The Fate of ‘X-Men’ Under Disney

The Fate of ‘X-Men’ Under Disney

It’s hard to look at any media headline that hasn’t mentioned the recent Disney buyout of 21st Century Fox for $71.3 billion. The deal is monumental in both the financial scale and the entertainment world since it sows the seeds for Disney’s possible monopoly on film. With the details of this buyout being finalized, the […]

The ‘Aladdin’ Problem

The ‘Aladdin’ Problem

Alright, we’ve heard all the trash talk. We’ve seen all the memes. We know that Will Smith’s Genie in 2019s Aladdin live-action remake looks bad. It’s the uncanny valley effect at its finest. His human face doesn’t implant itself onto a CGI body smoothly at all, and the dissociation is compounded upon motion when you […]

Hasan Minhaj’s ‘Patriot Act’ is Back

Hasan Minhaj’s ‘Patriot Act’ is Back

In an age of increasing digital distraction and political tensions between various generations of Americans, a single voice rings out amongst the masses to bring forth the issues that matter most to those who are about to start the rest of their lives. Hasan Minhaj, former political correspondent of The Daily Show, has made his […]

Jordan Peele’s Descent into Psychological Horror

Jordan Peele’s Descent into Psychological Horror

In early 2017, comedian Jordan Peele burst onto the horror scene with Get Out; an unsettling body snatching flick with overt undertones about social issues pertaining to race in modern America. The film addressed controversial topics, such as racial profiling, interracial relationships, and slavery. However, it was not merely an analysis of the plight of […]