Monthly Archives: August 2012

Film Review: Red Hook Summer

Despite its many flaws, which also includes wooden acting and stilted dialogue from Toni Lysaith, who plays Chazz, a sassy asthmatic smitten with Flik, the film does boasts some lovely dramatic moments. Peters ignites the screen with his fiery sermons and Heather Alicia Simms, who plays Chazz’s mother, soars in a tangible exchange with Enoch about how serving the lord can sometimes encroach upon the responsibilities of a Black parent, and dictate how they raise their children.

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