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Modern Ghibli Classic: ‘The Red Turtle’ Speaks Volumes Without Words

Modern Ghibli Classic: ‘The Red Turtle’ Speaks Volumes Without Words

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Staff Writer
February 20
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

A charming film from beloved animation studio Studio Ghibli teaching love, perseverance, and respect for nature.

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The OA: A Glittering Masterpiece, or Smoke and Mirrors?

The OA: A Glittering Masterpiece, or Smoke and Mirrors?

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Staff Writer
February 15
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

Netflix series "the OA" dazzles viewers with gorgeous production and out there plotlines.

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American Horror Story Starting To Lose Steam In Season Six

American Horror Story Starting To Lose Steam In Season Six

Justin de la Garza, Impact Staff
October 6
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

                                        Entertaining and a borderline spoof but far from a master piece, the sixth season of American Horror Story holds some promise with storytelling and characters depth, h...

‘Grace and Frankie’ Season 2 Is Golden

‘Grace and Frankie’ Season 2 Is Golden

Christine Coleman, Correspondent
July 9
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

GRACE AND FRANKIE Like a newly developed neighborhood that makes all the surrounding ones look rundown and in long for the better times of yesteryear, Netflix is quickly becoming the exclusive residence of choice for today’s smart and edgy programming. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, however, for t...

Dory Finds Herself A Star After Nemo Sequel

Dory Finds Herself A Star After Nemo Sequel

Darien Greene, Correspondent
July 9
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

Before walking into Finding Dory, I couldn’t help but wonder, “Do we need this? Is this necessary?” Disney marketing executives would say yes, Disney stockholders would say yes, and most importantly the parents of a little girl with a disability would say yes. Finding Dory exists as the produc...

‘Room’ One Of The Best of 2016

‘Room’ One Of The Best of 2016

Darian Greene, Contributor
July 8
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Television

“Room” is a heart-wrenching, but profoundly enriching story about creating your own reality in the face of insurmountable adversity. Directed with aplomb by Lenny Abrahamson, this tiny film blesses us with transcendent performances by all principle actors, but especially Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay. Based...

Cultural Fears, Unruly Children, and the Recurring Themes in Horror Films: A Comparison of Child’s Play (1988) and Orphan (2009)

Cultural Fears, Unruly Children, and the Recurring Themes in Horror Films: A Comparison of Child’s Play (1988) and Orphan (2009)

Rashaan Pace, Impact Staff
April 16
Filed under Movies and Television, True Story

  According to the Holy Bible’s story in Genesis, Chapter 4, which depicts the brutal slaying of Abel by his brother Cain, the concept of violence, in particular, murder is as old as creation. The story suggests that because of sin, the inability to control one’s emotions can lead various per...

SpongeBob: Sponge Out Of Water A Crowd Pleaser

SpongeBob: Sponge Out Of Water A Crowd Pleaser

Joseph Ocasio, Impact Correspondent
March 17
Filed under Movies and Television

  Has it really been 16 years since SpongeBob first came into existence and became a pop culture icon over night by the Nickelodeon Television network? Man, I remember watch the show all the way to my junior year in high school. Practically everyone I knew loved SpongeBob. Whether you were a...

Zoolander 2 Announced to Release in 2016

Zoolander 2 Announced to Release in 2016

John Principio, Entertainment Editor
March 10
Filed under Anything That's Rock N' Roll, Entertainment, Featured Entertainment, Movies and Television

While millions of people tuned into the coveted Paris Fashion Week this March, there were two runway-walkers who may have stolen the spotlight and the story of the entire event. Clad in pieces from Valentino Garavani’s 2015 fall collection, Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) and fellow male model Hansel...

2015 Oscars A Platform For Outspoken Stances

2015 Oscars A Platform For Outspoken Stances

John Principio, Entertainment Editor
March 4
Filed under Movies and Television

The most highly anticipated event in show biz took place on Feb. 22—the Oscars. This year marked the 87th annual celebration. Millions of people tune in to this annual celebration every year. From the red carpet to the extravagant dresses to the controversial performances, the Oscars never cease to...

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