Posts in category "Spike Lee"

Chief Keef and Lil Bibby give worst performance in music history

Chief Keef and Lil Bibby give worst performance in music history
The highly anticipated Chief Keef show – in hologram form – on a secret stage, was far less entertaining than audience expectations. Stop the killing and stop the violence. An oxymoron of sorts. Besides the before act of Lil Bibby using extreme profanity while promoting “How We Move,” “Know Something’” and an album called “Free Crack,” Keef... Read more »

Django Unchained - Better than Ray and Pulp Fiction

Django Unchained - Better than Ray and Pulp Fiction
When will Black filmmakers muster up the courage to produce slave narratives? Well, I guess we will have to rely on Quentin Tarantino to come up with Django Unchained as the quintessential slave narrative. No Tyler Perry, no Spike Lee…Glaringly absent when it comes to telling the stories of Gustavus Vassa, Venture Smith, Charlie Ball,... Read more »

Spike Lee brings heat to Chicago State University

The noted filmmaker Spike Lee will grace 95th and King Drive for a one-night discussion of his films at Chicago State University – 6 pm Feb. 8th.   With over 20 films in his collection, Lee has proven to not only be a prolific filmmaker, but one of thought, action, and social responsibility.  Earlier movies like... Read more »
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