Tag: Movie Reviews

DOES IT HOLD UP #3: BAD BOYS II

DOES IT HOLD UP #3: BAD BOYS II

WE RIDE TOGETHER, WE DIE TOGETHER (02 August 2018): Our nascent movie podcast - Does It Hold Up? - returns for round three with a 2003 banger: Bad Boys II.  Starring Martin Lawrence and Will Smith, this sequel to the 1995 original brings the buddy-cop formula back to Miami for a second go-round.  Does the banter and … Continue reading DOES IT HOLD UP #3: BAD BOYS II

Does It Hold Up #2: Cool Runnings

Does It Hold Up #2: Cool Runnings

DOES IT HOLD UP #2 (07March2018) - With the Winter Olympics in the rearview mirror, B&Y wanted to strike while the iron was cold.  It's the return of our retro movie podcast, Does It Hold Up?, where we review movies of our childhood and adolescence to find the answer to the simple question, does it … Continue reading Does It Hold Up #2: Cool Runnings

B&Y Podcast – Episode #23 – Does It Hold Up? #1

B&Y Podcast – Episode #23 – Does It Hold Up? #1

EPISODE #23 - Does it Hold Up? #1 (31Jan2017) - For the very first time, Black and Yellow present that retro movie review podcast, Does It Hold Up?  We'll be finding old, long-forgotten, "relegated to the VHS pile" movies from our childhood and adolescence and asking a simple question: do they hold up?  And in … Continue reading B&Y Podcast – Episode #23 – Does It Hold Up? #1

Feeling Better: The Big Sick Review

Feeling Better: The Big Sick Review

(By A. Spruiell/Black) TRAILER I'd wager that most every love story you've ever read, seen, listened to or enjoyed is one of sacrifice. We call it compromise, but to love another human requires giving of yourself to them - whether that's your time, your affection, your money, or your support. This probably lends itself to … Continue reading Feeling Better: The Big Sick Review

“Maybe We Should Send Seth Rogen a Fruit Basket?”: How THE INTERVIEW Led to Marvel’s Epic HOMECOMING

“Maybe We Should Send Seth Rogen a Fruit Basket?”: How THE INTERVIEW Led to Marvel’s Epic HOMECOMING

Byline: A. Spruiell/Black There are so many things to love about Spider-Man: Homecoming, it’s hard to narrow them down right away. This is the sixteenth entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the first solo movie to feature Marvel’s most famous character - the teenaged, wall-crawling, web head - Spider-Man (RESPECT THE HYPHEN.) You could … Continue reading “Maybe We Should Send Seth Rogen a Fruit Basket?”: How THE INTERVIEW Led to Marvel’s Epic HOMECOMING

Nitpicking: A Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Nitpicking: A Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Byline: J. Huang/Yellow Let’s start with the obvious: I did enjoy the highly anticipated sequel to 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 1 directed by James Gunn....even if this review may not reflect that. There really is no term more accurate to describe this review than ‘nitpicking’. I hate to be “that guy” who looks … Continue reading Nitpicking: A Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review