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“Bohemian Rhapsody” honors Queen

“Bohemian Rhapsody” honors Queen

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

If there is one thing the movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” can do, it’s transform a cheerful ballad into something soul-crushing. “Bohemian Rhapsody” is a biographical narrative about the band Queen and the secretive life of its lead singer, Freddie Mercury. The film isn’t perfect. The beginn...

“Black Panther” is one of Marvel’s finest

Nakiya Parker, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

The anticipation for this movie was like no other. With film predecessors such as “Hancock,” “Catwoman” and “Steel,” “Black Panther” released at a prominent time for people of color in America. Perhaps it’s not the absolute best Marvel movie, however I believe it ranks among Marvel’s...

“Call Me by Your Name” is not just a “gay film”

“Call Me by Your Name” is not just a “gay film”

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Last year at the Oscars, “Moonlight” became the first film to win best picture that featured a LGBT lead in all 89 years of the ceremony. Notice that I did not say “the first gay film” to win. “Moonlight” is not a “gay film.” “Moonlight” is a film about someone who is gay. Take...

Deadpool entertains with action, humor

Aubrey King, Features Editor

February 19, 2016

Over the past ten years, superhero movies have become less innovative and more commonplace. Now the once new and exciting genre seems almost derivative. Marvel’s “Deadpool” takes this notion and hits it over the head with a sledgehammer. “Deadpool” follows Wade Wilson, an ex-special force...