PMFF to Bring Star Power to the Pocono Mountains in Bartonsville, PA on Oct 18th, 19th & 20th

  PMFF to Bring Star Power to the Pocono Mountains in Bartonsville, PA on Oct 18th, 19th & 20th: A Media Tip Sheet from the Pocono Mountains Film Festival               Pocono Mountains Film Festival to Recognize Celebrities: Lee Daniels Film “The Butler” Cuba Gooding, Jr., Cuba Gooding,Sr., Filmmaker,Rel Dowdell, Journalist/Film Critic Kam Williams, Blackfilm.com / Wilson […]

Somali Pirates Hold Captain Hostage in Navy SEAL Rescue Thriller

  Captain Phillips Film Review by Kam Williams   On April 9, 2009, the Maersk Alabama, an American container ship headed for Mombasa, Kenya, was hijacked on the high seas in an area that had become very popular with Somali pirates preying on international commerce. Despite having recently practiced evasive maneuvers in the event of just such […]

Astronauts Struggle to Survive Shuttle Disaster in Harrowing Outer Space Thriller

  Gravity Film Review by Kam Williams   Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) is set to retire following a distinguished career as a NASA astronaut. The veteran captain is currently in command of his final flight of the Space Shuttle Explorer with a primary mission to replace solar panels on the Hubble Telescope. Upon rendezvousing, the […]

Stewardess Frantically Searches for Mr. Right in Peripatetic Romantic Comedy

    Baggage Claim Film Review by Kam Williams   Montana Moore (Paula Patton) is in quite a quandary. The pretty stewardess is practically 30 years-old, the age by which her meddling mother (Jenifer Lewis) insists any young lady must marry to be considered respectable. Meanwhile, her younger sister, Sheree (Lauren London), who’s just a sophomore in […]

For movies opening October 4, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Gravity (PG-13 for intense peril, disturbing images and brief strong profanity) Sci-fi survival thriller about a veteran astronaut (George Clooney) and a medical engineer (Sandra Bullock) on her first mission who find themselves in […]

Top Ten DVD List for October 1, 2013

    This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams This Is the End http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BEJL69U/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Branca’s Pitch http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E49KVD4/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Croods http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00CHVJODE/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Laurence Anyways http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E4GT66A/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Little Mermaid [Diamond Edition] http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00C7607BC/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Tupac 2-Pack: Tupac Conspiracy and Tupac Aftermath http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DNJ96YQ/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 A Fierce Green Fire http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DGYF4RG/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Halloween [35th Anniversary Edition] http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DOB3N56/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec […]

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

  Kam’s Kapsules: by Kam Williams For movies opening September 27, 2013     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Baggage Claim (PG-13 for profanity and sexuality) Paula Patton stars in this romantic comedy about a marriage-minded flight-attendant’s frantic search to find Mr. Right before her younger sister’s (Lauren London) impending wedding. Ensemble cast includes Derek Luke, Jill Scott, […]

Eco-Conscious Sequel Pits Flint and Friends against Evil Agri-Corporation

  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Film Review by Kam Williams   When we first met Flint Lockwood (Bill Hader), he lost control of a contraption which turned water into food and triggered a foodalanche which wreaked havoc all across Swallow Falls before being turned off. At the point of departure of this worthy sequel, […]

Stewardess Frantically Searches for Mr. Right in Peripatetic Romantic Comedy

    Baggage Claim Film Review by Kam Williams   Montana Moore (Paula Patton) is in quite a quandary. The pretty stewardess is practically 30 years-old, the age by which her meddling mother (Jenifer Lewis) insists any young lady must marry to be considered respectable. Meanwhile, her younger sister, Sheree (Lauren London), who’s just a sophomore in […]

This Week’s DVD Releases, September 24,2013

    This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams The Kings of Summer http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00C7BZZAA/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Dark Girls http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00D9EJFS2/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Iron Man 3 http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00CL0J99K/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Unfinished Song http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BEIYM42/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Foyle’s War: Set Seven http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B009DS6YGO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   2 Broke Girls: The Complete Second Season http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B009LDCVAE/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Power of Love http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DCRE5PO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Anything Is Possible http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00D9EJFT6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Geronimo Stilton: Operation […]