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Kam Williams

Kam Williams
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/4 78% The Shallows (2016) A thoroughly enjoyable screamfest reminding us that it's still not safe to swim in the ocean. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 24, 2016
2/4 17% Vigilante Diaries (2016) I must confess that it held me in its thrall from start to finish purely on the strength of the over-stimulation of its incessant visual capture. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 20, 2016
4/4 92% Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words (2016) A riveting retrospective plumbing the depths of the brilliant mind of a bona fide Renaissance man underappreciated in his own time. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 20, 2016
1/4 69% Central Intelligence (2016) Too bad whoever directed the promising trailer probably didn't direct the movie. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 16, 2016
3.5/4 34% Now You See Me 2 (2016) The ever-escalating, magical feats make great fodder for an eye-popping blockbuster, even if what's served up on screen is purely a product of cartoon physics. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 9, 2016
2/4 97% The Fits (2016) A mellow meditation on a beautiful, little black girl beginning to bloom! ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 6, 2016
4/4 No Score Yet Destination Planet Negro (2013) Highly recommended, provided you're in the mood for a campy, low-budget sci-fi whose cheesy special effects are more than offset by a profusion of insightful social statements. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 1, 2016
3.5/4 48% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) This episode is the 4th directed by the series' originator, Bryan Singer, whose sophisticated touch always allows an audience to enjoy a relatively-cerebral cinematic experience. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jun 1, 2016
4/4 95% Presenting Princess Shaw (2016) Let's just hope that Princess Shaw is able to turn the corner with the help of this uplifting biopic and Kutiman's mashups of her soulful ballads. ‐ Baret News
Posted May 23, 2016
4/4 No Score Yet The Wake of Vanport (2016) This touching collection of truly heartfelt remembrances paint a poignant portrait of a short-lived, idyllic oasis. ‐ Baret News
Posted May 19, 2016
3/4 43% The Angry Birds Movie (2016) A kooky, kitchen sink comedy with lots of laughs for kids of all ages! ‐ Baret News
Posted May 18, 2016
3/4 89% Queen Mimi (2016) A heartwarming reminder that there but for fortune, may go you or I. ‐ Baret News
Posted May 16, 2016
4/4 57% Money Monster (2016) A riveting thriller featuring classic screen chemistry coming courtesy of the eternally bankable Clooney and Roberts! ‐ Baret News
Posted May 13, 2016
1/4 90% Captain America: Civil War (2016) An underwhelming exercise in sound and fury striclty for brains on pause. . ‐ Baret News
Posted May 8, 2016
2.5/4 97% Dark Horse (2016) An exhilarating tribute to an overachieving underdog that turned a barmaid's fanciful dream into a reality. ‐ Baret News
Posted May 8, 2016
1/4 76% Keanu (2016) That's irritainment! ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 30, 2016
4/4 60% Dough (2016) 'Dough'-lightful! ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 27, 2016
4/4 91% The Lady In The Van (2015) A touching tale of empathy blessed by a couple of equally-endearing performances that are nothing short of inspired. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/4 83% Hockney (2016) A fascinating examination of the mind, motivations and legacy of one of the 20th Century's most important, modern artists. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/4 3% Nina (2016) Ignore all the politically-correct, blackface haters. Singing aside, Zoe Saldana delivers a decent enough Nina Simone impersonation here to make you wonder what all the brouhaha was ever about. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 18, 2016
2/4 30% Criminal (2016) A novel enough spin on the brain switch theme to recommend, provided you're very willing to suspend disbelief and you've got a strong stomach for senseless gore. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 15, 2016
4/4 90% Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016) Third time's a charm for Ice Cube & company! ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 13, 2016
4/4 No Score Yet Before 'I Do' (2016) Kudos to Kim Conner and company for managing to make a thought-provoking, cinematic treat for African-Americans designed to simultaneously elevate, enlighten and entertain. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 11, 2016
3/4 80% Look at Us Now, Mother! (2016) A fascinating airing of dirty laundry leading to an overdue reconciliation between a browbeaten daughter and her merciless abuser. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 7, 2016
3/4 73% Miles Ahead (2016) An improvisational cinematic portrait of a jazz giant whose prodigious cultural contributions play second fiddle to a plethora of his personal failings. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 4, 2016
