dive into a Focal Point discussion of

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REELYDOPE Radio EP045 | Moonlight

Okay, this is a long episode. But it’s worth it! And before you listen to this one, may I suggest

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Loving: What We Don’t Talk About, When We Talk About Coupling In America

A few days before I saw Loving, I had a long conversation with my best friend about dating as a

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REELYDOPE Radio BONUS Episode | A Slice of The Pie

This week is a double trouble situation, with a bonus episode in ya earholes! In this one, dap (@dapisdope) sits

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