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Thursday, July 16th 2020

“Fences” Cast Paints a Rich Adaptation of the Critically-Acclaimed Book

Ramya Ponnambalam In Fences, Denzel Washington does a fantastic job of translating August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play onto the big screen, a feat which has often...

Is There Too Much Media?

Quincy Lee In the time it takes for you to read this sentence, over an hour of footage will have been uploaded to Youtube. This...

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,...

‘Medium Cool’ Revisited

Gilberto Flores Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Presented by the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Carsey-Wolf Center, celebrated cinematographer and director Haskell Wexler visited Pollock...

Netflix Presents Marvel’s Jessica Jones

Abhishek Mehra Staff Writer The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been growing exponentially in the last decade. The latest addition to the ever-growing franchise is the Netflix...

Five Throwback Movies to Binge During Quarantine

Aiyana FraasContributing Writer This article contains minor spoilers for "Bolt," "Julie & Julia," "The King's Speech," "Silver Linings...

‘American Idol’ Retiring After 15 Seasons

David Wills Staff Writer Illustration by Carrie Ding, Staff Illustrator In what is sure to be news to many, the fourteenth season of American Idol concluded last week...

Superhero Movies Are Developing a More Mature Tone, and They’re Definitely Seeing Success

Christopher Tien Deadpool’s recent success has left audiences wanting more: more violence, more nudity, more profanity and more R-ratings in superhero movies. The newest evidence...

Immigrant and Ex-Convict Eddy Zheng’s Story Told in MCC Documentary Screening

Meiya Bledsoe A crowd of UCSB students filled the MultiCultural Center theater for a live screening of Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story, on Wednesday, Nov....

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...