Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Comprehensive and Insightful, Louis Armstrong’s Black & Blues Only Has One Flaw: It’s Too Short

From director Sacha Jenkins (Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James) comes this honest and sweeping look at jazz trumpet icon Louis Armstrong, a founding father of jazz and […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Kinder and More Mature, Bill & Ted Face the Music Is a Fittingly Funny Sendoff

Bill and Ted Face the Music

Lest you’ve forgotten, the Bill & Ted movies—1989’s Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and 1991’s Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey—were never exactly exercises in deep thought. I’m actually not big […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Review: Up From the Streets is New Orleans’ Massive Music History in One Heartfelt Documentary

Up From the Streets

Subtitled New Orleans: The City of Music, Up From the Streets is a documentary from Michael Murphy (Make It Funky!) that attempts nothing short of giving a primer on the entire […]

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