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PBS American Masters— ‘Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart’

It’s one of the most iconic images in modern photojournalism.

One World: Literature and Art

“Portals: A Solo Exhibition by Shani Jamila Presents One World: Literature and Art” was recently held at the at the Urban Justice Center, and was presented by the artist, a cultural worker with more than a decade of leadership in ...

‘The Greatest Showman’ is a show worth seeing

Based on the original musical, “The Greatest Showman” follows P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) from his humble beginnings through his becoming the world’s master entertainer.

‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ makes a strong case for seeing this film

It’s a law firm operating on a shoestring. One attorney goes to court and is the face of the firm.

No bull: ‘Ferdinand’ is a good film!

Ferdinand (the voice of John Cena) is giant bull with a gentle heart. His father is a champion matador fighter and at the farm where Ferdinand is born, he is expected to follow suit.

A holiday treat in BK: OWN Network’s ‘Checked Inn’

One of the best holiday gifts could be a weekend getaway at one of the best bed-and-breakfasts in the city, which is owned by an African-American family.

‘Pitch Perfect 3’—a franchise built by women: $100 million domestic and counting!

Rewind: The all-girl a cappella superstars of Barden University, the very ones that have made the “Pitch Perfect” franchise a big, fat hit are back, in full musical and comedic force!

WLNY-TV to air annual Yule Log and Christmas Eve midnight mass

WLNY-TV (Channels 10/55) will continue a holiday tradition by rekindling its Yule Log on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Timely documentary: ‘The Rape of Recy Taylor’

In 1944, a 24-year-old Black woman was abducted and brutally gang-raped near her home in Abbeville, Ala. It’s no surprise, at all, that her vicious and morally bankrupt white abusers were never arrested and therefore not convicted of this hideous ...

Vivica A. Fox stars in ION’s ‘A Christmas Cruise’ Dec. 16

Miss Vivica A. Fox is still bringing her very own brand of fire to everything that she touches.

Betty Davis documentary premieres in Amsterdam

A new documentary about the insatiable, sexual, over-the-top and incredibly talented funk-soul musician, Betty Davis, was recently premiered at the 2017 International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam.

Pixar’s ‘Coco’—Drop in and meet the ancestors

A new year is just a few weeks away. Your house will begin to fill with holiday relatives, and one of the best ways to keep the peace and make the holiday special is going to the movies. What to ...

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ gets it right on Netflix

Professor Spike Lee gets it right in Netflix joint ‘She’s Gotta Have It,” and that includes the opening credits, which contain flashes of the dearly departed Prince and Notorious B.I.G.

A Black man in a Marvel world: Jason R. Moore in ‘The Punisher’

Jason R. Moore’s character Curtis Hoyle first appeared in “The Punisher #1 (Vol. 2)” in which Curtis and Frank served in the same unit during wartime but Curtis eventually tried to betray Frank.

Star of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ returns to NYC for one-woman show

For actress Dominique Fishback, life was like a dream during her high school senior year.