‘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, […]

Contagion spreads entertainment

By: Logan Pierce, editor-in-chief In movies, the lone protagonist rising to the occasion often resolves the conflict. Audiences like to root for the underdog. Contagion differs from traditional Hollywood storytelling in its attempt to portray a more realistic depiction of crisis management. If this were “I am Legend,” the film would focus on one heroic […]