Tag Archive | Oprah Winfrey

Film Review & Trailer: Toni Morrison – The Pieces I Am

Film Review & Trailer: Toni Morrison – The Pieces I Am

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders – Featuring: Toni Morrison, Oprah Winfrey, Russell Banks, Angela Davis, Barack Obama Novelist Toni Morrison was the first Black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, and is widely considered one of the most important writers of the past several decades. Even if you’re not overly […]

Film Review: Selma

Film Review: Selma

Frances Winston feels this film is a compelling watch, in spite of the realistic portrayals of racism against the black community  Directed by: Ava DuVernay Starring: David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Andre Holland, Tessa Thompson, , Giovanni Ribisi, Lorraine Toussaint, Stephan James, Wendell Pierce, Common, Alessandro Nivola, Keith Stanfield, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Dylan Baker, […]

Watch: Oprah/Michael Sam Interview – Homophobia Shown By Brothers

Watch: Oprah/Michael Sam Interview – Homophobia Shown By Brothers

In an interview due to air today in the US, Michael Sam speaks to Oprah Winfrey about his life, and in this snippet, about his family’s attitude to him as a gay man, and the homophobia he endured at the hands of his own brothers.

Review: The Butler

Review: The Butler

Frances Winston feels this movie deals with historical issues sensitively, as it documents the race struggle, and more Directed by: Lee Daniels – Starring: Forest Whitaker,  Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo  Mariah Carey, Vanessa Redgrave, Minka Kelly, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda As you can see, this film boasts an all-star cast. Blink and you’ll […]