Insight

Mar. 05, 2019

‘Trilogy of the Sacred and the Satanic’ presents disappointing, boring story

True / False’s free screenings were supposed to be classic inspirations for modern film, but they instead offered little excitement.

Mar. 05, 2019

After a six-year hiatus, the Jonas Brothers are back and better than ever

The Jonas Brothers formed their band when I was five years old. Here’s why as a college student, this is the best entertainment news I have heard in weeks.

Mar. 04, 2019

‘The Commons’ captures protests of UNC Confederate statue

The documentary highlights the protests to remove the University of North Carolina’s Confederate monument following the Charlottesville riots.

Mar. 03, 2019

LARP is more than just role-play in ‘The Magic Life of V’

A young woman deals with her childhood trauma through live action role-playing.

Feb. 26, 2019

Indie's fastest rising star Soccer Mommy to visit True/False

Sophie Allison’s music is leading the next generation of indie.

Feb. 26, 2019

Sir Babygirl’s debut album is endearingly, excessively vibrant

“Crush on Me” is a brief, fast-paced pop album that looks beyond the genre’s normal tropes.

Feb. 26, 2019

Best and worst of awards season 2019

An awards season narrative with new developments every day is reflective of an industry in transition.

Feb. 19, 2019

New Oscar categories for 2018 films

Move these awards to commercial breaks instead of cinematography, makeup or editing.

Feb. 19, 2019

Indie Band Young the Giant captivates crowd at The Blue Note

With their lively tunes and artistic lyrics, Young the Giant really put on a show this weekend at The Blue Note.

Feb. 18, 2019

Ragtag presented ‘Gravity’ with insight into its production

The film comments on the nature of danger, our will to live and the power our minds have over any situation.

Feb. 18, 2019

Movies that flew under radar in 2018

In another year, a less crowded field or maybe a different world altogether, these dark horse contenders might’ve been nominated.

Feb. 13, 2019

Ariana Grande kicks off the year with release of “Thank U, Next”

Grande’s fifth studio album boasts messages of self-love and a subtle tribute to late Mac Miller.

Feb. 13, 2019

‘High Flying Bird’ creates compelling drama out of negotiations

Directed by Steven Soderbergh, the new Netflix drama takes on the hypocrisies of the sports industry and reckons with Netflix’s place in the movie business.

Feb. 12, 2019

What’s hot at Sundance 2019

Amazon took control of the market this year, spending a record $47 million while other studios like Fox Searchlight remained relatively quiet.

Feb. 12, 2019

‘Cold War’ finds musical romance in post-World War II Poland

Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film, the Polish musical is technically stunning but somewhat emotionally reserved.

Feb. 12, 2019

‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ is a disappointing fragment of a thriller

Despite stellar performances from an all-star cast, the film tediously follows a lackluster storyline teeming with gore and jump scares.

Feb. 11, 2019

A revitalization has come to the comic book industry for various reasons

Comic books aren't leaving any time soon, and we might even be entering another golden age.

Feb. 07, 2019

‘Green Book’ Review: When southern prejudice forces two different men to work together

On a journey in the South as a black pianist with a white driver, the men are pushed to understand each other and grow to appreciate their differences.

Feb. 07, 2019

MOVE Magazine’s most anticipated films of 2019

Exciting follow-ups and fresh independent work fuel this year’s upcoming films.

Feb. 06, 2019

Chinese Students and Scholars Association celebrates Lunar New Year

The Chinese Spring Festival Gala included a range of cultural performances.