Tag: Candyman

  • Nia DaCosta’s “Candyman”: Film Review

    Nia DaCosta’s “Candyman”: Film Review

    In 1992, the words “Candyman” were first heard uttered on the silver screen. The fictional folklore legend was a unique horror villain for the time, given he was basically an analogy for gentrification and the erasing of black history. The social commentary in 1992’s Candyman was as relevant and shocking as Night of The Living […]