Mississippi lawmakers voted Sunday to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag, more than a century after the design was adopted a generation after the South lost the Civil War. Officials held a ceremony Wednesday to retire the former state flag and send it to a history museum,Continue Reading

The Coen Brothers’ remake of the 1969 Henry Hathaway picture, True Grit, starring Jeff Bridges, is both entertaining and shockingly superior to the original with John Wayne. With a darker and more humorous approach, Bridges now takes the Wayne role of Reuben “Rooster” Cogburn, an obnoxious alcoholic U.S. Marshal, hiredContinue Reading

The headlines read “Calls to remove controversial Abraham Lincoln statue in Boston” as the Black Lives Matters protests sparked support to take down a statue of Abraham Lincoln in Boston’s Park Square, between the Park Plaza and the Transportation Building. President Lincoln, the Great Empancipator, stands over a half-clothed freedContinue Reading

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The Oscar Award winning Gladiator, a massive hit for Ridley Scott in 2000, spawned immediate talks of a sequel, but serious production plans moved forward last year as writer Peter Craig was reportedly attached to the project to write a script. Now, producer Douglas Wick’s spoke with Comic Book with excitingContinue Reading