The Myth Of The Soul Mate

The Myth Of The Soul Mate

We live on a planet composed of (primarily) two genders: boys and girls. Our society seems to have the idea that the root of our existence is to find our one true love; or at the very least have copious amounts of sex. Is it even possible for boys and girls to be friends without […]

When Fiction Becomes Reality

When Fiction Becomes Reality

“The Internet is watching us now. If they want to. They can see what sites you visit. In the future, television will be watching us, and customizing itself to what it knows about us. The thrilling thing is, that will make us feel we’re part of the medium. The scary thing is, we’ll lose our […]

The Rise of Reality Television and its Lasting Consequences

The Rise of Reality Television and its Lasting Consequences

  “I could stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn’t lose voters.” -Presidential candidate Donald Trump at a 2016 Iowa campaign rally The year is 1973: Richard Nixon is President of the United States as well as being investigated for his contribution toward the Watergate scandal, The Vietnam War is […]

No Country For Old Men ( Directors)

No Country For Old Men ( Directors)

“I’m as guilty as anyone, because I helped to herald the digital era with Jurassic Park(1993). But the danger is that it can be abused to the point where nothing is eye-popping any more. We need to bring the audience back into partnership with storytelling.” -Steven Spielberg In 1968, Steven Spielberg debuted a twenty-six minute […]

And The Oscar Goes To…

And The Oscar Goes To…

The Academy Awards are the highest sought after award within the film community. To be nominated for an Oscar is, in itself, an incredible honor that follows each nominee for the entirety of their career or run of a film.    2017 celebrated The 89th Academy Award ceremony with a continuation of declining viewership. It […]