‘La La Land’ is Everything You Could Wish For, and More

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Warning: Spoilers ahead, read at your own discretion. A tug on your heartstrings—the story of love, music and dreams. Mia (Emma Stone) and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) live a harmonic life filled with jazz and romantic dates while chasing separate dreams in the eclectic city of Los Angeles. The film feeds you all the right parts...continue reading




Kubo and the Art of Stop Motion Animation

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Since 1900, stop-motion animation has been a pillar of cinema. Today, it is dying out. The technique has been integrated into movies for decades, including scenes like the battle of Hoth in Star Wars’ “The Empire Strikes Back” or in King Kong’s iconic climb up the Empire State Building. However, since the onset of computer...continue reading




Best-Selling Book ‘The Girl on The Train’ Disappoints in Theatres

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The recent box office hit based on Paula Hawkins’ bestseller novel of the same name, “The Girl on the Train,” dismayed many fans with the changes made in its transition to the big screen. From minor changes, such the change in setting from London to New York, to the addition of characters, viewers who have...continue reading




Editors’ Pick: Best Netflix Shows to Binge Watch

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Editor-in-Chief: Annie Lin Show: “Scandal,” season 1-4 on Netflix Brought to you by Shonda Rhimes, creator of “Grey’s Anatomy” and executive producer of “How to Get Away with Murder,” is the tantalizing and exhilarating “Scandal.” Starring Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope, the former White House Director of Communications and founder of Olivia Pope & Associates,...continue reading




Why Whiplash is the Best Movie of 2014

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When thinking of the best film of 2014, a lot of frontrunners come to mind. “Birdman”, “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Boyhood” seemed to be the top contender for this year’s Academy Awards. “Birdman” had the love of Hollywood that the Academy often goes for, “Boyhood” had the sheer enormity of a project that can’t...continue reading