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Predicting the Oscars: 2012 Edition

Sammy Warshaw, A&E Editor

January 17, 2012

A little while back, I wrote a piece about what to expect from the crazy time of Oscar season. I told people to look out for a few films, but the truth was, no one really knew what films were going to be good. Now, as January is here and the Golden Globe nominations are out, I can still proudly say that...

The Muppets: A Review

Nick Siegel, Staff Writer

December 21, 2011

"The Muppets” is not "just another Muppets movie”; instead, it is a statement that the franchise is not dead and a healthy reminder to everyone that when done well, the Muppets can appeal to audiences across many demographics. To help write the movie, Disney got well-known Muppet fan Jason Segel to...

Happy Feet Two: An Adorable Letdown

Erik Sommer, Staff Writer

December 17, 2011

Having Elijah Wood, Matt Damon, Common, Robin Williams, Pink, and Brad Pitt together in a room would be enough to make most star-struck. Combining the talents of these critically-acclaimed celebrities in a film would seemingly drive flocks of moviegoers to the box office with great expectation. Oddly...

Educated Guesses for Cinema’s Wildest Season

Sammy Warshaw, A&E Editor

November 9, 2011

Fret not, eager filmgoers. The journey through the mediocrity of post-summer and fall films is coming to an end. Need I say more? It’s Oscar season, baby. It’s okay that you haven’t been to the movies in a month. Coming from me, that’s a pretty huge statement. To give you an idea, I’m usually...

Return of The King: “The Lion King 3D” Review

Haley Randich

October 11, 2011

Last week, a 17 year-old classic finished its second theatrical release, with a two week run with a total gross of $61.7 million, drawing in viewers of all ages, some of them Staples students. The Lion King’s second success’ key factor? 3D. Or was it? For Christina Kelly ’12, who saw the movi...

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