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Todd A. Smith is the CEO/President of Regal Media Group, LLC. Follow Smith on Twitter: @regaltodd, on Instagram: @regaltodd and on Facebook: Facebook.com/regaltodd
Below is a list of articles with the most recent ones listed first.
Film Review: 'Bleed For This' Makes Feeling Uninspired Impossible by Todd A. Smith
'Bleed For This' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 18 November, 2016
Movie Review: 'Almost Christmas' New Holiday Classic by Todd A. Smith
'Almost Christmas' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 11 November, 2016
Film Review: 'Arrival' Strangely Good Movie by Todd A. Smith
'Arrival' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 11 November, 2016
Film Review: Hard Not to Love 'Loving' by Todd A. Smith
'Loving' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 04 November, 2016
Movie Review: 'Doctor Strange' Complete Package by Todd A. Smith
'Doctor Strange' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 04 November, 2016
Film Review: 'Moonlight' Puts Spotlight on Bullying, Inner City Life by Todd A. Smith
'Moonlight' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 04 November, 2016
Film Review: 'Hacksaw Ridge' Gruesome But Great by Todd A. Smith
'Hacksaw Ridge' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 04 November, 2016
Justice Clarence Thomas Deserves Inclusion in African American Museum by Todd A. Smith
If Thomas excluded for political ideals, many Black heroes deserve exclusion too
Published: Friday 28 October, 2016
Film Review: 'Inferno' Begins Ablaze, But Later Smolders by Todd A. Smith
'Inferno' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 28 October, 2016
Those Who Threaten Beaumont Bulls, Kids Lowest of Low by Todd A. Smith
Beaumont Bulls little league football team has received threats because of National Anthem protest
Published: Friday 21 October, 2016
Movie Review: 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' Another Adrenaline Rush by Todd A. Smith
'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 21 October, 2016
Movie Review: 'What Now?' Hart's Best Concert Film to Date by Todd A. Smith
'What Now?' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 14 October, 2016
Film Review: 'The Accountant' Adds up to Greatness by Todd A. Smith
'The Accountant' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 14 October, 2016
Film Review: 'The Birth of Nation' Similar to Current Nation in Some Ways by Todd A. Smith
'The Birth of a Nation' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 07 October, 2016
Blackface Incident at Prairie View Teachable Moment by Todd A. Smith
Student who made mistake of wearing blackface should be educated not chastised
Published: Friday 07 October, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Girl on the Train' Shows Both Genders 'Cray Cray' by Todd A. Smith
'The Girl on the Train' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 07 October, 2016
Film Review: 'Deepwater Horizon' Goes to Deep End of Greed by Todd A. Smith
'Deepwater Horizon' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 30 September, 2016
Movie Review: 'Masterminds' Hillbilly Version of 'Harlem Nights' by Todd A. Smith
'Masterminds' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 30 September, 2016
Movie Review: 'Operation Avalanche' Conspiracy Theorists' Dream by Todd A. Smith
'Operation Avalanche' receives rating of 2.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 30 September, 2016
Stereotyping of Black Men Killed Terence Crutcher by Todd A. Smith
Unfortunately, to some Terence Crutcher looked like 'a big, bad dude'
Published: Friday 23 September, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Magnificent Seven' Has Perfect Title by Todd A. Smith
'The Magnificent Seven' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 23 September, 2016
Movie Review: 'Goat' Tackles Touchy Subject of Frat Hazing by Todd A. Smith
'Goat' receives rating of 2.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 23 September, 2016
Black Folks, Stop Misusing Black Stereotypes Like Coon by Todd A. Smith
Black stereotypes like coon do not mean what some think they mean
Published: Friday 16 September, 2016
Film Review: 'Snowden' Very Intellectually Intense by Todd A. Smith
'Snowden' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 16 September, 2016
Movie Review: 'Blair Witch' Can Make Grown Man Cry by Todd A. Smith
'Blair Witch' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 16 September, 2016
Movie Review: Tom Hanks Phenomenal in 'Sully' by Todd A. Smith
'Sully' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 09 September, 2016
Morris Chestnut Chats with Regal While Promoting 'When the Bough Breaks' by Todd A. Smith
Morris Chestnut stars alongside Regina Hall in 'When the Bough Breaks'
Published: Friday 02 September, 2016
Colin Kaepernick Protest as American as Apple Pie by Todd A. Smith
Those who condemn Colin Kaepernick must also be condemning First Amendment
Published: Friday 02 September, 2016
Film Review: 'Southside with You' Charming Look Into Obama Romance by Todd A. Smith
