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Kam's Kapsules: Movies Opening 4-17-15

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

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Derrick Sawyer: Thinking big

From custodial worker to Philadelphia's fire commissioner.

From custodial worker to Philadelphia's fire commissioner.

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Erica Campbell's 'I Luh God' stirs 'trap' music controversy

With a beat one might expect to find from maybe Three 6 Mafia, gospel single stirs debate.

With a beat one might expect to find from maybe Three 6 Mafia, gospel single stirs debate.

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Memphis Black Expo 2015 - Be Inspired!

Photo montage of the multi-day event shows Memphians experiencing the theme: "Be Inspired."

Photo montage of the multi-day event shows Memphians experiencing the theme: "Be Inspired."

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Grizzlies trying to get healthy for series vs. Trail Blazers

With Memphis fans pumped for the postseason, the Grizzlies are nursing aches and pains in preparation for a winning effort on Sunday.

With Memphis fans pumped for the postseason, the Grizzlies are nursing aches and pains in preparation for a winning effort on Sunday.

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Fight for $15 protests expand for low-wage workers

Rally on the campus of the University of Memphis one of many around the nation this week.

Rally on the campus of the University of Memphis one of many around the nation this week.

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Whitehaven hosts $30 million-plus scholarship party

National Academic Signing Day was the backdrop for a salute to the high school's scholars.

National Academic Signing Day was the backdrop for a salute to the high school's scholars.

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Southbrook Mall team: City playing hide & seek with $3.6 milliion funding promise

Developers plan Monday press conference to air their grievances.

Developers plan Monday press conference to air their grievances.

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What leads African-American youth into a downward spiral of crime and violence?

Fatal shootings of 2 young girls prompts a fresh consideration

Fatal shootings of 2 young girls prompts a fresh consideration

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Grizzlies head into post season with a bang after defeating Pacers

With the fifth seed in hand, Memphis begins Western Conference playoffs against Portland on Sunday.

With the fifth seed in hand, Memphis begins Western Conference playoffs against Portland on Sunday.

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Percy Sledge – ‘a gracious human being’ – dies at 74!

“‘When a Man Loves a Woman’ was for many the definitive soul ballad, a testament of blinding, all-consuming love haunted by fear and graced by overwhelming emotion.”

“‘When a Man Loves a Woman’ was for many the definitive soul ballad, a testament of blinding, all-consuming love haunted by fear and graced by overwhelming emotion.”

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Media’s mega users: finding TV and radio’s biggest fans on their home turf

Nielsen report: Heavy radio listeners and heavy TV viewers are, for the most part, mutually exclusive.

Nielsen report: Heavy radio listeners and heavy TV viewers are, for the most part, mutually exclusive.

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Teacher of the Week “Celebration of Teachers” Sunday is approaching and the countdown spotlight is on Sharone Powell.

Reading teacher Sharone Powell is in the countdown spotlight for “Celebration of Teachers” Sunday on May 3.

Reading teacher Sharone Powell is in the countdown spotlight for “Celebration of Teachers” Sunday on May 3.

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Atlanta schools cheating case judge keeps word on sentences

Mercy for educators who accepted responsibility; harsher terms for those who refused to admit guilt and agree to other conditions set by prosecutors.

Mercy for educators who accepted responsibility; harsher terms for those who refused to admit guilt and agree to other conditions set by prosecutors.

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Map the Meal Gap 2015

District 9, which encompasses Shelby County, was ranked No. 5 among the nation’s congressional districts with the highest rates of food insecurity.

District 9, which encompasses Shelby County, was ranked No. 5 among the nation’s congressional districts with the highest rates of food insecurity.

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Memphis police search for shooters of two girls in Memphis

Investigators don’t know if the shootings are related or isolated incidents; public asked for help.

Investigators don’t know if the shootings are related or isolated incidents; public asked for help.

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Anti-gay protest backfires at Howard University

Students and staff take stand against Westboro Baptist Church and its “hate speech.”

Students and staff take stand against Westboro Baptist Church and its “hate speech.”

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AG says Bible can’t be official Tennessee book

“It's a dumb bill and it needs to die.” – Sen. Mark Norris (R-Collierville)

“It's a dumb bill and it needs to die.” – Sen. Mark Norris (R-Collierville)

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Strong Grizz finish not enough to overcome Warriors blazing start

Memphis comes up four points short after trailing by 32 in the third quarter.

Memphis comes up four points short after trailing by 32 in the third quarter.

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April 4th Commemoration!

The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were acknowledged in ways big and small during observances in Greater Memphis on April 4, the anniversary of the civil rights icon’s assassination at

The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were acknowledged in ways big and small during observances in Greater Memphis on April 4, the anniversary of the civil rights icon’s assassination at the Lorraine Motel in 1968.

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