Tag: Colman Domingo

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: Review

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: Review

I would like to thank Netflix for allowing me to watch and review this film. Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Glynn Turman  Synopsis: Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable "Mother of the Blues". Based on Pulitzer Prize-winner August … Continue reading Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: Review

Euphoria Special Part 1: Trouble Don’t Last Always – Review

Director(s): Sam Levinson Writer(s): Sam Levinson Cast: Zendaya, Colman Domingo Synopsis: "In the aftermath of being left by Jules at the train station and relapsing, the first special episode follows Rue as she celebrates Christmas. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uY0_7wPGJlk Coming into this episode after the cliffhanger at the end of season 1, I truly had no idea what … Continue reading Euphoria Special Part 1: Trouble Don’t Last Always – Review

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review

Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable "Mother of the Blues". Based on Pulitzer Prize winner August Wilson's play. We are introduced right off the back to the power struggle between Ma Rainey and Levee. He tries to force … Continue reading ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review