Tag Archive for 'Gordon Parks'

One Night In Miami, The Red Shoes 4K & More Coming to The Criterion Collection December 2021

Coming to the Criterion Collection this December, Academy Award-winning actor Regina King, in her directorial debut, brings to cinematic life an imagined 1964 meeting between four African American icons in One Night in Miami…, and renowned photographer turned filmmaker Gordon Parks weaves a spellbinding coming-of-age story in The Learning Tree—the first Hollywood studio film by a Black director. And Michael Powell and […]


Shaft’s Big Score! (Blu-ray Review)

Exactly five years ago (to the day of this film and the other’s release), during my weekly wishlist articles, I made the request that the two 1970s Shaft sequels be released on Blu-ray. And thanks to the new film opening in theaters next week (The third film in the series to be titled merely as […]


Brandon’s Blu-ray Wishlist – May 15, 2014

Summer double feature month continues the wish…SHUT YO MOUTH!  I was talking about the Wishlist.  We can dig it!  Who is the man, who would whine about movies not being on Blu-ray, man? BRANDON! . . . .