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Her: Review

Her: Review

January 12, 2014

I know that a significant number of people found Her to be inspired, sublime and perhaps even the greatest film of the 2013 awards season. Accordingly, I will a...

Winter Movie List

Winter Movie List

December 28, 2013

Everything in life has a foil, a balancing agent, a companion-- even summer reading. So, we present to you, the 2013 Winter Movie List, a thoughtfully ...

Stand by Me: Review

December 5, 2013

When dramas about teenagers feel ambitious, they start to call themselves “coming-of-age films”. Ninety percent of all movies that claim to document...

Fan-made poster designed by Kevin Tian

Gravity: Double Review

November 23, 2013

Below are a pair of reviews concerning the film, Gravity. Both reviews contain copious amounts of SPOILERS. DO NOT READ if you do not want to know about p...

I am Sam: Review

I am Sam: Review

November 14, 2013

A movie I enjoyed greatly in my childhood was the Edward Zwick produced drama “I am Sam”, which stars Sean Penn as the titular character—a man with...

Alastair Pitts puts on a spectacular performance as Sheridan Whiteside.

The Man Who Came to Dinner: Review

November 10, 2013

I am not much of a theater enthusiast-- I have only ever seen school plays/musicals and therefore I cannot possibly claim to be an expert on the subject,...

We’re the Millers: Review

November 9, 2013

Note: Please consult your parents before watching a rated-R movie. Trust me, I really wanted to dislike We’re the Millers. The main plotline revolv...

Captain Phillips: Review

November 5, 2013

The 2009 Maersk Alabama crisis comes to life in a superbly cast and mechanically sound docudrama that is sure to both thrill and leave you thinking. Under...

Elysium: Review

October 7, 2013

We live in the age of “the 99%”. Of course, economic inequality is nothing new, yet it seems that recent years of multinational protest movements,...