The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Hello Everyone! As part of my double installment I am bringing to you all the review of the sequel to The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, you guessed it, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel! Continue reading “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”

Dope

No, not the drug…essentially. Dope, a film directed by Rick Famuyima  and produced by Forest Whitaker and Nina Bongiovi. Including Pharrell Williams and Sean Combs cutting in on production as well. This film is perhaps one of the greatest in its time (in my opinion) and out of time. The film follows Malcolm Adekanbi (Shameik Moore), an intellectual young black teen who dreams of Harvard, Jib (Tony Revolori) the right hand man, and Diggy their lesbian companion (Kiersey Clemons). Three high-school friends who came to be over a love of the 90’s hip-hop culture, things that might be considered “nerdy”, and their very own band “Awreeoh”. As though living day to day in “the bottoms” of Inglewood, California was not hard enough, with daily beatings, robbing, murders, and even a full body scanner and drug sniffing dog greeting you everyday at school try loosing a shoe to gang members then still having to bike past them on the way home. But instead to avoid confrontation you ride past the dope dealers. And that’s just what Malcolm, Jib, and Diggy did. Now that’s how it all started… Continue reading “Dope”