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Satire—A ‘movie review’ of the Winter 2021 semester

Katarina Rothhorn April 20, 2021

By now I’m sure everyone is familiar with the recent release of “The Winter 2021 Semester” and the mixed reviews it has received. Some claim it was a refreshing break from the usual fast-paced,...

Joker Review: Disturbing, not deadly

‘Joker’ Review: Disturbing, not deadly

Akasha Khalsa October 10, 2019

Leading up to the controversial Oct. 3 release of the new DC Comics film “Joker,” there was a great deal of conflict and fear surrounding the possible societal impacts of the movie.  The movie...

Dropping the hammer on the new Thor movie: Marvel’s ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ does not rock

Dropping the hammer on the new Thor movie: Marvel’s ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ does not rock

Michael Brzezinski November 16, 2017

In 2011, Kenneth Branagh tried to bring a fresh Shakespearean take to the popular “Thor” comic to uneven results. Then, in 2013, “Game of Thrones” director Alan Taylor decided to do nothing even...

‘Jigsaw’ has new style but same cruel tricks

‘Jigsaw’ has new style but same cruel tricks

Benny Garbacz November 2, 2017

For seven straight years around Halloween time the “Saw” series had premiered the next installment until the studio deemed it time for the franchise to end. The films were mostly panned by critics,...

‘Stranger Things’ season 2 heats up the action

‘Stranger Things’ season 2 heats up the action

Jamie Glenn November 2, 2017

Story: The Duffer Brothers bring on the heat with nine new chapters of the second season of their Netflix original series “Stranger Things.” They take us back to Hawkins, Indiana to make new friends...

Anderson, Hoffman shine in ‘The Master’

Lee McClelland March 14, 2013

Writer, producer and director Paul Thomas Anderson is known for his odd choice of subjects and settings in his films. Anderson’s early work comes to mind: “Boogie Nights” (1997), a film that follows...

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