Be forewarned: “Get Out” will leave you with goosebumps that stay on your skin long after the final credits finish rolling. It scored an unprecedented 99% on Rotten Tomatoes — and seems well on the way to “Sleeper Hit” status. In other words, see it soon.
Resilience. Courage. Persistence. Talent. “Hidden Figures” has earned its justifiable praise by reminding us of our finest national qualities.
Based on a story by gay black playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney, Barry Jenkins’ exquisite film is, in a way, three related shorts.
From the Civil Rights Movement to a rising prison population of African Americans – how did we get here? Ava DuVernay’s “13th” on Netflix explores.