All posts tagged "films"

  • TLC’s Top Five Halloween Flicks

    By Trent Smith– It’s that time of year again when blood, guts and nostalgia combine to create what can only be described as Halloween. ’Tis the season of falling leaves, ridiculous costume parties and scary movies.Your fondest...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Review: ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ is an intriguing adaptation

    By Esther Lee– The proverb, “Every cloud has a silver lining,” means that in any bad situation, there is some good that comes out of it. Silver Linings Playbook was a well crafted movie about two people...

    • Posted November 27, 2012
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  • Review: ‘Arthur Christmas’ warms hearts

    By Esther Lee– So how does Santa deliver presents to all the children in one night? Well, Santa uses advanced technology and state of the art military strategies with the help of his highly-trained elves. He travels...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Shavua Tov! Jewish Cultural Diversity Week: ‘Steel Toes’ screened at U of L

    By Simon Isham– Rage and intolerance collided with compassion at a free screening of the award-winning film “Steel Toes” on Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at Chao Auditorium in the basement of Ekstrom library. The film screening...

    • Posted November 8, 2012
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  • Anderson’s ‘The Master’ is a masterpiece

    By Lee Cole– Paul Thomas Anderson has established himself as one of the premier American filmmakers in the modern era.  With classics like “Boogie Nights,” “Magnolia,” and 2007’s monumental “There Will Be Blood” already behind him, the...

    • Posted October 23, 2012
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  • Review: ‘House at the End of the Street’

    By Rebecca Timberlake– Coming off the success of “The Hunger Games”, Jennifer Lawrence has been acquiring roles very different from that of Katniss Everdeen in an attempt to avoid typecasting. “House at the End of the Street”,...

    • Posted October 16, 2012
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  • LGBT Film Festival: a colorful, moving showcase

    By Lara Kinne– The Floyd Theater was in rainbows last weekend as Louisville’s LGBT Film Festival returned to campus in its second consecutive year. Presented by the Kentucky Fairness Alliance, thirty-seven film entries were showcased over the...

    • Posted August 22, 2012
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  • Five movies no to watch on Netflix

    By Lee Cole– If you’re loading your Netflix que for the first weekend of summer, here are five movies you won’t want on it: “Birdemic: Shock and Terror” With a title like “Birdemic,” it’s hard to imagine...

    • Posted May 3, 2012
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  • ‘The Hunger Games’ heralds hometown talent

    By Rebecca Timerblake– New York, California, Illinois and now Kentucky… It has become a widely accepted fact that Kentucky has horses, George Clooney and Johnny Depp – but there seems to be a new breed of talent...

    • Posted March 27, 2012
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  • 5 romantic comedies to watch this holiday

    By Josephine Lee– “Sweet Home Alabama” “Why you wanna marry me for anyway?” “So I can kiss you any time I want.” In this movie, Reese Witherspoon goes home to her southern roots – and to Josh...

    • Posted February 14, 2012
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