Irene Cara

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Whitney Is Really Good In Sparkle

    Whitney Houston is the best thing in Sparkle, the remake of the 1976 girl-group melodrama which was sort of the original Dreamgirls. As her daughters aim for pop stardom in late '60s Detroit, Whitney's mama character cracks a whip and demands respect, education, and most of all, faith. She's an e ... More >>

  • Film

    August 15, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    A Comeback For Whitney Houston?

    ​ The wonderful thing about showbiz is that it allows for extra chapters upon chapters for those who've got what it takes, the public always managing to rally around a tarnished celeb bravely trying to rise from the ashes one more time. Whitney Houston is aiming for just that kind of re-ascen ... More >>

  • News

    October 31, 2000

    The King of Coonology

    Spike Lee Mounts His Revenge on Black Hollywood

  • Music

    June 8, 1999
  • Music

    November 10, 1998

    Keeping Scores

    Good old-fashioned movie music is as healthy as it ever was