The Guilfordian

Sam Mendes brings new war-movie spectacle

Sam Mendes, director of 1917.

Francisco Montenegro, Staff Writer

April 7, 2020

“1917” is the latest spectacle from director Sam Mendes, known for his work on “Skyfall.” Like Christopher Nolan’s WWII film “Dunkirk” from 2017, this film is a brilliant showcase of cinematography and suspense. However, this WWI tale takes a more emotional route, demonstrating the horror...

She Kills Monsters production: a preview

Anna Snider, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The name is Agnes Evans and the game is Dungeons & Dragons. With swords, daggers, shields and strength, Evans kills monsters and finishes what her sister, Tilly Evans, started. Agnes, a schoolteacher from Ohio, uses the role-playing fantasy game to better understand the life of her deceased teenage...

Sneaker feens: Is it the shoes? Gotta be the shoes

Sneaker feens: Is it the shoes? Gotta be the shoes

Ali Krantzler, Staff Writer

February 22, 2013

Air Jordan, Zoom Kobe VII, Lebron X and KD V are the names of National Basketball Association superstar sneakers that are sponsored by leading athletic brand Nike. Nike caters to a particular demographic: sneaker fanatics. On campus, they sport flashy shoes and title themselves “Sneaker Freaks”...