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Michael’s Top 10 Films of 2017

Michael Ambrosino, Entertainment Editor

March 4, 2018

*Disclaimer - I have not seen the following acclaimed films: “Call Me By Your Name,” “Phantom Thread,” “Darkest Hour,” “Blade Runner 2049”   #1.  “Baby Driver” Edgar Wright’s brilliant “Baby Driver” is a b...

Samantha’s Top 10 Films of 2017

Samantha DeNinno, Assistant Entertainment Editor

March 3, 2018

Disclaimer: Films I Wanted to See but Did Not in Time: “Coco,” “Killing of the Sacred Deer,” “Logan Lucky,” “Thor: Ragnarok,” “I,Tonya,” “Ingrid Goes West,” “Stronger,” “Film Stars Don’t Die in ...

Quest for Oscars: “Fences” Review

Iris Dumaual, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2017

In his third time as a director, Denzel Washington gives new life to August Wilson’s classic play. Washington himself plays Troy Maxson, a family patriarch who betrays his loyal wife, Rose, and proves to be an overbearing fat...

Quest for Oscars: “La La Land” Review

Reza Moreno, Features Editor

February 1, 2017

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone are at it again, perfectly in sync with the best on-screen chemistry we can ask for. This duo stole our hearts in “Crazy Stupid Love,” but even more in “La La Land.” The only difference is they are...

Oscar controversy ellicits response from students

Joanne Corrielus, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

After an all-white list of 2016 Academy Awards nominees were announced for the second consecutive year, the hashtag #oscarssowhite ignited a firestorm on social media. Those noticeably absent from the Best Actor category include...

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