I didn’t know Tamarris L. Bohannon, but I’m still pissed off. The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department veteran of three and a half years, Bohannon most likely woke up on Saturday morning thinking it was just going to be another tough shift. For the past few months, every shift must have been tough. St. Louis … More A few words for Officer Tamarris L. Bohannon
Some actors like to show up on set and make some magic and a little bit of money. They don’t stretch outside the realm of their original ability, and make out okay. Some actors want to go deeper. Russell Crowe constantly goes deeper. Whether it’s the leader of an army, head of the CIA spy … More The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #75: Russell Crowe goes for broke in ‘Unhinged’
Sometimes, you just need to watch a movie that doesn’t make sense and has a couple cringeworthy moments, yet makes you relax and laugh at the same time. Now, Netflix may be getting too good at this, because there was a film last year called “Bright” with Will Smith that was so bad, it was … More The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment #74: Netflix’s ‘Project Power’ is a fun pandemic diversion
Sports can create a ruthless dichotomy with its fan base. Baseball is where this particular unhealthy trait can fester the most. Major League Baseball players make mistakes on the field, and there’s a portion of the fans who want it completely forgiven and not pointed out. It’s like in a separate world, they must think … More South City Confessions: It’s perfectly fine to criticize professional baseball players without crucifying them
Shia LaBeouf’s are wasted in his latest film, and I let you know about it … More The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #73: David Ayer’s ‘The Tax Collector’ is a painful misfire
I never was a big fan of going out. Why use all that effort, I thought? Pay for overpriced drinks, dance until you stink, and then eat B-grade food to avoid a hangover. The superficial idea of it all always alluded me, so I would do my partying at home or some friend’s house. That … More South City Confessions: Find your own good time in a Covid-stricken world
There are particular genres of the movie and television show industry that certain people don’t care for. No matter who stars in and who directs it, this audience is just put off. For Frank O. Pinion, it’s superhero movies and any film with subtitles. Take it or leave it, it’s what he prefers and doesn’t … More The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #72: Are ‘The Boys’ worth your time?
I am sucker for true crime. Giving me a three part miniseries about the FBI going up against the New York mafia in the 1970’s and 1980’s is like a juicy ribeye steak pulled off the grill just at the right moment. There’s something timeless about real mobsters dominating the streets and staying ahead of … More The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #71: Netflix’s ‘Fear City’ is compelling true crime