'Southside with You' receives rating of 2.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 26 August, 2016
Movie Review: 'Hands of Stone' Gives Mas to Duran Story by Todd A. Smith
'Hands of Stone' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 26 August, 2016
Movie Review: 'Don't Breathe' Combines Realism with Fear by Todd A. Smith
'Don't Breathe' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 26 August, 2016
Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers Capture Essence of Obama Romance by Todd A. Smith
Sumpter, Sawyers portray Michelle, Barack Obama in 'Southside with You'
Published: Friday 19 August, 2016
Movie Review: 'Ben-Hur' Return to Usual Summer Blockbuster by Todd A. Smith
'Ben-Hur' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 19 August, 2016
Movie Review: 'War Dogs' Perfect Platform to Showcase Hill's Talents by Todd A. Smith
'War Dogs' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 19 August, 2016
Film Review: 'Don't Think Twice' Shows Key's Range in Universal Tale by Todd A. Smith
'Don't Think Twice' receives rating of 2.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 19 August, 2016
Movie Review: 'Equity' Makes One Think in Today's Business Climate by Todd A. Smith
'Equity' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Monday 15 August, 2016
Community Should Celebrate Fact Michael Jordan Now 'Woke' by Todd A. Smith
Jordan should not face criticism for taking long time to become publicly 'woke' on Black issues
Published: Friday 12 August, 2016
Movie Review: Attack on Religion Not Only Sin for 'Sausage Party' by Todd A. Smith
'Sausage Party' receives rating of 1.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 12 August, 2016
Miss Teen USA Deserves Room for Growth Like Everyone Else by Todd A. Smith
Miss Teen USA made youthful mistake that should not cost her crown
Published: Friday 05 August, 2016
Movie Review: At Least One Positive Review for 'Suicide Squad' by Todd A. Smith
'Suicide Squad' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 05 August, 2016
Gender Equality Has to Include Equal Punishment for Crimes by Todd A. Smith
Gender equality discussion must include discussion on women getting slapped on wrist for statutory rape
Published: Friday 29 July, 2016
Black-on-Black Crime Does Not Exist by Todd A. Smith
Black-on-Black crime relatively equal to White-on-White crime, Hispanic-on-Hispanic crime
Published: Thursday 21 July, 2016
Gun Control Debate Needs to Focus on Faith Too by Todd A. Smith
Gun control debate necessary, but return to faith necessary also
Published: Thursday 21 July, 2016
Movie Review: All Lady 'Ghostbusters' Good for Some Laughs by Todd A. Smith
'Ghostbusters' receives rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 15 July, 2016
Until We See Each Other as Brothers, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile Just Beginning by Todd A. Smith
Deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile will be in vain if we do not see each other as brothers, sisters despite racial differences
Published: Friday 08 July, 2016
Movie Review: Don't Save Date for 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' by Todd A. Smith
'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' receives rating of 1.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 08 July, 2016
If Ali Was G.O.A.T., Who Were Next Best Heavyweight Boxing Champs? by Todd A. Smith
Regal Mag ranks top 10 heavyweight boxing champions of all time
Published: Friday 01 July, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Purge: Election Year' Restoration for Mykelti Williamson by Todd A. Smith
'The Purge: Election Year' receives rating of 2.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 01 July, 2016
New Edition to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017 by Todd A. Smith
New Edition will also release BET miniseries, album next year
Published: Tuesday 28 June, 2016
LeBron Now Joins Mt. Rushmore of Five Best NBA Players of All Time by Todd A. Smith
Regal Mag ranks best NBA players ever
Published: Friday 24 June, 2016
Movie Review: Blake Lively Delivers Deep Performance in 'The Shallows' by Todd A. Smith
'The Shallows' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 24 June, 2016
Do Not Forget Missing Nigerian Girls by Todd A. Smith
Kidnapped Nigerian girls deserve more mainstream media attention
Published: Friday 17 June, 2016
Movie Review: 'Central Intelligence' Intelligent Move for Kevin Hart by Todd A. Smith
'Central Intelligence' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 17 June, 2016
Muhammad Ali Was Greatest Even to Friends of Adversaries by Todd A. Smith
Death of Muhammad Ali shows how much his courage touched world
Published: Friday 10 June, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Conjuring 2' Guide to Raising Demon-Possessed Kids by Todd A. Smith
'The Conjuring 2' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 10 June, 2016
Only Problem with 'Roots' TV Show is More Stories Need Telling by Todd A. Smith
Remaking 'Roots' TV show great, but can more stories receive Hollywood treatment?
