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Gordon-Levitt script looks at vice, morality

By LILY SLOSS – 8 years ago

Due to “no pants Friday,” a history paper on the horizon and the incalculable impact of a solid outline, I am going to review the odd film Don Jon in…

Cinematography can’t save mess of a thriller

By MAX ROOK – 8 years ago

One of the strangest parts of the fall “prestige” movie season, i.e. the time of year when all of the movies that are trying very hard to win Oscars are…

Horror-comedy has flashes of brilliance

By TYLER WILCH – 8 years ago

What you first need to know about You’re Next is that it is not an insanely amazing movie, nor will it be your favorite. However, there is just about no…

New Girl premieres on shaky ground, but entertaining

By TAYLOR THEWS – 8 years ago

Fall television has arrived, and the new season of New Girl has finally graced our screens with its presence. Delivering on its purpose, the show heralded much laughter from my…

Broadchurch a clever murder mystery

By MAX ROOK – 8 years ago

People love to talk about how we live in a “Golden Age of Television.” With the rise of the cable drama in the last decade, and the ever-increasing range of…

Sisterland unearths themes of twinhood

By EMMA DANIELS – 8 years ago

At the outset of Sisterland, Curtis Sittenfeld’s newest novel, twin sisters Violet and Kate have an argument over lunch, a typical sibling squabble. Vi—a single, queer psychic—criticizes Kate for a…

Refn crafts neon hell in Only God Forgives

By TAYLOR THEWS – 8 years ago

Though the booing Cannes audience was not pleased that director Nicolas Winding Refn did not give them the desired, unofficial Drive sequel, it was expected that Only God Forgives would…

Bamford’s comedy defies cultural taboos

By STEVEN WILLIAMS – 8 years ago

With the comedy of Maria Bamford, it is easy to be lured into thinking that her frenetic ramblings and constant use of different voices would lead her comedy into more…

‘The Purge’ a lackluster take on America

By LILY SLOSS – 8 years ago

It may be impossible for me to write a hard-hitting review about The Purge (2013), but as always, I will do my best. ViCE Film League and Vassar alum Jason…