Dope (R for profanity, nudity, sexuality, drug use and violence, all involving teens) Coming-of-age saga, set in the 'hood in L.A. Where a nerdy, high school senior (Shameik Moore) with a bright future jeopardizes his Ivy League dreams when he succumbs to the influence of some unsavory characters. Ensemble cast includes Zoe Kravitz, Rick Fox and Kimberly Elise.
Mother and son's adjustment to autism chronicled in inspirational biopic
Film Review by Kam Williams
Before Terrence Partridge turned 2, his parents first noticed an arrest in his development of age-appropriate social skills. In fact, he actually started regressing soon thereafter, as words he had already been using began to disappear from his vocabulary.
Skylark Opera Summer Festival 2015 presents "La Rondine"
Skylark Opera's Summer Festival 2015 features one of two first-ever Twin Cities productions: Giacomo Puccini's "La Rondine." The area premiere, directed by Ben Krywosz and musical direction by Steve Stucki will be presented in repertory from June 13-21 at the 310-seat E.M. Pearson Theatre at Concordia University, 312 N. Hamline Ave. in Saint Paul.
Is Vivica really dating the handsome hunk who plays her son in the movie?
Vivica A. Fox, Tyson Beckford and Robert Ri'chard The "Chocolate City" Interview with Kam Williams
Vivica A. Fox, Tyson Beckford and Robert Ri'chard co-star in "Chocolate City" which is basically a remake of "Magic Mike." Director Jean-Claude La Marre explains that he felt an African-American variation on the male stripper theme was in order, given the absence of black faces in the original.
Movies related to the topic of leadership can serve as an indispensable learning tool. I have compiled my top 10 into this list. I use these movies in my classroom to offer practical examples of leadership in action. We watch short video clips and then engage in a class discussion about the related leadership themes.