• Review by: Gordon K. Smith Jennifer Aniston gives a career-milestone performance in CAKE, a movie you've no doubt already heard about due to … [Continue Reading]

    Movie Review: “Cake” – Jennifer Aniston gives a career-milestone performance
  • Interview by: Mut Asheru Indie record label Idol Records has been in business for 20 years. *round of applause please*. This year marked the 20th … [Continue Reading]

    TX based indie record label IDOL RECORDS celebrates 20 years of doin the damn thing!
  • Written by: Melody Charles Going from assembly-line work to engineering to entertainment wasn't the most conventional path to follow, but Loni Love … [Continue Reading]

    Interview: Loni Love on her new daytime talk show “The Real” co-hosted by Tia Mowry and Tamar Braxton
  • Actors of the up-coming and much anticipated comedy LET'S BE COPS stopped through Dallas, TX last month and got all warm and cozy like with us press … [Continue Reading]

    Filmmaker Interview: “Let’s Be Cops” w/ Rob Riggle, Damon Wayans Jr., and Jake Johnson
  • Written by: Melody Charles Stunning and nearly 6' tall, Ilyasah Shabazz' physical presence is charismatic and commanding. Her historical … [Continue Reading]

    Author Interview: Ilyasah Shabazz on her children’s book Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up To Become Malcolm X
  • By: Mut Asheru Ever wonder what goes on the minds and lives of male entertainers? Here's your chance to take a candid look. "La Bare, The True … [Continue Reading]

    Actor / Director Joe Manganiello and Producer Nick Manganiello attend  the USA Film Festival’s  Dallas premiere of the new film LA BARE
  • Review by: Mut Asheru Let me start by saying “I didn’t see that coming!” Writer / Director Lee Sang-woo’s (이상우) DEAR DICTATOR (친애하는지도자동지께) is the … [Continue Reading]

    Film Review: “Dear Dictator” by writer / director Lee Sang-woo – queue the Cypress Hill “here’s something you just cain’t understand”
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Movie Review: “Cake” – Jennifer Aniston gives a career-milestone performance

Review by: Gordon K. Smith Jennifer Aniston gives a career-milestone performance in CAKE, a movie you’ve no doubt already heard about due to Aniston’s lack of an Oscar nomination for Best Actress, despite Golden Globe and SAG nominations. She has taken it in good spirit, proudly wearing the label of “number one Oscar snub” (among […]

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Featured Short Film: “The Tea Master” – Short Film by Aaron Au

Short Film of the Week – The Tea Master is the first short film by Director Aaron Au. Shot in  Canada on RED in 2009. Starring Coling Foo, Paul Wu, and Byron Lawson. For more information on the film including awards please visit: teamastermovie.com See larger image The Filmmaker’s Eye: Learning (and Breaking) the Rules […]

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CD Review: “Winter” by MBLAQ is their best thus far!

Review by: Mut Asheru It’s with a heavy heart that I write this review. WINTER is the 7th mini album MBLAQ a Korean male group that debuted only 5 years ago and is arguably the best musical effort they have produced to date. Having steadily progressed in skills and talents this album shows maturity in […]

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Noted Photographer Michael K. Yamaoka Shows 50 Years of Iconic Images at the Newly Opened Gateway Art Center in Midtown Manhattan

NEW YORK, Dec. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — This collection of highlights from 50 years of Michael K. Yamaoka’s photography, now showing at the Madison Gallery in the new Gateway Art Center, evokes a haunting sense of passing time in images of unconventional beauty that are at once a documentary of places and objects encountered in Mr. […]

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TX based indie record label IDOL RECORDS celebrates 20 years of doin the damn thing!

Interview by: Mut Asheru Indie record label Idol Records has been in business for 20 years. *round of applause please*. This year marked the 20th year of hustle, determination, success and preservation for the Texas based label founded by Erv Karwelis. Watching Erv operate makes me tired. He’s everywhere and always working. The thing that stands […]

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Gaming Review: Arcana Heart – Reminding you to play good games

Arcana Heart: PS2 Developers: Examu Inc. Publishers: Examu Inc., AQ Interactive, Atlus Platforms: Arcade, PlayStation 2 Game Review by:  Ifakoya English Okay. I don’t rightly know why I own this game. I don’t even recall when I got it. It was either acquired through the less embarrassing method of ordering it online, or though the […]

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Concert Review: 2PM “Go Crazy” World Tour in Dallas, TX

Show review by: Mut Asheru Last night the delicious men of 2PM showed up and showed out in Dallas, TX with their “Go Crazy” World Tour. Since their inception the JYP managed KPOP group have grown as artists. A couple members have released solo albums and they have dabbled in film and the variety show circuit […]

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Book Review: “The Pleasure Trap” by Niobia Bryant

The Pleasure Trap, by Niobia Bryant 264 pages, Dafina Books/Kensington Publishing Book Review by: Melody Charles Graham Walker might be his name, but pleasure becomes his game….literally AND figuratively. First introduced in Niobia Bryant’s scandal-driven Mistress series (Message From A Mistress, Mistress No More and Mistress Inc.) via his trysts with Jaime Hall, male stripper […]

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Film Review: “Buraddo” – A look back at why we shouldn’t look back

A Look Back: “Buraddo” (2009) English Title: Blood Review by: Ifakoya English   BEHOLD! One of the most boring vampire movies ever made! I should have known this movie was going to be boring since it had a blander title than “Monster Girls Squad” but being that I got a kick out of movies with […]