“Angry Birds” Can’t Take Flight

“Angry Birds” stopped being culturally relevant about three years ago. I just want to make that clear, because I haven’t heard anybody talk about it since around 2012 when Candy Crush took over people’s lives. Since it’s arrival in December of 2009, “Angry Birds” has gone from that game you played on the toilet, to […]

Movie of the Week: In Bruges

On a random summer morning back in 2008, I was scoping out Blockbuster (at a time when I was still taking it for granted) hoping to find a good new movie to watch. As I was strolling around the perimeter of the store glancing at the new releases, my eyes caught an unknown title starring […]

Seattle University Students Represent at Local Film Festival

Before the doors opened at the Seattle College and University Film Festival (SCUFF) over the weekend, University of Washington graduate and festival creator Will Cadra paced along a busy line of patrons. His event was sure to be packed. SCUFF had its first ever film-screening event this weekend, showing off student films from around Seattle. […]

Movie of the Week: Begin Again

The first decade of the new millennium saw the arrival of a lyrical voice in both music and film. With the release of “Once” in 2006, John Carney introduced the world to his love of music with the modern-day musical that radically changed the genre. It also gave us the extraordinary “Falling Slowly” that many […]

Movie of the Week: Braveheart

Do you like Mel Gibson? Scotland? Epic war films? Vengeance over a murdered love? FREEEEDOM? If you answered yes to any of those questions, look no further than the masterpiece… “Braveheart.” Whether or not you like Mel Gibson (or historical inaccuracies) there is no denying that “Braveheart” is his best film (and to me, probaby […]

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