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Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Knows No Bounds….

There’s No Place Like Wakanda!!

Let me just start off by saying that I’m not really going to be getting into the how this film relates to and is an important reflection/message to today’s political and social climate. It has been addressed by many other sites and for the most part, I completely agree with them. Instead, I want it to be noticed of how this movie tackled an important element to film making that Marvel has really accomplished in awhile…how to tell a great story. Continue reading Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Knows No Bounds….

Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie Cast in “Star Wars VII”

The lack of women featured in the Star Wars VII cast has been a much debated topic by a lot of Star Wars fans as of late, so you’ll forgive some fans for flailing at the news. It’s nice to see at least one woman of color in the cast (although more would be fantastic, casting directors) since we are very few and far between in the Star Wars film franchise. Now, let’s see what the writers do with these ladies.