2019 WAS A BLAST! Is it just me or has this year simply been batsh*t crazy!!! Unfortunately all good things must come to an end, and as we enter the new decade, the crew at RP just couldn’t help but look back at all the crazy goodness of 2019. Here’s our take on the top 10 things that made 2019 so damn Awesome!!!! 10.CRISIS … Continue reading 10 THINGS THAT MADE 2019 SO FRIGGIN UNFORGETTABLE!
Disney recently released the trailer for Soul, a Pixar original scheduled to debut in June next year. Now every Pixar release is unique in it’s on way but what really makes this movie stand out is it’s black lead Joe Gardener who just happens to be a first for the studio. In recent times entertainment media has become more diverse. As early as 2009 we … Continue reading SOUL: PIXAR’S FIRST BLACK CENTERED MOVIE
“You ever danced with the devil in the pale moon light…“, in the psychotic words of our one and only emerald maniac, our laughing joke, the crowned prince of crime. Welcome. Through the years, one could say the most iconic rivalry in the entirety of comics , is the Batman and the Joker’s. The perfect balance of the imbalanced. The Batman with his cool tech, … Continue reading THE JOKER IS A MUCH BETTER BATMAN AND HERE’S WHY!
Nick Fury, the man with the plan. Nick has seen and thrown down with some of the worst and deadliest. An ever watchful eye, most don’t realize it but he is the reason the avengers can do what they do and is also a very big reason earth is still safe. So with all that in mind, you’ll have to wonder….what if Fury was actually … Continue reading WHAT IF NICK FURY WAS EVIL?
After years of watching these characters kick ass it was quite painful for many to see them go out. It is always difficult to see a fan favorite meet his/ her demise but these 5 really yanked out our heart strings. This is our take on the 5 most heart wrenching deaths in the MCU. BLACKWIDOW When two people are willing to kick the crap … Continue reading 5 MOST HEART WRENCHING DEATHS IN THE MCU
Black heroes tend to be tokenistic team members, or controversially race-swapped versions of originally white characters. Outside adaptations though, they have fared better, with black stars creating their own heroes to play. Here are 10 notable black on-screen superheroes. The Meteor Man (1993) Best known for his movie industry satire Hollywood Shuffle, Robert Townsend wrote, directed and starred in this comedy adventure about an inner-city … Continue reading 4 BLACK SUPERHERO MOVIES THAT PREDATED BLACKPANTHER.
Netflix’s interest in Africa has been apparent for a while now, ever since the Streaming service began acquiring African content in 2015 many speculated it would make a play for the audience here. They were not wrong! The service has been working to diversify it’s content for sometime, basically putting it’s hands into a bit of everything and doing it’s best to acquire an audience … Continue reading NETFLIX’S QUEST FOR WORLD DOMINATION SETS AFRICA IN IT’S SIGHT!
Folk tales have always existed to give shape and meaning to the formless randomness of ordinary life, and to account for why certain occurrences — the death of a parent, the rejection of a lover, the rivalry between brothers — can have an impact on our psyches disproportionate to their un-mythic scale. This is a function of storytelling brought to gloriously vivid, lyrical life by … Continue reading THE BURIAL OF KOJO: GHANA’S BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE IN WORLD CINEMA!
After the overwhelming success of Endgame, it seemed as if Marvel was gearing up for its next phase, with new characters on the horizon and fresh stories being prepped for the Disney streaming service. However in June 2019, Marvel’s head honcho Kevin Feige made the surprising announcement that Endgame would be re-released in theaters. While not technically an extended cut, it’s being given, as Feige … Continue reading THE REAL REASON DISNEY RE-RELEASED AVENGERS: ENDGAME.