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‘Wonderstruck’ Induces Wonder

‘Wonderstruck’ Induces Wonder

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Todd Haynes' newest film "Wonderstruck" tells the story of a young boy who lost both his mother and his hearing.

Moore and Page defend gay rights in ‘Freeheld’

Moore and Page defend gay rights in ‘Freeheld’

By Dejarelle Gaines, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Based on real events, Laurel Hester (Julianne Moore) is a dying police officer who wishes to leave her pension to her life partner Stacie Andree (Ellen Page) until the New Jersey board of freeholders denies the couple's request.

Kimberly Peirce’s ‘Carrie’ offers smart reimagining of classic tale

Kimberly Peirce’s ‘Carrie’ offers smart reimagining of classic tale

October 17, 2013


Filed under Arts

  Senior year can be an exciting and confusing time for a teenage girl — especially if she is immensely sheltered by her religious mother and harbors certain powers that can’t be contained or controlled. This tragic and horrific story of Carrie, a timid and abused high school girl with tel...