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“Blue Ruin” stunningly honest, goes above and beyond

“Blue Ruin” stunningly honest, goes above and beyond

Luke Ulatowski, Social Media Editor

November 9, 2015


Filed under Art & Features, Top Stories

As long as the will to make money without earning it thrives, so does Kickstarter. Whether it’s a shoddy, broken video game or a bowl of potato salad, plenty of artists’ wishes have been granted for the price of the legion. The quality of Kickstarter projects isn’t always great, but what d...

Movie Monday with Luke: “Scream” savvy, worth discussion

Movie Monday with Luke: “Scream” savvy, worth discussion

Luke Ulatowski, Social Media Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Art & Features, Top Stories

It’s almost Halloween, so in the spirit of the season, why don’t we look at a slasher film this week? Let’s see…Which one would you like to watch? 1978’s “Halloween,” 1980’s “Friday the 13th,” or 1984’s “A Nightmare on Elm Street?” You know what, let’s just do a roule...

Movie Monday with Luke: “Melancholia” evenly separates its hits, misses

Luke Ulatowski, Social Media Editor

October 19, 2015


Filed under Art & Features

These days, you probably know Danish film director Lars von Trier for 2013’s “Nymphomaniac,” a two-part borderline pornographic drama advertised with the O-faces of Shia LaBeouf and the rest of its famous cast members. Back when 2011’s “Melancholia” came out, people knew him for decla...

Movie Monday with Luke: “Mind Game” profoundly motivating

Luke Ulatowski, Staff reporter

October 12, 2015


Filed under Art & Features

This column is in desperate need of some positivity, but no fear; this week I’ll be giving a positive review to a positive movie. It’s one of Netflix’s greatest (and few) hidden gems. “Mind Game” is a surreal 2004 Japanese animated film directed by Masaaki Yuasa, who is known for ma...

Movie Monday with Luke: “Equilibrium” ridiculous, fails at being intelligent

Movie Monday with Luke: “Equilibrium” ridiculous, fails at being intelligent

Luke Ulatowski, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015


Filed under Art & Features

If there’s one genre of film that can power through abysmal reviews to dominate the box office, it’s action. If you only went by what people on the internet said, you’d think the modern “Transformers” films were universally hated, but all four reside in the worldwide top seventy box office grossers...

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