Preview: Star Citizen

    Article written by Atharv Patankar. From the mind of Chris Roberts, acclaimed creator of glorious space simulators, Wing Commander and Freelancer, comes STAR CITIZEN. Built on the fourth generation of the CryEngine, 100% crowd funded, it is an upcoming space trading and combat simulator video game for Microsoft Windows and Linux. “I don’t…

Interstellar – “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night”

Article written by Tae Jun Seo, images from Allstar, Legacy Pictures. Ever since mankind began to study the stars shining above us, we have been struck by the awe, beauty, and mystery of the universe. We have made many attempts to comprehend the wonders that shine above us every night, but the candid truth is that…

An Obsession with Dystopia

    Article written by Liam Langan. Cover photo from The Walking Dead, AMC. Photo above from The Hunger Games, Lionsgate. The portal through which humans see the world at its uttermost devastating spans from the loss of basic human morality to fighting man eating zombies. In film and literature, artists have a certain aspiration to capitalize…

Her: An Omen On Modern Love

    Her is a movie directed by Spike Jonze (Being John Malkovich, Adaptation) starring Joaquin Phoenix (Theodore Twombly), Rooney Mara (Catherine), Amy Adams (Amy), and Olivia Wilde (Date). Already considered a strong contender for the Academy Awards, Her has already become a cult-classic among the plethora of modern-love film fanatics. At the same time…

Romeo and Juliet Through the Years

Exclude all the swordfights and the masquerades and you have a masterpiece on adolescent naïveté. Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a timeless play and throughout the centuries of its existence, many have attempted to replicate this piece of work, but how close have these film adaptations come to adding a modern touch without straying from…

A Review: Breaking Bad

What would you do if you were diagnosed with cancer but you wanted to leave a legacy? Walter White a father, a husband, and a high school chemistry teacher chose to become a drug lord. It’s loved, its praised, and nominated for nearly every award there is out there and that’s really no surprise. The…