Chi-Raq – Good, Bad & Ugly Review

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 81% (Critics) / 59% (Audience)
Directed By: Spike Lee
Written By: Kevin Willmott and Spike Lee
Starring: Nick Cannon, Teyonah Parris, Wesley Snipes and Angela Bassett
Studio: LionsGate Entertainment
Synopsis: A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago. – (Source)

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Da Sweet Blood of Jesus

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: NA (Critics) / 92% (Audience)
Directed By: Spike Lee
Written By: Spike Lee
Starring: Stephen Tyrone Williams, Zaraah Abrahams, Rami Malek
Studio: Gravitas Ventures
Synopsis: Dr. Hess Green becomes cursed by a mysterious ancient African artifact and is overwhelmed with a newfound thirst for blood. He however is not a vampire. Soon after his transformation he enters into a dangerous romance with Ganja Hightower that questions the very nature of love, addiction, sex, and status. – (Source)

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Remake Rumble: Oldboy (2003) vs Oldboy (2013)

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The 411: Kidnapped, held hostage for 20 years and framed for the murder of his ex-wife, a man sets out on a quest for answers and vengeance once released.

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Trailer of the Day: Oldboy

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An advertising executive is kidnapped and held hostage for 20 years in solitary confinement. When he is inexplicably released, he embarks on an obsessive mission to discover who orchestrated his punishment, only to find he is still trapped in a web of conspiracy and torment. – IMDb

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Get On The Bus


Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 87% (Critics) / 70% (Audience)
Directed By: Spike Lee
Written By: Reggie Rock Bythewood
Starring: Ossie Davis, Charles S. Dutton, Hill Harper, Roger Guenveur Smith and Andre Braugher
Studio: Sony Pictures

Synopsis: The year is 1995 and a disparate group of black men are embarking on a cross country bus trip to the Louis Farrakhan organized Million Man March in Washington, D.C. in Spike Lee’s guerrilla-style docudrama.

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