Cicely Tyson

A Lesson Before Dying

February 7, 2000 // 0 Comments

“A Lesson Before Dying” is a powerful movie placed in the 1940’s south, where an African-American is wrongfully accused of killing a white store owner. Grant Wiggins, a local teacher, has become disillusioned by the racial injustice in the southern [...]


February 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

"Hoodlum" is an impetuous movie, based on legendary characters from the 30’s-era Harlem crime scene. Though not completely true to history, neither is it absolutely fictitious. At first glance it appears to be like many other ’30’s crime [...]