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“The Nice Guys” is a film that seemingly creates its own rules around its strange environment. The more the film moves forward, the more the audience is able to slip into this surreal period semi-satire. It is so relaxed and oddly paced that it almost transcends the buddy-detective clichés of days old, while somehow easing …

By L.N. Harrison // Staff Writer After hearing about I Saw the Light last month, there was a certain amount of curiosity and intrigue that followed. A biopic about country legend Hank Williams, as portrayed by Tom Hiddleston, a native of England? At this point, audiences have seen Tom Hiddleston play a Norse god, a WWI-era military man, …

Divergent Allegiant

By Kristina Kincer // Contributing Writer The long-awaited answer as to what lies over the wall in The Divergent Series is finally answered, but at great cost to entertainment. The latest installment of the series, Allegiant, is the third of the four-part film adaptation of Veronica Roth’s post-apocalyptic dystopian books. This film repeats the previous …

The Witch

By Lewis Lockridge // Contributing Writer From writer-director Robert Eggers in his directorial debut comes The Witch, an original folktale that follows a Puritan family’s descent into mania following a child’s abduction, when they begin to turn on one another like a pack of wolves. Set in the 1630s, William (Ralph Ineson), his wife Katherine (Kate …

Where to begin with a film such as Hail, Caesar!? This movie is so enigmatic, crazy and so Coen. The movie creates a world in itself that has to be seen to be believed. The story begins with Capital Studio putting on Hail, Caesar!, their biggest production yet. The 1950s studio is bustling and booming with the intent of creating a masterpiece, …

Rooster Teech Lazer Team

Lazer Team, the first feature-length film from Rooster Teeth, was purely funded by the ginormous fan base the Austin, Texas-based production company garnered. The company now holds the record for Indiegogo’s second largest campaign by raising over 2.5 million dollars (four times their goal). Over the years, Rooster Teeth has grown to be one of the largest companies derived from YouTube. The company …