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Tuesday, June 2nd 2020

Batman Needs Robin Because We Need Diversity

Jennica Martin Staff Writer “Hey Ben, like Tim said, Batman needs a Robin.”  These simple words at the end of an audition video sparked a debate...

“The Maze Runner” Finale Gets Lost in The Action

Addison Morris “The Death Cure,” the delayed final installment to the popular “The Maze Runner” trilogy, premiered in theaters Thursday, January 25. Reuniting a familiar...

“Deadpool 2” Q&A Reveals Unique Production Experience

Charles Stock “If you can’t put it in another superhero movie, then you put it in 'Deadpool,'” exclaimed co-writers and co-producers Rhett Reese and Paul...

Oscar-Nominated UCSB Alumnus Don Hertzfeldt Brings Hilarity to Pollock Theater

Kyle Roe Copy Editor Don Hertzfeldt found the inspiration for his latest short film, World of Tomorrow, in an extremely unlikely place: the random, often inane...

27th Annual Reel Loud Film Festival Showcases Fresh Talent and Variety

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter UC Santa Barbara’s artistic community gathered at Campbell Hall on Friday to showcase its creative talent through original short films, works...

Greendale’s (Not So) Finest Gang Returns for the Sixth Season of ‘Community’

David Wills Staff Writer Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator The study group lives on! After countless hurdles, Community is back for a sixth season on Yahoo! Screen...

Through the Looking Glass: How Found Footage Films Might Be Best Left Unfound

Thea Cabrera In this new era of social networking, micro-budget filmmaking, and the proliferation of front-facing cameras, someone had to come along to combine these...

Spin-Off Miniseries: Low ‘Stakes,’ High Reward

Miguel Rodriguez Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator How many times have you watched a TV show or a movie, or even read a book, and fallen...

Spike and Mike’s Classical Festival of Animation

Coleman Gray Staff Writer Spike and Mike’s Classical Festival of Animation played at University of California, Santa Barbara’s own Campbell Hall on Friday, April 4, as...

Rock Docs Series Rolls First with ‘Don’t Look Back’

Madison Donahue-Wolfe Staff Writer Rock Docs, the documentary series featuring prolific music icons, has come to University of California, Santa Barbara courtesy of the Carsey-Wolf Center,...