Inside the Room

Brie Larson (Ma) and Jacob Tremblay (Jack) give stunning performances.

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts Editor

April 6, 2016

"Room", which was released January of this year, captivated audiences with its emotional intensity, suspense, and its perfect illustration of  a mother and son's perseverance through a hellish experience. Based off of the novel by Emma Donaghue, the plot follows Ma (played by the award winning Brie...

“Joy” to the World

Jennifer Lawrence stars in new movie

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts Editor

January 5, 2016

"Joy", which came out December 25, 2015, is inspired by true events, following the life of Italian-American Joy Mangano, the imaginative inventor of the Miracle Mop. Joy fights her way to success in the ruthless world of business, dealing with fraud, disappointment and personal financial struggle along...

Movie Review: The Babadook

Lily Sanz, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2015

Rarely does it so happen that a thriller film roots itself in artistic intentions, much less has a hint of symbolic brilliance. However, Jennifer Kent’s “The Babadook,” managed to do just that. “The Babadook” tells the gruesome story of a widowed mother, Amelia (Essie Davis), and her son...

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