Graffiti the Big Screenen-usWed, 21 Mar 2018 04:54:35 EDTWed, 21 Mar 2018 04:54:35 EDT Netflix doc receives Oscar buzz Tony Rutherford A short documentary by West Virginia University alumna Elaine McMillion Sheldon and her husband, Kerrin, has been nominated for Best Documentary Short by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Black Panther' raises the bar on diversity in movies"Black Panther" conquered the cinematic world its first week out in a single four-day sweep. Chadwick Boseman plays King T'Challa, AKA the Black Panther, a king and superhero hailing from the fictional super tech African country of Wakanda.Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Shape' joins others as major Oscar contender thrusts the continuation of Christian Grey and Ana Steele's openly S&M romance ("Fifty Shades Freed") and comic's first African American superhero, Black Panther, receives the big screen Marvel/Disney treatmen.Wed, 31 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Last Jedi' and looking ahead to awards Tony Rutherford Mixing iconic past moments, continuing adventures with old favorites (Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, R2D2, Chewbacca, C3P0) and further exploration of personalities introduced in "The Force Awakens" (Rey, Finn, and Poe),...Wed, 27 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTRounding out the box office: Good, bad and mediocre the curtain falls on 2017, two observations appear certain: First, six out of the top 10 popular films will be superhero related (submission deadline was late November, so expert projections are included from Box Office Mojo and Boxoffice...Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT