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‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel falls short

‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel falls short

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

The true crime of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” was how it turned such a rhapsodic and emotional film franchise into something so soulless and convoluted. “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is the second installment in the “Fantastic Beasts” franchise. During t...

Kevin Hart shines in ‘Night School’

Kevin Hart shines in ‘Night School’

Lucas Collazo, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Despite all the drama, stress and hard work that we go through, high school is still a very memorable time for us. However,  high schoolers must contend with stressful college admissions tests, such as the SAT’s or ACT’s. “Night School” is a movie that demonstrates the tears and joy of brin...

‘My Hero Academia’ delights audiences

‘My Hero Academia’ delights audiences

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

I hate people who do not follow movie theater etiquette. There is nothing worse than someone interrupting the middle of the movie because they have something to comment. Presumably, I should have hated the crowds for “My Hero Academia: Two Heroes.” Between the raucous laughter, the clapping afte...

“A Quiet Place” transforms horror genre

“A Quiet Place” transforms horror genre

Nathan Rabiej, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

“A Quiet Place” hit theatres on April 6, ending the long wait of many horror fans, such as myself, for a good flick. For a lot of us, the last good scare we had was the reimagining of Stephen King’s “It.” What makes “A Quiet Place” especially endearing is that John Krasinski, who many of...

Movie theaters in Greensboro offer variety

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

With seven different movie theaters, Greensboro offers many options for prospective moviegoers. Greensboro is not a large enough city to get limited movie releases or “platform releases,” which are movies released in a few cities to determine if they do well enough to be released widely. For example,...

Cinema shifts

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Sooner or later, everything changes. Evolving and adapting will always be necessary to survive. For instance, movie theaters have changed since the first permanent cinema, also known as the “moving picture” house, established in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in 1905. Back then, movie theaters were a...

Top films to catch from over winter break

Top films to catch from over winter break

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Right around the holidays is also right around the peak of movie theater popularity. During this time, families get nostalgic, students get bored and new movie releases get better. Winter break is the perfect time to get out of the house and out of the cold by spending two hours watching someone els...

Please turn off all electronic devices during the screening of: The Guilford Film Society

Please turn off all electronic devices during the screening of: The Guilford Film Society

Justyn Melrose, Staff Writer

October 26, 2012


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Sitting in your room alone, in the dark, watching “The Notebook” may sound like a great way to spend a Wednesday afternoon, but Guilford College has a better alternative for film lovers: The Guilford Film Society. “Everybody watches movies and everyone enjoys (film) on a different level …...