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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ leaves viewers creating their own end theories

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ leaves viewers creating their own end theories

Abby Fleming '20

April 2, 2019


Filed under Arts, National art blog

The ending of Jordan Peele’s “Us” left viewers questioning everything they had seen in the film up until that point. But what we were wondering the most was, what does this mean? The internet hosts dozens of theories about what Peele’s ambiguous ending could have meant, but only a few seem feas...

“The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind” endears audiences with remarkable true story

“The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind” endears audiences with remarkable true story

Tallula Taylor '21

March 22, 2019


Filed under Arts, National art blog

If you are looking for a simple yet emotional biopic featuring a stellar cast, “The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind” is a great choice. “The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind” is a Netflix movie (in select theaters as well) that is based on the book by the same title. The novel, by William Kamkwamba, is...

“What Men Want” utilizes comedy to reveal real gender bias problems in the workplace

“What Men Want” utilizes comedy to reveal real gender bias problems in the workplace

Katie Howard ’19

March 20, 2019


Filed under Arts, National art blog

The age old question: What the hell is going on in men’s heads? “What Men Want” answers this question, as well as highlights the trials and tribulations of being a hardworking woman in a man's world. These serious themes are buoyed by comedic levity to maintain a light hearted feel to an all around...

‘The Favourite’ and ‘Roma’ take lead in 2019 Oscar nominations

‘The Favourite’ and ‘Roma’ take lead in 2019 Oscar nominations

February 23, 2019


Filed under Arts, National art blog

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the year’s long awaited Oscar nominations early Jan. 21. Yorgos Lanthimos’ “The Favourite” and Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” led all nominations at 10 a piece, including nominations in best picture and best director. Along with Cuaron...

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