0/4 13% Meet the Blacks (2016) Alas, an expletive and N-word laced descent into modern minstrelsy. ‐ Baret News
Posted Apr 4, 2016
2/4 43% Pandemic (2016) A paint-by-numbers production recommended for folks who can never get their fill of post-apocalyptic zombie fare. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 30, 2016
1/4 27% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Let's face it, Christian Bale's Batman was going to be a hard act for any actor to follow. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 26, 2016
3/4 58% The Brainwashing of My Dad (2016) A thought-provoking examination of the media's effect on Boobus Americana. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 26, 2016
4/4 No Score Yet Burning Bodhi (2016) A trendy, Millennial Generation variation on The Big Chill which gives that beloved classic a real run for its money. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 17, 2016
3/4 100% White Lies (2013) A deeply moving reminder of man's inhumanity to man in less enlightened times. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 15, 2016
3/4 43% Miracles from Heaven (2016) The Lord working in mysterious ways designed to elicit an 'Amen!' from believers in the Amen Corner. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 14, 2016
4/4 27% The Perfect Match (2016) Overall, this delightful ensemble dramedy is reminiscent of a couple of other great urban classics, Love Jones (1997) and The Best Man (1999). That's good company! ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 9, 2016
4/4 46% The Young Messiah (2016) A plausible, cinematic parable presuming to fill in gaps in the Biblical narrative of the Lord's early life. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 9, 2016
2/4 43% The Final Project (2016) It's too bad that Taylor Ri'chard lifted so many ideas from The Blair Witch Project, otherwise I'd probably be lauding his efforts as a decent directorial debut. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 6, 2016
3/4 25% London Has Fallen (2016) An adrenaline-fueled thriller that follows the 'Bigger Is Better' Golden Rule for sequels. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 2, 2016
3/4 100% They Will Have to Kill Us First (2016) A cautionary expose capturing the ugly fallout of an unavoidable clash of modern and medieval civilizations. ‐ Baret News
Posted Mar 1, 2016
4/4 53% Triple 9 (2016) An alternately visceral and cerebral, high body-count crime thriller not to be missed! ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 23, 2016
4/4 80% Eddie The Eagle (2016) A sentimental tearjerker which manages to make you weep, even though you see the manipulation coming a mile away. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 22, 2016
4/4 61% Race (2016) A very inspiring, long overdue tribute to a great patriot and African-American icon. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 19, 2016
3/4 51% Risen (2016) A visually-captivating Biblical drama harking back to such faith-based classics as Ben Hur (1959) and The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965). ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 18, 2016
4/4 91% The Witch (2016) A survival saga reminiscent of the The Revenant, except with demonic forces added to the frontier endurance test. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 14, 2016
4/4 47% How To Be Single (2016) An utterly unfiltered salute to the Age of Indiscretion. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 11, 2016
3.5/4 71% Una Vida: A Fable Of Music And The Mind (2016) A poignant character study which sensitively portrays the toll exacted by Alzheimer's not only on a victim, but on her caregivers and loved ones, as well. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 8, 2016
4/4 84% Deadpool (2016) A relentlessly-hilarious cross of Kick-Ass (2013) and Watchmen (2009) that leaves your appetite whetted for a sequel. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 7, 2016
3/4 87% The Club (El Club) (2016) An eerily-unsettling examination of pedophilia from the perspective of the perpetrators. ‐ Baret News
Posted Feb 7, 2016
1/4 7% Fifty Shades of Black (2016) A descent into depravity far more shocking than funny that's morally-objectionable in part for all. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jan 31, 2016
2.5/4 61% Monster Hunt (2016) Kid-friendly fare amusing enough to entertain adults, too, provided their brains are on pause! ‐ Baret News
Posted Jan 30, 2016
4/4 92% Requiem For The American Dream (2016) America redefined as a civilization in sharp decline and on the verge of collapse because of the very greedy's systematic elimination of class mobility from the society. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jan 25, 2016
4/4 63% The Finest Hours (2016) A visually-captivating and remarkably-moving recreation of what, to this day, remains the most daring Coast Guard rescue on record. ‐ Baret News
Posted Jan 25, 2016