Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

By Andrew Haas When it comes to the standalone films within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the Thor movies tend to be low on people’s rankings. This isn’t to say that these movies about the god of thunder are terrible. Thor (2011) is a decent fish-out-of-water story that features an epic mythology, but while Thor: The Dark World (2013) has its moments, many people thought it … Continue reading Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

Opinion: Jonas Punched Me in the Gut and Not in a Good Way

By Anna Jirgal Have you ever watched the Super Bowl? You know, your family and all your friends are gorging themselves on burgers, dip, and whatever concoction Aunt Sally made that looks super suspicious but tastes amazing. Besides, let’s be honest, half of you are only there for the food anyway. The food and one other thing: commercials. Because billions of dollars look fantastic on … Continue reading Opinion: Jonas Punched Me in the Gut and Not in a Good Way

Review: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2, Episode 1, “Madmax”

By Troi Watts The highly anticipated second season of the Netflix original series Stranger Things is finally available! Most people have already binged their way through the nine-episode season and have answered the very important question: is this season better than the first? I won’t answer that here, but I will let you know if you’re going to be left satisfied after the season premiere. … Continue reading Review: ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2, Episode 1, “Madmax”

From the Vault Review: ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ (1986)

By Andrew Haas When people hear the names Alan Menken and Howard Ashman, they often associate the two with the iconic songs they wrote for Disney animated classics like The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, and Aladdin. But before they were the biggest songwriters of the Disney Renaissance, they started in theatre, where they turned a low budget Roger Corman B-movie about a man-eating … Continue reading From the Vault Review: ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ (1986)

Opinion: Why You Should Watch ‘Warehouse 13’

By Troi Watts Believe it or not, there was a time when the SyFy channel created and aired well-done shows. Warehouse 13 was one of those rare gems. With fresh ideas, great humor, and creative plot lines, this show should definitely be on your watch list. Warehouse 13 follows the adventures of Pete Latimer and Myka Berring, two Secret Service agents who are chosen to … Continue reading Opinion: Why You Should Watch ‘Warehouse 13’