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Separating Art from the Artist

Separating Art from the Artist

By Jan Alex, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Separating the art from the artist certainly works to an extent, but what do you do when the art is inextricably linked to the personal life of the artist?

Words Are Not Going to End Sexual Assault

Words Are Not Going to End Sexual Assault

By Allison De La Bastida, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Is anyone actually doing anything about the all the sexual misconduct that is occurring?

Hollywood Unveiled Is a Good Thing

Hollywood Unveiled Is a Good Thing

By Thomas Price, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The film industry is not the only one that has skeletons in their closet.

New Valentine’s Films for Old Romantics

By Matthew Holman, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Enough is enough: Valentine’s Day cinema should no longer be monopolized by the tear-jerkingly repetitive “Titanic” and Nicholas Sparks marathons. Especially in a time of radical cinematic change, after so many years of these same scenes dominating living-room cuddle sessions, a simple change mi...

Horror Films Have Lost Their Touch

Horror Films Have Lost Their Touch

By Henry Cohen, Contributing Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion

As moviegoers, we vote for the kinds of films we want to see with our money, and the the idea that audiences will eat up any horror thrown our way has to end if we want to see more thoughtful, lasting scare flicks.

Sexism in the Film Industry: Blockbusters vs. Indies

Sexism in the Film Industry: Blockbusters vs. Indies

By Sophie Bennett, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Women still aren't equal.

Students React to Split of NYU Dropout Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Students React to Split of NYU Dropout Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

September 21, 2016


Filed under Featured Video, Multimedia

If Brangelina is splitting, does love even exist? What about the kids?

On-Screen Talent Needs to Start Looking More Like the Viewing Public

On-Screen Talent Needs to Start Looking More Like the Viewing Public

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Viewers must also demand original films with nontraditional diversity.

It’s Your Fault Blockbusters Are Flopping

It’s Your Fault Blockbusters Are Flopping

By Thomas Price, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

It is our responsibility — or rather, our duty — to spend our dollars at the movies more carefully.

Hollywood Goes Rogue With Female Leads

Hollywood Goes Rogue With Female Leads

By Emily Fong, Deputy Opinion Editor

April 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Viewers shouldn’t have to choose between gender parity, racial diversity and cultural awareness.

Screening Room Fails College Students

By Dejarelle Gaines, Copy Chief

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Napster founder Sean Parker's proposed streaming service The Screening Room would give viewers the opportunity to see new releases in their homes.

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