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The Witch

Dylan Rupptrecht

March 2

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Terror inflicts the lives of a banished, Puritan family in Robert Eggers’ debut film, The Witch. After a religious-fueled disagreement with a New England settlement’s governor, William (Ralph Ineson) must attempt to susta...

Risen: Will Jesus Finally Stay Dead?

Ben Atwater

March 2

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Alas, another film about the death of Jesus has been released. Following in the vein of 2004’s The Passion of the Christ, and the even older 1959 Ben-Hur, Risen was released last week to theaters. While typically not a f...

The 2008 Economic Disaster for Dummies

Dylan Rupptrecht

February 24

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

With the Oscars right around the corner, people wait in anticipation for the unveiling of winners and losers. One of the most coveted awards, Best Picture, will be given to only one of the eight films nominated. The Big Short is one o...

Movie Madness Taking Over Campus

Ben Atwater

February 24

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Coming up this week is SCOPE’s annual celebration of all things movies, Film Week. This year’s theme is superheroes. Many of the events are basic showings of film. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday are screenings...

The Weekly Roundup

Ben Atwater

February 24

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

More news from the upcoming video game film Assassin’s Creed. Star and producer Michael Fassbender, most recently known for his Academy Award nominated titular role in Steve Jobs, said the following to Empire Magazine: “The idea...

From TV Show to Full-Feature Film

Ben Atwater

February 24

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The great competitor to film is the television industry. As opposed to two hour stories, TV shows are more episodic and last for an entire season. Yet sometimes, these stories are successful enough to get a big screen adaptation....

Super Bowl Trailers

Ben Atwater

February 17

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Super Bowl is one of the most watched events on television every year. With the game comes a slew of new commercials, and those include trailers for upcoming films. Costing millions of dollars per minute, the commercials feat...

Ride Along 2: A Boring Ride

Dylan Rupptrecht

February 17

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Ride Along 2 is an action/comedy film with a few redeeming moments, but, as a total package, it is probably not worth your time in the movie theater. The film stars Ice Cube and Kevin Hart, reprising their roles from Ri...

Ryan Reynolds in Superhero Tights: Take Three

Dylan Rupptrecht

February 17

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

We have all seen Ryan Reynolds charge headfirst into a couple superhero movies, sporting a pair of signature tights, only to become part of a flop. The last two times were of course when he played the titular character in Green Lantern, and, coincidentally, Deadpool in the 2009 atrocity, Wolve...

Nicholas Sparks’ The Choice

Samantha Higgins

February 17

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Anyone who has seen The Notebook has probably fallen in love with Nicholas Sparks. He is known for his unbelievable ability to capture our hearts as he portrays an amazing love story, usually always including some form of trage...

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