Sep 19, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022 - Yasuke (Netflix): The noble way of the Samurai is something that you, as a Leo, can admire. Both are honorable and present themselves flawlessly. Taking place in an alternate version of 16th-century feudal Japan, we have our protagonist Yasuke. Yasuke is of African descent and in the service of Lord Oda Nobunaga. After Nobunaga’s power ceases, Yasuke puts down his sword to become a boatman. Years pass, and Yami no Daimy? is a demonic warlord who is after a girl with magic powers. Yasuke ultimately does what is right and picks up his sword to defend the land.
Bonus Pick: Starring Angela Bassett, What’s Love Got To Do With It, a biopic about superstar Tina Turner, tells the tale of the superstar’s comeback after dealing with domestic abuse. Tina had been under the iron fist of her ex-husband Ike who had control and rights over her music. When she finally was able to escape from him, she left with nothing but her clothes. The singer created a new career that would surpass anything she did while being with Ike.