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Movie theaters remain cultural traditions in the United States. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Preserving the Magic of the Movies

April 1, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis could reasonably sound alarm bells regarding the state of movie theaters in the country.

Rewind the 2010s: Best Movies of the Decade

November 6, 2019

“Inside Out” (2015) Set inside the mind of an 11-year-old girl whose five personified emotions — fear, anger, joy, disgust and sadness — guide her through life, “Inside Out” centers around...

Auggie’s parents are constantly supportive, helping him assimilate in school (Courtesy of Twitter).

In Wonder, Friendship Is More Than Skin Deep

November 29, 2017

By Elizabeth Smislova If you did not like John Green’s sob-story The Fault in Our Stars, then Wonder is probably not for you. However, if you enjoy watching moving, heartwarming stories about the enduring love of human relations...

Colorful costume and set design bring the Lemony Snicket books to life. (Courtesy of Flickr)

“A Series of Unfortunate Events”

January 25, 2017

By Briana Scalia There is only one word that perfectly encapsulates the plot of the new Netflix original series, “Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events,” and it is “unfortunate.” However, no viewer can s...

Even after 55 years, Audrey Hepburn’s role in Breakfast at Tiffany’s maintains its image of style and class. (Courtesy of flickr).

A Look at Audrey Hepburn’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s Legacy

October 5, 2016

By Meghan Campbell  Wednesday Oct. 25 marks the 55th anniversary of the release of the Hollywood classic, and one of my all-time favorite films, Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Based on Truman Capote’s novella under the sa...

Casting decisions are often made with box office numbers in mind, hence the lack of diversity in many movies. (Garry Knight/Flickr)

Hollywood Turns A Blind Eye To Skin Colors

September 22, 2016

By Briana Scalia Diversity in Hollywood is a heated issue, and has been for some time now. It would be ignorant to claim that Hollywood has not made any strides in diverse casting in the past years, but whe...

Streaming Services Give Indie Movies a Second Life and Why That’s A Good Thing

Streaming Services Give Indie Movies a Second Life and Why That’s A Good Thing

April 6, 2016

By Kristen Santer The early months of the year are an important time for independent films. Some of the biggest film festivals occur from January to May, including the Sundance Film Festival, the Tribeca Film Festival and the C...

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Campus Movie Fest 2015 Awards Winners

April 30, 2015

By Amanda Giglio This past Wednesday, April 22, Campus Activities Board co-sponsored Campus Movie Fest, the world’s largest annual student film and music festival. For a week, students are provid...

Lifetime Portrays Real Life Hardships in Biopics

Lifetime Portrays Real Life Hardships in Biopics

February 4, 2015

By Meghan Campbell For those who have never seen a Lifetime production, it is a very unique experience that no one should miss. Typically described as somewhat mediocre with sub-par displays of acting, thes...

A Movie About War, But Not Glorifying It

A Movie About War, But Not Glorifying It

February 4, 2015

By Michael Cavanaugh There were very few scenes in American Sniper that can be said to have lingered. In fact, in relation to most movies of a similar genre, the glimpses that director Clint Eastwood gives his ...

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