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Jordan Peele reels all of “US” into his newest horror film

Jordan Peele reels all of “US” into his newest horror film

Tianna Hampton, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Film and Television, Reviews

Jordan Peele has made a name for himself in the film industry through his fresh and distinctive horror film style which highlights African-American culture and includes unpredictable twists and turns, w...

LBSU is ready for its close up

LBSU is ready for its close up

Rachel Barnes, Arts and Life Editor

March 18, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Film and Television, Today

Lower campus was taken over by tents, a large crane camera and a handful of extras Monday as CBS crews shot scenes for the pilot episode of “Under the Bridge.” The executive producer of the show, Rina Mim...

‘Queer Eye’ is making emotional vulnerability fashionable again

‘Queer Eye’ is making emotional vulnerability fashionable again

March 17, 2019

If you’d like to contribute to the puddle of tears you’re already drowning in this Pisces season, you’re in luck — the third season of “Queer Eye” premiered on Netflix this past Friday. The...

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

March 17, 2019

Professional drummer Antonio Sanchez performed at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Friday, free-form drumming along with the movie “Birdman,” a film whose score was produced solely by him. ...

Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

February 12, 2019

The trailer for Disney’s upcoming live-action Aladdin remake premiered during Sunday’s Grammys ceremony. The trailer gave us breathtaking glimpses of the kingdom of Agrabah, the Cave of Wonders an...

‘The Ted Bundy Tapes’ provide an in-depth look at the serial killer sensation

‘The Ted Bundy Tapes’ provide an in-depth look at the serial killer sensation

February 4, 2019

Netflix has recently acquired the rights to “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” a film about the life and crimes of Ted Bundy. The film was acquired by the streaming service for $9 millio...

Best films of 2018

Best films of 2018

December 30, 2018

The year is coming to an end and as we look back on what we’ve been through in our lives, whether it be a bad break up or finally graduating college, let’s also take a look back at what the wonderf...

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

December 12, 2018

While critics are often known for being harsh in their reviews, audiences are becoming worse when it comes to the quality of a film, which raises the question: What’s wrong with just having a good t...