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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Found in NYC

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Found in NYC

October 19, 2016

By Victor Ordonez The magic will continue. On Thursday Oct. 13, at an event that simultaneously took place in New York City, Sao Paulo, Mexico City and Rome, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling confirmed her newest film crea...

Magnificent Seven Makes Its Second Debut

September 28, 2016

Filed under Culture, Film and Television, News

By Elizabeth Smislova As I took my seat in the Landmark Theatres Sunshine Cinema in the East Village and watched the lights go off and the show begin, the skyscraper-filled and fast-paced New York melted away and the Old West appeared. It was a screening for "The Magnificent Seven" and the audience (including myself) eagerly waited for its sneak peek of Denzel Washington’s performance as bounty hunter Sam Chisolm. Persona...

Another Addition to a Stagnant Christian Film Genre

Another Addition to a Stagnant Christian Film Genre

September 22, 2016

By Matthew Dillon There is a problem with “Christian movies,” the on the rise genre of films made and marketed as being Christian. I will freely admit that this term is a bit deceptive, as even the most ardent...

Students Recognized at Campus MovieFest Awards

Students Recognized at Campus MovieFest Awards

May 4, 2016

By Bailey Hosfelt Student run productions took home several awards at the seventh annual Campus MovieFest (CMF). “Gifted” received the Golden Tripod Award(GTA) for best production design. This dark comedy was written, directed, filme...

Kerry Washington is Back on Capital Hill in HBO’s Confirmation

Kerry Washington is Back on Capital Hill in HBO’s Confirmation

April 20, 2016

By Erin Cabrey  Everyone knows Kerry Washington as White House crisis manager Olivia Pope in “Scandal,” but HBO’s new film Confirmation sees Washington take on a very different situation in the nation’s capital. Washington stars in...

Everybody Wants Some!!

Everybody Wants Some!!

April 20, 2016

By Delaney Benison Director and writer, Richard Linklater who brought you Dazed and Confused brings you Everybody Wants Some!!. This testosterone-filled sequel strikes at the simplicity and heart ...

The Oscars in Review: Red Carpets and Racial Tensions

The Oscars in Review: Red Carpets and Racial Tensions

March 9, 2016

By Katherine Kelly   While many Hollywood royals were busy glamming for their big night, other industry veterans ridiculed and protested the 88th Academy Awards for the lack of diversity in nominees. Racial tensions in America are at the ...

Woman of the Hour: Brie Larson

Woman of the Hour: Brie Larson

January 27, 2016

By Erin Cabrey Brie Larson’s role in the critically acclaimed drama Room has catapulted her from relative obscurity to the cusp of bona fide stardom. Once a tween movie darling, the 26-year-old has pr...

Film Frights On Friday the Thirteenth

Film Frights On Friday the Thirteenth

November 18, 2015

By Hayley Hughes The second night of the New York City Horror Film Festival took place on a fitting day, Friday the 13th. The NCYHFF is a four-day-long event that takes place each November at various venues throughout the city. The ...

The Compelling Tale of Women’s Rights in America

The Compelling Tale of Women’s Rights in America

November 11, 2015

 By Sophie Ladanyi Carey Mulligan’s new movie, Suffragette, does not disappoint. The film, directed by Sarah Gavron and costarring Helena Bonham Carter and Meryl Streep, tells the story of the Br...

The Downfall of James Bond?

The Downfall of James Bond?

November 4, 2015

By Elizabeth Smislova Though he is a British secret agent, one of the most defining American film figures is James Bond. His character exudes manly swagger, womanizing allure and the epitome of class. He likes his martini...

Alvin Ailey on the Big Screen at Lincoln Center

Alvin Ailey on the Big Screen at Lincoln Center

October 21, 2015

By Annemarie Marconi On Tuesday, Oct. 6, Lincoln Center’s Alvin Ailey arrived on the big screen in a special screening for friends and family of Alvin Ailey. The movie, Lincoln Center at the Movies: Al...

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