Author Archives: Grace Boateng

Couch and Cinema: What to Watch This Spring….

Logan: Hugh Jackman has been playing the role of Wolverine in various X-Men films since 2000 and per the encouragement of his friend Jerry Seinfeld, Jackman decided to make Logan his swan song. Logan, which stars Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine, Patrick S ...

The Houston Texans are Moving On….

“We wish Brock the best, but we’re moving on.” That is all Texans Coach Bill O’Brien had to say, prior to a Special Olympics Banquet, about the Texans trading QB Brock Osweiler, his $16 million dollar debt and a couple of draft picks to Cleveland. ...

You Made Denzel Washington Cry and that is Not Okay.

Saying the name Casey Affleck appeared bitter to the taste as Brie Larson announced that he had won the 2017 Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Larson stood stoically by with her eyebrows raised and maintained a tight lipped smile. That smile seemed ...

U of H Says Goodbye to the Hofheinz Pavillion.

The University of Houston’s Hofheinz Pavillion has hosted a litany of sporting events and concerts.  After 48 years, following a Cougar victory against East Carolina University, the community said goodbye to the arena. U of H staples were in attendance ...

Film Review – ‘I Am Not Your Negro’.

Scroll through any social media comment thread and you’re sure to find “it” there. Perhaps you’ve heard someone mumble “it” during a conversation. Or maybe you have been the person to say “it.” So what is “it” you ask? “It” is the ...

SBIFF Virtuoso Awards.

Each year a group of talented individuals who have had breakthrough performances are honored with a Virtuoso Award at the 32nd Annual Santa Barbara international Film Festival. This year’s awardees  include; Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Dev Patel (Lion) ...