Movies and History: Schindler’s List
Feb 3rd '19

Movies and History: Schindler’s List

January 27 was International Holocaust Remembrance Day. It marks the liberation of Auschwitz by Allied Forces (specifically the Russians) during World War II, and it is also a day set aside in which to remember the 6.5 million Jews who were systematically slaughtered and murdered by the Nazis. 6 million is a number almost too […]

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25 Years of JURASSIC PARK

25 Years of JURASSIC PARK

June 11, 1993.  I had just graduated high school, and was in New York City with the Thespian Club from my high school. We saw Kiss of the Spider Woman on Broadway (it had only been a week or so since Chita Rivera had won the Tony award for her performance), along with the George Gershwin’s […]

Stream of Consciousness: ‘Ready Player One’

Stream of Consciousness: ‘Ready Player One’

Do these need explanations anymore? I try to shut off my brain and just enjoy a movie, but I can never shut it off entirely. So, here we go: — As always, SPOILERS!! — Why are there always so many previews before a movie anymore? It’s a full 20 minutes of previews! I don’t understand […]