Tag Archive | Mahershala Ali

2017 Oscar Predictions

Okay…let’s cut to the chase. As I’ve already covered on various social media outlets, as well as in scores of cities nationally via “America Weekend with Ed Kalegi and Cara Di Falco”, my picks for the 89th Annual Academy Awards, in the top eight categories. Best Picture: Duh. The winner will be La La Land. Yes, […]

Hidden Figures

It’s honestly such a thrill to me, that a movie about three independent, intelligent African-American women, is kicking ass at the box office. And actually toppling “Rogue One”, no less! Plus, it did this with a relatively low budget, while pushing some well-known white actors to the background. I love it. If only it was […]


“Moonlight” is probably THEE most acclaimed film of 2016. Not only are critics embracing it, but it’s been popular with art film audiences too. And its accolades are mostly deserved. For its quiet and tender moments, as well as some superb performances, I LOVE “Moonlight”. Of course, there’s also the all-too-familiar cliché roles, given to […]