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The Reel Critic Roundtable: The Water Man

The critics discuss the movie The Water Man starring Lonnie Chavis and David Oyelowo with Rosario Dawson and Amiah Miller. This is David Oyelowo’s directorial debut.

The Reel Critic Roundtable: Monster, The Water Man, Here Today, The Boy From Medellin and Jupiter Legacy

In this episode the critics review several films and even get into the series Jupiter legacy. From Boy to Man to Monster, it is all Here.

Kathia Woods, Kay-B and Reggie Ponder discuss the movies Monster, The Water Man, Here Today and The Boy From Medellin. They also look at the series Jupiter Legacy as a tease to check out the interviews and information Kay-B has done on her youtube channel Through The Lens of Lady Kay-B.

March To SELMA

The wait is over. Ava DuVernay’s SELMA is available nationwide and you just need to go see it. Important historical event, dynamic national leader with amazing current relevance. We all should March to SELMA this weekend.

Ava DuVernay talking about her Golden Globe nominated film Selma

I got a chance to sit down with the first African-Ameican woman to be nominated for a Golden Globe for directing. We talked about her now Golden Globe nominated film Selma. Here is an except of what she had to say.

Selma is already getting a little Oscar buzz. See what all the foot stomping is all about.

SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay’s SELMA tells the story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

Starring David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Alessandro Nivola, Giovanni Ribisi Common, Carmen Ejogo, Lorraine Toussaint, with Tim Roth and Oprah Winfrey as “Annie Lee Cooper.”