Django Unchained DVD Review

Django Unchained  DVD Review by Kam Williams Headline: Oscar-Winning Spaghetti Western Arrives on DVD There’s a sensible reason why nobody ever wanted to be an Indian whenever we played Cowboys and Indians as kids. That’s because the white man was invariably the hero of the Westerns on which we’d been weaned, while the red man […]

42 Film Review

42  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Jackie Robinson Biopic Recounts Historic Breaking of Baseball’s Color Barrier From its formation in the late 19th Century until well into the 1940s, Major League Baseball operated in accordance with an unwritten rule that the sport was to remain strictly segregated. The tacit understanding among the owners stipulated […]

Central Park Five Film Review

The Central Park Five  TV Review by Kam Williams Headline: Heartbreaking Documentary Revisiting Rush to Judgment Set to Air on PBS on April 16th Around 9 PM on April 19, 1989, a 28 year-old, female jogger was brutally beaten, sexually assaulted and left for dead in a wooded area of Central Park located off the […]

4-9 Top Ten DVD Releases

This Week’s DVD Releases  by Kam Williams Headline: Top Ten DVD List for April 9, 2013 Erroll Garner: No One Can Hear You Read Orchestra of Exiles In Another Country The Last Flight of Peter Ginz Maigret – Set Seven Sexcula Hyde Park on Hudson Planet Ocean […]

Lucky Bastard Film Review

Lucky Bastard  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Fan Wins Date with Porn Star in Found-Footage Horror Flick Dave (Jay Paulson) thought he’d died and gone to heaven when he learned that he’d won the monthly “Lucky Bastard” contest run by the adult entertainment website. He was informed by the site’s owner, Mike (Don McManus), […]

Not Today Film Review

Not Today  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Spoiled Rich Kid Makes Most of Rare Opportunity for Redemption Lucky enough to be born into a wealthy family, Caden Welles (Cody Longo) is living the American Dream. With money to burn at his disposal, the spoiled 20 year-old took off on a whim for a vacation […]

Chad Boseman Interview

Chad Boseman  The “42” Interview with Kam Williams Headline: Hanging with Chad Hailing from Anderson, South Carolina, Chadwick Boseman is an accomplished actor, scriptwriter and playwright who, until now, was probably best known for portraying the character Nate on the critically-acclaimed dramatic TV series Lincoln Heights. Prior to entering show business, Chad earned degrees at […]

4-12 Kam’s Kapsules

OPENING THIS WEEK  Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening April 12, 2013 BIG BUDGET FILMS 42 (PG-13 for epithets, ethnic slurs and mature themes) Civil rights drama chronicling Jackie Robinson’s (Chad Boseman) historic breaking of baseball’s color barrier in 1947 upon being signed to a […]

Eddie: The Sleepwalking Cannibal Film Review

Eddie: The Sleepwalking Cannibal  Film Review by Kam Williams Headline: Cannibal Inspires Artist in Unlikely-Buddy Horror Comedy Once the darling of the art world, Lars Olafssen (Thure Lindhardt) is down on his luck after developing the painter’s equivalent of writer’s block. He’s been reduced to taking a teaching position at a college in rural Koda […]

Harrison Ford Interview

Harrison Ford  The “42” Interview with Kam Williams Headline: Harrison Solo Born in Chicago on July 13, 1942, Harrison Ford was a late bloomer who only developed an interest in acting during his senior year of college. After graduation, he moved to Los Angeles where he worked as carpenter for almost a decade while struggling […]