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Thursday, June 4th 2020

Michael Moore’s New Film Invades UCSB

Gustavo Gonzalez The MultiCultural Center screened award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore’s most recent documentary, Where to Invade Next, on Monday, May 3 as part of the Next...

UCSB’s Magic Lantern Films Presents Oscar-Winning “Jojo Rabbit”

Alyssa Tinoco Contributing Writer On Feb. 7 and 10, UC Santa Barbara’s Magic Lantern Films hosted a screening of Director Taika Waititi’s sadistic yet wholesome film...

SBIFF Honors Outstanding Performers with Virtuosos Award

Katana Dumont Features Editor Tuesday, Feb. 4 was a night full of mishaps, absences, and heated debate at the 29th Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuosos...

The Flawed but Fun Mess that was “Suicide Squad”

Jennica Martin Staff Writer What do you get when you combine a film about some of the most notorious villains from the DC Comic Universe with...

UCSB Reads Presents Author Luis Urrea

As a culmination of the 2017 UCSB Reads program, author Luis Alberto Urrea gave a talk at Campbell Hall last Monday, sharing the gripping fictional story of three immigrants to help the audience understand troubling aspects that surround immigration in this country.

Unskilled Laborer and Mother of Three Con a Billionaire in “Overboard”

Addison Morris Staff Writer "Overboard" set sail into theaters last weekend and reeled in $29 million — a respectable sum but not enough to cover the...

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Kicks Ass Like Marvel Never Has Before

Coleman Gray Arts & Entertainment Editor After blasting off to an August-record $94 million dollar box office in its first weekend, I assume many of you...

Falling for Fall TV Shows

Angel Xiao Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator It is already the end of September, which marks the return of a myriad of television shows and the pilots...

Barely Alive from New York, It’s Saturday Night!

Shomik Mukherjee Illustration by Luis Bondoc, Staff Illustrator When great things come to fall, as they always inevitably do, it presents us an opportunity to dissect...

Don’t Let ‘Netflix and Chill’ Kill the Movie Theater Date

Cameron Speltz Speaking at the London Film Festival on Friday, Oct. 9, renowned director Christopher Nolan joined the ranks of consumers dissatisfied by the movie...