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Michael Brezinski, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

Harmony Korine has made a career for himself out of being America’s resident cinematic rule-breaker. Ever since his wildly controversial feature film screenwriting debut “Kids” rocked the way modern youth had been portrayed on screen in the U.S., Korine has gone for the kill in making a brand for h...

“Bright” leaves viewers unsatisfied

Will Smith and Joel Edgerton star in this Netflix original directed by David Ayer. 
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Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018

Netflix’s most recent original full-length feature, “Bright”, while entertaining, might have been a bit too ambitious for the streaming service. The film follows Will Smith as LAPD Officer Daryl Ward and his Orc partner Nick Jakoby (played by Joel Edgerton) as they navigate an alternate present-day f...

Review: ‘Captain Fantastic’ pushes societal norms

Matt Koske

July 22, 2016

An outlandish but tender father, Ben—a one-of-a-kind role executed exquisitely by Viggo Mortensen—prominently discusses thematic issues on parenting, knowledge, loss and one’s own courageous behavior, with an approach by Matt Ross’ direction and script that not only enlightens within the circ...

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