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Film Review: “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am“ Offers Solid, If Staid, Tribute to Its Subject

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, 2019) 2½ out of 4 stars. The palpable passion of poet Sonia Sanchez and media guru Oprah Winfrey notwithstanding, director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ documentary homage to the great writer Toni Morrison is a … Continue reading

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Film Review: In Messy “A Wrinkle in Time,” Storm Reid Rescues All

A Wrinkle in Time (Ava DuVernay, 2018) 2½ out of 4 stars. I really wanted to like this movie, even though I was disappointed in the source text – Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 book of the same title – when I recently … Continue reading

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