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“There Is No Evil”: A Chilling Look at Capital Punishment in Iran

December 14, 2020

Iran is one of the few countries in the world that still gives out the death penalty and it carries out many executions. Iran also has some of the strictest rules regarding filmmaking. However, this has...

“Sound of Metal”: A Drummer’s Journey Into Silence

December 14, 2020

Darius Marder’s feature debut, "Sound of Metal," contains one of the most original and inclusive plots of the year. The film follows metal drummer Ruben Stone (Riz Ahmed in what may be his finest role)...

“Minari”: A Touching Look at Farming, Family, and Fitting In

December 14, 2020

In the first minutes of "Minari," the new film from distribution company A24 directed by Lee Isaac Chung, we watch a Korean-American family drive to a trailer home in the middle of nowhere as the charming,...

An Underrated Artist is Discovered

An Underrated Artist is Discovered
November 25, 2020

Lindi is a 20-year-old Australian artist with 40.1k followers on her art Instagram account. Like thousands of other users, Lindi uses her Instagram to post pictures of the art she makes. She makes most...

Horror Movies to Look Out For

Horror Movies to Look Out For
November 25, 2020

The horror genre has had some great hits within the past couple of years. We had Jordan Peele’s “Us” in 2019 and we had 2020 begin with another great one, “The Invisible Man,”  directed by Leigh...

The Death of Harry Houdini

The Death of Harry Houdini
November 25, 2020

On October 31, 1926, Harry Houdini died due to appendicitis. How he got this illness that caused his demise has been debated. Harry Houdini was an escape artist in the early 20th century. He performed...

They’re Back and More Socially Distanced Than Ever

They're Back and More Socially Distanced Than Ever
November 25, 2020

After four months, Jimmy Fallon made his way back to 30 Rock after doing The Tonight Show at home. When the world shut down, Fallon and his team, in an effort to provide some feeling of normalcy, continued...

The Future of Television

The Future of Television
November 25, 2020

It seems as though hardly anyone still has or frequently uses cable television. Why would you want to when you can get Netflix for $9 a month, Disney+ for $7, or many other streaming platforms like Hulu,...

Is There an Imposter Among Us?

Is There an Imposter Among Us?
November 12, 2020

"Among Us" is the hottest and most popular game on the market right now. But what exactly makes this game so popular and fun? Why is it fun to lie to your friends? Innersloth created "Among Us"  in...

What We’re Watching in Quarantine: Keeping it Interesting While Social Distancing

What We’re Watching in Quarantine:  Keeping it Interesting While Social Distancing
May 22, 2020

In a time where direct contact with the outside world is limited, it can be comforting for those dealing with quarantine to disappear into imaginary worlds. Some have been catching up on reading. Others...

Miss Americana: An In-Depth Look at Taylor Swift

Courtesy of Netflix
February 27, 2020

Netflix recently produced a documentary about Taylor Swift in which she describes what she has been doing for the year that she was out of the public eye. The documentary dives into her past: when she...

Knives Out: Whodunit at the Theater

Knives Out Poster at AMC Marlton 8
February 27, 2020

Near the climax of Rian Johnson's murder-mystery movie Knives Out, private detective Benoit Blanc, as portrayed by Daniel Craig, describes the ongoing case with a confusing anecdote concerning donuts....

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