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Movie Madness Taking Over Campus

Ben Atwater

February 24, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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....

Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

February 24, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

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Super Bowl Trailers

Ben Atwater

February 17, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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...

Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

February 17, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

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2016 Academy Awards Predictions

Ben Atwater

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Best Picture: Spotlight Spotlight will likely take the big prize this year, having just enough controversy to be considered artistic and impactful despite the blandness of its style. The plot is about a news team uncovering a ...

Reynolds’ Deadpool: Take Two

Dylan Rupptrecht

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

It has been four years since Ryan Reynolds appeared on screen in tights to play a major comic book character; I am, of course, referring to when he played the Green Lantern of the featured film that tanked in the box office and...

Weekly Round Up

Ben Atwater

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Deadpool is set to premiere Friday, Feb. 12, and the excitement is at an all-time high for fans of the movie about the “mercenary with a mouth.” After a slew of inventive trailers and promotions, including a Snapchat filter r...

Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

February 10, 2016

Filed under Movies

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Best of 2015

Ben Atwater

February 3, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Film Editor Ben shares his Top 5 Movies of 2015   It has been a great year, as always, for film. As tradition, let’s wind down what in my opinion was the best films of 2015. 5. The Walk Robert Zemec...

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Billy Sakmann

February 3, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Movies

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is certainly not a bad movie, but with many other quality movies in theaters, it’s definitely not the cream of the crop. The film takes place in Benghazi, Libya, and is based on real ...

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