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Netflix’s Cinematic Rebranding Takes Off

Michael Brzezinski, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

This past week, Netflix released five of its most high-profile films for the year as a part of their new-and-improved subversive fall lineup that’s aiming to make the streaming service an admirable platform for high-profile respected mature cinema. Most notably, this line-up strives to include a diverse-range...

The Oscars disconnect

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By Garret Neal, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

Ah, the Academy Awards.  The awards show where movie buffs and casual fans alike come together to find out definitively what the pinnacle of the industry was over the past year. At least according to the 7,000 or so members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences who vote. There can certainly...

Where to stream Oscar nominees

Graphics by Ally Zacek

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 5, 2018

The Academy Awards are coming up soon which means there’s only so much time to catch up on the nominated movies. If you, like me, haven’t been able to make it to the movies a lot recently or perhaps more likely, like me, you don’t really see the appeal of spending $15 on a movie ticket, your time has...

Biopics win big during awards season

Biopics like “The Theory of Everything” use facts as a framework, but still dramaticize. (Photo courtesy of Focus Features)

Alondra Valle

February 1, 2015

Award season is in full swing, and the movies getting the most recognition are part of a genre that rarely breaks records at the box office. Biopics, or biographical movies, have recently been premiering weekly, which is something most moviegoers aren’t used to. The top grossing movies consist of superheroes or are part of an action-packed series,...

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