Tide for Netflix’s original films is beginning to change for the better

October 4th, 2017 | Film Stories, Opinion | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic Netflix before 2017 Keeping up with Netflix is impossible. There is simply too much to delve into, and that has always rendered me paralyzed with choice. This isn’t a good problem to have. Despite the streaming conglomerate giving a diverse array of filmmakers and creatives a chance, the quality seems to be lacking in some spaces, mainly in the their original film department. Sure, STRANGER THINGS and ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, ...

READ MORE

A24’s fall movie slate – a look at cinema’s most unique distributor

August 17th, 2017 | Film Stories, Movie News, Trailers | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Editor From the hellish underground world of the Big Apple to a movie set run by an eccentric man with an obscure vision, A24 continues to chisel their way into the cinematic time capsule with their unique film repertoire. If their earlier titles such as last year’s Academy Award-winning MOONLIGHT or this year’s A GHOST STORY didn’t make an impression, just wait until you see what the film distribution company has in store for us this ...

READ MORE

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 ...

READ MORE