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Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

February 3, 2016

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Alan Rickman: A Thespian Gone

Ben Atwater

January 27, 2016

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Most recently, famous artists to pass have shocked the world, from David Bowie to Rene Angelil. When artists capture our hearts, it forms a bond that makes it that much more tragic when they are gone. Most recent to join the li...

Star Wars Awakens New Fans

Ben Atwater

January 27, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Set thirty years after 1983’s Return of the Jedi, Dec. 18 marked the rebirth of what many consider to be the greatest film saga of all time, all at the hands of acclaimed director JJ Abrams. The Force Awakens excels in harkening back to the spirit of the old trilogy. After the Empire has been ...

The Hateful Eight is Great

Ben Atwater

January 27, 2016

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Most cinephiles consider Quentin Tarantino one of the greats. So, when I told my friends I have not seen a Tarantino film, they were shocked. On the mission of building my film repertoire, I figured I would start with Tarantino’s...

Leo Shines in The Revenant

Dylan Rupptrecht

January 27, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

With the Oscars right around the corner, it would be egregious not to review one of 2015’s most decorated films, The Revenant, which currently leads the Oscars with twelve nominations. Many people will be wondering if this ...

Classics worth Watching

Ben Atwater

January 27, 2016

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The Last Course of the Hunger Games

Ben Atwater

December 9, 2015

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In 2012, The Hunger Games, based upon Suzanne Collins’ bestselling young adult novel, was released to much acclaim, both critically and financially.  Set in a bleak future where an autocratic government keeps its impoverished constitu...

Trailer Talk

Scott Iwaniec

December 9, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Jimmy Kimmel premiered trailers for the two most anticipated superhero vs. superhero movies within exactly one week of each other. Here’s what I think of the twin trailers that grabbed the world’s complete attention.     Captain America: Civil War:...

The Good Dinosaur Review: A Dinosaur and His Boy

Hector Ramirez II

December 9, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Good Dinosaur is Disney Pixar’s latest film that asks, “What if the meteorite that killed the dinosaurs missed Earth?” From there, The Good Dinosaur tells a story I never expected from a dinosaur movie, but, knowing Pixa...

Classics Worth Watching

Tara Dombrowski

December 9, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window is a film about a man stuck in his apartment after breaking his leg and being told to take a break from his job. Jeff Jefferies entertains himself by spying on his neighbors with his camera. While looking out his window,...

Jessica Jones: The Darkest Superhero Show Yet

Hector Ramirez II

November 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s lineup of films and recent shows has initially given off the impression of being lighthearted fun that people of all ages can enjoy,  and these have seen renowned success. Marvel-Netflix’s Daredev...

Weekly Roundup

Ben Atwater

November 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Academy Award winning screen writer Philippa Boyens will pen the screenplay for an adaption of The Merlin Saga, a fantasy series of novels about young wizard Merlin’s adventures in Camelot. Not much is known about the upcoming...

Top 5 Disney Movies You Probably Haven’t Seen

Hector Ramirez II

November 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

We have all seen the magic of Disney films. They capture a sense of awe and excitement in every motion picture with stunning animation and groundbreaking storytelling. To think that it all started with Mickey Mouse in the late...

Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

November 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

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Spectre Shakes Up the Bond Franchise

Tom Mayr

November 18, 2015

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Shooting his way back onto the big screen is Daniel Craig in the fourth installment of the rebooted James Bond series, Spectre. Craig has reprised his role as everyone’s favorite spy for MI6, with nothing stopping him from his task...

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