‘Divergent’ captivates the imagination

By Carina Snow Assistant Editor   If the recent film history of “The Hunger Games” movies is any indication of future silver-screen success, then Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” is the next big book-to-film trilogy—and a good one. Lionsgate-Summit’s “Divergent” film, directed by Neil Burger, hit theaters March 21 and stole the No. 1 box office spot, […]

Society feeds zombie hype

 Bryan Mangieri Reporter During Halloween of last year, several reputable news sources reported the Center for Disease Control trained US Marines and Navy special operations forces how to react in case of zombie apocalypse. It was no joke, rather a guise to draw attention to the purpose of the CDC. So said the CDC. This, […]

Hollywood breaks new ground with “Cloud Atlas”

Chelsea Ratterman Editor In Chief Remember when the prediction was Oscar season would bring smarter movies? Perhaps Hollywood has outdone itself this time. “Cloud Atlas” is the most recent ground-breaking film from an industry that hasn’t done a lot of ground-breaking lately. Perhaps it is the deep thought required to understand the meaning of it, […]

Star Wars Blu Ray changes leaves fan feeling green

By: Dennis Gosnell, Assignment Editor People who alter or destroy works of art and our cultural heritage for profit or as an exercise of power are barbarians, and if the laws of the United States continue to condone this behavior, history will surely classify us as a barbaric society. In the future it will become […]