Opinion: Does 4K matter?

July 13th, 2017 | Film Stories | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic Have you ever walked into an entertainment store and noticed all the 4K fascination? There are 4K TVs, 4K Blu-ray players and 4K Blu-rays. During my time working at Best Buy, there was always one question that never seemed to go away: “Why should I buy this?.” This question more often than not would be asked when I would bring up the subject of 4K. It’s a salesman’s job to know exactly how to answer such a question as it ...

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Coming Attractions – A rundown of 2017’s most anticipated movies

January 1st, 2017 | Film Stories, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Editor With each new year the moviegoing cycle is reset. It may not always be for the better, but 2017’s titles show a lot of promise. Here are 10 movies that have me eager for what’s to come in the new year: RAW Release date: Mar. 10 I may have already seen this film at Fantastic Fest back in September, but let me just say if it were released before 2016 came to a close, I probably would have put this crazy, heartfelt ...

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‘MOANA’ and the culture consciousness in animation

December 1st, 2016 | Film Stories, Reviews | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic Coming as a surprise to nobody, the big hit at the movies this Thanksgiving was Disney’s MOANA. The story of a teenage Polynesian girl on an independent quest to save her people is highlighted by an upbeat vibe, songs that serve purpose to the showcased heritage, and a beautiful color palette. As of this writing, it has grossed over $85 million domestically so far, and is a smash hit with critics as well. However, it’s also the ...

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