Sunday, May 9, 2021


Movie Review; Godzilla vs. Kong.

April 5, 2021 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) It’s a brawl. In this corner weighing several hundred tons with leathery reptile skin, Godzilla. In that corner weighing in at several hundred tons and wearing a fur coat, Kong. Wait for the bell to ring.  Wait for it… These two superstar behemoth monsters are being cast together like WWE stars for WrestleMania. Godzilla […]

5 Takeaways from the New ‘Satan Sneakers’.

April 2, 2021 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Politics, Religion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The announcement of rapper Lil Nas X’s limited edition, Satan Sneakers, has created a media firestorm, which was the most obvious goal of the campaign. After all, how much money can be made from a run of 666 sneakers, all allegedly featuring a drop of human blood? Yet there are practical takeaways from this publicity […]

Film Review; Tina.

March 25, 2021 by  
Filed under Entertainment, Music, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) She’s like an eternal flame. Can’t remember when she wasn’t around. Can’t imagine life without her. That’s the magic that some music legends can create. They get people to think about them in the past, present and future. The here, now and always. Tina Turner’s journey into the world of professional music began […]

2021 – Pan African Film Festival: A Fine Collection of Black Cinema.

March 11, 2021 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Movie fans attending the 29th PAFF could watch its choice programming on a streaming app or computers, versus making the annual pilgrimage to Los Angeles. The setting is different, but the usual array of international African diaspora films is still impressive. Check out these four festival films that are on view from February […]

Film Review; Coming 2 America.

March 9, 2021 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Nothing wrong with a little nostalgia. But if you’re looking for a comedy revelation, this isn’t it. It’s an ‘80s throwback with a comic superstar, his merrymen/women and a tinge of Wakanda fever. Grab a seat and be prepared to yawn before you laugh. If 1988 feels ancient to you, you’re young, go […]

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