Category: Movies

Movie Review: “A Star Is Born” is … weird

Movie Review: “A Star Is Born” is … weird

Column- November 12, 2018

Stripped of the abstract, performance-art persona that she is so well-known for, Lady Gaga brings a very precise vulnerability, a human element, to Ally that, ...

Movie review: “Halloween” thrills, terrifies and returns to the roots of the iconic franchise

Movie review: “Halloween” thrills, terrifies and returns to the roots of the iconic franchise

Column- October 22, 2018

In spite of a few minor pitfalls, the 2018 version of "Halloween" triumphs due to its nostalgia factor and exploration of its characters' emotions.

“Mamma Mia!”: starting cienfuegos all over the place

“Mamma Mia!”: starting cienfuegos all over the place

Arts and Entertainment- September 24, 2018

Quirky and dynamic costumes are a focal point throughout the film. Inspired mainly by the 1970s, wearing denim and beautiful blouses are a large component ...

Netflix documentary short, “Resurface,” introduces Operation Surf for veterans with PTSD

Netflix documentary short, “Resurface,” introduces Operation Surf for veterans with PTSD

Arts and Entertainment- September 5, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of Netflix Netflix’s “Resurface” follows the organization, Operation Surf, who uses surfing as a therapy for veterans suffering from PTSD. BY EMILY ROSENTHAL ...

Small-screen sound off: “Atypical”

Small-screen sound off: “Atypical”

Arts and Entertainment- September 5, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of Netflix. “Atypical” pilot chronicles the life of Sam, a high schooler living with Asperger’s. BY LISA RYAN SENIOR REPORTER I’ve watched one ...

“Get Out” shocks audiences with its own brand of topical thrills

“Get Out” shocks audiences with its own brand of topical thrills

Mosaic- March 14, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of University Pictures "Get Out" tackles racial issues through the lens of horror. BY JACK BEATSON SENIOR REPORTER The current political and social ...

What to watch: the spookiest time of year

What to watch: the spookiest time of year

Mosaic- October 11, 2016

BY MOSAIC STAFF //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Lorraine Cook/THE REVIEW What spooky flicks should you stream this Halloween season? Read below. It’s the spookiest time of year, and ...

Bluetracks: Best songs of September

Bluetracks: Best songs of September

Mosaic- September 27, 2016

Courtesy of @joshrobin on Twitter These September releases have been on our rotations for the last month. BY MATT MOORE SENIOR REPORTER September was a ...

Eight movies recommended to you by a film major

Eight movies recommended to you by a film major

Arts and Entertainment- April 18, 2016

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of celebuzz.com. "High School Musical" is just one quality film you should never forget. BY ALEXANDRA STRAUSMAN ASSISTANT MOSAIC EDITOR “When Harry Met ...

Eight movies that are so dumb you love them

Eight movies that are so dumb you love them

Arts and Entertainment- April 5, 2016

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of celebuzz.com. "High School Musical" is one movie that's so dumb, you can't help but love it. BY ALEXANDRA STRAUSMAN ASSISTANT MOSAIC EDITOR ...