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Since 2007, film/video professor Chad Phillips has been building a list he calls “Guilford’s Masterpieces.” He asks every student who takes his Masterpieces of the Cinema class for a list of their personal Top 10 “masterpieces of cinema” (and stresses to answer honestly). Ten years and almost 2,000 films later, these are the current Top 20.

“L.A. Confidential” still relevant today

McKinley Keener, Staff Writers September 15, 2017

Despite appearances, Los Angeles in the 1950s was not all high-class café society and Hollywood glamour. At least not in Curtis Hanson’s 1997 film “L.A. Confidential,” which follows three Los...

Letters from your black friend: another shooting

Jordan Clark ‘14, Guest Writer March 6, 2015

March 1, 2015, a task force in Los Angeles responded to a call on skid row after receiving a 911 call reporting a possible robbery.  The incident led towards an all too familiar police report of the victim...

Christopher Dorner: LA police department hero or villain?

John Kluepfel, Staff Writer February 22, 2013

Five people shot dead. A 10-day manhunt. One final shootout, one burned-down cabin and one ex-cop on a killing rampage. Christopher Dorner, former Los Angeles police officer and United States Navy reservist,...

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