Kenny Miles

Straight Outta Oscars: Why the Academy Won’t, But Should Consider Compton

  Catching the Hollywood ‘powers that be’ off-guard, “Straight Outta Compton” became the not-so-surprise sleeper summer hit, grossing $60 million over the weekend. I wasn’t expecting that high of an opening weekend, but the initial projections seemed too low. Universal Studios’ hip-hop “Compton” out-performed its predicted gross and surpassed “The Man … [Read More]

Tangerine: iPhone Shot Narrative About Transgender Prostitutes Is the Future of Filmmaking

  Synopsis: A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart. (C) Magnolia   [springboard type=”video” id=”1546201″ player=”tmbg001″ width=”599″ height=”336″ ]  The synopsis of Tangerine needs more explaining before this review.  When Sin-Dee (Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) gets out of jail, she finds … [Read More]