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Highly Anticipated Adaptation Hits Theaters

Erin Ennis

December 2

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

I'll start with a warning: if you have not read Twilight, the first book in Stephanie Meyer's best selling vampire love story, I would close this issue of the Charger Bulletin up, run to the local Barnes and Noble, and get to...

Wishing These Were My Role Models

The Charger Bulletin

November 12

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

The film Role Models hit theaters Friday, Nov. 7, and I have to say that it was a blast. The movie performed better than expected and I never felt bored throughout the entire 99 minutes. Role Models is like a cross between Daddy...

Hollywood Prepares as Oscar Season Nears

celinanatola

November 12

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

December is approaching and we all know what that means: the Oscar movie season! The most buzzed-about films hold on for a late release to take advantage of the late publicity. Winning movies that followed this example were titles...

Stone Picks On Bush in His Latest Movie

laurenaceto

October 29

Filed under Movies

Oliver Stone takes a great risk with W. It is different from previous depictions of presidencies directed by Stone. Unlike Oliver's Nixon and JFK, W. is the story of our current President of the United States. With that being...

College Dems Offer Glimpse into Healthcare

celinanatola

October 29

Filed under Campus News and Events, Movies, Opinion & Editorials

WEST HAVEN--Students joined together in the Alumni Lounge with loaded potatoes in hand to watch Michael Moore's SiCKO Thursday night, Oct. 23. The film, presented by the College Democrats offered personalized insight into American...

Saw Returns with Fifth Installment

Erin Ennis

October 29

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

Every Halloween, movie goers prepare for another sequel of the ever popular Saw franchise. Since 2004, horror fans have watched as the Jigsaw Killer (Tobin Bell) expanded the normal idea of revenge and sought to teach lessons...

Horror Flick Skips the Gore

The Charger Bulletin

October 17

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

The moment the lights dimmed my legs began to tense up. By the time the movie was over I had scooted so far down in my seat my knees were at my eye level and I had jumped at least five times and screamed once.One great aspect of Q...

Lies Shows Truth

The Charger Bulletin

October 17

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

Body of Lies begins with a profound quote by W.H. Auden: "I and the public know, what all schoolchildren learn. Those to whom evil is done, do evil in return." Auden wrote these lines in regards to Germany's invasion of Poland...

Jackson Brings the Heat in Terrace

Erin Ennis

September 24

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

Lakeview Terrace was exactly what any viewer could expect from a Samuel L. Jackson film. While there were no highly publicized catch phrases, Jackson's thriller was interesting, simplistic, and allowed the Academy Award nominee to c...

Girl Gives Raunchy Laughs

Mia Becker

September 24

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

It's a classic love story: boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl, girl dumps boy, and boy hires his best friend to make girl run back to boy. My Best Friend's Girl, starring Dane Cook, Kate Hudson, and American Pie's Jason Big...

Righteous Kill Delivers

timothyfasano

September 17

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

The new film starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, Righteous Kill, opened at the box office this weekend amidst large buzz. The film is a basic story about two police officers (Pacino and De Niro) trying to solve a series of murder...

Playboy Bunny Love Goes Unappreciated

Melanie Rovinsky

August 27

Filed under Movies, Opinion & Editorials

LOS ANGELES--Playboy model and one of Hugh Hefner's live-in girlfriends, Kendra Wilkinson, has recently stirred up trouble by declaring her fondness for the Olive Garden restaurant. Whether it be on her MySpace page or on her...

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