Sunday, September 22nd 2019

‘Bloody, Violent, and Sexually Disturbing’: “Red Sparrow” is Unforgettable

Addison Morris Staff Writer Francis Lawrence’s spy thriller "Red Sparrow," based on ex-CIA agent Jason Matthews’ 2013 novel, hit theaters March 2. Fans who expect Jennifer...

The Undertaker’s Last Ride: An Overview and Tribute to the Legendary Career of Mark...

Matthew Lee Games Reporter On Apr. 2, after losing to Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 33, Mark Calaway left the stage and presumably ended his legendary career...

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...

‘Toy Story 4’ is the Latest in Line of Unnecessary Sequels

Shomik Mukherjee Staff Writer It’s difficult to imagine a person who watched all three of the films in Pixar’s Toy Story trilogy and didn’t feel something...

Cassandra Clare and the Chamber of Not-So-Secret Plagiarizing

Shanthi Guruswamy PROMOTIONS DIRECTOR Before Cassandra Clare became popular for her hit series, The Mortal Instruments, she was popular for other reasons — specifically for writing fanfiction...

“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...

Logan Lucky: A Cinematic Rebellion of the Working Class

Hugh Cook Logan Lucky reaches beyond the typical tropes found in heist films—flashy violence and dirty money—and instead uses a talented cast and fitting, West...

“Hugh Hefner’s After Dark” Screens at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Hugh Hefner is nearly synonymous with Playboy, the controversial magazine that has been a comfort for army service people and lonely souls...

Beatlemania Abound at “Let It Be” Documentary Showing

Noe Padilla Last Thursday, Jan. 24, Pollock Theater was full of Beatlemania as students and community members came to watch a showing of the Beatles...

Script to Screen: A Conversation with “Game of Thrones” Episode Director

Noe Padilla With season eight of “Game of Thrones” right around the corner, UCSB gave fans of the series an opportunity to interact with Jeremy...