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Sunday, October 25th 2020

Script to Screen: Pollock Theater Screens “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”

Wendy Matias Contributing Writer On Saturday, Jan. 11, Pollock Theater screened "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" (2019), a film directed by Marielle Heller and centered...

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...

Sick of the Same Old Same Old This Valentine’s Day?

Bryn Lemon Staff Writer That Hallmark-iest of holidays is bearing down on us once again, and with it, the sound of men across the nation mourning...

John Wick is Back and Kicking Ass Again

Jennica Martin Staff Writer After pleasantly surprising everyone with “John Wick,” Keanu Reeves is once again kicking ass and raising puppies in “John Wick: Chapter 2.”...

Is Netflix’s VPN Ban Simply Delaying the Inevitable “Global Netflix”?

David Wills Staff Writer Illustration by Amairani Palacios Netflix updated their terms and conditions last week with a clause that prohibits the use of virtual private networks...

Carsey-Wolf Center Hosts Discussion With Kira Synder, Writer of “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Alyssa Tinoco Contributing Writer On Tuesday, Feb. 4, the Carsey-Wolf Center welcomed Kira Snyder, an award-winning writer and executive producer, for a screening of episode 11...

Script to Screen Takes Audiences Into the Mind Behind the Shark

Madeleine Lee Staff Reporter Anyone who has grown up with cable has probably seen the topless blonde in the opening scene of Jaws ripped to shreds...

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...

Pollock Theater Joined by Oscar-nominated Screenwriter John Ridley of ’12 Years a Slave’

Evelin Lopez Staff Writer Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer The University of California, Santa Barbara’s Carsey-Wolf Center’s "Script-to-Screen" series presented the Oscar-nominated 2013 film "12 Years...

Four TV Shows for Students to Binge During Quarantine

Kayla Curtis-Evans Contributing Writer It’s safe to say that many of us have acquired considerable amounts of free time as we social distance to combat the...