All posts tagged "movies"

  • ‘The Artist’ deserves your attention

    By Ben Nance– Do you enjoy silent films? If your answer to this question is “yes,” then see “The Artist.” If your answer to this question is “no,” then see “The Artist.” If your answer is, “I’ve...

    • Posted February 7, 2012
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  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: A thinking man’s thriller

    By Ben Nance– Despite what James Bond would have you believe, working for MI6 is no glamorous affair. “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” is a movie grounded in a bleaker, more realistic spy universe, where a stolen archive...

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • The Cardinal Presents: Top Five Christmas Movies of all time

    by Lee Cole– The airwaves are inundated with Christmas movies in December, and it is difficult to sift through all of them to find what’s worth watching and what should be avoided. Frankly, there are more Christmas...

    • Posted December 6, 2011
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  • ‘Hugo’ reveals the magic of cinema

    By Samuel Dent– It is unlikely that “Hugo” will go down as one of famed director Martin Scorsese’s most renowned or ambitious works. With an illustrious Hollywood filmography that includes items such as “Taxi Driver,” “Raging Bull”...

    • Posted December 6, 2011
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  • ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene’ leaves haunting impression

    By Ben Nance– “Martha Marcy May Marlene” refuses to release you from its tightening grip during its 120 minute running time. “What? No!” will more or less be your alarmed vocal reaction after viewing the unbearably tense...

    • Posted December 1, 2011
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  • The Top Five basketball movies of all time

    By Hunter Saylor– It is a special time for the state of Kentucky: basketball season. With two of the most elite basketball programs in the country in the same state, residents of Kentucky live for basketball season....

    • Posted November 15, 2011
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  • What’s playing at Floyd Theater: November

    This month is a French takeover as part of the third annual Floyd Theater French Film Festival. Screenings of five contemporary french films run from Nov. 3 through the 18th; four of these have never been screened...

    • Posted November 3, 2011
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  • Harold and Kumar reunite for Christmas

    By Baylee Pulliam– The White Castle slider-seeking duo Harold and Kumar are back in the third installment of the franchise – and this time, they’re taking on Kris Kringle himself. John Chou (Harold) and Kal Penn (Kumar)...

    • Posted November 1, 2011
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  • Top five scariest scenes in movies history

    By Lee Cole– For cinema lovers everywhere, the month of October means one thing: scary movies. Each year around Halloween, television channels and local movie theaters are inundated with horror flicks and suspense films, many of them...

    • Posted October 25, 2011
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  • Chris Pratt hits a homerun in ‘Moneyball’

    By Ben Nance– Being cast in a critically acclaimed Hollywood drama as well as one of the hottest comedy series on TV is no minor accomplishment. Chris Pratt, an actor whom you might know as goofball Andy...

    • Posted October 4, 2011
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