The Guilfordian

Snobbery: Is Scorsese the cinema gatekeeper?

Annie Vo, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

While many would consider the Marvel Cinematic Universe to be one of the most illustrious franchises of the film industry, some, such as influential filmmaker Martin Scorsese, beg to differ. Scorsese’s recent comments on his animosity towards the MCU not only reveals the issues with his snobbery, ...

Marvel’s not-so-secret superpower: diversity in comics

Marvel's not-so-secret superpower: diversity in comics

Aubrey King, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

You stand on the corner of a busy street. Suddenly, a stolen armored truck hurtles by, police cars in pursuit. What is this? The city’s guardian is flying above the chaos. With tights of neon and muscles of metal, the hero rockets towards the criminals. What does this person of power look like?...

‘Big Hero 6’ suffers from stale plot but features fantastic characters

Emma Rumpl, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

Both Marvel Studios’ action-packed, character-rich films and Walt Disney Animation Studios’ vibrant, heartwarming animated films have proven to be successful on the big screen. On Nov. 7, “Big Hero 6” — a fusion of each studio’s cinematographic style — was released in theaters across the...