The essential movies that take place in “The Big Apple”.

Whether you love it or hate it, most can agree that New York City is perhaps the most iconic place in the world. It’s a melting pot of cultures that perfectly encapsulates the best and worst parts of American society. So it’s no wonder that so many movies utilize it…

Animated movie recommendations for the 18+ crowd

Animation, despite its unique ability to portray stories in visually striking ways, tends to get a bad rep as being a children’s only medium. While animation does provide the perfect outlet for family-friendly stories, it’s a disservice to lump every animated film under that umbrella.

The Academy Awards themselves have…

How I learned to appreciate where I’m from, and why you should too…

Being born and raised in New York is equal parts a blessing and a curse. We have the privilege of living in the cultural and economic capital of the world, but I think I speak for many…

Malik Bellamy

Another New Yorker telling people what they should think about things.

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