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Review: Candyman turns singular slasher into a timeless avatar for Black trauma

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II stars as Anthony McCoy, a visual artist who moves into the gentrified Cabrini-Green neighborhood in Chicago. Anthony’s live-in girlfriend Brianna is a gallery owner who questions why he’s so fascinated by an urban legend. YouTube/Universal Pictures Anthony…

Black Widow review: ScarJo’s sendoff is MCU’s best standalone film yet

Natasha (Scarlett Johansson) and Yelena (Florence Pugh) meet after a long separation in this week’s Black Widow. A sisterly moment between Yelena (Florence Pugh) and Natasha (Scarlett Johansson). Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) is going back to where it all started.…