The 10 Best Films of 2020 (According to Nate Blake)

It's an understatement to say 2020 didn't go as planned. I started the year vowing to hit the three movies per week limit on my AMC Stubs A-List membership every week. COVID-19 had other plans. With many of the most anticipated late 2020 releases, such as Nomadland, being pushed back to 2021 and others like … Continue reading The 10 Best Films of 2020 (According to Nate Blake)

“Wonder Woman 1984” Review by Nate Blake

Rated: PG-13 Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wig, Pedro Pascal Directed by: Patty Jenkins Written by: Patty Jenkins, Geoff Johns and David Callaham I was initially going to skip writing a review for this film. I posted my immediate reaction to Twitter as the credits rolled and planned to move on to other articles … Continue reading “Wonder Woman 1984” Review by Nate Blake

“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” review by Nate Blake

Rated: R (some sexual content, language and brief violence)  Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Glynn Turman, Colman Domingo, Michael Potts, Taylour Paige Directed by: George C. Wolfe Written by: Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Adapted from August Wilson’s play of the same name) Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is a powerful and timely examination of racism that uses the … Continue reading “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” review by Nate Blake

Now Streaming: Reviews by Nate and Alex Blake

We’re back after quite a break. As things continue to change rapidly in the world of film distribution, we’ve decided on some format changes for the reviews themselves. We haven’t abandoned long-form reviews and analysis entirely, but the rapid pace with which films are arriving on streaming services, especially for the next few months, means … Continue reading Now Streaming: Reviews by Nate and Alex Blake