BY CHRISTOPHER HEIM It’s no secret that Denzel Washington belongs to the pantheons of bona-fide Hollywood butt-kickers. Over the span of a four-decade career, Washington has more than proven his versatility as an actor, taking on roles such as the hardened criminal, cop, detective, athlete, and many others. However, much like with Liam… Read More Most Badass Denzel Washington Movies
Summer Movies Retrospective 2014 BY CHRISTOPHER HEIM and GREG CAPELLI Godzilla: Chris: I’m going to get this out of the way, I LOVE Godzilla!! I’ve loved the Big G ever since I rented the camp-tastic “Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla” from my local video store when I was just at knee-high. So needless to say, I’ve been… Read More Summer Movies Retrospective 2014
BY JOE BARTEL AND PETER DAHL After another uneventful NBA deadline, Peter and I exchanged emails over what will happen to some of the teams that did not make a move, and what the overly boring NBA deadline might mean for teams like the Wolves, Knicks, Lakers and Bucks. Here are some of our… Read More NBA Trade Deadline
BY CHRISTOPHER HEIM When it comes to movie rating systems, what do you expect to see? Usually it’s a letter assessment such as G, PG, PG-13, or R accompanied by some generic explanation to how much sexual content, nudity, profanity or violence the film in question contains. That is, until four Swedish cinemas recently started… Read More Gender Representation in Hollywood: Rated B for Bechdel-Approved (and why it’s a mistake)
BY GREG CAPELLI December 3rd “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” The 70’s classic is the first to watch this holiday season, it perfectly describes the mood you all should have: Santa Claus is comin’ to town, get ready. The children’s tale places Santa’s mailman at the center of attention also introduces the semi-terrifying antagonist… Read More 22 Days of Christmas
BY KYLE VAN DEN HEUVEL In November, both Sony and Microsoft released new versions of their PlayStation and Xbox consoles. With Christmas coming up, you may be thinking about getting either the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4, but you might not know the major differences between them. Hopefully, this guide can help you… Read More So You Want to Get a New Console
BY KATIE BANECK Both the “Twilight”saga and the “Hunger Games” trilogy are considered young adult novels, but what does that mean? When thinking of the typical “Twilight” fan, most of our minds drift to a 12 year-old girl screeching over her vampire obsession. However, as described by Wikipedia, “Twilight” falls under the genres of… Read More What is a “Young Adult”?