‘Black Panther’ enriches the Marvel cinematic universe with culture and commentary

Chadwick Boseman is T'Challa in 'Black Panther'
Chadwick Boseman is T’Challa in ‘Black Panther’

The superhero genre is one that can easily run out of steam. And there have been many who claim it’s already jumped the shark or is well on its way to audience fatigue.

Then along comes Black Panther, which shows the genre still has some life left in it.

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Serve yourself a heaping helping of ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’

Forest Whitaker is brilliant in 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'
Forest Whitaker is brilliant in ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’

Combining a compelling story with an ethereal resemblance to the historical presentation in Forrest Gump, Academy Award nominee Lee Daniels has come up with a superior film that has his name in front of it on the marquee.  Lee Daniels’ The Butler wasn’t given that title due to his tremendous achievement, or from any egotistical notions.  The name change from “The Butler” was mandated by rules involving movie titles.

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