Saturday, October 19th 2019

Impending Netflix-Disney Deal is a Pretty Big Deal

Jennica Martin Staff Writer This November, Netflix will have full streaming rights for all the movies made by Disney, Lucasfilm, Pixar and Marvel released after 2016....

The Artistry of “Raging Bull” with Michael Westmore

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer Last Thursday, the Carsey-Wolf Center brought “Raging Bull” to the Pollock Theater. The film is considered one of Martin Scorsese’s best, and...

Luke Cage is a Hero for the Real World

Amy Chase Staff Writer Until now, the superheroes of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe have fought aliens, worn capes, and flown about New York City, and none have...

‘American Horror Story: Coven’ Season Finale Wows With ‘The Seven Wonders’

Chloe Babauta Last week, the TV series "American Horror Story: Coven" aired its season finale. The critically acclaimed series ended its third season with a...

Practical Magic: Effects in the Era of Digital Filmmaking

Marissa Perez Executive Managing Editor Illustration by Amairani Palacios, Staff Illustrator As technology has advanced, computer-generated digital effects have only become cheaper, more realistic, and overall better—but...

Movie Review: ‘Nice Guys’ Don’t Always Finish Last

Jennica Martin Murder, violence, muscle cars, porn stars, Earth, Wind, & Fire—everything you’d expect from a ‘70s action comedy, and The Nice Guys satisfies every...

The Best Obscure Netflix Originals For a Night In

Ramya Ponnambalam There’s no denying Netflix’s immense success. Since its founding in 2007, the company has tripled its revenue to a whopping 9 billion dollars....

May Sweeps Bring Back the Ol’ Television Rodeo

Shomik Mukherjee Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Many have labeled the current era of television as the medium’s “second golden age.” But I believe...

Interview: S.A. Eberwein, Author of ‘Cash Your Investment’

Teni Adedeji Staff Writer While the name S.A. Eberwein might not seem familiar to you now, you may be seeing it on his debut book — Cash...

Gaucho Students “Express It Reel Loud” for 25 Years

Gustavo Gonzalez Staff Writer The University of California, Santa Barbara Film and Media Studies Department hosted the Reel Loud Film Festival this past Friday, May 27...