Published: Friday 03 June, 2016
10 TV Programs That Deserve Your Attention This Summer, Fall by Todd A. Smith
Many 2016 TV programs will feature plethora of Black talent
Published: Friday 27 May, 2016
Justice Clarence Thomas Continues to Baffle with Decisions on Race by Todd A. Smith
Clarence Thomas only dissent in case that intentionally excluded Blacks as jurors
Published: Friday 27 May, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Nice Guys' Should Be Renamed The Outrageously Funny Guys by Todd A. Smith
'The Nice Guys' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 20 May, 2016
Movie Review: 'Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising' Shows Frats, Sorors Can Be Equally Profane, Hilarious by Todd A. Smith
'Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 20 May, 2016
Movie Review: 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Victim of Formula, Past Success by Todd A. Smith
'X-Men: Apocalypse' receives rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 13 May, 2016
Movie Review: 'Money Monster' Will Have One Question Who Real Monsters Are by Todd A. Smith
'Money Monster' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 13 May, 2016
Despite Racist Names, Some Truth in Willie D Song 'Coon' by Todd A. Smith
Racist names unnecessary, but song 'Coon' by Geto Boy member speaks much truth
Published: Friday 06 May, 2016
Movie Review: 'Captain America: Civil War' Excellent Dream Team Performance by Todd A. Smith
'Captain America: Civil War' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 06 May, 2016
DVD Review: 'Dirty Grandpa' Filthy Funny, But Formulaic by Todd A. Smith
'Dirty Grandpa' receives rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 06 May, 2016
With Respect to WWII, Civil Rights Movement Greatest Generation by Todd A. Smith
Young leaders of Civil Rights Movement should be considered greatest generation
Published: Friday 29 April, 2016
Play Review: 'The Christians' Effectively Tackles Subject Many Afraid to Touch by Todd A. Smith
'The Christians' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 29 April, 2016
Regal Celebrates Best Song From Prince's 39 Studio Albums by Todd A. Smith
Superstar musician Prince died April 21 at age of 57
Published: Friday 22 April, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Adderall Diaries' Fails to Reach Potential by Todd A. Smith
'The Adderall Diaries' receives a rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 22 April, 2016
Despite Naysayers Like Gene Simmons, N.W.A Deserves Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by Todd A. Smith
N.W.A inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 28 years after ‘Straight Outta Compton’
Published: Friday 15 April, 2016
Movie Review: Third Time's Charm for 'Barbershop: The Next Cut' by Todd A. Smith
'Barbershop: The Next Cut' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 15 April, 2016
Kris Jenkins' One Shining Moment Microcosm for Life by Todd A. Smith
Kris Jenkins of Villanova proves one shining moment in life can occur by maintaining positive attitude
Published: Friday 08 April, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Boss' Solidifies McCarthy's Position as Boss Lady of Comedy by Todd A. Smith
'The Boss' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 08 April, 2016
2016 Final Four Coaches Roundtable by Todd A. Smith
Regal chats with 2016 Final Four coaches Roy Williams, Lon Kruger, Jim Boeheim and Jay Wright
Published: Friday 01 April, 2016
GOP Establishment to Blame for Donald Trump Fiasco by Todd A. Smith
Angry Republican rhetoric throughout Obama’s presidency has resulted in Trump’s success
Published: Friday 01 April, 2016
Film Review: 'Eye in the Sky' Brilliantly Captures War on Terrorism by Todd A. Smith
'Eye in the Sky' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 01 April, 2016
Kentucky Should Rename Rupp Arena by Todd A. Smith
Rupp Arena honors legendary coach with less than legendary record on racial equality
Published: Friday 25 March, 2016
Film Review: 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' Ingenuity at its Best by Todd A. Smith
