Like a perfect mix of a millennial renaissance woman & young Oprah: Amen is a Los Angeles-based journalist, host, and inspirational speaker. Her featured appearances include NPR's KCRW, Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper, PilatesStyle Magazine, and most recently, Bustle. In addition to writing for Bustle, Amen is the creator of TheRefreshMovement.com and website Amen2dat.com Spring 2018. She also mentors young girls aspiring to live a better life with the non-profit Saving Our Daughters.

These 15 Haunted House Movies May Scare You Out Of Your Own Home

Ever watched a scary movie at home and then automatically jumped at every tiny noise you heard afterwards? Yeah, scary movies can definitely have you paranoid about your space — especially if that movie is about a haunted house. If you're easily…
By Amen Oyiboke

12 DCOMS To Rewatch This Halloween For Maximum Spooky Nostalgia

It's pretty fair to say that if you're a millennial, at some point of your adolescence you were a stan for everything Disney. And if you're a mid-to-late '80s or early '90s baby, chances are that the Disney Channel was your go to place for really…
By Amen Oyiboke

16 Movies Written Or Directed By Women That Are Coming Out This Month

Every month is a great opportunity to celebrate women and the strides they're making in the entertainment business. Though it's well known that female filmmakers and screenwriters are vastly underrepresented in the industry, that's exactly why it's…
By Amen Oyiboke

11 Black Animated Movies & Shows That'll Bring You Right Back To Childhood

For many of us, the best childhood entertainment consisted of Saturday morning cartoons. Animated TV shows opened up a world of imagination, and so many of us spent hours indulging in our favorite cartoon shows or movies. Yet while there were a good…
By Amen Oyiboke

If You Loved 'The Nun', Stream These 19 Terrifying Movies Next

If you haven't heard already, Warner Bros.' The Nun set box office records on its opening weekend for The Conjuring franchise. Fans of the horror genre have always gravitated towards sequels and prequels, andThe Nun is both a prequel and the fourth…
By Amen Oyiboke

19 Nostalgic Scary Movies To Stream Right Now — If You're Brave Enough

We're not too far away from the spookiest day of the year: Halloween. The season is upon us, full of goblins, lanterns, ghosts, and candy corn, and retailers are already showing off the Halloween bug by filling store aisles with Halloween candies…
By Amen Oyiboke

13 '90s Movies Streaming Now That'll Get You So Ready For The Fall Season

Fall, aka pumpkin spice latte season, is about to be upon us, and you know what that means? No, not just comfy sweaters and cute hats — it means that it's time to start planning get togethers with your friends where you all hang out, watch movies,…
By Amen Oyiboke

13 Must-See Movies Out This September Written Or Directed By Women

As great and important as it is to see women slay on-screen, it's just as big a deal to see women working behind the scenes writing and directing films. In the entertainment industry, female filmmakers are vastly underrepresented, which is why it's…
By Amen Oyiboke

18 Movies Out Soon Made By Filmmakers Of Color, From 'Crazy Rich Asians' To 'Night School'

As is often said in entertainment, representation matters — and proper representation often happens thanks to the influence of people behind the lens. Perspectives from filmmakers of color are valuable, and by having more people of color working…
By Amen Oyiboke

20 Movies To Stream Now If You've Been Craving A Major Life Change

We've all experienced times in our lives where we feel like we are not progressing and stuck in our current circumstances. We've all asked ourselves where we're going or why we're not succeeding as much as we want, and we all know how hard it can be…
By Amen Oyiboke

19 Indie Movies You Might've Missed This Summer Between All The Blockbusters

As fun as huge Hollywood blockbusters can be, sometimes they just aren't your cup of tea. And when you need a break from all those major movies, take a deep dive into the indie film world instead. Indie movies have always expanded the ways stories…
By Amen Oyiboke

23 Movies Streaming On Amazon Prime All Romantics Need To See

If you're a hopeless romantic, you probably have an idea of what you think true love should be like — and it likely comes from all the rom-coms and romantic dramas you see each year. All those soulful stories and happy endings are so nice to watch,…
By Amen Oyiboke

21 Netflix Original Movies That Are Total Hidden Gems

You ever have one of those days where you just want to enjoy a huge bowl of popcorn, curl up on the couch with the a/c blowing, and cue up a movie or two? Yup, we've all been there. Thankfully, Netflix has plenty of streaming options to check out…
By Amen Oyiboke

9 Movies About Black Dystopia To Watch If You Loved 'Sorry To Bother You'

2018 has been a great year for futuristic storytelling in the Black community. With the success of films like Black Panther and the new satire Sorry To Bother You, stories featuring or centered around the Black experience in modern or futuristic…
By Amen Oyiboke

26 Movies About Summer Road Trips That'll Inspire Your Own Adventures

Let's be real: taking a summer road trip can be practically essential to your well-being. After all, going away for a few days lets you clear your mind and get a distraction from life's everyday humdrum practices. So if you're looking to hit the…
By Amen Oyiboke

13 Medical Mystery Movies To Stream If You Can't Get Enough Of The Creepy Genre

Real life stories are often the inspirations for Hollywood's biggest movies. The films can range from empowering stories like Hidden Figures to outrageous comedies like Tag to terrifying medical mysteries like Brain on Fire. The latter category of…
By Amen Oyiboke

18 Creepy Movies Set in Small Towns That Will Leave You Sleeping With The Lights On

Halloween, The Mist, Sinister, and Children of the Corn all have something in common: they take place in small, creepy towns. For characters in horror movies, the isolation of being in a small town can create a feeling of no hope, and be a reason…
By Amen Oyiboke

19 Early '00s Movies On Netflix You Totally Forgot About But NEED To Rewatch

Ah, the early '00s — remember the days when low-rise jeans, massive cell phones, and disposable cameras were all the rage? The first years of the new millennium were also a great time for movies, whether your genre of choice was teen comedies,…
By Amen Oyiboke

14 Movies Out Later This Summer That'll Make You SO Nostalgic

As we grow older, we often come across things in pop culture that remind us of something from our pasts. We might spot a film on Netflix that reminds us of the summer vacations we spent with family, or see an animated flick in theaters that brings…
By Amen Oyiboke

17 Summer Camp Movies Streaming Now That'll Make You So Nostalgic For Bunk Fights & Color War

For many of us, summertime as a kid was a time of glorious childhood freedom. It was the time to roast marshmallows by the fire, douse yourself with bug spray before playing outside, and if you were fortunate enough, enroll in summer camp. Camp was…
By Amen Oyiboke