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What Makes a Bad Movie Bad?

What Makes a Bad Movie Bad?
November 2, 2020

Have you ever watched a movie that you were really excited about and it just wasn’t what you expected? Are there too many confusing plot points and not enough relatable characters? Is the acting comparable...

The 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards: A Summary

The 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards: A Summary
September 28, 2020

Last week, on Sunday Sept. 20, the 72 Primetime Emmy Awards were held on ABC. This event took place at the Staples center in Los Angeles and because of Covid-19 there was no red-carpet event and...

Theater v. Streaming

Theater v. Streaming
March 10, 2020

How often do you go to see a movie in the theater? Over the past few years, the trend appears to be that people are more reluctant to see a film in the theater. The advent of streaming services likely...

The Genius of Damien Chazelle

February 12, 2020

Since 2014, Damien Chazelle has directed three films and became the youngest person to win both the Golden Globe and Academy Award for directing at the age of 32. These three films, Whiplash, La La Land...

Foreign Films Worth a Watch

Foreign Films Worth a Watch
January 28, 2020

It’s a new year and that means my favorite season has arrived, Awards Season! Early this January, the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards were held and normally acceptance speeches don’t catch my eye....

Frozen 2 Ratings

Frozen 2 Ratings
November 26, 2019

On Nov. 22, Americans of all age ranges packed the theatres to embark on the newly released movie, ‘Frozen II.’ It was so popular that the second day it was out, tickets at River Cinema in Grand Forks...

‘Tis the season for holiday movies

'Tis the season for holiday movies
This is truly the best time of year to watch movies
November 5, 2019

The most dreaded time of year for some is when their moms or grandmas start playing Hallmark movies. The dreadful storyline or cheesy romance makes some people angry or annoyed during the holiday season.  I...

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