'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 25 March, 2016
DVD Review: 'Room' Contains Mansion Size Talent, Great Performances by Todd A. Smith
'Room' receives rating of four out of four crowns
Published: Friday 18 March, 2016
Hard to Say Racism Nonexistent After Kam Chancellor 911 Call by Todd A. Smith
Kam Chancellor 911 call shows prejudice some people secretely harbor
Published: Friday 11 March, 2016
Movie Review: 'The Perfect Match' Good, Dramatic Version of 'Boomerang' by Todd A. Smith
'The Perfect Match' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 11 March, 2016
Thanks to Classism, Prejudice Exists at HBCUs Too by Todd A. Smith
Black students just as likely to experience prejudice at Historically Black Colleges, Universities as at predominately White institutions
Published: Friday 04 March, 2016
Movie Review: 'London Has Fallen' One Huge Adrenaline Rush by Todd A. Smith
'London Has Fallen' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 04 March, 2016
Movie Review: Tina Fey Breaks Out of Box in 'Whiskey Tango Foxtrot' by Todd A. Smith
'Whiskey Tango Foxtrot' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 04 March, 2016
Gospel Producer Asaph Ward Speaks on Kirk Franklin, Kanye and Church by Todd A. Smith
Asaph Ward participated in 2016 Gospel Heritage International Worship Summit Feb. 18-20
Published: Friday 26 February, 2016
Movie Review: 'Triple 9' Adds New Dynamic to Crooked Cop Tale by Todd A. Smith
'Triple 9' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 26 February, 2016
Film Review: Jesse Owens Biopic 'Race' Wins Two Races by Todd A. Smith
'Race' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 19 February, 2016
Film Review: 'Risen' Will Be Transformative for Nonbelievers by Todd A. Smith
'Risen' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 19 February, 2016
Beyonce' Boycott OK; Comparing KKK, Black Panthers Not So Much by Todd A. Smith
Misinformation leads to a lot of racial strife in America
Published: Friday 12 February, 2016
Movie Review: 'Deadpool' Funniest Marvel Movie to Date by Todd A. Smith
'Deadpool' receives rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 12 February, 2016
Movie Review: Not Much Good to Say About 'Zoolander 2' by Todd A. Smith
'Zoolander 2' receives rating of one out of four crowns
Published: Friday 12 February, 2016
Play Review: Alley Theatre's 'All the Way' Gives LBJ Much Deserved Spotlight by Todd A. Smith
'All the Way' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 05 February, 2016
Film Review: 'Hail, Caesar!'s' Ehrenreich Only Star Performance from All-Star Cast by Todd A. Smith
'Hail, Caesar!' receives rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 05 February, 2016
Uniqueness of Cam Newton Will Have Him Go Down in NFL History by Todd A. Smith
Cam Newton, like all trendsetters, will face early unwarranted scrutiny
Published: Friday 29 January, 2016
Film Review: 'The Finest Hours' Fine Tale of Survival by Todd A. Smith
'The Finest Hours' receives a rating of three out of four crowns
Published: Friday 29 January, 2016
Honoring MLK's Legacy By Rebuilding Community by Todd A. Smith
Volunteers refurbish Blue Triangle Community Center ahead of 2016 Final Four
Published: Friday 22 January, 2016
Artist Dubelyoo Takes Urban Illustration, Hip-Hop Art to Mainstream by Todd A. Smith
Artists like Dubelyoo team up with hip-hop star Twista for Art, Beats and Lyrics tour
Published: Friday 15 January, 2016
Movie Review: 'Ride Along 2' Too Similar to Other Films by Todd A. Smith
'Ride Along 2' receives rating of two out of four crowns
Published: Friday 15 January, 2016
Applaud President Barack Obama for Doing Something About Gun Control by Todd A. Smith
If gun control executive orders stop one murder, it is worth it
Published: Friday 08 January, 2016
Film Review: 'The Revenant' Realest Performance of Leonardo DiCaprio's Career by Todd A. Smith
'The Revenant' receives rating of 3.5 out of 4 crowns
Published: Friday 08 January, 2016
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