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‘Night School’—critic-proof comedy with an evergreen shelf life

Here’s the good news: the success of “Night School” by director Malcolm D. Lee does not live or die by the whim of any critic because Lee understands what’s funny to the collective “us” and by “us” I mean folks, and by “folks” I mean Black folks.

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‘Nappily Ever After’ comes to Netflix

“Nappily Ever After,” the new romantic comedy produced by Tracey Bing and based on the novel of the same name by Trisha R. Thomas is now playing on Netflix.

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‘BlacKkKlansman’—a Spike Lee masterpiece

In the old days, before Spike Lee was a legend—when he first stepped out with “She’s Gotta Have It,” in 1986, the Hollywood system didn’t think very much of Mr. Lee or anyone who looked like him.

Free public forum: ‘We Rise: A Celebration of Resistance’ at the Delacorte Aug. 13

Great artists have combined their efforts to call attention to the growing feeling (hallejah!) of resistance, and you are free to join the Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis, Executive Director Patrick Willingham) and the Resistance Revival Chorus, Monday, Aug. 13, at 8 p.m.

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‘Christopher Robin’ is a family must this summer!

The uber bright executives at Disney know how to please kids, and in the new family comedy “Christopher Robin,” directed by Marc Forster, they have collaborated beautifully to make a great kids’ film that is perfectly suited for adults.

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Judy Reyes’ Quiet Ann swings a very big bat on ‘Claws’

There is so much to love about actress Judy Reyes, and frankly it’s a challenge to condense those attributes into a bite-sized article.

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Sherri Shepherd—a veteran in the game of comedy

I have great respect for the comedienne turned actress turned producer, Sheri Shepherd. No one can argue that, at this point in her career, she is a well-loved and seasoned veteran in the world of stand-up comedy and television.

Food, culture, Broadway and more

There are a few sure things in life, and a lot of those actually come from the world of Disney. It’s the summer holiday season and if you are like most New Yorkers, you have a slew of visitors clamoring to stay at your apartment to save on those hefty hotel prices.

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‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ is surreal fun!

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” is surreal fun.

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‘Sorry to Bother You’ is trippy—Take that trip!

“Sorry to Bother You” is written and directed by Boots Riley.

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