The Brilliance Behind Gillette’s Newest Ad

The Brilliance Behind Gillette’s Newest Ad

Advertisements in themselves are an art— and a powerful one at that. Although movies and other visual mediums have the ability to entertain an audience through sight, advertisements have a sole purpose to convince and inform viewers. The validity that they carry has the potential to change an entire population’s opinion. Think about how propaganda […]

‘Kingdom’ Brings Korean Horror Back to Netflix

‘Kingdom’ Brings Korean Horror Back to Netflix

One can’t deny that South Korea is the master of drama. Most people watch Korean dramas here and there, but they’ll never announce it. Let’s be real for a second—these works are the epitome of a guilty pleasure. Something that I admire about Korean filmmaking is how versatile it is when producing quality films. One […]

The Cinematic World Says Goodbye to an Important Woman

The Cinematic World Says Goodbye to an Important Woman

For the first time ever, Penny Marshall, who had a successful career bringing people smiles both on the screen and off, has left her fans in tears. One of the highest-grossing female directors in Hollywood, Marshall has established a legacy for many young auteurs to follow that will go beyond her death. Not only did […]

Zac Efron is the New Ted Bundy

Zac Efron is the New Ted Bundy

There’s a new genre of film and television that has taken the world by storm. Not a day goes by where I don’t hear someone announce their guilty pleasure of enjoying “serial killer dramas” or “assassin documentaries.” My Friend Dahmer, Mindhunter, and Dexter are just some examples of the binge-worthy category. There is something incredibly interesting […]

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Brings Back the Magic

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Brings Back the Magic

Who Didn’t Want to Attend Hogwarts? The Harry Potter franchise is the foundation of many people’s childhood. It was a story that had it all, from typical teenage problems to flying broomsticks and dragons. If you don’t remember the book parties that were held at Borders or Barnes and Noble when each novel was released, […]

Magical Realism: The Force Behind Latin American Art (Part One)

Magical Realism: The Force Behind Latin American Art (Part One)

Latin American culture was birthed from a mixture of European and Indigenous beliefs. As Conquistadors worked to eliminate the traditions of the Mayas, Incas, Yanomamis (and many more) there was an intellectual blend. During the discovery of the New World and well into the Enlightenment, the Indigenous people embraced myths to explain the universe, while […]